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The Residence Boutique Hotel

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  • Excellent91%
  • Very good6%
  • Average1%
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  • Terrible1%
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Free Wifi
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Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The Residence is seriously, perfection. We flew from D.C., connected in Doha, and then flew down to Johannesburg. After 22 hours of traveling we landed at OR Tambo and were taken to The Residence---and we haven't stopped telling people about it since. The staff was...More

1  Thank Garon W
Response from The Residence T, Owner at The Residence Boutique HotelResponded 1 week 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 some day...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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

1  Thank Geordie2666
Response from The Residence T, Owner at The Residence Boutique HotelResponded 4 weeks ago

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 16 March 2018

This is our first trip to South Africa and we are only in Johannesburg for one night. We reserved a room at this boutique hotel at the recommendation of our travel advisor. The hotel is wonderful!! Upon our arrival, we were welcomed by several friendly...More

Thank cskeenga
Response from The Residence T, Owner at The Residence Boutique HotelResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your review, we really appreciate it, and trust you enjoyed the rest of your holiday. We hope to welcome you back some day and would like to wish you all the very best from The Residence team.

Reviewed 15 March 2018 via mobile

Absolutely wonderful stay at this top notch hotel. The staff was so friendly & welcoming. They gave us a nice little tour of everything, while enjoying a glass of welcome bubbles. The hotel grounds and our room were simply stunning. I can’t say enough nice...More

Thank justmekittyhawk
Response from The Residence T, Owner at The Residence Boutique HotelResponded 15 March 2018

Thank you so much, we really appreciate your review and are so glad to hear that you enjoyed your experience at The Residence. We hope to welcome you back some day for a longer stay, until then, thank you once again and all the very...More

Reviewed 12 March 2018

This had to be on of the best hotels I have stayed in. The service from the time I made the booking until we drove out of the gate at the end of a great weekend was excellent. The Spa ladies to the gentlemen in...More

Thank Shehnanz
Response from The Residence T, Owner at The Residence Boutique HotelResponded 14 March 2018

Thank you so much for your review, we really appreciate it and are so glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us. We hope to welcome you back some day in the near future and would like to wish you all the very...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$220 - US$498 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Romantic Hotel in Johannesburg
#1 Luxury Hotel in Johannesburg
#1 Spa Hotel in Johannesburg
#1 Family Hotel in Johannesburg
#3 Business Hotel in Johannesburg
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$220 - US$498 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Romantic Hotel in Johannesburg
#1 Luxury Hotel in Johannesburg
#1 Spa Hotel in Johannesburg
#1 Family Hotel in Johannesburg
#3 Business Hotel in Johannesburg
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Dining (154)
Pool & Beach (56)
Amenities (61)
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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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Room Tips
"The rooms that we had with a lounge and Jazuzzi"
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"Some rooms have a few stairs"
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"not room 5 - the doors are warped and do not close or lock."
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"Any room in this boutique hotel would be very good"
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