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The Kraal Backpackers

Wild Coast | Mpande, Port St Johns 5121, South Africa
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good33%
  • Average13%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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122 reviews
#1 of 1 hotels in Coffee Bay
 
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313 reviews
#1 of 2 hotels in Chintsa
 
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213 reviews
#2 of 4 hotels in Mthatha
 
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984 reviews
#4 of 13 hotels in Summerstrand
 
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Reviewed 15 August 2017

When me and my friend arrived at the Kraal, we didn't know what to expect, but it has been the greatest two nights of our whole trip. The two people that are running this backpacker are lovely, funny people who really care about the environment...More

Thank frederick357
Reviewed 23 October 2016

I can understand that some people would be nervous to take very young kids here. Yes, it's in the middle of nowhere. Yes, it's off the grid. But guess what? This is the one place where my kids (ages 3 and 5) did not whine...More

1  Thank Cynthia S
Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

If you are ever in the area, you should definitely stay here. Dylan, the owner, went out of his way to make us super comfortable. He's such a cool and genuine guy. His place is the most eco friendly place I've ever been to and...More

1  Thank Peace-n-Love00
Reviewed 31 March 2016

We (2 adults and 2 children , ages 5 and 8) stayed for 3 nights at The Kraal. We really enjoyed it, the hospitality of Bevan was great and the food was excellent. The view was exceptional, so awesome to sit and watch the dolphins...More

1  Thank Gerard K
Reviewed 8 March 2016

The place is beautiful and truly off the grid. We drove here from Port Saint Johns and the warning on the website about the roads is hardly a warning- by the time we made it we though for sure we would have four flat tires...More

2  Thank jenna g
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  • Beachfront
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  • Number of rooms
  • 6
  • Location
  • South Africa >
  • Eastern Cape >
  • Port St Johns
  • Also Known As
  • The Kraal Backpackers South Africa/Port St Johns
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