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Nelson Mandela Square

Fl 1st Medical Mews | Cnr Rivonia Road and 5th Street, Sandton 2196, South Africa
+27 11 217 6000
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Fl 1st Medical Mews | Cnr Rivonia Road and 5th Street, Sandton 2196, South Africa
+27 11 217 6000
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Reviewed January 20, 2017 via mobile

Must visit location in Johannesburg...centrally located in Sandton with range of restaurants and cafes. Nelson Mandela statue is quiet prominent and can't be missed. Good location for souvenirs shopping.

1  Thank Pankaj V
Reviewed January 18, 2017

You will definitely want to take pictures of/with the statue. Try to go earlier in the morning or later in the afternoon in order to avoid the sun spoiling all your ambition! Or rather target cloudy days. The statue is tall so pictures with a...More

Thank Motsomi275
Reviewed January 16, 2017

The square is fun, child friendly and has lots of restaurants to pick from. not the quick and cheap kind of restaurants but mid range and upwards. Great place to meet friends for a meal and let the day just go by

Thank MKLusaka2014
Reviewed January 16, 2017 via mobile

We could walk safely here in 5 minutes from our hotell Radisson Blue Gautrain in daytime. The hotell have a free shuttle every hour you are recommended to take when it is dark outside for safety reason The center is large and wellkept Lots of...More

Thank monsam2017
Reviewed January 16, 2017

The Nelson Mandela statue is beautiful and the square is kept very clean. Located within easy access from Sandston City shopping this is a good tourist destination .Good restaurants for food and drink include Trumps Grill House and the Big Mouth

Thank nkosanak
Reviewed January 16, 2017

Was only here on a 2 night stay but wanted to get to the square to see the infamous statue! It's BIG! To be honest, the rest of the square is just a haven of restaurants, shops and the like. Great for photo ops with...More

Thank soho-70
Reviewed January 16, 2017

Not only a great venue for tourists (Bronze statue of Nelson Mandela a favorite for photos) this square offers great shopping in an upmarket environment. Numerous restaurants suitable for all tastes.

Thank SandyM053
Reviewed January 15, 2017 via mobile

Offers a number of shopping and eating optics in a date environment. Lovely place, with a couple night clubs as well for your evening entertainment.

Thank Mwenda S
Reviewed January 14, 2017 via mobile

There are a variety of shops and restaurants to choose from. You will be spoilt for choice. Secure, clean and good ambience.

Thank Mamu_Jorge
Reviewed January 12, 2017

Ideal place to base yourselves when you visit Joburg. Hotels, restaurants and a ginormous shopping mall. You will encounter a few beggars on the approaches but, generally, this feels much more comfortable than other parts of the city

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Ramjatton S
please propose excursions and shopping .all within 3 days . thanks
October 12, 2016|
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bus city tours will take you to the best attractions in town.. safe....informative and fun