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Mamaroneck, New York
Reviewed 3 December 2016

Our room was gorgeous - huge, beautifully furnished, with every possible amenity and a bathroom that was equally divine. A very private patio looked out on a lovely garden, where the only sounds were the songs of the birds. The employees were gracious and extremely friendly, and the concierge was super-helpful in planning out our visit.

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GeorgeCohen, General Manager at Saxon Hotel, Villas and Spa, responded to this review

Dear Andrea P, Thank you for taking the time to review your experience at the Saxon. We are delighted to hear you enjoyed it and look forward to welcoming you back soon! Best regards, George Cohen

Zurich, Switzerland
Reviewed 28 November 2016

This was my first stay at the Saxon Villa Hotel and probably by the standards of the hotel it was a far from perfect time to visit as the main reception area and most of the corridors were undergoing renovation. The hotel is a curious design of modern, concrete and metal pillars on the outside, but inside much more relaxed...

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GeorgeCohen, General Manager at Saxon Hotel, Villas and Spa, responded to this review

Dear dayjj21, Thank you for taking the time to review your experience at the Saxon, and your understanding regarding the renovations. We are delighted to hear you enjoyed it and look forward to welcoming you back soon! Best regards, George Cohen

Ipswich, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 November 2016

This is a must for any foodie and luxury traveller . We had spa treatments which were the best i have ever experienced. The bedroom was like a London flat !! As for the service it was mazing ... But the highlight was the evening meal . We had 7 course wine pairing meal in the restaurant with views of...

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GeorgeCohen, General Manager at Saxon Hotel, Villas and Spa, responded to this review

Dear Tinkerbell070, Thank you for taking the time to review your experience at the Saxon. We are delighted to hear you enjoyed it and look forward to welcoming you back soon! Best regards, George Cohen

Stockholm, Sweden
Reviewed 21 November 2016

Let the hotel pick you up at the airport to get a feeling of what to come. The transfer is 950 rand per way and you have the smoothest way from you leave the aircraft until you pass the queue thru passport control. It takes about 30-40 minutes to get to Saxon from the airport. We stayed in a Luxury...

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GeorgeCohen, General Manager at Saxon Hotel, Villas and Spa, responded to this review

Dear carpediemgolfer, Thank you for taking the time to review your experience at the Saxon. We are delighted to hear you enjoyed it and look forward to welcoming you back soon! Best regards, George Cohen

Pianezzo, Switzerland
Reviewed 16 November 2016

The Hotel is extraordinary. One of the best in the world. Not only are the Suites superbly designed and furnished, but the entire staff is very efficient, friendly and well educated. A meal in their winecellar is a very special experience.

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Dear Kurt A, Thank you for taking the time to review your experience at the Saxon. We are delighted to hear you enjoyed it and look forward to welcoming you back soon! Best regards, George Cohen

Joburg
Reviewed 13 November 2016 via mobile

The Saxon remains one of the very best hotels in the Johannesburg / Sandton area. We regularly host international visitors at the hotel. The facilities remain top notch and the Villas provide a unique private option for visitors , a true Villa style home. We hosted 2 breakfasts during the past week. The quality of the food and presentation was...

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Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 12 November 2016

To be clear from the outset this is a review of the high tea we had at the establishment and not an actual stay at the hotel. Visited the much vaunted Saxon for high tea on Saturday 12 November and I can honestly say that I was thoroughly excited at the prospect of an enjoyable afternoon ahead. However as the...

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GeorgeCohen, General Manager at Saxon Hotel, Villas and Spa, responded to this review

Dear PraneshLuckan, Our apologies for your experience and thank you for bringing this to our attention. Management is investigating this for you and will be in contact shortly. Best regards, George Cohen

Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 12 November 2016

Just some feedback on today’s afternoon tea which was DISTINCTLY AWFUL Firstly – it should be noted when I made this booking, I explicitly stated my dietary requirements and the person who took my reservation, promised to send through the menus. After 3 separate calls for the menus, from me (with little or no response) – I was hastily called...

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Dear Deepesh G, Our apologies for your experience and thank you for bringing this to our attention. As discussed over the weekend, management is investigating this for you and will be in contact shortly. Best regards, George Cohen

Cape Town Central, South Africa
Reviewed 10 November 2016 via mobile

When visiting Johannesburg The Saxon Hotel is always out hotel of choice! This hotel is one of the best hotels in the country wii brilliant service, high class amenities and outstanding food and room service. We were lucky enough to experience the newly refurbished spa and it was world class, truly an amazing offering with world class facilities to just...

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Florida
Reviewed 9 November 2016

I spent several nights here - it is perfection. The rooms are palatial and stunning; the artwork is expansive; the grounds are terrific with a sculpture garden, fish pools and wonderful landscaping; the service is exceptional; and it is modern luxury. The rooms are perfection with excellent beds and expansive bathrooms; snacks; art; charging stations; electronics and wifi; beautiful wood...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Breakfast included
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  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Room Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
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  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Saxon has a story to tell. Originally a private home and host to many honoured guests. The art within the home portrays lives lived with guests and friends spending time together. Elegant. Luxurious. Unforgettable. Merging the finest culinary experiences, the ultimate in luxurious accommodation and the award-winning Spa, the Saxon will take you on an unforgettable journey. This is truly the place you can call home. Let the Saxon treat you to personalised, discreet service and unparalleled South African hospitality. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Saxon Hotel, Villas and Spa

Address: 36 Saxon Road | Sandhurst, Sandton 2196, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Gauteng > Greater Johannesburg > Sandton
Price Range: $567 - $1,304 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Saxon Hotel, Villas and Spa 5*
Number of rooms: 53
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Also Known As:
Saxon Boutique Hotel Johannesburg
Hotel Saxon Boutique
Saxon Hotel, Villas And Spa Sandton, Greater Johannesburg, South Africa
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“Avoid the spa”
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