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    The Melville Turret Guest House

    118 Second Ave | Melville, Johannesburg 2092, South Africa
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    Reviewed 14 March 2016

    The room was nice. We had the privacy for our little one to walk around. The breakfast was good, English breakfast. The man who look after the guesthouse before the 2 lady staff coming was so considerable enough to switch on the CCTV4 channel on...More

    1  Thank Clementcc
    Reviewed 16 February 2016

    I stayed in the loft of this quaint guesthouse for 6 glorious days. I loved the space, and especially the view of the Johannesburg skyline from the bathroom. The bed and bedlinen were of excellent quality and the decor carefully chosen functional art deco pieces....More

    1  Thank Zelda B
    Reviewed 22 May 2015

    This is a convenient location if you need to be close to the University of Johannesburg, or even the City of Johannesburg. Quit neighbourhood with restaurants and the Trendy Melville nightlife close by. Staff s friendly and the guest house has a homely feeling about...More

    2  Thank Sakkie58
    Reviewed 6 April 2015

    I ended up at Melville Turret by accident, but I'm glad I did. The rooms are clean, well-presented and cosy, breakfast was delicious, and most importantly, Ellie went above and beyond in helping me to manage when my bag didn't arrive with me at the...More

    3  Thank Lizzi M
    Reviewed 5 February 2015

    I stayed for 3 nights recently and the rooms were fine but my issues are with the service, if I didn't feel like they were major i wouldn't bother complaining; I arrived and was given a key to the gate, the security guard was on...More

    1  Thank Ryansdbn
    Response from JFHeymans, Owner at The Melville Turret Guest HouseResponded 14 February 2015

    Thank you for the feedback. I am very sorry to hear about your experience and can assure you that it is not the norm . We have many regular visitors from all over the world who come back again and again and also good feed...More

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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
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    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Airport Transportation
    • Laundry Service
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
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    • US$48 - US$65 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 9
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    24 September 2017|
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    Response from JFHeymans | Property representative |
    Hi we are about 2 kilometres away from Milpark by road and about 1 km as the crow flies. We offer special rates for people staying 3 days and longer. Regards Koos Heymans (Owner)
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    "Check their website for options, but for luxury at an amazing price, choose the loft"
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    "Access to the rooms are from the outside and when you have a downpour it may be difficult."
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    "The Loft as well worth the extra money"
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    "Budget rooms are perfect for 1 or 2 people. Basic but comfortable. Ask for room with courtyard."
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