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Homebase Melville - Hostel
37 1st Ave, Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
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4.9 km from city centre, Johannesburg, South Africa 

Located in Johannesburg, HomeBase Melville Backpackers is within easy reach of University of the Witwatersrand and Gold Reef City & Casino. It also provides an outdoor pool, a 24-hour reception and free Wi-Fi.

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Cheapest month:August
Most expensive month:March
Average price in Johannesburg:€18/night
Cheapest price found:€9/night
Cheapest day:Monday
Most expensive day:Tuesday
€9 - €47
Average price per night / 3-star hotel. Prices are not fixed and may vary with time.
€10 - €28
Average price per night / 3-star hotel. Prices are not fixed and may vary with time.

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Facts about staying in Johannesburg

  • What is the cost of a hostel in Johannesburg?

    €20/night is an average price for a hostel in Johannesburg throughout the year. Hostel prices do vary, and you’ll find that in March is the most expensive month to book, and in August is the cheapest month to book. Our users recently found Johannesburg hostels for as low as €9/night. In general, Johannesburg hostels for €19 or less are a good deal.

  • What hostel is closest to Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport?

    Homebase Melville - Hostel is the nearest hostel in Johannesburg to Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport, at a distance of 23.8 km.

  • Should I stay in a Johannesburg hostel?

    Staying in a Johannesburg hostel has many benefits, including cost savings, proximity to the centre of the city, a social and laid-back atmosphere, and similar amenities to hotels (such as Wi-Fi, continental breakfast, or 24/7 check-in). Hostels in Johannesburg tend to attract younger, solo travellers, but they can be great for couples and families as well.