The Capital Empire

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Outdoor pool, pool umbrellas, pool loungers
Outdoor pool, pool umbrellas, pool loungers
Outdoor pool, pool umbrellas, pool loungers
Premium bedding, in-room safe, individually furnished, desk

Overview of The Capital Empire

The Capital Empire

4.0 star property

4.1/5 Very good

Guests rated this property 4.4/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
  • Air conditioning
  • Spa
  • Restaurant

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Hand sanitiser provided
  • Personal protective equipment
  • Social distancing
Map
177 Empire Place, cnr Rivonia Road, Sandton, Gauteng, 2196

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationSandton City Mall7 min walk
  • Popular LocationSandton Convention Centre14 min walk
  • Popular LocationNelson Mandela Square15 min walk
  • AirportJohannesburg (JNB-O.R. Tambo Intl.)33 min drive

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About this area

Sandton

The Capital Empire is located in Greater Johannesburg Metropolitan Area, a neighbourhood in Sandton, and is in a shopping district and near a train station. Houghton Golf Club and SAB World of Beer are worth checking out if an activity is on the agenda, while those wishing to experience the area's natural beauty can explore Zoo Lake Park and Delta Park. Montecasino and Johannesburg Zoo are also worth visiting.

What's nearby

  • Sandton City Mall - 7 min walk
  • Sandton Convention Centre - 14 min walk
  • Nelson Mandela Square - 15 min walk
  • Johannesburg Stock Exchange - 2 min drive
  • Morningside Mediclinic - 3 min drive

Getting around

  • Johannesburg Sandton Station - 10 min walk
  • Rosebank Station - 10 min drive
  • Johannesburg (JNB-O.R. Tambo Intl.) - 33 min drive

Restaurants

  • Bigmouth - 10 min walk
  • Trumps Grillhouse & butchery - 10 min walk
  • The Royal India - 14 min walk
  • Raj - 15 min walk
  • Knead - 15 min walk

About this property

The Capital Empire

4-star Sandton hotel in Greater Johannesburg Metropolitan Area, walk to Sandton City Mall
An outdoor pool, a restaurant and a fitness centre are available at this hotel. Free WiFi in public areas is provided, as well as free self parking, a free area shuttle and a free shopping centre shuttle. Additionally, a bar/lounge, a 24-hour business centre and a conference centre are on-site.
The Capital Empire offers 130 air-conditioned accommodations with laptop-compatible safes and coffee/tea makers. Each accommodation is individually furnished. Beds feature premium bedding. LCD televisions come with premium satellite channels. Bathrooms include complimentary toiletries and hairdryers.

This Sandton hotel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks, desk chairs and telephones. Housekeeping is offered on a daily basis and an iron/ironing board can be requested.

Recreational amenities at the hotel include an outdoor pool and a fitness centre.
Guests can pamper themselves by indulging in the on-site spa services. Services include facials and manicures and pedicures.

Languages spoken

Afrikaans, English

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter

Social distancing

Contactless check-out
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Temperature checks available for guests
Hand sanitiser provided
Individually wrapped food options available through room service
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • Free covered self-parking on site
  • 24-hour return airport shuttle (surcharge)
  • Airport shuttle on request
  • Free local area shuttle up to 5 kilometers
  • Free return train station shuttle
  • Free shopping centre shuttle

Food and drink

  • Buffet breakfast available for a fee daily 6:00 AM–10:00 AM: ZAR 220 per person
  • 1 restaurant
  • 1 bar
  • 24-hour room service
  • Coffee/tea in a common area

Restaurants on site

  • The Veranda

Things to do

  • Fitness centre
  • Outdoor pool
  • Spa services

Family friendly

  • Babysitting (surcharge)
  • Free area shuttle
  • Free cots/infant beds
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)
  • Laundry facilities
  • Outdoor pool
  • Soundproofed rooms

Conveniences

  • ATM/banking services
  • Lift

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry-cleaning service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Porter
  • Tour/ticket assistance

Business services

  • 24-hour business centre
  • Conference centre
  • Meeting rooms

Outdoors

  • Garden
  • Pool sunloungers
  • Pool umbrellas
  • Terrace

Spa

  • Facials
  • Manicures and pedicures
  • Massages

More

  • Designated smoking areas (fines apply)
  • TV in lobby

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning
  • Bed sheets
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Free cots/infant beds
  • Heating
  • Premium bedding

Bathroom

  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Towels
  • Toothbrush and toothpaste (on request)

Entertainment

  • LCD TV
  • Premium channels
  • Satellite channels

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker

More

  • Connecting rooms available
  • Desk
  • Desk chair
  • Electrical adapters/chargers
  • Individually furnished
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
  • Laptop-compatible safe
  • Laptop-friendly workspace
  • Phone
  • Soundproofing

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Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 2 PM - midnight
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 10 AM

Special check-in instructions

This property offers transfers from the train station (surcharges may apply); guests must contact the property with arrival details before travel, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Renovations and closures

The following facilities or services will be unavailable from July 1 2021 to September 1 2022 (dates subject to change):
  • Shuttle services

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets not allowed (service animals are welcome, and are exempt from fees)

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are available for ZAR 500.0 per day.
Free cots (infant beds)

Payment types at the property

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Fee for buffet breakfast: ZAR 220 per person (approximately)
  • Airport shuttle fee: ZAR 600 per vehicle (one-way)
  • Rollaway bed fee: ZAR 500.0 per day

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
This property accepts credit cards, debit cards and cash

We should mention

Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms
The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation

Property is also known as

Empire Executive Apartments & Hotel
Empire Executive Apartments & Hotel Johannesburg
Empire Executive Johannesburg
Capital Empire Hotel Johannesburg
Capital Empire Hotel
Capital Empire Johannesburg
Capital Empire Hotel Sandton
Capital Empire Sandton
Capital Empire
The Capital Empire Sandton Greater Johannesburg
Empire Executive Apartments Hotel
The Capital Empire Hotel
The Capital Empire Sandton
The Capital Empire Hotel Sandton

Overall score and ratings

4.1

Very good

Rating 5 - Excellent. 73 out of 186 reviews
5 - Excellent 39%
Rating 4 - Good. 79 out of 186 reviews
4 - Good 42%
Rating 3 - Okay. 22 out of 186 reviews
3 - Okay 12%
Rating 2 - Poor. 7 out of 186 reviews
2 - Poor 4%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 5 out of 186 reviews
1 - Terrible 3%

4.4/5

Cleanliness

4.0/5

Staff & service

4.2/5

Amenities

4.3/5

Property conditions & facilities

3.7/5

Eco-friendliness

3/5 Okay

Disliked: Cleanliness, room comfort
Take forever to clean the rooms
Stayed 3 nights in Jan 2022

5/5 Excellent

Business traveller
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 1 night in Jan 2022

5/5 Excellent

Business traveller, Travelled with group
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
*
Stayed 1 night in Jan 2022

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
The view from window
Stayed 5 nights in Jan 2022

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family and small children
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Great and very neat property
Stayed 2 nights in Jan 2022