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Lucky Bean Guesthouse

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  • Excellent84%
  • Very good14%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“guest house”(20 reviews)
“secret garden”(3 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Airport Transportation
3 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The room overlooked the pool area and provided a view of the JHB downtown skyline. The staff were friendly and Mr. Conway went our of his way to accommodate our queries, provide suggestions and generally facilitate our stay in JHB. His place is quiet, well...More

Thank Suzanne S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Large, beautiful rooms, plus superb breakfast, helpful and friendly owner and staff, all for way less than a hotel. You feel like you’re in your own living room. We would never stay anywhere else. Uber is the means of transport in Joburg. Fast, cheap, instantaneous....More

Thank Ed Z
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My wife her Aunt and I spent 4 wonderful nights at the guesthouse and was so glad we chose to stay here. The owner Conway and I started planning this holiday 6 months ago by email and Conway was very helpful in suggesting tours and...More

Thank 184david1959
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Our first trip to South Africa, we landed in Johannesburg at 5:30 am from Seattle. Derrick was waiting for us and delivered us to the Lucky Bean in time for breakfast! As others have noted, the rooms and bathrooms have a simple, modern aesthetic, are...More

Thank Celeste T
Reviewed 12 March 2018

A group of us stayed at the Lucky Bean for 1+ weeks and had a wonderful time. The staff was so welcoming and accommodating. The breakfast is delicious! Conway also gave us several terrific suggestions for tours of Soweto and a game reserve. I would...More

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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
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Pool
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Price range
US$73 - US$111 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Suites
Details
Price range
US$73 - US$111 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Suites
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Dining (3)
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Dayna M
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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"Rooms overlooking pool area"
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"If you are travelling a distance ground floor rooms are always easier for heavy cases"
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"For our family, the two rooms detached from the main home were terrific"
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"The two front rooms overlooking the pool are excellent."
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