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The Ashford Guest House

16 Ashford Road, Randburg 2193, South Africa
The Ashford Guest House
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

After careful research, I chose the Ashford for a first visit 4 night stay on vacation in Johannesburg. The guest house was absolutely perfect. It's about a 10-15 minute walk from the Rosebank Gautrain station. I had a big suitcase and a shoulder bag and had no problem walking over to the guest house. The big obstacles would be the... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014

My wife and family traveled to Johannesburg for a family wedding and we have stayed at the guesthouse for almost 3 weeks. The facility, staff and atmosphere was exceptional and we would highly recommend The Ashford to anyone seeking a comfortable, quiet, home away from home experience. Notwithstanding the fact that the rooms were extremely comfortable, the setting peaceful -... More 

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Durban, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

We had the great opportunity to stay at The Ashford for a weekend while visiting family in Johannesburg. The Ashford is a small and intimate guest house. Upon arriving you are immediately made to feel like you have arrived at a family's member's farmhouse. The design is wonderful. The bedrooms are clean and well decorated with a warm feel. There... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2014

I would like to keep this little corner of tree-lined Parkwood a secret but The Ashford really does deserve a trumpet-blow! The whole place has the air of a small grand hotel in the country and lives up to that promise! Our rooms were spacious and comfortable - loved the under-floor heating in the bathroom - and the bedroom doors... More 

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

I stay at The Ashford pretty regularly and each and every time is excellent. The ladies who great you are a wonderful, the rooms are very comfortable and well appointed. Breakfast is great, well stocked honesty bar and very conveniently located for those needing to be near to Rosebank. It will remain my first choice home from home on all... More 

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2014

The whole experience is world class. I personally liked the home away from home feeling and personal touch i received. The staff can't do enough to help. The Ashford is quiet, clean and the breakfast is perfect. It is also very secure.

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Madison, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2014

From the moment you drive into the graveled driveway, to entering through the charming farmhouse type covered verandah, you will be charmed by The Ashford. The staff make you feel welcome and at home; the ambiance of the main lounge area and quaint dining room are serene and light. The rooms are beautifully appointed and spacious- just the right touches... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2013

I spent 8 nights here, awesome place to relax after work each day. Everything was perfect ! The rooms are very clean and tidied up every day, the breakfast is 5 star and the parking is very secure. Fast free wifi available. The guesthouse is in a very quiet area with huge trees. Underfloor heating in the bathroom. Worth every... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2013

I stayed here 3 nights and found it an oasis of peacefulness and liked the sound of the fountain outside. I was in Johannesburg for a workshop and usually I stay at a hotel in Rosebank but decided to stay here instead. I am glad I did, the room was spotless, shower good pressure, breakfast each morning delicious and you... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2012

I was in Johannesburg for a 5 day training and certification course. I needed a quiet and serene environment where I could focus on reading and preparing for my exams. From day one when I was received at the gate, I knew this was just what I needed. Courteous staff going the extra mile to ensure my stay was memorable.... More 

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