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Rosebank Lodge Reviews

219 Jan Smuts Avenue, Rosebank, Johannesburg, South Africa

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54 Total Reviews
  • 55%Value For Money
  • 80%Security
  • 90%Location
  • 45%Staff
  • 55%Atmosphere
  • 65%Cleanliness
  • 30%Facilities

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The location is good, connected by Gautrain with the Park Station and the airport. The staff is not kind, they do not explain which are the facilities, room location, city info... Nothing. The kitchen is very poor, there are not too many things for cooking, not even for drinking water... The shared area is always empty... Poor atmosphere. Just recommended for an overnight, it is very difficult to meet people in this backpackers...


The beginning of our stay was a bit hectic. Not a single small table in the room, no hanger in the wardrobe, no towels in the bathroom and water in the shower icy cold in a tough winter time! Though the following day we appreciated a fixed warmer shower and the company of other mates like Kim and John who made our stay one of our best friendships ever. Our gratitude to Tracey, one of the staff who gently escorted us to the taxi rank on our departure day. Thanks so much to her.

  • 25th Jun 2014
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • South Africa
  • Couple, 41+
  • (1 review)

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