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Hotel Description

Upscale Art Deco hotel perfect for exploring Johannesburg

City center retreat

Within a 10-minute walk of this Houghton Estate hotel, you'll find Victory Theater and Houghton Golf Club. Johannesburg Zoo and South African Museum of Military History are also within 3 miles (5 km).

18-hole golf course

This luxury hotel features a golf course, a full-service spa, and 2 restaurants. Traveling on business? Take advantage of the 6 conference rooms, business center, and airport shuttle. Enjoy the outdoor pool and perks like free valet parking and free WiFi.

Luxury Room, Golf View

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max
$124* Per night/room Oct 2 - Oct 3

Presidential Suite, 1 King Bed, Golf View

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Signature Penthouse

Bed Count 4 King Beds Maximum Occupancy 10 Max

Junior Suite, 1 King Bed

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Executive Suite, 1 King Bed

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Royal Penthouse

Bed Count 2 King Beds Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

About the The Houghton Hotel, Spa, Wellness & Golf

Location Lloys Ellis Ave, Johannesburg, Gauteng 2198

Renovations + Closures

The following facilities or services will be unavailable from January 1 2022 to September 1 2022 (dates subject to change):

  • Dining venue(s)

Property Features

The Houghton Hotel, Spa, Wellness & Golf offers its guests a full-service spa, a golf course, and an indoor pool. There are 2 restaurants on site, along with a coffee shop/café. You can enjoy a drink at one of the bars, which include a bar/lounge and a poolside bar. A free manager's reception is offered daily. A computer station is on site, and both WiFi and wired Internet are free in public spaces. Business amenities include a business center and coworking spaces. Event space at this hotel measures 43056 square feet (4000 square meters) and includes a conference center. An outdoor pool, a children's pool, and a spa tub are also featured at the luxury The Houghton Hotel, Spa, Wellness & Golf. You'll have access to the indoor pool, outdoor pool, and health club at a partner property. An airport shuttle (available 24 hours) is available for a fee. Self parking and valet parking are free. Smoking is allowed in designated areas at this 5-star Johannesburg hotel.

  • 1 building
  • 68 guestrooms or units
  • 5 levels
  • 2 dining venues
  • 43056 sq ft of conference space
  • 4000 sq m of conference space
  • Built in 2018
  • Manager's reception (free)
  • Poolside lounge chairs
  • Umbrellas for the pool
  • Conference center
  • Business facilities
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Express check-out
  • Staff is multilingual
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Front-desk safe
  • Concierge
  • Wedding services available
  • Beauty salon
  • Newspapers in lobby (free)
  • Television in lobby
  • Bellhop
  • Elevator
  • Smoking in designated areas
  • Lockers available
  • Bar or lounge
  • Coffee shop
  • Bar by the pool

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family property
  • Number of indoor pools - 1
  • Number of outdoor pools - 1
  • Children's pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Kitchen
  • Laundry facilities

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi , Free wired internet

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Free wired internet

Parking

Free self parking , Free valet parking

Transport

  • Train station: Johannesburg Park Station (9.1 km / 5.7 mi)
  • Property shuttles: Airport shuttle
  • Parking: Free valet parking and self parking

Room Amenities

The Houghton Hotel, Spa, Wellness & Golf offers 68 air-conditioned accommodations with laptop-compatible safes and bathrobes. Beds feature premium bedding. Flat-screen televisions come with satellite channels. Accommodations at this 5-star hotel have kitchens. Bathrooms include separate bathtubs and showers with hydromassage showerheads, slippers, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers. This Johannesburg hotel provides complimentary wired and wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include phones; local and long-distance calls are complimentary (restrictions may apply). In-room massages, hypo-allergenic bedding, and irons/ironing boards can be requested. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered daily.

  • In-room kitchen
  • In-room dining (24 hours)
  • Flat-screen television
  • Satellite channels
  • Luxury bedding
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding
  • Separate shower and tub
  • Hydromassage showerhead
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Nightly turndown service
  • Long distance calls (free)
  • Local calls (free)
  • Massage in room (surcharge)
  • Hair dryer
  • Laptop safe
  • Bathrobes
  • Slippers
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Telephone
  • Iron and ironing board available
  • Blackout drapes
  • Air conditioning
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • Toothbrush and toothpaste available

Food & Drink

The hotel hosts a free manager's reception daily.

The Houghton Hotel, Spa, Wellness & Golf has 2 restaurants on site.

24-hour room service is available.

Nearby Activities

Guests can play rounds at the 18-hole golf course. An indoor pool, an outdoor pool, a children's pool, and a spa tub are on site. Other recreational amenities include a steam room and a fitness center.

Children under 16 years old are not allowed in the swimming pool, health club, fitness facility, or spa tub without adult supervision.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Pilates classes on site
  • Golf driving range on site
  • Golf lessons on site
  • Fitness classes on site
  • Yoga classes/instruction on site

Spa Services

The Houghton Hotel Spa has 9 treatment rooms including rooms for couples and outdoor treatment areas. Services include deep-tissue massages, hot stone massages, sports massages, and Swedish massages. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including aromatherapy, Ayurvedic, and hydrotherapy. The spa is equipped with hot springs/mineral springs and a steam room.

The spa is open daily. Children under 18 years old are not allowed in the spa without adult supervision. Guests under 12 years old are not allowed in the spa.

  • Number of treatment rooms 9
  • Outdoor treatment areas
  • Couples treatment rooms
  • Manicures and pedicures
  • Body wraps
  • Body scrubs
  • Aromatherapy treatments
  • Thalassotherapy treatments
  • Hydrotherapy treatments
  • Ayurvedic treatments
  • Hot springs/mineral springs in spa
  • Massages
  • Body treatments
  • Facial treatments
  • Hot stone massage
  • Deep tissue massage
  • Swedish massage
  • Prenatal massage
  • Steam room in spa
  • Minimum age to access spa is 12
  • Thai massage
  • Reflexology
  • Sports massage
  • Detoxification wrap

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

  • Wheelchair-accessible on-site restaurant
  • Wheelchair-accessible lounge
  • Visual alarms in hallways
  • Handrails in stairways
  • Wheelchairs available on site
  • Well-lit path to entrance
  • Stair-free path to entrance
  • Hospital bed available
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)
  • Wheelchair accessible path of travel
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Wheelchair-accessible public washroom
  • Wheelchair accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible concierge desk
  • Assistive listening devices in meeting rooms
  • Wheelchair-accessible van parking
  • Valet for wheelchair-equipped vehicle
  • Wheelchair-accessible path to elevator
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible spa
  • Wheelchair-accessible pool
  • Wheelchair-accessible fitness center
  • Wheelchair-accessible meeting spaces/business center

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 2:00 PM
  • Check-in time ends at anytime
  • Minimum check-in age is: 18

Special check-in instructions:

This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply). Guests must contact the property with arrival details before travel, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

The Houghton Hotel, Spa, Wellness & Golf offers transfers from the airport (fees may apply). Please contact the property at the number on the booking confirmation with your arrival details prior to travel. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 10:00 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for ZAR 450 per night.

Pet Policy

  • No pets allowed, but service animals are welcome

Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed

Guests must contact this property in advance to reserve onsite parking

This property accepts credit cards, debit cards, and cash

Noise-free guestrooms cannot be guaranteed

Safety features at this property include a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, and a first aid kit

Be prepared: check the latest COVID-19 travel requirements and measures in place for this destination before you travel.

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card, or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification may be required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

Guests must contact this property in advance to reserve onsite parking. This property accepts Visa, Mastercard, American Express, Diners Club, debit cards, and cash. Noise-free guestrooms cannot be guaranteed. For guests' safety, the property includes a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, and a first aid kit in each accommodation. This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place. Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F. Personal protective equipment, including masks, will be available to guests. Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitizer. Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available.

  • Noise-free rooms not guaranteed
  • Service animals are allowed
  • Service animals are exempt from fees/restrictions
  • Staff temperature checks are conducted regularly
  • Temperature checks are available to guests
  • Bed sheets and towels are washed at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F
  • Commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant
  • Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures
  • Contactless check-out is available
  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Staff wears personal protective equipment
  • Security system
  • Protective clothing is available to guests
  • Masks are available to guests
  • Shield between guests and staff in main contact areas
  • Guests are provided with free hand sanitizer
  • Staffed front desk
  • Social distancing measures are in place
  • Contactless check-in is available
  • Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
  • Smoke detector
  • Parking height restrictions apply
  • Debit cards
  • No gap period between guest stays

Fees

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Fee for buffet breakfast: ZAR 175 for adults and ZAR 175 for children (approximately)
  • Airport shuttle fee: ZAR 780 per vehicle (one-way, maximum occupancy 4)
  • Airport shuttle fee per child: ZAR 0.00 (one-way)
  • Late check-out fee: ZAR 1000 (subject to availability)
  • Rollaway bed fee: ZAR 450 per night

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

  • Houghton Hotel
  • The Houghton Hotel Spa Wellness Golf
  • The Houghton Hotel, Spa, Wellness & Golf Hotel
  • The Houghton Hotel, Spa, Wellness & Golf Johannesburg
  • The Houghton Hotel, Spa, Wellness & Golf Hotel Johannesburg

You should know

  • Pool access available from 9:00 AM to 6:00 PM.
  • Reservations are needed for golf tee times and massage services. For reservations, contact the hotel before arrival using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

National Rating

Quality Graded by the Tourism Grading Council of South Africa (TGCSA) – South Africa's official quality assurance organization.

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Frequently Asked Questions

*Price based on the lowest price found within past 24 hours and based upon one night stay for two adults over the next thirty days. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.