The Saxon redefines the ultimate in luxurious African elegance. From the moment you arrive at this magnificent home away from home within its breathtakingly landscaped garden setting, you are enveloped in a world that belies its close proximity to Sandton, Johannesburg’s prestigious business hub. Here time ceases to be relevant. No intrusions, no interruptions, while your every wish is met with discreet service that leaves nothing to be desired. The architectural design has made extensive use of water features, the central point being the spectacular infinity swimming pool. The stately entrance hall exudes an air of majesty, with its feature staircase sweeping around a huge glass dome that allows an abundant flow of natural light. Looking towards the piano lounge, smoking library and dining room, there are magnificent contemporary African artefacts.
Accommodation at the Saxon is designed to satisfy the most discerning tastes. The 24 suites have large bay windows overlooking the rolling landscaped gardens or pool area, with latticed shutters ensuring quiet privacy. Each suite is equipped with large-screen television, VCR and DVD player, together with state-of-the-art surround-sound music systems and fully equipped workstations, complete with multi-telephone, fax and wireless on demand Internet access
The restaurant at the Saxon redefines the ultimate destination in fine dining where time stands still. Tastefully decorated with understated elegance, guests are invited to savour superb delicacies. The wine cellars, with their enchanting ambience that exudes a rich cultural heritage, also serve as exclusive dining areas for couples or small groups accompanied by a bottle of vintage wine from some of the world’s most renowned estates. The dining library houses an eclectic collection of reading material and is another ideal venue for hosting private dinner parties. World-class chefs ensure that guests are catered for with personalised cuisine prepared and presented to perfection with minute attention paid to every detail.
The Signature Sound Therapy uses gongs, cymbals, singing bowls and bells, offering a holistic experience that incorporates Colour Therapy for enhanced effectiveness and total relaxation. The Saxon Spa and Studio offers a full menu of Spa Treatments, from Massages, Customised Facials, Spa Manicures and Pedicures, to some exclusive treatments, practised by top therapists in their fields to rejuvenate and revitalise the mind, body and soul. The outside Sensational Showers have been designed around nature’s dramatically opposing elements of fire and water. The outdoor wooden deck offers a peaceful retreat where guests can relax and enjoy the discreet, personalised service.
From R 3,200.00 per person sharing per night incl. of breakfast
Children over 12 are welcome