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Road Lodge Southgate

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cnr Golden Highway and Columbine Avenue Southgate, Johannesburg 2082 South Africa
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What you can expect during your stay
  • All linens sanitized in high-temperature wash
  • Face masks required for guests in public areas
  • Face masks required for staff in public areas
  • Floors marked for social distancing
  • Hand sanitizer available to guests & staff
  • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
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Updated 20/06/26 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
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Updated 20/06/26 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.

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#46 of 93 hotels in Johannesburg
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Road Lodge Southgate delivers superb accommodation value to business and leisure travellers. The hotel has opened before the Fifa World Cup. A shopping complex is within walking distance.
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Free internet
Wifi
Pool
Babysitting
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Airport transportation
Business Centre with Internet Access
Laundry service
Paid wifi
Outdoor pool
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Air conditioning
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Fernando Jacks wrote a review Feb 2021
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I'm not sure if the smoke detector in the hotel was working, because there was a strong smell of smoke coming in through the extractor fan in my room. The room itself was spotlessly clean and the fact that the window opens on such a wide angle allows plenty of fresh air to come in. Security at the gate was stern yet courteous and this made me feel safer, especially with the company car parked outside.
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Date of stay: January 2021
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Trip type: Travelled on business
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Response from Public Relations Manager, Agency / Consultant at Road Lodge Southgate
Responded 4 weeks ago
Thank you for staying with us and for the constructive review. We look forward to having you stay with us again soon.
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Michael wrote a review Dec 2020
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Visitors were in the hallways without masks alcohol was being consumed in the walkways fights were breaking out so we left and a full refund was approved.i would not recommend staying at the road lodge as the staff themselves said that this happens very very often.
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Date of stay: December 2020Trip type: Travelled with family
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Response from CLHG Marketing, Owner at Road Lodge Southgate
Responded 05 Jan 2021
Thank you for choosing Road Lodge Southgate and for taking the time to review your stay. Please accept our sincere apologies for the negative experience you had as a result of noisy guests. Further to your chat with our hotel management, we have addressed the matter with our staff regarding stricter enforcement of Covid-19 hygiene and social distancing protocols and blacklisted the disruptive patrons. We really appreciated your feedback as it assists us in correcting our shortcomings. We hope that you will choose to stay with us again so that we may deliver the service excellence we are usually known for.
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Johan wrote a review Sep 2019
George, South Africa1 contribution
I experienced unbelievable friendly service. Reception(Mpho)noticed that I paid for 2 breakfast’s instead of 1, and offered to reimburse me. Everyone, kitchen staff, cleaners greeted me. Rooms are very clean and new. I had a good experience!!!
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Date of stay: September 2019Trip type: Travelled on business
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Response from The_CLHG_Team, Public Relations Manager at Road Lodge Southgate
Responded 23 Sep 2019
Thank you for staying with us and we are so glad that you had a great stay! We look forward to welcoming you back soon
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Lindiwe wrote a review Jul 2019
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Bad service ever experienced. Toilet was blocked, there were not bathroom towels and bath amenities. TV was not working. All issues were reported but no one bothered to fix them. I don't think I'll go back soon
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Date of stay: July 2019Trip type: Travelled as a couple
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Response from The_CLHG_Team, Public Relations Manager at Road Lodge Southgate
Responded 24 Jul 2019
Thank you for staying at Road Lodge Southgate and we are saddened to learn that you experienced several difficulties during your stay. These challenges should have been addressed immediately, as high standards of service excellence and product are what we strive to offer. We will address the matter with the team and ensure that maintenance and housekeeping matters are attended to. Please accept our sincere apology and we hope you will reconsider and stay in one of our hotels again in the future.
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Glbtrttr6 wrote a review Feb 2019
London, United Kingdom101 contributions23 helpful votes
Started an overland South Africa trip with a night here. More motel than lodge or hotel but functional. Room small, dark but functional. Breakfast is very small selection, pastries, cereal and coffee but all you need.
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Date of stay: November 2018
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Trip type: Travelled solo
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Responded 08 Feb 2019
Thank you for staying with us and we are so glad that you had a great stay! We look forward to welcoming you back soon.
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PRICE RANGE
US$39 - US$48 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
LOCATION
South AfricaGautengGreater JohannesburgJohannesburg
NUMBER OF ROOMS
118
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Frequently Asked Questions about Road Lodge Southgate
Which popular attractions are close to Road Lodge Southgate?
Nearby attractions include Hector Pieterson Museum (5.8 km), Mandela House (5.5 km), and FNB Stadium (5.6 km).
What are some of the property amenities at Road Lodge Southgate?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include a pool, airport transportation, and a business centre.
What are some restaurants close to Road Lodge Southgate?
Conveniently located restaurants include Robby's Place, Sakhumzi Restaurant, and Wandies Place.
Are there opportunities to exercise at Road Lodge Southgate?
Yes, guests have access to a pool during their stay.
Does Road Lodge Southgate have an airport shuttle?
Yes, Road Lodge Southgate offers an airport shuttle for guests. We recommend calling ahead to confirm details.
Are there any historical sites close to Road Lodge Southgate?
Many travellers enjoy visiting Mandela House (5.5 km), Walter Sisulu Square (5.9 km), and Credo Mutwa Cultural Village (7.5 km).