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The Marion on Nicol

Corner Stirling & Hamilton | Hurlingham, 2132, South Africa
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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13 reviews 13 reviews
8 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

This is a wonderful escape from the hustle and bustle of Johannesburg but in a perfect location with easy access. The attention to detail is impressive. Food is delicious although I think the restaurant could use some updating. The rooms are luxurious and all amenities are well thought through. Would go back anytime.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2014

My best friend and I arrived at the Marion on Nicol with high hopes of a great high tea to celebrate the end of 2014. Our first impression wasn't great. The parking lot and surrounding grounds are in desperate need of attention and weeding. We were welcomed warmly enough and led through to a fairly appealing central dining area where... More 

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Vereeneging
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23 reviews 23 reviews
13 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

Beautiful Hotel, lovely settings, great decor, wonderful food, great people to meet and simply just a wonderful place to be in. It's luxurious, beyond what I have experience before so, be prepared to be spoiled. We were there for an event, and dinner at the restaurant, I would have loved to stay the night, but could not, but, I give... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014

I stayed here for nearly a week in March this year so passing through for one night last Monday where else to stay?? this is a boutique hotel and my room this time was first class-with balcony and glass wall bathroom....! The staff are friendly without being over the top and they always go the extra mile to help you-security... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

I had my birthday dinner at the Marion on Nicol Hotel on Friday night, 29th August. The general manager, Paul and his assistant Sonya made the process such a pleasure.They arranged things very well and took all the stress out of the event.I enjoyed the process.It was fun and they made me feel so special. Nothing was too much trouble.It... More 

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Empangeni, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

We stayed at the hotel for two nights and were spoiled to bits. It was a wonderful experience for and we went there for my husband's birthday. We could have any better and made the best choice ever. Thanks to all the staff members: the waiters, the spa staff, the wonderful breakfasts and dinners.

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33 reviews 33 reviews
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19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

I booked the hotel for myself and some international guests. I hadn't stayed there before but the look of it ry won me over and it's just as pretty in real life. Rooms are small but comfy. Decor is beautiful but comfortable. Some of the staff were only too eager to please and things like the shuttle to the mall... More 

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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59 reviews 59 reviews
16 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014

Conveniently situated...not necessarily the best view...but the pools does make up for it a bit. Staff friendly, well trained and extremely helpful. Absolutely love the decor....and then just when you think this is it....they serve the food! One of the better meals I had in my lifetime...the goats cheese starter in phyllo was brilliant. The salmon wrapped around the kingklip... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

The beauty of place brings peace as soon as you enter the premises. The warmth and the well poised staff just keeps you on cloud 9. You are greeted with the beauty of the place and you never want to leave. The food was well presented and yummy and it felt so good to be greeted personally by the chef.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Hi we were invited for High tea to celebrate a friend's birthday.The service was excellant the food and cakes was delicious and the hotel had a nice welcoming comfortable feel about it.The location is good near Sandton in a quiet area.

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