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African Rock Hotel

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48 De Villiers Avenue Van Riebeeck Estates, Kempton Park 1619 South Africa See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
5 Star accommodation
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Offers from African Rock Hotel
Special Offer: Free Airport transfers
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Description
This exclusive 5 star boutique hotel is located 10 km from the Johannesburg International Airport, O.R. Tambo in a quiet suburb of Kempton Park away from the flight path of arriving and departing planes. It ...More offers complimentary Meet and Greet as well as return airport transfers. It has quick and easy high way access to Johannesburg, the Sandton area as well as Pretoria. A well established lush tropical garden, a swimming pool and large patio ensures relaxing outdoor living. The interior "look and feel" boosts a successful fusion of African, Western and Oriental design trends and offers a warm, welcoming and relaxing atmosphere. The architecture is contemporary, includes all modern day technologies is practical and comfortable. The hotel also boasts a complete wellness center. The on site restaurant, The Blue Hippo, offers a fusion cuisine. All meals are prepared by a top chef with fresh ingredients and served in a fine dining manner. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Room Service
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Concierge
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Minibar
Outdoor pool
Wheelchair Access
Beachfront
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Luxury
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Romantic
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Business
,
Family
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Hotel Style
Luxury
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Romantic
,
Business
,
Family
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
9
Price range
US$192 - US$342 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
South Africa > Gauteng > Greater Johannesburg > Kempton Park
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Room & Suite (59)
Dining (29)
Pool & Beach (12)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (2)
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We LOVED our stay here at the African Rock Hotel. The food was fabulous, the service was superb and our room was amazing. It has beautiful grounds and a wonderful gift shop. I can not say enough about the service. Absolutely loved our stay here....More

Thank Kathy G
Response from OttiM, Owner at African Rock HotelResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi there Kathy, Thank you so much for your nice words, we appreciate this very much. We are glad that you enjoyed your stay with us and wish you many more Happy Travels!! Otti

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Reviewed 26 September 2017

After arriving in Johannesburg from NY, we stayed one night there to rest before our safari camps. Small, wonderful personalized service. Arrived early in the day and were immediately taken to our rooms. Beautifully decorated, lovely room and surroundings. Garden where you eat, with carved...More

Thank meg714
Response from OttiM, Owner at African Rock HotelResponded 3 October 2017

Dear Meg, thank you for your nice review! I am happy that you enjoyed your brief stay with us and that we could look after you so well. I wish you many more happy travels!! Otti

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a one night stay in Johannesburg due to timing of flights for safari. African Rock Hotel was the perfect place to stay and we loved our time there. We had heard scary things about the airport, and it was incredibly helpful and appreciated...More

Thank Heather A
Response from OttiM, Owner at African Rock HotelResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Heather, Thank you for taking the time to write such a nice review! I am glad that you enjoyed your brief stay here with us! I wish you both many more happy travels as husband and wife!! Otti Meijer

Reviewed 28 June 2018

We arrived in Johannesburg in the early evening and were very happy to have a nearby hotel waiting for us. Our tour operator had arranged transfers to and from the hotel by the hotel staff. This beautiful, artist-driven hotel was such happy surprise. The rooms...More

Thank CincyDan
Reviewed 1 June 2018

This is realy a great place to stay after a long flight (from Munich in our case). Nice afternoon then in the city and a wonderful dinner with extremely nice staff back in the hotel! We are sorry, we just had one night...

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Response from OttiM, Owner at African Rock HotelResponded 19 June 2018
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Danke für Ihre Bewertung. Es freut mich sehr das es ihnen hier bei uns gut gefallen hat. Happy Travels, Otti

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