The Residence


₤ 111 (Pps)


The Residence is a small boutique hotel in the historic suburb of Houghton in northern Johannesburg. The hotel exudes an air of quiet, charming sophistication. This is a blissful oasis in this bustling city where guests are treated with friendly service and invited to make themselves at home.

The sumptuous lounge and sitting room invite relaxation throughout the seasons. A cosy log fire is lit on chilly days, while doors open onto the long, spacious veranda which offers a cool respite in the warm summer months. Beyond is the piano bar and dining room. Take a stroll through the lush, terraced gardens, enjoy a game of tennis, or swim a few lengths in the pool.


The air-conditioned suites are generously proportioned, the interiors are luxurious, elegant and inviting. All have king-sized extra-length beds and spacious furnished balconies where you can sit back and enjoy the views over the gardens, tennis court and pools. Each suite also has an outdoor shower, outdoor bath or Jacuzzi. The en-suite bathrooms are well appointed with underfloor heating, bath and shower as well as bathrobes, slippers and hair-dryer.

Other facilities at The Residence in Johannesburg include the Spa, sauna and steam rooms. The Sky Bar on the top floor offers spectacular views over Johannesburg 's renowned urban forest towards the city skyline beyond. What better place to enjoy a sundowner? Meals are enjoyed in the breakfast room, lunch on the Koi bridge overlooking the herb garden & dinner in the small inhouse dining room with its a la carte menu.

The Residence on the map


Bed & Breakfast, Use of Sauna and steam room


Spa treatments

Family Suitability

Family-friendly all ages

Good For

Gourmet, History & Culture, Leisure, Relaxation, Shopping, Wine