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The Hamilton

28 Grosvenor Avenue, Craighall Park | Cnr Buccleuch & Cambridge Ave, Johannesburg 2100, 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
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Cape Town, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Hamilton has great service, modern rooms and clean finishes. With the perfect location in JHB's leafy north its the perfect fit between a professional hotel and a personal B&B. Its the perfect spot for the business traveler.

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Durban, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Well balanced design, exceptionally considered aesthetic, the most lovely stay-over experience in Johannesburg from the friendly staff, to the made-from-scratch food to the appeal of location and attention to every visual detail. At a price that's reasonable.

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015

I often travel to Johannesburg on business and this has become my favourite venue for accommodation in the city. The staff are highly professional, friendly and accommodating. The breakfast is just right and I love the architecture and general design of the hotel. It is also perfectly situated, in my opinion, between the business district of Sandton and the awesome... More 

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2015

A neat, modern, small and funky property - with only 6 bedrooms. Very good if somewhat simple breakfast, lovely good quality sheets on the beds. I missed a desk in the room to work on. Great position and many good restaurants nearby. My only criticism is that the ironing of my laundry was the worst I have ever experienced. However,... More 

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Copenhagen, Denmark
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015

Spent four nights in connection with a busy schedule of back to back meetings in Joburg. A great base to have meetings, to work and to Uber into Joburg. Good, tasty food, flexible meal hours, spacious rooms 3 & 4, quiet neighbourhood, and helpful staff - especially Violet who personifies good service. Only minor points of improvement: wifi too unstable... More 

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Stellenbosch, South Africa
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2015

I was booked into the Hamilton room no.1 by my office travel agent. My room was tiny hot and stuffy with minute windows over looking noisy Hamilton rd. I shut the windows to try and reduce traffic noise only to discover there was no aircon and I couldn't open them again and the security/door man was also unable to help... More 

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Wintergreen, VA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

Stayed here on our way back from a wonderful photo safari at Zulu Nyala in mid-September 2014. Very nice location, wonderful staff, and the rooms were very nice overlooking a garden. You must eat dinner at the Hamilton's restaurant -- it was the best meal we had in South Africa! Just a small note: there is not air conditioning but... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2014 via mobile

We spent four very comfortable days at the Hamilton. Loved the architecture and modern style. Great location. Staff very friendly and helpful. The food was also very good. The only thing we could fault was the lack of secure parking for vehicles

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Brasilia, DF
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2014

It's a nice and stylish little hotel, with nice design at a comfortable location. I only felt my room a little noisy, as guests may enjoy the evening in the terrace until late hours without realising that they disturb guests in rooms nearby. During the day we could clearly listen the lawn mower in operation for quite a while. Also... More 

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Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2013

I have been staying at The Hamilton since 2011 when it opened and continue to return. It is the most beautifully and tastefully appointed boutique hotel with all the amenties one could require on a business trip. It is modern and stylish and yet shows the personal touches of bottled water at the bedside (still and sparklin), mints and fresh... More 

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