Fairlawns Boutique Hotel & Spa, Johannesburg
|Alma Road, Sandton, 2096, Johannesburg, Gauteng, SOUTH AFRICA.|
Description: Fairlawns Boutique Hotel & SpaLocated in the heart of the Sandton suburb of Morningside Manor, Fairlawns Boutique Hotel & Spa is a hidden gem of a luxury boutique hotel, surrounded by stunning gardens and set in a magnificent 19th century mansion, originally part of the Oppenheimer estate. Fairlawns Boutique Hotel & Spa provides exclusive accommodation, gourmet cuisine and top-class, bespoke service in a privileged, tranquil atmosphere.
Within easy reach of the business centres of Sandton, Woodmead, Sunninghill and Rivonia, Fairlawns Boutique Hotel & Spa is ideally placed for both business and pleasure in Johannesburg. A favourite spot for European royalty, its immensely spacious rooms and suites leaving no stone unturned in the search for luxury, and are sumptuously decorated and fully equipped with all modern amenities. On-site facilities include a large outdoor swimming pool and an exclusive Balinese spa garden. There are also a number of fully equipped meeting rooms, for successful conferences, presentations and all kinds of private events and celebrations.
Fairlawns Boutique Hotel & Spa boasts a number of fabulous dining venues, including the gourmet Terrace Restaurant, where guests can enjoy exquisite menus accompanied by a Diamond Award winning wine list in an enchanting, intimate, Italian-influenced setting. The Champagne Terrace is a magnificent spot for cocktails, aperitifs or after dinner drinks, and boasts panoramic views of the beautiful gardens.
Type of rooms: Fairlawns Boutique Hotel & SpaGrand Chateau Suites - Rooms 21 - 40:
The Château wing hosts twenty Suites within its grand building and can be enjoyed as a private residence for larger groups. With direct drop off access, these 50 sq m suites are the latest addition to the Fairlawns bespoke collection. Four of the suites convert to two family suites with inter-leading lobbies. The Grand Château has an upstairs communal relaxation area with a large fireplace and access to complimentary Wi-Fi. Ramped wheel-chair access and a lift has been incorporated into the design, as well as easy vehicular drop off and collection right to the grand entrance stairs.
Courtyard Suites - Rooms 1 - 12:
These twelve Suites form an elegant courtyard graced by a formal garden. These Suites are all individually decorated, 54 sq m suites with beautiful hand-painted techniques, high corniced ceilings, sumptuous fabrics and custom made classical furniture. The spacious bathrooms are fully equipped with bidets, marble vanities, large separate showers and baths. Working fireplaces enhance the romanticism of the suites.
Villa Suites - Rooms 13 - 18:
The six Villa Suites are named after such distinguished men and women as Emily Hobhouse, Jan Smuts, Nelson Mandela, The Dalai Lama, Harry Oppenheimer and Mahatma Gandhi, all with some connection to either the history of the property or the history of South Africa. Each has been individually designed, both architecturally and decoratively. Some have separate showers and jet baths, as well as under-tile floor heating in the bathrooms, heated towel rails and working fireplaces. As in all the Fairlawns Suites, special attention has been given to the small details that make a difference - books, bedside tea-light holders, selected artwork, antiques and personalised furniture. Each room is unique and provides a welcoming and homely touch. Suite size 84 sq m.
Presidential Suite - Room 19:
This suite was especially designed for visiting dignitaries and sophisticated world travellers. The Suite consists of: two private en-suite bedrooms; a master and a guest bedroom upstairs, Formal Lounge and Formal Dining Room. To sleep in the master bedroom is an experience in itself, with its four-poster bed, working fireplace, French doors leading onto a balcony overlooking a sweeping view of the gardens and pool, a fully equipped walk-in dressing room with glass fronted drawers, a steam shower and a 1,8m diameter Jacuzzi bath. The Study is equipped with a large working desk and fax machine and was designed for the busy executive. The large lounge and dining room, as well as the adjacent kitchen and guest cloakroom, make it the ideal venue for discreetly entertaining high level visitors. For those wanting total privacy, there is a discrete private entrance to the villa and private parking.
Suite size 240 sq m.
The Villa Residence:
The private Villa Residence nestled on the Fairlawns Boutique hotel estate is one of the most beautiful, romantic and exclusive private hotel Villas in Johannesburg. The Residence offers: A private pool, a dining Room, Lounge, fully equipped kitchen and two double Suites. Historical touches, a fine art collection, Persian carpets and moulded fireplaces set the mood with glass doorways opening from the three suites onto the private gardens, heated swimming pool, alfresco dining room and lounge, the perfect setting to enjoy the sunsets and fine Johannesburg climate. This magnificent private Villa offers all the luxuries and services of the hotel.
All rooms and suites feature: air-conditioning; telephone; room service; same day laundry; flat-screen TV with satellite channels; mini-bar; iPod docking station; high-speed internet; turn-down service; wake-up calls; tea/coffee-making facilities; rainfall shower-heads; bathrobes; hair-dryer Charlotte Rhys bathroom amenities; slippers; clock radio; underfloor heating; business desk and chair; complimentary fruit and sherry daily.
Additional information: Fairlawns Boutique Hotel & Spa
Children aged 12 and over are welcome at Fairlawns Boutique Hotel & Spa.
Airport transfers are available on request. Charges apply.
Number of rooms: 40
Official category: 5 stars.Smoking policy: Non-smoking rooms. This property also has a designated smoking area.
Credit cards accepted: American Express, Visa, Euro/Mastercard, Diners Club.
GPS Coordinates: 26° 4' 46.37'' S 28° 4' 29.37'' E
Nearest airport: O.R. Tambo International Airport - 22,8km.