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African Rock Hotel

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  • Excellent83%
  • Very good14%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“boutique hotel”(26 reviews)
“gated community”(13 reviews)
“one night”(29 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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5.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 6 November 2017 via mobile

Located in a protected and very qutite area within a nice garden and not too far away from Johannesburg this is the right place to relax and to start your South African trip. Equipped with individual rooms African Rock Hotel offers great atmosphere, warm friendliness...More

Thank Frank25E
Response from OttiM, Owner at African Rock HotelResponded 7 November 2017

Hi there, Thank you so much for writing this nice review. It is much appreciated by all of us here at African Rock. I wish you many more happy travels. Yours, Otti.

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Reviewed 27 September 2017

After arriving in Johannesburg from NY, we stayed one night there to rest before our safari camps. Small, wonderful personalized service. Arrived early in the day and were immediately taken to our rooms. Beautifully decorated, lovely room and surroundings. Garden where you eat, with carved...More

Thank meg714
Response from OttiM, Owner at African Rock HotelResponded 3 October 2017

Dear Meg, thank you for your nice review! I am happy that you enjoyed your brief stay with us and that we could look after you so well. I wish you many more happy travels!! Otti

Reviewed 3 November 2017

A beautiful and quaint boutique hotel with only 9 rooms set in a small picturesque garden. The accommodation and the food were top notch and all the staff could not do enough to please. We have nothing but praise for this high class establishment and...More

Thank BobandCarol45
Response from OttiM, Owner at African Rock HotelResponded 5 November 2017

Thank you both. We are happy that you enjoyed your stay with us. Until next time in Africa, happy travels! Otti.

Reviewed 26 October 2017

This is a small boutique hotel in Kempton Park on the outskirts of Johannesburg. We have stayed there on two occasions, either end of a safari trip to Namibia and were made to feel very special by the wonderful and attentive staff. The owners are...More

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Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

We stayed here in between safari camps and found this place to be the perfect place to unwind and recharge. The grounds were beautiful, the food was high quality and delicious, all the rooms were extremely comfortable and luxurious, the staff were attentive and helpful,...More

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Response from OttiM, Owner at African Rock HotelResponded 8 October 2017

Hi there, thank you for your nice comments, I am happy that we could offer you exactly what you needed, that is our goal! I wish you many more happy Travels.... Otti

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Pool
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Room Service
Hotel Amenities
Shuttle Bus Service
Free Parking
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Concierge
Room Service
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Minibar
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Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Outdoor pool
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Price range
US$ 276 - US$ 373 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Hotel Style
#2 Luxury Hotel in Kempton Park
#2 Romantic Hotel in Kempton Park
#3 Family Hotel in Kempton Park
#3 Business Hotel in Kempton Park
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$ 276 - US$ 373 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#2 Luxury Hotel in Kempton Park
#2 Romantic Hotel in Kempton Park
#3 Family Hotel in Kempton Park
#3 Business Hotel in Kempton Park
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
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