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Lebo's Soweto Backpackers

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Reviewed November 20, 2017

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

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Reviewed November 19, 2017

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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Reviewed November 17, 2017 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 November 12, 2017

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.

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Reviewed November 6, 2017 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

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December 31, 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
July 16, 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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"Take the tuk tuk tour and it's really easy to get to via Uber from town"
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