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Saxon Hotel, Villas and Spa

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Best location in the heart of Sandton.Most luxurious hotel.Out of Africa contemporary, spacious suite,ultimate sophistication,superbe lavish bathroom,friendly staff , magnificient garden.Top security.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The Saxon is a lovely oasis in the Sandton area of JoBurg. When you first arrive, enormous gates slowly open--shades of Jurassic Park. Inside however it is peace and serenity. We stayed in the main building. The room was spacious and well thought out--living area, large bed, bathroom with enormous soaking tub, separate shower and water closet. Small snacks, reading... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is one of the most beautiful hotels I stayed at, and one of the top personalised accommodation experiences too. Amenities in the room may just be my overall best, as well as the design and comfort. There are a few shortcomings like the silent rooms are exposed to sound (just like a normal hotel room would be), hot water... More 

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New York, NY
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Saxon is a fortress. In this city of walls, razor wires and electric fences, this hotel is definitely secure. It's in your face secure but you want that. It's the subtle luxury too (except for the gauche "drawings" of the owner with celebrities...funny though). The rooms are large, with all the bells and whistles. Loved how sensible it is... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I stayed here for 2 nights and absolutely love it. We stayed in a luxury suite and the room was wonderful. We arrived here in the afternoon after a very long flight from the states and the front desk suggested a massage. The spa was very nice and the massage was wonderful. We also had dinner at... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Wow, the best of service here. Stayed in a Presidential Suite in Villa Two. The extensive grounds are luxurious, covered in plantings and flowers. Multiple pools, some for swimming, some with Koi fish. Multiple restaurants- gorgeous covered terrace with view, fine dining, African themed, dining service close by in your villa or your room. Beautifully decorated with arts and crafts-... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

From the moment you enter until you leave, you feel the level of service oozing out and everyone cannot be more helpful. The rooms are very spacious, clean, and small touches like a free minibar are appreciated (even though we only ever took a coke!). The breakfasts are incredible in every way, and we had lunch on the terrace which... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My family and I arrived at the Saxon on the 11th of August 2016. There were 12 of us (including two children), and we took 5 rooms at Villa 3. The Villa just like the rest of the hotel is simply stunning. We only stayed for one night as we were heading off to Kruger Park the next day. I... More 

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GeorgeCohen, General Manager at Saxon Hotel, Villas and Spa, responded to this review

Dear BiancaLindIndot, Thank you so much for taking the time and the effort to bring the above matter to my attention. If you would please email me at managingdirector@saxon.co.za we can address the matter. Thank you also for your positive comments, it is much appreciated. Regards, George Cohen More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Truly a five star hotel. Service is top notch, beds are wonderful, linens are really special. Breakfast is a treat. It is included in the room rate and you get to have choices in both hot and cold. The cold buffet has all sorts of muffins, scones, breads - including gluten free options. In addition there are the usual yoghurt,... More 

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GeorgeCohen, General Manager at Saxon Hotel, Villas and Spa, responded to this review

Dear laurelhollow, Thank you so much for your review of your recent stay at Saxon Hotel, Villas and Spa. I do appreciate you bringing your concerns to my attention and we will take the relevant action. It is only with the help of constructive criticism such as this that we can continue to better the experience of valued guests such... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Such an incredible hotel with outstanding service in the most beautiful, tranquil setting but close to all the Sandton attractions. I was travelling with my two boys en route to Zambia, and overnighted at the Saxon. My boys were in their element as was I. The palatial suite, the Molton Brown amenties, every technological cleverness for entertainment, you want for... More 

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GeorgeCohen, General Manager at Saxon Hotel, Villas and Spa, responded to this review

Dear TinaAponte, Thank you so much for your lovely review of your recent stay at Saxon Hotel, Villas and Spa. Thank you so much for your lovely words, I will most certainly pass them on to my team. We look forward to welcoming you back on your next stay to Johannesburg! Kind Regards, George Cohen More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free Breakfast
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
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  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Room Service
  • Free Breakfast
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Saxon has a story to tell. Originally a private home and host to many honoured guests. The art within the home portrays lives lived with guests and friends spending time together. Elegant. Luxurious. Unforgettable. Merging the finest culinary experiences, the ultimate in luxurious accommodation and the award-winning Spa, the Saxon will take you on an unforgettable journey. This is truly the place you can call home. Let the Saxon treat you to personalised, discreet service and unparalleled South African hospitality. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Saxon Hotel, Villas and Spa

Address: 36 Saxon Road | Sandhurst, Sandton 2196, South Africa
Location: South Africa > Gauteng > Greater Johannesburg > Sandton
Price Range: $379 - $967 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Saxon Hotel, Villas and Spa 5*
Number of rooms: 53
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Also Known As:
Saxon Boutique Hotel Johannesburg
Hotel Saxon Boutique
Saxon Hotel, Villas And Spa Sandton, Greater Johannesburg
Hotel Style:
#1 Luxury Hotel in Sandton
#1 Business Hotel in Sandton
#1 Romantic Hotel in Sandton
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