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Hotel Description

4-star hostel perfect for exploring Johannesburg

Central Johannesburg getaway

Within a 15-minute walk of this Downtown Johannesburg hostel, you'll find Arts on Main and Ellis Park Stadium. Ellis Park Swimming Pool and Absa Art Gallery are also within 2 miles (3 km).

Spa tub, terrace

This hostel features a spa tub and a bar/lounge. Guests will appreciate free perks like free self parking and WiFi in public areas. A terrace, a garden, and a picnic area are also on offer.

Free WiFi

The 25 guestrooms offer free WiFi, ceiling fans, and safes.

Twin Room

Bed Count 2 Twin Beds Maximum Occupancy 2 Max
$32* Per night/room Mar 18 - Mar 19

Standard Double Room

Bed Count 1 Full Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Bed in 10-Bed Female Dormitory Room

Bed Count room.options.bedSize.BunkBed Maximum Occupancy 1 Max

Bed in 4-Bed Mixed Dormitory Room

Bed Count room.options.bedSize.BunkBed Maximum Occupancy 1 Max

Standard Double Room (2)

Bed Count 1 Full Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Bed in 8-Bed Female Domitory Room

Bed Count room.options.bedSize.BunkBed Maximum Occupancy 1 Max

Property Features

As a guest of Curiocity Backpackers, you'll find a spa tub, a terrace, and tour/ticket assistance. WiFi is free in public spaces. You can enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge. Barbecue grills, multilingual staff, and a garden are also featured at Curiocity Backpackers. Limited free parking is available on a first-come, first-served basis. Smoking is allowed in designated areas at this 4-star Johannesburg hostel.

  • 25 guestrooms or units
  • Bar or lounge
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Staff is multilingual
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Concierge
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Outdoor picnic space
  • Television in lobby
  • Smoking in designated areas
  • Microwave in a common area
  • Refrigerator in a common area

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Laundry facilities

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking , Parking (limited spaces)

Transport

  • Train station: Johannesburg Park Station (3.1 km / 1.9 mi)
  • Metro station: Ellis Park Station (0.8 km / 0.5 mi)
  • Property shuttles: Airport shuttle
  • Parking: Free self parking

Room Amenities

Curiocity Backpackers offers 25 accommodations with safes and ceiling fans. Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Safe
  • Blackout drapes
  • Ceiling fan

Food & Drink

The HideOut Bar - This bar specializes in local cuisine and serves breakfast and lunch.

Nearby Activities

Recreational amenities at the hostel include a spa tub.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Hiking/biking trails on site
  • Bicycle rentals on site

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 2 PM
  • Check-in time ends at 10 PM
  • Minimum check-in age is: 18

Special check-in instructions:

The front desk is open daily from 6 AM - 10 PM.
If you are planning to arrive after 10 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation.

The front desk at this property is open daily from 6 AM - 10 PM.
Guests arriving after 10 PM must make advance arrangements by contacting the property using the information on the booking confirmation.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 10 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are not available.

Pets

  • No pets allowed

Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card, or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification are required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

  • No rollaway/extra beds available
  • No cribs (infant beds) available
  • No elevators

Hotel Names

  • Curiocity Backpackers Hostel Johannesburg
  • Curiocity Backpackers Hostel
  • Curiocity Backpackers Johannesburg
  • Curiocity Backpackers Johannesburg
  • Curiocity Backpackers Hostel/Backpacker accommodation

National Rating

Quality Graded by the Tourism Grading Council of South Africa (TGCSA) – South Africa's official quality assurance organization.

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*Price based on the lowest price found within past 24 hours and based upon one night stay for two adults over the next thirty days. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.