Bannister Hotel - Johannesburg, Central Gauteng

Johannesburg Accommodation
Johannesburg, Central Gauteng

Bannister Hotel

Johannesburg, Central Gauteng - Accommodation

Bannister Hotel rating

Bannister Hotel in Johannesburg

The Bannister Hotel is situated in Braamfontein, Johannesburg. This independent, quality budget hotel offers friendly service and beautiful rooms in a safe environment.

It’s a hip but friendly hotel catering for all the young at heart. The neighbourhood is very busy on Friday and Saturday evenings and can be noisy though the windows are soundproofed to stop most noise from the street.

Each of the rooms is en-suite and modern, with free Wi-Fi and satellite TV in each room. For entertainment, the restaurant and bar is a great place to watch the world go by. Covered parking is available approximately 100 m away.

The location is ideal for those wanting a vibrant area with bars, businesses, cafes, galleries, transport and museums. The hotel is close to various historical icons including Constitutional Square and the Nelson Mandela Bridge.

Facilities & Activities nearby:

Facilities available at Bannister Hotel,Johannesburg, Central Gauteng

  • Available Next Weekend
  • Available This Weekend
  • Conference Venues
  • Parking on Premises
  • Restaurant on Premises
  • Room Service
  • Satellite TV
  • Wi-Fi
  • Womens Day Weekend

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GPS Co-Ordinates: 28° 2' 4.6" E / 26° 11' 38.5" S

By Car / Driving

Driving to Bannister Hotel in Johannesburg, Central Gauteng

Departing: O.R. Tambo International Airport
Address: O.R. Tambo International Airport, O R Tambo Airport Rd, Johannesburg, 1627, South Africa
Distance: 0.1 km / Duration: 24 mins
1.Head northwest0.5 km
2.Keep right at the fork to continue on Exit 46, follow signs for R24/Johannesburg0.6 km
3.Continue onto R24
Partial toll road
8.4 km
4.Merge onto N12/R24
Toll road
1.1 km
5.Take exit 113 for N3 S/N12 toward M2/Kimberley/Germiston/Durban
Toll road
1.2 km
6.Merge onto N3 Eastern Bypass/N12/N3
Toll road
3.7 km
7.At the interchange 108-Geldenhuys, keep left and follow signs for Germiston0.5 km
8.Keep right at the fork, follow signs for M2/Johannesburg and merge onto Francois Oberholzer Fwy/M210.4 km
9.Take exit 10 to merge onto De Villiers Graaff Motorway/M1 toward Sandton/Pretoria2.2 km
10.Take exit 12 for Smit Street toward Johannesburg/M10/Wits0.4 km
11.Keep left at the fork, follow signs for M10/Braamfontein and merge onto Smit St0.6 km
12.Turn left onto De Beer St0.1 km

Nearest Airport & Flights

O.R. Tambo International Airport - Johannesburg

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OR Tambo International Airport in Johannesburg is the busiest airport in South Africa and Africa, with about 17 million passengers coming through every year. Johannesburg International as it was known previously, was renamed in 2006 to honour the memory of Oliver Reginald Tambo, contributor to the liberation of South Africa.

OR Tambo International Airport is 20-minutes away from the eastern suburbs of Johannesburg and 45 minutes from Sandton unless you take the gautrain which takes only 15 minutes to get to Sandton.

Reviews for Bannister Hotel

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The experience was very good, I'll definitely come back here.... everything about the hotel was on point. Thank you to the management and staff of The Bannister Hotel for the exceptional hospitality.

review by Mothusi Thombo

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Monday to Thursday should be nice and peaceful. However their ground floor restaurant (The Banister), turns into a night club on Friday and Saturday nights. It's great fun, but I'm not so sure about the hotels guests.

review by Gao Thipe

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This has to be one of my top 2 favourite places in Johannesburg. The food, drinks and music are fantastic, great service and the perfect way to spend your evening. Alice, Andrew and their team really do an amazing job. Don't miss this

review by Divan Brits

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Place was good... The noise from the street is really bad... One cannot sleep. I will recommend to the owners sound proof windows. All together staff food and accommodation is good.

review by Preleni Govender

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Always a pleasure being at The Bannister; whether it's staying at the hotel, having a meal or being entertained by the various events (comedy, music, storytelling, etc.) Or and the people are amazing; never know who you might meet there.

review by Atheha London

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Great venue great vibe but the service is the worst I've experienced. The common misconception might be that black tables don't tip so let's not give them as much attention. But we don't tip because we are treated like second rate citizen. And aajority of the crowd was black when I was there. Spent 5 hours at this place and both waitresses whom tended to my table were no good. I want to return but if this is the standard of service that I am to expect when I'm here...

review by Xolisa Mahlakahlaka

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Very nice hotel. Staff are very friendly and always willing to assist. Rooms are nice but somehow small. I Will gladly recommend to any one who wants to visit Johannesburg

review by emmanuel asante

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Nice venue, but small. Dining is better in the day. If you are a hip hop fan this place is great. They don't play a lot of house.

review by Boitumelo Matshaba

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A winner all round... rooms are well maintained, the staff ultra friendly and helpful, the restaurant/bar/lounge/office was superb, didn't need to leave the area for one thing... got work done, entertained clients, had my meals, danced and slept - all in one place... leaving was the biggest challenge, ended up extending my stay.

review by NicetyStudios SA

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Really a great remarkable place. Great music, great vibe and affordable. Love it.

review by Tresor Milambu

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Bar is great but havr never gone into the hotel. Bar has a great vibe if you looking for a great Friday out

review by Dintshe Moagi

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Not bad, but no room service had to go downstairs and pick up my own food

review by noluthando mdluli

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Very clean and quiet. I was on the first floor and could hear the buzz of the street outside when the window was open. When closed, it is as quiet as a mouse stealing your cheese. Secure parking. Cheap.

review by Alex Sam

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Situated in the heart of Braamfontein, if you are looking for a place that will stimulate your creativity, this place may be the spot for you. The front has foldable windows where you can sit and enjoy your food and drinks while getting a view of the lively streets.

review by Bulelwa Nkole

"Am never going to this place"

1..rooms are not up to standard 2. Cockroaches 3.u feel as if u sleeping in some dodgy backpacker.I wonder why we paid so much money

review by Embar Cardoso

"Poor customer service"

1. They did not know about my booking.2. dirty sheets, no pillows, no towels, no toilet paper.3. felt unsafe, some guy kept on knocking at my door.4. shower drainage blocked5. no shower caps6. some guy shouted at me for staying in a room for free meanwhile I paid.7. extremely poor service.

review by Mzwandile Dhlamini, South Africa

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