Birchwood Hotel and OR Tambo Conference Centre

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Outdoor pool, open 7:00 AM to 7:00 PM, pool umbrellas, sun loungers
Outdoor pool, open 7:00 AM to 7:00 PM, pool umbrellas, sun loungers
Outdoor pool, open 7:00 AM to 7:00 PM, pool umbrellas, sun loungers
Executive Room, 1 King Bed (Silverbirch King 4*) | Premium bedding, in-room safe, laptop workspace, iron/ironing board

Overview of Birchwood Hotel and OR Tambo Conference Centre

Birchwood Hotel and OR Tambo Conference Centre

4.0 star property

4.2/5 Very Good

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
  • Air conditioning
  • Spa
  • Restaurant
Map
44 Viewpoint Road, Bartlett, Boksburg, Gauteng, 1459

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationWild Waters - Boksburg7 min walk
  • Popular LocationK90 Shopping Centre14 min walk
  • Popular LocationEast Rand Mall3 min drive
  • AirportJohannesburg (JNB-O.R. Tambo Intl.)11 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

  • Wild Waters - Boksburg - 7 min walk
  • K90 Shopping Centre - 14 min walk
  • East Rand Mall - 3 min drive
  • Value Mall - 8 min drive
  • Emperors Palace Casino - 13 min drive

Getting around

  • Rhodesfield Station - 18 min drive
  • Johannesburg Park Station - 20 min drive
  • O.R. Tambo Intl. Airport (JNB) - 11 min drive

Restaurants

  • Classic India Restaurant - 11 min walk
  • Turn'n Tender - 14 min walk
  • Kung-Fu Kitchen - 19 min walk
  • Cuisine Afrique - 5 min drive
  • News Cafe - 7 min drive

About this property

Birchwood Hotel and OR Tambo Conference Centre

4-star hotel connected to the convention center
Consider a stay at Birchwood Hotel and OR Tambo Conference Centre and take advantage of 18 holes of golf, a roundtrip airport shuttle, and a coffee shop/cafe. Get out on the links at this hotel and enjoy amenities such as golf caddies. Indulge in a body scrub, a deep-tissue massage, and a manicure/pedicure at the onsite spa. Enjoy international cuisine and more at the two onsite restaurants. In addition to a garden and a playground, guests can connect to free in-room WiFi.
You'll also enjoy the following perks during your stay:
  • Swimming pool with sun loungers and pool umbrellas
  • Free self parking
  • Buffet breakfast (surcharge), an outdoor pool, and newspapers in the lobby
  • A 24-hour front desk, golf cart on site, and tour/ticket assistance
  • Guest reviews give good marks for the helpful staff and proximity to shopping
Room features
All 235 rooms boast comforts such as premium bedding and laptop-compatible safes, as well as perks like laptop-friendly workspaces and air conditioning. Guests reviews give good marks for the comfortable rooms at the property.
Other amenities include:
  • Bathrooms with separate tubs/showers and free toiletries
  • 32-inch flat-screen TVs with premium channels
  • Wardrobes/closets, mini fridges, and electric kettles

Languages

English

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 and van parking available
  • Onsite parking includes off-street options
  • Roundtrip airport shuttle (surcharge) from 2:30 PM - 10:00 PM
  • Airport shuttle at scheduled times, on request

Food and drink

  • Buffet breakfast available for a fee 6:00 AM–9:30 AM on weekdays and 6:00 AM–10:00 AM on weekends: ZAR 200.00 for adults and ZAR 100.00 for children
  • 2 restaurants and 1 coffee shop/cafe
  • 1 bar
  • Room service available

Restaurants on site

  • The Grill At One Twenty
  • BC Cafe
  • Hi-Flyerz Aviation Bar

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
  • Mini-fridge
  • Outdoor pool
  • Playground
  • Pool gate

Conveniences

  • Front-desk safe
  • Newspapers in lobby
  • 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
  • Wedding services

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.
  • This property does not have elevators
  • Accessible bathroom (select rooms)
  • Grab bar in shower
  • Grab bar near toilet
  • In-room accessibility
  • Lever door handles
  • Low-height bed
  • Low-height counter and sink
  • Low-height desk
  • Low-height door lock
  • Low-height electrical outlets in bathroom
  • Low-height view port in door
  • Portable shower seat
  • Stair-free path to entrance
  • Valet for wheelchair-equipped vehicle
  • Visual alarms in hallways
  • Wheelchair-accessible bathroom vanity
  • Wheelchair-accessible business center
  • Wheelchair-accessible concierge desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible lounge
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible pool
  • Wheelchair-accessible public washroom
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible restaurant
  • Wheelchair-accessible spa
  • Wheelchair-accessible van parking
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)

More

  • Designated smoking areas

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning
  • Bed sheets
  • Premium bedding

Bathroom

  • Bathrobes
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Private bathroom
  • Separate bathtub and shower
  • Towels

Entertainment

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

Food and drink

  • Electric kettle
  • Free bottled water
  • Mini-fridge

More

  • Access via exterior corridors
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Laptop-compatible safe
  • Laptop-friendly workspace
  • Phone

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Policies

Check-in

89% of travelers were happy with 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 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
Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions; front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
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

Renovations and closures

The following facilities or services will be unavailable from February 1 2022 to September 1 2022 (dates subject to change):
  • Dining venue(s)
  • Fitness facilities
  • Shuttle services
The following facilities are closed seasonally each year. They will be closed from December 13 to January 12:
  • One of the dining venues
  • Swimming pool

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

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

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
1 child, up to the age of 2 years, can stay for free if using existing beds when occupying the parent or guardian's room
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

  • Fee for buffet breakfast: ZAR 200.00 for adults and ZAR 100.00 for children (approximately)
  • Airport shuttle fee: ZAR 200 per person (one-way)
  • Airport shuttle fee per child: ZAR 100 (one-way), (from 5 to 12 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
Onsite parties or group events are strictly prohibited
Long-term renters welcome
Safety features at this property include a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, and a first aid kit
Be prepared: check the latest COVID-19 travel requirements and measures in place for this destination before you travel.
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 does not have elevators
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
Alcohol is not permitted at this property
Guests under 13 years old are not allowed in the swimming pool
Guests under 7 years old are not allowed in the spa, and guests under 18 years old are only allowed with adult supervision
This property welcomes guests of all sexual orientations and gender identities (LGBTQ friendly)

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

Frequently asked questions

Does Birchwood Hotel and OR Tambo Conference Centre have a pool?

Yes, this property has an outdoor pool. Pool access is from 7:00 AM–7:00 PM. The pool is closed seasonally each year from December 13 to January 12.

How much does it cost to stay at Birchwood Hotel and OR Tambo Conference Centre?

As of Sep 26, 2022, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at Birchwood Hotel and OR Tambo Conference Centre on Oct 6, 2022 start from $56.55, excluding taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.

Is Birchwood Hotel and OR Tambo Conference Centre pet-friendly?

No, only service animals are welcome at the property.

How much is parking at Birchwood Hotel and OR Tambo Conference Centre?

Self parking is free at this property.

What time is check-in at Birchwood Hotel and OR Tambo Conference Centre?

Check-in begins at 2:00 PM. After-hours check-in is not available.

What time is check-out at Birchwood Hotel and OR Tambo Conference Centre?

Check-out is at 11 AM.

Does Birchwood Hotel and OR Tambo Conference Centre provide a shuttle to the airport?

Yes, there's an airport shuttle that runs 2:30 PM–10:00 PM on request. A fee of ZAR 200 per person applies.

Where is Birchwood Hotel and OR Tambo Conference Centre located?

Situated near the airport, this spa hotel is within a 15-minute walk of Wild Waters - Boksburg and K90 Shopping Centre. East Rand Mall and International Terminal Duty Free Mall are also within 6 mi (10 km).

Overall score and ratings

4.2

Very Good

Rating 5 - Excellent. 160 out of 333 reviews
5 - Excellent 48%
Rating 4 - Good. 123 out of 333 reviews
4 - Good 37%
Rating 3 - Okay. 28 out of 333 reviews
3 - Okay 8%
Rating 2 - Poor. 14 out of 333 reviews
2 - Poor 4%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 8 out of 333 reviews
1 - Terrible 2%

4.3/5

Cleanliness

4.3/5

Staff & service

4.1/5

Amenities

4.2/5

Property conditions & facilities

4.2/5

Eco-friendliness

4/5 Good

Julia
Traveled with group, Traveled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Airport shuttle was a bit slow but after a lengthy wait we were finally collected and transported to the hotel. 2 stays in 2 weeks at this hotel. Nice breakfast set-up. Laundry service is extremely pricy beware !!
Stayed 2 nights in Aug 2022

5/5 Excellent

Happiness
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Staff were really brilliant, security staff on South Gate, very very friendly, staff at The Grill, marvellous they were. The room was very very clean, I must and will return.
Stayed 2 nights in Jul 2022

4/5 Good

Verified traveler
Liked: Staff & service, room comfort
Breakfast needs serious improvement
The stay was very average .The breakfast was not tasty at all .
Stayed 1 night in Jun 2022

5/5 Excellent

Galina
Business traveler
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Quite, convenient location close to the airport, great breakfast
Stayed 1 night in Jun 2022

5/5 Excellent

Desigan
Stayed 1 night in May 2022

4/5 Good

P
Stayed 1 night in May 2022

4/5 Good

Denisse
Stayed 1 night in May 2022

5/5 Excellent

JILL, Kitwe
Traveled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities
Friendly very helpful staff, clean rooms. Outside the rooms there was quite a bit of careless litter, plastic and cigarette butts which was a shame.
Stayed 1 night in Apr 2022

4/5 Good

Miné
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 2 nights in Apr 2022

5/5 Excellent

Lyn
Stayed 1 night in Mar 2022