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Fairlawns Boutique Hotel & Spa

South Africa, Sandton

  • A boutique hotel in secluded, tranquil gardens Fairlawns is the perfect place to relax
  • Use the hotel as a base to explore Johannesburg and the surrounding Game Reserves
  • An onsite spa offers relaxing treatments and therapies
  • Enjoy gourmet dining and a champagne bar with eclectic and elegant interiors


Offering spectacular interior décor and a wide range of amenities, Fairlawns is the perfect place to relax in Johannesburg. From here you can explore the city or the nearby nature reserves, or simply sit back and relax with a visit to the spa. Wander through the hotel’s shady green gardens before taking a dip in the swimming pool.

Mealtimes include world class gourmet dishes served up in the hotel’s Amuse Bouche Restaurant as well as the quirky bistro. Relax in the evening and enjoy the sunset over a cocktail or take in the delicate interiors of your room or suite.


Bars & Restaurants

Muse Champagne Room by Laurent Perrier-Jouët

With resplendent 1920s glamour and a contemporary courtyard enjoy delicious champagne and cocktails, ideal for sundowners over the sunset. 

Manor House Bistro

Eclectic interiors and a beautiful outdoor terrace are the ideal place to enjoy afternoon tea, classic café meals and champagne. 

Amuse-Bouche Food & Wine

Glamorous and modern interiors and large windows offer a relaxing dining environment with sophisticated cuisine and an excellent selection of wines. 

Beach & Pools

Swimming Pool

Set within luxuriously manicured gardens the shaded and tranquil swimming pool is surrounded by loungers and lush flora. 

Spa & Wellness

Spa at Fairlawns


Relax with a range of Asian inspired therapies and treatments, including massages, facials, manicures and more. 



About the location
A thriving city full of wonderful amenities and activities, as well as gourmet cuisine and chic bars where foodies will love choosing from a wide range of cuisines. Spend your days enjoying the many amenities at the Fairlawns hotel or exploring the vibrant city. 
Alternatively, use Fairlawns as a base from which to enjoy safaris and trips to game reserves where you’ll find some of South Africa’s magnificent creatures. Rovos Rail Station is just under an hour away by car and is home to the steam train which will take you on a magnificent journey through South Africa’s fantastic landscapes. 
Transfer time
Fairlawns is just over 30 minutes away from Johannesburg International Airport. 
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Friend weekend outing not a place to stay over again
Saras M, Johannesburg, South Africa
Tripadvisor review Oct 07 2018
Beautiful settings, lack of service and attention to detail. The rooms have been revamped and very tastefully done. The maintenance and checking before guests have access to their rooms is s9mthing...
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Lovely hotel
Edgar P,
Tripadvisor review Sep 28 2018
We stayed for two nights and loved our stay! The room was beautiful and every detail was perfect. Food and breakfast were not impressing though. We had a terrific Day SPA experience so we would...
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