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    Backpackers Ritz

    1A North Road, Johannesburg 2196, South Africa
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    May 7
    May 8
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    Traveller (19)
    Room & Suite (6)
    Pool & Beach (1)
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    Overview

    • Excellent21%
    • Very good12%
    • Average21%
    • Poor18%
    • Terrible25%
    30 Aug 2016
    “An amazing place”
    24 Aug 2016
    “Everything you could need!”
    Free Parking
    Pool
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    The Birches Backpackers
    31 reviews
    #6 of 98 Speciality lodging in Johannesburg
     
    Curiocity Backpackers
    195 reviews
    #2 of 98 Speciality lodging in Johannesburg
     
    HomeBase Melville
    89 reviews
    #10 of 98 Speciality lodging in Johannesburg
     
    Lebo's Soweto Backpackers
    186 reviews
    #3 of 98 Speciality lodging in Johannesburg
     
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    Reviewed 30 August 2016

    A nice place top stay. Very friendly and helpful staff that will make your stay very pleasant and for sure you will remember it. They helped me in everything I needed and it was a lot. If you go to Joburg this is the place...More

    Helpful?3  
    Reviewed 24 August 2016

    Staff pointed us to a delicious bakery down the street, and to a store where I could get the adapters I had been looking for. They served tasty dinner and breakfast, and they served drinks also downstairs. In the evening, our group sat around the...More

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    Reviewed 7 July 2016

    We had a great stay at this cute garden hostel. Steven, Peter, and Gavin were delightful and helped direct us to nearby art galleries and bakeries, and the food was delicious! They have both private and dormitory-style group rooms.

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    Reviewed 7 July 2016

    Overall great experience. The staff were hospitable but not overbearing. The rooms were comfortable and clean. When the electricity went out, they lit candles and used a generator to keep making us hot meals. Excellent service!

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    Reviewed 7 July 2016

    As part of a university trip with 14 students, we stayed at the Backpackers Ritz in July of 2016 and had a grand time. Delicious meals, comfortable and relaxed atmosphere and a hilarious staff! Great for students, families or backpackers.

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    The Birches Backpackers
    31 reviews
    #6 of 98 Speciality lodging in Johannesburg
     
    Curiocity Backpackers
    195 reviews
    #2 of 98 Speciality lodging in Johannesburg
     
    HomeBase Melville
    89 reviews
    #10 of 98 Speciality lodging in Johannesburg
     
    Lebo's Soweto Backpackers
    186 reviews
    #3 of 98 Speciality lodging in Johannesburg
     
    About
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    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Things to do
    • Pool
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    • Price range
    • US$14 - US$32 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Number of rooms
    • 15
    • Reservation Options
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    Traveller (19)
    Room & Suite (6)
    Pool & Beach (1)
    Hotel & Grounds (12)
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    ratboy75
    On your website it suggests that you have a bar - is this correct and if so, please could you provide details such as what you serve, opening hours, prices.Many thanks.
    30 December 2016|
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    Room Tips
    "The rooms over looking the pool are very quaint and peaceful."
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    "Ask to see the room first and sniff for a mould or musty smell"
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    "The dorms are located upstairs, without any fans.... I am sure it gets warm at night. I would recommend..."
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    "Stay somewhere else"
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