ZAR 240 per night
ZAR 240 per night
4Ways Backpacker, Johannesburg, South Africa

4Ways Backpacker

Johannesburg, South Africa - 79 Albatross Drive, Fourways ,

17 Total reviews

  • Well-located
  • Good food choices
  • Very secure
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Perfect Location ... There is a lot to do and see in this part of Johannesburg.
I found the place very neat and clean and safe.
The staff are great and willing to help you.
If you need a quiet and friendly environment in a great area of Johannesburg then this is the ...

Description - Hostel

The Monte Casino Lodge is in Fourways and is across the road from Monte Casino a massive Casino and entertainment complex.

Monte Casino Lodge & Backpacker and Rosebank Lodge & Backpacker are our latest creations to become Part of The Lodge & Backpacker Johannesburg Group, Accoustix Lodge and Backpacker and Sleek Travel Lodge & Backpacker and have been in existence for 8 yrs, through our many years of experience in this industry we have now created these flagship Lodges.

Monte Casino is also brilliantly located and has everything that one could want within walking distance of them.

These are perfect place for Lodges, with all means of transport on your door step

They have the best Clubs, Bars, Theaters, Shops

Monte Casino has a 5 Star Casino

A large array of restaurants, entertainment centers and shopping malls

All means of transport are centered near them.

There are 4 & 5 star hotels all within walking distance of both operations

Monte Casino first opened its doors on 30 November 2000 and expanded in May 2007 with the addition of the open air Piazza and Teatro.

Monte Casino's Piazza, which is slightly smaller than a rugby field and modeled on a typical Italian piazza features several restaurants where visitors can dine al fresco, and enjoy the mesmerizing musical fountain displays. The Piazza also features the SunSquare Hotel, aimed at the modern business tourist, the Montecasino Ballroom which can accommodate 400 people seated banquet style, and the spectacular Teatro at Montecasino, which opened with the legendary stage production 'The Lion King'.

Construction is currently underway on a R700 Million project - 'The Pivot'. The Pivot will include a new hotel, bar and lounge, conference centre, restaurant, outdoor pool and leisure area and a new gym.

Features and facilities across the road at Monte Casino

* A Casino with slots, table games, a poker suite and 14 cashier stations
* Restaurants, bars and coffee shops
* Nightclub and comedy club
* Food court with fast food outlets
* 2 theatres
* Cr�che
* Montecasino Bird Gardens
* A 15 cinema complex operated by Nu Metro
* Boogaloos New Generation Skate Park
* Shopping outlets
* Outdoor Piazza
* Conference and events facilities
* Hyundai Balloon

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The space
  • Property type: Hostel
  • Guest rooms/units: 24
  • Year built: 1998
  • Renovated: 2010
Hostel accommodations

Lowest price available: ZAR 240 (South African Rand)

Double Female Dorm Male Dorm Mixed Dorm Single Standard Twin
  • Check-out: 10:00am

Hostel amenities

The lodge and backpacker Monte Casino has a lovely garden complimented by a large swimming pool. There is an extensive barbecue area for a local braai .

24-hr front desk Airport pickup BBQ area Children permitted Gardens Gay friendly Group services Laundry/valet service Linen included Multi-lingual staff No curfew Open 24 Hours Parking (free) Pets not allowed Pool (outdoor) Smoking permitted Taxi service Tour/sightseeing assistance

Room amenities

Backpacker facilities Ensuite Iron/ironing board Lockers Maid service daily Microwave Non-smoking rooms Private bathroom Refrigerator Shared bathroom Showers without bath Telephone Television Television (cable/satellite) Wake-up calls


Perfectly situated to access a wide variety of attractions whether by walking, bus, local taxi, high speed train.

Points of interest
  • Monte Casino Complex 700 m
  • 4 ways Mall 1. 5 km
  • Lion and Rhino Park 13. 5 km
  • Cradle of Mankind 49 km
  • Coca Cola Dome 8. 5 km
  • Apartheid Museum 37 km
  • Nelson Mandela Square 13 km
  • Crocodile City and Reptile Park 10. 5 km
  • OR Tambo International Airport 37 km
  • Kruger Park 567 km
  • Voortrekker Monument 46 km
  • Game Farms Various 15 km
  • Lesedi Cultural Village 29. 2 km
  • Flying School and Academy Lanseria Airport 18 km
  • Gold Reef City 37. 5 km

Food and drink
Eating out
Café Vacca Matta
Restaurant and Nightclub
Brazilian Cafe
Coffee Shop
Italia Galietra
Italian Restaurant
Cantare Supper Club
Upmarket Mediterranean Dinner & Dance

Price details

ZAR 240 - 285 per night (South African Rand)

Location - Hostel

79 Albatross Drive, Fourways ,
South Africa  2191

Latitude: -26.0243, Longitude: 28.00851

How to get there

The address for 79 Albatross Dr, Fourways, Sandton, Gauteng 2191, South

From OR Tambo International Airport
Follow the R24 from the airport towards Johannesburg, for aprox 12km.
At the interchange take the N3 in a northerly direction towards Pretoria, aprox 18km.
Follow the N1 to Roodepoort at the next interchange. Take the William Nicol Rd Exit and turn right at the Robots.

Gautrain bus service connecting to the Gautrain station in Sandton Johannesburg.
Local commuter taxis readily available to all major destinations.

Nearest airport: OR Tambo International Airport + - 37 km