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    Lucky Bean Guesthouse

    129 1st Avenue | Melville, Johannesburg 2092, South Africa
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    1 - 5 of 239 reviews

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    Extremely comfortable room in what felt like a safe area of Johannesburg. Well located and just a 10 minute walk to 7th Street with bars and restaurants. Helpful owners and arranged for Derek to pick us up from the airport and dropped us off the...More

    Thank Jo C
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    We stayed for 3 nights at the Lucky Bean guesthouse in Melville, Johannesburg, went off for a trip for 3 days and were warmly welcomed back for a 4th night. It felt almost like a homecoming. No criticisms at all: a lovely stylish house in...More

    1  Thank HelenHLondon
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    My wife and I stayed over at Lucky Bean Guesthouse this past long-weekend and our stay was delightful, to say the least. The house was beautiful and the rooms were fresh and clean, with good wi-fi speed. Conway also helped us to arrange a mini-tour...More

    Thank lobojosh
    Reviewed 16 September 2017

    We enjoyed our stay at this outstanding guesthouse while visiting Johannesburg for a couple of days. It was a nice oasis in the city. The owner arranged for our transportation too and from the airport and helped us book some wonderful tours of Soweto and...More

    Thank David D
    Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

    Great breakfast and nice welcome. Location promotrd as safe but we were reccomended to get a taxi to go nearby. Rooms don't have a door to separate bathroom from bed rooms so if you are looking for privacy this is not the best solution. Great...More

    Thank Alex B
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
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    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Airport Transportation
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    • Air Conditioning
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    • USD 69 - USD 92 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Number of rooms
    • 9
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    • Johannesburg
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    Roger B
    24 October 2016|
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    Response from Keith C | Reviewed this property |
    Sorry not sure about that. Best thing would be to contact them as they are very accommodating and helpful.
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    cltilford52
    26 April 2016|
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    Response from Samuel K | Reviewed this property |
    The shuttle is 400R
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    "For our family, the two rooms detached from the main home were terrific"
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    "The two front rooms overlooking the pool are excellent."
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