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Lakeview Backpackers

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Airport Transportation
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Laundry Service
Shuttle Bus Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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HOTEL STYLE
Charming
Quaint
Location
Full view
Getting there
Pilansberg Airport18 km
O.R.Tambo Intl Airport28 km
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Reviewed 27 May 2018

Stayed there for only one night. It was great, clean rooms and bathrooms, friendly hosts and cute dog! It is also very close to the airport, so it was very convenient for us since we were heading there the next morning. We stayed in a...More

Date of stay: May 2018
Thank Camila B
Reviewed 2 May 2018

I stayed at the hostel at the end of 2 weeks of travelling. After staying at a bunch of noisy hostels with way too many rooms, I truly appreciated the quietness and kindness of this place. It rather felt like staying in a host family...More

Date of stay: April 2018
Thank Weltenbummler_NH
Reviewed 8 August 2017

We had a great stay at Lakeview Backpackers! Francois and Ronel made us feel very at home, and were unbelievably helpful. We had none of the security or cleanliness concerns that other reviewers had. Not sure what the 1-star review was about... They most definitely...More

Date of stay: July 2017
Thank Brendan A
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

Ronel and Francois made us feel like we were staying at home... we've been on the road for a long time and it was the homiest place we've stayed. They took us for drinks, helped me book a haircut, watched TV and cooked with us,...More

Date of stay: July 2017
Thank Ann K
Reviewed 13 March 2017

I stayed at this hostel for 4 days and I had a lovely time! The owners are so friendly and really make you feel at home, I was spoiled from the beginning till the end. They gave me alot more then I could've wished for....More

Date of stay: March 2017
Thank Rani B
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"Rocco, the dog, only cares about you if you have food around!"
CamilaB914
27 May 2018
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"Go with Uber or their transfer, not an airport taxi! Or rent a car."
397brendana
08 Aug 2017
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"The 4-bed room didn't seem to have too many outlets to charge things, but around the other common areas..."
ShazUCLA
09 Apr 2013
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"All of the rooms are always clean and the people their are friendly. Just learn how to work the shower from..."
TeeT_12
29 Jan 2012
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PRICE RANGE
US$26 - US$28 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
LOCATION
South AfricaGautengGreater JohannesburgJohannesburg
NUMBER OF ROOMS
12
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