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Life on 3rd

28 a Third Street, Johannesburg 2092, South Africa
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  • Excellent63%
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  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
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Reviewed 7 February 2016

Very nice Guest House in the quiet neighborhood of Melville, not far from the 7th Street, center of the nightlife of the area, which is walking distance reachable. The room and the bathroom are quite small but offer everything you need. Bernard, the owner, is...More

Thank FabioDiglio
Response from Lifeon3rd, Owner at Life on 3rdResponded 9 February 2016

Hi Fabio Thanks for your review. We are glad that you enjoyed our guesthouse and have good things to say about it. You're right, I'm not always present. When i'm not here i'm invariably shopping for the guesthouse or getting supplies and preparing for renovations...More

Reviewed 4 February 2016 via mobile

Between 2010-2012 I stayed at least once per month at this venue. I'm back after an absence of almost 4 years. Whilst it appears to be under new management or ownership, it remains my favorite "home away from home". The homeliness of Life on 3rd...More

Thank elroyp754
Response from Lifeon3rd, Owner at Life on 3rdResponded 9 February 2016

Hi Elroyp754!! A home away from home......words that we enjoy hearing. We strive to welcome our guests and make them feel relaxed and "at home". Yes we are under new ownership and are trying very hard to upgrade and create a trendy but fun environment....More

Reviewed 29 January 2016

It was very clean and neat, staff very friendly. I enjoyed my stay very close to shops and restaurants. Breakfast was standard. There should otherwise change the bath/shampoo liquid it smelt horrible.

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Thank Sikhangeziwe N
Response from Lifeon3rd, Owner at Life on 3rdResponded 9 February 2016

Hi Sikhangezwe Thanks fro your review. We appreciate it and enjoyed reading it. We are glad that "you loved it". Ill look into the liquid soap issue. I've never had that complaint before ;-) We hope to see you again.... Bernard, Beaula and Lydia

Reviewed 10 January 2016

Really nice place, great breakfast, friendly staff. Thanks for a great stay. We stayed in Melville as it was close to friends who would be seeing, there are lots of restaurants and bars within a short driving distance.

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Thank zachs688
Response from Lifeon3rd, Owner at Life on 3rdResponded 27 January 2016

Hi Zach688 Thanks for the review. You're welcome...glad you enjoyed your stay. so glad you enjoyed our guesthouse and we hope that you'll choose us again next time. Thanks again Zach take care, Bernard, Lydia and Beaula

Reviewed 12 December 2015

The gps coordinates given by the hotel took us away from the airport and it took us 3 long hours in a new place to locate this bnb! However once there it's pretty cosy and good for a night or two.. The rooms are upstairs...More

Thank Avi31
Response from Lifeon3rd, Owner at Life on 3rdResponded 14 December 2015

Hi Avi31 Thanks for your review. We have rectified the GPS co ordinates. Our sincerest apologies. We appreciate the 4 stars for service and the the 4 stars for value that you gave us. Not all our rooms are upstairs, in fact only 4 out...More

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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$44 - US$66 (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
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  • 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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