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Reviewed 23 October 2016

Only stayed one night here, but I was very impressed. The room was huge and luxurious. All minibar and in room snacks included. Bottle of champagne waiting. Very helpful staff. Beautiful decor. Would definitely stay here again.

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Shrewsbury, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 October 2016

What a wonderful ending to what had been an amazing first visit to South Africa. I agree with what a previous reviewer says 'that many use the Saxon for 1 night before flying out of Johannesburg and they are missing out' I couldn't agree more, we only had the one night and having walked round the hotel and its gardens...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

This is a stunning hotel and steeped in history. We only had food but also had a walk around the grounds and it is really beautiful. The food was to a very high quality- I had fillet of beef which was delicious. We shared a calamari starter that was great. I wasn't as keen on the deserts for my personal...

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Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

We were fortunate to stay at both the villa and the hotel and both rooms were of excellent quality. Located in the most desirable suburb in Johannesburg and close to Standton City shopping centre its a home away for home us mere mortals and celebrities like Oprah, Kevin Spacey and Bill Clinton. You know you are 100% safe in this...

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Hong Kong, China
Reviewed 20 October 2016

Recently stayed at Saxon hotel and spa and even if I have to say this is a very luxurious property, looking like a presidential residence located in the most exclusive district of Jo'burg, I missed a bit of atmosphere because it is more an ultra-luxury business hotel than an outstanding leisure hotel you can fall in love for... Check-in was...

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1Thank RCBLHKG
Saint Augustine, Florida
Reviewed 19 October 2016

I have stayed at many luxury hotels in my life, but the Saxon is definetly the most luxurious in its design, ameneties and service. Eventhough it is expensive, it offers great value, especially due to high dollar to rand exchange rate. Take advantage of it.

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Swellendam, South Africa
Reviewed 14 October 2016

We spent one night at The Saxon on a recent anniversary trip and felt deeply cared for and pampered. The area around The Saxon is beautiful, as are the hotel's grounds and lovingly tended gardens. The Luxury Suites are sumptuous. The service is impeccable. The care and passion is evident. Special mention must go to the homemade mini bar snacks...

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Moshi, Tanzania
Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

Very friendly and welcoming staff... From Nova at the entrance to the butlers in the rooms.... very clean facility and secure, staff are very time conscious on everything especially the butlers and room service.

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Pretoria, Gauteng, South Africa
Reviewed 7 October 2016 via mobile

My family and friends celebrated an important birthday in the private library section of the hotel. Everything was well prepared, the service faultless and the food excellent. The 50 meter chauffeur drive from the parking garage to the hotel's front door an unexpected treat for all the guests. The magnificent gardens and pool begs for a revisit.

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Boston, Massachusetts
Reviewed 6 October 2016

The property is lovely and the staff are gracious and attentive. After a very long day of travel it was the perfect landing to refresh and rejuvenate. Dinner in the formal dining room was exquisite and relaxed at the same time. I can't imagine choosing another property in Johannesburg.

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free Breakfast
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
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  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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  • Free Breakfast
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Saxon has a story to tell. Originally a private home and host to many honoured guests. The art within the home portrays lives lived with guests and friends spending time together. Elegant. Luxurious. Unforgettable. Merging the finest culinary experiences, the ultimate in luxurious accommodation and the award-winning Spa, the Saxon will take you on an unforgettable journey. This is truly the place you can call home. Let the Saxon treat you to personalised, discreet service and unparalleled South African hospitality. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Saxon Hotel, Villas and Spa

Address: 36 Saxon Road | Sandhurst, Sandton 2196, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Gauteng > Greater Johannesburg > Sandton
Price Range: ₹ 28,470 - ₹ 65,386 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Saxon Hotel, Villas and Spa 5*
Number of rooms: 53
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Also Known As:
Saxon Boutique Hotel Johannesburg
Hotel Saxon Boutique
Saxon Hotel, Villas And Spa Sandton, Greater Johannesburg
Hotel Style:
#1 Luxury Hotel in Sandton
#1 Romantic Hotel in Sandton
#1 Business Hotel in Sandton
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“Business travelers ask for a high floor”
 of 5 bubbles dayjj21, 28 Nov 2016 | Read review
“All rooms are amazing”
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“Rooms in the main buildning don't have views but are really great any way. Villa rooms are more private with better views.”
 of 5 bubbles carpediemgolfer, 21 Nov 2016 | Read review
“They are all perfect!!”
 of 5 bubbles SaveyFLTraveler, 9 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Presidential suite was awesome but all rooms looked beautiful”
 of 5 bubbles julietb341, 28 Oct 2016 | Read review
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