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1 room, 2 adults

Urban Backpackers, Johannesburg

1-star1 star
100 Anderson St, Johannesburg, Gauteng, 2107, South Africa

Hostel with restaurant, near Carlton Centre
  • Free WiFi
  • Collect nightsYou can collect™ Rewards nights here
From 14 reviews. TripAdvisor Traveler Rating.

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating

  • Super kind staff. Of course the neibougrhood is creepy and dangerous but it’s the same…May 1, 2019
  • I made an online booking and confirmed a week later regarding my booking. To my surprise…Jun. 10, 2019

Urban Backpackers, Johannesburg

from $25 CAD
  • Double Room (1)
  • Twin Room (2)
  • Dorm Room (4 Sleeper Female) (5)
  • Dorm Room (6 Sleeper Mixed) (8)
  • Dorm Room (6 Sleeper Female) (7)

What’s around Urban Backpackers, Johannesburg

Top spots nearby

Recommended by this property

  • Carlton Centre (6-minute walk)
  • SAB World of Beer (8-minute walk)
  • Market Theatre (11-minute walk)
  • Johannesburg Art Gallery (14-minute walk)
  • Constitution Hill (18-minute walk)
  • Apartheid Museum (43-minute walk)
  • Mandela House (13.7 km)
  • Credo Mutwa Cultural Village (17.6 km)

Getting around

  • Johannesburg (JNB-O.R. Tambo Intl.) - 25 min drive
  • Johannesburg (HLA-Lanseria) - 50 min drive
  • Johannesburg Park Station - 19 min walk
  • Johannesburg Sandton Station - 23 min drive
  • Ellis Park Station - 29 min walk

At a glance

Key facts


  • 18 rooms


  • Check-in time 2 PM-midnight
  • Check-out time is 10 AM
The front desk is open daily from 6 AM - 11 PM.
There is no front desk at this property. To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property ahead of time using the information on the booking confirmation.

Required at check-in

  • Credit card or cash deposit required

  • Government-issued photo ID required

  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Travelling with others


  • Children (17 years old and younger) not allowed

  • No cribs (infant beds)


  • Pets not allowed


  • Free WiFi in rooms



  • No parking

Payment types at the property

Other information

  • Smoke-free property
* See small print for additional details or extra charges

At the hostel

Food and drink
  • Local cuisine breakfast daily (surcharge)
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/lounge
  • Microwave in a common area
  • Refrigerator in a common area
  • Front desk (limited hours)
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • French
  • Portuguese
  • Xhosa
  • Zulu

In the room

Home comforts
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
Sleep well
  • Premium bedding
Freshen up
  • Shower only
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer (on request)
Stay connected
  • Free WiFi
  • Daily housekeeping

Urban Backpackers, Johannesburg’s small print

Also known as

  • Urban Backpackers Hostel Johannesburg
  • Urban Backpackers Hostel
  • Urban Backpackers Johannesburg
  • Urban Backpackers Johannesburg
  • Urban Backpackers Hostel/Backpacker accommodation
  • Urban Backpackers Hostel/Backpacker accommodation Johannesburg

Optional extras

Local cuisine breakfast is offered for an extra charge of ZAR 55.00 for adults and ZAR 55.00 for children (approximately)

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.

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