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Ghandi Backpackers Lodge Hostel

15 Doris Street, Kensington, Johannesburg, South Africa

Ghandi’s Back Packers and Guest Lodge offers accommodation in a beautiful historical house which was built in 1889 – situated on the infamous Langermann Koppie it is central to all major routes around Johannesburg Read more

86% Overall Rating 19 out of 22 customers would recommend this property based on 22 reviews

Atmosphere 85%

Cleanliness 90%

Facilities 88%

Location 71%

Safety 90%

Staff 88%

Value 90%

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What's Included

  • Breakfast
  • Linen
  • Luggage Room
  • Towel

Facilities

  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Late Check-out
  • Self-Catering Facilities
  • 24 Hour Reception
  • 24 Hour Security
  • Adaptors
  • Airport Transfers
  • Bar
  • Bicycle Parking
  • Board Games
  • Cable TV
  • Cafe
  • Card Phones
  • Common Room
  • Currency Exchange
  • Free Parking
  • Hot Showers
  • Internet Access
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Linen Included
  • Luggage Storage
  • Outdoor Swimming Pool
  • Outdoor Terrace
  • Parking
  • Pool Table
  • Postal Service
  • Reading Light
  • Reception (limited hours)
  • Steam room
  • Swimming Pool
  • Tea/Coffee Making Facilities
  • Telephone Fax Facilities
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Towels Included
  • Towels for hire
  • Washing machine

Check-in / Check-out

Earliest check-in: 00:00

Latest Check-out: 10:00

Policies

  • Credit Cards Not Accepted
  • No Curfew
  • Taxes Included

Group booking?

Group of 15 or more traveling to Johannesburg?

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Ghandi’s Back Packers and Guest Lodge offers accommodation in a beautiful historical house which was built in 1889 – situated on the infamous Langermann Koppie it is central to all major routes around Johannesburg Read more

Shared Rooms

14 Bed Mixed Dorm Ensuite

Sleeps 14

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Private Bathroom

Private Rooms

Single Private Ensuite

Sleeps 1

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Private Bathroom

Double Bed Private Ensuite

Sleeps 2

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Private Bathroom

Twin Private Ensuite

Sleeps 2

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Private Bathroom

4 Bed PRIVATE Ensuite

Sleeps 4

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Private Bathroom

3 Bed PRIVATE Ensuite

Sleeps 3

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Private Bathroom

Standard Double Bed Private Ensuite

Sleeps 2

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Private Bathroom

Grade

Standard

About Ghandi Backpackers Lodge

It’s close to the OR Tambo Airport as well as the Park Station buses and trains. Ellis park stadium 2km from Ghandis backpackers. Major shopping centres like Eastgate and Darras Centre are close traveling distance too. Safe off street parking.

It has a charming thatched Bar with Pool table and DSTV with food and drink refreshments on sale - the bar onlooks a gorgeous circular swimming pool which is open to all .

There are public card phones and internet available to all guests at a special rate.

There is an open kitchen offering a light breakfast on the house each morning – Dinners may be prepared on request

Accommodation Information

Built in 1889, it now offers spacious en suite rooms, generous communal areas, an open plan kitchen, a thatched bar with a pool table and a swimming pool. If your life mantra chants ‘shop up a storm and eat out in style’, drop your pack and do a little chanting here.
Free!
Light breakfast. Tea and coffee. Pickups from airport, bus and train stations. Luggage storage

Location Information

Situated on the infamous Langerman’s Kop, the haunt of doomed gangsters in bygone times, this luxurious lodge is alive with character and history.

Cancellation Policy

Customers can cancel their reservation free of charge up to 1 day before arrival. After this date, charges will be applied by the property up to the first nights cost of the reservation, unless otherwise stated in the property’s conditions. Deposits paid are non refundable.