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    Terrylin Backpacker's Hostel

    2 Halifax Street | Rhodesfield, Kempton Park 1619, South Africa
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    1 - 5 of 96 reviews

    Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

    Clean and basic, yet spacious and easy to reach. The showers and bathrooms are not in the room but are located on a central hallway. In the morning the friendly lady of the house serves tea, coffee and biscuits to serve the urgent needs. The...More

    Thank Harold D
    Response from Terrylin, Owner at Terrylin Backpacker's HostelResponded 3 October 2017

    Thank you, Harold, I appreciate your review. The dorm and twin rooms have shared bathrooms and the other rooms have private bathrooms. A much cheaper alternative to the airport taxi is uber or zebra cabs. I look forward to welcoming you again tomorrow after your...More

    Reviewed 30 September 2017

    Excellent service from both Stephen and Joy at Terrylin. Nice large room, quiet, comfortable sleep, good WiFi, great location about 15 minutes by taxi from airport. (Airport taxi costs no more than 60 SAR w/ tip; check with Stephen/Joy for best taxi options). There is...More

    Thank James S
    Response from Terrylin, Owner at Terrylin Backpacker's HostelResponded 1 October 2017

    Thank you, James, for your rating and review. It was lovely hosting you and I look forward to welcoming you at Terrylin in the future. All the best on your further travels. Joy.

    Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

    I am a solo female traveler and stayed at Terrylin in the private twin room for one night on a stopover in Joberg. Very easy, short uber ride from the airport with gated entry.Joy was there to welcome me at the door when I came...More

    Thank Sydney K
    Response from Terrylin, Owner at Terrylin Backpacker's HostelResponded 4 September 2017

    Thank you, Sydney, for your excellent rating and review. I am happy that you enjoyed your stay and I wish you all the best.

    Reviewed 21 August 2017 via mobile

    Had a stay overnight after we arrived Johannesburg. Good location (close to the airport - easy to find), very kind and great people and very clean. We would stay longer but our schedule is too tight. Value for money ratio is incredible.

    Thank Marcel R
    Response from Terrylin, Owner at Terrylin Backpacker's HostelResponded 22 August 2017

    Thank you, Marcel, I really appreciate your excellent rating and review. It was lovely hosting you and wish you all the best. Yours sincerely, Joy.

    Reviewed 22 June 2017

    I had the best stay at Terrylin, the place is very neat and clean. the staff are friendly and helpful creating a very relaxing atmosphere. The wifi, coffee and biscuits made all the admin I had to do must simpler and being walking distance from...More

    1  Thank Richard K
    Response from Terrylin, Owner at Terrylin Backpacker's HostelResponded 23 June 2017

    Thank you, Richard - I really appreciate your positive review and rating. I hope you continue to have further 'great adventures' through Africa. All blessings, Joy.

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    Lucia G
    14 November 2016|
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    Response from Terrylin | Property representative |
    Hi Lucia - the airport taxi's charge R150. Thet are very safe and reliable. Other options - dowload the uber app. They charge from R60 depending on the vehicle or Zebra Cab's. They also charge R60 but may not always be... More
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    macsteeze
    22 November 2015|
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    Response from Terrylin | Property representative |
    Thank you, Macsteeze, for your enquiry. On the website there are clear directions from the airport, Johannesburg and Pretoria. The address is 2 Halifax Street, Rhodesfield, Kempton Park. You may either use the Airport... More
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    Suzanne S
    11 July 2015|
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    Terrylin is 3,5km's from the O R Tambo airport so you may walk here depending on the amount of luggage you have.
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