The Orchard on 2nd Guesthouse

Address: 73 2nd Avenue, Melville
Middle
Price Range: ZAR R350 - R1200

Just a stone's throw away from the famous 7th Street with restaurants, coffee shops as well as quaint little specialty shops.


We are a guesthouse with 6 well appointed and stylishly decorated rooms with en-suite bathrooms. A scrumptious breakfast is included. We have gleaming wooden floors, original high pressed ceilings, beautiful chandeliers and fireplaces in some rooms. Most of our bathrooms have big claw-foot tubs. The showers are tiled with natural stone and have quality fittings. All our rooms have soft, white bath sheets and our crisp white linen is of a high quality. The duvets are Duck down for cold winters and warm summers.

The black pool is wonderful to sit back and relax by, taking in some South African sun. The Orchard on 2nd is a short walk from the famous 7th Street with its fine dining and lovely little shops. You can sit on the side walk and eat at one of our great restaurants or just have a coffee while reading your paper. The area offers an information centre, antique shops, book shops, a spa, art, boutique, gift shop and more.

We are centrally located close to the CBD and close to the Milpark Hospital, Helen Joseph, Garden City and Parklane Clinic.

Wits, UJ, and Milpark Business School are all very close by. Or Thambo Airport is 35km away and we are close to all major highways. The Johannesburg Zoo, Johannesburg Theatre, SABC and Auckland Park Country Club are in a close vicinity to us.

All welcome   Self-catering, Guest house / B&B

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Languages spoken:
Afrikaans Afrikaans
English English


No smoking indoors No smoking indoors

Area Attractions & Info


GAY BARS AND CLUBS TOURIST ATTRACTIONS
 
  • Mandela Bridge - 10 km away from the establishment
  • Johannesburg Theatre - 10 km away from the establishment
  • Johannesburg Zoo - 10 km away from the establishment
  • Melville Koppies - 5 km away from the establishment
  • Apartheids Museum - 10 km away from the establishment
GAY BARS AND CLUBS HIGHLY RECOMMENDED GAY FRIENDLY RESTAURANTS
 
  • Catz in Payamas - 1 km away from the establishment
  • Lucky Bean - 1 km away from the establishment
  • Nuno's - 0.5 km away from the establishment
WORKOUT PLACES WORKOUT PLACES
 
  • Melville Gym - 1 km away from the establishment
TRANSPORT TRANSPORT
 
  • Closest Railstation: 5 km away from the establishment, 10 mins by car
  • Closest Airport: 35 km away from the establishment, 30 mins by car
ALTERNATIVE TRANSPORT ALTERNATIVE TRANSPORT
 
  • Bus
  • Taxi
  • Nearest subway/tube station: Braamfontein

FACILITIES
  • Bar fridge
  • Barbecue
  • Breakfast / Dining room
  • Cable/Satellite/TV
  • Fan
  • Hair Dryer
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Sleeper couch
  • Soaps & Toiletries
  • Underfloor heating
  • Wheelchair friendly
SERVICES
  • Airport Transfers
  • Laundry service


EXTRAS
  • Children allowed

LEISURE & SPORT AMENITIES
  • Swimming pool (outdoor)
BUSINESS FEATURES & AMENITIES
  • Business centre
  • Computer printing services
  • Copy services
  • Fax services
  • Internet connections

RATES Currency Converter

R350 per person sharing.
R570 for single occupancy.
All year round.
Room 1 - 2
Room 2 - 4
Room 3 - 2
Room 4 - 2
Room 5 - 2
Room 6 - 3

Rates are subject to change without notice.

Check in after 14:00 on the day of your arrival, Check out before 10:00 on the day of your departure.
DIRECTIONS

GPS coordinates: Latitude - 26.17677 and Longitude 28.006712

Follow the N12 to the Gilloolys interchange.
At the Gilloolys interchange take the N3-Johannesburg.
At the Gildenhuis interchange take the M2-Johannesburg/City.
Follow this around the city until you see the exit sign M1(North) Johannesburg-Sandton/Pretoria.
Follow this until you see Exit 13(R55) Empire Rd off ramp.
Turn left into Empire Rd and follow Empire - pass underneath the bridge and cross the traffic lights.
Turn right into Menton Rd.
Follow Menton Rd. up the hill to where it ends in Landau Terrace and turn left.
Landau Terrace ends further up the hill at Sunbury Rd. Travel down Sunbury and turn right at Lothbury Rd, continue through the traffic circle at 1st Avenue. You are in 7th St. now. At the next corner turn left at 2nd Avenue. We are no.73 on your right.