Destination guide

The captivating city of Sandton awaits you

The area's entertainment and opera are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Sandton. Travellers to this trendy city praise the shopping, cafes and safari tours. Sandton Convention Centre and Sandton City Mall are just a couple of the must-see attractions. Whether you're planning a family holiday, a trip with friends or a romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of holiday homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.


Activities and attractions in and around Sandton

Do you want to find things to do in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Sandton a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. Here are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Montecasino (3.5 mi / 5.6 km)
  • Johannesburg Zoo (7.5 mi / 12.1 km)
  • Lion Park (8.8 mi / 14.2 km)
  • Montecasino Bird Gardens (3.5 mi / 5.7 km)
  • Leeukop Golf Course (3.9 mi / 6.2 km)
  • Kyalami Racetrack (4.7 mi / 7.6 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Sandton

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Sandton is a great place to get out in nature. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Lesedi Cultural Village (18.5 mi / 29.8 km)
  • Delta Park (5.1 mi / 8.2 km)
  • James and Ethel Grey Park (5.6 mi / 9 km)
  • Zoo Lake Park (6.7 mi / 10.8 km)
  • Johannesburg Botanical Garden (6.9 mi / 11.1 km)
  • Northcliff Ridge Ecopark (7.7 mi / 12.3 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Sandton

The nearest airport is in Johannesburg (HLA-Lanseria), located 11.7 mi (18.8 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could also fly into Johannesburg (JNB-O.R. Tambo Intl.), which is 12.3 mi (19.8 km) away.

If you prefer train travel, the main station is Johannesburg Sandton Station.

Where to stay near Sandton?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 310 holiday rentals near Sandton. From 58 Houses to 149 Condos/Apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Sandton for a long holiday or a weekend break is on Stayz.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Sandton?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday rentals for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Sandton:

  • Fourways: 26 holiday homes
  • Bryanston: 31 holiday homes
  • Parkmore: 18 holiday homes
  • Johannesburg: 260 holiday homes
  • Rosebank: 15 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Sandton?

Stayz offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places in Sandton. From Stayz travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Morningside Mediclinic: 339 holiday rentals
  • Hyde Park Corner: 338 holiday rentals
  • Johannesburg Sandton Station: 338 holiday rentals
  • Life Fourways Hospital: 325 holiday rentals
  • Wanderers Stadium: 338 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Sandton listed on Stayz where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Sandton?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 58 Houses in Sandton. Our other popular types of Sandton holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 149 holiday houses
  • Villas: 3 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 24 holiday houses

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Cottages and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Sandton?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 121 holiday homes with pool available in Sandton. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.