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Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Lovely venue, friendly and helpful staff. The accommodation was spacious and extremely comfortable. The gardens were lovely and guests seem to have enjoyed their stay. A really lovely and intimate venue.

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Schantell E, Guest Relations Manager at House Higgo Boutique Guesthouse, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to give us your lovely feedback. It's such a pleasure to read that you enjoyed your time with us and that we do hope to see you at House Higgo in the near future again. Warm Regards, House Higgo

Gauteng, South Africa
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

For a 4-star establishment small things were out of place...the cupboards in our room could not open/close properly, there was no mirror close to a plug for blow-drying my hair, the light bulbs were broken, I had a hair in my breakfast... Rooms also looks much bigger on the website than they are. These things do make a difference. Otherwise,...

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Johannesburg
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Booked the cottage for more space. It was very average. Not like the website photos at all. It was quite dusty. Mismatched furniture. Adequate but not luxurious as the price would suggest. Not value for money

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Schantell E, Guest Relations Manager at House Higgo Boutique Guesthouse, responded to this review

Good Day, Thank you for taking the time to give us your highly valued feedback and opinion on you time with us here at House Higgo. We are planning an upgrade for this unit shortly but we will still put your concerns forward to the owners. For future reference our Executive suite is our most luxurious room with a great...

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great value, clean and very accommodating. Would definitely recommend. The property manager was incredibly kind, even preparing breakfast earlier then the scheduled time. I would definitely recommend House Higgo for your business travels into Johannesburg.

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Schantell E, Guest Relations Manager at House Higgo Boutique Guesthouse, responded to this review

Thank you for your wonderful feedback. It was a pleasure to read that you enjoyed your stay with us here at House Higgo and that you found us to be of great value. We look forward to welcoming you, your friends & family in the near future. Warm Regards, House Higgo

Dublin
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Booked here for a family group 3 superior rooms and 1 executive suite as a treat for my wife. They had the 3 superior but not the executive suite and guess what NO OTHER ROOM. SOO they said that they would put us up in an equivalent room at another B and B. Family stay kinda ruined BUT these things...

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Schantell E, Guest Relations Manager at House Higgo Boutique Guesthouse, responded to this review

Good day We apologize profusely for this horrible mistake and disappointment that you had to endure. We did receive a double booking and our normal overflow establishments were all fully booked. None the less, this is an error on our side and we apologize. We will contact you directly to follow up on the refund. Kind regards House Higgo

Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I stayed over at Higgo House on Saturday 18 February. We had a lovely evening. The house is well situated in Northcliff in a beautiful garden. The room was well-appointed, clean and comfortable, with a bath big enough for 2. Although supper is not normally served, the owners kindly arranged a light meal, which was tasty and,...

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Schantell E, Guest Relations Manager at House Higgo Boutique Guesthouse, responded to this review

Dear Giovanni, Thank you very much for taking the time to give us such a wonderful review as well as your feedback. Its was lovely to read that you & your wife enjoyed your time with us and we will definitely show Thembi your review. We would also like to thank you for your suggestions. We have brought these points...

Secunda, South Africa
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The booking was effortless, and the stay was awesome. Wonderful establishment with a wonderful garden. Breakfast was also great. Very friendly and courteous staff; who was willing to help at any moment. She is very good.

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Schantell E, Guest Relations Manager at House Higgo Boutique Guesthouse, responded to this review

We would like to thank you for giving us such wonderful feedback. We are so glad to read that you had an 'awseome' stay with us and that our staff to such good care of you. We hope to welcome you back real soon again. Warm Regards, House Higgo

London
Reviewed 28 January 2017 via mobile

2 weeks ago, I found House Higgo on trip advisor and decided to check in for the evening. It was beautiful! Beautiful rooms, immaculate gardens, complete privacy. It was everything I wanted and more. I went back a week later and was lucky enough to get an upgrade to the executive Sweet which was beyond beautiful! Pure luxury and tranquility....

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Schantell E, Guest Relations Manager at House Higgo Boutique Guesthouse, responded to this review

Good day Thank you so much for such a stunning review! We are so happy to hear that we lived up to your expectations and that you enjoyed your time with us. We always strive to deliver the best possible service and product to our clients and reviews like yours, shows us that we are on the right track. Thank...

Cape Town, South Africa
Reviewed 27 January 2017

I love the very tranquil environment that this property is nestled in. I reception and hospitality from the manager, called Simon, was outstanding. The property is gorgeous. Great value for money. I recommend this guest house.

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Schantell E, Guest Relations Manager at House Higgo Boutique Guesthouse, responded to this review

Good day Thank you so much for a stunning review! We are so happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us and that we lived up to your expectations. We hope to hear from you soon again. All the best till your next visit. Warm regards House Higgo

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 January 2017

This Guesthouse was recommended to us by a family member who lives in Johannesburg and our stay was very comfortable indeed. The rooms were large, beautifully decorated and clean with access to a massive expanse of manicured gardens, terraces with with ample seating and a lovely pool. The house is safe and situated on a hill with views over the...

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Schantell E, Guest Relations Manager at House Higgo Boutique Guesthouse, responded to this review

Dear Paulo, Thank you for taking the time to give such a lovely review and feedback on your time with us here at house Higgo. We are so pleased to hear that you enjoyed your stay and that we made you feel comfortable. We sure do hope to welcome you back in the near future again. Safe travels and all...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Parking
  • Pool
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Conference Facilities
  • Airport Transportation
  • Breakfast included
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Years of experience in the Boutique market have set the standard for our impeccable service which will be your assurance of a truly unforgettable experience. Arriving at this magnificent home away from home, you will find unsurpassed levels of elegant and discreet service to which will satisfy the most discerning of tastes. House Higgo is the ideal venue for hosting any event - from functions requiring flair and elegance to a simple family get together. Bone fide guests can utilise our venue to host anything from corporate events to cocktail parties, year-end functions, birthday parties, anniversaries or simply a High Tea...We boast a long list of successful events our guests have hosted. ... more   less 

Additional Information about House Higgo Boutique Guesthouse

Address: 197 Senior Drive | Northcliff Ext 2, Johannesburg 2092, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Gauteng > Greater Johannesburg > Johannesburg
Price Range: ₹ 4,560 - ₹ 7,035 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — House Higgo Boutique Guesthouse 4*
Number of rooms: 7
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“Lucky if they have one”
 of 5 bubbles Kalimantsi, 8 Mar 2017 | Read review
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 of 5 bubbles Srivatsan, 25 Aug 2016 | Read review
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