African Footprints: Business & Backpacker Lodge

42 Pretorius Rd, Midrand, Johannesburg, South Africa, Distance from city centre: 22.6km

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Just renovated, by a traveller, for travellers! African Footprints takes advantage of its central location in SA's fastest growing business district, Midrand. Just a few minutes' walk gives you access to the Gautrain transport system, which links all the major spots in Gauteng in an affordable, convenient and safe manner.

Guests are accommodated in garden cottages or dorm rooms.

Double Rooms:

Nestled amongst the trees along the far reaches of the garden, our spacious cottages offer peace and tranquillity. Each room has a double bed and an en suite bathroom.

The rooms are equipped with under-floor heating, a television set, tea and coffee making facilities, a telephone, a desk a cocktail fridge and free wireless internet access to make your stay with us as comfortable and pleasant as possible. Rooms are serviced and restocked daily.

A full English breakfast is included.

Guests are invited to make use of our outdoor kitchen facility or the braai (barbeque) and lapa area or can order take-a-ways for other meals

Twin Rooms:
Nestled amongst the trees along the far reaches of the garden, our spacious cottages offer peace and tranquillity. Each room has a twin bed and an en suite bathroom.

Please note:

Cancellation Policy: 1 day before arrival

Check In: 1.00 pm
Check Out: 11.00 am

Method of Payment upon arrival: Credit Cards, Debit Cards, Cash

Breakfast is included.
Taxes are included.

Reception Hours: 7.00 am - 6.00 pm
Please make previous arrangements if you are arriving outside of these hours.

African Footprints has an age limit of 16 yrs. and older.

Prices are per person per night.

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B&B Facilities & Policies

  • 24 hour security
  • Age Restriction
  • Airport transfers
  • Bar
  • BBQ
  • Bicycle parking
  • Board Games
  • Breakfast Included
  • Ceiling fan
  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • Fax Service
  • Free Internet Access
  • Free Parking
  • Free Wifi
  • Hair Dryers
  • House Keeping
  • Internet Access
  • Kitchen
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Lounge
  • Luggage Storage
  • Meals Available
  • MiniBar
  • Outdoor Swimming Pool
  • Outdoor Terrace
  • Parking
  • Swimming Pool
  • Taxes included
  • Tea/Coffee Making Facilities
  • Towels Included

Cancellation Policy

This property has a 1 day cancellation policy. Failure to cancel within this time will result in a cancellation charge equal to the first night of your stay.

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This property has specific Terms & Conditions.

Please note:

Cancellation Policy: 1 day before arrival

Check In: 1.00 pm
Check Out: 11.00 am

Method of Payment upon arrival: Credit Cards, Debit Cards, Cash

Breakfast is included.
Taxes are included.

Reception Hours: 7.00 am - 6.00 pm
Please make previous arrangements if you are arriving outside of these hours.

African Footprints has an age limit of 16 yrs. and older.

Directions
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Directions from OR Tambo Int Airport:

A. Gautrain & Gautrain Bus (R125.00+R6.00=R131.00 or Taxi (R125+R70.00=R195.00:
1. Follow �Train� signs to the Airport Station, 2. Purchase a ticket to the Midrand station (R125.00 train+R6.00 Bus), 3. Take the Yellow line, direction Sandton and get off at the 2nd stop Marlboro Station, 4. Cross over from platform D to platform A, 5. Take the red line, direction Hatfield (North) and get off at the first stop: Midrand Station.

6. From here, you can either take a taxi . (R70 to R90.00, 3.6km, 6min drive)

or you can take the Gautrain Bus (R6.00, + 500m, 4min walk), 7. Exit the station and take the Gautrain Red bus line , direction Sunninghill, 8. Get off at the 4 th stop Bekker Rd & Montrose St., 9. Cross over Bekker Rd In front of you and walk leftwards, 10. Walk down Greggory Rd (next to Engen Garage), 11. Turn Left into Pretoruis Rd., 12. We are on the right (140m)

B. Self-drive (hired car) :
1. Head south on O R Thambo Airport Rd 850 m, 2. Turn left toward Exit 46 450 m, 3. Take exit 46 on the right to merge onto R24 toward Johannesburg 8,4 km, 4. Take the exit onto R24 1,7 km, 5. Take exit 113 for N3 S/N12 toward M2/Kimberley/Germiston/Durban 400 m, 6. Keep right at the fork, follow signs for N3 N/N1/Pretoria 750 m, 7. Turn left onto N3 13,8 km, 8. Take exit 104-Buccleuch for M1 toward Johannesburg 400 m, 9. Take exit 104 on the right to merge onto N1 Rd toward Pretoria/Polokwane 4,0 km, 10. Take the M39/Allandale Road exit toward Midrand/Grand Central Airport 650 m, 11. Keep left at the fork and merge onto Allandale Rd/M39 750 m, 12. Turn right onto Bekker Rd at the robot (traffic light), 13. Turn left at the Engen garage, 14. Turn Left onto Pretorius Rd, 15. We are on the right 50 m

C. Taxi (R350.00)
A taxi should cost you around R350.00



Located Near

Also known as Halfway House, Midrand is centrally located halfway between Johannesburg and Pretoria. The lodge is positioned just two minutes from the highway and a short walk from a Gautrain bus stop, making for easy commuting.

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