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    Hands On Retreat Craighall

    4 Argyle Avenue, Johannesburg 2196, South Africa
    011 27 87 550 4630
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    • Excellent62%
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    “picnic basket” (21 reviews)
    “hand massage” (8 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    Reviewed 4 days ago

    My husband and I felt welcomed from the moment we checked in, to our full body massages right until the time of our picnic. We loved the level of best service we received from the staff. Keep it up!!!

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    Response from HandsOn_10, Owner at Hands On Retreat CraighallResponded yesterday

    Thank you so much for your positive review! We loved your heading of the review! Peaceful and clean! It's always reassuring that the staff are adhering to our instructions to make the client feel loved

    Innkeeper's Favorite Review
    Reviewed April 17, 2017

    Wonderful getaway amidst the sprawling city, quiet, relaxing and well laid out with eye for detail. Highly recommend giving it a go! Its set over a spruit (river) with beautiful garden's and table's every where to take in the setting. Great vibe and very welcoming.

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    Response from HandsOn_10, Manager at Hands On Retreat CraighallResponded April 19, 2017

    Thank you so much for the wonderful review you have shared on TripAdvisor after your recent stay at Hands on Retreat. We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay, and we look forward to your next visit with us.

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    It was a very nice relaxing time for us,v realy enjoyed the massages,very proffessional and friendly.It was a fresh start towards the new year. We defenetly going back and recomnding other people also.More

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    Response from HandsOn_10, Owner at Hands On Retreat CraighallResponded 1 week ago

    Thank you so much for your wonderful review. We are delighted that we have met all your expectations and that you are well rested after your stay with us. I will be sharing this review with the rest of the team, this is so encouraging...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    If you don't want to venture far from Jo'burg for a relaxing break you don't have to... Whether you are a tourist or local I highly recommended Hands on Retreat. The rooms are beautiful with huge beds, lovely showers, WiFi and a top class spa....More

    Thank anitaskors
    Response from HandsOn_10, Owner at Hands On Retreat CraighallResponded 1 week ago

    Thank you so much for your review! We will charge your positive feedback with the staff and appraise Fransina with your positive feedbcak. Looking forward to your next stay with us

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    This is our 4th stay at Hands On Retreat. Somehow our heart strings keep pulling us back here. The service we receive is always 5 star and Karin and her team are always going the extra mile. Yesterday when we arrived I had been struggling...More

    Thank WanitaCPT
    Response from HandsOn_10, Owner at Hands On Retreat CraighallResponded 1 week ago

    It is always good to welcome back clients and we are delighted that it is your 4th stay with us Thank you so much for the great review. Thank you for the positive feed back on our establishment. It is great to hear that our...More

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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
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    • Breakfast included
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    • Refrigerator in room
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    • $75 - $101 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    February 8, 2017|
    Response from HandsOn_10 | Property representative |
    Thank you so much for the kind review
    Room Tips
    "Ask for room 5. It is always our favourite and has a double shower"
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    "They had me at the welcome champagne!!!!!"
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    "Was clean and nice and comfortable"
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    "There was very little hot water available"
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