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Welcome to Once Travel

OUR ETHOS

Once in a Lifetime travel experiences - brought to you by locals

Once Travel is a community of adventurers. We are a travel and lifestyle brand offering a new age accommodation concept designed to connect and inspire people. Stay with us and we'll take you on an African journey through multi day festivals, inclusive township activities, wildlife safaris and tantalising food and drink experiences.

Our core value lies in sustainable and responsible adventures. Contribute positively to the people and places you encounter in Africa through Once Travel.

"The hostel is awesome!! The rooms are beautiful and the beds very comfortable. Braam is a cool part of the city especially with the night clubs. What I loved the most is that the stuff team directly treats you like friends. Thank you zodwa and Marvin for the great time in joburg!!!" - Vidic1108

Great location & atmosphere!

''Once in Joburg is a really nice hostel. The rooms are very clean, there are a lot of facilities, a kitchen, lounge area and cafe which serves breakfast included in the price. The hostel organises many activities and the staff is very friendly and helpful. Located in the nice area of Braamfontein, next to Wits University, you are basically close to a lot of sightseeings.''

Max M.

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Once Youth Hostels

Our mother city of South Africa.