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Urban Hip Ashanti Hotel

10 Anderson Street | Marshalltown, Johannesburg 8000, South Africa
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  • Location
    3 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    2 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2012

its wasn"t bad at all the lady at the front desk was very welcoming and explained in detail all i wanted to know about the hotel and the city.Stayed in a one bedroom apartment very clean and spacious ,they was no shower tho only a bath and they were no drinking glasses we had to use cups and wine glasses... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2012

We got a studio an paid $100 per night. It had a kitchen, which was convenient, but none of the appliances worked-- microwave, tv, fan, lamps-- none of them! our hotel room had a balcony, but the door to the balcony was locked so you couldn't get out to enjoy the balcony. across from our room was a building that... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2012

The concept is great. Urban apartment for a long stay with all amenities. The location is good, not far from the hotel. I stayed at the Nichol, part of Urban Hip but may be better situated than the Ashanti. Rooms are good. I would have liked a TV in the bedroom but minor inconvenience in the living room. Would have... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2010

The rooms at Ashanti are great, and they have a stove and refrigerator enabling you to to simple food preparation. Very comfortable beds. On the downside, the hotel is located in an area of town where it is not safe to walk around after dark, so you'll have to stick to taxi. Wifi is only available in the lobby. Good... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2008

Horrible service! therewas no one atthe front desk for 30 minutes. Only the doormen where there. we had to wait until whenever they decided to show up. On top of that,...this hotel has NO AC in any of the rooms. While the rooms are very sexy and very updated, the heat at night makes you have a very restless sleep.... More 

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