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    Lebo's Soweto Backpackers

    10823A Pooe Street | Orlando West, Johannesburg 1804, South Africa
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    Overview
    • Excellent74%
    • Very good21%
    • Average3%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible1%
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    “bike tour” (41 reviews)
    “hour tour” (6 reviews)
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    Breakfast included
    3.0 Star Hotel
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    41 - 45 of 164 reviews

    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
    Reviewed 6 September 2016 via mobile

    Had a great 2 hr Tuk Tuk drive around Soweto. Our guide was very informative and had a very good sense of humor. We stopped at places such as Mandelas house and Desmond Tutus. We also stopped at a kindergarten and had a great time...More

    2  Thank Alex M
    Reviewed 5 September 2016

    What a brilliant back packers this is! Super clean and tidy with tons of character. The staff are fantastic, helpful and attentive. I felt completely safe here in the heart of Soweto making the most of my African experience.

    2  Thank Toni P
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    • US$12 - US$31 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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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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