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    Backpackers Ritz

    1A North Road, Johannesburg 2196, South Africa
    Hostelworld.comUSD 30*
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    04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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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 Internet
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          The Birches Backpackers
          32 reviews
          #6 of 103 Speciality lodging in Johannesburg
           
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          202 reviews
          #1 of 103 Speciality lodging in Johannesburg
           
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          31 - 35 of 64 reviews

          Reviewed 25 September 2012

          This is definitely a backpacker's scene. We only stayed one night before the start of our overland tour in Southern Africa and what a mistake it was! Lots of partiers stay here and they were drunk and loud all evening. The bathrooms are dirty and...More

          2  Thank TheArcherFamily
          Reviewed 5 September 2012

          A friend of mine & I stayed one night here in May this year. The owners were easy to communicate with - through them, we organized a pickup from the airport & a dropoff at the bus station, and they were reliable. Pickups and dropoffs...More

          Thank Colleen T
          Reviewed 27 June 2012

          I stayed here at the beginning of my South Africa trip and it wasn't the greatest start. After flying almost 24 hours I had to wait a couple of hours for my transfer to pick me up (even though the hostel told me he was...More

          2  Thank Backpacker-b88
          Reviewed 20 May 2012

          I stayed here for four nights before beginning my Acacia tour of Africa, from Johannesburg through to Nairobi. The tour only departed from Johannesburg, it didn't visit the city itself, so if you wanted to explore Johannesburg, you had to book extra days there yourself....More

          Thank ErinAshworth
          Reviewed 15 May 2012

          I stayed in this backpackers twice. The backpackers is not outstanding in terms of design and style, but it has almost everything you need. The dorms are very clean and extremely spacious (I've been travelling since 7 months now and I have never had so...More

          Thank Capunsli
          The Birches Backpackers
          32 reviews
          #6 of 103 Speciality lodging in Johannesburg
           
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          202 reviews
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          HomeBase Melville
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          Lebo's Soweto Backpackers
          193 reviews
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          About
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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
          • USD 14 - USD 30 (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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          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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          "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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