The Residence is an extraordinary boutique hotel that is truly one of a kind where no effort has been spared in creating the most sublime surrounds to surpass your greatest expectations.
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Tourism Grading Council:  5 Star AA Quality Assurance:  Superior Portfolio:  Portfolio Member
General description

The Residence is an all-suite property situated in the heart of historic Houghton. Words do not do justice to the magnificence of the 18 suites, each has been individually designed and tastefully decorated to please the discerning few who are fortunate enough to experience these sumptuous surroundings. The air-conditioned suites are generously proportioned and designed for ultimate comfort and privacy, leading out to spacious balconies with tables, chairs and sun loungers shaded by large sun umbrellas. Here you can sit back and take in the views of the garden, tennis court and pool.

In-Room Facilities

* King size extra length beds with the finest Egyptian cotton and comfortable pillows * LCD television and DVD player with sound system * Individual DSTV decoder and iPod docking station * Complimentary access to WIFI * Direct dial (incoming and outgoing) private telephone * Hair dryer & plush bathrobes and slippers * Personal safe * Stocked mini bar with complimentary juices, soft drinks and water * Luxury room has a seating & work area - Full en suite bathroom with additional outdoor shower and outdoor bath * Luxury suite has a gas fireplace with lounge and work area- Full en suite bathroom with additional outdoor shower and outdoor bath * Luxury suite with a private jacuzzi - Full en suite bathroom with additional outdoor shower and private Jacuzzi. * All suites have an additional outdoor bath and shower * Nespresso coffee machine and tea selection with fresh milk in the minibar * An option to enjoy a selection from our exotic bath menu in five different experiences

Facilities

The Residence Spa On entering the spa on the second floor you immediately become aware that this is a serene sanctuary for indulging the senses and soothing the mind, body and soul. The two treatment rooms are built on a suspended wooden deck with the soft, rippling sounds of water running below it. This is your personal time capsule where you can enjoy traditional spa treatments or simply relax and unwind in the sauna and steam room.

Area Information

A warm, hospitable welcome awaits you at The Residence, located in the historic suburb of Houghton, which is also home to many famous residents including former President Nelson Mandela. The Virgin Active gym is a mere five minutes away from The Residence and enjoy a complimentary work out with your voucher available upon check in. The Residence is situated within minutes from the M1 highway linking Pretoria to Sandton, Melrose Arch, Rosebank and the city. Easy access to the highway and shopping malls make The Residence the ideal choice for corporate and leisure guests.

Local attractions

The Johannesburg Zoo is minutes away from The Residence as are shopping malls, restaurants and historic Herbert Baker properties.

Luxury Room
Our luxury room has airconditioning hot&cold. Large plasma television with DSTV, DVD player (sound system) & iPod docking station.Mini-bar & Nespresso machine.Full en suite bathroom with additional outdoor shower & outdoor bath.
Max Guests: 2

Luxury Suite with No Jaccuzi
Luxury suite has airconditioning & a gas fireplace with lounge. Plasma TV with DSTV, DVD player (sound system) & iPod docking station. Mini-bar .Full en suite bathroom with additional outdoor shower and outdoor bath.
Max Guests: 2

Luxury Suite with Private Jacuzzi
Luxury suite has airconditioning & gas fireplace - lounge.Plasma TV with DSTV, DVD player (sound system) & iPod docking station.Mini-bar with comp soft drinks & Nespresso machine.Full en suite bathroom with add outdoor shower&Jaccuzzi
Max Guests: 2

Madiba luxury Suite
Separate bedroom en suite Private outdoor Jacuzzi with pool loungers Outdoor shower Covered outside terrace with Jacuzzi, dining area and lounge (76sqm) Mini bar with complimentary soft drinks Nespresso machine
Max Guests: 2

Penthouse Luxury Suite
Bedroom with full ensuite and lounge area with fireplace- (40sqm) Mini bar with complimentary soft drinks Nespresso coffee machine Outside bathroom with shower and full Jacuzzi bath - (21sqm) outdoor jacuzzi and dining area on roof deck
Max Guests: 2

Pool Villa
One bedroom suite with lounge and dining area , fireplace. Private heated plunge pool. Full ensuite bathroom with add outdoor shower. Mini-bar with comp soft drinks & Nespresso machine. (75sqm and terrace of 28sqm)
Max Guests: 2

One bedroom Luxury Suite
Luxury suite has underfloor heating as well as airconditioning & gas fireplace with lounge. Plasma TV with DSTV, DVD player (sound system) & iPod docking station. Mini-bar .Full en suite bathroom with additional outdoor shower and outdoor bath.
Max Guests: 2