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    Liz at Lancaster Guesthouse

    79 Lancaster Avenue | Craighall Park, Johannesburg 2196, South Africa
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    • Excellent95%
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    Free Wifi
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    Breakfast included
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    Reviewed 17 April 2016

    I was genuinely disappointed when it came time to check out. I was in town on a last minute business trip scheduled, unknowingly, during a busy holiday weekend. I had originally contacted another guesthouse in the area that was full, but Liz reached out and...More

    Thank woolenmittens
    Response from Liz D, Owner at Liz at Lancaster GuesthouseResponded 18 April 2016

    Thank you Woolenmittens for your wonderful review of your stay here at Liz at Lancaster. Being away from home is never easy so not wanting to leave us means it was a really good stay. We are so pleased that you enjoyed the accommodation and...More

    Reviewed 9 April 2016

    For anyone staying in Johannesburg for a shot or long stay, Liz@Lancaster is the best. The rooms are perfect, security well in order, the facilities excellent, the breakfasts superb.- everything is well taken care of. The website is very functional and informative; all aspects of...More

    Thank robtheclog
    Response from Liz D, Owner at Liz at Lancaster GuesthouseResponded 12 April 2016

    Thank you Robtheclog for taking the time and trouble to write about your stay here at Liz at Lancaster. It is good to know that our website was useful and informative and covers everything you need to know as a traveler coming to Joburg. And...More

    Reviewed 6 April 2016

    Wish I could have spent more time relaxing there! This was my second visit and will definitely stay there again. Felt safe and at home. Rooms clean and comfortable. Had everything I needed. Lovely Breakfasts! Thank you.More

    Thank teresa12342016
    Response from Liz D, Owner at Liz at Lancaster GuesthouseResponded 7 April 2016

    Thank you Teresa12342016 for giving us feedback on you stay here at Liz at Lancaster. We're delighted that you returned to stay with us and that you felt at home with us. That is what we strive for! This and providing everything that you could...More

    Reviewed 5 April 2016

    We spent Easter Weekend at Liz at Lancaster Guesthouse. The room (actually a small apartment) was very comfortable and lovely, the private patio/garden was beautiful to sit in, and it was an easy ride to the Gautrain station. The people at the guesthouse were very...More

    Thank rgkeene
    Response from Liz D, Owner at Liz at Lancaster GuesthouseResponded 7 April 2016

    Thank you for taking the time and trouble to write a review on TripAdvisor. We really enjoyed meeting you both and are so pleased that you enjoyed your stay here. Luckily you are not staying at the moment as we currently have quite grey cold...More

    Reviewed 26 March 2016

    We were a family arriving from both America and Europe, one being a wheelchair user and one a child and so our requirements were diverse and we were all coming and going with intermittant trips away. Liz and her staff were wonderful. None of our...More

    Thank Jenny T
    Response from Liz D, Owner at Liz at Lancaster GuesthouseResponded 28 March 2016

    Thank you Jenny T for taking the time to give feedback on your stay here at Liz at Lancaster. I can't tell you how much we all enjoyed meeting you and all the extended family. Tt was a real privilege to host you in Johannesburg....More

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Pool
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
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    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Pool
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    • US$ 84 - US$ 109 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
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    Carrie M
    13 March 2015|
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    Response from Liz a | Property representative |
    Hi Carrie, Unfortunately I only have one room left from 31st to 3rd April - the blue room (R800 single and R950 double). The best would be to go to my TripAdvisor listing and see my email and web address ( I pay for a... More
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    Carrie M
    9 March 2015|
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    Response from Liz a | Property representative |
    Carrie Hi, Am in process of renegotiating my mobi site so you might not be able to access website from an Ipad or mobile device. But I'm a bit confused as have just got your email and says you want to come on the 1st March... More
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    Terry V
    29 November 2014|
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    Response from Liz a | Property representative |
    Dear Terry, Good to hear from you again. No don't go through a travel website -the best is to contact me directly. Google Liz at Lancaster Guesthouse Johannesburg and my website comes up and you can contact me through this... More
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