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Life on 3rd

28 a Third Street, Johannesburg 2092, South Africa
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good26%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“b b” (19 reviews)
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
3.5 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 22 January 2015

I had a lovely stay at Life on 3rd. The personnal is so nice and take care of you as much as possible. I met interesting people there and recommand people to experience that guesthouse. Many good bars around

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Dear Malik Thanks for the good review. It was great to meet you and we hope you enjoyed the rest of your travels! Thanks for taking the time to give us a review. Regards, Bernard

Reviewed 21 January 2015

Fabulous location near the heart of Mellville, great rooms and lovely staff. A safe and secure gem of a place. Would recommend it to families or couples who love that personal touch you get from staying in smaller more boutique places rather than the big...More

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Response from Lifeon3rd, Owner at Life on 3rd

Hi CharlieandIIlya Thank you so much for the great review. We are pleased that you enjoyed your stay and we hope that you will recommend us to future visitors as you say! Thank you. Perhaps we will see you again one day. Once again...thank you...More

Reviewed 11 January 2015

Life on 3rd is like staying at a friend's house as opposed to staying in a hotel. The staff is friendly and accommodating, the location is in a neighborhood with restaurants and bars near by. The breakfast is delicious with cold options as well as...More

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Hi 412sandrae :-) Thanks for the awesome review. It was wonderful to meet you and spend time with you. We are glad that you enjoyed your stay with us and hopefully one day we will see you again. It is the greatest compliment to have...More

Reviewed 7 January 2015

My organization has a Joburg office in the CBD and regularly recommends this guesthouse for international staff passing through. The staff at Life on 3rd are very friendly and welcoming - helping with directions, taxi bookings, etc, and the place is an excellent value for...More

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Hello achemitryofstars, Thanks for your lovely review. We appreciate all feedback. Yes, we are in the process of making some decorating improvements but we are careful not to change the entire look of the guest house as we realize that our regular clients appreciate what...More

Reviewed 29 December 2014

A very comfortable spot to spend the night, within walking distance of the lively strip of Melville. The staff are incredibly pleasant and helpful, even a 12-hour power outage didn't stop them from providing a very tasty breakfast (complete with good coffee) on the morning...More

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Dear Lurkeress, Thanks for the really positive review. It is always great to read that our guests enjoy the guesthouse and we are so glad that you found our staff to be helpful, courteous and friendly. The power outages are beyond our control and thank...More

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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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  • US$ 41 - US$ 69 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
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lily p
hello I was wondering if is like an apartment because I and a group of friend will like to spend some days there but we were wondering if it is an apartment having a living room and rooms and if yes how many rooms do you have in an guest house thank you for your response...
12 October 2016|
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Response from Amanda F | Reviewed this property |
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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Tia B
Hello, I have 1 other question. I plan on visiting in April. I'm not sure what the weather is like at that time. I just want to make sure that u do supply heat when it's cold & air conditioning when it's hot
13 September 2016|
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claudia T
hi i wanted to come for holiday and wanted to know is it far from shopping mall
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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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