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    Curiocity Backpackers

    302 Fox Street | Maboneng, Johannesburg 2094, South Africa
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    2017/08/27 2017/08/28
    US$30
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    Overview
    • Excellent75%
    • Very good17%
    • Average5%
    • Poor3%
    • Terrible0%
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    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
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    1 - 5 of 49 reviews

    Reviewed 2 days ago

    Having landed for the first time in South Africa with my bags somewhere far behind me, delayed in transit, I was in need of my mood being lifted. Fortunately Baba Ray - "Boss" - was there to welcome me in the arrivals hall with a...More

    Thank Oliver B
    Reviewed 6 days ago

    Came here on a city break from the mountains - what an amazing place. Super comfortable beds and showers you never want to leave, the coolest interior design in town and great location close to the centre and the beach. Spacious rooms and ceiling fan...More

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

    Hi there, Thank you so much for taking the time to give us this awesome review. I am so glad that you had a fabulous stay with us! Kay will definitely be getting this compliment. Looking forward to welcoming you back in the near future....More

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    This place is really well located, very clean and the staff is really friendly and helpful. This is a really great place to stay. I had a really good time. I would highly recommend. Also, the tours offered are really interesting.

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

    Good Day, Thank you for the amazing review. I am so glad to learn that you enjoyed your time with us. Its great that you went on some of the tours and got to explore our city. Happy Travels, Yamkela Zimela

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    This hostel had a really cool atmosphere with really helpful and friendly employees. I stayed 2 nights and had some complications but did really like my stay. The female dorm I was staying in had a bad door and the locks were very inconvenient. You'd...More

    1  Thank Micki S
    Response from CuriocityHostels, General Manager at Curiocity BackpackersResponded 5 days ago

    Hi there, Thanks a million for taking the time to give us this fabulous and detailed review. I am glad to hear that the incidents did not put a dampener on your stay with us. We will definitely have address the incident with the bartender...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    We stayed 5 days. Nice (secured) neighbourhood, very friendly and open staff (they know the area well), high quality day trips. The kitchen and bathroom facilities were good and it was the best free internet connection we have had during our trip so far. The...More

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

    Hi there, Thank you for the best review and for taking the time to review us. I am so glad to hear that you enjoyed your time with us. Happy Travels and see you soon! Yamkela Z

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    • Free Internet
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    • Price range
    • US$15 - US$56 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Room types
    • Kitchenette
    • Number of rooms
    • 11
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    • South Africa >
    • Gauteng >
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    • 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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