About Linden Place
This secure b&b, Linden Place is very centrally situated, close to Rosebank, Parktown, Sandton, Randburg and Auckland Park. Linden is named after the Linden farm, which stood in this part of Johannesburg over a hundred years ago. The original farmhouse still exists in the heart of the suburb.
Silver Linden Cottage
An executive style, double volume self-catering cottage with one bedroom, one bathroom, separate lounge, fully equipped kitchen, private courtyard and lock-up garage.
A very spacious three bedroom self-catering cottage with two bathrooms, separate lounge, equipped kitchen, private courtyard and lock-up garage.
A cosy one bedroom suite with luxury bathroom, kitchenette and private courtyard.
Linden Oak Cottage
A lavish self-catering cottage with one bedroom, one bathroom, separate lounge, fully equipped kitchen, private courtyard and lock-up garage.
A spacious, executive style one bedroom suite with luxury bathroom, kitchenette and private courtyard.
Bedroom with en-suite bathroom with bath, own entrance and courtyard. Double-lock up garage.
Large lounge / dining room, kitchen, bedroom with double bed and bathroom with shower. Own entrance and courtyard. Double-lock up garage.
There is also full DSTV and wireless internet. The property is protected with 24 hour security as well as camera surveillance.
Affordable transport is available and we could also organize day trips in and around Johannesburg.
Activities and Attractions
Partway down the slope of Linden, heading off towards Emmarentia, is Linden’s heated swimming pool (5 blocks from Linden Place) and the Emmerentia Dam and Botanical Gardens are well worth a visit at any time of the year.
Cresta Shopping Centre is less than 2 km away with all the mayor shops, restaurants and Barnyard Theatre. Or visit trendy Greenside around the corner from Linden. The hip suburb’s high streets are lined with restaurants, antique and art décor shops that have transformed this park of Johannesburg into one of the best kept secrets in the city.
Melrose Arch Shopping Centre is inspired by some of the world’s greatest piazzas and international high street shopping destinations. Melrose Arch is also set to be fashion first with a delight of designer trends. The Northgate Ice Arena in Randburg - skating for fun. Lifestyle Family Garden and Centre offers Ponyrides, train trips, motorized bikes etc.
If guests would travel a little bit further (22 km) they could visit the Lion Park. Many species of game can be sighted here. Eight different large African carnivore species can be seen. Or visit South Africans biggest owl collection and home of variety of big cats at the Lory Park Zoo and Owl Sanctuary in Midrand also about 24 kilometres from Linden Place.
Other interesting places nearby – South African National Museum, Melville Koppies, Apartheid Museum, Johannesburg Zoo, Crafters Market, indoor wall climbing and many, many more.