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The Birches Backpacker Lodge

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  • Excellent87%
  • Very good11%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“netflix”(4 reviews)
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Airport Transportation
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Birches is a cozy place in the Rosebank neighborhood in Joburg. The hosts are very sweet and made every effort to make my short stay at Joburg the best it could be, giving me several tips before my arrival and being truly concern if...More

Thank Camila B
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I stayed in Joburg for a night while passing through to Mozambique, and Birches Backpacker Lodge was the perfect accommodation. The rooms were comfortable and clean, the host was extremely friendly, and the outdoor space was beautiful. Wifi also worked very well. Highly recommend!

Thank Lauren S
Response from BirchesBackpackers, Owner at The Birches Backpacker LodgeResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Lauren, Thank you for your wonderful review! I am sorry we did not get to see you on your return trip as planned.

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 rickyj250
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
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Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Bar/Lounge
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Business Centre with Internet Access
Laundry Service
Airport Transportation
Things to do
Pool
Bar/Lounge
Details
Price range
US$15 - US$47 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Suites, Family Rooms, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$15 - US$47 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Suites, Family Rooms, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Traveller (6)
Room & Suite (9)
Dining (1)
Pool & Beach (1)
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JRutherford1986
5 January 2017|
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Response from Ian G |
No problem. The bus is 100m away. It costs R15 to city centre.
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JRutherford1986
5 January 2017|
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Response from Ian G |
All of the above - no problem. I will organise what you want.
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"Ask the hosts for tips about Joburg, they know a lot."
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"The ones to the sides are quieter than those out the front"
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