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.

Feel at home in our stylish rooms of Sandton, Johannesburg

The Radisson Blu Gautrain Hotel, Sandton Johannesburg features 220 rooms for business or leisure travelers, complete with free Wi-Fi and in-room coffee and tea facilities.
  •  28 m²
  • 2 twin or 1 king
  • 2 adults
With our Standard Room, you will have everything you need for a comfortable stay and a good night's sleep.
  •  28 m²
  • 2 twin or 1 king
  • 2 adults
For extra space, book one of our Superior Rooms. Everything you need is already in the room.
  •  29 m²
  • 1 king
  • 2 adults
Enjoy all the perks of the Superior Rooms, but with so much more. We guarantee an exceptional level of comfort.
  •  38 m²
  • 1 king
  • 2 adults, 1 child (0-11)
These suites feature separate sleeping and living areas, ideal for guests who are planning an extended stay.
  •  60 m²
  • 1 king
  • 2 adults, 1 child (0-11)
For an extended stay or for extra space, choose one of our Suites featuring a separate living area.
  •  28 m²
  • 2 twin or 1 king
  • 2 adults, 2 children (0-11)
Enjoy two connected rooms, tailored to families who want to stay together.

Virtual tour

Use our virtual tour to explore and get a feel for the spaces of Radisson Blu Gautrain Hotel, Sandton Johannesburg.
Host events from our conveniently located hotel, directly across the street from the Sandton Gautrain Station and just 500 meters from the Sandton Convention Center. All of the seven meeting rooms and two boardrooms come with fast free Wi-Fi and the latest audiovisual technology, and our largest space can host up to 220 delegates. Trust our professional team to take care of every detail, ensuring your conference or special occasion is a resounding success.


Take a seat in our stylish restaurant, Central One Restaurant & Bar: a dining spot that has already proven to be a hit with local and international foodies. Indulge in our famous Super Breakfast spread or savor exciting cocktails shaken up by our professional mixologists. Throughout lunch and dinner, legendary flavor combinations with a South African twist take center stage in our menu of global fusion cuisine. Exclusively working with the freshest local ingredients, our chef and his team will delight you with some of the finest food in Sandton.

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.


5.98 mi / 9.62 km from the hotel
Soak up the buzzing café culture, street art, and hipster scene in Johannesburg's most youthful suburb, packed with cool shops, galleries, and theaters.
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The Bioscope

6.66 mi / 10.71 km from the hotel
Catch a movie at Johannesburg's only independent cinema—showing the best independent films from around the world. Great monthly events and live music.
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Orlando Power Station

13.02 mi / 20.95 km from the hotel
Rappel down the brightly painted cooling towers of this former coal-fired power station, now a base for extreme sports like bungee jumping and SCAD falling.
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Corner Of Rivonia Rd And West, Johannesburg 2196, 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

By public transport:

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.

Frequently Asked Questions

At Radisson Blu Gautrain Hotel, Sandton Johannesburg, check in is at 14:00 and check out is at 12:00.
Radisson Blu Gautrain Hotel, Sandton Johannesburg has 1 onsite meeting and conference room.
Rooms offered at Radisson Blu Gautrain Hotel, Sandton Johannesburg are Family Stay - 2 Connected Rooms - 1 king, Family Stay - 2 Connected Rooms - 2 twin, High Floor Superior Room - 1 king, High Floor Superior Room - 2 twin, Junior Suite, Standard Room - 1 king, Standard Room - 2 twin, Suite with Balcony - Sandton City View, Superior Room - Sandton City View
All Radisson hotels have cleanliness and sanitization measures in place to ensure the health, safety, and security of our guests. Learn more here: https://www.radissonhotels.com/en-us/social-responsibility/health-safety
Radisson Blu Gautrain Hotel, Sandton Johannesburg is located at Rivonia Rd & West St, Sandton, Johannesburg, 2196, South Africa.
Yes, free Wi-Fi is available at Radisson Blu Gautrain Hotel, Sandton Johannesburg.
Yes, there is air conditioning at Radisson Blu Gautrain Hotel, Sandton Johannesburg.
Yes, Radisson Blu Gautrain Hotel, Sandton Johannesburg is a smoke free hotel.
Yes, baggage storage is available at Radisson Blu Gautrain Hotel, Sandton Johannesburg.