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Idwala Boutique Hotel Johannesburg

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  • Excellent85%
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  • Average1%
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Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
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Non-Smoking Hotel
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5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 20 June 2016 via mobile

Idwala boutique hotel took me by surprise. Nestled in the northcliff neighborhood this intimate guest house is charming, elegant and just plain adorable! What makes this location so unique is its bush like charm. It indulges your senses and allows you to forget about city...More

Thank beespinner
Response from JeanetteFriese, Owner at Idwala Boutique Hotel JohannesburgResponded 22 June 2016

I was so pleased to read your review and to hear how much you enjoyed your stay at Idwala. This is what we always hope to achieve and the Idwala Team put so much effort into making each and every guest have a wonderful experience....More

Reviewed 18 March 2016

Idwala is close to the Cresta shopping center (Cresta/Northcliff) so lots to do close by but that's not its greatest selling point. I have NEVER had a chocolate mousse like the one served at Idwala. The food is generally very good - bit man -...More

Thank Johann B
Response from JeanetteFriese, Owner at Idwala Boutique Hotel JohannesburgResponded 20 March 2016

Thank you Johann we are so glad that you found our chocolate mousse so memorable!!! Please come back again soon to have another one and to enjoy a peaceful stay at our paradise "in the bush"! Best regards from the Idwala Team!

Reviewed 31 January 2016 via mobile

We spent 2 nights here on vacation. The staff was amazing, from the time we arrived until checkout. The food was top notch. I recommend the springbok. The room was just as pleasant ( especially the heated floor in the bathroom). We will definitely be...More

Thank Rick C
Response from JeanetteFriese, Owner at Idwala Boutique Hotel JohannesburgResponded 9 March 2016

Dear Rick Thank you so much for writing a review after your visit to Idwala. We are so pleased that you enjoyed your stay and appreciated the good service given to you - our staff aim to pamper guests and to ensure that everything runs...More

Reviewed 11 January 2016

Very cozy lodge and friendly accommodating staff. It was a little hard to find the lodge but my stay overally was very enjoyable. I loved the bathroom!! It is really spacious and done up well. I would definitely return to Idwala Lodge if I am...More

Thank sandivims
Response from JeanetteFriese, Owner at Idwala Boutique Hotel JohannesburgResponded 25 January 2016

Thank you for reviewing Idwala Boutique Hotel - we are so glad that you enjoyed your stay and look forward to your return!

Reviewed 17 October 2015

Been to Idwala a few times now for dinner. They recently got a new chef who comes from one of Johannesburgs top restaurants. The restaurant is not always open, so call ahead and book. Limited menu, but the quality and presentation if outstanding. New takes...More

Thank Africa_Travels
Response from JeanetteFriese, Owner at Idwala Boutique Hotel JohannesburgResponded 12 November 2015

Thank you so much for your positive comments about Idwala - we are delighted that you enjoyed dinner so much and hope that you will continue to use our restaurant.

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Amenities
Top amenities
Room Service
Free Parking
Restaurant
Pool
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Spa
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Free Parking
Airport Transportation
Laundry Service
Breakfast included
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Wheelchair Access
Business Centre with Internet Access
Concierge
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Minibar
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Restaurant
Pool
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Details
Price range
US$133 - US$208 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Kitchenette, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$133 - US$208 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Kitchenette, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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