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    Gecko Backpackers

    R536 Plot S13, Sabie Road | Kiepersol, Hazyview 1242, South Africa
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    Overview
    • Excellent52%
    • Very good30%
    • Average16%
    • Poor0%
    • Terrible2%
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    Summerfields Rose Retreat & Spa
    394 reviews
    #4 of 13 hotels in Hazyview
     
    Protea Hotel by Marriott Kruger Gate
    843 reviews
    #1 of 2 hotels in Skukuza
     
    Hippo Hollow Country Estate
    1,049 reviews
    #2 of 13 hotels in Hazyview
     
    Aan de Vliet
    450 reviews
    #5 of 13 hotels in Hazyview
     
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    1 - 5 of 35 reviews

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    The staff and management at the backpackers are excellent. I booked an Italian guided tour that stayed at the property. They accommodated my driver guide at the last minute. Clean and very professional.

    Thank purushkapillay
    Response from anjab7266, Owner at Gecko BackpackersResponded 2 weeks ago

    Thank you so much for your review and we are very happy to hear that your guide enjoyed his stay! wonderful :-)

    Reviewed 21 June 2017

    I recently led a group of 8 students (June 2017) into Kruger, Panoramic Route, and Josy and had the privilege of staying at Gecko Backpackers for the night. It has everything you want and need in a SA backpackers. Incredibly friendly staff, cosy and clean...More

    Thank TomHill44
    Response from anjab7266, Owner at Gecko BackpackersResponded 28 June 2017

    Dear Tom, Thank you so much for your kind words and we are so happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us!! We are looking forward to see you again Warm regards Anja

    Reviewed 9 January 2017 via mobile

    We reserved a room w/ shared bathroom for New Year's Eve as we thought that the ambiance for a backpacker hostel would be great. We ended up being alone in the hostel so not much of a party ;) Anyhow, the hostel is pretty basic,...More

    Thank GLmay
    Reviewed 19 October 2016

    We were a couple from Joburg wanting to backpack around Sabie and Hazyview earlier this year close to the Easter break. We came across this property on the net and after a few email interactions with Dennis - we were all set. On reaching we...More

    Thank Dipyoman B
    Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

    Visited with a tour group and camped here The shower and toilet facilities were pretty basic and no one enjoys see through shower curtains! The dinner and dance we had in the evening though was really good and a great way to finish our trip....More

    Thank Rachel H
    Response from anjab7266, Owner at Gecko BackpackersResponded 17 October 2016

    Dear Rachel, Thank you very much for your review and we are happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay, and especially the Cultural Dance and late night :-) Thank you for the Tipp with the Shower Curtains! we went today and bought new, non...More

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    #1 of 2 hotels in Skukuza
     
    Hippo Hollow Country Estate
    1,049 reviews
    #2 of 13 hotels in Hazyview
     
    Aan de Vliet
    450 reviews
    #5 of 13 hotels in Hazyview
     
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    • Price range
    • US$17 - US$30 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Number of rooms
    • 8
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    • Location
    • South Africa >
    • Mpumalanga >
    • Hazyview
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    Traveller (12)
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    mimivanzyl
    13 May 2015|
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    Response from anjab7266 | Property representative |
    Hi Mimi Skies die laat terugvoering. Ek weet ons het ook intussen telefonies gepraat. Soos belowe, ons hou die kamer net vir julle:) Sien uit vir jul kuiertjie hier by ons! Groete Dennis
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    "Choose a room outside the main building for better value"
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    "Ask for a dormitory or singe, depending on budget. They even have a camp site"
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    "Our room were outside - 8 bed dorm with private toilet and basin in our room."
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    "We camped so didn't stay in the rooms, but they looked clean and well-kept (a thousand times better than..."
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