Top Rated Hostels in Johannesburg, South Africa
72 out of 78 HostelBookers customers said that they would recommend Bob's Bunkhouse
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Bob is a great guy- Stayed there with my brother and made us very welcome. Before leaving SA stayed there again and was great to be there again. Very safe and secure. Good atmosphere
Bob and Joan are very welcoming and knowledgeable ppl. A joy to be around! Great tours on offers and clean kept beds and facilities.
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35 out of 37 HostelBookers customers said that they would recommend Moafrika Lodge
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|Location -||73%||Cleanliness -||94%||Value -||94%|
Sitting by the bomb fire whilst the chef was making a South African barbecue and having some local beers was a real experience of South Africa!
It was a very African lodge. And they have very friendly dogs which made me feel more at home. The bomb fire was very nice and so was the local beer and food. I got 5 star service all the way.
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15 out of 16 HostelBookers customers said that they would recommend Ghandi’s Back Packers & Guest Lodge
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Awesome place.. everything just felt like home. It's a beautiful house in a safe district, just not that easy to get there but they offer -free- airport pickup within 20min after calling! The kitchen was fully equipped, potatoes, onions, a lot of spices, free instant coffee all day, breakfast and towell included... what do you want more? I'll definitely come back. Highly recommendable! P.s. it's really cheap renting a car in JHB (like 20-24$/day)
The location was very good (close to the city centre). The staff was friendly and helpfull.
80 out of 84 HostelBookers customers said that they would recommend Mbizi Backpackers Lodge
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|Location -||75%||Cleanliness -||90%||Value -||92%|
I stayed here due to all the fantastic reviews I read and they weren't wrong! Mbizi Backpackers is a great place to stay and this was apparent when I saw many happy customers returning here during my 6 day stay. Patrick has been wonderful, you couldn't ask for a better host! He helped me with anything I needed and always with a big smile! :-) I felt like I was at my second home. I can't imagine there is a better backpackers in Johannesburg. It is away from the centre and has a lovely, quiet, relaxed, friendly vibe-which was just what I was looking for! Great garden too! Stay here and you won't be disappointed.
Quite funky and convenient to our Hotel conference location. casual vibe. Clean ablutions with loads of hot water. Quiet and safe. Our host turned our electric blankets on for us before we arrived home late. such a caring touch. We are both businesswoman and found the stay fun and affordable although we could afford 5 Star.
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4 out of 6 HostelBookers customers said that they would recommend Johannesburg Backpackers
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Receptionist was great! Internet was down because of a thunderstorm and she arranged everything for us. Always willing to help. I definitely recommend the hostel.
Room was nice, nice bathroom, very safe and secure area. Some nice restaurants and pubs in the neighbourhood.
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71 out of 79 HostelBookers customers said that they would recommend Mufasa Lodge
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|Location -||64%||Cleanliness -||84%||Value -||86%|
Staff were very friendly & helpful. A very relaxing location to stay in before a tour. Good sized private rooms and comfortable beds. Free airport pick-up. Free 30 mins per day internet. Evening meal was good value. Nomad Guides / Drivers stay so no transfer costs if going on tours with Nomad.
The current staff are very helpful and friendly. The place is a way out of the city but they will help you with transport and car hire etc. There are plenty of tours available and there is stuff to do here too. It really is a family and family-friendly place and I wouldn't hesitate to recommend the Lodge to travellers.
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68 out of 73 HostelBookers customers said that they would recommend Airport Inn B and B
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|Location -||85%||Cleanliness -||80%||Value -||82%|
There is a large swimming pool at the property, so not only is it good for an overnight stay, but for longer ones as well. They also have facilities for lunch and dinner, which is also extremely handy when without transport.The staff were very helpful and all requests were dealt with promptly.
CLose to the airport, secure, free shuttle to and from the airport. Good breakfast and decent coffee! The common area has free wifi and I met some lovely people.
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13 out of 15 HostelBookers customers said that they would recommend Emerald Backpackers
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|Location -||78%||Cleanliness -||82%||Value -||81%|
- close to the airport - restaurant area, so no need to eat out somewhere - only for people needing a place right near the airport
This place is located near the airport, so it was very convenient for us as a base while we were travelling throughout Africa. Also very safe to leave your belongings if you are going on trips to other countries. Mavis cooks lovely breakfasts.
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58 out of 88 HostelBookers customers said that they would recommend Accoustix Backpackers Hostel
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|Location -||74%||Cleanliness -||80%||Value -||83%|
it makes me feel like am home, they are so friendly, getting your needs at ease, really value for money.
Nice staff, clean place! Kitchen was decent. Showers were hot and powerful, beds were simple but functional! Location is decent, though in Joburg, we kind of ended up taking taxis everywhere to avoid the minibuses and bus stations (shady). But Accoustix helped arrange rides all over the city, from Soweto to Montecasino, etc. Very affordable place and a decent stay!
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9 out of 11 HostelBookers customers said that they would recommend Terrylin Backpackers Hostel
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|Location -||81%||Cleanliness -||87%||Value -||74%|
The location near the airport was important for us as we were transferring. It was a safe and friendly place to stay.
Nice and convenient place to stay near the airport. Very helpful and friendly staff - thank you Joy and Steven for your hospitality!
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