Explore South Africa from our hotel in Johannesburg
As the largest city in South Africa and the second largest in Africa, Johannesburg is quickly becoming an economic powerhouse. Some of the tallest buildings in Africa reside in the city's Central Business District. Today, the newly established premier business district in Sandton is home many international brands and financial institutions.
The Radisson Blu Gautrain Hotel, Sandton Johannesburg is connected to all that the city has to offer, from a business and cultural perspective, through the high-speed train at Sandton Gautrain Station. Just across the street from the train station, near Johannesburg's city center, the hotel offers 220 rooms and suites, each with free high-speed wireless internet, coffee and tea provisions, and other modern amenities.
Refresh in our on-site bar and restaurant
Indulge in authentic South African cuisine and international favorites at our on-site Central One Restaurant, and sip a fun mixed drink or local wine at Central One Bar or on the pool deck. Our 10th-floor fitness center offers guests a workout with a view and the of our outdoor swimming pool are the perfect place to unwind at the end of the day. For business travellers, our facilities are equipped with state-of-the-art technology and are able to accommodate up to 220 guests for your next conference or business meeting.
The Radisson Blu Gautrain Hotel offers the convenience of accessibility. You're just steps from the Gautrain train station; it takes 20 minutes to travel from O.R. Tambo International Airport to our centrally located hotel. The high-speed railway also connects you to popular attractions such as the Johannesburg Art Gallery, Neighbourgoods Market and Constitution Hill.
High Floor Superior Room
Superior Room - Sandton City View
Suite with Balcony - Sandton City View
Family Stay - 2 Connected Rooms
There's always something exciting to do in Johannesburg's city center and around our hotel, which is at the heart of Johannesburg's trendy neighborhood of Sandton. Attractions such as the Sandton City shopping mall, one of the largest in Africa. If one shopping mall isn't enough for you, there are more stores and restaurants to explore at Nelson Mandela Square and Rosebank Rooftop Market, the local artisan area.
To gain a deeper understanding of Johannesburg's history during your stay, visit the Apartheid Museum and Museum Africa for an overview of the country's turbulent past. The Apartheid Museum illustrates the rise and fall of apartheid in South Africa through an impactful collection of stories and art. The Museum Africa explores the social, political and economic history of Johannesburg through a series of artifacts, paintings, photographs and musical instruments.
These museums represent two of the internationally recognized museums that are located within the city. For a taste of local life, join the locals at Neighbourgoods Market or Arts on Main in Johannesburg for artisan crafts and food. With live performances and events, these markets have become two of the cities newest cultural hubs. For business travellers, tradeshows and events at the Sandton Convention Center are only a few minutes from our hotel in Johannesburg's premier business district in the upscale suburb of Sandton.
After a meeting, take a break and head to one of the beautiful golf courses in and around Johannesburg, which is home to many of the best courses in South Africa.
Our hotel is located within walking distance of exclusive shopping, public transportation and the city's premier business district. The famous Nelson Mandela Square and the popular Sandton City shopping mall are only 500 meters from our hotel in the upscale suburb of Sandton.
Situated across the street from our hotel near Johannesburg's city centre, the Sandton Gautrain Station connects guests to the lively Pretoria and Soweto neighbourhoods as well as the O.R. Tambo International Airport. With such easily accessible public transportation, you can quickly connect to Johannesburg's vibrant cultural scene.
The city's bus or taxi services are the most commonly used modes of transportation. The Johannesburg Ring Road, Africa's most famous beltway, circles the city of Johannesburg and allows drivers to travel through or around the city with ease. Our hotel offers a secure parking garage if you are travelling with a car.
From O.R. Tambo International Airport
Take the city's high-speed rail to Sandton station, located directly across from the hotel. It is a short 20-minute commute.By car:
It is a 45-minute drive (35 kilometers), depending on traffic. Take the R24 toward Johannesburg and travel for about 10 kilometers. At Gillooly's Interchange, take the N3 (N1) freeway north toward Pretoria. Pass the Modderfontein, London Road and Marlboro Road exits. After the Marlboro Road exit, keep left, and take the M1 highway ramp toward Johannesburg at Buccleuch Interchange. Traveling south along the M1 to Johannesburg, take the Grayston Drive exit and then turn right at the traffic light onto Grayston Drive. Keep left and continue along Grayston Drive until you reach the intersection of Grayston Drive and Rivonia Road. Turn left onto Rivonia Road and continue toward West Street. The Radisson Blu Gautrain Hotel will be on your left at the intersection of Rivonia Road and West Street, situated directly opposite the Sandton Gautrain Station. For hotel parking, turn left onto West Street and then left into the parking area.