The Saxon Hotel

Johannesburg
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South Africa

Saxon Hotel, Johannesburg

Luxury Boutique Hotel
5-Star Rating

Reservations: 1 (415) 814 6676

A perfect transit through Johannesburg

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

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
Oversized bathtub
Walk-in Rain Shower
Separate washroom
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.
Egoli Suite layout at The Saxon hotel
Luxury Room Floorplan & Layout
80 meters sq / 20 suites
The Saxon Dining Menu
The Saxon Dining Menu

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Experience our customizable Luxury Safari Packages

5 night luxury safari package

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
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