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    Lakeview Backpackers

    39 Porto Amelia Road | Bonaero Park 1622, Kempton Park, Johannesburg 2091, South Africa
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    Traveller (8)
    Room & Suite (3)
    Hotel & Grounds (10)
    • Excellent56%
    • Very good22%
    • Average9%
    • Poor9%
    • Terrible4%
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    Free Wifi
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Airport Transportation
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    Shuttle Bus Service
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    1 - 5 of 19 reviews

    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 had. Not sure what the 1-star review was about... They most definitely...More

    Thank Brendan A
    Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

    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, watched TV and cooked with us,...More

    Thank Ann K
    Reviewed 13 March 2017

    I stayed at this hostel for 4 days and I had a lovely time! The owners are so friendly and really make you feel at home, I was spoiled from the beginning till the end. They gave me alot more then I could've wished for....More

    Thank Rani B
    Reviewed 3 April 2014

    10km from the airport and when we arrived were told that the hostel was closed. The owner had not paid her utility bills so the electricity and water were cut off. She then fled to Capetown and didn't inform anyone with confirmed bookings that the...More

    2  Thank younggraeme
    Reviewed 15 November 2013

    We had this hostel as kind of a pit stop on our way to and from Krugerpark. We stayed there for 2 nights total, 1 night at a time. It was nice, the staff was kind and friendly. They also have three cute little dogs...More

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    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Airport Transportation
    • Laundry Service
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Price range
    • US$14 - US$29 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Kitchenette
    • Number of rooms
    • 12
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    • Location
    • South Africa >
    • Gauteng >
    • Greater Johannesburg >
    • Johannesburg
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    Hotel & Grounds (10)
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    Room Tips
    "Go with Uber or their transfer, not an airport taxi! Or rent a car."
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    "The 4-bed room didn't seem to have too many outlets to charge things, but around the other common areas..."
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    "All of the rooms are always clean and the people their are friendly. Just learn how to work the shower from..."
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