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    5th Avenue Gooseberry

    44 - 5th Avenue | Linden, Johannesburg 2195, South Africa
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    Overview
    • Excellent75%
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    Free Wifi
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    Breakfast included
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    11 - 15 of 76 reviews

    Reviewed 18 December 2014

    My girlfriend and I really enjoyed our five-night stay at the Gooseberry Guesthouse. It is quaint, with a very homey feel. The staff are remarkably kind. Breakfast is spot on with an omelet, toast, yogurt, fruit, coffee, tea, juice and more. The internet works great....More

    Thank David S
    Reviewed 8 September 2014

    I was tired after my 24 hours flight to Johannesburg but Gooseberry Guest Hotel made my day. After I arrived in quite bad mood, there was big true african mama who gave me a hug! I got into beautiful double room and was amazed how...More

    2  Thank MimiK744
    Response from bluecatGauteng, Owner at 5th Avenue GooseberryResponded 17 September 2014

    Dear Mimi, Thank you! Susan Berry & staff

    Reviewed 1 August 2014

    I stayed here with a group of 6 that had just completed an outreach mission in a very primitive setting. We were tired and needed a few days to rest before heading back to the US. Gooseberry is warm and inviting. Rooms are filled with...More

    2  Thank LanaJern
    Response from bluecatGauteng, Owner at 5th Avenue GooseberryResponded 4 August 2014

    Dear Lana, Thank you. The heading is so beautiful. Kindest regards, Susan

    Reviewed 28 July 2014

    what an amazing experience in this hotel. It is lovely, cozy, they have a wifi and I got such a nice warm welcome. Love the cookies in my room and how clean everything was. People are there very sweet. Wanna return soon. Michaela

    1  Thank 97michaelan
    Response from bluecatGauteng, Owner at 5th Avenue GooseberryResponded 30 July 2014

    Dear Micheala, We enjoy so much having guests and it is always interesting to hear where they are coming from, where they are going to and what they are doing.-The world is coming to us. Thanks so much for writing a review. Kindest regards, Susan

    Reviewed 24 July 2014 via mobile

    Everything you want for a guest house in the city. Big breakfast included. Very friendly and helpful staff and spacious rooms and quiet neigbourhood with bidd garden and pool. The rooms are serviced every day and are neat and tidy. The staff can do laundry...More

    1  Thank Ratego
    Response from bluecatGauteng, Owner at 5th Avenue GooseberryResponded 28 July 2014

    Hannes, thanks so much for staying with us and taking the time to write a review. Kind regards, Susan Berry

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    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Things to do
    • Pool
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    • US$39 - US$78 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 11
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