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    Lungile Backpackers Lodge

    12 La Roche Drive, Port Elizabeth 6001, South Africa
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    02/07/2017 03/07/2017
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          Reviewed 1 week ago

          The hostel had good wifi and comfortable beds! The best part of the stay though was the staff and their ability to make you feel like Port Elizabeth was your home away from home. If I had any questions the staff was there to help....More

          Thank Brad P
          Response from Clare-Amber, Administrator at Lungile Backpackers LodgeResponded 6 days ago

          Thank you for your review. Happy to hear that the staff were so friendly and helpful and made you feel like you were "Home" :) Our city tour is a highlight when staying in PE and we are glad you enjoyed it!! We hope you...More

          Reviewed 4 weeks ago

          Lungile is an average hostel with regards to room size, cleanliness (not dirty or mouldy in any way, but it's a hostel, so you don't expect the Ritz) and the 40 Rand breakfast (cereal and toast with jam etc). But the staff is really friendly,...More

          Thank Bakoyma
          Response from Clare-Amber, Administrator at Lungile Backpackers LodgeResponded 3 weeks ago

          Thank you for the review. Happy to hear that the staff were friendly and we hope you enjoyed your walks down to the beach :) We hope your stay with us was a memorable one and please visit us again soon!!! Kind regards, Lungile Lodge

          Reviewed 15 May 2017

          Lungile Backpackers in Ebayi (as the locals call PE) is really cool. The staff are amazing and the hostel is clean. It is a 5 minute walk from really good pubs and restaurants. The rooms are comfortable and the wifi is fast. Great place to...More

          Thank sabata58
          Response from Clare-Amber, Administrator at Lungile Backpackers LodgeResponded 18 May 2017

          Thank you for your review. Happy to hear that you found the hostel clean and in good walking distance from bars/restuarants and the beach :) Glad the amenities at the lodge were to your liking and we hope you spent some time by the pool...More

          Reviewed 11 May 2017 via mobile

          A clean, comfortable room with a small self-catering section. We had two small balconies, one overlooking the pool and the other a partial view of the sea and main road area. A fairly small backpackers with a nice atmosphere. Cool little bar and lounge area....More

          Thank doriannem2015
          Response from Clare-Amber, Administrator at Lungile Backpackers LodgeResponded 15 May 2017

          Thank you for the review. Glad you found the room clean and comfortable and enjoyed the sea view :) We hope you enjoyed your stay with us even though it was a short one! Please visit us again soon. Kind regards, Lungile Lodge

          Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

          I am an ex restauranteur and Food and beverage manager and I've worked in hotels with 4 and 5 Star awards and this place deserves a 2 Star. It's not worth the money. Stay somewhere else. It's very noisy, not very clean so don't waste...More

          Thank jonathanpN5840ZZ
          Response from Afrovibe, Manager at Lungile Backpackers LodgeResponded 2 weeks ago

          As a self proclaimed ex restaurateur and a former hotel employee one would expect that you would know not to compare hostel standards with that of a hotel. For future reference, book a hotel instead of a hostel. Regards, Lungile management

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          • Pool
          • Free Internet
          • Free Parking
          • Bar/Lounge
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          • US$22 - US$41 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          • 11
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          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          Thangeni
          If I wnt to book fr few hours, im allowed to do thet?
          5 February 2015|
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          Response from Afrovibe | Property representative |
          No, unfortunately not Thangeni. We do not not offer hourly rates.
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          "Get a dorm on the ground floor as the dorms on the first floor gets a bit hot on the hottest days."
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          "Don't sleep near the reception. Can get a bit noisy"
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          "just ask for what you want"
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          "avoid double room just off the main common room if you want to sleep"
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