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Rosebank Lodge & Backpacker, Johannesburg, South Africa

1-star1 star
217 Jan Smuts Avenue, Johannesburg, Gauteng, 2193, South Africa

Hostel with outdoor pool, near South African Museum of Military History
  • Free WiFi in lobby and free parking
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Rosebank Lodge & Backpacker, Johannesburg, South Africa

  • Single Room, Shared Bathroom
  • Double Room, Private Bathroom
  • Double Room, Shared Bathroom
  • Shared Dormitory, Mixed Dorm, Shared Bathroom

What’s around Rosebank Lodge & Backpacker, Johannesburg, South Africa


  • In Greater Johannesburg Metropolitan Area
  • Rosebank Mall - 12 min walk
  • Dunkeld West Shopping Centre - 16 min walk
  • Hyde Park Corner - 23 min walk
  • 4th Avenue Parkhurst - 25 min walk
  • Killarney Golf Club - 34 min walk
  • Wanderers Stadium - 35 min walk
  • Melrose Arch Shopping Centre - 2.6 mi / 4.2 km

Getting around

  • Johannesburg (JNB-O.R. Tambo Intl.) - 34 min drive
  • Johannesburg (HLA-Lanseria) - 30 min drive
  • Johannesburg Sandton Station - 6 min drive
  • Johannesburg Park Station - 21 min drive
  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)

At a glance

Key facts


  • 10 rooms


  • Check-in time noon-10 PM
  • Check-out time is 10 AM
If you arrive at the property after hours, you'll need to check in at an alternate location: 219 Avenue Parktown North
If you are planning to arrive after 10 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation.

Required at check-in

  • Credit card or cash deposit required

  • Government-issued photo ID required

  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Travelling with others


  • No cribs (infant beds)


  • Pets not allowed


  • Free WiFi in public areas



  • Airport shuttle *


  • Free self parking

Payment types at the property

Other information

  • No alcohol served onsite
* See small print for additional details or extra charges

At the hostel

Food and drink
  • Barbecue grills
  • Refrigerator in a common area
Things to do
  • Outdoor pool
Working away
  • Meeting rooms
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Laundry facilities
  • Multilingual staff
  • Designated smoking areas
  • Garden
  • Picnic area
  • Television in common areas
Languages Spoken
  • Afrikaans
  • English

In the room

Sleep well
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
Freshen up
  • Rainfall showerhead
  • Shower only
  • Shared accommodations

Rosebank Lodge & Backpacker, Johannesburg, South Africa’s small print

Also known as

  • Rosebank Lodge Backpacker Johannesburg
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  • Rosebank Lodge & Backpacker Hostel/Backpacker accommodation


This property does not have elevators.

Guests must contact this property in advance to reserve rollaway/extra beds.

Optional extras

Credit card charges are subject to an extra charge of 5 percent

Rollaway beds are available for ZAR 170 per night

Airport shuttle service is offered for an extra charge

We have included all charges provided to us by this property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the unit you book.

Rosebank Lodge & Backpacker, Johannesburg, South Africa

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