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Curiocity Backpackers

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302 Fox Street Maboneng, Johannesburg 2094 South Africa See on map
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Free Wifi
Outdoor pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Airport Transportation
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4 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Overall I had a good stay at Curiocity. The staff was nice and helpful in answering questions, the decor is super cool, water was hot in showers and the place was kept clean. They also offer great day tours of Soweto and a walking tour...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago

Curiocity hostel is in good location in central Johannesburg. Rooms are clean but use earplugs at night because of the noise from bars nearby. The staff were good and organise city tours. I recommend Soweto tour .

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice to place to crash, you will have the vibe of the locals and the travelers. Complete with basic needs. The area is not so safe to walk around alone but the staff is willing to guide you and give tips. Or better take an...More

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Response from CuriocityHostels, General Manager at Curiocity BackpackersResponded 5 days ago

Hi there, Thanks a ton for taking the time to give us such an amazing review! I am glad to know that your safety needs were met. Looking forward to welcoming you back in the near future. Happy Travels Yamkela Z

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I always enjoy staying at Curiocity, the staff is fun and very knowledgeable about the area. It's important given how unpredictable some streets are around Maboneng are, with their advice i felt safe walking around.More

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Response from CuriocityHostels, General Manager at Curiocity BackpackersResponded 1 week ago

Hi there, Thanks you for taking the time to review us! Our guests safety is our primary concern, it is wonderful knowing that not only did you have amazing time with our team, you also felt safe. Here is to hoping that we will be...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

From the friendly and welcoming receptionists to the accommodating cleaning staff and the amazing chef.Me and my friends enjoyed our stay . Met amazing people from all over the world. The place is clean and safe.

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Response from CuriocityHostels, General Manager at Curiocity BackpackersResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi there, Thanks a million for the review. It wonderful to know that not only did you enjoy your time with us but you also felt safe. Hopefully we will be welcoming you and your friends back in the very near future. Yamkela Z

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Designed for you, the curious adventurer who just wants to get out there and live a little, wander a little and wonder a little, Curiocity is your base to explore. Clean design, cozy accommodation, local More culture, and a community of like-minded people mean that, whichever one of our cities you’re in, you’ll feel like you’ve found your tribe. Step out the doors of our flagship design hostel, and you’ll find yourself in the heart of Maboneng, one of the coolest neighbourhoods in Johannesburg (or ‘Jozi’ as we South Africans call it). With restaurants, cafés, museums, and markets tucked away on every corner, you’ll want to explore every inch of this gritty, gorgeous urban jungle. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Airport Transportation
Concierge
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Shuttle Bus Service
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Free Parking
Restaurant
Spa
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
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Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
23
Price range
US$12 - US$52 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
South Africa > Gauteng > Greater Johannesburg > Johannesburg
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
23
Price range
US$12 - US$52 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
South Africa > Gauteng > Greater Johannesburg > Johannesburg
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Tracy L
9 March 2017|
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Response from CuriocityHostels | Property representative |
Hi there, We have air conditioning in our en suite apartments, but our dorms do not. They are, however, well ventilated. Hope this helps! Cheers Curio
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JRutherford1986
4 January 2017|
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Response from CuriocityHostels | Property representative |
Hi! We have 12 Sleeper , 8 Sleeper, 6 Sleeper and 4 Sleeper dorms as well as Twin, Double and En Suite Private Rooms available. Hope this helps! Cheers! Curio
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N Z
25 March 2016|
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Response from Fabian A | Reviewed this property |
Hey N Z, are you sure there´s a loft at curiocity? It says so on the website but i can´t find it on the booking platforms. The doorms are really nice as well. If you´re not sure just give them a call. The staff is really... More
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"Each apartment is different choose your favourite from the website."
cfma2000
29 Apr 2018
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"The sister hostel in Durban is as nice but the location is close to the beach but not the friendliest"
kildala
28 Mar 2018
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"If you are travelling during the holidays ask for a room on the backside of the hotel because the main road..."
samanthae695
07 Jan 2018
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"All rooms are equally beautiful"
AlexisBoyle
10 Aug 2017
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