Get an overview of this hotel5-star family-friendly guesthouse, walk to Sandton City Mall


This family-friendly Sandton guesthouse is located in the business district, within a 5-minute walk of Nelson Mandela Square and Sandton City Mall. Sandton Convention Centre and Johannesburg Stock Exchange are also within 15 minutes.

Property Features

This guesthouse features an outdoor pool, a fitness center, and a snack bar/deli. Free buffet breakfast is provided, as well as free WiFi in public areas, free self parking, and free train station pick-up. Other amenities include a sauna, coffee/tea in a common area, and dry cleaning.

Room Amenities

All 60 rooms feature kitchens with refrigerators and microwaves, plus free WiFi and TVs with satellite channels. Guests will also find balconies, sitting areas, and DVD players.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

In addition to an outdoor pool, Raphael Penthouse Suites provides a sauna and a fitness center. The guesthouse offers a snack bar/deli. Guests can enjoy a complimentary breakfast each morning. High-speed wireless Internet access is complimentary.

This Art Deco guesthouse also offers a terrace, multilingual staff, and coffee/tea in a common area. Guests can use the indoor pool, outdoor pool, and health club at a partner property. Onsite self parking is complimentary.

  • Outdoor pool 
  • Steam room 
  • Sauna 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Free use of nearby fitness center 
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge) 
  • Limo or Town Car service available 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Total number of rooms - 60 
  • Number of floors - 5 
  • ATM/banking 
  • Shopping on site 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Coffee/tea in common areas 
  • Free breakfast 
  • Fitness facilities 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Terrace 
  • Free train station pickup 
  • Snack bar/deli 
  • Free self parking 
  • Year Built 2004 
  • Pool sun loungers 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Outdoor pool  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Rollaway/extra beds available  
  • Kitchen  
  • Snack bar/deli  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)  
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)  
  • Refrigerator  
  • Microwave  
  • DVD player  


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi


Free self parking

Room Amenities

  • Pay movies 
  • DVD player 
  • Separate sitting area 
  • Balcony 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Free newspaper 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • Free bottled water 
  • Microwave 
  • Cookware, dishware, and utensils 
  • Kitchen 
  • Refrigerator 
  • Minibar 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Turndown service 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Designer toiletries 
  • Bathrobes 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Slippers 
  • Separate bathtub and shower 
  • In-room childcare (surcharge) 
  • Iron/ironing board (on request) 
  • Satellite TV service 
  • In-room safe 
  • Television 
  • Desk 
  • Rollaway/extra beds available 
  • Cribs/infant beds available 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Room service 

Where to Eat

A complimentary hot/cold buffet breakfast is served each morning between 6:30 AM and 9:30 AM.

Annicas Deli - This delicatessen serves breakfast, lunch, dinner, and light fare. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar.

Piccolo Mondo - This restaurant specializes in Italian cuisine.

Pigalle - This restaurant specializes in seafood and serves lunch and dinner.

The Il Ritrivo Lounge - This bar serves lunch and light fare.

The Raj - This restaurant specializes in Indian cuisine and serves lunch and dinner.

Room service is available.

Nearby Things to Do

Recreational amenities at the guesthouse include an outdoor pool, a sauna, and a fitness center.

  • Golfing nearby 


To make special requests for accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Accessible bathroom 

Hotel Policies


Check-in time starts at 2 PM

Check-in time ends at 6 PM


Check-out time is 10 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Children 18 years old and younger stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are available.


  • No pets or service animals allowed

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 are 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.

No pets or service animals allowed


A city/local tax will be charged
We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Hotel Name

  • Raphael Penthouse
  • Raphael Penthouse Suites
  • Raphael Penthouse Suites House
  • Raphael Penthouse Suites House Johannesburg
  • Raphael Penthouse Suites Johannesburg
  • Raphael Penthouse Suites House Sandton
  • Raphael Penthouse Suites Sandton

We should mention

Children 18 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding. No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property.

Awards & Affiliations

Green / Sustainable Property
This property participates in Heritage, a program that measures the property's impact on one or more of the following: environment, community, cultural-heritage, the local economy.

National Rating

Quality Graded by the Tourism Grading Council of South Africa (TGCSA) – South Africa's official quality assurance organization.

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