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    The Residence Boutique Hotel

    17 4th Avenue | Houghton, Johannesburg 1477, South Africa
    011 27 87 550 5410
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    Overview
    • Excellent91%
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    “the penthouse” (52 reviews)
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    Free Wifi
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    Breakfast included
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    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    “I’m Home.”That’s what my wife said after we checked in and were escorted to our room. What a magnificent intimate boutique hotel in Johannesburg , S Africa. The warm welcome from the staff, the inside waterfalls and Koi pools, the private tennis court and cozy...More

    Thank Drgole
    Response from The Residence T, Owner at The Residence Boutique HotelResponded 5 days ago

    Thank you so much for your review, we are so glad to hear that you enjoyed your experience at The Residence and hope to welcome you back "home" in the near future. We really appreciate your comments and would like to thank you once again...More

    Hotel's Favourite
    Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

    Stayed three nights and did not want to leave. The beautifully decorated ornate rooms and common areas were only surpassed by the welcoming and friendly staff. Even the gift shop was reasonable. The dining experience for dinner is not to be missed. The service was...More

    2  Thank 138wandap
    Response from The Residence T, Owner at The Residence Boutique HotelResponded 16 October 2017

    Thank you so much for your amazing review, we really and truly appreciate it but more importantly, we are so glad to hear that you enjoyed your experience at The Residence. We hope to welcome you back some day in the near future and would...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    Great hotel with lots of character. Planned to use the hotel as a base but it felt like home from home so spent two full days using the fantastic facilities. The staff were really polite and helpful . The restaurant was cosy and both lunch...More

    Thank Steve R
    Response from The Residence T, Owner at The Residence Boutique HotelResponded 1 week ago

    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 look forward to welcoming you back and would like to wish you all the very best until then. Kindest regards...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Beautiful house converted to a hotel in a safe neighborhood near Nelson Mandela’s house. Unfortunately we only had one night here before our safari, I would have liked to stay longer given the room we had (5) and facilities. Great way to start a honeymoon....More

    Thank CaddyCK
    Response from The Residence T, Owner at The Residence Boutique HotelResponded 1 week ago

    Thank you so much for your review, we really appreciate but most importantly, congratulations once again. We trust you enjoyed the rest of your trip and look forward to welcoming you back some day in the not too distant future. Thank you once again and...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    My husband and I spent one night at The Residence to celebrate our anniversary. I didn't want to leave! The attention to detail, the friendliness and professionalism of the staff, the wonderful spa, the excellent breakfast - to name but a few of the things...More

    Thank Anna-Marie S
    Response from The Residence T, Owner at The Residence Boutique HotelResponded 1 week ago

    Thank you so much for your review, we really appreciate it. It was an absolute pleasure having you stay with us and hope to welcome you back some day in the near future. Thank you once again and all the very best from The Residence...More

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    About
    Awards & Recognition
    Travellers' Choice2017 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
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Conference Facilities
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • 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$418 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #1 Spa Hotel in Johannesburg
    • #1 Romantic Hotel in Johannesburg
    • #1 Luxury Hotel in Johannesburg
    • #1 Family Hotel in Johannesburg
    • #3 Business Hotel in Johannesburg
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 18
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    • Johannesburg
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    Questions & Answers
    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
    30 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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    "Both of the rooms e booked were exceptional - overlooking the pool."
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    "The penthouse suite is amazing but I suspect all rooms are good"
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    "Pool room was the best!"
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