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Hotel Devonshire

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  • Excellent8%
  • Very good32%
  • Average25%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible27%
3 weeks ago
“The service was average.”
18 Mar 2018
“Room for improvement”
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What's included
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
Room Service
Suites
Bar/Lounge
Wheelchair Access
Business Centre
Dry Cleaning
Self-Serve Laundry
Shuttle Bus Service
Babysitting
3 Star Hotel
This elegant Johannesburg landmark that dates back to the 1930's is located on the Braamfontein Ridge, next to the iconic Mandela Bridge. Whilst The Devonshire Hotel has been totally rebuilt on the original site, it still retains its original character and charm. It is strategically...
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Location and contact
cnr Jorissen Ave & Melle St | PO Box 31197, Braamfontein 2017, South Africa
21 km to Pilansberg Airport
94 restaurants are within a 2 km radius
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

There was no hot water, its not real ideal to do renovations when you have guest in the hotel the smell of wet paint in the lift was not good. the food was fine and service at the restaurant was bit slow. you could walk...More

1  Thank onneilemoagaesi
Response from Hote1Management, marketing manager at Hotel DevonshireResponded 6 days ago

Dear Valued Guest Thank you for letting us know about your stay and we are so sorry to hear that not everything met your expectations. We are undergoing some renovations are we apologize for the inconvenience this has caused but we assure you that the...More

Reviewed 19 March 2018

Could do with some improvements,the hotel needs some upgrading .The concierge team needs to also up their game.I stayed there for four nights and in almost every depart people seemed to be on go slow,the food was okay.More

Thank Tyna N
Response from Hote1Management, marketing manager at Hotel DevonshireResponded 22 March 2018

Dear Tyna Thank you for taking the time to review The Devonshire Hotel. We apologize for the inconvenience caused during your stay with us. Senior management and operations have been informed and the issues are being actioned so that improvements can be made. We hope...More

Reviewed 15 December 2017 via mobile

If you have a function in central JHB and you are looking for an affordable and safe place to stay, this is the over night place for you. There is nothing special about this place, the service is average, but at least is a place...More

Thank NatieKlopper
Response from Hote1Management, marketing manager at Hotel DevonshireResponded 13 March 2018

Dear Natie Thank you for taking the time to review our hotel. We are pleased that you had an overall above average stay and we do hope to welcome you back in the near future. We are working every day to improve our service and...More

Reviewed 18 September 2017

Rooms OK, breakfast Great, Bathroom ??. Meals at bar but limited. A/C OK. could walk most places, on/off bus stop at door. Small shops close by for most things. Safe inside at night. Short stay good. Overall place was central to were you can walk...More

Thank Brendon I
Response from Hote1Management, General Manager at Hotel DevonshireResponded 15 November 2017

Dear Brendon Thank you very much completing the guests survey - it truly gives us an opportunity to correct and improve on our product . I am more than happy to advise you that we have embarked on renovations of the hotel - I am...More

Reviewed 18 August 2017

We stayed because of proximity to the Johannesburg Theatre. 3 separate room bookings, each confirmed, each not on the system on arriving. We knew the rooms were old and tired but the linen and towels as well? Only 1 bedside light. Nice new bar boasting...More

3  Thank Capefuntours
Response from Hote1Management, General Manager at Hotel DevonshireResponded 19 November 2017

Dear Capefuntours I am terribly sorry for the inconvenience that you went through, trust me in your next visit your stay will be more comfortable we have just embarked on renovations to ensure that every guest will have a comfortable stay with us and all...More

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Top amenities
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Free Parking
Room Service
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Wheelchair Access
Breakfast included
Free Parking
Meeting Rooms
Shuttle Bus Service
Room Service
Dry Cleaning
Business Centre with Internet Access
Laundry Service
Banquet Room
Self-Serve Laundry
Conference Facilities
Babysitting
Things to do
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
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US$42 - US$63 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$42 - US$63 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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"Rooms are 4th floor have a nice view of the city"
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"central if not staying long, could get around OK. Room at side street."
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"stay somewhere else"
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"No rooms have views just offices and buildings"
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