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Satyagraha House

15 Pine Road, Johannesburg 2192, South Africa
+27 82 673 5671
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“mahatma gandhi” (11 reviews)
“his life” (6 reviews)
15 Pine Road, Johannesburg 2192, South Africa
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Set in Orchards region it is both a museum and guesthouse ,very tranquil place and access by boom gate,museum is quite small but nice pictures ,overall very simple museum Ghandi would have approved ,admission is nothing for residents of S Africa and small charge for...More

Thank Flitz8
Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

Gandhi spent a year at this home of his friend Architect Kallenbach in 1908. They have kept the original structure and added 7 guests rooms that are spartan but have all the basic amenities. But what is inspiring is Photographs and writings that chronicle Gandhis...More

Thank Samosababa
Reviewed 10 August 2017

Book a room or just go for a meal to this unusual place that oozes harmony and simple beauty. I loved the tour and the splendid story behind Satyagraha House!

Thank Christina K
Reviewed 4 June 2017

Ghandi spent quite some time in South Africa. This house contains many of Ghandi's sayings, pictures, stories, and the furnishings he used. It also serves as a guest house. You can actually stay there in certain designated rooms. The guide did a fairly good job...More

1  Thank Lamyin
Reviewed 10 May 2017

Great visit here to see Gandhis place here at Joberg. Next time we come here we will probably try to stay here at a day or two. Word of advice they do serve food here ( vegetarian only) and for stay make sure to book...More

2  Thank Ash V
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Gandhi had a profound influence in South Africa and a visit to his home in the suburbs is uplifting. Quiet serenity pervades the establishment which has well displayed historical photos and lots of information. There is usually someone around to tell you more. Beautifully maintained...More

Thank Gilda18
Reviewed 8 April 2017

I must admit that when I went here I knew very little about Mahatme Gandhi"s stay in South Africa. It is such a calming and relaxing place whilst at the same time filling you with knowledge. Really enjoyed my visit.

Thank maureend105
Reviewed 26 March 2017

Other the Indian township in Durban, one of the places to visit to understand Gandhiji's life in South Africa - restored house and rooms.

Thank BlrTravR
Reviewed 6 March 2017

An extremely interesting piece of South African History and an awesome guest house. Very tastefully furnished and finished

Thank EduSchoolTours
Reviewed 22 February 2017

One to two hours are enough but one can also stay here for a night. It has been beautifully restored with a simple and stylish décor. It's a lovely ,calming, peaceful place. Its the original house of Kallenbach where Gandhi stayed with him in the...More

2  Thank zakharia56
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