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Popular hostels in Johannesburg

Discover well-known properties in Johannesburg that are favoured by visitors more than others. There are 2,404 hotels in Johannesburg and price data was last updated on 29 mei 2024. The average price for a hotel in Johannesburg is $13/night.
These hostels are among the most popular places to stay for users visiting Johannesburg. Users can use the filters present to refine their search even further.
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363 Main Avenue, Ferndale, Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
Fernrez@363 is situated in Johannesburg and offers guests free Wi-Fi.
Free Wi-Fi
Location
13.5 km from city centre
217 Jan Smuts Avenue, Parktown, Gauteng, South Africa
Located in Johannesburg, Rosebank Lodge & Backpacker is within easy reach of Sandton City Shopping Centre and Gold Reef City & Casino. It also offers an outdoor pool, an airport shuttle and a shared kitchen.
Free Wi-Fi
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5.8
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3 reviews
Location
4.3 km from city centre
81 Albatross Drive, Sandton, Gauteng, South Africa
Fourways Youth Hostel is located in Johannesburg and is close to the area's popular attractions. It provides a 24-hour reception and a laundry service, and is a short stroll from Montecasino.
Free Wi-Fi
Location
10.5 km from city centre

Tips for booking hostels in Johannesburg

Gain useful insights and advice for booking the perfect stay in Johannesburg. Price data is based on averages over the past 12 months and was last updated on 29 mei 2024.
Cheapest month:May
Most expensive month:March
Average price in Johannesburg:$13/night
Cheapest price found:$8/night
Cheapest day:Sunday
Most expensive day:Wednesday
$10 - $18
Average price per night / 3-star hotel. Prices are not fixed and may vary with time.
$10 - $15
Average price per night / 3-star hotel. Prices are not fixed and may vary with time.

Cheapest hostels in Johannesburg, South Africa

Discover affordable stays in Johannesburg that provide a quality experience without breaking the bank. Hotels in Johannesburg can be found for as low as $10 per night. There is currently one property in Johannesburg that can be booked for this price. Rosebank Hostel is one of the hotels that can be booked for the lowest price in Johannesburg. Price data was last updated on 29 mei 2024
Out of the hostels in Johannesburg we've come across, these properties are priced the lowest. Consider alternative dates if you're able to compare prices.
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217 Jan Smuts Avenue, Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
6.8 km from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
Parking
$10
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479 Jan Smuts Avenue, Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
11.7 km from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
Parking
$11
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2 Valley Road, Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
11.6 km from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
Parking
$12
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64 Bordeaux Drive, Bordeaux, Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
11.6 km from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
Parking
$13
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302 Fox Street, Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
1.8 km from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
Parking
$14
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83 Albatross Drive, Sandton, Gauteng, South Africa
10.5 km from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
$18
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4 Valley Road, Bordeaux, Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
11.6 km from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
$20
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Other accommodations in Johannesburg

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10 Douglas Street, Highlands North, Johannesburg, South Africa, Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
8.2 km from city centre
Parking
$24
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23 Canterbury Crescent, Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
16.5 km from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
Parking
$48
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28B Third Road, Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
8.3 km from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
Parking
$90
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Nicol Rd, Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
9.5 km from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
Parking
$44
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Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
2.6 km from city centre
Air conditioning
$16
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Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
20.6 km from city centre
$57
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58 Hume Road, Dunkeld, Sandton, Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
7.1 km from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
Air conditioning
$129
Avg. per night

Where to stay in Johannesburg

Explore different neighbourhoods and areas within Johannesburg to find the perfect location for your stay. Map data was last updated on 29 mei 2024.
Whether you're visiting Johannesburg for leisure or business, utilize the map to find hostels close to your ideal location. Clicking a property's name will unlock more information and allow you to book that particular hostel.

Facts about staying in Johannesburg

Find useful tips and insights about staying in Johannesburg to help you make the most of your experience. FAQs were last updated on 29 mei 2024.
  • What is the cost of a hostel in Johannesburg?

    $13 per night is how much hostels in Johannesburg cost, on average. $9 per night was the lowest price recently found by HotelsCombined users - but anything for $13 per night or less is a good deal. Johannesburg hostel prices fluctuate throughout the year, with March being the most expensive month to book, and in May being the cheapest.

  • What’s the best hostel in Johannesburg?

    Curiocity Backpackers Johannesburg is the best Johannesburg hostel according to HotelsCombined users. Curiocity Backpackers Johannesburg has a rating of 7.9/10 from 941 reviews.

  • What hostel is closest to Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport?

    The closest Johannesburg hostel to Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport is Curiocity Backpackers Johannesburg, which is 19.1 km away.

  • What is the most popular hostel in Johannesburg closest to Sandton City?

    Curiocity Backpackers Johannesburg is the most popular hostel in Johannesburg that’s close to Sandton City (the city’s most popular landmark). There are 10.4 km from Curiocity Backpackers Johannesburg to Sandton City. While there may be other hostels near Sandton City, Curiocity Backpackers Johannesburg is highly rated (7.9/10) by 941 users.

  • Should I stay in a Johannesburg hostel?

    Staying at a hostel is beneficial if you’re looking to travel to Johannesburg on a budget. Spending less on accommodations means you can spend more on activities, food, and souvenirs. You may find that some hostels in Johannesburg offer amenities similar to those that hotels provide, such as continental breakfasts, 24/7 check-in, an on-site bar, and free Wi-Fi - so there’s often no need to forego any travel comforts.

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