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The Residence Boutique Hotel

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Reviewed May 20, 2017

The amenties were so many wonderful things to do. Pool, Gardens, Gym with so many pieces for a good workout. Then the best and cleanest shower room equipped with everything. Dining was a delight as well. Wonderful.

1  Thank Jill-AnneWhyte
Response from The Residence T, Owner at The Residence Boutique HotelResponded May 22, 2017

Thank you so much, we really appreciate your review 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 some day in the near future.

Reviewed May 19, 2017

We stayed at the Residence Boutique Hotel for 1 night on a layover from JNB to our safari location. The hotel was beautiful, clean and the staff were great. They also picked us up from the airport and took us on a local tour of...More

Thank miantosca
Response from The Residence T, Owner at The Residence Boutique HotelResponded May 22, 2017

Thank you so much for your review, we really appreciate it and are so glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay and the food at The Residence. It was such a pleasure having you stay with us and hope to welcome you back some...More

Reviewed May 17, 2017 via mobile

We just stayed at The Residence for a 3 day rest after our long journey from CA, USA. Really special place and wonderful staff. Better than the 5 Star tourist magnet hotels. Located in Houghton Estates and within walking distance of the late Nelson Mandela's...More

1  Thank Earl V
Response from The Residence T, Owner at The Residence Boutique HotelResponded May 22, 2017

Thank you so much for your amazing review, we really appreciate it and are so glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us. We trust that you enjoyed the rest of your trip and hope to welcome you back some day in the...More

Reviewed May 17, 2017

Every review of this property is positive and after our stay I can see why. From airport pickup to drop off the experience is first class. Welcoming staff, wonderful rooms. The dining experience was superb from breakfast to dinner. Could not fault the understated elegance...More

Thank joolles
Response from The Residence T, Owner at The Residence Boutique HotelResponded May 22, 2017

Thank you so much, 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 some day in the near future. Congratulations...More

Reviewed May 16, 2017

While only 20 minutes from OR Tambo International, guests are greeted warmly in an elegant living room by the staff. After a brief orientation, we were escorted to our beautifully appointed bedroom with a balcony, stunning bath and shower, and a well luxurious bedroom. After...More

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Amenities
Top amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Room Service
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Hotel Amenities
Shuttle Bus Service
Room Service
Free Parking
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Business Centre with Internet Access
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
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
Heated pool
Outdoor pool
Details
Price range
US$242 - US$482 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Hotel Style
#1 Luxury Hotel in Johannesburg
#1 Spa 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
Details
Price range
US$242 - US$482 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Luxury Hotel in Johannesburg
#1 Spa 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
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Sawkia P
November 12, 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
October 30, 2016|
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Response from gailflynn00 | Reviewed this property |
Agreed.. not really a family hotel.
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MrsEjim
September 13, 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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"I understand all rooms are unique but I'm sure all very lovely"
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"The rooms that we had with a lounge and Jazuzzi"
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"Some rooms have a few stairs"
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"not room 5 - the doors are warped and do not close or lock."
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