Johannesburg Accommodation at House on York Guest House in Kensington
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  • Property TypeGuest House/B&B
  • Guests27
  • Rooms/Units10

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  • Listed on since August 2010

House on York Guesthouse is a 4 star graded guest house with self catering option, offering Kensington accommodation for tourists and visitors of Johannesburg.

About House on York Guesthouse

House on York offers elegant 4 Star, well-designed en-suite rooms, individually decorated with style and comfort in mind. Ten units. Gym, sauna, pool, dining area, internet cafι, pool table and more…

It is set in South Kensington, within walking distance of beautiful antique shops and quaint little coffee shops in famous Queen Street. The peace and tranquility belies the close proximity to the highway, three exciting shopping malls and a wide selection of excellent restaurants.


House on York Guesthouse offers ten units.

• Five x Double rooms with queen sized beds, en-suite
• Four x Double room en-suite, with equipped kitchenette and lounge
• One x Two bedroom en-suite, with equipped kitchenette and lounge


• DStv
• Heated swimming pool
• Pool table
• Jungle gym
• Gym
• Poker table
• Basketball area
• Jacuzzi and relax area
• Internet cafι
• Garden and patio area
• Baby equipment
• Sauna
• Pets welcome

Meeting Facilities

House on York offers facilities for business meetings, breakfasts or lunches. We can also host and cater baby shower and kitchen tea parties, beading workshops and more!


• Airport transfers
• Tours and shopping excursions can be arranged
• Laundry
• Breakfast (lunch and dinner on request)


Our location is ideal for easy access to the main business districts of Bedfordview, Edenvale, Germiston, Sandton and the city centre. Within a two kilometre radius you will find the Bedford Gardens Hospital, the new Bedford Square Centre, Park Meadows and Eastgate shopping centres. There you will find a gym, Ster Kinekor cinema nouveau and Nu Metro movie theatre and of course, lots of shops and restaurants. We are approximately 10 kilometres from OR Tambo International Airport. House on York is also in walking distance to a few beauty salons for those who need to relax and be spoiled. We also have on display a variety of paintings by local artists and some traditional crafts and curios, which are available for purchase.

We look forward to welcoming you to House on York!

Features you'll appreciate

providedonly in some rooms

In Room / Unit

  • Additional bed / mattress
  • Air-conditioning
  • Area information booklet
  • Bar fridge
  • Bathrobes
  • Bathroom (en-suite)
  • Bathroom towels supplied
  • Bed linen supplied
  • Children: cot, highchair, etc.
  • Cleaning materials supplied
  • Clock radio
  • Complimentary toiletries
  • Desk
  • Disabled equipped
  • DVD player
  • Fan(s)
  • Fireplace
  • Hairdryer
  • Heater(s)
  • Hi fi
  • International plug point(s)
  • Internet connection (wireless)
  • Iron / trouser press
  • Jacuzzi
  • Kitchen (fully equipped)
  • Kitchenette (semi-equipped)
  • Mini- / courtesy bar
  • Patio / verandah / balcony
  • Safe for valuables
  • Smoking: allowed
  • Smoking: not allowed
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Television (SABC, eTV only)
  • Television (with M-Net)
  • Television (with satellite)

On Site

  • Business facilities
  • Child friendly (all ages)
  • Childcare / babysitting service
  • Garden(s)
  • Guest lounge with TV
  • Gym / fitness centre
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Laundry service
  • Parking (garage)
  • Parking (off street)
  • Pets allowed (by arrangement)
  • Secretarial services
  • Security (alarm system)
  • Swimming pool
  • Wake up calls
  • Wheelchair access

Food & Drink

  • Bar (honesty bar)
  • Braai / barbeque (BBQ)
  • Restaurant / dining room
  • Room service


  • Free Wi-Fi


  • Airport transfers
  • Other transfers available
  • Tour assistance
fluentsome understanding

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Afrikaans
  • Portuguese
  • Zulu

Rooms & Rates

Select your check-in and check-out dates to view availability and the rates applicable.

Double rooms

Double rooms with queen sized beds, en-suite

Qty: 5
Sleeps: 2 guests (max 2 adults)
Children: are allowed in this room type

Double room en-suite

Double room en-suite, with equipped kitchenette and lounge

Qty: 4
Sleeps: 4 guests (max 2 adults)
Children: are allowed in this room type

Two bedroom en-suite

Two bedroom en-suite, with equipped kitchenette and lounge

Qty: 1
Sleeps: 6 guests (max 4 adults)
Children: are allowed in this room type

Guest Reviews

3 Reviews from travellers. All reviews are verified.

Verified reviewvery good

Clean, safe and friendly environment

May 2017

marilize vickery (Pietersburg)

Verified reviewvery good

I would like to make a booking from Friday 10th March till 12th March for 2people.How much will it cost?

March 2017

Caroline (Johannesburg)

Need to Know

Child policyChildren of all ages are welcome.
A cot can be provided if required.

Closest airport(s)OR Tambo International - 10km

Check-in/-out timesCheck-in from 12h00
Check-out by 10h30

Payment methods accepted by the propertyMastercard, Visa, EFT or secure online payment via

Listed on since August 2010

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