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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It's very old hotel with very old towels. The shower door when closed after its impossible to open it. Cleaning lady cleans room very bad, they change bed wearing 1 times per two weeks. When is raining in Johannesburg in room is very cold. I can't advice this hotel to no one.

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Grahamstown, South Africa
Reviewed 10 January 2017

Lovely venue and setting, but with some problems. No towels in apartment. Phoned reception and they brought 4 hand towels. I objected and two big ones arrive. objected again and a third one arrives............excuse was that the laundry was not back yet (late afternoon???) Showers were downright filthy and looked like they were last cleaned months ago......more toys out of...

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Harare, Zimbabwe
Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

This is the second time we've stayed here and I don't believe it will be the last. The apartments are conveniently located in Sandton, walking distance from Sandton City and Gautrain station among several amenities. The apartments are well furnished with all the necessary utensils, Dstv and Wifi.The staff are friendly and helpful, there is ample parking,beautiful gardens and it...

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CapitalVilla_Hydro, General Manager at The Capital Villa, responded to this review

Dear "MsTM199" Thank you for choosing to book and stay at The Capital Villa. Thank you very much for the lovely review you have given us. I am delighted to hear that this is the second time you have stayed with us and that you enjoyed the location, services, facilities and staff. I am also very pleased to hear that...

Swindon, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 November 2016

Really great place in the centre of Sandton, excellent facilities, great gardens, and superb breakfasts. Really good value for money, friendly and helpful staff, thoroughly recommend. I will be back...

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CapitalVilla, General Manager at The Capital Villa, responded to this review

Dear Mr. Hughes Thank you for choosing to book and stay at The Capital Villa. Thank you for the lovely feedback on your stay with us. I am delighted to hear you had such a wonderful time and enjoyed the facilities. We look forward to welcoming you back in the near future. Kind Regards Lindsay Wright General Manager The Capital...

Greater Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 2 November 2016 via mobile

Centrally located in Sandton, with 5mins taxi to train station, this hotel allows you to stay in a one bedroom apartment with all amenities just like you home. If you looking for privacy that standard hotel don't give, and you want to cook your own meals,this is a great value for money. I was there for a week on a...

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CapitalVilla_Hydro, General Manager at The Capital Villa, responded to this review

Dear "Bade A" Thank you for choosing to book and stay at The Capital Villa and for taking the time to review your stay with us. Thank you very much for the great review you have given us. It is lovely to hear that you enjoyed our location as well as our apartments, amenities and facilities. We aim to provide...

New Delhi, India
Reviewed 1 July 2016

I stayed from 18 June 2016 stay was pleasant weather was perfect cold and sunny through out. Location is perfect 10 mtns walk from nelson Mandela square and 20 rand taxi fare on uber. Other place are near by we went to golden reef city amusement park which a good attraction with kids.

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CapitalVilla, General Manager at The Capital Villa, responded to this review

Dear "Puneet" Thank you for taking the time to provide us with feedback on your recent stay at The Capital Villa. I am delighted to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us and that our product as well as the location of our property met your expectations. We truly appreciate appreciate your feedback and look forward to welcoming you...

Seattle
Reviewed 19 May 2016

Our 2 bedroom, 2 bath apartment was super clean, looked new with all needed amenities, free wifi and very close to the Nelson Mandela Square and the joburg malls, restaurants. My 2 boys loved the Aston Martin, McLaren showrooms across the road. Very safe, although we didnt venture beyond 9 PM. Our apartment was on the 3rd floor with no...

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CapitalVilla, General Manager at The Capital Villa, responded to this review

Dear "SeaGal" Thank you for taking the time and effort to provide us with feedback on your recent stay at The Capital Villa. I am delighted to hear that you and your family enjoyed the two bedroom apartment that you stayed in and that our product as well as the location of our property met your expectations. We truly appreciate...

Cape Town, South Africa
Reviewed 10 May 2016

We stayed 2 nights in a 2 bedroom apartment and were completely blown away with the exceptional service. The apartment was perfect, the service is even better. We also opted to have breakfast every morning, which excellent value for money and very tasty. We would recommend The Capital Villa on all counts, we have found a favourite place to stay...

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CapitalVilla, General Manager at The Capital Villa, responded to this review

Dear "Lameesahcamroodien" Thank you for taking the time and effort to provide us with feedback on your recent stay at The Capital Villa. I am very pleased to hear that you enjoyed the apartment that you stayed in as well as our breakfast. I am also delighted that our staff delivered on the high level of service we strive to...

Durban, South Africa
Reviewed 3 May 2016

The worst place to ever stay - the word filthy doesn't even do justice to this place. the bathrooms were slimy and slippery - fungus. the kettle had worms in it. we were given a can of doom to use for the cockroaches and ants. the rooms were not cleaned daily. towels that was left to be changed was neatly...

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CapitalVilla, General Manager at The Capital Villa, responded to this review

Dear "Revellr2016", Thank you for taking the time and effort to provide us with feedback on your recent stay at The Capital Villa. I am very disappointed to hear that you had such an unpleasant stay with us. Please accept my sincerest apologies for the inconvenience and poor service you experienced during your stay with us. At the Capital Villa...

Reviewed 22 April 2016

Thank you to the friendly, welcoming and helpful staff who made our stay memorable. The manager on duty was extremely helpful and the kitchen saff prepared a lovely breakfast for us. The 2 bedroom apartment we stayed in was very comfortable, spacious and clean. A great place to stay if you looking for peace and tranquility :-)

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Stay vibrant. Stay where you count. The Capital Villa offers great value in the heart of Sandton. This three-star rated establishment is perfectly positioned to put you in the centre of Joburg's vibrant business, shopping and style hub. Step inside any one of our villa style apartments, set amid soothing gardens - and you'll feel the change of pace. Instantly. Relax at the end of a hectic day by taking a splash in our soothing outdoor swimming pool. Start the day in our breakfast room and get charged up to take on any challenge. Chilled. Spacious. Fresh style. Simple sophistication. Every comfort. Every convenience including complimentary parking, complimentary laundry, complimentary scheduled transfers to Sandton as well as complimentary Wi-Fi access throughout your stay. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Capital Villa

Address: Rivonia Road | Sandown, Sandton 2196, South Africa (Formerly Villa Executive Apartments)
Region: South Africa > Gauteng > Greater Johannesburg > Sandton
Price Range: $135 - $211 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Capital Villa 4*
Number of rooms: 35
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“For a small family with small child 1 room apartment is also fine. Rooms are big .”
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“The back is quieter as the front has traffic noise.”
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