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Johannesburg Backpackers

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


  • 70%Value For Money
  • 75%Security
  • 70%Location
  • 65%Staff
  • 45%Atmosphere
  • 75%Cleanliness
  • 70%Facilities

Property Information:

Joburg Backpackers is located in a spacious, newly renovated house in the trendy and safe area of Emmarentia, Joburg Backpackers promises to make your stay comfortable and fun!

From dorms to deluxe double en suites, our rooms are incredibly clean and comfortable, and all of your linen are supplied. With a large funky bar, lots of chill out space and a brand new swimming pool, there's no better way to spend your time!

You can arrange all of your tours and activities on site:
Soweto Tour
Kruger National Park
Sun City
Baz Bus Tickets
Car Hire

Contact us directly for information on Airport Transfers after you have made your booking.

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  • Latest Review

    On arrival to Jo'burg I had booked this hostel as was in a safe part of town which is important in jo'burg but the facilities and atmosphere let me down as not many other travelers were there, I had a locker but my girlfriend did not. It said we was going to be in a mixed dorm but we ended up in separate ones. But on a positive Beauty and Paul are really helpful and will help with anything the beds are comfy and clean and it is situated in green side walking distance to bars restaurants etc.
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  • 24 Hour Reception
  • 24 Hour Security
  • Airport Transfers
  • Bar
  • BBQ
  • Bicycle Parking
  • Breakfast Not Included
  • Common Room
  • Free Parking
  • Housekeeping
  • Linen Included
  • Lockers
  • Luggage Storage
  • Outdoor Swimming Pool
  • Outdoor Terrace
  • Parking
  • Pool Table
  • Swimming Pool
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Towels for hire

Cancellation Policy

This property has a 1 day cancellation policy.
Failure to cancel within this time will result in a cancellation charge equal to the first night of your stay, unless otherwise stated below (see 'Things to Note' information).

Johannesburg Backpackers Located at No 14 Umgwezi road, Ext 1, Emmarentia, Johannesburg.
Johannesburg Backpackers
South Africa
Johannesburg 2195 No 14 Umgwezi road, Ext 1, Emmarentia
67% 92
-26.1469245 28.0050837
Johannesburg Backpackers
    Rooms available     Deluxe 4 Bed Private Ensuite     Basic 6 Bed Mixed Dorm Ensuite     Standard 8 Bed Mixed Dorm Ensuite     Deluxe Double Bed Private Ensuite     Deluxe Double Bed Private Ensuite     Standard Twin Private Shared Bathroom
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