the welcoming poolthe loft room
Private room
2 Guests
1 Bed
Per Night
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the welcoming pool

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The Space
Accommodates: 2
Bathrooms: 1
Bed type: Real Bed
Bedrooms: 1
Beds: 1
Check In: 8:00 AM
Check Out: 12:00 PM (noon)
Pet Owner: Dog(s)
Room type: Private room


Extra people: $25 / night after the first guest
Weekly discount: 15%
Cancellation: Strict


The Space

Looking for a truly South African experience and enjoying the legendary South African hospitality? This stunning loft with en suite bathroom and large balcony is part of an African bush lodge style thatched house. The room is cozy and private, decorated safari style with wireless internet facility and PVR satellite TV.
There is a state of the art alarm system for inside and outside to make you feel extra safe.
The queen size bed sleeps two people, If you prefer not to share a bed a very comfortable sleeper couch is available on request.
This oasis is situated in the hub of Johannesburg North with Monte Casino Hotel casino and shopping center, one of Johannesburg's leading entertainment destinations and night spots in walking distance. Convenient if you like gambling and it has a large variety of restaurants from bistros to 5 star venues, over 20 cinemas and three wonderful theaters.(see guidebook) Other major shopping malls and restaurants in close proximity. Three Gyms close by, one in walking distance.
(URL HIDDEN) O.R Tambo .Airport is 35 km, smaller airports close, Sports stadiums in Pretoria and Jhb approx. 45 min drive. There is a state of the art security system and safe under cover parking on the property.
A Gautrain bus stop is a mere 3 minutes walk away., taking you to the Sandton station of the Gautrain which connects you to the airport, center of town or Pretoria at maximum speed.
Your laundry will be done at no extra charge.
You will be served a full English breakfast in your room or on the 120 sq m covered deck, you are welcome to use the sparkling pool and we will assist you with information and guidance for getting around.

Guest Access

The loft, private balcony, large deck of main house, library, pool and garden, garage

Interaction with Guests

I am always present at the house if there are guests,
Interaction as much as the guest would like
There is an intercom connection from loft to the house for convenience

The Neighborhood

Shops and restaurants
In walking distance and a lot more a few min by car
Surrounding houses are mainly businesses such as Spas, Physiotherapists and a high school plus day care for children so nights are very quiet

Getting Around

Gautrain bus station plus taxi ranks in walking distance
if you drive yourself a lock up garage is in the
house for you

Other Things to Note

There are two large, but friendly dogs
Large breakfast buffets are tailor made according to preferences and/or dietary requirements
A fan provides coolness on hot summer days
Lifts are offered for close by locations

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House Rules
No smoking
Not suitable for pets
Not child-friendly (0-12 years)
Check-in is after 8AM

please no smoking inside the house
room keys, gate and alarm remotes will be handed to guest to assure freedom of movement for the guests
for extended stays the kitchen may be shared

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Safety Features
Fire Extinguisher

1 night minimum stay
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Johannesburg, South Africa · Member since May 2010

Ceramic Artist with Studio on property, immigrated from Switzerland in 1961, speaks English, German, French and Swiss. More about my work at (URL HIDDEN) I love meeting people from different cultures and have a passion for art and books and I love all kinds of music.and cannot imagine living without my Ipod.
I am interested in History, ancient civilisations, like wildlife and wilderness, I love Paris, movies like In Bruges, Misty River, like cooking for friends and guests and haver never lived without dogs.

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