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Monarch Hotel

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A sophisticated boutique experience for even the most discerning visitor, Johannesburg's Hotel Monarch combines first-world amenities with old world grandeur, creating a welcoming space for business travellers and tourists alike. From the chandeliered lounges to the manicured garden, the hotel features an eclectic mix of antique furniture and luxurious fabrics, off-set by an extensive collection of modern art pieces by new and emerging South African artists. Originally the 1930 Saxonwold Post Office on Oxford Road, the building is admired for its stunning architecture as well as its rich cultural history. Every exquisite suite is air-conditioned and includes its own private lounge and luxury bathroom. Free Wi-Fi, satellite television and DVD players are standard inclusions, with some suites featuring their own kitchenette. A sumptuous breakfast is served in the highly regarded hotel restaurant, where guests are also treated to delicious lunch and dinner menus featuring fresh, seasonal ingredients. Room service, as well as packed breakfasts and lunches, are also available for your convenience. A team of highly capable and knowledgeable staff is available 24 hours to assist with travel, tourism and an undertaking to ensure that every stay surpasses their guests' valued expectations. For the shopping enthusiast, Hotel Monarch is half a mile from Rosebank Mall. Killarney Golf Club is a 4-minute drive away and central Johannesburg is 6 miles from the property. Free, secure parking is available on site.
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Room Service
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Airport Transportation
Business Centre with Internet Access
Concierge
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Dry Cleaning
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Meeting Rooms
Multilingual Staff
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We stayed here for one night and it was the last night of our honeymoon in August 2017 but only getting around to leave a review now, We had just got back from Kruger Park so it was certainly a change in scenery.It really was a great way to finish the trip. The staff are so
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Response from Jan v, General Manager at Monarch Hotel
Responded 3 days ago
Thank you for taking the time to share your experience of the Monarch. We are very pleased that we were able to provide you with a great end to your honeymoon and we are most appreciative of your wonderful review. Thank you for the lovely comments. We do hope to welcome you back some time for a longer stay. Sincerely Jan van As General Manager
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I cannot say enough good things about Monarch Hotel. Our room was impeccable! Spacious, clean, tastefully designed, with a huge bathroom (bath tub and shower!), lovely bath products, strong wifi, and gorgeous wood furniture. Breakfast was generous, which included a buffet and a
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Response from Jan v, General Manager at Monarch Hotel
Responded 16 Mar 2018
Thank you for taking the time to share your experience of the Monarch. We are very grateful for your lovely comments. A returning guest is certainly the best compliment we could hope for - and we do hope to welcome you back very soon! Sincerely Jan van As General Manager
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Very nice, pleasant hotel with large rooms. Outside sitting is behind the hotel, in shadow, in the evening it was a bit chilly to stay for a diner. There were not many guests during my stay, so it was very quiet.
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Response from Jan v, General Manager at Monarch Hotel
Responded 2 weeks ago
Thank you for taking the time to share your experience of the Monarch - and for the lovely review. We are very pleased that you enjoyed your time with us. We trust that you travelled well and we do hope to welcome you back in the near future. Sincerely Jan van As General Manager
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This suite hotel has been very thoughtfully renovated with period features. We went for a royal suite which had a good sized sitting room, bedroom, bathroom and separate toilet off the hall. The bed was extremely comfortable with feather pillows - thank you. The staff could not
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Response from Jan v, General Manager at Monarch Hotel
Responded 2 weeks ago
Thank you for taking the time to share your experience of the Monarch. We are very pleased that you enjoyed your stay and we thank you for the wonderful review. We trust that you are feeling well and that you have traveled safely - and we do hope to welcome you back in the near future. Sincerely Jan van As General Manager
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carpet lifting by door leading to outside balcony. Balcony needs cleaning and fresh lick of paint. Roof in the lounge area leaks when it rains. Suggest you put air fresh in the toilets. Turn down chocolates melted and not looking good. Overall enjoyed the stay and the staff were
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Response from Jan v, General Manager at Monarch Hotel
Responded 2 weeks ago
Dear SoneS32 Thank you for requesting for this erroneous post to be removed. We have requested same. Sincerely Jan van As General Manager
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ducha y sanitarios separados: espectacular!Calienta toallas:utilísimo!
Este es el living con Tv también.La vajilla de plata .Decoración señorial en correlaciión al hot
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Hello, yes we can. If the laundry is submitted before 10AM.
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Rooms are big enough to place and extra bed. Don't know if the hotel can do it. Have never ask for it.
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Dear Pamela Thank you for your inquiry to the Monarch Hotel. I would suggest if you are ready with your travelling dates, please share them with us we can always move them back or forward. We would love to host you and your husband at the Monarch. My reservations lady Noxolo will gladly assist - please email her with all your requirements to my email address linked to TripAdvisor. Sincere regards Jan van As
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Hello, yes we do have 2 suites with twin beds, please let us k now if you need anymore information.
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"Choose a corner suite with balcony if you’re a smoker."
"Make sure you check the WIFI quality before settling in to the room they've given you"
"The Monarch boasts 12 suites... mine was at the back of the building overlooking the courtyard,"
"Rooms are all comfortable."
"Room 201 is wonderful"
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PRICE RANGE
US$161 - US$216 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
LOCATION
South AfricaGautengGreater JohannesburgJohannesburg
NUMBER OF ROOMS
12
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