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18 Aug 2017
“You will want to keep this place your secret!”
29 Jun 2017
“Home away from home ”
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Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
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Reviewed 18 August 2017

This place is the only B&B I will stay in when in JHB. I feel silly telling all you fellow travellers about this place because I would hate to have it overbooked when I come back! So ssh... about this diamond in the JHB rough....More

Thank NovaMaverick
Management response:Responded 20 August 2017

Wow, thank you so much for the thoughtful and positive feedback! We have developed Festina Lente Guesthouse with painstakingly detail and love over the years and it is a great honor to share it with our guests. With deep gratitude Elna van Niekerk

Reviewed 30 June 2017 via mobile

This little treasure is in the perfect location for central travel in Sandton. The hospitality was warm and the service great! The room was clean and luxurious. There's nothing the owner didn't think of, everything you need is available in your room. Breakfast was delicious...More

Thank Ronelle M
Management response:Responded 1 July 2017

Thank you very much for the wonderful review Ronelle. It was an utmost pleasure hosting you and hope we can welcome you back soon. With deep appreciation. Elna

Reviewed 29 November 2016

For the weary traveler looking for a peaceful haven in the northern suburbs of Johannesburg, look no further than Festina Lente; several units set amongst indigenous shrubbery, the units are all quirkily decorated in a French bohemian theme. Original works of art and antiques randomly...More

Thank jeremyhwright78
Reviewed 31 October 2016

Festina Lente is an owner managed b&b. It is a truly wonderful little spot, with luxurious quirky decor, and attention to detail. The rooms are beautifully and individually decorated and everything has been thought about: from bottled water to plug adaptors, to luxurious linen, to...More

Thank Bevie777888
Reviewed 30 October 2016

Gorgeous breakfast in bed and a chilled out place. Hiccup with the gate (repaired within the day) and to be aware that there are big dogs on the property. Otherwise, enjoyed the time, and would recommend the place.

Thank Selena T
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Free Parking
Breakfast included
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Free Parking
Breakfast included
Multilingual Staff
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