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    Sleepy Gecko Guesthouse

    84 & 86 3rd Avenue | Melville, Johannesburg 2092, South Africa
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    Overview
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    Free Wifi
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    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Pool
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    Reviewed 11 April 2017

    The sleepy gecko guesthouse is a nice small one. Breakfast was good an there is a little pool outside. Around the corner there are lots of bars and restaurants and you feel safe in that area. The rooms are nice and with a freestanding bathtube....More

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    Reviewed 8 March 2017 via mobile

    We tried to call several numbers during the day but no answer. When 1 did pick they said we had the wrong number but it is on the website! They gave us another number but again no one picked. A pity because it seemed like...More

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    Response from gregbsalm, Owner at Sleepy Gecko GuesthouseResponded 16 March 2017

    Hi, Thanks for your message. I am not sure if you stayed or were interested in staying. ?. We have a complete online booking platform which means that it is easy and convenient to make a booking. This includes our website and numerous other platforms...More

    Reviewed 6 March 2017

    The guesthouse is a bit tired and needs some work. The room was okay, but not for the price we paid - I thought it was expensive. The breakfast was dreadful - the young man in charge of the kitchen had never cooked in his...More

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    Response from gregbsalm, Owner at Sleepy Gecko GuesthouseResponded 8 March 2017

    Thanks very much for your comments, We have been renovating continuously since March last year which is why the rates were increased back to our old rates. I apologize about breakfast. We are busy improving our service and all new staff started in January. I...More

    Reviewed 19 February 2017

    I was exhausted when I arrived at the Sleepy Gecko, and was delighted to find a lovely big bath, huge bed with down duvets and a quiet environment. It was exactly what I was looking for, and I couldn't believe the value. Breakfast was delicious,...More

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    Reviewed 24 January 2017

    Sleepy Gecko was in a great location close to good restaurants, bars and shopping. It made getting around Melville extremely easy. The rooms were nice and the staff were very friendly. We would stay here again if we were in the area.

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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$41 - US$56 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Suites
    • Number of rooms
    • 9
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    "Surprised that beds were twins - but can be moved together."
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