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Siem Reap, Cambodia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I arrived late one Friday night, having missed a connection. I had no rand on me, just cards so travelling out of the airport wasnt an option. The City Lodge is within the airport complex, just follow the signs once you're out of immigration. This place is busy and it's big, which was just as well as it meant they...

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Angus M, Public Relations Manager at City Lodge Hotel Johannesburg Airport - Barbara Road, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us Lily. We are so happy that you enjoyed the convenience of the hotel’s location as well as our breakfast offerings; and found our staff so helpful and friendly - key components that we pride ourselves on! We look forward to having you stay with us again.

National Capital Territory of Delhi, India
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It is located at short distance from Airport and comfortable rooms offers a nice breakfast and the only shortcoming I can see is that does not offer much of choice when it comes to Dinner otherwise it is nice place to stay

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Angus M, Public Relations Manager at City Lodge Hotel Johannesburg Airport - Barbara Road, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us and for the positive review. We are so happy that you enjoyed the convenience of the hotel’s location and that everything met your needs and expectations. We look forward to having you stay with us again soon. We will definitely take your suggestions into consideration as we continually strive to improve our customer service...

Harare
Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

Travelled from Durban with two children 11 & 5 and walked in without a booking. I got offered a room with double bed and pull out double bed. Perfect for our needs and all for the price of one room. We made use of the fast food order facility at check in and our pizza arrived a few minutes after...

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Angus M, Public Relations Manager at City Lodge Hotel Johannesburg Airport - Barbara Road, 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.

Durban, South Africa
Reviewed 8 December 2016 via mobile

Very convenient place to stay, about 10 minutes from Johannesburg International Airport. This hotel is very modern. Nice eating and lounge area. Nice bar with unlimited popcorn. The food from the restaurant is devine. Breakfast is awesome. Nice pool, Free wifi, flatscreen TV, in room dining by electronically ordering at selected restaurants outside the premises. For the price of this...

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Angus M, Public Relations Manager at City Lodge Hotel Johannesburg Airport - Barbara Road, 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

Pietermaritzburg, South Africa
Reviewed 5 December 2016 via mobile

Recently spent 1 night at the City Lodge, Barbara street. Nothing short of disappointing. Dinner option was poor inside the hotel and when I eventually found something I watched it stand for up to 10 minutes before it was brought to me. Glad I won't have to stay there again .

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Angus M, Public Relations Manager at City Lodge Hotel Johannesburg Airport - Barbara Road, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us and for your review. We are sorry to hear that you got such shoddy service and had to wait so long for food from our #Cafe. We will be raising this issue with hotel management in order to rectify it as soon as possible. Please give us another chance to impress.

Reviewed 18 November 2016 via mobile

If you are planning to stay by the airport that's a great option. Room is large with everything you need in terms of comfort: nice bed, blankets, cosmetics at bath. It's silent and had a safe way to the airport where you can access atms and restaurant. Also the access to the Gautrain is very important. 15 min away from...

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Angus M, Public Relations Manager at City Lodge Hotel Johannesburg Airport - Barbara Road, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us and for the great review, Bruno. 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.

Reviewed 12 November 2016 via mobile

Always a pleasure to be there, rooms are neat, clean & breakfasts are superb. The extra "take-a-way" section is a bonus, especially because you don't pay for it on those early mornings when there is no time to grab breakfast. Only not happy that they have changed their coffee shop menu & have no vegetarian options!

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Angus M, Public Relations Manager at City Lodge Hotel Johannesburg Airport - Barbara Road, responded to this review

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

Pretoria, South Africa
Reviewed 10 November 2016

Imagine checking into a hotel only to discover, two hours later,that no water is available. Nothing to drink. No shower. No flushing the WC!. No water has been available the whole day. No mention of this at check-in, only a friendly smile & "Enjoy your stay!" Dismal service, City Lodge Hotel Group! PS: Please remember to flush the WC in...

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Angus M, Public Relations Manager at City Lodge Hotel Johannesburg Airport - Barbara Road, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us. Please accept our sincerest apologies for the water situation which was unfortunately beyond our control due to no water coming from the municipal supply system. We will look into how this outage was communicated to guests – please accept our apologies again.

Durban, South Africa
Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

Absolutely great service and staff are efficient and helpful. Breakfast buffet was excellent with a wide variety. Rooms were well kept with all you will require for your stay. Will all ways stay here on my business trips

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Angus M, Public Relations Manager at City Lodge Hotel Johannesburg Airport - Barbara Road, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us and for the positive 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.

Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
Reviewed 31 October 2016 via mobile

This hotel attached to the airport in Johannesburg is perfect for a overnight start whether domestic or international. It has a ok fitness centre, nice pool and fantastic buffet breakfast with super friendly and helpful staff.

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Angus M, Public Relations Manager at City Lodge Hotel Johannesburg Airport - Barbara Road, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us and for the wonderful 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.

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  • Free Parking
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Situated in close proximity to the R24 airport freeway, the hotel is easily accessible to all the main feeder motorways with nearby restaurants and shops. A shuttle bus service is available for the short 10 minute trip to and from the airport at a nominal fee. A fitness room, pool and meeting room are also available at the hotel. ... more   less 

Additional Information about City Lodge Hotel Johannesburg Airport - Barbara Road

Address: 4 Sandvale Road | P O Box 8404, Edenvale 1609, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Gauteng > Greater Johannesburg > Edenvale
Price Range: $132 - $164 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — City Lodge Hotel Johannesburg Airport - Barbara Road 3*
Number of rooms: 219
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City Lodge Airport Johannesburg Hotel Edenvale
City Hotel Edenvale
City Hotel Airport Johannesburg
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