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    Sleepy Gecko Guesthouse

    84 3rd Avenue | Melville, Johannesburg 2092, South Africa
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    Overview
    • Excellent53%
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    • Average8%
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
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    Reviewed 20 February 2017

    I was exhausted when I arrived at the Sleepy Gecko, and was delighted to find a lovely big bath, huge bed with down duvets and a quiet environment. It was exactly what I was looking for, and I couldn't believe the value. Breakfast was delicious,...More

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    1  Thank Emma D
    Reviewed 25 January 2017

    Sleepy Gecko was in a great location close to good restaurants, bars and shopping. It made getting around Melville extremely easy. The rooms were nice and the staff were very friendly. We would stay here again if we were in the area.

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    2  Thank bethinkenya
    Reviewed 31 December 2016

    Nice guesthouse, nice owner, the only problem was the smell in the drains in the bathroom.The guesthouse is well situated in Melville, perhaps a bit too near of the busy and festive 7th street. But even though, we had a good 3 night stay.More

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    Response from gregbsalm, Owner at Sleepy Gecko GuesthouseResponded 8 January 2017

    Hi, Thanks very much for your review. We normally drain clean every three months. I have now trained the staff to include this in the deep clean cycle. Thanks for the constructive update. My apologies for the less than excellent stay. We have been doing...More

    Reviewed 27 December 2016

    Feeling quite happy with the staff who is working together and seem happy to. The location is ideal for a parisian who likes to walk to the shops and restaurants. Also the pets look happy and that alone is a good sight.

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    2  Thank Anastasia C
    Response from gregbsalm, Owner at Sleepy Gecko GuesthouseResponded 8 January 2017

    Hi, Thanks very much for your positive feedback :-) The pets have had a good Christmas this year. Thanks for staying with us and we hope to see you again. Thanks Greg

    Reviewed 20 December 2016 via mobile

    The Sleepy Gecko is an excellent place to stay. Greg made sure we had everything we needed but was not at all intrusive. A really good location for restaurants and bars. We safe and taken care of while we were there. Room outstanding, as was...More

    1  Thank Nina G
    Response from gregbsalm, Owner at Sleepy Gecko GuesthouseResponded 8 January 2017

    Thanks very much for your compliments and response. I am glad that our evening security during Melville busy times is working.

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    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
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    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
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    • Air Conditioning
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    • Pool
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    • US$39 - US$54 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 9
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