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    Mbizi Backpackers Lodge

    288 Trichardts Road | Parkdene, Boksburg 1459, South Africa
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    Overview
    • Excellent59%
    • Very good25%
    • Average12%
    • Poor4%
    • Terrible0%
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    “nice guy” (4 reviews)
    “min walk” (2 reviews)
    Free Parking
    Pool
    Airport Transportation
    Bar/Lounge
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    1 - 5 of 51 reviews

    Reviewed 3 November 2017 via mobile

    Patrick is a really nice guy! I got an upgrade and had everyting to myself since noone else was there at the time. Patrick helped me arrange a driver for the next day and had some recommendations about what to do. Kitchen is really nice...More

    Thank Fanny J
    Reviewed 19 September 2017

    Clean hostel. Far away from everything. Good option if you have rented a car. Breakfast? Bread and coffee. Not a good option....It's economic, but when you add the expenses in taxis can be very expensive

    1  Thank Katherine F
    Reviewed 30 August 2017

    Mbizi Backpackers host was very welcoming. He has turned his childhood home into a hostel. Its a very simple old house. This hostel is very quiet. Breakfast is "included" however we were only provided with toast and butter. It was a good location to connect...More

    Thank Iliketogoplaces93
    Reviewed 25 August 2017

    In common with most other reviewers, I'd highly recommend Mbizi. Lovely owner who goes out of his way to chat and make you feel at home. I wanted somewhere close to the airport and not in the city so Mbizi served this purpose. There's a...More

    Thank mosstin
    Reviewed 14 January 2017 via mobile

    It was really nice, comfy beds, friendly staff and good wifi but the rooster of the backpackers decided to wake us up around 6am and kept coming back to the door of our cabin where he continued to scream.

    Thank laubenadine
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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Price range
    • US$23 - US$29 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Number of rooms
    • 21
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    • Location
    • South Africa >
    • Gauteng >
    • Greater Johannesburg >
    • Boksburg
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    "Dorms are fine and comfortable"
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