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Johannesburg
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beautiful scenery, a beautiful place overlooking the mountains and valleys of the south of Johannesburg, would ask the restaurant to up their game on breakfast cuisine as we were not totally satisfied with the food.

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Portsmouth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited Thaba Eco Hotel a few years ago, and it already was a great place. The improvements since then has been noticeable. The gardens and surroundings have been planted with indigenous plants in keeping with the surroundings and is magnificent. The breakfast buffet is gorgeous with both local and international food. The head chef treated us with his own...

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Johannesburg - South Africa
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed over on Christmas Eve, The hotel has been on my list to check out for a while. Thoroughly enjoyed my stay. Check-in and service from hotel is amazing. The room is luxurious, spacious well kitted out and offers spectacular views of the nature reserve , we even got to see some Dassies just below our balcony. This hotel is...

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Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I celebrated our wedding anniversary with a one night stay at Thaba Eco. The only problem we had was that the aircon in the room did not work and we wasted 2 hours trying to resolve the problem. After numerous calls and promises from reception, we eventually had to walk to reception to request an alternative room....

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Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It truly shows how one staff member's attitude impacts the stay. We had requested items that would make us more comfortable and were given attitude because of that. We were not added to the guest list at the restaurant but in the end we have been accommodated. A big thank you to all the staff members who made our stay...

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Johannesburg
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Attended a conference there. The hotel is a few kilometres out of Johannesburg South but feels like you are in the bush. Relatively easy to find. Ample parking on the property. Arrived to check in but was told tjat the rooms were not yet available. Waited for 10 minutes until they swopped us to another room. The rooms were relatively...

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Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Relaxing and scenic. Deluxe room is huge and has all the special touches and comforts that one would expect. Room 201 is situated opposite the spa. If you sit on the verandah it doesn't allow for much privacy. Dinner and breakfast at the Kraal Restaurant was lovely. Check in and check out was efficient. Thanks to Marie and Kiara.

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Sandton, South Africa
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It was a wonderful experience. The staff welcomed us with such warmth & great service. Check in was relatively easy. The conference rooms & facilities were excellent. The food was very delicious and staff was very friendly to assist whenever required. Our rooms were absolutely lovely

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New York City
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We really enjoyed staying in this hotel. We had an overnight in Johannesburg about 25 minutes from the airport. The suite we got was larger than most one bedrooms in NYC. The hotel is situated in the midst of a nature preserve and there are nice walks. The restaurant served very good food, but service was very slow. However, be...

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Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 6 December 2016

Everything was awesome and lovely except we waited over 1 hour for our food at the kraal restaurant supper but for breakfast was lovely. It was our wedding day and in general everything else was spectacular. The room was beautiful I could stop saying wow and the scenery really beautiful it is the first place I ever slept so comfy...

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Taryn H, Front Office Manager at Thaba Eco Hotel, responded to this review

Dear V1417TOwayneb Thank you for the positive feedback regarding our venue. We are truly blessed to have such beautiful natural surroundings. We believe in creating lifelong friendships and this is what we hope to establish with you, your friends and family over time. It is a review from a guest like you that inspires us to grow each and every...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Spa
  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Surrounded by the tranquil and picturesque Klipriviersberg Nature Reserve, one finds a piece of Highveld Heaven in the form of the impressive Thaba Eco Hotel. A decade of passion has resulted in brand renowned for world class customer service. Thaba Eco Hotel has recently been voted as the BEST 4 Star hotel in Gauteng at the Lilizela Tourism Awards, and is now also a registered FAIR TRADE tourism certified business. The design of Thaba Eco hotel was inspired by the historical and environmental elements of the Tswana Mountains. With the luxury, executive and Bushveld suites, guests have a variety of room types to choose from. As part of their Green Policy, Thaba Eco Hotel has incorporated several creative and positive measures to contribute to the sustainability of both the area and the planet as a whole. All hotel rooms have been designed with the environment in mind. Colours of the exterior of the buildings represents the stone and tree bark to reduce visual impact, and only 50% of the Bushveld suites floor plan touches the ground to ensure the maximum protection of the fauna and flora. Thaba Eco Hotel also has a variety of stunning venues for weddings, conferences and other functions, such as the Marquee, Lobola and Tswana Banquet Halls. Leisure activities include the Sinzinani Day Spa, Meditation Trail, Guided Hiking Trails and the popular Thaba Lions Educational Centre. For the future generation our Eco Kids Club provides educational nature walks and various other leisure activities.We have also realised that hospitality and tantalising food goes hand in hand, and have therefore put together a team of world renowned chefs to attend to everybody's culinary requirements. At our Olive Tree Coffee Shop one can indulge in a slice of freshly baked bar-one chocolate cake next to a 500 year old Wild Olive Tree, while enjoying an aromatic coffee or sipping on one of our herbal teas.The impeccable facilities and breath taking natural surroundings ensure that Thaba Eco Hotel is the venue of choice for both the corporate and leisure markets. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Thaba Eco Hotel

Address: Impala Road | Klipriviersberg Nature Reserve, Johannesburg 2091, South Africa (Formerly Thaba Ya Batswana)
Region: South Africa > Gauteng > Greater Johannesburg > Johannesburg
Price Range: $190 - $262 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Thaba Eco Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 52
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Also Known As:
Thaba Ya Batswana Hotel Johannesburg
Hotel Style:
#6 Spa Hotel in Johannesburg
#9 Luxury Hotel in Johannesburg
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“Fix the aircon, and if it's not working don't let your guest waste 2 hours by giving them the run around.”
 of 5 bubbles 67enverm, 29 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Appliances such as the air con should be checked out on a regular basis and extra blankets for the customers convenience should be kept inside the rooms. ”
 of 5 bubbles leyyaha, 27 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Have iron + ironing board in every room ”
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“Ask for a suite”
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“Would highly recommend spending the extra money and getting the luxury room.”
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