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Bonn, Germany
Reviewed January 18, 2017

If you are travelling as a family and need a place for a stopover near the O.R. Tambo Intl Airport then look no further. After a hectic experience at the airport this place provided just to right space to calm down and relax. It is clean and in a quiet location, and offers spacious rooms even for a family of...

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Durban, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
Reviewed May 22, 2016 via mobile

We arrived late and in pouring rain. Owner sent us the code to get through the gate and keys waiting in the door. We parked right outside the unit. Had a free upgrade to a bigger room. Bedding was very comfortable with en electric blanket for the very cold JHB weather. Breakfast was ample staff very friendly. Will be back

Thank 13MandyW
Reviewed April 23, 2016

After a long day at the airport, and arriving at 23:00 at Anton's doorstep and not making any prior arrangement with him, he still received us with a smile. The rooms and bathroom was immaculately clean and neat. We were also surprised with a lovely English breakfast the next morning. I recommend this gem of a place to anyone, I...

Thank Desire L
Langebaan, South Africa
Reviewed October 10, 2015

We were welcomed by the owner Anton, which was very pleasant. The rooms are very basic and good for a stop over. We did not have a good rest though as something bothered the small dog on the premises. The rooms does not have air conditioning so we suffered with a very hot room. We can't sleep with the door...

Thank Langebaantraveler101
Bristol, United Kingdom
Reviewed May 21, 2014

...this could be the place to stay. We, however, did not care for being 'mobbed' by the two resident boxers. Our son (a tall eight year old) was lucky to be left standing. What little we saw of the place seemed rather dispirited, and the owners did not appear. So we left and went to stay at the Garden Court...

Thank L K
Reviewed April 29, 2014

Sould you want to have a personal stay while making a stopover in Johannesburg then this is the best recommendation i can think of. Especially the family lion room, which sleep 4, is cozy and perfect for a family. The people running this small B & B really make you feel at home and the breakfast is really tasty! A...

Thank hansNetherlands
Reviewed July 5, 2011

i stopped over for one night in this guest house, after having been picked up by Anton and Antoinette, the owners, at the airport in the evening. walked into my room and whow!!! the bathroom was huge, the bedroom was huge. everything was perfect. i did not know what to expect i can tell you,this guest house exceeded all expectations....

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Additional Information about Big "5" Guesthouse

Address: 59 Green Avenue, Kempton Park 1619, South Africa
Location: South Africa > Gauteng > Greater Johannesburg > Kempton Park
Price Range: $51 - $98 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 6
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