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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. 
Grand Chateau Suite

20 suites are set within the Grand Chateau and offer boutique interiors with a large seating area, dressing table and modern finishes. 


Courtyard Suites

Gracefully sweeping around the sunny courtyard, 12 courtyard suites offer luxury amenities and elegant touches of glamour. Spacious bathrooms have a separate bath and shower and there is a fireplace in each room. 


Villa Suites

Overlooking the landscaped garden and tranquil swimming pool area, the six villa suites all have a working fireplace and large en suite bathroom. Enjoy a dining and seating area, as well as elegant interior design. 


Tree House Suites

Views of the lush treetops are greeted by beautiful chic interiors, as well as a kitchen, lounge, dining room and en suite, making it ideal for families. 

Maison Spa Suites

Two large bedrooms have elegant furnishings and beautiful views, as well as spacious en suite bathrooms. There is also a kitchen, study, lounge and dining room. 

Villa Moji

Two large bedrooms have elegant furnishings and beautiful views, as well as spacious en suite bathrooms. There is also a kitchen, study, lounge and dining room. 

Sovereign Experiences


South Africa Rovos Journey

Step back in time for a luxury rail journey through the ever-changing landscapes of South Africa

Experience the best of the wonderful landscapes of South Africa and step back in time for a luxury rail journey. This is the perfect holiday for first time visitors to South Africa, as well as those wanting to experience something different.

View the South Africa Rovos Journey itinerary

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Diana Barrell
willieb899, Johannesburg, South Africa
Tripadvisor review Dec 03 2018
The spa was disappointing. The therapists were competent and the treatments average but little details like the towels were minuscule, the snacks tired and minimal. The pool/resting area (the steam...
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Travel back in time...vintage Fairlawns Boutique Hotel and Spa
cherylkerama, London, United Kingdom
Tripadvisor review Nov 25 2018
Enter ancient architecture in a quiet atmosphere.English manor styled with Roman accents. The food could do with more variety especially breakfast which is monotonous. Rooms are very spacious so...
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