We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
01/12/2017 02/12/2017
    There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
    • {providername} {price}
    {providername} {price}
      {listitems}
    {sold_out_text}
    We can't find prices for this accommodation
    From {rate_price} {rate_periodicity}

    Liz at Lancaster Guesthouse

    79 Lancaster Avenue | Craighall Park, Johannesburg 2196, South Africa
    011 27 11 442 8083
    Hotel website
    Save
    Lowest prices for your stay
    01/12/2017 02/12/2017
    Traveller (118)
    Room & Suite (26)
    Dining (14)
    Southern Sun Hyde Park Sandton
    436 reviews
    #10 of 46 hotels in Sandton
     
    Ten Bompas
    111 reviews
    #1 of 1 hotels in Dunkeld West
     
    Crowne Plaza Johannesburg - The Rosebank
    688 reviews
    #12 of 66 hotels in Johannesburg
     
    Clico Boutique Hotel
    187 reviews
    #10 of 66 hotels in Johannesburg
     
    Overview
    • Excellent95%
    • Very good4%
    • Average1%
    • Poor0%
    • Terrible0%
    Travellers talk about
    “earth room” (20 reviews)
    “the blue room” (13 reviews)
    “b b” (44 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Airport Transportation
    Suites
    Kitchenette
    Pets Allowed
    Wheelchair access
    Laundry Service
    4.0 Star Hotel
    All hotel details
    {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","moduleList":["handlers"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"}},"scriptFlags":null}
    Southern Sun Hyde Park Sandton
    436 reviews
    #10 of 46 hotels in Sandton
     
    Ten Bompas
    111 reviews
    #1 of 1 hotels in Dunkeld West
     
    Crowne Plaza Johannesburg - The Rosebank
    688 reviews
    #12 of 66 hotels in Johannesburg
     
    Clico Boutique Hotel
    187 reviews
    #10 of 66 hotels in Johannesburg
     
    Rooms
    1 Dec2 Dec
    |
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    Standard Room

    Getting you more information on this room

    Free Cancellation
    Select
    Show Available Rooms
    Sorry, this partner no longer has rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please visit one of our 0 partner sites to see rooms from .
    We're sorry, there are no rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please change your dates, or view all Johannesburg hotels with availability
    Standard Room

    Getting you more information on this room

    Free Cancellation
    Select
    {"BOOKING_FEATURES": ["IB_PRICES_OUTSIDE_ROOM_BUTTON","IB_STREAMLINED_SELECTED_ROOM","IB_SHOW_EMAIL_FOR_INSECURE_LOGIN","VISA_SPONSORSHIP_WEB","IB_EXIT_INTERRUPTER","RCMS_INLINE_ROOM_GRID_MAX_OCC","IB_SHOW_AMENITIES_AS_ICONS","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS","IB_IRG_MATCH_META","META_AIR","CHILDREN_SEARCH","IB_INLINE_ROOM_GRID","ATTRACTIONS_REMOVE_PAYMENT_ADDRESS_FIELDS","IB_DW_CCNAME_WITH_AUTOCOMPLETE","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS_MOBILE","IBEX_HIGH_EQUITY_BRANDING","IB_PRICE_WINS_POST_TX","IB_BOOKNOW_CLEAN_WITH_ICON_SHORT_BTN","IB_BOOKING_FORM_FAVICON","STORED_CARDS","IB_PRICE_WINS_COPY","IB_URGENCY_BLOCK"] , "IMPRESSION_KEY": "820ba19e7e42421e8a51debae28db61a", "roomSelectionModel": {"partnerInfos":[],"multiplePartners":false,"polling":{"locationId":574068,"bookingSessionId":null,"detailedAvailabilityKey":null,"commerceContentIds":[],"additionalContentIds":[],"pollCount":0,"checkin":{"day":1,"month":12,"year":2017},"checkout":{"day":2,"month":12,"year":2017},"adults":2,"child_rm_ages":"","rooms":1,"display_rooms":300,"entryPrice":-1,"entryCurrency":"USD","complete":false,"formKey":"","showAllRooms":true,"genNewBookingSessionId":false,"winningProviderAtClick":"","selectedRoomKey":null,"impressionKey":"820ba19e7e42421e8a51debae28db61a","navArea":null,"referringServlet":"Hotel_Review","highestMetaPrice":0,"lowestMetaPrice":0,"additionalPartner":false,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":0,"roomsToVerify":[],"clazz":null},"summary":null,"unavailable":true,"metaOffers":[],"mismatchCheckModel":null,"totalMediaCount":0,"hotelPhotos":[],"noticeHeaderMessage":null,"moreProviders":null,"lowestPricePartner":null,"showAllRooms":true,"isMetaCheaper":false,"isBookingLessThanOrEqualToMeta":null,"avgHistoricalPrice":0.0,"avgHistoricalDisplayPrice":null,"expressBookState":{"hasFullTravelerInfo":false,"hasReducedBillingInfo":false,"hasFullBillingInfo":false},"highestMetaPrice":-1,"lowestMetaPrice":-1,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":-1,"hotelName":"Liz at Lancaster Guesthouse","hasSpecialTimeOfStayTaxes":false,"trackingTree":null,"trackingTreeId":null,"showPriceHoverTooltip":true,"trackingContext":"eyJzdGF0ZSI6IkhPVEVMX0FVQ1RJT04iLCJwIjoiSFJfTWFpbkNvbW1lcmNlIiwiaWRzIjp7IkJGSyI6IjgyMGJhMTllN2U0MjQyMWU4YTUxZGViYWUyOGRiNjFhIiwiQUlLIjoiMzk4ZDQ1MTlkNjRkNGFiYWFmMDcxMmM4ODc4MDBhYjEifSwiZW50cnlTZXJ2bGV0IjoiSG90ZWxfUmV2aWV3In0=","cheaperPricesExist":false,"enableLPF":false,"priceDropPercent":0,"canExpandRooms":false,"expandRoomsToAllPartners":false,"roomSelectionKey":null,"useSupplierDirectTreatment":false,"isSupplierDirect":false,"showProviderSeparator":false,"clazz":null,"isPriceDrawerEnabled":false,"seeMoreMessage":null,"seeMoreIFrameMessage":null,"isPricelineCom":false,"isMetaMarketingLandOnBookingFormEnabled":false}, "ibAvailability": false, "metaAvailability": false, "topOfferIsIB": false, "numHacTries": -1, "checkIn": "01/12/2017", "checkOut": "02/12/2017", "lowestPrice": null, "hasDates": true, "hacComplete": false, "contentIdMappings": {}, "pollingEnabled": false, "preventScroll": false, "offerClickToken": null, "conditionalUpdate": false, "mightGetRooms": true, "divClasses": "ppr_rup ppr_priv_hr_inline_room_grid_hsx", "singlePartnerRoomGridWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_hsx","template":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__widget","moduleList":["handlers","tracking"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_hsx","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","tracking":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'tracking'))"},"dust":{"sub_header":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__sub_header"}},"scriptFlags":null}, "multiPartnerRoomGridWidget": null, "mismatchMessage": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_mismatch_message","template":"ibex_mismatch_message__widget","moduleList":["handler"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_mismatch_message","js":{"handler":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handler'))"},"dust":{}},"scriptFlags":null}, "maxRoomsToShow": 300, "isTablet": false, "roomGridRowWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","template":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__widget","moduleList":[],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","js":{},"dust":{"amenities":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__amenities","condition_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__condition_col","price_text":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__price_text","reservation_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__reservation_col"}},"scriptFlags":null}, "mismatchMessageLightbox": null, "deviceInfo": "OtherOS OtherBrowser", "bookOnTripAdvisor": "Book on <img class=\"ibHeaderImg\" alt=\"TripAdvisor\" src=\"https:\/\/static.tacdn.com\/img2\/branding\/rebrand\/TA_logo_primary.png\"\/>"}
    Write a Review
    Reviews (355)
    There are newer reviews for Liz at Lancaster Guesthouse
    See the most recent reviews
    Traveller rating
    Traveller type
    Time of year
    Language

    171 - 175 of 336 reviews

    Reviewed 19 August 2014 via mobile

    I am so glad I trusted my gut instinct and decided to stay at Liz's. After nine extremely long work days in Pretoria, I needed a place to "land," to have the space to re-collect myself in a peaceful setting where I could be alone...More

    2  Thank Loeyb1947
    Response from Liz D, Owner at Liz at Lancaster GuesthouseResponded 21 August 2014

    Wow LoeyB - please come and do our marketing for us! What wonderful positive feedback -you have made our day as the Liz at Lancaster team. Zac, Catherine and Thandie just beamed when they read your comments about their service levels - as did I!...More

    Reviewed 17 August 2014 via mobile

    This is the third time time I've stayed at the guesthouse and found it to be consistently maintaining it's standards. The suites are spacious and well appointed. The quality is excellent and the staff are amazing. It's peaceful and safe.More

    1  Thank Trippin_Russell
    Response from Liz D, Owner at Liz at Lancaster GuesthouseResponded 19 August 2014

    Thank you so much for your feedback on your stays here at Liz at Lancaster. We certainly enjoy it when you come back to stay. It means a huge amount to us that repeat guests are so much part of our business and particularly local...More

    Reviewed 2 August 2014

    Great accommodations....needed only a room but had a studio apartment essentially or as they call it a self catering accommodation. Was only there for two nights and it was my entry point into SA. Liz was extremely helpful in helping me to arrange my self...More

    Thank where d
    Response from Liz D, Owner at Liz at Lancaster GuesthouseResponded 11 August 2014

    Thank you Where D for your feedback on your stay here at Liz at Lancaster. We are so pleased that we provided an oasis for you. And yes it is indeed a strange land! Good too that you enjoyed the Hop-on Hop-off Red City Bus...More

    Reviewed 1 August 2014

    Stayed at Liz at Lancaster from start of May to end of July 2014 with our two scotties and Liz was most accommodating. From the amazing staff, scrumptious breakfast, comfortable accommodation in a lovely setting overlooked by a great oak tree, the enclosed courtyard was...More

    Thank stuarthg
    Response from Liz D, Owner at Liz at Lancaster GuesthouseResponded 4 August 2014

    We so enjoyed having you and the 2 four-legged guests to stay. We're happy that you enjoyed your stay but also very pleased for you that you have now moved into your new home (even though there is still a lot of work to be...More

    Reviewed 13 July 2014

    Where do I start from? Is it the welcoming spirit from Liz, zac,Catherine and o my gosh the sweet quiet lady who makes the fourth in the team that fills the air. My sis Betty and I scouted for a place where we will feel...More

    4  Thank Aderayo A
    Response from Liz D, Owner at Liz at Lancaster GuesthouseResponded 20 July 2014

    Wow what glowing feedback . Thank you so much for sharing your experiences of your stay at Liz at Lancaster. We are delighted that you felt so secure and looked after and that you had such a positive response to your first stay in Johannesburg....More

    Southern Sun Hyde Park Sandton
    436 reviews
    #10 of 46 hotels in Sandton
     
    Ten Bompas
    111 reviews
    #1 of 1 hotels in Dunkeld West
     
    Crowne Plaza Johannesburg - The Rosebank
    688 reviews
    #12 of 66 hotels in Johannesburg
     
    Clico Boutique Hotel
    187 reviews
    #10 of 66 hotels in Johannesburg
     
    About
    Awards & Recognition
    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
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$83 - US$106 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 7
    • Reservation Options
    • TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com, Expedia, Travelocity, Orbitz, Agoda, TripOnline SA, Hotels.com, Cheap Tickets, Cancelon, Hotwire and Priceline so you can book your Liz at Lancaster Guesthouse reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
    • Location
    • South Africa >
    • Gauteng >
    • Greater Johannesburg >
    • Johannesburg
    Add Photo Photos
    Traveller (118)
    Room & Suite (26)
    Dining (14)
    Pool & Beach (9)
    Hotel & Grounds (77)
    Bathroom (2)
    Family and Play Areas (1)
    Nearby
    Ten Bompas
    111 reviews
    .57 miles away
     
    Crowne Plaza Johannesburg - The Rosebank
    688 reviews
    1.49 miles away
     
    Clico Boutique Hotel
    187 reviews
    1.33 miles away
     
    Southern Sun Hyde Park Sandton
    436 reviews
    .55 miles away
     
    Nearby Restaurants
    Winehouse
    93 reviews
    .57 miles away
    VickyCristina
    7 reviews
    .46 miles away
    Cnr Cafe Bistro and Deli
    134 reviews
    .38 miles away
    Dolci Cafe
    31 reviews
    .22 miles away
    Nearby Attractions
    Delta Park
    68 reviews
    .88 miles away
    Ingrid's Safaris - Day Tour
    84 reviews
    .68 miles away
    Hyde Park Corner
    35 reviews
    .56 miles away
    Escape Room South Africa
    22 reviews
    .69 miles away
    Ask a question
    Questions & Answers
    Carrie M
    12 March 2015|
    Answer
    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
    0
    Votes
    Carrie M
    9 March 2015|
    AnswerShow all 2 answers
    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
    0
    Votes
    Terry V
    28 November 2014|
    Answer
    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
    0
    Votes
    Room Tips
    "If you have mobility problems, the Earthroom is the easiest to get to from the carpark."
    Read review
    "Ask Liz about your needs when booking a cottage."
    Read review
    "Private and intimate! Home away from home!"
    Read review
    "I stayed in Coral Room. It was beautiful."
    Read review
    Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
    Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing