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    Sleepy Gecko Guesthouse

    84 3rd Avenue | Melville, Johannesburg 2092, South Africa
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    Reviewed 6 June 2015

    The Gecko is a very centrally located, gay-friendly guest house, in the trendy Melville suburb of Johannesburg. It's just minutes away from all the bars and restaurants, which is great, but not if you need absolute silence to sleep. It's not like sleeping in a...More

    Thank VeniVidiVino
    Reviewed 1 May 2015

    This place is appalling. Avoid at all costs. I stayed for 2 nights around Christmas 2014. The guesthouse "made a mistake" and overcharged me on my credit card - illegally deducting 2000 ZAR that i had not authorised. After phoning many times and sending several...More

    1  Thank travellingnickers
    Reviewed 27 April 2015

    Spent a total of 8 weeks in this guesthouse and a couple of nights would have been enough. The rooms are very nice and the place has got character and potential, the cleaning ladies took good care of the rooms, were very friendly and it...More

    Thank 532sara
    Reviewed 10 April 2015

    Well Located and Close to 7th ave with lots of Cafés bars and Restaurants and it seemed to be Safe. Very friendly Black Ladies Who made the rooms clean. White Staff somehow acting like sleepy geckos but all in all the guesthouse was Worth its...More

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    Thank christoph-wieding
    Reviewed 19 March 2015

    I booked for 2 nights, but abandoned the place after the 1st night without even bothering to try to get a refund, I just don't want to further engage with this house of horrors. Let's start with the positives: 1. Great location, if you like...More

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    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
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    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
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    • Air Conditioning
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    • Pool
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    • US$ 39 - US$ 55 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 9
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    Room Tips
    "Surprised that beds were twins - but can be moved together."
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