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Terrylin Backpacker's Hostel

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  • Average7%
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Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

I had an overnight stay at terrylin after having arrived from NYC late evening and needing to catch a flight early the next morning. As a woman traveling alone, i had been alerted a lot regarding safety. My entire experience was excellent - from getting...More

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Response from Terrylin, Owner at Terrylin Backpacker's HostelResponded 5 September 2016

Thank you, FB, for your excellent rating and lovely review. Steven and Joy really appreciate this. We wish you all the best.

Reviewed 20 August 2016

Its a very clean, friendly, quiet and accomadating Establishment 5 min drive from OR TAMBO airport. The owners where really helpful in organizing taxi transfers and even organized a taxi to fetch me at 5.15am. This is not a noisy backpackers but a lovley Clean...More

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Response from Terrylin, Owner at Terrylin Backpacker's HostelResponded 21 August 2016

Thank you, yabberdoo, for your excellent review and rating. Steven and Joy really appreciate this and we look forward to hosting you again when you are in Johannesburg again. All the best...

Reviewed 13 August 2016 via mobile

The owners were very accommodating, the rooms were nice and tidy, while all of that at a really good price. We only wanted a place to stay for a couple of hours and this was perfect. After our flight only arriving late that evening, the...More

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Response from Terrylin, Owner at Terrylin Backpacker's HostelResponded 15 August 2016

Thank you, TVZ89, for your excellent rating and lovely review. Steven and Joy really appreciate this and hope you enjoy your stay at the Kruger Park.

Reviewed 7 August 2016 via mobile

A calm place to relax. I felt very welcome and newborn after a amazing bath in a very comfortable place! The rooms are nice and warm. The owner, joy, was really kind and cared a lot about me being comfortable at the hostel. Its not...More

Thank Ja O
Response from Terrylin, Owner at Terrylin Backpacker's HostelResponded 10 August 2016

I really appreciate your lovely review and rating, Ja O, and wish you all the best on your further travels.

Reviewed 15 June 2016 via mobile

It was a nice and cosy guesthouse. We had a warm welcome from the owner and felt at home ! It was close to the airport by taxi. It was a quiet place, ideal for resting and relaxing after a long flight. We would come...More

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Response from Terrylin, Owner at Terrylin Backpacker's HostelResponded 23 June 2016

Thank you, Liesbeth, for your review and rating. Steven and Joy really appreciate this and it was lovely hosting you. We wish you all the best and hope to see you again.

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US$ 38 - US$ 40 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Lucia G
14 November 2016|
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Response from Terrylin | Property representative |
Hi Lucia - the airport taxi's charge R150. Thet are very safe and reliable. Other options - dowload the uber app. They charge from R60 depending on the vehicle or Zebra Cab's. They also charge R60 but may not always be... More
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macsteeze
21 November 2015|
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Response from Terrylin | Property representative |
Thank you, Macsteeze, for your enquiry. On the website there are clear directions from the airport, Johannesburg and Pretoria. The address is 2 Halifax Street, Rhodesfield, Kempton Park. You may either use the Airport... More
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Suzanne S
11 July 2015|
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Response from Terrylin | Property representative |
Terrylin is 3,5km's from the O R Tambo airport so you may walk here depending on the amount of luggage you have.
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