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Northeastern Ontario, Canada
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13 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed today NEW

Friends and I stayed here in a twin room and a two queen bed room. Rooms were clean and nicely appointed. Staff was very friendly and helpful. Good breakfast in the morning. Area felt safe to walk around, which we did both during the day and at night. Great local pubs and restaurants a five minute walk away on 7th... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Our family stayed here for 3 days. The owners and their staff were extremely friendly and helpful, assisting us to find a guide for a tour of Soweto, and providing lots of helpful advice. Unlike many other places I've stayed, the staff were genuinely friendly and got to know people! The B&B is centrally located just off Main Road, in... More 

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Southampton, United Kingdom
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We stayed there for one night, we really liked Melville, went to 27boxes and got a great coffee at rubi roastery, in fact we went twice! Life on 3rd is a very nice guest house, feels very secure, we got a very nice welcome from the owner and the room was very comfortable. It did get quite cold overnight but... More 

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pmb
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Fantastic staff who went out of their way for me during my stay. The place has a friendly vibe and the full English breakfast is just what you need before a long day of meetings. I would recommend life on third to all business travellers needing somewhere close to central jhb

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2016 via mobile

Fantastic guest house very comfortable room with ensuite, Bernard's and Lydia's hospitality superb. Very clean and very friendly breakfasts delicious and plentiful. Had two very good evening meals aswell. Easy to reach other parts of the city and good taxi service available on request.

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Lifeon3rd, Owner at Life on 3rd, responded to this review

Hello Amanda F Wow. Thanks for your terrific review!!! Your kind words are so appreciated by us. We are pleased you enjoyed the breakfast and dinner as well as found your room comfy. Thanks again. Positive reviews really do make our job worthwhile. We hope to see you again soon Amanda! Kind regards Bernard. Lydia and Beaula More 

Greater Johannesburg, South Africa
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2016

Exterminate room stuffiness prior to occupation by next customer and eradicate spiders. we had kill one big spider' Other than that the place is so excellent with very hospitable staff a very scrumptious breakfast. we enjoyed our stay-in and hope to visit very soon.

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Lifeon3rd, Owner at Life on 3rd, responded to this review

Hi Sitholel Thanks for your review. Its great thanks! Our rooms are cleaned daily by the way ( from top to bottom). in this particular case, a sneaky spider must have got in! We always open our rooms up for airing ( perhaps this is how the spider got in?). We are glad that you enjoyed the breakfast and found... More 

Boston, Massachusetts
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19 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2016

I stayed here with a university group of 18 students. It was wonderful, the service is spectacular, the rooms are similar to a luxury hotel. There is a beatiful courtyard and a great conference room. It is located in a safe suburban neighborhood a five minute walk away from the town center. Would definitly recomend staying here. The breakfast was... More 

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Lifeon3rd, Owner at Life on 3rd, responded to this review

Thank you _jrnajarian, What a terrific review. It was such a pleasure having you and your group here for a successful stay. Thank you for all your kind words and your rave review. We are so grateful. Of course, we would love to have you back anytime both in your personal capacity or with the university again. We are so... More 

Montana
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2016 via mobile

Arrived very late the first night here and the hotel arranged for airport pickup and late check-in. My sister and I stayed here for 3 nights in a room with 2 twin beds. It was small but very nice and cozy with comfortable beds. We don't usually eat breakfast so can't say much about that except that it looked good.... More 

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Lifeon3rd, Owner at Life on 3rd, responded to this review

Hello JRT2 Thanks for your lovely extensive review and for recognizing our strong points! We appreciate it. we are glad you enjoyed your room and found it cozy. We hope that you will indeed come back to Joburg again sometime of course we would love to see you both again. As a side note, I think any hotel in Johannesburg... More 

Cape Town, South Africa
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2016

I've stayed at Life on 3rd on a number of occasions. The staff is always welcoming and friendly. The breakfast is great. And, the accommodation comfortable and relaxed. Thank you for another great stay.

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Lifeon3rd, Owner at Life on 3rd, responded to this review

Hi Mignonh802 Thanks for your lovely review. it is always great to have you back here with us. We value your business and your positive review. Thank you. Bernard, Lydia and Beaula More 

Phalaborwa, South Africa
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2016

The nicest place with the friendliest staff. Nothing was too much trouble. The beds and down bedding was divine, even down to the electric blankets for the cold weather and lovely panel heaters on the walls. The decor was really nice. Secure parking too. I will definitely stay there again.

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Lifeon3rd, Owner at Life on 3rd, responded to this review

Dear rmeyer Wow! Thanks for writing such a stunning review. You are very kind!! we look forward to welcoming you back again the next you're in Joburg! Kind regards Bernard, Lydia and Beaula More 

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Paid Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast

Additional Information about Life on 3rd

Address: 28 a Third Street, Johannesburg 2092, South Africa
Location: South Africa > Gauteng > Greater Johannesburg > Johannesburg
Price Range: $44 - $98 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Life on 3rd 3.5*
Number of rooms: 14
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