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    At the Zoo Guest House

    83 Kilkenny Road | Parkview, Johannesburg 2193, South Africa
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    Overview
    • Excellent85%
    • Very good15%
    • Average0%
    • Poor0%
    • Terrible0%
    31 May 2017
    “great place to stay in Johannesburg”
    27 Jan 2017
    “A home away from home”
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Pool
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    Kitchenette
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    1 - 5 of 13 reviews

    Reviewed 1 June 2017

    Rooms are lovely, clean, with all amenities. host Giselle is warm and welcoming, as are Thabo and Mickson - really clean, comfortable. Very near Parkview with shops and restaurants, but also offer frozen meals which I find very convenient if i dont want to go...More

    Thank mellie20002017
    Reviewed 28 January 2017 via mobile

    For the past two years, I have spent approximately three months of the year staying At The Zoo while working on a client in Johannesburg (I am based in Durban). This has truly become a home away from home. The staff are very friendly and...More

    Thank Debs B
    Response from gisela30, Owner at At the Zoo Guest HouseResponded 31 January 2017

    Thanks for your great review Deborah. It's always a pleasure to have you staying with us.

    Reviewed 9 September 2016

    So much fun!! We were treated extremely well during our stay. Everyone always had a smile and were so willing to help. The rooms were very cozy and had everything you needed. VERY CLEAN!! I felt very cared for and valued there. The owner, Gisela,...More

    1  Thank Kevjeffnat
    Response from gisela30, Owner at At the Zoo Guest HouseResponded 11 September 2016

    Thanks for your great review. Much appreciated. We hope to see you again sometime. All the best Gisela

    Reviewed 7 May 2016 via mobile

    A very well managed guest house that makes one feel at home away from home. The rooms are well kept to an excellent standard, the service in explicit, personalised and very friendly. The small swimming pool is clean and the surrounding area a great place...More

    2  Thank SANJAY O
    Reviewed 23 December 2015

    I have stayed at this accommodation many times during 2014 and during 2015. The owner is wonderful, welcoming and very accommodating. The staff are so pleasant and helpful. All the rooms offer superior services and amenities and is the only place that offers full DSTV...More

    Thank Fathima P
    Response from gisela30, Owner at At the Zoo Guest HouseResponded 3 January 2016

    Hi Fathima, thanks for the great review. We all hope to see you again soon. Regards Gisela, Mickson and Thabu

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    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
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    • Breakfast included
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    • Air Conditioning
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    • Pool
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • USD 80 - USD 90 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Kitchenette
    • Number of rooms
    • 4
    • Location
    • South Africa >
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    mcj79
    21 July 2016|
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    Response from gisela30 | Property representative |
    So sorry, but I only received your request yesterday. We do have a family room, 'The Suite' with secure outside area.
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    "All rooms are great!"
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    "We had the Yellow room."
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    "Discussing your room needs with Giselle would take care of any concerns. Rooms available in the main house..."
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    "We stayed in the two rooms off the breakfast room. Lovely, comfortable and inviting. Heated bathroom floor..."
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