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Rivonia Bed & Breakfast

4.0 of 5 Guest house   |   3 River Rd, Edenburg, Rivonia 2128, South Africa
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Ranked #1 of 13 Rivonia B&B and Inns
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2014
Lerupa2 Johannesburg, South Africa
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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Johannesburg, South Africa
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2014

Great place. Peaceful, respectful, helpful and focused on ensuring you have pleasant stay in Jburg A very comfortable, claming place to stay and relax. The staff are always very helpful and responsive

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jillymSouthAfrica, Owner at Rivonia Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you for writing in. Our aim is to be guest focussed, so we are truly pleased when a guest says we have achieved that goal. We look forward to your next visit with us! Best wishes from Gerard & Jill Marais and the Rivonia B&B team. More

Cape Town Central, South Africa
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2014

My husband and I travel a lot. But what a place to stay ! Wow. i could easily stay here forever ! Rooms are lovely and clean. warm. great linen. The staff is exceptional. Friendly faces everywhere. Customer is king ( in my case Queen ) here. Food fantastic. Breakfast is one of the best we ever had - fresh,... More

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jillymSouthAfrica, Owner at Rivonia Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Your review is truly appreciated. So glad you like our rooms,the staff and the breakfasts. We do try to make our breakfasts really special and different. Our staff is the friendliest ever, we do agree. Our interior decorator lady and Gerard preen themselves when the rooms are mentioned. They spent many hours getting them 'just right'. We do hope to... More

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21 reviews 21 reviews
6 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2014

i have stayed at a lot of B&B's and this one is possibly the best ever. it is not your mom and pop operation that always seems to have some flaws that you overlook. this establishment is like going to a nice hotel. all the details are taken care of from the operation, to the physical appearance to the professionalism... More

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jillymSouthAfrica, Owner at Rivonia Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Best regards to Texas! We are so glad you enjoyed your stay with us and we hope you visit us again soon. We have conveyed your lovely message to Fillitah & Tau and to all our staff. It really inspires us when we get such a glowing review, especially from someone who has travelled the world, Our very best wishes.... More

Cape Town Central, South Africa
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2014

Upon my arrival past 11h00pm they a lady and the night guards were ready to assist. They walked me to my room and searched it for spiders. Not they had, just because I'm weird like that.....they had no problem. She then called me to find out if I'm settled in and gave me all the numbers I'd need in case... More

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jillymSouthAfrica, Owner at Rivonia Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you for 'super loving' Rivonia B&B and also for your enthusiastic review. So glad we could make you holiday a happy experience. Our very best wishes. Do visit us again soon. Gerard & Jill Marais & the Rivonia B&B team. More

Mumbai (Bombay), India
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2014

I was guided to Rivonia Bed and Breakfast by a local friend. It was an excellent choice- superior facilities in the spacious and comfortable rooms with well manicured lawns and trees in the sprawling estate. They have even created bird-perches to attract birds (bird watching happens to be one of my hobbies). The staff were gracious and attentive. They even... More

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jillymSouthAfrica, Owner at Rivonia Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Your recommendation of Rivonia B&B is very much appreciated. Since you have travelled extensively and rate our facilities as superior and our staff the friendliest ever, we feel really flattered. We do hope that we see you again soon. Best regards. Gerard & Jill and the Rivonia B&B team. More

Cape Town
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49 reviews 49 reviews
19 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2014

Rivonia Bed and Breakfast Set in a treed garden bordered by high walls, ubiquitous electric fences and spiked steel gates which enclose cluster homes and properties in Johannesburg, this Bed and Breakfast earns its reputation for excellent service and luxurious accommodation. Indigenous trees attract bird life in this little oasis behind high walls. The rooms are beautifully decorated in soft... More

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jillymSouthAfrica, Owner at Rivonia Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely review. We have tried to create a 'haven of calm' - so glad we've succeeded. We do offer lifts up to the local shops & restaurants at no charge and would have willingly taken you up to do your shopping. We also do have some superb restaurants nearby and Rocket offers a shuttle service to... More

Nairobi, Kenya
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2014

My daughter and I had a fantastic stay at Rivonia Bed and Breakfast! The staff provided excellent service and were always open to sharing advice on places to visit in Johannesburg. The rooms are of superior quality and the surroundings are beautiful- green landscape, birds, pool, tree house for children and so much more. Breakfast was delish and lost to... More

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jillymSouthAfrica, Owner at Rivonia Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

We were so glad to hear from you. Your review is much appreciated. We loved having you and your daughter with us and we hope that we will be seeing you soon. Regards from Gerard & Jill and the Rivonia B&B team. More

London, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2014

We would like to thank everyone at Rivonia B & B for making our stay so wonderful. Our family live on 3 different continents so getting together is a very special treat for us and the staff did everything possible to make sure our stay was perfect, including preparing a wonderful meal for our very extended family, this was SO... More

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jillymSouthAfrica, Owner at Rivonia Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

We loved having you all here! Family gatherings, where parents and children meet from all over the globe, are such special occasions. We are so glad we could be part of this happy event. We send greetings to the whole family. Gerard & Jill and the Rivonia B&B team More

Accra, Ghana
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2014

This was our second stay at Rivonia Bed & Breakfast, and as always such a pleasure. Breakfast is amazing, plenty of everything. And with the view out to the small pool, birds eating and the dog wandering around. And the easter sweets we got during Easter :-) Service staff was warm, smiling and helpful. We booked in advance, no need... More

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jillymSouthAfrica, Owner at Rivonia Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

We were so glad to see you a second time around. Thank you for all your kind comments.Our staff are warm, we agree, and we are so glad you enjoyed our breakfasts. We try to make them quite special. Best wishes from Jill & Gerard Marais and the Rivonia B&B team. More

Pinetown, South Africa
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2014

my husband and I went to Rivonia BB again in Febuary 2014 and as usual we enjoyed our stay.The staff is always friendly as usual,theres a lady 'Ms Flitahr' always on standby to make sure we have the best stay.The rooms are fine and comfortable beds.The neighbourhood is very good and conviently near the highway.will be going back there in... More

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jillymSouthAfrica, Owner at Rivonia Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

We look forward to your visit in July. Thank you for commending Rivonia B&B, it motivates us to try even harder. Best regards. Gerard & Jill Marais and the Rivonia B&B team. More

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Additional Information about Rivonia Bed & Breakfast

Address: 3 River Rd, Edenburg, Rivonia 2128, South Africa
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Location: South Africa > Gauteng > Rivonia
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — Rivonia Bed & Breakfast 4*
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Also Known As:
Rivonia Bed & Breakfast Sandton

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This award winning country-style guest house is situated in a quiet cul-de-sac, within a security area. Attractive, well-equipped rooms, each with its own entrance, nestle amongst trees in a large rambling garden. Strategically located in Sandton, north of Johannesburg, Rivonia B&B offers easy access to all major highways and is within easy reach of Sandton City, the Sandton Convention Centre, Gallagher Estate, Montecasino and Sunninghill and Morningside Clinics. Rivonia B&B offers free internet access and DSTV (the hotel bouquet). ... more   less 
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