Birchwood Hotel & Conference Centre

Exterior View of the Birchwood Hotel & Conference Centre
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Hotel Type:
Business, Conference, Airport
Address:
14 Viewpoint Street
Bartlett, Boksburg 1459
Johannesburg
Gauteng
South Africa
Today's Rate From: R1180.00 Book Now

Overview

The Birchwood Hotel is set within a massive garden area within close proximity to the OR Tambo International Airport in Johannesburg, South Africa. The hotel is favoured by corporate travellers as it has over 600 rooms and 40 conference rooms that vary in size. Leisure tourists also flock to the hotel on stop-overs due to its close proximity to the airport and the east rand mall and the variety of facilities the hotel offers.

Accommodation
at The Birchwood Hotel, Johannesburg

The Birchwood Hotel offers guests a huge variety of room types to choose from, ensuring enough space for the largest of weddings, functions and conferences. All of the hotel's rooms offer en-suite bathrooms, TV with satellite channels, tea and coffee making facilities, hairdryers, safes and mini bar fridges while selected rooms are more geared towards the business guest with work desks and mini-kitchenettes.

Lotus Health & Beauty Spa at the Birchwood Hotel

The Lotus Wellness Centre at the Birchwood Hotel is beautifully set in the lush gardens of the property. Visitors can indulge themselves by choosing one of the rejuvenating spa treatments.

Business Lounge at the Birchwood Airport Hotel


Birchwood offers corporate guests the unique feature of a 24-hour business lounge with private meeting spaces with can accommodate between four and ten people, desks with computers and wireless internet and a cafe that serves healthy drinks, coffee and light meals. Faxing, scanning, printing and a number of other secretarial services are on offer for guest convenience at the business centre.

Recreational Activities at The Birchwood


The Birchwood Hotel features the following recreational facilities for its guests:

  • 2 Swimming Pools
  • Gym
  • Tennis Court
  • Squash Court
  • Health and Beauty Spa
  • Volleyball Court

Conference venues at The Birchwood Hotel

The Birchwood Hotel & O R Tambo Conference Centre features 42 meeting rooms and has become renowned for its expertise in delivering outstanding service in regards to meetings, conferences, banquets and social events. The Birchwood Hotel & O R Tambo Conference Centre is capable of hosting between 6 to 800 delegates.

The air-conditioned conference venues offer screens, adjustable lighting for functions as well as black-out curtains, wireless internet and a range of audio-visual facilities.

Airport Transfers

As the Birchwood is an airport hotel, a complimentary shuttle service is available for guests. Guests on a stop-over between flights don't have to worry about renting a car as the shuttle is available every hour outside the airport terminal buildings.

Services

Check In and Check Out Times

  • Check In: 14:00
  • Check Out: 11:00

General Services

  • Airport transfers
  • Health & Fitness Centre
  • Housekeeping service
  • Massage treatments
  • Wellness & Beauty treatments

Room Types

Standard: 665 rooms

birchwood hotel & conference centre standard

The Birchwood Hotel & Conference Centre in Johannesburg features a total of 665 hotel rooms.

Room types:

  • 240 double rooms
  • 258 twin rooms
  • 67 luxury queen rooms
  • 80 luxury king rooms
  • 10 luxury suites
  • 2 honeymoon suites
  • 8 rooms for the disabled

Hotel room amenities:

  • En-suite bathrooms
  • TVs with satellite channels
  • Tea and coffee making facilities
  • Hairdryers
  • Safes
  • mini bar fridges

Prestige Rooms at The Birchwood Hotel, Johannesburg

The Prestige Rooms are larger in size with a dedicated work desk designed to suit the needs of the corporate traveller.
A mini kitchenette with limited cutlery and crockery is also available in all prestige rooms.

Luxury Suite

The Luxury Suite consists of a bedroom comprising all of the above plus a lounge, dining area and full kitchen facility.

Today's Rate

Single Room: R1180.00

Double Room: R1350.00

Room Amenities

Room Amenities

  • En-suite / private bathroom
  • Hairdryer
  • Housekeeping
  • Mini bar
  • Safe
  • Satellite TV
  • Tea and coffee making facilities
  • Telephone
  • Writing desk

Hotel Restaurants

Tazza Caffe & Wine Bar at the Birchwood Hotel

Visitors are welcome to come in and enjoy the various selections of coffees and wines and, while drinking, take pleasure in the wide assortments of salads, sandwhiches and breakfast.

Address: 14 Viewpoint Street, Bartlett, Boksburg 1459, Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa

Local Grill at the Birchwood Hotel

A light, slick, modern grill house, free of any woody feel. For years the Local Grill offers both grain fed Chalmar beef and arguably healthier Greenfield free-range beef from the Midlands.

Address: 14 Viewpoint Street, Bartlett, Boksburg 1459, Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa

Hi Flyerz Aviation Theme Bar - Birchwood Hotel

The Hi Flyerz Aviation Theme Bar at the Birchwood Hotel in Boksburg, Johannesburg, offers refreshing beverages in a pub style atmosphere.

Address: 14 Viewpoint Street, Bartlett, Boksburg 1459, Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa

Hotel Spa

The Spa

The Lotus Spa at the Birchwood Hotel in Johannesburg invites guests for a relaxing spa treatment to purify mind and body.  The hotel's therapists guide guests down the path to wellness and longevity.

Visitors are welcome to indulge themselves at the beautiful spa which is nestled in the lush gardens of the Birchwood Hotel & O R Tambo Conference Centre, Johannesburg.

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Activities / Sports and Leisure

Swimming

The Birchwood Hotel features an outdoor swimming pool which is located in the garden.  Lounge chairs invite for a relaxing afternoon by the pool.

Fitness

The Birchwood Hotel in Johannesburg offers a gym which provides high-tech equippment welcoming guests for an energizing workout.

Squash

Enjoy a game of Squash on the Birchwood Hotel's squash court.

Conferences and Events

Conference Venues

The Birchwood Hotel & O R Tambo Conference Centre features 50 meeting rooms and has become renowned for its expertise in delivering outstanding service formeetings, conferences, banquets and social events.

The dedicated conference co-ordinating team assures effective and efficient service throughout the duration of the conference.  The Birchwood Hotel & O R Tambo Conference Centre is capable of seating anything between 6 – 800 delegates.

All conference venues at The Birchwood Hotel & Conference Centre are equipped with the following features:

  • Individually controlled air conditioning
  • Ceiling mounted screens
  • Adjustable lighting
  • Large windows allowing for natural light
  • Lined curtaining for black out purposes
  • ADSL facilities by prior arrangement
  • Secretarial Services
  • Technical equipment with backup support

Conference Packages at the Birchwood Hotel

Morning Conference Package includes (08h00 – 12h30):

  • Welcome refreshments on arrival (tea and coffee)
  • Mid-morning tea and coffee with muffins and pastries
  • Conference room with standard equipment

Afternoon Conference Package includes (13h00 – 17h00):

  • Welcome refreshments on arrival (tea and coffee)
  • Mid-afternoon tea and coffee with biscuits
  • Conference room with standard equipment

Full Day Package Includes:

  • Welcome refreshments on arrival (tea and coffee)
  • Mid-morning tea and coffee with muffins and pastries
  • Full buffet lunch
  • Mid-afternoon tea and coffee with biscuits
  • Conference room with standard equipment

The following dinner options are available for all multiple day conferences:

  • Chef’s Choice Braai
  • 120 Restaurant (only for groups of 20 people)
  • Spit braai

Different Conference and meeting venues:

  • Phomolong restaurant
  • Hi-Flyerz
  • Le Grande Centre
  • Main Recption
  • OR Tambo Centre
  • Petit Centre
  • Serengeti Lapa
  • Lotus Spa
  • International Centre
  • Domestic Centre
  • 120 Centre
  • Atrium Centre
  • Tazza Caffe
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Facilities

Facilities Available

  • Bar
  • Boardroom Facilities
  • Business Centre
  • Coffee Shop
  • Conference venue
  • Garden
  • Gym
  • Hair salon
  • Nearby Casino
  • Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Sauna
  • Spa
  • Squash court(s)
  • Steam room
  • Swimming Pool
  • Tennis court

Birchwood Hotel & Conference Centre Specials & Packages

No Specials Available

There are currently no specials for the Birchwood Hotel & Conference Centre.
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Directions

GPS Co-ordinates

Latitude: -26.174851
Longitude: 28.250342

Directions

Airport Shuttle:

The complimentary airport shuttle provided by the Birchwood Hotel collects guests outside Terminal 2A which is located opposite the International Arrivals Entrance. The designated pick up and drop off is the Shuttle Parking directly behind the InterContinental Johannesburg OR Tambo Hotel. The airport shuttle leaves to the Birchwood Hotel hourly, ten minutes past the hour starting at 06h10 and ending at 00h10. The airport shuttle has the name Birchwood Hotel written on the side. This airport shuttle does not need to be pre-booked if used between the operating times.

From:

OR Tambo International Airport, Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
8.6 km / about 9 mins

1. Head south 550 m
2. Slight left 220 m
3. Take the 1st left 17 m
4. Turn left 150 m
5. Take the ramp onto R21 5.7 km
6. Turn left at N Rand Rd/M44 1.2 km
7. Turn left at 1st Rd 450 m
8. Take the 1st right onto View Point Rd
Destination will be on the right 300 m

To:

Birchwood Hotel & Conference Centre
14 Viewpoint Street, Boksburg, Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa

Parking

Airport Shuttle

The complimentary airport shuttle provided by the Birchwood Hotel collects guests outside Terminal 2A which is located opposite the International Arrivals Entrance. The designated pick up and drop off is the Shuttle Parking directly behind the InterContinental Johannesburg OR Tambo Hotel. 

The airport shuttle leaves to the Birchwood Hotel hourly, ten minutes past the hour starting at 06h10 and ending at 00h10.  The airport shuttle has the name Birchwood Hotel written on the side.  This airport shuttle does not need to be pre-booked if used between the operating times.

Reviews

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Rating: Excellent

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Rating: Very Good

Submitted By: (15 November 2012)

Rating: Very Good

Submitted By: (06 September 2012)

Rating: Excellent

Accreditations

Star Rating

4 Star

Memberships

  • Fedhasa (Federated Hospitality Association of Southern Africa)
  • SAACI (South African Chamber of Commerce and Industry)
  • SATSA (Southern Africa Tourism Services Association)
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