Campbell's Boarding House

42 Gibson Street, Johannesburg, South Africa, Distance from city centre: 7.3km

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'Home away from Home' - Campbell's Boarding House is situated in Johannesburg West on the outskirts of Melville, near UJ and Wits Universities, there are art and culture, restaurants / pubs & loads of family-friendly activities on hand. You’ll love our place because of the African theme, Tranquility, Homeliness, High standards, Comfy beds and especially our Best Price in Town guarantee.
We grant a 5% discount for a 7 day or longer reservations and a 15% for 30 days or longer.
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Campbell's Boarding House is absolutely ideally situated in an Area that is rich in modern history. We are also located on the Melville Koppies West, a Heritage Site and Nature Reserve in the Heart of Johannesburg. We are just around the corner from Melville yet far enough away not to be impacted by its renowned night life. Locals refer to this suburb as 'Little Hollywood' - a local TV star hangout. All major Highways are easily accessible and there is loads of Public transport available.

Campbell's Boarding House offers lodging in a centrally situated, safe and secure Residence in Triomf, a historic rich suburb of Johannesburg. Accommodation is offered in a double Bedroom with a comfortable Queen size bed and the available four bedrooms share two bathrooms. The rooms are serviced daily. Satellite TV / Internet access may be made accessible to visitors on request. Guests may relax in a pleasant garden or use the barbecue facilities. We provide secure parking on the premises and the Institution has ADT security services on call and a Security guard on patrol.

Campbell's Boarding House Policies & Conditions:

Cancellation policy: 24 hours before arrival.
Payment upon arrival by cash.

Check in is flexible.
Check out before 10:00.

Taxes included.
Breakfast not included, can be booked as optional extra.

General:
24 hour Reception.
No curfew.
Pet friendly.
Child friendly.

Prices are per person per night.

Availability & Rates

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Arriving:
Departing:

B&B Facilities & Policies

  • 24 Hour Reception
  • 24 Hour Security
  • Air Conditioning
  • BBQ
  • Bicycle parking
  • Breakfast Not Included
  • Cable TV
  • Child Friendly
  • DVDs
  • Express check-in / out
  • Free City Maps
  • Free Parking
  • Fridge/Freezer
  • Hair Dryers
  • Hot Showers
  • House Keeping
  • Internet Access
  • Iron / Ironing Board
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Linen Included
  • Meals Available
  • Microwave
  • No Curfew
  • Parking
  • Pet Friendly
  • Reading Light
  • Tea & Coffee Making Facilities
  • Towels Included
  • Wake-up calls
  • Wheelchair Friendly

Cancellation Policy

This property has a 1 day cancellation policy. Failure to cancel within this time will result in a cancellation charge equal to the first night of your stay.

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This property has specific Terms & Conditions.

Campbell's Boarding House Policies & Conditions:

Cancellation policy: 24 hours before arrival.
Payment upon arrival by cash.

Check in is flexible.
Check out before 10:00.

Taxes included.
Breakfast not included, can be booked as optional extra.

General:
24 hour Reception.
No curfew.
Pet friendly.
Child friendly.


We grant a 5% discount for a 7 day or longer reservations and a 15% for 30 days or longer.

Directions
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Campbell's Boarding House is easily accessible from all major Airports, Train stations and Highways. We are located in between The University of the Witwatersrand and The University of Johannesburg and a good landmark will be the UJ Kingsway Campus. Please contact us for all available routes and transport system options available.

Physical Address:
42 Gibson Street,
Triomf / Sophiatown,
Johannesburg.
2092

GPS / Google Search:
42 Gibson Street,
Johannesburg.

Coordinates:
S 26° 10.510’
E 027° 58.696 ‘
(EL 1.8 km)

Public Transport:
Sophiatown Metro Bus No 66
Rea Vaya Bus Service

Recommended shuttle service:
a) Uber
b) Tuk Tuk Taxis

Nearest off ramps;
M1 Nearest off ramp: Empire Road
N1 Nearest off ramp: Gordon Road

Land Mark 1:
University of Johannesburg, Kingsway Campus

Land Mark 2:
KFC Triomf Shopping Center

Available Public Transport in the Area:
Sophiatown Metro Bus No 66, Rea Vaya Bus, Tuk Tuk Taxi, Metered Taxi, Minibus Taxi.

Directions:

From O.R. Tambo International Airport, O R Tambo Airport Rd, O.R. Tambo, Johannesburg, 1627 Recommended Route: via Francois Oberholzer Freeway. Duration: 32 min 36.4 km Comments: Fastest route, the usual traffic. This route has tolls.
Get on R24 in Isando from To Parking Rd and Exit 46. Continue on R24. Take N3 Eastern Bypass/N12/N3 and Francois Oberholzer Fwy/M2 to Smit St in Johannesburg. Take exit 12 from De Villiers Graaff Motorway/M1. Continue on Smit St. Take Bartlett Rd, High St, Portland Ave and Main Rd to Gibson St in Triomf / Sophiatown

From Lanseria International Airport, Airport Rd, Lanseria, 1748 Recommended Route: via R512 and N1 Western Bypass. Duration: 37 min (36.3 km) Comments: Fastest route, the usual traffic This route has tolls.
Take Ashenti Rd to Pelindaba Rd/R512, Follow R512 and N1 Western Bypass to Gordon Rd in Florida Glen, Roodepoort. Take exit 78 from N1 Western Bypass, Continue on Gordon Rd. Take 8th St to Gibson St in Triomff/ Sophiatown, Johannesburg.

From Park Station, Johannesburg, 2000 Duration:15 min (8.1 km) Recommended Route: via High St Comments: Fastest route, the usual traffic
Take Eloff St to Wolmarans St, Take Smit St, Bartlett Rd, High St and Main Rd to Millar St in Triomf, Continue on Millar St. Drive to Gibson St in Triomf, Sophiatown.

Reference:
Public Transport Options:
• From Oliver Tambo International use Uber Shuttle Service to Residence at approx ZAR350.00 per trip
• From Oliver Tambo International use Gautrain to Park Station and Metro Bus No 66 to Residence at approx R200.00 per person
• From Park Station use Rea Vaya Bus or Metro Bus No 66 or Tuk Tuk Taxi or Uber or Metered taxi to Residence. (Minibus Taxis should be avoided on a first visit.)

Nearest Freeway off ramps;
M1 Nearest off ramp: Empire Road
N1 Nearest off ramp: Gordon Road

Land Mark 1:University of Johannesburg, Kingsway Campus
Land Mark 2:KFC Triomf Shopping Center
Reference:

Approx distance to Melville less than 3km
Approx distance to City Center less than 10km
Approx distance to Sandton less than 16km
Approx distance to nearest Game Park less than 40km
Approx distance to Cradle of Human Kind less than 50km

Nearest Shops: Triomf Shopping Center, Walking distance, less than 1.5 Blocks away
Nearest Shopping Center: Campus Sqaure less than 5km away.
Nearest Shopping Complex: Cresta less than 10km away.
Nearest Restaurants and live Music venues: Melville less than 3km away.

Located Near

Campbell's Boarding House is absolutely ideally situated in an Area that is rich in modern history. We are also located on the Melville Koppies West, a Heritage Site and Nature Reserve in the Heart of Johannesburg. We are just around the corner from Melville yet far enough away not to be impacted by its renowned night life. Locals refer to this suburb as 'Little Hollywood' -a local TV star hangout.

All major Highways are easily accessible and there are loads of Public transport options available.

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