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    Liz at Lancaster Guesthouse

    79 Lancaster Avenue | Craighall Park, Johannesburg 2196, South Africa
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    Breakfast included
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    Reviewed 3 November 2015

    The staff at Liz at Lancaster are excellent. They are friendly and attentive to an almost 5 star level. The bed is a little hard and the shower mixer a bit of a challenge but the bedding was of excellent quality.More

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    Response from Liz D, Owner at Liz at Lancaster GuesthouseResponded 4 November 2015

    Thank you 783Marceller for taking the time and trouble to give feedback on your stay here at Liz at Lancaster. We're delighted that the service was good. I'm sorry you found the mattress a little hard. Mattresses are really tricky in terms of being able...More

    Reviewed 1 November 2015

    This is my best B&B experience, compared to my other B&B stays in the USA, Europe, Asia and Australia. 1. Hospitality: From the online booking confirmation to the checkout, Liz's helpful and warm hospitality online/email and in person was outstanding. 2. Location/transportation: It was a...More

    Thank Forrader
    Response from Liz D, Owner at Liz at Lancaster GuesthouseResponded 4 November 2015

    What amazing feedback Forrader. To say that we are the best B&B out of all those you have stayed at in Europe, US, Asia and Australia, is really an accolade. You seem to have commented on every aspect of what we offer and noticed every...More

    Reviewed 26 October 2015

    We were supposed to stay with friends but they moved before our visit. Did some research and it looked like Liz at Lancaster would suit us well. I felt that Liz substituted nicely for our friends and became a friend before we left. I told...More

    Thank hollarm
    Response from Liz D, Owner at Liz at Lancaster GuesthouseResponded 27 October 2015

    Thank you very much for giving us feedback of your stay here at Liz at Lancaster. For your sake we're sorry your Joburg friends moved but from our sake we delighted, as it meant meeting you both. We're so pleased that it all worked you...More

    Reviewed 16 October 2015 via mobile

    Liz at Lancaster was my base-station for a week in Joburg. And what a very good choice. It's not for nothing that Liz and her team have earned the best B&B rating. From solid wifi, hearty breakfasts, and a full array of amenities, there is...More

    Thank Maximillian K
    Response from Liz D, Owner at Liz at Lancaster GuesthouseResponded 25 October 2015

    You say you enjoyed your stay, Maximilian, well we loved meeting you and hosting you. Lots of positive feedback, interesting conversations and good connections. Thank you so much for coming to stay. We love your turn of phrase that if you want to 'shrug off...More

    Reviewed 21 September 2015

    We stayed at Liz's guesthouse for 5 nights in August, 2015, while traveling in and around Johannesburg. Liz's, located in the northern suburb of Craighall, has excellent amenities, knowledgeable and attentive staff, and provided an excellent and secure base for the week. Can recommend without...More

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    Response from Liz D, Owner at Liz at Lancaster GuesthouseResponded 27 September 2015

    Thank you John for taking the time and trouble to give us your positive feedback of your time here at Liz at Lancaster. It was good that things worked out getting around Joburg and that you found Liz at Lancaster a central location with good...More

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    Additional Information about Liz at Lancaster Guesthouse

    Address: 79 Lancaster Avenue | Craighall Park, Johannesburg 2196, South Africa
    Location: South Africa > Gauteng > Greater Johannesburg > Johannesburg
    Price Range:US$85 - US$109 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    Hotel Class: 4 star
    Number of rooms: 7
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    • Free Parking
    • Pool
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
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    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
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    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
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    • US$85 - US$109 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Number of rooms
    • 7
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    Carrie M
    12 March 2015|
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    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
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    Carrie M
    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
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    Terry V
    28 November 2014|
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    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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