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Highgrove Guesthouse

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Berlin, Germany
1 review
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We choose Highgrove Guesthouse just for a stopover before our departure from Joburg airport. But it was so nice that our friends stayed the hole day in the guesthouse with it's nice pool and big garden. Not to forget the warm welcome and support by Allison, who cared about all our wishes.

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Reviewed 23 September 2016

My Mom and myself attended a conference in Sandton.. Highgrove is perfect for location. Breakfast was tasty and it was so lovely to sit outside and view the beautiful garden. The rooms are comfortable and enjoyed the facilities. Vehicles are parked safely inside the premises. Very friendly and helpful staff. Most definitely will re-visit when in the area and will... More 

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Highgroveguesthouse, Manager at Highgrove Guesthouse, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to send your review. It was such a pleasure having you stay and we really hope to see you again in the near future. More 

Hoedspruit, South Africa
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Reviewed 15 July 2016

Lovely Guesthouse with pretty garden and well appointed rooms. Have stayed before. Once up stairs where the rooms was smaller and this time in a ground floor room which felt bigger and had a covered patio opening onto the garden. Both time I have a bathroom with shower. I opted not to have breakfast this time but I know the... More 

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Highgroveguesthouse, Manager at Highgrove Guesthouse, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to write a review. It was lovely to have you stay with us again. Next time you stay with us please be sure to request a coffee plunger for you room as we always like to accommodate our guest’s special needs. Looking forward to seeing you again soon! More 

White River, South Africa
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 July 2016

This is a lovely venue in an upmarket and quiet location and but for a few small details, it could be really good. The quality and size of the towels is definitely not up to 4 star standard. The breakfast was adequate but not nearly as good as other places of similar price in the area. Chipped breakfast bowl, no... More 

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Highgroveguesthouse, Manager at Highgrove Guesthouse, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review and giving us your feedback. Although it seems that we dropped the ball on this occasion we do pride ourselves on our service and quality of accommodation. We recently had our annual review with the Tourism Grading Council and received a very favourable four star rating. However, we appreciate your... More 

Virginia Beach, Virginia
1 review
Reviewed 18 April 2016

A lovely stay in a beautiful well-maintained setting. Chris was very helpful and even called Uber on one occasion to transfer the family to a friend's house. He refused to accept reimbursement for the expense.

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London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 3 December 2015

I had the pleasure to stay over an extended period at highgrove guesthouse. Chris and Allison were great hosts and the house is very comfortable. I would definitely stay there again. The guesthouse is located in Morningside, which is a pleasant neighborhood and close to Sandton.

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Highgroveguesthouse, General Manager at Highgrove Guesthouse, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review. It was such a pleasure having you stay. Hope you have a wonderful festive season and we hope to see you again in the new year. More 

Cape Town, South Africa
1 review
Reviewed 19 November 2015

I stayed a night at Highgrove Guesthouse in mid October, and my stay was very pleasant. My room was spacious and comfortable, with a lovely bathroom and shower, and a balcony overlooking the garden. Breakfast next morning was superb - everything from fresh fruit, yoghurt and cereal, to a delicious cooked breakfast. Little touches like rustic bread rather than standard... More 

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Highgroveguesthouse, General Manager at Highgrove Guesthouse, responded to this review

Thank you so much for such a wonderful review. We are so glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay and look forward to the next time you visit. More 

Silver Spring, Maryland
1 review
Reviewed 5 November 2015

Our stay at Highgrove could not have been more pleasant. Personnel were warm, gracious, and very helpful. The accommodation and the grounds were beautiful. It was paradise to sit out on the patio for breakfast each day. Special food requests were met, and the daily offerings were perfect. I don't have one complaint about Highgrove. If you don't have a... More 

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Highgroveguesthouse, Manager at Highgrove Guesthouse, responded to this review

Thank you, Karen, for such a wonderful review. It was such a pleasure having you stay with us. Great pity about the All Blacks beating South Africa in the semi-final :). I really hope that you enjoyed the rest of your holiday. Hope to see you again in the near future. More 

Durban, South Africa
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Reviewed 3 September 2015

Every day felt like I was at my own home - could not ask for better..... The service, the rooms, the food - everything was great!! Location is very central and the neighbourhood is lovely and quiet....

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Highgroveguesthouse, Manager at Highgrove Guesthouse, responded to this review

Always a great pleasure having you stay with us, We look forward to your next visit. More 

Zurich, Switzerland
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 June 2015

Great Guesthouse. Well located in Sandton. The room was quiet and comfortable + The service was very good. Creative and patient to fix my power plug issue + getting food delivery arranged. Excellent breakfast. Anytime again.

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Highgroveguesthouse, Manager at Highgrove Guesthouse, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review. It was great meeting you and we look forward to your next visit. More 

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  • Free Parking
  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
This stylish Georgian house offers elegant en-suite bedrooms, each with balcony or patio, overlooking the garden and swimming pool. All bedrooms have TVs, DSTV and wall safes. Highgrove also provides an ideal stopover for the leisure traveler with facilities which include a swimming pool, ample off street parking and WI-FI internet. Airport transfers can also be arranged and laundry is done on request. Guests at Highgrove can be assured of receiving personal attention in this exclusive upmarket setting. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Highgrove Guesthouse

Address: 1 Side Road | Morningside, Sandton 2196, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Gauteng > Greater Johannesburg > Sandton
Price Range: €98 - €98 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Highgrove Guesthouse 4*
Number of rooms: 7
Also Known As:
Highgrove Guesthouse Sandton, Greater Johannesburg, South Africa
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