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The Reef Hotel

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06/04/2017 06/05/2017
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Maseru, Lesotho
Reviewed yesterday NEW

I had a very good experience and the room was excellent, however, I would like to suggest that when checking in, it should be explained to the guest on how to put the lights on when entering the room, not all of us have been to the hotels where the lights are operated like that.

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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We enjoyed our one night at The Reef Hotel and our meal in the downstairs restaurant. The only problem we had was our lack of knowledge on how far the hotel was from the airport. To be sure we arrived at Tambo before our scheduled flight we had to leave the hotel right after 6 a.m. Thankfully our shuttle driver...

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Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

Best of the Hotels I had ever visited.Very patient and caring hotel staff.Keep up the utmost good work and response you provide to visitors. I had been late for check in but the hotel still managed to accommodate me and found every papers in order for my stay.Flexible hotels like this are missed!That was fascinating! Top roof bar most inspiring...

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Thank Itumeleng S
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Your reception team is not that friendly, the service given to some clients and some differs a lot. Really was not pleased with that. It's so sad though there is nothing one can do rather than just watch and see. From my personal experience you have to train your team there you might loose clients due to that tiny mistake

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Rustenburg, South Africa
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Staff members are very friendly. Their service is excellent. The food is delicious, I enjoyed it. The rooms still need some work, I understand that they are trying to be eco friendly and all but the air conditioner hardly warms up the room. The duvet provided doesn't cover my entire body.

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Thank Letsaro
Reviewed 1 week ago

I love the place but shuttle need to be incresed.and sometimes housekeeping knocks even if u put a sign of font disturb on the door...you should atleast try to change the mfnu n have a day for seafood or grilled.

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Thank nakisanim
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Reef Hotel is in the CBD. All the Staff are amazing. The breakfast is a mighty spread. The Homestead Restaurant serves up excellent food and the bars do great cocktails! The Hotel provides a free 5km radius service to places and will help you with whatever you want to do, so just ask. You can walk during the day...

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Tampa, Florida
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I enjoyed two nights at this central Johannesburg location and wasn't disappointed. The staff were most helpful and friendly, led during my stay by Michael. Great team of people here and the foox was outstanding, too!

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Thank keyOfsea2014
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I visited the website, looked wonderful. They promised city views. I even opted for the more expensive room and a special request for a high level room, what I got was a room on the 7th floor (15floors and reception is on the 3rd) my view, I look out directly onto the ugliest old building directly opposite the hotel. No...

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Thank Len W
Yashodhan A, Guest Relations Manager at The Reef Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Len W, Thank you for your honest review of your recent stay at the Reef Hotel. I would like to rectify this experience. I will reach to you personally. We look forward to welcoming you back to make up for our missed opportunity! Kind regards,

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I had a great time at the hotel, I arrived early and I was accommodated the room had a vintage look which I liked very much. The hotel has a club upstairs which is opened Friday and Saturday it was an exhilarating experience. I had to travel to nasrec everyday which the information desk was very helpful with transportation. I...

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Yashodhan A, Guest Relations Manager at The Reef Hotel, responded to this review

Dear jabulilem2017, WoW! It makes me so proud to read your review. Thank you for your kind words. We do provide a 5 KM free shuttle service which helps our guests and saves a lot of money. Elevate, our roof-top bar is very popular for photography and romantic outings. We look forward to welcoming you back soon! Kind regards,

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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Multilingual Staff
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  • Shuttle Bus Service
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  • Business Center with Internet Access
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The 4-star Reef Hotel is a 5-minute drive from Johannesburg's City Hall. It has an on-site restaurant and modern guest rooms with satellite TV and individual decor. Rooms at Reef Hotel feature floor-to-ceiling black and white photos. Each has a sitting area with a large satellite TV. The private bathroom offers a separate bathtub and shower in a deluxe room and a shower only in a standard room. Reef Hotel's restaurant uses fresh, seasonal ingredients to prepare both South African and international cuisine. The hotel's in-house bar offers South African wine, international champagne and has panoramic views of Johannesburg. The Apartheid Museum is a 5 minute drive from Reef Hotel. Many of Johannesburg's art galleries are also nearby. Complimentary shuttle is available within a 5KM radius subject to availability. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Reef Hotel

Address: 58 Anderson Street | Marshalltown, Johannesburg 2001, South Africa
Location: South Africa > Gauteng > Greater Johannesburg > Johannesburg
Price Range: $60 - $94 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Reef Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 120
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Hotel Style:
#22 Luxury Hotel in Johannesburg
#23 Business Hotel in Johannesburg
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“If you need to stay here. Ask for deluxe room higher than the tenth floor”
, 2 weeks ago | Read review
“Ensure AC is working.”
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sanjivsach, Apr 17, 2017 | Read review
“Ask for a room on an upper floor for a good view of the surrounding area”
gmbtom, Feb 6, 2017 | Read review
“It would be better to sleep on the streets of Jo'burg than to stay at this dump”
N8589TLjamest, Nov 11, 2016 | Read review
“Floor 8 had wifi issues.”
siavongaboy, Oct 18, 2016 | Read review
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