Get an overview of this hotelFamily-friendly hotel with 3 restaurants and 6 outdoor pools

Popular property highlights

Breakfast included
Free self parking
Free valet parking
Free WiFi
Indoor pool

This family-friendly Sandton hotel is located in the business district, within 1 mi (2 km) of The Colony Shopping Centre and Hyde Park Corner. Sandton City Mall and Sandton Convention Centre are also within 3 mi (5 km).

Location

Hotel Features

This hotel features 3 restaurants, 6 outdoor pools, and a full-service spa. Free buffet breakfast is provided, as well as free WiFi in public areas, free valet parking, and a free manager's reception. Additionally, an indoor pool, 4 bars/lounges, and a 24-hour health club are onsite.

Room Amenities

All 53 soundproofed rooms feature free WiFi and pillowtop beds. Guests can enjoy deep soaking tubs, and other standard amenities include free minibar items, balconies, and iPod docks. Private bathrooms are not ensuite.

Saxon Hotel, Villas & Spa

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Saxon Hotel, Villas & Spa features a full-service spa, 6 outdoor swimming pools, an indoor pool, and a 24-hour health club. Dining is available at one of the hotel's 3 restaurants and guests can grab coffee at the coffee shop/café. The property also has a snack bar/deli. Guests can unwind with a drink at one of the hotel's bars, which include 4 bars/lounges and a poolside bar. Guests can enjoy a complimentary breakfast each morning as well as a complimentary manager's reception. A computer station is located on site and wired and wireless Internet access is complimentary.

This 5-star property offers access to a business center and meeting rooms. Event facilities measuring 4898 square feet (455 square meters) include a conference center. This luxury hotel also offers a spa tub, a steam room, and spa services. For a surcharge, the property provides a roundtrip airport shuttle (available 24 hours), an area shuttle, and a train station drop-off service. Onsite self parking and valet parking are complimentary.

Saxon Hotel, Villas & Spa has designated areas for smoking.

  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge) 
  • Supervised childcare/activities (surcharge) 
  • Airport transportation (surcharge) 
  • Total number of rooms - 53 
  • Number of floors - 3 
  • Number of bars/lounges - 4 
  • Business center 
  • Coffee/tea in common areas 
  • Coffee shop or café 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Free breakfast 
  • Concierge services 
  • Conference space 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Express check-in 
  • 24-hour health club 
  • 24-hour fitness facilities 
  • Full-service spa 
  • Shopping center shuttle (surcharge) 
  • Turkish bath/Hammam 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Hair salon 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Free wired high-speed Internet 
  • Designated smoking areas 
  • Pool umbrellas 
  • Number of outdoor pools - 6 
  • Train station drop-off (surcharge) 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Computer station 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Library 
  • Spa treatment room(s) 
  • Meeting rooms 9 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Free valet parking 
  • Garden 
  • Terrace 
  • Picnic area 
  • Poolside bar 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Train station pickup (surcharge) 
  • Free grocery shopping service 
  • Free pool cabanas 
  • Pool sun loungers 
  • Snack bar/deli 
  • Conference space size (meters) - 455 
  • Number of meeting rooms - 6 
  • Free reception 
  • Area shuttle (surcharge) 
  • Number of restaurants - 3 
  • Conference space size (feet) - 4898 
  • Free self parking 
  • Conference center 
  • Shopping on site 
  • Spa services on site 
  • Spa tub 
  • Steam room 
  • Indoor pool 
  • Wedding services 

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Free wired high-speed Internet

Parking

Free self parking, Free valet parking

Room Amenities

  • Premium TV channels 
  • DVD player 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available 
  • Separate sitting area 
  • Balcony 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • Access via exterior corridors 
  • Soundproofed rooms 
  • Free newspaper 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Phone 
  • Minibar (stocked, free items) 
  • Refrigerator 
  • Free bottled water 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Turndown service 
  • Designer toiletries 
  • Bathrobes 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Deep soaking bathtub 
  • Rainfall showerhead 
  • In-room massage available 
  • Slippers 
  • Separate bathtub and shower 
  • In-room childcare (surcharge) 
  • Desk 
  • Private bathroom (not in room) 
  • Separate living room 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible) 
  • Satellite TV service 
  • Free WiFi 
  • iPod docking station 
  • Separate dining area 
  • Room service (24 hours) 
  • LED TV 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • Separate bedroom 
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available 
  • Down comforter 
  • Egyptian-cotton sheets 
  • Pillowtop mattress 
  • Pillow menu 
  • In-room climate control (heating) 

Where to Eat

Eighteen 05 Whiskey Bar - Overlooking the pool and garden, this bar specializes in international cuisine and serves light fare only. Reservations are required. Open daily.

A complimentary hot/cold buffet breakfast is served each morning between 6:30 AM and 10:30 AM. A complimentary manager's reception is offered each day.

Olive Bar - Overlooking the pool and garden, this Champagne bar specializes in international cuisine and serves light fare only. Open 24 hours. Open daily.

Saxon Qunu Restaurant - This restaurant specializes in international cuisine and serves breakfast, brunch, lunch, and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. Reservations are required. Open daily.

Luke Dale Roberts x Saxon - Overlooking the pool and garden, this fine-dining restaurant specializes in international cuisine and serves dinner only. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. Reservations are required. Open select days.

Saxon Terrace - This poolside restaurant specializes in local and international cuisine and serves breakfast, brunch, lunch, and dinner. Guests can order drinks at the bar and enjoy alfresco dining (weather permitting). Open 24 hours. Reservations are required. Open daily.

A complimentary grocery shopping service is offered and guests can order late night fare from 24-hour room service.

Nearby Things to Do

6 outdoor swimming pools are on site along with an indoor pool. Other recreational amenities include a 24-hour health club, a spa tub, and a steam room.

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

  • Golfing nearby 
  • Fitness classes on site 
  • Pilates classes on site 
  • Yoga classes/instruction on site 

Spa Services

Saxon Spa has 9 treatment rooms including rooms for couples and outdoor treatment areas. Services include deep-tissue massages, hot stone massages, sports massages, and Swedish massages. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including aromatherapy, hydrotherapy, and reflexology. The spa is equipped with a mud bath, a sauna, a spa tub, a steam room, and Turkish bath/hammam.

The spa is open daily. Children under 18 years old are not allowed in the spa without adult supervision. Guests under 14 years old are not allowed in the spa.

  • Hot stone massage 
  • Deep tissue massage 
  • Swedish massage 
  • Prenatal massage 
  • Steam room in spa 
  • Thai massage 
  • Reflexology 
  • Sports massage 
  • Detoxification wrap 
  • Sauna in spa 
  • Spa tub in spa 
  • Massages 
  • Minimum age to access spa is 14 
  • Number of treatment rooms 9 
  • Outdoor treatment areas 
  • Couples treatment rooms 
  • Manicures and pedicures 
  • Body wraps 
  • Body scrubs 
  • Aromatherapy treatments 
  • Hydrotherapy treatments 
  • Mud bath in spa 
  • Body treatments 
  • Facial treatments 

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • In-room accessibility 
  • Roll-in shower 

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Minimum check-in age is 16

Check-in time starts at 2 PM

Special check-in instructions:

24-hour airport shuttle service is available. Contact the property in advance to get details.

Check-out

Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

Pets

  • Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

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.

Only service animals are allowed

Union Pay

No rollaway/extra beds available

Parking height restrictions apply

Fees

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Airport shuttle fee: ZAR 950 per vehicle (one way)
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

  • Hotel Saxon
  • Saxon Hotel
  • Saxon Hotel Villas
  • Saxon Hotel Villas Johannesburg
  • Saxon Villas
  • Saxon Villas Johannesburg
  • Saxon Hotel Villas Sandton
  • Saxon Villas Sandton
  • Hotel Saxon Boutique
  • Saxon Hotel Villas And Spa Sandton Greater Johannesburg
  • Saxon Boutique Hotel Johannesburg
  • Saxon Hotel Villas Spa

We should mention

This property offers transfers from the airport and train station (surcharges may apply). Guests must contact the property with arrival details 24 hours prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments. Reservations can be made by contacting the hotel prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. 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.

Awards & Affiliations

  • Saxon Hotel, Villas & Spa is listed in the 2014 Condé Nast Traveler Top 100 List.
  • The property is a member of the Leading Hotels of the World.

National Rating

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


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