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The Residence Boutique Hotel

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  • Excellent91%
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
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Reviewed 17 September 2017

If you like small boutique hotels, this is THE place to stay in joberg. We spent two nights there as a stop over from DFW on safari. Our experience was wonderful in every way. Gracious staff, excellent food, outstanding amenities. We liked it so much...More

1  Thank Steve S
Response from The Residence T, Owner at The Residence Boutique HotelResponded 19 September 2017

Thank you so much for your review, we really appreciate it and are so glad to hear that you enjoyed your experience at The Residence. It was an absolute pleasure having you stay with us and hope to welcome you back some day. We trust...More

Reviewed 15 September 2017

What a lovely hotel. This is a boutique hotel in Houghton, one of the better areas in jo'burg. It has bags ad bags of character and all the rooms are suites and a great size with living room areas etc. Mine had a Jacuzzi on...More

1  Thank 575MarkT
Response from The Residence T, Owner at The Residence Boutique HotelResponded 17 September 2017

Thank you so much for your review, we really appreciate your comments and are so glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us. It was an absolute pleasure hosting you and hope to welcome you back some day in the near future. Thank...More

Reviewed 13 September 2017

Great boutique hotel with top notch service. Safely behind a gated door, you will be welcomed by a cheerful staff, and a nice glass of bubbly. This hotel is small enough to allow for a more personal touch, and to be always served with a...More

1  Thank Luvofvoyage
Response from The Residence T, Owner at The Residence Boutique HotelResponded 17 September 2017

Thank you so much for your amazing review, we really appreciate it and are so glad to hear that you enjoyed your experience at The Residence. It was an absolute pleasure having you stay with us and hope to be able to welcome you back...More

Reviewed 11 September 2017 via mobile

Visited The Residence for the 2nd time and it only gets better. Beautiful rooms with clean jacuzzis. The food was amazing however it would be nice if the menu could somehow accommodate a child in terms of portion sizes. The turn down service was amazing...More

Thank NakiLight
Response from The Residence T, Owner at The Residence Boutique HotelResponded 13 September 2017

Thank you so much for your review and feedback we really appreciate it and will definitely arrange for a child portion size. We look forward to welcoming you back some day in the near future and would like to thank you once again and wish...More

Reviewed 11 September 2017

Stayed here for two nights after a honeymoon safari and were pleasantly surprised and impressed by the overall quality of this hotel. From the moment you enter into the grounds, it is immaculate and well presented. A security man checks to see if the driver...More

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Response from The Residence T, Owner at The Residence Boutique HotelResponded 13 September 2017

Thank you so much for your amazing review, we really appreciate your comments and feedback as we continuously strive to improve our product and offerings. We trust that you had an amazing honeymoon and from all of us here at The Residence, we would like...More

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About
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Room Service
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Hotel Amenities
Shuttle Bus Service
Room Service
Free Parking
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Business Centre with Internet Access
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Conference Facilities
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Minibar
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Hot Tub
Tennis Court
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Heated pool
Outdoor pool
Details
Price range
US$ 204 - US$ 498 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Luxury Hotel in Johannesburg
#1 Family Hotel in Johannesburg
#1 Spa Hotel in Johannesburg
#1 Romantic Hotel in Johannesburg
#3 Business Hotel in Johannesburg
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$ 204 - US$ 498 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Luxury Hotel in Johannesburg
#1 Family Hotel in Johannesburg
#1 Spa Hotel in Johannesburg
#1 Romantic Hotel in Johannesburg
#3 Business Hotel in Johannesburg
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Sawkia P
13 November 2016|
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Response from GGirl1965 | Reviewed this property |
It was an additional charge, I don't recall how much, but do remember it was reasonable.
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Jonathan S
31 October 2016|
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Response from gailflynn00 | Reviewed this property |
Agreed.. not really a family hotel.
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MrsEjim
13 September 2016|
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Response from monross | Reviewed this property |
I don't think its the ideal place for children as its a sofisticated up market and quiet hotel with formal dining and luxurious furnishings ! I agree with everyone on this score !
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"The rooms that we had with a lounge and Jazuzzi"
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"Some rooms have a few stairs"
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"not room 5 - the doors are warped and do not close or lock."
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"Any room in this boutique hotel would be very good"
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