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Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Noise travels throughout the hotel. Parties are booked in the bar area until 2am. The hotel can do nothing about the noise until 2 am, so not great if you require a good night sleep. No response from hotel to discuss feedback. Location is good.

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Radisson Blu Ga... H, General Manager at Radisson Blu Gautrain Hotel, responded to this review

Dear businessguest49, Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback with us. We value all feedback from our guests; we can assure you that the matter has been addressed with the relevant department. We hope to welcome you back to the Radisson Blu Gautrain Hotel in the near future. Regards

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great hotel and location .. nice clean room .. great staff service -- all very good ... but one big dampener .. be prepared to go to room and find key not working -- come back to reception to re activate -- and this happened 6 times in a 3 night stay Leave this one inconvenience -- everything was very...

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Radisson Blu Ga... H, Sales and Marketing Coordinator at Radisson Blu Gautrain Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Ramesh A, Thank you for taking the time to give us feedback regarding your stay at the Radisson Blu Gautrain Hotel. We value all guest feedback as this gives us the opportunity to improve where needed. Your feedback regarding the room key not working in the lift has been communicated to the relevant department. Regards

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely hotel close to gautrain and sandton mall. If you are coming from the airport its very convenient because its just a 2 minute walk from the station. Sandton mall is also a walking distance away although a shuttle is also available. The receiption stuff is also very friendly especially Vuyo. They make u feel at home. Thasen the manager...

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Radisson Blu Ga... H, Sales and Marketing Coordinator at Radisson Blu Gautrain Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Mbuyaaaa, Thank you for taking the time to rate our service and sharing your lovely experience with us. We are delighted that you enjoy staying with us at the Radisson Blu Gautrian Hotel. Your feedback has been communicated to management. Regards

Hampshire
Reviewed 9 December 2016

A clean comfortable modern hotel very close to the station and easy to reach central Jo'burg. It seemed to be mainly used by business people and air crews with fairly few tourists. All the staff were helpful and polite and our two nights stay passed uneventfully.

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Radisson Blu Ga... H, Director of Sales at Radisson Blu Gautrain Hotel, responded to this review

Dear mothersday, Thank you for taking the time to share your experience at the Radisson Blu Gautrain Hotel with us. We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay with us. Regards

Pretoria, South Africa
Reviewed 6 December 2016

The hotel is very conveniantly located near everything.Rooms very neat and clean.The breakfast is of the best we ever had.Good parking at R 50.00 per day.The reseption is on the third floor and very friendly.We would love to stay there again.

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Radisson Blu Ga... H, Director of Sales at Radisson Blu Gautrain Hotel, responded to this review

Dear 1959 Hennie Thank you very much for taking the time to share your experience with us on TripAdvisor. It is always wonderful to hear when our guest’s enjoyed their time with us as we strive to offer only the best possible service. Thank you again for your feedback and we look forward to welcoming you back to the RADISSON...

Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 6 December 2016 via mobile

Stayed here yesterday and today. The hotel lacks the grandeur of a Five Star hotel but nevertheless provides services like any great hotel of Five Star status - good room, good bed, great breakfast and WIFI worked with no problems. Staff are helpful and friendly. Munir D

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Dear Munir D Thank you very much for taking the time to share your experience with us on TripAdvisor. I am very glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us and we look forward to welcoming you back in the near future. Kind regards,

New York, New York
Reviewed 5 December 2016 via mobile

After we missed our flight to New York, we were stuck in Joburg for another 24 hours and needed a last minute hotel. We chose the Radisson Blu in Sandton for its proximity to the Gautrain and Nelson Mandela Square. The price was very reasonable, and they were great to let us leave our luggage with them for the day...

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Radisson Blu Ga... H, Director of Sales at Radisson Blu Gautrain Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Lag66, Thank you very much for taking the time to share your experience with us by writing such an extensive review on TripAdvisor. We truly appreciate all feedback from our valued guests. It is wonderful to hear that you enjoyed your short stay with us and that you were able to relax after a stressful day. Thank you again...

Basel, Switzerland
Reviewed 5 December 2016 via mobile

I spent 3 days in Radisson. After a bad start, the manager decided to upgrade me. Rooms are not that big but very well organized. Close to one of the major mall, people who like to go shopping will be happy. Breakfast is nice with food for everyone. Bar is also very ok even if service is not optimal. Without...

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Dear Sarisse, Thank you very much for taking the time to share your experience with us on TripAdvisor. I am very glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us and we look forward to welcoming you back in the near future. Kind regards,

Surrey, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 December 2016 via mobile

My first ever visit Johannesburg and my stay at Radisson (corner of Rivionia) was lovely 😃even though it was only for 1wk.😕 Located close to Sandton City and Gautrain. Staff at Radisson were attentive in the hospitality provided during my one week stay. Wonderful! Keep up the good work all! Pictures attached were the view from my suite. Spectacular view...

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Dear 7reacle Thank you very much for taking the time to share your experience with us on TripAdvisor. It is always wonderful to hear when our guest’s enjoyed their time with us as we strive to offer only the best possible service. Your wonderful comments is appreciated and will be distributed to all the departments. Thank you again for your...

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 December 2016

If you need a well-located base in Sandton, this is a very good choice. The staff are friendly and my standard room was amply spacious and well-appointed. The bathroom was squeaky clean and had a walk-in shower. I enjoyed a dinner in the restaurant and a lunch on the pool terrace. Breakfast included a good choice of fresh fruit, juices,...

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Dear 21C_Traveller Thank you very much for taking the time to write such a nice review for us on TripAdvisor. It is always wonderful to hear from our guests and your comments will be distributed to all. Thank you again for your feedback and we look forward to welcoming you back to the RADISSON BLU GAUTRAIN HOTEL in the near...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Minibar
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Airport Transportation
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  • Multilingual Staff
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The rooms at the Radisson Blu Gautrain Hotel overlook the beautiful Sandton Skyline, the epitome of South African opulence. This stylish hotel which is located a mere 55 steps from the Sandton Gautrain Station boasts 220 rooms and suites designed in varied moods and tones, ranging from warmth, earthy African tones to bold, contemporary splashes of colour. The rooms are spacious and modern with breath taking views of the city skyline. Each of our guest rooms offer satellite television with a large selection of channels to be enjoyed on a wall mounted flat screen television. Complimentary high speed wireless internet access helps guests stay connected whilst in Johannesburg for business or leisure. The Radisson Blu Gautrain Hotel enjoys a premier location only 55 steps from the high speed Gautrain rapid rail station and has easy access to the Sandton Convention Centre, Sandton City and all the major banking offices in Johannesburg. The Hotels conference facilities offer unique meeting spaces which include elegant meeting rooms as well as executive boardrooms catering for any size event from large banquets to intimate board meetings. The latest audiovisual equipment, climate control, complimentary high speed internet access and natural lighting make these some of the most enviable conference facilities in Johannesburg. The Award Winning Central One Restaurant and Bar offers a unique dining experience with a wide variety of award winning dishes as well as weekly specials to make every stay a memorable one. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Radisson Blu Gautrain Hotel

Address: Rivonia Road, Sandton 2196, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Gauteng > Greater Johannesburg > Sandton
Price Range: $127 - $317 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Radisson Blu Gautrain Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 220
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Radisson Blu Gautrain Hotel Sandton, Greater Johannesburg
Hotel Style:
#5 Romantic Hotel in Sandton
#9 Luxury Hotel in Sandton
#10 Business Hotel in Sandton
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“Executive room is really cool.”
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“Try to get a room as far away as possible from the bar area”
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