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Backpackers Ritz

Hostel | 1A North Road, Dunkeld West, Johannesburg, South Africa 2196

67.9% Overall Rating

8 out of 12 customers would recommend this property

Recent review (18/12/2009)

"Didn't like the staff. They weren't very friendly and was heard to talk to them. People staying seemed nice, although many are only there beacuase the Ritz is the pick up and drop off point for most tours, so they were…"

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  • Bar
  • Credit cards accepted
  • Car Parking
  • Self-catering Facilities
  • No curfew
  • Currency Exchange
  • Games room
  • Lounge area
  • Internet / Wi-Fi
  • Pool table(s)
  • 24 hour reception
  • Restaurant
  • Safety deposit
  • 24 hour hot showers
  • Swimming Pool
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Washing machines

Purchasable Extras

  • Airport Pickup USD 2.77
  • Luggage Room USD 0.69
  • Breakfast USD 1.04
  • Towel USD 1.04

What's Included

  • Linen

Cancellation Policy

Customers can cancel their reservation free of charge up to 2 days before arrival (local time). Payments made to HostelBookers are non-refundable.

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Set in a large mansion with beautiful gardens atop a koppie with stunning views of the whole of Jo'burg... Read more

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About Backpackers Ritz

The Ritz is the longest running hostel in Jo'burg, set in a mansion with large beautiful gardens. You can chill by the pool or catch up with friends on email.

Situated near the exciting suburbs Hyde Park and Rosebank, there is plenty to see and do in the local area. The African Craft Market is open every day except Mondays; the Rosebank Rooftop Market is open every Sunday and bank holiday.

There are 6 art galleries to visit and many, many restaurants and cafes offering food from all over the globe.

There is also a good selection of day trips every day of the week. The Travel Centre can you help with your onward travel; from buses planes, trains and car rental to short tours and safaris from 2 - 56 days...