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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.
  • Excellent53%
  • Very good38%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“inner city” (32 reviews)
“art galleries” (20 reviews)
“pata pata” (11 reviews)
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286 Fox Street, Maboneng Precinct | City & Suburban, Johannesburg 2094, South Africa
+27 72 880 9583
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Unluckily we went to see JoHannesburg after Christmas and stayed for the new year. Everything is pretty much closed ...same here..most shops and bars closed till mid January. Anyway the district is great and shows clearly it’s efforts to be the creative and art district...More

Thank Karl-Friedrich K
Reviewed 1 week ago

Had delicious coffee and warm hospitality from Mr James. Well worth a visit when in the area. Delicious Ethiopian food sitting under the trees at Mr James’s Cafe. Very interesting shops and galleries in the area. Well worth a visit when in Johannesburg.

Thank Marilyn25CapeTown
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

what a vibe! food, music, art, clothing and beautiful people oozing creativity. a one-stop place for unusual gifts and perfect tourist shopping. genuine Ethiopian injeera!

Thank RichardDenise
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The Maboneng Precinct is always a great day out. Although most of Jhb shuts down over Dec, this precinct still has quite. Great buzz with the restaurants that are still open as well as the street market. Although Arts on Main was closed on the...More

Thank Sunshine0789
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped here on our quick few hours in Joburg. Our driver added the stop and we had no idea what to expect. It was a Sunday so the market was in full mode and so amazing. Creative people with amazing food stalls. There are...More

Thank kqbj
Reviewed 11 December 2017 via mobile

I always enjoy visiting the precinct every few months, because there is always something different. Old favourites are still there, like the Sunday market, the art galleries, Pata Pata restaurant, the street vendors, etc. There's a lovely vibe to the place and one always feels...More

Thank Des1963
Reviewed 7 December 2017 via mobile

Vibey, exciting and fun things around every corner, if you're willing to venture deep into the city at night. Lots of arty and glamorous businesses, you should visit at least once.

Thank SunshineYum
Reviewed 23 November 2017

I stayed in Maboneng for 3 nights and was very amazed of how lively the area was. I walked around many blocks to look at different restaurants and live entertainment venues and was surprised of how upbeat and trendy each were. The young locals really...More

Thank Ken T
Reviewed 20 November 2017

What a great experience to walk through this revival of a part of the inner city of Johannesburg. The variety of food places makes it possible for every appetite to be satisfied. The arts, crafts and showcase of various cultures is spectacular to see. Most...More

Thank Debbie W
Reviewed 14 November 2017

Take a walking tour from CurioCity Backpackers Hostel! Fantastic area of Jo'burg - beautiful murals and clean streets!

Thank baierlythere
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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.
2 October 2016|
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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28 September 2016|
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Response from Tania P | Reviewed this property |
Yes we park wherever we can find on the street and walk around those streets to the various vendors.