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    Hotel Devonshire

    cnr Jorissen Ave & Melle St | PO Box 31197, Braamfontein 2017, South Africa
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    • Excellent10%
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    • Average16%
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    27 Jun 2016
    “Bad start, good ending!”
    23 Mar 2017
    “Soweto has more dignity in guesting people.”
    Free Wifi
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    Breakfast included
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    Reviewed 23 March 2017 via mobile

    I am still here...just two nights fortunally! I arrived at 2.30 pm (17 march 2017) and I got my room at 6.30 pm because i changed n.4 rooms before getting my final room n.202. No hit,no fun,no wifi,obsolete furniture and no facilities at all.You are...More

    Thank schettinipaola
    Response from Hote1Management, Manager at Hotel Devonshire

    Dear Paola , we profusely apologise for the inconvenience caused during your stay , we are in the midst of renovating our room , which could explain the disturbances during your stay. We aim to improve services , however this should excuse the lack of...More

    Reviewed 27 February 2017 via mobile

    We went to a rooftop wedding near Maboneng and wisely decided to stay over in Johannesburg and ubered back and forth. My friend booked at the Devonshire in Braamfontein - it was a mistake. :-( it provided safe parking , lovely friendly great staff ,...More

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    Response from Hote1Management, Manager at Hotel Devonshire

    Dear Annamarie , thank you for taking the time for giving us feedback on your recent stay. We are in the midst of a complete renovation of the Devonshire and appreciate your feedback immensely , and hope that we are able to regain your interest...More

    Reviewed 6 February 2017

    I have known the Devonshire hotel in Johannesburg for quite some time, knowing of it's rich history back in the day. It's a beautiful old hotel that is quaint and simplistic. The Bar upstairs with the baby grand piano makes for a great ambiance.More

    Thank llywellynfulld
    Response from Hote1Management, Manager at Hotel Devonshire

    Dear Llywellyn , Thank you for taking the time to review The Devonshire Hotel following your stay with us. We thank you for your feedback and our history is definitely our pride in Braamfontein. We value your support and look forward to welcoming you once...More

    Reviewed 7 December 2016 via mobile

    I attended a two day training at the hotel. The hotel is in need of.refurbishing, table cloths with visible stains had not been changed from the previous day. Staff are not visible accept at the food table.no napkins are.available.The food is delicious though.More

    Thank MrsBLM
    Response from Hote1Management, Marketing Coordinator at Hotel Devonshire

    Dear Mrs BLM Thank you for your review following your training at The Devonshire Hotel. We would like to apologise for any inconvenience caused during your visit. We are glad to see you have enjoyed the food. We do hope that you will afford us...More

    Reviewed 19 September 2016

    Set in downtown Braamfontein, the Devonshire is a decent easily accessible hotel that is also a more affordable alternative, especially for groups that need a comfortable and convenient conference venue. The rooms are functional and tidy with climate control and TV. The beds, are cozy...More

    Thank Luc V
    Response from Hote1Management, Marketing Coordinator at Hotel Devonshire

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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Breakfast included
    • Room Service
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Breakfast included
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Room Service
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Laundry Service
    • Banquet Room
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Conference Facilities
    • Babysitting
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Price range
    • US$43 - US$107 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Suites ,
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    • Family Rooms
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    Hi. I've booked this hotel for a 8 night stay I want know if u have received my email and my request. Maritza
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    Room Tips
    "No rooms have views just offices and buildings"
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    "the rooms are spacious comfortable have safes too, i paid about 28.00 night double room with breakfast"
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    "I stayed on the 4th floor and had great views of Johannesburg"
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    "Nos alojamos en la planta 4, habitacion aun sin renovar y algo viejita, pero la cama muy comoda y la ropa de..."
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