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    Chameleon Backpackers Hostel

    5 7 Voight Street, Windhoek 9000, Namibia
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    28/01/2018 29/01/2018
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    • Excellent50%
    • Very good39%
    • Average8%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible1%
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    “elephant room” (8 reviews)
    “friendly vibe” (7 reviews)
    “quiz night” (7 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Airport Transportation
    Family Rooms
    Multilingual Staff
    Laundry Service
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    Reviewed 9 November 2017

    This facility can cater for people renting a tent or living in a dorm to people who wish a private en-suite at about a 2* level. They have a small pool, a neat little and a good free breakfast. The bonus here is the very...More

    Thank Gabz_10
    Reviewed 4 November 2017

    Chameleon Backpackers Hostel Windhoek clean, ok place. pool, breakfast ok, but free. 538068716 good value. location good, but near busy/noisy street. some staff seemed fairly unhappy. my room was a bit dark and small. my room was shared bathroom, and i could only find one...More

    Thank boggesswm
    Response from Jackie B, Owner at Chameleon Backpackers HostelResponded 9 November 2017

    Thank you for taking the time to give us your feedback, I can see you stayed in the budget single rooms with shared bathroom. There are 5 of these rooms and at each end of the row there are 2 showers and a toilet. So...More

    Reviewed 27 October 2017

    The second time we visit. Excellent again. great staff en very nice rooms for budget travellers. Very clean, also the swimmingpool. Nice bar. You can make your own food in the big kitchen. But you can also order a few things to eat at the...More

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    Response from Jackie B, Owner at Chameleon Backpackers HostelResponded 9 November 2017

    Hi Paul, Many thanks for your great feedback and glad you enjoyed your stay with us. Maybe we will see you again in the future cheers

    Reviewed 25 October 2017

    Stayed only 1 night. No complaints. Good laundry service. Small but good breakfast. They have a safari office that offers schedueled and on-demand activities. Unfortunetely they weren't able to organise an activity that I wanted which wasn't schedueled for that day. Maybe working together with...More

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    Response from Jackie B, Owner at Chameleon Backpackers HostelResponded 9 November 2017

    Hi Adrian, Many thanks for your feedback and glad you enjoyed your stay. Chameleon offers half and full day avtivities as well as multiday safaris. We also work together with other reputable and registered safari companies to try and find suitable departures for our guests....More

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    Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

    My arrival was perfect, the staff was very helpful. The hostel is well equipped, there is a bar and a kitchen and a pool, the rooms a very spacious and nicely decorated. Unfortunately they were not very clean. I had booked a single room, which...More

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    Response from Jackie B, Owner at Chameleon Backpackers HostelResponded 13 October 2017

    Thank you for your review and my apologies for your experience with Chameleon. With your help we are conducting staff training with our cleaners and supervisors right now to ensure they understand that cleanliness is of utmost importance as well as customer service. Thank you...More

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    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Multilingual Staff
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    • Pool
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 18
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    • Namibia >
    • Khomas Region >
    • Windhoek
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    • Chameleon Backpackers Hotel Windhoek
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    6 July 2017|
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    Response from onelastwish | Reviewed this property |
    I bought at their travel agency 2 day trips in Windhoek. Whole day to Naankuse - 1800 NAD including a wonderful lunch (feed carnivores in the morning and meet the San people in the afternoon). Then afternoon trip to Katutura... More
    Viktor S
    9 August 2015|
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    Response from Claire G | Property representative |
    Hi Viktor, Namibia is traditionally a tough country to travel independently if you are used to relying on public transport and budget accommodation however with 4 weeks you could probably get around to some of the sights if... More
    Room Tips
    "Cheetah room with aircon is good; Rhino room also fine. Both rooms surprisingly quiet given you are in the..."
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    "The ground floor single rooms are excellent,"
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    "Book the elephant room if you want a private and quiet space!"
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    "The guest lodge rooms were fabulous! (I recommend the Love Bird room for couples)"
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