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Diamond Diggers Backpackers

36 Doris St, Kensington, Gauteng, Johannesburg, South Africa, Distance from city centre: 3.2km

Rating: 65% from 3 reviews

  • 66%Atmosphere
  • 80%Staff
  • 46%Security
  • 60%Cleanliness
  • 66%Location
  • 80%Value for money
  • 60%Facilities

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  • If you need a place to sleep, this is a place to sleep. That's about all there is to this place.
  • 43%
  • 21 Nov 2015 Anonymous USA
  • My friend and I stayed for three nights and had a great time. The owner, Bert was lovely and extremely accommodating. The hostel is in a good area and within walking distance to a lot of different shops, bars, restaurants and the mall. We will definitely be spending more nights at Diamond Diggers the next time we are in Jo'burg!
  • 94%
  • 08 Aug 2014 Anonymous USA
  • A nice lodge in a central location, but.... It's not clean and not safe. Anyone can walk into this place from the street, there are no lockers and things disappear. I booked a 6 bed dorm and got a 10 bed dorm. Sauna is out of order. Staff is friendly and very helpful, but drinking beer and smoking weed all day long. It's a pity the location and the lodge are good, but the placed is totally rundown.
  • 60%
  • 30 Apr 2014 Anonymous Netherlands
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