Home Away from Home

47 on Preston Guest House is a newly renovated guest house created with the business traveller and domestic tourist in mind.  The guest house is owned & managed by a Muslim family to create a home away from home environment. This is the place where business meets leisure, in a relaxed environment.

Located within the leafy suburbs of Waverley and Oaklands, we are conveniently within just 10km from the economic hubs of Sandton, Illovo, Rosebank, Johannesburg CBD and a ‘stone’s throw’ from the famous Melrose Arch and Houghton.


Our establishment boasts 9 spacious rooms which can accommodate 18 people comfortably. We have 7 rooms accommodating 2 people, 1 family/triple room accommodating 3 people and 1 single room for 1 person. All the rooms are en-suite and have private entrances. All our rooms and communal areas are NON-SMOKING. Designated smoking areas are available. We allow check-in from 2pm and check-out at 10am. Early check-in or late check-out is by prior arrangement only.


Room features:

  • Rooms with twin beds & king size beds available
  • En-suite bathrooms with separate bathtubs & spacious showers
  • Air conditioning
  • Spacious work areas
  • DSTV (Selected channels) and WIFI available
  • Electronic safe
  • Built-in cupboards
  • Hairdryer
  • Kettle with complimentary tea & coffee


  • Swimming pool surrounded with garden & lawn
  • Spacious poolside area with sitting area and braai facility
  • Lounge & dining area opening to garden, equipped with DSTV & air conditioner
  • Furnished retractable undercover patio area facing the garden & pool
  • Secure parking & 24hr security
  • All rooms & communal areas are fitted with panic buttons for emergencies
  • Smoke detectors are fitted in all the rooms and communal areas
  • Smoking is allowed in designated areas.



Wi-Fi internet access is available.

Other services

We are able to assist our guests with certain services by prior arrangement:

  • Airport transfers or transfers in and around Johannesburg
  • Neighbouring restaurant reservations
  • Laundry service

Note: All extra services are charged separately by the different service providers.

In the area:

  • Conference facilities
  • Shopping Malls
  • Restaurants
  • Golf Courses

Breakfast (Halaal)

We offer a complimentary breakfast every morning from 6.30am till 9.00am (Monday – Friday) and 7.30am till 9.30am (Saturday and Sunday). Special dietary requirements should be requested 2 days prior to stay.

Lunch/Dinner (Halaal)

Lunch or dinner can be served at the guest house by prior arrangement.

Room service/snack menu

Sandwiches, snacks & beverages available


A selection of non-alcoholic beverages are available. Complimentary coffee & tea are available in all the rooms.

No liquor is served on the premises.


We have 9 spacious en suite rooms

2 X Kingsize Executive Room  @ R1050

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2 X Kingsize Standard Room @ R900

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2 X Twin Standard Room @ R900

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1 X Twin Economy Room  @ R820

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1 X Triple / Family Room @ R1320

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1 X Single Budget Room @ R470

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All rates are per room per night with max 2 persons per room except triple room which accommodates 3 persons and our single room which accommodates 1 person only.

Rates include vat and a complimentary breakfast.

Bookings only confirmed if full payment or deposit is received

Payments & Cancellations

Payments can be made prior to arrival or on arrival by card or EFT.
All invoices will be issued to the person or company responsible for the bill. In the case of individuals paying for themselves, we will issue the final invoice on check out.
All rates are quoted in South African Rand and are inclusive of VAT.

Cancellation Policy

In the event of a cancellation, the following cancellation fee shall apply on the full booking:

  • More than 60 days prior to arrival date – No cancellation fee will be charged.
  • 31 – 60 days prior to arrival date – 10% cancellation fee will be charged.
  • 15 – 30 days prior to arrival date – 25% cancellation fee will be charged.
  • 7 – 14 days prior to arrival date – 50% cancellation fee will be charged.
  • Less than 7 days prior to arrival date – 100% cancellation fee will be charged.
  • All no show reservations – 100% cancellation fee will be charged.

All cancellations are required in writing via email.


47 Preston Avenue | Highlands North | Johannesburg | Gauteng

+27 82 591 1889

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