We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
WINNER WONDERLAND
Win Big When You Book on TripAdvisor

Marben Manor Guest House

Show Prices
Book on TripAdvisor
Trusted partner. We work with to make your booking as easy as possible.
Secure payments. We use industry-leading practices to keep your information secure.
Enter dates for best prices
powered by PriceFinder
Prices from our online travel partners are not available
We can't find prices for this hotel
Our online travel partners don't provide prices for this accommodation, but we can search other options in Kempton Park
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
Management photos
Marben Manor Guest House
View Map
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers"],"js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"}},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}
Add Photo Write a Review

67 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 60: English reviews
Level Contributor
22 reviews
20 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

This is my second stay at Marben manor , which is on my corporate 's security-approved listing of lodging in Johanesburg , willem and Yvonne are wonderful host , with morning breakfast ( Yvonne did a nice fried egg ) and if you require, dinner as well in the dining hall . Nice clean and spacious rooms overlooking a swim... More 

Helpful?
Thank I8983PBjohnc
Auckland, New Zealand
Level Contributor
4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 August 2016

Our family of 5 stayed here when we arrived from New Zealand. Airport transfers were great, very welcoming people, lovely dinner and breakfast. A great place to rest after long flights. They were kind enough to store 2 bags for us for the 2 weeks we were in SA before we went on to Tanzania to climb Mt Kilimanjaro.

Helpful?
Thank ericahussona
Dunedin, New Zealand
1 review
Reviewed 7 August 2016

Very obliging hosts that went out of their way to make you feel at home. Friendly and helpful and we felt we got to know them very quickly. Airport transfers very helpful and the rooms are attractively arranged around a central pool.

Helpful?
Thank Cvrowe
Level Contributor
12 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 August 2016

stayed at the guest house for two weeks while attending a training workshop. the food and dishes prepared by the chef were great. the bar is well stocked and the rooms are great with heating facilities. most of all i liked how the owner of the guest house would always be around to chat with the guests. remember also that... More 

Helpful?
1 Thank Rukyamuzi D
Auckland, New Zealand
Level Contributor
3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 23 July 2016

Had the most pleasant stopovers at Marben Manor before and after a trip to Botswana. Great location, very close to OR Tambo yet quiet and beautiful rooms, excellent meals and really enjoyed meeting hosts Willem and Yvonne.

Helpful?
1 Thank marsha2016
Western Cape, South Africa
1 review
Reviewed 28 February 2016

Being at Marben Manor really took the "pain" out of a business trip. It was home from home with friendly and excellent service. The extra mile was no problem. I will always go there when in Johannesburg. \ Thank you.

Helpful?
Thank Claydette
Willem B, Manager at Marben Manor Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you. It was a pleasure to have had the opportunity to receive you and make you comfortable. Willem and Yvonne. More 

Durban, South Africa
Level Contributor
19 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 February 2016

Rosebank Lodge Guesthouse; Very convenient for Rosebank CBD. What a super surprise to discover this hidden away oasis of peace,with beautiful rooms, lovely garden and pool. The rooms open onto the garden. It is owner run and managed. We were warmly welcomed by Anne and shown to our very comfy quiet room which had a fridge, tea and coffee making... More 

Helpful?
1 Thank Jillbeverleyd
Level Contributor
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 31 January 2016 via mobile

I stayed here for one night to catch a plane the next day. They picked me up from the airport and drove me back free of charge. Dinner and breakfast were delicious, room was spacious and clean, hosts are wonderful. There is a pool, playground for kids, and two very mild-mannered little dogs keeping watch.

Helpful?
1 Thank Drew B
Nelspruit, South Africa
Level Contributor
7 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 December 2015 via mobile

We recently visited Joburg and stayed at Marben Manor. Their rooms are spacious and decorated nicely and the gardens are a paradise for bird watchers in a tranquil setting. Yvonne and Willem made us feel very welcome and treated us like part of the family. Truly a home away from home, we sat together during meals and exchanged stories from... More 

Helpful?
2 Thank jessican946
Nelspruit, South Africa
Level Contributor
3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 18 December 2015 via mobile

A great place to stay over. Lovely gardens with nice birdlife. Nice short drive to a near by wetland showed some lovely birdlife including greater flamingos. Great food, had a great Braai and 2 great english breakfast with all the works. Hosts are great and eat with you making a lovely atmosphere with a homely feel. Rooms are large with... More 

Helpful?
1 Thank ChimpguyJGI

44 photos of this hotel

Traveller photos: See what travellers like you saw

Viewed
All Traveller Photos (44)
Viewed
Room/Suite (8)
Viewed
Dining (5)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (12)
Viewed
Pool/Beach Area (6)
Viewed
Bathroom (2)
Viewed
Family/Play Areas (1)
Viewed
Other (10)
Check In Check Out
Hotels you might also like...
Travellers also viewed these Kempton Park hotels
2.0 mi away
The Aviator Hotel OR Tambo
The Aviator Hotel OR Tambo
#12 of 25 in Kempton Park
388 reviews
2.5 mi away
Premier Hotel OR Tambo
Premier Hotel OR Tambo
#4 of 25 in Kempton Park
1,616 reviews
2.6 mi away
Protea Hotel by Marriott OR Tambo Airport
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
3.8 mi away
Peermont D'oreale Grande at Emperors Palace
3.0 mi away
City Lodge Hotel OR Tambo Airport
4.9 mi away
African Rock Hotel
African Rock Hotel
#3 of 25 in Kempton Park
294 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices

Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Tennis Court
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
  • Free Breakfast
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Affordable luxury accommodation in a rural setting offering free English breakfast. Away from the city noises, but conveniently close to Johannesburg Airport and all other major routes to Johannesburg, Pretoria and Mpumalanga. Home cooked dinners availabe upon request. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Marben Manor Guest House

Address: 163 Bon Cretion Street | Pomona, Kempton Park 1619, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Gauteng > Greater Johannesburg > Kempton Park
Number of rooms: 7
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Marben Manor Guest House staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travellers prefer

“They are all good- small suburban B&B.”
 of 5 bubbles BlueDawg2014, 17 Jul 2014 | Read review
“All rooms were located around the pool/garden with a small patio with bistro set for early morning coffee or late afternoon tea.”
  • Room 3
 of 5 bubbles doggies7, 19 Oct 2013 | Read review
“All the rooms are lovely!”
 of 5 bubbles Nancy-PeterG, 15 Apr 2013 | Read review
“Our group had 4 rooms - any of their rooms would be perfect!”
 of 5 bubbles LizTitus1968, 8 Nov 2012 | Read review
4 of 4