South African Hotels

Holiday Inn Sandton

123 Rivonia Road
Sandton 2148
South Africa
Hotel Type

The Holiday Inn Sandton is in the heart of Johannesburg affluent suburb of Sandton, only 705 meters away from the famous Nelson Mandela Square. Next, to the Village Walk Shopping Center and the five star Radisson Blu Hotel Sandton, the hotel features rooms which are spacious and modern. The exclusivity of its accommodation and facilities combined with its ideal location and affordable rates make it an excellent accommodation option.

This newly built modern four-star hotel is a member of the Inter-Continental Hotels Group (IHG) which features over 4010 hotels in more than 112 countries globally. The Gautrain Station is also a stone throw away making it an ideal base for the corporate traveller and holiday maker alike.

There are 302 spacious and well-appointed hotel rooms providing the ultimate in comfort and style. All of the rooms are ergonomically designed and cater to ensure a "great night's sleep" - one of Holiday Inns hallmarks

Hotel room types:

  • Standard Rooms
  • Superior Rooms
  • Deluxe Rooms
  • Executive Rooms.

The rooms are welcoming and uncluttered, with locally-sourced furniture of the highest quality. For the business traveller, all hotel rooms offer wireless internet access and ADSL internet connectivity.

Hotel room features:

  • Soundproof with blackout curtains, a welcome relief for any jet-lagged traveller
  • Individually controlled air-conditioning
  • Safes
  • LCD televisions with 24 channels
  • Work area with desk and chair
  • Wireless internet access
  • High-speed ADSL Internet connectivity
  • International adapter plugs points
  • Tea & coffee making facilities
  • Mini fridge which can be stocked on request
  • En-suite bathrooms
  • Hairdryer.

Services and Facilities

  • Luxury Heated outdoor swimming pool (underwater music and lights)
  • Business centre with business services: details below.
  • WiFi throughout the hotel
  • Gym & Fitness centre
  • Laundry & valet service
  • Shuttle bus at a nominal cost
  • Shoe-shine service
  • Travel Services: foreign currency exchange services
  • Concierge and Travel Desk
  • Babysitting
  • Safe at Front Desk
  • Welcoming lounge area to relax or meet with other guests
  • Porter & Bellman
  • 24-hour secure covered parking: secure basement parking with direct access into the hotel lobby area

Business Services

Corporate services allowing business travellers to perform their work tasks during their stay include:

  • Copying and fax services
  • Courier service
  • PC's are available
  • Printer (colour printer and copier)
  • Technical concierge
  • High-speed internet access
  • Wireless data connection
  • Secretarial services.


On the roof of the hotel is the famous Skye Bar and the hotel's swimming pool, where guests can exercise or recline on an outdoor deck overlooking Sandton. The dining area on the ground floor takes care of guests' culinary requirements and also provides them with the opportunity to catch up with the day's news on LCD televisions with overhead bubbles that transmit sound directly to their tables.

The Restaurant: On the ground floor of the hotel offering breakfast and dinner. A unique feature of the restaurant is the individual LCD television channels at selected tables.

Skye Bar: The opulent Skye Bar affords guests dazzling panoramic views of Johannesburg and surrounds where sundowner cocktails can be enjoyed while taking visitors back in time to the days of Frank Sinatra and Nat King Cole.

Surrounding Area

Sandton is the corporate area of Johannesburg and is home to the Johannesburg Stock Exchange, the financial powerhouse of Africa. This area is also where the head offices of the; Deutsche Bank, ABN Amro Bank, Nedbank, and First National Bank are situated. The Hotel itself is a short walk away from the Convention Center, which is ideal for conference delegates attending a conference there.

Below detailed information about the Holiday Inn Sandton is available.
For any queries regarding this hotel, you are welcome to contact us.

  • Air Conditioning
  • Bar Fridges in Room
  • Ensuite / Private bathroom
  • Hairdryer
  • Housekeeping
  • In-room safe
  • Internet Access
  • Plasma TV screen
  • Tea and coffee making facilities
  • Telephone
  • Writing desk


Skye Bar

On the roof of this hotel in Johannesburg, one can find the popular Skye Bar and the swimming pool, where guests can exercise or recline on an outdoor deck overlooking Sandton. The opulent Skye Bar affords guests dazzling panoramic views of Johannesburg and surrounds where sundowner cocktails can be enjoyed. While the glorious view outside is testimony to the hotel's ideal location, a short hop from Sandton City and walking distance to Village Walk, it is the bar's interior décor which shows the incredible attention to detail and luxury that characterizes the hotel.

Lettuce & Lime Restaurant

This Restaurant is located on the ground floor and serves breakfast and dinner. A unique feature to the restaurant is the individual LCD television channels at selected tables.

Oval Wine Bar

The Bar at the hotel is a popular spot for hotel guests and local residents alike.


Guests have access to the modern and well equipped fitness centre.


The heated outdoor swimming pool features underwater music and lights as well as breathtaking views of the surrounding area.

Conference Venues

The Hotel features meeting facilities, consisting of 3 Board rooms seating a maximum of 16 delegates and 3 conference rooms seating a maximum of 70 delegates.

Conference Venues:

  • Emerald Conference Venue
  • Opal Conference Venue
  • Sapphire Conference Venue
  • Diamond Conference Venue
  • Ruby Conference Venue
  • Tanzanite Conference Venue

Included in the Standard Day Conference Package are:

  • 3 Tea/coffee snack breaks
  • Lunch
  • Parking
  • Flip charts
  • Notepad and pens
  • Whiteboards

Business center facilities and services:

  • Copying and fax services
  • Courier services
  • PCs
  • Printers (including color)
  • High-speed Internet access
  • Secretarial services
  • Technical concierge

  • Boardroom Facilities
  • Business Centre
  • Coffee Shop
  • Conference venue
  • Gym
  • Hotel Bar
  • Lounge
  • Nearby Casino
  • Nearby golf course
  • Nearby Spa
  • Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Swimming Pool

Check in and Check Out Times
  • Check in: 14:00
  • Check out: 10:00
Business Services
  • Hotel Wi-Fi
General Services
  • 24 - hour reception service
  • 24 Hour room service
  • Airport transfers
  • Babysitting
  • Concierge services
  • Housekeeping service
  • Internet connection
  • Laundry services
  • Porters

Available Rooms


# Rooms:

The Hotel features 301 spacious and classically decorated hotel rooms which provide the ultimate in comfort and style.

Other features include:

  • Individually controlled air-conditioning
  • Laptop-sized safes
  • Executive work desk and chair
  • International adapter plug points
  • Tea/coffee making facilities
  • Mini fridge (stocked on request)
  • Hairdryer
  • En-suite bathrooms

Room Types:

  • All available in smoking and non-smoking
  • Total amount of hotel rooms: 301
  • Standard Rooms: 279
  • Superior Rooms: 8
  • Deluxe Rooms: 7
  • Executive Rooms: 7
Single Room R1760
Double Room R2160

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At the Holiday Inn Sandton I enjoyed one of the most classically decorated rooms, this hotel was great.

I really enjoyed the ultimate in comfort and style, I really did enjoy "great night's sleep".













Holiday Inn Sandton offers an airport transfer service. To receive a quote or make an airport transfer booking, please click the button below.

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GPS Co-Ordinates

Latitude: -26.104261

Longitude: 28.059842


OR Tambo International Airport
Kempton Park, Johannesburg, South Africa

1. Head south 550 m
2. Take the 2nd right 350 m
3.Take the ramp to Albertina Sisulu Fwy/R24 220 m
4. Keep right at the fork to continue toward Albertina Sisulu Fwy/R24 and merge onto Albertina Sisulu Fwy/R24 8.3 km
5. Take the exit onto R24 1.7 km
6. Take the exit toward Eastern Bypass/N3 500 m
7. Keep right at the fork to continue toward Eastern Bypass/N3 and merge onto Eastern Bypass/N3 10.4 km
8. Take exit 124-Sandton to merge onto Marlboro Dr/M60 2.9 km
9. Turn right at South Rd/M74 3.6 km
10. Slight left at Rivonia Rd/M9 1.6 km
11. Sharp right at Rivonia Rd Destination will be on the left 150 m

Holiday Inn Sandton
123 Rivonia Road, Sandton, Johannesburg, South Africa

Distances from the Johannesburg hotel Holiday Inn Sandton


Johannesburg +/- 20 km

Convention Centres

Sandton Convention Centre +/- 500m
Gallagher Estate +/- 23km


Gold Reef City Theme Park +/- 35 km


Johannesburg Zoo +/- 10 km
New Town Cultural Precinct +/- 18 km
Gold Reef City Theme Park +/- 35 km
Apartheid Museum +/- 35 km
Soweto +/- 47.5 km
Lion Park +/- 51.5 km
Lesedi Cultural Village +/- 55 km
Sun City +/- 180 km
Lost City +/- 180 km
Pilanesberg National Park +/- 200 km


Village Walk Shopping Centre Adjacent to hotel
Sandton City Shopping Centre +/-500m
Nelson Mandela Square +/-500m


Civic Theatre +/- 15 km
Brightwater Commons +/- 15 km
Monte Casino +/- 20 km

Golf Courses

Houghton Golf Course +/- 5km
Dainfern Golf Course +/- 6km
Johannesburg Country Club +/- 16 km
Royal Johannesburg & Kensington Golf Course +/- 25km

Other Distances

Wanderers Cricket Ground +/- 5 km
2010 Soccer City +/- 16km
Coca-Cola Park (formerly known as Ellis Park) +/- 16km
NASREC +/- 26km

Car Rental

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The Holiday Inn Sandton offers 24 hour secure covered parking facilities.  The basement parking has direct access into the hotel lobby area. Parking facilities feature controlled access gates and are monitored with CCTV cameras.

Star Rating

4 Star

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