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Reviewed 27 November 2017

I stayed a couple of days in the guesthouse. My room was very large and had everything you need from good bed, desk to work from, lazy cauch and fully equiped kitchen. So also great for longer stays I imagine. Lovely and very helpful hosts, really thinking with you on how to make the most of your stay. Also enjoyed a dip in the saltwater pool in the wonderful garden

Room Tip: Room 4 is very large and comfortable
  • Stayed: November 2017, travelled on business
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Thank Saskia & Hilmar V
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pamelamary52, Owner at Amanzi Guest House, responded to this reviewResponded 3 December 2017

Dear Saskia
It was wonderful to meet you and thank you so much for taking time out of your busy schedule to write a review on Amanzi. I am so pleased you found your room had everything you needed - good bed and desk and lazy couch!! (Yes, the kitchnette is convenient for people who stay some weeks and even months)
Also glad you had time for a dip in the pool! Since you left we have had tons of rain, not conducive to swimming!
Hope we see you at Amanzi another time!
Warm regards from Pam, Rob and the Amanzi team.

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Reviewed 20 November 2017 via mobile

Beautiful and spacious apartments, lovely garden, delicious breakfast and super hospitable and friendly hosts! I stayed here on a short business trip to Jo’burg, but would also highly recommand this guest house for a longer stay.

Stayed: November 2017, travelled on business
Thank Merel B
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pamelamary52, Owner at Amanzi Guest House, responded to this reviewResponded 22 November 2017

Hello Merel
Thank you so much for taking the time to write a review - and so happy you enjoyed your apartment, the garden and breakfast! We really hope you will be able to spend a little more time with us when next you are in Johannsurg!
Take care!
Pam, Rob and the Amanzi team

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Reviewed 12 November 2017

I thoroughly enjoyed staying at Amanzi. The location was perfect for my needs; I loved the beautiful stone buildings, the garden with its huge Jacaranda tree which helped to instil a sense of calm after stressful work days; my room was beautiful and convenient and I slept so well in the comfortable bed; the wifi was great; and Pam and Rob were so kind and helpful.

Stayed: November 2017, travelled on business
Thank MargaStoffer
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pamelamary52, Owner at Amanzi Guest House, responded to this reviewResponded 13 November 2017

Dear Marga
It was a pleasure to meet you and have you stay at Amanzi - thank you for taking the time out of your busy life to write a review on Amanzi, and for your kind words. We, the Amanzi team, are so happy you found the garden destressing, and calming! I hope you will stay with us again when you are next in Joburg!
Warm regards from all of us
Pam

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Reviewed 12 November 2017

We spent 3 amazing weeks in Amanzi Guest House when we first moved to South Africa. We felt absolutely at home with Pam & Rob who are incredibly warm and caring hosts. A lovely green, quiet and magical place which our 20-month daughter explored every day and enjoyed. Very child friendly, safe and comfortable, with a beautiful garden and impressive bird life. Excellent location near Hyde Park mall while at the same time very tranquil and relaxing. We loved our stay and we miss the place already!

  • Stayed: October 2017, travelled with family
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Thank EkaterinaMihajlovic
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pamelamary52, Owner at Amanzi Guest House, responded to this reviewResponded 13 November 2017

Dear Ekaterina
Thank you so much for your lovely review - we enjoyed getting to know you a little more each day, especially Nicky.:) I am so happy you felt comfortable at Amanzi. What fabulous words to describe Amanzi : ä lovely green, quiet and magical place!
I am sure we will keep in touch with each other, and wishing you all the best in your new home.
Warm regards from us all
Pam and Rob

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Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

People who like books are the best kind of people. People who like books and create beautiful spaces, oases from the city - the kind of space that makes you feel like you are on a retreat - are better. Amanzi is an oasis and a perfect place to relax or work from. The light and space in the loft is amazing, the bed super comfy, and the wifi very fast. Pamela and Rob were helpful with recommendations and made a great breakfast (home baked bread, eggs, great mushrooms, yoghurts - the lot!). They even went above and beyond to jumpstart our car. We definitely would come back to stay, and recommend to others.

Stayed: October 2017, travelled as a couple
Thank Bantam_Hen
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Pamela K, Owner at Amanzi Guest House, responded to this reviewResponded 23 October 2017

Dear Bantam-hen
Guests who enjoy books are great, but guests who read and travel are the best!
It was fun to talk and share books read, And you are our first guests from Panama too!
So happy you felt that Amanzi was an oasis in the city, and you were super comfortable.
It’s really encouraging when guests feel so at home in this city which gets such bad press.
Thank you for your lovely review, and Rob and I hope our paths cross one day again. You know you will always be welcome to stay at Amanzi!
Warm regards
Pam

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