A warm and welcoming old English-style character home combined with Indian and Moroccan touches.

Rates from R 930.00 to R 1030.00

Breakfast @ R120.00 per person


About Us

Our guesthouse is located in the quiet suburb of Linden (33km from OR Tambo International Airport) with easy access to Joburg’s major attractions including shopping centres, WITS and UJ Universities, as well as Joburg and Sandton CBD’s.

Front of House


Pool + Garden

Our Rooms

Key Amenities

The 11 rooms decorated with collectables, antique pieces and Susan’s art include the following:

Notice: As per Adjusted Alert Level 3 regulations, no inter-group play or mingling permitted in pool. Guests may remove masks while in pool.

Meeting facilities

We can cater for any corporate (or public) meeting or training seminar throughout the year.

Our meeting room comfortably seats (25)  delegates and our beautiful garden is perfect for your team’s breakaway moments.

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What our clients say

Staying there is like attending an art gallery at the same time. What nice feelings, indeed... 

Angelo Toi

Perfect place for a bridal party. Excellent service. Thank you!


Home away from home. A little piece of heaven!

Genevieve C


5th Avenue Gooseberry Guest House is now ranked in Travel Myth’s Top 30 Small Accommodations in Johannesburg and is also featured in the 4 star, honeymoon, outdoor pool, parking, pool and romantic collections.

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