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Wild Spirit Lodge and Backpackers

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Reviewed 19 October 2017

An eclectic mix of wild & free travelers & creatives (guests & staff). This is definitely a place to put on the list if you like rustic getaways. The raw beauty of the Wild Spirit Lodge & it's surroundings was really special, you find yourself...More

Thank ShadoBall247
Response from WildSpiritLodge, Manager at Wild Spirit Lodge and BackpackersResponded 20 November 2017

Thank you SO much for this awesome review, we are so pleased you enjoyed your time and the delicious food :) All the best, hope to see you again. The Wild Spirit Crew

Reviewed 17 October 2017

My friend and I stayed here for 1 nigt and were very impressed with this hostel. Very friendly and helpful staff, especially Chiree. She gave us really good directions for a half day hike we had never heard of that she said was the best...More

Thank mikegriffin16
Response from WildSpiritLodge, Manager at Wild Spirit Lodge and BackpackersResponded 20 November 2017

Hi Mike, Thank you kindly for this review, I have passed on your message to Chiree. She says she hopes you will come back soon. It was a pleasure having you here. All the best :) The Wild Spirit Crew

Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

Best place I have ever visited. Friendly approachable people and beautiful animals. Loved the fires at night, great convo and vibe, met people from all over the world. Most beautiful views and the waterfall hike is mind blowing. Very rustic but fit right in with...More

Thank Anshé K
Response from WildSpiritLodge, Manager at Wild Spirit Lodge and BackpackersResponded 20 November 2017

Hi Anshe, Thanks very much for this kind review, we are so happy you enjoyed all the things that make Wild Spirit one of a kind :) All the best, The Wild Spirit Crew

Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

This place is unlike any other backpackers hostel that we have stayed, I can only imagine it's the closest I will ever come to staying in a hippy commune. The biggest thing to note that it is completely different in nice weather to bad weather....More

Thank Nicki H
Response from WildSpiritLodge, Manager at Wild Spirit Lodge and BackpackersResponded 20 November 2017

Hi Nicki, Thank you so much for your detailed review, we appreciate you taking the time to write this. We have taken your opinion into consideration regarding the rainy day feeling here and are looking at implementing some activities to make it a more comfortable...More

Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

Stayed there for 1 unforgettable night. They have had a drum night with amazing drum sounds and a fire artist show. And they cooked traditional, tasty South African food. There was a special spirit there, the people were just amazing. Wonderful hikes. And in the...More

Thank Christoph K
Response from WildSpiritLodge, Manager at Wild Spirit Lodge and BackpackersResponded 20 November 2017

Hi Christoph, Thank you so much for this lovely review, we are so happy you enjoyed your time with us and hope to see you again one day :) Best wishes, The Wild Spirit Crew

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Response from Beryl1973 | Reviewed this property |
Hi Stephanie, Details are below. You can get there via the Baz Bus. Wild Spirit Lodge and Backpackers R102 Nature’s Valley Road, The Crags, Western Cape, South Africa Tel : 044 534 8888 Cell : 082 828 8008 Fax: 086... More
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