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Southern Sun O.R Tambo International Hotel

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Middelburg, South Africa
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Convenient overnight accommodation when flying to or from OR Tambo. Close to the airport, safe parking, sound proof. Perfectly clean, crisp linen. Nice size rooms. Great variety for both dinner and breakfast. Welcome snacks, friendly reception. Just what you expect from a Sun International.

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Gaborone
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Good hotel to stay for business and pleasure, good wifi access and very convenient location to the airport and access to Gautrain for travel to Sandton City or Rosebank for shopping. The conference facilities are good so it is also recommended for conferencing. Hotel has a good room service menue the ribs and mussels are then dishes recommended

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Mbabane
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

It was quite an Excellent hotel to stay in and I would recommend it to others. The location was also very excellent and convenient indeed. Hospitality was excellent. Good work keep it up. Nice place to be.

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Leicester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We had to stay here due to a cancelled flight (thank you British Airways!). Bearing that in mind, the stay was good. the staff had to deal with a lot of disgruntled customers. they did it with grace and pleasantness. A good mid price hotel.

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Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 1 week ago

In the room a strong gas smell evident. Air conditioner not working. Morning no water. Breakfast disappointing- sausage only protein present. dishes not replenished, tables not cleared. Reception and housekeeping shocking.

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Taipei, Taiwan
Reviewed 1 week ago

need to pay parking fees! first time ever for hotels I stay in SA. ok for transit. close to airport. but can't really walk over, still need car. room wasn't specious, but ok. sound from outside is super! unfortunately from inside hotel wasn't good as hear clearly from door banging from other rooms closure. breakfast was fair, employees in restaurant...

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Gaborone, Botswana
Reviewed 1 week ago

In general Tsogo Sun is a very good hotel with exceptionally helpful staff and service. The hotel provides a breathe of fresh air and the daily wine drinking at 5 pm is exceptional. It is a home away from home.

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a good night sleep (the fact that I'd only slept 3 hours the previous night did help!). The room looks like it's in urgent need of some refurb. Safe didn't function. Bathroom is minimalistic. Worst thing about this hotel was the unfriendly staff.

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Rustenburg, South Africa
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very good stay at the hotel en route from JHB to Middelburg. Limited time. Extremely enjoyable dinner service and great food. Very special feature is the late night Spa service - obviously aimed at air travelers after long flights but worked perfectly for post 94.7 cycle race recovery after 8pm!

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Zuki Q, Manager at Southern Sun O.R Tambo International Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Keith H Thank you for taking time to complete a review on your recent stay at Southern Sun O.R. Tambo. I`m delighted that you enjoyed that your stay with us and such a positive dinner experience. We look forward to welcoming you back to Southern Sun O.R. Tambo Kind Regards Zuki

Duckburg
Reviewed 1 week ago

Booked room for a business stay and needed reliable, fast internet. Room was advertised with Free Wifi. Upon checking in at the hotel I was told there was a limit of 500 MB per 24 hrs. However, this limitation is NOT mentioned when booking the hotel on its web site. I know "Free Wi-Fi" as unlimited Free-Wifi, not limited as...

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Zuki Q, Manager at Southern Sun O.R Tambo International Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Ftv23, I would like to thank you for taking time to complete a review on your recent stay at Southern Sun O.R. Tambo. The hotels WIFI is limited to 500 MB per day. The WIFI terms are stated on the company`s website on www.tsogosun.com . We do however offer 2 gig per day complementary wifi for guests that are...

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Airport Transportation
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A world class International Airport Hotel 500m away from the Airport serviced by a complimentary 24 hour shuttle every 15 min and with complimentary capped Wifi. Exceptional dining both buffet and a la carte with 24 hour room service. 24 Hour bar for the thirsty traveller. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Southern Sun O.R Tambo International Hotel

Address: Jones Road, Kempton Park 1627, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Gauteng > Greater Johannesburg > Kempton Park
Price Range: ₹ 7,419 - ₹ 11,026 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Southern Sun O.R Tambo International Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 366
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