7, Cavendish Road,Cnr. Saunders StreetJohannesburg2198South Africa
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About Chisam

Chisam is a relaxed, economical guest house that benefits from an on-site restaurant and bar. Located in Johannesburg's Yeoville suburb, the accommodation is two kilometres away from Ellis Park Stadium.

With a straightforward design, the en-suite rooms at Chisam all contain an intercom system and flat-screen television with satellite channels. Based on the season, heaters and cooling fans are also supplied.

Secure off-street parking is complimentary to use. Free Wi-Fi is also provided by the guest house, as is a gym, meeting room and snooker facilities.

With South African cuisine that is given a European twist, the on-site restaurant serves a tasty collection of meals and snacks. With a range of cocktails, wines and champagne available, guests can unwind at the chilled bar.

The Johannesburg CBD is a three-kilometre journey from the guest house. The educational Apartheid Museum and fun Gold Reef City entertainment complex are both less than 12 kilometres from the guest house.


7, Cavendish Road,Cnr. Saunders Street, Johannesburg, 2198, South Africa
Telephone: +27(11)4871907 | Official Homepage

Top amenities

  • WiFi
  • Kitchen / Kitchenette
  • A/C
  • Parking
  • Balcony / Patio
  • Washing machine
  • TV / Entertainment
  • Hairdryer
  • Pool
  • Non-smoking rooms

All amenities

Hotel facilities

  • 24-hour reception
  • Free WiFi in lobby
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Parking garage

Room facilities

  • Room safe

Positive Reviews

Spacious and clean rooms

In most areas, the rooms produce positive feedback from guests that stay at the accommodation. As well as being well-sized with plenty of room for moving around, the rooms are considered well-maintained and really clean.

Safe and secure

When it comes to security, travellers are thrilled with this facet of the guest house. The property is labelled as secure, ensuring a relaxing night's sleep. In addition, the on-site parking is said to be safe to use for those arriving in their own vehicle.

Friendly customer service

Guests are pleased with the way the staff members conduct their duties. Those working at the property are frequently described as providing a friendly and cooperative service.

Negative Reviews

Location not the most ideal

The guest house's location fails to generate rave reviews from visitors. Whilst there is little in the way of eateries and attractions within reasonable walking distance, the surrounding area of the property is said to not be the most welcoming or safe.

Rooms missing out on amenities

With regards to the guest house's rooms, their reported simplicity is something that disappoints guests. With limited amenities such as the apparent omission of essentials like dustbins and towels, the lack of television channels is especially criticised.

Breakfast could be improved

The breakfast is an aspect that disappoints travellers that stay at the guest house. Along with criticisms about the taste quality and the food being too oily, the breakfast is described as simplistic with no variety on a day-to-day basis.