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Kalulu Backpackers Hostel

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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good22%
  • Average29%
  • Poor17%
  • Terrible7%
3 Sep 2017
“Run down, no food.”
14 Jan 2017
“Basic place, good location”
Free Parking
Pool
Smoking rooms available
Restaurant
Airport Transportation
Family Rooms
Bar/Lounge
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Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

This place got reasonable reviews but it was a bit of a dump to be honest. The dorm was cramped and a bit shabby looking. It was not possible to get food there but there is another hostel at the bottom of the road that...More

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Reviewed 15 January 2017

It is walking distance from shopping malls and banks, close to the station as well. Wifi didn't work during my stay. Showers located outside and quite far away from the rooms, also only cold water in the showers, but that is pretty common in Zambia....More

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Reviewed 4 January 2017

i had an excellent time there the twice i stayed there the staff are good polite helpful and the pool team are good players too i will go back this year again oh and it has a swimming pool too at the back you can...More

Thank kavanaghglenn
Reviewed 7 August 2016

They showed me the available rooms and I took one with a private bathroom. Not luxurious, not too clean. Price is a bit higher than appropriate. I put my own mosquito net under theirs which had lots of holes. Bar and restaurant (the restaurant is...More

Thank 40plustraveller
Reviewed 8 April 2016

I stayed here with four friends. We arrived late at night and had to search a while before we found someone who could check us in. The room was okay , but the toilets were not good. Showers worked well, but did not always have...More

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Pool
Bar/Lounge
Free Parking
Restaurant
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Airport Transportation
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
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Pool
Bar/Lounge
Restaurant
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Price range
US$14 - US$28 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Family Rooms, Smoking rooms available, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$14 - US$28 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Family Rooms, Smoking rooms available, Accessible rooms
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"rooms 7 8 and 9 are brilliant"
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"My genuine advice is to go to Lusaka Backpackers around the corner."
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"Try not to be in a dorm or room facing on to the bar at the front. Outsiders seem to be allowed to come in..."
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"mixed room are so close to the bar that you feel in it"
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