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    Africa's Zoo Lodge Backpackers

    233a Jan Smuts Avenue, Parktown North | Parktown North, Johannesburg 2193, South Africa
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    Dining (6)
    Room & Suite (5)
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    Overview
    • Excellent47%
    • Very good13%
    • Average4%
    • Poor18%
    • Terrible18%
    31 Aug 2017
    “Cool Place”
    31 Aug 2017
    “What a difference”
    Breakfast Available
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Airport Transportation
    Bar/Lounge
    Fitness centre
    Concierge
    Accessible rooms
    Business Centre
    Laundry Service
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    1 - 5 of 19 reviews

    Reviewed 31 August 2017

    This lodge rocks. Great food Franscois, really enjoyed the braai. He prepared chicken with a beer can stuffing on the braai. Still licking my lips. The renovations look awesome. Good luck with your launch. I will be back.

    Thank Plumking1
    Reviewed 31 August 2017 via mobile

    I have just been to Africa's Zoo Lodge Backpackers. Well I have stayed here years ago and it was nice then, but the new additions and alterations that the new management have put in place make the lodge feel cosy and homely and have enhanced...More

    Thank sjkhumisi
    Reviewed 5 August 2017

    the rooms were clean , the ablutions were spotless and the owners were very very helpful there was a pool table gym etc.. , the owners are easy to approach and offer help if any is needed , very welcoming and overall good food ....More

    Thank garythegainzmonster
    Response from Zoo L, Owner at Africa's Zoo Lodge BackpackersResponded 6 August 2017

    HI Gary, Thanks, and thank you for choosing to stay with us. We are glad that you enjoyed staying here with us and hope to see you soon. All the best with your travels The Zoo Lodge team

    Reviewed 26 March 2015

    This place was almost empty except for some locals. Which was ok, except that the owner was very difficult to have a conversation with as he's one of those people who always knows better than you. Otherwise, it's got a good location, near to the...More

    2  Thank Mazi-Wazi
    Reviewed 31 October 2013 via mobile

    I have recently had the good fortune to stay at the zoo lodge , what a find this place is ! Definitely the best value in Sandton . The food and braais are legendary Well done Tim and Derrick , the Zoo rocks place i...More

    4  Thank Leongerber
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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Conference Facilities
    • Airport Transportation
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Breakfast Available
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$12 - US$40 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 12
    • Location
    • South Africa >
    • Gauteng >
    • Greater Johannesburg >
    • Johannesburg
    • Also Known As
    • Africa`s Zoo Lodge Backpackers & Guesthouse Hotel Johannesburg ,
    • Africa`s Zoo Lodge Backpackers And Guesthouse
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    Dining (6)
    Room & Suite (5)
    Hotel & Grounds (7)
    Bathroom (1)
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    Room Tips
    "All rooms are redone and look great."
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    "All the rooms are good. If you like to party stay near the pool. If you like peace and quite stay at the top..."
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    "The Friday night Braai's BBQ's are not to be missed. You will come back just for the braai."
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    "Spurge on the double rooms. It is the same price as a lot of dorms accommodation in CPT."
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