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Bellville, South Africa
Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

Stayed here for 5nights for a conference in the sandton ICC. Very convenient as the skywalk connects the two venues within 3minutes. The bed was soft and shower had good waterpressure. Also Nespresso machine in room. However dont think the hotel deserves 5stars: 1. The waiting is a bit sluggish. 2. Room service is slow and overpriced. 3. The scrambled...

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Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Intercontinental at Sandton is very well appointed and the staff have a great attitude towards service The rooms was very well appointed and comfortable Room service was prompt and efficient The location to the shopping mall via a covered walkway was ideal and made for a very good shopping experience.

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Kaliq E, General Manager at InterContinental Johannesburg Sandton Towers, responded to this review

Thank you for your TripAdvisor posting. Your postive feedback will be shared with the team. We are glad that you enjoyed your stay. Look forward to welcoming you back again soon. Regards

Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was on business in this hotel and had a perfect stay. Very friendly staff and in the rooms every details are looked after. The hotel is a bit older then some off the properties around, but it has that very special and warm atmosphere. Also I appreciated the food path to the convention center and the sandton shopping mall....

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Kaliq E, General Manager at InterContinental Johannesburg Sandton Towers, responded to this review

Thank you for your positive posting on TripAdvisor. Your comments will be shared with the team and we are glad that you enjoyed your stay. Regards

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

From the moment we arrived, we received only the best, most friendly service. Amazing views, lovely & luxurious bedroom, as well as a very special anniversary spoil after returning from dinner. We had an amazing, memorable stay. Thank you to each & everyone who made us feel so welcome!

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Kaliq E, General Manager at InterContinental Johannesburg Sandton Towers, responded to this review

Thank you for your postive posting on TripAdvisor. We are glad that you enjoyed your stay and thank you for sharing your Wedding Annivesary memories with us at the Intercontinental Sandton Towers. Look forward to your next stay. Regards

Newcastle upon Tyne
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

So having enjoyed my first ever Safari at Badplaas a Forever Resort the company then moved us to Sandton area and wow.... upon entering the hotel I felt safe, secure and was VERY impressed. The hotel room was luxurious with a walk in wardrobe/bathroom. Rooms catered for everything were very clean and impressive. We ventured from our hotel to meet...

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Kaliq E, General Manager at InterContinental Johannesburg Sandton Towers, responded to this review

Thank you for your TripAdvisor posting. Your detail positive feedback is appreciated and will be shared with the team. Look forward to your next visit. Regards

Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We've stayed at the InterContinental Sandton Towers a number of times before - at least annually for the last 5 years. This time it was to celebrate our wedding anniversary and we're over the moon with the experience! First the positive suggestions.. The 'warm food' selection at breakfast is really limited and not what we'd expect at a 5*. The...

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Kaliq E, General Manager at InterContinental Johannesburg Sandton Towers, responded to this review

Thank you for your posting on TripAdvisor and for sharing your detailed experience on this platform. Your comments both positive and constructive have been noted and will be shared with the team. We also have an a la Carte menu available for hot food during breakfast which has more variety. Thank you for choosing Intercontinental Sandton Towers to share your...

Brighton
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is the second time I have stayed. I find the hotel to be a perfect place to stay in Sandton. The staff are extremely helpful and friendly, the location is perfect, with a walkway over to both the Convention Centre and the Mall where the Nelson Mandela square is which has some lovely restaurants. Loved the breakfasts at the...

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Management response:

Dear Dale, Thank you very much for your wonderful feedback and delighted you enjoyed your stay with us for the second time. Thank you for choosing us as your preferred hotel in Sandton. I will share your message with the staff. I look forward to welcome you back. Kind Regards, Yvette Enslin

Granbury, Texas
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The hotel was a wonderful home away from home. Upon arrival we were greeted by Ms.Hedges and Mr Essop who welcomed us and got us all settled in. Every member of the staff were friendly and treated us like we were regulars at the hotel. The room was spotless and we could see that every detail had been taken into...

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Kaliq E, General Manager at InterContinental Johannesburg Sandton Towers, responded to this review

Thank you for your TripAdvisor posting. Your positive comments and feedback with be shared with the Team, especially the Chef who took initiative to make changes to accommodate your dietary requirements. I will personally thank the team and look forward to your next stay in the not too distant future. Regards

Ashtead, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed here for a mix of business & pleasure & the central Sandton location is great, with the walkway to the Mall very handy for access to shops & restaurants. The rooms all surround a central atrium several stories high & are spacious with good bathrooms (separate shower), dressing area & masses of desk space. Beds are comfy. Oddly...

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Kaliq E, Manager at InterContinental Johannesburg Sandton Towers, responded to this review

Thank you for your posting on TripAdvisor and your detail description of the property. Your constructive feedback regarding the cigarette smoke and the leak has been noted and corrective action has taken place. With regards to the enjoyment of the Pool Deck. It will have to be next time in the not too distant future. Will arrange the weather... Regards

Ashtead, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I liked this hotel, despite a few niggles because the rooms are finished to a high quality and the staff are very helpful, particularly the hyper efficient Operanso (?) - who resolved a couple of awkward moments extremely well (our hotel voucher included breakfast, their booking did not). It was a little unfortunate that the windows at the top of...

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Kaliq E, General Manager at InterContinental Johannesburg Sandton Towers, responded to this review

Thank you for your posting on TripAdvisor. Your feedback both positive and constructive will be discussed with the team. Capital spend has been proposed to have the leak fixed. Look forward to your next stay in the not too distant future. Regards

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Centrally located in the safe hub of Sandton, Johannesburg with direct access to: shopping malls, Sandton Convention Centre, Food, Wine and excursions. Perfect for business of leisure. ... more   less 

Additional Information about InterContinental Johannesburg Sandton Towers

Address: Corner Maude & Fifth Streets, Sandton 2146, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Gauteng > Greater Johannesburg > Sandton
Price Range: $260 - $558 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — InterContinental Johannesburg Sandton Towers 5*
Number of rooms: 231
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Also Known As:
Intercontinental Johannesburg Sandton Towers Hotel Sandton
Intercontinental Johannesburg Sandton Hotel
Intercontinental Sandton
InterContinental Johannesburg Sandton Towers Greater Johannesburg, South Africa
Hotel Style:
#2 Business Hotel in Sandton
#3 Spa Hotel in Sandton
#5 Luxury Hotel in Sandton
#7 Romantic Hotel in Sandton
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“Good views over Sandton best seen from a higher floor”
 of 5 bubbles BWF1952, 14 Mar 2017 | Read review
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 of 5 bubbles herbertfweber2016, 8 Mar 2017 | Read review
“The higher levels look over the adjoining buildings which interfere with the views of a lower room”
 of 5 bubbles pjgriffiths10, 5 Feb 2017 | Read review
“The Atrium layout results in some rooms being far from the elevators; the internet service is some rooms is much better than in others.”
 of 5 bubbles LarryL764, 4 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Highest floors to enjoy the view, and if possible the corner rooms (suites).”
 of 5 bubbles 206erikm, 1 Feb 2017 | Read review
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