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    Lebo's Soweto Backpackers

    10823A Pooe Street | Orlando West, Johannesburg 1804, South Africa
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    03/09/2017 04/09/2017
    US$28
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    Overview
    • Excellent73%
    • Very good22%
    • Average3%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible1%
    Travellers talk about
    “bike tour” (39 reviews)
    “hour tour” (6 reviews)
    Free Internet
    Free Parking
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    Shuttle Bus Service
    Breakfast included
    3.0 Star Hotel
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    51 - 55 of 156 reviews

    Reviewed 10 March 2016

    We fell in love with this place. You can get home cooked meals every morning and evening. The food was very local and nice. We also loved the outdoor bar/lounge area. There are a few animals and a fire was always going for us. The...More

    Thank ptrpdrm
    Reviewed 20 February 2016

    Sadly, I am writing now because has Lebo's has become a very unpleasant place to be, largely because of the owners. I wrote a glowing review 2 years ago but the place has fallen apart since then. Maria and Lebo are blatantly and loudly abusive...More

    1  Thank Janet T
    Response from Manager_Malepa, Manager at Lebo's Soweto BackpackersResponded 26 February 2016

    Hi Janet, It is of great sadness we read all your comments and even though you have nothing but extremely bad words to give us we are very sad that you left our hostel feeling the way you describe. You are however not truthful in...More

    Reviewed 19 February 2016

    We did an all day tour and thought it well worth the money. Soweto is far larger than we thought with far a greater spectrum of living standards than expected, so there is plenty to see. Our guide was likeable, knowledgeable and passionate about his...More

    Thank Ben M
    Reviewed 18 February 2016

    I've stayed at several hostels throughout South Africa, including those in Pretoria, Cape Town, Durban, and Johannesburg, and BY FAR, Lebo's is the best hostel I have ever been to. Not only is Lebo's physically attractive, with the scenic backyard, festive decorations, comfortable rooms and...More

    1  Thank kaylacody0
    Reviewed 14 February 2016 via mobile

    I came here just for the Soweto bike tour - it was fantastic! The guides were extremely knowledgable and friendly. It was a great insight into Soweto and the daily lives of its people. When we returned, we were treated to a delicious authentic lunch...More

    1  Thank becy_m
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    #5 of 66 hotels in Johannesburg
     
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    #24 of 66 hotels in Johannesburg
     
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    • Free Internet
    • Free Parking
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    • US$13 - US$29 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • 18
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    Traveller (88)
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    Nearby Attractions
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    Maria S
    31 December 2016|
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    Response from Pam-travelfan | Reviewed this property |
    Yes, I would contact the company. From what I understand they will rent more tuk tuks for a large group. Hope you get to go. It is fantastic!
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    uma4235
    16 July 2015|
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    Response from Stewart A | Reviewed this property |
    While we stayed there, Lebo's allowed guests with a car to park inside the locked gate at night! Also, Lebo is community leader and everyone respects him (and his guests) by extension. You will be safe the whole time you... More
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    Mayo20142014
    22 January 2015|
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    Response from mmesi k |
    Yes ,we do Soweto tours just check mmesi guide
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    "The double room is lovely!"
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    "Ask for a fan to be put in your room in the hot summer months."
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