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16+ guests1 bedroom35 beds2 bathrooms
16+ guests
1 bedroom
35 beds
2 bathrooms
Breakfast
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Outstanding hospitality
3 recent guests complimented Urban for outstanding hospitality.

Our 6 Bed Dormitories are popular becuase it's not uncommon to meet people from all levels of life from allover the world. From Artists, Scientists, Doctors, Skaters, Farmers from East Europe to just well seasoned travellers looking for a authentic Jozi experience.
Urban Backpackers is in the city center. Our guests enjoy the authentic Johannesburg experience with a homely warmth. Our 6 Bed Dormitories are clean, comfortable and most affordable in all of Joburg.

Amenities

Wifi
Kitchen
Free parking on premises
Breakfast
Unavailable: Smoke alarm
Unavailable: Carbon monoxide alarm
The host hasn't reported smoke or carbon monoxide detectors on the property.

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 double bed
Common spaces
4 sofas,2 floor mattresses

Availability

Reviews

13 reviews
Communication
4.5
Check-in
4.5
Cleanliness
4.2
Accuracy
4.2
Value
4.1
Location
3.9
Kelly User Profile
Kelly
March 2017
Unbelievable staff- go completely out of their way for you, and all vibrant lovely people. They will invite you to join them, but give you your space if you want. Amazing rooftop you can relax on in the open air, with Friday events. Loved every minute!
Marvin User Profile
Marvin
January 2020
Great place
Grace User Profile
Grace
December 2019
You need to pass by!!
Lucas User Profile
Lucas
December 2019
Great people, great value and close to CBD
Sibusiso User Profile
Sibusiso
April 2019
Proceed with caution!!!
Urban User Profile
Response from Urban:
Hi Sibusiso, we appreciate your feedback and we'll look at it constructively. Backpacking is for the slightly more adventurous and simple traveler, however, we're working daily on accommodating the more formal 5 star expectations. To recap; You extended you stay but claim…
April 2019
Gcinashe User Profile
Gcinashe
March 2018
Cosy backpackers/hostel with nice staff and lovely rooftop views.
Thando User Profile
Thando
January 2018
Great spot in the heart of Johannesburg. Lovely stay. Thoroughly enjoyed it.

Hosted by Urban

Johannesburg, South AfricaJoined in February 2017
Urban User Profile
29 Reviews
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a jorburg city center backpackers situated in the heart of the city
Languages: English
Response rate: 89%
Response time: within an hour
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Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa

Things to keep in mind

Check-in: 14:00 - 00:00
Checkout: 10:00
Check-in
14:00 - 00:00
Checkout
10:00

House Rules

  • Not suitable for children and infants
  • No pets
  • Smoking is allowed

Cancellations

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