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    Ghandi Backpackers Lodge

    15 Doris Street, Johannesburg 2094, South Africa
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    09/07/2017 10/07/2017
    1 room
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      2 adults
      • 2 adults
        0 children
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          Traveller (16)
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          Overview
          • Excellent35%
          • Very good47%
          • Average12%
          • Poor5%
          • Terrible1%
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          “heinz” (19 reviews)
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          Curiocity Backpackers
          215 reviews
          #1 of 107 Speciality lodging in Johannesburg
           
          HomeBase Melville
          92 reviews
          #10 of 107 Speciality lodging in Johannesburg
           
          Lebo's Soweto Backpackers
          199 reviews
          #3 of 107 Speciality lodging in Johannesburg
           
          The Birches Backpackers
          32 reviews
          #6 of 107 Speciality lodging in Johannesburg
           
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          11 - 15 of 74 reviews

          Reviewed 15 June 2015

          Ghandi's is a great place for backpackers coming to Johannesburg. It is affordable and offers free airport pickup and breakfast (cereals and toast). The driver even offers to take you to other places in the city, which is not too cheap but apparently cheaper than...More

          1  Thank thetravelonthebrain
          Reviewed 17 April 2015 via mobile

          We stayed here twice. Private rooms are great. The kitchen is also big lovely and clean and we enjoyed the free cereal before heading off on tours we had organised. Heinz also called the pizza place for us and we had it delivered which was...More

          1  Thank dordie-lou
          Reviewed 21 March 2015

          This was my second stay at Ghandi. The rooms are good-sized and as clean as ever (run by a Swiss gentleman so to be expected) and I had a warm welcome. Big and very clean kitchen for preparing food, storing stuff in the fridge, or...More

          1  Thank KincsZoltan
          Reviewed 27 November 2014

          This is a great place for those travelling on a budget in Johannesburg. The backpackers is located in a relatively safe neighbourhood and is walking distance from restaurants, a supermarket and an ATM. It is safe to walk around during the day. The house itself...More

          1  Thank Nick P
          Reviewed 1 November 2014

          A disappointing experience. I booked seven nights, but checked out affter three nights. The best thing about GBL is the complimentary Tambo Airport transfers. The included breakfast was just corn flakes, milk and instant coffee, all of which you had to find yourself. My room...More

          1  Thank James S
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          Lebo's Soweto Backpackers
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          • Pool
          • Free Internet
          • Free Parking
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          • US$14 - US$31 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Number of rooms
          • 32
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          • South Africa >
          • Gauteng >
          • Greater Johannesburg >
          • Johannesburg
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          Room Tips
          "I hope you don't coincide with a teenage party! If you do, no room is good."
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          "The upstairs rooms that open out onto the Balcony over looking the pool are by far the best!!!"
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          "Room overlooking the pool. Very pretty."
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          "Get a room in the main building"
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