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Lakeview Backpackers
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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...More

Reviewed 8 August 2017

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...More

39 Porto Amelia Road | Bonaero Park 1622, Kempton Park, Johannesburg 2091, South Africa
Lebo's Soweto Backpackers
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#1 of 121 Speciality Lodging in Johannesburg
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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...More

Reviewed 6 days 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...More

10823A Pooe Street | Orlando West, Johannesburg 1804, South Africa
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3.0 Star Hotel
Curiocity Backpackers
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#3 of 121 Speciality Lodging in Johannesburg
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Reviewed 1 week ago

One has to give props on the atmosphere. It's great! Met so many people, locals and travelers, which isn't always the case with every hostel. So if you're looking for a social atmosphere with...More

Reviewed 4 October 2017

I had an unbelievable experience with all staff members. Meet ones needs to the highest expectations. You guys are the best. My stay was extremely awesome. The Soweto tour is amazing, loads of...More

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302 Fox Street | Maboneng, Johannesburg 2094, South Africa
011 27 87 550 6903
Bar/Lounge
Free Wifi
4.0 Star Hotel
HomeBase Melville
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#10 of 121 Speciality Lodging in Johannesburg
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Reviewed 9 October 2017

We stayed here only one night, straight from the airport and where picked up early to go on safari the next morning. The staff where really friendly and welcoming. When we arrived into our room there...More

Reviewed 3 May 2017

It's clean, it's well located - nice and safe neighborhood, with lots of bars and restaurants on 7th street. The outside area is quite nice to chill having some beers. The staff is extremely friendly...More

37 First Avenue, Johannesburg 2109, South Africa
Pool
Breakfast included
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Free Wifi
2.0 Star Hotel
Brown Sugar Backpackers
#11 of 121 Speciality Lodging in Johannesburg
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Reviewed 23 August 2017

The hostel itself had good rooms and free breakfast and wifi. The staff was usually quite friendly, although not too interested in what we could do in Joburg. The kitchen for self-caterers was well...More

Reviewed 29 July 2017

This is a nice place to stay but I was very let down by their lack of communication when it came to the free airport pick up. I emailed them the day before arriving at the airport to confirm if the...More

75 Observatory Avenue | Observatory Extension, Johannesburg 2198, South Africa
Pool
Free Internet
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Lakeview Backpackers
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US$28
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#18 of 121 Speciality Lodging in Johannesburg
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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...More

Reviewed 8 August 2017

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...More

39 Porto Amelia Road | Bonaero Park 1622, Kempton Park, Johannesburg 2091, South Africa
Backpackers Ritz
#39 of 121 Speciality Lodging in Johannesburg
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Reviewed 15 June 2017

Really enjoyed my 3night stay at backpackers ritz, good location, average dorms and great hosts. Very informational and helped with many things to do in the area. Also organised transport to the...More

Reviewed 30 August 2016

A nice place top stay. Very friendly and helpful staff that will make your stay very pleasant and for sure you will remember it. They helped me in everything I needed and it was a lot. If you go to...More

1A North Road, Johannesburg 2196, South Africa
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#67 of 121 Speciality Lodging in Johannesburg
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Reviewed 26 October 2016

Accoustix Backpackers should probably be thanked for showing our learners where you don't want to end up. The rooms are very small and the two double-bunks in the room where we stayed just about...More

Reviewed 5 October 2016

On arrival there were drunk people standing in the street holding beer bottles. Don't let the suburb Randburg fool you this place is crap! No toilet seats, electrical wires thats open and the...More

477 Jan Smuts Avenue, Johannesburg 2194, South Africa
The Birches Backpackers
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#6 of 121 Speciality Lodging in Johannesburg
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Reviewed 2 May 2017

Highly recommend. Met kind travelers who were ending their trip and have us their camping gear. Safe location. Clean room and bathroom with fast wifi. Easy to get around with Uber. Ian is very...More

Reviewed 3 April 2017

What an amazing place! The host is friendly, beds and rooms are good and clean. Bathrooms are always clean, the relaxing are at the pool is the best, oh and they have NetFlix here. Will definately...More

39 Anton von Wouw Street | Franklin Roosevelt Park, Johannesburg 2195, South Africa
Pool
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Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Bar/Lounge
Ghandi Backpackers Lodge
#13 of 121 Speciality Lodging in Johannesburg
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Reviewed 1 week ago

we as a couple stayed here for 2 nights in a private room. Quite economical place. its an old british bunglow, very well maintained rooms, kitchen and they have a small circular pool. also a small...More

Reviewed 19 October 2016

Stayed 2 nights here with my partner in a private room. Room was large and clean and was R520, quite reasonable! Staff picked us up from the airport and offered us a discounted taxi drop off at the...More

15 Doris Street, Johannesburg 2094, South Africa
Pool
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2B Happy Accommodation
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#36 of 121 Speciality Lodging in Johannesburg
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Reviewed 13 January 2015

We are a family of 6 that traveled from Cape Town to Maheking in December and needed a place to stay over in Johannesburg and continue our travels the following day. We booked at 2B Happy...More

Reviewed 11 November 2014

Been there for 2 nights, and it was a pleasant experience. The staff was welcoming, the Karoo room was excellent (including a bath tub), good breakfast, billiards and TV in the lobby/kitchen...More

11 Hope Road | Orange Grove, Johannesburg 2192, South Africa
The Cottage
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#37 of 121 Speciality Lodging in Johannesburg
Johannesburg Backpackers
#41 of 121 Speciality Lodging in Johannesburg
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Reviewed 2 September 2016

We visited Johannesburg in August along with a group of friends. This place was really nice, a good location to be in and not crowded at all. The facilities offered was good and the best thing was...More

Reviewed 9 July 2016

Stayed here a few times now with friends. Great location, clean and safe with a gate that locks (which can leave you stuck outside for a few minutes so be sure to keep their number handy for when you...More

14 Umgwezi Road | Emmarentia, Johannesburg 2195, South Africa
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Nabik Private Residence
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#43 of 121 Speciality Lodging in Johannesburg
Urban Backpackers
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#47 of 121 Speciality Lodging in Johannesburg
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Johannesburg is not the easiest place to travel as a tourist. However, if you are the right place, with people who are ready and able to help you out, Johannesburg is an extremely cool and different...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you primary criterias for a hostel for you is a good bed, warm room and clean areas, this is not the place for to go. If you are into a place with an amazing atmosphere and fantastic helpfull...More

100 Anderson Street, Johannesburg 2107, South Africa
Le Maki No 54
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#51 of 121 Speciality Lodging in Johannesburg
Diamond Diggers Backpackers
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#56 of 121 Speciality Lodging in Johannesburg
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Reviewed 12 July 2017

The location of the hostel is great. Rooms, bathrooms, the kitchen is all clean and cosy! Staff were more than happy to help us out on our arrival to south Africa for the first time. However I would...More

Reviewed 18 February 2017

Ive stayed in the hostel for 2 days only. Was picked up from the airport without any problems. Nina and staff were very friendly and helpful :-) Hostel looks nice and tidy, theres outside area as...More

36 Doris street | Kensington, Johannesburg, South Africa
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Restaurant
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2.0 Star Hotel
Gemini Backpackers Lodge
#68 of 121 Speciality Lodging in Johannesburg
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Reviewed 12 February 2017

I have no phone and asked a hostel I was staying at to book Gemini for me. I was right beside the lady booking the room and heard the conversation but when baz bus dropped me off the guy working said...More

Reviewed 23 November 2016

Not even taking into account that this is located in a township and taxi's full of men that weren't staying there partied there at night, one of the woman traveling with heard someone trying to open...More

1 Van Gelder Road, Johannesburg 2090, South Africa
Reviewed 15 December 2010

This was a unpleasant experience. The woman running the place is very engaged in getting her money. She does not to worry about service and athmosphere. The man on duty seemed to be quite confused...More

Reviewed 1 September 2010

The women who manages the place is down right rude and awful. All she cares about is trying to nickel and dime you for every cent you have. Her name is Kat and is a bully!! I noticed if anyone...More

99 St Georges Road, Johannesburg, South Africa
130 Market Bed and Breakfast
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Africa's Zoo Lodge Backpackers
#19 of 121 Speciality Lodging in Johannesburg
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Reviewed 31 August 2017

This lodge rocks. Great food Franscois, really enjoyed the braai. He prepared chicken with a beer can stuffing on the braai. Still licking my lips. The renovations look awesome. Good luck with your...More

Reviewed 31 August 2017

I have just been to Africa's Zoo Lodge Backpackers. Well I have stayed here years ago and it was nice then, but the new additions and alterations that the new management have put in place make the...More

233a Jan Smuts Avenue, Parktown North | Parktown North, Johannesburg 2193, South Africa
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Fitness centre
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