Get an overview of this hotel4-star adults-only guesthouse near University of Pretoria


Situated in the historical district, this guesthouse is 0.5 mi (0.7 km) from Union Buildings and within 3 mi (5 km) of University of Pretoria and UNISA. Kruger Museum is 2.3 mi (3.7 km) away.

Property Features

Along with a business center, this smoke-free guesthouse has concierge services and dry cleaning. Free full breakfast, free WiFi in public areas, and free self parking are also provided. Additionally, laundry facilities, a computer station, and express check-in are onsite.

Room Amenities

All 6 rooms feature comforts like Select Comfort beds and premium bedding, while conveniences include refrigerators and microwaves. Free WiFi and balconies are standard, as are TVs with cable channels.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

A computer station is located on site and high-speed wireless Internet access is complimentary. A business center is on site at this 4-star property. A complimentary breakfast is offered each morning. For a surcharge, the property provides an area shuttle within 5 km and a roundtrip airport shuttle at scheduled times. This Pretoria guesthouse also offers a terrace, tour/ticket assistance, and multilingual staff. Complimentary self parking is available on site.

Melvin Residence Guest House is a smoke-free property.

  • Airport transportation (surcharge) 
  • Area shuttle (surcharge) 
  • Business center 
  • Computer station 
  • Concierge services 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Express check-in 
  • Express check-out 
  • Free breakfast 
  • Free self parking 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Garden 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 2 
  • Number of floors - 1 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Terrace 
  • Total number of rooms - 6 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Train station pickup (surcharge) 

Room Amenities

  • Air conditioning 
  • Balcony 
  • Cable TV service 
  • Climate control 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Free bottled water 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Desk 
  • DVD player 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Hair dryer 
  • In-room safe 
  • Iron/ironing board (on request) 
  • Microwave 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Premium TV channels 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Refrigerator 
  • Sleep Number by Select Comfort mattress 
  • Television 

Where to Eat

A complimentary full breakfast is served each morning between 7:00 AM and 9:00 AM.

Nearby Things to Do

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

Hotel Policies


Check-in time starts at 2:00 PM

Minimum check-in age is 16

Check-in time ends at 8:00 PM


Check-out time is 10:00 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children under 16 years old are not allowed at this adults-only property. All guests 16 or older are welcome.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

  • The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.

Minimum guest age is 16

Debit cards not accepted

Caters to adults only

No rollaway/extra beds available

No cribs (infant beds) available

No elevators


Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Airport shuttle fee: ZAR 490 per vehicle (roundtrip)
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

We should mention

This property's policy is to refuse certain bookings for the purpose of group events or parties, including pre-wedding stag/bachelor and hen/bachelorette parties. This property offers transfers from the airport and train station (surcharges may apply). Guests must contact the property with arrival details 24 hours prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. Children 16 years old and younger are not permitted at this adults-only property. Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms. Alcohol is not served at this property.

National Rating

Quality Graded by the Tourism Grading Council of South Africa (TGCSA) – South Africa's official quality assurance organization.

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