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Liz at Lancaster Guesthouse

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  • Excellent94%
  • Very good5%
  • Average1%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“earth room”(21 reviews)
“the blue room”(14 reviews)
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AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Airport Transportation
4 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Liz at Lancaster is a wonderful home away from home. Each room is equipped with every luxury and convenience you would need. However it is the kind and unobtrusive staff and lovely Liz herself which make your stay very comfortable, relaxing and so enjoyable with...More

Thank caitlinmacdonagh
Response from Liz a, Owner at Liz at Lancaster GuesthouseResponded 2 days ago

Thank you CaitlinMacdonagh for taking the time and trouble to write a review of your stay here at Liz at Lancaster. The Liz at Lancaster team including Khaya and Lewis always love having you to stay. And we just hope that you can manage a...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We visit Johannesburg each year to see family and always stay at Liz@Lancaster. This year I was joined by my daughter for a bit of luxury in the middle of a 3 month backpacking trip. Liz@Lancaster is an oasis where you enjoy the most splendid...More

Thank Joy A
Response from Liz a, Owner at Liz at Lancaster GuesthouseResponded 3 weeks ago

Joy A thank you. We love seeing you on your visits back to South Africa and thank you so much for coming back to stay with us each time. It was so good to see your daughter again. It is always special for us to...More

Reviewed June 4, 2018

Really relaxed place to stay in Jo'burg in an area that feels safe. Been here before and brought back good memories. Staff are all friendly and helpful. Breakfast is delicious-so fresh and nicely presented. Hope to return again one day.More

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Thank Jo C
Response from Liz a, Owner at Liz at Lancaster GuesthouseResponded 3 weeks ago

Jo C, I am so sorry it has taken me so long to reply to your review. TripAdvisor reviews suddenly vanished off my website and it took our web manager a good week to retrieve them. No idea what happened. Thank you so much for...More

Reviewed May 2, 2018

We spent two nights at Liz at Lancaster and were very happy with our stay. We were welcomed by Catherine who made us feel comfortable. The rooms and bathroom are quite big and beds are comfortable. It is quiet and in a nice and safe...More

Thank Mathias71
Response from Liz a, Owner at Liz at Lancaster GuesthouseResponded May 31, 2018

Dear Mathias71, I am so sorry that I am only now just replying to your review. I was away and then got sidetracked with a whole lot of issues. Thank you for taking the time and trouble to give us feedback on your stay here...More

Reviewed May 1, 2018

This bed and breakfast is so insane that everything down to the tiny details are very pleasing. Like the fact that they get they're own sourced special honey, soaps and the whole breakfast is endless options and service was top notch! Central location just by...More

Thank lasseroed
Response from Liz a, Owner at Liz at Lancaster GuesthouseResponded May 1, 2018

Thank you Lasseroed. We like that a young Norwegian guy can recommend Liz at Lancaster. This is praise indeed. We so enjoyed meeting you and were delighted that in addition to some modelling time on location, you were able to get some play time in...More

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Awards & Recognition
Travelers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Pool
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Wheelchair access
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Pool
Details
Price range
$77 - $99 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
$77 - $99 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Traveler (118)
Room & Suite (28)
Dining (14)
Pool & Beach (9)
Family and Play Areas (1)
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Carrie M
March 12, 2015|
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Response from Liz a | Property representative |
Hi Carrie, Unfortunately I only have one room left from 31st to 3rd April - the blue room (R800 single and R950 double). The best would be to go to my TripAdvisor listing and see my email and web address ( I pay for a... More
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Carrie M
March 9, 2015|
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Response from Liz a | Property representative |
Carrie Hi, Am in process of renegotiating my mobi site so you might not be able to access website from an Ipad or mobile device. But I'm a bit confused as have just got your email and says you want to come on the 1st March... More
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Terry V
November 28, 2014|
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Response from Liz a | Property representative |
Dear Terry, Good to hear from you again. No don't go through a travel website -the best is to contact me directly. Google Liz at Lancaster Guesthouse Johannesburg and my website comes up and you can contact me through this... More
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Room Tips
"The rooms have beautiful little courtyards outside your room. I stayed in the Orange room I think. Stunning!"
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"Every detail is thought of!"
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"Cottages are spacious and have their own patio garden"
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"Best stay for small families!"
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