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Lebo's Soweto Backpackers

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10823A Pooe Street Orlando West, Johannesburg 1804 South Africa See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Airport Transportation
Bar/Lounge
Shuttle Bus Service
3 Star accommodation
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Reviewed yesterday

Lebo's backpacers is a very nice place in Soweto.Their restaurant is located in a beautiful place ! Congrats to the gardener !The food is very good and this is a nice opportunity to taste the local food.We unfortunately didn't experience the biketour because of a...More

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Date of stay: December 2018
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

It is such a unique experience to be able to stay in Soweto and Lebo’s has gone above and beyond my expectations. The backpackers is a neat compound of indoor and outdoor spaces with lots of seating, fires, and two bars. They make breakfast, lunch,...More

Date of stay: January 2019
Thank micah1990
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fantastic!!!! Amazing 4 hour tuktuk tour. Guides are passionate, fun and so very knowledgeable. Inspiring and uplifting. Guides fantastic!!! Vehicles in brilliant condition. Car parking facilities very safe. My 12 and 14 year old loved every second!!! Thank you for a lovely day! From a...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank Vacation444294
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fantastic staff / tour guides who obviously care deeply for Soweto. Obviously we can only experience a fragment of what life is, and has been like, for the almost 3 million living in Soweto, but the tour did provide a better perspective than any bus...More

Date of stay: January 2019
Thank 615ollieb
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great welcoming by friendly staff. Made my stay great from check-in to checkout. I love the atmosphere of the place. The outdoor kitchen and dining area. The township tours. The fact that they grow most of their vegetables they use in the kitchen. It's one...More

Date of stay: December 2018
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About
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Airport Transportation
Non-Smoking Hotel
Shuttle Bus Service
Pool
Beachfront
Spa
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
18
Price range
US$15 - US$43 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Lebo`s Soweto Backpackers Hotel Johannesburg
Location
South Africa > Gauteng > Greater Johannesburg > Johannesburg
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
18
Price range
US$15 - US$43 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Lebo`s Soweto Backpackers Hotel Johannesburg
Location
South Africa > Gauteng > Greater Johannesburg > Johannesburg
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Dining (6)
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Maria S
31 December 2016|
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Response from Pam-travelfan | Reviewed this property |
Yes, I would contact the company. From what I understand they will rent more tuk tuks for a large group. Hope you get to go. It is fantastic!
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uma4235
16 July 2015|
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Response from Stewart A | Reviewed this property |
While we stayed there, Lebo's allowed guests with a car to park inside the locked gate at night! Also, Lebo is community leader and everyone respects him (and his guests) by extension. You will be safe the whole time you... More
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Response from Wet C | Reviewed this property |
Being on the walking tour of Soweto with Chico as a guide, and having the chance to meet Sowetan's and learn about life in Soweto was a privilege. I hope their tuk-tuk tour is as good. We have just started our trip but this... More
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Room Tips
"All rooms are excellent, book a private double room or a twin room. Twin room is very spacious and luxurious"
633pinkeyn
2 weeks ago
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"Take the tuk tuk tour and it's really easy to get to via Uber from town"
PaulE213
08 May 2018
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"Any room is a good room."
sonjap906
14 Jun 2017
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"private rooms are the best"
tomgarble
26 Mar 2017
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