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Overview of Arum Place Guest House

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Terrace/patio
Seasonal outdoor pool
Seasonal outdoor pool
Seasonal outdoor pool
Balcony

Arum Place Guest House

3.5 out of 5

4.8/5 Exceptional

Guests rated this property 4.8/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Breakfast included
  • Laundry
  • Housekeeping
  • 24/7 Front Desk

Explore the area

    Popular LocationUniversity of Johannesburg14 min walk
    Popular LocationJohannesburg Botanical Garden7 min drive
    Popular LocationUniversity of Witwatersrand7 min drive
    AirportJohannesburg (JNB-O.R. Tambo Intl.)34 min drive

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  • Luxury Room (Sugar and Spice)

    Room amenities

    • 323 sq ft
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Queen Bed
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  • Luxury Room (Golden Slumber )

    Room amenities

    • 323 sq ft
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 King Bed
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  • Luxury Room

    Room amenities

    • 344 sq ft
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 King Bed
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  • Comfort Cottage, 1 Double Bed

    Room amenities

    • 258 sq ft
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Double Bed
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  • Luxury Room (Shades of Blue )

    Room amenities

    • 301 sq ft
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 King Bed
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  • Economy Double Room

    Room amenities

    • 215 sq ft
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Double Bed
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  • Luxury Room (Touch of Grey)

    Room amenities

    • 291 sq ft
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 King Bed
    More detailsLuxury Room (Touch of Grey)
  • Family Apartment, 1 Bedroom

    Room amenities

    • 861 sq ft
    • Sleeps 4
    • 1 Double Bed and 1 Single Sofa Bed OR 1 Large Single Bed
    More detailsFamily Apartment, 1 Bedroom

About this area

Johannesburg

Located in Johannesburg, Arum Place Guest House is in the suburbs and in the mountains. South African Museum of Military History and Apartheid Museum are cultural highlights, and travellers looking to shop may want to visit Neighbourgoods Market and Sandton City Mall. Looking to enjoy an event or a match while in town? See what's going on at First National Bank Stadium.
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • University of Johannesburg - 14 min walk
  • Emmarentia Dam - 6 min drive
  • Johannesburg Zoo - 7 min drive
  • Johannesburg Botanical Garden - 7 min drive
  • University of Witwatersrand - 7 min drive

Getting around

  • Johannesburg Park Station - 18 min drive
  • Ellis Park Station - 18 min drive
  • AirportJohannesburg (JNB-O.R. Tambo Intl.) - 34 min drive

Restaurants

  • The Catz Pyjamas - 6 min walk
  • Picobella - 11 min walk
  • Mugg & Bean - 14 min walk
  • Bambanani - 15 min walk
  • Cafe Mexicho - 15 min walk

About this property

Arum Place Guest House

Suburban Johannesburg guesthouse in Greater Johannesburg Metropolitan Area, near University of Johannesburg
Along with coffee/tea in a common area, this guesthouse has a seasonal outdoor pool and concierge services. Free cooked-to-order breakfast, free WiFi in public areas and a free area shuttle are also provided. Additionally, dry cleaning, laundry facilities and a 24-hour front desk are on-site. All rooms are soundproofed and offer free WiFi and free bottled water. For a bit of entertainment, plasma TVs come with satellite channels, and guests can also appreciate conveniences like fridges and microwaves.
Arum Place Guest House offers 9 forms of accommodation with a safe and complimentary bottles of water. Beds feature Egyptian cotton sheets and premium bedding. Fridges and microwaves are provided. Bathrooms include complimentary toiletries and hairdryers.

Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. 60-cm Plasma televisions come with premium satellite channels. Housekeeping is offered on a daily basis and hypo-allergenic bedding can be requested.

Recreational amenities at the guest house include a seasonal outdoor pool.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • No on-site parking available
  • Return airport shuttle (surcharge) from 6 AM to 11 PM
  • Airport shuttle on request
  • Free local area shuttle

Food and drink

  • Free cooked-to-order breakfast available 7 AM–10 AM on weekdays and 8 AM–10 AM on weekends
  • Coffee/tea in a common area

Things to do

  • Seasonal outdoor pool

Family friendly

  • Dry cleaning service
  • Free area shuttle
  • Laundry facilities
  • Microwave
  • Fridge
  • Seasonal outdoor pool
  • Soundproofed rooms

Conveniences

  • No lifts

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry-cleaning service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Tour/ticket assistance

Languages spoken

  • Afrikaans
  • English
  • Zulu

Outdoors

  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Garden
  • Terrace

Accessibility

  • If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility
  • Step-free path to entrance
  • Wheelchair-accessible concierge desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible lounge
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)

More

  • Designated smoking areas

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Egyptian cotton sheets
  • Heating
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding
  • Linens
  • Premium bedding

Bathroom

  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Shampoo
  • Soap
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • 60-cm plasma TV
  • Premium channels
  • Satellite channels

Food and drink

  • Electric kettle
  • Free bottled water
  • Free tea bags/instant coffee
  • Microwave
  • Fridge

More

  • Desk
  • Electrical adapters/chargers
  • Guidebooks/recommendations
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Restaurant dining guide
  • Safe
  • Soundproofing

Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Early check-in subject to availability
Express check-in
Minimum check-in age - 16

Check-out

Check-out before 11 AM
Late check-out subject to availability
Express check-out

Special check-in instructions

To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 24 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation
If you are planning to arrive after 8 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation
Guests planning to arrive outside of normal check-in hours must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions; front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

No pets or service animals allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Kids stay free! One child stays free when using existing bedding
Rollaway/extra beds are not available.

Payment types at the property

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Airport shuttle fee: ZAR 400 per vehicle (one-way)

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
No on-site parking is available
The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation
This property accepts credit cards and debit cards; cash is not accepted
This property reserves the right to pre-authorise the guest's credit card prior to arrival.

We should mention

This property's policy is to refuse certain bookings for the purpose of group events or parties, including stag and hen parties
This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply); guests must contact the property with arrival details before travel, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
The seasonal pool will be open from September to November
Pool access available from 11:00 AM to 6:00 PM
Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms
No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property

Property is also known as

Arum Place Guest House Hotel Melville
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Frequently asked questions

Does Arum Place Guest House have a pool?
Yes, this property has a seasonal outdoor pool. Pool access is from 11:00 AM to 6:00 PM.
How much does it cost to stay at Arum Place Guest House?
As of 18 Jan 2021, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at Arum Place Guest House on 31 Jan 2021 start from £46, including taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.
Is Arum Place Guest House pet-friendly?
No, pets are not allowed at this property.
How much is parking at Arum Place Guest House?
Arum Place Guest House doesn't offer parking.
What time is check-in at Arum Place Guest House?
Check-in is from 10:00 AM - 8:00 PM.
What time is check-out at Arum Place Guest House?
Checkout is at 11 AM.
Does Arum Place Guest House provide a shuttle to the airport?
Yes, there's an airport shuttle. A fee of ZAR 400 per vehicle, one-way, applies.
Where is Arum Place Guest House located?
Located in Greater Johannesburg Metropolitan Area, this guesthouse is 0.7 mi (1.2 km) from University of Johannesburg, and within 6 mi (10 km) of Constitution Hill and South African Museum of Military History. Neighbourgoods Market and First National Bank Stadium are also within 6 mi (10 km).
4.8
Exceptional
Rating 5 - Excellent. 27 out of 33 reviews
5 - Excellent 82%
Rating 4 - Good. 6 out of 33 reviews
4 - Good 18%
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4.8/5

Cleanliness

4.8/5

Staff & service

4.7/5

Amenities

4.7/5

Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with group
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Stayed 3 nights in Mar 2020

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with group
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Arum is a Gift from Gift
The place was awesome. You could tell a lot of attention and thought was put into the details of how to make this comfortable and aesthetically pleasing. Gift was a great host. I would highly recommend this place to everyone.
Stayed 3 nights in Mar 2020

4/5 Good

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Good and convenient
Stayed 1 night in Aug 2019

4/5 Good

Business traveller
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Nice personalized rooms. The bed was warm and the breakfast was lovely.
Stayed 2 nights in Jun 2019

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
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wonderful property ...terracing outside room to relax ...very quiet... owner was happy to take us to a local restaurant and collect us .....10 mins walk to shopping mall ... 15 mins walk to Melville ...
Stayed 1 night in May 2019

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