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1 room, 2 adults

Rosebank Lodge & Backpacker, Johannesburg

1-star1 star
217 Jan Smuts Avenue, Johannesburg, Gauteng, 2193, South Africa

Basic Johannesburg hostel with outdoor pool
  • Free WiFi in lobby and free parking
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  • Amazing Apr. 10, 2020

Rosebank Lodge & Backpacker, Johannesburg

from $25 CAD
  • Single Room, Shared Bathroom
  • Double Room, Private Bathroom
  • Double Room, Shared Bathroom
  • Shared Dormitory, Mixed Dorm, Shared Bathroom

What’s around Rosebank Lodge & Backpacker, Johannesburg


  • In Greater Johannesburg Metropolitan Area
  • Rosebank Mall - 12 min walk
  • Hyde Park Corner - 23 min walk
  • 4th Avenue Parkhurst - 25 min walk
  • Wanderers Stadium - 35 min walk
  • South African Museum of Military History - 38 min walk
  • Parkview Golf Club - 39 min walk
  • Sandton City Mall - 3.1 mi / 5 km

Getting around

  • O.R. Tambo Intl. Airport (JNB) - 34 min drive
  • Johannesburg (HLA-Lanseria) - 30 min drive
  • Johannesburg Sandton Station - 6 min drive
  • Johannesburg Park Station - 20 min drive
  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)

At a glance

Key facts


  • 10 rooms


  • Check-in time noon-10 PM
  • Check-out time is 10 AM
If you arrive at the property after hours, you'll need to check in at an alternate location: 219 Avenue Parktown NorthIf you are planning to arrive after 10 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card, or cash deposit 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



  • Airport shuttle *


  • Free self parking on site

Payment types at the property

  • Cash

Other information

  • No alcohol served onsite
* See small print for additional details or extra charges

At the hostel

Food and drink
  • Barbecue grills
  • Refrigerator in a common area
Things to do
  • Outdoor pool
Working away
  • Meeting rooms
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Laundry facilities
  • Multilingual staff
  • Designated smoking areas
  • Garden
  • Picnic area
  • Television in common areas
Languages Spoken
  • Afrikaans
  • English

In the room

Sleep well
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
Freshen up
  • Rainfall showerhead
  • Shower only
  • Shared accommodations

Rosebank Lodge & Backpacker, Johannesburg’s small print

Also known as

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This property does not have elevators.

Guests must contact this property in advance to reserve rollaway/extra beds.

Optional extras

Credit card charges are subject to an extra charge of 5 percent

Rollaway beds are available for ZAR 170 per night

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 Rosebank Lodge & Backpacker, Johannesburg

  • Does Rosebank Lodge & Backpacker offer free cancellation for a full refund?
    Yes, Rosebank Lodge & Backpacker does have fully refundable rooms available to book on our site, which can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in. Just make sure to check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
  • Is parking offered on site at Rosebank Lodge & Backpacker?
    Yes, there's free self parking.
  • Is there a pool at Rosebank Lodge & Backpacker?
    Yes, there's an outdoor pool.
  • Are pets allowed at Rosebank Lodge & Backpacker?
    Sorry, pets aren't allowed.
  • What are the check-in and check-out times at Rosebank Lodge & Backpacker?
    You can check in from noon to 10 PM. Check-out time is 10 AM.
  • Is airport shuttle service offered by Rosebank Lodge & Backpacker?
    Yes, an airport shuttle is available.

Rosebank Lodge & Backpacker, Johannesburg

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