Arum Place Guest House - Johannesburg

15 1St Street, Johannesburg, South Africa  show map
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Arum Place Guest House - Johannesburg

Wi-Fi
Parking

On-site parking

Kitchen facilities

Refrigerator

Electric kettle

Cookware/ Kitchen utensils

Air conditioning

Central heating

Shuttle

Paid airport shuttle

TV

Flat-screen TV

Laundry
Check-in/ Check-out

Express check-in/ -out

Overview

Guests of Johannesburg will have a nice stay at Arum Place Guest House apartment. Guests can make use of airport transfer, room service and ironing service onsite.

A 15-minute walk will take you to Melville Koppies. Johannesburg city center is 6 km away. Guests can dine in Catz Pyjamas and Giles located within a 5-minute walk of the property.

35 minutes' drive from OR Tambo airport.

Rooms

This apartment comprises of 7 rooms with antique decor and such comforts as an in-room safe, a mini bar, a wardrobe, a sofa and a dishwasher. The rooms are featured with luxury furnishing. There are bedroom facilities including pillow-top mattresses, electric blankets and down pillows. The property offers an open bathroom fitted with a bathtub and a bidet.

Eat & Drink

Guests can make use of a microwave, a kettle, a stove, an oven and a toaster.

Relax

The venue provides a balcony. Barbeque grills and a golf course are among available leisure options. Beach facilities include beach chairs and towels.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire apartment for free.

Guest Parking

Private parking is possible on site for free.

Number of rooms:   7.

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Facilities

General

  • No smoking on site
  • Wi-Fi
  • On-site parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • Express check-in/ -out
  • Concierge desk
  • No pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Luggage storage

Sports & Fitness

  • Golf course

Services

  • Paid airport shuttle
  • City shuttle service
  • Room service
  • Housekeeping
  • Laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Tours/Ticket assistance

Dining facilities

  • Bed and breakfast
  • Coffee/Tea in lobby

Children's facilities

  • Cribs/ Baby cots

Leisure facilities

  • Seasonal outdoor pool
  • Beach chairs
  • Sun terrace
  • Garden area
  • BBQ facilities
  • Leisure/ TV room

Room view

  • Garden view

Room facilities

  • Central heating
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Patio
  • Terrace
  • Balcony
  • Fan/ Extractor
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • In-room desk
  • Ironing facilities

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Separate tub and shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Room toiletries

Self-catering

  • Refrigerator
  • Electric kettle
  • Cookware/ Kitchen utensils

Bedroom

  • Electric blankets

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

CHECK-IN / CHECK-OUT

Check-in from 2 pm FREE
Check-out 08:00-11:00 FREE

Children and extra beds

All children
0 - 3 years
Existing bedding FREE
Extra bed FREE
All children
4 - 12 years
Extra bed 50 % of the room stay
All children
13 - 18 years
Extra bed 60 % of the room stay
Children above
18 years or adults
Extra bed 80 % of the room stay
One child
Extra bed 60 % of the room stay
There are no extra beds provided in a room. 
Maximum capacity of cribs and extra beds depends on the room you book. Please check room details before you make a reservation.

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

How to reach apartment

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Apartment Address:

15 1St Street, Johannesburg, South Africa

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City Center
  • Johannesburg
    3.6 mi
Airports
Train Stations
  • Fordsburg
    2.0 mi
  • Ellis Park Railway Station
    4.1 mi
Underground stations
  • Gautrain Park Station
    2.8 mi
  • Gautrain Rosebank Station
    3.7 mi
Restaurants
  • Catz Pyjamas (cuisine: Vegetarian)
    1400 ft
  • Giles
    2300 ft
Apartment details
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until 08:00-11:00 
  • Number of rooms:
    7

Rooms and availability

Arum Place Guest House photos Room
Double or Twin Room
  • Room size:

    305 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Bathtub
    • + More
  • General:Safe deposit box
  • Patio
  • Work desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Fan
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Parquet floor
  • Entire unit located on ground floor
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Linen
  • Electric blankets
  • Dining:Electric kettle
  • Microwave
  • Toaster
  • Refrigerator
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
  • Radio
Room Description:

Featuring a patio, this spacious room has wooden floors and furniture. It includes a satellite TV and fridge. The large en-suite bathroom comes with an antique style bath.

Arum Place Guest House photos Room
Executive Suite
Garden view
  • Room size:

    475 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Coffee machine
    • Bathtub
    • + More
  • General:Safe deposit box
  • Terrace
  • Patio
  • Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Fan
  • Carpeted floor
  • Private entrance
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Entire unit located on ground floor
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Linen
  • Sofa
  • Electric blankets
  • Dining:Electric kettle
  • Dining area
  • Kitchenette
  • Microwave
  • Toaster
  • Refrigerator
  • Kitchenware
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
  • DVD player
  • Radio
Room Description:

Featuring a patio, this very spacious unit has a private en-suite bathroom with antique style bath and free toiletries. The bedroom has a satellite TV and DVD player and the kitchenette offers a microwave, fridge, kitchenware and a dining area.

Arum Place Guest House photos Room
Suite Garden View
Garden view
  • Room size:

    410 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Coffee machine
    • Bathtub
    • + More
  • General:Patio
  • Work desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Fan
  • Private entrance
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Parquet floor
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs only
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Linen
  • Electric blankets
  • Dining:Electric kettle
  • Dining area
  • Kitchenette
  • Microwave
  • Toaster
  • Refrigerator
  • Kitchenware
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
  • Radio
Room Description:

Featuring a patio overlooking the pool, this spacious room has a satellite TV and private en-suite bathroom with free toiletries. There is a dining area in the kitchenette, which also offers a microwave, fridge and kitchenware.

Arum Place Guest House photos Room
Deluxe Double Room
  • Room size:

    435 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Bathtub
    • + More
  • General:Safe deposit box
  • Patio
  • Work desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Fan
  • Carpeted floor
  • Private entrance
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Entire unit located on ground floor
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Linen
  • Electric blankets
  • Dining:Electric kettle
  • Microwave
  • Toaster
  • Refrigerator
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
  • Radio
Room Description:

Featuring a patio, this very spacious room comes with a king-size bed and is decorated in neutral colours, with modern furniture. It includes a flat-screen satellite TV, fridge and open plan bathroom with an large oval bathtub and free toiletries.

Arum Place Guest House photos Room
Luxury Double Suite
  • Room size:

    345 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Coffee machine
    • Bathtub
    • Balcony
    • + More
  • General:Safe deposit box
  • Work desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Fan
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Parquet floor
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs only
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Linen
  • Electric blankets
  • Dining:Electric kettle
  • Dining area
  • Kitchenette
  • Microwave
  • Toaster
  • Refrigerator
  • Kitchenware
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
  • Radio
Room Description:

Featuring a small balcony, this very spacious room is decorated in neutral colours, with antique furniture. It includes a flat-screen TV with satellite, and an en-suite bathroom with free toiletries. It includes a self-catering kitchenette comes with fridge, microwave and kitchenware.

Arum Place Guest House photos Exterior Hotel information
Classic Single Room
  • Room size:

    220 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    1 person

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Bathtub
    • + More
  • General:Patio
  • Work desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Fan
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Parquet floor
  • Entire unit located on ground floor
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Linen
  • Electric blankets
  • Dining:Electric kettle
  • Microwave
  • Toaster
  • Refrigerator
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
  • Radio
Room Description:

This single room has an en suite bathroom and opens onto a patio. It is equipped with a flat-screen TV offering satellite channels as well as a fridge and microwave.

Arum Place Guest House photos Exterior Hotel information
Deluxe Family Room
  • Room size:

    865 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Coffee machine
    • Bathtub
    • + More
  • General:Safe deposit box
  • Terrace
  • Patio
  • Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Fan
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Parquet floor
  • Entire unit located on ground floor
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Linen
  • Sofa
  • Electric blankets
  • Dining:Electric kettle
  • Dining area
  • Kitchen unit
  • Microwave
  • Toaster
  • Refrigerator
  • Kitchenware
  • Stove
  • Oven
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
  • Radio
Room Description:

This self-catering unit offers a bedroom with an en suite bathroom, a lounge with a sofa bed and a fully-equipped kitchen.

Arum Place Guest House Location

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What's nearby

Tourist attractions

  • Johannesburg (Park) Train Station2.5 mi

Places of interest

  • Johannesburg Chamber of Commerce and Industry1.5 mi
  • Alberts Farm Conservancy2.3 mi
  • Market Theatre flea market2.4 mi
  • Neighbourgoods Market2.5 mi
  • Clearwater mall2.5 mi
  • German Chamber of Commerce and Industry2.9 mi

Train stations

  • Fordsburg1.9 mi

Shopping areas

  • Campus Square Shopping Centre2300 ft
  • Oriental Plaza2.3 mi

Amusement

  • zoolake bowling club2.5 mi

Monuments and Landmarks

  • Emmarentia Dam1.8 mi
  • Nelson Mandela Bridge2.6 mi

Stadiums

  • Orlando Stadium5.9 mi

Museums

  • Constitution Hill2.9 mi

Parks

  • Melville Koppies Nature Reserve4600 ft
  • Johannesburg Botanical Gardens1.4 mi

Arboretum, Green spaces, Zoos

  • Johannesburg Zoo2.5 mi

Theaters

  • The Civic Theatre2.7 mi

Business areas

  • Radiopark studios5000 ft

Golf courses and Country clubs

  • Parkview Golf Club1.7 mi

Underground stations

  • Gautrain Park Station2.7 mi

Public parking

Local attractions

  • Jan van Riebeeck Park1.8 mi
    Emmarentia, Johannesburg
  • Johannesburg Zoo2.4 mi
    Upper Park Road near Jan Smuts, Johannesburg
  • Melville2.7 mi
    JohannesburgSouth Africa
  • Origins Centre2.2 mi
    Enoch Sontonga Avenue, Johannesburg
  • Museum Africa2.7 mi
    121 Bree St, Johannesburg

Near the apartment

  • Melville Koppies3700 ft
    Judith Rd. and DF Malan Dr., Johannesburg

    Restaurants nearby

    • Catz Pyjamas1400 ft

      Address: 12 Main rd, Melville
      Phone: +(27)117268596

      77% likes this, based on 35 reviews
      Cuisine: Vegetarian

    • News Cafe Melville2400 ft

      Address: Shop 1, Campus Square Shopping Cntr. Cnr Kingsway & University rd. Oakland Park, Melville
      Phone: +27 11 726 3748

      61% likes this, based on 8 reviews
      Cuisine: Contemporary, International, Healthy
      Price Range: USD 5 - USD 15

    • Giles2300 ft

      Address: 9 Grafton Avenue

      70% likes this, based on 43 reviews

    • Cafe Picobella2900 ft

      Address: No 66, 4th Avenue Mellville
      Phone: 482 4309

      64% likes this, based on 40 reviews
      Cuisine: Italian

    Apartment details
    • Check-in:
      from  2 pm
    • Check-out:
      until 08:00-11:00 
    • Number of rooms:
      7

    Arum Place Guest House Reviews

    Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Arum Place Guest House

    Average guest rating

    9.2out of 10
    Superb
    Based on 36 reviews

    Guest reviews

    • Older travelers
      9.6

      Our hosts, Gladys and David, were the most accommodating, thoughtful poeple one could hope for. They went beyond the call of duty, picking us up in the evening after dinners out, making last minute arrangements for a Soweto toru when the one we booked failed to materialize. Breakfasts were high quality, cooked to order and varied for each of the four days we staryed. We would return in a heartbeat.

      In particularly hot weather, we missed air conditioning, but were offered a fan which was quite adequate.

    • Group of friends
      9.6

      The hosts were amazing- they went above and beyond to make our stay amazing. Kudos to Gladys and David.

    • Single
      9.6

      I got a lot more than I expected- on top of the nice room, the Hosts were exceptional

    • Single
      10.0

      nice people, clean, close to Melville. FREE PICK UP from airport train. They were great people!

    • Single
      9.6

      The heated bed was just amazing! My bathroom in Ebony and Ivory room was always super clean. I felt relaxed the whole time. Its certainly home away from home. I will stay at Arum whenever am in the city. Will sspread the news!!! Breakfast was always fresh and timely.

      There was nothing not to like!! The dogs scared me a bit when I just came in....they turned out to be very harmless.

    • Group of friends
      9.6

      Just book it! It is an amazing place to stay. The owners are the best. The rooms are big and really comfortable, so as the bathroom.

    • Group of friends
      10.0

      The owners are amazing human beings that really care for their guest. The Guest house is beautiful with a feeling of home. They spare no detail, in the beautiful rooms with large bathrooms you have all the amenities you will ever need, including a refrigerator stocked daily with water, Juice and sodas. You can also make tea or coffee in your room with real milk and delicious cookies. Breakfast is a delicious feast. The other owners, the doggies are extremely cute and well behaved. You will not resist petting them.

      Nothing 5 stars, I can't wait to come back and stay.

    • Older travelers
      10.0

      We were picked up at the airport by Arum host and brought to the guest house. The premium room had outstanding facilities, including a heated bed, especially beneficial for the cool evenings of late winter, early spring. Hosts assisted with some of our tour arrangements. All in all an outstanding experience at Arum Guest House. Breakfasts were fantastic.

    • Single
      10.0

      A very plush room which was very reasonably priced. The atmosphere is one of being at home and very very relaxing. Quiet neighbourhood but very close to the bars and restaurants of Melville. The owners are incredibly friendly and go out of their way to help you if you need assistance. A place I will be recommending to all of my friends if they evert come to johannesburg.

    • Couple
      10.0

      We felt at home here in the suite. The place is very cozy and it was great to be there while it was snowing outside. We will be back

    • Couple
      9.6

      The owners were wonderful! They drive us out to restaurants in the evenings & picked us up plus helped us organize trips. It seemed that nothing was too much trouble. Room was beautiful & the breakfast was fantastic.

    • Older travelers
      10.0

      Knowledgeable and friendly hosts who could not do enough for us. Very good hosts.

    • Single
      9.6

      Lovely place to stay in Johannesburg. Hosts are incredibly friendly and helpful. Rooms are super nice and the breakfasts delicious. Would definitely recommend.

    • Older travelers
      10.0

      It was unbelievable. The owners and staff were very friendly. The room or should I say suite was exceptional. It was pure luxery. Everything you needed was there. It made our stay very relaxing.

    • Single
      9.2

      I booked for one night (Check-in 2011-10-29) at the price of zar 500.00 . But my credit card was charged two times : 46,23 € (date 28/10/2011) and 46,43 € (date 29/10/2011) ???

    How to reach apartment

    apartment Arum Place Guest House - Johannesburg Johannesburg location
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    Apartment Address:

    15 1St Street, Johannesburg, South Africa

    Get directions
    City Center
    • Johannesburg
      3.6 mi
    Airports
    Train Stations
    • Fordsburg
      2.0 mi
    • Ellis Park Railway Station
      4.1 mi
    Underground stations
    • Gautrain Park Station
      2.8 mi
    • Gautrain Rosebank Station
      3.7 mi
    Restaurants
    • Catz Pyjamas (cuisine: Vegetarian)
      1400 ft
    • Giles
      2300 ft
    Apartment details
    • Check-in:
      from  2 pm
    • Check-out:
      until 08:00-11:00 
    • Number of rooms:
      7