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Dakalo B & B

6963 Inhlwathi Street | Orlando West, Soweto 1804, South Africa
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2013

We've stayed 1 night in July 2013. We paid a lot for a room where a lot of things were broken and in a unsafe state. The house and the room are not clean at all. The B&b is run by a lady (Dolly) who isn't concerned at all. She's only interested in your money. Soweto is a very nice... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2013

Dakalo is "ok." The house is charming and the rooms are clean, but the house is cold (literally, at least in winter--as in unheated!), but also, the owner seemed disinterested in chit-chat, but very polite.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2012

Very nice B&B, run by lovely Mrs Dolly. Located close to the touristic part of Soweto (Vilakazi Street, Nelson Mandela House). Nicely decorated house, clean, very good breakfast, car could be safely parked in the garage. This part of Soweto (already near Soweto you can see the signs along the roads, indicating the touristic area of Vilakazi Street) is absolutely... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2011

It is situated in main area of historical interest in Soweto. It is well located place. This place is a gem within easy walking distance of the Mandela House and the Hector Peterson Museum.It also has well smattering of restaurants and there are a few shebeens on the sidestreets. The area is busy with trinket sellers and tourists...

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2010

If you're considering staying in Soweto while in Johannesburg, this B&B is an adequate option. It is well located, just a few minutes walk from Vilakazi Street, the main area of historical interest in Soweto. Vilakazi St has a smattering of restaurants and there are a few shebeens on the sidestreets. The area is busy with trinket sellers and tourists... More 

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