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Radisson Blu Gautrain Hotel

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Corner of Rivonia Road & West Street, Sandton 2196, South Africa
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Atlanta, Georgia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

This was my second stay at the Radison Blu Gautrain Hotel. I prefer this hotel for a few reasons. #1 it's a 5 min walk from the train station with easy access to Tambo Airport and #2 the close proximity to my office. I was welcomed back by the front desk staff which was nice, even if they don't remember... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

I chose this hotel mainly due to its location and the good reviews, but my stay did not turn out to be as good as I was expecting. It all started when I tried to enter the room I was allocated at check-in, and it turned out that there was a lady staying already in that room and had just... More

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Sydney Australia
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20 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

When looking for a great location, friendly staff, comfortable rooms and good food, we suggest a stay here. Across the road from the train station and a short walk to Nelson Mandela Square and Sandton City Shopping Mall this hotel had it's bases covered. The staff are really friendly and helpful and particular mention goes to Cherish for her wonderful... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Total disaster ! I knew that South Africa lacks good service , but nothing in the world could prepare me for this. With an outside temperature of 5 degrees , the window did not seal good. Called maintenance , 3 times , even informed maintenance manager, absolutely no action taken. Tried to have dinner at the hotel restaurant, the waiter... More

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I regularly stay in the area around Nelson Mandella Square on business, and this is my favourite hotel - mainly for its proximity to the station and the quality of the food. Whilst it is a bit further from NM Square than the Da Vinci and the Michelangelo, this is outweighed by ease of access to the Gautrain station.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Rooms are a good size, the service is polite and friendly, the restaurant food is surprisingly excellent and the gym is just what you need when travelling on business. If you can't find what you want in the hotel the local shopping and restaurants are just across the road with plenty of choice.

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Gaborone, Botswana
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The staff was helpful and very friendly towards us. The breakfast and the location of the restaurant were excellent. The gym is impressive and well equipped. The views as well from the gym and restaurant are excellent.

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Moscow, Russia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

When I was flying to Jo'burg I was really sceptic about the great location of the hotel - just in front of the Gautrain station. But it was right - all the way from the airport to the hotel took around 20 min. The overall venue is of the high Radisson standards. Recommended for business travelers.

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Sandton (Gautrain), South Africa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Rooms were great (clean and spacious). Service and equipment were poor (Some of the staff's English were poor, reception were unfriendly - made me feel like an intruder, ). Coffee machine and wake-up call function on phone were not working. No warning of renovations taking place. When I phoned about the noise, the response was that renovations are taking place.... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stayed here for business . The location is about 30min from the airport with good traffic. Next to the Guatrain , there's also the 15min train option to the airport. The hotel is also next to the Nelson Mandela square, a collection of tourist trap restaurants I arrived at 7am and previously requested for early check-in. Was denied but it... More

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Address: Corner of Rivonia Road & West Street, Sandton 2196, South Africa
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Location: South Africa > Gauteng > Greater Johannesburg > Sandton
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Hotel Class:4 star — Radisson Blu Gautrain Hotel 4*
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The rooms at the Radisson Blu Gautrain Hotel overlook the beautiful Sandton Skyline, the epitome of South African opulence. This stylish hotel which is located a mere 55 steps from the Sandton Gautrain Station boasts 216 rooms and suites designed in varied moods and tones, ranging from warmth, earthy African tones to bold, contemporary splashes of colour. The rooms are spacious and modern with breath taking views of the city skyline. Each of our guest rooms offer satellite television with a large selection of channels to be enjoyed on a wall mounted flat screen television. Complimentary high speed wireless internet access helps guests stay connected whilst in Johannesburg for business or leisure. The Radisson Blu Gautrain Hotel enjoys a premier location only 55 steps from the high speed Gautrain rapid rail station and has easy access to the Sandton Convention Centre, Sandton City and all the major banking offices in Johannesburg. The Hotels conference facilities offer unique meeting spaces which include elegant meeting rooms as well as executive boardrooms catering for any size event from large banquets to intimate board meetings. The latest audiovisual equipment, climate control, complimentary high speed internet access and natural lighting make these some of the most enviable conference facilities in Johannesburg. The Award Winning Central One Restaurant and Bar offers a unique dining experience with a wide variety of award winning dishes as well as weekly specials to make every stay a memorable one. ... more   less 
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