We offer a backpacker hostel in Melville




Book Now

HomeBase Melville Backpackers is your ideal suburban backpackers located in the vibrant heart of gold in Africa – Johannesburg. It is in easy walking distance to the famous 7th Avenue with all its fantastic eateries, clubs, galleries, bookshops, offbeat clothing shops and music bars. Melville is unique in its vibe as it reflects the surrounding Media/Arts student communities in this part of Johannesburg.

Reconfigured and redecorated to maximize the experience and stay of our guests, you can expect an international level stay with a South African flair. We offer a mini-breakfast every morning from 7:30 to 9:30 including toast, cereal, tea and coffee - just what you need to get the day going.

There is a large variety of transport solutions around our hostel, including Tuk Tuks, metered cabs, Johannesburg Park Station and Gautrain station.

Our reception is open from 07h30 until 22h00 daily, upon arrival you will be greeted to a warm welcome, and be pleasantly surprised by our funky, yet cozy hostel! At reception, there are conveniently located flyers, tours, information, maps and ever friendly staff with a wealth of information, giving you everything you need to complete your holiday experience. Such things include Soweto Tours, Apartheid Museum, National Military Museum, Game Parks, Botanical Gardens, and much more. We can also book transfers, taxis, tuk tuks, and rental cars.

Also, we are an approved agent and drop-off zone for "BAZBUS", South Africa's convenient hop-on hop-off, door-to-door, backpacker's bus service where you can be conveniently dropped right at our door. Don’t forget the free WIFI!

Check out our website: https://homebasemelville.com/