Southern Sun Pretoria

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Outdoor pool, pool umbrellas, sun loungers
Outdoor pool, pool umbrellas, sun loungers
Outdoor pool, pool umbrellas, sun loungers
Presidential Suite | Minibar, in-room safe, desk, laptop workspace

Overview of Southern Sun Pretoria

Southern Sun Pretoria

4.0 star property
4-star hotel in Arcadia with outdoor pool and restaurant

7,2/10 Good

27 verified Hotels.com guest reviews

Property highlights

  • Free breakfast
  • Parking available
  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Airport transfer
  • Gym
The price is R1 355
Price available on 2022/09/26
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Cnr. Pretorius & Steve Biko Streets, Pretoria, Gauteng, 0007
Main amenities
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Restaurant and bar/lounge
  • Outdoor pool
  • Fitness center
  • Self parking
  • Seasonal outdoor pool
  • Children's pool
  • 24-hour room service
  • Babysitting
  • Business center
  • Airport shuttle
  • Terrace
For families
  • Free cribs/infant beds
  • Babysitting (surcharge)
  • Children's pool
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available
  • Private bathroom
  • Separate bathtub and shower

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About this area

What's nearby

  • In Arcadia

Getting around

  • O.R. Tambo Intl. Airport (JNB) - 36 min drive
  • Lanseria Intl. Airport (HLA) - 42 min drive
  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)

About this property

Southern Sun Pretoria

4-star hotel in the heart of Arcadia
Consider a stay at Southern Sun Pretoria and take advantage of a free breakfast buffet, a roundtrip airport shuttle, and a terrace. The onsite restaurant, Oasis Restaurant, features international cuisine. Stay connected with free in-room WiFi, and guests can find other amenities such as a garden and dry cleaning/laundry services.
Additional perks include:
  • A seasonal outdoor pool and a children's pool, with sun loungers and pool umbrellas
  • Self parking (surcharge), concierge services, and a front desk safe
  • Wedding services, meeting rooms, and luggage storage
  • Free newspapers, an elevator, and a 24-hour front desk
  • Guest reviews say good things about the breakfast and helpful staff
Room features
All 240 rooms have comforts such as 24-hour room service and laptop-compatible safes, in addition to perks like laptop-friendly workspaces and air conditioning. Guest reviews highly rate the spacious rooms at the property.
Extra conveniences in all rooms include:
  • Bathrooms with designer toiletries and separate tubs/showers
  • TVs with satellite channels
  • Wardrobes/closets, free infant beds, and electric kettles

Languages

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
Follows industry cleaning and disinfection practices of Safe Travels (WTTC - Global)

Social distancing

Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

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

  • 240 rooms
  • Arranged over 6 floors

Arriving/Leaving

  • Check-in time from 2:00 PM - midnight
  • Late check-in subject to availability
  • Minimum check-in age - 18
  • Check-out time is 11 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
  • If you are planning to arrive after noon please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation

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

Children

  • Babysitting*

Pets

  • Pets not allowed
  • Service animals welcome

Internet

  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • Free WiFi in rooms

Parking

  • Secured onsite self parking (ZAR 50 per night)
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking on site

Transfers

  • Airport shuttle on request (available 24 hours)*

Other information

  • Designated smoking areas (fines apply)

Property amenities

Food and drink

  • Free buffet breakfast each morning 6:30 AM–10:00 AM
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/lounge
  • 24-hour room service
  • Snack bar/deli

Traveling with children

  • Children's pool
  • Babysitting (surcharge)

Working away

  • Business center
  • Meeting rooms

Services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Dry cleaning/laundry services
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Luggage storage
  • Wedding services
  • Pool loungers
  • Pool umbrellas

Facilities

  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Garden
  • Terrace
  • Fitness center
  • An outdoor pool

Accessibility

  • Braille/raised signage
  • Elevator
  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible concierge desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible path to elevator
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible pool
  • Wheelchair-accessible fitness center
  • Wheelchair-accessible business center
  • Wheelchair-accessible restaurant
  • Wheelchair-accessible lounge
  • Visual alarms in hallways
  • Handrails in stairways
  • Raised toilet seat
  • Low-height counter/sink
  • Grab bar near toilet
  • Well-lit path to entrance

Languages

  • English

Room amenities

Be entertained

  • Television
  • Satellite TV channels

Home comfort

  • Air conditioning
  • Minibar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Electric kettle

Sleep well

  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Turndown service
  • Free crib/infant bed
  • Bed sheets provided

Freshen up

  • Private bathroom
  • Separate bathtub and shower
  • Designer toiletries
  • Hair dryer

Stay connected

  • Desk
  • Free WiFi
  • Phone

More

  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible)
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available
  • Restaurant dining guide

Special features

Dining

Oasis Restaurant - This restaurant specializes in international cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

Fees & policies

Optional extras

  • Airport shuttle service is offered for an extra charge of ZAR 670 per person (one-way)

Renovations and closures

The following facilities or services will be unavailable from October 25 2021 to September 1 2022 (dates subject to change):
  • Dining venue(s)
  • Fitness facilities
  • Shuttle services

Children & extra beds

  • Babysitting is available for an extra charge
  • Airport shuttle for children between the ages of 1 and 18 costs ZAR 670 (one-way)

Parking

  • Secured self parking costs ZAR 50 per night

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 and a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas.

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

This property affirms that it adheres to the cleaning and disinfection practices of Safe Travels (WTTC - Global).

Policies

The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

Noise-free guestrooms cannot be guaranteed.

Guests can rest easy knowing there's a smoke detector and window guards on site.

This property accepts credit cards and debit cards. Cash is not accepted.

Also known as

Pretoria Southern Sun
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Frequently asked questions

Does Southern Sun Pretoria offer free cancellation for a full refund?
Yes, Southern Sun Pretoria 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 Southern Sun Pretoria?
As of 25 September 2022, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at Southern Sun Pretoria on 26 September 2022 start from R1 355, 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 Southern Sun Pretoria?
This property confirms that disinfectant is used to clean the property and social distancing measures are in place. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
Is there a pool at Southern Sun Pretoria?
Yes, there's an outdoor pool and a children's pool.
Are pets allowed at Southern Sun Pretoria?
Sorry, pets aren't allowed, but service animals are welcome.
Is parking offered on site at Southern Sun Pretoria?
Yes. Self parking costs ZAR 50 per night.
Is airport shuttle service offered by Southern Sun Pretoria?
Yes, an airport shuttle is available. The charge is ZAR 670 per person one-way.
What are the check-in and check-out times at Southern Sun Pretoria?
You can check in from 2:00 PM - midnight. Check-out time is 11 AM.
Is there an onsite casino at Southern Sun Pretoria?
No, this hotel doesn't have a casino, but Time Square Casino (22-min drive) is nearby.
What is there to do at Southern Sun Pretoria and nearby?
Southern Sun Pretoria has an outdoor pool and a fitness center, as well as a garden.
Are there restaurants at or near Southern Sun Pretoria?
Yes, Oasis Restaurant offers international cuisine. The dining venue will be unavailable from October 25 2021 to September 1 2022 (dates subject to change). Nearby restaurants include Nando's (3-min walk), Nando's (8-min walk), and Barcelos (9-min walk).
What's the area around Southern Sun Pretoria like?
Southern Sun Pretoria is a short 12-minute walk from State Theatre and 17 minutes' walk from Union Buildings.

Overall score and ratings

7,2

Good

8,1/10

Cleanliness

7,7/10

Staff & service

6,7/10

Amenities

7,2/10

Property conditions & facilities

7,0/10

Eco-friendliness

8/10 Very good

Walking from the parking lot to the reception on e has to walk in an open area. This is a challenge in case of bad weather
Levers, 1-night business trip
Verified Expedia guest review

4/10 Fair

Sara, 2-night trip
Verified Hotels.com guest review

10/10 Exceptional

Maigurira, 1-night business trip
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2/10 Poor

4-night trip
Verified Expedia guest review

10/10 Exceptional

Yogashree, 2-night business trip
Verified Hotels.com guest review

6/10 Good

Traffic noise in our room was horrific. Service was average. Pool area was pleasant.
Ken, 3-night family trip
Verified Expedia guest review

10/10 Exceptional

Amazing experience
Amazing. But the hotel needs to fix all the lifts and breakfast equipment. Otherwise my room was amazing and very clean
mahlasedi, 1-night romance trip
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10/10 Exceptional

excellent stay
had a lovely stay at the hotel
Trishna, 3-night business trip
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10/10 Exceptional

excellent stay
booked a second time - highly recommended
Trishna, 1-night business trip
Verified Hotels.com guest review

10/10 Exceptional

Excellent stay
Come back a second time and loved the hotel
Trishna, 8-night business trip
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