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Liz at Lancaster Guesthouse

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“earth room”(21 reviews)
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
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Non-Smoking Rooms
Airport Transportation
4.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 14 December 2017

My husband and I stayed at Liz@Lancaster for two nights when we attended our daughter's wedding in Johannesburg (December 2017). Our room was a home from home with every imaginable need catered for. Liz's attention to detail with regard to everything is incredible. Our room...More

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Response from Liz a, Owner at Liz at Lancaster GuesthouseResponded 17 December 2017

Thank you MadelJacobs for your feedback of your stay with us at Liz at Lancaster. As I said to you when you were here, I had guests who said they could move in with nothing but their clothes and a toothbrush and they would be...More

Reviewed 10 December 2017

Liz @ Lancaster was like home from home and we had a lovely comfortable stay, We stayed in Yellow Cottage which was really spacious and lovely, you have to email a request to book this. The bed was massive & superbly comfy and linens were...More

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Response from Liz a, Owner at Liz at Lancaster GuesthouseResponded 17 December 2017

Thank you Taralara44 for such wonderful feedback on your stay here at Liz at Lancaster. We are delighted that you had such a comfy stay in the Yellow Cottage with its very large spacious bedroom and all the extra goodies like our homemade rusks! Coming...More

Reviewed 24 November 2017

Seasoned travellers often notice the small things as research often means your booking expectations are mostly met. Bliss : finding out that the hairdryer was salon standard rather than the usual small travel-size dryers provided. Excitement / relief : coming home with the ingredients for...More

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Response from Liz a, Owner at Liz at Lancaster GuesthouseResponded 25 November 2017

Thank you hse0fm for your comments on the small specific details that make for a comfortable stay here at Liz at Lancaster. I love it that this kind of detail is so noticed and appreciated. When guests comment on the amazing eye for small details,...More

Reviewed 20 November 2017

It was our first trip to Jo'berg and we found Liz's an ideal place to base ourselves for the week. The accommodation was very good, comfortable with everything you could ever need provided! We had a lovely small garden just outside which was a great...More

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Response from Liz a, Owner at Liz at Lancaster GuesthouseResponded 22 November 2017

Thank you AIDJW for giving us feedback on your stay here. Most importantly - your first trip to Jozi was successful and Liz at Lancaster was a convenient place to stay. Plus getting around was easy, safe and not too expensive. I'm so pleased that...More

Reviewed 19 November 2017

We had a very pleasant stay at Liz's. Pickup from the airport went very smoothly. The guesthouse is located in a nice part of town, and the location is good for exploring the area. A couple of shopping malls are within a 10 minute drive....More

Thank Christian C
Response from Liz a, Owner at Liz at Lancaster GuesthouseResponded 22 November 2017

Thank you Christian C for your feedback on your stay here with us at Liz at Lancaster. In this big sprawling city of Joburg we are so pleased that you found it such a convenient central location. And very importantly that the wi-fi is so...More

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Travellers' Choice
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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Pool
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
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Pool
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US$86 - US$110 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$86 - US$110 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Carrie M
13 March 2015|
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Response from Liz a | Property representative |
Hi Carrie, Unfortunately I only have one room left from 31st to 3rd April - the blue room (R800 single and R950 double). The best would be to go to my TripAdvisor listing and see my email and web address ( I pay for a... More
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Carrie M
9 March 2015|
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Response from Liz a | Property representative |
Carrie Hi, Am in process of renegotiating my mobi site so you might not be able to access website from an Ipad or mobile device. But I'm a bit confused as have just got your email and says you want to come on the 1st March... More
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Terry V
29 November 2014|
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Response from Liz a | Property representative |
Dear Terry, Good to hear from you again. No don't go through a travel website -the best is to contact me directly. Google Liz at Lancaster Guesthouse Johannesburg and my website comes up and you can contact me through this... More
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Room Tips
"Best stay for small families!"
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"We stayed in the Earth Room which was wonderful."
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"Email and ask for the Yellow Cottage"
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"Each room has privacy and quiet - I don't think you could go wrong with any of them."
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