Sustainability Level 1
Free WiFi

Explorer Backpackers

Free Cancellation Book more than 2 days in advance for Free Cancellation.

9.6
Superb
53 Total Reviews
Perfect Location
Superb Staff
Fantastic Cleanliness

Property Description

Welcome to Explorer Backpackers located 10km from Johannesburg Stadium and 7km from Sandton City Mall.
Explorer Backpackers is about experiencing South Africa in all its wonderful glory. We are a 4star hostel in the trendy suburb of Parkhurst Johannesburg. We are ideal for groups of friends or the solo traveler looking to find fun people to enjoy Sunny South Africa with. Our backyard bar keeps things social, our reading corners keep things quiet, our laptop station keeps you connected and our comfortable beds and warm showers keeps you happy!

With over 20 bars and restaurants all in safe walking distance from us, you'll definitely find a cuisine or beverage that appeals to you.

Book with us now, and enjoy our morning breakfast and extensive tour options.

Explorer Backpackers Policies & Conditions:

Cancellation policy: 24h before arrival.
Check in from 09:00 to 15:00 .
Check out before 00:00 .
Payment upon arrival by credit cards, debit cards.

General:
Taxes not included - 15.00%
Taxes not included - occupancy tax 15.00 % per person per night
Breakfast not included - 30 ZAR per person per day.
No curfew.
We do not accept customers younger than 16s years of age.

Reviews & Ratings

9.6
Superb
53 Total Reviews
  • Security
    9.7
  • Location
    10
  • Staff
    10
  • Atmosphere
    9.7
  • Cleanliness
    9.1
  • Value for Money
    9.7
  • Facilities
    9.1

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Sustainability Level 1

This hostel has begun to introduce practices that result in a positive social and environmental impact, grasping the fundamentals of the Staircase to Sustainability.
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Location

Latest Reviews

10
Superb
Mar 09, 2024
Owner is awesome! Thank you!
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Female, 41+
10
Superb
Mar 05, 2024
Best place to be in jburg. Thanks to darren and his awesome staff
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Male, 41+
10
Superb
Feb 08, 2024
This was a really pleasant hostel! Secure parking, cheap laundry, fast wifi, hot showers, a comfy bed with TWO pillows, super friendly staff, amazing location. Nothing but good things to say about this place!
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Male, 31-40

Facilities

  • Free

    • Linen Included
    • Free WiFi
    • Free Internet Access
  • General

    • Security Lockers
    • Key Card Access
    • Common Room
    • Adaptors
    • Hot Showers
    • Self-Catering Facilities
    • Cooker
    • Fridge/Freezer
    • Dryer
    • Outdoor Terrace
    • Reading Light
    • Parking
    • Hair Dryers
    • Ceiling fan
    • Iron / Ironing Board
    • Microwave
    • Washing Machine
  • Services

    • Internet access
    • Laundry Facilities
    • Luggage Storage
    • 24 Hour Reception
    • Tours/Travel Desk
    • Shuttle Bus
    • 24 Hour Security
    • Housekeeping
    • Express check-in / out
  • Food & Drink

    • Bar
    • Vending Machines
    • Tea & Coffee Making Facilities
  • Entertainment

    • Board Games
    • Foosball

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