HotelsCombined recognises 5th Avenue Gooseberry Guesthouse amongst the best guest houses in South Africa.

Gooseberry Guesthouse

HotelsCombined owned by KAYAK, has selected 5th Avenue Gooseberry Guesthouse to receive the official Recognition of Excellence Award. This selection has come from HotelsCombined’s extensive surveys using data from millions of guest reviews for a wide range of accommodation within South Africa.

HotelsCombined is a hotel price comparison website that was recognised as Best Hotel Booking Site two years in a row for 2020 and 2021 by Frommer’s.

5th Avenue Gooseberry Guesthouse has consistently produced a high satisfaction rating among guests and travel industry experts.

5th Avenue Gooseberry Guesthouse now joins an elite group of hotels around the world that have been awarded the HotelsCombined Recognition of Excellence. This exclusive collection of highly-rated accommodations has been chosen using a strict set of criteria such as the quality and consistency of reviews, the absence of recurring or unresolved issues with customers, popularity of the property and of course, the overall resulting score.

“We are thrilled to be working with the best hotels and guest houses in South Africa. 5th Avenue Gooseberry Guesthouse has proven its place among them with this award and its commitment to providing high-quality services to all guests,” said Melinda Balazs, Hotel Awards Program Manager at HotelsCombined.

“With HotelsCombined, 30 million people are finding the best hotel deals available online every month. The HotelsCombined Recognition of Excellence Award makes it even easier for travellers to find the top hotels for customer service and guarantee the best value for their money.”

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About 5th Avenue Gooseberry Guesthouse:

5th Avenue Gooseberry Guesthouse is a warm and welcoming old English-style character home combined with Indian and Moroccan touches. We are 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.

For further information, contact 5th Avenue Gooseberry Guesthouse at +27 11 888 5587 or send us a mail to