Gibela Backpackers Lodge

Address: 119 Ninth Avenue, Durban, KwaZulu-Natal, 4001, South Africa | Hostel
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This hostel, located on 119 Ninth Avenue, Durban, is near uShaka Marine World, Mitchell Park, Natal Shark Board, and Nambiti Game Conservancy.
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          • Swimming pool
          • Bar/lounge


          • Free High-Speed Internet
          • Kitchenette
          • Free parking


          • Shuttle bus service
          • Continental Breakfast

          TripAdvisor Reviews Gibela Backpackers Lodge Durban

          4.50 of 5 stars Outstanding

          Travel Blogs from Durban

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          A travel blog entry by scott.morrett on Nov 01, 2015

          1 comment, 109 photos

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          1 comment, 3 photos

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          1 comment, 9 photos

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          A travel blog entry by lottyh on Mar 28, 2014

          1 comment, 38 photos

          ... br> said goodbye.
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