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Cardboard Box Backpacker

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Outdoor pool
Outdoor pool
Outdoor pool
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Free WiFi

Overview of Cardboard Box Backpacker

Cardboard Box Backpacker

2-star property
Windhoek West hostel with outdoor pool and restaurant

6,6/10 Good

4 verified guest reviews

Popular amenities

  • Free breakfast
  • Free parking
  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Non-smoking
  • Shared kitchen
15 Johann Albrecht St, Windhoek, Windhoek, 9000

Room options

About this area

What's nearby

  • In Windhoek West

Getting around

  • Windhoek (ERS-Eros) - 6 min drive
  • Windhoek (WDH-Hosea Kutako) - 41 min drive


  • Fishmonger's - 6 min walk
  • Corner of 62nd - 13 min walk
  • La Marmite - 15 min walk
  • La Bonne Table - 16 min walk
  • Restaurant Gathemann - 16 min walk

About this property

Cardboard Box Backpacker

A great choice for a stay in Windhoek, Cardboard Box Backpacker is just 3.3 mi (5.4 km) from the airport. After splashing around at the outdoor pool, you can grab a bite to eat at the restaurant or unwind with a drink at the bar/lounge.

At a glance

Hotel size

  • 42 rooms

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions

Special check-in instructions

  • Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card, or cash deposit required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required


  • Pets not allowed


  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • Free WiFi in rooms


  • Free onsite self parking

Other information

  • Smoke-free property

Property amenities

Food and drink

  • Free continental breakfast each morning
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/lounge
  • Barbecue grills

What to do

  • Pool table


  • 24-hour front desk


  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • An outdoor pool

Room amenities

Stay connected

  • Free WiFi

Food and drink

  • Shared kitchen access

Fees & policies

Also known as

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Frequently asked questions

Does Cardboard Box Backpacker offer free cancellation for a full refund?
Yes, Cardboard Box Backpacker does have fully refundable room rates available to book on our site. If you’ve booked a fully refundable room rate, this can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in depending on the property's cancellation policy. Just make sure to check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
Is there a pool at Cardboard Box Backpacker?
Yes, there's an outdoor pool.
Are pets allowed at Cardboard Box Backpacker?
Sorry, pets aren't allowed.
Is parking offered on site at Cardboard Box Backpacker?
Yes, there's free self parking.
Is there an onsite casino at Cardboard Box Backpacker?
No, this hostel doesn't have a casino, but Kalahari Sands Casino (12-min drive) is nearby.
What is there to do at Cardboard Box Backpacker and nearby?
Cardboard Box Backpacker has an outdoor pool.
Are there restaurants at or near Cardboard Box Backpacker?
Yes, there's an onsite restaurant. Nearby restaurants include Fishmonger's (6-min walk), Corner of 62nd (13-min walk), and Wilde Eend Café (2.3 mi).
What's the area around Cardboard Box Backpacker like?
Cardboard Box Backpacker is a short 2-minute walk from Namibia University of Science and Technology Hotel School and 8 minutes' walk from Wernhil Park.







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Property conditions & facilities


6/10 Good

Wilian, 1-night trip
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6/10 Good

1-night trip
Verified Ebookers guest review

8/10 Very good

スタッフが親切。落ち着いた雰囲気。 キッチン、冷蔵庫などが自由に使える。 ツアーメイト募集が貼れる掲示板がある。 街中にいる物騒な子供たちも見かけなかった。 ショッピング、観光まで歩ける距離。
1-night trip
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6/10 Good

1-night trip
Verified Expedia guest review