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Hotel Description

At The Capital Empire you'll be within just a 15-minute stroll of popular places like Sandton City Mall and Sandton Convention Centre. Highlights at this hotel include a restaurant, an outdoor swimming pool and free self parking.

All 130 soundproofed rooms feature LCD TVs with satellite channels, and you can enjoy free WiFi, in-room childcare and coffee/tea makers. Premium bedding and free toiletries are nice touches to enhance your stay. 24-hour room service, safes and hairdryers are also available.

A day of pampering can include massages and facials. The restaurant, The Veranda, serves fusion cuisine and is open for breakfast, lunch and dinner. The hotel's own bar/lounge is a nice place to enjoy a drink. Enjoy the fitness centre and pool loungers. Business travellers can take advantage of a conference centre and a 24-hour business centre. Additionally, you'll find free WiFi in public areas, coffee/tea in a common area and laundry facilities. Each morning buffet breakfast is served between 6:30 AM and 10 AM. There's also the convenience of a free area shuttle.

Attractions within a 10-minute drive of this 4-star Greater Johannesburg Metropolitan Area hotel include Nelson Mandela Square and South African Museum of Military History.

Standard Room

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max
AU$121* Per night/room 1 Nov. - 2 Nov.

Executive Room

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Apartment, 2 Bedrooms

Bed Count 2 Queen Beds Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Apartment, 1 Bedroom

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Apartment, 3 Bedrooms

Bed Count 3 Queen Beds Maximum Occupancy 6 Max

Reviews from Trip Advisor

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58.0% of guests recommend out of 294 reviews

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Property Features

The Capital Empire offers its guests an outdoor pool and a fitness centre. There's a restaurant on site. You can enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge. Public spaces have free WiFi. There's an onsite 24-hour business centre. Spa services, a terrace, and coffee/tea in common area are also featured at the business-friendly The Capital Empire. An area shuttle within 5 kilometers, A shopping centre shuttle and A train station pick-up shuttle are free. Self parking is free. Smoking is allowed in designated areas at this 4-star Sandton hotel.

  • 1 building
  • 130 guestrooms or units
  • 4 levels
  • Built in 2014
  • Dining venue
  • Bar or lounge
  • Childcare (surcharge)
  • Poolside lounge chairs
  • Umbrellas for the pool
  • Business centre (24 hours)
  • Conference centre
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Coffee in lobby
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Concierge
  • Terrace
  • Newspapers in lobby (free)
  • Television in lobby
  • Bellhop
  • Lift
  • Smoking in designated areas

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family property
  • Outdoor pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Free area shuttle
  • Laundry facilities
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)
  • Free cribs/infant beds

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking

Transport

  • Airport: Johannesburg (JNB-O.R. Tambo Intl.) (37 km / 23 mi)
  • Train station: Johannesburg Sandton Station (0.8 km / 0.5 mi)
  • Property shuttles: Free area shuttle within 5 kilometers, train station pick-up, and shopping centre shuttle; airport shuttle
  • Parking: Free self parking

Room Amenities

The Capital Empire offers 130 forms of air-conditioned accommodation with laptop-compatible safes and coffee/tea makers. Beds feature premium bedding. LCD televisions come with premium satellite channels. Bathrooms include complimentary toiletries and a hairdryer. This Sandton hotel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Housekeeping is offered on a daily basis and an iron/ironing board can be requested.

  • In-room dining (24 hours)
  • LCD television
  • Satellite channels
  • Premium channels
  • Coffee maker
  • Luxury bedding
  • Cribs (free)
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Childcare in room (surcharge)
  • Hairdryer
  • Laptop safe
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Iron and ironing board available
  • Desk
  • Blackout drapes
  • Sound-insulated rooms
  • Air conditioning
  • Connecting rooms available

Food & Drink

For a fee, guests can enjoy a buffet breakfast daily from 6:30 AM to 10 AM.

The Veranda – Overlooking the pool, this restaurant specialises in fusion cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch and dinner.

24-hour room service is available.

Nearby Activities

Recreational amenities at the hotel include an outdoor pool and a fitness centre.

Spa Services

  • Facial treatments
  • Massages

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 2 PM
  • Check-in time ends at midnight
  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Special check-in instructions:

24-hour airport shuttle service is available upon request. Fees may apply. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements.

Airport transport is offered on request 24 hours a day. Fees may apply. Please make arrangements in advance by contacting the property.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 10 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

Pets

  • 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 are 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.

  • No rollaway/extra beds available
  • Only service animals are allowed
  • No pets or service animals allowed

Fees

Optional extras

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

  • Fee for buffet breakfast: ZAR 200 per person (approximately)
  • Airport shuttle fee: ZAR 600 per vehicle (one-way)

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

Hotel Names

  • Empire Executive Apartments & Hotel
  • Empire Executive Apartments & Hotel Johannesburg
  • Empire Executive Johannesburg
  • Capital Empire Hotel Johannesburg
  • Capital Empire Hotel
  • Capital Empire Johannesburg
  • Capital Empire Hotel Sandton
  • Capital Empire Sandton
  • Capital Empire
  • The Capital Empire Sandton Greater Johannesburg
  • Empire Executive Apartments Hotel
  • The Capital Empire Hotel
  • The Capital Empire Sandton
  • The Capital Empire Hotel Sandton

You should know

  • The Capital Empire offers transfers from the train station (fees may apply). Please contact the property at the number on the booking confirmation with your arrival details prior to travel.
  • 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.
  • Pets and service animals are not allowed on site.
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