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1 room, 2 adults

Illovo Hotel

3-star3 stars
22 Melville Road, Illovo, Sandton, Gauteng, 2146, South Africa

3-star hotel with restaurant, near Sandton City Mall
  • Free WiFi and free parking
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  • I was happy with the room and its location within the business school. The staff were…Feb 26, 2020
  • Friendly staff, good for business travellorsNov 19, 2019

Illovo Hotel

  • Standard Double Room

What’s around Illovo Hotel


  • In Greater Johannesburg Metropolitan Area
  • Sandton City Mall - 33 min walk
  • Sandton Convention Centre - 41 min walk
  • Nelson Mandela Square - 42 min walk
  • Wanderers Stadium - 17 min walk
  • Hyde Park Corner - 23 min walk
  • Rosebank Mall - 25 min walk
  • Melrose Arch Shopping Centre - 39 min walk

Getting around

  • O.R. Tambo Intl. Airport (JNB) - 32 min drive
  • Johannesburg (HLA-Lanseria) - 31 min drive
  • Johannesburg Sandton Station - 4 min drive
  • Johannesburg Park Station - 22 min drive
  • Area shuttle (surcharge)

At a glance

Key facts

Hotel size

  • This hotel has 45 rooms


  • Check-in time 2:00 PM-midnight
  • Check-out time is 11 AM
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation. This property's breakfast area is closed on weekends; a selection of breakfast items are available for in-room dining.

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

Travelling with others


  • No cribs (infant beds)


  • Pets not allowed


  • Free WiFi in public areas

  • Free WiFi in rooms



  • Free self parking on site


  • Area shuttle *

Payment types at the property

  • Cash
* See small print for additional details or extra charges

In the hotel

Food and drink
  • Buffet breakfast (surcharge)
  • Restaurant
Working away
  • Business center
  • One meeting room
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Designated smoking areas
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
Languages Spoken
  • English

In the room

Home comforts
  • Air conditioning
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
Freshen up
  • Private bathroom
  • Shower only
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
Be entertained
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable TV channels
Stay connected
  • Free WiFi
  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe

Special features


Onsite venue - This restaurant specializes in local cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar.

Illovo Hotel’s small print

Also known as

  • Illovo Hotel Johannesburg
  • Illovo Johannesburg
  • Illovo Lodge
  • Illovo Lodge Johannesburg
  • Illovo Hotel Sandton
  • Illovo Hotel Hotel
  • Illovo Hotel Sandton
  • Illovo Hotel Hotel Sandton


Guests can rest easy knowing there's a fire extinguisher on site.

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; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitizer.

Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 72 hours between bookings.

The property affirms that it adheres to the Safe Travels (WTTC - Global) sanitization guidelines.

Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

Optional extras

Buffet breakfast is offered for an extra charge of ZAR 140 for adults and ZAR 140 for children (approximately)

Area shuttle service is offered for an extra charge

We have included all charges provided to us by this property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the unit you book.

FAQs for Illovo Hotel

  • Does Illovo Hotel offer free cancellation for a full refund?
    Yes, Illovo Hotel does have fully refundable rooms available to book on our site, which can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in. Just make sure to check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
  • Is Illovo Hotel currently open?
    This property is closed from August 18 2020 to January 3 2021 (dates subject to change).
  • What are the cleanliness and hygiene measures currently in place at Illovo Hotel?
    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 wear personal protective equipment. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
  • Is parking offered on site at Illovo Hotel?
    Yes, there's free self parking.
  • Are pets allowed at Illovo Hotel?
    Sorry, pets aren't allowed.
  • What are the check-in and check-out times at Illovo Hotel?
    You can check in from 2:00 PM to midnight. Check-out time is 11 AM.
  • Are there restaurants at or near Illovo Hotel?
    Yes, there's an onsite restaurant that offers local cuisine. Nearby restaurants include Bellagio (7-min walk), La Vie en Rose (9-min walk), and Fishmonger Illovo (9-min walk).
  • Is there an onsite casino at Illovo Hotel?
    No, this hotel doesn't have a casino, but Gold Reef City (24-min drive) and Montecasino (25-min drive) are both nearby.

Recent reviews

Fabulous 8,6 From 42 reviews

Fair 4,0
accomulate long people
The direction of the Hotel was not clear and we were to long for the bed
MARIA LELEKI, za2 night romance trip
Very good 8,0
Just amazing.
za1 night romance trip
Exceptional 10,0
Central Sandton short stay
Solo few days in Jozi en route further north.Very central in Sandton.Will need a vehicle to get around.Good,clean value for money for a short stay.Limited sports coverage on the TV suite on offer.
Ian, za2 night trip
Very good 8,0
My stay was good
Frans, za2 night romance trip
Exceptional 10,0
It was very lovely, very quiet area and awesome rooms at a low rate.
Raymond, za1 night romance trip
Exceptional 10,0
SM Review
I'm here for a quiet place to study and complete assignments. This hotel works for me.
za1 night business trip
Exceptional 10,0
Excellent experience at Illovo Hotel
To stay on campus was really great and to have then have all the necessity's and more made it an even greater experience. It was like being at home but cutting out all the travel. The rooms was comfortable, I had all I needed and the staff were very friendly. They even assisting when I fell ill and meds were delivered by a local pharmacy and I was brought water as well. Definitely an excellent experience.
Lindie, za2 night business trip
Exceptional 10,0
It was very good
Doubt, za1 night business trip
Exceptional 10,0
Great Stay at Illovo Hotel
Easy booking, value for money accommodation in a secured environment
Philippus A, za1 night business trip
Exceptional 10,0
Pleasant Experience at Illovo Hotel
The hotel location was perfect, The price was affordable, the room was perfect and suitable for a stay over on a business trip and very comfortable. Will definitely use the Illovo Hotel again
za1 night business trip

Illovo Hotel

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