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Overview
22 Riboville Road Johannesburg, Midrand 1683 South Africa See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Airport Transportation
3.5 Star accommodation
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About
Description
We chosen the name - BY BUSH TELEGRAPH - to our guest house because it refers to communication. We hope that after you experienced our outstanding accommodation, quality comfort and memorable guest service and ...More facilities, then you will spread the word on our behalf. Our beautiful quirky Sardinian styled guest house stands out like a white jewel in the green countryside of the Randjesfontein Equestrian Estate in the centre of Midrand. Our accommodation is a rural country haven that is conveniently located to where you need to be and yet gives an escape to unwind after a hard working day. Relax in our cozy railway-sleeper Pub. Enjoy your favorite nightcap upstairs on one of our decks with lovely views. Indulge yourself in our home-cooked dinners served in our restaurant, pub. Take a dip in our inviting swimming pool. Take a walk in our luscious gardens. "We look forward to exceeding your expectations and delivering a standard of service that separates us from the ordinary." Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Room Service
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Restaurant
Airport Transportation
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Shuttle Bus Service
Beachfront
Spa
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
15
Price range
US$53 - US$63 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
South Africa > Gauteng > Greater Johannesburg > Midrand
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was looking for a place close to Midstream, Centurian. Tripadvisor showed The Bush Telegraph Lodge to be near. It turned out to be a 30 minute trip in traffic. It’s tucked away in the security village of Randjiesfontein with its entrances on the southern...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great service and still respected to allow for privacy. Homely experience where you are you feel at home. Room and surrounding area clean and well maintained with secure parking. Dinner was excellent which was home made.

Thank Michelle P
Reviewed 9 August 2018

If you need to be guaranteed a quiet night's sleep in an extremely comfortable bed, , then this is definitely the place to stay! I have some horrid memories of attempts at sleep in Pretoria downtown hotels. This was by far one of the best...More

Thank Trish G
Reviewed 24 July 2018

Thank you Angela and Anto for a very welcoming and hospitable stay. Love your venue and ideally situated for anyone doing business in Midrand. Your breakfast was world class and I will definitely be back.

Thank SimonR3720
Reviewed 12 July 2018

The facility was clean and the staff were very friendly and willing to help. I enjoyed my stay and I believe it was good value for money. Only complaint was the rooms are cold but compinsated by electric blankets

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"Homely and private"
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"The one near reception had a huge bath,but ones at the back have lovely verranda to sit out on😀"
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