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    Africa's Zoo Lodge Backpackers

    233a Jan Smuts Avenue | Parktown North, Johannesburg 2193, South Africa
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    Dining (5)
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    Hotel & Grounds (5)
    Overview
    • Excellent38%
    • Very good13%
    • Average4%
    • Poor18%
    • Terrible27%
    2 weeks ago
    “outstanding service”
    26 Mar 2015
    “Rude owner”
    Pool
    Bar/Lounge
    Fitness centre
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
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    1 - 5 of 19 reviews

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    the rooms were clean , the ablutions were spotless and the owners were very very helpful there was a pool table gym etc.. , the owners are easy to approach and offer help if any is needed , very welcoming and overall good food ....More

    Thank garythegainzmonster
    Response from Zoo L, Owner at Africa's Zoo Lodge BackpackersResponded 2 weeks ago

    HI Gary, Thanks, and thank you for choosing to stay with us. We are glad that you enjoyed staying here with us and hope to see you soon. All the best with your travels The Zoo Lodge team

    Reviewed 26 March 2015

    This place was almost empty except for some locals. Which was ok, except that the owner was very difficult to have a conversation with as he's one of those people who always knows better than you. Otherwise, it's got a good location, near to the...More

    2  Thank Mazi-Wazi
    Reviewed 31 October 2013 via mobile

    I have recently had the good fortune to stay at the zoo lodge , what a find this place is ! Definitely the best value in Sandton . The food and braais are legendary Well done Tim and Derrick , the Zoo rocks place i...More

    4  Thank Leongerber
    Reviewed 18 October 2013

    I am Leonid Blashinov from the Ukraine. I have been travelling around South Africa for the past 2 years. In this time I have spent time at over 100 Backpacking Lodges in South Africa. When I came to Johannesburg I stayed in almost all of...More

    6  Thank Leonid B
    Reviewed 17 October 2013

    I feel secure and welcome. Really enjoying my stay. I recommend to everyone. The Lodge is in a good location, very clean and the garden area is great to sit at the pool and catch up on your emails and chats. Its easy to find...More

    5  Thank milo m
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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$ 13 - US$ 25 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Number of rooms
    • 11
    • Location
    • South Africa >
    • Gauteng >
    • Greater Johannesburg >
    • Johannesburg
    • Also Known As
    • Africa`s Zoo Lodge Backpackers & Guesthouse Hotel Johannesburg ,
    • Africa`s Zoo Lodge Backpackers And Guesthouse
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    Dining (5)
    Room & Suite (2)
    Hotel & Grounds (5)
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    Room Tips
    "All the rooms are good. If you like to party stay near the pool. If you like peace and quite stay at the top..."
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    "The Friday night Braai's BBQ's are not to be missed. You will come back just for the braai."
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    "Spurge on the double rooms. It is the same price as a lot of dorms accommodation in CPT."
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