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Rallentando Guesthouse - Piaf Room

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Rallentando Guesthouse - Piaf Room

Private room in house
2 guests1 bedroom1 bed1 private bath
2 guests
1 bedroom
1 bed
1 private bath
Coenraad is a Superhost
Superhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
Sparkling clean
11 recent guests said this place was sparkling clean.
Great check-in experience
91% of recent guests gave the check-in process a 5-star rating.

Welcome to Rallentando Guesthouse, where you can come to unwind and relax from the hustle and bustle. As the definition suggests: “to gradually slowing down”

This newly renovated house is a hidden accommodation gem, located in the heart of the central Johannesburg suburb of Westdene. Close to University of Johannesburg and WITS, hospitals, theatres, museums, art galleries, cultural attractions, Emmarentia Botanical Gardens, Melville shops and restaurants and many more!


Indoor fireplace
Free parking on premises
Unavailable: Smoke detector
Unavailable: Carbon monoxide detector
The host hasn't reported smoke or carbon monoxide detectors on the property.

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 double bed


Step-free access to the bedroom
Extra space around bed



11 reviews
Kent And Hanrich User Profile
Kent And Hanrich
July 2019
Our three-week trip ended here and what a lovely end to our time in South Africa. We were a group of 5 friends traveling from Cape Town to Johannesburg - two couples and one single and we rented his whole house. Coenraad's place with three en-suite bedrooms was perfect for our…
Christopher D User Profile
Christopher D
July 2019
Coenraad you are such a sweet and kind soul. Thank you for the wonderful stay. Everything went beyond my expectations and I have very high standards. I’ve travelled the world and stayed in many different 5 star hotels and luxury boutique B&B’s and was this place the most luxury I…
Coenraad User Profile
Response from Coenraad:
Thank you so much for the amazing feedback, Chris. I look forward to welcoming you back soon.
July 2019
Bernard User Profile
July 2019
Central location to a lot of places in Johannesburg
Oliver User Profile
July 2019
Wonderful hospitality. Clean. Try his rusks, they are amazing.
Sifiso User Profile
July 2019
The place has value for money, I would recommend anyone who want to book where they will have peace of mind and relax.
Thembi Lihle User Profile
Thembi Lihle
June 2019
It’s a peaceful space more like a home away from ideal for some relaxation in stylish space
Boitumelo Lerato User Profile
Boitumelo Lerato
June 2019
You get so much for so little, a private warm room. The house itself is amazing, quite beautiful and functional. Coenraad was a wonderful host, quite helpful and was happy to host us. I fully recommend his AirBnB

Hosted by Coenraad

Johannesburg, South AfricaJoined in May 2019
Coenraad User Profile
20 Reviews
Coenraad is a SuperhostSuperhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
I'm a pianist, TV director, animal lover, very talented cleaner and flamboyant dreamer. I've been living in this house for 16 years and after 16 years of dreaming, those dreams became reality. Now I just want to share it with everyone! I have 3 four legged children - a…
Interaction with guests
Guests have access to the house 24/7. Entry information will be provided prior to arrival via email or phone. Check-in is anytime from 2 PM and check out is STRICTLY 10 AM, unless otherwise arranged prior to arrival. I live on the property, so can attend to any urgent issues.
Response rate: 100%
Response time: within an hour
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The neighborhood


House Rules

No pets
No smoking, parties, or events
Check-in is anytime after 2PM and checkout by 10AM