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    Saxon Hotel, Villas and Spa

    36 Saxon Road, Sandhurst | Sandhurst, Sandton 2196, South Africa
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    Overview
    • Excellent87%
    • Very good7%
    • Average3%
    • Poor1%
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Restaurant
    Airport Transportation
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    Poolside Bar
    Fitness centre
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    Private Balcony
    5.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    We stayed one night at the Saxon Hotel between traveling on Rovos Rail and heading off on safari and I must say the Saxon was the most luxurious hotel room we’ve ever stayed in. Reception is beautiful and the checking in process smoothly done. The...More

    Thank ElzaMcM
    Response from GeorgeCohen, Managing Director at Saxon Hotel, Villas and SpaResponded 1 week ago

    Dear ElzaMcM, Thank you for your review of your stay at the Saxon. It is a pleasure to hear a guest name us the most luxurious hotel they have stayed in. We look forward to welcoming you back soon! Best regards, George Cohen

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    Beautiful gardens, amazing service and wonderful food. One of the consistently best hotels we have ever stayed in and will return to again. It should be noted how friendly the staff are - you would expect it from front office staff, but it goes through...More

    Thank Kirsten L
    Response from GeorgeCohen, Managing Director at Saxon Hotel, Villas and SpaResponded 1 week ago

    Dear Kirsten L, Thank you for taking the time to review your stay at the Saxon Hotel. It is such a pleasure to receive feedback of this nature - especially where it concerns the team members. We look forward to welcoming you back soon! Best...More

    Reviewed 24 November 2017 via mobile

    This used to be some prominent Afrikaners home. Apparently Nelson Mandela came and stayed here after he was released from internment. It has the look and feel of a private garden that you would expect to see at a palace somewhere. Anyway the food, lodgings...More

    Thank Mark C
    Response from GeorgeCohen, Managing Director at Saxon Hotel, Villas and SpaResponded 1 week ago

    Dear Mark C, Thank you for your wonderful review of the Saxon Hotel. We are happy to hear you found the food and lodgings to be exceptional. We look forward to welcoming you back soon! Best regards, George Cohen

    Reviewed 24 November 2017 via mobile

    A 5-star experience from the moment you enter the hotel foyer. All staff are exceptionally helpful and friendly. The waiters make sure to pay attention to your table, so that you never have an empty glass in front of you. The food was scrumptious and...More

    Thank Nikita_Patricio
    Response from GeorgeCohen, Managing Director at Saxon Hotel, Villas and SpaResponded 1 week ago

    Dear Nikita_Patricio, Thank you for your review of your visit to the Saxon. It is such a pleasure to hear that you not only found the staff to be exceptionally friendly and helpful but also the food to be scrumptious and well served. We look...More

    Reviewed 20 November 2017 via mobile

    I visited the Saxon for afternoon tea with my bestie. What a wonderful experience! The hotel is on a grand estate with such gorgeous gardens/greenery. It’s a very modern, elegant and stylish hotel. The afternoon tea itself was in a lounge area with splendid African...More

    Thank Karen P
    Response from GeorgeCohen, Managing Director at Saxon Hotel, Villas and SpaResponded 1 week ago

    Dear Karen P, Thank you for your review of your visit to the Saxon for afternoon tea. I am delighted to hear that you enjoyed the experience and found Nomfundo to be a pleasant host. We look forward to welcoming you back again soon! Best...More

    About
    Awards & Recognition
    Travellers' Choice2017 Winner
    Certificate of Excellence
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Room Service
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Breakfast included
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Room Service
    • Breakfast included
    • Airport Transportation
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Babysitting
    • Breakfast Available
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Hot Tub
    • Heated pool
    • Outdoor pool
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    • Price range
    • US$ 538 - US$ 990 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Hotel Style
    • #1 Romantic Hotel in Sandton
    • #1 Spa Hotel in Sandton
    • #1 Business Hotel in Sandton
    • #1 Luxury Hotel in Sandton
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 53
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    • Location
    • South Africa >
    • Gauteng >
    • Greater Johannesburg >
    • Sandton
    • Also Known As
    • Saxon Boutique Hotel Johannesburg ,
    • Hotel Saxon Boutique ,
    • Saxon Hotel, Villas And Spa Sandton, Greater Johannesburg
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    Tracey F
    15 April 2017|
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    Response from GeorgeCohen | Property representative |
    Depending on traffic, approximately 30minutes. Best regards, George Cohen
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    src0918
    11 February 2017|
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    Response from Rory K | Reviewed this property |
    The Saxon's transfer service is excellent - just contact their front desk.
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    11 February 2017|
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    Response from Mutsa G | Reviewed this property |
    Hi you can ring this number, +27112926000 Let me know how it goes and I hope you'll enjoy your stay. George.
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    "Villas are expensive but special"
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    "Our room was on the ground floor leading out to magnificent gardens ... was hard to believe that we were in..."
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    "All rooms are exceptional & the property does have lifts to higher floors"
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    "Try a bungalow"
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