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Africa Centre Backpacker Guest Lodge

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  • Excellent7%
  • Very good20%
  • Average7%
  • Poor20%
  • Terrible46%
  • 03 Sep 2013
    “Very bad start. Almost happy end.”
  • 19 Jul 2013
    “Omg, no way please don't stay here!”
65 Sunny Road Lakefield, Benoni 1501 South Africa See on map
AMENITIES
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Free Airport Transportation
Family Rooms
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Reviewed 3 September 2013

We paid for a double room at this lodge with a day in advance, via on-line, from Mozambique. You are forced to "pay" when making your reservation, even not knowing whether they have availability, if you want to be sure you get the room. They...More

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Reviewed 19 July 2013 via mobile

I've been lucky enough to travel the world, and this has to be the worst hostel I've stayed in! (Take deep breathe in aghast shock) The owner was very tight & mean. Things advertised didn't exist. They wanted money for everything. We where told we...More

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Reviewed 17 January 2013

Bad experience, everything dirty, advertised services are not available. Very few staff as they are not getting paid. We had booked 3 rooms for a month and were forced to pay the entire balance in advance. After 3 days we left as it was not...More

1  Thank Rapier12
Reviewed 19 May 2011

This hotel (part hostel) is located right by the airport, which is very helpful, and there is a nice shopping center withing walking distance. It's in a gated community and surrounded by a high wall, so it is very secure. There is a pool and...More

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Reviewed 9 May 2010

I was stuck in South Africa on my travels and I ended up staying at this wonderful place the staff are so friendly and helpful and they made sure that we were kept up to date on flights that maybe departing and they prepared the...More

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Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Bar/Lounge
Free Parking
Restaurant
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Airport Transportation
Shuttle Bus Service
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Meeting Rooms
Business Centre with Internet Access
Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
Pool
Bar/Lounge
Restaurant
Hot Tub
Details
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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