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"Staff were very friendly and found me a room for early check in, ability to check out on 6th floor was very helpful given the busy times on ground flo ... " More

By a verified traveller on Fri 20 Sep 2019

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Hotel Description

You'll be connected to the convention center at Sandton Sun, and within just a 10-minute stroll of popular attractions like Sandton Convention Centre and Nelson Mandela Square. Highlights at this luxury hotel include 2 restaurants, a full-service spa, and an outdoor swimming pool.

All 326 rooms feature flat-screen TVs with satellite channels, and you can enjoy free WiFi, in-room childcare, and separate bathtubs and showers. Minibars provide refreshments, and 24-hour room service is also available. You'll find nice touches like hydromassage showerheads, bathrobes, and slippers to enhance your stay. Coffee/tea makers, free weekday newspapers, and free bottled water are also available.

A day of pampering at Spa at Sandton Sun can include deep-tissue massages, hot stone massages, and facials along with reflexology and mani/pedis. The restaurant, San Restaurant, serves international cuisine and is open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. The hotel's own bar/lounge is a nice place to enjoy a drink. Plus you'll find free WiFi in public areas and laundry facilities. There's also the convenience of valet parking.

Within a 15-minute drive of this 5-star Greater Johannesburg Metropolitan Area hotel, attractions include Montecasino and Sandton City Mall.

Superior Room

Bed Count 1 Full Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max
AU$158* Per night/room 29 Sep. - 30 Sep.

Executive Room

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Presidential Suite

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Junior Suite

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Studio

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Suite

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Sandton Sun ratings based on 2 Verified Reviews

Review Summary
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Room cleanliness 5.0 out of 5.0
Service & staff 5.0 out of 5.0
Room comfort 5.0 out of 5.0
Hotel condition 5.0 out of 5.0

Guest reviews for Sandton Sun

Everyone (1)
5 out of 5
Staff were very friendly and found me a room for early check in, ability to check out on 6th floor was very helpful given the busy times on ground floor

Posted by on 20 Sep. 2019

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Comment from Hotel Management

22 Sep. 2019 by Elliot Msibi

Dear Valued Guest It is with great appreciation that I received such wonderful feedback from you on my staff at the Sandton Sun. Guest feedback is an essential part in ensuring that our clients are provided with the standards of quality and effective customer service that are synonymous with the heritage of the Sandton Sun. Receiving such positive feedback from you instils great pride within me on the wonderful staff I have working at the Sandton Sun, and as such, have passed on this special recognition. Once again many thanks for your comments and appreciation shown and we certainly look forward to welcoming you back in the not too distant future. Please feel free to contact me should you wish to discuss this further. Best regards Elliot Msibi

5 out of 5
Awesome place just a bit dissatisfied with the food

Posted by on 17 Jan. 2019

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Comment from Hotel Management

17 Jan. 2019 by Lesego

Dear Valued Guest We thank you for positive feedback and we are very sorry that were dissatisfied with the food. Regards Lesego

Property Features

Sandton Sun offers its guests a full-service spa and an outdoor pool. There are 2 restaurants on site. You can enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge. Public spaces have free WiFi. You'll find a business center on site. A terrace, tour/ticket assistance, and multilingual staff are also featured at the luxury Sandton Sun. You'll have access to the health club at a partner property. Parking is available for a fee. Smoking is allowed in designated areas at this 5-star Sandton hotel.

  • 326 guestrooms or units
  • 10 levels
  • 2 dining venues
  • Built in 1984
  • Bar or lounge
  • Poolside lounge chairs
  • Business facilities
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Express check-in
  • Express check-out
  • Staff is multilingual
  • Front-desk safe
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Concierge
  • Terrace
  • Elevator
  • Smoking in designated areas

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family property
  • Outdoor pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Laundry facilities
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Long-term parking (surcharge) , Self parking (surcharge) , Valet parking (surcharge)

Transport

  • Airport: O.R. Tambo Intl. Airport (JNB) (37.4 km / 23.2 mi)
  • Train station: Johannesburg Sandton Station (0.7 km / 0.4 mi)
  • Parking: Valet parking, self parking, and extended parking available for a surcharge

Room Amenities

Sandton Sun offers 326 accommodations with minibars and laptop-compatible safes. 36-inch flat-screen televisions come with satellite channels. Bathrooms include separate bathtubs and showers with hydromassage showerheads, bathrobes, slippers, and designer toiletries. Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks, complimentary weekday newspapers, and phones. Additionally, rooms include complimentary bottled water and coffee/tea makers. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered daily. Amenities available on request include irons/ironing boards. Renovation of all guestrooms was completed in September 2015.

  • Minibar
  • In-room dining (24 hours)
  • Flat-screen television
  • Satellite channels
  • Coffee maker
  • Separate shower and tub
  • Hydromassage showerhead
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Nightly turndown service
  • Weekday newspapers (free)
  • Childcare in room (surcharge)
  • Hair dryer
  • Laptop safe
  • Bathrobes
  • Slippers
  • Designer toiletries
  • Telephone
  • Iron and ironing board available
  • Desk
  • Blackout drapes
  • Climate control (air conditioning)
  • Ensuite bathroom
  • Connecting rooms available
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Wardrobe or closet

Food & Drink

San Restaurant - This restaurant specializes in international cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar.

San Deck - This restaurant specializes in international cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Open daily.

24-hour room service is available.

Nearby Activities

Recreational amenities at the hotel include an outdoor pool.

Spa Services

  • Hot stone massage
  • Deep tissue massage
  • Number of treatment rooms 8
  • Reflexology
  • Couples treatment rooms
  • Manicures and pedicures
  • Body treatments
  • Facial treatments
  • Massages

Hotel Policies

Check-in

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

Special check-in instructions:

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are not available.

Pet Policy

  • No pets allowed, but service animals are welcome

Policies

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

A cash deposit, credit card, or debit 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. For guests' safety, the property includes a smoke detector and window guards 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; guests are provided with hand sanitizer.Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast, lunch, and dinner, and also through room service.

  • Service animals are allowed
  • Service animals are exempt from fees/restrictions
  • Staff temperature checks are not conducted regularly
  • Temperature checks are not 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 not available
  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Staff wear personal protective equipment
  • Debit cards not accepted
  • Protective clothing is not available for guests
  • Shield between guests and staff in main contact areas
  • Guests are provided with free hand sanitiser
  • Staffed front desk
  • Social distancing measures are in place
  • Contactless check-in is not available
  • No rollaway/extra beds available
  • No cots (infant beds) 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
  • Parking height restrictions apply
  • Individually wrapped food options are available for dinner
  • Individually wrapped food options are available through room service
  • No gap period between guests' stays

Fees

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

  • 1 percent tourism fee will be charged

We've listed all charges provided to us by the property, but they may vary based on length of stay or the room booked.

Optional extras

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

  • Self parking fee: ZAR 50 per night
  • Valet parking fee: ZAR 50 per night
  • Extended parking fee: ZAR 50 per night
  • Late check-out is available for a fee (subject to availability, amount varies)

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

Hotel Names

  • Sandton Sun
  • Sandton Sun Hotel
  • Sandton Sun Hotel Johannesburg
  • Sandton Sun Johannesburg
  • Sun Sandton
  • Sandton Sun Greater Johannesburg
  • Sun Hotel Sandton
  • Sandton Sun Hotel
  • Sandton Sun Sandton
  • Sandton Sun Hotel Sandton

You should know

  • Reservations are needed for spa treatments. For reservations, contact the hotel before arrival using the contact information on the booking confirmation.
  • Registered guests are the only ones allowed to be in guestrooms.
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property at the number on your booking confirmation.

National Rating

Quality Graded by the Tourism Grading Council of South Africa (TGCSA) – South Africa's official quality assurance organization.

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