The Residence

Johannesburg, South Africa

About The Residence

Striped deckchairs, brilliant bougainvilleas and a cerulean pool are synonymous with The Residence.

Located in the upmarket Houghton Estate region, the award-winning boutique hotel in Johannesburg attracts both guests and locals thanks to its multiple amenities on site and nearby golf courses.

The Residence has lavishly decorated interiors with sweeping chandeliers, rich leather armchairs and glints of gold. Small details amidst the grandeur give the Piano Lounge, Boat Lounge and Ballroom a sense of being a home away from home, while perfectly manicured lawns greet guests outside.

With plenty on offer at the hotel, guests staying at The Residence can enjoy using the tennis court, relaxing at one of the three swimming pools or heading to the spa for a luxurious treatment.

Why We Love The Residence

  • The picture-perfect setting of this top hotel in Johannesburg boasts a beautiful blue pool framed by a vivid green lawn and drooping bougainvilleas laden with flowers.
  • With one of the most extensive spa menus, The Residence Spa offers its guests a broad range of rejuvenating treatments.
  • With the Houghton golf course in close proximity, golf enthusiasts will enjoy staying at The Residence. The hotel arranges private, luxury shuttles for guests to and from the greens.

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Activities at The Residence

  The Residence Restaurant

  The Spa

  Tennis Court

  The Pantry

Highlights from The Residence

  Enjoying incredibly relaxing treatments at the spa.

 Drinking cocktails while reading by the pool in the summer sun.

  Listening to the piano beside a crackling fire.

Pool at The Residence
Exterior form pool at The Residence
Pool at The Residence
Lounge at The Residence
Exterior from tennis court of The Residence

Enjoy your stay at The Residence

Opulent and serene, The Residence is a luxury take on the ‘home away from home’. Guests can delight in a multitude of experiences at the hotel, and enjoy excursions to a number of Johannesburg’s attractions and prestigious golf courses nearby.

Breakfast at the The Residence Restaurant

The Residence Restaurant

Serving breakfast, lunch and dinner daily, the restaurant features an elegant dining space and exceptional gourmet offerings. Each culinary creation is lovingly designed to showcase the best South African ingredients.
Exterior of the Spa at The Residence

The Spa

Situated amidst the flowers, the exclusive spa offers undisturbed serenity with state-of-the-art facilities, including a Couple’s Suite, Private Spa Suite, tranquillity lounge, hydro-steam room and sauna.
Golf course at the Houghton Golf Club

Houghton Golf Club

The Houghton Golf Club, a world-class course that’s hosted no fewer than eight SA Open Events, lies almost adjacent to The Residence. Here, guests can tee off and enjoy a beautiful 18 holes, set amidst a proclaimed bird sanctuary.

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