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    Accoustix Backpackers Hostel

    477 Jan Smuts Avenue, Johannesburg 2194, South Africa
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    25/2/2018 26/2/2018
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    25 Oct 2016
    “Never again”
    5 Oct 2016
    “Never ever again!!! Like a tavern”
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    1 - 5 of 21 reviews

    Reviewed 26 October 2016

    Accoustix Backpackers should probably be thanked for showing our learners where you don't want to end up. The rooms are very small and the two double-bunks in the room where we stayed just about fitted in. No room to put bags. The walk-through kitchen and...More

    4  Thank rochelle3103
    Reviewed 5 October 2016 via mobile

    On arrival there were drunk people standing in the street holding beer bottles. Don't let the suburb Randburg fool you this place is crap! No toilet seats, electrical wires thats open and the workers wash their washing at 00:00. Their website is FALSE ADVERTISING !!!...More

    5  Thank Ruan U
    Reviewed 28 September 2016 via mobile

    Haai people this is like a township Horrible no entertainment expect drunk people I would rather stay outside my house than live here again sies man Please get some proper cleaners and better building materials walls made out wood nee man Sies man

    6  Thank yamjezzy
    Reviewed 28 September 2016 via mobile

    I was not sure whether I had arrived at the right place as I was under the impression that this was a tavern. Drunk people and filth wherever you look. Unfortunately they did not want to refund me because it is obvious they cannot afford...More

    5  Thank jacqblom@hotmail.com
    Reviewed 13 July 2016 via mobile

    What a late check in Review?, Secondly they get un unAfrican unwelcoming us telling us how important his job is? How fired he can get. I was very much disappointed really of the poor reception service. 1. Quotation was sent with special request. 2. No...More

    4  Thank MJ V
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
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    • Price range
    • US$12 - US$35 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Number of rooms
    • 10
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    • Location
    • South Africa >
    • Gauteng >
    • Greater Johannesburg >
    • Johannesburg
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    "Dont book here and expect decent service, they dont care to serve customers."
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    "Social areas can get noisy at times, so If you are looking for peace and quiet ask for a room that does not..."
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    "Try and take the rooms, rather than the dorms- his place is quiter only then!"
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