4-Star Hotels In Johannesburg

Admit it, we all love a little bit of luxury every now and then, so if a lavish escape within our neighbouring city at a reasonable cost is what you’re after, then take a look at these luxe 4-star establishments in Johannesburg. Not only will they save you a few bucks, but you’ll also get to experience an elegant stay in the City of Gold. Need a few suggestions? We’ve got you covered.

The Peech Boutique Hotel

Situated in Melrose, just a stone’s throw away from the popular shopping centre of Melrose Arch, lies the stunning Peech Boutique Hotel. This is just the destination if you’re looking to enjoy a quick escape not too far from home. Boasting 16 spacious and beautifully decorated suites and bedrooms, beautiful lush gardens, a bistro restaurant (open air and indoor) complete with wine cellar, a sparkling swimming pool, library and gym access, this hotel has everything you need to ensure a comfortable and luxurious stay. Don’t forget to visit the bustling Melrose Arch for a little shopping and dining.

Details: www.thepeech.co.za / 011 537 9797 / This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. / 61 North Street, Melrose, Johannesburg

Sunnyside Park Hotel

Travel back in time and enjoy the charm and grace of a bygone era at the luxurious Sunnyside Park Hotel in Parktown. Originally built in 1895, this elegant Victorian-style hotel is a monument and has been completely refurbished to ensure only the best in accommodation and comforts during your stay with them. Take a dip or soak up some sun at their outdoor swimming pool, relax or do some last-minute work in the cosy Residents Lounge, or grab a cold one at the Pound & Penny Pub. And for the fitness fanatics, there’s a gymnasium that consists of weights, treadmills, stationary bicycles, a cross trainer, stair master and steam room. There’s even a complimentary shuttle to Killarney Mall if you seek some retail therapy.

Details: www.legacyhotels.co.za / 011 640 0400 / This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. / Princess of Wales Terrace, Parktown

Thaba Eco Hotel

What if we told you that you could enjoy an escape to the bush without leaving the city? For real, it is possible! The Thaba Eco Hotel is surrounded by Johannesburg’s Klipriviersberg Nature Reserve, so you can expect stunning views of the Klipriviers Valley, plenty of animals and, of course, vistas and flora that’ll leave you feeling as if you’re nowhere near the city. There are plenty of activities within close proximity to the hotel to keep you busy during your stay, including art galleries, museums, driving ranges, golf courses, hiking trails and nature walks.

Details: www.thabahotel.co.za / 011 959 0777 / This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. / Impala Road, Klipriviersberg Nature Reserve, Kibler Park, Johannesburg

Protea Hotel Fire & Ice! By Marriott Johannesburg Melrose Arch

Couldn’t bear to be too far away from a shopping hub but still want to get away and relax (between shopping sprees, that is)? Then plan a quick getaway to the Protea Hotel Fire & Ice! By Marriott Johannesburg Melrose Arch. That’s right – a 4-star hotel situated inside Melrose Arch! How amazing is that? By day you can shop up a storm at the variety of stores within the precinct, and by night you can tuck into a gourmet burger and milkshake at the hotel’s restaurant before calling it a night in your luxurious room. With shopping, great accommodation and delicious food, there’s no better way to spend your quick break away from your everyday life.

Details: www.marriott.com / 011 218 4000 / 22 Whiteley Road, Melrose Arch Precinct, Melrose, Johannesburg

Radisson Blu Gautrain Hotel

Right in the heart of Sandton is the Radisson Blu Gautrain Hotel. This is just the hotel if you’re travelling for business or leisure. The best part about this hotel is that it’s within walking distance from the Sandton Gautrain Station (makes travelling more convenient) and is a short distance away from great shopping and dining venues. If you need to finish up that all-important presentation or just want to cuddle in bed to stream and binge on your favourite shows, each of the hotel’s 216 rooms and suites includes free high-speed wireless Internet access. You can also dine and work out on site.

Details: www.radissonblu.com / 011 286 1000 / This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. / Corner Rivonia Road and West Street, Sandton, Johannesburg

The Reef Hotel

Ever thought of escaping to the very centre of our beloved city? No? Then we think you need to experience, eat, play and sleep in the heart of Johannesburg – more specifically at the Reef Hotel in Marshalltown. The hotel offers 120 stunning and modern en-suite rooms for luxurious accommodation, and the rooftop bar Elevate is just the place for sundowners and breathtaking panoramic views of the CBD. And last, but certainly not least, indulge in some of the finest South Africa cuisine at their ground-floor restaurant Homestead. There is no better place to experience Joburg than at the Reef Hotel.

Details: www.reefhotel.co.za / 011 689 1000 / This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. / 58 Anderson Street, Marshalltown, Johannesburg

The Maslow Hotel

Located only a few minutes from the Sandton Gautrain station, Sandton City and the Nelson Mandela Square, The Maslow Hotel is certainly central to everything you need for a luxurious escape in the city. The hotel is renowned for its premier 4-star accommodation and, to make your stay all the more memorable, they also have the Lacuna Bistro offering a culinary experience like no other, award-winning signature treatments at the Africology Spa that’ll leave you feeling recharged and refreshed, as well as plenty of tourist attractions and thing to do around Sandton and surrounds. This hotel also makes for a lavish wedding venue.

Details: www.suninternational.com / 010 226 4600 / This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. / Corner Grayston Drive and Rivonia Road, Sandton, Johannesburg

Courtyard Hotel Rosebank

Enjoy a holiday in style at the lavish Courtyard Hotel Rosebank. Not only will you get to experience a luxurious stay in one of their 83 units, you’ll also have a blast exploring everything Rosebank offers. Guests can grab a bite to eat or a few drinks at the Club Lounge before spending the afternoon doing a little shopping at Rosebank Mall, or catch a train at the Rosebank Gautrain station to Sandton to experience one of the biggest shopping hubs in the city, Sandton City. If you’d rather just relax and do nothing at all, then grab a poolside lounger and enjoy the warm sun and landscaped gardens.

Details: clhg.com / 011 880 2989 / This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. / Corner Oxford Road and Tyrwhitt Avenue, Rosebank, Johannesburg