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    Cardboard Box Hostel

    15 Johann Albrecht St | West, Windhoek, Namibia
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    04/06/2017 05/06/2017
    1 room
    • 1 room
      2 adults
      • 2 adults
        0 children
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          Overview
          • Excellent18%
          • Very good24%
          • Average22%
          • Poor21%
          • Terrible12%
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          Breakfast included
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          Windhoek Gardens Guest House
          96 reviews
          #6 of 95 B&Bs / Inns in Windhoek
           
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          29 reviews
          #32 of 95 B&Bs / Inns in Windhoek
           
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          363 reviews
          #8 of 95 B&Bs / Inns in Windhoek
           
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          Reviews (106)
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          1 - 5 of 106 reviews

          Reviewed 2 weeks ago

          The single room I prebooked was like the spare room in an old house and in dire need of decoration. I arrived in the early evening, but that is no excuse for the poor state of the bathroom, basically unclean, sodden mats and leaks in...More

          Thank John H
          Reviewed 7 February 2017 via mobile

          We stayed at the Cardboard Box backpackers for one night and were quite disappointed for the price payed. Positive aspects were the good location in Windhoek and the really friendly staff. Our small, simple dorm in the basement was ok, the sheets were clean and...More

          Thank Tanja S
          Reviewed 31 January 2017

          This hostel was a low-ish price for the dorms (170 NAD/ZAR) but you don't get much for the price. The dorm room we had was dark and sad, and the single outlet in the room did not work. The bathroom we used had no hooks...More

          Thank Alison T
          Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

          I would not recommend this hostel. The room wasn't really cleaned before we came. The kitchen wasn't clean as well. The pool was very dirty, green with algies. Breakfast included two pieces of toast. The location isn't to great either. And it's noisy at night...More

          1  Thank Lisa B
          Response from Chad_WWindhoek, Manager at Cardboard Box Hostel

          Hi There Lisa. Really sorry to hear this. We unfortunately had a 10 day period when the rains arrived that turned the pool green. We battled for days to get it right but only when the professionals came back on the 9th Jan could we...More

          Reviewed 13 January 2017 via mobile

          We've been on the road for 5 months, mostly camping , frequently at backpackers - sometimes staying in tons at backpackers and hostels. So, after 5 months, we thought it time to rate the best and the worst places we've stayed. The Cardboard Box in...More

          Thank Rikathedog
          Response from Chad_WWindhoek, Manager at Cardboard Box Hostel

          Hi There. Thanks for your review. Sorry you did not enjoy your stay with us. As you will be well aware as you were here that some serious rains arrived in late December. The lightning and rain turned many pools in Whk green overnight. We...More

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          • Breakfast included
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          • Namibia >
          • Khomas Region >
          • Windhoek
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