Brown Sugar Backpackers

Address: 75 Observatory Avenue, Johannesburg, Gauteng, 2198, South Africa | Hostel
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This hostel, located on 75 Observatory Avenue, Johannesburg, is near Johannesburg Zoo, South African National Museum of Military History, Carlton Centre, and Museum Africa.
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          • Outdoor pool
          • Swimming pool
          • Bar/lounge


          • Non-smoking hotel
          • Non-smoking rooms
          • Free parking
          • Pets allowed
          • Family rooms


          • Suites


          • Shuttle bus service
          • Airport Transportation
          • Continental Breakfast
          • Laundry facilities (self serve)
          • Meal plan

          TravelPod Member ReviewsBrown Sugar Backpackers Johannesburg

          Reviewed by sarita.castilho

          Suficiente pra passar o tempo de esperar o voo

          Reviewed Jul 8, 2014
          by (21 reviews) São Paulo , Brazil Flag of Brazil

          Agua fria nos banheiros. Apesar da hospitalidade das pessoas, o custo pra nao ter agua quente é alto. Dizem que tem, mas nao encontrei em 2 dias :(
          Cold water in the bathrooms. Despite the hospitality of the people, the cost for not having hot water is high. They say it has, but not found in two days :(

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          TripAdvisor Reviews Brown Sugar Backpackers Johannesburg

          3.50 of 5 stars Very Good

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          A travel blog entry by julia.gledhill on Feb 13, 2016

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          7,523 square miles of wild... My eyes wander as I scan the flat, bushy horizon in search of an African beast. We are in Kruger National Park searching for Africa's famous "Big Five"... the lion, the elephant, the cape buffalo, the leopard, and the white/black rhinoceros. We've rented a car and spent the past four days on a self-guided safari... and …

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          ... plaque outside that marks the home as a landmark.

          Up the street is the Mandela House at number 8115 which is the street’s main attraction and is now a museum. The simple three-bedroomed home has been restored to what it looked like in 1946, when Nelson Mandela moved in with his first wife, Evelyn Mase. In 1958, he brought his second wife, Winnie, to live in the house with him. He returned briefly to live in the house on ...


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          ... the Aparthied Museum was very good. However, because of the whole Escom and not enough energy crisis, the power was cut to the museum just as we arrived and since it was a dark museum with very little natural light, it became impossible to see things. That night we stayed at the Airport Grand Hotel. If you are a light sleeper, I would ...

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