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Modern Charm for Gourmets - Melville

Steven User Profile

Modern Charm for Gourmets - Melville

2 guests1 bedroom1 bed1 bath
2 guests
1 bedroom
1 bed
1 bath
Entire home
You’ll have the guesthouse to yourself.
Self check-in
Check yourself in with the keypad.
Sparkling clean
10 recent guests said this place was sparkling clean.
Steven is a Superhost
Superhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.

In the top ranked on AirBnb Johannesburg. Situated in the quaint and charming village like suburb of Melville. Walking distance to all the restaurants and bars on 7th Street. All the luxuries guests expect. Gourmet kitchen. Jet-spa bath/shower. Log fireplace. Luxury 100% cotton bedding. 100Mbs fibre wifi. 42" HDTV including Netflix, Amazon Prime, Chromecast and a Playstation 3. I can accommodate 2 parents and a few young kids in a Kingsize bed. I also offer meet and greet airport transfers.


Hot tub
Indoor fireplace

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 king bed


Extra space around bed
Wide doorway to the bedroom



341 reviews
Quick responses
Sparkling clean
Amazing amenities
Stacy User Profile
October 2019
I loved Steven’s place! I could walk to where I needed to, to the shops and restaurants, yet it was in a nice quiet neighborhood. His assistant, Gogo, was the sweetest woman and so helpful! I had a great stay and enjoyed the first bath I’ve got to take in the three months I’ve…
Michell User Profile
September 2019
Steve’s place was exactly as pictured. We were able to do laundry, make fresh coffee in the french press & store items in the full sized fridge. The bed sleeps comfortably, hot tub/jet bath was relaxing, wifi was supreme. But on top of all that, the best part of our experience…
Courtney User Profile
September 2019
Charming and comfortable house! The host is very kind and responsive. The neighborhood is fantastic and full of good food and good shops. Would 100% stay in again
Jennifer User Profile
July 2019
Steven’s cottage is in a perfect walkable and safe neighborhood a couple blocks from a vibrant Main Street with great restaurants. We flew in from the States and stayed 1 night about half hour Uber from the airport. He is super responsive, check in/out was smooth, place was clean…
Alejandra User Profile
July 2019
it's a nice place at a great locación!
Bo User Profile
June 2019
Wonderfully quiet cottage with many thoughtful details, books and excellent coffee. Melville’s Comedy Club is a few blocks away and highly recommended.
Chris User Profile
June 2019
Very clean space. Great location. Has all the amenities you need. I really enjoyed my stay.

Hosted by Steven

Johannesburg, South AfricaJoined in August 2015
Steven User Profile
388 Reviews
Steven is a SuperhostSuperhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
I work in foreign TV news covering the African continent. When I'm not away I love spending time with my two sons or watching live music around Johannesburg. I love cooking and good food.
Interaction with guests
Of course, I live on the property and can tell you all about the local restaurants and bars which are just two streets away. Gogo, the house cleaner, lives on the property and is always willing to help too. Just ask. But if you don't, we'll assume that you're fine and will…
Response rate: 97%
Response time: within an hour
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The neighborhood

Things to keep in mind

Check-in: After 2PM
Checkout: 11AM
Self check-in with keypad
After 2PM

House Rules

  • No smoking
  • No pets
  • No parties or events