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“Good Value” 4 of 5 stars
Review of The Prince & the Pauper Guest House

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The Prince & the Pauper Guest House
4.0 of 5 Guest house   |   132 Hennie Alberts Street | Brackenhurst, Alberton 1448, South Africa   |  
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Ranked #8 of 20 Alberton B&B and Inns
Cape Town Central, South Africa
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“Good Value”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2013

I have stayed at this establishment on and off over the last few years, as it is convenient for when I work in this part of Johannesburg. The breakfast served has deteriorated though, and is not as good as it used to be. I would love the breakfast to go back to the way it was, where it was prepared individually for the guests, and not a pre-prepared buffet.
The owner and staff are friendly and accommodating however, and always make you feel welcome. The B&B is good value for money, and is spotlessly clean. I would definitely stay here again.
My single biggest gripe, is the lack of cell phone signal here, and at the time of my last visit, lack of WiFi (it had been taken out during a thunderstorm the previous week). I had to go out of my room and into the garden in order to make a call, or to receive any emails, which is very inconvenient.

Room Tip: Avoid Room 8, as there is no cellphone reception there, as it is under the stairs, and seems to be i...
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  • Stayed November 2013, traveled on business
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
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Additional Information about The Prince & the Pauper Guest House

Address: 132 Hennie Alberts Street | Brackenhurst, Alberton 1448, South Africa
Location: South Africa > Gauteng > Greater Johannesburg > Alberton
Hotel Style:
Ranked #8 of 20 B&Bs / Inns in Alberton
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — The Prince & the Pauper Guest House 4*
Number of rooms: 13
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