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32-cm plasma TV with satellite channels
Premium bedding, pillow top beds, iron/ironing board, free WiFi
Premium bedding, pillow top beds, iron/ironing board, free WiFi
Premium bedding, pillow top beds, iron/ironing board, free WiFi

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1 review

Popular amenities

Free WiFi
Parking included
24/7 Front Desk

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Professionally cleaned
  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Sheets and towels washed at 60°C


Explore the area

Popular LocationEllis Park Stadium10 min walk
Popular LocationStandard Bank Gallery2 min drive
Popular LocationJohannesburg City Hall11 min drive
AirportJohannesburg (JNB-O.R. Tambo Intl.)25 min drive

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  • City Apartment (South)

    Room amenities

    • 237 sq ft
    • Studio
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Double Bed
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  • City Studio

    Room amenities

    • 344 sq ft
    • Studio
    • 1 bathroom
    • Sleeps 2
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  • City Apartment (North)

    Room amenities

    • 237 sq ft
    • Studio
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Queen Bed
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  • City Studio, Courtyard View, Courtyard Area

    Room amenities

    • 344 sq ft
    • Studio
    • 1 bathroom
    • Sleeps 2
    More detailsCity Studio, Courtyard View, Courtyard Area

About this area


Located in Johannesburg's Downtown Johannesburg neighbourhood, Main Street Life is in the city centre. Travellers eager for a bit of culture can stop by Apartheid Museum, while those who have shopping on the agenda may want to visit Gold Reef City and Carlton Centre. Looking to enjoy an event or a game while in town? See what's happening at Ellis Park Stadium or Johannesburg Stadium.
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Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Ellis Park Stadium - 10 min walk
  • Standard Bank Gallery - 2 min drive
  • Turbine Hall - 3 min drive
  • Hillbrow Telkom Tower - 4 min drive
  • Johannesburg City Hall - 11 min drive

Getting around

  • Ellis Park Station - 9 min walk
  • Johannesburg Park Station - 15 min drive
  • AirportJohannesburg (JNB-O.R. Tambo Intl.) - 25 min drive


  • The Nine Barrels - 5 min walk
  • Treviso Cafe - 14 min walk
  • Khona Daa - 19 min walk
  • Daleahs Eatery - 3 min drive
  • The Orbit - 4 min drive

About this property

Main Street Life

3.5-star Johannesburg aparthotel in Downtown Johannesburg, near Carlton Centre
3 restaurants, a 24-hour front desk and ATM/banking services are available at this smoke-free aparthotel. Self parking is free. Each apartment provides a plasma TV with satellite channels, plus a kitchenette with a fridge, a hob and a microwave. Comforts include a pillowtop bed and premium bedding, and guests will also appreciate thoughtful touches, such as a pillow menu and bathrobes.
Main Street Life offers 2 forms of accommodation which are accessible via exterior corridors and feature complimentary bottles of water and coffee/tea makers. Pillowtop beds feature premium bedding. A pillow menu is available. Accommodation at this 3.5-star aparthotel has kitchenettes with fridges, hobs, microwaves and kitchenware and utensils. Bathrooms include a shower with a rainfall showerhead, bathrobes and complimentary toiletries.

This Johannesburg aparthotel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. 32-cm Plasma televisions come with premium satellite channels. Housekeeping is offered on a daily basis and an iron/ironing board can be requested.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Property is professionally cleaned
Disinfectant is used to clean the property
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities


  • Free WiFi

Parking and transport

  • Free self-parking
  • Accessible parking


  • Fridge
  • Hob
  • Microwave
  • Cookware/dishes/utensils
  • Electric kettle
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Cleaning supplies


  • 3 restaurants


  • Premium bedding
  • Pillow-top mattress
  • Pillow menu
  • Bed sheets provided


  • Shower
  • Rainfall shower head
  • Soap
  • Towels provided
  • Bathrobes
  • Free toiletries
  • Shampoo
  • Toilet paper


  • 32-cm plasma TV with satellite service


  • Heating
  • Fan


  • Service animals only (pets not allowed)


  • If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Lift
  • Wheelchair accessible (with limits)
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Smoke-free property

Services and conveniences

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Electrical adapters/chargers
  • Luggage storage
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
  • ATM/banking services
  • Free bottled water
  • 24-hour front desk

Location highlights

  • In the business district
  • In the city centre


  • 2 rooms
  • Access via exterior corridors



Check-in between 2:00 PM and midnight
Early check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 18


Check-out before 10:00 AM

Special check-in instructions

Guests planning to arrive outside of normal check-in hours will receive an email with check-in instructions and key retrieval information; front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk, key retrieval


Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome

Important information

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a 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
Noise-free guestrooms cannot be guaranteed

Property is also known as

Main Street Life Aparthotel
Main Street Life Johannesburg
Main Street Life Aparthotel Johannesburg

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at Main Street Life and receive a full refund?
Yes, Main Street Life offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to Main Street Life cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
How much does it cost to stay at Main Street Life?
As of 23 Oct 2020, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at Main Street Life on 31 Oct 2020 start from £31, 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 Main Street Life pet-friendly?
No, only service animals are welcome at the property.
How much is parking at Main Street Life?
Self-parking is free at this property.
What time is check-in at Main Street Life?
Check-in is from 2:00 PM to midnight.
What time is check-out at Main Street Life?
Checkout is at 10:00 AM.
Where is Main Street Life located?
Located in Downtown Johannesburg, this aparthotel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Arts on Main and Carlton Centre. University of Witwatersrand is 2.4 mi (3.8 km) away. Ellis Park Station is 9 minutes by foot.

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