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Travellers Lodge and Boutique Backpacker

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  • Excellent0%
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  • Poor27%
  • Terrible27%
7 Dec 2016
“Tiny and Smelly and Stuffy”
6 Dec 2016
“absolutely disgusted”
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Reviewed 8 December 2016

No, just no. Small room with 6 people, way to claustrophobic. Dirty and really old furniture with the smell of birds and animals everywhere. Not a pleasant place to stay in the slightest. Just give it a pass. Place needs a total makeover.

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Reviewed 6 December 2016

We stayed in the upstairs room, if I stayed there another day I would had developed hayfever from the mouldy smell. Its silly to have so many dogs wondering all over the place. What if some guests had dog allergies. Surely there should be boundaries....More

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Reviewed 24 August 2016

Stuffy, cramped, a little bit smelly and frilly decor all over the loo's (?). We stayed in a "6 bed dorm" which left a lot to the imagine. The bedding was definitely not clean and was also quite crusty and sneezy. We had one tiny...More

1  Thank C_hill_02
Reviewed 11 July 2016

If you are looking for a nice place, this isn't it. We stayed in room 9, a "6 bed dorm" - which was little more than a cupboard. There was no space for us to move or put our bags. Our only window was the...More

1  Thank a3meyer
Reviewed 7 November 2014

Stayed at Travellers Lodge Knysna for 4 days and what a peaceful experience. Good reception and the stay was lovely. Philip, the manager, was a perfect host. The garden is not a big one (not necessary) but you are closed to the city. I recommend...More

1  Thank Marcus L
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"best is go somewhere else"
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"If you must, try upstairs."
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"Don't stay in Room 9. Apparently some rooms have en-suites. This is perhaps a better option."
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"All rooms are OK. We prefered a lager one. You can ask it."
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