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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Everything was perfect. Everybody was welcoming. The spa was amazing. The restaurant very good. The breakfast with fresh oysters. The Swimming pool. The architecture. Spacious room with welcoming Pongracz bottle.The sheets and the pillows very soft. Amazing experience.

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Absolutely one of the best hotels I have stayed in. Rooms in the Villas are spacious and very comfortable. The grounds are amazing, you forget you are in a built up city! Breakfasts and dinners in Quno were first class. The service and attention to detail were continuous throughout my 4 days here....

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

This place has to rank amongst my top 10 in the world. Amazing architecture, attention to detail and excellent service. This hotel hides you from the hustle and bustle of Johannesburg. We spend 3 nights alway from the kids. The chef catered for our "favourites" and it was delicious. The spa was incredible, rejuvenating stay

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Lusaka, Zambia
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5 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed at this amazing boutique hotel when we went to watch a Lionel Richie concert. This truly a stunning 5 star hotel. The rooms are huge and very tastefully decorated. The service is impeccable and staff are always willing to help should you need assistance to book a restaurant or taxi. Security is very tight on the gate which... More 

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Marina del Rey, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Unoriginal review title aside, it really was an amazing experience, I've stayed in several five star hotels around the world and have to say the Saxon has been one of the best. The service was amazing, with the staff being responsive and immensely helpful. The food was also excellent, though we really only ever had breakfast. One of the outstanding... More 

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Chelmsford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

If price is not an issue you need to stay here. Everything about The Saxon is faultless, from the enormous rooms (very reminiscent of the Oberoi in Mauritius) to the wonderful food in the restaurant. It's a beautiful property and you feel a million miles from the hustle and bustle of Johannesburg at all times. Security on the gate extremely... More 

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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7 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

All I can say was that my experience at the Saxon top to tail was extraordinary! From the impeccable service (which can be hard to find these days), personalised stay, room facilities, grounds, pools, spa treatment to the butler service... we had excellence throughout! The only disappointment was the vegetarian dinner we ate which after mentioning it was immediately compensated... More 

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

Dear Yarisha O, Thank you for your wonderful review and your kind comments. I am happy that the team was able to compensate for the disappointing vegetarian dinner. I will most certainly pass your kind words on to the rest of my team. We are delighted that you enjoyed your Babymoon and look very forward to welcoming you back! Kind... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Food and wine pairing was magnificent. 7 course meal, The closest I have come to Madiba's legacy. Great library! Cosy, artistic, and very rich in history and culture. Not to be missed when in jhb. Will be perfect with a pianist.

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

Dear TripAdvisor Member, Thank you for your wonderful review and kind comments. I will most certainly pass your kind words on to the rest of my team, especially the team in LDRS. We look very forward to welcoming you back! Kind Regards, George Cohen More 

Sao Paulo, SP
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14 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It is our second stay at the Saxon and the property is amazing. We stayed at the Villa 2 and the rooms could not be better. The hotel have several pools and the gardens are extremely nice.The neighborhood is safe and nice, being in a residential area. You realize the level of the service when you arrive in the airport... More 

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

Dear DaniK74, Thank you for your wonderful review and your very valuable input and suggestions. I will most certainly pass your kind words on to the rest of my team and take your suggestions into consideration. We look very forward to welcoming you back! Kind Regards, George Cohen More 

Sydney Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Saxon is a premium hotel for the business or leisure traveller who wants the best amenities and top-end service. The hotel rooms are beautifully appointed, large and equipped to the last detail. The setting of the hotel amongst manicured gardens, ponds, pools, a good gym and excellent restaurants is quite an attraction in itself. The staff are highly capable,... More 

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

Dear lu888ky, Thank you for your wonderful review and the kind comments on our offerings and service. I will most certainly pass your kind words on to the rest of my team. We look very forward to welcoming you back on your next African Adventure! Kind Regards, George Cohen More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free Breakfast
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • 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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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • 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: $392 - $1,044 (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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