With a cosmopolitan and relaxed atmosphere and situated in the charming Johannesburg suburb of Melville, Johannesburg, Lucky Bean guesthouse offers excellent personalised service in a convenient location with plenty of interesting shops and great restaurants just a few blocks away.
Set on a large historic property surrounded by beautiful gardens, Lucky Bean is a veritable oasis and you would hardly believe that the busy Johannesburg city centre is just a 15-minute drive away. Guests can choose from nine spacious bed and breakfast rooms and if you feel like taking it easy and want to put off sightseeing for a while, the pool is the perfect place to hang out.
For dinner, guests can visit Lucky Bean restaurant which is located on buzzing 7th Street, just a 15-minute walk away. Owned by the same people as the guesthouse, the Lucky Bean restaurant offers a genuinely South African experience with a menu filled with inventive, contemporary dishes that make use of local ingredients, such as ostrich bobotie, spring rolls and springbok pie. For dessert the traditional melktert is a must.
The restaurant also has a cocktail lounge, a popular place for early evening sundowners and the restaurant and bar often hosts live music events with performances by top local musicians.
Lucky Bean restaurant is open from Tuesday to Sunday, 11am to midnight. Call +27 (0)11 482 5572 or +27 (0)82 902 4514 for reservations.