The all-suite boutique hotel is located in the tranquil ambassadorial suburb of Sandhurst about 20 miles from the Johannesburg International Airport.
The Saxon is one of the world's most elegant retreats for breaking a journey whether en route from safari or just transiting through Johannesburg after an international flight. The award-winning hotel is set amongst Johannesburg's most prestigious residences and was the writing retreat during Nelson Mandela's memoir "A Long Walk to Freedom" Member of Leading Hotels of The World.
AT A GLANCE What you’ll love...
Guided Safaris® VIP Meet & Transfer
Ambassadorial address in Johannesburg
An exclusive all-suite private retreat
10-acre gardens hidden from the city
Original South African art collection Vibrant cocktail settings: Oprah Lounge,
Piano Lounge and Cigar Lounge
Infinity pool; an impressive central point
The Koi Terrace with heated pool Underwater music in the pool
A dining gazebo is an ideal setting
Leisurely lunches and High Teas
Award-winning Restaurants and Cellar
Private Villas available for families
The Saxon, Johannesburg
Accommodation at The Saxon
With contemporary South African
architecture and art, The Saxon's suites are outfitted with upscale amenities for an incredibly comfortable overnight in Johannesburg.
A Guided Safaris® Welcome
Our guests at The Saxon hotel receive the following additional pampering touches: A bottle of South African Cap Classique on arrival, Complimentary minibar including soft drinks & bottled water, Complimentary use of Hydro facilities at The Spa, Direct check-out from the comfort of your suite.
Your room at The Saxon features
Fine linens & king size beds
Elegant lounge & dining area
Open-plan bath & dressing area
Walk-in Rain Shower
His & Hers twin counter spaces
Lush Bathrobes and slippers
Views of gardens & city skyline
25 lavish suites at The Saxon hotel
3 Extensive Villa Plans
Beautiful pools & outdoor lounges
Modern spa with massage therapies
Exquisite gourmet food & wine at Qunnu and Five Thousand restaurant.
Highly personalized service standards
An exclusive & safe ambassadorial hideaway
Ideal for a quiet Johannesburg transit
Tranquil atmosphere with pool & gardens
Guided excursions available
World-class cellar & dining at Saxon restaurants
Most exclusive experience in Johannesburg
Superb 5 star accommodations
Additional offerings at The Saxon include a set of 3 private villas in the hotel gardens with individually decorated suites designed for couples traveling together or families. Each villa offers private terraces with heated pools, one of which also offers a private spa suite. Villa One is single storey with 7 Villa suites for a modern home in the city. Villa Two & Villa Three are double-storey each also featuring 7 interconnecting Villa Suites on the first level. All Villas feature a private elevator.
1 night at The Saxon in a Luxury Room
Full American breakfast or dine in-room
Private Meet & Assist at the airport
Dinner reservation for two at the hotel
Roundtrip air to safari location
4 nights at our Luxury Safari Lodges
All meals, drinks and wines inclusive
All Guided Safaris and Activities
Complimentary laundry service & WiFi
All Government Levies and VAT