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Melvin Residence Guest House

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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good25%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Airport Transportation
Concierge
4 Star Hotel
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All reviewsunion buildingsguest housepine streetcalling taxisclose to the city centerthe entire propertymin walkwithin walking distanceroom was spotlessone nightguest roomsfriendly environmentwonderful hospitalitybeautiful gardenbreakfast was deliciousyogurtparking area
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Reviewed 11 May 2018

I stayed 10 days at Melvin Residence in April. Piet and Elise are friendly, helpful and inviting hosts. The grounds are lovely and their staff, Princey and Deborah, are wonderful. I was doing research at the National Archives, which was within walking distance. The Union...More

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Reviewed 24 April 2018

Breakfast not uo to scratch choice far from 4 star rating, rooms average lack attention to detail no shower caps, pillows lumpy & uncomfortable, location good , host very friendly & helpful. Very narrow gate entrance.

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Reviewed 5 April 2018

The guesthouse is situated within a quiet neighborhood just minutes from the Union building which was just a bonus. They have very nice rooms which are spacious, pity they don't have a pool but if you in the area for strictly a business trip then...More

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Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

An absolutely fantastic place to stay. My coworkers and I had several rooms and we had a great experience. The owner, Piet is very nice and the atmosphere was great. I never had any issues with this place. The breakfast was delicious and the service...More

Thank Ron G
Reviewed 25 February 2018

Over the past four years I’ve stayed at Melvin Residence Guest House three times, each time for between nine and twelve days, the most recent being January, 2018. The rooms are clean and comfortable. The small fridge stocked with water and milk for making tea...More

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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Airport Transportation
Laundry Service
Concierge
Multilingual Staff
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Microwave
Details
Price range
USD 56 - USD 86 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
USD 56 - USD 86 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Traveller (37)
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lyndyl001
30 October 2017|
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Response from reillypat | Reviewed this property |
The resident owner/manager of the guest house was able to arrange transport for our group from the airport and also to special restaurants and sites around the city. He does this as a courtesy.
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Christina M
18 April 2017|
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Response from PietvanBiljon | Property representative |
Hi Christina You can contact me via this website I am not permitted to give you contact details via this website Regards Piet
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"To my knowledge, all rooms are equal"
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"Not sure i didn't have ample time to check"
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"All rooms are separate from the main house. All are good. Just book!!"
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"Rooms 1& 2 are the most comfortable"
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