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Life on 3rd

28 a Third Street, Johannesburg 2092, South Africa
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04/07/2017 05/07/2017
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    2 adults
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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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        1 - 5 of 179 reviews

        Reviewed 3 weeks ago

        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 3 weeks ago

        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 4 weeks ago

        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 3 weeks ago

        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

        Reviewed 9 May 2017 via mobile

        I stayed at Life on 3rd while spending two weeks in Joburg. It is a quaint little guest house with everything you need. Some rooms don't have microwaves or fridges, but I think it can be made available on request. The staff, Buela and Lydia,...More

        Thank Nadine S
        Response from Lifeon3rd, Owner at Life on 3rdResponded 12 May 2017

        Thank you Nadine S for your great review. We really enjoy the positive feedback and i will show Beaula and Lydia your review! It was great to have your group with us and foud you all to be so polite and accommodating. Thanks again! Bernard

        Reviewed 23 February 2017

        At first, we were not too sure about the place but when we had a look at the surrounding area and rooms we were more then happy to stay. This place is very clean, homely, quiet and very cozy. Breakfast was just divine as well....More

        1  Thank Cherelee W
        Response from Lifeon3rd, Owner at Life on 3rdResponded 12 May 2017

        Hello Cherelee, Thank you very much for your review. We are so pleased that you enjoyed your stay and that you thought the breakfast was delicious! We have taken your points on board, some of the trees behind the rooms have been removed and the...More

        Reviewed 9 January 2017

        This is the 2nd time I have stayed at Life on 3rd and I have felt welcome and comfortable both times. The management is friendly and helpful. The neighborhood is comfortable and a 15 minute walk during the day to a neighborhood of restaurants and...More

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        Response from Lifeon3rd, Owner at Life on 3rdResponded 12 May 2017

        Hello 412Sandrae, I'm sorry it took me so long to reply. We appreciate your review very much and it was great to have you back again with us. Perhaps we will see you on your side of the world sooner rather than later. Thanks for...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$43 - US$68 (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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        • Gauteng >
        • Greater Johannesburg >
        • Johannesburg
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        lily p
        hello I was wondering if is like an apartment because I and a group of friend will like to spend some days there but we were wondering if it is an apartment having a living room and rooms and if yes how many rooms do you have in an guest house thank you for your response...
        12 October 2016|
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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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