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Uxolo Guesthouse

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Overview
  • Excellent86%
  • Very good10%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
23 May 2017
“Return visit”
3 Oct 2017
“Change of Ownership - Problems”
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Room Service
3 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 3 October 2017

We had stayed at this guesthouse about 2 years ago and were satisfied with what we got for our money, although the parking arrangements are troublesome as guests vehicles al have to be parked behind each other and getting out in the morning is a...More

Thank Aeraille
Response from Vernon L, Owner at Uxolo GuesthouseResponded 4 October 2017

Hi Aeraille. Kindly let me know how much the rates for the accommodation was 2 years ago, as I'm certain that the 70% escalation is incorrect. We took over as owners in August 2016. Previously, the guesthouse was under managership and not operated by the...More

Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

Thando was amazing! She was super friendly and helpful throughout! Breakfast was delicious! Stayed for two nights, each night when I arrived to my room it was warm and cosy! Went the extra mile today it's everything they do!More

Thank Cherisse M
Response from Vernon L, Owner at Uxolo GuesthouseResponded 12 June 2017

Thanks for your lovely review. Yes...Thando & our staff are extremelly friendly and always do whatever they can, over and above, to ensure that our guests feel at home. Your company always books their business associates at Uxolo and now you know why. It will...More

Reviewed 23 May 2017

We stayed at Uxolo the last time we were in Johannesburg and on both occasions were very happy with the accomodation and the very friendly staff. The staff are very helpful and maintained our rooms. The location of the lodge is excellent. Hoping that the...More

Thank lmankowitz
Response from Vernon L, Owner at Uxolo GuesthouseResponded 27 May 2017

Hi . Thank you for your positive review. We recently upgraded to fibre and I am waiting for a WiFi consultant to install a test booster at the rear of the guest house so as to improve the reception.

Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

We stayed at Uxolo gust house as we had a hockey tournament at st Marys waverly. The location was ideal. The staff are very pleasant and accommodating. My only negative was my room was quite hot and no way to open up windows to get...More

Thank annabelle444
Response from Vernon L, Owner at Uxolo GuesthouseResponded 29 April 2017

Hi Annabelle, It really was a pleasure having you all at Uxolo. What a pity you had not told us of your predicament, as we would easily have sorted it out to your satisfaction. Unfortunately, there are times when guests do not openly make complaints...More

Reviewed 3 September 2016

Having travelled quite a bit I think this is the best place we have ever stayed. The rooms were supremely comfortable, the breakfast very nice, and the staff the most friendly i've ever met. In addition we felt very safe in a city we had...More

Thank S_J_Boam
Response from Vernon L, Owner at Uxolo GuesthouseResponded 5 September 2016

Hi Sam...it was fascinating watching you dive into a COLD pool in OUR winter. But then, I suppose our winter is great for you guys from up near the arctic :) I am extremely satisfied that YOU & your partner were satisfied as well. This...More

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Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Laundry Service
Concierge
Room Service
Breakfast included
Breakfast Available
Room amenities
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
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Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
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Price range
US$62 - US$124 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Kitchenette, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$62 - US$124 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Kitchenette, Family Rooms
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Hello, You do need transport to the museums and historical landmarks no matter where you stay. The attractions are not close to one another, Joahnnesburg is a sprawling city and the museums and landmarks are scattered... More
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