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Saffron Guest House

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Reviewed 15 October 2017

Nice, cozy, and clean guesthouse. we were there twice in a month. We experienced two different rooms: first, a "compact" one, which was very comfortable, and then a larger one, which was great! Both open onto the tidy and pleasant garden, where you can also...More

Thank Dr_Giorgio_ft_Ale
Reviewed 11 September 2017

Very comfortable and semi private room. Friendly staff. Very good breakfast with a good selection in the bakery just in the corner Easy to find, it's locate close to the city, but in very quiet place.

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Reviewed 13 August 2017

We had a short but enjoyable stay here and can really recommend it. The location is very safe and you can truly feel at ease, knowing great cafes, bars and restaurants are literally over the road or within a few mins walk of your bedroom,...More

Thank lpwainwright
Reviewed 20 March 2017

This is a gorgeous little place; very funky and stylish. Really easy to find in Melville and the breakfast across the road was top knotch. Villa was enormous and very clean and new...way bigger than my place at home! :) Really enjoyed our stay; will...More

Thank LucasNorth
Response from EmilFa, Owner at Saffron Guest HouseResponded 4 April 2017

Thank you very much and we look forward to your next stay!

Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

My husband and I took our first trip to Africa this March. We wanted to spend some time in Johannesburg before setting out on safari, and chose Saffron Guesthouse based on the neighborhood and the good reviews on various websites. We were extremely pleased with...More

Thank John N
Response from EmilFa, Owner at Saffron Guest HouseResponded 4 April 2017

Thank you for all your kind words. We are so pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us.

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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
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Free Parking
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Air Conditioning
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US$56 - US$97 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Kitchenette
Details
Price range
US$56 - US$97 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Kitchenette
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You should use Uber, like in european cities. It's safe and easy. Buy a south african sim card at the airport and then you will have internet on your phone. It will be the easiest way for you to go everywhere and it's not... More
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"We stayed in Number 4. If you are a light sleeper you may want to ask for a room that does not abut 7th..."
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"Our room was number 8 was more like a small house, but the other rooms more compact are just as good."
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"Rooms with an outdoor patio's are nice."
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"Choose a room with a covered outside courtyard."
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