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The Winston Hotel

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Reviewed yesterday NEWvia mobile

What a fantastic and chic hotel. The design of this hotel is so unique and sophisticated. Sitting in the courtyard of the hotel I actually forgot I was in the centre of Johannesburg. Rooms were large and luxurious. The staff could not do enough to help, friendly and lovely! Fabulous restaurant for dinner. Thank you to all at The Winston,...

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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Excellent experience staying at the hotel as well as dinner and breakfast.. The rooms were very clean and staff treated us professionally.. I would definitely book again in the future. Will recommend to others

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Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

My stay here was superb. The room was spacious and luxurious. The service was refined and friendly. Breakfast was a treat. The special thing about this hotel is that it's a small hotel that keeps giving big service and that was felt by me. Location is excellent. Very close to Rosebank Mall but secluded on the edge of a leafy...

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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

We stayed at the Winston at the beginning of our African holiday and what a great beginning it was! A lovely room and surrounds, friendly staff and good food all combined to make us feel welcome. Special thanks to Unity who didn't just provide directions when we wanted to go to the nearby mall but instead walked there with us!

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Bern, Switzerland
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The spacious rooms and an outstanding service make this place my choice for any Jo'burg to come. Also the Restaurant is nice and Service is excellent. The reasonably priced Limousine Service completes the positive Picture.

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WinstonHotel342, Guest Relations Manager at The Winston Hotel, responded to this review

Dear NoName387, On behalf of The Winston Hotel, I would like to thank you for your kind review and for staying with us. We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your stay and hope to welcome you back again soon. Warm regards, Romi Metta Guest Relations Manager

Denver, Colorado
Reviewed 1 week ago

I ended up at The Winston accidentally after one of the larger hotels in the area had cancelled my booking. What a gift that turned out to be! The room was so charming and truly comfortable. I particularly enjoyed being able to open the balcony door and the windows to let in the night air as I slept. I looked...

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WinstonHotel342, Guest Relations Manager at The Winston Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Ht001, On behalf of The Winston Hotel, I would like to thank you for staying at our hotel and for your kind review. We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your stay and hope to welcome you back soon. Kind regards, Romi Metta Guest Relations Manager

Zurich
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We felt very welcome from the minute we entered and were looked after extremely well by the friendly staff of the hotel. Since our flight was only in the night, we were able to get a late check out at 15:00 instead of 11:00 (at a price).

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WinstonHotel342, Guest Relations Manager at The Winston Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Jonny H, On behalf of The Winston Hotel, I would like to thank you for staying with us and for your kind review. We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your stay and hope to welcome you back again soon. Warm regards, Romi Metta Guest Relations Manager

New York City, New York
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Avoid the Winston Hotel! I will certainly never stay at this property again. From the start of our stay on Thursday, through the present (Saturday), we have been treated poorly by the incompetent staff on site. This poor treatment has ranged from a failure to provide the pre-paid airport transfer and an adequate number of rooms for the members of...

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New York City, New York
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We loved The Winston Hotel. I chose it because I love boutique hotels because I always find the heart and level of service to be greater in a boutique hotel and I found this to be true here. Since it is not a large chain hotel, with the same redundant decor, it was quite interesting looking at the different art...

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WinstonHotel342, Guest Relations Manager at The Winston Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Olivia-b, On behalf of The Winston Hotel, I would like to thank you for staying with us and for your kind review. We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your experience and hope to welcome you back again soon. Warm regards, Romi Metta Guest Relations Manager

Cape Town Central, South Africa
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Winston Hotel in Rosebank is a very well decorated Boutique Hotel, the service was attentive and friendly.... We requested a ,,blue,, room when we confirmed our reservation... The room was nicely dressed and decorated, just the bathroom felt a little tiered and not well maintained (definitely not 5 star) and in line with the rest of the room. The...

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WinstonHotel342, Guest Relations Manager at The Winston Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Mogamat A D, On behalf of The Winston Hotel, I would like to thank you for staying with us. I am glad to hear that you enjoyed the design of our hotel and with regards to your concerns - We are a 5 star hotel (and awarded so by the South African Tourism Board) - all of our hotel...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Free Breakfast
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Banquet Room
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Conference Facilities
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Winston Hotel is an elegant and exclusive luxury boutique hotel located in the vibrant commercial and financial district of Rosebank.We offer hyper-speed internet connectivity, free secure parking and exeptional personal service. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Winston Hotel

Address: No 6 Tottenham Avenue | Melrose Estate, Johannesburg 2196, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Gauteng > Greater Johannesburg > Johannesburg
Price Range: $242 - $263 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — The Winston Hotel 5*
Number of rooms: 30
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#6 Romantic Hotel in Johannesburg
#7 Business Hotel in Johannesburg
#8 Luxury Hotel in Johannesburg
#14 Family Hotel in Johannesburg
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“Had an upper room with a balcony.....highly recommended!”
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“Room 4 was great.”
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