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Outlook Lodge

4.0 of 5 Guest house   |   1 Ambleside | Lakefield, Benoni 1501, South Africa
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Ranked #2 of 32 Benoni B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2013
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
Greytraveller_45 Canmore, Canada
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Canmore, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

At the end of our five week vacation in South Africa, we arrived at our home away from home - Outlook Lodge, Benoni and their outstanding manager, Francois. We spent 4 days here prior to our safari, then another day on our return from the safari and then again on our return following our trip to Victoria Falls prior to... More

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Oslo, Norway
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I loved it. Very cozy, safe and the most friendly and helpful staff ever. We stayed for one night on our way to a Safari trip and what can I say, we booked for a second night on the way back. The rooms are huge, clean and well equipped. The location is very safe and near the... More

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Sydney, Australia
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2014

We were picked up from airport and had a short 15min drive to the Outlook Lodge in Benoni. We were greeted by Francois upon arrival and shown to our rooms. The room was beautiful with large en suite bathroom. Francois cooked a great dinner and breakfast the following morning. After breakfast we were transported to Kruger National Park by comfortable... More

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2014

I've booked the Outlook Lodge for a stay the 2 nights before and 2 nights after my tour thru the Kruger National Park. But stayed for a week after my tour. It is a very nice lodge. When I arrived I was welcomed by Francois and it was a very nice and warm welcom. The room was wonderful and so... More

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Zionsville, Indiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2014

My time at the Outlook Lodge was short, but I was well taken care of. I arrived late in the evening and was greeted with a hot meal, a clean room, and a gracious host. I left the next morning after a wonderful breakfast. The Outlook Lodge feels like a home away from home, and the company is excellent.

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Hohenschaeftlarn, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2014

We stayed at the Outlook Lodge at the beginning and end of our trip to Kruger Park. We were very happy with the Hotel. The Location is very calm and peaceful, with a beautiful garden. We were able to walk to the nearby Shopping mall and Restaurants. The Service was warm and friendly, and the Food was delicious and always... More

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Perth
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2014

I selected this B&B from these pages and we weren't disappointed. It's not far from OR Tambo so it allows you to get out of J'berg without travelling far after a long flight. The three of us had a very spacious two bedroom suite and an equally large bathroom. Tastefully furnished, very clean and comfortable. Communal areas are pleasant and... More

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Toronto, Ontario
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2014

I stayed in this lodge for my pre and post safari. The place is so quiet, cosy, roomy and the room are huge with and ensuite room and bathroom. The bathroom has shower and a jacuzzi tub. The room is very clean. Upon arrival you'll be met and greet by Francoise, who is very nice and friendly. The lodge is... More

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Monza, Italy
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2013

Pleasant stay in a wonderful and safe Lodge. It is very clean and confortable. Great food and warm welcome by staff and dogs . Perfect to visit Joburg city and nearby but also for airport and Kruger park.

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Rotherfield, East Sussex, England
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2013

excellent stay after 16 hours in the air from England. Friendly and very good facilities. Recommend, certainly short stay as was ours Easy to find from airport. Only stayed one night as in transit for Kruger but sorry to leave

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Additional Information about Outlook Lodge

Also Known As:
Outlook Lodge Benoni, Africa
Address: 1 Ambleside | Lakefield, Benoni 1501, South Africa
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Location: South Africa > Gauteng > Greater Johannesburg > Benoni
Amenities:
Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Restaurant Swimming Pool
Hotel Style:
Ranked #2 of 32 B&Bs / Inns in Benoni
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — Outlook Lodge 4*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Outlook Lodge offers great value for money with home from home comforts in a tranquil gated community. We cater for discerning travelers, professionals, avid safari enthusiasts and families alike.Originally established as an overnight stop for guests embarking on safari with us, it now boasts a 4 star grading and confidently claims to surpass international standards, maintaining the highest possible levels of professionalism, hygiene and comfort.The rooms are tastefully furnished to celebrate South Africa's wonderful diversity of wildlife and spectacular landscapes. Breakfast is a scrumptious affair, while lunch and dinner is served on request at minimal extra charge. Special dietary requirements are catered for.Being right next to a golf course and within 5 minutes' walk from a gym and the Korsman Bird Sanctuary offers our guests activity on our doorstep. Day excursions to explore all that Gauteng has to offer can be booked through the lodge.We have been operating safaris to the Kruger National Park since 1998 and specialize in this region of South Africa. All safaris are conducted by professional safari guides employed by ourselves. You will deal with us personally and safaris generally leave from the Outlook Lodge. Options vary from budget camping to luxury lodge safaris.We are situated about 15 minutes' drive from Johannesburg's OR Tambo airport and offer transfers to and from the airport by prior arrangement at a minimal charge.We look forward to meeting you!. ... more   less 
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