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    Life on 3rd

    28 a Third Street | Melville, Johannesburg 2092, South Africa
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    • Excellent61%
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    Free Wifi
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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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    Response from Lifeon3rd, Owner at Life on 3rdResponded 22 February 2015

    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 3rdResponded 5 February 2015

    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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    Response from Lifeon3rd, Owner at Life on 3rdResponded 13 January 2015

    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

    Thank achemistryofstars
    Response from Lifeon3rd, Owner at Life on 3rdResponded 13 January 2015

    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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    Response from Lifeon3rd, Owner at Life on 3rdResponded 3 January 2015

    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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    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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