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Curiocity Backpackers
4 out of 5
302 Fox Street, Johannesburg, Gauteng
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £16 per night from 2 Nov to 3 Nov
3.9/5Very Good! (27 reviews)

"Overall decent stay. There are nice kitchen facilities, but the showers have low water pressure and it’s hard to regulate the temperature. The bar downstairs can make it a bit noisy, but not too bad. Lots of good restaurants around the neighborhood."…"

Reviewed on 21 Feb 2020

Curiocity Backpackers
Grace and Gift Guesthouse
2.5 out of 5
No. 6, Gordon Road, Bertrams, Johannesburg, Gauteng
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £20 per night from 31 Oct to 1 Nov
3.1/5 (13 reviews)

"This place is nothing as advertised and just a disappointment all around. If you are simply looking for a bed to sleep in and nothing more then it is fine. But the rooms are old and look as though they are hardly taken care of. It felt as though I was at a distant family member's house who wasn't ..."…"

Reviewed on 16 Dec 2019

Grace and Gift Guesthouse
Protea Hotel by Marriott Johannesburg Parktonian All-Suite
4 out of 5
120 De Korte Street, Johannesburg, Gauteng
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £50 per night from 13 Nov to 14 Nov
3.9/5Very Good! (300 reviews)
Very good hotel to stay in downtown Jo'burg

"It would have been nice to have a Microwave oven in the room, but otherwise it is a very nice, pleasant hotel to stay in downtown Johannesburg. Will always stay here."…"

Reviewed on 22 Feb 2020

Protea Hotel by Marriott Johannesburg Parktonian All-Suite

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Reef Hotel
4 out of 5
58 Anderson Street, Marshalltown, Johannesburg, Gauteng
The price is £35 per night from 1 Nov to 2 Nov
3.8/5Good! (195 reviews)

"It was okay ..just that no breakfast thought it was bed and breakfast"…"

Reviewed on 27 Oct 2020

Reef Hotel
Entire Industrial-style Loft in Maboneng
The price is £54 per night from 4 Nov to 5 Nov
Entire Industrial-style Loft in Maboneng
12 Decades Johannesburg Art Hotel
2.5 out of 5
286 Fox Street, Johannesburg, Gauteng
The price is £21 per night from 15 Nov to 16 Nov
3.6/5Good! (48 reviews)

"What a vibrant hotel full of amazing art. Room was unique and loved the different concepts. Location was buzzing with locals and tourists alike. Love Maboneng. Will definitely return. They however can upgrade the amenities allot. Add in a coffee machine and bathroom amenities was lacking."…"

Reviewed on 23 Jan 2020

12 Decades Johannesburg Art Hotel
Modern, Stylish Apartment in Trendy Johannesburg
Businessburg Hotel
3 out of 5
288 Lilian Ngoyi St, Johannesburg, Gauteng
The price is £20 per night from 1 Nov to 2 Nov
2.7/5 (6 reviews)
Good value for johannesburg

"Basic rooms and basic service. Good security."…"

Reviewed on 23 Feb 2020

Businessburg Hotel
The Franklin Loft Apartments
4 out of 5
4 Pritchard St, Johannesburg, Gauteng
The price is £66 per night from 2 Nov to 3 Nov
4.5/5Wonderful! (13 reviews)

"Beautiful room with a beautiful view! Only complaint (minor) was only one elevator was in use."…"

Reviewed on 12 Mar 2020

The Franklin Loft Apartments
Angel guest house - In Johannesburg (Downtown Johannesburg)
3 out of 5
80 Albertina Sisulu Rd, 8th street Kensington, Johannesburg, Gauteng
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £24 per night from 2 Nov to 3 Nov
4/5Very Good! (4 reviews)

"Had a great time at angel guest house. We wish to thank all the staff we remember the great time we had with you all. We greatly thanks the general manager for everything he did for us. The only issue we had a heat at night it was hot even with the fan. See you all next time guys"…"

Reviewed on 8 Dec 2018

Angel guest house - In Johannesburg (Downtown Johannesburg)
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Visiting Downtown Johannesburg

Downtown Johannesburg is a neighbourhood that travellers like for its shopping. You might plan a visit to Museum Africa while you're in town. Choose one of Downtown Johannesburg's hotels and explore the area around Johannesburg with ease.

Staying in Downtown Johannesburg

You’ll find many accommodation choices in Downtown Johannesburg, and our guests note these as some of their favourites:

  • City Lodge Hotel Newtown: 3-star hotel with an outdoor pool, a fitness centre and a bar/lounge, steps from Museum Africa. Our guests enjoy the hotel's breakfast and helpful staff.
  • Hallmark House: 3.5-star hotel featuring a restaurant, free WiFi and parking. Expedia travellers like this hotel's comfortable rooms and central location.
  • Faircity Mapungubwe Hotel Apartments: 4-star hotel with a restaurant, an outdoor pool and a 24-hour fitness centre, 13-minute walk from Museum Africa. Our guests rate this hotel highly for its comfortable rooms and central location.

Sightseeing Around This Johannesburg Neighbourhood

Some landmarks in Downtown Johannesburg that you won't want to miss include Carlton Centre, Ferreira's Mine and Turbine Hall. You could also plan a visit to Museum Africa or Johannesburg City Hall when you're visiting the neighbourhood.

Getting Around Downtown Johannesburg and the Greater Johannesburg Area

Ready to get out and explore the city? Ellis Park Station is the closest metro station. To venture out of town, take a train from Johannesburg Park Station.

Frequently asked questions

What's it like in Downtown Johannesburg?
Downtown Johannesburg is a neighbourhood that travellers like for its football games, architecture and art. Looking for sights you might find in a travel guide about Downtown Johannesburg? Consider a visit to Carlton Centre while you’re in the neighbourhood.
What's a favourite hotel to stay in Downtown Johannesburg?
Based on Expedia customer reviews, Premier Hotel Mapungubwe is the highest ranked property in Downtown Johannesburg. This 4-star hotel offers a restaurant and an outdoor pool. It is located a short 15-minute walk from Carlton Centre. Other favourite options in the area include Protea Hotel by Marriott Johannesburg Parktonian All-Suite and Once in Joburg.
How many hotels will I be able to find in Downtown Johannesburg?
Expedia has 43 hotels and other accommodation options in Downtown Johannesburg to choose from, making this an ideal home base for exploring the greater Johannesburg area.
If I need to cancel my hotel reservation in Downtown Johannesburg, will I receive a refund?
Yes, the majority of hotel room reservations are fully refundable if cancelled prior to the hotel’s cancellation deadline, which in most cases is within 24 or 48 hours of your scheduled arrival. If you have a reservation that’s non-refundable, it might still be possible to cancel it and get a refund within 24 hours of your booking. Put in your dates and click on “Search”, then use the “free cancellation” filter to view top deals in Downtown Johannesburg.
What are the top things to see and do in Downtown Johannesburg?
For cultural attractions in Downtown Johannesburg, head to The AGOG, Museum of African Design and POPArt Theatre. Carlton Centre and Ellis Park Stadium are also a couple of places to visit in the neighbourhood. A few places to visit in the area around Downtown Johannesburg include Arts on Main, Absa Art Gallery and Johannesburg Art Gallery. Johannesburg Stadium and Ellis Park Swimming Pool are also worth a visit when you’re out sightseeing in Johannesburg.
How can I get around Downtown Johannesburg and the greater Johannesburg area?
Ready to get out and explore the city? Ellis Park Station is the closest metro station. To venture out of town, take a train from Johannesburg Park Station.

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