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Hotel Description

Once in Joburg puts you in the centre of Johannesburg, 1.5 km (0.9 mi) from Museum Africa and 3.5 km (2.2 mi) from Johannesburg Zoo. Highlights at this hostel include a restaurant, free self parking and a bar/lounge.

All 60 rooms feature free WiFi, sitting areas and safes.

This hostel has free WiFi in public areas, a business centre and concierge services. Additionally, you'll find a coffee shop/café, coffee/tea in a common area and laundry facilities. Continental breakfast is available daily between 7:00 AM and 10:00 AM. There's also the convenience of an airport shuttle.

Attractions within a 10-minute drive of this Downtown Johannesburg hostel include South African Museum of Military History and Gold Reef City.

Double Room

Bed Count 1 Full Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max
AU$49* Per night/room 11 Nov. - 12 Nov.

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

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Property Features

There's a restaurant on site, as well as a coffee shop/café. You can enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge. A business centre and a meeting room are available. WiFi is free in public spaces. A terrace, tour or ticket assistance, and a BBQ are also featured at Once in Joburg. A round-trip airport shuttle (available 24 hours) is available for a fee. 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
  • Business facilities
  • 1 conference room
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Front desk safe
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Concierge
  • Games room or arcade
  • Pool or billiards table
  • Terrace
  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Gift shop
  • Television in lobby
  • ATM
  • Lift
  • Smoking in designated areas
  • Microwave in a common area
  • Fridge in a common area
  • Locker space

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 forms of air-conditioned accommodation with a safe. This accommodation offers separate sitting areas. Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. Guests can make use of the shared/communal kitchen. Bathrooms include a shower with a rainfall showerhead. Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.

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

Food & Drink

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

On-site venue – This restaurant specialises in international cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch and dinner.

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 upon request. Fees may apply. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements.

Airport transport 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

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 cots (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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*Price based on the lowest price found within past 24 hours and based upon one night stay for two adults over the next thirty days. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.