Johannesburg is the capital of Gauteng State, the wealthiest province in South Africa. Gauteng in not only the wealthiest province in South Africa, contributing to 33% of the GDP of the country, but the economy of Gauteng alone contributes to 10% of the GDP of the whole of Africa. Perhaps this is the reason why this vibrant city is known by different names like Jozi and Egoli where Egoli means ‘City of Gold’. Being the economic capital, there is no doubt that there will be a number of places to accommodate tourists, ranging from 5 stars to cheap hotels since people visit Johannesburg from all parts of the world and from all walks of life – from wealthy businessman to curious tourist – looking to see if there are still lions roaming the streets. Sadly, this is not the case any more, all the lions in Johannesburg are safely ensconced in the Zoo or in the Lion Park which is situated just outside Johannesburg and is a worthwhile attraction to go and see!
If you are planning a trip to Johannesburg though, you do not have to worry about your pocket thinking that this is a city only for the very wealthy. Hotels in Johannesburg range from urban chic to African theme décor, from self-catering to 24 hours personal butler, there is something for everyone. A list of 3 cheap hotels in Johannesburg is given below as example. More Cheap Hotels find here, U are very welcome.
1. Garden Court Morningside: priced at $30 to $500 per night, depending up on the room booked. This Johannesburg Hotel has a French restaurant available on the premises along with a swimming pool. The rooms are small but airy; the staffs of the hotel are friendly and are always available for your service.
2. Gold Reef City Hotel: located just opposite to the Gold Reef city theme park, the price of a room ranges from $35 to $70 per night. This cheap hotel of Johannesburg has a bustling night life with a theatre complex close by, as well as a massive theme park based on the theme of gold being found in Johannesburg.
3. Mercure Johannesburg Randburg: the price range of the rooms is $60 to $79 per night. The rooms are small but clean and airy. Situated right next to the popular shopping and eating destination of the Randburg Waterfront (now called the Brightwater Commons, this Johannesburg cheap hotel provides a lot of dining and shopping options for its occupants.
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There are hundreds of such small, cheap luxury hotels available all over the city. You just need to spend a little time and effort in searching the best hotel satisfying your needs. Numerous websites are available on the Internet where you can not only get tariff rates but also read reviews by people who have stayed there.