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Lydenburg, South Africa
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A beautiful place with friendly staff (owner-manager). Real value for money closer to University of Johannesburg. In my view it is approaching 4 star rating, although currently rated 3 star. I will not mind booking there again.

Thank Job S
Cape Town Central, South Africa
Reviewed 8 April 2016

Stepping into Merwehuis is like being transported back to one's grandmother's house. From the blanket on the bed (as opposed to a duvet) to the photos of some long gone stern looking relative, one is reminded of years gone by. Hans, the owner, is very hospitable and makes the most delicious breakfasts. Merwehuis is about 500m from the University of...

Thank 579Camden
Odense, Denmark
Reviewed 6 January 2016

My boyfriend and I stayed there for a couple of days last spring and we really enjoyed our stay. The employees were very helpful and even though the owner was hospitalised at the time the wife helped us out. We were going on a safari trip on the last day of our stay and the owner was sweet enough to...

Thank JSandig
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 31 January 2015

The owner, Hans welcomed us when we arrived and explained everything very clearly. There is also a helpful spiral-bound guide in the room with everything you need to know during your stay. The room was slightly dated in its decor but this only adds to the feeling of staying with a relative that you get from this cosy guesthouse. The...

Thank uktraveller009
Polokwane, South Africa
Reviewed 7 August 2014

I stayed at this place for 2 weeks while I was attending my classes at UJ. Honestly, I've never felt so safe before. The Merwe couple were more than parents to me in everything and I will definitely recommend using their B&B in future. To Merwehuis, keep it up, you are the best and I wish you all the success.

Thank Salome M

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Additional Information about Merwehuis Bed and Breakfast

Address: 35 Ripley Road | Rossmore, Johannesburg 2092, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Gauteng > Greater Johannesburg > Johannesburg
Price Range: ₹ 2,269 - ₹ 3,695 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Merwehuis Bed and Breakfast 3*
Number of rooms: 7
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