Johannesburg hostels

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Best Johannesburg hostels

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Curiocity Backpackers - Johannesburg - Balcony
Curiocity Backpackers
7.9 Good
Central₪110+
₪110+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Homebase Melville - Hostel - Johannesburg - Outdoors view
₪772+
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Sleek Hostel
5 Fair
North₪86+
₪86+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Rosebank Hostel
4.5 Mediocre
North₪72+
₪72+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Fernrez@363
6.7 Okay
North₪214+
₪214+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Alami comfy stay
Central₪96+
₪96+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Melville House
7 Good
Central₪110+
₪110+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Pool

Johannesburg hostels near the city center

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How much is a Johannesburg hostel?

Here are our most popular & best value hostels

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Good to know

Low season

February

High season

October

Average price (weeknight)

₪59

Average price (weekend night)

₪76
Cheapest month to stay with an average 48% drop in price.
Most expensive month to stay with an average 140% rise in price.
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Average Fri & Sat price over the last 2 weeks.

When to book a hostel in Johannesburg

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Top tips for finding Johannesburg hostel deals

  • If you’re looking for a cheap hostel in Johannesburg, you should consider going during the low season. You’ll generally find lower-priced hostels in Johannesburg in February and May.
  • Hostel room prices vary depending on many factors but you’ll likely find the best hostel deals in Johannesburg if you stay on a Thursday. The most expensive day for hostel bookings is Wednesday.
  • If you want to ensure you grab a bargain, try to book more than 90 days before your stay to get the best price for a Johannesburg hostel.

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