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Okahandja, Namibia
Reviewed yesterday NEW

We spent 2 nights at the Emerald Guest House now in January 2017. The place is very good, friendly staff, clean, a decent breakfast, safe and cheap. What more can you ask for??!! Their free shuttle to/from the airport is an excellent thing too because even if you arrive by car (as we did) you are welcome to use the...

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Perth
Reviewed yesterday NEW

After cancelling my stay due to unforeseen circumstances and well in advance, all attempts to communicate with the Emerald Guest House staff failed. They simply ignored my messages and failed to fulfill their refund obligations in line with their cancellation policy.

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Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Firstly the rooms are quite small and looks old and run down. There was a stain on my duvet cover! The floor was not cleaned as there was dirt on the carpeted floor and the bathroom floor was sticky for some reason. The towels had an old damp smell to them. As for the bed it was not very comfortable...

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Galway, Ireland
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The rooms are Clean and neat. But simple. Nice green garden and pool. Room 246 was a bit noisy from showers upstairs in the morning. Friendly and obliging staff. Basic yet tasty breakfast. Good for a single night oasis near the airport.

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Hong Kong, China
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

-Airport shuttle was late - had to phone reception. -No aircon in Gauteng as they don't want to pay for more electricity (but they have a huge fridge and a TV that only plays SABC with bad reception). Asked for fans and got one broken one and one that worked. -Neighbours played rave music until 01:15. -Paid for 2 adults...

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Guangzhou, China
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It is very suitable for budget accommodation. Closed to the airport and the pick up service is very good. I don't have the change for the extra airport pick up service then the host is very kind to offer the complementary.

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Mossel Bay, South Africa
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This guesthouse could be rated as "value for money" nut definitely not quality. Lovely garden but one does not sleep in the garden. It seems as if the second bed in the room might not have been made freshly. The hot water in the shower ( in spite of instruction on how to operate) ran out : cold shower! The...

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Positives first: Very good value. Though slightly antiquated, the place is in pretty good shape in a lovely garden environment. The staff were very friendly and conversational when I spoke to them. The buffet breakfast I thought was very tasty. And it's very close to the airport, just a few minutes away. Now for the not-so-nice things. The worst thing...

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Richards Bay, South Africa
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great place for outdoor chilling and airport viewing, my friend and i really enjoyed our stay at Emerald Guest House, we will definitely visit again on our next trip, it is close to the Airport and the shuttle service is always available if you need to go to the airport or to come to the guest house.

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Townsville
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

i found the staff friendly. The breakfast was good and had a wide variety of choice. I chose this guest house because of its proximity to the airport, reasonable price and free shuttle to and from the airport. Unfortunately, the first night I did not get much sleep due to noisy people in the rooms next to mine. However, this...

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Breakfast included
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Breakfast included
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)

Additional Information about Emerald Guest House

Address: 19 Halifax Street | Rhodesfield, Kempton Park 1619, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Gauteng > Greater Johannesburg > Kempton Park
Price Range: RM160 - RM289 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Emerald Guest House 3*
Number of rooms: 50
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  • At what time does the pool open each day?

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