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Flossie's B&B

04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Please disregard the December 2016 review. When I read it, I thought of canceling my reservation at Flossie's. Thank goodness I didn't. My friend and I spent 4 nights there and were delighted every minute! Florence and her staff are warm and helpful. She even took us on an extensive trip around Soweto sharing her personal experiences and local history....

Thank Neva W
florencem497, Public Relations Manager at Flossie's B&B, responded to this review

It is feed-back like this which motivates me and my staff to go extra mile in making sure that our clients get the service they so much deserve , thank you very much ladies for your kind words.

Houston, Texas
Reviewed 25 December 2016

Eish, where do I start? Never have the reviews I read been SO INACCURATE!! The property was NOT secure. Anyone from the street could access the building and end up in the common areas and possible gain access to the guest rooms. The main gate and the door to the building were not locked or manned. I tripped going upstairs....

Thank cdjones
florencem497, Public Relations Manager at Flossie's B&B, responded to this review

Dear Ms Jones Thank you for your review and I have taken note of your unhappiness with us at heart . It is guests like you who make us strong and improve in our services , thank you .

Charlotte, North Carolina
Reviewed 10 September 2016

This place is a true gem. From the moment I met Miss Florence, she gave me a great big hug like we were family. The entire space was immaculately clean and the king size bed and en-suite bathroom was a godsend after a sixteen-hour flight from Atlanta!!! The staff was very friendly and approachable, and the breakfast was superb. I...

Thank N Z
florencem497, Public Relations Manager at Flossie's B&B, responded to this review

Dear NZ Thank you for taking time to give us feed back , much appreciated . We were privileged to be your host . Kind regards Flossie.

Leeds, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 August 2016 via mobile

We stayed for three nights. The staff were wonderfully friendly and helpful, we had a great room, the breakfast was enormous and filling ! Flossies has a lovely balcony for people watching. Nothing was too much trouble. Absolutely recommended.

Thank Aboriginesdream
florencem497, Public Relations Manager at Flossie's B&B, responded to this review

It was such a pleasure to host you and share our history and culture with you . Thank you so much for such kind words . Flossie.

Maisons Alfort
Reviewed 13 July 2016

We stayed at Flossie's for two nights in May. We arranged to be met at the airport by a (his) driver who led us safely to the place. The rooms are basic but quite fine, the food too. And she is quite friendly indeed (when she saw I missed a cap she gae me one). The next day the same...

Thank jlbrillet
florencem497, Public Relations Manager at Flossie's B&B, responded to this review

We were very happy to host you and we are glad you were happy with us . Thank you for taking time to give us this review . Best wishes .

Saint Louis Park, Minnesota
Reviewed 24 April 2016

I had the chance to stay at Flossie's in January and couldn't have been happier. I stayed with a friend and my 9 year-old. I was a little nervous about staying in Soweto, but am so glad I did. I wanted my daughter to see and learn about Soweto in a non-touristy, authentic way. Flossie's was perfect. We felt totally...

Thank Kathy1290
florencem497, Guest Relations Manager at Flossie's B&B, responded to this review

It was such a pleasure to have you as guests at our establishment and we welcome the feedback . We are talking to our internet service provider to improve coverage and we apologize for any inconvenience suffered because of its slowness . Warm greetings from Soweto.

Worcester, Massachusetts
Reviewed 5 April 2016

I was soooo impressed with Flossie and her staff at the B&B in Soweto. Flossie and her staff go out of their way to provide comfort and care while taking in all of the sights and sounds of such a thriving community. Flossie was able to treat me and my family like her own family when we were there. While...

Thank Lamont41
florencem497, Public Relations Manager at Flossie's B&B, responded to this review

It was a pleasure to have you and your family and thank you for the feed-back.

Pietermaritzburg, South Africa
Reviewed 20 January 2016

Staying at Flossies bnb was absolutely awesome. We felt so welcome and at home. The hospitality shown to us was amazing and the atmosphere was warm and inviting. I would definitely be visiting this bnb again.

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florencem497, Guest Relations Manager at Flossie's B&B, responded to this review

Thank you TripAdvisor for giving us the platform to communicate with our guests and a special appreciation goes to all of them who take their time to give us a review on their experience at our establishment . Thank you to all !

Reviewed 3 January 2016 via mobile

Flossie's has a lovely upstairs balcony where you can chill after a busy day and just watch locals in the neighbourhood getting on their daily lives. Also a nice spot to catch up on your reading or plan your next activity. If she's not busy, Flossie could even join you for a chat.

1Thank Jackie M
florencem497, General Manager at Flossie's B&B, responded to this review

Dear Jackie M Thank you for this feed-back , much appreciated . Flossie

Good Thunder, Minnesota
Reviewed 15 June 2015

Flossie's Bed and Breakfast has become my home away from home. Flossie herself is a beautiful, welcoming, passionate hostess. My first time here a few years ago, I was nervous to stay in Soweto. My fears vanished immediately. This place is very safe, and the neighborhood loves Flossie and her guests. Her rooms, bathrooms, and community room are beautiful, recently...

3Thank BeckyFjellandDavis
florencem497, Public Relations Manager at Flossie's B&B, responded to this review

Dear Becky We are privileged to host you and thank you very much to take time to give us feed back . We are looking forward for your next visit ! . Kind regards Flossie

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
It is setuated between Maponya Mall and Chris Hani baragwanath Hospital . You can actualy walk to the Mall and get to meet the local people on your way . We provide Lunch packs and dinner on request. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Flossie's B&B

Address: 1161 Dube Street | Pimville, Soweto 1809, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Gauteng > Greater Johannesburg > Soweto
Price Range: €45 - €47 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Flossie's B&B 3*
Number of rooms: 10
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“Select a different B&B, seriously!”
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Lamont41, 5 Apr 2016 | Read review
“I think all the rooms at Flossie's are good! She's recently remodeled and added new rooms, so each one has its own personality.”
  • Beautiful patio!
  • Creative use of space--patio table!
BeckyFjellandDavis, 15 Jun 2015 | Read review
“We loved our room just off the balcony. It was just after new year's and I worried that the noise would continue late into the night, but it quieted down early and we slept great.”
akafau, 7 Jan 2015 | Read review
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