Buckingham Guest House in Craighall Park B&B or Self Catering, Johannesburg

Buckingham Guest House

Guest House / Self Catering at 97 Buckingham Avenue, Craighall Park, 2196, Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa. Show on Map

  • Property TypeGuest House/B&B
  • Guests8
  • Units/Rooms4

About Buckingham Guest House

Buckingham Guest House, located in the popular, up-market and central suburb of Craighall Park fills a unique niche in Johannesburg’s accommodation offering.

Occupying a mid 20th century farmhouse-style home and set in an established garden, Buckingham offers chic, uncluttered rooms where comfort, quality furnishings and a serene atmosphere are the priorities – at an outstanding price.

We believe that top quality lodging doesn’t have to cost the earth, in line with the current global trend of offering great quality basics at a ‘luxe for less’ price.


Self Catering Studio 1:
A one-bedroomed suite with separate lounge / kitchen area, bedroom with Queen bed and full bathroom (bath and shower). This unit has a private walled garden, gazebo and day-bed.

Self Catering Studio 2:
A one-bedroomed suite similar to Studio 1, also with Queen bed, this unit has a great feature of a second bathroom, making it ideal for couples who can then have ‘his and hers’ bathrooms.

Self Catering Studio 3:
This is our most luxurious executive suite, offering lofty ceilings, a huge walk-in cupboard and larger kitchenette.

Studio 4:
This is a pretty, airy, bedsit-style unit with full bathroom. Offering a full kitchenette, large welcoming easy chair and opening onto a secluded courtyard, this unit has been successfully used by several guests already for relatively long stays.

En-Suite Guest Room 1:
This is a standard en-suite guest room, also with full bathroom, offering either a twin or King bed set up.

Room Facilities

• High quality linen, towels and toiletries
• Tea / coffee station
• Well-lit workstation
• Free Wi-Fi
• Under tile or under-carpet heating and fans in summer
• One off-street parking per room
• Safes
• DSTV cable feed (limited channels)
• All units have private entrances

On Site Facilities

• Use of garden and braai
• Laundry service
• In-room spa and mani / pedi service
• 24 hour management presence
• Excellent security
• Guests frequently comment on the serene, quiet environment


We offer flexible rates, including a room-only tariff, with the option of adding on either a full hot breakfast (an extra fee per person), or a Continental basket and hot drink as a great express option (extra per person), for busy people, headed off early for business meetings.

Other Services

• Tourism advice / booking of trips and transfers
• Advice on restaurants and entertainment
• Grocery shopping ‘starter packs’

We are a two minute walk from a shopping street offering the following: chemist, off license, restaurants, veggie shop, supermarket, hairdresser, filling station, dry cleaner, florist - great if you are in Johannesburg without a car.

Your Hosts

Buckingham is owned and operated by Sally Roper, a UK and SA qualified tourist guide, heritage expert and travel writer and her multicultural staff.

More / Rooms & Rates / Reviews / Map & Directions / Booking Enquiry

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In Room / Unit

  • = in all rooms
  • = in some rooms
  • Bathroom (en-suite)
  • Bathroom towels supplied
  • Bed linen supplied
  • Kitchen (fully equipped)
  • Kitchenette (semi-equipped)
  • Smoking: not allowed
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Television (with satellite)

On Site

  • Child friendly (all ages)
  • Concierge
  • Garden(s)
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Laundry service
  • Parking (off street)
  • Smoking: none indoors

Food & Drink

  • Braai / barbeque (BBQ)


  • Free Wi-Fi


  • Airport transfers
  • Other transfers available
  • Tonight from
  • ZAR 750
  • per unit per nightbased on 2 persons

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Quick Facts

GPS location
Latitude: -26.129483332666666
Longitude: 28.023836110444446

Closest airport(s)
Lanseria Airport - 27.7km
OR Tambo International - 31.1km

Children policy
Children of all ages are welcome.

Listed on SA-Venues.com
May 2014 - 32 Reviews

Travellers' Reviews

Thank you for your hospitality and a very peaceful comfortable...

Kate, Cape Town

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