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    Foxwood House

    13 5th Street | Houghton, Johannesburg 2198, South Africa
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    • Terrible7%
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    Free Wifi
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    Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

    Foxwood House is a beautiful venue to attend a conference or meeting at. The food they make is pretty good, but the highlight of the space is the incredible garden and the interesting old house. The garden makes one feel like you’re on holiday in...More

    Thank Nicola K
    Response from Pieter d, Owner at Foxwood HouseResponded 3 days ago

    Thank you. We could not hope for a more charming description of the old manor house and gardens. As you may have guessed, some of the trees are as old as the house itself, and we cannot take the credit. Mother Nature plays a dominant...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    I stayed at Foxwood for six nights, and also hosted a weekend event, in September 2017. It was wonderful to be in a relaxed and rustic setting in Joburg and I was sorry to leave this sanctuary. Nikita, Dombi, Clayton and everyone were most welcoming...More

    Thank dansa940
    Response from Pieter d, Owner at Foxwood HouseResponded 5 days ago

    Recognition is so welcome and so much appreciated - in any walk of life and also in ours. Not to mention Simon's response to an extra long walk as reward! Nikita and all the Foxwood staff enjoy so much receiving such a kind note. Thank...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    You would never say that there is naturally beautiful and tranquil environment. situated in-between a residential area, until you have been there too experience it. The Staff is friendly , service excellent and the preservation of the historical heritage makes it even more amazing.

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    Thank 684basild
    Response from Pieter d, Owner at Foxwood HouseResponded 1 week ago

    Our most sincere thanks! Good service is always a two-way affair between us and our most treasured asset - our clients!

    Reviewed 5 April 2017

    Foxwood House: I don’t normally write to TripAdvisor. As I told the following story to my wife she urged me to respond to what we perceive as undeserved comment,. As I opened TripAdvisor I stumbled over an unfair review from a female who stayed at...More

    Thank andriaan414
    Response from Pieter d, Owner at Foxwood HouseResponded 7 April 2017

    We at Foxwood House appreciate the time and effort that went into your review more than we can ever express. The charm of the place is something quite unique in the world of hospitality, and your keen observation and pleasure you derived from your visit...More

    Reviewed 31 March 2017 via mobile

    Staff was great, they however neglected to mention that there was no water since days before we arrived. Television did not work and milk was placed in a open coffee mug. Support staff was wonderful and the atmosphere and gardens was delightful.More

    Thank 707mandiec
    Response from Pieter d, Owner at Foxwood HouseResponded 3 April 2017

    Thank you for your feedback. I deeply regret that milk was offered in a coffee jug, and we are aware of a TV set not working on arrival in one of the suites. We did manage to sort it out within two hours. I am...More

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Room Service
    • Restaurant
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Banquet Room
    • Conference Facilities
    • Room Service
    • Airport Transportation
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Restaurant
    Details
    • Price range
    • USD 93 - USD 143 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Family Rooms ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 11
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