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Riverbend Country House

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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good17%
  • Average3%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible21%
  • Aug. 25, 2018
    “100% Hospitality”
  • Jun. 30, 2018
    “AMAZING”
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14 River Road Fourways, Riverbend AH, Johannesburg 2125 South Africa See on map
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Free Internet
Free Parking
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Bar/Lounge
Laundry Service
Shuttle Bus Service
4 Star accommodation
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Reviewed August 25, 2018 via mobile

Costa is the perfect host with an amazing staff. They create an atmosphere that is a home away from home. Beautiful grounds, delicious meals, courteous driver. You feel relaxed and safe, no request is too big or small. A return journey is on the cards

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Reviewed June 30, 2018 via mobile

I needed an home away from home, and this is the place to find it. Honestly, Riverbend is so peaceful and Tranquil! Most beautiful gardens and the best service from everyone with a smile on their faces. Thank you so much for the stay, it...More

Thank ChloeC2108
Response from remarknow, General Manager at Riverbend Country HouseResponded July 9, 2018

Thank you for the compliment and for choosing to stay with us. We endeavour to make our guests feel like they are at home. I have recently taken over and am happy to see we are achieving our high standard of luxury accomodation at budget...More

Reviewed May 14, 2018

The place isn't to bad , but way to close to a river that has sewage in it. The smell... As well as a stone throw away to a squatter camp, that you must drive through to get there. Iwas terrified driving at night.

3  Thank alexd7185
Reviewed January 15, 2018

This bed and breakfast is a stones throw away from a squatter camp. You need to drive right by the squatter camp in order to get there. There are people selling stuff on the side of the road. The road is badly lit for night...More

4  Thank raylate
Reviewed April 19, 2017

This quaint old bed and breakfast was just the ticket! I needed some down-time, and this lovely lodging gave me just that. The manager on site also arranged a driver for errands and to the airport. Bear in mind, that while the literature might say...More

Thank bailey1560
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Amenities
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Pool
Free Internet
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Shuttle Bus Service
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Pool
Bar/Lounge
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Price range
US$40 - US$69 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#31 Luxury Hotel in Johannesburg
Room types
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Details
Price range
US$40 - US$69 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#31 Luxury Hotel in Johannesburg
Room types
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"Other b&b where you dont have to drive through squatter camp"
alexd7185
May 14, 2018
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"none at all"
raylate
Jan. 15, 2018
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"All rooms are quiet with outside access, within a gated surround."
bailey1560
Apr. 19, 2017
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"Each room forms part of the luscious garden and enjoys the twitter of the wide variety of birds."
JennyThomas5212
Sep. 25, 2016
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