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Lucky Bean Guesthouse

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Overview
129 1st Avenue Melville, Johannesburg 2092 South Africa See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Airport Transportation
3.5 Star accommodation
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All reviews bars and restaurants guest house walking distance lovely garden a small swimming pool other guests after dark taxi service apartheid museum place to stay breakfast was delicious honesty bar home away from home south africa definitely stay here again soweto tour rooms are large
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Reviewed yesterday

We had just one night In the guesthouse, but we enjoyed it very much. They have a nice little garden where you can relax after a day in Johannesburg. The rooms are spacious and you will miss nothing. Very friendly staff, helpfull and they do...More

Thank Ingrid K
Reviewed 2 days ago

After a long time travelling i was relieved to find this place. Everybody was kind, thoughtful and hospitable. They made great suggestions as to where i might go and the driver was excellent. They also arranged a great tour of Soweto which i enjoyed immensly....More

Thank Stephen G
Reviewed 1 week ago

We enjoyed our stay at the LB in Melville, it had a 5 star breakfast and a nice welcome but what let it down was the bathroom that we had in the room upstairs. The shower was over the bath which was old and in...More

Thank supergeordie
Reviewed 16 August 2018

The place is very nice and we had a lovely family room and great breakfast. However, what really makes the difference is the people! Conway helped us all the way through, making our stay in Jo'burg a really interesting - and easy - one! His...More

Thank Teresa P
Reviewed 13 August 2018

This was our first trip to S. Africa (me, wife, 11 year old daughter) and our first stop was Lucky Bean. The people were beyond helpful and gracious and the breakfast tasty and relaxing. The location is an easy walk to great food (with their...More

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Description
Owned and managed by the owners of Melville's renowned Lucky Bean Restaurant the guesthouse is set on a large, old world style Melville property with a beautiful garden and pool. Rooms are light and More spacious with clean lines and a chic and urban contemporary style. Each with its own entrance, most of the rooms offer patio space and garden views. True Johannesburg warmth and also free, fast wi-fi! Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Golf Course
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
9
Price range
US$61 - US$93 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
South Africa > Gauteng > Greater Johannesburg > Johannesburg
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
9
Price range
US$61 - US$93 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
South Africa > Gauteng > Greater Johannesburg > Johannesburg
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DaynaM122
4 February 2018|
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Response from hcsirries | Reviewed this property |
Sorry for my late response: yes!
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Roger B
24 October 2016|
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Response from Keith C | Reviewed this property |
Sorry not sure about that. Best thing would be to contact them as they are very accommodating and helpful.
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cltilford52
26 April 2016|
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Response from Samuel K | Reviewed this property |
The shuttle is 400R
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Room Tips
"We saw three rooms and all were quite nice."
kenhallinan1
13 Aug 2018
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"Rooms overlooking pool area"
armart
01 Mar 2018
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"If you are travelling a distance ground floor rooms are always easier for heavy cases"
MickWillis1947
25 Feb 2018
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"For our family, the two rooms detached from the main home were terrific"
ToughRalph
09 Jun 2017
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