South African Hotels

The Michelangelo Towers

8 Maude Street
Nelson Mandela Square
South Africa
Hotel Type
Spa, Penthouses & Presidential Suites

The Michelangelo Towers hotel dominates the skyline of Johannesburg's most prestigious suburb of Sandton in South Africa. This exclusive Johannesburg hotel enjoys a central location in Sandton on the Nelson Mandela Square, adjoining the Sandton Convention Center. A great variety of boutique shops, cinemas and restaurants are located at the doorstep of the Michelangelo Towers. 

The five-star hotel, which is a member hotel of Legacy Hotels & Resorts, features 194 spacious suites and convenient facilities, including indoor and outdoor swimming pools, a business centre, a gym, and its very own shopping mall. The hotel has become a preferred accommodation choice for leisure and corporate clients staying in Johannesburg.

This Michelangelo in Sandton, Johannesburg, features spacious, apartment-style luxury suites, which include Luxury 1 Bedroom Suites, Luxury 2 Bedroom Suites, a Presidential Suite, as well as the lavish Cupola Suite. Offering the ultimate in comfort and elegance, the Cupola Suite occupies the top three storeys of the building. Three en-suite bedrooms, a dining table for 13 guests, lounge and sky bar, a 13 seater boardroom, a fully equipped kitchen with laundry facilities, and a private indoor swimming pool and gym are available in this luxurious suite.

Room types:

  • Luxury 1 Bedroom Suites
  • Luxury 2 Bedroom Suites
  • Presidential Suite
  • Cupola Suite

Facilities and services

  • Restaurants and bars
  • Room service
  • Concierge service
  • Valet parking
  • Laundry and dry cleaning
  • Babysitting
  • High-speed Internet access / WiFi
  • Health and beauty spa
  • Fully equipped gym
  • Indoor and outdoor swimming pool
  • Michelangelo Towers Mall


Guests staying at this hotel on the Nelson Mandela Square in Sandton have a variety of different dining choices within the hotel. With five distinctive dining venues to choose from at the Michelangelo Towers, even the most discerning of pallets can be satisfied.

The famous Piccolo Mondo Restaurant overlooks the Nelson Mandela Square and serves breakfast, lunch and dinner with the Mediterranean - inspired à la carte menu. Pigalle Restaurant, which serves seafood and traditional Portuguese specialities, features a baroque style decor, including mahogany chairs, Victorian couches, Art Deco chandeliers, as well as beautiful Italian marble, which make for an unforgettable dining setting.

At II Ritrovo Bar & Lounge refreshing cocktails and high tea can be enjoyed, while The Raj Restaurant brings the taste of traditional Indian flavours to Johannesburg. Annica's Deli serves a variety of delicious homemade cakes and biscuits, as well as beautifully imported delicatessen items.


  • Piccolo Mondo Restaurant
  • The Raj
  • Annica's Deli
  • Il Ritrovo Bar & Lounge
  • Pigalle's Restaurant

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  • Air Conditioning
  • Bathrobe
  • Butler service
  • Ensuite / Private bathroom
  • Full DSTV Bouquet in each room
  • Fully Furnished Kitchen
  • Hairdryer
  • Housekeeping
  • In-room safe
  • Telephone
  • TV
  • Writing desk


8 @ Towers

Affectionately known as '8', this restaurant offers a diverse menu that caters for all palates. With specialized room service and conference menus, this restaurant caters for in-suite corporate and private functions. With its warm, inviting ambiance and friendly staff, 8 offers an unforgettable dining experience, and is open daily for breakfast, lunch and dinner.

Spa Facilities

The Renaissance Day Spa: features a Health Hydro and exclusive Spa facilities. Healing energies flow freely through the tastefully-themed halls and walkways of Renaissance Day Spa, permeating your body with their natural light and gifted properties as you receive the pampering spa treatment of your choice. Massages, body treatments, facials, manicures, pedicures and more, all administered by soft hands with gentle care, delivering you into a world of delightful serenity.

The Renaissance Spa is a fully equipped health and beauty spa with all the facilities one would associate with a world class spa, such as:

  • Swiss shower
  • Heated spa bath
  • Sauna
  • Steam room
  • Spa treatment rooms
  • Outdoor Pool & Sun Deck

The therapists aim at making their guests feel at home when they visit Renaissance Day Spa, welcoming you and putting you at ease, surrounded by attentive staff in a tranquil atmosphere. This 'at home' feeling, coupled with our high standards of service, means that most of our guests frequently return, eventually seeing the benefits of becoming members of the Renaissance health and beauty spa.

Spa Treatments include:

  • Sensation Shower:  this is an invigorating shower experience with six jets simultaneously massage the body with a spray of warm, fragranced water.
  • Steam Room:  this steam-based treatment is designed to detoxify the body and makes use of 100% humidity to cleanse the body of impurities.
  • Sauna: a heated room allows the body to relax in a dry, hot environment and through perspiration, rids all toxins from the body. This experience can be enjoyed by more than one client at a time. 
  • Heated Spa Pool: indulge and soothe stressed muscles in an Indoor Heated Spa Bath and enjoy the calming effects of hydrotherapy to relax even the most active minds.


The Hotel features a heated indoor and an outdoor swimming pool to which guests have access to.


The Hotel offers direct access to the exclusive Michelangelo Towers Mall, the Legacy Corner Mall as well as the Sandton City Shopping Centre.  Many fine restaurants, boutiques and jewellery emporium are located here and make for an unforgettable shopping experience.

The Michelangelo Towers has its very own mall - The Michelangelo Towers Mall - which hosts some of the finest luxury brand outlets in the world. Its restaurants and coffee bars have become a favoured meeting destination for guests and local residents alike, the Michelangelo Towers Mall offers its patrons everything to satisfy the most selective of senses - all under one elegant and cosmopolitan roof. With direct access to Nelson Mandela Square and Sandton City, the Michelangelo Towers Mall is perfectly central and convenient.  For more about this mall visit


The Hotel offers two Legacy Fitness Centres.

Cupola Suite

The crowning glory of the Michelangelo Towers, the Cupola Suite, sits 144 metres above the ground, offering breathtaking views of the Johannesburg skyline. The Cupola Suite is the biggest presidential suites in the world at over 620m² of unsurpassed luxury.

Conference packages at the Michelangelo Towers

  • Full Day Package (9 hours)
  • Half Day Package (5 hours)

Facilities of the Cupola Suite at the Michelangelo Towers

  • 12-seater boardroom
  • Video conferencing (call costs excluded)
  • 58" Plasma screen for presentations
  • Telephone conferencing (call costs exluded)
  • DVD player
  • Complimentary high-speed Internet access
  • Surround sound
  • Complimentary secure underground parking
  • Full DStv bouquet
  • Complimentary tea and coffee
  • Complimentary bottled still water
  • Fresh fruit juice upon arrival
  • Flipchart & stand
  • Notepads and pens
  • Lunch/dinner or cocktails
  • Mints & cordials
  • Technical support
Grand Two-Bedroom Suites

Luxuriously decorated with lavish textures and colours, each of these 165m² Grand Two Bedroom apartments at the Michelangelo Towers is a fully equipped and furnished suite with its own kitchen, open-plan lounge and dining room, dressing rooms, en-suite bathrooms,  a guest toilet and individually controlled air-conditioning.

Conference Packages at the Michelangelo Towers in Sandton

  • Full day conference package (8 hours)
  • Half day conference package (5 hours)

Facilities of the Grand Two-Bedroom Suites

  • 7-seater dining/meeting table
  • Complimentary high-speed Internet access
  • 48" Plasma screen for presentations
  • Complimentary secure underground parking
  • DVD player
  • Full DSTV bouquet
  • Complimentary tea and coffee
  • Complimentary bottled still water
  • Fresh fruit juice upon arrival
  • Flipchart & stand
  • Notepads and pens
  • Lunch/dinner or cocktails
  • Mints & cordials
  • Technical support

Dining and beverages

Lunch, dinner or cocktails can be served either in-suite, or at 8 @ The Towers, the restaurant situated in the lobby of the Michelangelo Towers. The suite will be refreshed during scheduled breaks.

  • Boardroom Facilities
  • Conference venue
  • Gym
  • Lounge
  • Nearby Casino
  • Nearby golf course
  • Nearby Gym
  • Nearby Spa
  • Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Sauna
  • Spa
  • Steam room
  • Sun deck
  • Swimming Pool
  • Terrace
  • Travel desk
  • Wellness centre

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
  • Butler service
  • Concierge services
  • Daily newspaper
  • Doctor on call
  • Dry cleaning service
  • Fully equipped kitchen
  • Health & Fitness Centre
  • Housekeeping service
  • Laundry services
  • Luggage storage
  • Massage treatments
  • Porters
  • Pre-arrival shopping
  • Tours & Transfers on Request
  • Valet parking
  • Voicemail
  • Wake-up call
  • Wellness & Beauty treatments
Children Policy
  • At the Michelangelo Towers all-suite hotel in Sandton, Johannesburg, children of all ages are welcome. Children under the age of 18 (maximum one child per room), in a one bedroom suite, will be accommodated free of charge on a Bed Only basis if sharing with one or two adults but will be charged for meals.

    Accommodation and breakfast are included for two adults and two children in a two bedroom suite rate at the Michelangelo Towers.

Available Rooms

Luxury 1 Bed Suite

# Rooms:

The suite has an open plan living area with small kitchen that is fully equipped. The suite has a dining area and a spacious lounge that is adorned with a large plasma TV and an IT desk.

Room features:

  • Full DStv bouquet including CNN and CNBC
  • Air conditioning
  • Direct dialing phones
  • High speed Internet connectivity
  • Razor plug (220/110V)
  • Complimentary tea and coffee-making facilities
  • Stocked mini-bar
  • king-size bed
Single Room R3760
Double Room R4170

Luxury 2 Bed Suite

The 2 Bedroom Suites has 2 rooms 1 with king bed and second room has queen size bed. Both rooms have a on-suite bathroom and flat screen TV.

Room features:

  • Private bathrooms with bath and shower, hairdryer, razor plug (220/110V)
  • Full DStv bouquet including CNN and CNBC
  • Air conditioning
  • Direct dialling phones & high speed Internet connectivity
  • Complimentary tea and coffee-making facilities and a stocked mini-bar.
Single Room R4840
Double Room R5250

Grand 2 Bed Suite

For families, looking for a larger suites this suite is ideal as it comprises of a king size bed and a queen size bed in the second.

Room features:

  • Private bathrooms with bath and shower, hairdryer, razor plug (220/110V)
  • Full DStv bouquet including CNN and CNBC
  • Air conditioning
  • Direct dialling phones & high speed Internet connectivity
  • Complimentary tea and coffee-making facilities and a stocked mini-bar.


Single Room R5380
Double Room R5790

Presidential Suite

# Rooms:

Room features:

  • Open plan Lounge, Fully Equipped Kitchen and Dining area
  • Guest Toilet
  • 9 Seater Dining Table
  • 24 Hour complimentary internet access
  • 42 inch Plasma Screen Television
  • DVD Player
  • Full DSTV bouquet with 138 channels to choose from
  • 3 Bedrooms with King Size Beds and en-suite bathrooms
Single Room R18920
Double Room R18920

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I enjoyed my stay, was there for business and all my requirements were taken care of.







What an excellent choice, could have not found a better place for us to stay in Johannesburg. Very exclusive and much luxury. We will come back next year!













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GPS Co-Ordinates

Latitude: -26.10635

Longitude: 28.054144


OR Tambo International Airport
Kempton Park, Johannesburg, South Africa

1. Head south 240 m
2. Slight 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 1.3 km
11. Turn right at Maude St Destination will be on the left 500 m

Michelangelo Towers
8 Maude Street, Nelson Mandela Square, Sandown, Sandton, Johannesburg, South Africa

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The Michelangelo Towers on the Nelson Mandela Square in Sandton, Johannesburg, offers complimentary secure parking for its guests.

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