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4.0 of 5 Boutique Hotel   |   59 Grant Avenue, 2192, South Africa
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Ranked #112 of 207 hotels in Greater Johannesburg
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3.5 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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Tel Aviv, Israel
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229 reviews 229 reviews
45 hotel reviews
64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Not an obvious location to stay if you do not know your way around this city and yes you need transport even if hotel has a driver who will take you anywhere in his nice German car for a fair price. Getting in and out of garage can be tricky but i had no problem was driving a small car.... More

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London, United Kingdom
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33 reviews 33 reviews
28 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2014

The service was excellent and most things were of a good standard with the only criticism being the pillows and the length of the beds making for an uncomfortable nights sleep... The gentlemen at the front desk was very obliging with the various requests..

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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124 reviews 124 reviews
27 hotel reviews
96 helpful votes 96 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2014

Was in Joburg on business and my normal accommodation was full so booked into the Ascot. Stayed at the Ascot before hand and it was definitely better. The hotel seems to be going down the tubes similar to the area. You don't see the owner, just the immigrant staff members who are only interested in securing your payment and nothing... More

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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13 reviews 13 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2013

When myself and the Fiance decided we needed a night away at a hotel little did we know what awaited us would be a night of interest. I shall begin by finding a parking. To say that it was difficult to find one on Grant Avenue would be like saying "Well Stalin was quite a naughty man".When Columbus set sail... More

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Lagos, Nigeria
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14 reviews 14 reviews
12 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2013

As a hotelier I was pleaseantly surprised with this BTQ Hotel.I was greeted warmly , all ammenities explained to me and was allocated a lovely room .Sorry I drenshed the bathroom , me showering like a mad man.Great food , but next time would like some real bacon for breakfast.Rooms well appointed and a extra plus for the balcony to... More

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2013

Terrible location, not suited to business needs. Extremely arrogant owner, poorly trained staff. Avoid. There are many more cheaper options with greater value in surrounding suburbs. Parking is a nightmare, Grant avenue is degenerative, the atmosphere is hostel like. The hotel hides behind the facade of an uplift but in all honesty is a waste of money. Not worth the... More

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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38 reviews 38 reviews
8 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2013

We stayed at this hotel recently, the manager was very amenable and the staff very friendly. The room was large and spacious and well laid out. Really got great value for the price we paid, I'd recommend this hotel to all my friends and family

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Toronto, Canada
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44 reviews 44 reviews
12 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2013

We stayed at the Ascot Boutique Hotel and it was really luxurious. Contemporary decor throughout common areas and modern design, quality plumbing, quality linens in the guest room. The only imporvements I would ask for is electronic chargers (phones, Ipad) at the bedside table & a 2nd luggage rack. The staff were attentive, helpful & arranged a tour of Soweto... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2013

we stayed at this hotel in march 2013.The main reasons we booked this hotel was it is in the centre of jbourg and also internet and breakfast was included . When we got there we found out that there was no Internet which means we could research things to do in the jo bourg. As if that was not the... More

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Washington, District of Columbia, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2013

A group of 7 did a two night stay at the Ascot. The facilities were very comfortable and the staff were very accommodating. We took full advantage of the hotel - using the gym equipment and everything. It was an excellent spot to work off our jet lag! A bonus of the hotel is their amazing restaurant/bar downstairs. The employees... More

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Address: 59 Grant Avenue, 2192, South Africa
Location: South Africa > Gauteng > Greater Johannesburg
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — Ascot Hotel 4*
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#72 Luxury Hotel in Greater Johannesburg
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