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Saxon Hotel, Villas and Spa

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Hong Kong, China
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We only had 1 night in the Saxon on our way back to Hong Kong but had a fantastic ending to our holiday here. It started out with a flawless pick up service at the gate when we arrived with an internal flight. Two ladies brought us to our car which was waiting for us and came with water, phone...

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Scotland, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

This is likely to be the shortest review we have ever written. What a wonderful experience. A real Oasis of luxury, with excellent staff and amenities and an interesting history. Just stay and enjoy. We did not get a chance to try the Fine Dining unfortunately, but the outdoor restaurant was excellent. The gardens, security, pool and spa are all...

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Zurich, Switzerland
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Highly to recommend if you want a first class service. Spend a nice evening at the Restaurant with excellent service and food. Very nice Spa with different tipes of treatments; different pools in main building and Villas

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Greater Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I love exploring hotels with my friends and new year's we tried the saxon hotel the experience was out of this world, I could not believe how elegant and classy it was. the afternoon tea had all sorts of treats both sweet and savoury and it was the master chef level. Wow what a place.

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Mauritius
Reviewed 1 week ago

It is with a heavy heart that I must give a less than perfect review of this great property. We stayed in Villa 1 for two nights in early January, 2017. The Good: Transfers were all awesome. Nice cars, professional chauffeurs, punctual and accommodating. The physical building: Beautiful design, incredible first impression. Awesome space and quiet in the Villa. The...

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

Dear Rory K, Thank you for taking the time to review your stay at the Saxon. Please could you be in contact at managingdirector@saxon.co.za so we can discuss your experience further. Best regards, George Cohen

Sandton,South Africa
Reviewed 1 week ago

At last the long awaited renovated spa is complete and certainly worth waiting for. The Hammam treatment is sublime. Highly recommended. The treatment room is a creation in itself. Lots of copper vessels included throughout - so clever. The heated outdoor pool, jacuzzi, flotation tank, sauna all at your disposal. It's not big, but it's beautiful. Food and beverage service...

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

Dear Gilda18, Thank you for taking the time to review your experience at the Spa and to give us your valuable feedback on the Food & Beverage service. We look forward to welcoming you back soon! Best regards, George Cohen

Greater Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

While almost every coffee shop offers you a quick pedestrian adrenaline fix, Saxon Boutique Hotel offers you a luxurious alternative that includes a leisurely afternoon tea served with bespoke savoury and sweet canapes that will remind of you a world when timeless elegance was the order of the day. If you're looking to treat the ladies to lunch, or woo...

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

Dear Edward, Thank you for taking the time to review your experience of the Saxon Afternoon Tea! We look forward to welcoming you back soon! Best regards, George Cohen

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Saxon is everything you could hope for in Johannesburg. We stayed here on a stop over on our honeymoon. Everything was excellent, in fact it was so good we were rather annoyed we only had one night to enjoy it. Next time we are in Johannesburg there is only one place we will be staying.

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

Dear Richard, Thank you for taking the time to review your stay at the Saxon for your Honeymoon. We hope you visit again soon for a longer stay! Best regards, George Cohen

Lubumbashi, Democratic Republic of the Congo
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Two hours of afternoon tea at the Saxon on 31 December - an experience we will not forget. Ever. - The tea selection is outstanding and as a tea lover I could have spent the 2 hours there just drinking tea and enjoying the piano player's interpretation of well-known and timeless music. Delightful. The food - prepared to perfection and...

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

Dear Frankgeo, Thank you for taking the time to review your Afternoon Tea experience at the Saxon. We are delighted to hear you enjoyed it and look forward to welcoming you back soon! Best regards, George Cohen

New York City, New York
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Saxon was by far one of the best hotels I have ever stayed at, and it felt like a very safe environment. Despite being located near a large city, the hotel itself was tranquil. Incredible service as well.

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

Dear 0livejuice, Thank you for taking the time to review your experience at the Saxon. We are delighted to hear you enjoyed it and look forward to welcoming you back soon! Best regards, George Cohen

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Breakfast included
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  • Wheelchair access
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  • Restaurant
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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
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  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
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  • Breakfast included
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: £351 - £808 (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 Business Hotel in Sandton
#1 Luxury Hotel in Sandton
#1 Romantic Hotel in Sandton
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“The 'normal' suite was already super spacious, I like the rooms at the back because it is quiet there”
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 of 5 bubbles MM1908, 20 Jan 2017 | Read review
“The Villas have great suits”
 of 5 bubbles H8984SPjamesg, 18 Jan 2017 | Read review
“well most rooms have beautiful view of the golf club.”
 of 5 bubbles nomasekop, 17 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Avoid the Villas unless you want privacy more than service and comfort.”
 of 5 bubbles roryk109, 12 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Villas are the best because of how private and spacious they are.”
 of 5 bubbles 0livejuice, 1 Jan 2017 | Read review
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