Birchwood Hotel and OR Tambo Conference Centre

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Outdoor pool, open 7:00 AM to 7:00 PM, pool umbrellas, pool loungers
Outdoor pool, open 7:00 AM to 7:00 PM, pool umbrellas, pool loungers
Outdoor pool, open 7:00 AM to 7:00 PM, pool umbrellas, pool loungers
Premium bedding, in-room safe, laptop workspace, iron/ironing board

Overview of Birchwood Hotel and OR Tambo Conference Centre

Birchwood Hotel and OR Tambo Conference Centre

4.0 star property

4.2/5 Very good

Guests rated this property 4.3/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
  • Air conditioning
  • Spa
  • Restaurant

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
  • 24-hour vacancy between guest room stays
  • Hand sanitiser provided
Map
44 Viewpoint Road, Bartlett, Boksburg, Gauteng, 1459

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationK90 Shopping Centre14 min walk
  • Popular LocationWild Waters - Boksburg14 min walk
  • Popular LocationEast Rand Mall3 min drive
  • AirportJohannesburg (JNB-O.R. Tambo Intl.)11 min drive

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About this area

Boksburg

Located in Boksburg, Birchwood Hotel and OR Tambo Conference Centre is connected to the convention centre. K90 Shopping Centre and East Rand Mall are worth visiting if shopping is on the agenda, while those wishing to experience the area's natural beauty can explore Rhodes Park. Don't miss out on a visit to Wild Waters - Boksburg.

What's nearby

  • K90 Shopping Centre - 14 min walk
  • Wild Waters - Boksburg - 14 min walk
  • East Rand Mall - 3 min drive
  • Value Mall - 8 min drive
  • Emperors Palace Casino - 12 min drive

Getting around

  • Rhodesfield Station - 18 min drive
  • Johannesburg Park Station - 20 min drive
  • Johannesburg (JNB-O.R. Tambo Intl.) - 11 min drive

Restaurants

  • Classic India Restaurant - 11 min walk
  • Turn'n Tender - 14 min walk
  • Kung-Fu Kitchen - 19 min walk
  • Cuisine Afrique - 5 min drive
  • News Cafe - 7 min drive

About this property

Birchwood Hotel and OR Tambo Conference Centre

Suburban hotel connected to the convention centre in Boksburg with 2 restaurants
This hotel features 2 restaurants, a full-service spa and an outdoor pool. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Additionally, a bar/lounge, a conference centre and a coffee shop/cafe are on-site.
Birchwood Hotel and OR Tambo Conference Centre offers 235 air-conditioned accommodations, which are accessible via exterior corridors, and features laptop-compatible safes and complimentary bottles of water. Beds feature premium bedding. 32-inch Flat-screen televisions come with premium satellite channels.

Bathrooms include a separate bath and shower, dressing gowns, complimentary toiletries and hairdryers. Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.

Recreational amenities at the hotel include an outdoor pool.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.

Mangwanani African Spa has 5 treatment rooms, including rooms for couples. Services include deep-tissue massages, hot stone massages, facials and body scrubs. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including aromatherapy. The spa is equipped with a sauna and a steam room.

The spa is open daily. Children under 18 years old are not allowed in the spa without adult supervision. Guests under 7 years old are not allowed in the spa.

Languages

English

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter
Follows the industry cleaning and disinfection practices of Safe Travels (WTTC - Global)

Check-in

Contactless social distancing and check-out
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Guest rooms kept vacant for 24 hours between stays
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Temperature checks available for guests
Hand sanitiser provided
Individually wrapped food options available for breakfast, lunch and dinner
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • Free secured, uncovered self-parking on site
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking and van parking available
  • On-site parking includes off-street options
  • 24-hour return airport shuttle (surcharge)
  • Airport shuttle on request

Food and drink

  • Buffet breakfast available for a fee 6:00 AM–9:30 AM on weekdays and 6:00 AM–10:00 AM on weekends: ZAR 200.00 for adults and ZAR 100.00 for children
  • 2 restaurants and 1 coffee shop/cafe
  • 1 bar
  • Room service available

Restaurants on site

  • The Grill At One Twenty
  • BC Cafe
  • Hi-Flyerz Aviation Bar

Things to do

  • 18 holes of golf
  • Access to nearby outdoor pool
  • Full-service spa
  • Outdoor pool
  • Playground

Family friendly

  • Access to nearby outdoor pool
  • Laundry facilities
  • Mini-fridge
  • Outdoor pool
  • Playground
  • Pool gate

Conveniences

  • Front-desk safe
  • Newspapers in reception
  • No lifts
  • Reception hall

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry-cleaning service
  • Golf caddy
  • Golf cart
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Porter
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Wedding services

Business services

  • Business centre
  • Computer station
  • Conference centre (156175 square feet of space)
  • Meeting rooms - 63

Outdoors

  • Garden
  • Picnic area
  • Pool sunloungers
  • Pool umbrellas

Spa

  • 5 treatment rooms
  • Aromatherapy
  • Body scrubs
  • Body treatments
  • Couples treatment room(s)
  • Facials
  • Manicures and pedicures
  • Massage - deep-tissue
  • Massage - hot stone
  • Massage - prenatal
  • Massage/treatment rooms
  • Sauna
  • Spa open daily
  • Steam room

Accessibility

  • If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Accessible bathroom (select rooms)
  • Grab bar in shower
  • Grab bar near toilet
  • In-room accessibility
  • Lever door handles
  • Low-height bed
  • Low-height worktop and sink
  • Low-height desk
  • Low-height door lock
  • Low-height electrical outlets in bathroom
  • Low-height view port in door
  • Portable shower seat
  • Step-free path to entrance
  • Valet for wheelchair-equipped vehicle
  • Visual alarms in hallways
  • Wheelchair-accessible bathroom vanity
  • Wheelchair-accessible business centre
  • Wheelchair-accessible concierge desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible lounge
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible pool
  • Wheelchair-accessible public bathroom
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible restaurant
  • Wheelchair-accessible spa
  • Wheelchair-accessible van parking
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)

More

  • Designated smoking areas

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning
  • Bed sheets
  • Premium bedding

Bathroom

  • Dressing gowns
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Private bathroom
  • Separate bath and shower
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • 32-inch flat-screen TV
  • Premium channels
  • Satellite channels

Food and drink

  • Electric kettle
  • Free bottled water
  • Mini fridge

More

  • Access via exterior corridors
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Laptop-compatible safe
  • Laptop-friendly workspace
  • Phone

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Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 2:00 PM
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 11 AM

Special check-in instructions

This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply); guests must contact the property with arrival details before travel, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions; front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
This property doesn't offer after-hours check-in
To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 24 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation

Renovations and closures

The following facilities or services will be unavailable from February 1 2022 to September 1 2022 (dates subject to change):
  • Dining venue(s)
  • Fitness facilities
  • Shuttle services
The following facilities are closed seasonally each year. They will be closed from 13 December to 12 January:
  • One of the dining venues
  • Swimming pool

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets not allowed (service animals are welcome, and are exempt from fees)

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
1 child, up to the age of 12 years, can stay for free if using existing beds when occupying the parent or guardian's room
Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
Cots (infant beds) are not available

Payment types

Important information

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Deposit: ZAR 200 per stay

We have included all charges provided to us by the property.

Optional extras

  • Fee for buffet breakfast: ZAR 200.00 for adults and ZAR 100.00 for children (approximately)
  • Airport shuttle fee: ZAR 180 per person (one-way)
  • Airport shuttle fee per child: ZAR 180 (one-way), (from 6 to 18 years old)

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
This property accepts credit cards, debit cards and cash
Long-term renters welcome
Safety features at this property include a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector and a first aid kit
Be prepared: check the latest COVID-19 travel requirements and measures in place for this destination before you travel.
Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property
The adult breakfast fee applies to guests age 13 and older.

We should mention

The seasonal pool will be open from October to February
Pool access available from 7:00 AM to 7:00 PM
Reservations are required for golf tee times, massage services and spa treatments; reservations can be made by contacting the property prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
Guests under 7 years old are not allowed in the spa, and guests under 18 years old are only allowed with adult supervision

Property is also known as

Silverbirch Birchwood Hotel Boksburg
Silverbirch Birchwood Hotel
Silverbirch Birchwood Boksburg
Silverbirch Birchwood
Birchwood Or Tambo Conference
Birchwood Hotel and OR Tambo Conference Centre Hotel
Birchwood Hotel and OR Tambo Conference Centre Boksburg
Birchwood Hotel and OR Tambo Conference Centre Hotel Boksburg

Frequently asked questions

Overall score and ratings

4.2

Very good

Rating 5 - Excellent. 159 out of 330 reviews
5 - Excellent 48%
Rating 4 - Good. 121 out of 330 reviews
4 - Good 37%
Rating 3 - Okay. 28 out of 330 reviews
3 - Okay 8%
Rating 2 - Poor. 14 out of 330 reviews
2 - Poor 4%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 8 out of 330 reviews
1 - Terrible 2%

4.3/5

Cleanliness

4.3/5

Staff & service

4.1/5

Amenities

4.2/5

Property conditions & facilities

4.2/5

Eco-friendliness

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Staff were really brilliant, security staff on South Gate, very very friendly, staff at The Grill, marvellous they were. The room was very very clean, I must and will return.
Stayed 2 nights in Jul 2022

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities
Friendly very helpful staff, clean rooms. Outside the rooms there was quite a bit of careless litter, plastic and cigarette butts which was a shame.
Stayed 1 night in Apr 2022

4/5 Good

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 2 nights in Apr 2022

5/5 Excellent

Stayed 1 night in Mar 2022

1/5 Terrible

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service
Disliked: Property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 1 night in Mar 2022