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Reviewed 9 May 2017 via mobile

I stayed at Life on 3rd while spending two weeks in Joburg. It is a quaint little guest house with everything you need. Some rooms don't have microwaves or fridges, but I think it can be made available on request. The staff, Buela and Lydia,...More

Thank Nadine S
Response from Lifeon3rd, Owner at Life on 3rdResponded 12 May 2017

Thank you Nadine S for your great review. We really enjoy the positive feedback and i will show Beaula and Lydia your review! It was great to have your group with us and foud you all to be so polite and accommodating. Thanks again! Bernard

Reviewed 23 February 2017

At first, we were not too sure about the place but when we had a look at the surrounding area and rooms we were more then happy to stay. This place is very clean, homely, quiet and very cozy. Breakfast was just divine as well....More

1  Thank Cherelee W
Response from Lifeon3rd, Owner at Life on 3rdResponded 12 May 2017

Hello Cherelee, Thank you very much for your review. We are so pleased that you enjoyed your stay and that you thought the breakfast was delicious! We have taken your points on board, some of the trees behind the rooms have been removed and the...More

Reviewed 9 January 2017

This is the 2nd time I have stayed at Life on 3rd and I have felt welcome and comfortable both times. The management is friendly and helpful. The neighborhood is comfortable and a 15 minute walk during the day to a neighborhood of restaurants and...More

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Response from Lifeon3rd, Owner at Life on 3rdResponded 12 May 2017

Hello 412Sandrae, I'm sorry it took me so long to reply. We appreciate your review very much and it was great to have you back again with us. Perhaps we will see you on your side of the world sooner rather than later. Thanks for...More

Reviewed 12 December 2016

Whilst searching for a B&B to stay in for 1 night close to the Johannesburg City Centre, I looked at this premises and decided to make the reservation. I only use guest houses or B&B's when I travel and must admit this establishment's price wise...More

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Response from Lifeon3rd, Owner at Life on 3rdResponded 13 December 2016

Hello Thanks for your review. As per my response to your email that you sent to me, we will take care of as many of these issues as possible. Thanks for bringing your views to my attention once again, via this forum. I am however...More

Reviewed 28 November 2016

I presented my make-up workshop at Life on 3rd Guesthouse in Melville and it is even better than I thought as I only saw it in pictures. The guesthouse's conferencing venue is perfect for small workshops and functions. The guesthouse itself is private, spacious and...More

Thank Carla D
Response from Lifeon3rd, Owner at Life on 3rdResponded 29 November 2016

Thank you Carla D for you lovely review. it was a pleasure to have you here using the conference facilities. We appreciate you taking the time to review us. I'm glad you appreciated the make up friendly food. I did the best i could with...More

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Free Parking
Breakfast included
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Free Parking
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
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US$ 39 - US$ 71 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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US$ 39 - US$ 71 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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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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