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bloemfontein
Reviewed 5 June 2016

beds need to be changed and service was excellent anyway, parkings must also be upgraded to accommodate other cars as they are small especially underground one. Tv channels are limited must have open view. rooms very clean for now. thanks for the accommodation U provided for me

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Bernice V, Manager at Hotel 224, responded to this review

Good morning, Thank you for your review and feedback - please note that the pillars in the basement parking are structural and can not be moved. We have alternative parking available in Leyds street - the parking bays in Leyds street are bigger that the basement parking bays. The rooms are being renovated at the moment - part of the...

Polokwane, South Africa
Reviewed 31 May 2016

The best amongst the best situated at great location.The hotel has variety of food to choose and friendly staff that are going an extra mile to ensure your stay is comfortable.Great view of Union buildings within reach.

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Bernice V, Manager at Hotel 224, responded to this review

Good morning, Thank you for your review, we are very pleased to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us. We look forward to hearing from you soon. Warm regards Bernice

Montpellier, France
Reviewed 24 May 2016

I stayed at this hotel several times. This is my hotel of choice whenever I travel to Pretoria. I like the service and hotel and food prices. The rooms are smart. Staff is so friendly. As security is a big issue in South Africa, don't walk outside the hotel at night with valuables.

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Bernice V, Front Office Manager at Hotel 224, responded to this review

Good afternoon, Thank you for your review, we are very pleased to hear that you enjoyed your stay at our hotel. We are looking forward to your next visit. Warm regards Bernice

Gaborone
Reviewed 16 April 2016

There has been a deliberate move to improve in the area of food, furniture and service delivery since our last visit in October 2015. We were delighted to note that our preferred floor (14th) did not have smokers as opposed to our previous visit in December 2014.

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Bernice V, Manager at Hotel 224, responded to this review

Dear Guest. Thank you for your positive comments. I am so glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us! I hope your next stay and just around the corner. Call us if there is anything we can help you with.

Cape Town Central, South Africa
Reviewed 5 April 2016

I frequent this hotel as part of my work in Pretoria. Hotel224 have definitely improved all round. Staff are ALL friendlier, the food is fantastic, rooms clean and well-maintained and I can only attribute this to good management. Thank you again! Best views of the Union Buildings especially at night are from the North East corner.

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Bernice V, Manager at Hotel 224, responded to this review

Dear Guest. We appreciate your positive feedback about our hotel. We do take pride in catering to our guests’ needs the best way we can. If you’re traveling to our area gain soon, don’t hesitate to call us.

Durham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 February 2016

I stayed here for four nights on a business trip, attending a conference elsewhere in the city. Initial impressions were not promising as my reservation, made on my behalf, was somehow unretrievable in their booking system, even though other colleagues' reservations for the same event made by the same person were fine. Anyway, I finally got a room on the...

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Bernice V, Manager at Hotel 224, responded to this review

Good afternoon Vanessa, Thank you for your review. At the outset I must apologize for the bad experience during you last visit at hotel 224. It was brought to management's attention to resolve. It is our goal to delight and offer best customer service to all our guests but should we fail to do so we endeavour to rectify our...

Ithaca, New York
Reviewed 2 February 2016

Location (it turned out) was terrible. Many people, including hotel staff, advised not to walk off hotel grounds, ESP at night. And to not show a camera or cell phone, etc. Entire block (and adjoining blocks had every building surrounded bu substantial steel fences topped (and often at the base as well) with concertina style razor wire. Every entrance to...

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Bernice V, Manager at Hotel 224, responded to this review

Good Afternoon Cibling Thank you for your review. It is a standard hotel policy of any hotel to caution tourists when exploring the city by foot and also to refrain from displaying cameras etc. as it will mark you as a tourist – Tourists are normally targeted as they carry a lot of valuables with them. We also caution guests...

Polokwane
Reviewed 30 November 2015

The place is easy to find with the information boards. The service was excellent together with dedicated staff members The parking facilities is secure, with enough security in the premises,patrolling

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Bernice V, Manager at Hotel 224, responded to this review

Good afternoon, Thank you for your feedback, we are pleased to hear you enjoyed your stay with us. We look forward to hearing from you again soon. Warm regards Bernice

Phuthaditjhaba, South Africa
Reviewed 15 November 2015

bad reception.i made a booking for 2015-11-11 and confirmed my booking through telephone on 2015-11-10 that i will be arriving on the said date but on my check in date i was told to find another accommodation as the hotel was fully booked whereas i made a prior booking

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Bernice V, Manager at Hotel 224, responded to this review

Good morning, At the outset I must apologize for the bad experience during you last visit at hotel 224. It was brought to management's attention to resolve. It is our goal to delight and offer best customer service to all our guests but should we fail to do so we endeavor to rectify our mistakes. I assure you that since...

Cape Town Central, South Africa
Reviewed 17 October 2015

I previously gave Hotel 224 a good rating on TripAdvisor. I regret to change my view - I was very disappointed when I requested a meal to be delivered to my room due to very late arrival (midnite) due to the M1 bridge collapse in Johannesburg and the fact that I had to collect a colleague. This never happened despite...

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Bernice V, Manager at Hotel 224, responded to this review

Good morning Elroy, Thank you for your review and responding to my e-mail. We are very sorry to hear that we failed you in our service, Hotel staff and management are committed to offer the best service to our clients. It is our goal to delight and offer best customer service to all our guests but should we fail to...

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Amenities

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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Meeting Rooms
  • Room Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Free Breakfast
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Hotel 224 is a breath of fresh air in the Pretoria three-star accommodation landscape and will surpass your every expectation. Its ideal location in the heart of the Capital City affords guests effortless access to world-class shopping destinations, cultural institutions and sport stadia. When it comes to business, the Hotel 224 provides an optimal solution. Corporate guests are not only close to major corporations and business districts, but are also provided with the finest in meeting facilities, reliable wireless connectivity throughout the building and bespoke dining options. The elegantly appointed guest rooms with luxurious double or twin bedded accommodation offers both business and leisure travellers stylish comfort with modern amenities. The majority of our rooms feature spectacular cityscape views overlooking the vast metropolis and its landmark structures such as The Union Buildings, which are particularly impressive at night.The Hotel 224 is an establishment that aspires to impress you, and it will. As an established privately-owned-and-managed business, the hotel exudes warmth that remains unmatched by cookie-cutter enterprises. Contemporary and comfortable interior spaces, friendly efficient service, affordable rates, innovative business solutions and superb dining await you. The Hotel 224 - your first visit will not be your last. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel 224

Address: 596 Francis Baard Street | c/o Leyds & Francis Baard Streets, Pretoria 0007, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Gauteng > Pretoria
Price Range: RM200 - RM267 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel 224 3*
Number of rooms: 224
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“Which ever side of the hotel you are on, you have great views of the Union Building at least. The higher, the better.”
 of 5 bubbles Kiama2013, 27 Oct 2016 | Read review
“I loved the room it was quite beautiful and safe doors. They must just repair that chair and shampoo dispenser ”
 of 5 bubbles benedictenyengelem, 18 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Go elsewhere. But if you must, the even numbered rooms high up in the building have a lovely view of the Union buildings.”
 of 5 bubbles marionf112, 8 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Find another hotel......”
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“very clean and looked unto”
 of 5 bubbles 812lgp, 5 Jun 2016 | Read review
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