Michelangelo Towers  5 stars

8 Maude Street, Sandton, South Africa, 2146  show mapSave
From  US$ 370
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  • Location
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  • Facilities

Overview

Located in the outskirts of Johannesburg, the boutique five-star Michelangelo Towers hotel is within a short walk from Nelson Mandela Square and Hyde Park Corner.

Built in 2005 this classically inspired property crowned by a glass cupola boasts a huge outdoor swimming pool, an indoor swimming pool, a sauna, a fitness club, a steam room and a full-service health spa.

The hotel’s 97 comfortable spacious guestrooms with artistic design and fantastic city views feature luxurious furnishing decorated in warm modern shades, cozy premium bedding, flat-screen televisions, DVD players, mini-bars, safes and complimentary internet access.

Two on-site restaurants serve traditional Portuguese specialties, African and international delicacies.

Johannesburg Tambo International Airport is 18km away.

Number of rooms   97.

hotel Michelangelo Towers Sandton location

The hotel is located in Johannesburg, South Africa, amid the shopping and entertainment venues on Nelson Mandela Square, nearby the Sandton Convention Centre, Wanderers Stadium and Hyde Park Corner. The residence is about 18km away from Johannesburg city centre with its cultural, historic and financial sites. It is easily accessible from all major highways and motorways.

Distance to:

  • City Center - 6.0km
  • Airport: Rand/Germiston - 18.0km, OR Tambo - 19.6km
  • Train Station: Doomfontein - 10.2km, Johannesburg - 10.3km

Rooms

All 97 spacious non-smoking guestrooms feature contemporary furnishing decorated in warm modern shades, satellite televisions, DVD players, complimentary internet connection, mini-bars, in-room safes, complimentary newspapers, coffee-makers, private bathrooms with designer toiletries, hair dryers, direct-dial phones, air conditioning, desks, turn-down service and housekeeping facilities.

Junior suite comes with a king-size bed, a separate sitting area, a dining room and an incorporate kitchen with a microwave.

King suite is appointed with a king-size bed, a private living room, a kitchen with a microwave and cookware utensils and a dining area.

All children under the age of six may stay for free when using existing bedding. Cribs are available on request.

Dining options

Complimentary breakfast buffet is served at the Pigalle restaurant every morning from 7am till 10.30am.

The Pigalle restaurant offers seafood and Portuguese specialties in eclectic Victorian atmosphere daily from 7am till 11pm.

The Eighth restaurant serves light international meals and drinks in a relaxed modern setting every day from 8am till 11pm.

Work

The business centre suitable for various meetings, conferences, trainings, seminars and other business events is appointed with high-tech audio-visual equipment, secretarial and translation services.

Leisure

Leisure area offers an indoor swimming pool, an outdoor swimming pool, a sauna, a steam room, a fitness centre and a full-service health spa.

The recreational activities available either on site or nearby are golf, swimming, squash, boating, horse riding, aerobics and tennis.

Additional features

The hotel offers car rental, an elevator, multilingual staff, concierge desk, doctor on call, car parking, a shopping mall, commercial services, room facilities, air conditioning, 24-hour room service, a terrace, adjoining rooms, dining facilities, continental breakfast, barbecue grills, business facilities, wireless high-speed internet access, fax/photocopying service, children facilities, baby listening device, facilities for disabled, laundry, dry cleaning, ironing service, leisure and relax facilities.

Facilities

General
  • Free parking
  • Parking (fee required)
  • Car rental
  • Currency exchange
  • Elevator
  • Barber/Beauty Shop
  • Free transportation
  • Airport shuttle
  • Doctor on call
  • Concierge desk
  • Multilingual staff
Internet

Wireless internet is available in public areas for additional charge

Guest Parking

Free Private hotel parking is possible on site.

Activities
  • Spa & wellness center
Services
  • Massage services
  • Shops/Commercial Services
  • Butler service
  • Laundry
Dining facilities
  • Breakfast
  • Breakfast buffet
  • Bar
  • Restaurant
Business facilities
  • Wi-Fi Internet
  • High speed internet access
Meeting facilities
  • Meeting/banquet facilities
Children's facilities
  • Child care
Facilities for people with disabilities
  • Rooms/facilities for people with disabilities
Leisure and relaxation facilities
  • Swimming pool
  • Indoor swimming pool
  • Casino
  • Sauna
  • Steam bath
  • Exercise gym
Room facilities
  • Air conditioning
  • Room service
  • Ironing facilities
  • In-room safe
  • Mini bar
  • Hair dryer

Policies

Check-In

from  12 am

Check-Out

until  11 pm

Pets

Pets are not allowed

Children and extra beds
  • One child under the age of 1 may stay for free. 
  • There are no extra beds provided in a room. 

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Rooms and availability

All 97 spacious non-smoking guestrooms feature contemporary furnishing decorated in warm modern shades, satellite televisions, DVD players, complimentary internet connection, mini-bars, in-room safes, complimentary newspapers, coffee-makers, private bathrooms with designer toiletries, hair dryers, direct-dial phones, air conditioning, desks, turn-down service and housekeeping facilities.

Junior suite comes with a king-size bed, a separate sitting area, a dining room and an incorporate kitchen with a microwave.

King suite is appointed with a king-size bed, a private living room, a kitchen with a microwave and cookware utensils and a dining area.

All children under the age of six may stay for free when using existing bedding. Cribs are available on request.

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          Michelangelo Towers LocationWhat's nearby

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          What's nearby

          What's nearby.

          Eastgate Shopping Centre, a famous shopping area is within 4km from the residence.

          Ellis Park Stadium, well-known for its sport events is situated less than 2km away.

          Rhodes Park, a popular entertainment place is about 1.6km far from the hotel.

          Johannesburg Zoo is approximately 4.9km away.

          The Civic Theatre is about 4.6km from the hotel.

          The South African Museum of Military History is within 6.4km from the accommodation.

          Johannesburg Art Gallery, a famous cultural site is about 9.9km away.

          Ferreira's Mine is situated within 10.4km away.

          Shopping Areas
          • Village Walk Shopping Centre
            500 m
          Business Areas
          • JSE
            500 m

          Local Attractions

          • Witwatersrand (Wits) University
            3.1km
            1 Jan Smuts Avenue, Johannesburg
          • Zoo Lake
            3.1km
            Jan Smuts Avenue and West World Street, Johannesburg
          • Rosebank Roof Market
            3.5km
            Cradock Avenue and Baker Street, Johannesburg
          • AECI Dynamite Factory Museum
            3.6km
            2 Main Street, Johannesburg
          • James and Ethel Grey Park
            3.9km
            Melrose Street, Johannesburg

          Restaurants Nearby

          • Bukhara

            67% likes this, based on 107 reviews
            Food: Indian

            90 m
            Shop U117, Nelson Mandela Square

            Phone: +27 11 883 5555

          • Trumps International Grillhouse

            67% likes this, based on 103 reviews

            170 m
            Sandton Square

            Phone: 0117842366

          • Wangthai Restaurant

            69% likes this, based on 70 reviews
            Food: Thai

            180 m
            Nelson Mandela Square Mall
          • Ghirardelli's

            75% likes this, based on 33 reviews
            Food: Italian

            180 m
            Nelson Mandela Square in Sandton City
          • The Raj

            68% likes this, based on 41 reviews
            Food: Indian

            170 m
            Nelson Mandela Sq
          Getting there.

          Johannesburg Tambo International Airport JNB-OR is within 18km away from the hotel. Free airport shuttle to and from Tambo Airport is available on request.

          Buses and taxis wait opposite Terminal A. Airport transfers can be arranged through the hotel.

          By car from the airport take the R24 highway to Johannesburg and at Gillooly's Interchange take the N3 road for Pretoria/Bryanston (Eastern Bypass) and Marlboro exit. At the top of the bridge turn left onto Marlboro Drive and at the end of Marlboro Drive turn left onto Catherine Drive. Later turn right into West Street, the entrance to Michelangelo Towers is on the left after the first set of traffic lights. Drive straight to the next four-way intersection and then turn left into Maude Street, Michelangelo Towers is on the left.

          Getting around.

          Johannesburg Train Station is within 4.1km from the hotel.

          Ellis Park Railway Station is about 2.4km away.

          The best way to explore Johannesburg is by bus, buses run to destinations throughout Johannesburg and the surrounding areas.

          Free public parking is possible on site.

          Michelangelo Towers Reviews

          Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Michelangelo Towers

          Average guest rating

          4.0
          out of 5
          Excellent
          Based on 19 reviews

          Rating by category:

          Location
          4.7
          Rooms
          3.8
          Service
          3.5
          Value
          3.5

          Individual guest reviews

          • Luxurious suites, very well equipped kitchen and good restaurant downstairs.

            My rating for the hotel:

            • Average rating
              4.3
            • Rooms
              4
          • A lovely place to stay and one day the hot water ran out in many rooms.

            My rating for the hotel:

            • Average rating
              3.8
            • Rooms
              3
            • Value
              5
          • Fab hotel in great location, fabulous sized bedroom and the kitchens were modern and full of kitchen tools.

            My rating for the hotel:

            • Average rating
              4.5
            • Rooms
              4
            • Value
              5
          • Convenient location, very pleasant and nice stay, service was great. The room was quite large and the bathroom was fantastic, concierge was a most helpful.

            My rating for the hotel:

            • Average rating
              4.1
            • Location
              5
            • Rooms
              4
            • Service
              5
            • Value
              3
          • Plenty of facilities and the most beautiful views over Johannesburg, overall great place to stay. Comfortable super king sized bed and well equipped kitchens.

            My rating for the hotel:

            • Average rating
              4.1
            • Location
              5
            • Rooms
              4
            • Value
              3
          • Large dining area and a wonderful hotel. Nice bathroom and separate toilet, breakfast in the restaurant is really good.

            My rating for the hotel:

            • Average rating
              5.0
            • Location
              5
            • Rooms
              5
          • Location is great, safe and many good restaurants on the mandela square, the hotel is nice.

            Staff deliver in room dining are grumpy and rude.

            My rating for the hotel:

            • Average rating
              2.8
            • Location
              5
            • Rooms
              3
            • Value
              1
          • Good dining areas and wonderful atmosphere. The staff were friendly and the kitchen was fully equipped, 2 TV's, huge bathroom.

            My rating for the hotel:

            • Average rating
              4.9
            • Location
              5
            • Rooms
              5
            • Service
              5
          • The location can't be better and the hotel is entirely adequate. The reception staff are courteous and efficient, good bathroom and separate toilet, the restaurants in Nelson Mandela Square are okay, a bit too touristy. The gym is decent.

            My rating for the hotel:

            • Average rating
              4.0
            • Location
              5
            • Rooms
              5
            • Service
              3
            • Value
              3
          • In a great location, grand modern design and the staff were very courteous and friendly. All suites were spacious, the breakfast taken in the restaurant downstairs was really good.

            Quite an expensive hotel.

            My rating for the hotel:

            • Average rating
              4.3
            • Location
              5
            • Rooms
              5
            • Service
              5
            • Value
              3
          • Great location Sandton joberg and beautiful hotel. The building is truly spectacular, rooms were too spacious and the restaurant is also good, the gym is very, very nice.

            Awful service and internet is woefully slow.

            My rating for the hotel:

            • Average rating
              3.5
            • Location
              5
            • Rooms
              4
            • Service
              3
            • Value
              3
          • Other

            My rating for the hotel:

            • Average rating
              3.1
          • Single

            My rating for the hotel:

            • Average rating
              4.4
          • Single

            My rating for the hotel:

            • Average rating
              4.4
          • Older travelers

            My rating for the hotel:

            • Average rating
              4.8
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