Set in Sandton, a popular business district thirty minutes drive from the centre of Johannesburg, the Holiday Inn Express Woodmead Sandton is an ideal choice for business and leisure travelers staying in South Africa. The Woodmead Retail Park, next to the Holiday Inn Express Hotel, is packed with over 70 shops and restaurants or you can take a short drive (six miles) and visit the glitzy Montecasino, a huge Tuscan fairytale castle which houses a 15 screen cinema and a 24 hour casino with over 1700 slot machines. Lion Park in Johannesburg is only 25 minutes from the hotel and is a great place to see not just lions, but also herds of wildebeest and feed the giraffes face to face.
A chic lobby area with chandelier lights and a sweeping staircase greet and guide you to the hotel reception. Complimentary buffet style breakfast is available in the sunny Great Room each morning or you can relax and unwind with friends over a beer in the cosy Great Room bar. Enjoy the fresh and varied menu at the hotels Cafe Restaurant where you can sit and eat on the sunny terrace which has views across Vodacom World of Golf driving range.
The hotels 155 stylish guestrooms are spread across three floors and are equipped with air conditioning, satellite television and tea and coffee making facilities for your comfort and convenience. There is a 24 hour business centre with computers, printers and wireless internet access in addition to plenty of onsite parking for those hiring a car. Laundry, same day dry cleaning and currency exchange facilities are also available.
Distance from Airport:
15 miles - O.R. Tambo International
All have - bathroom/shower - WC - satellite TV - safe - air conditioning - telephone - tea and coffee making facilities - hairdryer - high speed internet access - (certain amenities may be payable locally)
Eating and Drinking:
Enjoy fresh pastries and scenic views at the complimentary breakfast buffet in the Great Room, combine seafood with South African wines on the sunny patio of the Cafe Restaurant and relax watching live sport on the wall-mounted TVs in the Holiday Inn Express's sociable bar.
The hotel does not have a swimming pool.
This hotel will appeal to couples, families and groups of friends looking for comfortable, well positioned accommodation with good facilities and easy access Johannesburg and the many attractions in and around the city.
Couples, Families and Groups of Friends