The Saxon Hotel, Johannesburg
|36 Saxon Road, Sandhurst, Johannesburg, Gauteng, SOUTH AFRICA.|
Description: The Saxon HotelA calm oasis in the city of gold, set in six acres of lush landscape gardens, the Saxon has been designed to capture and embrace its natural environment.
The welcoming entrance with stately staircase sweeps around a central glass dome, permitting natural light to blend with and enhance the contemporary African decor and handcrafted ethnic art artefacts. One of the design themes is the extensive use of water.
The lattice shuttered suites, cool terraces and shaded gazebos adjoining both the heated lap pool and magnificent 920 square metre swimming pool, enhance the fully supervised gymnasium, steam rooms and Essence Skin and Body Salon.
Type of rooms: The Saxon HotelThere are twenty four suites of various sizes.Each features a large screen television, VCR and DVD player with surround sound system. Workstations with multi telephone, fax and ISDN lines, provide an incomparable experience for the business traveller.
The three Presidential Suites feature a separate lounge and dining area.
The Mandela Suite is furnished to cater for the most discerning traveller.
Luxury Suite: 80 m². 1 extra-large double bed.
Presidential Suite: 200 m². 1 extra-large double bed.
Two-Bedroom Presidential Suite: 400 m². 2 extra-large double beds.
Villa Luxury Suite: 80 m². 1 extra-large double bed.
Villa Presidential Suite: 200 m². 1 extra-large double bed.
Additional information: The Saxon Hotel
Facilities and services include: steam room, gym, beauty salon, secretarial services, heated pool, solar heated pool, valet parking, full 24 hour room service. An a la carte dining room is available where breakfast, lunch and dinner are served.
Please advise Reservations in advance of: any special dietary requirements, special occasions (anniversary, birthday, etc.), restaurant booking, or Wellness Centre treatments for the day of arrival in order to avoid disappointment.
Children under 12 years of age are permitted by prior arrangement only. Children 16 years old and under are not allowed in the restaurant for breakfast, lunch or dinner. They will be served in the suite or at the terrace by the butlers.
Dining: The restaurant offers a health menu to suit the most discriminating palates. The ambience of the dining room offers a "homey" atmosphere, boasting an exclusive and unique wine display. A brigade of world class chefs ensures personalised cuisine, catering for well travelled guests.
The cocktail bar leads off the expansive pool terrace, koi pond and outdoor heated pool.
Meetings: The Dining Library is used for either private dining or boardroom style conferencing. Two further boardrooms are available for executive conferencing for up to thirty delegates. Built-in computerised technology forms part of these conference venues, together with trained technical management on standby, assisting with your IT requirements. The twenty-six seat auditorium is equipped with the latest technology in projection and communication, ensuring quality presentations in luxury surrounds.
No pets are allowed.
Before booking, verify the current costs, prices and policies (deposit, cancellation fees for each rate, etc.) as the hotel may charge the guest accordingly. Consider travel insurance that covers cancellation fees.
Number of rooms: 24
Official category: 5 stars.
Year of establishment and/or latest refurbishment: 2000/2006.
Period of closure: Open all year.
Languages spoken: English, Afrikaans, Zulu, Sotho.Smoking policy: This property has smoking and non-smoking rooms. Smoking permitted in public areas.
Credit cards accepted: American Express, Mastercard, Visa, Diners.
GPS Coordinates: 26° 6' 43.57'' S 28° 2' 9.21'' E
Nearest airport: Johannesburg International Airport - 30km.