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Thatchfoord Lodge

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10/05/2017 11/05/2017
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Munich, Germany
Reviewed 2 April 2015 via mobile

What a lovely little location within striking distance of everything Jo'burg has to offer. The Lodge is actually a sprawling complex of 2-3 buildings (half a dozen rooms) within a gated community near Sandton that abuts a rushing stream. The river delivers wonderful sound and birds, so if you squint your eyes, you could almost imagine you're back in the...

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Zurich, Switzerland
Reviewed 22 March 2015

We spent a week at the Thatchfoord Lodge and felt welcome from the moment we stepped in. We were 4 adults and 3 children. The two ladies Pearl and Joyce were very friendly, warm and had an heart for children. Every morning at breakfast we got suprised with a specialty from the kitchen which was highly appreciated. I got inspired...

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Thank afrospirit
Stockholm, Sweden
Reviewed 16 January 2015

Had a wonderful stay at Thatchfoord Lodge in Sandton, South Africa. The hosts, Joyce and Pearl were lovely, friendly, kind and very helpful ladies. The rest of the staff were also very helpful and friendly. The nature and surroundings were beautiful and the pool was awesome. The breakfast was excelent. All in all a great place to unwind and relax...

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Thank Cheryl A
Reviewed 4 January 2015

Can't thank Pearl and Joyce & their staff enough for helping to make our family holiday one to remember forever. Delightful rooms, exceptionally attentive staff and a jaw dropping location all added up to make Thatchfoord a MUST if you're looking to stay in Joburg. The Willows room with it's open terrace was perfect for catching late afternoon sun, and...

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Thank Graeme B
Cape Town, South Africa
Reviewed 12 December 2014

The lodge is situated on the banks of a little river. I spent a number of evenings walking or jogging along the green strip that runs past at the bottom of the garden, which is a fantastic setting along with easy access to Rivonia road and all that Sandton has to offer. I stayed in the Noka room, which has...

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Lacey, Washington
Reviewed 15 November 2014

Our first introduction to South Africa was here at Thatchfoord. The staff/ owners Pearl and Joyce were so hospitable. The room was spacious and the thatched roof made the room feel cozy. The breakfast was wonderful. They even made sandwiches for us when we arrived late after a very long two days of traveling! Oh and they served vegetarian fare...

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Hamm, Germany
Reviewed 15 November 2014

A very nice and quiet B&B in Sandton with familiar atmosphere. After a very affectionate reception we stood three nights in the Willows room. -very good breakfast -refreshing and clean pool -good starting point for day trips in the Jo'burg surroundings and Jo'burg itself -safe parking and lodge is located in a guarded area -midsize malls with restaurants and facilities...

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Thank Dominik S
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 13 November 2014

We spent three nights at Thatchfoord with our two young children during a brief stay in Johannesburg in October. We were made to feel extremely welcome and arriving late at night in pouring rain, appreciated the help unloading the car under the cover of umbrellas!! The rooms were very comfortable and spacious and the breakfasts were great: lovely fresh fruit,...

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Thank Sophi M
Reviewed 7 November 2014

Charming and quite place. Clean rooms, good breakfasts and excellent service. Comfortable parking. Safe place located close to medium-size mall with several restaurants. Highly recommended for a day or longer stay.

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Thank Adam G
Reviewed 27 October 2014

We stayed at Thatchfoord Lodge for 6 days. What a pleasure it was. The owners and staff were so friendly and helpful. The accommodation was fabulous. Our room looked out over the Pool. We had more than enough cupboard space, a private bathroom with a modern bath, a large shower and toilet. In addition the room as a small two...

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Thankyou very much for taking the trouble to post a review regarding your recent stay. We really appreciate your input greatly.

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  • Free Parking
  • Pool
  • Breakfast included
  • Free Internet
  • Restaurant
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
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  • Free Parking
  • 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: €67 - €107 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Thatchfoord Lodge 4*
Number of rooms: 9
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