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    Lebo's Soweto Backpackers

    10823A Pooe Street | Orlando West, Johannesburg 1804, South Africa
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    • Excellent74%
    • Very good21%
    • Average3%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible1%
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    “bike tour” (39 reviews)
    “hour tour” (6 reviews)
    Free Internet
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    Breakfast included
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    Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

    We did the 2 hour bike tour today and it was really really cool. After reading reviews that suggested the 4 hour tour was too long we decided to do the 2 hour. It was so hot, the bikes were not the best so the...More

    Thank JulesHRL
    Response from Manager_Malepa, Manager at Lebo's Soweto BackpackersResponded 1 November 2016

    Thank you for taking your time and write a review and give feedback on your tour experience with us! Good to hear that you had a great experience and you are happy with the guide. Our tours are designed to take in different aspects of...More

    Reviewed 22 October 2016

    What a fabulous way to experience Soweto! Thando and Issac make an incredible team together. They are open and it felt like they wanted us to get the feel of Soweto. How it is such a tight-knit community. They asked what we wanted out of...More

    1  Thank Pam-travelfan
    Response from Manager_Malepa, Manager at Lebo's Soweto BackpackersResponded 1 November 2016

    Thank you so much for this great review! We are so happy you got what you expected - and more - out of your tour. This is what we strive for with every visitor. Soweto has so many faces and so many stories to tell,...More

    Reviewed 28 September 2016

    We went on the four hour tuk tuk drive around Soweto. Our guide, Philip, was excellent - extremely knowledgeable and personable and he greeted many people on the way in Xosa or Zulu, which we enjoyed. He took us to many different areas and explained...More

    1  Thank 416Ann
    Response from Manager_Malepa, Manager at Lebo's Soweto BackpackersResponded 1 November 2016

    Thank you so much for your great review and feedback on your tour experience with us! We are happy you enjoyed Phillip as your guide as all our guides work hard to make sure to give an informative and fun tour - and be passionate...More

    Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

    We booked the 4 hour bike tour (530 Rand, about $38), but were not overnight guests at the hostel. We arrived late due to our lost Uber driver; however we were warmly greeted by Thammy and were easily hooked up with the tour which had...More

    4  Thank hannahbanana1186
    Reviewed 11 September 2016

    We did an amazing bike tour that was eye-opening about the effects of Apartheid, and its remaining effects on the people of South Africa. At the same time, it was uplifting to see how warm and welcoming the locals were to tourists. Our guide Chico...More

    Thank Maria S
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    #10 of 66 hotels in Johannesburg
     
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    Maria S
    31 December 2016|
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    Response from Pam-travelfan | Reviewed this property |
    Yes, I would contact the company. From what I understand they will rent more tuk tuks for a large group. Hope you get to go. It is fantastic!
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    uma4235
    16 July 2015|
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    Response from Stewart A | Reviewed this property |
    While we stayed there, Lebo's allowed guests with a car to park inside the locked gate at night! Also, Lebo is community leader and everyone respects him (and his guests) by extension. You will be safe the whole time you... More
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    Mayo20142014
    22 January 2015|
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    Response from mmesi k |
    Yes ,we do Soweto tours just check mmesi guide
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