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Reviewed 11 October 2016

I am a regular at Road Lodge Germiston Lake.i stay there every week throughout the year ..the rooms are always neat and tidy... thanks to the cleaning staff..there's always a smiling face when you enter ..thanks to the reception staff..and then there's Kelvin...a manager that's more a friend than a manager.. always smiling and going the extra step that is... More 

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Angus M, Public Relations Manager at Road Lodge Germiston Lake, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us and for the wonderful review Mervin P. We are so glad that you enjoyed your overall stay with us and that everything met your needs and expectations. We look forward to having you stay with us again soon. More 

Durban, South Africa
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Reviewed 6 July 2016

The rooms are very basic. The walls are so thin I could hear my friends baby crying next door and the girls talking in the other room. No kettle or tea facilities. It was the weekend of the cold front and the heater wouldn't work. I asked someone to come up and have a look, they agreed and no one... More 

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Thank roisin1212
Angus M, Public Relations Manager at Road Lodge Germiston Lake, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us. We are sorry to hear about your experience, especially with regard to the heater and the jam for your toast. Please note that Road Lodge is our entry level one-star brand which we believe does offer good value for money. Please give us another chance to impress. More 

Harare, Zimbabwe
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3 reviews
Reviewed 10 April 2016

we stayed there over Easter period for 2 nights, nice rooms, thou our heater wasn't working even after we filled the form to be fixed we didn't get any feed back from anyone. Front desk receptionist were not friendly. We liked the place will be back soon. hope will see the smiles. Rooms were very clean. Housekeeping staff were very... More 

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Thank harrysabs
Angus M, Public Relations Manager at Road Lodge Germiston Lake, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us and for the great review. We are so glad that you enjoyed your overall stay with us and that everything met your needs and expectations. Our sincerest apologies for the heater that was not working, and the awful service that you received. This feedback has allowed us to improve on these areas! We look... More 

Lydenburg, South Africa
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Reviewed 21 October 2015

We were 2 adults and 2 small kids who needed accommodation without paying an arm and a leg. This lodge were perfect for a sleep only option. The room is catered for only 2 adults, but my kids slept on the sleeper couch (a single bed). It was a bit tight for all of us, but for the price it... More 

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Angus M, Public Relations Manager at Road Lodge Germiston Lake, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us and for the great review. We are so glad that you enjoyed your overall stay with us and that everything met your needs and expectations. We look forward to having you stay with us again soon. More 

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Reviewed 19 September 2015

Comfortable and clean hotel. Very basic and a bit noisy. Gardens well maintained. For the price I paid I could not expect more. I could not find a vending machine easily for tea and coffee. I only found an ice machine. Staff very friendly and efficient.

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Angus M, Public Relations Manager at Road Lodge Germiston Lake, responded to this review

Hi Lieselle, thank you for staying with us at our Road lodge Germiston Lake Hotel. Thank you for your review, we are sorry to heat that you could find a vending machine, but it would seem you enjoyed your overall stay even though there was some noise. We still hope to see you soon at our hotel. Thank you. More 

Cape Town Central, South Africa
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Reviewed 27 August 2015

Fine hotel to stay over when I am for business in the Germiston and Wadeville area. Good value for money, clean rooms and friendly staff. And close to the old Rand Airport where you ll find a good meal at Harvard Cafe.

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Angus M, Public Relations Manager at Road Lodge Germiston Lake, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us and we are so glad that you had a great stay with us! We look forward to welcoming you back soon. More 

Richards Bay, South Africa
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44 reviews
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Reviewed 29 July 2015

I was on business in Johannesburg and stayed at the road lodge. As always the lodge and rooms was very clean as well as the garden. Staff are very friendly and good at what they do. I would say the breakfast got a bit expensive now from the last time I were there. But I enjoy it. One problem we... More 

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Thank Rudi3900
Angus M, Public Relations Manager at Road Lodge Germiston Lake, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us. We are so sorry to hear about your experience. As this is not a true representation of the quality and level of excellence that we usually offer. We sincerely apologise.We look forward to having you stay with us again! More 

Pretoria, Gauteng, South Africa
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Reviewed 21 March 2015 via mobile

We had a sport event in Germiston. We found the Road Lodge to be clean and great for the purpose. Although a busy weekend the service was good. They serve a decent breakfast and good all day coffee. No lunch or dinner but an inroom take away menu for delivery is available. Rooms are small but sufficient with TV and... More 

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Angus M, Public Relations Manager at Road Lodge Germiston Lake, responded to this review

Thank you for the positive review! We are glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay overall and enjoyed the breakfasts and facilities offered. The Road Lodge provides much needed budget accommodation in the area, so we are glad that it served its purpose for you... We look forward to welcoming you back soon! More 

Richards Bay, South Africa
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44 reviews
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Reviewed 17 February 2014

I had to go to a hospital in Alberton for a urgent operation. I am from Kwazulu Natal Richardsbay. We booked into the Road lodge in Germiston. From the start we had excelent service from the staff. I was on a special diet and had medication that had to be kept cool, the staff immediatly assisted me with this and... More 

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Angus M, Public Relations Manager at Road Lodge Germiston Lake, responded to this review

Thank you for the lovely review. We are pleased to hear that our staff were so helpful. Hope to see you again soon. More 

Johannesburg, South Africa
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Reviewed 3 May 2013

The lodge was okay, more for business people. The staff was friendly but it was a bit noisy the evening as more guests arrived.The breakfast was edible,not something extraodinary. Would go there if it was a business trip to sleep for 1 night.

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Angus M, Public Relations Manager at Road Lodge Germiston Lake, responded to this review

Thank you for your comments. More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Situated on large grounds with landscaped gardens and flowing lawns. A shopping complex is within walking distance. The hotel is across the road from the Germiston Lake and close to the sports stadium of Herman Immelman and Delville. 22 km from the ORT International Airport, 2 minutes from Rand Airport, 3 minutes from Germiston CBD and 10 minutes from Wadeville. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Road Lodge Germiston Lake

Address: Cnr Lake & Chapman Roads 6339, Germiston 1401, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Gauteng > Greater Johannesburg > Germiston
Price Range: ₹ 2,736 - ₹ 3,009 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:1 star — Road Lodge Germiston Lake 1*
Number of rooms: 98
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“Air-conditioning needs to have a regular timer...”
 of 5 bubbles , 11 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Bottom rooms far from reception is the best.”
 of 5 bubbles Rudi3900, 28 Jul 2015 | Read review
“Try to get a room away from the reception area and entrance. You migth get some noise from guests coming in late at night. Breakfast is not a full house, but what they have is very fresh and tasty.”
 of 5 bubbles Rudi3900, 16 Feb 2014 | Read review
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