Welcome to Johannesburg's Best Guesthouses
A WARM WELCOME AWAITS YOU at each and every one of our guesthouses and bed & breakfast establishments and boutique lodges.
Our Johannesburg Guesthouses are located in the beautiful northern suburbs falling in and around the central hub of Rosebank
- a vibrant, cosmopolitan commercial, residential and tourist hub. We offer accommodation in Craighall Park, Melville, Parkwood and Parktown North.
Our guest houses are conveniently located only a few minutes away from the Rosebank CBD and Gautrain Station.
The nearby Rosebank Mall, Melrose Arch
, Hyde Park Shopping Centre and Sandton City offer a wonderful selection of department stores, boutiques, book shops and restaurants. The University of Johannesburg and the Witwatersrand as well as Gordon Business Institute [GIBS]
are a short journey away and we're conveniently positioned close to medical facilities such as the Netcare Rosebank Clinic, Wits Donald Gordon Medical Centre
, Netcare Milpark and Sandton Clinic.
What makes us different?
Best price. No commission
. No third party intermediary. Direct and immediate contact with establishment owner. All properties accredited and benchmarked.
Professional Standards and Personal Service
All our guesthouses are bench-marked according to the standards of the National Accommodation of South Africa (NAA-SA)
and belong to the Rosebank Region Accommodation Association
. Many of our guesthouses are star graded by the Tourism Grading Council of South Africa
and are ranked in TripAdvisor's Top 10 Johannesburg Inns and B&B's. You can be assured of excellent accommodation in professionally run establishments
Business & Leisure Travel, Short or Long Stays
Whether you are a traveller overnighting, here for a longer stay
, on business or holiday you'll receive a warm welcome. Lush garden settings ensure a tranquil atmosphere
for you to relax and unwind in, after a busy day. We pride ourselves on offering excellent personal service (usually owner-run) with all the luxuries and attention to detail required by discerning business travellers or tourists, at very reasonable rates.
Wide Range of Accommodation Options
We offer a wide range of high quality bed & breakfast
(B&B) and self catering
accommodation ranging from standard bedroom units and suites, to two-bedroomed garden cottages, and self-contained apartments. Some of our guest houses can accommodate families, honeymooners
and even pets! Most have swimming pools.
Our favourite Christmas lights
These select venues will not only keep your children highly entertained and using any pent-up energy in a positive manner, but they're also great for you as a parent to have a little time out.
- Melrose Arch Precinct
High Street is festooned with Christmas lights and decorations - spectacular pieces you'll see are a life-size Santa Claus, reindeer, teddy bear and gifts. The Grammy award-winning Soweto Gospel Choir graces the stage and at the very sound of their voices, the gorgeously crafted decorations come to life and light up the streets.
Visit Montecasino, their outdoor piazza sparkles in twinkling fairy lights and rings in the season alongside a big screen TV, playing Christmas movies. The European-style Christmas market features over 60 exhibitors showcasing all things Christmas - think festive décor to transform your house, tree and table, mouth-watering Christmas cakes and decorated biscuits, adorable elf dresses for little girls and handmade reindeer hats for babies, picnic baskets for Christmas Day outings and much more.
- Bryanston Organic & Natural Market - Wholesome family entertainment filled with excitement and wonder
Lit up by the sparkle of festive lights, the market is transformed into a joyful and magical experience. The tradition is continued this year with the focus on wholesome family entertainment that allows for an experience of wonder and excitement at the true meaning of Christmas.
The Moonlight Markets happen from 19 November to 17 December, each Tuesday evening from 5pm to 9pm.
There is an entrance fee of R20 per adult with children under 12 entering free. Tickets can be bought at the entrance or online QUICKET
A Children's Theatre takes centre stage from 6pm to 7pm each evening, and there are many captivating and interesting Children's Side Activities offered. The grown-ups are entertained by a selection of professional buskers flowing through the market and live music in the tea garden throughout the evening. Loads of delicious snacks, meals and desserts are on offer to tempt you to enjoy supper under the stars to the accompaniment of great music. Come and share the festive fun of our Moonlight Markets - a magical place, removed from the rush of everyday life, offering inspired crafts and wholesome food.
- Festival of Lights at Johannesburg Zoo
Or if shopping is not your thing, experience the Joburg Zoo at night with a tranquil walk along an enchanting lit path. This annual event is a highlight for Joburgers who can enjoy a relaxing evening of food and craft markets, classical, harmonious entertainment and the energising rush of summer nights' air. Kids can enjoy life-size illuminated animal characters too and entertainment varies from night to night.
Whats on in Joburg in December and into January 2020
The festive season is upon us! It's the one month of the year when most of us can unwind and spend time with loved ones. Whether you're looking for a jol, something to do with the kids or something festive, take your pick of the top 10 events happening in Joburg this month. There's no reason not to make the most of the last month of the decade.
- Take the kids to see the Jack & The Beanstalk panto at Joburg Theatre - Janice Honeyman's annual pantomime extravaganza at Joburg Theatre is always an energetic and over-the-top festive affair packed with celebrity cameos, comedy cross-dressing, silly puns, glitz, glamour and big musical numbers that will appeal to children and adults of all ages
Venue: 163 Civic Blvd, Braamfontein | Date: Until 22 December 2019
- Peter Pan on ICE - The highly accomplished cast brings their athletic and artistic talents to retell J M Barrie's well-loved story of Peter Pan
Venue: Teatro at Montecasino | Date: 6 December 2019 to 11 January 2020
- Santa Claus is Coming to Town - A musical theatre show with Santa, Mrs Claus, the elves and reindeer and Frosty the snowman.
Venue: Pieter Toerien's Montecasino Theatre | Date: 5 December 2019 to 5 January 2020
- The Nutcracker's Winter Circus - A show with magic, puppetry and interactive illusions, now also featuring the massively successful Parade of the Animals, all set in a large circus tent..
Venue: Centre Court, Sandton City | Date: 11 December 2019 to 5 January 2020