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This elegant Johannesburg landmark that dates back to the 1930's is located on the Braamfontein Ridge, next to the iconic Mandela Bridge. Whilst The Devonshire Hotel has been totally rebuilt on the original site, it still retains its original character and charm. It is strategically positioned in Johannesburg's vibrant cosmopolitan, business and academic district, Braamfontein. The hotel offers a warm and inviting guest experience and caters to travelling businessmen, sports fans and conference delegates. The Bellismo Italian Restaurant serves traditional Italian cuisine combined with its legendary pizzas; guests can relax and enjoy a casual drink at the Long Bar, a popular and inviting Johannesburg sports bar. The Devonshire Hotel is only 25 minutes from the OR Tambo International Airport and 10 minutes away from the Sandton City Shopping Centre, Wits University, University of Johannesburg, and Milpark Business School.
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Reviewed 22 June 2018

There was no hot water, its not real ideal to do renovations when you have guest in the hotel the smell of wet paint in the lift was not good. the food was fine and service at the restaurant was bit slow. you could walk...More

1  Thank onneilemoagaesi
Response from Hote1Management, marketing manager at Hotel DevonshireResponded 11 July 2018

Dear Valued Guest Thank you for letting us know about your stay and we are so sorry to hear that not everything met your expectations. We are undergoing some renovations are we apologize for the inconvenience this has caused but we assure you that the...More

Reviewed 19 March 2018

Could do with some improvements,the hotel needs some upgrading .The concierge team needs to also up their game.I stayed there for four nights and in almost every depart people seemed to be on go slow,the food was okay.More

Thank Tyna N
Response from Hote1Management, marketing manager at Hotel DevonshireResponded 22 March 2018

Dear Tyna Thank you for taking the time to review The Devonshire Hotel. We apologize for the inconvenience caused during your stay with us. Senior management and operations have been informed and the issues are being actioned so that improvements can be made. We hope...More

Reviewed 15 December 2017 via mobile

If you have a function in central JHB and you are looking for an affordable and safe place to stay, this is the over night place for you. There is nothing special about this place, the service is average, but at least is a place...More

Thank NatieKlopper
Response from Hote1Management, marketing manager at Hotel DevonshireResponded 13 March 2018

Dear Natie Thank you for taking the time to review our hotel. We are pleased that you had an overall above average stay and we do hope to welcome you back in the near future. We are working every day to improve our service and...More

Reviewed 18 September 2017

Rooms OK, breakfast Great, Bathroom ??. Meals at bar but limited. A/C OK. could walk most places, on/off bus stop at door. Small shops close by for most things. Safe inside at night. Short stay good. Overall place was central to were you can walk...More

Thank Brendon I
Response from Hote1Management, General Manager at Hotel DevonshireResponded 15 November 2017

Dear Brendon Thank you very much completing the guests survey - it truly gives us an opportunity to correct and improve on our product . I am more than happy to advise you that we have embarked on renovations of the hotel - I am...More

Reviewed 18 August 2017

We stayed because of proximity to the Johannesburg Theatre. 3 separate room bookings, each confirmed, each not on the system on arriving. We knew the rooms were old and tired but the linen and towels as well? Only 1 bedside light. Nice new bar boasting...More

3  Thank Capefuntours
Response from Hote1Management, General Manager at Hotel DevonshireResponded 19 November 2017

Dear Capefuntours I am terribly sorry for the inconvenience that you went through, trust me in your next visit your stay will be more comfortable we have just embarked on renovations to ensure that every guest will have a comfortable stay with us and all...More

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"Rooms are 4th floor have a nice view of the city"
onneilemoagaesi
21 Jun 2018
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"central if not staying long, could get around OK. Room at side street."
brendoni39
18 Sep 2017
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"stay somewhere else"
Capefuntours
17 Aug 2017
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"No rooms have views just offices and buildings"
ahmey7000
25 Dec 2015
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PRICE RANGE
US$47 - US$70 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
FORMERLY KNOWN AS
Orion Hotel Devonshire
LOCATION
South AfricaGautengGreater JohannesburgBraamfontein
NUMBER OF ROOMS
63
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