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    Lebo's Soweto Backpackers

    10823A Pooe Street | Orlando West, Johannesburg 1804, South Africa
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      2 adults
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          Overview
          • Excellent72%
          • Very good22%
          • Average3%
          • Poor1%
          • Terrible2%
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          “bike tour” (36 reviews)
          “hour tour” (6 reviews)
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          Breakfast included
          3.0 Star Hotel
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          Reviewed 14 March 2016

          If you travel to Johannesburg - going to Soweto is a must. I had already heard a lot of good things about Lebo's Soweto Backpackers. That's why we stayed there for 3 nights.We booked a comfortable double room. The staff was friendly and I loved...More

          Thank Claudia0983
          Reviewed 11 March 2016

          Friendly and helpful staff and the food was delicious, every meal was cooked with love. The area outside was nice and perfect for relaxing after our bike tour. The backpacker has charm and atmosphere.

          Thank Sabrina S
          Reviewed 10 March 2016

          We fell in love with this place. You can get home cooked meals every morning and evening. The food was very local and nice. We also loved the outdoor bar/lounge area. There are a few animals and a fire was always going for us. The...More

          Thank ptrpdrm
          Reviewed 19 February 2016

          Sadly, I am writing now because has Lebo's has become a very unpleasant place to be, largely because of the owners. I wrote a glowing review 2 years ago but the place has fallen apart since then. Maria and Lebo are blatantly and loudly abusive...More

          1  Thank Janet T
          Response from Manager_Malepa, Manager at Lebo's Soweto BackpackersResponded 26 February 2016

          Hi Janet, It is of great sadness we read all your comments and even though you have nothing but extremely bad words to give us we are very sad that you left our hostel feeling the way you describe. You are however not truthful in...More

          Reviewed 19 February 2016

          We did an all day tour and thought it well worth the money. Soweto is far larger than we thought with far a greater spectrum of living standards than expected, so there is plenty to see. Our guide was likeable, knowledgeable and passionate about his...More

          Thank Ben M
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          • US$13 - US$34 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          • 18
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          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          Maria S
          Hello. We are a group of 10 people coming to Johannesburg in may. We would really like to go on your tuk tuk township tour. Would that be possible to arrange?
          31 December 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
          Hi We are arriving in August in J'burg for 2 nights before driving out to Kruger and thinking of booking to stay at Lebo's. Would you say it is safe to drive there and park in the area? We will do the 4 hour cycling tour and would like to visit the aparthied museum so would be driving in and out of the area. Alternatively we could stay in the Sandton area which seems to be recommended. Just want to make sure its quite safe - we are a couple in late 20's with rental car? Thanks your help would be appreciated! Uma
          16 July 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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          Mayo20142014
          Do you run tours of Soweto?
          22 January 2015|
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          Response from mmesi k |
          Yes ,we do Soweto tours just check mmesi guide
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