75% Based on 1269 reviews TripAdvisor Traveller Rating 4 out of 5

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Hotel Description

Garden Court Sandton City places you steps from Sandton Convention Centre and within a 10-minute stroll of Sandton City Mall. Highlights at this hotel include 2 restaurants, an outdoor swimming pool, and free daily breakfast.

All 444 rooms feature plasma TVs with satellite channels, and you can enjoy free WiFi, separate bathtubs and showers, and coffee/tea makers. Room service, safes, and phones are also available.

The restaurant, Riff's Bar & Grill, serves international cuisine and is open for lunch and dinner. For a drink, you can stop by the hotel's own bar/lounge. Enjoy the 24-hour fitness centre and pool loungers. Business amenities include meeting rooms and a business centre. Other amenities include free WiFi in public areas and laundry facilities. Each morning free full breakfast is offered between 6:30 AM and 10:30 AM. There's also self parking, along with the convenience of free train pick-up service.

Attractions within a 20-minute drive of this 3-star Sandton hotel include Johannesburg Stock Exchange and South African Museum of Military History.

Standard Room

Bed Count 1 Full Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max
£80 per night

Reviews from Trip Advisor

Trip Advisor aggregated rating

75% of guests recommend out of 1268 reviews

Excellent 414
Good 599
Average 180
Poor 54
Terrible 22
Value <span>4.0</span> out of 5
Rooms <span>4.0</span> out of 5
Cleanliness <span>4.5</span> out of 5
Service <span>4.0</span> out of 5

Property Features

Garden Court Sandton City offers its guests an outdoor pool and a 24-hour fitness centre. There are 2 restaurants on site. You can enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge. Free breakfast is available daily. A computer station is on site and WiFi is free in public spaces. Business amenities include a business centre and meeting rooms. The business-friendly Garden Court Sandton City also features a terrace, concierge services, and laundry facilities. A round-trip airport shuttle (available 24 hours) is available for a fee. Parking is available for a fee. Smoking is allowed in designated areas at this 3-star Sandton hotel.

  • 444 guestrooms or units
  • 10 levels
  • 2 dining venues
  • 2 conference rooms
  • Built in 1995
  • Full breakfast (free)
  • Bar or lounge
  • Poolside lounge chairs
  • Umbrellas for the pool
  • Business facilities
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Front desk safe
  • Concierge
  • Terrace
  • Newspapers for purchase
  • Lift
  • Smoking in designated areas

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel
  • Free WiFi
  • Laundry facilities
  • Refrigerator (on request)
  • Free cribs/infant beds

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Self parking (surcharge)

Transport

  • Airport: Johannesburg (JNB-O.R. Tambo Intl.) (36.7 km / 22.8 mi)
  • Train station: Johannesburg Sandton Station (1 km / 0.7 mi)
  • Property shuttles: Free train station pick-up; airport shuttle
  • Parking: Self parking available for a surcharge

Room Amenities

Garden Court Sandton City offers 444 air-conditioned accommodations with laptop-compatible safes and coffee/tea makers. Plasma televisions come with satellite channels. Bathrooms include separate bathtubs and showers and complimentary toiletries. Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless high-speed Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones. Refrigerators and irons/ironing boards can be requested. Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • In-room dining (limited hours)
  • Plasma television
  • Satellite channels
  • Refrigerator available
  • Coffee maker
  • Separate shower and tub
  • Cribs (free)
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Laptop safe
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Telephone
  • Iron and ironing board available
  • Desk
  • Climate control (air conditioning)
  • Ensuite bathroom

Food & Drink

Guests are served free full breakfast daily from 6:30 AM to 10:30 AM.

Riff's Bar & Grill – This restaurant specialises in international cuisine and serves lunch and dinner. Open daily.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Nearby Activities

Recreational amenities at the hotel include an outdoor pool and a 24-hour fitness centre.

Accessibility

If you need to make special requests for accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when booking your stay.

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 2:00 PM
  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Special check-in instructions:

24-hour airport shuttle service is available upon request. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

Pets

  • No pets allowed, but service animals are welcome

Fees

Guests will be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • A 1 per cent tourism fee will be charged

We've listed all charges provided to us by the property, but they may vary based on length of stay or the room booked.

Optional extras

  • Airport shuttle fee: ZAR 550 per vehicle (one-way)
  • Self parking fee: ZAR 50 per day

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

  • Garden Court Sandton City Hotel Johannesburg
  • Garden Court Sandton City Hotel
  • Garden Court Sandton City Johannesburg
  • Garden Court Sandton City Greater Johannesburg
  • Garden Court Hotel Sandton

National Rating

Quality graded by the Tourism Grading Council of South Africa (TGCSA) – South Africa's official quality assurance organisation.