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“Friendly and great location” 4 of 5 bubbles
Review of Southern Sun Hyde Park Sandton

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Southern Sun Hyde Park Sandton
Ranked #15 of 49 Hotels in Sandton
Certificate of Excellence
1 review
“Friendly and great location”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2014

I find it great in meeting my needs. Shopping is just the next door or should I say the hotel and shopping mall share the parking. The hotel is quite busy but I got surprised that I could sleep wonderfully as no noisy we're coming from in or outside the hotel. The most amazing experience was the breakfast services. The food is fresh and delicious but the Staff are the greatest plus they have. It's must try hotel...

  • Stayed August 2014, travelled solo
    • 3 of 5 bubbles
      Value
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Location
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Rooms
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Service
Review collected in partnership with Tsogo Sun Hotels

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muhammad_rawat, Front Office Manager at Southern Sun Hyde Park Sandton, responded to this review, 2 September 2014
Dear Iracema

Thank you for your rating on Trip Advisor.

This response will be forwarded through to all employees at our remowned Bice Restaurant, who will be recognised for their efforts in creating a memorable experiance for hotel guests.

Kind Regards
Muhammad Rawat
Front Office Manager
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
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Lagos, Nigeria
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2014

I have travelled wide and have stayed in most top hotels, however, Southern Sun Hyde Park, I had a lasting and memorable customer service experience, from my check in to breakfast and dinner to the ever smiling staff.....It was a WOW! experience.

  • Stayed August 2014, travelled on business
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Value
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Location
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Rooms
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Service
Review collected in partnership with Tsogo Sun Hotels

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1 Thank TonyAgah
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muhammad_rawat, Front Office Manager at Southern Sun Hyde Park Sandton, responded to this review, 2 September 2014
Dear Tony

Thank you for your time in rating us on Trip Advisor.

We are delighted that Southern Sun Hyde Park has created a memorable experiance for you and look to welcome you again in the coming future.

Kind Regards
Muhammad Rawat
Front Office Manager
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Truckee, California
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83 reviews
17 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 August 2014

The hotel decor is modern, trendy and appealing. Our room was clean and comfortable with a great ensuite bathroom and invigorating shower. We hired a private car from the hotel to pick us up from the airport because we arrived after dark, and the driver was on time, courteous and informative about Johannesburg. The staff was great about emailing me ahead of time to arrange for this service. Upon arrival, we had trouble getting the free wi-fi so a staff member came to our room even though it was late, and got us all set. The buffet was beautiful with lots of delicious choices for breakfast. The reason for a 4 rating instead of a 5 is that we didn't venture outside of the hotel walls, so we aren't able to comment about the location.

  • Stayed June 2014, travelled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Rooms
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Service
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1 Thank MaxandKrista
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muhammad_rawat, Front Office Manager at Southern Sun Hyde Park Sandton, responded to this review, 2 September 2014
Dear Max and Krista

Thank you for your rating on trip advisor.

We are delighted that you have enjoyed your stay at Southern Sun Hyde Park , and that you have got to experiance the quiality of service of which is offered by our lovely hotel.

The hotel is situated in the Hyde Park Area, with the Hyde Park shopping mall offering a quality shopping experiance.

Should you wish to venture further, the hotel is contracted to a tour company who offers qualified tour guides and drivers.

Kind Regards
Muhammad Rawat
Front Office Manager
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74 reviews
33 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 August 2014 via mobile

If I'm not at the Sandton Sun, I'm at Hyde Park. Always friendly and good service. Nothing like relaxing on the sun deck after a day of meetings, or having an awesome breakfast.

Thank you. You will never be disappointed here.

Stayed June 2014, travelled on business
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muhammad_rawat, Front Office Manager at Southern Sun Hyde Park Sandton, responded to this review, 2 September 2014
Dear Sir

Thank you for the wonderful response on Trip Advisor.

The Deck and bar area is definitely a hit with the locals, and a place to just relax and unwind after a long day at the office.

Kind Regards
Muhammad Rawat
Front Office Manager
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Cape Town, South Africa
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 August 2014

this hotel was a home away from home,thoroughly enjoyed my stay.staff attention to detail was excellent.well done.the hotel.the decor was interior was flawless and beautiful.easy access to the mall was plus.

  • Stayed August 2014, travelled on business
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Value
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Location
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Rooms
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Service
Review collected in partnership with Tsogo Sun Hotels

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Thank lee_cassim
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muhammad_rawat, Front Office Manager at Southern Sun Hyde Park Sandton, responded to this review, 24 August 2014
Dear Lee

Thank you for rating us on Trip Advisor.

We are delighted that you have enjoyed your stay with us , and to also experiance the quality service which is offered by Southern Sun Hyde Park.

Kind Regards
Muhammad Rawat
Front Office Manager
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Franschhoek, South Africa
Level Contributor
47 reviews
28 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 August 2014

We really had an excellent experience at the Hyde Park Southern Sun Hotel in Johannesburg! All the way from making the reservation through to checking out from the hotel, we had dealings with truly efficient and friendly staff with great communication skills. The hotel is very clean and well-run, and is well located for access to high standard shopping and access to the northern suburbs of Johannesburg. We shall certainly be staying there again soon.

  • Stayed August 2014, travelled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Value
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Location
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Rooms
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Service
Review collected in partnership with Tsogo Sun Hotels

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1 Thank FelicityJohannesburg
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muhammad_rawat, Front Office Manager at Southern Sun Hyde Park Sandton, responded to this review, 24 August 2014
Dear Felicity

Thank you for your time in rating us on Trip Advisor.

We are delighted that you have enjoyed your stay with us and look to welcome your return in the coming future.

Kind Regards
Muhammad Rawat
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48 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 August 2014

The Island Bar - average food, ridiculously and i mean REALLY ridiculously overpriced drinks....but a great view.... not sure its worth it. Actually its not ... Waiter even tried to pull a fast one on the wine by the class bringing me a chenin rather than a chardonnay
wont go back

Stayed August 2014, travelled with friends
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1 Thank Liesl B
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muhammad_rawat, Front Office Manager at Southern Sun Hyde Park Sandton, responded to this review, 12 August 2014
Dear Liesl

Thank you for your rating on Trip Advisor.

I can assure you that this is not the standard of service which is offered by Southern Sun Hyde Park, and kindly request for you to send me more details on this experiance.

Kind Regards
Muhammad
Front Office Manager
muhammad.rawat@tsogosun.com
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Property: Southern Sun Hyde Park Sandton
Address: 1st Road, Hyde Park | Now with free guest Wi-Fi., Sandton 2024, South Africa
Phone Number:
Region: South Africa > Gauteng > Greater Johannesburg > Sandton
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Business Centre with Internet Access Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Kitchenette Restaurant Room Service Shuttle Bus service Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access Airport Transportation
Hotel Style:
#13 Luxury Hotel in Sandton
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): ££
Hotel Class:4 star — Southern Sun Hyde Park Sandton 4*
Number of rooms: 132
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
The prestigious Southern Sun Hyde Park Sandton forms part of the exclusive Hyde Park Corner Shopping Centre. A state of the art hotel, offering guests all the comforts needed by the discerning traveller . The contemporary design and decor has been carefully crafted to reflect the lifestyle of our discerning guests, with furnishings and fittings adding a touch of class. Rooms offer panoramic views over the tree tops of Johannesburg's northern suburbs and include all the comforts of your own home.There is also a well appointed boardroom and two fully equipped conference rooms that caters for executive business meetings or private signature events.High speed WI FI connectivity is now available to hotel guests on a complimentary basis. ... more   less 
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