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    Sleepy Gecko Guesthouse

    84 & 86 3rd Avenue | Melville, Johannesburg 2092, South Africa
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    • Excellent51%
    • Very good26%
    • Average9%
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    • Terrible8%
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    Multilingual Staff
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    3.5 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 11 May 2017

    This was the first time staying here. There were a group of 6 of us and some did not make it on time due to airline delay. Greg was so helpful relaying messages between the 2 groups and helping us with anything we needed. The...More

    Thank tex2mex
    Response from gregbsalm, Owner at Sleepy Gecko GuesthouseResponded 13 May 2017

    Thanks very much for your kind review, Greg

    Reviewed 1 May 2017

    Room was slightly bare and lacked soap in the bathroom but was comfortable and quiet and good value for a very reasonable price. Heater in the room was not working at the time. Breakfast on the stoep sitting in the sun was wonderful and a...More

    Thank ayresstephanie
    Response from gregbsalm, Owner at Sleepy Gecko GuesthouseResponded 7 May 2017

    Thanks very much for your review and feedback :-) We do provide soap and shower gel in each room. Thanks for drawing the information that we forgot to provide you with the correct items. We are in the process of adding more features to each...More

    Reviewed 22 April 2017

    For the two decades that I have been traveling to South Africa I nearly always start and/or end my trip in Melville. I have stayed in well more than a dozen B&B's in the area. Sleepy Gecko is one of the best. This was my...More

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    Response from gregbsalm, Owner at Sleepy Gecko GuesthouseResponded 24 April 2017

    Hi Derek, Thanks very much for your kind review :-). Regarding the satellite TV we switched to StarSat as they have a large selection of music, news, and french TV channels. This includes the local SABC channels. This was a strategic move as we offer...More

    Reviewed 15 April 2017

    Excellent location just off 7th Street, close to cafes, restaurants, bars and shops. The property is safe, clean and quiet. Nigel & Greg do a great job taking care of their guests. Highly recommended!

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    Reviewed 12 April 2017

    The sleepy gecko guesthouse is a nice small one. Breakfast was good an there is a little pool outside. Around the corner there are lots of bars and restaurants and you feel safe in that area. The rooms are nice and with a freestanding bathtube....More

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    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
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    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • US$ 43 - US$ 62 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
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    • Number of rooms
    • 9
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    Room Tips
    "Surprised that beds were twins - but can be moved together."
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    "We saw two rooms and they were lovely."
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    "If you need a driver ask for Mike. He's as cheap as a taxi but comes equipped with a tonne of local..."
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