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The Winston Hotel

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No 6 Tottenham Avenue Melrose Estate, Johannesburg 2196 South Africa See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We stayed at The Winston for 3 nights and loved every bit of it. We took the Gautrain from JHB to Rosebank Station and there was a bit of a mix up as to our pick up location, as there are 2 exits from the...More

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Reviewed May 19, 2018

We had organised pick up by Winston and the driver was waiting patiently with a comfortable limo. Check in was smooth and friendly. The property is colonial style and the rooms are large with plenty of space for opening of luggage. Extremely comfy bed, good...More

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Response from WinstonHotelJHB, Manager at The Winston HotelResponded May 22, 2018

Good Day Dirk Thank you for taking the time to share your experience with us. We appreciate your kind words. We do hope to have you join us again soon and enjoy the variety or drinks in our cosy bar. Kindest Regards Felipe Costa Operations...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We are now starting our THIRD stay at “The Winston”. We just finished an early dinner in the outdoor lounge that was perfect. Coming in from Canada, absolutely exhausted we sat for a cocktail and a light meal. We began our early arrival by seeing...More

Thank Suzi M
Response from WinstonHotelJHB, Manager at The Winston HotelResponded 1 week ago

Good Day Suzi M It was wonderful to host you again and thank you for your continued patronage. I have passed on your kind words to the team and we they are truly grateful. Thank you for staying with us once again and we look...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

If you like boutique hotels with a distinct designer touch, an intimate setting and attentive service, this is the place for you. Rooms are large and creatively decorated. The gardens, patios and other public areas are lovely. Food is very well cooked with a good...More

Thank lindagilm
Response from WinstonHotelJHB, Manager at The Winston HotelResponded 4 weeks ago

Hello lindagilm Thank you for joining us on your South African trip. I will pass your kind words on to the team, thank you. We wish you your safe travels back home and hope to welcome you back in the near future. Kindest Regards Felipe...More

Reviewed September 12, 2018

We stayed at the Winston for 5 nights. The hotel ammenities are excellent, large comfortable rooms an excellent restaurant and wee presented grounds and public areas. More importantly the staff are excellent, nothing is too much trouble for them. We would thoroughly recommend the hotel....More

Thank N1895VNjohnz
Response from WinstonHotelJHB, Manager at The Winston HotelResponded 4 weeks ago

Good Day N1895VNjohnz Thank you for choosing to stay with us and taking the time to review your stay. Thank you for the kind words and recommendation. We look forward to welcome you back. Kindest Regards Felipe Costa Operations Manager

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About
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
Room Service
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Room Service
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Business Centre with Internet Access
Laundry Service
Concierge
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Banquet Room
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Minibar
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Outdoor pool
Details
Price range
US$158 - US$233 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#6 Romantic Hotel in Johannesburg
#7 Business Hotel in Johannesburg
#7 Family Hotel in Johannesburg
#7 Luxury Hotel in Johannesburg
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$158 - US$233 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#6 Romantic Hotel in Johannesburg
#7 Business Hotel in Johannesburg
#7 Family Hotel in Johannesburg
#7 Luxury Hotel in Johannesburg
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Questions & Answers
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sharon050271
March 30, 2018|
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Response from WinstonHotelJHB | Property representative |
Good Day We are a short 20 minute drive from the airport. We do offer airport transfers. Email us at reservations@thewinstonhotel. co.za for any further assistance. Kindest Regards Felipe Costa Operations Manager
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Miki B
October 20, 2017|
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Response from Jon S | Reviewed this property |
How far is Gabrielskloof? I'm unfamiliar with Gabrielskloof. As to hotel transport, yes, we had arranged airport pickup and train station dropoff. Both were on-time and economical.
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ajamea2016
August 20, 2016|
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Response from tourtheworld-74 | Reviewed this property |
You can actually walk from the Gautrain Rosebank station to the hotel in 5 minutes.
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Room Tips
"We had a second storey room this time which was great as we could overlook the pool and the spectacular..."
850suzim
1 week ago
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"All rooms are new."
N1895VNjohnz
Sep. 12, 2018
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"Views of the pool are pretty but I think the corner rooms over the carpark are larger"
leigthm
Aug. 4, 2018
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"main building first floor"
lorenzorodrig
Apr. 29, 2018
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