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“Best experience of my life.” 5 of 5 stars
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The Palazzo Montecasino
5.0 of 5 Hotel   |   No. 1 Montecasino Boulevard, Fourways 2021, South Africa   |  
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Ranked #1 of 7 Hotels in Fourways
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“Best experience of my life.”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2005

I cannot say enough about this hotel. It was my first experience in an extravagantly beautiful hotel, and although I have traveled fairly extensively since then I have not been able to find a place that begins to compare.

It really feels like you've escaped to Tuscany. The gardens are picturesque, the building is made to look aged on the outside, and there is a beautiful pool and fountain. It is quiet, peaceful, and incredibly romantic.

The rooms are extraordinary. The bathroom is luxurious, gleaming gold colours everywhere, and a shower that felt like rain (and big enough for a party, should you like to throw one). A nice special touch was a fresh rose that was placed in a vase by the sink. The beds were very comfortable, also important to note.

The staff were friendly and professional, and willing to help at a moment's notice. The breakfast buffet was the best I've ever had, everything freshly prepared and croissants to die for.

I have been dreaming about this place ever since I left it. I cannot wait to return. I've spent thousands trying to recreate the feeling it inspired within me, but this hotel, although much cheaper than others, beats them all hands down.

  • Stayed August 2003
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2004

Wierd. Everything is done in faux italian. This matches Montecasino which is all italian as well. I am not sure why but it felt a bit strange. The room was gorgeous. Getting a taxi at the concierge was a bit wierd and expensive but asking the porters at the door was much better. The casino was typical casino tacky a la vegas. Not too big but fine. Also a cinema complex within.

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Address: No. 1 Montecasino Boulevard, Fourways 2021, South Africa
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Location: South Africa > Gauteng > Fourways
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Beverage Selection Business Center with Internet Access Casino and Gambling Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Children Activities ( Kid / Family Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access Airport Transportation
Hotel Style:
Ranked #1 of 7 Hotels in Fourways
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:5 star — The Palazzo Montecasino 5*
Number of rooms: 246
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
This Deluxe Hotel epitomizes the bygone era of luxurious Tuscany and is renowned for its elegance and world-class service. Rooms at The Palazzo Montecasino range from penthouse suites to superior rooms overlooking either the manicured gardens or the suburb of Fourways. The Medeo Restaurant offers a medley of Mediterranean flavors and outdoor dining is a must at any time of the day or night. The award-winning Montecasino Entertainment Complex is a step away. ... more   less 
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Also Known As:
The Palazzo Montecasino Hotel Fourways
Palazzo Montecasino Johannesburg
Palazzo Montecasino Hotel Johannesburg
Montecasino Hotel

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