Sandton Accommodation at Festina Lente Guesthouse in Johannesburg
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  • Property TypeGuest House/B&B
  • Guests13
  • Rooms/Units6

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Festina Lente Guesthouse is a highly recommended guest house with self catering option, providing accommodation in Hurlingham for tourists visiting the Sandton region.

About Festina Lente Guesthouse

At Festina Lente Guesthouse, (which means haste slowly in Latin), we believe that anything worthwhile can only be made over time with love and dedication. Superbly located, we are only two minutes away from the well known Sandton City Shopping Centre and the Sandton Gautrain Station.

Despite being in the centre of busy Sandton, Festina Lente Guesthouse is a sanctuary of peace and tranquillity and our wish at Festina Lente is that you will leave looking forward to your next visit.

Accommodation

Festina Lente Guesthouse offers six spacious units and one penthouse, all of which are furnished with a Queen-size bed. Room facilities include a 32-inch LCD flat-screen television set with DStv, desk and chair, electronic safe, bar fridge, Wi-Fi and hairdryer. The units open out onto a private garden.

Fin de Jour:
This is a formal French styled unit furnished with a Queen-size bed.

Bonjour:
The room is decorated in the French baroque style.

Le Homestead:
The room has a hunting lodge theme.

Afri-Frans:
The room blends Classic French style and ‘African chic’ elements.

Industria:
This room has a mix of Victorian and Industrial styles.

Botanica:
The room is decorated in an 18th century European conservatory theme.

The Delft Penthouse:
This is a large, open plan space with an alcove where a child's bed is partitioned by a screen. The unit has self-catering facilities, a bathroom and a private balcony.

Breakfast & Dining

Breakfast is served and included in the rates.

On Site Facilities

• Braai area
• Secure parking
• Free Wi-Fi

Features you'll appreciate

providedonly in some rooms

In Room / Unit

  • Bar fridge
  • Bathroom (en-suite)
  • Bathroom towels supplied
  • Bed linen supplied
  • Desk
  • Hairdryer
  • Patio / verandah / balcony
  • Safe for valuables
  • Smoking: not allowed
  • Television (with satellite)

On Site

  • Child friendly (all ages)
  • Garden(s)
  • Parking (off street)

Rooms & Rates

Select your check-in and check-out dates to view availability and the rates applicable.

Vin de Jour

A formal French styled unit awaits you with an original French trellis and a fireplace for pure comfort. Personal touches with treasured items makes this an inviting space to rest and relax at the end of day. All rooms are equipped with tea / coffee making facilities, a TV with satellite channels, Wi-Fi, a seating area and a hair dryer.

  • Bar fridge  
  • Bathroom (en-suite)  
  • Bathroom towels supplied  
  • Bed linen supplied  
  • Desk  
  • Hairdryer  
  • Safe for valuables  
  • Smoking: not allowed  
  • Television (with satellite)

Qty: 1
Sleeps: 2 guests (max 2 adults)
Children: not allowed in this room type

Bonjour

French baroque style characterized this unit. The interior decoration is highly ornamental and a wooden fireplace perfect for pampering. All rooms are equipped with tea / coffee making facilities, a TV with satellite channels, Wi-Fi, a seating area and a hair dryer.

  • Bar fridge  
  • Bathroom (en-suite)  
  • Bathroom towels supplied  
  • Bed linen supplied  
  • Desk  
  • Hairdryer  
  • Safe for valuables  
  • Smoking: not allowed  
  • Television (with satellite)

Qty: 1
Sleeps: 2 guests (max 2 adults)
Children: not allowed in this room type

Afri Frans

Be our guest. Take rest and relaxation to the next level with this . Blending classic French style and African chic to create this inspiring sanctuary. The lounge area is opulent, boasting velvet in deep red, ochre and midnight blue and furniture. All rooms are equipped with tea / coffee making facilities, a TV with satellite channels, Wi-Fi, a seating area and a hair dryer.

  • Bar fridge  
  • Bathroom (en-suite)  
  • Bathroom towels supplied  
  • Bed linen supplied  
  • Desk  
  • Hairdryer  
  • Safe for valuables  
  • Smoking: not allowed  
  • Television (with satellite)

Qty: 1
Sleeps: 2 guests (max 2 adults)
Children: not allowed in this room type

Le Homestead

Only the best. This bedroom with its spacious bathroom has a charming hunting lodge feel with a grey palette that soothes. All rooms are equipped with tea / coffee making facilities, a TV with satellite channels, Wi-Fi, a seating area and a hair dryer.

  • Bar fridge  
  • Bathroom (en-suite)  
  • Bathroom towels supplied  
  • Bed linen supplied  
  • Desk  
  • Hairdryer  
  • Safe for valuables  
  • Smoking: not allowed  
  • Television (with satellite)

Qty: 1
Sleeps: 2 guests (max 2 adults)
Children: not allowed in this room type

Botanica

Rich textures, botanical colours and an opulent atmosphere of romance entice visitors to linger longer in this gorgeous suite. Small still lifes created with elements from that era include old books, crystal lamps, classical statues and bird cages. All rooms are equipped with tea / coffee making facilities, a TV with satellite channels, Wi-Fi, a seating area and a hair dryer.

  • Bar fridge  
  • Bathroom (en-suite)  
  • Bathroom towels supplied  
  • Bed linen supplied  
  • Desk  
  • Hairdryer  
  • Safe for valuables  
  • Smoking: not allowed  
  • Television (with satellite)

Qty: 1
Sleeps: 2 guests (max 2 adults)
Children: not allowed in this room type

The Delft Penthouse

Take you on an imaginary journey with its eclectic approach in a large queen size bed (with a stunning curvy headboard which is covered in silk velvet) and a single bed (an extra for 1 child). Ideal for a couples breakaway or families with one child. All rooms are equipped with tea / coffee making facilities, a TV with satellite channels, Wi-Fi, a seating area and a hair dryer.

  • Bar fridge  
  • Bathroom (en-suite)  
  • Bathroom towels supplied  
  • Bed linen supplied  
  • Desk  
  • Hairdryer  
  • Safe for valuables  
  • Smoking: not allowed  
  • Television (with satellite)

Qty: 1
Sleeps: 3 guests (max 3 adults)
Children: are allowed in this room type

Guest Reviews

1 Review from SA-Venues.com travellers. All reviews are verified.

Verified reviewexcellent

My wife and I stayed here for 2 nights and thoroughly enjoyed the accommodation and friendly service of Elna. We stayed in the "Delft Penthouse" and found it extremely spacious and well appointed. I can highly recommend it to anybody wishing to stay in the surrounds of Sandton City.

October 2019

Fred P. (Umhlanga)

Need to Know

Response timeFestina Lente Guesthouse typically responds to requests in 5-10 minutes.

Child policyChildren are welcome in the Penthouse only.

Closest airport(s)OR Tambo International - 30km

Check-in/-out timesCheck-in from 14h00
Check-out by 10h00

Payment methods accepted by the propertyMastercard, Visa, EFT or secure online payment via SA-Venues.com

Listed on SA-Venues.com since August 2018

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