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Adelaide, Australia
Reviewed 23 October 2016

Thank you to Joyce, Pearl and all the staff at Thatchfoord lodge for a wonderful stay. The hospitality was exceptional with attention to detail, delicious meals and a safe, central and picturesque location. The room was spacious with all amenities and very good internet reception. I would highly recommend this venue for a stay in Johannesburg.

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Norma32746, Manager at Thatchfoord Lodge, responded to this review

Good morning Susan, Thank you for your awesome review, it is apprciated. We really love having you and we are looking forward to see you and your Hubby in December Warmest Regards From all the Lodge Staff

Kruger National Park, South Africa
Reviewed 16 October 2016

If somebody said that you were in the middle of Johannesburg, you wouldn't believe them. The lodge is beautiful and combining the comfort and style of the rooms with the access to pleasant walks along the river behind the lodge make for a level of relaxation you would not normally expect to receive in a city lodge. Customer service is...

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Norma32746, Manager at Thatchfoord Lodge, responded to this review

Good morning Tobie, We apprecaite your review as you are a well travelled Guest. Looking forward to see you and the Family in December. Warmest Regards From us all at Thatchfoord Lodge

Reviewed 14 September 2016 via mobile

It's so difficult to find a home away from home, but staying at the Thatchfoord lodge really was amazing, they treat you like family, and go beyond what is asked. I wouldn't stay anywhere else. Being from Cape Town, my boyfriend and I were looking for the a "Home" that we could come back to and just relax, and that's...

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Norma32746, Manager at Thatchfoord Lodge, responded to this review

Good afternoon, It was an absolute pleasure having you two. We certainly enjoyed having you and look forward to your next visit. We appreciate your positive imput as this motivate us even more to go out of our way to make our guests stay memorable. Warmest Regards Pearl

Reviewed 5 September 2016 via mobile

It's alway difficult to stay far from home, spcialy when you are in a country new to you. But fortunatily i was stay in Thachfoord lodge. Its been nice to stay for 2 months there in a freindly and caring environment. And the icing on the cake was when you get special indian food surprisingly for you..:) Rooms was quite...

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Norma32746, Manager at Thatchfoord Lodge, responded to this review

Good afternoon, Thank you for your review it is appreciated. I loved cooking for you and the Guys. Missing you all, hopefully we will see you soon. Warmest Regards Pearl

Pune, India
Reviewed 31 August 2016

We had went for Business trip and stayed in the hotel, It was for 8 weeks and we were supposed to leave the place in a week or so because of our Indian food habit. However we can’t because of two wonderful ladies had made our life easy and served food which we like most. Once you enter Thatchfoord Lodge...

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Norma32746, Manager at Thatchfoord Lodge, responded to this review

Good afternoon, Thank you for your review it is apprciated. I loved cooking for you and the guys your Indian food. Hopefully next time we can exhange more recipies and cooking lessons. We miss you all. Warmest Regards From all the Thatchfoord Staff

Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa
Reviewed 29 August 2016

My room opened up onto the garden, and at the bottom of the garden is a river that burbles gently giving a really relaxed feel after a busy day. There is a lovely walk if you want some exercise, which I loved. The breakfasts are substantial and varied , I had three days and every day was a different breakfast...

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Norma32746, Manager at Thatchfoord Lodge, responded to this review

Good morning, Thank you for your review, it is appreciated. We loved having you and would like to host you on your next trip to Johannesburg. Warmest Regards

Reviewed 7 August 2016

Stayed for 8 weeks on business trip.The Room was excellent,spacious and clean , the service provided was excellent with Breakfast, the breakfast also included indian food which made us feel at home. The place is near to the malls and shops and situated in residential area with calm and river flowing, we had a nice braai at the weekend which...

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Norma32746, Manager at Thatchfoord Lodge, responded to this review

Good afternoon Shiva, Thank you for the review, we loved having you. The Lodge is very quiet without you and the rest of the group . Missing you all. Looking forward to have you again on your next trip. Warmest Regards Pearl

Pune, India
Reviewed 31 July 2016

Awesome place in Jo'burg ... one of the most memorable place in my B&B stay. I stayed here for 8 weeks. Eight weeks, it wasn't a small duration outside of home especially when I am 100% vegetarian and family loving person. But lodge owner, manager, and staff are very caring people and because of them 8 weeks’ time flies like...

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Norma32746, Manager at Thatchfoord Lodge, responded to this review

Good morning Avinash, Thank you for your review we really appreciate it, we loved having you also for sharing your Indian recipes. We really strive to make our Guests feel welcome. We would love to host you next time. Warmest Regards from all of us at Thatchfoord Lodge

Western Cape, South Africa
Reviewed 15 June 2016

Stay was very easy - arrival simple and efficient. Rooms clean and comfortable. Breakfast and departure also very efficient. Great for an overnight work related stay. Only negative (because i have to balance the review) is that some art or prints on the wall (in Garden room) would enhance it and make it a bit more colourful and homely)

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Norma32746, Manager at Thatchfoord Lodge, responded to this review

Good afternoon Ian, Thank you for the review your input is appreciated we will certainly add more artwork We loved hosting you. Hope you have a Blessed weekend. Warmest Regards Pearl

Gillingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 May 2016

This lodge is perfect for a couple nights stay in Joburg. It's in a peaceful location but you do have to wonder, when night security is employed to look after guests vehicles when the place is already surrounded by an electric fence in a gated community! Nonetheless, the room we had was large and comfortable, breakfast was great and the...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
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Additional Information about Thatchfoord Lodge

Address: 53 Crassula Avenue | Morningside Manor, Sandton 2196, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Gauteng > Greater Johannesburg > Sandton
Price Range: $96 - $152 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Thatchfoord Lodge 4*
Number of rooms: 9
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