78.0% Based on 1258 reviews TripAdvisor traveller rating 4.5 out of 5

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Hotel Description

Our customers tell us that they enjoy the free breakfast at Sandton Sun. During your stay, you'll be connected to the convention centre and just a quick walk from Sandton City Mall. Features include free WiFi in public areas, plus 2 restaurants and a full-service spa. Built in 1984, this 5-star hotel has 326 rooms over 10 floors. Each room includes amenities such as free WiFi and a flat-screen TV.

  • Air-conditioned rooms with 24-hour room service, flat-screen TVs and minibars
  • Free full breakfast served daily
  • Free WiFi
  • Enjoy international cuisine while dining at San Restaurant
  • Valet parking and self-parking available for a fee
  • Take a swim in the outdoor pool
  • Treat yourself to manicures and pedicures, deep-tissue massages or facials at Spa at Sandton Sun
  • Services include dry cleaning/laundry, concierge services and tour or ticket assistance
  • Guests speak favourably about the comfortable guestrooms and the breakfast
  • Steps from Sandton City Mall and Sandton Convention Centre

Executive Room

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Superior Room

Bed Count 1 Double Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Presidential Suite

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Junior Suite

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Studio

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Suite

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

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78.0% of guests recommend out of 1258 reviews

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Property Features

Sandton Sun offers its guests a full-service spa and an outdoor pool. There are 2 restaurants on site. You can enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge. Free breakfast is served daily. Public spaces have free WiFi. There's an onsite business centre. Spa services, a terrace, and tour or ticket assistance are also featured at the luxury Sandton Sun. You'll have access to the health club at a partner property. Parking is available for a fee. Smoking is allowed in designated areas at this 5-star Sandton hotel.

  • 326 guestrooms or units
  • 10 levels
  • 2 dining venues
  • Built in 1984
  • Full breakfast (free)
  • Bar or lounge
  • Business facilities
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Staff members are multilingual
  • Front desk safe
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Concierge
  • Terrace
  • Lift
  • Smoking in designated areas

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Property
  • Outdoor pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Laundry facilities
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)
  • Free cots/infant beds

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Long-term parking (surcharge) , Self parking (surcharge) , Valet parking (surcharge)

Transport

  • Airport: Johannesburg (JNB-O.R. Tambo Intl.) (31 km / 19.3 mi)
  • Train station: Johannesburg Sandton Station (0.7 km / 0.4 mi)
  • Parking: Valet parking, self parking, and extended parking available for a surcharge

Room Amenities

Sandton Sun offers 326 forms of air-conditioned accommodation with minibars and laptop-compatible safes. 36-inch Flat-screen televisions come with satellite channels. Bathrooms include a separate bath and shower with a hydromassage showerhead, a complimentary bathrobe, complimentary slippers and designer toiletries. This Sandton hotel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks, complimentary weekday newspapers and telephones. Additionally, rooms include complimentary bottles of water and coffee/tea makers. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered on a daily basis. Amenities available on request include an iron/ironing board. Renovation of all guestrooms was completed in September 2015.

  • Minibar
  • In-room dining (24 hours)
  • Flat-screen television
  • Satellite channels
  • Coffee maker
  • Separate shower and tub
  • Hydromassage showerhead
  • Cribs (free)
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Nightly turndown service
  • Weekday newspapers (free)
  • Childcare in room (surcharge)
  • Hairdryer
  • Laptop safe
  • Bathrobes
  • Slippers
  • Designer toiletries
  • Telephone
  • Iron and ironing board available
  • Desk
  • Blackout drapes
  • Climate control (air conditioning)
  • Ensuite bathroom
  • Connecting rooms available

Food & Drink

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

San Restaurant – This restaurant specialises in international cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar.

San Deck – This restaurant specialises in international cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch and dinner. Open daily.

24-hour room service is available.

Nearby Activities

Recreational amenities at the hotel include an outdoor pool.

Spa Services

Spa at Sandton Sun has 8 treatment rooms, including rooms for couples. Services include deep-tissue massages, hot stone massages, facials and body treatments. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including reflexology.

The spa is open daily.

  • Hot stone massage
  • Deep tissue massage
  • Number of treatment rooms 8
  • Reflexology
  • Couples treatment rooms
  • Manicures and pedicures
  • Body treatments
  • Facial treatments
  • Massages

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Accessible bathroom
  • Roll-in shower
  • In-room accessibility

Hotel Policies

Check-in

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

Check-out

  • Check-out by 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

Pets

  • No pets allowed, but service animals are welcome

Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification are required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

  • No rollaway/extra beds available
  • Only service animals are allowed

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

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

  • Self-parking fee: ZAR 50 per night
  • Valet parking fee: ZAR 50 per night
  • Extended parking fee: ZAR 50 per night

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

Hotel Names

  • Sandton Sun Hotel Johannesburg
  • Sandton Sun Hotel
  • Sandton Sun Johannesburg
  • Sandton Sun
  • Sandton Sun Greater Johannesburg
  • Sun Hotel Sandton

You should know

  • Reservations are needed for spa treatments. For reservations, contact the hotel before arrival using the contact information on the booking confirmation.
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property at the number on your booking confirmation.

National Rating

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