Hostels in Johannesburg, South Africa

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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Cheapest month:February
Most expensive month:October
Average price in Johannesburg:$19/night
Cheapest price found:$7/night
Cheapest day:Friday
Most expensive day:Thursday
$10 - $46
Average price per night / 3-star hotel. Prices are not fixed and may vary with time.
$10 - $63
Average price per night / 3-star hotel. Prices are not fixed and may vary with time.

Cheapest hostels in Johannesburg, South Africa

Homebase Melville - Hostel
37 1st Ave, Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
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4.9 km from city centre, Johannesburg, South Africa 

Located in Johannesburg, HomeBase Melville Backpackers is within easy reach of University of the Witwatersrand and Gold Reef City & Casino. It also provides an outdoor pool, a 24-hour reception and free Wi-Fi.

$224
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Hostel prices in Johannesburg

2 stars and under

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Where to stay in Johannesburg

Facts about staying in Johannesburg

  • What is the cost of a hostel in Johannesburg?

    $20 per night is how much hostels in Johannesburg cost, on average. $8 per night was the lowest price recently found by HotelsCombined users - but anything for $16 per night or less is a good deal. Johannesburg hostel prices fluctuate throughout the year, with January being the most expensive month to book, and in July being the cheapest.

  • What hostel is closest to Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport?

    The closest Johannesburg hostel to Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport is Once in Joburg, which is 21.0 km away.

  • 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.

  • Does Johannesburg have hostels with “pool” listed as an amenity?

    Yes, there is a hostel in Johannesburg with “pool” as a listed amenity. According to our data, 1 hostel have the “pool” amenity in the Johannesburg area. Homebase Melville - Hostel is a popular hostel among HotelsCombined users who are looking for this particular feature.

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