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5.0 out of 5

"Friendly staff, great facilities in a good location. " More

By a verified traveller on Sun 25 Sep 2016

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Hotel Description

You'll be connected to the convention center at Birchwood Hotel and OR Tambo Conference Centre, and within just a 15-minute stroll of K90 Shopping Centre and Wild Waters - Boksburg. Highlights at this hotel include 2 restaurants, a full-service spa, and an outdoor swimming pool.

All 235 rooms feature flat-screen TVs with satellite channels, and you can enjoy free WiFi, sitting areas, and free bottled water. Premium bedding and free toiletries are nice touches to enhance your stay. Room service, safes, and hair dryers are also available.

A relaxing visit to Mangwanani African Spa can include deep-tissue massages, hot stone massages, and aromatherapy along with access to the sauna and steam room. The steakhouse, The Grill At One Twenty, serves international cuisine and is open for lunch and dinner. Hi-Flyerz Aviation Bar is the hotel's own gastropub. Enjoy the seasonal outdoor swimming pool and pool loungers as well as access to a playground. 156175 square feet (14509 square meters) of event facilities include a conference center, and other business amenities include a business center. Plus you'll find free WiFi in public areas, a coffee shop/café, and laundry facilities. Full breakfast is available on weekdays between 6:00 AM and 9:30 AM and on weekends between 6:00 AM and 10:00 AM. There's also free self parking, along with the convenience of an airport shuttle.

Places within a 15-minute drive of this 4-star Boksburg hotel include East Rand Mall and International Terminal Duty Free Mall.

Economy Twin Room (ValuStay 3*)

Bed Count 2 Twin Beds Maximum Occupancy 2 Max
AU$52* Per night/room 15 Apr. - 16 Apr.

Business Suite, 1 Bedroom, Kitchenette, Courtyard Area (Silverbirch Suite 4*)

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Executive Room, 1 King Bed (Silverbirch King 4*)

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Standard Double Room, Accessible (Silverbirch Double 4*)

Bed Count 1 Full Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Premium Double Room, 1 Bedroom (Silverbirch Double 4*)

Bed Count 2 Full Beds Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Premium Room, 1 Bedroom (Silverbirch Double 4*)

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Birchwood Hotel and OR Tambo Conference Centre ratings based on 1 Verified Reviews

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Guest reviews for Birchwood Hotel and OR Tambo Conference Centre

Everyone (1)
5 out of 5

Nice hotel close to airport.

Pros: Location and facilities
Location: Shops nearby.
Friendly staff, great facilities in a good location.

Posted by on 25 Sep. 2016

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About the Birchwood Hotel and OR Tambo Conference Centre

Location 44 Viewpoint Road, Boksburg, Gauteng 1459

Property Features

Birchwood Hotel and OR Tambo Conference Centre offers its guests a full-service spa and an outdoor pool. There are 2 restaurants on site, along with a coffee shop/café. You can enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge. A computer station is on site and WiFi is free in public spaces. There's an onsite business center. Event space at this hotel measures 156175 square feet (14509 square meters) and includes a conference center. The business-friendly Birchwood Hotel and OR Tambo Conference Centre also features tour/ticket assistance, a garden, and a picnic area. You'll have access to the outdoor pool at a partner property. An airport shuttle (available 24 hours) is available for a fee. Self parking is free. Smoking is allowed in designated areas at this 4-star Boksburg hotel.

  • 1 floor
  • 235 guestrooms or units
  • 2 dining venues
  • 156175 sq ft of conference space
  • 14509 sq m of conference space
  • Built in 1998
  • Bar or lounge
  • Coffee shop
  • Poolside lounge chairs
  • Umbrellas for the pool
  • Conference center
  • Business facilities
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Front-desk safe
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Concierge
  • Wedding services available
  • Garden
  • Outdoor picnic space
  • Newspapers for purchase
  • Bellhop
  • Smoking in designated areas

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family property
  • Outdoor pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Laundry facilities
  • Playground on site

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking

Transport

  • Airport: O.R. Tambo Intl. Airport (JNB) (9.4 km / 5.8 mi)
  • Property shuttles: Airport shuttle
  • Parking: Free self parking

Room Amenities

Birchwood Hotel and OR Tambo Conference Centre offers 235 accommodations, which are accessible via exterior corridors and feature laptop-compatible safes and complimentary bottled water. Accommodations offer separate sitting areas. Beds feature premium bedding. 40-inch flat-screen televisions come with premium satellite channels. Bathrooms include complimentary toiletries and hair dryers. Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered daily. Renovation of all guestrooms was completed in November 2015.

  • Sitting area
  • In-room dining (limited hours)
  • Flat-screen television
  • Satellite channels
  • Premium channels
  • Electric kettle
  • Luxury bedding
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Nightly turndown service
  • Hair dryer
  • Laptop safe
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Telephone
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Desk
  • Exterior corridor access
  • Climate control (air conditioning)
  • Ensuite bathroom
  • Connecting rooms available
  • Wardrobe or closet

Food & Drink

For a fee, guests can enjoy full breakfast on weekdays from 6:00 AM to 9:30 AM and on weekends from 6:00 AM to 10:00 AM.

The Grill At One Twenty - This steakhouse specializes in international cuisine and serves lunch and dinner.

BC Cafe - This restaurant specializes in local and international cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch, dinner, and light fare. Open daily.

Hi-Flyerz Aviation Bar - Onsite gastropub. Open daily.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Spa Services

  • Body treatments
  • Facial treatments
  • Number of treatment rooms 5
  • Couples treatment rooms
  • Manicures and pedicures
  • Body scrubs
  • Aromatherapy treatments
  • Sauna in spa
  • Massages
  • Minimum age to access spa is 7
  • Hot stone massage
  • Deep tissue massage
  • Prenatal massage
  • Steam room in spa

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 2:00 PM
  • Minimum check-in age is: 18

Special check-in instructions:

This property doesn't offer after-hours check-in. To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 24 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

This property doesn't offer after-hours check-in. To arrange for check-in, guests must contact the property at least 24 hours prior to arrival using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in information. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! One child 12 years old or younger stays free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are not available.

Pet Policy

  • No pets allowed, but service animals are welcome

Policies

The adult breakfast fee applies to guests age 13 and older.

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit or credit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification may be required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

This property accepts credit cards, debit cards, and cash. Long-term renters welcome. For guests' safety, the property includes a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, and a first aid kit in each accommodation. This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place. Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F. Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitizer. Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available. Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 24 hours between bookings, and can be accessed from outside the building via exterior corridors. This property affirms that it adheres to the cleaning and disinfection practices of Safe Travels (WTTC - Global).

  • No rollaway/extra beds available
  • No cots (infant beds) available
  • No lifts
  • Cash or credit card deposit required
  • Service animals are allowed
  • Service animals are exempt from fees/restrictions
  • One child stays free
  • Debit cards
  • Staffed front desk
  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Staff wear personal protective equipment
  • Protective clothing is not available for guests
  • Shield between guests and staff in main contact areas
  • Guests are provided with free hand sanitiser
  • Social distancing measures are in place
  • Contactless check-in is available
  • Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
  • Individually wrapped food options are available
  • Individually wrapped food options are available for breakfast
  • Individually wrapped food options are available for lunch
  • Individually wrapped food options are available for dinner
  • gap period enforced between guest stays 24 hours
  • Staff temperature checks are conducted regularly
  • Temperature checks are available to guests
  • Bed sheets and towels are washed at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F
  • Commonly touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant
  • Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures
  • Contactless check-out is available
  • Property follows sanitisation practices of Safe Travels (WTTC - Global)

Fees

Guests will be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Deposit: ZAR 200 per stay

We've listed all charges provided to us by the property.

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Fee for full breakfast: ZAR 180.00 per person (approximately)
  • Airport shuttle fee: ZAR 180 per person (one-way)
  • Airport shuttle fee per child: ZAR 180 (one-way), (from 6 to 18 years old)

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

  • Silverbirch Birchwood Hotel Boksburg
  • Silverbirch Birchwood Hotel
  • Silverbirch Birchwood Boksburg
  • Silverbirch Birchwood
  • Birchwood Or Tambo Conference
  • Birchwood Hotel and OR Tambo Conference Centre Hotel
  • Birchwood Hotel and OR Tambo Conference Centre Boksburg
  • Birchwood Hotel and OR Tambo Conference Centre Hotel Boksburg

You should know

  • Birchwood Hotel and OR Tambo Conference Centre offers transfers from the airport (fees may apply). Please contact the property at the number on the booking confirmation with your arrival details prior to travel.
  • The seasonal pool will open in October and close in February.
  • Pool access available from 7:00 AM to 7:00 PM.
  • Reservations are needed for golf tee times, massage services, and spa treatments. For reservations, contact the hotel before arrival using the contact information on the booking confirmation.
  • One child 12 years old or younger stays free in the same room as the parent or guardian when using existing bedding.
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property at the number on your booking confirmation.
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