The Space is located close to many restaurants, galleries, cafes, shops and popular nightspots. In the heart of trendy Melville, you can still feel the vibe of a once artistic crowd, that has now merged with the essence of youth and new inspiration from a very diverse group of individuals. The SABC 2 soapie 7de Laan based on the lives and characters of the famous 7th Street, in old Melville, is a true reflection of interesting people and places to visit.
Here you can walk about and meet foreigners, artists, journalists,actors and students, who all form part of an amazing energy, that makes this heritage site, and village so unique, in the City of gold, Johannesburg.
Modern, stylish and contemporary bedrooms have private entrances and many comforts including shared satellite TV and high-speed, WiFi ADSL internet access in rooms. We offer secure off-street parking and we also have a luxury air-conditioned vehicle available for any assistance with transfers.
Continental or full breakfasts are served at Cafe de la Creme included in the full rack rate.
In addition, we have Conference Facilities for up to 60 delegates and special conference and accommodation packages can be arranged, including breakfast, lunch and dinner.
Tours to Soweto, Apartheids Museum, and The Cradle of Humankind ( a world heritage site), make for at least a 3 day stopover in JHB, Melville, if you visiting from abroad. You can also visit the bookstores, and boutiques and Clydes Antiques are beautifully restored and quaint, reminiscent of the charm of historic Melville.
We also recommend 12 Stars Lifestyle Apartments in Melville.
Cancellation Policy: 3 days before the arrival
Check In: 2.00 pm
Check Out: 10.00 am
Method of Payment upon the arrival: Cash, Credit Cards, Debit Cards
Breakfast is included.
Taxes are included.
We are very happy to assist with the arrangements of other transfers in and around Johannesburg, and the organizing of tours.
Directions to The Space Guest House from the OR Tambo Johannesburg Airport:
From the Airport take R24 to Johannesburg
N3 South Johannesburg
M2 West Johannesburg City
M1 North Sandton / Pretoria
From M1 North take Empire off-ramp (R55)
Follow signs to Auckland Park. Keep in middle lane of Empire Road.
Cross Barry Hertzog Road (Millpark Holiday Inn will be on your left)
Continue up Empire Road (becomes Stanley Road) to T-Junction (SABC will be in front of you)
At T-junction, turn right into Annet Road (becomes Kingsway)
At third set of traffic lights turn right into Lothbury (on left road is called Cookham)
Lothbury becomes Melville’s 7th Street.
Continue up Lothbury, pass circle with 1st Avenue (road will now be 7th Street)
Continue past all the shops and restaurants. At traffic lights , 4th Avenue, turn right.
The Space is on the left hand side. Reception is at 12 STARS LIFESTYLE APARTMENTS
Nearest Airport Station:
O R Tambo International Airport 25km
Nearest Train Station:
Rosebank Gautrain 8 km