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    Saxon Hotel, Villas and Spa

    36 Saxon Road | Sandhurst, Sandton 2196, South Africa
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    Overview

    • Excellent85%
    • Very good7%
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Pool
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    Reviewed 18 August 2016 via mobile

    This place has to rank amongst my top 10 in the world. Amazing architecture, attention to detail and excellent service. This hotel hides you from the hustle and bustle of Johannesburg. We spend 3 nights alway from the kids. The chef catered for our "favourites"...More

    Thank 953ebrahimo
    Response from GeorgeCohen, General Manager at Saxon Hotel, Villas and Spa

    Dear Ebrahim O, Thank you so much for your lovely review of your recent stay at Saxon Hotel, Villas and Spa. Thank you so much for your lovely words, I will most certainly pass them on to my team. We look forward to welcoming you...More

    Reviewed 18 August 2016

    We stayed at this amazing boutique hotel when we went to watch a Lionel Richie concert. This truly a stunning 5 star hotel. The rooms are huge and very tastefully decorated. The service is impeccable and staff are always willing to help should you need...More

    Thank Michael B
    Response from GeorgeCohen, General Manager at Saxon Hotel, Villas and Spa

    Dear Michael B, Thank you so much for your lovely review of your recent stay at Saxon Hotel, Villas and Spa. Thank you so much for your lovely words, I will most certainly pass them on to my team. We look forward to welcoming you...More

    Reviewed 16 August 2016

    Unoriginal review title aside, it really was an amazing experience, I've stayed in several five star hotels around the world and have to say the Saxon has been one of the best. The service was amazing, with the staff being responsive and immensely helpful. The...More

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    Response from GeorgeCohen, General Manager at Saxon Hotel, Villas and Spa

    Dear Casey F, Thank you so much for your lovely review of your recent stay at Saxon Hotel, Villas and Spa. Thank you so much for your lovely words, I will most certainly pass them on to my team. We look forward to welcoming you...More

    Reviewed 15 August 2016

    If price is not an issue you need to stay here. Everything about The Saxon is faultless, from the enormous rooms (very reminiscent of the Oberoi in Mauritius) to the wonderful food in the restaurant. It's a beautiful property and you feel a million miles...More

    1  Thank vedev
    Response from GeorgeCohen, General Manager at Saxon Hotel, Villas and Spa

    Dear vedev, Thank you so much for your lovely review of your recent stay at Saxon Hotel, Villas and Spa. Looking forward to welcoming you back to Johannesburg again soon! Kind Regards, George Cohen

    Reviewed 12 August 2016 via mobile
    Google Translation

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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Room Service
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Room Service
    • Airport Transportation
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Babysitting
    • Breakfast included
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Hot Tub
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    • Price range
    • US$ 440 - US$ 1,568 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #1 Business Hotel in Sandton
    • #1 Luxury Hotel in Sandton
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    Questions & AnswersAsk a question
    Tracey F
    Hi how long does it take to get to the airport from the hotel by car please?.
    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
    I will need roundtrip shuttle service on February 18-21, 2017. Please assist with scheduling a reservation.
    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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    src0918
    I will be visiting your fine hotel next week. How may I secure your roundtrip shuttle service between the hotel and the airport?
    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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    Room Tips
    "If you're looking for exclusivity and privacy, be sure to ask about accomodations in the villas."
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    "Presidential suite in a villa is 2000 sq ft of quiet luxury"
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    "The villas are spectacular"
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    "I did not see the suites but maybe check them out; a garden view would be good"
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