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    The Birches Backpackers

    39 Anton von Wouw Street | Franklin Roosevelt Park, Johannesburg 2195, South Africa
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    05/11/2017 06/11/2017
    Traveller (6)
    Room & Suite (8)
    Dining (1)
    • Excellent85%
    • Very good12%
    • Average3%
    • Poor0%
    • Terrible0%
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    “fast wifi” (2 reviews)
    “netflix” (4 reviews)
    “hostel” (6 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Laundry Service
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    5 Nov6 Nov
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    Reviews (33)
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    1 - 5 of 23 reviews

    Reviewed 2 May 2017 via mobile

    Highly recommend. Met kind travelers who were ending their trip and have us their camping gear. Safe location. Clean room and bathroom with fast wifi. Easy to get around with Uber. Ian is very accommodating and tries his best to make his guests feel welcome...More

    Thank Tracy & Richard o
    Reviewed 3 April 2017 via mobile

    What an amazing place! The host is friendly, beds and rooms are good and clean. Bathrooms are always clean, the relaxing are at the pool is the best, oh and they have NetFlix here. Will definately come back next time. And very well priced! It...More

    Thank Ricky J
    Reviewed 3 April 2017

    Beautiful pool and garden, communal space where you can play your own music on the speaker system, a peaceful tea garden, clean and tidy rooms and bathroom, a chill space with netflix and a great breakfast provided every morning.

    Thank Chad G
    Reviewed 28 February 2017 via mobile

    It was wonderfull! Ian is the best host you can wish for.. Only good words for him, his family, the beds, the food, the place itself, everything. It feels like home so we went back and cant wait to come again! Laura and Danny

    Thank Lerkoede
    Reviewed 13 January 2017 via mobile

    We were in a group of 15 people. Were stayed on this place for 2 nights. Really nice crew, good rooms, clean, not very big but comfortable. It is very near from a shopping center and a street with some restaurants and pubs. From the...More

    Thank Walmy S
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    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Price range
    • US$10 - US$35 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
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    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 5
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    • Location
    • South Africa >
    • Gauteng >
    • Greater Johannesburg >
    • Johannesburg
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    Traveller (6)
    Room & Suite (8)
    Dining (1)
    Pool & Beach (1)
    Hotel & Grounds (13)
    Bathroom (1)
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    1.45 miles away
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    3.12 miles away
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    Questions & Answers
    4 January 2017|
    Response from Ian G |
    No problem. The bus is 100m away. It costs R15 to city centre.
    4 January 2017|
    Response from Ian G |
    All of the above - no problem. I will organise what you want.
    Room Tips
    "The ones to the sides are quieter than those out the front"
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