Arum Place Guest House

Guesthouse   •   15 1st Street, Melville, Johannesburg, Gauteng, Gauteng

DESCRIPTION

Arum Place Guest House is an owner run guesthouse, set in a quiet area, positioned on the outskirts of Melville in Johannesburg. A warm welcome waits at this lovingly restored 1935 Melville house.

The property has been converted to meet the needs of the business or leisure traveller seeking peace and luxurious comfort, warm hospitality and personal service with attention to detail.

Melville is extremely central, only minutes away from the M1 South, M1 North highways, which leads to Sandton and Pretoria to the north and Nasrec and Gold Reef City to the south. The FNB stadium is about 20 minutes drive away. Only 30 minutes from OR Tambo and 45 minutes from Lanseria airport.

UJ is a short walking distance to the main campus in Kingsway, Wits University is nearby as well as the broadcasting studios of the SABC in Auckland Park. Milpark Hospital, Garden City Hospital, Donald Gordon Medical Centre and Helen Joseph and Charlotte Maxeke public hospitals are all within a short driving distance.

The area is also host to numerous restaurants and bars, boutique & antique shops and several shopping centres. Major tourist attractions like Soweto, the Apartheid Museum, the Hop-on-Hop-off Bus and city centre are all accessible from Arum Place Guest House.

We do have a cot available for small children. Our child policy states that children up to the age of 4 stays free, children up to tthe age of 12 pays R375 extra. Children over 12 pays adult rates.

From R450.00 pps
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ACCOMMODATION INFORMATION

Room/Units: Calico Dreams
Room/Units: Ebony and Ivory
Room/Units: Arum Cottage
Room/Units: Shades of Blue
Room/Units: Touch of Grey
Room/Units: Sugar and Spice
Room/Units: Peaches and Cream
Room/Units: Golden Slumber
Room/Units: Crimson and Clover (family unit)
Capacity: 17
Minimum Stay: 1 Night
Check-in: 14:00 PM
  Check-out: 10:00 AM

All ages welcome

FACILITIES • ACTIVITIES • SERVICES

ONSITE

  Airport Transfer
  Guest Lounge
  Laundry
  Malaria Free
  Personal Safe
  Satellite TV
  Self Catering
  Wi-Fi

NEARBY

  Airport Transfer
  Bar
  Casino
  Gym
  Laundry
  Restaurant

PAYMENTS ACCEPTED ONSITE

  Cash
  Electronic Bank Transfer
  MasterCard
  VISA

MEAL TYPES ONSITE

  Breakfast

PARKING ONSITE

  Behind Remote Gate
  Off Street Parking
  Secure Parking

ROOMS/UNITS

Golden Slumber

Type: Room in Guest House/B&B   Sleeps: 2  
Beds:

DESCRIPTION

Spacious luxury double suite overlooking the pool. King-size/twin beds, Full en-suite bathroom with antique style bath and separate shower, kitchenette with self catering facilities, lounge and dining area. Wooden floor in bedroom. DSTV.

RATES

Low Season:

 

1 February - 28 February
1 May - 31 June
1 August - 31 November

High Season:

 

1 December - 31 January
1 March - 30 April
1 July - 31 July

  LOW SEASON HIGH SEASON
Golden Slumber

R 1,100.00

R 1,100.00

R 800.00

R 800.00

R 550.00

R 550.00

R 0.00

R 0.00

* All prices are inclusive of VAT and Tourism Levies.
* Please note that these prices are only an estimate. For more information, please make an enquiry.

ROOM FACILITIES

  Bar Fridge
  DSTV
  Fan
  Hair Dryer
  Iron
  Kitchenette
  Non-smoking
  Tea & Coffee Tray
  TV

EXTRA

Children: 0 - 5 years stay free, 6 - 16 years pay 100% of the sharing rate

BATHROOM

  Bath
  En Suite
  Shower

INCLUDES

  Breakfast
  Cleaning
  Self Catering

 

EXCLUDES

  Dinner
  Lunch

 

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Shades of Blue

Type: Room in Guest House/B&B   Sleeps: 2  
Beds:

DESCRIPTION

Double room. Luxurious open-plan bathroom with large oval bathtub to soak in while you watch your favourite DSTV channel. Separate shower.Luxurious kingsize/twin beds bed with percale cotton linen, small patio.

RATES

Low Season:

 

1 February - 28 February
1 May - 31 June
1 August - 31 November

High Season:

 

1 December - 31 January
1 March - 30 April
1 July - 31 July

  LOW SEASON HIGH SEASON
Golden Slumber

R 950.00

R 950.00

R 750.00

R 750.00

R 475.00

R 475.00

R 0.00

R 0.00

* All prices are inclusive of VAT and Tourism Levies.
* Please note that these prices are only an estimate. For more information, please make an enquiry.

ROOM FACILITIES

  Bar Fridge
  DSTV
  Fan
  Hair Dryer
  Iron
  Non-smoking
  Tea & Coffee Tray
  TV

EXTRA

Children: 0 - 5 years stay free, 6 - 16 years pay 100% of the sharing rate

BATHROOM

  Bath
  En Suite
  Shower

INCLUDES

  Breakfast
  Cleaning

 

EXCLUDES

  Dinner
  Lunch
  Self Catering

 

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Touch of Grey

Type: Room in Guest House/B&B   Sleeps: 2  
Beds:

DESCRIPTION

Spacious double room King-size/ twin beds Full en-suite bathroom with shower and antique style bath, wooden floors. Small private patio. DSTV

RATES

Low Season:

 

1 February - 28 February
1 May - 31 June
1 August - 31 November

High Season:

 

1 December - 31 January
1 March - 30 April
1 July - 31 July

  LOW SEASON HIGH SEASON
Golden Slumber

R 950.00

R 950.00

R 750.00

R 750.00

R 475.00

R 475.00

R 0.00

R 0.00

* All prices are inclusive of VAT and Tourism Levies.
* Please note that these prices are only an estimate. For more information, please make an enquiry.

ROOM FACILITIES

  Bar Fridge
  DSTV
  Hair Dryer
  Non-smoking
  Patio
  Tea & Coffee Tray
  TV

EXTRA

Children: 0 - 5 years stay free, 6 - 16 years pay 100% of the sharing rate

BATHROOM

  Bath
  En Suite
  Shower

INCLUDES

  Breakfast
  Cleaning

 

EXCLUDES

  Dinner
  Lunch
  Self Catering

 

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Sugar and Spice

Type: Room in Guest House/B&B   Sleeps: 2  
Beds: 1x Queen-sized Beds

DESCRIPTION

Luxury double suite overlooking the pool, Queen size bed, Full en-suite bathroom with bath and shower, kitchenette with self catering facilities, dining area. DSTV.

RATES

Low Season:

 

1 February - 28 February
1 May - 31 June
1 August - 31 November

High Season:

 

1 December - 31 January
1 March - 30 April
1 July - 31 July

  LOW SEASON HIGH SEASON
Golden Slumber

R 950.00

R 950.00

R 765.00

R 765.00

R 480.00

R 480.00

R 0.00

R 0.00

* All prices are inclusive of VAT and Tourism Levies.
* Please note that these prices are only an estimate. For more information, please make an enquiry.

ROOM FACILITIES

  Bar Fridge
  Dining Area
  DSTV
  Fan
  Hair Dryer
  Kitchenette
  Non-smoking
  Tea & Coffee Tray
  TV

EXTRA

Children: 0 - 5 years stay free, 6 - 16 years pay 100% of the sharing rate

BATHROOM

  Bath
  En Suite
  Shower

INCLUDES

  Breakfast
  Cleaning
  Self Catering

 

EXCLUDES

  Dinner
  Lunch

 

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Peaches and Cream

Type: Room in Guest House/B&B   Sleeps: 2  
Beds:

DESCRIPTION

Spacious double room, self-catering facilities King-size/twin beds. Full en-suite bathroom with separate shower and bath, A large sunny room with wooden floors. Balcony, DSTV.

RATES

Low Season:

 

1 February - 28 February
1 May - 31 June
1 August - 31 November

High Season:

 

1 December - 31 January
1 March - 30 April
1 July - 31 July

  LOW SEASON HIGH SEASON
Golden Slumber

R 1,000.00

R 1,000.00

R 780.00

R 780.00

R 500.00

R 500.00

R 0.00

R 0.00

* All prices are inclusive of VAT and Tourism Levies.
* Please note that these prices are only an estimate. For more information, please make an enquiry.

ROOM FACILITIES

  Bar Fridge
  DSTV
  Fan
  Hair Dryer
  Non-smoking
  Tea & Coffee Tray
  TV

EXTRA

Children: 0 - 5 years stay free, 6 - 16 years pay 100% of the sharing rate

BATHROOM

  Bath
  En Suite
  Shower

INCLUDES

  Breakfast
  Cleaning
  Self Catering

 

EXCLUDES

  Dinner
  Lunch

 

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Ebony and Ivory

Type: Room in Guest House/B&B   Sleeps: 1  
Beds: 1x Double Beds

DESCRIPTION

Standard room, Full en-suite bathroom, Antique double bed, door leading from room to patio, DSTV.

RATES

Low Season:

 

1 February - 28 February
1 May - 31 June
1 August - 31 November

High Season:

 

1 December - 31 January
1 March - 30 April
1 July - 31 July

  LOW SEASON HIGH SEASON
Ebony and Ivory

R 720.00

R 720.00

* All prices are inclusive of VAT and Tourism Levies.
* Please note that these prices are only an estimate. For more information, please make an enquiry.

ROOM FACILITIES

  DSTV
  Hair Dryer
  Non-smoking
  Patio
  Tea & Coffee Tray
  TV

EXTRA

Children: 0 - 5 years stay free, 6 - 16 years pay 100% of the sharing rate

BATHROOM

  Bath
  En Suite
  Shower

INCLUDES

  Breakfast
  Cleaning

 

EXCLUDES

  Dinner
  Lunch
  Self Catering

 

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Arum Cottage

Type: Room in Guest House/B&B   Sleeps: 2  
Beds: 1x Double Beds

DESCRIPTION

The cottage is is ideal for longer periods at reasonable rates. Kitchenette, bedroom with double bed, En-suite bathroom with shower only. Patio. DSTV.

RATES

Low Season:

 

1 February - 28 February
1 May - 31 June
1 August - 31 November

High Season:

 

1 December - 31 January
1 March - 30 April
1 July - 31 July

  LOW SEASON HIGH SEASON
Golden Slumber

R 900.00

R 900.00

R 740.00

R 740.00

R 450.00

R 450.00

R 0.00

R 0.00

* All prices are inclusive of VAT and Tourism Levies.
* Please note that these prices are only an estimate. For more information, please make an enquiry.

ROOM FACILITIES

  Bar Fridge
  Dining Area
  DSTV
  Fan
  Kitchenette
  Non-smoking
  Patio
  Tea & Coffee Tray
  TV

EXTRA

Children: 0 - 5 years stay free, 6 - 16 years pay 100% of the sharing rate

BATHROOM

  Bath
  En Suite
  Shower

INCLUDES

  Breakfast
  Cleaning
  Self Catering

 

EXCLUDES

  Dinner
  Lunch

 

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Calico Dreams

Type: Room in Guest House/B&B   Sleeps: 1  
Beds: 1x Single Beds

DESCRIPTION

Smaller budget/compact room, Single bed, en-suite bathroom with shower only, DSTV. Reasonable rates for single persons.

RATES

Low Season:

 

1 February - 28 February
1 May - 31 June
1 August - 31 November

High Season:

 

1 December - 31 January
1 March - 30 April
1 July - 31 July

  LOW SEASON HIGH SEASON
Calico Dreams

R 600.00

R 600.00

* All prices are inclusive of VAT and Tourism Levies.
* Please note that these prices are only an estimate. For more information, please make an enquiry.

ROOM FACILITIES

  Bar Fridge
  DSTV
  Fan
  Non-smoking
  Tea & Coffee Tray
  TV

EXTRA

Children: 0 - 5 years stay free, 6 - 16 years pay 100% of the sharing rate

BATHROOM

  En Suite
  Shower

INCLUDES

  Breakfast
  Cleaning
  Self Catering

 

EXCLUDES

  Dinner
  Lunch

 

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Crimson and Clover (family unit)

Type: Room in Guest House/B&B   Sleeps: 3  
Beds: 1x Queen-sized Beds,
1x Pull-out Couches

DESCRIPTION

Family unit accommodating two adults and two young children or three adults with no children. Bedroom with queen size bed and sleeper couch in lounge. Fully equiped kitchen. Diningroom with table and chairs for 4 people. DTSV in Lounge. Full bathroom with bath and shower.

RATES

Low Season:

 

1 February - 28 February
1 May - 31 June
1 August - 31 November

High Season:

 

1 December - 31 January
1 March - 30 April
1 July - 31 July

  LOW SEASON HIGH SEASON
Crimson and Clover (family unit)

R 1,200.00

R 1,200.00

* All prices are inclusive of VAT and Tourism Levies.
* Please note that these prices are only an estimate. For more information, please make an enquiry.

ROOM FACILITIES

  Bar Fridge
  DSTV
  Fan
  Fridge
  Hair Dryer
  Iron
  Non-smoking
  Tea & Coffee Tray
  TV

BATHROOM

  En Suite

INCLUDES

  Breakfast
  Cleaning
  Self Catering

 

EXCLUDES

  Dinner
  Lunch

 

SEE MORE ABOUT THIS ROOM ▼

RATES

  LOW SEASON HIGH SEASON
Golden Slumber

R 1,100.00

R 1,100.00

R 800.00

R 800.00

R 550.00

R 550.00

R 0.00

R 0.00

Shades of Blue

R 950.00

R 950.00

R 750.00

R 750.00

R 475.00

R 475.00

R 0.00

R 0.00

Touch of Grey

R 950.00

R 950.00

R 750.00

R 750.00

R 475.00

R 475.00

R 0.00

R 0.00

Sugar and Spice

R 950.00

R 950.00

R 765.00

R 765.00

R 480.00

R 480.00

R 0.00

R 0.00

Peaches and Cream

R 1,000.00

R 1,000.00

R 780.00

R 780.00

R 500.00

R 500.00

R 0.00

R 0.00

Ebony and Ivory

R 720.00

R 720.00

Arum Cottage

R 900.00

R 900.00

R 740.00

R 740.00

R 450.00

R 450.00

R 0.00

R 0.00

Calico Dreams

R 600.00

R 600.00

Crimson and Clover (family unit)

R 1,200.00

R 1,200.00


* All prices are inclusive of VAT and Tourism Levies.
* Please note that these prices are only an estimate. For more information, please make an enquiry.

Low Season:

 

1 February - 28 February
1 May - 31 June
1 August - 31 November

High Season:

 

1 December - 31 January
1 March - 30 April
1 July - 31 July

  ROOM/UNIT PRICE
  SINGLE PERSON
  PER PERSON SHARING
  CHILDREN

CANCELLATION POLICY:

A cancellation fee of 50% of the booking rate is payable should a confirmed booking be cancelled 14 days or less prior to the arrival date. In the event of premature departure or a "no show" the full extent of stay as originally booked and confirmed, will be payable. Refunds and waiver of cancellation policies are at the discretion of management and the ability to re-let rooms.

Terms and Conditions are subject to change.

LOCATION

MAP

PHYSICAL ADDRESS

15 1st Street, Melville, Johannesburg, Gauteng

GPS COORDINATES

Decimal

Latitude: -26.177959397292685
Longitude: 27.997260340771163

Non-Decimal

Latitude: 26º 10' 41'' S
Longitude: 27º 59' 50'' E

DIRECTIONS

From the Oliver Tambo International Airport

From the Oliver Tambo International Airport, take the R24 towards Johannesburg, then the N12, the M2 West and the M1 North.
On the M1 North take the Empire Road turnoff.
Turn left into Empire road.
You will pass the SABC’s offices on the left hand side of the road, here the road becomes Kingsway.
Continue with Kingsway until you get to Campus Square shopping centre on your right.
Turn right into University Road, this becomes Main Street.
Travel down Main Street until you reach the third traffic light. (Mays' Chemist will be on your left)
Turn left (this is 4th Avenue)
Keep left at the circle and drive up the hill. On top of the hill 4th Avenue becomes 1st Street
Arum Place Guest House is the third property on your right hand side.

LOCAL AREA

Melville is extremely central, only minutes away from the M1 South, M1 North highways, which leads to Sandton and Pretoria to the north and Nasrec and Gold Reef City to the south. The FNB stadium is about 20 minutes drive away. Only 30 minutes from OR Tambo and 45 minutes from Lanseria airport.

UJ is a short walking distance to the main campus in Kingsway, Wits University is nearby as well as the broadcasting studios of the SABC in Auckland Park. Milpark Hospital, Garden City Hospital, Donald Gordon Medical Centre and Helen Joseph and Charlotte Maxeke public hospitals are all within a short driving distance.

The area is also host to numerous restaurants and bars, boutique & antique shops and several shopping centres. Major tourist attractions like Soweto, the Apartheid Museum, the Hop-on-Hop-off Bus and city centre are all accessible from Arum Place Guest House