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Pretoria Backpackers

Hostel | 433 Farenden street, Clydesdale, Pretoria Pretoria, South Africa 0002

78.6% Overall Rating

16 out of 23 customers would recommend this property

Recent review (03/01/2014)

"This backpackers is in a fantastic location, on a nice quiet and leafy street. The building itself is beautiful and relaxing. The free continental breakfast made it a good value stay."

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  • Bar
  • Credit cards accepted
  • Car Parking
  • Self-catering Facilities
  • No curfew
  • Lounge area
  • Internet / Wi-Fi
  • Pool table(s)
  • 24 hour reception
  • Safety deposit
  • 24 hour hot showers
  • Swimming Pool
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Fax
  • Late check-out
  • Laundry service
  • Wake-up calls
  • Bar(s)
  • BBQ area
  • Communal kitchen
  • Internet access in public areas
  • Internet café
  • Outside area
  • Television room

Purchasable Extras

  • Airport Pickup USD 24.27

What's Included

  • Luggage Room
  • Breakfast
  • Linen
  • Towel

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.

Check-In/Out Details

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

Group booking?

Group of 15 or more traveling to Pretoria?

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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.

Deluxe Triple (Private bathroom)

Breakfast included, English breakfast included

Deluxe Family Room (Private bathroom)

Breakfast included, English breakfast included, Self-catering

Deluxe Double (Private bathroom)

Buffet breakfast included

Deluxe Single (Private bathroom)

Breakfast included, English breakfast included

Deluxe Twin Garden View (Private bathroom)

Breakfast included

About Pretoria Backpackers

"location, location, location"

Welcome to Pretoria Backpackers
The pool is blue, the beers are cold and the steaks are cheap
Regret we do not offer any more dorms but stunning rooms for you and your friends
Internet is super fast and bacon and eggs for breakfast just what you need
Towels are provided and you even have your own fridge in the room to keep your yummies
Get 10 % discount when booking Footprints day trips or safari's

We are so central you can walk basically everywhere: to Hatfield, to Down Town, to the University of Pretoria.
Pretoria Backpackers offer everything a seasoned traveller wants : breakfast, free wi-fi, a free shuttle to Gautrain Hatfield Station and free travel info
Some of Pretoria's best steakhouse/pubs (R 39 for 500 g T-bone) are only 60 m away as is Loftus Rugby Staduim.

Pretoria have so many things to do, 33 museums Botanical Gardens, Parks and Nature Reserves where you and go walking, cycling or horseback riding.
The lodge is situated in a leafy suburb surrounded beautiful residential properties and "walking the dog" is everybody's favourite past time.
We are surrounded by all the embassies so doing "official work" is only a short walk away
The Lodges in-house travel agency Footprints in Africa would assist with the best tours, safaris and transport options

Come and stay in Pretoria and visit Jo’burg on a day tour.

The Gautrain connect Pretoria with Sandton, Joburg and OR Tambo Airport (Jo'burg airport)
It's safe, fast and affordable
Take it to Hatfield Station and we pick you up from there.

We have 24 hour security and safe off street parking and a brand new swimming pool.

Accommodation Information

All rooms have fans & heaters in and extra blankets is available
All rooms have been supplied with a TV set, a desk and chair a fridge and a coffee station with towels provided

Location Information

We are situated in Clydesdale, a residential leafy suburb, 50 m from the Loftus Stadium, walking distance to Universaty of Pretoria and great pubs for eat and drink and a short walk to the City Centre, Hatfield and the Union Buildings.
We are surrounded by all the Embassies and old Victorian houses

Pretoria with its 33 museums and 65 000 students are bound to surprise the most adventures or thirsty traveller.