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The Capital Melrose

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Outdoor pool
Minibar, in-room safe, desk, laptop workspace
Minibar, in-room safe, desk, laptop workspace
Minibar, in-room safe, desk, laptop workspace
Apartment, 2 Bedrooms, Non Smoking | Minibar, in-room safe, desk, laptop workspace

Overview of The Capital Melrose

The Capital Melrose

3.5 star property
3.5-star hotel in Johannesburg with outdoor pool and restaurant

8,8/10 Fabulous

48 verified guest reviews

Popular amenities

  • Free parking
  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Airport transfer
  • Gym
  • Non-smoking
The price is R1 445
Price available on 2023/02/17
Atholl Oaklands Road, Corner of Kernick Ave, Johannesburg, Gauteng, 2076

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About this area

What's nearby

  • Melrose Arch Shopping Centre - 1 min drive
  • Gold Reef City - 23 min drive

Getting around

  • O.R. Tambo Intl. Airport (JNB) - 29 min drive
  • Lanseria Intl. Airport (HLA) - 51 min drive
  • Johannesburg Sandton Station - 11 min drive
  • Johannesburg Park Station - 18 min drive
  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)


  • Tashas Melrose - 5 min walk
  • Pigalle Melrose - 5 min walk
  • Orient - 5 min walk
  • JB's corner - 6 min walk
  • Arbour Cafe & Courtyard - 16 min walk

About this property

The Capital Melrose

A great choice for a stay in Johannesburg, The Capital Melrose offers an airport shuttle (available 24 hours). After getting a workout at the 24-hour fitness center, you can grab a bite to eat at the restaurant or unwind with a drink at the bar/lounge. Fellow travelers say great things about the location and comfortable guestrooms.


Afrikaans, English

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C/140°F or hotter

Social distancing

Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Temperature checks available for guests
Hand sanitizer provided
Individually-wrapped food options available for breakfast, lunch, dinner, and through room service
This information is provided by our partners.

At a glance

Hotel size

  • 109 rooms


  • Check-in time from 2:00 PM - midnight
  • Late check-in subject to availability
  • Minimum check-in age - 18
  • Check-out time is 10:00 AM

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions

Special check-in instructions

  • This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply); guests must contact the property with arrival details before travel, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
  • Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card, or cash deposit required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required
  • Minimum check-in age is 18


  • No pets or service animals allowed


  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • Free WiFi in rooms


  • Free onsite self parking


  • Airport shuttle on request (available 24 hours)*

Other information

  • Smoke-free property

Property amenities

Food and drink

  • Buffet breakfast (surcharge) each morning 6:00 AM–10:00 AM
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/lounge
  • Room service (limited hours)

Working away

  • Meeting rooms


  • 24-hour front desk
  • Dry cleaning/laundry services
  • Luggage storage


  • ATM/banking
  • 24-hour fitness center
  • An outdoor pool


  • Elevator
  • Closed captioned TV
  • Phone accessibility kit


  • Afrikaans
  • English

Room amenities

Be entertained

  • Flat-screen television
  • Satellite TV channels

Home comfort

  • Air conditioning
  • Minibar
  • Electric kettle

Sleep well

  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Bed sheets provided

Freshen up

  • Rainfall showerhead
  • Shower only
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels

Stay connected

  • Desk
  • Free WiFi
  • Phone

Food and drink

  • Free bottled water
  • Free tea bags/instant coffee


  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible)

Special features


Onsite venue - This restaurant specializes in local cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

Fees & policies

Optional extras

  • Buffet breakfast is offered for an extra charge of approximately ZAR 200 per person
  • Airport shuttle service is offered for an extra charge

Children & extra beds

  • Guests must contact this property in advance to reserve cribs/infant beds

Hygiene & cleanliness

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.

Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitizer.

Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast, lunch, and dinner, and also through room service.


<p>Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms. </p> <p>This property accepts credit cards, debit cards and cash.</p>

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Frequently asked questions

Does The Capital Melrose offer free cancellation for a full refund?
Yes, The Capital Melrose does have fully refundable room rates available to book on our site. If you’ve booked a fully refundable room rate, this can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in depending on the property's cancellation policy. Just make sure to check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
How much does it cost to stay at The Capital Melrose?
As of 08 February 2023, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at The Capital Melrose on 17 February 2023 start from R1 445, including taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.
What are the cleanliness and hygiene measures currently in place at The Capital Melrose?
This property confirms that disinfectant is used to clean the property. Furthermore, guests are provided with hand sanitizer, social distancing measures are in place, and staff are given personal protective equipment. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
Is there a pool at The Capital Melrose?
Yes, there's an outdoor pool.
Are pets allowed at The Capital Melrose?
Sorry, pets and service animals aren't allowed.
Is parking offered on site at The Capital Melrose?
Yes, there's free self parking.
Is airport shuttle service offered by The Capital Melrose?
Yes, an airport shuttle is available.
What are the check-in and check-out times at The Capital Melrose?
You can check in from 2:00 PM - midnight. Check-out time is 10:00 AM.
Is there an onsite casino at The Capital Melrose?
No, this hotel doesn't have a casino, but Gold Reef City (23-min drive) and Montecasino (26-min drive) are both nearby.
What is there to do at The Capital Melrose and nearby?
The Capital Melrose has an outdoor pool and a 24-hour fitness center.
Are there restaurants at or near The Capital Melrose?
Yes, there's an onsite restaurant that offers local cuisine. Nearby restaurants include Tashas Melrose (5-min walk), Pigalle Melrose (5-min walk), and Orient (5-min walk).
What's the area around The Capital Melrose like?
The Capital Melrose is a short 5-minute walk from Melrose Arch Shopping Centre and 16 minutes' walk from Wanderers Stadium. Our travelers say the local area is very quiet.







Staff & service




Property conditions & facilities




10/10 Exceptional

Busisiwe C, 1-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Could not pick a better hotel
Very helpful staff.
DAVID A, 2-night family trip
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8/10 Very good

Airport shuttles never arrived.
Everything about the hotel was wonderful except arranging airport shuttles. Twice they were ordered ahead of time and twice they never showed up and our entire group of 16 had to scramble for an alternative. We probably will not use this property again because of this issue and that there is an expense to use an airport shuttle if it does show up.
Ray, 1-night trip
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4/10 Fair

We hardly slept due to parties Rooms next door until 3 in the morning! Nobody from the staff dared to stop the noses, because, according to the front desk it was… « friday »!! What is the point?
Stéphane, 1-night trip
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2/10 Poor

Bad Hotel
Terrible. I did not enjoy my stay due to this hotels treatment. My friend later left for another hotel close by and saw the big difference.
Yinka, 14-night trip
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8/10 Very good

Busisiwe Carol, 1-night family trip
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8/10 Very good

Always a pity about your neighbours
Firstly, the staff: awesome! Friendly, professional, welcoming. The room I stayed in was small but comfortable; then again, the rate I paid was reflected in this. BUT: the room next door had a balcony and those occupants would stand there and smoke, discoursing loudly. The smoke would waft into my room while their voices were intrusive. Also, the restaurant does not have surfaces that absorb sound and any laughter or so is, to say the least, LOUD! But, the food is good, the location brilliant, the parking secure.
Jo, 1-night business trip
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10/10 Exceptional

It was a beautiful stay though it was only for one night, it is also quiet, will definitely come back.
1-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Sinae, 1-night family trip
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8/10 Very good

Israel, 2-night business trip
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