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In Houghton, this boutique hotel features spacious suites with a spa tub, and a balcony overlooking the garden, the tennis court or the outdoor pool. The Residence showcases a top floor bar with views of Johannesburg’s urban forest. Each of the air-conditioned suites is elegantly decorated with antique French crystal chandeliers, dramatic velvet drapes and Persian rugs. All the suites have king beds with pillows of soft goose down and fine Egyptian cottons. Guests can start their day with a rich breakfast buffet, including freshly squeezed fruit juices and delicacies prepared with fresh, seasonal ingredients. At the Sky Bar you can taste refreshing cocktails, while enjoying the African sunset. The Residence Spa offers traditional spa treatments, a sauna and a steam room. You can also sit next to the cozy log fire fireplace, or relax in the spacious porch. Sandton City is 4 miles away and the hotel provides free private parking and a car rental service. An airport shuttle and a tour desk are also available.