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Thaba Eco Hotel

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   46 Impala Road | Klipriviersberg Nature Reserve, Johannesburg 2053, South Africa (Formerly Thaba Ya Batswana)
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Ranked #9 of 72 hotels in Johannesburg
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 4 days ago
Covered2014 Greater Johannesburg, South Africa
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Greater Johannesburg, South Africa
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The service was one of a kind. The rooms were amazing, did not want to go anywhere except to be in my room. I liked the food best. We were all pleased with the service we received at thaba ya batswana ECO HOTEL.

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Taryn H, Reservations Manager at Thaba Eco Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Covered2014 Thank you for your valued feedback. We are most pleased that you were happy with our service, enjoyed the comforts of your room and the delicious food prepared by our renowned chefs. We look forward to having you back at Thaba Eco Hotel in the near future More

Johannesburg, South Africa
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What a wonderful three day conference we had at Thaba Eco Hotel. The venue was quiet, yet close to Johannesburg. The accommodation was superb - the glass house rooms were exceptional and worth the trip - I wish I had had more time to spend in my room! With excellent food and unobtrusive service, I would happily return and intend... More

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Taryn H, Reservations Manager at Thaba Eco Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Mike12345536 We are truly blessed with our beautiful landscape here at Thaba Eco Hotel. We are thrilled to hear that you enjoyed all three days you spent at our venue for your conference and accommodation, that the food was excellent and met your expectations and that you will be returning soon. More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Absolutely loved my stay at Thaba Eco Hotel. Extremely professional and friendly staff, excellent room and service, great value for money,and overall outstanding experience. I'm looking forward to my next stay.

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

My hubby, son and i travelled up for a weeding. The room is large with a lovely patio and very large bathroom. The bed are king size, sheets were clean and soft. Slept like a baby! Was wonderful! There is a large flat screen and a lounge area - perfect for a family. The staff were very accommodating and friendly.... More

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2014

The room that we had (Luxury room) was stunning, with breathtaking views. Service was excellent and food very good. We were there for a conference and the facilities and food provided for the conference were excellent. We will defintely use them again.

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2014

I want to thank my friends Reuben Louw and Maruis Botes, owners of Thaba eco Hotel for the most unforgettable experience and birth-day of my life.... Everything was so perfect, warm welcome, friendly staff, delicious food, hotel and the tranquil seroundings...it is a must see weather you from here or visiting from overseas...

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2014

I recently spent a few days at Thaba Eco Hotel on a team building getaway - what a great experience. The rooms are awesome - well designed and luxurious - you want for nothing!The food and the customer service were excellent. Can't wait to book a weekend getaway with my family.

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Sandton, South Africa
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Just a short note of huge APPRECIATION for our very special weekend away – we enjoyed every moment and have to say everything was absolutely lovely, from our very comfortable room, the deliciously indulgent menu, wonderful moments with the Lion cub’s, our very informative and beautiful nature trail with Malcolm, my delightful Spa treatment and the superb staff, that made... More

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Taryn H, Reservations Manager at Thaba Eco Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Monikikki We would like to thank you for the positive feedback regarding our venue. We are truly blessed to have such beautiful natural surroundings. We are extremely happy that your weekend at Thaba Eco Hotel was a very special one and that you enjoyed every moment you spent here. We believe in creating life long friendships and this is... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

The reason we booked there was in all the Tripadvisor reviews , it was hard to find anything negative about it , and it is just 30 minutes from our house. We had a lovely 10th wedding anniversary evening out ,and can recommend it to any traveller wanting a break from Jozi ,yet inside Jozi. Taryn and team ensured our... More

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Taryn H, Reservations Manager at Thaba Eco Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Faye Thank you for the positive feedback regarding our venue. We are truly blessed to have such beautiful natural surroundings. We are extremely overwhelmed by the positive feedback you have written about Thaba Eco Hotel. We are truly happy that we made your 10th Year anniversary one to remember. We look forward to hosting you again in the not... More

Durbanville Cape Town
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2014

What an "AWESOME WOW EXPERIENCE"!!!! We utilized Thaba Ya Batswana on numerous occasions hosting our events. We were amazed with our recent visit regarding the huge improvement in customer service. Each and everybody that we interacted with perform their duties with aplomb. The employees are passionate about customer service! Once again all our expectations were exceeded. Thank you for an... More

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Thank you for the positive feedback regarding our venue. We are truly blessed to have such beautiful natural surroundings. We are extremely overwhelmed by the positive feedback you have written about Thaba Eco Hotel and our passion for customer service. We are truly honored that you have written such a wonderful review about the hotel. We believe in creating lifelong... More

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Address: 46 Impala Road | Klipriviersberg Nature Reserve, Johannesburg 2053, South Africa (Formerly Thaba Ya Batswana)
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Location: South Africa > Gauteng > Greater Johannesburg > Johannesburg
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Hotel Class:4 star — Thaba Eco Hotel 4*
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Surrounded by the tranquil and picturesque Klipriviersberg Nature Reserve, one finds a piece of Highveld Heaven in the form of the impressive Thaba Eco Hotel. A decade of passion has resulted in brand renowned for world class customer service. Thaba Eco Hotel has recently been voted as the BEST 4 Star hotel in Gauteng at the Lilizela Tourism Awards, and is now also a registered FAIR TRADE tourism certified business. The design of Thaba Eco hotel was inspired by the historical and environmental elements of the Tswana Mountains. With the luxury, executive and Bushveld suites, guests have a variety of room types to choose from. As part of their Green Policy, Thaba Eco Hotel has incorporated several creative and positive measures to contribute to the sustainability of both the area and the planet as a whole. All hotel rooms have been designed with the environment in mind. Colours of the exterior of the buildings represents the stone and tree bark to reduce visual impact, and only 50% of the Bushveld suites floor plan touches the ground to ensure the maximum protection of the fauna and flora. Thaba Eco Hotel also has a variety of stunning venues for weddings, conferences and other functions, such as the Marquee, Lobola and Tswana Banquet Halls. Leisure activities include the Sinzinani Day Spa, Meditation Trail, Guided Hiking Trails and the popular Thaba Lions Educational Centre. For the future generation our Eco Kids Club provides educational nature walks and various other leisure activities.We have also realised that hospitality and tantalising food goes hand in hand, and have therefore put together a team of world renowned chefs to attend to everybody's culinary requirements. At our Olive Tree Coffee Shop one can indulge in a slice of freshly baked bar-one chocolate cake next to a 500 year old Wild Olive Tree, while enjoying an aromatic coffee or sipping on one of our herbal teas.The impeccable facilities and breath taking natural surroundings ensure that Thaba Eco Hotel is the venue of choice for both the corporate and leisure markets. ... more   less 
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