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“Friendly and Comfortable Guest House in Convenient Location”

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Rosebank Lodge Guest House
Ranked #28 of 295 Johannesburg B&B and Inns
San Jose, California
Level 6 Contributor
104 reviews
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“Friendly and Comfortable Guest House in Convenient Location”
Reviewed 5 May 2013

We had a lovely stay here. The lodge is conveniently located to the Gautrain and the huge Rosebank Mall complex. It's an easy walk to good shopping and great restaurants. Staying at the lodge feels more like being a guest in someone's home than staying in a hotel. The breakfast was delicious and made to order. They keep the rooms stocked with biscotti, coffee, and tea, and there is an honor fridge stocked with all kinds of other beverages. You can also just hang out in the living room and chat with other guests. Our first night we were exhausted and they helped us order in some food. If we ever manage to make it to Johannesburg again we will definitely stay here again.

  • Stayed April 2013, travelled as a couple
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Bristol, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 26 April 2013

The ambiance of the B&B is delightful and restful. The staff are charming and the rooms immaculate. Breakfast is healthy and appetizing with lots of choice. The quiet garden, sporting a pool, oozes with an invitation to sit and enjoy it's beauty while you unwind at close of day. The proximity to Rosebank's world class shopping Mall, restaurants and entertainment and easy walk to the Guatrain station make this an easy first choice for a stay in Johannesburg. I'll definitely stay there again and highly recommend it.

  • Stayed March 2013, travelled with friends
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Dudley, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 7 April 2013

Within easy walking distance of the Rosebank Shopping Mall, nice clean and secure accommodation, good food and very helpful staff who went out of their way to ensure our stay was memorable for all the right reasons.

Could not have expected more.

  • Stayed March 2013, travelled with family
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Wellnessanne, Manager at Rosebank Lodge Guest House, responded to this review, 8 April 2013
We are so glad you enjoyed a comfortable, happy and memorable stay with us and have shared your kind comments with all our staff. Wishing you and your family continued success!

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Haifa, Israel
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Reviewed 16 January 2013

Clean, comfortable rooms. Good, personal breakfast. Convenient location. All topped off by the thoughtful, caring attitude of the staff!
the staff recommended using the services of the Rose taxi service-never have i experienced more gentlemanly, slow taxi drivers.

  • Stayed December 2012, travelled with family
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Frankfurt, Germany
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Reviewed 22 December 2012

If you are looking for the comfort of a business hotel with the ambiance and the atmosphere of a small genuine South African B&B in a safe and pleasant neighbourhood, stay here.

Location is excellent. 5 minutes walk to the Rosebank Mall with many nice shops and eateries and the African Craft Market. Also near the motorway which connects CBD with Sandton, the northern suburbs and Pretoria. The bigger and more luxurious Sandton City Mall and Nelson Mandela Square in Sandton are only a couple of minutes drive away (just driving up north Oxford Road) or a singe stop on the Gautrain, which station is a 5 minutes walk away.

The guest house is very intimate, yet the rooms have all the amenities of a business hotel while having a stylish urban touch. The owner and the staff are very friendly and helpful. The beds are super comfortable, certainly the best bed I have stayed in this price range! Free WiFi and good breakfast.

I would not hesitate to recommend this B&B to anybody going to Joburg.

  • Stayed December 2012, travelled as a couple
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miami
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Reviewed 19 December 2012

Warm, welcoming, safe place to stay, with pretty gardens and quiet, restful rooms. The breakfasts are exceptional. The facility is just minutes' walk from the impressive Rosebank Mall and the Gautrain station.
Anne (the owner) runs an efficient staff, who cater to guests' every need.

Room Tip: This is a small place with only eight rooms; they're all very well located.
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  • Stayed November 2012, travelled as a couple
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Reviewed 26 November 2012

This discreet and stylishly decorated guest house is everything I needed for a quiet and looked after stay. It's plus points for me is that there was always someone on hand to offer advice, book taxis or cars to the airport and offer even to fix a simple evening meal if I didn't want to go out - or to get takeaway food delivered.
The other important thing is it's location - a ten minute walk to the Rosebank Mall and offices - and also just 25 mins to the airport.
The owner is charming and caring.also the rates are very reasonable for the location.

Room Tip: All rooms lead on to the garden so it goes according to your budget.
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  • Stayed November 2012, travelled solo
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Wellnessadvisor, Owner at Rosebank Lodge Guest House, responded to this review, 15 December 2012
We love meeting such special guests!

Thank you for your wonderful comments which I have shared with our staff. We are delighted to hear that we were able to assist you at this time and that you enjoyed your stay.

We look forward to welcoming you back again some time in the future and wish you and your family Seasons greetings at this special time.

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Property: Rosebank Lodge Guest House
Address: 75 Rutland Road | Just off Oxford Rd, Rosebank, Johannesburg 2193, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Gauteng > Greater Johannesburg > Johannesburg
Amenities:
Beverage Selection Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Suites Swimming Pool Airport Transportation
Hotel Style:
Ranked #28 of 295 B&Bs / Inns in Johannesburg
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): £
Number of rooms: 7
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Rosebank Lodge Guest House is well situated just three blocks from the Rosebank Mall, and two and a half blocks from the new Rosebank Gautrain station. It is an ideal location for the corporate as well as the leisure traveller. Several rooms overlook a landscaped garden, most with private entrances or garden entrances and were upgraded recently to include LCD TVs with DSTV decoders, complimentary wifi, crisp percale linen, 5* legacy mattresses - ensuring your comfort whilst you are away from home, amidst the hustle and bustle of the central Rosebank business district. Some rooms feature full bathrooms and luxurious king sized beds as well as a business area for checking on those important email responses etc. ... more   less 
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