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Mauritius
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15 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 15 May 2016

Perfect location,easy walk to Rosebank Mall and Gautrain. Crisp white linen,large comfy rooms, amazing lounge and honesty bar, beautiful garden and swimming pool . The best guest house in Jozi! I love it here and Jeremy and team are the perfect hosts. Delicous creamy scrambled eggs on wholewheat low gi toast, I look forward to this breakfast every morning! Classic... More 

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15 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 September 2014 via mobile

This guesthouse offers great facilities, friendly service, great location in the gorgeous leafy Parktown North. Short drive to Sandton business hub and all major amenities eg shops, resturants etc. Decent wifi for busines. 24 hour security.

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Thank Jamie N
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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30 reviews
16 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 10 May 2014

This is a brilliant guesthouse - clean, beautiful, and excellent location right near Rosebank and Parkhurst restaurants. The staff truly go above and beyond - no ask is too great, no detail is forgotten. Decor is modern and relaxing, rooms and bathrooms are spacious, and the grounds and common areas are truly lovely. It's a home away from home. Only... More 

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New York City, New York
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10 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 December 2013

As a boutique hotel reviewer, when I travel outside of work, I spend hours researching a place to stay. To say that I am fussy would be an understatement. Q on First had all the promise of my type of place - small, personally run, a great location, beautiful gardens, somewhat secluded, high-design without the interiors overwhelming - and all... More 

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Thank Antonia S
Oslo
1 review
Reviewed 19 September 2013

Me and my colleagues stayed here for almost a week and enjoyed it very much. The staff and owners were warm and welcoming. The rooms were large with comfortable beds and we used the common areas every night for work and dinner. It almost felt like a home away from home. Ray even took us on a guided tour for... More 

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Thank Anders G
Durban, South Africa
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120 reviews
29 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 July 2013

As a tour operator who has spent a lot of nights in different places around South Africa, I spent 1 night at the Q on First Guesthouse and I found it to be very pleasurable, and the hospitality was incredible, rooms were excellent, beds nice and soft, the breakfast was mouth watering and I think it was a mistake to... More 

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Fletcher, North Carolina, United States
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14 reviews
8 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 14 July 2013

You know you're in a great place when the worst thing you can say about a hotel is that the staff was TOO attentive. The only reason I left off the fifth star is that since there were so few guests, I felt a bit like the staff was sort of keeping tabs on us. When we decided on a... More 

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Thank Stevie C
Perth, Australia
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19 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 July 2013

We were booked into another hotel near the Q in first and Ray did our transfer on their behalf, on arrival @ 5:30am from Australia the hotel we were booked into was locked up and we couldn't contact the owners, Ray kindly offered to take us back to his Guest house Q on first and we were very impressed by... More 

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Thank Angnev62
Johannesburg
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14 reviews
8 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 3 June 2013

I found this place while browsing the Internet, looking for a reasonable B&B to crash for 2 nights while my windows were being replaced as part of a major renovation. I was a little apprehensive as I'd never heard of it but the pictures looked good and the lady on the phone sounded nice. Pulling into the carpark I was... More 

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Thank Jane E
London
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6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 31 March 2013 via mobile

Based on a friend's recommendation, we stayed here at the start and end of our South Africa trip. I think I would describe it more as a boutique hotel than a B&B! The room (and in fact the whole place) is very stylish and spacious and the owners are very welcoming. They were particularly accommodating when we wished to spend... More 

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Additional Information about Q on First

Address: 39a First Avenue East | Parktown North, 2001, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Gauteng > Greater Johannesburg
Price Range: RM462 - RM507 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 13
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“Ask for a suite. Worth the extra.”
 of 5 bubbles JaneE120, 3 Jun 2013 | Read review
“All rooms are very recommendable. The whole area is very quiet!”
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 of 5 bubbles jfsgermanyRastatt, 20 Nov 2012 | Read review
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