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Pretoria Backpackers Hostel

433 Farenden street, Clydesdale, Pretoria, South Africa

Pretoria Backpackers is still the best budget option you gonna find in Pretoria with free wi-fi and free breakfast Read more

81% Overall Rating 13 out of 19 customers would recommend this property based on 19 reviews

Atmosphere 78%

Cleanliness 75%

Facilities 74%

Location 84%

Safety 93%

Staff 76%

Value 87%

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  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Late Check-out
  • Lockers
  • 24 Hour Reception
  • 24 Hour Security
  • Airport Transfers
  • BBQ
  • Bar APM-96
  • Cable TV
  • Card Phones
  • Common Room
  • Free City Maps
  • Free Internet Access
  • Free Parking
  • Games Room
  • Hot Showers
  • Housekeeping
  • Internet Access
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Linen Included
  • Luggage Storage
  • Meeting Room
  • Outdoor Swimming Pool
  • Outdoor Terrace
  • Parking
  • Postal Service
  • Reading Light
  • Reception (limited hours)
  • Safe Deposit Box
  • Shuttle Bus
  • Steam room
  • Swimming Pool
  • Tea/Coffee Making Facilities
  • Telephone Fax Facilities
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Towels Included
  • Vending Machines
  • Wheelchair Friendly

Check-in / Check-out

Earliest check-in: 10:00

Latest Check-out: 10:00


  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • Curfew
  • No Curfew

Group booking?

Group of 15 or more traveling to Pretoria?

Contact us directly

Pretoria Backpackers is still the best budget option you gonna find in Pretoria with free wi-fi and free breakfast Read more

Private Rooms

Deluxe 4 Bed Family Room Ensuite

Sleeps 4

Room types

Private Room


Private Bathroom



Standard Double Bed Private Ensuite

Sleeps 2

Room types

Private Room


Private Bathroom



Standard 3 Bed PRIVATE Ensuite

Sleeps 3

Room types

Private Room


Private Bathroom



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.

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.