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Reviewed 18 October 2016

Nestled in Benoni is this really quaint Guesthouse. I stayed in a nice spacious room with good wifi and really the presentation was always neat and tidy. Lovely breakfast and dinner if requested. (I never ate dinner) Fantastic hospitality by the live in owners.

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Michelle S, Owner at Avoca Lodge, responded to this review

Many thanks for staying with us Mark, its was great to have met you and all the best for the rest of the year. Thanks for the great review Kind regards M

Balgowan
Reviewed 25 September 2016

A friend and I again spent a week at Avoca Lodge whilst attending classes - what a lovely place it is. Michelle's breakfasts are fantastic, and she happy to cater dinners for us as well. What a pleasure to come home to a peaceful, quiet "home base" and to a dinner cooked to perfection. Good accommodation, wonderful hosts, and very...

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Michelle S, Owner at Avoca Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your wonderful and warm comments. It was so good to have you all back with us and we certainly loved the cheerfulness that you bought to Avoca Lodge. Till next time. God bless Mx

Bologna, Italy
Reviewed 8 September 2016

Wonderful and very well cared for B & B conveniently located close to OR Tambo. Country style accommodation in quiet location Very nice rooms, all with independent entrance leading onto a beautiful garden with pool Excellent security and AWESOME breakfast. Definitely great value

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Michelle S, Owner at Avoca Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you so much for you lovely comments Gilda. Great that you came to stay with us and to experience our hearty breakfasts. Enjoy the rest of the "short" year ;-)

Mesa, Arizona
Reviewed 7 September 2016

We stayed at this lodge prior to starting our safari. It was a wonderful guest house and with outstanding accommodations. Breakfast was more than we expected and very tasty. Michelle, the host, makes you feel at home and like part of the family. This is a must if you are looking for a place to stay in Johannesburg and close...

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Michelle S, Owner at Avoca Lodge, responded to this review

It was so good to have met you two. Loved hearing about your travels and the future ones to come. Look forward to you next visit. Take care.

Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 6 September 2016

The people were very warm and friendly the food with absolutely divine and a very pleasant stay, the rooms with cosy the general ambience of the accommodation was great, located close to my destination.

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Michelle S, Owner at Avoca Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you Peter for taking the time to do a review on Avoca Lodge. It was wonderful meeting you and I wish you all the best in your endeavours. Till next time. Cheers - Michelle

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Reviewed 22 July 2016

Clean and nice rooms, spacious, well equipped. Didn't try the pool, winter time is too cold. We were picked up from the airport, introduced to south african cuisine (delicious) and even driven the next day to Pretoria. Thank you Michelle!

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Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa
Reviewed 18 July 2016

Michelle is a fantastic host, making sure you feel at home! The accommodation was neat, clean and comfortable. Breakfast was superb! The property is large with lovely open space. Very quite and tranquil.

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Michelle S, Owner at Avoca Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Warren, Thank you for posting a comment on our Trip Advisor page. It was a pleasure to have you stay with. We hope and pray that all works out according to plan for the rest of the year. Till next time - Ciao

Cape Town
Reviewed 1 June 2016

Phinominal stay, clean, quiet and a delicious breakfast. I will recommend Avoca Lodge any day. The rooms are spacious and well equipped with all required amenities. Truly a plesant and delightful stay.

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Michelle S, Owner at Avoca Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to post a review on Avoca Lodge. We are extremely happy that you had a good stay with us. Regards - Michelle

Knysna, South Africa
Reviewed 30 May 2016 via mobile

An amazing Bed & Breakfast. The owners are so friendly, the food is awesome, rooms are neat and tidy, belongings are and you the most important thing is; you feel safe aswell. This place makes you feel like you are not even close to JHB. Love it!!

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Michelle S, Owner at Avoca Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you Danie for posting us a brilliant review on Trip Advisor. We try to make an effort in making all our customers feel at home and the trick is to feed them well ;-) Thank you for staying with us. Good luck for the rest of the year. Kind regards Michelle

Pretoria
Reviewed 9 May 2016

What a lovely place . Clean and neat . Great breakfast . Attended a wedding in the area and this was the perfect place to overnight .Owners made us feel welcome and I would recommend it for sure . Thank you

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Michelle S, Owner at Avoca Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you so much for giving us a great review Corne. We strive to make Avoca Lodge a place of rest with good vibes and great food. Till next time. Regards - Michelle

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Additional Information about Avoca Lodge

Address: 148/1 Avoca Road | Nortons Home Estate, Benoni 1501, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Gauteng > Greater Johannesburg > Benoni
Price Range: $48 - $90 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Avoca Lodge 3.5*
Number of rooms: 6
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