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About Johannesburg Youth Hostels in Randburg

Johannesburg Youth Hostels opened its doors on the 1 December 2003. Through our many years of having thousands of Tourists and Travelers stay in our Backpackers hostels in Johannesburg. We have managed to create and environment that is both inviting and supportive of our guests, our years experience allowed us to create facilities that work for you. [expand title=”Read-More”] Through our hard work and sheer dedication, We had a mission to change the average perception that Johannesburg was an unsafe and boring city to visit, with no entertainment for foreigners to enjoy. Sleek guarantees that by the end of your stay, you will have something to write home about.
With their sound mission, the team have the insight and vision to make Southern Africa and more specifically Johannesburg (and the hostel itself) a pleasant and breathtaking experience during your stay. [/expand]

Our Vision for Hostels Johannesburg

Johannesburg Youth Hostel believes backpackers and hostels around Johannesburg should support guests to be free of worry or concern.
It is a place to stay with people buzzing around the pool, or cooking a juicy steakby the Braai(BBQ) while hanging out on the patio, enjoying the views of Johannesburg. [expand title=”Read-More”] You an hang out in the Lounge watch satellite(DSTV) TV or get up to date with your emails on the Internet. Or grab a book to read  from our library or you can just connect with other Guests discussing both your and there great adventures enjoyed by yourselves around Southern Africa. Getting to know about all the special adventures other Guests have been on, helping you to plan your next adventure. [/expand]

Our Facilities

Free Facilities

 Free High Speed Fibre Wifi

Our Fibre WI-FI is free for all our guests and is super fast! [expand title=”Read-More”] Internet speed in South Africa is notoriously slow,  but We have upgraded our internet servers to an ultra fast unshaped, uncapped fibre connection. If you need to use a computer, we have available for you to use free of charge. [/expand]

 Safe Secure Parking

Our Parking is secured with electronic access and CCTV monitored.

Secure Storage

Each of our room have storage lockers for your belongings which can be locked up.

Linen and Blankets

All beds are made up with fitted sheet, pillow, pillowcase and  blankets for those chilly winter nights.


24hr Transport And Airport Pickup

We offer a 24hour transport including to and from OR Tambo International airport.

Travel and Info Desk

We can assist with  booking car rentals, day tours and exciting safaris.

24 Hour Reception

Our reception desk is open 24 hours a day to assist you in anything you may need.

Laundry and Ironing

Need your laundry done? Drop it off at reception in the morning and it will be ready for you the same day.


Self-catering kitchen.

we have a fully equipped self-catering kitchen and fridges to store food.

Public Phone

If you need to make a call, we have a public payphone on the premises.

Safe and Secure Property

We have access control at our main gate and CCTV inside and outside the bulding

Large swimming pool

Our pool and entertainment area comes complete with deck chairs and braai(BBQ) area


Baz Bus Pickup and Dropoff

We are an official Baz Bus Pick up and Drop off Backpackers.

Arranged nights out to all Jo’burg “Hot spots”

If you in the mood to party or eat out, we know all the best places to go in town.

Pick-ups from arrival point in Jo’burg.

When you arrive in Johannesburg, Give us a call to come pick you up.

Tours in and around Jo’burg and Pretoria

We can organise and arrange tours and trips throughout Johannesburg and Gauteng. View our tours page for more info.