AtholPlace House & Villa

Johannesburg, South Africa

At a Glance

  • Boutique accommodation in the heart of Johannesburg

  • Just 30 minutes from ORTambo International and close to many of the city attractions

  • Interleading rooms perfect for families and an exclusive use villa for groups

  • Excellent in house chef and great staff

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Johannesburg has a relatively mild climate, with warm, dry summers and moderate winters. Generally dry heat which makes it relatively comfortable.

The rainy season in Johannesburg begins in October and continues through April, with intermittent mild showers occurring throughout that season. Winters are very dry, generally mild with cold clear evenings and bright, sunny days with mild to warm temperatures. Snow and rain in the winter time are almost unheard of.

Travelers interested in spending time in the area during the local events and festivals which characterize the culture there will probably find that autumn is the season to head to Johannesburg.

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The exclusive use AtholPlace Villa almost makes you feel like being in the bush it is so peaceful.

Call us on 858 345 1761 to start planning your vacation to AtholPlace House & Villa or take a look at our itineraries to Johannesburg and surrounds


AtholPlace Hotel & Villa is a 5* boutique hotel set in the heart of Johannesburg, close to Sandton and just 30 minutes from ORTambo. The property offers guests a fantastic option for both overnight stays and longer visits to this vibrant African city.

AtholPlace consists of two exclusive use properties perfect for families or groups traveling together who desire privacy. AtholPlace House is ideal for larger parties, and can sleep up to 18 with five superior suites and four deluxe suites. All nine suites have been individually designed, providing a sanctuary of comfort and tranquillity. The large suites, all with en-suite bathrooms, are extremely spacious and no suite is smaller than 50 square meters. The deluxe suites are interconnecting as well, making them ideal for families traveling with children.

AtholPlace Villa has been created to give you a temporary home of your own in the amazing City of Johannesburg. The homely space includes three Deluxe rooms each with their own full bathroom, one Junior Room en-suite (perfect for our young guests) and a superior living and dining area - accommodating a maximum of six adults and two small children. The Villa is booked on an exclusive use and fully inclusive basis.

All meals are expertly prepared in our private kitchen by our in-house chef. Sumptuous breakfasts, light lunches and dinners are served in the elegant dining area with its adjoining lounge. In addition, guests have the option of dining outside on the terrace or under the trees in the tranquil seclusion of our landscaped garden. Room service is also available at AtholPlace. Every evening guests are welcome to enjoy complimentary pre-dinner drinks and canapés, served in the library or lounge. AtholPlace is committed to ensuring the comfort of each guest visiting the hotel, providing you with refreshingly personal service and attention to detail. We offer you an unforgettable leisure experience in Johannesburg's cosmopolitan heart.

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Five Superior Suites and Four Deluxe Suites. If you'd like an exclusive use property then just next door is AtholPlace Villa, a private four bedroom villa that sleeps 6 adults and 2 children.


Lounge, Restaurant, Library and bar, Complimentary WiFi, Heated Swimming Pool, Secure Parking, 24 hour security, In room massage treatments, Gym


  • First Thursdays - Johannesburg

    On the first Thursday of every month explore the art galleries of Johannesburg until late. Inspired by the rich and complex culture of the city, cultural attractions open their doors and allow visitors to discover Johannesburg's unique history.

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Johannesburg, South Africa

Located in a quiet, leafy street in the upmarket suburb of Sandton with its many restaurants, AtholPlace is close to OR Tambo Airport and the Johannesburg city center.

Speak to our specialists 858 523 9000

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Call us on 858 345 1761 to start planning your vacation to AtholPlace House & Villa or take a look at our itineraries to Johannesburg and surrounds