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Melville International Backpackers

37 - 1st Avenue, Melville, Johannesburg, South Africa

77%Rating

  • 79%Value For Money
  • 81%Security
  • 87%Location
  • 71%Staff
  • 77%Atmosphere
  • 73%Cleanliness
  • 73%Facilities

Property Information:

Melville International Backpackers (MIB) is your ideal base in the vibrant heart of gold in Africa's Johannesburg. It is in easy walking distance to the famous 7th Avenue with all its fantastic eateries, clubs, galleries, bookshops, off beat clothes shops and music bars. Melville is unique in its 'vibe' as it reflects the surrounding Media/Arts/Student communities in this part of Johannesburg. MIB is your secure comfortable backpacker lodge that will be your base as you explore the province of Gauteng.

Close to two leading universities, you can walk around the corner to the Campus Square Shopping Centre, Laundromats, Fast food outlets, clubs and pubs at night and sidewalk cafes by day. Gold Reef City, The Apartheid Museum, Constitution Hill, Civic Theatre, Market Theatre, O.R. Thambo and Lanseria airports, the Cradle of Mankind historical site, Planetarium, Soccer City, Ellis Park and Wanderers sports grounds, are all a quick taxi ride away from MIB your backpacker base in Johannesburg.

Melville International Backpackers offers you comfortable new beds, showers, swimming pool, and a range of accommodation options, from dorm bunks to single room on suite with a double bed. Broadband Internet is available. Major bus and taxi routes close by.

Your ever friendly and helpful host, Peter, has run backpacking establishments and lodges for many years and offers his wealth of insight to help make your stay in Johannesburg worthwhile, safe, fun and memorable.

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  • Latest Review

    We booked a room for two people and as we arrived they told us that our room wasn't available anymore. Luckily out friends switched the reservation with us so that they stayed in the dorm and we could have the room. Unfortunately the room was a really small cabin with one bed for one person that we had to share even though we paid for two people.
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      Anonymous, France, Couple, 18-24
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Facilities

  • 24 Hour Reception
  • Bar
  • BBQ
  • Breakfast Not Included
  • Common Room
  • Free Internet Access
  • Free WiFi
  • Kitchen
  • Linen Included
  • Parking
  • 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.




Melville International Backpackers Located at 37 - 1st Avenue, Melville, Johannesburg.
Melville International Backpackers
South Africa
Johannesburg Gauteng 2092 37 - 1st Avenue, Melville
77% 111
-26.1783600 28.0024840
Melville International Backpackers
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