ECOTEL Southgate

2.5 star property
No-frills Johannesburg South guesthouse with outdoor pool

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ECOTEL Southgate

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Bathroom shower
Outdoor pool

Overview of ECOTEL Southgate

7,0 out of 10 Good
7,0/10 Good

Property highlights

  • Pool
  • Free parking
  • Free WiFi
  • 24/7 front desk
12 Main Street, Meredale, Southgate, Johannesburg South, Gauteng, 2091
Main amenities
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Outdoor pool
  • Breakfast available
  • Room service
  • Terrace
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Garden
  • Barbecue grills
  • Tour/ticket assistance
Feel at home
  • Television
  • Garden
  • Terrace
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Barbecue grill(s)
  • Free self parking

Room options

Family Quadruple Room

  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 Double Beds

Luxury Double Room

  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Queen Bed

Family Room, Ensuite

  • Sleeps 3
  • 1 Queen Bed and 1 Twin Bed

Standard Room, 1 Queen Bed, Shared Bathroom

  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Queen Bed

Deluxe Room

  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Double Bed

About this area

What's nearby

  • Gold Reef City - 6 min drive
  • Johannesburg Zoo - 11 min drive
  • Melrose Arch Shopping Centre - 15 min drive
  • Sandton City Mall - 19 min drive
  • Nelson Mandela Square - 19 min drive

Getting around

  • O.R. Tambo Intl. Airport (JNB) - 34 min drive
  • Lanseria Intl. Airport (HLA) - 53 min drive
  • Johannesburg Park Station - 19 min drive
  • Johannesburg Sandton Station - 27 min drive


  • Tinties Pub and Restaurant - 17 min walk
  • KFC - 9 min walk
  • Nando's - 15 min walk
  • Cubana Lounge - 12 min walk
  • McDonald's - 14 min walk

About this property

ECOTEL Southgate

When you stay at ECOTEL Southgate, you'll be within a 10-minute drive of Gold Reef City. Guests can enjoy the outdoor pool, and English breakfast is available daily. Other features include a terrace and a garden.


Afrikaans, English, Portuguese, Zulu

At a glance

Hotel size

  • 10 rooms


  • Check-in time from 2 PM - midnight
  • Minimum check-in age: 18
  • Check-out time is 10 AM

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions

Special check-in instructions

  • Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Required at check-in

  • Cash deposit required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required
  • Minimum check-in age is 18


  • No cribs (infant beds)


  • Pets not allowed


  • Free WiFi in public areas


  • Free onsite self parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking on site

Other information

  • Designated smoking areas

Property amenities

Food and drink

  • English breakfast (surcharge) each morning 6:30 AM–10 AM
  • Barbecue grills
  • Room service


  • 24-hour front desk
  • Tour/ticket assistance


  • Garden
  • Terrace
  • An outdoor pool


  • In-room accessibility (select rooms)
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Grab bar near toilet

Room amenities

Be entertained

  • Television

Sleep well

  • Soundproofed rooms

Freshen up

  • Towels

Stay connected

  • Desk


  • Daily housekeeping

Fees & policies

Optional extras

  • English breakfast is offered for an extra charge of approximately ZAR 69.95 per person


This property only accepts cash.

Also known as

ECOTEL Southgate Guesthouse Johannesburg South
ECOTEL Southgate Guesthouse
ECOTEL Southgate Johannesburg South
ECOTEL Southgate Guesthouse
ECOTEL Southgate Johannesburg South
ECOTEL Southgate Guesthouse Johannesburg South

Frequently asked questions

Does ECOTEL Southgate offer free cancellation for a full refund?
Yes, ECOTEL Southgate 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.
Is there a pool at ECOTEL Southgate?
Yes, there's an outdoor pool.
Are pets allowed at ECOTEL Southgate?
Sorry, pets aren't allowed.
Is parking offered on site at ECOTEL Southgate?
Yes, there's free self parking.
What are the check-in and check-out times at ECOTEL Southgate?
You can check in from 2 PM - midnight. Check-out time is 10 AM.
Is there an onsite casino at ECOTEL Southgate?
No, this guesthouse doesn't have a casino, but Gold Reef City (6-min drive) is nearby.
What is there to do at ECOTEL Southgate and nearby?
ECOTEL Southgate has an outdoor pool and a garden.
What's the area around ECOTEL Southgate like?
ECOTEL Southgate is located a short 13-minute walk from Southgate Mall.







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Property conditions & facilities


6/10 Good

Cleanliness was the problem
Angelinah, 1-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

leon, 1-night business trip
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4/10 Fair

Zamafuze, 2-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

A weekend to remember.
My stay was excellent and the lady at reception was very friendly and welcoming, the only suggestion I have is the prking it just need a shelter to protect our cars from the weather conditions.
Veronica, 1-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

The welcoming staff and great price was a refreshing experience
1-night trip with friends
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2/10 Poor

Not good at all
I paid online as I seen the hotel advertised then while I was done paid,I got an email saying my payment is being approved, I went there by the hotel they told me I never paid though I showed them that after paying I received am email approving my payment they keep on saying we need to confirm While they were busy confirming I don't know where,I was standing at the reception for 2 hours en I was tired I wanted to sleep Advising people not to pay online that ecotel hotel about me,I will never go back to spend my nyt at that hotel
thando, 1-night trip
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