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The Winston Hotel

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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good20%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“boutique hotel”(27 reviews)
“rosebank mall”(28 reviews)
“colonial style”(4 reviews)
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

If you like boutique hotels with a distinct designer touch, an intimate setting and attentive service, this is the place for you. Rooms are large and creatively decorated. The gardens, patios and other public areas are lovely. Food is very well cooked with a good...More

Thank lindagilm
Response from WinstonHotelJHB, Manager at The Winston HotelResponded 4 days ago

Hello lindagilm Thank you for joining us on your South African trip. I will pass your kind words on to the team, thank you. We wish you your safe travels back home and hope to welcome you back in the near future. Kindest Regards Felipe...More

Hotel's Favourite
Reviewed 20 May 2018

We had organised pick up by Winston and the driver was waiting patiently with a comfortable limo. Check in was smooth and friendly. The property is colonial style and the rooms are large with plenty of space for opening of luggage. Extremely comfy bed, good...More

1  Thank Dirk W
Response from WinstonHotelJHB, Manager at The Winston HotelResponded 23 May 2018

Good Day Dirk Thank you for taking the time to share your experience with us. We appreciate your kind words. We do hope to have you join us again soon and enjoy the variety or drinks in our cosy bar. Kindest Regards Felipe Costa Operations...More

Reviewed 6 days ago

We stayed at the Winston for 5 nights. The hotel ammenities are excellent, large comfortable rooms an excellent restaurant and wee presented grounds and public areas. More importantly the staff are excellent, nothing is too much trouble for them. We would thoroughly recommend the hotel....More

Thank N1895VNjohnz
Response from WinstonHotelJHB, Manager at The Winston HotelResponded 4 days ago

Good Day N1895VNjohnz Thank you for choosing to stay with us and taking the time to review your stay. Thank you for the kind words and recommendation. We look forward to welcome you back. Kindest Regards Felipe Costa Operations Manager

Reviewed 1 week ago

I have stayed in hotels over the world and this one rates at the top. The only other small hotel that has been nearly as good is "La Cisterna" in San Gimignano, Italy. The rooms are furnished beautifully, the staff is great, the bar and...More

Thank Navigator2120
Response from WinstonHotelJHB, Manager at The Winston HotelResponded 1 week ago

Good Day Navigator2120 Thank you for your kind words. We are pleased that you had a relaxing experience, and we hope to welcome you again in the near future. Kindest Regards Felipe Costa Operations Manager

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I stayed at the Winston during a recent business trip to South Africa. I thought the service was absolutely exceptional. It also goes without saying, The Winston hotel is incredibly beautiful and luxurious and to top it all off they have the most comfortable beds...More

Thank Thomas B
Response from WinstonHotelJHB, Manager at The Winston HotelResponded 1 week ago

Good Day Thomas Thank you for taking the time to share such kind words. We hope to welcome you back on your next trip to South Africa; business or pleasure. Kindest Regards Felipe Costa Operations Manager.

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About
Description
The Winston Hotel is an elegant and exclusive luxury boutique hotel located in the vibrant commercial and financial district of Rosebank.We offer hyper-speed internet connectivity, free secure parking and ...More exeptional personal service. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
Room Service
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Banquet Room
Business Centre with Internet Access
Concierge
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Minibar
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Beachfront
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Romantic
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Luxury
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Family
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Business
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Hotel Style
Romantic
,
Luxury
,
Family
,
Business
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Hotel Style
Romantic
,
Luxury
,
Family
,
Business
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Traveller (127)
Room & Suite (53)
Dining (14)
Pool & Beach (12)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (3)
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sharon050271
30 March 2018|
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Response from WinstonHotelJHB | Property representative |
Good Day We are a short 20 minute drive from the airport. We do offer airport transfers. Email us at reservations@thewinstonhotel. co.za for any further assistance. Kindest Regards Felipe Costa Operations Manager
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Miki B
21 October 2017|
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Response from Jon S | Reviewed this property |
How far is Gabrielskloof? I'm unfamiliar with Gabrielskloof. As to hotel transport, yes, we had arranged airport pickup and train station dropoff. Both were on-time and economical.
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ajamea2016
21 August 2016|
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Response from tourtheworld-74 | Reviewed this property |
You can actually walk from the Gautrain Rosebank station to the hotel in 5 minutes.
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"All rooms are new."
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"Views of the pool are pretty but I think the corner rooms over the carpark are larger"
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"main building first floor"
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"I found the Ground Floor rooms easy access to the pool and courtyard lounge areas."
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