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    Lakeview Backpackers

    39 Porto Amelia Road | Bonaero Park 1622, Kempton Park, Johannesburg 2091, South Africa
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    Overview
    • Excellent56%
    • Very good22%
    • Average9%
    • Poor9%
    • Terrible4%
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    Faircity Mapungubwe Hotel Apartments
    219 reviews
    #20 of 66 hotels in Johannesburg
     
    The Reef Hotel
    412 reviews
    #28 of 66 hotels in Johannesburg
     
    Road Lodge Southgate
    17 reviews
    #42 of 66 hotels in Johannesburg
     
    Crowne Plaza Johannesburg - The Rosebank
    684 reviews
    #12 of 66 hotels in Johannesburg
     
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    Reviewed 20 January 2013

    I left this place feeling like I'd stayed over at a friend's house! The owners are absolutely lovely people, always willing to help or just have a chat. It was a great place to meet other travelers and everyone hung around the bar in the...More

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    Reviewed 3 January 2013

    I can't praise this Hostel highly enough. But I can try.. The 'staff' of Rhonel and Cornelius are happy to leave you to your own devices or to help plan, organise and advise on your whole stay. The accom itself is superbly located from the...More

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    Reviewed 24 December 2012

    I stayed here on my way over to Mozambique as a solo traveller. I met a very welcoming couple who had just taken over the place. They were informative, helpful and friendly. Even ended up enjoying beers and a meal with them and two others...More

    1  Thank Sam4444_12
    Reviewed 22 December 2012 via mobile

    The owner, Romel is a character and there is no doubt that she makes you feel extremely welcomed into her home and to SA. The property itself is average and a little jaded, though I believe they are in the midst of doing works to...More

    1  Thank deluxetrolley
    Reviewed 13 December 2012

    I have stayed at many different types of lodging in my world travels and I can say without reservation that this place is the most memorable. I had not planned to stay in Jo'berg but was traveling with a standby ticket for a flight to...More

    Thank thaitraveler06
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    #12 of 66 hotels in Johannesburg
     
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    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Airport Transportation
    • Shuttle Bus Service
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    • Price range
    • US$ 26 - US$ 30 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette
    • Number of rooms
    • 12
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    • Greater Johannesburg >
    • Johannesburg
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    Room Tips
    "Go with Uber or their transfer, not an airport taxi! Or rent a car."
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    "The 4-bed room didn't seem to have too many outlets to charge things, but around the other common areas..."
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    "All of the rooms are always clean and the people their are friendly. Just learn how to work the shower from..."
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