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Life on 3rd

28 a Third Street, Johannesburg 2092, South Africa
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Overview
  • Excellent63%
  • Very good26%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Rooms
Family Rooms
Pool
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3.5 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I highly recommend Life on 3rd! Melville is a gem and allows you to experience all of Johannesburg in a safe and secure setting. The staff was very helpful and provided useful tips on places to visit across the city.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Life on Third is in a delightful sectio of Johannesburg. The rooms were comfortable and clean, and the staff were friendly and very helpful. We stayed in winter and there are heaters in the rooms, heating pads on the beds, but no central heating, so...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We chose this place as the pictures were really convincing. The reality is a bit different and it is a bit run down in room number 5, especially in the bathroom. It could do a bit with TLC. The room was cold despite the heater...More

Thank Chrisonaplane
Reviewed 31 May 2017

The breakfast was nice and fresh.Finding the place was a hustle.But got help from the lady there at Life on 3rd with directions.The outside makes you wonder about how it is inside but it's actually clean and morden it's just how the houses in the...More

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Response from Lifeon3rd, Owner at Life on 3rdResponded 2 June 2017

Hello there Thank you for your kind words. We are so glad you enjoyed your breakfast and your overall stay. Yes, Melville is eclectic and strange. That is what draws people here! We hope to see you again sometime! Thank you Bernard, Lydia and Beaula.

Reviewed 26 May 2017

Staff are very helpful and friendly. The outside rooms are damp and musky and have a bad smell. The inside rooms were not bad. Very cold and although the electric blankets were appreciated the room itself was too cold and the wall heaters that were...More

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Response from Lifeon3rd, Owner at Life on 3rdResponded 29 May 2017

Hi Thank you for your review. We have been renovating all our rooms over the last couple of years. As you can imagine it takes time and money as we have 14 rooms. we are int he process of removing the carpet in the room...More

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About
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Amenities
  • Top amenities
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Hotel Amenities
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
Details
  • Price range
  • US$41 - US$67 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
  • Hotel class
  • Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
  • Family Rooms ,
  • Smoking rooms available
  • Number of rooms
  • 14
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  • Location
  • South Africa >
  • Gauteng >
  • Greater Johannesburg >
  • Johannesburg
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Response from Amanda F | Reviewed this property |
No this is not an apartment but like a bed and breakfast with a room where you can watch the television and chat in I think .
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"Some rooms have queen size beds"
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"I was told that in the rooms upstairs in the main house you could hear folks in the dining area below. My..."
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"Rooms with glass doors open up into the yard. I believe those are carpeted rooms. Mine was in the main house..."
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"All the rooms seemed quiet. The area in front of the rooms are communal, but guests were very thoughtful..."
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