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Thatchfoord Lodge

4.0 of 5 Guest house   |   53 Crassula Avenue | Morningside Manor, Sandton 2196, South Africa
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Ranked #6 of 62 Sandton B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Lagos, Nigeria
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014

My family and I stayed at this B&B and had a wonderful vacation. Joyce and Pearl were so nice and very helpful. We really felt at home. The environment was nice, calm and safe. We got a very warm reception by the entire staff. It is an ideal place for a family vacation.

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Cape Town, South Africa
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36 reviews 36 reviews
28 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2014

I have reviewed this BnB before, a year ago and have changed my rating from a 4* to a 5*. Check-in was simple, everything was ready for me to sign. From the time I arrived until I was in my room was no more than 2 minutes. The room was large, with a full kitchenette. The heater had already been... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014

Joyce and Pearl went out of their way to make our visit extremely pleasant and enjoyable aallowing us to host visits from family and friends in very beautiful landscape. The Sand river allows a walk with nature. Thank you for making our stay so welcoming and friendly.

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Waldorf, Maryland
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3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

This was my first time staying at the Thatchford Lodge and I must say it was a very pleasant experience. The location is clean, beautiful, quiet and peaceful. Pearl and Joyce were wonderful hosts, all of the staff from the cook, the gardener, the night security and cleaning staff were friendly and helpful. There was a good variety of breakfast... More

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East London
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119 reviews 119 reviews
91 hotel reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

This is an extremely well-run establishment and includes warm reception, caring and attentive hosts, without imposing themselves. I found the breakfast to offer a good range and the room is prepared for you in the evening, warm bottles during the cold nights, lights switched on if you are out for the evening, these are the things that make it homely... More

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Muscat, Oman
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2014

Having stayed in Thatchfoord lodge twice last year we just had to return again this year. Joyce and Pearl are the most wonderful hosts and looked after us yet again particularly after we had been involved in a very bad incident which they both helped us through as though we were family making us feel as though we were in... More

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Long Lake, Minnesota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2014

we have stayed here 3 times now as we visit South Africa every year. Owner Joyce and manager Pearl are very helpful, delightful people. The location is clean, beautiful, quiet and peaceful. The other guests are interesting. Breakfast very personal. We rented a car at airport this time and drove there, a cab is expensive, public transportation is fine-we have... More

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Lichfield, United Kingdom
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2014

On my business trips from the UK I have stayed twice at Thatchfoord Lodge and found it a very comfortable and relaxing location with friendly and and always helpful staff. The rooms were clean and tidy and had all of the features that a business traveler would need. The food was excellent and nicely served. The adjacent river provides interesting... More

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Norma32746, Owner at Thatchfoord Lodge, responded to this review

Thankyou very much for staying with us We absolutely enjoyed having you here and look forward to hosting you again soon More

Atlanta, Georgia
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37 reviews 37 reviews
25 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2014

Recently had the opportunity...no the privilege to stay 15 days at the Thatchfoord. Pearl and Joyce were incredibly welcoming and accommodated every need of both myself and my team who booked out the lodge for the week. Rooms were very well appointed and comfortable. Breakfasts were made to order. Team had several dinners during the week which were excellent. The... More

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Norma32746, Owner at Thatchfoord Lodge, responded to this review

It was a great pleasure for us to be of service to you Thankyou for choosing to stay with us and we value your feedback tremendously We most certainly would like to host you again in the near future More

Johannesburg, South Africa
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22 reviews 22 reviews
19 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2014

We stayed at here for a month when we moved out of our home on our way to Australia. I would say this is a great lodge for both families and business travelers. The lodge, including the rooms are lovely, clean and comfortable. Our room had a fantastic big bathroom. The pool was great for my toddler and I to... More

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Norma32746, Owner at Thatchfoord Lodge, responded to this review

We feel priviledged to have hosted you and your family recently and we are grateful for your amazing review Thankyou for staying with us and we certainly hope to be of service to you again very soon More

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Address: 53 Crassula Avenue | Morningside Manor, Sandton 2196, South Africa
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Location: South Africa > Gauteng > Greater Johannesburg > Sandton
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Thatchfoord Lodge 4*
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Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Restaurant Swimming Pool
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