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StayEasy Eastgate
Ranked #18 of 68 Hotels in Johannesburg
Certificate of Excellence
Cape Town Central, South Africa
Level 6 Contributor
509 reviews
116 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 587 helpful votes
“Does what it says on the tin”
Reviewed March 12, 2010

This hotel is well located in a fairly safe area, very close to the freeway from the airport into central Johannesburg but far enough away to be very quiet at night. The trip from the airport takes 25-30 minutes in rush hour traffic and less than 10 minutes without it. Central Joberg is another 20 minutes down the road. Eastgate is a convienient option if you have business in the City and don't fancy hanging around there at night.
The rooms are smallish but fine for one person. There is no closet space but room to hang a few shirts and a suit and a safe big enough for a laptop. The bathroom is miniscule and not scrupulously clean but the shower is good. There is a small swimming pool and a nice gym a few blocks away for which the hotel will sell you a voucher, but few other relaxation facilities. There is no restaurant but there are a number of fast-food places a short drive away. You can walk to the closer ones but the security staff at the hotel do not reccomend it, especially at night. There is a huge mall on the other side of the freeway, 2 minutes drive. I would not stay here without a car.
All the staff were fantastic, very friendly and helpful and made an effort to remember my name; not something I expect in a hotel that markets itself as a budget stopover place. Breakfast was good. All in all an excellent value for money package.

  • Stayed March 2010, traveled on business
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Reviewed May 18, 2005

Great Value for money, small rooms but clean and comfortable, great shower. Decent Breakfast

  • Stayed July 1999
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Additional Information about StayEasy Eastgate

Property: StayEasy Eastgate
Address: 8 South Boulevard | Bruma, Johannesburg 2198, South Africa (Formerly Holiday Inn Express)
Location: South Africa > Gauteng > Greater Johannesburg > Johannesburg
Amenities:
Free Breakfast Free Parking Swimming Pool
Hotel Style:
#11 Business Hotel in Johannesburg
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — StayEasy Eastgate 2*
Number of rooms: 135
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
For affordable accommodation in the eastern suburbs of Johannesburg choose the StayEasy Eastgate Hotel. Situated midway between the Joburg CBD and the O.R. Tambo International Airport this hotel is a favourite of business and leisure travellers alike. Equipped with all the comforts of home, offering excellent service and great facilities this hotel offers some of the most affordable accommodation you will find in Johannesburg. ... more   less 
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