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    Ginnegaap Guesthouse

    54 4th AVE | Melville, Johannesburg 2092, South Africa
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    04/06/2017 05/06/2017
    1 room
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      2 adults
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          US$75
          US$69
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          Overview
          • Excellent54%
          • Very good38%
          • Average6%
          • Poor1%
          • Terrible1%
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          Free Wifi
          Free Parking
          Breakfast included
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          1 - 5 of 214 reviews

          Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

          Had a great stay at the rather large & clean room with large attached bathroom. Very well located in a nice, upcoming neighborhood with plenty to see & do (walking distance). Gated guesthouse, providing a great feeling of safety. Breakfast is included and is worth...More

          Thank Joost G
          Reviewed 2 weeks ago

          The Giinegaap Guesthouse is a loverly place to stay. Nicely decorated and cosy rooms and Corlien and her staff offer great service and make you feel at home right away. The Ginnegaaop its situated in Melville and is just a couple of hundred meters away...More

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          Thank andries15
          Response from Corlien P, Owner at Ginnegaap Guesthouse

          Hello Andries15, Thank you for recommending Ginnegaap and for sharing your positive feedback with others. We are glad that you liked your room. We go to great lengths to keep our rooms updated and cozy! We always strive to give the best service possible to...More

          Reviewed 2 weeks ago

          This is a beautifully set up little pearl just outside of central Melville. Great access. No noise. Accommodation was spacious and welll thought out. South African hospitality at its best. Great service. Lovely staff. Great value for money. Will definitely come back.More

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          Response from Corlien P, Owner at Ginnegaap Guesthouse

          Hello Ilonak, Thank you for taking the time to write this great review of Ginnegaap! I am glad that you loved your quiet spacious room, our hospitality and the service that me and the staff are striving to give to our guests every single day...More

          Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

          Only stayed one night. Well situated in Melville with a beautiful front garden. Breakfast was very delicious and cooked to perfection! Everyone was really friendly and welcoming. Would recommend staying hereMore

          Thank tails2505
          Response from Corlien P, Owner at Ginnegaap Guesthouse

          Hello tails2505, Thank you for staying at Ginnegaap, even if it was only for one night. I also want to thank you for sharing your positive experience with other travelers. Glad you enjoyed our front garden and breakfast. We are continually trying to improve on...More

          Reviewed 4 weeks ago

          Great location and close to Melville shops, 27 boxes and great places to eat and shop. Accommodation was very well maintained and staff friendly. Love the security and safe feeling and open living spacesMore

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          Thank pedroh882
          Response from Corlien P, Owner at Ginnegaap Guesthouse

          Hello Pedroh882, Thank you for staying at Ginnegaap en for sharing your feedback regarding your stay! I am glad you enjoyed your time in Melville just as much as we locals do. We recently upgraded the security at Ginnegaap and we now have a night...More

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          About
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          Amenities
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          • Pool
          • Free Parking
          • Breakfast included
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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          • Free Parking
          • Breakfast included
          • Room amenities
          • Refrigerator in room
          • Things to do
          • Pool
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          • US$53 - US$80 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          • Suites ,
          • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
          • Family Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 12
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          • Johannesburg
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          seasideboston
          Hi there, We are 2 couples traveling to Johannesburg in Sept. Can you tell me how far this is from the Johannesburg airport? Also, are there rooms you would suggest, and did you take any tours? We will be there for 3 nights. Any advice would be appreciated. Thanks, Karan in Boston
          23 June 2015|
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          Response from Corlien P | Property representative |
          Dear Karan, Thank you for your interest in staying at Ginnegaap in September. We are about 35 minutes away from the airport which is on the outskirts of the city. Our rate for airport transfers is R420.00 for the car one... More
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          "BEst room in my opinion above front parking"
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          ""Apartments" - 1-Bedroom with living area with sink, kitchen utensils,very small single bed in..."
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          "luxury with direct garden access"
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          "Rooms by the street are a bit noisy"
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