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Reviews of Johannesburg Backpackers Johannesburg Hostel

No 14 Umgwezi road, Ext 1, Emmarentia, Johannesburg, South Africa

Atmosphere 85%

Cleanliness 100%

Facilities 75%

Location 75%

Safety 98%

Staff 93%

Value 88%

Facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Lockers
  • 24 Hour Reception
  • 24 Hour Security
  • Airport Transfers
  • BBQ
  • Bar APM-96
  • Bicycle Parking
  • Breakfast Not Included
  • Common Room
  • Free Internet Access
  • Free Parking
  • Housekeeping
  • Linen Included
  • Luggage Storage
  • Outdoor Swimming Pool
  • Outdoor Terrace
  • Parking
  • Pool Table
  • Swimming Pool
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Towels for hire

Check-in / Check-out

Earliest check-in: 06:00

Latest Check-out: 10:00

Policies

  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • No Curfew
  • Taxes Included

Group booking?

Group of 15 or more traveling to Johannesburg?

Contact us directly

Atmosphere 85%

Cleanliness 100%

Facilities 75%

Location 75%

Safety 98%

Staff 93%

Value 88%

Showing 1-5 of 5 reviews

83% Overall Rating
  • Atmosphere - 60%
  • Cleanliness - 100%
  • Facilities - 60%
  • Location - 60%
  • Safety - 100%
  • Staff - 100%
  • Value - 100%
83% Overall Rating

Anonymous
25 Mar 2016

Travel Type:
With my spouse / partner

Trip Type:
Sightseeing & culture

Age Range:
41+

Liked: Quiet and safe location. Helpful staff. walking distance to grocery store and restuarants

Disliked: Had to catch taxis everywhere as no public transport,

Customer would recommend this property

89% Overall Rating
  • Atmosphere - 80%
  • Cleanliness - 100%
  • Facilities - 80%
  • Location - 80%
  • Safety - 100%
  • Staff - 100%
  • Value - 80%
89% Overall Rating


26 Oct 2014

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year

Liked: heldfull staff, secure Environment and surrounding, easy to walk to the next Shops and restaurants

Disliked: Little bit far of the City Center, better you can explain the taxi Driver the way with a digital map or call the Driver working with the hostel.

Customer would recommend this property

94% Overall Rating
  • Atmosphere - 100%
  • Cleanliness - 100%
  • Facilities - 80%
  • Location - 80%
  • Safety - 100%
  • Staff - 100%
  • Value - 100%
94% Overall Rating

Anonymous
19 May 2013

Travel Type:
With my spouse / partner

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year, Sightseeing & culture

Liked: 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.

Customer would recommend this property

94% Overall Rating
  • Atmosphere - 80%
  • Cleanliness - 100%
  • Facilities - 100%
  • Location - 80%
  • Safety - 100%
  • Staff - 100%
  • Value - 100%
94% Overall Rating

Anonymous
18 Nov 2012

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year

Liked: Very large property in a suburb - so very safe area. Safe in bedroom.

Customer would recommend this property

77% Overall Rating
  • Atmosphere - 80%
  • Cleanliness - 100%
  • Facilities - 80%
  • Location - 60%
  • Safety - 100%
  • Staff - 60%
  • Value - 60%
77% Overall Rating

Anonymous
24 Jun 2011

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year, Partying / nightlife, Sightseeing & culture, Visiting friends or family

Liked: Room was nice, nice bathroom, very safe and secure area. Some nice restaurants and pubs in the neighbourhood.

Disliked: No laundry service on the weekends, only M-F.

Customer would recommend this property

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