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    Lebo's Soweto Backpackers

    10823A Pooe Street | Orlando West, Johannesburg 1804, South Africa
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    Overview
    • Excellent73%
    • Very good22%
    • Average3%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible1%
    Travellers talk about
    “bike tour” (43 reviews)
    “hour tour” (6 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Restaurant
    Bar/Lounge
    Shuttle Bus Service
    Breakfast included
    3.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 171 reviews

    Reviewed yesterday

    I cannot rate this place highly enough, I feel like I partially live there (!)....the staff make you feel very welcome, and are very helpful and accommodating. Easy to arrange transport from the City centre and airport. The people running this place have worked very...More

    Thank elouise36
    Reviewed 2 days ago

    The atmosphere here is worth it's weight in gold, everyone is so friendly and helpful. Ex works so hard and is always on hand if you need anything during the night. The young girl who took us on an all day bike tour was amazing,...More

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    Thank 768jacquis
    Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

    Being on the tour with Chico as a guide, and having the chance to meet Sowetan's and learn about life in Soweto was a privilege. We have just started our trip but this will be one of the most memorable days. Chico not only offers...More

    Thank Wet C
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    We really enjoyed our stay and the walking tour with our guide Jacob. He was a very good guide. The place itself is very nicely decorated and has a very special atmosphere. We would definitely recommend this experience.

    Thank dnkose
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    We went on the 4 hour bike tour and it didn’t disappoint. We saw every aspect of the town and we were fully informed throughout. Our hide Jacob was an expert on the town itself and was very honest about its roots. We stopped twice...More

    Thank hille28
    Four Seasons Hotel The Westcliff Johannesburg
    589 reviews
    #5 of 66 hotels in Johannesburg
    13.3 km
     
    The Soweto Hotel on Freedom Square
    42 reviews
    #1 of 2 hotels in Soweto
    2.2 km
     
    Soweto Hotel & Conference Centre
    9 reviews
    #2 of 2 hotels in Soweto
    6.6 km
     
    Town Lodge Roodepoort
    28 reviews
    #1 of 2 hotels in Roodepoort
    7.9 km
     
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    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Free Parking
    • Things to do
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    • Price range
    • US$12 - US$27 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Number of rooms
    • 18
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    • Greater Johannesburg >
    • Johannesburg
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    • Lebo`s Soweto Backpackers Hotel Johannesburg
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    Traveller (89)
    Dining (4)
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    Room & Suite (3)
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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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    "The double room is lovely!"
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    "Ask for a fan to be put in your room in the hot summer months."
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