Hostels in Johannesburg, South Africa

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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Cheapest month:May
Most expensive month:March
Average price in Johannesburg:₱68,974/night
Cheapest price found:₱389/night
Cheapest day:Monday
Most expensive day:Saturday
₱558 - ₱2,741
Average price per night / 3-star hotel. Prices are not fixed and may vary with time.
₱420 - ₱2,117
Average price per night / 3-star hotel. Prices are not fixed and may vary with time.

Cheapest hostels in Johannesburg, South Africa

Homebase Melville - Hostel
37 1st Ave, Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
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4.9 km from city centre, Johannesburg, South Africa 

Located in Johannesburg, HomeBase Melville Backpackers is within easy reach of University of the Witwatersrand and Gold Reef City & Casino. It also provides an outdoor pool, a 24-hour reception and free Wi-Fi.

₱12,440
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Hostel prices in Johannesburg

2 stars and under

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Where to stay in Johannesburg

Johannesburg travel FAQs

  • What is the cost of a hostel in Johannesburg?

    ₱1,242 per night is how much hostels in Johannesburg cost, on average. ₱421 per night was the lowest price recently found by HotelsCombined users - but anything for ₱1,187 per night or less is a good deal. Johannesburg hostel prices fluctuate throughout the year, with July being the most expensive month to book, and in July being the cheapest.

  • What hostel is closest to Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport?

    Homebase Melville - Hostel is 23.8 km away from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport, making it the closest Johannesburg hostel to the city’s most popular airport.

  • Should I stay in a Johannesburg hostel?

    Hostels in Johannesburg tend to have a more active social scene than hotels, so they’re perfect for outgoing travelers looking to meet other people. Johannesburg hostels are, on average, cheaper than other stays in the city due to their dorm-style sleeping quarters. However, this means you can spend your money elsewhere such as on local tours and events.