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Idwala Boutique Hotel Johannesburg

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Idwala Hotel is an exceptional beautiful place. A peaceful oasis to enjoy away from busy centres and mass tourism waves. Delicious food both in breakfast and the restaurant. Highlights of the breakfast were the muffins. The Spingbok was extremely good. The cottages and garden houses...More

Thank Penelope G
Response from JeanetteFriese, Owner at Idwala Boutique Hotel JohannesburgResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your review of Idwala! We are delighted that you enjoyed our peaceful retreat and appreciated the meals provided by our two dedicated Chefs! We hope that you will indeed return to visit at Idwala again in the future! Best regards...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I attended a small seminar which took place in the well equipped and comfortable seminar room. Arrival coffee and warm muffins splendid . A pity that the morning was spoiled by the presentation of the main course for lunch on cold platesMore

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Response from JeanetteFriese, Owner at Idwala Boutique Hotel JohannesburgResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for writing about your experience at Idwala recently. I am so pleased to hear that you found our conference room comfortable and to hear that you enjoyed the freshly baked muffins we always serve, however I must say I am quite mortified to...More

Reviewed December 26, 2017

Probably one of the best Boutique Hotels in not only South Africa. Had a fantastic pre X-mas dinner with family, and an overnight stay for one couple of our group. The service, the friendliness, quality of food are all outstanding! Can only highly recommend Idwala....More

Thank Rainer K
Response from JeanetteF66, Owner at Idwala Boutique Hotel JohannesburgResponded February 21, 2018

Thank you so much Rainer for taking the time and trouble to review Idwala! We are delighted to know that you enjoyed the dinner so much and my team really appreciate your comments, so encouraging and motivating! We look forward your next visit!

Reviewed December 13, 2017 via mobile

If you are looking for some quiet romantic peaceful and beautiful place in Joburg then this is the place for you. This boutique hotel is just amazing. The rooms are spacious and very very neat. The heated floors in the bathroom a big plus. The...More

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Response from JeanetteF66, Owner at Idwala Boutique Hotel JohannesburgResponded December 16, 2017

Thank you very much for taking time to write about Idwala - we greatly value feedback from out guests as in this way we can be sure that expectations are met and that guests are satisfied! It is wonderful to hear how much you enjoyed...More

Reviewed December 3, 2017

After seeing the reviews for Idwala we decided to book there for a birthday/business weekend. The hotel was plush and everything is well appointed. Our room was spacious with all the extras we had hoped for. From underfloor heating to an Ipod station. Awesome! Breakfast...More

Thank MikeBlue42
Response from JeanetteF66, Owner at Idwala Boutique Hotel JohannesburgResponded December 16, 2017

Hi Mike I cannot tell you how wonderful it is to have guests who appreciate our team at Idwala so much - and take the time and trouble to write about their experience! Thank you so much - I will make sure that they hear...More

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Free Parking
Restaurant
Pool
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Spa
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Room Service
Free Parking
Airport Transportation
Laundry Service
Breakfast included
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Business Center with Internet Access
Concierge
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Conference Facilities
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Air Conditioning
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$121 - $180 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Kitchenette, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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"All rooms are extra spacious"
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"The kraal type construction cottage is what I had and it was beautiful!"
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