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    Mufasa Backpackers

    21 Fourth Road | Cloverdene, Benoni 1513, South Africa
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    Overview
    • Excellent40%
    • Very good33%
    • Average15%
    • Poor9%
    • Terrible3%
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    “stayed here” (4 reviews)
    “jana” (8 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Pool
    Restaurant
    Airport Transportation
    Bar/Lounge
    Kitchenette
    Concierge
    Pets Allowed
    Wheelchair Access
    Meeting Rooms
    Laundry Service
    Shuttle Bus Service
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    1 - 5 of 29 reviews

    Reviewed 12 November 2016

    My two daughters and myself were on an overland tour starting off in Johannesburg lodging arranged by ACT. We found Jana (the manager) to be very warm, entertaining, and very helpful. Although the atmosphere was informal, I don't doubt there was an enormous amount if...More

    Thank Marcia T
    Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

    I stayed at Mufasa's as part of a tour. The showers were cold, there's at least five dogs and its in the middle of nowhere. The host is a lovely lady, but it'd be great if she made a few adjustments to the property.

    Thank Stacey O
    Reviewed 12 August 2016

    a while back myself and a friend went on a ATC tour, we stayed at Mufasa Backpackers before our overlanding tour started. As we have been doing an around the world tour we have been to many hostels. Mufasa has by far been one of...More

    1  Thank Travelwasp8
    Reviewed 30 May 2016

    We needed to stay close to carnival city and this was the second closest available backpacker. Dodgy area (be warned) but quite nice and safe once inside. Good: Jana supplied a huge amount of wood for a bonfire and there's a bar! Bad: 'includes breakfast'...More

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    Thank annemarieao
    Reviewed 30 May 2016

    Pro's: *Excellent value for money *Friendly and helpful staff *Cute dogs Con's: *Mattresses were quite hard and uncomfortable *Bit of black mold spotted in the bathroom *Shower soap holder was loosely attached to the wall with a screw. While showering, the soap holder fell exposing...More

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Restaurant
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Hot Tub
    • Restaurant
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$18 - US$190 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette
    • Number of rooms
    • 16
    • Location
    • South Africa >
    • Gauteng >
    • Greater Johannesburg >
    • Benoni
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    Traveller (5)
    Pool & Beach (3)
    Room & Suite (3)
    Dining (1)
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    Room Tips
    "Dorms are basic but good value for money! They upgrade you if there is an en suite available."
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    "Good location for those who mainly want to visit Kruger!"
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    "We stayed in a room with a private entrance, quiet and secure."
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    "All good rooms."
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