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28 a Third Street Melville, Johannesburg 2092 South Africa See on map
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Airport Transportation
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3.5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 17 November 2018

Great place to stay, quality breakfast , clean environment, amazing staff and secure environment. This is My Fourth time in South Africa and I can boldly say this is one of the best place I stayed in Johannesburg... keep it up guys !

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Date of stay: November 2018
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Reviewed 12 October 2018

It was a pleasant stay with a very nice lady who was very helpful. The ordering service also worked well and the lady prepared breakfast for us extra early on the morning that we left as we were on an early flight.

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Date of stay: October 2018
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Response from Lifeon3rd, Owner at Life on 3rdResponded 23 October 2018

It was lovely accommodating you and we are happy that you had a pleasant stay at Life on 3rd. Thank you for the great review, it is much appreciated.

Reviewed 5 August 2018

I came to visit my daughter around auckland park and needed a place to stay urgently. She found this quaint nice area close by. The place is peaceful and tranquil. We enjoyed the breakfast. Lovely service

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Date of stay: July 2018
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Response from Lifeon3rd, Owner at Life on 3rdResponded 6 August 2018

The team at Life on 3rd thanks you for the lovely review. We are glad that you enjoyed your stay and look forward to welcoming you back in the future.

Reviewed 2 August 2018

I did enjoy my short stay at this bed and breakfast in Johannesburg. I must admit that it s not easy to find, but when you are inside, it s just a wonder, quiet, nice and clean. The breakfast is correct, and you can enjoy...More

Date of stay: July 2018
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Response from Lifeon3rd, Owner at Life on 3rdResponded 2 August 2018

Thank you for the kind words. We are happy that you enjoyed your stay. The team at Life on 3rd looks forward to your next visit.

Reviewed 27 July 2018

We enjoyed our stay very much, the staff were very friendly and helpful, and we met some very interesting fellow guests! Wonderful breakfasts! Only suggestion is to rearrange the tea-making facilities in the room so that it is possible to plug in the kettle safely.

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Date of stay: July 2018
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Response from Lifeon3rd, Owner at Life on 3rdResponded 28 July 2018

Thank you for the lovely review. The team at Life on 3rd is pleased that you enjoyed your stay. We will definitely attend to your valuable suggestion. Hope to host you again soon.

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Life on 3rd is a 14 roomed establishment in the heart of Melville, a quirky and bohemian village in Johannesburg. We will provide you with comfortable accommodation, efficient and kind service as well as a More delicious breakfast! We offer free wifi and are more than willing to help arrange tours, taxis and airport shuttles. Less
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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Airport Transportation
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USD 39 - USD 68 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
South Africa > Gauteng > Greater Johannesburg > Johannesburg
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USD 39 - USD 68 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
South Africa > Gauteng > Greater Johannesburg > Johannesburg
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13 October 2016|
Response from amandafU8935CM | Reviewed this property |
No this is not an apartment but like a bed and breakfast with a room where you can watch the television and chat in I think .
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