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SLOW Lounge

OR Tambo International Airport, Johannesburg 2192, South Africa
+27 11 971 8228
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good36%
  • Average2%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
OR Tambo International Airport, Johannesburg 2192, South Africa
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very nice food and toilets. I will definitely visit there every time I go on an international flight. Best Red cappuccino.

Thank Heinrichgriebenouw
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A nice warm welcome on arrival. Modern, clean furniture with an open ambience. An excellent range of food for breakfast was on show which was tasty and fresh. This was changed to lunch type food while i was there and looked just as good if...More

Thank Rich_Sue_UK
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Came here with my partner before a flight to Nairobi. They don't take cash bookings and accept certain airlines' premium class passengers and certainly private banking clients. I have experienced some excellent airline lounges in Dubai, Doha and Abu Dhabi and this one falls into...More

Thank fadabing
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Food and ambiance great, wi-fi sucks Reliable and stable connectivity is not a "nice to have" these days it is a "must have", especially in this type of environment and if you are going to insist on a password then at least post the password...More

Thank Bob B
Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

The Slow Lounge is a classy, relaxing lounge with an abundance of good food, drink, and good service. Definitely one of the better ones I've frequented at several airports around the world.

Thank walkermom1963
Reviewed 17 March 2017

Found this gem while waiting to board a 2 hour delayed Quantas flight. Its a small Business class lounge located to the side of the other main SAA, SLOW Emirates and BA lounges.. Staff were friendly and extremely helpful, I was told to relax and...More

Thank ChrisW311
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

Nice lounge with comfortable seats and nice assortment of items for breakfast. Fairly quiet and not too busy and staff were very friendly.

Thank armadill029
Reviewed 12 March 2017

We had very good service, some good food, and a pleasant place to wait especially at the end of a trying day.

Thank rogerrobert98
Reviewed 5 March 2017

We were flying SAA business class and initially used their lounge but before long it got really crowded and noisy so decided to move as I'm also a PP card holder. The lounge is quite small (there's a bigger one downstairs near gate A8) and...More

Thank nnmercman
Reviewed 4 March 2017 via mobile

A wonderful start to your trip - the please has attentive service and ice Cold beers. The food offered is light, healthy and tasty- A good start to a wonderful holiday- Enjoy

Thank Benninghaus
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we are flying economy SAA from Perth to Johannesburg then onwards to Victoria Falls with a 5 hour wait. Are there any lounges at Johannesburg that we can go to?
22 May 2017|
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We are flying premium economy from Johannesburg to London on b.a. Can we access any lounges or is there a way to pay in advance for access please ??
1 May 2017|
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Response from anyone2016 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, there are a number of airport lounges in the International section of OR Tambo Airport (Johannesburg). The SLOW lounge is the one that usually handles BA passengers (to my knowledge). The cost of entry at the SLOW lounge... More
Hi there, I'd like to find out the rough cost of food and drink here?
24 January 2017|
Response from JuliaSutherland | Reviewed this property |
I can answer my own question, once you have paid the entrance fee, everything inside is all inclusive. Well worth it.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: OR Tambo International Airport, Johannesburg 2192, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Gauteng  >  Greater Johannesburg  >  Johannesburg
  • Phone Number: +27 11 971 8228
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