Escape To The Saxon Hotel

At the heart of Sandton, situated in the opulent, tree-lined suburb of Sandhurst, lies the enchanting Saxon Hotel. This well-known hotel offers luxury seekers a unique escape from everyday life, complete with a blend of rich cultural history and contemporary five-star service, surrounded by magnificent gardens. This stunning escape provides a private and peaceful retreat like no other.

Did you know - The Saxon Hotel was originally a private home and hosted many esteemed and honoured guests? Luxurious. Refined. Exceptional. The Saxon Hotel will take you on an unforgettable journey, merging the finest culinary experiences with the award-winning spa and most luxurious accommodation. This is truly the one ultimate destination.

The Saxon Hotel

Upon Arrival...

From the moment you arrive at the Saxon Hotel, you'll immediately notice the beautiful sights and sounds of the hotel, as well as the warm, welcoming atmosphere. Looking around, take in the sweeping staircase, the lounge and the terrace that offers views over the clear infinity pool and, of course, the stunning indigenous gardens.

There are six magnificent pools, including an outdoor heated pool complete with underwater music, a spa pool, three heated plunge pools and an impressive infinity pool which forms the central point of the Saxon.

The Saxon Hotel

Dining Delights

The hotel entrance leads to the Piano Lounge and Eighteen05 Lounge, with the Terrace and Olive Bar, as well as the restaurants, all within close proximity.

The Terrace and outdoor relaxation areas are perfect for leisurely sundowners while admiring spectacular sunset views.

The Saxon will delight your senses with a food and wine journey like you've never experienced before. The Terrace is an ideal relaxation area for enjoying a light meal. Qunu takes you on the ultimate African grill experience. Combining passion, expertise and the latest global gourmet food trends, the Chefs at Grei take guests on an experiential journey.

Indulge At The Spa

The Saxon Spa is an oasis of tranquility and indulgence. Cascading water features, a signature fireplace and influences of copper and Himalayan salts set the backdrop for a restful journey. The spa offers holistic disciplines of a spa journey, giving guests time to rediscover a healthy and discerning lifestyle.

The Saxon Hotel

Luxurious Accommodation

The Saxon is your home away from home. Whether you choose one of the exceptional Luxury Suites, Presidential Suites or the stately Nelson Mandela Platinum Suite in the main Hotel, you are assured of the ultimate refinement that leaves nothing to be desired.

If you seek privacy and tranquility, choose from either a Villa Luxury Suite, Villa Presidential Suite or one of the three stand-alone Saxon Luxury Villas. Each Villa has a main lounge and dining room, in addition to a breakfast area and bar, with dedicated 24-hour butler service and chef. The Villa guests can enjoy the privacy of the terrace and plunge pool overlooking the gardens, or use of the main Hotel facilities.

The Saxon Hotel

Your Events, Sorted

Planning a special event? Why not let The Saxon Hotel assist with their extraordinary attention to detail, seamless planning and implementation. The Saxon is also a sought-after venue for hosting social and business occasions.

For More Information

For more information about The Saxon Hotel, visit

You can also contact them on [email protected] or 011 292 6000 / 087 375 7777.

Don't forget to follow them on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram to keep up to date with their latest news, offers and more.

The Saxon Hotel

For 13 straight days Rosebank Mall, Sandton City, Nelson Mandela SquareOriental Plaza and East Rand Mall will be hosting the Joburg Shopping Festival. What better place to host a shopping festival than the spending capital of Africa? You betcha, from 28 July until 09 August selected stores at these retail centres will be participating in a city-wide celebration of low prices, great deals and awesome prizes. You can also head to Maponya Mall to be a part of the fun.

The Joburg Shopping Festival, largely inspired by the 21-year-old Dubai Shopping Festival, is fast developing into a tourism attraction for visitors from across the African continent, positioning the city and province as a convenient, budget-friendly shopping destination.

joburg shopping festival

Prizes are on offer during the awesome Joburg Shopping Festival which kicks off on 28 July. Visit these amazing venues from 28 July – 9 August and stand in line to win one of these amazing prizes: A MSC Cruise, Standard Bank Joy of Jazz Tickets, 2 x Canon bundle's from Kameraz, Dinner at The Saxon, a lovely hamper from Spec-Savers, tickets to the Soweto Wine Festival, SAA tickets, a trip on Bill Harrop's Balloon Safaris, luggage from The Matador, a get-away to Sun City, a Four Seasons spa experience and the grand prizes, a Chevy Spark and R 25,000 in cash.

Sandton City

Located on Africa’s richest square mile, Sandton City and Nelson Mandela Square offer a premium shopping and dining experience.

Rosebank Mall

The trendy Rosebank Mall is an eclectic mix of local chain stores, international brands and unique local boutiques, located in the northern suburbs.

East Rand Mall

East Rand Mall is situated only seven kilometres from South Africa's busiest airport, OR Tambo International Airport, and conveniently boasts South Africa's largest Pick n Pay Hypermarket. The centre's well-planned tenant combination includes all of South Africa's major chain stores and a host of smaller specialized stores.

Oriental Plaza

Last – but certainly not least –Joburg’s bargain treasure, Oriental Plaza, is the bulk-buying mecca for the serious retail entrepreneur. You'll find everything you're looking for here, trust us!

For More Information

Visit the JSF at You can also Like them on Facebook or follow them on Twitter @JSF_SA and on Instagram #JoburgShopFest.