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Lisbon, Portugal
Reviewed 21 April 2012

We stayed there 1 week after the new owner, Louis, took over this Guesthouse. The former owner didn't refurbish or renew anything in the past years. So we arrived directly in a "construction area", because the booking information was not forwarded by the former owner to Louis. Nevertheless he gave us a friendly welcome and took care of our rooms...

Thank Worldcitizen_12
Vancouver, Canada
Reviewed 10 November 2011

Greatstays, with its easy proximity to the airport, is the perfect place for your arrival in or departure from South Africa. Ronnie Steyn is a superb host, looking after his guests with friendly hospitality that will ease you into your visit or supply a fitting finale to your trip. The rooms are tasteful and comfortable, situated off of a quiet,...

Thank Michael S
Reviewed 3 October 2011

Greatstay's is a home from home and no wonder with the friendliness and excellent service, beautiful rooms they offer.

Thank joma_vdmerwe
Cape Town Central, South Africa
Reviewed 2 October 2011

A real home away from home with every stay over. Great value for money. Service is great. Friendly, supportive staff. Ease off access to nearby restaurants, shopping centre, airport and motorway.

Thank Marsel O
Rome, Italy
Reviewed 1 October 2011

No other place away from home for a world traveler like myself, comes near the excellence that Ronnie and his team provides. Having resided in Stockholm, Washington DC and now Rome in Italy, Greatstays had a great deal to compete with. My business trips and family holidays have always brought us to Ronnie's charming niche in a bustling metropolis and...

1Thank Theophilus v
Cologne, Germany
Reviewed 13 June 2011

it's quite interesting to find out that of the eight previous posters two (equalling 25%) have made the same experience as I: my initial payment for a single bed / one night was deducted right after by booking, eight months in advance which was fine with me; however, a couple of weeks before my scheduled arrival the full amount was...

Thank olivernorwellhardy
Ronnie S, Manager at Greatstays Guest House, responded to this review

Client's credit card was refunded as we were holding a double booking for this client in our booking system for which the 1st nights payment is automatically charged to the client's credit card, the client was informed about this and also understood that it was a mistake of a double booking. With regards the client/s sweater that he left at...

Auckland Region, New Zealand
Reviewed 11 May 2011

free fast internet service breakfast is very sumbtuous host Ronnie is very helpful and hospitable lovely home away from home within easy walk of Edenvale Shops Handy to motorway and airport

Thank colondoctor
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 2 May 2011

Its such a shame to write this because our stay was quite nice, from the room quality, down to the service and breakfast on offer. However upon our return home, my father advised me that his credit card had been deducted double the amount for the 2 rooms we had for 4 nights. I promptly emailed Ronny the owner who...

1Thank m_hazza
Ronnie S, Manager at Greatstays Guest House, responded to this review

Client/s credit card was refunded, and we did apologised for this double payment which was an error on our booking site. We've noted the clients comments about their nice stay with us for which we thank them as well and really feel bad that this matter about their credit card being charged twice because of an error took so long...

The Hague, The Netherlands
Reviewed 24 January 2011

Greatstays is Bed and Breakfast close to Tambo airport in Johannesburg. Many travellers use this place to spend one or two nights after arrival of before catching a flight. We had booked this accommodation for two nights in November at the start of a four week holiday to South-Africa. Upon our arrival late at night we were met by the...

Thank Will de d
Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 1 December 2010

Thank you for helping to make the "nigh before her wedding" a relaxing evening for our friend. She and her mom enjoyed their stay at your guesthouse very much and although it is situated in the middle of a subburb it was quite and relaxing after a hettic day of running around doing the finishing touches for the big day....

Thank AJon_12

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Greatstays Guest House is a centrally located, exclusive guest house located 5 minutes from the Johannesburg International OR Tambo airport. Our aim is to ensure you have a great stay whilst here in Johannesburg. At the house we have a pool and garden to relax together with all facilities to ensure you have a great stay. Wireless internet, fax and printing facilities are available. If traveling without your laptop, we have a pc available for guest use to check on email and surf the web. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Greatstays Guest House

Address: 8 Partridge Avenue | Highways Gardens, Edenvale 1609, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Gauteng > Greater Johannesburg > Edenvale
Price Range: £28 - £34 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Greatstays Guest House 3*
Number of rooms: 3
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“Pool area - more light & spacious rooms”
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