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    Fairy Knowe Backpackers Lodge

    Dumbleton Road, Wilderness, South Africa
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    Overview
    • Excellent43%
    • Very good30%
    • Average11%
    • Poor7%
    • Terrible9%
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    “fairy knowe” (19 reviews)
    “remote place” (3 reviews)
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    Views Boutique Hotel & Spa
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    11 - 15 of 135 reviews

    Reviewed 2 May 2017

    Always a pleasure to stay at the backpackers! friendly service,rooms always clean! Food is good,music and entertainment is always fun! Love the pool table and the people that work there are great always happy and give great service !

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    Thank Stephanie V
    Response from Didi T, Manager at Fairy Knowe Backpackers LodgeResponded 3 May 2017

    Hi Stephanie! It was lovely having you stay! 2 days is a bit short though! We are currently busy renovating our lovely old lady, please pop in and have a look next time you are around. Warm Wilderness regards Fairy Knower Team!

    Reviewed 25 April 2017

    All basic necessities were available. Large fridge and freezer and stove, electric kettle and microwave oven and plenty crockery and kitchen utensils in the communal kitchen. Good friendly atmosphere. I stayed 5 nights and had no problems.

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    Thank Andra D
    Response from Didi T, Manager at Fairy Knowe Backpackers LodgeResponded 26 April 2017

    Good Morning Andra! I was lovely having you here! Perhaps we will see you again in the future! COme and have a look at our renovations and upgrades when next you pass by. :) Kind regards Didi

    Reviewed 24 April 2017

    It could be the perfect place to stay at- great location, ok facilities, in woods with great life music in the bar. The staff just doesn't care about you at all, which made the experience unworth. No one should be treated that respectless. If you're...More

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    Response from Didi T, Manager at Fairy Knowe Backpackers LodgeResponded 26 April 2017

    Hey there! I am terribly sorry about this experience! Usually our staff is said to be super friendly and helpfull. I would like to know more about this incident that it can be sorted out to avoid future mistakes. Kind regards Didi

    Reviewed 23 April 2017

    great facilities, great atmosphere. Kayaking, bar, live music on some nights, very tasty breakfast, good value for money. Would definitely recommend any young(ish) couple stay here whilst on the garden route.

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    Response from Didi T, Manager at Fairy Knowe Backpackers LodgeResponded 26 April 2017

    Thank you so much for your feedback! Perhaps we will see you again in the future! Safe travels!!! Kind regards Didi

    Reviewed 21 April 2017

    Nice vibey place, great bar area and friendly staff! Lovely natural surroundings close to the river great canoeing. The main house could do with an upgrade though - the floorboards are very old and non existent in some places, the staircase is loose, the toilet...More

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    Response from Didi T, Manager at Fairy Knowe Backpackers LodgeResponded 23 April 2017

    Hey guys! Thank you for your visit and feedback! I am so pleased that you enjoyed the activities and area. :) I am super happy to tell you that May is our renovation month! All the bathrooms are being revamped, some of the carpets have...More

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    • US$10 - US$39 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Kitchenette
    • Number of rooms
    • 12
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    • Wilderness
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    "Stay in a private room with ensuite - little thatched chalet huts"
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    "Definitely upstairs in the old house."
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