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    Liz at Lancaster Guesthouse

    79 Lancaster Avenue | Craighall Park, Johannesburg 2196, South Africa
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    Apr 9 Apr 10
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    Free Wifi
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    All reviews the blue room b b craighall park garden cottage breakfast patio south africa thought of everything well equipped kitchenette self cater every morning heated floors private patio home away from home fresh fruit salad underfloor heating delicious breakfast attention to detail short drive the main house three nights
    Reviewed 31 August 2015

    We are family and friends travelling with 2 children under the age of 6. We were given the Sage, Coral and Ochre flatlets. Coral and Sage share a courtyard which was fabulous for us because it was like having our own cosy little house. We...More

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    Response from Liz D, Owner at Liz at Lancaster Guesthouse

    Thank you GitaChennai. For a TripAdvisor Level 6 contributor to say: ' we have never experienced such impeccable rooms and service in our extensive travels around the world' is really praise indeed. And yes Zac certainly has a wonderful quality of grace and patience (in...More

    Reviewed 15 August 2015

    A huge thank you to Liz for going out of her way to help me during my stay. The guest house is lovely. Has a real homely feel which was just what I wanted. I stayed in the Earth Room. Everything top notch, nothing I...More

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    Response from Liz D, Owner at Liz at Lancaster Guesthouse

    BahrainBothas we are so pleased that you had such a good stay and that everything worked out for you with the privacy that you needed as well as being able to enjoy the courtyard outside your room. We so enjoyed meeting you and having you...More

    Reviewed 12 August 2015

    Everything worked: we were comfortable, warm and could do everything that we needed to do in the short time available. Do not underestimate the achievement of physical comfort given that we had come from 40 Celsius max to 0 Celsius minimum. We could access emails...More

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    Response from Liz D, Owner at Liz at Lancaster Guesthouse

    We are so pleased that you enjoyed your stay so much and that it was all 'just right'. All those essentials that one cannot see in photographs - like warmth, good internet and everything in working order! - really do make a difference in terms...More

    Reviewed 11 August 2015

    Staying at Liz is like staying at home. The flatlets are cozy with a lot of space, big flat screen TV, fully equipped kitchenette and the bed is very comfortable. I love the breakfast in front of the open fireplace - always with fresh fruit...More

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    Response from Liz D, Owner at Liz at Lancaster Guesthouse

    Just as much as you like returning here, we love seeing you again although we missed catching up with your wife this time. Hopefully in October we will catch up with all the family. We are delighted that you mention the good beds, spaciousness, ability...More

    Reviewed 5 August 2015

    Located in Craighall Park within easy striking distance of the restaurants and bars of Greenside and Parktown North and the Rosebank Gautrain station, Liz at Lancaster is a tastefully designed and very thoughtfully put together guesthouse. Rooms are attractive and comfortable but not ostentatious, the...More

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    Response from Liz D, Owner at Liz at Lancaster Guesthouse

    Kyle thank you so much for your feedback which mentions so many of the most important things about staying in a guesthouse: location, comfortable rooms, an attractive garden setting, GOod breakfasts, and value for money. And we loved the sharp service comment. Thank you from...

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    Carrie M
    Hello Liz, have just replied to you , (but think it's under answer questions) just one more thing , will I go direct through you for payment, what rate for 2 rooms for 3 nights arriving on 31 march( we can be a bit flexible with the dates ) thank you , Carrie Mac
    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
    Hi Liz , hoping to come to jbourg arriving in on the 1st m-arch . Have you got a pool? Can't get onto link for your website is there another name , way on , I should try, thank you Carrie Mac
    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
    Dear Liz, Thank you for the response. I would like to stay with you from May 28 to 31st, 2015. Would it be better to pay you directly rather than go through a travel site? If so, please let me know how to take care of this. I am really looking forward to coming!! Terry Vartanyan
    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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    Room Tips
    "Liz is a great communicator, just ask her for any ideas about your stay."
    Petra87, 1 month agoRead review
    "Depending on the needs of your party, Liz is very good at matching her guests to the appropriate cottage."
    jjohnsongg6, 2 months agoRead review
    "All are probably great but we loved the sage flat"
    TimManchester, 4 months agoRead review
    "I had the Coral Room. The patio had direct sun for parts of the day (I'd ask for this room again) and it..."
    Tburn2016, 5 months agoRead review
    "All of the rooms are great, but if you can get the yellow cottage, go for it!"
    annaelsinclair, 5 months agoRead review
    "All the rooms are unique and have their own private patio with flowers."
    margieusa2016, 5 months agoRead review
    "The guesthouse is quiet and safe"
    mariechristinece2016, 6 months agoRead review
    "We loved our stay in the Coral Room"
    boloca, 7 months agoRead review
    "Loved the Coral suite."
    AntSomersetWest, 7 months agoRead review
    "There are larger studios, smaller studios, a cottage."
    kimtreber, 8 months agoRead review
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