Purple Olive Guest House - Pretoria

68 Ray Street, Wonderboom, Pretoria, South Africa  show map
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Purple Olive Guest House - Pretoria

Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

Parking

On-site parking

Kitchen facilities

Electric kettle

Air conditioning
Laundry
Meeting facilities

Meeting room

Breakfast
Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

Restaurant

Overview

The apartment features free self parking, a designated area for smoking and a meeting room. Founded in 2000, the building was renovated in 2006. There are a safety deposit box and a restaurant at guests' disposal.

A 20-minute ride from Church Square, UNISA and Burgers Park. Nearby points of interest include a temple, a palace and a church.

55 km to OR Tambo airport.

Rooms

There are rooms with individual climate control, an in-room safe, a personal computer, a writing desk and a separate toilet in Purple Olive Guest House apartment. They have carpet floor and elegant furniture. A double bed and a single bed are at guests' disposal. A bathroom with a bathtub and a shower is also provided.

Eat & Drink

It offers a kitchen with a microwave, an electric kettle and a fridge.

Relax

An outdoor swimming pool invites to cool off by. Barbeque grills and a library are among available leisure options.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the apartment rooms for free.

Guest Parking

Private parking is possible on site for free.

Year renovated:   2006.  Number of rooms:   14.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking property
  • On-site parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour reception
  • Pets allowed

Services

  • Laundry
  • Tours/Ticket assistance

Dining facilities

  • Bed and breakfast
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/ Lounge area

Meeting facilities

  • Meeting room
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Babysitting/Child services

Leisure facilities

  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Garden area
  • BBQ facilities
  • Library

Room view

  • Garden view

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Heating
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Dressing area
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Chaise lounges
  • In-room desk
  • Ironing facilities

Bathroom

  • Steam shower
  • Room toiletries

Self-catering

  • Electric kettle

Media

  • Television

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

CHECK-IN / CHECK-OUT

Check-in from 2 pm FREE
Check-out until 11 am FREE

Children and extra beds

There are no extra beds provided in a room. 

Pets

Pets are allowed on request.

How to reach apartment

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Apartment Address:

68 Ray Street, Wonderboom, Pretoria, South Africa

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City Center
  • Pretoria
    3.3 mi
Airports
Train Stations
  • Pretoria Station
    5.1 mi
Underground stations
  • Gautrain Hatfield Grosvenor Street Station
    4.8 mi
  • Gautrain Pretoria Station
    5.1 mi
Apartment details
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2006
  • Number of rooms:
    14

Rooms and availability

Purple Olive Guest House photos Room
Twin Room
  • Room size:

    185 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Single beds

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
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  • General:Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Fan
  • Private entrance
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Media:TV
Room Description:

The Twin Room is simply decorated with wooden furniture. Each room has 2 single beds, a TV and a tea/coffee maker.

Purple Olive Guest House photos Room
Double Room
  • Room size:

    185 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
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  • General:Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Fan
  • Private entrance
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Media:TV
Room Description:

The Double Room is simply decorated with wooden furniture. Each room has a TV and a tea/coffee maker.

Purple Olive Guest House photos Room
Executive Room
Garden view
  • Room size:

    185 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Bathtub
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Fan
  • Carpeted floor
  • Private entrance
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Electric kettle
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
Room Description:

The Executive Room is elegantly decorated with wooden furniture. Each room has a satellite TV, a microwave and a tea/coffee maker.

Purple Olive Guest House photos Room
Economy Double Room
  • Room size:

    175 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • + More
  • General:Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Fan
  • Private entrance
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Toilet
Room Description:

Room with a double bed for single or double occupancy. Includes a shower, toilet, wash basin and tea-and-coffee facilities.

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What's nearby

Places of interest

  • Steve Biko Academic Hospital2.9 mi

Local attractions

  • Freedom Park5300 ft
    Koch & 7th Avenue, Pretoria
  • Museum of Natural History3.4 mi
    Paul Kruger Street S, Pretoria
  • State Theater4.2 mi
    320, Pretorius Street, Pretoria
  • Cheetah Research and Breeding Centre1.3 mi
    R513, Pretoria
  • National Zoological Gardens of South Africa4.0 mi
    232 Boom Street, Pretoria
Apartment details
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2006
  • Number of rooms:
    14

Purple Olive Guest House Reviews

Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Purple Olive Guest House

Average guest rating

7.4out of 10
Very good
Based on 138 reviews

Guest reviews

  • Older travelers
    6.6

    It was very secure and in a safe place

  • Couple
    5.0

    Did the job, accommodation near to airport and was ok to arrive late at night.

    Rooms just about clean but not particularly secure. Couldn't get out of the hotel on the Sunday morning as there was no security to open the gate. A sign as to how to get in and out early / late at night would be useful.

  • Couple
    9.6

    Well situated,next to all shopping centers.Friendlly staff and reception.good value for money.Place accessable to people with disabilities.We intend staying at Purple Guest House on our next visit to PRETORIA.....breakfast too good

    Limited tv Channels

  • Older travelers
    5.4

    A clean bed. Attention to bring a (standing) fan because the ceiling fan didn't work. Pleasant and polite receptioniste.

    Equipment and furnishing out of date. (5 pieces) chewing gum in the shower.Handle of hot shower fell off. Bed lamp near your bed but no connection on lighting system. Opportunity to choose between two rooms: one the light didn't work, the other the fan didn't work. For a overnight stay it's o.k.

  • Couple
    7.4

    Good service

    Uncomfortable matress, dripping shower

  • Couple
    9.6

    The sense peace and I had an opportunity to pay attention to my partner. I loved the beds chairs and the wardrobe. Your reception and breakfast areas were as well magnificent

    The cosmetic cabinet & mirror in the bathroom was a little higher for my partner to see herself. Don't we all get attracted to mirrors? If you place a mirror anywhere, it must then be accessible. Is it possible to have an fm radio in the rooms?

  • Single
    6.6

    Fair price for very basic accomodation, in a not very central location. You will have what you need: a clean bed, a shower and a TV, a small swimming pool, full stop. I was taking flying lessons at Wonderboom Airport, which is a comfortable 10 mins drive only. Decided to stay 4 instead of 2 nights.

    It is very basic. Don't expect luxury. Not easy to find.

  • Couple
    7.0

    The breakfast was great.

    I didn't get goodies such as shampoos,foam baths etc and was not happy about it.

  • Older travelers
    4.2

    No service! No communication - could not book out and had not had breakfast by 8h30 on day of departure!

  • Couple
    5.0

    very quiet area. Lots of parking space. Good if you don't want to spend time in the hotel but just need somewhere to sleep

    Was surprised to read other reviews which said the staff was friendly- this was not my experience. I felt as if I was intruding- not cosy at all. The rooms are comfortable but in need of updating as it is a bit damp. The breakfast was ok. The location not fantastic unless you have a car and a satnav to get you there. All in all not too bad if you want a basic no frills quick stop place to stay

  • Group of friends
    7.4

    Spent only 10 hours there (6 sleeping). Did enjoy breakfast.

  • Older travelers
    9.6

    Comfortable rooms, good service and an excellent breakfast selection - very filling

  • Couple
    7.4

    Personale gentile, presenza connessione internet

  • Older travelers
    6.6

    The staff seemed nice and attentive, the bed room was big enough for a one or two night stay and the double bed was comfortable, the breakfast was more than adequate, the fact that's included in the price makes the whole package attractive enough to make me come back again if the need arises again.

    However, even with a reasonable price for the stay, the establishment is a bit outdated and in need of refurbishment, mainly bath room showing quite a mould build up on ceiling and corners, the loose bed head board and the night stand lamp not working and the lack of a flexihose hand held shower, is a big draw back when trying to rinse off the body gel or soap foam, in a bathroom with only a shower and no bath tub, where found to be the biggest problems.

  • Family with children
    6.6

    nice family run guest house with excellent breakfast. Only problem u need a car and a navigator to get there. But the atmosphere is nice

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How to reach apartment

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Apartment Address:

68 Ray Street, Wonderboom, Pretoria, South Africa

Get directions
City Center
  • Pretoria
    3.3 mi
Airports
Train Stations
  • Pretoria Station
    5.1 mi
Underground stations
  • Gautrain Hatfield Grosvenor Street Station
    4.8 mi
  • Gautrain Pretoria Station
    5.1 mi
Apartment details
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2006
  • Number of rooms:
    14