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Bochum, Germany
Reviewed 10 April 2016

I stayed for 1 night and 1 day at the president lodge after a safari. It was the perfect stay after the trip and for my last day/night in South Africa. Everyone is very friendly and courteous. The lodge is well equipped and clean. The pool, comfy bed and TV with movie channels were perfect after the safari and when...

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GeckoandToad, Owner at President Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Anna, we are so pleased that you enjoyed your time at President Lodge. Thank you for posting your feedback on TripAdvisor and also for mentioning small detail and the contribution the staff and Harry, the driver made to your experience. We have shared your review with with them. We would love to welcome you back! Kind regards, Jannette, Elaine...

Round Rock, Texas
Reviewed 4 April 2016

We had just flown in after an 18 hr flight from the U.S. The President's Lodge was an amazing place - quiet and peaceful, beautiful and was a welcome sight for us. The room was fantastic and the delicious breakfast was personally cooked for us by the lady who runs the guest house. Thank you for making our first day...

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Jannette K, Owner at President Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Rob and family. Thank you so much for taking the time to write the review. We really enjoyed having you here and we are delighted that you enjoyed your stay with us and privileged to feature so well in your comments. We are glad to hear that we contributed to making the trip to our lovely country a wonderful...

Arnhem, The Netherlands
Reviewed 28 March 2016

Had a short stay between two flights. Nice, clean rooms, quiet surroundings, hospitable and nice people, great chees platter. Shower was clean and hot, bathroom was clean. Left with a smile on my face.

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GeckoandToad, Owner at President Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Jibbe, It was really a pleasure meeting you and Mirielle. Thank you for staying with us and for the lovely review. We are delighted to hear that you noticed the little details that set us apart and that you also enjoyed the cheese platter. We really hope to have the pleasure again of accommodating you in future.

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Reviewed 28 March 2016

Great stay! Worth the time! Close to the airport, the owner Janette is very friendly and very helpful and willing to go the extra mile to make us comfortable and happy. I highly recommend them. It's our go-to place now.

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Dear Eben. Thank you for choosing to stay with us. We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your stay and many thanks for the lovely review! We look forward to welcoming you back again soon. Warm regards Jannette, Elaine and the team

Lindau, Germany
Reviewed 23 March 2016

comfortable, quite, clean, friendly, helpful ... perfect. Will be there again ! In 10 min distance to the airport, in walking distance to a good restaurant. Drive-service from an to the restaurant in case it rains.

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GeckoandToad, Owner at President Lodge, responded to this review

Dear GLu61. Thank you for your lovely review and thank you for highlighting all the positive elements of staying at President Lodge. We are so happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay and our service. We hope to welcome you again soon. Warm regards. Jannette, Elaine and the team.

Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 9 March 2016

I have stayed at the President Lodge for a number of years and only had good service. Good food and a quality stay. Rooms are well prepared, clean and facilities are more than what one could hope for. The swimming pool in summer is great if you have a bit of time on your hands. One of the better places...

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GeckoandToad, Owner at President Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Safari M. Thank you so much for taking your time to write this review. We appreciate your mentioning each of the elements that contributed to the enjoyment of your many stays at President Lodge. Thank you also for recommending us. We look forward to welcoming you again. Warmest regards, Jannette, Elaine and the rest of the team.

Fort Wayne, Indiana
Reviewed 8 March 2016

Great hospitality. I spent collectively a two month stay at Presidents Lodge during 2015 and 1 week stay in 2016. They were always accommodating and I enjoyed how they made you feel at home. Elaine Pieterse and Jannette Kocks are great hostesses and their staff is excellent.

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Dear Michael. We would like to thank you for staying with us and for your lovely review. We are happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay and that you felt at home. We aim to make our guests feel comfortable and happy at all times. We are missing you and hope to welcome you back again soon. Best regards,...

Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 7 March 2016

Staying at president lodge was amazing,from the moment we got there staff members were friendly and everything was on point.I love the clean and quite enviroment as well as the fact that my room was prepared and waiting for me.Breakfast was my highlight i did not know where to start as there was so much and delicious treats. Thank you...

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GeckoandToad, Owner at President Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Ursula. What a pleasure to read your review and to share it with the team! Thank you for taking the time to acknowledge the details like the clean and quiet environment. We are really happy to hear that you enjoyed the breakfast so much! We truly value and appreciate your feedback and hope to welcome you again soon. Kind...

Reviewed 4 March 2016 via mobile

We were picked up directly at the airport and driven to the hotel. The straff is welcoming and friendly. The hotel has a wonderful pool, and it is calm, even though it probably is fully booked. Our room is beautiful and clean, with everything we might need. I am a quite tricky person when it comes to hotels - and...

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Jannette K, Owner at President Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Natalie, thank you for this wonderfully detailed post of your experience at President Lodge. Thank you also for the lovely pictures that you posted.We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay with us. Thank you for mentioning the staff - we will share your review with our team. It was lovely meeting you and we hope that we will...

Worcester, South Africa
Reviewed 2 March 2016

Thanks Janet & Elaine for always making me feel totally at home when I stay over. The overall friendliness of your staff & neat rooms, always make for a very memorable stay! A sure choice as my home away from home!

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Dear Melanie Thank you so much for your feedback on your recent stay at President Lodge. We always enjoy having you here and we are delighted that you feel at home when staying here. We hope to see you soon, warmest regards Jannette, Elaine and the team.

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Minibar
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
President Lodge is an up market guest house only 8 km from OR Tambo International Airport. This modern lodge welcomes corporate clients, overseas guests and visitors seeking affordable luxury accommodation in a tranquil setting close to Johannesburg. We offer fourteen elegant en-suite rooms, each individually decorated with attention to detail and a personal touch. All rooms have private entrances, mini bars, air-conditioning, DSTV, Wi-Fi Internet access, tea and coffee making facilities and safes. There is secure parking for all our guests.Full English or Continental breakfasts are served in our elegant dining room or in a more relaxed atmosphere around the pool. We also offer gourmet dinners on prior arrangement.President Lodge offers an executive air-conditioned conference room set up in a boardroom style. The Boardroom can accommodate groups of up to 10 delegates and is fully equipped with an electronic data projector, a screen and a white board or flip chart. The swimming pool and entertainment area create a tranquil atmosphere to relax after a long flight or a day at work.Our staff's commitment to service excellence makes our establishment the perfect accommodation for business people who need to be close to the major business areas around Johannesburg and the airport, as well as for overseas and local travelers who would like to stay a little longer.Airport transfers and day trips are arranged on request. ... more   less 

Additional Information about President Lodge

Address: 9 President Road | Eastleigh, Edenvale 1609, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Gauteng > Greater Johannesburg > Edenvale
Price Range: $69 - $100 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — President Lodge 4*
Number of rooms: 14
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“Avoid the rooms facing the parking area as the cars returning at night can disturb you”
 of 5 bubbles Hill_Belle, 22 Nov 2016 | Read review
“I'd ask for the pool-view rooms. The other rooms on the property are just as well appointed but the view is better at the pool.”
 of 5 bubbles Z1560QZkathyg, 1 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Room 1 has a great bathroom, great views of the pool and lots of cupboard space”
 of 5 bubbles HeatherO843, 3 Oct 2016 | Read review
“all the rooms are well situated”
 of 5 bubbles tokiniainarandria, 27 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Ask for one of the rooms away from the pool. Slight early evening noise with people walking through the area.”
 of 5 bubbles SafariM, 9 Mar 2016 | Read review
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