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African Pride Melrose Arch Hotel

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  • Excellent57%
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“melrose arch”(176 reviews)
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Reviewed 14 August 2016 via mobile

We chose the African Pride because of the location, in a wonderful and safe shopping and protected area of Johannesburg. What stood out was a staff that was the friendliest and most helpful ever. After getting settled in the room, I decided I needed a...More

Thank philipstahlphd
Response from APMelroseArch, Guest Relations Manager at African Pride Melrose Arch HotelResponded 27 September 2016

Dear philipstahlphd, We love receiving such heartfelt reviews of our special property and of course our brilliant STAFF! Thank you so very much for choosing to stay with us at the African Pride Melrose Arch Hotel and for taking the time to share your amazing...More

Reviewed 11 August 2016

The hotel is situated in the upscale Melrose Arch shopping center which is centrally located. Many options for dinning and shopping within walking distance. The staff are very polite, friendly, and helpful. The rooms are comfortable. Modern contemporary furnishing with hardwood floors and wood paneling....More

Thank srinds
Response from APMelroseArch, Guest Relations Manager at African Pride Melrose Arch HotelResponded 27 September 2016

Dear srinds, Thank you so very much for taking the time to review our fabulous property! Unfortunately we have not incorporated docking stations in our rooms and we trust that in the near future we will consider such magnificent upgrades. It is highly also unfortunate...More

Reviewed 8 August 2016 via mobile

I enjoyed my stay at the hotel as the service was excellent and so was the breakfast! The staff was very friendly, however I was a little disappointed as I tried calling the reception a few times but only received a person hanging up. Also,...More

Thank 379salwaa
Response from APMelroseArch, Guest Relations Manager at African Pride Melrose Arch HotelResponded 18 October 2016

Dear 379salwaa, Thank you for sharing your experience at the African Pride Melrose Arch Hotel through the Guest Satisfaction Survey. Our Front office TEAM aims to provide our GUEST's with swift and personalized service and it is disappointing to read that you experienced this inconvenience...More

Reviewed 7 August 2016 via mobile

We had stayed at this hotel several years ago and decided to try it again. Centrally located to shops and restaurants this hotel is funky and fun. The rooms are a bit small but have everything you need. The staff was friendly and the free...More

1  Thank Elizabeth S
Response from APMelroseArch, Guest Relations Manager at African Pride Melrose Arch HotelResponded 18 October 2016

Dear Elizabeth S, Thank you for choosing our stunning hotel as your choose of destination and for sharing your experience at the African Pride Melrose Arch Hotel through the Guest Satisfaction Survey. With a mission to provide superior customer service, we take great pride in...More

Reviewed 4 August 2016 via mobile

Stayed at the African Pride Melrose Arch for two nights after arriving in Jo-burg from the States - very nice neighborhood with numerous restaurants within walking distance as well as ATMs. Hotel was quite, modern, and very comfortable. Area surrounding hotel seemed very safe and...More

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Response from APMelroseArch, Guest Relations Manager at African Pride Melrose Arch HotelResponded 18 October 2016

Dear jknd02, Thank you for sharing your experience at the African Pride Melrose Arch Hotel through the Guest Satisfaction Survey. With a mission to provide superior customer service, we take great pride in serving your needs and are delighted to hear how all the elements...More

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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
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Pool
Room Service
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Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Bar/Lounge
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Business Centre with Internet Access
Meeting Rooms
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Concierge
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Airport Transportation
Banquet Room
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Air Conditioning
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Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Outdoor pool
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Price range
US$160 - US$283 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#4 Romantic Hotel in Johannesburg
#6 Luxury Hotel in Johannesburg
#8 Business Hotel in Johannesburg
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Smoking rooms available, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$160 - US$283 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#4 Romantic Hotel in Johannesburg
#6 Luxury Hotel in Johannesburg
#8 Business Hotel in Johannesburg
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Smoking rooms available, Family Rooms
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IrvineJane
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IrvineJane
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Response from DublinHank | Reviewed this property |
We stayed in a room on the first floor and it definitely did not need refurbishing. Our room was really nice and comfortable, everything we needed with a couple of quirky pictures that will make you smile...
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Jill S
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I do not think so, my room didn't!
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"Our room (422) was quite large. Full bathtub and separate large shower. Two sinks, two beds, tv, etc..."
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"Rooms on the south side are quieter, we stayed in a corner suite and is very sunny in the mornings."
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"The front of the hotel faces the sunrise... if you are especially light sensitive, you may want a room on the..."
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