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    Four Seasons Hotel The Westcliff Johannesburg

    67 Jan Smuts Avenue | Westcliff, Johannesburg 2193, South Africa
    011 27 87 551 8164
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    • Excellent67%
    • Very good21%
    • Average7%
    • Poor3%
    • Terrible2%
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    “view restaurant” (29 reviews)
    “golf carts” (21 reviews)
    Free Wifi
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    Reviewed 23 June 2016

    Accommodation was 5 star but the hotel was extremely inflexible. They would not give us a table for 8 in their fine dining restaurant - refusing to push 2 tables together. And yet, when we arrived a table for 9 was seated next to us....More

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    Response from FSJohannesburg, Manager at Four Seasons Hotel The Westcliff JohannesburgResponded 28 June 2016

    Dear Anthea, Thank you for your valuable feed-back. I was grateful to have had an opportunity to discuss on the phone with you, the disappointments which you encountered. I would like to renew my apologies for the lack of flexibility demonstrated towards your dining and...More

    Reviewed 20 June 2016

    This hotel has a somewhat unique setup. There are about 8 separate buildings, some connected, some not, to other hotel amenities. We visited in the early winter season and I was surprised that they do not close or heat the common spaces in the buildings---Brrr!...More

    Thank Barnsey_11
    Reviewed 19 June 2016

    This a good example of a Four Seasons Hotel. The exterior and interior are impeccable and the welcome gifts in our suite were very much appreciated. The extensive grounds can be a little steep in parts but there are always golf buggies nearby to drive...More

    Thank Gill S
    Response from FSJohannesburg, Manager at Four Seasons Hotel The Westcliff JohannesburgResponded 20 June 2016

    Dear Gill S, We thank you for choosing to come and stay at the Four Seasons and were happy to read that you enjoyed your stay. We would be grateful to receive more feed-back about your experience in the restaurant. We generally treat the food...More

    Reviewed 9 June 2016

    We recently spent 5 nights at The Westcliff prior to heading out n multiple safari camps. While here we also celebrated our Anniversary. From the moment we checked in late evening we knew we had chosen a great place! Our room was large, lovely, great...More

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    Thank 1wanaka
    Reviewed 8 June 2016 via mobile

    Although this Hotel is beautiful on the outside as well as the inside, the service is so bad. Our rooms weren't ready when we got there and we had to wait 5 hours. When eating at the restaurant, we had to wait 2 hours for...More

    1  Thank WeirdoQiie
    Response from FSJohannesburg, Manager at Four Seasons Hotel The Westcliff JohannesburgResponded 12 June 2016

    Dear WeirdoQiie Thank you for taking the time to share your review of your recent stay with us. We value your feedback and we are sorry to hear that your room was not ready when you arrived at the hotel. Our check-in time is at...More

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    25 June 2017|
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    Response from dmsdi | Reviewed this property |
    Uber is great, safe and good value. Used it extensively from the hotel. Hotel car drop off also works well, though much more expensive. Enjoy!
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