45% Based on 160 reviews TripAdvisor Traveller Rating 3.5 out of 5

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Hotel Description

A family-friendly stay in Johannesburg awaits you at Sunnyside Park Hotel. You'll be 2.6 km (1.6 mi) from Johannesburg Zoo and 3 km (1.9 mi) from South African Museum of Military History. Highlights at this Victorian hotel include a restaurant, an outdoor swimming pool, and free daily breakfast.

TVs with satellite channels are featured in all 154 rooms, and you can enjoy free WiFi, sitting areas, and in-room childcare. Dining in is an option with 24-hour room service, and minibars provide refreshments. Coffee/tea makers, free bottled water, and safes are also available.

The restaurant, Milners Restaurant, is open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Pound and Penny is the hotel's own pub, serving drinks along with lunch and dinner. Enjoy the fitness centre, steam room, seasonal outdoor swimming pool, and pool loungers. Business travelers can take advantage of 3 meeting rooms, a 24-hour business centre, and conference space. Additionally, you'll find free WiFi in public areas, a coffee shop/café, and coffee/tea in a common area. Free hot/cold buffet breakfast is available daily between 6 AM and 10 AM. There's also free self parking, along with the convenience of an area shuttle.

Within a 15-minute drive of this 4-star Parktown hotel, attractions include Gold Reef City and Museum Africa.

Standard Room

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Double or Twin Room (Gatehouse)

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Standard Double Room

Bed Count 1 Full Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Standard Single Room

Bed Count 1 Twin Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Standard Twin Room

Bed Count 2 Twin Beds Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Standard Room, 1 King Bed

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Reviews from Trip Advisor

Trip Advisor aggregated rating

45% of guests recommend out of 160 reviews

Excellent 28
Good 61
Average 39
Poor 23
Terrible 9
Value <span>3.5</span> out of 5
Rooms <span>3.5</span> out of 5
Cleanliness <span>4.0</span> out of 5
Service <span>3.5</span> out of 5

Property Features

Sunnyside Park Hotel offers its guests an outdoor pool, a steam room, and a fitness centre. Along with a restaurant, there's a coffee shop/café on site. You can enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge. Free breakfast is available daily. WiFi and wired Internet are free in public spaces. Business amenities include a 24-hour business centre, limo/town car service, and meeting rooms. There are 3 meeting rooms available. The family-friendly Sunnyside Park Hotel also features a terrace, a garden, and coffee/tea in a common area. Free self parking is available. Smoking is allowed in designated areas at this Victorian Johannesburg hotel.

  • 154 guestrooms or units
  • 3 levels
  • 3 conference rooms
  • Built in 1895
  • Breakfast available (free)
  • Dining venue
  • Bar or lounge
  • Coffee shop
  • Childcare (surcharge)
  • Poolside lounge chairs
  • Umbrellas for the pool
  • Business centre (24 hours)
  • Conference facilities
  • Dry cleaning
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Front desk safe
  • Car service
  • Concierge
  • Wedding services available
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Fireplace in lobby
  • Television in lobby
  • Bellhop
  • Lift
  • Smoking in designated areas

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel
  • Free WiFi
  • Rollaway/extra beds available
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Free wired high-speed Internet

Parking

Free self parking

Transport

  • Airport: Johannesburg (JNB-O.R. Tambo Intl.) (21.5 km / 13.4 mi)
  • Train station: Johannesburg Park Station (3.6 km / 2.2 mi)
  • Property shuttles: Area shuttle and shopping centre shuttle
  • Parking: Free self parking

Room Amenities

Sunnyside Park Hotel offers 154 air-conditioned accommodations with minibars and laptop-compatible safes. Accommodations offer separate sitting areas. Satellite television is provided. Bathrooms include shower/tub combinations, complimentary toiletries, and hairdryers. This Johannesburg hotel provides complimentary wireless high-speed Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones. Additionally, rooms include complimentary bottled water and coffee/tea makers. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered daily. Amenities available on request include irons/ironing boards.

  • Sitting area
  • Minibar
  • In-room dining (24 hours)
  • Television
  • Satellite channels
  • Coffee maker
  • Shower and tub combination
  • Cribs available
  • Rollaway beds available
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Nightly turndown service
  • Childcare in room (surcharge)
  • Hairdryer
  • Laptop safe
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Telephone
  • Iron and ironing board available
  • Desk
  • Blackout drapes
  • Climate control (air conditioning)
  • Ensuite bathroom

Food & Drink

Guests are served free hot/cold buffet breakfast daily from 6 AM to 10 AM.

Milners Restaurant – This restaurant serves breakfast, lunch and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar.

Pound and Penny – Overlooking the garden, this pub serves lunch and dinner. Guests can order drinks at the bar and enjoy al fresco dining (weather permitting).

24-hour room service is available.

Nearby Activities

Recreational amenities at the hotel include an outdoor pool, a steam room, and a fitness centre.

  • Golfing nearby

Accessibility

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

  • Roll-in shower
  • In-room accessibility

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time ends at 6 PM
  • Check-in time starts at 2 PM

Check-out

  • Check-out by 10 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Children 12 years old and younger stay free when using existing bedding. Children may not be eligible for complimentary breakfast.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are available.

Pets

  • No pets allowed, but service animals are welcome

Fees

 

  • A city/local tax 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

Hotel Names

  • Sunnyside Park Hotel Johannesburg
  • Sunnyside Park Hotel
  • Sunnyside Park Johannesburg
  • Sunnyside Park
  • Hotel Sunnyside Park

You should know

  • Children 12 years old and younger stay free in the same room as the parent or guardian when using existing bedding. Children may not be eligible for free breakfast.
  • Set meals are served in guestrooms only (no menus or public dining).

National Rating

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