Situated near Nelson Mandela Square in central Johannesburg in South Africa, Radisson Blu Sandton hotel is an inviting sanctuary in this buzzing city of contrasts and culture-clash. Close by are elegant theatres, top-class restaurants and lively markets, or you can opt for a thought-provoking tour of the nearby townships that have been the scene of so much unrest in South Africa.
The spa at Radisson Blu Sandton includes a gym, swimming pool and treatment rooms offering relaxing massages and beauty services.
Decorated in warm neutral tones with contemporary furnishings and fittings, the high-spec rooms at Radisson Blu Sandton have great city views, comfortable beds and free wifi. The suites have separate living rooms, while the Luxury Suite also has a dining area. For a truly indulgent stay, the 12 penthouses boast wine cellars, modern kitchens and private balconies.
Nearby Sandton City Shopping Mall in Nelson Mandela Square – so called because of the impressive six-metre statue of the great man – is a shopper’s paradise, with everything from designer labels to African crafts. The Apartheid Museum offers an essential insight into the country’s history, while at the hotel you can take a dip in the outdoor pool before sunbathing on the terrace.
Radisson Blu Sandton has two vibrant restaurants: Vivace serves a sumptuous breakfast buffet and is open for lunch and dinner, offering delicious Italian-inspired dishes; and Café Zing! serves nutritious salads, sandwiches and smoothies adjacent to the hotel gym, making it ideal for a post-workout pick-me-up.
Cnr Rivonia and Daisy StreetSandtonJohannesburgSouth Africa