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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is very nice place near airport OR Tambo. I find this place on Booking.com. When I send request for accommodation, they send car to pick up me free of charge. Rooms are very clean and new. They have wifi and very good breakfast.

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Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

the room was in in good condition except the shower was leaking all over the bathroom. will most definitely visit again. room was clean. had a good sleep. location was excellent and the service was good

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1Thank 298ofentser
Pretoria
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This guesthouse has managed to have a holiday atmosphere in the middle of the city. The manager Tillah and Yolanda are fantastic. Noise control poor, impacting on sleep. Meal quality varies. Cleanliness could be a bit better

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1Thank 22juliannea
Jerusalem, Israel
Reviewed 2 November 2016 via mobile

We stayed at the Emerald just for 1 night on our way to the safari. We booked this place only because we wanted a place that is close to the airports (since we arrived at night and didn't want to wonder around Johannesburg). The guest house is very old. Our room was really dirty, cold and uninviting. The complimentary coffee...

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Thank RinatAvrina
Berlin, Germany
Reviewed 30 October 2016

The Room was big and for southafrican standarts fine, not dirty and in sufficient condition. The bathroom was clean, even not high standarts. I did not like the breakfeast, beans and toast. Good was the perfect shuttle from and to the Airport.

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Thank 442petras
Durban, South Africa
Reviewed 27 October 2016

I had terrible episode when checking out , the woman on duty on the morning of the 21 October accused me of not paying even though I could show her the sms from my bank saying I had. I dont think she should be dealing with the public if she is going to treat guests like criminals. I wont be...

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Thank daveo378
Kasane, Botswana
Reviewed 23 October 2016

Enjoyed mostly my stay at the guesthouse. Staff was very friendly though, and helpful. WIFI did not work, as expected, but otherwise good for one night. Nice green premises around the guesthouse with quite a few of birds still, fairly quiet at night, despite the proximity to roads and airport.

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Thank theov566
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 October 2016

All you need from from an airport hotel, 10 mins from the airport and they have a shuttle bus too. The restaurant also serves meals during lunchtime and dinnertime. I found the staff particularly helpful when I was waiting for any news about my friend's flight which was delayed. I would wholeheartedly recommend this hotel for a stop over to...

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Thank katarzynam196
Gaborone, Botswana
Reviewed 10 October 2016

The beds had sunk mattresses and the blankets were dirty. When we got to breakfast there was no food and no plates to dish the few items that were still available. Those who came later were told there was no food as there were too many guests. I believe you prepare food according to the number of guests and not...

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Knysna, South Africa
Reviewed 9 October 2016

Apart from the ideal location, friendy service and the shuttle service it was the worst place I ever had the misfurtune to stay in. Unless it has a complete makeover ai wll never use this facilty again

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Free Breakfast
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Free Parking
  • Business Centre with Internet Access

Additional Information about Emerald Guest House

Address: 19 Halifax Street | Rhodesfield, Kempton Park 1619, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Gauteng > Greater Johannesburg > Kempton Park
Price Range: $44 - $83 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Emerald Guest House 3*
Number of rooms: 50
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  • At what time does the pool open each day?

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