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Four Seasons Hotel The Westcliff Johannesburg

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67 Jan Smuts Avenue Westcliff, Johannesburg 2193 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
  • Paid stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms
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Updated 20/09/30 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
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Updated 20/09/30 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.

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#6 of 93 hotels in Johannesburg
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Four Seasons Hotel Westcliff Johannesburg welcomes you to a self-contained sanctuary in the affluent Westcliff residential area. Perched on a cliff side, this urban resort offers panoramic views over the dense tree canopy of the city's prestigious northern suburbs. The ambiance is like a sun-splashed Mediterranean village laced with courtyards, fountains and gardens. Fully transformed, the hotel's 117 guest rooms and suites offer cool, contemporary decor inspired by modern Africa. Four Seasons Hotel The Westcliff Johannesburg is a lively social hub for the city's elite, and the first choice for business and holiday travelers - providing a pampering start or finish for a South African safari.
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Property amenities
Free parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Pool
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar / lounge
Babysitting
Books, DVDs, music for children
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Valet parking
Wifi
Paid wifi
Hot bath
Pool / beach towels
Infinity pool
Outdoor pool
Heated pool
Shallow end in pool
Fitness / spa changing rooms
Sauna
Restaurant
Poolside bar
Rooftop bar
Children's television networks
Highchairs available
Shuttle bus service
Business Centre with Internet Access
Conference facilities
Banquet room
Meeting rooms
Photo copier / fax In business centre
Spa
Body wrap
Couples massage
Facial treatments
Foot bath
Foot massage
Full body massage
Hand massage
Head massage
Manicure
Massage
Neck massage
Pedicure
Steam room
Rooftop terrace
24-hour security
Baggage storage
Concierge
Currency exchange
Gift shop
Newspaper
Non-smoking hotel
Outdoor furniture
Picnic area
Sun deck
Sun loungers / beach chairs
Sun terrace
Sun umbrellas
ATM on site
Butler service
Doorperson
First aid kit
Umbrella
24-hour check-in
24-hour front desk
Express check-in / check-out
Private check-in / check-out
Dry cleaning
Laundry service
Ironing service
Shoeshine
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Room features
Allergy-free room
Blackout curtains
Air conditioning
Desk
Coffee / tea maker
Cable / satellite TV
Extra long beds
Walk-in shower
Air purifier
Bathrobes
Dining area
Housekeeping
Interconnected rooms available
Private balcony
Room service
Safe
Seating area
Separate dining area
Separate living room
Sofa
Telephone
VIP room facilities
Wardrobe / wardrobe
Bottled water
Clothes rack
Iron
Private bathrooms
Tile / marble floor
Wake-up service / alarm clock
Minibar
Refrigerator
Electric kettle
Flatscreen TV
On-demand films
Radio
iPod docking station
Sofa bed
Bath / shower
Complimentary toiletries
Hair dryer
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Room types
City view
Landmark view
Pool view
Bridal suite
Non-smoking rooms
Suites
Family rooms
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Great View
Park View
Languages Spoken
English, French, Russian, Arabic and 9 more
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SanPABosDC wrote a review Feb 2021
Cape Town, South Africa185 contributions31 helpful votes
Stunning beautiful views and a great location. We scored the COVID special so two adjoining rooms quite affordably. We were directly above the family pool and a quick walk to the restaurant and reception. I'd stay again if the price is right. The rooms are a tad run down. Both sinks in the bathroom (King room) didn't empty well and the panels on the bathtub (twin-bed room) fell off and scared us at night. Carpets also showing their age, but the linens were perfect. But these things didn't hinder our experience. My only real issue was with the very old french doors that lead to the balcony, which are beautiful during the day but don't keep the noise out at night. Luckily the roads and hotel weren't busy, otherwise, this would have been annoying. Overall the staff made the stay feel safe and clean. The staff knew our names and were helpful. Staff at the restaurant for sundowners and dinner were fantastic.
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Date of stay: December 2020
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Response from Natalie Harrison, Marketing at Four Seasons Hotel The Westcliff Johannesburg
Responded 4 weeks ago
Dear SanPABosDC, Thank you very much for your review and for your valuable feedback. We hope to welcome you back very soon. Kind regards Natalie
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ferdimus0 wrote a review Dec 2020
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I have been in many hotels from Johannesbourg rated 4-5 stars, this one exceed my expectations in terms of architecture, service, location, cleanliness. I will definitely go back again and again. Specially during this pandemic period, they taking care of guest health by applying appropiate jules to protecteur against COVID.
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Date of stay: December 2020
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Trip type: Travelled on business
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Response from Natalie Harrison, Marketing at Four Seasons Hotel The Westcliff Johannesburg
Responded 07 Jan 2021
Dear ferdimus, Thank you very much for such a lovely review and we hope to welcome you back very soon to our Urban Resort. Kind regards Natalie
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Daniel wrote a review Nov 2020
Cape Town, South Africa6 contributions2 helpful votes
Just a perfect stay. And amazing views!!! Good food, nice drinks and a great atmosphere in the whole property. Also a very friendly and well trained staff. I would recommend the Hotel to anybody of my friends.
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Date of stay: November 2020
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Responded 13 Dec 2020
Dear dnl23, Thank you very much for your review and we look forward to welcoming you back to our Urban Resort. Have a fantastic day. Kind Regards Natalie
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Traveller wrote a review Nov 2020
Johannesburg, South Africa8 contributions
Excellent service Definitely an urban oasis that lives up to its promise . The setting and beauty of the hotel is a perfect weekend getaway. The rooms are spacious and comfortable. The views from the restaurant is a gift in itself
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Date of stay: November 2020
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Response from Natalie Harrison, Marketing at Four Seasons Hotel The Westcliff Johannesburg
Responded 23 Nov 2020
Dear Sherpa751225, Thank you very much for your review and we look forward to welcoming you back to our Urban Resort. Have a fantastic day. Kind Regards Natalie
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shauntelambrose wrote a review Oct 2020
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Arrival was well organised, no waiting, room impeccable, the service outstanding, was wonderful for kids and parents, a rare gem. Food was prepared for kids, and served on the outdoor terrace - additional kids bed was made available.
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Date of stay: October 2020
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Responded 29 Oct 2020
Dear shauntelambrose, Thank you for taking the time to send us your review and we are so pleased to read what a fantastic stay you had with us. I will pass onto your compliments to our team members. We hope to welcome you back very soon. Kind regards Natalie
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PRICE RANGE
US$262 - US$458 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
the westcliff by orient-express hotel johannesburg, westcliff hotel johannesburg, westcliff johannesburg
FORMERLY KNOWN AS
The Westcliff
LOCATION
South AfricaGautengGreater JohannesburgJohannesburg
NUMBER OF ROOMS
117
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Frequently Asked Questions about Four Seasons Hotel The Westcliff Johannesburg
Which popular attractions are close to Four Seasons Hotel The Westcliff Johannesburg?
Nearby attractions include HintHunt (4.9 km), Lindfield Victorian House Museum (2.8 km), and Hashtag Escape (4.5 km).
What are some of the property amenities at Four Seasons Hotel The Westcliff Johannesburg?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include a rooftop bar, free wifi, and a pool.
Which room amenities are available at Four Seasons Hotel The Westcliff Johannesburg?
Top room amenities include a minibar, air conditioning, and a flat screen TV.
What food & drink options are available at Four Seasons Hotel The Westcliff Johannesburg?
Guests can enjoy a rooftop bar, an on-site restaurant, and a lounge during their stay.
Is parking available at Four Seasons Hotel The Westcliff Johannesburg?
Yes, free parking, secured parking, and valet parking are available to guests.
What are some restaurants close to Four Seasons Hotel The Westcliff Johannesburg?
Conveniently located restaurants include Plaka Restaurant Cresta, The Grillhouse Rosebank, and The Local Grill.
Are there opportunities to exercise at Four Seasons Hotel The Westcliff Johannesburg?
Yes, guests have access to a pool, a fitness centre, and a sauna during their stay.
Are any cleaning services offered at Four Seasons Hotel The Westcliff Johannesburg?
Yes, dry cleaning and laundry service are offered to guests.
Are pets allowed at Four Seasons Hotel The Westcliff Johannesburg?
Yes, pets are typically allowed, but it's always best to call ahead to confirm.
Does Four Seasons Hotel The Westcliff Johannesburg offer any business services?
Yes, it conveniently offers a business centre, meeting rooms, and a banquet room.
Which languages are spoken by the staff at Four Seasons Hotel The Westcliff Johannesburg?
The staff speaks multiple languages, including English, French, German, Russian, Hindi, Arabic, and Turkish.