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Maboneng Precinct

286 Fox Street, Maboneng Precinct | City & Suburban, Johannesburg 2094, South Africa
+27 72 880 9583
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The Maboneng Precinct is a connected Urban neighbourhood in downtown Johannesburg. Maboneng is fast becoming Jo'burg's most unique and innovative area, offering live / work and entertainment opportunities within a fully integrated urban environment. Completed developments include Arts on Main and Main Street Life, Revolution House and more. Maboneng is also home to flagship fashion stores and diverse eateries and entertainment spaces.
  • Excellent54%
  • Very good38%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“inner city” (33 reviews)
“art galleries” (20 reviews)
“pata pata” (11 reviews)
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286 Fox Street, Maboneng Precinct | City & Suburban, Johannesburg 2094, South Africa
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+27 72 880 9583
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"inner city"
in 33 reviews
"art galleries"
in 20 reviews
"pata pata"
in 11 reviews
"ethiopian food"
in 5 reviews
"food market"
in 15 reviews
"johannesburg cbd"
in 5 reviews
"fox street"
in 8 reviews
"melting pot"
in 9 reviews
"sunday market"
in 9 reviews
"street vendors"
in 5 reviews
"interesting shops"
in 5 reviews
"great art"
in 5 reviews
"sunday morning"
in 12 reviews
"craft beer"
in 7 reviews
"for sale"
in 6 reviews
"walking tour"
in 5 reviews
"on display"
in 5 reviews
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Reviewed 6 days ago

I didn't get much time in Johannesburg but I was really happy that I got to spend my time in Maboneng! What a funky, cool, and hip part of the city, with many restaurants, stores, and young people (both tourists and locals) just out and...More

Thank guavasorbet
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I love the integration in the greater Johannesburg city - theres a great harmony that adds to the vibe of Maboneng.

Thank Lethumusa K
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I visited Maboneng, The place is very nice and has a very interesting vintage customization to it. Its a kool place to visit and chill with friends for drinks.

Thank ZGumede Z
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Absolutely awesome vibe, interesting people, delicious food - different cuisines and cake, lots of talented local things on sale. Next visit to go up to rooftop at 12 Decades hotel.

Thank Aneshree P
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Nestled in the heart of Johannesburg CBD is an amazing rejuvenated part of the city full of a broad mix of people from all walks of life, all colours young and old. There is a warm friendly buzz with the smell of great cooking from...More

Thank Thabo M
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Im writing this for the second time as it disappeared :( However, this place is truly inspirational, showcasing the massive level of artistry in the area. Its also fairly secure compared to other parts of the CBD due to higher security presence, although much of...More

Thank elouise36
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went there for looking for a specific restaurant . Place is full of different cuisine from African countries . Lot of bars and lounges . This place is right in heart of Joburg Taste kitchen is also moved around a bit

Thank RParbhoo
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great area of Johannesburg. Lots of arts and crafts great street food amazing vibe, music bars and so much more. A must visit great to spend the day try street food great wine, beers etc.

Thank Lordkruger1
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Brilliant revamped precinct in downtown Jo'burg, artsy with great restaurants and funky stores and markets. Great Air BnB accommodation as well. Don't stress, it's safe!

Thank XitedEye
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This area has a "lekker" vibe, young and vibrant people and amazing eateries. The living room is a must in this area.

Thank Beudene D
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Paul F
4 May 2018|
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Response from CuriocityHostels | Property representative |
Hi Curiocity Hostel and Mainstreetwalks offers great tours of the neighbourhood and the city. Regards Bheki
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Linda E
16 December 2017|
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Response from Ken T | Reviewed this property |
I stayed in a AirBnB room at the12 Decades Art Hotel. It was very enjoyable and the building was very nice and clean. The neighborhood was awesome as well.
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KmSlater
2 October 2016|
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Response from Duda P | Reviewed this property |
Olha confeso que depende muito do trânsito, porém imagino que seja cerca de 1 no maximo 2 horas.
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