Get an overview of this hotel4-star family-friendly hotel near Johannesburg Zoo

Popular property highlights

Free breakfast
Free parking
Free WiFi
Swimming pool


This family-friendly Johannesburg hotel is located in the business district, within 2 mi (3 km) of Constitution Hill and Johannesburg Zoo. South African Museum of Military History and Museum Africa are also within 3 mi (5 km).

Hotel Features

A restaurant, an outdoor pool, and a fitness center are available at this hotel. Free buffet breakfast, free WiFi in public areas, and free self parking are also provided. Additionally, a bar/lounge, a coffee shop/café, and a steam room are onsite.

Room Amenities

All 152 rooms provide conveniences like sitting areas and coffee makers, plus free WiFi and TVs with satellite channels. 24-hour room service, minibars, and free bottled water are among the other amenities available to guests.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

In addition to an outdoor pool, Sunnyside Park Hotel provides a steam room and a fitness center. The hotel offers a restaurant and a coffee shop/café. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. A complimentary breakfast is offered each morning. Wired and wireless Internet access is complimentary.

This 4-star property offers access to a 24-hour business center, limo/town car service, and meeting rooms. This Victorian hotel also offers a terrace, a garden, and coffee/tea in a common area. For a surcharge, the property provides a roundtrip airport shuttle (available 24 hours) and an area shuttle. Complimentary self parking is available on site.

Sunnyside Park Hotel has designated areas for smoking.

  • Bar/lounge 
  • Coffee/tea in common areas 
  • Shopping center shuttle (surcharge) 
  • Babysitting or childcare 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Fitness facilities 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Free breakfast 
  • Conference space 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Year Built 1895 
  • Meeting rooms 3 
  • Restaurant 
  • Coffee shop or café 
  • Free self parking 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Pool sun loungers 
  • Steam room 
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge) 
  • Free wired Internet 
  • Limo or Town Car service available 
  • Outdoor pool 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Area shuttle (surcharge) 
  • Terrace 
  • Luggage storage 
  • 24-hour business center 
  • Concierge services 
  • Designated smoking areas 
  • Pool umbrellas 
  • Total number of rooms - 152 
  • Television in common areas 
  • Number of floors - 3 
  • Wedding services 
  • Airport transportation (surcharge) 
  • Garden 
  • Fireplace in lobby 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Outdoor pool  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)  
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)  


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Free wired Internet


Free self parking

Room Amenities

  • Separate sitting area 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Phone 
  • Minibar 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Free bottled water 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Turndown service 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Shower/tub combination 
  • In-room childcare (surcharge) 
  • Iron/ironing board (on request) 
  • Desk 
  • Television 
  • Electric kettle 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible) 
  • Satellite TV service 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Room service (24 hours) 

Where to Eat

A complimentary hot/cold buffet breakfast is served each morning between 6:30 AM and 10 AM.

Milners Restaurant - This restaurant serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. Open daily.

Pound and Penny - Overlooking the garden, this pub serves lunch, dinner, and light fare. Guests can order drinks at the bar and enjoy alfresco dining (weather permitting). Open select days.

24-hour room service is available.

Nearby Things to Do

Recreational amenities at the hotel include an outdoor pool, a steam room, and a fitness center.

  • Golfing nearby 


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

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

Hotel Policies


Check-in time ends at 6 PM

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 time is 10 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Up to 2 children 12 years old and younger stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.


  • 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.
  • The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.
No rollaway/extra beds available
Only service animals are allowed


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 450.00 per person (one way)
  • Early check-in fee: ZAR 1350.00
  • Late check-out fee: ZAR 800.00
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

  • Sunnyside Hotel
  • Sunnyside Park Hotel
  • Sunnyside Park Hotel Johannesburg
  • Sunnyside Park Johannesburg
  • Hotel Sunnyside Park

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. Up to 2 children 12 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding.

National Rating

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