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Livingston, United Kingdom
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69 reviews
24 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I stayed here for 2 nights in October whilst visiting family. The staff are all extremely friendly & helpful. I stayed in one of the classic rooms & was very impressed. The room was huge, as was the bathroom which benefitted from a walk-in shower & a bath. The room itself was very clean & nicely decorated. While I don't... More 

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Hillcrest, South Africa
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90 reviews
23 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

The room we were booked into was spacious and we were impressed with how neat and spotlessly clean everything was. We were in the area for business and had booked in for 4 nights. We unpacked, freshened up and left to meet a business associate. When we returned later that evening, prepared for bed, switched on the air-conditioner, we had... More 

Thank Hill_Belle
Jannette K, Owner at President Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Hill_Belle, On behalf of President Lodge, I would like to thank you for staying with us, and for taking the time to write the comprehensive review. We take our guests comments very seriously and will look at every point. Warm regards, Jannette, Elaine and the team More 

Cardiff, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

During our holiday in Africa we stayed three times at the President Lodge and on each occasion our stays got better and better The cleanliness,attention to detail and the professionalism shown by Jannette and Elaine was top clas Nothing was too much trouble from arranging pick ups to and from the airport,,tours ,and dinners The quality and size of the... More 

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Jannette K, Owner at President Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Graciethecat, we are so pleased that you enjoyed your various stays at President Lodge. Thank you for taking the time to write such a detailed review on Trip advisor. We really enjoyed having you here and we hope to have the opportunity to welcome you back again in the future. Warmest regards Jannette, Elaine and the team. More 

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7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

President Lodge is well located in a quiet and safe area and also close to the airport and other popular shopping malls. We stayed there for 7 nights and we received excellent service from all staff. they are all very friendly. The room and surroundings are very clean and well equipped. Breakfast was delicious and served quite fast. The level... More 

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Jannette K, Owner at President Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Stephanie L. Thank you so much for staying with us and for your really lovely and thoughtful review. We are so happy that you enjoyed your time with us and we do appreciate the compliments. We hope to welcome you back next year. Warm regards Jannette, Elaine and the team. More 

Port Elizabeth, South Africa
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13 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

President Lodge is ideally located for business. Close to the airport, CBD or wherever you are going. The owners are definitely dedicated to their guests! We had to catch the early flight out out and without hesitation were offered a lift. That is service👌

Thank riley2013
GeckoandToad, Owner at President Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Sandra. We so appreciate your factual review. It was lovely meeting both of you and we are glad that you were happy with our service! We are looking forward to welcoming you back in the near future. Kind regards, Jannette, Elaine and the team More 

Boulder, Colorado
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4 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our group of 17 stayed here both at the beginning and end of our 3 1/2 weeks in Africa and we each loved it. The staff (four main plus many behind the scenes) took really good care of us by being friendly and concerned and arranging many details for us. The rooms were clean, quiet at night and large. The... More 

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GeckoandToad, Owner at President Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you so much for staying with us and for your really lovely and thoughtful review. We are so very happy that you had such a good time with us and we really appreciate the compliments. We hope you will come back and stay someday. Kind regards Jannette, Elaine and the team More 

1 review
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I can't say enough about how wonderful President Lodge was for my group of 17 people! It is a very small Lodge but has everything a traveler needs to enjoy a longer stay or just for a couple of nights like we did. After just one day the staff knew our names and always attentive and ready to help. The... More 

Thank Kathy G
GeckoandToad, Owner at President Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Kathy. Thank you so much for this wonderfully detailed review of your experience at President Lodge. We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay and really happy that you enjoyed our homemade dinners too. Thanks for also mentioning the service - we will share your review with our team. It was an absolute pleasure having you all here and... More 

Antwerp, Belgium
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30 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 October 2016

Had to stay over for 1 night in JO-BURG, so after searchung the internet i descided to do so in The Presidents lodge. Contact before and after the booking very nice and friendly. They picked me up on arrival and dropped me off the next - early - morning at an extra cost. they prepared me a packed breakfast for... More 

Jannette K, Owner at President Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Ivo. Thank you very much for your valued review. We appreciate the time you took to write it. Kind regards. Jannette, Elaine, Marinus and the team. More 

Boulder, Colorado
1 review
Reviewed 13 October 2016

Our group of 17 stayed here twice (at the start and end) of our Africa vacation. The rooms were good sized and clean. The staff treated us like family and made sure that everyone was taken care of. The food they prepared for breakfast and dinner was out of this world. They also helped us coordinate various day trips and... More 

Thank Karen Q
GeckoandToad, Owner at President Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Karen, Thank you for your wonderful feedback. We are delighted to know that you felt at home and taken care of. We truly work hard as a team to achieve this and it is great to know that we are on the right path. We are also very happy that you enjoyed the food! Thank you again, it was... More 

Erie, Colorado
1 review
Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

I stayed here with a group of 17 friends from Colorado and everyone loved the place. This Lodge feels more like a bed and breakfast than it does a hotel. The staff cooks breakfast and dinner for you and treats you like family. The place was clean and comfortable and the staff went out of their way to help us... More 

Thank scottfromerie
GeckoandToad, Owner at President Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Scott, thank you so much for your review! We are thrilled that you enjoyed your stay with us and felt welcome. It was a pleasure having you and we truly hope to welcome you back soon! Warm regards to Kathy. Jannette, Marinus, Elaine and the team. More 

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  • Wheelchair Access
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
President Lodge is an up market guest house only 8 km from OR Tambo International Airport. This modern lodge welcomes corporate clients, overseas guests and visitors seeking affordable luxury accommodation in a tranquil setting close to Johannesburg. We offer fourteen elegant en-suite rooms, each individually decorated with attention to detail and a personal touch. All rooms have private entrances, mini bars, air-conditioning, DSTV, Wi-Fi Internet access, tea and coffee making facilities and safes. There is secure parking for all our guests.Full English or Continental breakfasts are served in our elegant dining room or in a more relaxed atmosphere around the pool. We also offer gourmet dinners on prior arrangement.President Lodge offers an executive air-conditioned conference room set up in a boardroom style. The Boardroom can accommodate groups of up to 10 delegates and is fully equipped with an electronic data projector, a screen and a white board or flip chart. The swimming pool and entertainment area create a tranquil atmosphere to relax after a long flight or a day at work.Our staff's commitment to service excellence makes our establishment the perfect accommodation for business people who need to be close to the major business areas around Johannesburg and the airport, as well as for overseas and local travelers who would like to stay a little longer.Airport transfers and day trips are arranged on request. ... more   less 

Additional Information about President Lodge

Address: 9 President Road | Eastleigh, Edenvale 1609, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Gauteng > Greater Johannesburg > Edenvale
Price Range: RM232 - RM330 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — President Lodge 4*
Number of rooms: 14
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“Avoid the rooms facing the parking area as the cars returning at night can disturb you”
 of 5 bubbles Hill_Belle, 22 Nov 2016 | Read review
“I'd ask for the pool-view rooms. The other rooms on the property are just as well appointed but the view is better at the pool.”
 of 5 bubbles Z1560QZkathyg, 1 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Room 1 has a great bathroom, great views of the pool and lots of cupboard space”
 of 5 bubbles HeatherO843, 3 Oct 2016 | Read review
“all the rooms are well situated”
 of 5 bubbles tokiniainarandria, 27 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Ask for one of the rooms away from the pool. Slight early evening noise with people walking through the area.”
 of 5 bubbles SafariM, 9 Mar 2016 | Read review
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