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    Saffron Guest House

    Cnr of 7th 5th Street | Melville, Johannesburg 2196, South Africa
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    • Excellent61%
    • Very good34%
    • Average5%
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    Reviewed 6 July 2016

    The hotel/guesthouse is impeccably stylish and well maintained and the rooms are quite luxurious. The location at the end of 7th street is within a very short walk of numerous cafes, restaurants and bars and feels very safe even at night, on the main street....More

    Thank Micka2000
    Reviewed 1 July 2016

    My friend walked in and first thing we said was "woah." It was a cool suite, huge glass shower, and just looked really nice. Staff there was also very helpful. We actually had to leave early in the morning, and breakfast is provided by a...More

    Thank Holden C
    Reviewed 17 June 2016

    I had a wonderful spacious and beautiful decorated room. Own little garden patio access to coffee shops around the corner from guest house. It was actually more than a room, it was a little flat. Nice and clean and very secure.

    1  Thank Christel L
    Reviewed 22 May 2016

    14 members of my family all met at Saffron guest house this last weekend to celebrate one of my son's wedding nearby. We were all booked in to double luxury suites which did not disappoint! The units were spotless and the beds very comfortable with...More

    Thank Lynn W
    Reviewed 18 May 2016

    Really enjoyed the 5 nights I stayed there. The best location, 50 meters away from lovely cafes, restaurants and bars. The area is full of beautiful classic mansions, and surrounded by astonishing golf courses and public parks. The staff proved to be very helpful and...More

    Thank Julian G
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    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Shuttle Bus Service
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    • US$55 - US$89 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Suites ,
    • Kitchenette
    • Number of rooms
    • 12
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    kristina r
    20 February 2015|
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    You should use Uber, like in european cities. It's safe and easy. Buy a south african sim card at the airport and then you will have internet on your phone. It will be the easiest way for you to go everywhere and it's not... More
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    "We stayed in Number 4. If you are a light sleeper you may want to ask for a room that does not abut 7th..."
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    "Our room was number 8 was more like a small house, but the other rooms more compact are just as good."
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    "Rooms with an outdoor patio's are nice."
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