Temaswati Guesthouse prides itself by offering our guests a collection of Swaziland's most unforgettable experiences. Situated in the tranquil south of Jo'burg, in a suburb called Meredale the 3-star guesthouse offers:
Akuwaiseni Guest House is a 1930 Build house where you can relax either for Business or Leisure and every evening you can enjoy a glass of good South African wine on the veranda and meet the other Guests at a “Place of Rest” We will make you feel “Home away from Home”, always a warm and friendly atmosphere and we always try to meet everyone’s needs and requirements.
Directions: From O R Tambo International airport take the Johannesburg Road, at Gillooly’s interchange take the Durban road N3 and at Geldenhuys interchange take the Germiston / Johannesburg road left towards Johannesburg until you get the interchange Bloemfontein / Sandton / Pretoria go left to Sandton / Pretoria till you get Empire off ramp, turn left into Empire past Auto and General Glass building until you get to the T junction at SABC, turn right but keep to the left-hand side of the road. After 50 meters you get traffic light where you turn left up in Henley next to SABC, at the 4th Street turn right into Wargrave. We are in the middle of the 2nd block – number 24 Wargrave Avenue, Auckland Park.
26 11’15.16 S - 28 00’ 12. 96 E
The house is a walking distance from the trendy suburb of Melville which is the cultural hub of Johannesburg. The well known 7th Street (soon to be turned into a pedestrians-only zone) is famous for its trendy coffee shops, restaurants, bars, shops and lively nightlife. Some of the most popular restaurants and bars in South Africa are situated right in Melville. Other places close by:
University of Johannesburg, Wits University, and SABC
Milpark Hospital and Garden City Hospital
Two shopping centers within walking distance
10 minutes drive from Rosebank and 20mins drive from Sandton City
10 minutes drive from Gold Reef City Casino and 20mins drive to Monte Casino.
Close to the CBD of Johannesburg and the artist’s hub of Newtown
There are nature trails in Melville Koppies (Hills)
Game drive’s on Warthog Game Farm which is only 45mins away from the house.
We are 10 minutes away from the new Gautrain Station in Rosebank, which will link the airport and where we will be able to pick you up from in future.
Expo Centre: is only 10 minutes away South Africa’s National Exebition Centre.
Johannesburg is on the BRT (Bus Rapid Transport) system which will soon enable quick and easy access to any of the stadiums, other stations and airport.
So Auckland Park and Melville is the place to be!
Things of interest in Johannesburg: The colourful people of Jo’burg, we have a population of over 10 million in this lovely city. We have the best weather in the world, never too hot or too cold. You can visit Constitution Hill, Carlton Centre (the highest Building in Johannesburg), New Town , Gandhi Museum, Apartheids Museum, Baragwanath Hospital, Soweto, Walter Sisulo Botanical Gardens (where the Crocodile River starts), Sterkfontein Caves (where they have found Mrs Plessey and other historical fossils), Maropeng where you can see Mrs Plessey, you could also visit the Vredefort Dome Heritage Centre (a representative part of a larger meteorite impact structure, or astrobleme, dating back 2,023 million years), Magaliesburg Mountain range with a lot of historical value, Hartebesspoort Dam. Pretoria (the capital city) is 30 minutes drive from us and here you can find Voortrekker Museum, Freedom Monument, Union Buildings and more.