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    Liz at Lancaster Guesthouse

    79 Lancaster Avenue | Craighall Park, Johannesburg 2196, South Africa
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    “the blue room” (13 reviews)
    “b b” (43 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
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    Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

    My husband, my two sons (aged 6 and 4) and I spent two weeks in August staying in the Yellow cottage at this guesthouse. It's rather overwhelming to write a review as there is so much to say about this little gem of a place...More

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    Response from Liz a, Owner at Liz at Lancaster GuesthouseResponded 3 days ago

    Wow! What an amazing review. I think I need you to come and help with our marketing and writing on our website next time you come and stay (which I hope you will! - you said in the review you will!). You have covered everything!...More

    Innkeeper's Favourite Review
    Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

    What a magnificent stay! After a 12 hour flight it was amazing to get a room even though we arrived 2 hours prior to check in. Liz greeted us at the door and immediately made us feel at home. The guest house is situated in...More

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    Response from Liz D, Owner at Liz at Lancaster GuesthouseResponded 15 February 2017

    Thank you Une_Petite_Critique for your wonderful review of Liz at Lancaster. We're so pleased you had a good time and that everything met your expectations (even though you were in the Blue room - the least spacious of our units). We worry sometimes that our...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    I booked into Liz @ Lancaster early September for a very quick stay. I had done my booking over the phone as this was the quickest was as my planning was last minute. I spoke to Liz and she was VERY helpful with accommodating us...More

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    Response from Liz a, Owner at Liz at Lancaster GuesthouseResponded 5 days ago

    Thanks Dozer747 for such great feedback. We're so pleased that you loved staying so much - room size, garden and a great welcome! All good! It is extraordinary how Liz at Lancaster is so close to Rosebank and Sandton but yet is so quiet and...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    I arrived late to Liz's place due to a cancelled international flight. I had arranged an airport pick up and the driver was so patient he waited almost three hours for me to arrive! On arrival Liz was just delightful and everything was perfect in...More

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    Response from Liz a, Owner at Liz at Lancaster GuesthouseResponded 2 weeks ago

    Thanks so much Rae for your wonderfully positive feedback. We are so pleased that it was such a good ending to your amazing 10 week safari adventure. It was a short visit to Joburg but at least it gave you a day or so to...More

    Reviewed 18 August 2017

    I had a great time staying at this lodge a few months ago! I'd definitely recommend this place, great service and warm staff! Great facilities too! Its my first preference when I visit Jo'burg! I will always compare lodges are against Liz at Lancaster, and...More

    Thank Siyanda N
    Response from Liz a, Owner at Liz at Lancaster GuesthouseResponded 4 weeks ago

    Dear Siyanda, We were all so pleased to read your review of your stay at Liz at Lancaster. We are happy that you felt warmly welcomed and were so comfortable here. We always get nervous when guests say things like 'no comparison with other lodges'...More

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Pool
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • USD 84 - USD 109 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 7
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    • Johannesburg
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    Carrie M
    13 March 2015|
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    Response from Liz a | Property representative |
    Hi Carrie, Unfortunately I only have one room left from 31st to 3rd April - the blue room (R800 single and R950 double). The best would be to go to my TripAdvisor listing and see my email and web address ( I pay for a... More
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    Carrie M
    9 March 2015|
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    Response from Liz a | Property representative |
    Carrie Hi, Am in process of renegotiating my mobi site so you might not be able to access website from an Ipad or mobile device. But I'm a bit confused as have just got your email and says you want to come on the 1st March... More
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    Terry V
    29 November 2014|
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    Response from Liz a | Property representative |
    Dear Terry, Good to hear from you again. No don't go through a travel website -the best is to contact me directly. Google Liz at Lancaster Guesthouse Johannesburg and my website comes up and you can contact me through this... More
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