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    Backpackers Ritz

    1A North Road, Johannesburg 2196, South Africa
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    Overview
    • Excellent21%
    • Very good13%
    • Average21%
    • Poor18%
    • Terrible27%
    15 Jun 2017
    “Welcoming and friendly”
    30 Aug 2016
    “An amazing place”
    Free Internet
    Free Parking
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    Southern Sun Hyde Park Sandton
    427 reviews
    #12 of 46 hotels in Sandton
     
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    681 reviews
    #12 of 66 hotels in Johannesburg
     
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    #9 of 66 hotels in Johannesburg
     
    Silver Oak Luxury Accommodation
    2 reviews
    #41 of 46 hotels in Sandton
     
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    21 - 25 of 59 reviews

    Reviewed 31 March 2014

    Last weekend a few of my friends came up to Johannesburg ( as they are not locals they didn't know to much about the city). As I had previously heard that the Ritz backpackers was a great place to stay I thought it would be...More

    4  Thank Stephen F
    Reviewed 31 March 2014

    Unfriendly staff, horrible rooms, disgusting bathrooms. My boyfriend and I were looking forward to a good weekend with friends in Johannesburg. After a long drive we were looking forward to relaxing in a nice comfortable backpackers. According to the pictures on their website we expected...More

    2  Thank Jaba1213
    Reviewed 5 March 2014

    Myself and my cousin did the 4 Day Kruger Safari and needed to sleep in JHB the night before our trip and also on our return. We got the prettiest room perfect for just the 2 of us and close to the pool which was...More

    Thank Yumna2014
    Reviewed 17 February 2014

    I stayed at this place because it was relatively close to the airport, and convenient for my early flight. There were definitely pros and cons. The staff were lovely and extremely helpful. The house is an old mansion leased from an elderly millionaire of a...More

    Thank Christie M
    Reviewed 9 December 2013

    Even though we read all the bad comments about the Ritz and hesitant to stay.....it wasn't THAT bad. We stayed here out of convenience as we were so close to the Wanderers stadium to see a cricket game. The location was great! Safe to walk...More

    Thank xsnwgirlx
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    Silver Oak Luxury Accommodation
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    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Free Internet
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    • Free Parking
    • Things to do
    • Pool
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    • Price range
    • US$25 - US$59 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Number of rooms
    • 15
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    • Location
    • South Africa >
    • Gauteng >
    • Greater Johannesburg >
    • Johannesburg
    • Also Known As
    • Backpackers Ritz Hotel Johannesburg ,
    • Ritz Johannesburg ,
    • Johannesburg Ritz
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    Room & Suite (6)
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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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