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Hotel Description

Hostel near Museum Africa in Johannesburg

Heart of Johannesburg

Your stay at this Downtown Johannesburg hostel places you within 3 miles (5 km) of Museum Africa and Johannesburg Zoo. Neighbourgoods Market and Alexander Theatre are also within half a mile (1 km).

Restaurant, bar/lounge

A restaurant and a bar/lounge are featured at this hostel. Guests will appreciate free perks like free self parking and WiFi in public areas. A coffee shop, a terrace, and dry cleaning are also on offer.

Free WiFi

Along with free WiFi, the 60 guestrooms offer sitting areas and rainfall showerheads. Safes and showers are also available.

Double Room

Bed Count 1 Full Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max
$41* Per night/room Dec 12 - Dec 13

Deluxe Twin Room

Bed Count 2 Twin Beds Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Twin Room, Balcony

Bed Count 2 Twin Beds Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Twin Room

Bed Count 2 Twin Beds Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Basic Quadruple Room

Bed Count room.options.bedSize.BunkBed Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Double Room, Balcony

Bed Count 1 Full Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Property Features

There's a restaurant on site, as well as a coffee shop/café. You can enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge. WiFi is free in public spaces. An airport shuttle (available 24 hours) is available for a fee. A terrace, tour/ticket assistance, and barbecue grills are also featured at Once in Joburg. Free self parking is available. Smoking is allowed in designated areas at this Johannesburg hostel.

  • 60 guestrooms or units
  • 6 levels
  • Dining venue
  • Bar or lounge
  • Coffee shop
  • 1 conference room
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Dry cleaning
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Front-desk safe
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Game room or arcade
  • Pool or billiards table
  • Terrace
  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Gift shop
  • Television in lobby
  • ATM
  • Elevator
  • Smoking in designated areas
  • Microwave in a common area
  • Refrigerator in a common area
  • Lockers available

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Laundry facilities
  • Arcade/game room

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking

Transport

  • Airport: Johannesburg (JNB-O.R. Tambo Intl.) (22.9 km / 14.2 mi)
  • Train station: Johannesburg Park Station (1.8 km / 1.1 mi)
  • Property shuttles: Airport shuttle
  • Parking: Free self parking

Room Amenities

Once in Joburg offers 60 air-conditioned accommodations with safes. Accommodations offer separate sitting areas. Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. Guests can make use of the shared/communal kitchen. Bathrooms include showers with rainfall showerheads. Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • Communal kitchen
  • Sitting area
  • Electric kettle
  • Shower
  • Rainfall showerhead
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Safe
  • Air conditioning
  • Ensuite bathroom

Food & Drink

For a fee, guests can enjoy continental breakfast daily from 7:00 AM to 10:00 AM.

Onsite venue - This restaurant specializes in international cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them in the special requests field on the booking page after selecting your room.

  • Wheelchair accessible path of travel
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair accessible parking
  • In-room accessibility

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 2 PM
  • Check-in time ends at midnight
  • Minimum check-in age is: 18

Special check-in instructions:

24-hour airport shuttle service is available on request. Fees may apply. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements.

Airport transportation is offered on request 24 hours a day. Fees may apply. Please make arrangements in advance by contacting the property.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 10 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are not available.

Pets

  • No pets allowed

Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card, or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification are required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

  • No rollaway/extra beds available
  • No cribs (infant beds) available

Fees

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Fee for continental breakfast: ZAR 55 for adults and ZAR 55 for children (approximately)
  • Airport shuttle fee: ZAR 395 per vehicle (one way)

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

  • Once Joburg Hostel Johannesburg
  • Once Joburg Hostel
  • Once Joburg Johannesburg
  • Once Joburg
  • Once in Joburg Johannesburg
  • Once in Joburg Hostel/Backpacker accommodation
  • Once in Joburg Hostel/Backpacker accommodation Johannesburg

You should know

  • Once in Joburg offers transfers from the airport (fees may apply). Please contact the property at the number on the booking confirmation with your arrival details prior to travel.
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