Johannesburg, Central Gauteng - Accommodation
The Residence in Johannesburg
Situated within minutes from the M1 freeway linking major business hubs such as Sandton, Hyde Park, Rosebank, Killarney and the Johannesburg CBD, The Residence is ideally situated in the heart of Houghton, within walking distance to the Virgin Active gymnasium.
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Facilities available at The Residence,Johannesburg, Central Gauteng
- 5 Star Reviewed
- Airport Shuttle
- Available Next Weekend
- Available This Weekend
- Credit Card Facilities
- Indoor Fireplace
- Laundry Facilities
- Parking on Premises
- Restaurant on Premises
- Room Service
- Satellite TV
- Swimming Pool
- Womens Day Weekend
- Health & Fitness
- Paddling - Kayaking
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GPS Co-Ordinates: 28° 3' 33.4" E / 26° 9' 52.7" S
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Driving to The Residence 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: 0.6 km / Duration: 24 mins|
|1.||Head northwest||0.5 km|
|2.||Keep right at the fork to continue on Exit 46, follow signs for R24/Johannesburg||0.6 km|
|3.||Continue onto R24|
Partial toll road
|4.||Merge onto R24|
Partial toll road
|5.||Slight right||1.6 km|
|6.||Turn right onto Marcia St||1.1 km|
|7.||Turn right onto Friedland Ave/M33|
Continue to follow M33
|8.||At the roundabout, take the 3rd exit onto Louise St/M33|
Continue to follow M33
|9.||Turn right onto Sylvia Pass/M33|
Continue to follow M33
|10.||Turn left onto 7th St||0.4 km|
|11.||Turn left onto Louis Botha Ave/M11||0.8 km|
|12.||Turn right onto Osborn Rd||65 m|
|13.||Turn left onto 2nd Ave|
Go through 1 roundabout
|14.||Turn right onto 3rd St||0.3 km|
|15.||Turn left onto 4th Ave|
Destination will be on the right
Nearest Airport & Flights
O.R. Tambo International Airport - Johannesburg+ FIND FLIGHT TO Johannesburg
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 The Residence
Tho this review is a tad late, we have been privileged to have spent 251 days of international travel over the past 2 1/2 years in 6 continents, 42 countries and 86 hotels/castles/ships/B&Bs/tents (Bedouin camp in the Sahara), etc.The Residence is arguably the finest, most memorable, exquisite boutiquehotel in our extensive travel experience. As he told the manger, my husband wanted to move there permanently, and has been promoting this Tiffany-like gem all over the world ever since.Am desperately trying to come up with a reason to return to make sure it wasn't a dream.
Visitor there not a resident but polite, efficient, helpful staff. The ambience... awesome.. calm, away from the hectic life and streets of jo'burg. Like being in a different world
This is a 5• ++ Hotel with fantastic staff and facilities. We did not want to leave. Highly recommended.
Most sophisticated and beautiful place, we enjoyed every moment. The food was above our expectations and the servce delivered was everything.
Beautiful setting. Quiet. Amazing villas. We had Pool Villa which looked out on the main pool and also had private lounges and pool. Including large livingroom with fireplace. AMAZING!. OH wait, the entire staff is super friendly and helpful.
A sperb Lunch, as always. Impeccable Service..Stunning Hotel.There is simply nothing to fault. Th BEST!
Really great establishment. Well run. Very friendly. Stunning restaurant with superb food. Will definitely be back.
It was a wonderful night, Wayne was excellent. He was smiling, friendly and full of respect. Knowledgeable with the menu and advising where necessary. Love people and understanding our birthday demands.
Beautiful setting coupled with fantastic food and great service, what more could you ask for.The decor is a tasteful upmarket African theme, with a very close eye on detail. Walking into the hotel is a journey, they've found a way to make you feel as though you're not in the city anymore. The service of their staff is absolutely impeccable. The quality of the food is top notch, they never disappoint me and I'm very hard to please. Their restaurant remains to be my favourite in Jhb to date.
What a divine hidden gem!Had a delightful trio carpaccio starter (warthog, crocodile & ostrich) and oysters. Ostrich and pork belly as mains were delicious. Portions are small, so definitely add a side dish or two.Service is a bit slow, so expect a wait, but it's worth it. Would recommend a palette cleanser after the starters to improve the food experience. Rich complimentary dessert truffles were amazing.Live piano, antique decor and the fountain whispers make for a perfect romantic dining experience.
Beautiful setting coupled with fantastic good and great service, what more could you ask for.
This is a top notch place with amazing services and not far from Mandelas house
Very impressed! Excellent service amazing food! We will be back soon we hope!
What a place. Stunning. Therapists are amazing. Staff overall very friendly and helpfull. I do however expect champagne glasses to match at a place like this. ...
We stayed at The Residence to celebrate an anniversary. Fantastic accommodation, fabulous service and exquisite meals! We were very spoilt, stay was just too short. Highly recommended!
"Perfect for romantic evening"
We spent our first night as married couple there and it was absolute wonderful!Luxury and style combined with perfect service.we can recommend it anytime!
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