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Reviewed 5 April 2013

This place appears to have been a trailblazer in a tried and tested formula for African hotels:- Step 1: Re-name your hotel so it has 'backpackers' in the title - add a bar (with overpriced beers), possibly a pool table, and definitely some sort of sofas. Describe aformentioned facilities using words such as 'chilled' and 'relaxed'. Step 2: Triple your...

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Reviewed 26 September 2010

This is an ok hostel to stay in, not as nice as lusaka backpackers down the road, but does have better food. A bit far from the city centre, but there is not much going on for tourists there anyway. All in all a fine place to stay for a night while in transit, but I wouldn't be tempted to...

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Reviewed 24 December 2008

Ku-omboka is not the only Backpackers in Lusaka, but it is deffinately the cheapest. The atmpshere is good and it is OK clean. The good thing about it is it's location and the price. The restaurant is OK too, especially for the English breakfast Bed in Dorm is 30.000 double bedroom 100.000

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Address: | Makanda Close, Lusaka, Zambia
Region: Zambia > Lusaka Province > Lusaka
Number of rooms: 16
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