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    Liz at Lancaster Guesthouse

    79 Lancaster Avenue | Craighall Park, Johannesburg 2196, South Africa
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    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    My husband and I stayed at Liz at Lancaster Guesthouse for a week in February 2017. The guesthouse is beautiful and Liz and her staff are wonderful hosts. It is in a very good location - a quick taxi ride to the hop-on-off bus stop...More

    Thank Nancy R
    Response from Liz a, Owner at Liz at Lancaster Guesthouse

    We're so pleased you enjoyed your stay here at Liz at Lancaster. Having been planned so long ago, we're pleased that finally it all worked out and that you had a good time here in Johannesburg. It's good that you could make use of the...More

    Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

    What a magnificent stay! After a 12 hour flight it was amazing to get a room even though we arrived 2 hours prior to check in. Liz greeted us at the door and immediately made us feel at home. The guest house is situated in...More

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    Response from Liz D, Owner at Liz at Lancaster Guesthouse

    Thank you Une_Petite_Critique for your wonderful review of Liz at Lancaster. We're so pleased you had a good time and that everything met your expectations (even though you were in the Blue room - the least spacious of our units). We worry sometimes that our...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    We so loved staying at Liz on Lancaster in Craighall park, Johannesburg and we would recommend it to anyone coming to the area. She was so professional and concerned about our well-being, we felt right at home and well looked after. The places to stay...More

    Thank annaelisawahl
    Response from Liz a, Owner at Liz at Lancaster Guesthouse

    Thank you so much Annaelisawahl for your glowing feedback. You are right we ARE concerned about our guests well-being! We are so pleased that your mother and brother's stay was such a success and that they felt safe, secure and so well looked-after. That is...More

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    Liz and Mr T and all the staff were very friendly and helpful. I was in the Blue Room, which was a great size and very quiet. The gardens are well kept and the whole place has a calm, relaxed vibe - I felt very...More

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    Thank Holly C
    Response from Liz a, Owner at Liz at Lancaster Guesthouse

    Thanks so much Holly C for your review of your stay here. We're happy that you enjoyed your time and that it all worked out on this, your first visit to Johannesburg. With Mr T's airport collection and either his on-site transport or Uber, it...More

    Reviewed 17 March 2017

    A wonderful place to stay, this was my first stay and I hope to return! Liz paid attention to all the details starting with our booking, help with pick up, etc. The rooms include all the amenities one would need for a brief stay, including...More

    Thank NDB26
    Response from Liz a, Owner at Liz at Lancaster Guesthouse

    Thank you NDB26 for the great feedback on your stay here. I'm so pleased that it all worked out well. So many guests comment on how wonderful it is to deal with a real live person when making a booking. This way all the details...More

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    Carrie M
    Hello Liz, have just replied to you , (but think it's under answer questions) just one more thing , will I go direct through you for payment, what rate for 2 rooms for 3 nights arriving on 31 march( we can be a bit flexible with the dates ) thank you , Carrie Mac
    12 March 2015|
    Response from Liz a | Property representative |
    Hi Carrie, Unfortunately I only have one room left from 31st to 3rd April - the blue room (R800 single and R950 double). The best would be to go to my TripAdvisor listing and see my email and web address ( I pay for a... More
    Carrie M
    Hi Liz , hoping to come to jbourg arriving in on the 1st m-arch . Have you got a pool? Can't get onto link for your website is there another name , way on , I should try, thank you Carrie Mac
    9 March 2015|
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    Response from Liz a | Property representative |
    Carrie Hi, Am in process of renegotiating my mobi site so you might not be able to access website from an Ipad or mobile device. But I'm a bit confused as have just got your email and says you want to come on the 1st March... More
    Terry V
    Dear Liz, Thank you for the response. I would like to stay with you from May 28 to 31st, 2015. Would it be better to pay you directly rather than go through a travel site? If so, please let me know how to take care of this. I am really looking forward to coming!! Terry Vartanyan
    28 November 2014|
    Response from Liz a | Property representative |
    Dear Terry, Good to hear from you again. No don't go through a travel website -the best is to contact me directly. Google Liz at Lancaster Guesthouse Johannesburg and my website comes up and you can contact me through this... More
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