The Residence Johannesburg


Boutique city stay

In the historical suburb of Houghton a short way north of central Johannesburg, The Residence is a modern boutique hotel ideal for a short stopover in South Africa’s largest city.

There are 18 sizable and stylish suites looking over verdant gardens, tennis courts and the swimming pool. The Residence also features a fine restaurant, sumptuous spa and a rooftop terrace enjoying a spectacular vista across the ‘Jozi’ skyline.


At a glance

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  • Restaurant

  • Swimming pool

  • Spa and gym

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