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    Hands On Retreat Craighall

    4 Argyle Avenue, Johannesburg 2196, South Africa
    011 27 87 550 4630
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    Overview
    • Excellent61%
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    • Average7%
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    “picnic basket” (21 reviews)
    “hand massage” (8 reviews)
    Free Wifi
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    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Unfortunately our room was awful, and it spoilt our stay. 2 tiny single beds, that were smaller than the normal standard single, and we could hear the people in the room next door, even went they went to the bathroom! The lighting was very bad...More

    Thank 247LiveLife
    Response from HandsOn_10, Manager at Hands On Retreat CraighallResponded 1 week ago

    As the Guest house manager I was distraught to read your review. I do apologize for your unpleasant stay with us, as we strive to make each and every guest stay as memorable as possible.  It is a pity that you reverted to using a...More

    Innkeeper's Favourite Review
    Reviewed 17 April 2017

    Wonderful getaway amidst the sprawling city, quiet, relaxing and well laid out with eye for detail. Highly recommend giving it a go! Its set over a spruit (river) with beautiful garden's and table's every where to take in the setting. Great vibe and very welcoming.

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    Response from HandsOn_10, Manager at Hands On Retreat CraighallResponded 19 April 2017

    Thank you so much for the wonderful review you have shared on TripAdvisor after your recent stay at Hands on Retreat. We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay, and we look forward to your next visit with us.

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    We had a wonderful overnight stay with a full body massage. The room decor is minimalistic but elegant. Staff were extremely friendly and eager to help. They really try to make the stay as stress free and relaxing as possible. It felt like we were...More

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    Response from HandsOn_10, Manager at Hands On Retreat CraighallResponded 1 week ago

    Thank you so much for the great review, we are so delighted that you enjoyed your stay with us. Thank you for the positive feed back on our establishment. We can not wait for your return, looking forward to it.

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    I loved my stay there and next time will book for the spa. The staff is very helpful. It would also be nice or ideal if u have supper/dinner options but other than that u guys are amazing. Keep it up!!More

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    Response from HandsOn_10, Manager at Hands On Retreat CraighallResponded 1 week ago

    Thank you for your great review, and for taking the time out of your busy schedule to do the review. We really do appreciate it. We will definitely take your suggestion into consideration. We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay and we look forward...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    Very nice the disturbing thing was the couple next door. was very loud.. And the sunday morning I go a hair in my Omelet.. The omelet was very nice.. until I found the hair.. The massages was also very nice. and the picnic was nice....More

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    Response from HandsOn_10, Manager at Hands On Retreat CraighallResponded 3 weeks ago

    We do appreciate and value your input, we are extremely disappointed that we did not meet your expectations, I will be sharing your review with staff so that they can be 100% alert, always, when dealing with foods. The picnic basket unfortunately comes without any...More

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Spa
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Room amenities
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Spa
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    • Price range
    • US$65 - US$91 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms ,
    • Suites ,
    • Kitchenette
    • Number of rooms
    • 6
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