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Reviewed 12 October 2014

This was a great place to stay in Johannesburg. My husband and i were there for two nights before heading off to Kruger National Park....Pearl was a wonderfull host and cooks a great breakfast.......the room was just beautiful,clean,and well appointed would recomend to all ...Pam Australia

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Norma32746, Owner at Thatchfoord Lodge, responded to this review

Thankyou very much for your feedback.We absolutely enjoyed having you at Thatchfoordlodge and would love to host you again in the future.

Cherry Hill, New Jersey
Reviewed 10 October 2014

I just returned from South Africa and 11 days at this beautiful little bed and breakfast. Joyce and Pearl looked after my every need. They found me a driver from and back to the airport - ask them for Kuda and his telephone number. When I wanted to tour the Rhino and Lion Sanctuary Kuda agreed to take me, drive...

Thank LenEsq
Norma32746, Owner at Thatchfoord Lodge, responded to this review

We really enjoyed having you at Thatchfoordlodge and it is absolutely wonderful to receive your feedback We pride ourselves in excellent service and would love to host you again in the future

Reviewed 9 September 2014

My husband and I stayed at the Thatchfoord Lodge for a night this August. We were so happy to have stayed! Our flight got into town late and Pearl met us at the gate. She got us to our room and we went right to bed. There was hot water bottles in our bed and the heater was going as...

Thank MrsHollinger
Norma32746, Manager at Thatchfoord Lodge, responded to this review

Good evening, Thank you for choosing Thatchfoord Lodge. We enjoyed hosting you and is looking forward to see you again in the future. Warmest Regards

Reviewed 4 September 2014

I planned a two weeks trip to Johannesburg. I went trough all the B&B all over Sandton and Rivonia, to be honest Thatchfoord was the best. First of all Joyce and Pearl, the two lovely ladies whom there to help you and makes everything comfortable for you. They treat you very well and you feel you're at home. The price...

Thank Am78In
Norma32746, Owner at Thatchfoord Lodge, responded to this review

Good morning Amin, Thankyou very much for your review of Thatchfoordlodge.We absolutely loved hosting you and most certainly would love to be of service to you in the future. Kindest Regards from us all

Manila, Philippines
Reviewed 13 August 2014

We stayed for 6 nights in August 2014 and had a good stay. The team is great and nothing is too much trouble. Pearl & Joyce are lovely. The lodge is well located and we felt safe throughout our stay there. Breakfast is good and is always offered with a smile and friendly conversation, so it was very relaxing. It...

1Thank SashAndy
Norma32746, Owner at Thatchfoord Lodge, responded to this review

Good morning,Thankyou very much for your review.We appreciate your comments and certainly look forward to host you in the future

Reviewed 3 August 2014 via mobile

It stayed there an entire week when I went on business. The food is excellent.The place is well located. All major restaurants and fast food places are well within reach. The people there go out there way to make the place feel like home.I will recommend this place to everyone going to Johannesburg.

1Thank Kenneth N
Lagos, Nigeria
Reviewed 26 June 2014

My family and I stayed at this B&B and had a wonderful vacation. Joyce and Pearl were so nice and very helpful. We really felt at home. The environment was nice, calm and safe. We got a very warm reception by the entire staff. It is an ideal place for a family vacation.

2Thank Oyiwoja
Cape Town, South Africa
Reviewed 5 June 2014

I have reviewed this BnB before, a year ago and have changed my rating from a 4* to a 5*. Check-in was simple, everything was ready for me to sign. From the time I arrived until I was in my room was no more than 2 minutes. The room was large, with a full kitchenette. The heater had already been...

3Thank Rabia F
Reviewed 4 June 2014

Joyce and Pearl went out of their way to make our visit extremely pleasant and enjoyable aallowing us to host visits from family and friends in very beautiful landscape. The Sand river allows a walk with nature. Thank you for making our stay so welcoming and friendly.

1Thank Jeffrey M
Waldorf, Maryland
Reviewed 3 June 2014

This was my first time staying at the Thatchford Lodge and I must say it was a very pleasant experience. The location is clean, beautiful, quiet and peaceful. Pearl and Joyce were wonderful hosts, all of the staff from the cook, the gardener, the night security and cleaning staff were friendly and helpful. There was a good variety of breakfast...

1Thank Mckinabry

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  • Free Parking
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  • Breakfast included
  • Free Internet
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Free Internet
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  • Breakfast included

Additional Information about Thatchfoord Lodge

Address: 53 Crassula Avenue | Morningside Manor, Sandton 2196, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Gauteng > Greater Johannesburg > Sandton
Price Range: RM321 - RM515 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Thatchfoord Lodge 4*
Number of rooms: 9
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