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Faircity Mapungubwe Hotel Apartments

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Corner Marshall & Ferreira Street | Marshalltown, Johannesburg 2107, South Africa
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 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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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Despite my request for a quiet room the hotel did not inform me that noisy construction work was taking place right outside my room. They did relocate me to a quieter, street facing room - but unfortunately the shower did not work ... Only discovered upon rising, of course : not a perfect start to a business morning. Overall I... More 

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The location of the hotel is spot on (close to the high ways, JHB cbd and you can easily access other areas of JHB such as the Constitutional Hill). It is very clean, welcoming, very quiet, the staff is amazing and the food is great as well. It is a lovely set up.

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I am always skeptical about hotel rooms these days after getting burned a few times in the past with false reviews, fake pictures and omitted information. This time however I was surprised that the room was beyond my expectations. I usually book only for two days just in case (which I did this time as well) but once I walked... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015

The venue (The Vault) is amazing, the food was delicious but most importantly everyone was taken aback by the exceptional customer service which was shown by every single member of your staff. They were always available when we needed them. There was never a single thing that they could not help out with and every request was carried out with... More 

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GMMapungubwe, General Manager at Faircity Mapungubwe Hotel Apartments, responded to this review

Dear Prebz Warmest greetings from the Faircity Mapungubwe Hotel! We would like to thank you for your kind review and compliments to our staff and the service received. We are delighted with this positive feedback as we strive to deliver Service by Design. When you are at the hotel again please do try our delicious TWISTED milkshakes accompanied with our... More 

Ottawa, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015

Overall a pleasant stay. The hotel is large with a large staff; some very welcoming, others that were less so. Room was large with very high ceilings and lots of windows (a wall of windows with a balcony to the interior courtyard). Apt style so you have a full kitchen to work with. Large breakfast buffet. Affordable self-serve laundry facilities.... More 

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GMMapungubwe, General Manager at Faircity Mapungubwe Hotel Apartments, responded to this review

Dear Jmkilty Warmest greetings from the Faircity Mapungubwe Hotel! We thank you for your kind review and feedback. The city of Johannesburg are expanding with a lot of trendy and hip markets and attractions to visit. We offer a free shuttle service to all our in-house guests in a radius of 5 kilometers around the hotel. This will prevent guests... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015

We recently spent 4 nights at Faircity Mapungubwe, and I was impressed by the overall cleanliness of the rooms and the friendliness of the staff. Apart from a few instances were the front counter staff were a bit rude, everyone was helpful, especially the security staff. Unfortunately, you will need to catch cabs everywhere as the location is a little... More 

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GMMapungubwe, General Manager at Faircity Mapungubwe Hotel Apartments, responded to this review

Dear Andygeo86, Warmest greetings from Faircity Mapungubwe Hotel. A melting pot of culture and history! We thank you for your kind review and are delighted that you enjoyed your stay. The city of Johannesburg has invested in making the Central District more safer for guests to enjoy. We are happy to see that you noticed our security guards and that... More 

Cape Town, South Africa
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2015

The hotel was chosen as " base camp " for friends and family attending a wedding at The Turbine Hall over a week end. The location in relation to the venue and the trendy No1 Fox, as well as value for money offered, made a lot of sense, but faulty lifts for most of the stay caused lots of frustration...and... More 

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GMMapungubwe, General Manager at Faircity Mapungubwe Hotel Apartments, responded to this review

Dear Van Capes, Warmest Greetings from the Faircity Mapungubwe Hotel! Thank you for your kind review and constructive feedback! We do apologize about the elevators being out of order. This was due to the load shedding happening in the surrounding area which resulted in the elevators main PC board defaulting. We are happy to confirm that this has all been... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2015

We recently stayed over in the Faircity Mapungubwe hotel and received great shuttle service from December, who was one of the shuttle drivers on duty that evening. He went far beyond what was required of him and was more than willing to fetch us from a wedding close by in the early hours of the morning. He was extremely accommodating... More 

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GMMapungubwe, General Manager at Faircity Mapungubwe Hotel Apartments, responded to this review

Dear Claudia, Warmest Greetings from the Faircity Mapungubwe Hotel! A melting pot of history and culture! Thank you for your kind review! December the driver is a real asset to the Faircity Mapungubwe Hotel! When you are in the hotel again, please to try our Twisted Milkshakes! The decadent flavors will exceed your expectations. My team and I look forward... More 

Lansing, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2015

Booking here was the end of a difficult hunt for a clean and well-located urban Jo-burg hotel, but Faircity far exceeded by expectations. Great breakfast, decor and atmosphere, helpful shuttle service, and within walking distance to Wits / Origins Center (20 minutes) and real Jo-burg (local markets, Mandela bridge). You can visit the Gauteng legislature if you get advance written... More 

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GMMapungubwe, General Manager at Faircity Mapungubwe Hotel Apartments, responded to this review

Dear Daniel Warmest Greetings from the Faircity Mapungubwe Hotel! We thank you for your kind review and are delighted to hear you enjoyed your stay! When you are in the hotel again, please do inquire about our tailor made tours! This is a great way to see a major attractions around the Trendy Johannesburg Central Business District. My team and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

I just loved the great people working here. always friendly, great welcomes whenever I returned. Room is spacious with kitchen facilities and was always very well serviced daily. A wonderful restaurant on the ground floor completes the setting for the Hotel, quality and prices were excellent as was the service. The reception girls and guys were very helpful at all... More 

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GMMapungubwe, General Manager at Faircity Mapungubwe Hotel Apartments, responded to this review

Dear New York Visitor, Warmest Greetings from the Faircity Mapungubwe Hotel! A melting pot if History and Culture. We are delighted to have received your wonderful review! When you are in the hotel again, please do try our new Twist Restaurant wine list. We have added some of the most popular South African Wines and also some hidden gem estates.... More 

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