Lebo's Soweto Backpackers

Lebo's Soweto Backpackers


10823A Pooe Street, Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa

ExcellentBased on 209 reviews


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About Lebo's Soweto Backpackers

Lebo's Soweto Backpackers provides a comfortable setting when in Johannesburg. It also offers a tour desk, free Wi-Fi and a playground.

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To Downtown

8.2 mi




Check-in time

2:00 PM

Check-out time

10:00 AM


Free Wi-Fi

Payment & Cancellation

Policies vary by room type and provider.

Front desk number

+27 119 363 444

Amenities at Lebo's Soweto Backpackers

Top Features

Free airport shuttle
Free Wi-Fi
Pet friendly


  • Non-smoking rooms available
  • Reading light
  • Terrace/Patio
  • Linens
  • Towels
  • Fan
  • Safety deposit box
  • Grill
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Laundry facilities
  • Ironing service
  • Shared bathroom
  • Shared kitchen
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Heating
  • Shower
  • Physical distancing rules
  • First-aid kit
  • Snack bar
  • Socket near the bed
  • Kids meals
  • CCTV outside property
  • Bathtub
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hand sanitizer in guest accommodation and key areas
  • Lockers
  • Tile/marble floor
  • Toilet
  • Guest accommodation is disinfected between stays
  • Toilet paper
  • Thermometers for guests provided by property
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Towels/sheets (extra fee)
  • Free parking
  • Private bathroom
  • Garden
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • Designated smoking area
  • Private entrance
  • Private parking


  • Board games/puzzles
  • Cycling
  • Evening entertainment
  • Cooking classes
  • Kids' outdoor play equipment
  • Playground
  • Pool table


  • Fax/photocopying
  • Mini-market on site
  • Special diet menus (on request)
  • Contactless check-in/check-out
  • Tour desk
  • 24-hour security
  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)
  • Shuttle service (additional charge)

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Reviews for Lebo's Soweto Backpackers

GreatBased on 209 verified guest reviews

Pros +
  • the staff is super friendly. (in 35 reviews)
  • Great place to stay. (in 14 reviews)
  • The food is absolutely amazing! (in 13 reviews)
Cons -
  • Such a good place to experience Soweto. (in 7 reviews)
  • Nothing not to like (in 5 reviews)
  • Very little that I can say positive about this experience unfortunately. (in 2 reviews)

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Where is Lebo's Soweto Backpackers

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FAQs when booking at Lebo's Soweto Backpackers

Is pricing at Lebo's Soweto Backpackers comparable to 1 star hotels in Johannesburg?

In Johannesburg, the average nightly rate for 1 star hotels is $38. The expected nightly rate for Lebo's Soweto Backpackers is around $30; a price that is 22% cheaper than the city average. HotelsCombined considers Lebo's Soweto Backpackers to be a good deal if you’re looking to stay at a 1 star hotel in Johannesburg.

How close is Lebo's Soweto Backpackers to the nearest airport, Johannesburg OR Tambo?

With a distance of 21 mi between Lebo's Soweto Backpackers and the nearest airport, Johannesburg OR Tambo, the drive typically takes about 0h 41m depending on traffic. Be sure to check traffic trends near the hotel and airport as some areas experience higher traffic than others and can increase your expected travel time.

What is the best way for guests to get from Johannesburg OR Tambo to Lebo's Soweto Backpackers?

Getting from Johannesburg OR Tambo to Lebo's Soweto Backpackers can be as easy as renting a car at the airport’s rental desk for, on average, $43/day in Johannesburg. Luckily, Lebo's Soweto Backpackers has parking on site for guests who choose this method of transportation. Rideshare apps and taxis remain a very common solution for Lebo's Soweto Backpackers guests. This is often the most cost-effective method of transportation when visiting Johannesburg.

How close is Lebo's Soweto Backpackers from the Johannesburg city center?

Lebo's Soweto Backpackers is 5 mi away from the center of South, Johannesburg. Consider visiting Carlton Centre, a popular landmark that can be accessed from Lebo's Soweto Backpackers by various forms of transportation.

What is the Lebo's Soweto Backpackers phone number?

If you have questions or concerns about your stay, call +27 119 363 444 to talk to a Lebo's Soweto Backpackers front desk representative.

Does Lebo's Soweto Backpackers have Wi-Fi available?

Yes, Lebo's Soweto Backpackers has Wi-Fi available to hotel guests.

What is the check-out time at Lebo's Soweto Backpackers?

Lebo's Soweto Backpackers check-out time is 10:00 AM, though late check-out may be accommodated if agreed in advance with the hotel reception.

How much does it cost to stay at Lebo's Soweto Backpackers, Johannesburg?

Usually Lebo's Soweto Backpackers room prices are around $30/night, with the cheapest deals starting from $10/night. Prices vary based on many factors (e.g. dates, time of year, room type etc.) so use the form above to see deals for your intended stay.

Is there a restaurant at Lebo's Soweto Backpackers?

Yes, there is a restaurant on-site at Lebo's Soweto Backpackers, Johannesburg. A bar is also available on-site.

Does Lebo's Soweto Backpackers have a laundry service?

Lebo's Soweto Backpackers does have a laundry service. Contact the property for details. No need to pack a travel iron either, as the accommodation can provide one.