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Melville Manor Guest House

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Geneva, Switzerland
Reviewed 23 May 2016

Great location for proximity to nice area of Melville 7th Street (safe walking distance) with plenty of great coffee shops for day and great eating-going out spots for night, great flexibility from staff (waking up at 4 am and still provided us with takeaway breakfast), parking facility perfect for our car. Stayed in room 3, view onto driveway, good value...

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Groblersdal, South Africa
Reviewed 15 May 2016

This guest house is well situated near the Melville restaurants in a quiet green street of the area. Rooms are situated around a garden full of flowers. Service is as you can expect and flexible e.g. arrival time. There was a secure parking place for a few cars.

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Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 1 May 2016

This is an excellent place for a getaway. The staff is awesome.. The breakfast was out of this world. The place is secured; neat & homely. Too awesome..definately coming back :-) Jane you rock :-) :-)

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Antibes, France
Reviewed 30 April 2016

a very nice place to stay; very convenient as it is very close to 7th street (and all the restaurants); easy to be back by walk...no need to take a taxi after diner...the house is pleasant, clean, with a possible stay outside in a nice small garden under the sun and near a small swimming pool..very quiet and flowered A...

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Sao Paulo, Brazil
Reviewed 10 April 2016

I really enjoyed to stay at Melville Manor Guest House. The place is very confortable and the location is great (there are several nice cafés and restaurants just around the corner). The staff is extremely friendly and always helpful! The breakfast is also very good. I felt like home!

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Morogoro, Tanzania
Reviewed 6 April 2016

We stayed at Melville Manor for 4 great days. It has such a homely atmosphere and Anna and Irene could not have looked after us better. The breakfasts were great and the rooms were very comfortable. Great location too.

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Vienna, Austria
Reviewed 20 March 2016

We've spent the first two days of our South Africa trip in Joburg at Melville Manor and loved it. It is a great accomodation in a nice neighborhood. The rooms were clean and beautiful (I can very much recommend the two garden-rooms outside the main house!!) with a beautiful little garden and a pool. The breakfast is delicious, everybody was...

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Cape Town, South Africa
Reviewed 14 March 2016

Had a very pleasant stay at Melville Manor guest house with the warm reception and great service from Anna and staff. Would definitely consider staying there again! The rooms are simple but cosy, lovely garden to relax in after a busy day. The garden was a definite plus for me.

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Nelspruit, South Africa
Reviewed 14 March 2016

Comfortable accommodation with competent staff. Melville Manor is a beautifully restored 3 star Bed and Breakfast with seven rooms. Conveniently located close to the heart of Melville and Johannesburg's city center. Easy walk to restaurants and the quaint 7de laan.

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Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 March 2016

we stayed at the guest house but i will definately go back, staff very friendly, location very close to bar and restaurants in a safe area. swimming pool and rooms very clean. breakfast rich too.wifi available all around the guest house

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Melville Manor Guest House is a beautifully appointed guest house in a prime location. Safe walking distance to 7th street; where there are eclectic shops and fabulous restaurants and bars. Melville Manor has 7 rooms; 2 budgets rooms, 3 standard and 2 garden rooms. These suit various different budgets. We have a beautiful patio with a swimming pool and we serve a wonderful breakfast. We are in great proximity to the Inner City, Rosebank, Parktown and only 20 minutes from Sandton. We look forward to welcoming you. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Melville Manor Guest House

Address: No. 80 Second Avenue, Johannesburg 2092, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Gauteng > Greater Johannesburg > Johannesburg
Price Range: ₹ 3,077 - ₹ 5,238 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Melville Manor Guest House 3*
Number of rooms: 7
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“The inner rooms are quieter and away from the poolside and dining room.”
 of 5 bubbles azizatosg, 12 Feb 2017 | Read review
“The Garden Room are quiet and have a nice view.”
 of 5 bubbles IBlair, 22 Nov 2016 | Read review
“We the two garden rooms which I can recommend highly.”
 of 5 bubbles theresa990, 20 Mar 2016 | Read review
“The Loft is a perfect space for a couple to get away.”
 of 5 bubbles 881fayes, 8 Oct 2015 | Read review
“Room 7 was excellent...”
 of 5 bubbles fredb817, 30 May 2015 | Read review
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