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Backpacker Accommodation situated in Kempton Park near the Johannesburg International Airport

The backpacker is within the property of Emerald Guesthouse and provide inexpensive holiday accommodation for the person who only need a bed for the night before their onward journey to their final destination.

Emerald Backpackers has dormitory room units.

Emerald Backpackers can offer the backpacker safaris in and around Johannesburg, day trips, car rental, as well as professional staff to assist you in where to go next.

Wireless Internet Acces, TV, restaurant, bar and pool for those that simply want to relax.

Emerald Backpackers is close to the Johannesburg shopping malls, nightlife, flea markets and the Caesars Casino

  • Type: Backpacker
  • Includes: Self-catering
  • Sleeps: 29
  • Check-in: 02:00 PM
    Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Reviews: 6  Read Reviews
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  • Airport Shuttle
  • Bar
  • car park
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • desk
  • Family room
  • fitness center
  • Free Internet Available
  • free Wi-Fi in all rooms
  • Garden
  • golf course (within 3 km)
  • Hair dryer
  • Indoor Swimming Pool
  • internet access – wireless
  • internet access – wireless (complimentary)
  • kids club
  • Laundry
  • Lockers
  • Luggage storage
  • Meeting/Banquet Facilities
  • No Smoking Rooms/Facilities
  • Outdoor pool
  • Restaurant
  • Safety Deposit Box
  • separate shower and tub
  • shared bathroom
  • Shared kitchen
  • Shower
  • shuttle service
  • Smoking area
  • squash courts
  • Swimming Pool
  • Tennis Court
  • Tour Desk
  • vending machine
  • Wi-Fi In Public Areas
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                                                                                      Reviews for Emerald Backpackers

                                                                                      6 guest reviews Reviews of
                                                                                      27 April 2012

                                                                                      I stay with Emerald each time I visit SA. Always a good experience, friendly and efficient, close to airport, no problems. Pick up and drop off at airport is timely and helpful. Free breakfast is great!

                                                                                      21 December 2011

                                                                                      The staff was very understanding and helpful. I really enjoyed the free shuttle service. And an included breakfast was a nice addition. I'd definitely stay there again the next time I pass through Johannesburg.

                                                                                      20 September 2011

                                                                                      Arrived from Sydney after a 14 hour flight - no phone! no Change! Had to borrow a phone so I could be picked up as requested when I made booking. Once at Emerald, took about 20-30 minutes to find the booking made with and fully paid for 2 days prior with SafariNow. Requested upgrade - done great, Bed Comfortable. Requested wakeup call for 5:30 next day. No Call!. Managed to wake up before 6 for transfer back to Airport (reqested previous evening). Reception closed at 6:00am. Got very worried. Someone strolled in just on 6 am to take us to airport.

                                                                                      29 December 2008

                                                                                      Great place with good atmosphere. Breakfast is good!!!

                                                                                      22 August 2008

                                                                                      Very good sevice/transfers to/from airport Personal service Nice individually cooked breakfast

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                                                                                      Emerald Backpackers Map

                                                                                      Emerald Backpackers is 2.6km from the centre of Kempton Park , the nearest airport 1.4km (Johannesburg International Airport).

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