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    The Space Guest House

    93 4th Avenue | Melville, Johannesburg 2192, South Africa
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    Room & Suite (4)
    Dining (1)
    Hotel & Grounds (4)
    • Excellent42%
    • Very good40%
    • Average6%
    • Poor0%
    • Terrible12%
    Mar 20, 2016
    Jan 25, 2016
    “Cute location, extremely warm accommodations, and awful racial tension”
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Room Service
    4.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed March 20, 2016 via mobile

    My wife and I arrived at the space guest house hoping that we would have a romantic getaway since the guest house was suppose to be a 4 star guest house. The staff was not professional, the lady that helped us smelled of liquor and...More

    5  Thank justin bradley c
    Reviewed January 25, 2016

    We stayed here in October 2015 between a week in Cape Town and our safari--then on the way back from safari as well. We did feel a very weird dynamic here between the white receptionist and the black employees. As a multi-racial couple, the woman...More

    Thank SB1229
    Reviewed October 30, 2014 via mobile

    Clean rooms good prices very upmarket! Love it in hart of Mellvile. If you are coming to JHB this is the place to stay. Will definitely stay here again. Walking distance from bars and restaurants. Staff are very friendly and always willing to help. Stayed...More

    1  Thank Gys S
    Reviewed August 24, 2014

    I spent a week at the Space House in July. Located in the heart of Melville, it is a very comfortable place with a sitting room, a bedroom, kitchen and bathroom. My room overlooked the street, which is full of life. Breakfast across the road...More

    Thank Barryjameslewis
    Reviewed August 4, 2014

    Thoroughly enjoyed our stay. Rooms are modern, a good size, very clean and serviced well with all the convenience of staying in an apartment. The staff were very friendly and accommodating. It's located in Melville - a really nice suburb of Johannesburg where you get...More

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    • Top amenities
    • Breakfast included
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Breakfast included
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Price range
    • $90 - $140 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 5
    • Location
    • South Africa >
    • Gauteng >
    • Greater Johannesburg >
    • Johannesburg
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    Room & Suite (4)
    Dining (1)
    Hotel & Grounds (4)
    Bathroom (1)
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    "The location does feel mildly unsafe, so if you can, get a room further away from the street."
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