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The Residence Boutique Hotel

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  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
5 Star Hotel
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Offers & Announcements: City & Safari Package
Offers from The Residence Boutique Hotel
Offers & Announcements: City & Safari Package
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Hands down this is one of my favorite hotels. The staff, food and spa are amazing. You feel like you are in your own oasis. Wish we lived closer, I would definitely go to the spa once a month. I hope in the future that...More

Thank 22Saha22
Response from The Residence T, Owner at The Residence Boutique HotelResponded 5 days ago

Thank you so much for your amazing review, we really appreciate it and are so glad to hear that you enjoyed your experience at The Residence. It was an absolute pleasure having you stay with us and look forward to welcoming you back, hopefully some...More

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Reviewed 20 March 2018

It's difficult to explain how good this hotel actually is. It makes you feel very special and we couldn't get enough of it. Joburg is a great city and the sightseeing amazing. As soon as you are in the hotel you know you are in...More

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Response from The Residence T, Owner at The Residence Boutique HotelResponded 22 March 2018

Thank you so much for your amazing review, we really appreciate your comments and hope to welcome you back some day for a longer stay. From all of us here at The Residence, we would like to thank you once again and wish you all...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We arrived from safari in Botswana, still wearing our boots and sweat-soaked jackets. The staff at The Residence could not have been more gracious and accommodating. (Yes, we were cleaned up nicely for dinner). This extraordinary hotel has absolutely lovely rooms, with private terraces, modern...More

Thank Paul W
Response from The Residence T, Owner at The Residence Boutique HotelResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for your review, we really appreciate it and are so glad to hear that you enjoyed your experience at The Residence after your safari. It was an absolute pleasure having you stay with us and hope to welcome you back some...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed here for a full day en route to Victoria Falls. From collection at the airport through to departure, every aspect of our stay was excellent. The suite was exquisite (the outdoor heated jacuzzi was particularly great) and all of the staff were brilliant....More

Thank VGandBG
Response from The Residence T, Owner at The Residence Boutique HotelResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much, we really appreciate your review and are so glad to hear that you enjoyed your experience at The Residence. It was an absolute pleasure having you stay with us and look forward to welcoming you back. Thank you once again and...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed for one night, on a friends recommendation, rather than at an airport hotel - due to an early flight to Mauritius the following morning. WOW - are we so glad we stayed at The Residence! The customer service from all the staff -...More

Thank PBJMB
Response from The Residence T, Owner at The Residence Boutique HotelResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for your amazing review, we really and truly appreciate it and are so glad to here that you enjoyed your short visit with us. We look forward to welcoming you back hopefully in the near future and would all like to...More

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About
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Room Service
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Hotel Amenities
Shuttle Bus Service
Room Service
Free Parking
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Business Centre with Internet Access
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Conference Facilities
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Minibar
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Hot Tub
Tennis Court
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Heated pool
Outdoor pool
Details
Price range
US$233 - US$471 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Romantic Hotel in Johannesburg
#1 Family Hotel in Johannesburg
#1 Luxury Hotel in Johannesburg
#1 Spa Hotel in Johannesburg
#3 Business Hotel in Johannesburg
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$233 - US$471 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Romantic Hotel in Johannesburg
#1 Family Hotel in Johannesburg
#1 Luxury Hotel in Johannesburg
#1 Spa Hotel in Johannesburg
#3 Business Hotel in Johannesburg
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Traveller (626)
Room & Suite (445)
Dining (156)
Pool & Beach (56)
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Sawkia P
13 November 2016|
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Response from GGirl1965 | Reviewed this property |
It was an additional charge, I don't recall how much, but do remember it was reasonable.
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Jonathan S
31 October 2016|
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Response from gailflynn00 | Reviewed this property |
Agreed.. not really a family hotel.
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MrsEjim
13 September 2016|
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Response from monross | Reviewed this property |
I don't think its the ideal place for children as its a sofisticated up market and quiet hotel with formal dining and luxurious furnishings ! I agree with everyone on this score !
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"Pick a room with a jacuzzi."
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"I understand all rooms are unique but I'm sure all very lovely"
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"The rooms that we had with a lounge and Jazuzzi"
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"Some rooms have a few stairs"
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