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Life on 3rd

28 a Third Street, Johannesburg 2092, South Africa
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Overview
  • Excellent62%
  • Very good27%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Pool
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3.5 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 19 September 2015

We chose Melville for our 3 nights in Jo'burg because of the proximity to resaturants & bars and chose Life on 3rd based on the great reviews. We were not disappointed, the Guest House is stylishly appointed, and Bernard the owner, Lydia the manager and...More

Thank TravelmadEdinburgh
Response from Lifeon3rd, Owner at Life on 3rdResponded 27 October 2015

Wow TravelmadEdinburgh...thanks for that amazing and thought review! As an expert in your field, we value and appreciate your kind words and positive review. Thanks again....and we hope to see you again one day. thank you for the referral on your own website. Fantastic! Kind...More

Reviewed 3 September 2015

Life on 3rd is a charming guest house in a good location, with wonderful and very helpful staff, a tasty warm breakfast and quaint little garden to sit in and relax after a hectic day in Johannesburg. Both business travellers as well as families will...More

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Thank LenaH778
Response from Lifeon3rd, Owner at Life on 3rdResponded 10 September 2015

Thanks LenaH778 We appreciate the review and of course the proof is in the pudding as you will be back with us again next week! That speaks volumes.......Lovely! Bernard, Lydia and Beaula

Reviewed 20 August 2015

I stayed at Life on 3rd to conduct archival research at Wits. I was there for quite a while, and the staff were always very friendly, kind and accommodating. They saw to my needs, and really went beyond my expectations. Special thanks to the ladies....More

Thank Mannahistory
Response from Lifeon3rd, Owner at Life on 3rdResponded 10 September 2015

Hi Mannahistory Thanks for your wonderful, in depth and well thought out review. We appreciate the time. We are glad you found everything to your liking and enjoyed all aspects of the guesthouse. Thanks so much for staying with us and thank you also for...More

Reviewed 19 August 2015

Traveling with eight university students and a colleague to Joburg for 2 nights, I felt some trepidation about where to stay. Bernard and his staff made our stay enjoyable and comfortable. Bernard helped to arrange transport and dinner reservations. It was really a pleasure to...More

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Response from Lifeon3rd, Owner at Life on 3rdResponded 10 September 2015

Hi Wloball....thanks for the great review and the kinds words. We are so glad that you enjoyed your stay with us and i must say your group was an absolute pleasure. The Students were so polite and well mannered. We are pleased that you appreciated...More

Reviewed 31 July 2015

I was attending a conference at the University of Johannesburg. This guest house are minutes away and very central. It is in a quiet area, but you need to take a taxi or make other transport arrangements as it is not advisable to walk to...More

Thank Nicki43
Response from Lifeon3rd, Owner at Life on 3rdResponded 2 August 2015

Hello Nicki43 Thank you. We value your feedback. We are pleased you found us to be comfortable and pleasant and we're glad you enjoyed your stay at our centrally located property. We always advise guests to take a taxi to wherever they are going instead...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$46 - US$69 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
  • Hotel class
  • Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
  • Family Rooms ,
  • Smoking rooms available
  • Number of rooms
  • 14
  • Reservation Options
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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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