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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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    “remote place” (3 reviews)
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    31 - 35 of 135 reviews

    Reviewed 11 January 2017

    We stayed over at Fairy Knowe backpackers for one night and enjoyed our stay... Good mix of people and a relaxed atmosphere. The only downside was that the backpackers' cleanliness wasn't up to standard and that some of the bathrooms were out of order -...More

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    Response from Didi T, Manager at Fairy Knowe Backpackers LodgeResponded 17 January 2017

    I am so happy that you enjoyed your stay and the atmosphere. We do try to keep it as relaxed as possible (all be it quite the task between xmas and New year) Our staff clean the bathrooms twice per day and mops are provided...More

    Reviewed 10 January 2017

    Great stay in beautiful surroundings. The lodge was very busy though when I stayed as it was New Years eve. I think it would have been cleaner has it not been for the sheer number of guests. The staff were very friendly and helpful and...More

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    Reviewed 10 January 2017 via mobile

    We stayed here for two nights on our road trip to Cape Town. At first I thought its so far from the beach but soon after our arrival discover that the forest and lagoon adjacent Wildernis is the best kept secret of this beautiful outstretched...More

    Thank Sharne B
    Response from Didi T, Manager at Fairy Knowe Backpackers LodgeResponded 11 January 2017

    Thank you Sharne! It was wonderful having you around! Hope to see you next year!

    Reviewed 9 January 2017

    Camping at any spot made it the add-on fun as there are plenty of space. The personal are very friendly and helpful. I will surely be back next year! They even went out of their way to provide details on paragliding and weather each day.

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    Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

    We stayed at Fairy Knowes campsite out of desperation for lodging, as everywhere else in Wilderness was full. It was R480 for two nights of camping. The campsite was very full and we struggled to find a place to put a tent that would be...More

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    Response from Didi T, Manager at Fairy Knowe Backpackers LodgeResponded 3 January 2017

    All campers are informed that the entertainment area stays open until 1am. We are not a campsite, but a backpackers so the backpackers rules apply. Clear conditions of stay as well as info sheets are attached with every email booking and guests are again reminded...More

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    • US$10 - US$39 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • 12
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    Room Tips
    "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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