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Open plan living area features full kitchen, small dining table, bookshelf and comfy sofa and armchair Open plan living area features full kitchen, small dining table, bookshelf and comfy sofa (turns into a bed) and armchair
Sunny garden apartment
Sunny garden apartment
2 guests
1 bedroom
1 bed
1 bath
2 guests
1 bedroom
1 bed
1 bath
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This comfortable and private apartment in the heart of bohemian Melville has a proper kitchen, comfy living room, spacious bedroom with queen sized bed, safe parking, wifi and lovely sunny garden, minutes from shops and transport.

Pets Allowed
Family/Kid Friendly
Wireless Internet
Sleeping arrangements
Bedroom 1
1 queen bed
House Rules

I'm fairly easygoing - do what you like, within reason. You're welcome to socialise and have friends around but wild parties on school nights are not a good idea. While I'm very fond of children and animals, I'd appreciate it if you'd check with me before you bring your pets or offspring.


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Matt User Profile
July 2015
Fantastic! Nick was very helpful and the cottage was lovely

Whitney User Profile
September 2017
Nicky is an excellent host - very responsive and helpful, but also gives you plenty of space. The cottage has everything you need and is conveniently located, just a few minutes on foot from grocery stores, restaurants, bars, and public transit. The garden is a huge plus. I defin…

Laetitia User Profile
July 2017
Loved staying at Nicky's! The apartment is really cute and has everything one would need. Nicky is super awesome and makes herself available for any questions or concerns. The location is optimal. Right near a grocery store that is walking distance to get food, and a laundromat. …

Sasha User Profile
January 2017
My second stay at Nicky's was just as great as the first! Highly recommend :).

Sasha User Profile
January 2017
Nicky was a wonderful host, even from a continent away! She was always quick to communicate and constantly checked in to make sure I was comfortable and happy. Her housemate Busi was flexible and available to answer any questions. The cottage is lovely, and airy when the windows …

Roberta User Profile
December 2016
Nicky's apartment was perfect for our long weekend stay in Johannesburg. Located near the main road in Melville, shops for groceries were a short walk, easy access to local transport to get to town, Braam, Auckland Park and close to Melville's central hub. The apartment was clean…

Julie & Russ User Profile
December 2016
We spent 10 days at Nicky's cottage and are very happy we did! It was an excellent experience and value. Nicky is a great host and a very interesting & smart woman. Communication was very easy and she was always available via text to answer any questions. She left a very thorou…

Johannesburg, South AfricaJoined in September 2014
Nicky User Profile
I'm an academic in my 30s, originally from Joburg. I lived in other parts of the world (mostly Brighton, UK) for 13 years, studying, being a journalist, working at festivals, playing in odd bands, wearing silly outfits, then moved back home in 2012 for a lecturing job at a public…
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