Diamond Diggers Backpackers

36 Doris St, Kensington, Gauteng, Johannesburg, South Africa, Distance from city centre: 3.2km
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My friend and I stayed for three nights and had a great time. The owner, Bert was lovely and extremely accommodating.... more...

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Rating: 81%from 5 reviews

  • 88%Atmosphere
  • 88%Staff
  • 72%Security
  • 76%Cleanliness
  • 72%Location
  • 88%Value for money
  • 88%Facilities
Diamond Diggers Safe, clean, fun accommodation, Situated just a hop from the airport this cultural cosmopolitan hub should not be missed. This friendly lodge offers great discounted tours including, Kruger Park safari, Soweto, apartheid museum to name but a few -and did we mention the Jo burg view?

Prices are per person per night.

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Hostel Facilities & Policies

  • 24 hour reception
  • 24 hour security
  • Bar
  • BBQ
  • Bicycle parking
  • Book exchange
  • Breakfast not included
  • Card phones
  • Child Friendly
  • Common Room
  • Currency exchange
  • Free City Maps
  • Free Internet Access
  • Free Parking
  • Free Wifi
  • Hot Showers
  • House Keeping
  • Internet Access
  • Kitchen
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Linen Included
  • Luggage Storage
  • Meeting Room
  • Outdoor Swimming Pool
  • Outdoor Terrace
  • Parking
  • Pool Table
  • Postal Service
  • Swimming Pool
  • Taxes included
  • Tea/Coffee Making Facilities
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Towels For Hire
  • Towels Included
  • WII

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.

Directions
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From Johannesburg International airport take the freeway marked 'Johannesburg' R24. Approximately 10km later passing 'Eastgate' shopping centre on the right, cross one traffic light and turn left at the next traffic light into Queen Street. Continue up Queen Street until the second traffic light. At the second traffic light. turn right into Langerman Street, continue up Langermann Drive which changes to Milner Crescent and then changes to Roberts Avenue.
Just after the Portuguese restaurant on the left, turn right into Doris Street and proceed to number 36 which is on the right. Please note that there is no 'Diamond Diggers' signage identifying the property. Just ring the bell at the gate or contact the mobile number to have the gate opened.

Located Near

The Lodge is a stone's throw away from many restaurants and Africa's greatest shopping hub at the Eastgate Centre.
Kensington is an established up-market suburb just east of the city offering easy access to Johannesburg International Airport, the CBD, SA Jewellery & Diamond Centre and the Ellis Park sports precinct.
We are also within walking distance of the biggest collection of books in the Southern Hemisphere - Collectors Treasury with over 1 million books to choose from!

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