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Sandton

Come to trendy Sandton and enjoy its cafes, safaris and entertainment.

Explore the trendy city of Sandton—gourmet restaurants, shopping and popular sights from Montecasino to Nelson Mandela Square.

Where to stay in Sandton

Johannesburg as well as a large group of people

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
Sandown, Sandton, Gauteng, South Africa

Sandown

If you're spending some time in Sandown, Nelson Mandela Square and Johannesburg Stock Exchange are top sights worth seeing.

Sandown

Top hotels in Sandton

Estimated price for 1 night / 2 adults
Radisson Blu Gautrain Hotel
Radisson Blu Gautrain Hotel
4 out of 5
Corner Rivonia Rd. And West St., Benmore, Sandton, Gauteng
The price is £74 per night

This family-friendly Sandton hotel is located in the entertainment district, within a 10-minute walk of Nelson Mandela Square, Sandton Convention Centre and ...

4.4/5Excellent! (994 reviews)

"Early and late check in. Excellent and friendly services from staff and a superb location opposite the train station and 4 minute walk to Nelson Mandela square. Excellent."…"

Reviewed on 17 Mar 2020

Radisson Blu Gautrain Hotel
The Maslow Hotel, Sandton
The Maslow Hotel, Sandton
4 out of 5
Corner Grayston Drive and Rivonia Road, Sandton, Gauteng
The price is £72 per night

Located in Greater Johannesburg Metropolitan Area, this spa hotel is within a 15-minute walk of Johannesburg Stock Exchange, Sandton Convention Centre and Nelson ...

4.4/5Wonderful! (397 reviews)

"Good pol,. great shuttle bus to the Mandela Mall every 30 minutes. Very good breakfast"…"

Reviewed on 28 Feb 2020

The Maslow Hotel, Sandton
Enigma Hotel Apartments
Enigma Hotel Apartments
3.5 out of 5
7 Middle Road, Sandton, Gauteng
The price is £24 per night

Located in Greater Johannesburg Metropolitan Area, this apartment building is 0.8 mi (1.3 km) from Morningside Mediclinic and within 3 miles (5 km) of Sandton ...

3.8/5Good! (71 reviews)

"Everything was very good,I will recommend it anytime and any day"…"

Reviewed on 14 Mar 2020

Enigma Hotel Apartments

Popular places to visit in Sandton

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. 

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.  

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.

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 Sandton

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

£121
Per adult
100% of travellers recommend
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
Pilanesberg Safari and Suncity - Full Day Tour
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Pilanesberg Safari and Suncity - Full Day Tour

£215
Per adult
100% of travellers recommend
Kruger National Park 2 Days 1 Night Magical Safari
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Kruger National Park 2 Days 1 Night Magical Safari

£411
Per adult
Half Day Cradle of Humankind, Maropeng and Sterkfontein Caves Tour
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Half Day Cradle of Humankind, Maropeng and Sterkfontein Caves Tour

£87
Per adult

Reviews of Sandton

4.3

Top Destination

5 - Excellent
17
5 - Excellent 43.58974358974359%
4 - Good
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4 - Good 41.02564102564103%
3 - Okay
5
3 - Okay 12.820512820512821%
2 - Disappointing
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2 - Disappointing 2.5641025641025643%
1 - Terrible
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1 - Terrible 0%

5/5 - Excellent

Verified traveller

13 Dec 2019

Very safe area where we stayed and very clean Really easy to move around

2/5 - Disappointing

Verified traveller

2 Dec 2019

overpriced and overheated, totally void of characte and a magnet for pick pockets and petty thieves.

4/5 - Good

Verified traveller

25 Jun 2019

It was a good experience of stay there

5/5 - Excellent

Verified traveller

3 May 2019

The Mall has a great 'buzz' and the variety of shops and places to eat is extensive.

3/5 - Okay

Verified traveller

26 Apr 2019

There seems to a systemic robbing of people by the cab drivers ie I was charged 3 different prices for the same journey From Charles street to hotel the driver asked for 50 rands From the hotel to Charles street one über driver charged me 34 ra

3/5 - Okay

Verified traveller

8 Apr 2019

Didn’t leave hotel complex!

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