This area is still known as the East Rand with Ekhureleni (place of peace in Tsonga) metro as the main local government body. It incorporates a number of municipalities – Alberton, Bedfordview, Benoni, Boksburg & Brakpan, Edenvale, Germiston, Kempton Park; further east and south are Nigel & Daveyton, Katlehong, Tembisa & Vosloorus.
This is the home of O.R. Tambo International Airport (previously Johannesburg International). If you are in transit or need overnight accommodation look no farther than the listings below. It is also convenient as it places you right in the middle of the centre of the financial and commercial hub of South Africa. The municipality is an important manufacturing centre in South Africa, and has been described as "the workshop of the country". Although many of these establishments are a mere 10 km from ORT International Airport it gives you access to the Greater Johannesburg area.
Ekurhuleni boasts a total of 16 Golf Courses including the Glendower Golf Course, rated No 8 in South Africa. Within close proximity is a real shopper's paradise with high-end shopping centres throughout the region - Eastgate Shopping Centre in Bedfordview, Greenstone Shopping Centre in Edenvale, East Rand Mall in Boksburg, Lakeside Mall in Benoni, Alberton City Mall. And for entertainment there is no shortage of restaurants to suit all pockets, two casino complexes – Carnival City in Boksburg and Emperor's Palace just a few minutes' drive from ORT. There's also one of the well-known Barnyard theatres at East Rand Mall. Your best guide to the area is to consult the host where you're staying.
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Woodpecker's Inn is an upmarket 3 star Bed & Breakfast guesthouse situated in Kempton Park, 15 minutes drive from the OR Tambo International Airport. Guests are received in ultimate luxury and service excellence. Woodpecker's Inn Guest House opened in May 2008 and provides accommodation to international, corporate travellers and families. Our staff are more than willing to assist you where possible to make you feel comfortable and at home.
At Woodpecker's Inn we pride ourselves in offering you a four star property at 3 star rates that simply make your life easier.
Located in Selection Park, a quiet suburb of Springs and facing the Springs Country Club, Ambassador Guest House is the perfect choice for a peaceful stay.
There are 8 rooms, each equipped with WIFI, a TV receiving 10 channels, a safe, air conditioning/heater, bar fridge, a solid writing/dressing table, a comfortable lounge suite, extra length King size bed or extra length twin beds, percale linen, radio alarm clock, hairdryer, electric shaver plugs, courtesy tea and coffee, en-suite bathroom with shower or bath and shower, luxury bath sheets, complimentary bath products.
Safe inside parking, dinners on request.
Augusta Villa St. Pio's is conveniently located in Edenglen - Edenvale. Less than 8 minutes from OR Tambo International Airport with easy access to all major motorways. Edenglen has security access and entry points so you will feel safe in this boomed-off upmarket suburb. Augusta Villa St.Pio's offers affordable accommodation with emphasis on hygiene and cleanliness that only the personal homely touch can afford. There is a Virgin Active gym less than 3 kms away and restaurant eating facilities for those who prefer eating out. We have 3 fully furnished twin rooms with bathrooms en-suite. Three fully furnished double rooms with bathroom/showers and two fully furnished single rooms with bathroom/showers. TV's, air-conditioning and bar fridge in all rooms. Wireless internet throughout. Use of pool in the summer months. Entertainment area. Dedicated smoking area..
Owner managed guest house and famous for our breakfasts. Stay for the night or enjoy discounted rates and stay for a while. Located 10km from OR Tambo International Airport, 15km from Sandton and 25km from Pretoria. Offering 7 units overlooking the garden, all with en-suite bathrooms, DSTV, fridge and free internet. Secure parking with remote entry. Easy access to all major highways and the CBD. 2kms from the Greenstone Mall and Stone Ridge shopping hub. Only 5 minutes from a wide range of excellent restaurants, sports bars and casinos.
Birdview Guesthouse features a luxury 2 bedroom English country cottage that is set in a woodland garden with abundant bird life. Self-catering or meals by arrangement. Close to the Johannesburg International Airport, shopping malls, golf courses and central to all areas in Gauteng.
Hosted by: Jenny and Dave
Tel: +27 (0)11 849 2042
Mobile: +27 (0)83 749 9294
Fax: +27 (0)11 579 8054
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Bit O'Bush Bed & Breakfast
BIT O' BUSH BED & BREAKFAST in Kempton Park is a modern B&B situated a mere 3 kilometres from OR Tambo International Airport and very close to shops, supermarkets, salons, entertainment centres and sport facilities. Bit O' Bush is close to all main routes into South Africa and Africa and is the ideal 'home base' from where to explore the treasures and sights of South Africa and Africa. The location near OR Tambo International Airport makes it the ideal place to rest or stop over after a long flight and to connect to another flight or to proceed onto a safari into Africa. The spacious and modern en-suite guest rooms at Bit O' Bush are uniquely appointed, comfortable and family friendly with private entrances from patios or decks. Set in a tranquil, 'bush veld', bird friendly garden with indigenous trees and swimming pool.
Dunvegan Execu Lodge is a four star luxury guesthouse graded by the Tourism Grading Council of South Africa.We are conveniently situated in the tranquil residential area of Dunvegan (Edenvale), with easy access to the N3, N12 and R24. O.R Tambo International Airport is 10 minutes from us and we are close to major shopping centers, golf courses, restaurants and entertainment centers. Dunvegan Execu Lodge is in a secure boomed off area that is patrolled. This private guesthouse is owner run and is ideally suited for the discerning business and leisure travelers. We offer four non-smoking suites. Each suit has its own unique character with superb finishes. All rooms have their own private entrance, television with mnet, tea tray, air-conditioner, bar fridge and digital safe.
Exclusive accommodation for the decerning businessman and tourist. Spacious, beautiful decorated & luxury suites with large en-suites bathrooms. The bedrooms include: Television, M-Net, DSTV, Radio, Tee & Coffe facilities
and bar fridge. The Colourful garden add to the tranquil atmosphere with a swimming pool trampoline and braai facilities. Located just six minutes drive from OR Tambo International Air Port & centrally situated for access to Johannesburg, Sandton, Pretoria and Midrand.
Free shuttle service to and from Johannesburg international Airport.
Welcome... to the Gateway Guest House which is conveniently situated on the Benoni/Kempton Park border and is approximately 10 minutes from OR Tambo International Airport. This popular purpose-built guest house offers secure, pleasant and affordable accommodation. The guest house is situated in large grounds with an abundance of bird life. Now you can enjoy country living with the convenience of the city close at hand. We are located close to two major highways, giving easy access to Johannesburg and Pretoria. For the shopper we are close to three large shopping malls, all of which contain many shops, cinemas, restaurants and nightclubs.
Located in a secure residential area, overlooking the 13th hole of Glendower Golf Course, our 4-Star Tourism Grading Council graded Glendower View Guest House offers corporate travellers, overseas guests and visitors to Johannesburg a tranquil and comfortable stay in one of our 10 contemporary African style-decorated luxury non-smoking rooms. Each room is equipped with its own workspace and full Wi-Fi connectivity. All rooms have their own DSTV-connection and LCD flat-screen and are fitted with digital safes, hair dryers, complimentary hospitality trays, up-market amenities, superior linen, comfortable quality mattresses and mini-bar. Parking is on-site and a security guard is on duty 24/7.
Ideally situated in the quiet suburb of Kenleaf, East of Johannesburg.
Greenfig Guesthouse offers boutique accommodation to business executives, international
and local tourists alike. Nestled in a cul-de sac offering comfortable bed and breakfast suites in a relaxed tranquil setting. A "Home away from Home ”where Guests can unwind at the swimming pool, soak in the Jacuzzi or enjoy sundowners shaded by our famous “Fig tree “ in the garden pub.
With a variety of rooms styles to choose from our well-appointed en-suite bed bedrooms overlooking the garden or tucked away in the front. A choice of DSTV, MNET and local channels to choose from, will make your stay comfortably unforgettable. All our units are fully equipped with hotel amenities, hospitality tray and luxury bedding. Serviced daily, with a number of additional services offered, such as Honesty bar, Entertainment room, laundry, free Wi-Fi, or office facilities at your disposal your every need is taken care of.
Enjoy a Continental or full English breakfast served daily, while lunch and dinner can be supplied on pre-order. Guests are rest assured a comprehensive menu of truly South African home cooked meals.
Close to Carnival Mall and Casino, our guests need not travel far. With a variety of excellent restaurants, entertainment and shopping experience a mere minute’s away. Shuttle services can be arranged, safe and secure parking on site is also available.
Greenfig Guest house welcomes you to Brakpan in style.
House of Bethel is a home-style bed and breakfast situated 10 minutes away from the OR Tambo International Airport. Located in the secure and quiet suburb of Esther Park, Kempton Park. It is within easy reach of two shopping malls, Greenstone and Festival Mall, with two golf courses nearby. 24 hour internet access is available. Breakfast is included and other meals can be prepared on request. Prices range from R350. Our private cottage is R500 p/n and consists of 2 bedrooms, shower and toilet, private kitchen and lounging area. Transfers to and from the airport can be arranged but is subject to owner availability.
Set in panoramic gardens on the original old farm of Terenure in Kempton Park , Le Chateau Guest House and Conference Centre offers easy access to Johannesburg International Airport , Midrand, Johannesburg and Pretoria .
Graded as a 4-star Guest House by the Tourism Grading Council of South Africa, Le Chateau is set in a panoramic garden on the original old farm of Terenure in Kempton Park . Your hosts take pride in their professionalism and the versatility of the facilities they offer. You can look forward to a warm welcome, superb hospitality and absolute confidence that your function will be an outstanding success. We have 14 rooms, a conference Room and Function venue.
Situated in Kempton Park , Le Chateau Guesthouse offers easy access to OR Tambo International Airport , Midrand, Johannesburg and Pretoria and is conveniently placed to service the surrounding industrial areas. Your safety is important to us therefore you must know that Le Chateau is in an enclosed/security area, surrounded with High walls and an electric fence.
Hosted by: Jeanné en Marius Marais
Tel: +27 (0)11 393 4949
Mobile: +27 (0)82 3787 550
Fax: +27 (0)11 393 4947
E-mail: Click here Website: www.lechateau.co.za
Nkanga Lodge is a 4 Star guest lodge located 8km's from OR Tambo Airport in close proximity to all major shopping, entertainment and business amenities. 10 suites set on 11 acres of beautifully landscaped gardens with secure off street parking. All rooms are en suite with separate entrances, TV's, hospitality trays and air conditioning or ceiling fans. Breakfasts are served daily and dinners are on request. Office facilities and free airport transfers for all residing guest's and excursions to places of interest can be arranged. We cater for all corporate and private functions. 'Arrive as a guest leave as a friend'
Renates Heim is situated in a security complex in Meyersdal. Each room has DSTV and bar fridge with ceiling fan and one room has got air-conditioning. The rooms have bathrooms en-suite. The guests have access into the beautiful garden where they can relax at the gazebo with refreshments. Breakfast is served in the dining room with full view of the garden. Close to shops.
This owner run guest lodge epitomises warm hospitality and service excellence. From secure parking to a large inviting swimming pool, all set in a beautiful garden that offers privacy to guests and is a tranquil place to relax. The stylish rooms include televisions with SABC/ETV channels and M-Net. A courtesy coffee/tea tray will quench the thirst. Home styled breakfasts are served in our separate dining room. There are many restaurants, take-aways and shopping facilities in and around our area for your convenience. An additional benefit is that all our rooms have self-catering as an option.
The Nymphe Cottage in Kensington offers quality furnished accommodation at an affordable price.
A comfortable, cosy cottage, suitable for business and leisure travellers that offers the following:
Bathroom - shower only,
TV - family bouquet DStv channels,
Tea/coffee making facilities,
Semi-self catering facilities - kettle, small microwave oven, mini fridge
Laundry - washing machine, drying rack, iron & ironing board.
One off-street parking for a small vehicle behind a garage door
University of Johannesburg - Doornfontein Campus,
Kensington Life Rehabilitation,
Bedford Gardens Hospital,
Metrobus routes to the city centre and Park Station.
Shops, banks, restaurants and postal services within walking distance.
Villa Stella is an establishment which has been graded as a four star Bed & Breakfast by the TGCSA and GHASA and is AA approved. Situated in the enclosed suburb of Elma Park, Edenvale, its location is ideal for the business person who needs to be central to Edenvale or the East Rand, near to the airport and Johannesburg city centre. The OR Tambo International Airport (ORTIA) in Johannesburg is approximately 7 minutes drive away.