We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
24/12/2017 25/12/2017
    There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
    • {providername} {price}
    {providername} {price}
      {listitems}
    {sold_out_text}
    We can't find prices for this accommodation
    From {rate_price} {rate_periodicity}

    Lebo's Soweto Backpackers

    10823A Pooe Street | Orlando West, Johannesburg 1804, South Africa
    Save
    Lowest prices for your stay
    24/12/2017 25/12/2017
    Are these your travel dates?
    TripAdvisor uses this information to find you the lowest prices for your stay.
    Traveller (89)
    Dining (4)
    Pool & Beach (4)
    Overview
    • Excellent75%
    • Very good21%
    • Average2%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible1%
    Travellers talk about
    “bike tour” (44 reviews)
    “hour tour” (6 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Restaurant
    Airport Transportation
    Bar/Lounge
    Shuttle Bus Service
    Breakfast included
    3.0 Star Hotel
    All hotel details
    {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","moduleList":["handlers"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"}},"scriptFlags":null}
    Write a Review
    JPMiles / Payback Arrow
    50
    JPMiles / Payback Arrow
    Reviews (234)
    There are newer reviews for Lebo's Soweto Backpackers
    See the most recent reviews
    Traveller rating
    Traveller type
    Time of year
    Language

    31 - 35 of 176 reviews

    Reviewed 21 June 2017 via mobile

    If you want to get a real sense of Jo'burg, gotta take this bike tour. We did it with our 3 kids and we loved it!! It was fantastic! We got exercise and learn about the fascinating history of SA and Soweto! Loved it!! Why...More

    Thank Cindy L
    Reviewed 14 June 2017

    If you want to get to know the real South Africa in a jiffy, this backpackers is a must stop. The staff are friendly, professional and their guides on the Soweto tour knowledgeable.After your visit to this exquisite venue, you feel like a Sowetan resident....More

    Thank Sonja P
    Reviewed 7 June 2017 via mobile

    Absolutely amazing tour. Supposed to last 3 hours but we were out almost 4 hours. Our guides took time wherever we needed it and were open and balanced in their review of the area environment and situation in Soweto. The meal at the end of...More

    Thank Lynn B
    Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

    I took a 3 hour bicycle tour through Soweto with two awesome guides, both from Soweto. Don't be deterred, this is an amazing trip! I didn't once feel unsafe or threatened as a lot of people may expect. Everyone we came into contact with was...More

    Thank Richardstar
    Reviewed 3 May 2017

    We did the 2 hour bike tour of Soweto with Lebo's - it was just fantastic.Our guides were well informed, thoroughly professional and great fun! They told us about the history of Soweto and brought us around a few neighbourhoods including the hostels area (which...More

    Thank dreaming12
    Response from Manager_Malepa, Manager at Lebo's Soweto BackpackersResponded 4 May 2017

    Thank you! We are so happy that your visit with us in Soweto became a highlight of your trip in South Africa. Great to hear you enjoyed touring by bicycle and that our guides did a great job - we will spread your words to...More

    The Soweto Hotel on Freedom Square
    42 reviews
    #1 of 2 hotels in Soweto
    2.2 km
     
    The Residence Boutique Hotel
    783 reviews
    #1 of 66 hotels in Johannesburg
    16.1 km
     
    Soweto Hotel & Conference Centre
    9 reviews
    #2 of 2 hotels in Soweto
    6.6 km
     
    Town Lodge Roodepoort
    28 reviews
    #1 of 2 hotels in Roodepoort
    7.9 km
     
    About
    Awards & Recognition
    Certificate of Excellence
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$ 13 - US$ 31 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 18
    • Reservation Options
    • TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com and Priceline so you can book your Lebo's Soweto Backpackers reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
    • Location
    • South Africa >
    • Gauteng >
    • Greater Johannesburg >
    • Johannesburg
    • Also Known As
    • Lebo`s Soweto Backpackers Hotel Johannesburg
    Add Photo Photos
    Traveller (89)
    Dining (4)
    Pool & Beach (4)
    Room & Suite (3)
    Hotel & Grounds (81)
    Family and Play Areas (3)
    Nearby
    Nearby HotelsSee all 66 hotels in Johannesburg
    The Soweto Hotel on Freedom Square
    42 reviews
    2.18 km away
     
    Soweto Hotel & Conference Centre
    9 reviews
    6.57 km away
     
    Town Lodge Roodepoort
    28 reviews
    7.86 km away
     
    Nearby Restaurants
    Sakhumzi Restaurant
    282 reviews
    1.65 km away
    Chez Alina
    57 reviews
    4.08 km away
    Robby's Place
    27 reviews
    5.19 km away
    Wandies Place
    60 reviews
    2.77 km away
    Nearby Attractions
    Hector Pieterson Museum
    395 reviews
    1.25 km away
    Hector Pieterson Memorial
    201 reviews
    1.29 km away
    Soweto Bicycle Tours
    174 reviews
    .00 km away
    Cycle in Soweto
    40 reviews
    1.28 km away
    Ask a question
    Questions & Answers
    Maria S
    1 January 2017|
    Answer
    Response from Pam-travelfan | Reviewed this property |
    Yes, I would contact the company. From what I understand they will rent more tuk tuks for a large group. Hope you get to go. It is fantastic!
    0
    Votes
    uma4235
    16 July 2015|
    Answer
    Response from Stewart A | Reviewed this property |
    While we stayed there, Lebo's allowed guests with a car to park inside the locked gate at night! Also, Lebo is community leader and everyone respects him (and his guests) by extension. You will be safe the whole time you... More
    0
    Votes
    Mayo20142014
    22 January 2015|
    AnswerShow all 2 answers
    Response from Wet C | Reviewed this property |
    Being on the walking tour of Soweto with Chico as a guide, and having the chance to meet Sowetan's and learn about life in Soweto was a privilege. I hope their tuk-tuk tour is as good. We have just started our trip but this... More
    0
    Votes
    Room Tips
    "Any room is a good room."
    Read review
    "private rooms are the best"
    Read review
    "The double room is lovely!"
    Read review
    "Ask for a fan to be put in your room in the hot summer months."
    Read review
    Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
    Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing