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Saint Louis, Missouri
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had an overnight layover in Jo'burg. This guest house was very close to the airport and has transportation to and from the airport. We had a ton of luggage but the staff was very helpful. Our room was located across the street. The room was very clean and shower was hot which was nice after a 15 hour flight. Breakfast...

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Reviewed 8 January 2017

I chose this place because its close to OR Tambo. I asked for a pick up - nothing was confirmed ( I had emailed a couple of times before getting on the plane). I had to phone when I arrived to request a pick up. Check in was fine. The room was small and very very hot. No aircon. No...

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Thank Katherine G
Reviewed 29 December 2016

I spent one night in Dove's Nest and they charged me 2. They told me they will refund it by next monday. It has been 1 month since then and I didn't get the refund yet. They barely answer my emails. If you choose this guest house to save some money I wouldn't recommend it at all since these kind...

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Pretoria, South Africa
Reviewed 21 December 2016 via mobile

I booked in there this month December, good thing is they fetch you at the airport. I was shown my room 150m away from reception and across the road. It would not have been much of an issue for me if I was arriving during the day.I arrived 23:00 and had to walk all the way! Scary! Room 12 didn't...

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Stellenbosch, South Africa
Reviewed 17 December 2016

We were a party of five that arrived at 10pm and had to leave for the airport at 5am the next morning. Our stay was short but comfortable. The return transport on time and reliable. Rooms and beds clean. Even though the kitchen was closed the staff made use sandwiches after 10 pm and delivered it to our room. Will...

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Colorado
Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

My wife and I stayed here enroute to Kruger. This is a small quaint 20-ish room guest house, very close to the JNB airport, very secure and safe. The rooms are fine, and a very good value. The best part of this guest house is the dinner in the restaurant. The chefs kitchen just off the lobby is busy with...

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Gaborone, Botswana
Reviewed 4 October 2016

I spent time at Dove's Nest on two occasions, and the reason I went back was the great hospitality I experienced the first time. The second time I was on my way to Thailand with my family. The Guest House is so close to the airport, very convenient and they have a shuttle. What impressed me most was that we...

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Hazyview, South Africa
Reviewed 29 August 2016

Very cost effective accommodation for a quick night over with great staff who are most willing to oblige your every request. Plated dinner and breakfast served. Accommodation exactly what you are paying for, no frills but clean and well located to OR Tambo airport.

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Cairns, Australia
Reviewed 18 July 2016

Only stayed one night due to an airport connection. Room was basic but clean. Staff were very accommodating. They transfer to and from the airport for free. Breakfast is included. Great price AUD 60 (599 ZAR).

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1Thank Karen D
Reviewed 4 July 2016

This is not luxury accommodations, but it met our needs. Don't expect cookie cutter or perfection. We enjoyed the quirkiness of our room as part of our experience. Our room was spacious with an indoor veranda and access to lovely outdoor patio space. Electric wall heater did not heat our room to US expectations, but extra blankets are provided. Bathroom...

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Additional Information about Dove's Nest Guest House

Address: 78 Gladiator Street | Aero City - Rhodesfield, Kempton Park 1619, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Gauteng > Greater Johannesburg > Kempton Park
Price Range: $60 - $115 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Dove's Nest Guest House 2*
Number of rooms: 52
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