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Reviewed 9 March 2015

What a joyful experience to stay at this unique Guest House near the stately Union Buildings! Peaceful and a almost romantic old-world feeling and definitely a memorable stay to be repeated in future!

  • Stayed: February 2015, travelled with family
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Reviewed 15 February 2015 via mobile

A spir of the moment thing brought me to this place. Nice gardens and awesome hosts. Very very yummy breakfast and the accomodation is just as awesome. Very close to Union Buildings and Loftus. Basically anything. Use the Gautrain to Pretoria station and Uber to Melvin Residence. It was an official accomodation partner for the 2010 FIFA world cup and the safety and standards are still maintained. For business or pleasure, Melvin is just the place you want to rest your head after a busy day. Pay them a visit. Well worth it!

Stayed: February 2015, travelled solo
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Reviewed 17 December 2014

Marlvin Guest house is a fairly nice guest house with very chearful and lovely owners who are able to take care of vistors.It is one of the good guest house found in Pretoria.It is an ancient building of its own kind with fantastic surroundings

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  • Stayed: October 2014, travelled solo
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Reviewed 12 December 2014

I enjoyed my stay at Melvin Guest House very much. My room was comfortable, the breakfast en joyable and the gardens lovely. Piet the owner was very helpful with arranching transportation. All in all a very enjoyable and pleasant stay

  • Stayed: November 2014, travelled solo
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Reviewed 25 October 2014

Melvin House is by far one of the best guest houses that I have ever experienced. The house is a historical monument on its own and the hospitality superb. I stayed there on my own while my Husband was hospitalized close by. I felt safe and welcome, enjoyed the beautiful garden and made new friends. I will definitely recommend this place to friends and family.

  • Stayed: September 2014, travelled solo
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