Many of Johannesburg - Gauteng’s most interesting sights are located within easy driving distance of Blackheath, making it a great place to base yourself while you are in town. Among the places not to miss are the fascinating Cresta Shopping Centre and the fantastic Randpark Golf Club. If time permits, be sure to also visit the Parkview Golf Club and the Hyde Park Corner.
Be sure to visit some of the nearby museums and galleries, which help make the area the special place it is. There are many excellent destinations to take the family for a few hours including the South African Museum of Military History in Johannesburg.
If you are visiting the Blackheath area with the whole family, enjoy all the fun and discoveries at Radiopark Studios in Johannesburg. Bring the family to a visit to Johannesburg Zoo in Johannesburg, and get a glimpse of some interesting creatures.
A great way to experience the natural environs is to book a round at one of the area’s popular golf links like the Killarney Golf Club in Johannesburg.
Find the perfect accessory, stock up on groceries or just window shop at nearby shopping hotspots such as Clearwater Mall in Johannesburg, Sandton City and Rosebank Mall.
Sports lovers vacationing in Blackheath should head to Wanderers Stadium, Johannesburg to see the Highveld Lions doing battle with visiting teams. On match days follow the procession of red and gold, to the stadium, then after the full-time hooter blows, join fans in the nearby pubs and relive the games finest moments over a few cold beers.
Finding somewhere suitable to unpack your bags close to Blackheath is easy. Take your pick from the Michelangelo Hotel, the Davinci Hotel And Suites On Nelson Mandela Square, or the Protea Hotel Wanderers.