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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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.
FAQs when booking a hostel in Johannesburg
Hostel prices in Johannesburg can vary depending on a number of factors. The average price for a hostel in Johannesburg is ₪24 but KAYAK users have found hostels for as cheap as ₪12 in the last 3 days.
The average price for a night in a hostel in Johannesburg is ₪24 compared to ₪113 for a night in a hotel.
Hostels are safe environments for travelers as long as they properly implement sanitary measures in response to coronavirus (COVID-19). However, we recommend getting in touch with the local authorities regarding safety procedures for hostels in Johannesburg. For more advice, please view our information page on what to know about coronavirus (COVID-19) and travel.
Where to find the best hostels in Johannesburg?
Our map will help you find the perfect hostel in Johannesburg by showing you the exact location of each hostel.