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Luggage Storage Johannesburg

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Johannesburg Luggage Storage Guide 2020

Are you wondering, "Where can I store my luggage in Johannesburg?" Perhaps you just arrived in Johannesburg and need a place to store your bags before you check into your hotel or AirBnB -- or maybe you just checked out and don't want to drag your bags around with you for the rest of the day.

Perhaps, you're planning on shopping at Nelson Mandela Square, African Flea Market, or Rooftop Market and need a place to store your bags. Or, you're planning on sightseeing around Johannesburg at City Hall, Constitution Hill, or Liliesleaf Farm and don't want to be burdened by your baggage.

If you wish to catch a game at Emirates Airline Park or visit local museums like Apartheid Museum you may find that luggage is not allowed in these venues.

Don't worry, there are plenty of options for luggage storage in Johannesburg!

Luggage storage nearby most Johannesburg hotspots

Bounce is one of the largest luggage storage networks in Johannesburg and the world.

Featured in The Boston Globe, Techcrunch and Forbes, Bounce is present in more than 100 cities. We partner with local hotels and shops to open up space for you to drop off your bags in essentially any major neighborhood.

Our team vets each location and provides all the security measures including insurance, security seals, and well-trained staff.

Bounce is the #1-rated bag storage network with thousands of 5-star reviews. Many of our shops are open for luggage storage 24/7 but this varies by location… we strategically open new spots so you can find the closest location to temporarily store your bags. Our prices in Johannesburg start at just $5.90/day.

Book through our website or mobile app (required) so that we can cover you with insurance, space availability, and our 24/7 customer support. We love to travel as much as you so we make it as easy as possible! There are no size limits for suitcases or backpacks stored with Bounce. For less than a cup of coffee per bag, you can enjoy your entire day without dragging your bags with you!

Here are some ideas for making the most of your time in Johannesburg now that you are free from your baggage. Some notable places to relax before a flight are Johannesburg Botanical Gardens, Mary Fitzgerald Square, and Zoo Lake. You can also go for a hike around Nature Reserve, Austin Roberts Bird Sancutary, and Glen Austin Bird Sanctuary and Bullfrog Reserve. And if you’re looking for a night on the town, check out Katy’s Palace Bar, Jac, and Jojo Rooftop Lounge.

Why is Bounce the best luggage storage provider in Johannesburg?

Various locations throughout Johannesburg

$5,000 Bounce Guarantee on each booking to protect your belongings

Vetted store locations to ensure trust and safety

2 minute booking process online or via mobile app, then just walk in and check your bags in

Thousands of 5 star reviews, hundreds of thousands of bags stored



How do I store luggage in Johannesburg with Bounce?

You can store your luggage very quickly and easily. Simply select a location here. Find the shop that meets your preferences in terms of location & hours. Once you’ve chosen a location, you can book in under 2 minutes. We’ll ask for payment details upfront, but you can cancel your reservation if you end up not needing it.

Space does fill up so booking before you go there is required, but you can show up right away. With your booking confirmation in hand, we’ll give you the exact details and directions to the shop. Once there, all you have to do is show your booking confirmation and we’ll tag and check in your bags.

You’re now free to enjoy Johannesburg without your things!

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More about Johannesburg

Store Your Luggage Around Johannesburg with Bounce

Africa’s third-largest city is home to over 5 million people, and though it has a turbulent history, it is working to reinvent itself. Johannesburg hosted the World Cup in 2010, which provided a great excuse to rejuvenate many areas of the city. Areas that once had gritty reputations are now thriving communities rich with arts and culture.

Within the city, you’ll encounter eye-opening museums educating visitors on the history and legacy of Apartheid, monuments to human rights, a vibrant food scene, and a mix of arts and cultures from throughout Africa and the world. 

No matter what draws you to Johannesburg, you can count on Bounce to look after your luggage while you’re out and about. Touring the city's fantastic museums? Planning an epic shopping expedition? Or perhaps you are exploring the city’s trendiest neighborhoods. Whatever the occasion, Bounce is a convenient way to lighten your load for the day. 

Luggage Storage in Johannesburg

Bounce has partnered with local businesses throughout Johannesburg to offer secure, short-term luggage storage to travelers and locals within the city. Whether you want to stash your work bag before a night on the town or lighten your load during a layover, Bounce can help. Just find a convenient location, drop your bags, and off you go! 

Johannesburg City Guide

Top things to do

Johannesburg boasts a vibrant arts scene, a rich foodie culture, and many trendy neighborhoods that warrant exploring. Whether you want to learn about the city’s history or prefer to focus on it’s present, there’s plenty to do and see in this diverse city.

Museums

Johannesburg is home to many incredible museums dedicated to South Africa's often turbulent history. You will learn about topics like Apartheid, civil rights, racial discrimination, and more. These incredible museums are sure to leave a lasting impression on you. Since bags aren’t permitted inside most of these museums, be sure to arrange short-term luggage storage through Bounce ahead of time.

  • Lindfield Victorian House Museum: This museum is dedicated to educating visitors on the Victorian era in South Africa. From daily life, fashion, society, culture, and beyond, this museum shares stories of Johannesburg from that era. Visits to the Victorian house museum are available by appointment only. Each visit consists of a tour of a beautifully preserved Victorian home. If you’re curious about this era, don’t miss this museum.

  • Apartheid Museum: Dedicated to the history of apartheid in South Africa, this museum offers insight into racial discrimination and the struggle for equality. The exhibits don’t just spell out the history, they guide visitors through what it was actually like to be a person of color in South Africa during those times. Visiting is sure to be a powerful and emotional experience.

  • Constitution Hill Human Rights Precinct: This National Heritage site houses the Constitutional Court of South Africa. It was once a prison that held Nelson Mandela and Mahatma Gandhi, but now features exhibits dedicated to human rights and cultural heritage. You can take a guided tour or browse the installations on your own. 

Shopping

Whether you’re looking for internationally recognized brands, or prefer to browse local boutiques, Johannesburg has plenty of amazing places to shop. Since shopping is easier with free hands, stash your extra luggage with a local Bounce partner before you hit the stores.

  • The Mall of Rosebank: This large shopping center is located northwest of downtown Johannesburg in the Rosebank neighborhood. It features an extensive collection of stores, including international shops like H&M and Woolworths, as well as local shops and eateries. In the basement of the building, there is an African Crafts Market, a wonderful place to pick up souvenirs. 

  • 44 Stanley: This shopping area is host to a collection of local designers and boutiques. If you’re looking for something original or prefer to shop locally, this is the perfect place to visit. In addition to clothing shops, you’ll find bookstores, record shops, coffee bars, and eateries. 44 Stanley is a popular place to brunch and shop. 

  • 27 Boxes: Located in the Melville neighborhood, this eclectic shopping center is host to a collection of locally-owned shops, galleries, and eateries. You’ll encounter everything from handcrafted jewelry, home goods, clothing, salons, and more. There are also many cafes and eateries where you can grab a bite to eat or enjoy a cocktail. 

Dining

Johannesburg’s restaurant scene has options to fit anyone’s tastes. From trendy grills to warm, family-run joints, local, or international cuisines, there are all kinds of different dining experiences to be found. For your convenience, drop your extra luggage with a Bounce partner before dining out.

  • Ristorante La Trinita: This charming restaurant is owned and operated by an Italian family and specializes in classic Italian dishes. Savor incredible homemade pasta or pizza or enjoy one of the daily specials. Whatever you choose, you won’t be disappointed.

  • The Local Grill: This trendy, award-winning steakhouse serves a wide range of cuts, each carefully aged and prepared onsite. They serve only grain-fed and grass-fed beef and will happily assist you in selecting a cut. There are vegetarian alternatives available for those who don’t eat meat. The atmosphere is modern and sophisticated yet friendly, making this a great place for every type of diner. 

  • Plaka Restaurant Cresta: Located in the Cresta neighborhood, this Greek restaurant offers a trendy, airy setting and a menu packed with Mediterranean favorites. From dolmades and calamari to spanikopita and schwarma, you’re sure to find it appealing here!

Frequently asked questions

  • How much does luggage storage cost in Johannesburg?

    The price for luggage storage in Johannesburg is just $5.90/bag for the entire day.

  • Where are there luggage storage locations in Johannesburg?

    There are multiple locations all around Johannesburg which can be booked through the Bounce platform including near City Hall, Constitution Hill, Liliesleaf Farm and many other areas.

  • Is it safe to store your bags in Johannesburg?

    Yes. Every bag is tagged with a security seal and comes with the $5,000 Bounce Guarantee. Every location is required to uphold tight security precautions. You may be asked to show ID and you will be required to use a credit card to book through Bounce in advance. With hundreds of thousands of bags stored, you can count on Bounce to handle your baggage in Johannesburg.

  • Are there storage lockers in Johannesburg?

    Yes. There are storage lockers and many other luggage drop off points in Johannesburg. Bounce has multiple locations throughout Johannesburg where you can conveniently store your luggage with full security and the $5,000 Bounce Gurantee.

  • Where are the best places to stay and eat while in Johannesburg?

    The most popular restaurants to visit are Moyo Zoo Lake, Lucky Bean, and Kai Thai. Additionally, the highest ranked hotels within Johannesburg are The Maslow, Hotel Devonshire, and 54 on Bath.

  • Where are the best parks and nature attractions in Johannesburg?

    Johannesburg offers several scenic parks including Mary Fitzgerald Square, Zoo Lake, and Cumberland Bird Sanctuary.

  • Where can I find tourist information and guideposts in Johannesburg?

    You can find local tourist information at Soweto Tourist Information.

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