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Saxon Hotel, Villas & Spa

36 Saxon Rd, Sandhurst, Johannesburg, 2196

About the Saxon Hotel

At the heart of the City of Gold, beneath the warm sunshine in the opulent, tree-lined suburb of Sandhurst, lies the enchanting Saxon Hotel. A uniquely perfect blend of rich cultural history and contemporary five-star service, the Saxon is situated on ten acres of magnificent indigenous gardens, providing a private and peaceful retreat like no other.

Featuring luxurious and spacious suites, Saxon Hotel, Villas & Spa includes a spa and outdoor pool. It is located in Johannesburg’s suburb of Sandhurst and includes 3 restaurants, free WiFi, and free parking.

Each elegant room at the Saxon Hotel, Villas & Spa incorporates African art. Each room has a balcony overlooking the garden and the pool. They also include a satellite TV.

The dining areas include Qunu, Grei and The Terrace.

Guests can relax and enjoy the massages at the spa. A steam room and a fitness centre are also available.

The Saxon is located 5 km from Sandton’s city centre and 10 km from the Rosebank Mall. Johannesburg International Airport is 40.5 km away and Lanseria International Airport is 29 km away. The Gautrain high speed train runs from OR Tambo International Airport to Sandton Gautrain Station, a transfer can be pre-booked with the hotel for collection at the Sandton Gautrain Station.


Experience locally inspired culinary delight with Qunu’s bold flavours, homegrown seasonal ingredients and honest approach to cuisine. Complement your favourite dish with the perfect wine, recommended to you by our expert sommeliers.

Qunu extends a warm African welcome, enticing you with its rich surroundings, woven lampshades and an ambient glow. With its picturesque indoor-outdoor atmosphere Qunu exudes a sense of being an intrinsic part of Africa.

Qunu pays homage to its South African roots, being named in honour of the small rural town that our beloved elder statesman, former President Nelson Mandela loved to call home, we hope you will too.

Suites & Villas

As a guest of the Saxon you may choose to stay in one of the luxuriously elegant suites in the main Hotel, or you may prefer the exclusivity of the more private Villa suites.

Situated in the main hotel, the Luxury Suites exude an atmosphere of elegant tranquillity.


The Villa Luxury Suites provide a sense of quiet retreat, your home away from home. Decorated in contemporary…


Situated in the main hotel, the palatial Presidential Suites have their own entrance hall, guest bathroom, dining room…


The Villa Presidential Suites provide a sense of quiet retreat located in our Luxury Villas nestled in the…


Located in the peaceful gardens adjacent to the Saxon Hotel, the Saxon Villas are our exclusive boutique offering.…


Situated in the main hotel, the Nelson Mandela Platinum Suite offers an experience of unequalled luxury.

Saxon Spa

Step into the Saxon Spa, an oasis nestled in its unique surroundings. Cascading water features, a signature fireplace and influences of copper and Himalayan salts set the backdrop for a restful journey. This metropolitan spa offers holistic disciplines of a spa journey, giving our guests time to rediscover a healthy and discerning lifestyle.

All treatments will begin with a mindfulness exercise with your Spa therapist.

Contact Us

T: +27 (0)11 292 6000 / +27 (0)87 375 7777

F: +27 (0)11 292 6001


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