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The Winston Hotel

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11/06/2017 12/06/2017
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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 March 2017 via mobile

More of a local hotel but a very good one. First hotel I've stayed in where there is no bacon available for breakfast - I've stayed in a few! Spacious room with nice view over the quad and swimming pool.

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WinstonHotel342, Guest Relations Manager at The Winston Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Matt Bird, On behalf of The Winston Hotel, I would like to thank you for staying with us and for your feedback. We greatly value of guests feedback, as this allows us to constantly improve. We are glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay. I will discuss bacon being added to our breakfast menu with our management. We...

Reviewed 2 March 2017

I travel a lot for business and I have stayed in many hotels all over the world but none quite as spectacular as this. The Winston hotel is simply beautiful, the rooms are spacious and the beds are extremely comfortable. The service was truly impeccable. The staff always went out of their way to assist me and I really appreciated...

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WinstonHotel342, Guest Relations Manager at The Winston Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Jeremy W, On behalf of The Winston Hotel, I would like to thank you for staying with us and for your kind review. We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your stay and hope to welcome you back again soon. With warm regards, Romi Metta Guest Relations Manager

Hartford, Connecticut
Reviewed 1 March 2017

I loved this hotel - its rooms are spacious and very comfortable , the staff friendly and the hotel inviting and old school. Its close to the shopping centers and we were able to walk over. The food was very good and the hotel is well run and well maintained. There was construction next door - it did not change...

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WinstonHotel342, Guest Relations Manager at The Winston Hotel, responded to this review

Dear whataboutthecustomer, On behalf of The Winston Hotel, I would like to thank you for staying with us and for your kind review. We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your stay and hope to welcome you back again soon. Warm regards, Romi Metta Guest Relations Manager

Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 28 February 2017

We have held our annual organisational meetings at the Winston Hotel for many years. Last year (Jan 2016) was disappointing and this year (Jan 2017) was even worse. We used the meeting room beside the dining hall for three days. The tea time snacks were delicious however our pre-ordered lunch on all 3 days was dismal. The steaks were overcooked...

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WinstonHotel342, Guest Relations Manager at The Winston Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Kaajal R, I would like to start by apologising profusely for your disappointing experience with us. We take our guests feedback very seriously and I have discussed your concerns with both our management team. We have since changed our menus, as we realised it was not up to our generally high standards. We have added additional training for our...

Mexico City, Mexico
Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

Amazing quality of everything - rooms, food, overall. Felt homey and sophisticated at the same time. The gnocchi dish was incredible, the wine list was perfect. Loved the experience and highly recommend.

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WinstonHotel342, Guest Relations Manager at The Winston Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Magendavuri, On behalf of The Winston Hotel, I would like to thank you for staying with us and for your kind review. We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your experience at our hotel and hope to welcome you back again soon. Kind regards, Romi Metta Guest Relations Manager

Vernou-sur-Brenne, France
Reviewed 25 February 2017

The Winston hotel is a charming boutique hotel, i have spent 3 days there The food and services were perfect, the room was big, clean with a Very Nice décoration, I have tasted a big part of the meals they propose, fish, meat and desserts were Very good, they propose some African flavor in the menu which is good when...

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WinstonHotel342, Guest Relations Manager at The Winston Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Vincent, On behalf of The Winston Hotel, I would like to thank you for staying with us and for your kind review. We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your experience at our hotel and hope to welcome you back again soon. With warm regards, Romi Metta Guest Relations Manager

Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

I have know idea how This hotel Can be a 6 star hotel, the rooms are very old and run down and look nothing like the pictures. Also there is a big construction right next to the hotel that is busy from 7 in the morning every day of the week. The pictures is from the so called "courtyard" My...

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WinstonHotel342, Guest Relations Manager at The Winston Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Morten Kaas, The Winston Hotel is a 5 star hotel and this is regulated by the South African Tourism board, we comply with the strict standards and were therefore awarded 5 stars. We have never claimed to be a 6 star hotel. Furthermore, our hotel is 6 years old and our rooms are constantly maintained and have gone through...

New York City, New York
Reviewed 22 January 2017

We were in Johannesburg visiting family, and stayed at the Winston upon arrival from Cape Town! We had them pick us up at the airport which was seamless.... our room was lovely, large and well appointed. We had cocktails on their beautiful terrace, which felt very colonial Africa. Family came there and picked us up and took us out to...

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WinstonHotel342, Guest Relations Manager at The Winston Hotel, responded to this review

Dear DavidcK, On behalf of The Winston Hotel, I would like to thank you for staying with us and for your kind review. We are so glad to hear that you enjoyed your experience at The Winston Hotel and hope to welcome you back again soon. Kind regards, Romi Metta Guest Relations Manager

Florence, Italy
Reviewed 13 January 2017

My stay at the Winston was a very brief one on my way to Cape Town from Johannesburg. The staff was professional and the large rooms very comfortable. Great breakfasts too! I would definitely consider a longer stay in the future.

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WinstonHotel342, Guest Relations Manager at The Winston Hotel, responded to this review

Dear gragra417, On behalf of The Winston Hotel, I would like to thank you for your review and for staying with us. We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your stay and hope to welcome you for your longer stay! Warm regards, Romi Metta Guest Relations Manager

Henley-on-Thames, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 January 2017

We loved the Winston. It has a unique charm. Our room was huge, beautifully decorated with a wonderful view of the garden and poo,l and a very comfy bed. There are several spots to relax in including a bar, lounge and the verandah. The staff were wonderful - welcoming and friendly. We'd definitely recommend it as a place to escape...

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Dear SoTi, On behalf of The Winston Hotel, I would like to thank you for staying with us and for your kind review. We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your stay and hope to welcome you back again soon. With warm regards, Romi Metta Guest Relations Manager

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Breakfast included
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Winston Hotel is an elegant and exclusive luxury boutique hotel located in the vibrant commercial and financial district of Rosebank.We offer hyper-speed internet connectivity, free secure parking and exeptional personal service. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Winston Hotel

Address: No 6 Tottenham Avenue | Melrose Estate, Johannesburg 2196, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Gauteng > Greater Johannesburg > Johannesburg
Price Range: $226 - $294 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — The Winston Hotel 5*
Number of rooms: 30
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#6 Romantic Hotel in Johannesburg
#7 Business Hotel in Johannesburg
#9 Luxury Hotel in Johannesburg
#14 Family Hotel in Johannesburg
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  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

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“Ask for a room far from the building site next door, and you'll be fine”
LINDAF786, 9 May 2017 | Read review
“I was on the ground floor, one of the rooms surrounding the pool and gardens. I suspect they're all great rooms.”
GarryM_12, 20 Mar 2017 | Read review
“We had a room overlooking the pool which was lovely!”
Oxfordshire101, 5 Mar 2017 | Read review
“The whole property has wonderful rooms its a matter of choice”
tonymag1, 28 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Had an upper room with a balcony.....highly recommended!”
ht001, 2 Dec 2016 | Read review
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