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    Johannesburg Backpackers

    14 Umgwezi Road | Emmarentia, Johannesburg 2195, South Africa
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    Traveller (2)
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    Room & Suite (3)
    Curiocity Backpackers
    223 reviews
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    Overview
    • Excellent32%
    • Very good29%
    • Average20%
    • Poor17%
    • Terrible2%
    1 Sep 2016
    “The ideal place to go”
    9 Jul 2016
    “Everything you need from a backpackers!”
    Free Parking
    Pool
    Breakfast included
    Restaurant
    Room Service
    Fitness centre
    Pets Allowed
    Wheelchair Access
    Business Centre
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    Curiocity Backpackers
    223 reviews
    #1 of 111 Speciality lodging in Johannesburg
     
    HomeBase Melville
    94 reviews
    #11 of 111 Speciality lodging in Johannesburg
     
    The Birches Backpackers
    32 reviews
    #6 of 111 Speciality lodging in Johannesburg
     
    Brown Sugar Backpackers
    132 reviews
    #10 of 111 Speciality lodging in Johannesburg
     
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    1 - 5 of 19 reviews

    Reviewed 1 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 the Wifi, which was quite fast and the...More

    Thank prabhavmusaddi89
    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 arrive just in case!). Price is...More

    Thank Jess H
    Reviewed 21 February 2016

    Dorms are big with ensuit toilet. The staff is nice and is a well cleaned place. Well located in a safe area with walking distance to markets and restaurants. They offer many tours and transfers services,

    Thank DanielleVentura
    Reviewed 10 May 2015

    This was a fantastic backpackers! It is located in a beautiful and safe suburb within walking distance of a whole street of restaurants and bars. The accommodation was clean and tidy. The family rooms were lovely and the dorms were of excellent quality with lovely,...More

    Thank TravelerinMpumalanga
    Reviewed 1 January 2015

    I tend to try and save money when travelling on business and opt for backpackers/hostels - it also means lots more atmosphere and socialising at the end of the day! Price - excellent Single room - adequate/clean Bed - comfy/firm Staff - OUTSTANDING Location -...More

    Thank Benjamindrfranklin
    Curiocity Backpackers
    223 reviews
    #1 of 111 Speciality lodging in Johannesburg
     
    HomeBase Melville
    94 reviews
    #11 of 111 Speciality lodging in Johannesburg
     
    The Birches Backpackers
    32 reviews
    #6 of 111 Speciality lodging in Johannesburg
     
    Brown Sugar Backpackers
    132 reviews
    #10 of 111 Speciality lodging in Johannesburg
     
    About
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    • Pool
    • Free Parking
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    • Free Parking
    • Things to do
    • Pool
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    • Price range
    • US$13 - US$64 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Number of rooms
    • 13
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    • Location
    • South Africa >
    • Gauteng >
    • Greater Johannesburg >
    • Johannesburg
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    Traveller (2)
    Pool & Beach (4)
    Room & Suite (3)
    Dining (1)
    Hotel & Grounds (9)
    Family and Play Areas (1)
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    "Go for a single!!"
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