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Melleney's Exclusive Guest House

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4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   149 12 Avenue | Rivonia, Johannesburg 2128, South Africa
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is one of the guesthouses our company uses for business trips. Somehow I always get what they call the Avery (guess the owners are into birds), this is a room located outside of the main building. The room as no air-conditioning but it does have a ceiling fan that circulates the hot Gauteng air nicely. The bathroom is in... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I booked to stay in Melleneys based on the website, and checked in at midday prior to an evening appointment. However I found that the room that I was allocated was exposed to unpleasantly high levels of traffic noise due to the traffic in 12th Avenue, to the extent that I could not concentrate on my work. This is despite... More 

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Bloemfontein, South Africa
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68 reviews 68 reviews
21 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2013

I have stayed at this guest house on several occasions and always enjoyed my stay. Great ambiance in the gardens and rooms have always had that extra touch. I was disappointed in my stay this time round. The soap holder in my shower was filthy and had soap caked to it - I was scared to place my soap in... More 

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81 reviews 81 reviews
14 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2012 via mobile

After several years of traveling to Johannesburg on business and pleasure we had tried several establishments and settled on a guest house that provided what we wanted for our demographic. Unfortunately the place we used closed and we have for two years looked for something to replace it.We look for comfortable well appointed rooms, good beds, cleanliness, decent bathroom facilities... More 

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Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2012

I stayed at Melleney's last week and had a pleasant stay. We were greeted by a very friendly and helpful staff member who directed us to our rooms. I was a little disappointed that we never got to meet Melleney and the morning staff still seemed a little quite and subdued rather than warm and friendly, although no major complaints.... More 

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jeff in uk
12 reviews 12 reviews
4 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2012

Our second visit and it wont be our last, this really is a special place 5 star in every aspect. We stayed here before flying home to the UK after touring SA and we flew home much more relaxed this time. Give it a try, you wont be disappointed

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Oslo, Norway
3 reviews 3 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 25, 2010

This is unquestionably a good place to stay. As others have said, the staff is very helpful and friendly, the rooms are wonderful, the lounging areas are nice, and the whole environment is beautiful. The owner's dog is very friendly, too -- especially at breakfast time when there's bacon. It's not really near anything in terms of walking distance. If... More 

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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2010

this hotel is the best ever! i had the most wonderful time of my life, it is beautiful and quiet and the people there are lovely, the food is delicous, the location is perfect. i have to say this was the best holiday of my life, if you are going to johannesburg you have to go here!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2009

When we got there it was like going to your own house. All of that security and friendliness was brilliant and the food was excellent especially the orange juice. It is situated near the entire write place and is so beautiful inside and out. The staffs are so friendly they become your friends and the rooms are so comfortable I... More 

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Additional Information about Melleney's Exclusive Guest House

Address: 149 12 Avenue | Rivonia, Johannesburg 2128, South Africa
Location: South Africa > Gauteng > Greater Johannesburg > Johannesburg
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Ranked #56 of 71 Hotels in Johannesburg
Hotel Class:4 star — Melleney's Exclusive Guest House 4*
Number of rooms: 9
Hotel Style:
#34 Luxury Hotel in Johannesburg

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