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Saxon Hotel, Villas and Spa

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our family stayed in the Nelson Mandella Suite In the Saxon and saw, in the airy dining room, the table on which he had written his book. 'The Long Walk to Freedom.' The Saxon is a lovely, welcoming hotel, very airy and modern. We toured Johannesburg for several days before our big adventure - the Royal Malewane and safari!

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GeorgeCohen, General Manager at Saxon Hotel, Villas and Spa, responded to this review

Dear christian1a, Thank you so much for taking the time to review your recent stay at the Saxon. We are delighted to hear you enjoyed your time in Johannesburg and the history of the Nelson Mandela Suite. We look forward to welcoming you back soon! Best regards, George Cohen

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Fabulous hotel. Highly recommend if you're in Jo-burg. Best transportation we've ever had from airport to hotel. The property is just gorgeous, spa treatment was divine. We only regret not staying longer.

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GeorgeCohen, General Manager at Saxon Hotel, Villas and Spa, responded to this review

Dear JenfoV, Thank you for your review of the Saxon. We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed it, in particular the Spa and our transport service. We look forward to welcoming you back soon! Best regards, George Cohen

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Set in the exclusive sandhurst suburb is a secret spa treasure. The entire experience from start to end was perfect. Not only are the treatments and treatment rooms 10/10, but the facilities to use before or after are amazing. The treatment did not feel rushed at all and the attention to detail is immaculate. We opted for the signature Himalayan...

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GeorgeCohen, General Manager at Saxon Hotel, Villas and Spa, responded to this review

Dear ZahraaCachalia, Thank you so much for your review of your experience at the Spa. It is always such a pleasure to receive this kind of feedback! We are happy to hear you enjoyed the Himalayan journey and hope to welcome you back soon! Best regards, George Cohen

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This hotel is just luxury, luxury, luxury all the way!! We were invited to Sunday Brunch there as part of an anniversary celebration. Oh my!!!!! One really has to go to be able to describe the buffet spread that is so beautifully displayed. You will be spoilt for choice, starting at the seafood starter table, that flows into the sushi...

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GeorgeCohen, General Manager at Saxon Hotel, Villas and Spa, responded to this review

Dear Beryl R, Thank you for your wonderful review of your recent experience at brunch. It is honestly such a pleasure to get such positive feedback on the brunch, ranging from the service to the food. You would have to come back soon to try the breads and the pastries too! Best regards, George Cohen

Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I had an incredible 75 minute Ellemis facial with Carol today, and a lovely pedicure with Mpho. Carol is one of the best therapists I have ever had. The spa is lovely now that it has been redesigned - well worth a visit! Lovely tea and snacks all around as well. Dineo at reception was also excellent!

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Dear Hooggenoeg, Thank you for your review on your recent experience at the Spa. We do appreciate the time you took to write this review, especially with you mentioning team-members by name. We strive to always better ourselves and comments such as these contribute so much to our team-spirit. We look forward to welcoming you back soon! Best regards, George...

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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Breakfast included
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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: £343 - £664 (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, South Africa
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#1 Romantic Hotel in Sandton
#1 Business Hotel in Sandton
#2 Luxury Hotel in Sandton
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“If you're looking for exclusivity and privacy, be sure to ask about accomodations in the villas.”
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“We loved the Villa 3 Suite on the ground floor with our own garden”
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