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    Backpackers Ritz

    1A North Road, Johannesburg 2196, South Africa
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    Overview
    • Excellent21%
    • Very good13%
    • Average21%
    • Poor18%
    • Terrible27%
    Jun 15, 2017
    “Welcoming and friendly”
    Aug 30, 2016
    “An amazing place”
    Free Internet
    Free Parking
    Pool
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    1 - 5 of 59 reviews

    Reviewed June 15, 2017 via mobile

    Really enjoyed my 3night stay at backpackers ritz, good location, average dorms and great hosts. Very informational and helped with many things to do in the area. Also organised transport to the airport. Overall good stay :)

    Thank mollie j
    Reviewed August 30, 2016

    A nice place top stay. Very friendly and helpful staff that will make your stay very pleasant and for sure you will remember it. They helped me in everything I needed and it was a lot. If you go to Joburg this is the place...More

    3  Thank PelloManterola
    Reviewed August 24, 2016

    Staff pointed us to a delicious bakery down the street, and to a store where I could get the adapters I had been looking for. They served tasty dinner and breakfast, and they served drinks also downstairs. In the evening, our group sat around the...More

    1  Thank Kristen S
    Reviewed July 7, 2016

    We had a great stay at this cute garden hostel. Steven, Peter, and Gavin were delightful and helped direct us to nearby art galleries and bakeries, and the food was delicious! They have both private and dormitory-style group rooms.

    Thank Julia M
    Reviewed July 7, 2016

    Overall great experience. The staff were hospitable but not overbearing. The rooms were comfortable and clean. When the electricity went out, they lit candles and used a generator to keep making us hot meals. Excellent service!

    1  Thank Caleb C
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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Free Internet
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • $21 - $29 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Number of rooms
    • 15
    • Location
    • South Africa >
    • Gauteng >
    • Greater Johannesburg >
    • Johannesburg
    • Also Known As
    • Backpackers Ritz Hotel Johannesburg ,
    • Ritz Johannesburg ,
    • Johannesburg Ritz
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    Traveler (19)
    Room & Suite (6)
    Pool & Beach (1)
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    Room Tips
    "The rooms over looking the pool are very quaint and peaceful."
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    "Ask to see the room first and sniff for a mould or musty smell"
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    "The dorms are located upstairs, without any fans.... I am sure it gets warm at night. I would recommend..."
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