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The Residence Boutique Hotel
Great for couples
5 out of 5
17th 4th Avenue, Houghton, Johannesburg, Gauteng
The price is £157 per night from 26 Jan to 27 Jan
4.9/5Exceptional! (239 reviews)
Couples like: full-service spa, couples spa treatments, bar, hot tub
Outstanding!

"We have stayed before and we will be back again. Always good food and exceptional service! We also hosted a dinner for 10 with our friends and again everything was outstanding!!"…"

Reviewed on 16 Mar 2020

The Residence Boutique Hotel
AtholPlace Hotel & Villa
5 out of 5
90 Pretoria Avenue, Atholl, Sandton, Gauteng
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4.9/5Exceptional! (41 reviews)

"The most quiet and calm and small hotel With pool and gym In safe area in Atholl Joburg"…"

Reviewed on 24 Feb 2020

AtholPlace Hotel & Villa
Monarch Hotel
Great for couples
5 out of 5
167 Oxford Road, Rosebank, Johannesburg, Gauteng
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4.8/5Exceptional! (205 reviews)
Couples like: full-service spa, bar, fireplace
Travellers say...

"What a Gem hidden in the heart of Johannesburg!"…"

Reviewed on 17 Oct 2019

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Aloe Lane Guest Lodge
Great for couples
4 out of 5
126 Duncan Rd, Glenferness A.H, Midrand, Gauteng
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4.8/5Exceptional! (10 reviews)
Couples like: on-site spa services, couples spa treatments, restaurant with garden view
Impeccable from check in to check out

"Impeccable service - very comfortable - quiet and secure - easy access to Bryanston / Kyalami. Simply my favourite place where to stay when in Jo'Burg. A hidden gem that I recommend strongly."…"

Reviewed on 3 Feb 2019

Aloe Lane Guest Lodge
Four Seasons Hotel The Westcliff, Johannesburg
Great for couples
5 out of 5
67 Jan Smuts Avenue, Randburg, Gauteng
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £197 per night from 29 Jan to 30 Jan
4.7/5Exceptional! (258 reviews)
Couples like: full-service spa, couples spa treatments, restaurant with garden view, couples dining
Travellers say...

"The services and amenities are excellent. It site on a beautiful hill site of Johannesburg, next to the Zoo. The location is not very convenient, 30 to 40 minutes ride to the airport. There is no public transportation."…"

Reviewed on 12 Feb 2020

Four Seasons Hotel The Westcliff, Johannesburg
African Pride Melrose Arch Hotel, Autograph Collection
Great for couples
5 out of 5
1 Melrose Square, Melrose Arch, Johannesburg, Gauteng
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4.6/5Exceptional! (279 reviews)
Couples like: full-service spa, couples spa treatments, al fresco dining, hot tub
Style in midst of Covid

"If it was not for this Covid-19 junk, we might have had a better experience. For this, we will have to go back. The menus were really small, the service limited and I cannot blame the hotel for that."…"

Reviewed on 18 Aug 2020

African Pride Melrose Arch Hotel, Autograph Collection
10 2nd Avenue Houghton Estate
5 out of 5
10, 2nd Avenue, Houghton Estate, Johannesburg, Gauteng
The price is £151 per night from 30 Jan to 31 Jan
4.6/5Wonderful! (30 reviews)
Good hotel but...

"We had a mixed experience. We booked a transfer from the airport to the hotel. Johannesburg is not the safest city and the driver lost his parking ticket and left us alone in the car park for over 30 minutes while he sorted this out. It would have been much quicker and safer to take a taxi. After ..."…"

Reviewed on 2 Oct 2018

10 2nd Avenue Houghton Estate
Sandton Sun
Great for couples
5 out of 5
Cnr Fifth & Alice Streets, Sandton, Gauteng
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £99 per night from 1 Feb to 2 Feb
4.5/5Wonderful! (248 reviews)
Couples like: full-service spa, couples spa treatments, bar
Travellers say...

"The sand deck restaurant because i could sit outside. The outdoor pool. The variety of food. The service, staff was very kind and helpful. Connection to the mall was very convenient. The tub in the room."…"

Reviewed on 27 Dec 2020

Sandton Sun
Davinci Hotel And Suites On Nelson Mandela Square
Great for couples
5 out of 5
2 Maude Street, Corner of 5th Street, Sandton, Gauteng
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £96 per night from 29 Jan to 30 Jan
4.5/5Wonderful! (436 reviews)
Couples like: full-service spa, couples spa treatments, al fresco dining, couples dining
Travellers say...

"Friendly staff and superb service. The hotel is very clean"…"

Reviewed on 15 Dec 2020

Davinci Hotel And Suites On Nelson Mandela Square
Thaba Eco Hotel
Great for couples
4 out of 5
Impala Road, Klipriviersberg Nature Reserve, Johannesburg South, Gauteng
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £65 per night from 7 Feb to 8 Feb
4.5/5Wonderful! (100 reviews)
Couples like: full-service spa, couples spa treatments, restaurant with garden view
Hotels.com booking discount

"I think we must all be treated the same, I didn't like the way Xolani did when I checked in especially that I booked with my discount after the 10th stay and I really felt like I was given a room that was different and the porter was even surprised that I was given that room (325). I liked the hotel ..."…"

Reviewed on 25 Aug 2019

Thaba Eco Hotel
African Pride Irene Country Lodge, Autograph Collection
Great for couples
4 out of 5
Nellmapius Drive, Irene, Centurion, Gauteng
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £76 per night from 29 Jan to 30 Jan
4.4/5Wonderful! (97 reviews)
Couples like: full-service spa, couples spa treatments, restaurant with garden view, hot tub
Amazing Experience, wonderful memories.

"A wonderful stay. This after lockdown and things started opening up. Had the perfect room where the kids could play infront of our unit. Complimentary massages, kids movie night and welcome drinks."…"

Reviewed on 16 Aug 2020

African Pride Irene Country Lodge, Autograph Collection
Casa Flora Guesthouse
Great for couples
4 out of 5
12A Castle Pine Street, Silver Lakes, Pretoria, Gauteng
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The price is £63 per night from 26 Jan to 27 Jan
4.4/5Excellent! (5 reviews)
Couples like: full-service spa, couples spa treatments
Not so good

"The Guesthouse is situated in ń security complex with very rude security staff. Very difficult to get in and out. It took us every time +- 20 min to get in and out the complex with Drivers license. The Guesthouse call us at 15:00 to ask us when we would check-in. After check-in 16:00 till next morning ..."…"

Reviewed on 17 Sep 2018

Casa Flora Guesthouse
Forum Homini Boutique Hotel
Great for couples
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4.4/5Excellent! (40 reviews)
Couples like: adults-only property, on-site spa services, bar, fireplace
Amazing stay

"The hotel is amazing, attention to detail and amazing service. Very romantic couples getaway, our room felt completely secluded."…"

Reviewed on 26 Nov 2019

Forum Homini Boutique Hotel
Crystal Rose Lodge
Great for couples
3 out of 5
85 Michael Rd, Oaktree, Madeteleli, Gauteng
The price is £56 per night from 27 Jan to 28 Jan
4.3/5Excellent! (10 reviews)
Couples like: on-site spa services, couples spa treatments, bar, romance packages available
Travellers say...

"Very very nice place to stay, food was not up to the standard of the overall place but even though, I dont think we ever stayed st a place where we felt so welcome and where the staff are so friendly and supportive, I will definitely support them again"…"

Reviewed on 7 Mar 2020

Crystal Rose Lodge
Kievits Kroon Country Estate
Great for couples
4 out of 5
Plot 41, Reier Rd, Kamelldrift East, Pretoria, Gauteng
The price is £113 per night from 27 Jan to 28 Jan
4.3/5Excellent! (56 reviews)
Couples like: adults-only property, full-service spa, couples spa treatments, al fresco dining
Travellers say...

"Magnificent Gardens, beautiful property, friendly reception, comfortable room, and though our booking was botched on check in, the receptionist on duty handled it very professionally and efficiently and upgraded our stay which we appreciated. Restaurant (waiter service) in the a la carte restaurant ..."…"

Reviewed on 13 Mar 2020

Kievits Kroon Country Estate
Southern Sun Rosebank
Great for couples
4 out of 5
13 Tyrwhitt Avenue, Rosebank, Johannesburg, Gauteng
Free cancellation
The price is £66 per night from 1 Feb to 2 Feb
4.2/5Very Good! (279 reviews)
Couples like: full-service spa, couples spa treatments, bar
Very good

"Excellent and safe area especially they provide a free shuttle to the Rosebank mall"…"

Reviewed on 23 Feb 2020

Southern Sun Rosebank
Mount Grace Hotel & Spa
Great for couples
Old Rustenburg Road, Magaliesberg, Gauteng
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £118 per night from 26 Jan to 27 Jan
4.1/5Very Good! (156 reviews)
Couples like: full-service spa, couples spa treatments, al fresco dining, hot tub
Relaxing stay

"Had a great stay at the hotel. Highlights were the very relaxing massage in the spa and the picnic in the sun beside the water feature. Our room was very spacious and clean. Food at the Twist restaurant was ok, but the amount of choice and quality could definitely be improved. Also, the service is ..."…"

Reviewed on 21 Sep 2020

Mount Grace Hotel & Spa
Lombardy Boutique Hotel & Conference Centre
Great for couples
5 out of 5
c/o Cole Street & Graham Road, Shere, Pretoria, Gauteng
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3.9/5Very Good! (47 reviews)
Couples like: full-service spa, couples spa treatments, restaurant with garden view, hot tub
Stay was disappointing

"I don’t think the place is worth what they charge. The reception was not welcoming. Rooms not really serviced well. No soaps/creams. The halls where dirty and gardens not maintained. Just over all disappointing. They need friendly inviting staff that make you feel welcome too."…"

Reviewed on 18 Nov 2019

Lombardy Boutique Hotel & Conference Centre
Valverde Country Hotel
Great for couples
3 out of 5
Plot 5 Lammemoor, Lanseria, Gauteng
The price is £36 per night from 26 Jan to 27 Jan
3.6/5Good! (14 reviews)
Couples like: on-site spa services, bar
Travellers say...

"The plumbing needs definite attention. You either cooked or froze, no in between. The hair dryer cord was looped though 2 holes in the closet, making it impossible to use and no mirror was anywhere near the dryer and plugs in the room."…"

Reviewed on 2 Sep 2019

Valverde Country Hotel
Acacia House Executive Suite
3 out of 5
74 Sunnyway, Kelvin, Sandton, Gauteng
The price is £55 per night from 29 Jan to 30 Jan
3/5 (2 reviews)

"Extra charges. Pots taken away when I wanted to use them. "Micro management..."…"

Reviewed on 6 Aug 2019

Acacia House Executive Suite
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Romantic Hotels and Accommodation in Johannesburg

If you and your partner need some romantic time away, we've got just the ticket. Couples enjoy Johannesburg for its shopping, museums and attending sporting events. If you're a pair that loves cultural attractions, you might check out Lesedi Cultural Village, Turbine Hall or Market Theatre.

If you and your sweetheart are looking forward to a relaxing time away or you'd like to be pampered with luxurious amenities and fine dining, you can choose from 77 hotels and other accommodation options in Johannesburg for the ideal romantic holiday.

Guests love these lodging options for their romantic atmosphere:

The Residence Boutique Hotel: This 5-star hotel offers couples treatment rooms, a spa tub and 3 outdoor pools. Our guests appreciate its comfortable rooms and breakfast.

Monarch Hotel: 5-star hotel featuring massages, a restaurant and a bar. Customers give positive reviews for its spacious rooms.

Bamboo Cottage: With a stay at this 3.5-star apartment, you'll have access to free WiFi, free parking and a fireplace in the lobby.

Forum Homini Boutique Hotel: This 5-star hotel offers massages, an outdoor pool and a restaurant.

African Pride Melrose Arch Hotel, Autograph Collection: 5-star hotel featuring a poolside bar, an outdoor pool and a restaurant. Customers give positive reviews for its spacious rooms.

When is the Best Time to Visit Johannesburg?

Weather can be a major factor for your holiday, so we've pulled together seasonal rainfall and temperature stats to help you plan your holiday:

  • Hottest months: January, February, December and November, with an average temperature of 26°F
  • Coldest months: June, July, May and August, with an average temperature of -1°F
  • Driest months: July, September, June and August, with an average rainfall of 0.25 inches
  • Rainiest months: February, March, October and November, with an average rainfall of 3.50 inches

Sightseeing in and around Johannesburg

There's nothing better than seeing a new destination with your sweetheart, so consider checking out all there is to see and do in Johannesburg. If you're hoping to see some of the area's cultural attractions, you'll enjoy Johannesburg for its shopping, museums and theatre scene. A visit to Gold Reef City, Museum Africa or Johannesburg Zoo might be just the ticket when you're checking out the sights.

Expedia travellers also enjoy Johannesburg for its:
  • Safari tours
  • Football
  • Cultural attractions
  • Entertainment

Getting around Johannesburg

The closest major airport is in Johannesburg (JNB-O.R. Tambo Intl.), located 12.8 mi (20.6 km) from the city centre. Metro stations nearby include Ellis Park Station and Rhodesfield Station. To see more of the surrounding area, hop aboard a train at Johannesburg Park Station or Johannesburg Sandton Station.

Frequently asked questions

Searching for romantic hotels in Johannesburg?
Are you looking for a romantic getaway? Couples choose Johannesburg for its cultural attractions and theatre scene. If you want to spend some time strolling through captivating scenery with your love, you might make a visit to Walter Sisulu National Botanical Garden, Krugersdorp Game Reserve or Lion & Rhino Nature Reserve. If you and your sweetheart are looking forward to a relaxing time away or you’re hoping to stay near top romantic sights, you can take your pick of 69 hotels and other accommodation options in Johannesburg for the perfect romantic getaway.
What's the best hotel for a romantic holiday to Johannesburg?
Forum Homini Boutique Hotel is a favourite 5-star hotel for couples, and features in-room massages and an outdoor pool. Other good choices for a romantic stay include Sandton Sun and Four Seasons Hotel The Westcliff, Johannesburg.
How many romantic hotels will we find in Johannesburg?
Expedia has 69 romantic Johannesburg hotels for you to get cosy in.
When is the best time of year for a romantic getaway to Johannesburg?
If you’re hoping to get lost in the rain on your romantic getaway, take a look at these details about year-round temperatures in Johannesburg: The hottest months are usually January and February, with an average temperature of 19°C, while the coldest months are June and July, with an average of 10°C. Average annual precipitation for Johannesburg is 626 inches.
What is there to do in Johannesburg?
There’s nothing better than experiencing a new place with your sweetheart, so consider checking out all there is to see and do in Johannesburg. Couples looking for a little of everything will enjoy Johannesburg for its shopping, museums and cafes. You might think about stopping by Gold Reef City, Montecasino or Carlton Centre while you’re seeing the sights.
What’s the best way to get to Johannesburg and around town during my romantic getaway?
These transportation options in Johannesburg might help your romantic getaway go off without a hitch: Book a flight to Johannesburg (JNB-O.R. Tambo Intl.), which is the closest major airport, located 12.8 mi (20.6 km) away. You can access metro transport at Ellis Park Station, Rosebank Station and Rhodesfield Station.

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