The Saxon Boutique Hotel, Villas & Spa

Johannesburg, South Africa - Classic 4

The Saxon Hotel: Nestled in the exclusive Sandhurst suburb of Sandton, Saxon makes a world class statement of ethnic African elegance, combined with personalized attention to detail. Saxon has witnessed history within its walls as it became home to Nelson Mandela after he was released from prison. It was during this time that South Africa's former President used the serene setting of Saxon to edit his autobiography "Long Walk to Freedom". Set in six acres of lush landscaped gardens, Saxon has been designed to capture and embrace its natural environment. One of the design themes is the extensive use of water. The central point of the water theme is the magnificent 920 square meter swimming pool.

The Saxon is unique and unforgettable and has achieved world renown for outstanding and unparalleled South African hospitality at its best. A truly worthy recipient of the numerous highly acclaimed international awards. The Saxon has for the last 6 consecutive years been voted the Worlds leading boutique hotel. The Saxon Spa and Studio was voted the best day spa in South Africa 2006 by Les Nouvelles Esthetiques and named top 100 city spa's in the world 2007 by Tatler UK.

Let time stand still and savour every moment. As private guests or business traveler, let the Saxon treat you to personalized. discreet service and unparalleled South African hospitality. The Saxon Boutique Hotel, Villas and Spa has been voted the World's Leading Boutique Hotel every year since 2001.We have achieved worldwide renown for exceptional and matchless South African hospitality at its best. Our higly trained concierges are always on hand to offer information and assistance. The premium Presidential Suites and themajestic Nelson Mandela Platinum Suite include the service of professional butlers who are in attendance at all hours. Our well-stocked library, decorated with traditional African weaponry and artefacts, is a haven of peace and quiet.