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Idwala Boutique Hotel Johannesburg

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Bush Lodge Feeling in one of Johannesburg's finest Boutique Hotel! Enjoy an African 5 Star Experience in the middle of Johannesburg with perfect access to business areas and tourist attractions. For both tourist and executive alike, Idwala offers tranquil surroundings where you can immerse yourself in luxury while at the same time carry out your business efficiently. Room Service, Laundry, Credit Cards, secure parking, conferences, wireless ADSL, transfers/tours, booking services, Restaurant on the premises.
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Property amenities
Room Service
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Airport Transportation
Business Center with Internet Access
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Paid Internet
Paid Wifi
Public Wifi
Wheelchair access
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Room features
Accessible rooms
Air Conditioning
Family Rooms
Non-Smoking Rooms
Refrigerator in room
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Affordable luxury at its best! Was here for a management conference and it was awesome! Staff was attentive and professional. Food was phenomenal! Will definitely be back. The setting was great too ... think English garden!!!! Definately visit!!!
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This is truly a 5 star facility (having moved from a supposed 5 star Lakeview Boutique Hotel in Benoni, see review). Quiet, clean, efficient, friendly and well priced when staying over the weekend. Our room was in a thatched rondaval and this just added to the very positive
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Response from JeanetteFriese, Owner at Idwala Boutique Hotel Johannesburg
Responded Dec 2, 2018
Thank you very much Stewart for your review of Idwala - we really appreciate the fact that you took the time and trouble to do this and are so pleased to hear how much you enjoyed Idwala. Thanks also for the remark about the hairdryers, we do usually provide adaptors with the hairdryers and will replace the missing one in the room you used! We hope to see you back at Idwala soon! Best regards from the Idwala Team
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I can honestly recommend this beautiful guesthouse/boutique hotel to anybody looking for safe, affordable and upmarket accommodation in the Midrand area. Comfortable beds and pillows, clean rooms, lovely bath and shower and stunning garden! Well done, Idwala team!
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Response from JeanetteF66, Owner at Idwala Boutique Hotel Johannesburg
Responded Nov 21, 2018
Thank you very much for your recommendation, we really appreciate this and are so glad that you enjoyed your time at Idwala. May I just point out that Idwala is not in the Midrand area, but is situated in Darrenwood - close to Randburg! Best wishes from Jeanette and the Idwala Team
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If you are looking for a change from the big corporate hotels, this is absolutely the place to be! We loved it So much, we booked a second stay during the same trip! Every so often you find an individual who makes your trip into a memorable event. However, it’s extremely rare
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Response from JeanetteF66, Owner at Idwala Boutique Hotel Johannesburg
Responded Nov 21, 2018
Thank you so much Jonathan & Lara for your review on Idwala - we really appreciate this and by the time you left Idwala you really were a part of our Idwala family! It was wonderful to have you back a second time and to know that you enjoyed your stay so much. We hope to see you again in the future. Best regards from the whole Team.
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The staff is extremely friendly & well trained. The rooms are very nice & clean. The garden can be far much better & the walkways need sweeping. One big mistake this place shouldn't be listed as a Hotel...its not a Hotel at all rather it is a Lodge. This is very important
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Response from JeanetteFriese, Owner at Idwala Boutique Hotel Johannesburg
Responded Sep 6, 2018
Thank you for taking the time and trouble to write a review for Idwala, we appreciate your comments and have taken note of them. Best regards from the Idwala Team.
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Lovely gardens
What are the payment methods?
"Ask for a rondaval bedroom"
"All the rooms are good."
"All rooms are extra spacious"
"The kraal type construction cottage is what I had and it was beautiful!"
"Select a garden room if available."
$125 - $184 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Idwala Boutique Guest House
South AfricaGautengGreater JohannesburgRandburg
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