Road Lodge hotel reservationsRoad Lodge Hotel Reservations

Even though Road Lodge Hotel are the cheapest of the City Lodge hotel brands (Courtyard, City Lodge and Town Lodge), aiming at travellers with low budgets; many of them are well positioned and offer a comfortable, if basic, service. Those on flights will be delighted to know that several are positioned at hotels, and those wanting to go on holiday that there are several positioned in holiday resort towns.

Locations of Road Lodge hotels

Road Lodge hotels at airports are : Bloemfontein Airport (BFN), Cape Town Airport (CPT), Johannesburg Airport (JNB) and Port Elizabeth Airport (PLZ).

Road Lodge hotels not at airports are Cape Town N1 City, Centurion (Pretoria), Durban, East London, Johannesburg (Carnival City, Germiston Lake, Isando, Randburg, Rivonia & Southgate), Kimberley (Northern Cape), Nelspruit (Mpumalanga), Port Elizabeth (Eastern Cape), Potchefstroom Richards Bay, Rustenburg (North-West) and Umhlanga.



Booking a Road Lodge hotel reservation

Phone Road Lodge hotel from within South Africa

0861 563 437

Fax number

(011) 557 2670

Phone Road Lodge hotel from outside South Africa


Physical address of head office

City Lodge Hotels Head Office
"The Lodge"
Bryanston Gate Office Park
Corner Homestead Avenue/Main Road

Postal address

P O Box 97

Road Lodge hotel website


History of Road Lodge hotels

  • Feb 2014 : In its results over the 6 months to 31 Dec 20134, City Lodge reports that its Road Lodge brand has been struggling, with the South African consumer under pressure, and this being a sector which does not attract a lot of corporate travellers.

  • May 2010 : Road Lodge Southgate (Johannesburg, adjacent to Southgate Mall) is due to open. It will have 118 rooms.

May 2010

Road Lodge Bloemfontein Airport, with 66 rooms, is due to open.

H1 2009

Construction of Road Lodges at Gateway (Umhlanga) and Southgate (Johannesburg) begins begin.

Nov 2008

A Potchefstroom Road Lodge with 90 rooms is due to open.

8 Oct 2008

At a Port Elizabeth Road Lodge (Beach Road) a Jeffreys Bay man is found dead with a gunshot wound to the head, and a .38 special firearm in his hand.

May 2008

The Nelspruit Road Lodge adds 27 rooms.


Road Lodge hotels in Centurion (118 rooms) and Richards Bay (90 rooms) are opened.

1 Jul 2008

The Road Lodge hotel increases prices for a night from R355 to R385.

Mar 2007

The Road Lodge hotel in Germiston is extended by 30 rooms.


A site is purchased in Richards Bay, on which to build a Road Lodge hotel.

Jun 2004

A 90-roomed Road Lodge hotel is opened in Rustenburg.

Mar 2002

A Road Lodge hotel is opened in Kimberley.

Sep 2001

A 90-roomed Road Lodge hotel is opened at Cape Town International Airport.


A Road Lodge hotel is opened in Port Elizabeth.


Road Lodges are opened in Rivonia, Carnival City and Randburg (all Johannesburg suburbs).


The City Lodge Hotel group opens its first Road Lodge hotel, aimed largely at "budget-conscious travellers".

The Road Lodge in Port Elizabeth is very well positioned next to the Boardwalk.Boardwalk and Road Lodge in PE

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