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Somerset West, South Africa
1 review
Reviewed 14 July 2016

I stayed at Chateau de Carolle recently with my wife and daughter while I was on a business trip. The family suite was fantastically comfortable and having breakfast facilities available as part of our accommodation was very convenient. The accommodation is well located in a pleasant suburb, yet very well connected to the main routes into and around Joburg. A... More 

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Cape Town
1 review
Reviewed 13 July 2016

Be a rainbow in someone else’s cloud. ~Maya Angelou A cold winters night and we were welcomed with a warm smile and a warm and cozy yet elegant cottage. What does ‘cozy’ mean to me? I think for me it means the room has a lived-in comfort, furnishings that are overstuffed, less than perfect, warm colors, accessories that display a... More 

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CarolMillard, Owner at Chateau de Carolle, responded to this review

I am staggered at one of the most beautifully expressed experiences a guest could enjoy at Chateau de Carolle. Thank you so much for the detail extended in describing your accommodation, decor, hospitality & comfort. What else can say other than you brought a lump to my throat & tears to my eyes as I read your review today because... More 

Western Cape, South Africa
1 review
Reviewed 2 June 2016

Very warm and welcoming. I've used this establishment before, and return because it offers everything you would expect, and more. I'll use this establishment again in the near future. I will also tell many friends and family of this establishment. Service is great and all your needs are met. A a wonderful stay. Many thanks for everything.

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CarolMillard, Owner at Chateau de Carolle, responded to this review

I am delighted to know that our hospitality remains to the levels of satisfaction which meets your requirements, so much so, that it encourages you to return to Chateau de Carolle, time and again. Excellent service is so worthwhile when a regular repeat guest does take the time to make a Tripadvisor review. Your recommendation of my guesthouse is highly... More 

Mirfield, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 19 April 2016

We stayed at Chateau de Carolle for six nights in April as we needed to be in Johannesburg for a wedding. We were staying with another couple in adjoining rooms. The rooms are excellent, furnished to a very high standard, particularly the living room and larger bedroom. The bathrooms are well stocked with various shampoos, soaps and shower gels. Carol... More 

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CarolMillard, Owner at Chateau de Carolle, responded to this review

Thank you for your appreciation of the accommodation you enjoyed at our guest house this month; it was certainly most enjoyable for me to hear all about the 3 day wedding progression of celebrations which you came to enjoy with your friends, here in Johannesburg. Yes the King Cottage is the best & a favourite with the majority of guests... More 

Durban, South Africa
1 review
Reviewed 2 March 2016

Carol provides a home away from home. Excellent service at a great price. Really convenient location. No effort was spared to make us comfortable. A well fitted out garden cottage. We'll certainly return

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Carol M, Owner at Chateau de Carolle, responded to this review

Thank you for your great summary of what we offer business guests and it was a pleasure to host you during your brief training seminar in Johannesburg. I look forward to seeing you again. More 

Merrivale, South Africa
1 review
Reviewed 29 February 2016

Dear Carrole, Thank you for a wonderful stay in your B&b in December 2015. Your attention to detail & care of us was quite remarkable. We will always remember our stay with you as the best we have experienced in South Africa. Thank You. Rein & Pam Franz

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Carol M, Owner at Chateau de Carolle, responded to this review

Oh how wonderful to hear from you & that you should post a review for me on TripAdvisor. Knowing how frequently you do get about the world, I certainly value your worthy review of Chateau de Carolle & certainly hope to see you again sometime soon. Guests like yourselves make our hospitality world a beautiful place! May I especially thank... More 

Potchefstroom, South Africa
1 review
Reviewed 29 February 2016

Chateau de Carolle is a lovely guesthouse with a vintage feel to it. We enjoyed our stay and would recommend this guesthouse to anyone visiting Johannesburg. It is situated in a good neighborhood. The service was great, we really felt treated. The rooms are comfortable, spacious and neat. We are especially impressed by the smart box with a variety of... More 

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Carol M, Owner at Chateau de Carolle, responded to this review

Thank you for staying at Chateau de Carolle during your business trip to Johannesburg. I am pleased to know that the 'smart box' of movies went down well during your relaxation time at our guesthouse. I appreciate your review posted of our special Greenside paradise! More 

Uckfield, United Kingdom
2 reviews
Reviewed 7 February 2016

The Queen Suite we had for two nights was neet and tidy a bit fussy with bric-a-brac and was booked as B&B. When shown what it would be by proprietor Carol two yoghurts in fridge two cartoons fruit juice jar of rusks sweet biscuits bowl of fruit and beverage making. When enquired about toast cheese etc told oh well that's... More 

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Carol M, Owner at Chateau de Carolle, responded to this review

This response is in reply to 2 separate reviews made by a UK couple who reserved a '2 night offer' at £23.00 per person, per day. Each of the reviews are 90% identical, other than for the disparity of their reviews of our Establishments décor, quality of their personal experience of sleep, the cleanliness of their suite and location. In... More 

London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 26 January 2016

The web site showed a beautiful room; advertised Bed+breakfast; it cost us R1000 per night; this is what breakfast was: 2 pots yogurt,2 small boxes of fruit juice, 2 bananas, two kiwi fruit and a small bunch of grapes. The next morning was similar but we did get two small white rolls no butter, no kiwi fruit but a hard... More 

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Carol M, Owner at Chateau de Carolle, responded to this review

This one reply serves to reply to the duplication of 2 separate reviews made by a UK couple who reserved a '2 night deal' for the equivalent of £23.00 per person, per day. Each of their reviews are almost identical other than for the disparity of their individual report of our Establishments décor, the quality of their sleep experience, cleanliness,... More 

Gaborone, Botswana
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Reviewed 11 January 2016

Wonderful location as the property is in a picturesque suburb. Very close to supermarkets and a variety of restaurants and take away spots. We had a car so that was very convenient. We stayed in a lovely cottage, which was breathtakingly beautiful. It was clear that a lot of detail and effort went into making the place picture perfect. The... More 

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Carol M, Owner at Chateau de Carolle, responded to this review

I thank you for your support when you selected Chateau de Carolle as your choice of accommodation in May ’15, however your report of our establishment which is dated 8 months after the actual requires that I correct factual misstatements and actual specifics of eventuality. According to our records, your 6 night, 3 person reservation was made telephonically, followed up... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
In your room
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Breakfast
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Chateau de Carolle Guesthouse with Bed and Breakfast offers accommodation in self-catering cottages & suites where independence, privacy & tranquillity is a consideration for business or leisure guests. Blend of enchanting collectables & antiques, interesting art, Persian rugs & stylish modern decor is what makes each room unique and full of character with home-from-home comforts to guarantee a good night's sleep. Many returning guests appreciate quality, comfort & excellence at our 4Star (TGCSA) graded guesthouse. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Chateau de Carolle

Address: 100 Mowbray Road | Greenside, Johannesburg 2193, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Gauteng > Greater Johannesburg > Johannesburg
Price Range: $95 - $161 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Chateau de Carolle 3*
Number of rooms: 3
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“I believe we stayed in the King Cottage room which was great. Very spacious and comfortable.”
 of 5 bubbles mattt342, 19 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Avoid if you have kids or are travelling with family/friends”
 of 5 bubbles khursheed1, 11 Jan 2016 | Read review
“The Queen Room made me feel exactly that - but we had booked all the rooms on the property, and all are equally nice.”
 of 5 bubbles apollonintlc, 21 Sep 2015 | Read review
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