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Pietermaritzburg
Reviewed 28 September 2015

The staff are wonderful.The room was big with lovely bed and linen.Breakast and dinner excellent.Bathroom on the small side but it is an old building.Dressing table had good lighting and an extra mirror.Security good.

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Felipe_Costa_10_2ND, Director of Sales at 10 2nd Avenue Houghton Estate, responded to this review

Good Day Mari Thank you for taking time to review our beautiful Boutique Hotel. We are glad to hear that you enjoyed your experience with us. thank you for the "room tip". Your valuable input will assist us in achieving our motto of “Gracious Living In Luxury” We look forward to having you stay with us again soon. Gracious regards!...

Reston, VA
Reviewed 11 September 2015

I just spent 4 nights at the Houghton Estate with friends and we thoroughly enjoyed it. The hotel is comfortably elegant inside and out. The grounds are beautiful and well kept. The rooms are spacious and well appointed. The meals provided in the small restaurant were well prepared. The staff are friendly, competent and very accommodating. Should I return to...

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Felipe_Costa_10_2ND, Director of Sales at 10 2nd Avenue Houghton Estate, responded to this review

Good Day Linda Thank you for taking the time to review our hotel and share such kind words, especially from a well-travelled guest. We are pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us, and we look forward to having you stay with us on your return to South Africa. Gracious Regards 10 2ND AVENUE HOUGHTON ESTATE Management and Team

Cape Town Central, South Africa
Reviewed 9 September 2015

I recently organised a private event at the hotel, and it was so easy to manage with the help of the excellent staff! It was like they predicted my needs before I had them and that decreased my stress tenfold! Thank you for the exceptional service and an event that was a great success! I was surprised to see how...

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Felipe_Costa_10_2ND, Director of Sales at 10 2nd Avenue Houghton Estate, responded to this review

Good Day Mr Wassy Thank you for taking the time to offer such kind words. We are pleased that your event ran smoothly, and we were able to anticipate your needs and decrease your stress tenfold. We are always willing to cater for our guests, and will do all that is possible to make the event a successful one, and...

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 August 2015

The only downside to our stay was that it was for one night only as we stayed here on our last night in South Africa. From being met at the airport by Darrell, the friendly driver, to enjoying a truly delicious and ample breakfast (fruit, juices, cheeses, pastries and a cooked on demand full English breakfast) we enjoyed the whole...

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Felipe_Costa_10_2ND, Director of Sales at 10 2nd Avenue Houghton Estate, responded to this review

Good Day Cathy Thank you for taking time to review our hotel. We are pleased that you were able to experience the luxury and service we offer our guests. We will welcome you back with open arms on your return, and hope it to be in the near future. We look forward to welcoming you back again soon. Gracious Regards...

Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 18 August 2015

The venue is simply beautiful, the rooms are truly luxurious and the staff are superb and wonderful! A definite two thumbs up for a wonderful venue - not to mention the excellent restaurant and divine meals. Great place to stay for work or even just a break - you feel truly in the lap of exquisite luxury with such friendliness.

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Felipe_Costa_10_2ND, Director of Sales at 10 2nd Avenue Houghton Estate, responded to this review

Good Day Dr Fathima Thank you for taking time to review our hotel. We are very pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us and you had a pleasant experience. We look forward to welcoming you back to our beautiful Boutique Hotel. Gracious Regards 10 2ND AVENUE HOUGHTON ESTATE Management and Team

Bunkerville, Nevada
Reviewed 11 August 2015 via mobile

When I booked a room at the Houghton Estate for our stay in Johannesburg, it had great reviews and beautiful pictures, but when we actually arrived there and saw it in person, I could not believe how nice it was!! We were greeted at the gate by a very nice Gentleman and then by Devin, once we went inside. He...

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Felipe_Costa_10_2ND, Director of Sales at 10 2nd Avenue Houghton Estate, responded to this review

Good Day Thank you for taking time to review our hotel. We are very pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us and you had a pleasant experience. Customer service and satisfaction is one of our priorities and we are happy you were able to experience it. We look forward to welcoming you back again soon. Gracious Regards 10 2ND...

cape town
Reviewed 28 July 2015

This small boutique hotel is absolutely gorgeous - big rooms, underfloor heating, lovely bath products, great food, friendly service. Very tranquil. Beautiful swimming pool and surroundings. The free soft drinks and bottled water in the room is a lovely touch.

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Felipe_Costa_10_2ND, Director of Sales at 10 2nd Avenue Houghton Estate, responded to this review

Good Day Thank you for taking time to review our hotel. The rooms are a larger than regular hotel as we believe our guests want comfort and space, be it for business or pleasure. We are happy to know that you enjoyed the complimentary soft drinks and waters. We look forward to welcoming you back again soon. Gracious Regards 10...

Johannesburg
Reviewed 27 July 2015

Imagine...Not being collected after your wedding by the hotel as promised then they make the bride and groom carry their own bags. Urggh. I don't need to say any more. But breakfast with the family was a common cold experience. This place is way way over rated.

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Felipe_Costa_10_2ND, Director of Sales at 10 2nd Avenue Houghton Estate, responded to this review

Good Day Thank you very much taking time to review and constructively critisise our hotel. It is greatly appreciated. As discussed, we look forward to welcoming you back to 10 2ND AVENUE HOUGHTON ESTATE in the near future. Gracious Regards 10 2ND AVENUE HOUGHTON ESTATE Management and Team

Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 27 July 2015

Had a company meeting for 3 days, had International staff fly in, used their point to point for our travelers. Very efficient and reasonable rates. The Rooms were stunning, food exceptional, Service and friendliness from staff the absolute best... Highly recommend this venue.. everybody went out of their way to make our stay an exceptional one.... Well Done guys....

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Felipe_Costa_10_2ND, Director of Sales at 10 2nd Avenue Houghton Estate, responded to this review

Good Day Cheryl Thank you for taking time to review our hotel. We are pleased to hear that your conference and hosted guests had an exceptional one. We look forward to welcoming you, your company and your international guests back to our beautiful Boutique Hotel. Gracious Regards 10 2ND AVENUE HOUGHTON ESTATE Management and Team

Johannesburg
Reviewed 20 July 2015

I visited this beautiful hotel during last week and was really impressed by the professionalism and quick response I received over emails with regards to booking my accommodation. Once I arrived; I was even more impressed by the friendliness and helpfulness of the staff. This is highly recommendable.

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Good Day Thank you very much taking time to review our hotel, it is greatly appreciated. We are pleased that you had a pleasant experience with us. We look forward to welcoming you again soon. Gracious Regards 10 2ND AVENUE HOUGHTON ESTATE Management and Team

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
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  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Concierge
  • Breakfast included
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
10 2ND AVENUE HOUGHTON ESTATE is an established, 5 Star Boutique Hotel of superb luxury and effortless style in Johannesburg. Nestled in lush, landscaped gardens, it provides gourmet cuisine and warm, South African hospitality. 10 2ND AVENUE HOUGHTON ESTATE has 12 Luxury Rooms, of which 1 is a Family Room, 2 Executive Suites, as well as an exquisite Presidential Suite, which all include Continental & Hot to-order Breakfast, flat screen TVs, full bouquet of DSTV (satellite) channels and the option of under floor heating or a fireplace. The hotel has various boardrooms and from midday guests are served our signature Deli Lunch - making it the ideal location for private affairs, events and weddings for up to 60 guests. For those seeking relaxation, the outside area allows guests to soak up the warmth of the African sun beside the sparkling pool, set adjacent to the juice & non-alcoholic cocktail bar. Evenings are enjoyed in the unique ambience of the veranda, overlooking lush landscaped gardens or indulging in a pre-dinner non-alcoholic drink beside a cosy fire prior to savouring 10 2ND AVENUE HOUGHTON ESTATE's renowned culinary delights. Whether it is for business or pleasure, 10 2ND AVENUE HOUGHTON ESTATE offers guests impeccable, attentive and personalized service while at all times embodying our ethos of "Gracious Living in Luxury". ... more   less 

Additional Information about 10 2nd Avenue Houghton Estate

Address: 10, 2nd Avenue | Houghton Estate, Johannesburg 2041, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Gauteng > Greater Johannesburg > Johannesburg
Price Range: RM735 - RM1,025 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — 10 2nd Avenue Houghton Estate 5*
Number of rooms: 15
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10 2nd Avenue Houghton Estate Hotel Johannesburg
Hotel Style:
#4 Business Hotel in Johannesburg
#8 Romantic Hotel in Johannesburg
#10 Family Hotel in Johannesburg
#19 Luxury Hotel in Johannesburg
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