Melville Gap Guest House

Guest house

33, 1st Avenue, Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa

ExcellentBased on 72 reviews


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Reviews for Melville Gap Guest House

ExcellentBased on 72 reviews
Rating Summary
  • Cleanliness9.0
  • Comfort9.1
  • Location8.9
  • Services8.9
  • Staff9.2
  • Value for money9.0
Who stays here?
  • Families 
  • Couples most popular!
  • Groups of friends 
  • Solo travelers 
  • Business travelers 

About Melville Gap Guest House

Located in Johannesburg, 33 On First Guesthouse is an easy drive from University of the Witwatersrand and Johannesburg Zoo. It is situated a brief stroll from Campus Square Shopping Centre.


Good to Know

Distance to city centre

3.1 mi

Location rating


Nearest airport

Johannesburg OR Tambo

Distance to airport

14.8 mi



1:00 PM


10:00 AM


Free Wi-Fi


Policies vary by room type and provider.

Contact Number

+27 117 267 172

Amenities at Melville Gap Guest House

Top Features

Free airport shuttle
Free Wi-Fi
Pet friendly


  • Electric kettle
  • Entire unit located on ground floor
  • Terrace/Patio
  • Increased accessibility
  • Linens
  • Towels
  • Safety deposit box
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Free toiletries
  • Shampoo
  • Shared kitchen
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Hardwood or parquet floors
  • Heating
  • Shower
  • Physical distancing in dining areas
  • Physical distancing rules
  • First-aid kit
  • Process in place to check health of guests
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor pool
  • Socket near the bed
  • Sofa
  • CCTV outside property
  • No smoking
  • Balcony
  • Hand sanitizer in guest accommodation and key areas
  • Body soap
  • Hairdryer
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Cable or satellite TV
  • Use of cleaning chemicals that are effective against coronavirus
  • Carpeted
  • Tile/marble floor
  • Air-conditioned
  • Toilet
  • Guest accommodation is disinfected between stays
  • Toilet paper
  • All plates, cutlery, glasses and other tableware have been sanitized
  • Clothes rack
  • Trash cans
  • Plunge pool
  • TV
  • Free parking
  • Conditioner
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs
  • Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities
  • Pool view
  • Desk
  • Private bathroom
  • Garden
  • Private check-in/check-out
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • Designated smoking area
  • 24hr front desk
  • Private entrance


  • Streaming service


  • Ticket service
  • Babysitting or child care
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)

Where is Melville Gap Guest House

Most Popular Landmarks

Killarney Golf Club3.7 mi
Gold Reef City4.0 mi
Sandton City5.7 mi

FAQs when booking at Melville Gap Guest House

  • Is pricing at Melville Gap Guest House comparable to 4 star hotels in Johannesburg?

    In Johannesburg, the average nightly rate for 4 stars hotels is 81.79. The expected nightly rate for Melville Gap Guest House is around $49; a price that is 41% cheaper than the city average. HotelsCombined considers Melville Gap Guest House to be a good deal if you’re looking to stay at a 4 stars hotel in Johannesburg.

  • How close is Melville Gap Guest House to the nearest airport, Johannesburg OR Tambo?

    There are 14.8 mi between the closest airport, Johannesburg OR Tambo, and Melville Gap Guest House. The drive to the airport from the hotel should take you 29min with a normal traffic flow. It’s important to take high traffic times into consideration, especially in metropolitan areas.

  • What is the best way for guests to get from Johannesburg OR Tambo to Melville Gap Guest House?

    Melville Gap Guest House has parking for hotel guests so for most visitors spending time in Johannesburg, renting a car for around $66/day may be the best option. This will give you the ability to get to and from Johannesburg OR Tambo, and also give you the flexibility to get around the area. Taking a taxi or rideshare service from the nearest airport, Johannesburg OR Tambo, to your hotel is often the most cost effective transportation solution.

  • Is there a pool at Melville Gap Guest House?

    Yes. Many people visiting Johannesburg look for a hotel with a pool. Melville Gap Guest House has a pool on site that hotel guests may use, but be advised that hotels typically have rules in regards to pool usage.

  • What is the Melville Gap Guest House phone number?

    For questions about Melville Gap Guest House and your reservation, contact the front desk directly at +27 117 267 172.

  • Does Melville Gap Guest House have Wi-Fi available?

    Yes, Melville Gap Guest House has Wi-Fi available to hotel guests.

  • What is the check-out time at Melville Gap Guest House?

    10:00 AM. If you require a later check-out we advise discussing it with the front desk as soon as you’re able to. Check-in time is 1:00 PM.

  • How much does it cost to stay at Melville Gap Guest House, Johannesburg, South Africa?

    $45 per night is the best price found recently for a room at Melville Gap Guest House, with average deals around $49 per night. Enter your dates in the form above to see current prices.