Southern Sun OR Tambo


Elegant hideaway 500m from OR Tambo

Your cross-continent adventure awaits and you have finally set foot on the soil of South Africa. Sadly, the soil is Johannesburg’s OR Tambo International Airport, the hour is late, and you can only catch your connecting flight in the morning. Can’t fathom the idea of a night spent sleeping on awkward airport benches? Not to worry – OR Tambo’s Southern Sun is less than 1 km from the airport and your ideal overnight destination. 

With easy access to the Gautrain, the province’s high-speed shuttle, visitors can hop aboard and spend a morning conveniently and swiftly taking in the sites. The hotel is less than 10 minutes from the nearest shopping mall and less than 30 minutes from Johannesburg’s CBD. 

Southern Sun has 366 stylish and convenient en-suite bedrooms. Guests can choose between their Standard, Superior, and Executives Rooms. All come equipped with a TV, telephone, complimentary Wi-Fi, hairdryer, electronic safe, air conditioning, porter service, wake-up facility, and tea/coffee-making facilities. The hotel has an outdoor pool, on-site gym, fully equipped business centre, as well as Caroline’s Day Spa and Bernoulli’s Restaurant serving Mediterranean-inspire cuisine.

  • Less than 1km from OR Tambo Airport, 21km from Johannesburg’s CBD, and 6.6km from East Rand Mall
  • Complimentary airport shuttle between the airport and the hotel while the Gautrain bus stops directly outside the hotel and takes guests to the nearest Gautrain station 
  • Wake-up service ensures guests will never miss their flight 
  • Stylish and convenient stopover while heading towards or going home from your dream holiday 
Restaurant on premises Gym Bedrooms all have satellite TV Secure parking Swimming pool Wheelchair access WIFI


Southern Sun OR Tambo
Airport Area
South Africa

Picture: a late flight, your connecting is only the next day, and the idea of a night spent sleeping on awkward airport benches is unappealing, to say the least. Southern Sun OR Tambo International Airport Hotel is the perfect stop for the weary businessman or excited traveller as they overnight before their next destination. 

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