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The Aviator Hotel OR Tambo

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Zurich, Switzerland
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Aviator Hotel is a good option when you need to stay close to the airport. The rate was reasonable, the food was good and there is a free complimentary airport shuttle which runs regularly. There is no much to do in the surrounding area so best for airport proximity.

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Newcastle, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Area may look bad where the hotel is , but inside it is another world. Really nice, friendly , safe and good food. Easy for airport and UBER to other areas. Rooms quiet, internet fast and easy to access. Good value

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Santiago
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Good for 1 night for morning flight. Decorations are heavy but the hotel is clean and lovely staff. Check with them before how to use their shuttle service from the airport to hotel. Shuttle for the airport works fine.

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Nairobi, Kenya
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I found this to be a pleasant and friendly transit hotel, close to Johannesburg airport. This was partly due to it being much smaller than most airport hotels. Shuttles run to & from the airport every half hour. My booking also included a substantial buffet style breakfast. My only discomfort was the 'blind' style curtains, rather than fabric curtains, so...

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Nelspruit
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

fantastic front line staff, made the day. people make THE DIFFERENCE AND YOUR CHECK IN STAFF WERE FANTASTIC. They will definitely get my vote to come back again. well done and the interest shown was not just procedure

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theaviatorORTambo, Public Relations Manager at The Aviator Hotel OR Tambo, responded to this review

Thank you for rating us. We are always happy to hear that our staff have lived up to their reputation again - and we really look forward to welcoming you back to The Aviator! Kind Regards Richard

Maputo
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nice hotel well located near the airport with a 24 hour shuttle service which is extremely handy. The staff at reception and overall are very friendly and helpful, in fact was the friendliest of all the other hotel staff I dealt with in South Africa. Well done to the management and to the working staff as a whole. The people...

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Mafikeng, South Africa
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We received very good service. The rooms were clean and neat. The location was easy to find. The breakfast was delicious especially the pancakes. We would stay there again should we need a night in Johannesburg again.

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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
Reviewed 25 March 2017

We were staying overnight in The Aviator since our flight back to Brasil was early in the morning. We chose a "cheap" and close hotel for our stay. The shuttle from the airport to the hotel was on time, however, it is on a dark and far from the main door (it was dangerous in my opinion). Arriving at the...

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theaviatorORTambo, Marketing Manager at The Aviator Hotel OR Tambo, responded to this review

Dear Eduardo We are sorry to hear that your experience with us was terrible! Our staff are usually helpful with luggage and we strive to ensure a pleasant stay for our guests at all times. It's good to hear that you found breakfast enjoyable and we wish you safe and happy travels in the future. Kind regards Richard Sherman Marketing...

Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa
Reviewed 25 March 2017

Stayed at this hotel on business for two night. Arrived the on a Wednesday eve at extremely tired. Were received friendly. However, my friendly welcome quickly turned into frustration when I was offered a "light lunch" menu instead of decent dinner. Fortunately, a buffet dinner was available the second night.Staff are very friendly and really go out if their way...

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theaviatorORTambo, Marketing Manager at The Aviator Hotel OR Tambo, responded to this review

Dear Andre Thank you for taking the time to provide us with valuable feed-back on your stay. We are pleased to hear that our staff made you feel welcome, but are sorry that you found the meal offering lacking on the night of your arrival and that you experienced difficulty with the wifi reception in your room. We hope to...

Kempton Park
Reviewed 22 March 2017

We have stayed at the Aviator twice. The staff are very friendly and efficient. You feel welcome upon arrival and assisted when it is needed. At dinner the chef made an excellent sirloin steak that tasted amazing! Thank-you!

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theaviatorORTambo, Marketing Manager at The Aviator Hotel OR Tambo, responded to this review

Dear 145sunitas We are delighted to hear that you have enjoyed another comfortable stay with us and that you felt welcome and in particular, enjoyed your steak dinner. We wish you safe and happy travels and hope you'll be back again soon. Kind regards Richard Sherman Marketing Manager The Aviator Hotel OR Tambo

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
  • Meeting Rooms
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  • Room Service
  • Breakfast included
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Featuring a free airport shuttle to OR Tambo International Airport (4 km), The Aviator offers stylish rooms with a satellite TV. Hotel facilities include outdoor pool and restaurant with terrace. All air-conditioned rooms at the Life Hotels. The Aviator come with a private bathroom and have a tea/coffee maker. Guests may make use of the safety deposit box at reception. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Aviator Hotel OR Tambo

Address: Corner of Kempton and Bosch Street, Kempton Park 1620, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Gauteng > Greater Johannesburg > Kempton Park
Price Range: $78 - $142 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Aviator Hotel OR Tambo 3*
Number of rooms: 120
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“Ask for one of the more recently refurbished rooms”
Rebecca_travelsaway, 2 Apr 2017 | Read review
“With the airport nearby noise levels can be high. Take room on 3rd or 4th floors.”
AndreD390, 25 Mar 2017 | Read review
“even rooms are probably quieter; odd rooms look out over the airport & motorway”
438simonc, 1 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Ask for an East facing room.”
IanL820, 9 Feb 2017 | Read review
“The "family room" is actually 2 separate rooms, (each w/toilet & shower.), connected by a door which locks from both sides.”
PastorRiggen, 4 Feb 2017 | Read review
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