The Birches Backpacker Lodge is a backpackers hostel offering comfortable accommodation. High speed internet and WiFi all over the property as well as a Bluetooth enabled entertainment area allow superb connectivity. Barbeque weekends are arranged, and bicycle use is free. Free tea and coffee at all times plus a free basic english breakfast. There is a sparking blue pool with a cocktail step and waterfall as well as a mini bar to relax. The front tea garden is tranquil with beautiful shaded birch trees. The lounge with Netflix leads onto a terrace overlooking the tea garden. The hostel will arrange at a surcharge shuttle buses from the airport doorstep to doorstep. No need to be concerned about how to get to the hostel. The hostel will arrange any tours or safaris that you need including car hire. In the calm beautiful suburbs of Johannesburg, but 100m away from a public transport artery to the city center. Award winning restaurants within walking distance. Shops are within 600m, and major shopping centers are easy to reach with cheap buses. Close is the botanical gardens for runs and walks, as well as a small golf course within walking distance. Homely rooms offer from dorm to private. Our dorms as well as the family room come with bunk beds. Depending on the room you have en-suite bathroom or shared bathroom facilities. The Birches Backpacker Lodge's Policies & Conditions: Cancellation policy: 72hours before arrival. Payment upon arrival by cash, credit cards (Visa). This property may pre-authorise your card before arrival. Check in from 15:00 to 20:00 . Check out from 07:00 to 11:00 . Taxes included. English Breakfast included. General: Reception is open 07:00 - 20:00. The property has limited reception hours and arrival times should be communicated. No curfew. Non smoking in buildings. As it is a backpackers, children should be accompanied by adults/parents. It is a homely property with no tolerance to drugs and illegal activities.