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5th Avenue Gooseberry Guest House

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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good17%
  • Average6%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
4 weeks ago
“Home away from home & a little piece of heaven.”
14 Aug 2016
“A wonderful peaceful place to stay”
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Business Centre
4 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 7 July 2015 via mobile

Not impressed at all. Could not find two of the four stars. Mildew in shower, bathroom tiles had brown splatter near toilet, bathroom fittings missing and falling of the walls, curtains not fitting windows, no aircon, horrible coffee in the mornings. Good thing I did...More

Thank Andries J
Response from bluecatGauteng, Owner at 5th Avenue Gooseberry Guest HouseResponded 13 July 2015

Dear Andries, thank you for your review. We are not used to a review like this as you can see from all the other reviews, but this review showed us that there are things and staff that needs to be addressed.Yes, everyone at the guest...More

Reviewed 18 December 2014

My girlfriend and I really enjoyed our five-night stay at the Gooseberry Guesthouse. It is quaint, with a very homey feel. The staff are remarkably kind. Breakfast is spot on with an omelet, toast, yogurt, fruit, coffee, tea, juice and more. The internet works great....More

Thank David S
Reviewed 8 September 2014

I was tired after my 24 hours flight to Johannesburg but Gooseberry Guest Hotel made my day. After I arrived in quite bad mood, there was big true african mama who gave me a hug! I got into beautiful double room and was amazed how...More

2  Thank MimiK744
Response from bluecatGauteng, Owner at 5th Avenue Gooseberry Guest HouseResponded 17 September 2014

Dear Mimi, Thank you! Susan Berry & staff

Reviewed 31 July 2014

I stayed here with a group of 6 that had just completed an outreach mission in a very primitive setting. We were tired and needed a few days to rest before heading back to the US. Gooseberry is warm and inviting. Rooms are filled with...More

2  Thank LanaJern
Response from bluecatGauteng, Owner at 5th Avenue Gooseberry Guest HouseResponded 4 August 2014

Dear Lana, Thank you. The heading is so beautiful. Kindest regards, Susan

Reviewed 28 July 2014

what an amazing experience in this hotel. It is lovely, cozy, they have a wifi and I got such a nice warm welcome. Love the cookies in my room and how clean everything was. People are there very sweet. Wanna return soon. Michaela

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Response from bluecatGauteng, Owner at 5th Avenue Gooseberry Guest HouseResponded 30 July 2014

Dear Micheala, We enjoy so much having guests and it is always interesting to hear where they are coming from, where they are going to and what they are doing.-The world is coming to us. Thanks so much for writing a review. Kindest regards, Susan

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Pool
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Free Parking
Breakfast included
Business Centre with Internet Access
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Pool
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US$41 - US$68 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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