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The Aviator Hotel OR Tambo

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11/06/2017 12/06/2017
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.Madrid
Reviewed 21 March 2017

they charged me twice the amount of 682,50 ZAR, the firt time the 23 Dec 2016 and the second time when I arrived at the hotel the 23 Feb 2017. I am complaining about that because that is a big problem.

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theaviatorORTambo, Public Relations Manager at The Aviator Hotel OR Tambo, responded to this review

Sorry about that! Our operations manager is investigating and we will get back to you as soon as possible.

Lagos, Nigeria
Reviewed 18 March 2017

Although I felt check-in at reception could have been better, the family room was spacious, clean, main amenities in place, very friendly staff especially the porter, kitchen staff and shuttle drivers, very attractive breakfast spread with loads of choices, overall facilities in very good condition. Great location from the airport so you know you are under 10mins from a possible...

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theaviatorORTambo, Marketing Manager at The Aviator Hotel OR Tambo, responded to this review

Dear Kenn_zo Thanks for this fantastic feed-back - we are pleased to hear that you enjoyed our service, amenities and that the location suited you. We hope to welcome you again soon and wish you safe and happy travels till then. Kind regards Richard Sherman Marketing Manager The Aviator Hotel OR Tamboo

Edmonton, Canada
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Loved your rain shower and generous delicious full English breakfast!! Shuttle service very vital especially when one is travelling alone at night as a woman in Jhb! THANK you so much. Langomuso. Will be back for sure😊👍

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Pretoria, South Africa
Reviewed 13 March 2017

Great for if you have to stay a night close to the airport - the area it is located in, is not that safe - feels very dodgy when driving to and from the hotel. On the flip side it is 5 mins driving from the airport and there is a 24 hour shuttle! Great convenience.

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Reviewed 12 March 2017

Will definately stop here again before our onward travel. Staff was amazing, rooms are comfortable and the price is affordable. With a family of 4, getting a double room was great and the shuttle service every 30 mins took a lot of stress away

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Santa Clarita
Reviewed 9 March 2017

My room was clean, quiet and roomy. The bed was comfortable. I really enjoy the buffet breakfast, and the shuttle worked very well. I have stayed here a number of times, and hope to return again. That should say it all.

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Reviewed 6 March 2017

The staff very noisy in the morning Building renovations a problem hammering early in the morning Do little bit more about the decor of the restaurant Loved the complimentary shuttle Staff at reception, drivers, security very friendly and helpful

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Blackpool, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 March 2017

I liked the quirkiness - Aviation themed throughout, right up to a row of pilots hats hanging on the wall. I struggled to rate this hotel because it has many good points. The staff were generally very helpful and pleasant. Buffet breakfast was extensive and good value, ranging through cooked, cold meat & cheese, fruit salad and cereals. The evening...

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south africa
Reviewed 28 February 2017

This hotel is about 10 minutes away from the airport. They offer a free shuttle to the airport and back every 30 minutes- so this makes the hotel attractive. The rooms are ok- not modern at all but clean. We left at 4.30 am and when we left they handed us a packed breakfast which was a nice touch. At...

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Eastern Cape, South Africa
Reviewed 25 February 2017 via mobile

So after all the emails that were never replied to , all the questions that were never answered. When I arrived for my first check in at the beginning of my holiday my room wasn't ready despite numerous emails that were sent telling you of my arrival. I needed to waiting an hour for a room that I only needed...

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theaviatorORTambo, Guest Relations Manager at The Aviator Hotel OR Tambo, responded to this review

Hi Kyle We're so sorry. We've dropped the ball in a big way with your booking. We are investigating why nobody responded to your emails. I did ask reservations to accommodate your request so I don't know why they didn't get it ready. We've never had this kind of problem before, so sorry you didn't get the famous friendly service!...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Conference Facilities
  • Room Service
  • Breakfast included
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Featuring a free airport shuttle to OR Tambo International Airport (4 km), The Aviator offers stylish rooms with a satellite TV. Hotel facilities include outdoor pool and restaurant with terrace. All air-conditioned rooms at the Life Hotels. The Aviator come with a private bathroom and have a tea/coffee maker. Guests may make use of the safety deposit box at reception. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Aviator Hotel OR Tambo

Address: Corner of Kempton and Bosch Street, Kempton Park 1620, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Gauteng > Greater Johannesburg > Kempton Park
Price Range: $69 - $132 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Aviator Hotel OR Tambo 3*
Number of rooms: 120
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“Would avoid rear rooms as near a busy road at times a little noisy but plane take offs are probably more of an issue and affect all.”
TimW86, 20 May 2017 | Read review
“Try and choose rooms away from the road”
938allyc, 2 May 2017 | Read review
“Ask for one of the more recently refurbished rooms”
Rebecca_travelsaway, 2 Apr 2017 | Read review
“With the airport nearby noise levels can be high. Take room on 3rd or 4th floors.”
AndreD390, 25 Mar 2017 | Read review
“even rooms are probably quieter; odd rooms look out over the airport & motorway”
438simonc, 1 Mar 2017 | Read review
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