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Houghton Hill Cottage

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Deluxe Cottage | 1 bedroom, Egyptian cotton sheets, premium bedding, down comforters
Outdoor pool
Outdoor pool
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Houghton Hill Cottage

3.0 star property
3-star guesthouse with outdoor pool, near Houghton Golf Club

8,0/10 Very good

1 verified guest review

Popular amenities

  • Free parking
  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Refrigerator
  • Bathtub
  • Lounge area
33 Young Avenue, Johannesburg, Gauteng, 2198

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About this area

What's nearby

  • In Houghton Estate
  • Melrose Arch Shopping Centre - 15 min drive
  • Gold Reef City - 27 min drive

Getting around

  • O.R. Tambo Intl. Airport (JNB) - 21 min drive
  • Lanseria Intl. Airport (HLA) - 55 min drive
  • Johannesburg Park Station - 17 min drive
  • Johannesburg Sandton Station - 21 min drive


  • Hokkaido - 3 min drive
  • Fireside Bistro - 3 min drive
  • Queen Sheba Ethiopian Restaurant - 4 min drive
  • Factory on Grant - 4 min drive
  • Radium Beer Hall - 4 min drive

About this property

Houghton Hill Cottage

Houghton Hill Cottage is a great choice for a stay in Johannesburg. Guests can take a dip in the outdoor pool, and freebies like WiFi and self parking are added perks.



At a glance


  • Check-in time from 3 PM - 11:30 AM
  • Late check-in subject to availability
  • Minimum check-in age - 18
  • Check-out time is 11 AM

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions

Special check-in instructions

  • There is no front desk at this property
  • Guests must contact the property for check-in information
  • To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property ahead of time using the information on the booking confirmation
  • If you are planning to arrive after 11 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation

Required at check-in

  • Cash deposit required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required
  • Minimum check-in age is 18


  • Children (12 years old and younger) not allowed
  • No cribs (infant beds)


  • Pets not allowed


  • Free WiFi in rooms


  • Free onsite self parking

Other information

  • Designated smoking areas (fines apply)
  • No stag/bachelor or hen/bachelorette parties

Property amenities

Food and drink

  • Cooked-to-order breakfast (surcharge) each morning 7 AM–9 AM
  • Barbecue grills
  • Shared microwave


  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage


  • Garden
  • Picnic area
  • An outdoor pool


  • In-room accessibility (select rooms)
  • Wheelchair accessible


  • English

Room amenities

Be entertained

  • Flat-screen television
  • Digital TV channels

Home comfort

  • Heating
  • Portable fan
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Electric kettle
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Washing machine

Sleep well

  • Down comforter
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Premium bedding
  • Pillowtop mattress
  • Rollaway/extra bed (surcharge)

What to enjoy

  • Yard
  • Individually furnished and decorated

Freshen up

  • Private bathroom
  • Deep soaking bathtub
  • Separate bathtub and shower
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels

Stay connected

  • Desk
  • Free WiFi

Food and drink

  • Full-sized refrigerator/freezer
  • Microwave
  • Free bottled water
  • Cookware, dishes, and utensils


  • Housekeeping (once per stay)
  • Access via exterior corridors

Fees & policies

Refundable deposits

  • Breakage deposit: ZAR 150 per stay
  • Deposit is payable by PayPal and is due within 72 hours of booking the reservation

Mandatory fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges by the property at check-in or check-out:
  • Cleaning fee: ZAR 100.0 per accommodation, per stay

Optional extras

  • Cooked-to-order breakfast is offered for an extra charge of ZAR 150 per person (approximately)

Children & extra beds

  • Rollaway beds are available for ZAR 100 per stay

Pool, spa, & gym (if applicable)

  • Guests under 18 years old are not allowed in the swimming pool, and guests under 18 years old are only allowed in the swimming pool with adult supervision


Construction is underway at a neighboring building and there may be noise disturbance from the construction work.

This property's policy is to refuse certain bookings for the purpose of group events or parties, including pre-wedding stag/bachelor and hen/bachelorette parties.

This property does not have elevators.

This property accepts credit cards and mobile payments.

Mobile payment options include: PayPal.

Also known as

Hill Cottage
Houghton Hill
Houghton Hill Johannesburg
Houghton Hill Cottage Guesthouse
Houghton Hill Cottage Johannesburg
Houghton Hill Cottage Guesthouse Johannesburg

Frequently asked questions

Is there a pool at Houghton Hill Cottage?
Yes, there's an outdoor pool.
Are pets allowed at Houghton Hill Cottage?
Sorry, pets aren't allowed.
Is parking offered on site at Houghton Hill Cottage?
Yes, there's free self parking.
What are the check-in and check-out times at Houghton Hill Cottage?
You can check in from 3 PM - 11:30 AM. Check-out time is 11 AM.
Is there an onsite casino at Houghton Hill Cottage?
No, this guesthouse doesn't have a casino, but Emperors Palace Casino (26-min drive) and Gold Reef City (27-min drive) are both nearby.
What is there to do at Houghton Hill Cottage and nearby?
Houghton Hill Cottage has an outdoor pool and a picnic area, as well as a garden.
Are there restaurants at or near Houghton Hill Cottage?
Yes. Nearby restaurants include Anong (2.3 mi), Shun De Chinese Restaurant (2.3 mi), and Fong Mei Restaurant (2.4 mi).
Does Houghton Hill Cottage have rooms with private spa tubs?
Yes, each room has a deep soaking bathtub.
Does Houghton Hill Cottage have any outdoor private spaces?
Yes, every room features a yard.
What's the area around Houghton Hill Cottage like?
Houghton Hill Cottage puts you in Houghton Estate, in the heart of Johannesburg. Popular attractions include Johannesburg Zoo, which is 10 minutes away by car.



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8/10 Very good

2-night trip with friends
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