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Ilali Guest House

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19 Chester Road cnr 3rd Ave, Parkwood, Johannesburg 2193 South Africa See on map
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Room Service
Fitness centre
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Reviewed 8 October 2018

We had a wonderful stay for 4 nights at the Ilali. Our room was so inviting & comfortable & had beautiful decor. Hannia, the owner, & her entire staff couldn't do enough for you. Tracey was so sweet & Hannia also arranged for a driver,Fiselani,...More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank Diane W
Response from HanniaW, Owner at Ilali Guest HouseResponded 12 October 2018

I am so glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us! Thank you also for taking the time to explore Joburg with such enthusiasm.

Reviewed 23 November 2015

The pictures on the website were very inviting and the decor looked stunning. I must say that this was not quite the same in reality. The house is very old and could really do with some work. The entrance hall is dark, walls painted in...More

Date of stay: November 2015
Thank Purplebirdie
Reviewed 5 November 2014

Well I overnighted in Johannesburg on 21st October.Hania the proprietor of this lovely establishment was so caring and as they say went the extra mile.Met and collected me at Roebank Station.Took me back next day to Station.Lent me a computer-gave me a bag for some...More

Date of stay: October 2014
Thank Antonos11
Response from HanniaW, Owner at Ilali Guest HouseResponded 10 November 2014

Thank you for your kind review !

Reviewed 3 April 2014

I live in Joburg, but often need to accommodate clients or recommend a place to stay to like minded creative people from all over the world. Ilali has become the place to stay for some really great artists, writers, Journalists, film producers and 'other interesting...More

Date of stay: October 2013
Thank Marianne F
Reviewed 21 January 2014

Staying here for the second time and think this will become my home away from home. Great rooms, very spacious. Beautifully decorated - colourful and fun and very tasteful. Best beds and lovely linens. Massive bathrooms with great products. Beautiful breakfast and staff. Close to...More

Date of stay: January 2014
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Ilali is a small boutique guest house for visitors to Joburg who want to retreat to a comfortable and safe space after dipping into the city’s vibrant business or social life. The house has an old Joburg aesthetic More with a contemporary edge, reflecting local art, craft and interior design. The five generous en-suite bedrooms are well appointed, with crisp linen, satellite TV, tea and coffee tray, magazines, and a laptop safe. Less
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Room Service
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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South Africa > Gauteng > Greater Johannesburg > Johannesburg
Number of rooms
South Africa > Gauteng > Greater Johannesburg > Johannesburg
Traveller (6)
Room & Suite (18)
Dining (1)
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30 July 2016|
Response from HanniaW | Property representative |
We do not have a pool , but the local Municipal pool is 3 blocks away.
16 January 2015|
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Response from HanniaW | Property representative |
Thank you for your inquiry. We have 6 individual en suite rooms and they are all different sizes. There are coffee/tea trays in each room and 4 of them have fridges. William's room has 2 separate rooms ( the 2nd room... More
Room Tips
"All Rooms seemed good to me."
5 Nov. 2014
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"this is a guest house, not a hotel. Make yourself at home and just relax"
3 Apr. 2014
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"The Courtyard room is very private."
30 Oct. 2012
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"I stayed in The Sweet, which is spacious with a stand alone luxurious bath in the room. My colleague stayed..."
2 Mar. 2012
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