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15 Pine Road, Johannesburg 2192, South Africa
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We loved visiting this place. It is part of the history of S. Africa and what Mahatma Gandhi did for the downtrodden in this land. My only regret is that the owners of this property has built a B&B to serve visitors instead of leaving...More

Thank SumitD D
Reviewed 9 May 2018

The house is a mix or original and new, but very well presented and our guide was very informative. You can see artifacts, letters and other info relating to Ghandi's time there and his wider life and work. The house itself is interesting, it also...More

1  Thank MikeFo
Reviewed 4 March 2018

Loved the visit to Satyagraha and the dining. Very special austere but beautiful and serene. Gandhi still has his aura there...

2  Thank riotinta
Reviewed 16 February 2018 via mobile

With our departures from South Africa due soon we went quite fortuitously to this lovely haven for lunch. It was a stunning complex of beauty and tranquility in a city which can be busy and at times dangerous. Food was S Indian veggie and the...More

1  Thank chrisunderhill2016
Reviewed 11 February 2018

Joining and organised group visit to Satyagraha house was an eye-opener. Apart from the fascinating history, the complex seems like a tranquil safe haven in the middle of the rush of Johannesburg.

Thank Felicity K
Reviewed 13 January 2018

Good place to visit if you want to know Gandhi’s life in South Africa. Lots of history. Can spend at least 2 hours learning and reading about him. There’ll be a guide explaining his life in SAF for 15 minuets and then you’re free to...More

Thank Aditya J
Reviewed 27 November 2017

Set in Orchards region it is both a museum and guesthouse ,very tranquil place and access by boom gate,museum is quite small but nice pictures ,overall very simple museum Ghandi would have approved ,admission is nothing for residents of S Africa and small charge for...More

Thank Flitz8
Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

Gandhi spent a year at this home of his friend Architect Kallenbach in 1908. They have kept the original structure and added 7 guests rooms that are spartan but have all the basic amenities. But what is inspiring is Photographs and writings that chronicle Gandhis...More

1  Thank Samosababa
Reviewed 10 August 2017

Book a room or just go for a meal to this unusual place that oozes harmony and simple beauty. I loved the tour and the splendid story behind Satyagraha House!

Thank Christina K
Reviewed 4 June 2017

Ghandi spent quite some time in South Africa. This house contains many of Ghandi's sayings, pictures, stories, and the furnishings he used. It also serves as a guest house. You can actually stay there in certain designated rooms. The guide did a fairly good job...More

1  Thank Lamyin
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Randy A
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Response from chrisunderhill2016 | Reviewed this property |
I went and had a pre-booked lunch so I assume that this took care of any fee type arrangement. The web site does not specify a visitors fee...so recommend you email or phone ahead so as to be sure. Best wishes Chris
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