Get an overview of this hotelFamily-friendly hotel with 3 restaurants and 2 outdoor pools

Popular property highlights

Breakfast included
Free self parking
Free valet parking
Free WiFi
Laundry facilities

Location

This family-friendly Sandton hotel is located in the business district, within 2 mi (3 km) of Hyde Park Corner, Dunkeld West Shopping Centre, and Peacemaker Museum. Nelson Mandela Square and Sandton City Mall are also within 3 mi (5 km).

Hotel Features

This hotel features 3 restaurants, 2 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. Other amenities include 3 bars/lounges, a 24-hour health club, and a poolside bar.

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.

 Guest Highlights

  • Onsite restaurant
  • Pool
  • Helpful staff

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Saxon Hotel, Villas and Spa features a full-service spa, 2 outdoor swimming pools, a 24-hour health club, and a steam room. Dining is available at one of the hotel's 3 restaurants. Guests can unwind with a drink at one of the hotel's bars, which include 3 bars/lounges and a poolside bar. Guests can enjoy a complimentary breakfast each morning as well as a complimentary manager's reception. Wireless Internet access is complimentary.

Event facilities measuring 4898 square feet (455 square meters) include a conference center. This luxury hotel also offers spa services, a terrace, and tour/ticket assistance. For a surcharge, the property provides a roundtrip airport shuttle (available 24 hours), an area shuttle, and a train station drop-off service. Complimentary self parking and valet parking are available on site.

Saxon Hotel, Villas and 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 - 3 
  • Coffee/tea in common areas 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Free breakfast 
  • Concierge services 
  • Conference space 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • 24-hour health club 
  • 24-hour fitness facilities 
  • Full-service spa 
  • Shopping center shuttle (surcharge) 
  • Turkish bath/Hammam 
  • Hair salon 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Designated smoking areas 
  • Pool umbrellas 
  • Number of outdoor pools - 2 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Train station drop-off (surcharge) 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Spa treatment room(s) 
  • Meeting rooms 9 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Free valet parking 
  • Garden 
  • Terrace 
  • Poolside bar 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Train station pickup (surcharge) 
  • Conference center 
  • Pool sun loungers 
  • Free self parking 
  • Conference space size (meters) - 455 
  • Number of meeting rooms - 6 
  • Free reception 
  • Year Built 2000 
  • Area shuttle (surcharge) 
  • Number of restaurants - 3 
  • Conference space size (feet) - 4898 
  • Spa services on site 
  • Steam room 

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking, Free valet parking

Room Amenities

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

Where to Eat

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.

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). Reservations are required. Open daily.

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

Late night fare is available from 24-hour room service.

Nearby Things to Do

2 outdoor swimming pools are on site along with a 24-hour health club 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 

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 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 
  • Reflexology 
  • Sports massage 
  • Detoxification wrap 
  • Number of treatment rooms 9 
  • Outdoor treatment areas 
  • Couples treatment rooms 
  • Manicures and pedicures 
  • Body wraps 
  • Body scrubs 
  • Aromatherapy treatments 
  • Mud bath in spa 
  • Sauna in spa 
  • Spa tub in spa 
  • Massages 
  • Minimum age to access spa is 14 
  • 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 18

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.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

Pets

  • Pets not 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.
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 and 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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