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Medical Elective Student Accommodation: Baragwanath & Johannesburg hospitals

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Holiday Rental House -
5 Bedrooms , 3 Bathrooms , Sleeps 11
Johannesburg, Greater Johannesburg, Gauteng
The house is perfect for medical students and doctors undertaking clinical electives or fellowships at Chris Hani Baragwanath Hospital and Charlotte Maxeke Hospital.

The owner is an honorary game ranger and full-time consultant physician at Chris Hani Baragwanath Hospital and has been hosting international students for the past 10 years during which 290 medics from 31 countries have made Swanage their home.

Sandringham is the second safest suburb in Johannesburg; it is safe to run and cycle in the neighbourhood. It is well-located, with the nearest grocery store 200m away. Sandton is a short 15-minute drive for the shopping mall, night clubs and restaurants. The O.R. Tambo International Airport is 17 minutes away.

We are 25 minutes' drive from Chris Hani Baragwanath Hospital and 12 minutes from Charlotte Maxeke Hospital. Parking is...
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About the Owner
Alan P
Languages spoken:English, French
Response Rate:85%
Response Time:Within a day
Listed Since:May 2016
Interaction with guests
Alan is on hand to help you plan your holidays and give local advice of what to see and where to go. You will have access to a printer free of charge. On weekends for those relaxing in the house we often have a communal meal to celebrate the end of a week's work.
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Reviewed 19 September 2018

I stayed at Swanage for 5 weeks during my elective at Baragwanath Hospital. The house is wonderful and provides everything you could possibly need during your stay. The grounds are beautiful too, with a swimming pool, pond and BBQ area. Your stay will be made...More

Thank LizO409
Reviewed 31 August 2018

Alan's place will become your second home. It is warm and welcoming, and the neighbourhood is very safe, as is the drive to the hospital. Alan will do everything in his power to make you feel safe and happy while you are there. He is...More

Thank Miss Charne Q
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Reviewed 28 August 2018

"safe" isn't exactly the first word that springs to people's minds when you tell them you're going to Johannesburg - but my goodness, I felt safe during my elective month at Swanage! Alan will welcome you with open arms into his home, encouraging house dinners...More

Thank gemgemmm_
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (16)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(5)
  • DVD Player
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (3)
  • Grill
  • Highchair
  • Housekeeping Included
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (10)
  • Microwave
  • Patio
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
  • Secure Parking
  • Shared Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
  • Single Beds:(1)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 2:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
Minimum stay 10 days. Price is per person per night, 10% price reduction for those sharing a room. Owner's bedroom and study are private areas. Children over the age are 12...
    3 Full baths
    1 Twin
    5 Fulls
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  • Damage Deposit: £174 / stay - Deposit
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About the neighbourhood
Swanage is 200m from a medium sized Spar and next to a park.
Car recommended
How to get there
Airport: Oliver Tambo: 19.0 km
Railway: Malborough Gautrain: 8.0 km
We are 15 minutes from the airport.
The cheapest and quickest way to Swanage is by Uber.
As there are more than one Victoria Roads in Johannesburg, be sure to specify SANDRINGHAM.
The rental car company Kinetics has been helping Swanage residents for 10 years and they will come personally to the house with a vehicle and sign you up with a vehicle. Those staying in Swanage get a 5% dicsount, unlimited km's and personal service.
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Golf Course Is On Site Or Within 15 Mins Walk, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby.
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