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Maboneng Precinct

Open Now: 09:00 - 16:00
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“inner city”(33 reviews)
“art galleries”(19 reviews)
“pata pata”(11 reviews)
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...more
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286 Fox Street, Maboneng Precinct | City & Suburban, Johannesburg 2094, South Africa
+27 72 880 9583
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Really love the art and hipster-ness, without losing sight of the South African feel. Lots of quirky places to visit, great restaurants.

Thank muizbol
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I lived in the neighborhood on our 2-day trip to Joburg. It's lively and vibrant with bunch of good bars and restaurants and of course, all the art. It's a bit touristy with vendors all over trying to sell local art but...More

1  Thank Smeeta B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing spot for street art lovers. It has many graffiti all over the area and many cafe, bars and restaurants to set an enjoy this art. I would highly recommend this area for young people and art lovers. Also this area seems to be safe...More

3  Thank Elkouteini
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Out and about in the heart of Jozi was a fantastic experience. The food was amazing also hanging out with friends was super duper awesome.

Thank Lethiwe
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Maboneng is one of my favourite places to be. This trendy space offers all kinds of services and goods that cater to everyones needs. Great for families during the day and great nightlife in the evenings. Maboneng is always filled with incredible people from all...More

Thank HannahE1213
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My partner and I spent half a day walking around Maboneng exploring its many interesting boutiques and food options and we loved it. We found amazing stores with beautiful quality clothing and souvenir items and ate at Little Addi's Ethiopian Restaurant which served super humble...More

Thank Simone R
Reviewed 19 August 2018

We enjoyed a few drinks in Maboneng on a Thursday night. Very lively and animated place. Great place to meet locals and learn more about the culture. Good restaurants and pubs in the area.

Thank Marc J
Reviewed 19 August 2018

This place is so vibrant on a Sunday morning. You have to have a meal from the Market on Main or coffee at the Origins cafe. The street vendors are extremely friendly and both the jazz band and the kids busking in the streets will...More

Thank JoanL2073
Reviewed 15 August 2018 via mobile

I have been to Johanesburg several times but this was my first foray into the down town area, basically because I was always advised it was not safe. A friend of a friend took us to Maboneng and I must say it was a refreshing...More

Thank EJM2005
Reviewed 8 August 2018

fantastic place to be, very young and vibrant community. lots of great restaurants to eat from with great prices too.

Thank Moeketsi S
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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
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|
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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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