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We were warmly welcomed on our arrival and hosted in room 12 which was beautifully comfortable and spacious with a view of Melville Koppies. A balcony leads out into a lovingly tended garden with a... more
Reviewed 3 weeks ago
It's clear the Hosts of Die Agterplass have been running their establishment for many years,
as they run a class establishment. Room 15 was spacious light-filled and well equipped and overlooked... more
Its a good place to stay for Baz bus connections and tours to kruger etc. Its basically a bar with a hostel attached. M1 the big dorm is terrible for sleep as its next to the male toilet and there is... more
Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Best hostel in Jo'burg so far!
It's a great backpacker! Rooms are comfy and the bar is amazing. I had also a city tour with Jazz and it was amazing too. Unfortunately Joburg is not that safe and so it's almost impossible to walk... more
If the WiFi can cover everywhere that would be great.Sometimes the bedroom and the washroom the internet aren't so good.The others are great. Jamie are very kind and nice to the tenants.He will help... more
Reviewed 1 week ago
Excellent accommodation and host
We stayed here for 8 days and while there we had a few problems for which we needed help, eg transport ( our phone didn’t work too well ) and Jamie was more than helpful, and Jamie could not have... more
I used Margaret’s Place pre and post our Kruger visit.
Margaret was a wonderful host and very helpful guiding us through the property as well as where to go to get essentials for our trip. The... more
Reviewed 4 December 2017
A beautiful and friendly place to stay, nothing was ever too much trouble for Margaret and her husband. Peaceful and truly amazing place to stay. I would recommend everyone to stay here and I know we... more
Place was fantastic! Room was big, very clean and bathroom was also a very size with shower and a tub.
People were very kind and polite.
Breakfast was filled with hearty and healthy items.
Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Don't take any notice of the location.
Hallmark House hotel is lovely. Rooms are large and modern. The staff are very friendly, attentive and professional. The location can put you off , due to the level of homesless, but please don't be... more
We found this place as we wanted to stay in Melville for its bars and restaurants, also there are loads of cool shops and charity shops so its perfect for a backpacker or if you are just passing... more
Reviewed 26 November 2017
Reception staff vary in friendliness and helpfulness. There are some newer facilities in the back, but the shower situation for the dorms is not great. Would feel better if there were a lock or coded... more
This is a really a special place to stay!
It is a familiar property, with just three rooms for guests.Everything is splendid: the house, the decor, the location, the rooms, the breakfast and, of... more
Reviewed 21 July 2017
Friendly and comfortable place to stay
The property is located in a very fancy and safe neighbourhood of Jo´bour. The Rosebank train station is walking distance. Sam and his wife share the three very comfortable rooms of their own house... more
Comfortable and relaxed stay at this beautiful property for a work trip. I stayed here for a month and it felt like home due to the warm staff, brilliant service and comfy rooms. I would definitely... more
Reviewed 24 November 2017
Short but Sweet Stay
Nice venue & welcoming staff. Even got a nicety; couldn't grab a Uber (the site was hacked) to head for the train station, and was freely offered a means to be dropped there. Much appreciated... more
Wow,what a nice place to stay,with the staff so professional and kind. Will definitely make use of this jewel of a place in the future.Great room and a great breakfast with a calm and relaxed... more
Reviewed 10 January 2018
Lovely stay each time
We've stayed here twice and have thoroughly enjoyed it each time. The rooms are fantastic, clean and comfy. Bev and her staff go out of their way to make one's stay enjoyable. Rooms are serviced... more
We had an absolutely wonderful stay. The suite is very nicely decorated, it is comfortable, it is close to shops and restaurants, situated in a beautiful suburb. Thanks Vivian for all the nice... more
Reviewed 10 December 2016
Great Place to stay in Johannesburg
Lovely cottage in a very smart area, close to the Rosebank Mall and station. The decor is very stylish and comfrortable. We had not been to Johannesburg before, but Vivian, the owner, was extremely... more
A most enjoyable stay with very attentive and friendly hosts. The room was comfortable with an amazing view of the beautiful garden. It was just missing a make-up mirror with good lighting but Terry... more
Reviewed 3 January 2018
Peaceful haven in the middle of Jo'burg
This is a peaceful, tranquil haven in the middle of bustling Jo'burg. The rooms are very comfortable and well equipped with small kitchenettes. Each has a verandah overlooking a well wooded garden... more
We had a great stay at Lakeview Backpackers! Francois and Ronel made us feel very at home, and were unbelievably helpful.
We had none of the security or cleanliness concerns that other reviewers... more
Reviewed 8 August 2017
Like staying at home!
Ronel and Francois made us feel like we were staying at home... we've been on the road for a long time and it was the homiest place we've stayed. They took us for drinks, helped me book a haircut... more
The Residency was fantastic, very close to Sandton and easy access to William Nichol so access is straight forward. The rooms were excellent: full kitchen and dining table and then a lounge area with... more
Reviewed 18 May 2017
I stayed here while on business. It's a great concept, a home-away-from-home. It's like being in a flat instead of the same dreary hotel. There's a stove and washing machine so you can properly... more
All i can say is WOW!!! Will stay here again if watching a show at Monte, 10 mins from Monte Casino, easy to find. Private and Secure. Continental breakfast left in the apartment to have on private... more
Fantastic, low-key place to stay or hose a conference
This is a fantastic set of cottages, and a great alternative conference venue in Johannesburg for groups of up to a few dozen.
Accommodations are a bit more rustic than a major hotel, but very... more
Reviewed 27 March 2017
An absolutely beautiful compound with gardens and trails to explore. You can walk all the way to the top of the highest hill around and get a spectacular view of Johannesburg. The room was clean and... more
We spent very nice 7 nights in this hotel. It has a great location, only 5 minutes walking distance from Rosebank Shopping Mall. Staff are very nice and helpful. Studio room is quite big and spacious... more
Dear Ana Maria Smith
THANKS AND APPRECIATION
Our greetings to you!
We had stayed at your B & B – Katesnest from Thursday, 4 May to Monday, 8 May 2017 departure. I am delighted to report... more
Reviewed 16 April 2017
We did love the place. We will love to stay one of the good days when we visit gauteng area. It was very safe . The places that we wanted to visit was not far. Lovely staff and Sandy is the best... more
Very safe and quite lodge. Facilities are amazing and friendly staff.
Needs a lil transformation specially the air conditioning in the rooms but it’s a real special place. Strong Wifi all around the... more
Reviewed 7 April 2017
Excellent value, great food
Hotel attached to the business school at Gordon Institute of Business Science. Rooms clean and comfortable - they are small but with all the basics including TV, hairdryer, free wifi etc. Best is... more
Good location, 15 minutes away from anyware ( uber)
Pros: Apartment with 2 rooms, 2 full baths, modern , good furniture, well equiped kitchen...one mall and supermarket a few blocks away.
Cons: a bit noisy, no AA, no daily cleaning.
Very reasonable... more
Reviewed 16 September 2017
One night stay in Johannesburg
This place was a hidden gem! I arrived earlier than check in and they let me freshen up in the penthouse that wasn't being used...and then they just let me stay there! The pictures online are... more
Johannesburg is not the easiest place to travel as a tourist. However, if you are the right place, with people who are ready and able to help you out, Johannesburg is an extremely cool and different... more
Reviewed 30 October 2017
Fantastic staff and awesome rooftop!
If you primary criterias for a hostel for you is a good bed, warm room and clean areas, this is not the place for to go. If you are into a place with an amazing atmosphere and fantastic helpfull... more
The Hub Apartment is a well secured complex in Bryanston. It's nestled in a quiet area so you hardly hear the noise from the road. It's not far away from Sandton City Centre as well as some of the... more
Reviewed 20 September 2017
Very nice but needs supervision.
We were pleasantly surprised at the nice new apartment. Beds and Linen were fine. the Main bedroom was a good size but the second bedroom was small and not suitable for 2 adults..maybe ok for... more
Food is really good , I have been there over 10 visits always at lunch and I have never had a bad meal or needed to complain about anything , service is good owner is friendly and commited that's why... more
Reviewed 31 October 2015
Bughouse of note - avoid at all costs.
Not at all like their pics make the place out to be. Shower door couldn't even close in our bathroom, the glass of the shower door itself was cracked into pieces, the door to the room had a mirror on... more
We were bowled over by the welcome we received in this very well run and comfortable place. A lot of thought has been put into making the guests’ experience as good as possible, but more important is... more
Reviewed 2 weeks ago
A very interesting concept of hospitality!!! I recommend if you want a true African experience!!! Very nice staff, food and activities!!! It is a bit far from Joburg but it is the best place to stay... more
Highly recommend. Met kind travelers who were ending their trip and have us their camping gear. Safe location. Clean room and bathroom with fast wifi. Easy to get around with Uber. Ian is very... more
Reviewed 3 April 2017
Amazing Place, feels like a home away from home
What an amazing place! The host is friendly, beds and rooms are good and clean. Bathrooms are always clean, the relaxing are at the pool is the best, oh and they have NetFlix here. Will definately... more
Cathy and her team were amazing. The level of service and hospitality is out of this world, simply put "Majestic". Friendly environment close to all amnesties and easily accessible. Rooms... more
Reviewed 15 October 2017
Very comfortable room, convenient location of facility, great friendly service and excellent basic breakfast. Ideal for visitors to the Kyalami Equestrian Park. We will surely book there again next... more
Well equipped, serviced and centrally located in a leafy, secure residential area. All the convenience of a hotel but a little more soul with super helpful and friendly hosts and staff. Not far from... more
Reviewed 24 September 2017
This was just the right place for our stay in Johannesburg. Our self catering apartment was quiet and offered good privacy. We loved the tranquil garden setting and the beautifully appointed... more
I totally enjoyed my stay at this guesthouse. The staff was friendly and welcoming. The room was clean and comfortable. Above all, I enjoyed the free wifi. I started watching an action series on... more
Absolutely amazing to stay with family or friends during vacations especially if you want a homey cosy feel while you are away. The hosts are so welcoming and loving to all guests, we have even... more
I absolutely love Southview Lodge, the scenery is stunning and the rooms are so comfy :) with an amazing on suite bathroom. Gorgeous designs.
We had our own privacy which was perfect. The food was... more
Reviewed 8 June 2011
I Loved it and I'll be back!
Beautiful venue and stunning view, luxury accomodation, great facilities and excellent location as it was close to everywhere I needed to travel to during my trip. After a long day of meeting and my... more
While I was in Johannesburg for work for two had the pleasure of staying at this wonderful place. Maggie's food better then anything I have ever tasted. The room absolute fabulous. Lee check on you... more
Reviewed 31 March 2017
4Living is Excellent!
My family and I have just returned from 12 fabulous days to my former hometown of Johannesburg and I am so happy that we had the opportunity to stay at the 4Living Guest House. What a fantastic... more
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