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  • Excellent15%
  • Very good8%
  • Average15%
  • Poor23%
  • Terrible39%
  • 11 Nov. 2015
    “The beds are incredibly uncomfortable”
  • 17 Apr. 2015
    “It's an option I suppose . . .”
Corner of Riviera Road and Main Road Killarney, Johannesburg South Africa See on map
AMENITIES
Wifi
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Family Rooms
Bar/Lounge
Kitchenette
Concierge
4 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 12 November 2015

Although the apartments hint at luxury and are nicely kitted out, with a great view in rooms on higher floors, the main thing of our experience was the poor quality beds which led to a bad night sleep. Not luxurious at all. The beds creaked,...More

Thank KimKappa
Reviewed 18 April 2015

Mrs AfricanTravel was on a training course - so I booked Urban Hip so that we would be close to the venue and she could avoid JNB traffic in the mornings and evening. It's something of a strange place - the 'suites' are spacious but...More

1  Thank africantravel
Reviewed 2 January 2015

Splice is an anomaly. When I first set eyes on the building I couldn't understand the slew of bad reviews. The structure is architecturally fascinating and obviously took great care to design and build. At a quick glance at the room it was also hard...More

Thank atroxian
Reviewed 11 July 2014

If you are looking for an extended stay location, this is one of the few options available and at a nice rate. We blended our time for cooking and eating out, nice to have the option to eat in the room when traveling with children....More

Thank AndrewJernigan
Reviewed 5 April 2014

These are apartments and not a hotel, so that's the first thing to understand. Bernard is professional and a gem. The carpets are dirty, the towel have seen better days and are rough and no longer white in colour, the block is really in need...More

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Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Bar/Lounge
Concierge
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Self-Serve Laundry
Beachfront
Room Service
Free Parking
Restaurant
Spa
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
9
Location
South Africa > Gauteng > Greater Johannesburg > Johannesburg
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
9
Location
South Africa > Gauteng > Greater Johannesburg > Johannesburg
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Room Tips
"Higher rooms have good views"
KimKappa
11 Nov. 2015
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"Higher rooms would probably get more of a breeze in summer, bearing in mind the lack of aircon."
zimsean
13 Mar. 2013
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"The pool / bar area cannot be accessed by wheelchair. They don't control the noise the kids make at the..."
LynneS109
6 Jan. 2012
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