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Liz at Lancaster Guesthouse

8.8 km from Johannesburg centre
  • Free Wifi
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
Apr 2 Apr 3
1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
79 Lancaster Avenue | Craighall Park, Johannesburg 2196, South Africa
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    All reviews the blue room b b craighall park garden cottage breakfast patio south africa thought of everything well equipped kitchenette self cater every morning heated floors private patio home away from home fresh fruit salad underfloor heating delicious breakfast attention to detail short drive the main house three nights
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    A wonderful place to stay, this was my first stay and I hope to return! Liz paid attention to all the details starting with our booking, help with pick up, etc. The rooms include all the amenities one would need for a brief stay, including...More

    Response from Liz a, Owner at Liz at Lancaster Guesthouse

    Thank you NDB26 for the great feedback on your stay here. I'm so pleased that it all worked out well. So many guests comment on how wonderful it is to deal with a real live person when making a booking. This way all the details...More

    Reviewed 16 February 2017

    For those seeking a great little stay in Joburg then this is the place for you. Every aspect of our pre booking/pickup and stay with Liz at Lancaster Guesthouse was, in our mind first class. Great location, beautifully appointed rooms and gardens. Could not ask...More

    Response from Liz D, Owner at Liz at Lancaster Guesthouse

    My apologies for the delay in responding. This slipped between the administrative cracks plus there has been so much on culturally in Joburg that I have been playing hookie away from my desk occasionally. Thank you so much for you review of your stay here....More

    Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

    What a magnificent stay! After a 12 hour flight it was amazing to get a room even though we arrived 2 hours prior to check in. Liz greeted us at the door and immediately made us feel at home. The guest house is situated in...More

    Response from Liz D, Owner at Liz at Lancaster Guesthouse

    Thank you Une_Petite_Critique for your wonderful review of Liz at Lancaster. We're so pleased you had a good time and that everything met your expectations (even though you were in the Blue room - the least spacious of our units). We worry sometimes that our...More

    Reviewed 1 February 2017

    This is an excellent B and B guest house in a nice area of Northern Johannesburg. It is well situated and the area is easy to get around (particularly if you use Uber). Shops and restaurants are close by. My wife and I stayed here...More

    Response from Liz D, Owner at Liz at Lancaster Guesthouse

    Thank you LS123_11 for taking the time and trouble to post feedback of your stay here at Liz at Lancaster. Uber has been a great addition to getting around Joburg and it makes a big difference that we are so centrally located. It makes for...More

    Reviewed 25 January 2017

    Rooms are exceptionally clean; beds very comfy. Personal touches in each room; internet, rm safe ample closet space, hand made soaps, tea,coffee and fridge stocked with various drinks; equipped kitchenette. Liz's rm binders with restaurant/tourist info very helpful. Breakfasts were fresh and incredible with "to-go"...More

    Response from Liz D, Owner at Liz at Lancaster Guesthouse

    Thank you so much jjohnsongg6 for your great review of Liz at Lancaster. It is so detailed and itemizes so many of our value-added services. Thank you. And we felt so privileged to be part of your joy and happiness with your new granddaughter. I...More

    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Pool
    • Breakfast included
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    Hotel & Grounds (36)
    Room/Suite (20)
    Dining (12)
    Pool/Beach Area (9)
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    Questions & AnswersAsk a question
    Carrie M
    Hello Liz, have just replied to you , (but think it's under answer questions) just one more thing , will I go direct through you for payment, what rate for 2 rooms for 3 nights arriving on 31 march( we can be a bit flexible with the dates ) thank you , Carrie Mac
    13 March 2015|
    Response from Liz a | Property representative |
    Hi Carrie, Unfortunately I only have one room left from 31st to 3rd April - the blue room (R800 single and R950 double). The best would be to go to my TripAdvisor listing and see my email and web address ( I pay for a... More
    Carrie M
    Hi Liz , hoping to come to jbourg arriving in on the 1st m-arch . Have you got a pool? Can't get onto link for your website is there another name , way on , I should try, thank you Carrie Mac
    9 March 2015|
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    Response from Liz a | Property representative |
    Carrie Hi, Am in process of renegotiating my mobi site so you might not be able to access website from an Ipad or mobile device. But I'm a bit confused as have just got your email and says you want to come on the 1st March... More
    Terry V
    Dear Liz, Thank you for the response. I would like to stay with you from May 28 to 31st, 2015. Would it be better to pay you directly rather than go through a travel site? If so, please let me know how to take care of this. I am really looking forward to coming!! Terry Vartanyan
    29 November 2014|
    Response from Liz a | Property representative |
    Dear Terry, Good to hear from you again. No don't go through a travel website -the best is to contact me directly. Google Liz at Lancaster Guesthouse Johannesburg and my website comes up and you can contact me through this... More
    Room Tips
    "Liz is a great communicator, just ask her for any ideas about your stay."
    Petra87, 1 month agoRead review
    "Depending on the needs of your party, Liz is very good at matching her guests to the appropriate cottage."
    jjohnsongg6, 1 month agoRead review
    "All are probably great but we loved the sage flat"
    TimManchester, 4 months agoRead review
    "I had the Coral Room. The patio had direct sun for parts of the day (I'd ask for this room again) and it..."
    Tburn2016, 5 months agoRead review
    "All of the rooms are great, but if you can get the yellow cottage, go for it!"
    annaelsinclair, 5 months agoRead review
    "All the rooms are unique and have their own private patio with flowers."
    margieusa2016, 5 months agoRead review
    "The guesthouse is quiet and safe"
    mariechristinece2016, 6 months agoRead review
    "We loved our stay in the Coral Room"
    boloca, 7 months agoRead review
    "Loved the Coral suite."
    AntSomersetWest, 7 months agoRead review
    "There are larger studios, smaller studios, a cottage."
    kimtreber, 7 months agoRead review
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