Rosebank Backpackers is situated within walking distance of the Rosebank Gautrain train Station that links to Sandton City and OR Tambo Airport.
This is the ultimate area to stay in for all people coming to Johannesburg, this is if you want to have an experience that reflects the cosmopolitan, multicultural ethos of Johannesburg.
It offers you the opportunity of visiting normal and alternative shopping complexes that host a myriad of different kinds of entertainment this includes the famous Rosebank Craft market open on weekends and open daily the Tourist Center, African Curio Market, the art Nevoux Theatre, Cinemas, Art & Culture Galleries.
Rosebank Backpacker is our latest creation to become Part of The Lodge & Backpacker Johannesburg Group.
We have had the pleasure of servicing our travelers for more than 9 yrs.
Our super friendly staff will support you and make sure you are secure and safe 24 hours a day.
Rosebank is a very old suburb the ancient flora makes you feel welcome and chilled, spend time on our Patio looking over our Garden with it's 100 + year old trees, enjoying late afternoons there, where you can join other travelers for a drink by the pool or maybe you can braai(BBQ) something to eat, you will find a Tour and Travel desk to an Outdoor Terrace to soak up the rays. Novels can be exchanged, a communal kitchen is open to all, Telephone, fax, WIFI and internet access will allow guests to hook up on line.
Our laundry facilities are on hand - for all those folk who have just come off of safari.
Rooms/dorms are clean, fresh linen is provided, all beds have plush duvets for added warmth.
We have a Boarding house next to the property:
It specializes in Short Term Accommodation
Offer the Cheapest Group Accommodation in Johannesburg if you find cheaper in the Rosebank area we will beat it?
Due to this being a new Lodging we are still working on finding it's own unique attitude, atmosphere and feel, the same way our customers helped create our other Lodges, your support in this transformation would be greatly appreciated.
Availability & RatesTo view availability and prices please select dates and click 'Update Dates'
Hostel Facilities & Policies
- 24 hour reception
- 24 hour security
- Airport transfers
- Book exchange
- Breakfast not included
- Cable TV
- Common Room
- Fax Service
- Free Internet Access
- Free Parking
- Free Wifi
- Hot Showers
- Internet Access
- Laundry Facilities
- Linen Included
- Luggage Storage
- Meeting Room
- No Curfew
- Outdoor Terrace
- Safety Deposit Box
- Shuttle Bus
- Swimming Pool
- Taxes included
- Tours/Travel Desk
- Washing Machine
Cancellation PolicyThis 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.
DirectionsShow MapHide Map
From OR Tambo or the Bus Station, catch the Gautrain to the Rosebank Terminal then take the Linked Bus Service that drops you outside the Backpacker or you could walk the 900m to it. Hydepark Route Name RB 4 Stop No 13
From the Bus Station / Train station :
Get on to Wolmarans Street outside the Bus Station and head west. Take a right at De Beer and then a Left at De Korte (This will be the 2nd road you can turn left). Next road take a right and this will change to Jan Smuts Ave. Stay on Jan Smuts for +/- 8Km
The up-market Gautrain station will connect travellers from the airport toRosebank, or Twshane (formerly Pretoria). This will also be linked to all the soccer stadiums for the 2010 World Cup Soccer. This is an easy collection point for any travellers wanting to stay at Accoustix - a warm, homely and inviting environment, where the buzz happens and everyone is welcome.
By Airport Shuttle
The hostel offers airport shuttle - contact them directly for information and prices
From the airport :
When leaving the airport take the R24 and head towards Johannesburg, this will change to the N12.
Take the N3 North (Sign will say Pretoria). Follow N3 for +/- 10Km and then follow the signs that say the N1 to Bloemfontein. Take the William Nicole off-ramp. Turn left once off the freeway and stay on William Nicole stay left at Hyde Park corner travel for +/- 4Km. And you will see Us on your right hand side
Adress: 219 Jan Smuts Avenue, closest intersection is 7th Avenue.
Cheapest means of Transport from OR Tambo Airport or the Bus Station is to catch the Gautrain to the Rosebank Terminal then take the Linked Bus Service that drops you outside the Backpacker or you could walk the 900m to it. The Bus stop details are on the Hydepark Route with the nameRB 4 Ask to be droped of at Stop No 13
All means of transport are within walking Distance, we also have a Shuttle service, inquire on Price