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AtholPlace Hotel & Villa

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Travellers' Choice 2018 Winner
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AtholPlace Hotel & Villa is a small luxury boutique hotel located in the cosmopolitan northern suburb of Atholl in Johannesburg. Contemporary-classic glamour and understated elegance meet at AtholPlace Hotel & Villa, from our comfortably furnished library with built-in fireplace to the heated swimming pool in our beautiful garden. AtholPlace Hotel offers five superior suites and four deluxe suites. All nine suites have been individually designed, providing a sanctuary of comfort and tranquillity. The large suites, all with en-suite bathrooms, are extremely spacious, ranging from 45-55 square metres. The Deluxe Suites offer interleading doors to the Deluxe Suite next door, making them ideal for families travelling with children. Each suite includes: * En-suite bathroom with bath, shower and double vanity. * Underfloor heating in all bathrooms. * Air conditioning; 42-inch LCD flat-screen television set with DSTV. * complimentary wireless ADSL internet and telephone. * Electronic safe that can house a laptop. * Writing desk and lounge chairs and sofa. * Minibar fridge. * Luggage rack, hairdryer, and luxurious linen bathrobes and slippers. * 24-hour security. Guests have a choice of twin beds (in two of the superior suites and two of the deluxe suites) or extra-length king-size beds. One of our style signatures is our beds made up in crisp white percale Frette bed linen imported from Italy. Luxurious duck-down duvets and soft, silky cushions contribute to the experience of absolute comfort and luxury. Each suite has large doors opening out onto a private balcony. For the ultimate in privacy and exclusivity book the 4-bedroom AtholPlace Villa, with private garden and a heated pool. This villa is ideal for families or groups of friends travelling together (max. 6 adults plus 2 children). AtholPlace Villa comes with its own staff, including your own private chef and butler, who will prepare all your meals and drinks, which are included at AtholPlace Villa. All meals are expertly prepared by our in-house chef. Scrumptious breakfasts, light lunches and delicious dinners are served in the elegant AtholPlace Restaurant with its adjoining lounge. In addition, guests have the option of dining outside on the covered terrace or under the trees in the tranquil seclusion of our landscaped garden. Room service is also available at AtholPlace Hotel & Villa. AtholPlace Hotel & Villa is committed to ensuring the comfort of each guest visiting our hotel, providing you with refreshingly personal service and attention to detail. We offer you an unforgettable leisure experience in Johannesburg's cosmopolitan heart. AtholPlace Hotel & Villa is situated only 30 minutes from OR Tambo International Airport. Within close proximity to AtholPlace Hotel & Villa is Sandton Central, which offers world-class shopping and an abundance of restaurants with something to suit everyone's needs. The Sandton Station of the Gautrain Metro is less than a kilometre from the hotel, and has a direct link to and from OR Tambo International Airport. Airport transfers are also available directly from AtholPlace Hotel & Villa. Smoking inside is not permitted and no pets are allowed.
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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Airport Transportation
Breakfast Available
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Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
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We visited as part of our honeymoon in South Africa. A night in Jo’berg before flying out to our Safari lodge. The room was beautifully appointed and had a fully stocked, complimentary mini bar as well as a bottle of champagne on ice for our arrival. We dined at the restaurant
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Response from Rinse W, Guest Relations Manager at AtholPlace Hotel & Villa
Responded 1 week ago
Dear Regnirts, Thank you so much for taking the time to share your feedback and write this wonderful review! We are very happy that you enjoyed your honeymoon stay at AtholPlace Hotel & Villa and we hope the rest of your trip was wonderful too. We look forward to welcoming you back one day! Warmest regards on behalf of the team at AtholPlace Hotel & Villa
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We stayed at Athol for one night as a stopover in Johannesburg for the first night of our honeymoon trip in South Africa. Although we were only there for a short time, we both said that we wished we had more time to enjoy the beautiful boutique hotel. The hotel manager was
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Response from Rinse W, Guest Relations Manager at AtholPlace Hotel & Villa
Responded 1 week ago
Dear MJazzy_85 Thank you so much for this wonderful review and the nice compliments for the team. We are very happy that you enjoyed your short stay with us at the start of your honeymoon and hope the rest of your trip went well too. We look forward to welcoming you back at AtholPlace Hotel & Villa when you visit Johannesburg again, then for a slightly longer stay hopefully. Warmest regards from the entire team at AtholPlace Hotel & Villa!
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We have just left the private villa here after three nights ahead of our safari adventure at the sister Morukuru property the river house in Madikwe. The villa is fabulous with 4 lovely spacious bedrooms with large comfortable beds and well appointed bathrooms to each. You would
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Response from Rinse W, Guest Relations Manager at AtholPlace Hotel & Villa
Responded 2 weeks ago
Dear dezzieB, Thank you so, so very much for this truly wonderful and emotional review of your recent stay at AtholPlace Villa in Sandton. We are very happy to see you very much enjoyed the experience. Tatenda, Vasco and the rest of the team that hosted you, had a great time with you and Vasco was very excited to be cooking for you again. Thank you so much for your very kind words of appraisal, we feel very grateful. We hope you are enjoying your stay at Morukuru River House in Madikwe Game Reserve and we look forward to welcoming you back again! Warmest regards from all of us at Morukuru Family!
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We stayed at this boutique hotel for 3 nights. The rooms are well appointed and the staff tries very hard to create a pleasant experience. The food is well prepared but the menu choices are somewhat limited.
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Response from Rinse W, Guest Relations Manager at AtholPlace Hotel & Villa
Responded 16 Nov 2018
Dear Lawrence, Thank you very much for your review and high rating, we really appreciate it! We are sorry to see that our menu choices are somewhat limited for your liking, but rest assured, our Chef is happy to come up with a few alternative suggestions should our guests request that. Our menu changes seasonally as well, using the freshest ingredients available. We look forward to welcoming you back. Warmest regards on behalf of the team at AtholPlace Hotel & Villa.
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Was very nice to be there again. Small is beautifull and service and food high level. The decoration of the rooms and hotel we like a lot. The size of the superior roooms are very comfortable. We will coime back
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Response from Rinse W, Guest Relations Manager at AtholPlace Hotel & Villa
Responded 9 Nov 2018
Dear Frans, Thank you so much for your wonderful review and the high rating. We loved to have you back with us and we look forward to welcoming you back for your next stay! The team is very pleased to read that you enjoy the service and the level of our food at AtholPlace Restaurant. And we agree, our Superior Suites are spacious and very comfortable indeed. See you next time! Warmest regards on behalf of the team at AtholPlace Hotel & Villa
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Giant well appointed room with welcome champagne and complimentary mini bar.
Giant extremely comfortable bed with luxurious bedding.
Dear Krigano, The official check in time at AtholPlace Hotel & Villa is 14:00 hrs. We will try to assist with early check in (or late check out), subject to availability. It is no problem for us to store bags until the room is ready for you. Day use rooms may also be available between 11:00 and 18:00 hrs, at 50% of the full rack rate. Kind regards, Rinse Wassenaar Marketing Manager for Morukuru Family
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"Number 2 !!"
"A nightlight in the bathroom."
"First floor is better"
"All suites are great - The pool area is fantastic for families"
"Mindfulness place"
US$291 - US$511 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
South AfricaGautengGreater JohannesburgSandton
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