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    Gemini Backpackers Lodge

    1 Van Gelder Road, Johannesburg 2090, South Africa
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    09/07/2017 10/07/2017
    1 room
    • 1 room
      2 adults
      • 2 adults
        0 children
        • 0 children
          • Excellent0%
          • Very good8%
          • Average26%
          • Poor8%
          • Terrible58%
          11 Feb 2017
          “Shouldn't be on baz bus stops”
          22 Nov 2016
          “False advertising”
          Free Parking
          Shuttle Bus Service
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          11 - 15 of 18 reviews

          Reviewed 16 February 2012

          You need your own transport if you stay here, or as I did, just stayed for one night on my last night in South Africa. You can order food pizza as there are no restaurants around. They have a very convinient free pick up from...More

          2  Thank Amixtika
          Reviewed 19 August 2011

          I wasn't especially impressed with Gemini Backpackers. The location was pretty inconvenient, although offering free airport transfer did help with this. I will say the grounds were nice, very spread out with a fire pit and other amenities. The main drawback was that the structures...More

          2  Thank stoberc
          Reviewed 4 June 2011

          I stayed there for a couple of weeks. The staff is really nice and Piet is great but the place is a little bit dirty. So you pay cheap but you are far from the city centre and main attractions. You will spend more in...More

          2  Thank Simonest
          Reviewed 16 September 2010

          We went to South Africa for the world cup so lodging was pretty slim. We've traveled a lot and are use to cheap hostels, but this was place was unreal. First of all, its on the edge of the township Alexandria, and upon arrival, the...More

          1  Thank sjohnston12
          Reviewed 8 July 2010

          I have happily backpacked my way through 88 countries in the past 20 years but this place will last long in the memory as an awful hostel run by a bunch of chancers. We soon nicknamed it the Hostel of Doom. The first and biggest...More

          1  Thank tpsontour
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          • 14
          • Location
          • South Africa >
          • Gauteng >
          • Greater Johannesburg >
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          "Don't come here."
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          "There are no good rooms. All of them have bathrooms with cold showers and doors that open to the outside..."
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