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    The Melville Turret Guest House

    118 Second Ave | Melville, Johannesburg 2092, South Africa
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    • Excellent38%
    • Very good45%
    • Average16%
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    “loft room” (9 reviews)
    “city skyline” (2 reviews)
    “park station” (3 reviews)
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    Reviewed 10 March 2013

    My son and I had an excellent stay at the Melville Turrett. It's a pleasant, attractive place and our room was clean, well appointed and comfortable. We enjoyed the walk to Melville and sampled several of the establishments there. The low-key funky Melville scene was...More

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    Reviewed 3 March 2013

    We have stayed in this guesthouse in Johannesburg for 3 nights all together. It is very clean guesthouse, in better location of Jo'burg and close to Park station where most of the trains leave to travel to majority of South African cities. Breakfast and room...More

    Thank miriam b
    Reviewed 23 January 2013

    I was undecided between two or three guesthouses before I chose Melville Turret. I just chose it because it supposedly had air conditioner. When I arrived I saw there wasn`t. I complained in the reception about it and the lady told me that there was...More

    Thank marcelomaiocoelho
    Response from JFHeymans, Owner at The Melville Turret Guest HouseResponded 24 January 2013

    Good evening. I am so sorry to hear about your bad experience at the Turret. I checked the description on Booking.com and notice that they do list air conditioners whereas we only have air conditioners in the more expensive rooms. I will request Booking.com to...More

    Reviewed 18 January 2013

    We stayed at this place on our trip to Johannesburg. It is situated in Melville, and walking distance to 7th Street where all the restaurants are. Getting from here to other places can be a bit daunting. The closest Gautrain station though is Park Station....More

    Thank DiHart
    Reviewed 26 December 2012

    Excellent location, just 2 block from 7th streerm where are located many bars and restaurants. Very friendly staff, with a great breakfast. The rooms are very clean, with a great decoration. Everything went perfect during my stay there! I would recommend for anyone going to...More

    Thank Jupi_BR
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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
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    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Airport Transportation
    • Laundry Service
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
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    • USD 47 - USD 59 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    219shelley
    25 September 2017|
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    Response from JFHeymans | Property representative |
    Hi we are about 2 kilometres away from Milpark by road and about 1 km as the crow flies. We offer special rates for people staying 3 days and longer. Regards Koos Heymans (Owner)
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