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Terrylin Backpackers Hostel

Hostel | 2 Halifax Street, Rhodesfield, Kempton Park Johannesburg, South Africa 1619

79.2% Overall Rating

9 out of 11 customers would recommend this property

Recent review (03/06/2011)

Jamie Connelly thinks…

"The location near the airport was important for us as we were transferring. It was a safe and friendly place to stay."

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  • Credit cards accepted
  • Car Parking
  • Currency Exchange
  • Lounge area
  • Internet / Wi-Fi
  • Safety deposit
  • 24 hour hot showers
  • Swimming Pool
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Washing machines
  • Laundry service
  • Reception (limited hours)
  • Wake-up calls
  • BBQ area
  • Communal kitchen
  • Outside area
  • Television room

Purchasable Extras

  • Airport Pickup USD 8.27

What's Included

  • Linen
  • Towel

Cancellation Policy

Customers can cancel their reservation free of charge up to 1 day before arrival (local time). Payments made to HostelBookers are non-refundable.

Check-In/Out Details

Earliest check-in: 14:00
Latest Check-out: 10:00

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Group of 15 or more traveling to Johannesburg?

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Terrylin Backpackers is an upmarket establishment created for the weary traveller, and situated in a quiet neighbourhood, 10 minutes drive away from the O R Tambo International Airport. Read more

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Private Rooms Help! A private room is a room that is not shared with other people from the property – in other words, you book and pay for all the beds in the room. If you are traveling alone, for example, but want to book a double room, you must pay for two people in order to book the whole room.

Double (Private bathroom)

No meals or drinks included

Budget Family Room (Private bathroom)


Budget Twin Pool View (Shared bathroom)

No meals or drinks included

6 person Garden View (Shared bathroom)


About Terrylin Backpackers Hostel

On arrival you will settle into a comfortable, homely environment.
Our baths and showers, with ample hot water, will leave you feeling refreshed and ready for either a good rest in our clean, comfortable rooms or outdoors in the neat, spacious garden overlooking the sparkling pool.
Or you may also enjoy watching satellite TV, meeting fellow-travellers, or reconnecting with friends and family or wi/fi facilities provided.
There are basic kitchen and laundry facilities.
If you're travelling by car, there is ample free and secure parking. We are able to assist with car hire and day tours.
Terrylin Backpackers has one dorm (6 beds). Each bed has a night light. All linen, including towels and extra blankets are provided.
The two, twin rooms have electric blankets, a heater and fan. Both the dorm and twin rooms have nearby ablutions.
There is a room with a double bed, TV and en-suite shower, and a family room which has a queen-size bed, with a bunk bed, TV and en-suite bathroom.

We have ample security with Spanish bars, security gates and a motorised front gate.

Please note that we open from 2pm and close at 12pm. The check-out is 10am.

Bookings may be no longer than three nights maximum.

Children over the age of 8 years are welcome in the Family and Twin Rooms. There is no capacity for extra beds.

You will be requested to provide your credit card details. In the event of a no-show the first night's booking will be charged.

Steven and Joy will do all they can to make your stay a memorable one.