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The Marion on Nicol

Corner Stirling & Hamilton | Hurlingham, 2132, South Africa
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    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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Johannesburg, South Africa
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Well the hotel looks so fabulous and did enjoy the chilling at the lounge with my friend, besides on being disappointed at the reception staff,which is the Indian lady was shouting at this other lady and judging from the situation,she looks like shes on training. I really felt sorry for her as she seem to do her best on making... More 

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Luanda, Angola
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2015

The best thing about this hotel is the decor. The food is terrible. Also it advertises free breakfast but that's not true. The Management is doing it's best to take all it can from the client but gives the minimum! Location not too convenient if you are not driving and they will tell you they have free shuttle to Sandton... More 

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Nelspruit, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2015

Very beautiful place homely, but didn't like the food. Despite all 5star from me. I would recommend. Peaceful indeed. Top of least in the whole of Johannesburg. If you can afford peace and tranquillity, the Marion is the place for you...mncwaaa

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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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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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Johannesburg, South Africa
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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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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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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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