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Melvin Residence Guest House

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184 Pine Street Arcadia, Pretoria 0083 South Africa See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Airport Transportation
Concierge
4 Star accommodation
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Description
Melvin Residence is a 4 star Guest House that ideally located for doing business in Pretoria. We offer:- Four luxury double rooms with en suite showers- One standard room with an en suite bathroom One single More rooms with an en suite bathrooms- Private entrances with comfortable relaxation areas - An awesome view over the capital city- All rooms are fully air-conditioned- Easy access to highways leading north and south - Secure, fenced parking- Non-intrusive, but welcoming service. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Concierge
Laundry Service
Microwave
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Refrigerator in room
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
6
Price range
US$52 - US$79 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
South Africa > Gauteng > Pretoria
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Dining (7)
Family and Play Areas (2)
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Reviews (190)
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Reviewed 19 August 2017

Bath Room could have been more updated. Shower was blocked. One can slip because of shower floor being uneven. Not the best shower for the price of the room. Television sound was set at a low volume and couldn't be changed. Air conditioner was set...More

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Response from PietvanBiljon, Owner at Melvin Residence Guest HouseResponded 24 August 2017

Good morning Thank you for the review. There were a few negative remarks that warrant a response. The main house was built in 1890 and the guest room annex around 1930. Both buildings are protected by our heritage legislation. Any renovation has to comply with...More

Reviewed 11 August 2017

I went for eye operation, at short notice need 1 more room for my son (on his way from Maleisia) to assist me after operation. Because no extra room was available I had to cancell. No compassion from the owner at all. He was rude,...More

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Response from PietvanBiljon, Owner at Melvin Residence Guest HouseResponded 24 August 2017

Good morning Ina We noted your comments on TripAdvisor. We were fully booked for the week you planned to stay with us. This resulted in us having to find alternative accommodation for some of our regular guests. It is a pity that the alternative arrangements...More

Reviewed 5 August 2017

Cons - they forgot to add a new roll of toiletpaper, so I might have just suffered a little bit and had to use some spare tissues I had, but they replaced it the next day. The cleaners forgot to give me a clean cup...More

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Reviewed 1 June 2017

We spent 1 night at this very beautiful guest house. From the moment that we drove through the gate I fell in love with the architecture of the historic mansion. The grounds were amazingly beautiful. We lemon trees and the smell of lavender from the...More

Thank Judith G
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Great value for money. Excellent breakfast :). Friendly and helpful management and staff. Nicely sized rooms and adapters are also available. Lovely, peaceful garden which gives an overall peaceful ambient.

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lyndyl001
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Response from reillypat | Reviewed this property |
The resident owner/manager of the guest house was able to arrange transport for our group from the airport and also to special restaurants and sites around the city. He does this as a courtesy.
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Christina M
18 April 2017|
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Response from PietvanBiljon | Property representative |
Hi Christina You can contact me via this website I am not permitted to give you contact details via this website Regards Piet
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Room Tips
"To my knowledge, all rooms are equal"
393adriani
08 Apr 2015
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"Not sure i didn't have ample time to check"
554lastm
17 Dec 2014
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"All rooms are separate from the main house. All are good. Just book!!"
Lionel092013
03 Oct 2013
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"Rooms 1& 2 are the most comfortable"
BobsCapeTown
27 Apr 2013
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