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    Secret Spot International Backpackers and Surf Camp

    Shaka's Rock Main Rd, Shaka's Rock, South Africa
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    Chaka's Rock Chalets
    88 reviews
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    Overview
    • Excellent40%
    • Very good10%
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    • Terrible20%
    3 Aug 2017
    “SHOCKING!!!! False advertising! DONT STAY HERE!”
    29 Jan 2017
    “Terribly deceiving marketing don't expect much”
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Beachfront
    Pool
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    Wheelchair Access
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    Breakfast included
    1.5 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 4 August 2017

    We booked to stay here a few months before to attend a wedding near by, on arrival they didnt seem to know we were coming and stuck us in a disgusting room. Toilet didnt flush, cupboards where falling off, mirrors where covered in mold, old...More

    Thank beeboaden
    Reviewed 29 January 2017 via mobile

    We booked our December stay here after browsing a beautiful website , it was terribly disappointing the facilities don't look anything like the pictures the bathroom facilities are terrible and we're not cleaned once during our stay, there was only hot water once , the...More

    Thank Nadinecaylashaw
    Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

    The place is a dump, it's dirty and dilapidated. We decided to brave a shower after a strenuous 9 hour trip from Johannesburg as the bathroom is in a shocking state only to find no hot water as the plumber forgot to switch it back...More

    Thank Robin M
    Response from Charles S, Owner at Secret Spot International Backpackers and Surf CampResponded 11 October 2016

    Apologies for inconvenience the place had been flooded and we had done our best to try and get the room ready as soon as possible. Including the plumbing.There was a fully equipped kitchen inside the house with new cutlery that was available for guests use.With...More

    Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

    The place himself is realy beautifull and the women that in charge of the maintenance is realy nice. But there are few things that warent enough. First of all we had no hot water on the nearest showers so we had to use the dorms...More

    Thank idobentzur
    Reviewed 23 March 2016

    Took my girlfriend to secret spot so we could hang out on the beach explore the area and do some surfing. I don't expect too much from them because it is a backpackers but I've been to a few and this one is a little...More

    Thank Yolisa-Neo
    Chaka's Rock Chalets
    88 reviews
    #1 of 1 hotels in Shaka&#39;s Rock
     
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    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Beachfront
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    "NONE!!!!! Do yourself a favour and dont stay here."
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    "Cabins looked nice, dorms very basic."
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    "ask for one not close to the main road"
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    "Rooms are generally quiet, and surrounded by trees."
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