Quietly elegant, this impressive and spacious accommodation is an urban sanctuary set within acres of beautiful landscaped gardens. Close attention to detail is paid to the 42 chic, upscale suites which are all decorated in unique themes ranging from French provincial to Eastern influences, and the impeccable service ensures that an intimate atmosphere is created.
Located just 4 miles from downtown Sandton with its shops, cafes, galleries and restaurants, the hotel is a favourite with locals as well as the discerning traveller and it houses an array of elegant dining experiences to cater to a range of taste buds, and a relaxing bar area. There is also a large swimming pool and a luxury spa with outdoor treatment salas which is set in a pretty Balinese garden, and the hotel is a great spot for bird watching. Johannesburg city centre is also just 12 miles away from the hotel, so a trip to visit this historic city is very easy to make.
Whether you are just spending the night or a few days, Fairlawns is a wonderful option for a stay in Johannesburg, just a 30 minute drive from the airport. Spacious, classically decorated and furnished rooms are complimented by large lounge areas and a wonderful garden. The food here is fantastic and a real highlight of any stay.
Amuse-Bouche is the property’s flagship à la carte restaurant serving sophisticated, modern cuisine with a French influence, paired with a Diamond Award Winning wine list, in a spectacular fine dining setting. The Manor House Bistro and Terrace features more casual, al fresco dining, in a contemporary setting that caters to eclectic tastes. guests can enjoy café style meals - and a Strawberry Daiquiri tea trolley serving decadent sweet treats. Morning and afternoon tea is served daily. “Into the Woods” offers a private dining experience for up to 12 guests under a chandelier in a recreation of a Birchwood forest environment. MUSE Champagne Room and Garden Atrium is a luxurious and intimate space that’s perfect for drinks for two or a small party. Choose from a selection of prestige champagnes, local sparkling varieties, fine wines and rare spirits. The adjoining atrium set in secluded gardens is the perfect place for late afternoon sundowners. The Piano Lounge is a great spot in which to enjoy live performances by local classical pianists on the Broadwood Baby Grand, as you unwind with a glass of sparkling wine before dinner.
Opulent, highly refined and distinctive, all the suites at Fairlawns Boutique Hotel have been designed to provide travellers the most unique sojourn in South Africa. Equipped with large overviewing windows, in-room bars, balconies, Wi-Fi connection and lounge, each accommodation is a masterpiece of design, art and good taste, set up to please all of its distinguished guests. All decorations, whether classic or contemporary, comprise of superior fabrics and furniture.
Perfect for a quiet and luxurious getaway from the stressful city life, the property welcomes families with kids, although its grown-up oriented amenities. However, kids under 12 are booked by arrangement with the Hotel.
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