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Nelson Mandela Square

Fl 1st Medical Mews | Cnr Rivonia Road and 5th Street, Sandton 2196, South Africa
+27 11 217 6000
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Fl 1st Medical Mews | Cnr Rivonia Road and 5th Street, Sandton 2196, South Africa
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+27 11 217 6000
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"huge statue"
in 35 reviews
"butcher shop"
in 32 reviews
"surrounded by restaurants"
in 32 reviews
"hard rock cafe"
in 31 reviews
"shopping mall"
in 83 reviews
"great man"
in 44 reviews
"nelson mandela"
in 94 reviews
"sandton city"
in 70 reviews
"lots of shops"
in 28 reviews
"larger than life"
in 19 reviews
"great shopping"
in 25 reviews
"safe place"
in 19 reviews
"nice mall"
in 16 reviews
"gautrain station"
in 18 reviews
"great place to visit"
in 21 reviews
"take pictures"
in 16 reviews
"worth a visit"
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This place has good stuff only - restaurants, Wooly's and my most favourite coffee shop with giant muffins, guess which one. If you don't like huge shopping malls, this place is for you.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

I have been here several times on business trips. The square is important due to its name and all tourists take pictures of the big statue of Mandela. There is an access to the main shopping mall but what I preferred is a couple of...More

Thank MorrisMB
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A good shopping center with lots of restaurants nearby. I tried for Bukhara, an Indian Restaurant inside the Mall. The food was amazing though very less vegetarian options.

Thank Bikash K
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

There is a statue of Nelson Mandela and few restaurants. Few shops, I expect to see more in a place referred to as down town

Thank Romeo C
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Reviewed 1 week ago

In the central point of a mall, it is a pleasant square to visit with many restaurants. It is above all a safe place to walk, in the evening, without risk. In the evening there are many people, and it is nice to walk among...More

Thank tsantagada
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

In Sandton or in Johannesburg, Mandela square is a great place to visit for a souvenir picture was Mandela 😀 but also for shopping. There is a an interesting variety of products to buy before leaving Johannesburg. I did not have chance to try nice...More

Thank Cheikh D
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Easy options for food with grills, tapas, Italian and greekoptions available. Heaps of shopping a well. Found reasonable gift store as well called Jacana

Thank GarryTanner67
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Yes, there is a large statue of Mandella. I suppose it is a decent statue, but nothing to go out of your way to see. This is basically a moderate sized open square adjoining a modern shopping mall. If you are at the mall, walk...More

Thank MindStorm00
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Awesome walkers around the square, super safe, super cozy, happy people and don't forget to click loads of photos.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nelson Mandela Square is a huge, lovely shopping mall with about 100 or more shops of all sorts. It appears to be upscale. Connected by many passageways to other malls which gives . the shopper many alternatives. Particularly special to be there on the 100th...More

Thank paul3776
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pebbles2_13
February 11, 2018|
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Response from Stephen N | Reviewed this property |
Approx taxi fare around ZAR 200 one way, other option catch a cab from your accommodation.
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Ramjatton S
October 12, 2016|
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Response from HARDBATTLE | Reviewed this property |
bus city tours will take you to the best attractions in town.. safe....informative and fun
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