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Birchwood Hotel and OR Tambo Conference Centre

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Seasonal outdoor pool, open 7:00 AM to 7:00 PM, pool umbrellas
Seasonal outdoor pool, open 7:00 AM to 7:00 PM, pool umbrellas
Seasonal outdoor pool, open 7:00 AM to 7:00 PM, pool umbrellas
Premium bedding, in-room safe, desk, laptop workspace

Overview of Birchwood Hotel and OR Tambo Conference Centre

Birchwood Hotel and OR Tambo Conference Centre

4 out of 5

4.2/5 Very Good

Guests rated this property 4.3/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
  • Air conditioning
  • Spa
  • Restaurant

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
  • 24-hour vacancy between guest room stays
44 Viewpoint Road, Bartlett, Boksburg, Gauteng, 1459

Explore the area

  • AirportJohannesburg (JNB-O.R. Tambo Intl.)10 min drive
  • Popular LocationEastgate Shopping Centre17 min drive
  • Popular LocationEllis Park Stadium26 min drive
  • Popular LocationMelrose Arch Shopping Centre32 min drive

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About this area

Boksburg

Located in Boksburg, Birchwood Hotel and OR Tambo Conference Centre is connected to the convention center. K90 Shopping Centre and East Rand Mall are worth checking out if shopping is on the agenda, while those wishing to experience the area's natural beauty can explore Rhodes Park. Don't miss out on a visit to Wild Waters - Boksburg.

What's nearby

  • K90 Shopping Centre - 14 min walk
  • Wild Waters - Boksburg - 14 min walk
  • Eastgate Shopping Centre - 17 min drive
  • Ellis Park Stadium - 26 min drive
  • Melrose Arch Shopping Centre - 32 min drive

Getting around

  • Rhodesfield Station - 16 min drive
  • Johannesburg Park Station - 20 min drive
  • O.R. Tambo Intl. Airport (JNB) - 10 min drive

Restaurants

  • The Grill At One Twenty — 1 min walk
  • BC Cafe — 1 min walk
  • Classic India Restaurant — 11 min walk
  • Cuisine Afrique — 5 min drive
  • Ora Bella — 5 min drive

About this property

Birchwood Hotel and OR Tambo Conference Centre

Suburban hotel connected to the convention center in Boksburg with 2 restaurants
This hotel features 2 restaurants, a full-service spa, and an outdoor pool. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Additionally, a bar/lounge, a coffee shop/café, and a conference center are onsite. All 235 rooms provide conveniences like sitting areas and electric kettles, plus free WiFi and flat-screen TVs with satellite channels. Room service, premium bedding, and free bottled water are among the other amenities available to guests.
Birchwood Hotel and OR Tambo Conference Centre offers 235 accommodations, which are accessible via exterior corridors and feature laptop-compatible safes and complimentary bottled water. Accommodations offer separate sitting areas. Beds feature premium bedding. 40-inch flat-screen televisions come with premium satellite channels. Bathrooms include complimentary toiletries and hair dryers.

Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered daily. Renovation of all guestrooms was completed in November 2015.

Recreational amenities at the hotel include an outdoor pool.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

Mangwanani African Spa has 5 treatment rooms including rooms for couples. Services include deep-tissue massages, hot stone massages, facials, and body scrubs. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including aromatherapy. The spa is equipped with a sauna and a steam room.

The spa is open daily. Children under 18 years old are not allowed in the spa without adult supervision. Guests under 7 years old are not allowed in the spa.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C/140°F or hotter
Follows industry cleaning and disinfection practices of Safe Travels (WTTC - Global)

Social distancing

Contactless check-in and check-out
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Guest rooms kept vacant for 24 hours between stays
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Temperature checks available for guests
Hand sanitizer provided
Individually-wrapped food options available for breakfast, lunch, and dinner
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and transportation

  • Free secured, uncovered self parking on site
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking available
  • Onsite parking includes off-street options
  • 24-hour roundtrip airport shuttle (surcharge)
  • Airport shuttle on request

Food and drink

  • Full breakfast available for a fee 6:00 AM–9:30 AM on weekdays and 6:00 AM–10:00 AM on weekends: ZAR 180.00 for adults and ZAR 90 for children
  • 2 restaurants and 1 coffee shop/café
  • 1 bar
  • Room service available

Things to do

  • 18 holes of golf
  • Access to nearby outdoor pool
  • Full-service spa
  • Outdoor pool
  • Playground

Family friendly

  • Access to nearby outdoor pool
  • Laundry facilities
  • Outdoor pool
  • Playground

Conveniences

  • Front-desk safe
  • Newspapers in lobby
  • No elevators
  • Reception hall

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry cleaning service
  • Golf caddy
  • Golf cart
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Turndown service
  • Wedding services

Languages spoken

  • English

Business services

  • Business center
  • Computer station
  • Conference center (156175 square feet of space)
  • Meeting rooms - 63

Outdoors

  • Garden
  • Picnic area
  • Pool sun loungers
  • Pool umbrellas

Spa

  • 5 treatment rooms
  • Aromatherapy
  • Body scrubs
  • Body treatments
  • Couples treatment room(s)
  • Facials
  • Manicures and pedicures
  • Massage - deep-tissue
  • Massage - hot stone
  • Massage - prenatal
  • Massage/treatment rooms
  • Sauna
  • Spa open daily
  • Steam room

Accessibility

  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Stair-free path to entrance
  • Visual alarms in hallways
  • Well-lit path to entrance
  • Wheelchair-accessible business center
  • Wheelchair-accessible concierge desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible lounge
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel
  • Wheelchair-accessible pool
  • Wheelchair-accessible public washroom
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible restaurant
  • Wheelchairs available on site

More

  • Designated smoking areas
  • Renovated guestrooms - November 2015

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning (climate-controlled)
  • Bed sheets
  • Heating
  • Premium bedding

Bathroom

  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • 40-inch flat-screen TV
  • Premium channels
  • Satellite channels

Food and drink

  • Electric kettle
  • Free bottled water

More

  • Access via exterior corridors
  • Connecting rooms available
  • Desk
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Laptop-compatible safe
  • Laptop-friendly workspace
  • Phone
  • Separate sitting area
  • Turndown service

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Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 2:00 PM
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 11 AM

Special check-in instructions

This property doesn't offer after-hours check-in
To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 24 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation
Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions; front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Renovations and closures

The following facilities are closed seasonally each year. They will be closed from December 13 to January 12:
  • Dining venue
  • Swimming pool

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)
Service animals are exempt from fees

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Kids stay free! One child 12 years old or younger stays free when using existing bedding
Rollaway/extra beds are not available
Cribs (infant beds) are not available

Property payment types

Important information

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Deposit: ZAR 200 per stay

We have included all charges provided to us by the property.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Fee for full breakfast: ZAR 180.00 for adults and ZAR 90 for children (approximately)
  • Airport shuttle fee: ZAR 180 per person (one-way)
  • Airport shuttle fee per child: ZAR 180 (one-way), (from 6 to 18 years old)

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
This property accepts credit cards, debit cards, and cash
Long-term renters welcome
Safety features at this property include a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, and a first aid kit
Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property
The adult breakfast fee applies to guests age 13 and older.

We should mention

This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply); guests must contact the property with arrival details before travel, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
The seasonal pool will be open from October to February
Pool access available from 7:00 AM to 7:00 PM
Reservations are required for golf tee times, massage services, and spa treatments; reservations can be made by contacting the property prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
One child 12 years old or younger stays free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding
The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation
Children under 18 years old are not allowed in the spa without adult supervision
Guests under 7 years old are not allowed in the spa

Property is also known as

Silverbirch Birchwood Hotel Boksburg
Silverbirch Birchwood Hotel
Silverbirch Birchwood Boksburg
Silverbirch Birchwood
Birchwood Or Tambo Conference
Birchwood Hotel and OR Tambo Conference Centre Hotel
Birchwood Hotel and OR Tambo Conference Centre Boksburg
Birchwood Hotel and OR Tambo Conference Centre Hotel Boksburg

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Overall score and ratings

4.2

Very Good

Rating 5 - Excellent. 121 out of 261 reviews
5 - Excellent 46%
Rating 4 - Good. 101 out of 261 reviews
4 - Good 39%
Rating 3 - Okay. 24 out of 261 reviews
3 - Okay 9%
Rating 2 - Poor. 9 out of 261 reviews
2 - Poor 3%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 6 out of 261 reviews
1 - Terrible 2%

4.3/5

Cleanliness

4.2/5

Staff & service

3.9/5

Amenities

4.2/5

Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Business traveler
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Very convenient hotel close to airport with quite rooms and very friendly stuff.
Stayed 5 nights in Jul 2021

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
The seats are dirty they need some valet honestly and add movie channels as well it's all sports
Stayed 1 night in Apr 2021

5/5 Excellent

Traveled with group
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
What a nice experience and stay at the hotel. The environment so cool 👌 and the breakfast was excellent and fresh
Stayed 1 night in Apr 2021

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 1 night in Apr 2021

2/5 Poor

Business traveler
Liked: Staff & service
Disliked: Cleanliness
Very dirty passages
Stayed 2 nights in Apr 2021