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Nottingham
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3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2016

we arrived on an early flight (7am) and were met at the airport by Lucky who drove us to the hotel highlighting points of interest on the way. The hotel is in a residential area away from the city centre so you do need to take a taxi if you wanted to go shopping etc. Our room was ready on... More 

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The Residence T, Owner at The Residence Boutique Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review we really appreciate it and are so glad to hear that you enjoyed your experience at The Residence. It was an absolute pleasure having you stay with us and hope to be able to welcome you back some day in the near future. We appreciate your feedback regarding the wifi and have addressed... More 

Western Cape, South Africa
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4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2016

Probably the most enjoyable stay in any Hotel for quite some time. The fabulous suite was complimented by a sauna,jacuzzi and gorgeous swimming pool which was literally a step off the private verandah.It had a complementary fridge\bar and a crystal decanter of sherry was beautifully displayed in the adjoining lounge area. The service was impeccable and the food devine ,in... More 

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The Residence T, Owner at The Residence Boutique Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your lovely review, we really appreciate it and are so glad to hear that you enjoyed your experience at The Residence. It was an absolute pleasure having you stay with us and look forward to welcoming you back some day in the near future. From all of us here at The Residence, we would like... More 

Monmouth, United Kingdom
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72 reviews
35 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2016

Hard to find as it is tucked away on a private road - but once you get there and walk into the small hotel, you realise that the owners have created something a bit special Lots of small rooms all decorated in their own unique way, fire places alight to keep the cool air away, moody lighting and old colonial... More 

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The Residence T, Owner at The Residence Boutique Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review, we really appreciate it and look forward to welcoming you back hopefully in the near future. From all of us here at The Residence, we would like to thank you once again and wish you all the very best. More 

boston, ma
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12 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2016

After a 14 hour flight, we were greeted at the airport by Lucky. From that moment on, we were entirely relaxed for the next 24 hours. My only complaint was that we couldn't stay longer. Our flight arrived at 7am, and we were at the hotel by 9am (well before the people who were staying in our suite were ready... More 

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The Residence T, Owner at The Residence Boutique Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review, we really do appreciate it and are so glad to hear that you enjoyed your experience at The Residence. It was an absolute pleasure having you stay with us and hope to welcome you back some day in the near future. Wishing you all the very best from The Residence team More 

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30 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2016 via mobile

recommendable hotel if you are looking for good location boutique hotel with not many rooms at affordable price. three buildings in embassy area that have been rebuilt with lots of taste. three small swimming pools. a tennis court. many fire places. very good sized room with balcony. small details can be improved however, no wifi in the bar and breakfast... More 

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The Residence T, Owner at The Residence Boutique Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your feedback, we really appreciate it, as we are constantly looking to improve our services and offerings. From all of us here at The Residence, we would like to thank you once again and wish you all the very best. More 

Oviedo, Spain
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33 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2016

If you too much prefer the personalized attention of small luxury hotels, this is absolutely a great choice. Floors covered in Persian rugs, fireplaces, pretty gardens with 3 separate pools, a tennis court, suites with a sun-terrace, outdoor shower and jacuzzi, personal, discreet attention, ... You name it!

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The Residence T, Owner at The Residence Boutique Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you so much, we really appreciate your comments and are so glad to hear that you enjoyed your experience at The Residence. It was an absolute pleasure having you stay with us and hope to welcome you back some day in the near future. Kindest regards from The Residence team More 

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2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2016 via mobile

The staff are incredibly friendly and attentive, they even offered me my room for an extra day at no cost since I had a late flight the following evening. Highly recommend staying here. The food and spa services are great too! I would stay here again.

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The Residence T, Owner at The Residence Boutique Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review, we really appreciate it and are so glad to hear that you enjoyed your experience at The Residence. We hope to welcome you back some day in the near future and would like to wish you all the very best. More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2016 via mobile

The staff was amazing and the rooms extraordinary with many amenities and excellent service, food and privacy Our room had private balcony, outdoor shower and jacuzzi. Restaraunt and gift shop first class Sanet was the manager extraordinaire!! The professional's consummate professional!!

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The Residence T, Owner at The Residence Boutique Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your kind review, we really appreciate your comments and are so glad to hear that you enjoyed your experience at The Residence. We hope to be able to welcome you back some day in the near future and would like to wish you all the very best until we meet again. More 

Northville, Michigan
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5 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2016

The Residence Hotel was the perfect first stop in South Africa. After a long flight, our kids were able to swim, while my husband and I relaxed in the peaceful, beautifully designed hotel. Our dinner was delicious. Although they did not have a room large enough for the 4 of us, they were very accommodating. The deluxe suite is amazing... More 

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The Residence T, Owner at The Residence Boutique Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review, it was an absolute pleasure having you and your family stay with us and hope to be able to welcome you back some day in the near future. From all of us here at The Residence, we would like to thank you once again and wish you all the very best. More 

George, South Africa
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 88 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2016

The rooms were very comfortable, everything was safe, I accidentally left my diamond necklace on the bed and it was there when we returned. The staff were really great and always greeted us with smiles, while going out of their way to assist us.

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The Residence T, Owner at The Residence Boutique Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review and feedback we really appreciate it and hope to be able to welcome you back some day in the near future. All the very best from The Residence team More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Room Service
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
  • Tennis Court
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Room Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Free Breakfast
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Free Parking
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Residence is a five star boutique hotel which is truly one of a kind. No effort has been spared in creating a warm, luxurious, elegant and inviting atmosphere. With twelve designer suites with ultimate comfort and privacy, here you can sit back and take in the views of the garden, tennis court and pools. Explore the serene sanctuary of the senses with our spa or simply relax and unwind in the sauna and steam room. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Residence Boutique Hotel

Address: 17 4th Avenue | Houghton, Johannesburg 1477, South Africa
Location: South Africa > Gauteng > Greater Johannesburg > Johannesburg
Price Range: $222 - $399 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — The Residence Boutique Hotel 5*
Number of rooms: 11
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#1 Spa Hotel in Johannesburg
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