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1 room, 2 adults

HomeBase Melville - Hostel, Johannesburg

2-star2 stars
37 1st Ave, Melville, Johannesburg, Gauteng, 2092, South Africa

Johannesburg hostel with outdoor pool and bar/lounge
  • Free continental breakfast, free WiFi, and free parking
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Good internet service
Great pool
Room is all right
Could use a good cleaning

HomeBase Melville - Hostel, Johannesburg

  • Shared Dormitory, Mixed Dorm (Bed in 8 Sleeper Mixed Dormitory)
  • Bed in 8 Sleeper Female Dormitory
  • Family Room (Family Room)
  • Double Room
  • Double En-suite Room
  • Bed in 10 Sleeper Mixed Dormitory
  • Wooden Double Caban
  • Family Ensuite
  • Wooden Twin Cabana
  • Single Room, Shared Barthroom
  • Safari Tent
  • Bed in 12 Sleeper Mixed Dormitory

What’s around HomeBase Melville - Hostel, Johannesburg


  • In Greater Johannesburg Metropolitan Area
  • University of Johannesburg - 16 min walk
  • Melville Koppies Nature Reserve - 34 min walk
  • Parkview Golf Club - 37 min walk
  • University of Witwatersrand - 2.6 mi / 4.3 km
  • Johannesburg Botanical Garden - 2.5 mi / 3.9 km
  • Origins Centre Museum - 2.6 mi / 4.1 km
  • Emmarentia Dam - 2.6 mi / 4.3 km

Getting around

  • O.R. Tambo Intl. Airport (JNB) - 22 min drive
  • Johannesburg (HLA-Lanseria) - 31 min drive
  • Johannesburg Park Station - 16 min drive
  • Johannesburg Sandton Station - 26 min drive
  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)

At a glance

Key facts


  • 9 rooms


  • Check-in time noon-9 PM
  • Check-out time is 10 AM
The front desk is open daily from 7:30 AM - 10 PM. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Required at check-in

  • Credit card required for incidental charges

  • Government-issued photo ID may be required

  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Travelling with others


  • No cribs (infant beds)


  • Pets not allowed


  • Free WiFi in public areas

  • Free WiFi in rooms



  • Airport shuttle *


  • Free self parking

Payment types at the property

* See small print for additional details or extra charges

At the hostel

Food and drink
  • Free continental breakfast daily
  • Bar/lounge
  • Barbecue grills
Things to do
  • Outdoor pool
Working away
  • Computer station
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Garden
  • Picnic area
  • Television in common areas
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking

In the room

Be entertained
  • TV
Stay connected
  • Free WiFi

HomeBase Melville - Hostel, Johannesburg’s small print

Also known as

  • HomeBase Melville Hotel
  • HomeBase Hotel
  • HomeBase Melville Hostel Johannesburg
  • HomeBase Melville Hostel
  • HomeBase Melville Johannesburg
  • HomeBase Melville
  • HomeBase Melville Hostel/Backpacker
  • HomeBase Melville - Hostel Johannesburg
  • HomeBase Melville - Hostel Hostel/Backpacker accommodation


Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

Optional extras

Airport shuttle service is offered for an extra charge

We have included all charges provided to us by this property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the unit you book.

FAQs for HomeBase Melville - Hostel, Johannesburg

  • Is parking offered at HomeBase Melville - Hostel?
    Yes, there's free self parking.
  • Is there a pool at HomeBase Melville - Hostel?
    Yes, there's an outdoor pool.
  • Are pets allowed at HomeBase Melville - Hostel?
    Sorry, pets aren't allowed.
  • What are the check-in and check-out times at HomeBase Melville - Hostel?
    You can check in from noon to 9 PM. Check-out time is 10 AM.
  • Is airport shuttle service offered by HomeBase Melville - Hostel?
    Yes, an airport shuttle is available.

HomeBase Melville - Hostel, Johannesburg

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