InterContinental Johannesburg O.R.Tambo Airport
Start your day with a workout in our Techno-Gym overlooking the airport runway. Take comfort as the international airlines arrive in Johannesburg knowing that this ideal location gives you extra time to prepare for your day, return journey home or onward safari transfer without the headaches of traffic congestion and missed or delayed flights. Enjoy a fresh Continental breakfast from Quills Restaurant, open at 06:00 -22:00. Al fresco dining is available on the terrace where you can soak up the early morning rays of the African sun. The best way to explore any city is on foot. Enjoy a walking tour of inner city Johannesburg where you will get a chance to learn about Johannesburg and South Africa’s history. Stop off at the Carlton Centre’s also known as the “Top of Africa” which offers an exhilarating view of the skyline.
Take a visit to Constitution Hill where you will get an understanding of the shaping of our society. The Constitutional Court complex is built on the ruins of one of the most notorious prisons which was built in 1892. Mahatma Gandhi and Nelson Mandela both spent time on this prison. Steeped in history, Constitution Hill will stir something in your soul. Head to Moyo Zoo lake for lunch. Moyo is an outdoor restaurant serving delicious Pan-African cuisine accompanied by an African jazz band.
Enjoy a relaxing massage at Camelot Spa located on the 8th floor of the hotel before heading down for sundowners on Quills Terrace. Quills offers a great upmarket dining experience specialising in South African game and seafood dishes. Our wine list offers some of the best wines to be found in the country and is not to be missed. Concierge shall be delighted to assist with entertainment options in and around Johannesburg. There really is a lot on offer from township shebeens to luxury award winning restaurants and theatre. Unmistakably African in style and taste.
Johannesburg is a sprawling city, bigger that London and New York and is 1753 metres (5750 feet) above sea level. It is also considered the world's biggest man-made forest with over 10 million trees. Take time out to explore the culture, vibrance and history of one of the worlds youngest key cities.