Saxon Hotel - Johannesburg, Central Gauteng

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Johannesburg, Central Gauteng

Saxon Hotel

Johannesburg, Central Gauteng - Accommodation

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Saxon Hotel in Johannesburg

The Saxon is an exclusive international award-winning Boutique Hotel and Spa located in the beautiful, tranquil suburb of Sandhurst with its tree-lined avenues, which belies its close proximity to Sandton, Johannesburg’s upmarket business area.

The Saxon is a well-kept secret as far as both Johannesburg and international travelers are concerned, offering guests a luxurious retreat where they can relax and immerse themselves in the exquisite, stylish atmosphere. Originally designed in 1990 by Neil Powell architects as a private residence for Douw Steyn, one of South Africa’s leading captains of industry, the Saxon was later transformed into a luxury conference venue.

The Saxon epitomizes tasteful African elegance combined with exceptional, discreetly personalized attention to detail. This lush haven of peace and tranquility, situated on six acres of undulating landscaped gardens, is a quiet retreat that seems far removed from the hustle and bustle of city life. Here time ceases to be relevant. No intrusions, no interruptions, while your every wish is met with quiet, discreet service that leaves nothing to be desired.

Saxon boasts twenty-four suites of various sizes. All suites incorporate a strong element of African art, latticed shutters covering large bay windows, looking onto the tranquil gardens or pool area. Each suite features large screen televisions and DVD player with surrounding sound systems. Workstations fitted with multi telephone, fax and ISDN lines, provides each guest an incomparable experience in business-orientated hospitality.

The four presidential suites each feature a separate lounge and dining area. The spectacular Mandela platinum suites are furnished to cater for the most discerning traveler.

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Facilities available at Saxon Hotel,Johannesburg, Central Gauteng

Facilities
  • Conference Venues
  • Gym
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Swimming Pool
  • Wheelchair Enabled
Activities Nearby
  • Bird Watching
  • Health & Fitness

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GPS Co-Ordinates: 28° 2' 8.1" E / 26° 6' 44" S

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Driving to Saxon 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: 0.3 km / Duration: 36 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
0.4 km
6.Keep right at the fork, follow signs for N3 N/N1/Pretoria and merge onto N3 Eastern Bypass/N3
Toll road
10.3 km
7.Take exit 124 for M60/Marlboro Drive0.5 km
8.Merge onto Marlboro Dr/M602.4 km
9.Turn right onto South Rd/M 743.6 km
10.Turn left onto Rivonia Rd/M90.7 km
11.Turn right onto Grayston Dr/M401.4 km
12.Turn right onto Sandton Dr/M751.5 km
13.Turn left onto William Nicol Dr/M810.8 km
14.Turn left at the 1st cross street onto Argyle Ave57 m
15.Turn right at the 1st cross street onto Comartie Rd0.5 km
16.Turn right onto Saxon Rd
Destination will be on the left
0.3 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 Saxon Hotel

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What a delicious meal and the staff are outstanding. The guards at the gate were very friendly, the gentleman that walked me from the garage to hotel lobby was equally friendly and the restaurant staff were simply amazing. Thank you all and please tell Jane the food was marvelous.

review by Joanne Sussman

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Wow, simply amazing. The decor and style of the venue is truly stunning. Sent the wife for a half day spa session. She could not stop raving about the treatments, the food and the pampering. Best service and facilities in JHB. We spent some time at the pool area after and that too was spectacular. It's a whole different world. It was a special occasion so I prepared to splurge. I don't know if i would be able to afford it again though.

review by Ebrahim Jogee

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Marvellous place. Beautiful spa area. Had an aromatherapy massage there and highly recommend it! One of the best massages I had. Book a table at the restaurant for once youre pampered. Impressive dining room and impeccable staff.

review by Laura HENDEL

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All things five stars. Service with a smile. Comfortable.. An absolute must!

review by Nompendulo Notanaza

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Nothing can explain the feeling. I urge you all to visit and experience the sheer beauty of the Saxon Hotel. Warm welcome splendid food lovely rooms and great for people who love their privacy. The spa treatments are mwah to die for

review by Yanjie Jana

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Always have an amazing experience when I visit; great food cooked & presented with care and love. Friendly service and immaculate settings. The ambiance is what keeps me coming

review by Zenzi Sefadi

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This is a very upmarket, secluded hotel offering patrons exclusivity and privacy. Here patrons are ushered with various Mercedes Benz C classes from parking to reception. The staff is so alert and very helpful. You get a sense that they are highly trained in customer satisfaction which bears testimony in their knowledge of food and winery. One of the striking features you will notice is their high walls, tall doors and windows. It is majestic and makes one feel like they are in the presence of greatness. The hotel offers conferences among overnight stays and other such like offerings. A 200g steak will set you back R320 in their restaurant. This is expected especially with the high end clientele it bolsters.

review by Sello Maripane

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Spectacular setting.. Quiet setting.. I loved the green country feel... Would recommend for weddings meant to never be forgotten.. Great service too..

review by Sibuko Dube

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Exceptional service and great food. The Saxon is a truly world class establishment. Every time I go there for a leisurely breakfast they never fail to amaze. As I live in Johannesburg I have never had reason to stay there overnight but based on my experiences there I would highly recommend it.The buildings are exquisite and the gardens are green, lush and immaculately maintained. A true oasis in the hustle and bustle of Johannesburg.

review by Ruan Naude

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Very swanky hotel in Sandhurst. Very close to Sandton and the business centre of Johannesburg. The hotel is stunning and you get treated like royalty for your stay. The spaIs also great. Sundowner Cocktails on the veranda overlooking the infinity pools are a must. The roof is movable and the open it in the evening so you can see the stars.

review by Nick Dempers

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Attended an evening function at the Saxon. From the staff at the entrance, to management, waiters etc. They were all very friendly and helpful. Wonderful attention to detail. Great red wine accompanied by excellent canaps. It was a good night out, even though some work needed to be done

review by Nicole Walker

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Amazing spa experience! The hospitality and service are on another level... The set up of the lobby and spa area is beautiful and immediately puts you in a relaxed mood... Will definitely be visiting again :)

review by Umme Haanie Huck

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This is a beautiful hotel. The personal service and attention is out of this world. I will recommend it to anyone wanting to be treated like royalty.

review by Meg Grobler

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The place is just amazing with a personal history and a famous history. The hotel is beautiful decorated with African theme. The hotel have two restaurants which you can choose between a la carte or a set menu. The hotel also have a newly refurbished spa that does all sort of treatments. Most of all, it is situated in a busy area but you don't feel like you are.

review by Annie Chu

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