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The Reef Hotel

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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good44%
  • Average17%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
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“rooftop bar”(16 reviews)
“sun deck”(6 reviews)
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Airport Transportation
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Reviewed 13 February 2018

We enjoyed our stay at the Reef Hotel in Johannesburg last year. It was an oasis in the desert after roughing it on Safari at the Tremisana Lodge (NOT recommended !). We enjoyed the Reef so much we decided to come back this year. We...More

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Response from Yashodhan A, Guest Relations Manager at The Reef HotelResponded 13 March 2018

Dear tmitch132320, Thank you so much for the rave review. What a true Reef Hotel ambassador! The TEAM were very taken by your review. I do hope you had the chance to have some sun-downers at roof top bar, Elevate! We definitely look to welcoming...More

Reviewed 7 February 2018

This was our favourite hotel of the three we stayed in on our South Africa Trip last December. Wonderful customer service and really made to feel welcome by all staff. Everyone just went that extra mile, from the kind Indian manager who sat with us...More

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Response from Yashodhan A, Guest Relations Manager at The Reef HotelResponded 13 March 2018

Dear Corinag1974, Thank you for the review! We pride ourselves in our service offering and judging by your kind words we did a pretty good job hosting you. We are most humbled at your feedback. We cannot wait to have you back with us again...More

Reviewed 7 February 2018

Our stay was perfect. I made a mistake and payed the quotations I received from Johannah not knowing that I had to pay at the desk on arrival. So now I payed twice. I am sure that this will be solved soon. I ended the...More

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Response from Yashodhan A, Guest Relations Manager at The Reef HotelResponded 13 March 2018

Dear Eric V, Thank you for your review regarding your recent stay at the Reef Hotel. We are glad that you enjoyed your stay. The credit card used to make the booking is charged before the guests' arrival to indicate a guaranteed reservation. I hope...More

Reviewed 5 February 2018

I booked this hotel at the last minute. I stayed there for a week by myself and did not feel safe. I only went out of the hotel 3 times in the middle of the day with a driver from the hotel. This is NOT...More

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Response from Yashodhan A, Guest Relations Manager at The Reef HotelResponded 12 March 2018

Dear Shellee H, Thank you for your taking your time and reviewing your stay with us. We are located in the Central Business district which has lots to offer. It is saddening that due to the safety concerns you could not enjoy the inner city...More

Reviewed 29 January 2018

We use this hotel almost exclusively for business trips, its centrally located, and suit our needs, and within walking distance of shops, public transport and restaurants. Whilst the hotel has a fine dining restaurant this is not utilised effectively and one has to resort to...More

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Response from Yashodhan A, Guest Relations Manager at The Reef HotelResponded 12 March 2018

Dear grischeldah, Thank you for taking the time to review your recent stay with us at the Reef Hotel! We are so glad that you decided to stay with us while on your business trip and that you enjoyed the comfort of the room. We...More

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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Restaurant
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Room Service
Shuttle Bus Service
Airport Transportation
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Business Centre with Internet Access
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
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Price range
US$ 49 - US$ 86 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Hotel Style
#4 Best Value Hotel in Johannesburg
#22 Business Hotel in Johannesburg
#24 Luxury Hotel in Johannesburg
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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US$ 49 - US$ 86 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#4 Best Value Hotel in Johannesburg
#22 Business Hotel in Johannesburg
#24 Luxury Hotel in Johannesburg
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mduffy112017
1 August 2017|
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Response from Jan80_13 | Reviewed this property |
Went by Gautrain to Park and from there with Uber. Back the same was good.
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Rizwan F
17 May 2017|
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Response from Yashodhan A | Property representative |
Dear Rizwan, Thank you for your question. We are located in the Central Business District about 10 streets from Park Station. Baby cot can be arranged with reception. We take a deposit of R 300 for the cot. Please feel... More
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gloria a
25 December 2016|
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Response from Anouck D | Reviewed this property |
We had a private driver, not from the hotel but Uber works great. It is about 30 minutes form the airport. I don't know if they offer tours but they are very friendly and helpful so I am sure that they could assist you with... More
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"Room on the top floors might be quieter"
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"Get breakfast!"
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"The walls are thin and you can hear other guests. The outside noise woke me up in the morning."
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"Go high for less noise"
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