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    The Residence Boutique Hotel

    17 4th Avenue | Houghton, Johannesburg 1477, South Africa
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          US$190
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          Overview
          • Excellent89%
          • Very good7%
          • Average1%
          • Poor1%
          • Terrible1%
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          Free Wifi
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          Breakfast included
          Air Conditioning
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          Private Balcony
          5.0 Star Hotel
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          Reviewed 12 October 2016

          We stayed at The Residence for two nights before going on to Botswana and Zimbabwe. We have stayed at top Johannesburg hotels before but this was easily our best discovery there. The staff are friendly and efficient, the food is delicious and the ambience is...More

          1  Thank fpwuk
          Response from The Residence T, Owner at The Residence Boutique Hotel

          Thanks you so much for your review, we really appreciate it and are so glad to hear that you enjoyed your experience at The Residence. It was an absolute pleasure having you stay with us and hope to welcome you back someday in the near...More

          Reviewed 12 October 2016

          A bit of a drive from the airport given we were only staying during a lay over. Lovely room with sitting area, dressing room and deck with hot tub. we were only there for the night and opted to eat in their dinning room. Because...More

          Thank Diane G
          Response from The Residence T, Owner at The Residence Boutique Hotel

          Thank you so much for your review and feedback, we really appreciate it. Apologies for the staff coming across as nervous, as we deal with guests with allergies and dietary requirements all the time. I am pleased to inform you that our tennis court has...More

          Reviewed 11 October 2016

          This is a hotel that bills itself as a luxury boutique hotel, and it is as far as the location goes, the service however is by far not matching it, and the bad attitude is only making it worse. I reserved for a luxury suite,...More

          Thank C F
          Response from The Residence T, Owner at The Residence Boutique Hotel

          Thank you so much for your feedback, I am sorry to hear that you were subject to so many wrong doings. This is definitely not the level of service or experience we provide our guests and hope to be able to welcome you back some...More

          Reviewed 10 October 2016 via mobile

          It was our first time visiting Johannesburg. So we didn't want to stay at a big hotel. We really like the Residence. The outside, well you can't see much because its fenced up, it looks like a box but when you're inside its classic old...More

          Thank nylevexim
          Response from The Residence T, Owner at The Residence Boutique Hotel

          Good day and thank you for your review. We are so sorry to hear about your Ardmore pieces that broke while being transported home, we have been looking into the matter and been in contact with Ardmore to find out if they have agents abroad...More

          Reviewed 8 October 2016

          Beautiful, luxurious boutique hotel. The room I had (#7) was enormous, with a separate sitting area, large bathroom, and outside deck with jacuzzi, shower, and lounge chairs. The furnishings were all first rate, and the bed very comfortable. The food at the restaurant the two...More

          Thank 32655Lisa
          Response from The Residence T, Owner at The Residence Boutique Hotel

          Thank you so much for your review, we really appreciate it and are so glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us. Thank you for your feedback as it allows us to continuously refine and improve our offerings. From all of us here...More

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          About
          Awards & Recognition
          Travellers' Choice2017 Winner
          Certificate of Excellence
          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Pool
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Spa
          • Free Parking
          • Breakfast included
          • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
          • Room Service
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Shuttle Bus Service
          • Free Parking
          • Airport Transportation
          • Breakfast included
          • Dry Cleaning
          • Laundry Service
          • Concierge
          • Room Service
          • Meeting Rooms
          • Conference Facilities
          • Room amenities
          • Air Conditioning
          • Refrigerator in room
          • Minibar
          • Things to do
          • Pool
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Spa
          • Hot Tub
          • Tennis Court
          • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
          Details
          • Price range
          • US$210 - US$408 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Hotel class
          • Hotel Style
          • #1 Spa Hotel in Johannesburg
          • #1 Luxury Hotel in Johannesburg
          • #1 Family Hotel in Johannesburg
          • #1 Romantic Hotel in Johannesburg
          • #3 Business Hotel in Johannesburg
          • Room types
          • Suites ,
          • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
          • Family Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 11
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          • Location
          • South Africa >
          • Gauteng >
          • Greater Johannesburg >
          • Johannesburg
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          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          Sawkia P
          Was the airport pick-up an additional charge or included in your room charge?
          12 November 2016|
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          Response from GGirl1965 | Reviewed this property |
          It was an additional charge, I don't recall how much, but do remember it was reasonable.
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          Jonathan S
          Hi we've 4 boys aged 10,8,7 and 3 me and my wife a family of 6 we need 6nights from December and off course site seeing.
          30 October 2016|
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          Response from gailflynn00 | Reviewed this property |
          Agreed.. not really a family hotel.
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          MrsEjim
          I would like to know if the accommodate kids,planning a trip in December holiday with my family two kids age 5 and age 3 with two Adults.we would like to know what to do with the kids in Joburg during festive season
          13 September 2016|
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          Response from monross | Reviewed this property |
          I don't think its the ideal place for children as its a sofisticated up market and quiet hotel with formal dining and luxurious furnishings ! I agree with everyone on this score !
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          Room Tips
          "We did not stay in it, but the Mandiba suite is the best room in the hotel"
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          "Deluxe rooms are roomy and extremely comfortable. Best to stay more than 1 night as it is such a beautiful..."
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          "Any room is fantastic"
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          "We had Room 14 which was a suite with a private hot tub and semi-private pool access."
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