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The Aviator Hotel OR Tambo

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Corner of Kempton and Bosch Street, Kempton Park 1620, South Africa
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Ranked #14 of 23 Hotels in Kempton Park
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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Knysna, South Africa
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33 reviews 33 reviews
23 hotel reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars NEW

I stayed at this hotel for a business conference ,and was pleasantly surprised at the good value for money I received . My room was spacious,modern and clean . Everything in working order . The staff was friendly ,knowledgeable and very helpful . I enjoyed a varied well prepared breakfast each day ,and the hotel was close to my business... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great airport hotel, spacious rooms at a good price with pick up from the airport every half an hour. The staff were great and ordered us take out pizza when we didn't fancy the buffet. would recommend for those needing an airport hotel

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Dublin, Ireland
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112 reviews 112 reviews
18 hotel reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed for one night only after a very long flight. Very good security arrangements as we arrived late, had to pull in first, check in and then park in a gated and attended car park. The room was on the 5th floor, spacious with a nice big bed and all mod cons. Breakfast buffet was quite good too. Enjoyable stay... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very good location for a stay close to the O R Thambo International Airport. Very good security. Although the room was not very big it was quite comfortable. The complimentary breakfast was excellent. Will stay there again

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Leicestershire, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2015

This is the 4th time we have stayed at the Aviator. Its location is perfect so close to the airport that after a long flight you dont have to drive miles to get to the hotel. Excellent food, pool and rooms. The staff are always friendly and helpful. I wouldnt hesitate to recommend this place to anyone starting their holiday... More 

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Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
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8 reviews 8 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2015

I had an over night stay in Johannesburg and my agent suggested me The Aviator.. We got a complimentary coach just outside the Airport to the hotel (which is their service).. I had a problem in Checking In because of some misunderstanding with my agent and the Front Office staff were very patient with me and assisted me to solve... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2015

One needs to make sure you have the right expectations when staying at this hotel. It is an airport transit hotel. It's not luxurious, but works, and works well. Our family just needed to stay overnight in Joburg before our morning flight out, so this was ideal, after 2 weeks of safari around southern Africa. It had what we needed:... More 

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Port Macquarie, Australia
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12 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

This hotel was clean and modern, with excellent vintage aviation theme throughout. Friendly staff and very convenient to the airport with shuttles run every 30min. There is a bit of noise in the surrounding area, and the rooms could have a few more comforts, such as bedside tables, but overall it was a very reasonable hotel for the price

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San Francisco, California
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83 reviews 83 reviews
19 hotel reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

We stayed here three separate times during our visit to South Africa, as we needed to fly to different locations. This hotel, while not the closest to the airport, is well situated about a ten minute drive (at most) from JNB. It has several things going for it that make it an enjoyable stay: 1) free transfers to/from the airport... More 

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109 helpful votes 109 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 25, 2014 via mobile

We were greeted by a woman named Sweetness (real name), who had also helped us book a late day private driver and guide to Soweto and downtown Johannesburg for a reasonable price. The room was slightly worn, especially the bathroom, but nothing to an unreasonable degree. The bed was new and very comfy. The neighborhood was safe and hotel security... More 

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Address: Corner of Kempton and Bosch Street, Kempton Park 1620, South Africa
Location: South Africa > Gauteng > Greater Johannesburg > Kempton Park
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — The Aviator Hotel OR Tambo 3*
Number of rooms: 120
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