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Villa Simonne

4.0 of 5 16 West Street Lower Houghton, Johannesburg 2198, 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
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Cape Town, South Africa
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3 hotel reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014 via mobile

So the reason I booked Villa Simonne was due to these stunning reviews. I had booked and paid the stay in advance for 3 nights and arrived at 11pm to an ice cold room, windows open, bathroom geyser running cold. Breakfast was like eating at a road side diner, the hotel was a shell of a former glory. Unkempt, neglected... More

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Dimitri K, Owner at Villa Simonne, responded to this review

Dear Shihaam P, I'd like to thank you for taking time to write this review, and apologize that things were not as you had anticipated on arrival. We have recently completed an additional outdoor dining platform overlooking the gardens, which affected our water supply, and made general maintenance and consistent services harder to manage during your stay. Please accept my... More

Newbury, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

Chose to stay at Villa Simonne due to its location and the availability of a two bedroom apartment which was great when travelling with children. The hotel turned out to be quite a treat with fantastically vibrant decor making it very unique. The staff were friendly and helpful with advice on where to dine in the vicinity. Our stay was... More

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

I was in JHB for one night and needed somewhere central for meetings the next day. The location was ideal. The vibe of the place was fantastic. Friendly, relaxed, welcoming and great fun. The building itself is immense and impressive, the decor is all over the place but you can't help but be amazed by it. My favourite room was... More

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014 via mobile

Everything was just so awesome, my boy (who is 3) had an amazing time hunting for the tortoises, my wife was in awe of the decor, and I just loved how much there was to see. The staff was so helpful and attentive. Cannot wait to come back, lets hope it is sooner rather than later.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

What an amazing place to stay in Johannesburg. Change the mood every hour if you like. The 50's style retro bar with black jack table and pinball machine is my favourite part. Every room has a theme and just adds such flare to your stay here. Recommend it highly for anyone who wants to stay centrally and have some fun... More

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

Beautiful place with lovely individually themed rooms, and the most friendly and helpful staff you could hope for! We only had the pleasure of staying two nights there but were made to feel right at home from the start - would definitely recommend to anyone visiting Johannesburg!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2014 via mobile

We had an awesome party at villa simmone. The organization was great and everything went perfectly! We stayed the night and the rooms are so interesting and artistic, huge and very comfortable! The staff are extremely helpful and friendly! Would definitely recommend villa simmone.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2014 via mobile

Wonderful place to stay..the staff were very friendly and the accommodation was great. perfectly situated close to all the main attractions..had a great stay. Though jhb in winter is not a good idea..:D..ha ha...we really enjoyed our time at Villa Simone..and will definitely be back!!

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2014

I had the pleasure of staying at Villa Simonne for over a week and my experience was first class. I stayed in the Moulin Rouge suite and the room was very comfortable and luxurious. The staff under the capable Dimitri were excellent and made my stay very relaxing. My only criticism would be that the evening menu needs more variety... More

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Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2014

My wife and I had the pleasure of spending the night in the Moulin Rouge suite at Villa Simonne. The room was great, the staff were helpful and the hotel ambience is like nothing else in Johannesburg. Loved it and look forward to spending time in all the suites.

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Address: 16 West Street Lower Houghton, Johannesburg 2198, South Africa
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Location: South Africa > Gauteng > Greater Johannesburg > Johannesburg
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Villa Simonne 4*
Number of rooms: 18
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