Rosebank Lodge & Backpacker

1.0 star property
Basic Johannesburg hostel with outdoor pool

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Rosebank Lodge & Backpacker

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Outdoor pool
Individually furnished, blackout curtains, bed sheets
Living room

Overview of Rosebank Lodge & Backpacker



Property highlights

  • Airport transfer
  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Laundry facilities
  • Free parking
  • 24/7 front desk
217 Jan Smuts Avenue, Johannesburg, Gauteng, 2193
Main amenities
  • Housekeeping (on request)
  • Outdoor pool
  • Meeting rooms
  • Airport shuttle
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Garden
  • Refrigerator in a common area
  • Laundry service
  • Self-serve laundry
  • Multilingual staff
  • Picnic area
  • Barbecue grills
Feel at home
  • Separate dining area
  • Garden
  • Laundry facilities
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Barbecue grill(s)
  • Free self parking

Room options

Double or Twin Room

  • Sleeps 1
  • 1 Twin Bed

Double Room, Private Bathroom

  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Double Bed

Shared Dormitory, Mixed Dorm, Shared Bathroom

  • Sleeps 12
  • 6 Twin Bunk Beds

About this area

What's nearby

  • Rosebank Mall - 3 min drive
  • Johannesburg Zoo - 4 min drive
  • Melrose Arch Shopping Centre - 5 min drive
  • Nelson Mandela Square - 6 min drive
  • Sandton City Mall - 6 min drive
  • Sandton Convention Centre - 6 min drive
  • Gold Reef City - 13 min drive
  • Montecasino - 13 min drive
  • Mall of Africa - 16 min drive
  • Lion & Safari Park - 22 min drive
  • Emperors Palace Casino - 25 min drive

Getting around

  • Lanseria Intl. Airport (HLA) - 30 min drive
  • O.R. Tambo Intl. Airport (JNB) - 39 min drive
  • Johannesburg Sandton Station - 6 min drive
  • Johannesburg Park Station - 22 min drive
  • Rosebank Station - 17 min walk
  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)


  • Marble Restaurant - 3 min walk
  • Mugg & Bean - 12 min walk
  • Doppio Zero - 11 min walk
  • La Parada - 12 min walk
  • Fishmonger - Rosebank - 12 min walk

About this property

Rosebank Lodge & Backpacker

At Rosebank Lodge & Backpacker, you'll be within a 15-minute drive of Gold Reef City and Montecasino. An outdoor pool and a garden are other highlights.


Afrikaans, English


Sustainability practices

Housekeeping on request
This information is provided by our partners.

Cleaning and safety practices

Social distancing

Social distancing measures in place
This information is provided by our partners.

At a glance

Hotel size

  • 10 rooms


  • Check-in time from noon - 10 PM
  • Early check-in subject to availability
  • Late check-in subject to availability
  • Minimum check-in age: 18
  • Check-out time is 10 AM

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions

Special check-in instructions

  • Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions; front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
  • If you arrive at the property after hours, you'll need to check in at an alternate location: 219 Avenue Parktown North
  • To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property ahead of time using the information on the booking confirmation
  • If you are planning to arrive after 10 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card, or cash deposit required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required
  • Minimum check-in age is 18


  • No cribs (infant beds)


  • Pets not allowed


  • Free WiFi in public areas


  • Free onsite self parking


  • Airport shuttle*

Other information

  • Designated smoking areas
  • No alcohol served onsite

Property amenities

Food and drink

  • Barbecue grills
  • Shared refrigerator

Working away

  • Meeting rooms


  • 24-hour front desk
  • Dry cleaning/laundry services
  • Multilingual staff


  • Garden
  • Picnic area
  • Television in common areas
  • An outdoor pool
  • Lockers available

Room amenities

Home comfort

  • Heating

Sleep well

  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Bed sheets provided

What to enjoy

  • Individually furnished
  • Separate dining area

Freshen up

  • Rainfall showerhead
  • Shower only
  • Towels

Food and drink

  • Shared kitchen access


  • Housekeeping (on request)
  • Shared accommodations

Fees & policies

Optional extras

  • Airport shuttle service is offered for an extra charge
  • Credit card charges are subject to an extra charge of 5 percent

Children & extra beds

  • Guests must contact this property in advance to reserve rollaway/extra beds

Hygiene & cleanliness

Social distancing measures are in place.


This property does not have elevators.
This property accepts credit cards, debit cards and cash.

Also known as

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Frequently asked questions

What are the cleanliness and hygiene measures currently in place at Rosebank Lodge & Backpacker?
This property confirms that social distancing measures are in place. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
Is there a pool at Rosebank Lodge & Backpacker?
Yes, there's an outdoor pool.
Are pets allowed at Rosebank Lodge & Backpacker?
Sorry, pets aren't allowed.
Is parking offered on site at Rosebank Lodge & Backpacker?
Yes, there's free self parking.
Is airport shuttle service offered by Rosebank Lodge & Backpacker?
Yes, an airport shuttle is available.
What are the check-in and check-out times at Rosebank Lodge & Backpacker?
You can check in from noon - 10 PM. Check-out time is 10 AM.
Is there an onsite casino at Rosebank Lodge & Backpacker?
No, this hostel doesn't have a casino, but Gold Reef City (13-min drive) and Montecasino (13-min drive) are both nearby.
What is there to do at Rosebank Lodge & Backpacker and nearby?
Rosebank Lodge & Backpacker has an outdoor pool and a picnic area, as well as a garden.
What's the area around Rosebank Lodge & Backpacker like?
Rosebank Lodge & Backpacker is a short 18-minute walk from Rosebank Mall and 16 minutes' walk from Dunkeld West Shopping Centre.







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