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Ilali Guest House

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  • Excellent93%
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23 Nov 2015
“Needs work”
5 Nov 2014
“Wonderful People”
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Pool
Restaurant
Room Service
Fitness centre
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Ilali is a small boutique guest house for visitors to Joburg who want to retreat to a comfortable and safe space after dipping into the city’s vibrant business or social life. The house has an old Joburg aesthetic ...More with a contemporary edge, reflecting local art, craft and interior design. The five generous en-suite bedrooms are well appointed, with crisp linen, satellite TV, tea and coffee tray, magazines, and a laptop safe. Less
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Pool
Room Service
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Number of rooms
5
Location
South Africa > Gauteng > Greater Johannesburg > Johannesburg
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Reviewed 23 November 2015

The pictures on the website were very inviting and the decor looked stunning. I must say that this was not quite the same in reality. The house is very old and could really do with some work. The entrance hall is dark, walls painted in...More

Thank Purplebirdie
Reviewed 5 November 2014

Well I overnighted in Johannesburg on 21st October.Hania the proprietor of this lovely establishment was so caring and as they say went the extra mile.Met and collected me at Roebank Station.Took me back next day to Station.Lent me a computer-gave me a bag for some...More

Thank Antonos11
Response from HanniaW, Owner at Ilali Guest HouseResponded 10 November 2014

Thank you for your kind review !

Reviewed 3 April 2014

I live in Joburg, but often need to accommodate clients or recommend a place to stay to like minded creative people from all over the world. Ilali has become the place to stay for some really great artists, writers, Journalists, film producers and 'other interesting...More

Thank Marianne F
Reviewed 20 January 2014

Staying here for the second time and think this will become my home away from home. Great rooms, very spacious. Beautifully decorated - colourful and fun and very tasteful. Best beds and lovely linens. Massive bathrooms with great products. Beautiful breakfast and staff. Close to...More

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Reviewed 12 August 2013

Stayed with Hania in May, and we couldn't have asked for a better experience. Great location, beautiful rooms and grounds, helpful suggestions on sightseeing, and delicious breakfast. I usually stay a large hotels for work and personal travel, so I was delighted that Ilali House...More

Thank oliverhsg
Response from HanniaW, Owner at Ilali Guest HouseResponded 16 August 2013

Dear O, Thank you so much for taking the time to review ilali . I am so pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us. As you know I am passionate about introducing visitors to the unexpected pleasures of Joburg and it is so rewarding...More

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mcj79
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Response from HanniaW | Property representative |
We do not have a pool , but the local Municipal pool is 3 blocks away.
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mcj79
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Response from HanniaW | Property representative |
Thank you for your inquiry. We have 6 individual en suite rooms and they are all different sizes. There are coffee/tea trays in each room and 4 of them have fridges. William's room has 2 separate rooms ( the 2nd room... More
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"All Rooms seemed good to me."
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"this is a guest house, not a hotel. Make yourself at home and just relax"
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"The Courtyard room is very private."
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"I stayed in The Sweet, which is spacious with a stand alone luxurious bath in the room. My colleague stayed..."
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