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Houghton EstateJohannesburg


Popular places to visit in Houghton Estate

Montecasino
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Montecasino

4.5/5(16 reviews)

With shops, theaters and a bird park among the attractions, there’s fun for all the family during the day and night at this Tuscan-themed entertainment center. 

Gold Reef City
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Gold Reef City

4.5/5(10 reviews)

Thrilling roller coasters, a 19th-century gold mine, cultural shows and a petting zoo provide entertainment for all ages at this popular theme park.

Nelson Mandela Square
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Nelson Mandela Square

4.5/5(34 reviews)

Indulge in some retail therapy, dine in an open-air piazza and browse the stalls of an antique fair at this commercial and entertainment center.  

Apartheid Museum
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Apartheid Museum

4.5/5(22 reviews)

Reflect on the impact and legacy of apartheid and learn about the contribution of Nelson Mandela and others to South Africa's new constitution.

Lion Park
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Lion Park

4.5/5(10 reviews)

Experience the adventure of getting up close with Africa’s world-famous wildlife. Observe a pride of lions, walk with cheetahs and feed a giraffe.

Walter Sisulu National Botanical Garden
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Walter Sisulu National Botanical Garden

5/5(7 reviews)

Landscaped lawns set against a waterfall backdrop, colorful wildlife and cultural events make this one of Johannesburg’s  favorite public parks.

Top things to do in Houghton Estate

Full-Day Cradle of Humankind Tour
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Full-Day Cradle of Humankind Tour

£121
Per adult
100% of travellers recommend
Sun City Resort Tour
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Sun City Resort Tour

£206
Per adult
Pretoria, Soweto & Apartheid Museum Day Tour
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Pretoria, Soweto & Apartheid Museum Day Tour

£110
Per adult
100% of travellers recommend
Half-Day Lion & Safari Park Tour
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Half-Day Lion & Safari Park Tour

£110
Per adult
100% of travellers recommend
Soweto Township Tour with Mandela Museum
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Soweto Township Tour with Mandela Museum

£44
Per adult
88% of travellers recommend
Pilansburg Full Day Tour
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Pilansburg Full Day Tour

£101
Per adult

Top hotels in Houghton Estate

Estimated price for 1 night / 2 adults
The Residence Boutique Hotel
The Residence Boutique Hotel
5 out of 5
17th 4th Avenue, Houghton, Johannesburg, Gauteng
The price is £220 per night from 20 Sep to 21 Sep

Located in Greater Johannesburg Metropolitan Area, this luxury hotel is within 2 miles (3 km) of South African Museum of Military History, Victory Theater and ...

4.9/5Exceptional! (239 reviews)
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
10 2nd Avenue Houghton Estate
10 2nd Avenue Houghton Estate
5 out of 5
10, 2nd Avenue, Houghton Estate, Johannesburg, Gauteng
The price is £129 per night from 25 Sep to 26 Sep

Located in Greater Johannesburg Metropolitan Area, this luxury hotel is within 2 mi (3 km) of South African Museum of Military History, Adler Museum of Medicine ...

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
Foxwood House
Foxwood House
3.5 out of 5
No. 13 Fifth Street, Houghton, Johannesburg, Gauteng

Located in Greater Johannesburg Metropolitan Area, this hotel is within 2 miles (3 km) of South African Museum of Military History, Johannesburg Zoo and Rosebank ...

4.6/5Wonderful! (25 reviews)
Wonderful place!

"The staff was very kind and accommodating. They went above and beyond in their helpfulness. The setting is beautiful and the rooms are very nice. There's a shopping mall within about a 5 minute walk. Dinner and breakfast were both very tasty. Highly recommend."…"

Reviewed on 30 Mar 2020

Foxwood House
The Houghton Hotel, Spa, Wellness & Golf
The Houghton Hotel, Spa, Wellness & Golf
5 out of 5
Lloys Ellis Ave, Johannesburg, Gauteng
The price is £88 per night from 27 Sep to 28 Sep

Located in Greater Johannesburg Metropolitan Area, this luxury hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Victory Theater and Houghton Golf Club. Satyagraha House and ...

4.8/5Exceptional! (31 reviews)
Beautiful

"It was a great stay and we went for a walk on the beautiful golf course. Sundowners at the clubhouse is a must"…"

Reviewed on 29 Mar 2020

The Houghton Hotel, Spa, Wellness & Golf
Villa Simonne
Villa Simonne
4 out of 5
16 West Street, Lower Houghton, Johannesburg, Gauteng
The price is £79 per night from 25 Sep to 26 Sep

Located in Greater Johannesburg Metropolitan Area, this golf guesthouse is 1 mi (1.7 km) from South African Museum of Military History, and within 3 mi (5 km) ...

4.4/5Excellent! (42 reviews)
Great 1 night stay.

"Great breakfast and great Location"…"

Reviewed on 14 Nov 2019

Villa Simonne
Central Lodge Hotels
Central Lodge Hotels
3 out of 5
1 Saint Peter Road, Johannesburg, Gauteng
The price is £14 per night from 20 Sep to 21 Sep

Located in Greater Johannesburg Metropolitan Area, this hotel is 0.9 mi (1.5 km) from Victory Theater and 3.1 mi (5 km) from Carlton Centre. Houghton Golf Club ...

3.1/5 (21 reviews)

"No toilet seat. Customers noisy in the passage .ALL NIGHT LONG . Toilet stinks."…"

Reviewed on 27 Sep 2019

Central Lodge Hotels

Other areas in Johannesburg

Downtown Johannesburg, Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa

Downtown Johannesburg

4/5Very Good!(2 area reviews)

Well liked for its museums and architecture, Downtown Johannesburg is worth a visit. Check out the variety of things to see and do like Carlton Centre and Ellis Park Stadium, and jump on the metro at Ellis Park Station to get around the city.

Downtown Johannesburg
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Greater Johannesburg Metropolitan Area

4/5Very Good!(75 area reviews)

While you're in Greater Johannesburg Metropolitan Area, take in top sights like Gold Reef City and jump on the metro at Ellis Park Station to see more of the city.

Greater Johannesburg Metropolitan Area
O.R. Tambo, Kempton Park, Gauteng, South Africa
Chasing Sunsets on trover

O.R. Tambo

4/5Very Good!(35 area reviews)

If you're spending some time in O.R. Tambo, Emperors Palace Casino and International Terminal Duty Free Mall are top sights worth seeing.

O.R. Tambo
Muckleneuk, Pretoria, Gauteng, South Africa
Eva Johnson on trover

Muckleneuk

3/5(1 area review)

You'll appreciate the restaurants during your time in Muckleneuk and you might want to plan a stop by Loftus Versfeld Stadium and Union Buildings while you're in the area.

Muckleneuk
Pretoria Central Business District, Pretoria, Gauteng, South Africa

Pretoria Central Business District

Pretoria Central Business District is noteworthy for its bars, and you can make a stop at top attractions like Church Square and Palace of Justice.

Pretoria Central Business District



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