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Santiago, Chile
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Cozy place, clean, nice pool. Very friendly Anna is the housekeeper and will make you fell as in home (although won't have to much info about the city). Melville, the neighbourhood is a rather safe and cool place in Joburg.

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Berlin, Germany
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed twice in melville manor in the beginning of our jorney and in the end. Thanks, Anna for your help, We stay in two different rooms, both where clean and light, the second time we stay outside in the room with bathroom, but the room with the shared bathroom war fine the bath wars  always clean, Anna wars verry...

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
Reviewed 1 week ago

I've stayed at Melville Manor several times over the years and have always been completely satisfied. The staff is wonderful and the breakfasts are The Best! Rooms are very comfortable with charming decor. Looking forward to my next visit.

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Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 1 week ago

MMH is a nice, clean and cosy place. The staff are friendly, considerate and very helpful. Being a fruit lover, the fruit salad at breakfast was an absolutely welcome break from the meals I had in the 48 hours prior to my arrival. I'd love to stay forever....

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I spent 3 nights at the Guest House. Excellent value for money. Staff were very friendly and helpful. Impeccably clean and a very tasty breakfast was a nice bonus. Good location in characterful neighbourhood. Highly recommended.

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Brattleboro, Vermont
Reviewed 20 January 2017 via mobile

The guest house is in Melville, s Johannesburg nearby suburb, with lots of restaurants with a couple blocks. Rooms are comfortable, breakfast is good, staff is wonderful. While it's not right downtown, it's a great neighborhood and the greater city is very accessible.

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Utrecht Province, The Netherlands
Reviewed 23 December 2016

Staff were very accommodating as I arrived in the middle of the night. It was clean and they were very helpful finding a tour guide and transportation. It's also a short walk to shops, bars, restaurants, vintage clothing and more.I recamend Melville Manor.

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Hamburg, Germany
Reviewed 16 December 2016 via mobile

...really. Nothing to complain about if you stay only for a short period. Breakfast contains some homemade jams and only toasts and some eggs... nothing spectacular. The bed was ok but the bathroom was a little, let's say, old? Some black must at the silicon rubber but also that's usual after a while if it isn't cleaned and dried properly....

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Avignon, France
Reviewed 30 November 2016

melville is a nice place, safe and not too far from the city center; the venue is nice, rooms are well equipped, the breakfast is good, the staff will help you to find a transfer to/from the airport or the museum and the 7th street with nice restaurants is at a short walking distance.

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Montreal, Quebec
Reviewed 23 November 2016

We had never been in Johannesburg before, and so chose Melville Manor because of its location. Good choice - it is only a minute's walk from the restaurants and bars of 7th Street in Melville, but offers a lovely green garden and birdsong in the morning. The area is very safe, and the offer convenient airport transfer through a very...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Melville Manor Guest House is a beautifully appointed guest house in a prime location. Safe walking distance to 7th street; where there are eclectic shops and fabulous restaurants and bars. Melville Manor has 7 rooms; 2 budgets rooms, 3 standard and 2 garden rooms. These suit various different budgets. We have a beautiful patio with a swimming pool and we serve a wonderful breakfast. We are in great proximity to the Inner City, Rosebank, Parktown and only 20 minutes from Sandton. We look forward to welcoming you. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Melville Manor Guest House

Address: No. 80 Second Avenue, Johannesburg 2092, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Gauteng > Greater Johannesburg > Johannesburg
Price Range: $64 - $108 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Melville Manor Guest House 3*
Number of rooms: 7
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“The inner rooms are quieter and away from the poolside and dining room.”
 of 5 bubbles azizatosg, 12 Feb 2017 | Read review
“The Garden Room are quiet and have a nice view.”
 of 5 bubbles IBlair, 22 Nov 2016 | Read review
“We the two garden rooms which I can recommend highly.”
 of 5 bubbles theresa990, 20 Mar 2016 | Read review
“The Loft is a perfect space for a couple to get away.”
 of 5 bubbles 881fayes, 8 Oct 2015 | Read review
“Room 7 was excellent...”
 of 5 bubbles fredb817, 30 May 2015 | Read review
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