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Pretoria, South Africa
Reviewed March 12, 2012

Recently during a stay at Letlapa Lodge & Conference Centre (formerly known as Ogilvys) I was pleasantly surprised by the many changes I had noticed. Having been there a few times in the past I could recognize a noticeable change in their attention to detail and quality of service. I think it’s only fair to say that the new owners...

1Thank Melanie J
Reviewed November 21, 2011

I have recently come from "Ogilvy's Lodge", they are now under new management. The name has since changed to Letlapa Lodge, and I must say, I was pleasantly surprised with the "Face Lift". The new management team were very lively and helpful, and I cant complain on the service. The new and improved service comes hand in hand with what...

Thank AccommReview
Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed November 14, 2011

I definitely cannot recommend this Lodge to anyone. The rooms are dirty and not up to standard. I arrived at Ogilvy's during a heat wave in Gauteng. The rooms have no aircons and not even ceiling fans. The beds are very uncomfortable and the bathrooms are horrific. The breakfast is terrible to say the least. This is definitely false advertising!

1Thank Witrivier
Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed October 5, 2011

I have NO idea where the lovely pictures are from on Ogilvy's website but the rooms and facilities are the complete opposite. I would not recommend this place to anybody. I used Groupon vouchers for accomodation and the meals. The staff was not prepared for us and there is no one at reception after 20h00. If anyone wanted to rob...

1Thank BigLiers
Cape Town Central, South Africa
Reviewed May 15, 2011

During April 2011 I went to a conference at Ogilvy's Conference Centre in Midrand and decided to stay at the Ogilvy's Lodge as well. On my arrival, the reception lady showed me to my room. The room were very nice with aircon, heater, DSTV, kettle, safe, etc. The new manager of Ogilvy's, Paul, asked if he could help me with...

1Thank spoilsport099
East London, South Africa
Reviewed March 22, 2011

I ended up staying at Ogilvys as my other usual accomodation was fully booked. On looking up the place on thier website I felt quite comfortable confirming arrangements to stay thier. I must add that the previous comment on false advertising is spot on. The place is no where near what it proposes to be on its website. It was...

3Thank olivaz
Reviewed August 12, 2010

I have NO idea where the lovely pictures are from on Ogilvy's website but the rooms and facilities are the complete opposite. There IS a market for this type of basic accomodation but NOT at the prices they charge. It should be at half the rate. Not recommended. Very disappointing.

3Thank Guestdurban
Reviewed March 16, 2010

I didn t expect such service from a guest house because I have nt been to a guest, I use to Stay in Protea but that guest is not bad at all, for me I can recommend it to anyone who can need acomodation at Midrand. The room was up to date when I checked in, the only thing that...

Thank Nobuhle
Reviewed October 27, 2009

I am attending a business conference and work for one of the best companies in SA. After receiving our flight and accommodation bookings from our travel agent, I was quite interested in sussing out the place we were going to stay and host our conference....needless to say - what a lovely website. On arriving at Ogilvy's Lodge, the area looked...

2Thank 30Lielie
Reviewed February 21, 2007

I made reservations for 2 people as an anniversary gift to my sister in Dec '06 everything was finalised and paid for,all of a sudden on the eve of her departure a lady phones me to say that they are closing earlier for Dec (that is the biggest load of crap they had to know that when they took my...


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  • Free Parking
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Free Parking
  • Business Center with Internet Access

Additional Information about Ogilvy's Lodge

Address: 128 Tonetti Street | P O Box 6571 , Halfway House, 1685, Midrand 1683, South Africa
Location: South Africa > Gauteng > Greater Johannesburg > Midrand
Number of rooms: 21
Also Known As:
Ogilvy`s Hotel Midrand

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