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The Reef Hotel

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The 4-star Reef Hotel is a 5-minute drive from Johannesburg's City Hall. It has an on-site restaurant and modern guest rooms with satellite TV and individual decor. Rooms at Reef Hotel feature floor-to-ceiling black and white photos. Each has a sitting area with a large satellite TV. The private bathroom offers a separate bathtub and shower in a deluxe room and a shower only in a standard room. Reef Hotel's restaurant uses fresh, seasonal ingredients to prepare both South African and international cuisine. The hotel's in-house bar offers South African wine, international champagne and has panoramic views of Johannesburg. The Apartheid Museum is a 5 minute drive from Reef Hotel. Many of Johannesburg's art galleries are also nearby. Complimentary shuttle is available within a 5KM radius subject to availability.
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Wheelchair Access
Shuttle Bus Service
Airport Transportation
Public Wifi
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Business Centre with Internet Access
Laundry Service
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Non-Smoking Hotel
Breakfast Available
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Very nice room, roofbar amazing and the stuff was serviceminded. A special thanks to the driver Mr Comfort and his guided tour to Soweto, a tour that we will remember as one of the best events in South Africa
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I've used the hotel on many occasion for work visits, its centrally located, close to most tourist attractions and walking distance to public transport and shops. Rooms are comfortable, a bar fridge would be welcome in the rooms, food can be improved on, staff are friendly and he
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The accommodation was excellent...reception..food..customer service they were all excellent...the room I slept in was always neat and tidy.Can you just increase the size and amount equipment in the exercise room....thank you.
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Response from Yashodhan A, Guest Relations Manager at The Reef Hotel
Responded 1 week ago
Dear Departure43787638502, Thank you for taking the time to review your recent stay at the Reef Hotel. I have noted your request and thank you for your feedback. We know that you will definitely choose the Reef Hotel whenever your travels bring you to Johannesburg and we would look forward to welcoming you back! Regards,
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One night stay for business. the arrival was late and yet the reception was good. I could do my preparation work in comfort and the sleeping was comfortable after that.Overall the stay was good. the breakfast was also very sumptuous and the presentation was excellent.
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Responded 1 week ago
Dear Safari06033860367, Thank you for the wonderful review and picking up on all the efforts, its GUESTS like yourselves that make it worth while. Our skilled chefs prepare a fresh, delicious breakfast buffet spread daily for our GUESTS enjoyment. We look forward to welcoming you back to the Reef Hotel soon! Regards,
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Comfortable, clean and great location. Nice rooms and good access to the city. Felt safe and secure at all times. Internet and wifi could have been more efficient but otherwise a really nice place to stay in Johannesburg
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Response from Yashodhan A, Guest Relations Manager at The Reef Hotel
Responded 1 week ago
Dear Compass02001307984, Thank you for taking the time to review your stay with us at the Reef Hotel. We truly appreciate the fact that you took the time to communicate this to us. It really makes all the hard work and effort which my TEAM put in, all the more worth it. We look forward to welcoming you back. Regards,
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We need a ride from the Jo'burg airport at 920pm, can you recommend a reliable car service co.
Went by Gautrain to Park and from there with Uber. Back the same was good.
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How far is your hotel from the city? I have an infant can a cort be arranged?
Dear Rizwan, Thank you for your question. We are located in the Central Business District about 10 streets from Park Station. Baby cot can be arranged with reception. We take a deposit of R 300 for the cot. Please feel free to contact us at 011 689 1000. Hope to see you soon. Kind regards, Yash
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Hi am Gloria from Ghana. . I want to no how far is the hotel from the airport. .also want to no if the hotel can provide a tour guide since its our first time in S.A..anyways that the hotel have a pool. .would love to spend my honey moon there. .Thank you
We had a private driver, not from the hotel but Uber works great. It is about 30 minutes form the airport. I don't know if they offer tours but they are very friendly and helpful so I am sure that they could assist you with that. I haven't seen a pool in the hotel by the way...
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We are thinking of coming via Gautrain to Park Station and then J2 bus. Is that feasible in the afternoon? How safe is it in your area for us to be out walking and taking in the sites?
Hi Terry, The Gautrain from the airport to Park Station is a great idea and is reliable safe and fast. From Park Station the J2 bus has a stop right in front of the hotel. We also provide free shuttle from park station. I can make sure that the shuttle is waiting for you at Park Station at a specific time if you would like. Just let us know by e-mail or call at 011-689 1000. Looking forward to receiving you! Yash
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What is the best option for getting from the airport to your hotel? What is the difference between Standard double and Superior Double rooms?
Hi Terry! Gautrain is a great option to come from the airport to Park station. We have a complimentary shuttle to park station. The superior double room has a bath and a shower and the room is bigger. See you soon!
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"Go for the uneven numbers. That is the side where you will see the City and Ghandi Square."
"Room on the top floors might be quieter"
"Get breakfast!"
"The walls are thin and you can hear other guests. The outside noise woke me up in the morning."
"Go high for less noise"
US$47 - US$128 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
South AfricaGautengGreater JohannesburgJohannesburg
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