Rivonia Premier Lodge is a charming country-style guest house situated in a quiet cul-de-sac, within a security area. Attractive, well-equipped rooms, each with its own entrance, nestle amongst trees in a large rambling garden. The tranquil setting, the generous breakfasts, the sparkling pool and the abundant bird life are what make for a warm, memorable stay.
Strategically located in Sandton, north of Johannesburg, Rivonia Premier Lodge offers easy access to all major highways and is within easy reach of the Mall of Africa, Sandton City,the Sandton Convention Centre, Gallagher Estate, Montecasino and Sunninghill and Morningside Clinics (transfers available). Rivonia Premier Lodge lies within walking distance of the Rivonia shopping centre, numerous restaurants, coffee shops, the Gautrain bus-stops, major banks and an upmarket gym.
With 50 en-suite units, we offer bed-sitters and double rooms with coffee and tea making facilities. Each unit has a microwave and bar fridge. Seven family-units are also available for couples with children. We offer secure parking on site, an Internet workstation, complimentary WiFi and DSTV (the hotel bouquet). Dinners (by arrangement) are served Mondays to Thursdays.
A fully equipped Business Centre, which seats 22, can be rented by firms wishing to hold smaller conferences or business meeting. Catering can be provided.
Rivonia Premier Lodge offers the ideal 'home away from home' for businesspersons, leisure travellers, wedding groups and out-of-town shoppers.
A delicious buffet Health Breakfast is served in the dining room / patio overlooking the pool and includes fresh fruit, fruit juice, yoghurt, cereals, toast / muffins, marmalade / jams and tea / coffee and cooked breakfast to order.
All rooms are fully serviced and offer the following:
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Rivonia Premier Lodge is strategically located with easy access (4 min drive) to the major highways, and within walking distance of the Rivonia Business Centre.
Rivonia is home to some of the best restaurants in Johannesburg. For those seeking entertainment, there are theatres, cinemas, clubs and coffee shops within easy driving distance from the Rivonia Premier Lodge.
Our guesthouse is ideal for out-of-town shoppers, theatre goers, conference delegates, golfers and guests attending weddings or family events in the Sandton area. The Planet Fitness Gym is a 2 minute drive from our gate.
We cater for both the businessperson on a short or extended business trip or the visitor requiring peace and tranquility after a busy day in the city. OR Tambo Airport ( previously Johannesburg International Airport): 27km (25 min drive on highway).
Mall of Africa: 8km
Sandton City: 8km
Sunninghill Clinic: 3km
Morningside Clinic: 5km
Johannesburg CBD: 20km
Rivonia Shopping Centre and over 20 restaurants: 1-1,5km (walking distance)
Some Places to Visit
Liliesleaf Farm, where Nelson Mandela lived for a number of years and posed as the gardener. This award winning interactive museum is a 'must' for those interested in South African history. 3 minute drive.
Cradle of Humankind Heritage Site: Discovery of Mrs Ples 2,5 million years old in Sterkfontein Caves - 45 minutes drive.
Pilanesberg Game Reserve: See the big 5 in South Africa's most captivating natural park - 1 hr 45 min drive.
Cheetah Park: See the elusive animals in natural surrounds - 1 hr drive.
Lion Park: Africa's pride - 30 min.
Soweto: Township with a population of over 2 million - 30 min drive.
Gold Reef City: Go down a gold mine and see gold being poured - 30 min drive.
Montecasino: Entertainment centre - 15 min drive.
Rosebank Rooftop Market (Sundays) for a taste of Africa - 20 min drive.
Bryanston Organic Market - 5 min drive.