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North of the City
Ogilvy's Lodge and Conference Centre
Ogilvy's Lodge and Conference Centre, 128 Tonnetti Street, Halfway House, Midrand
Tel: +27 (0) 11 805 9640
Fax: +27 (0) 11 805 9640
Ogilvy's has six conference rooms that can accommodate between 10 and 200 people. These rooms can be configured into different styles according to customer needs. Standard conference equipment is included. All other services and equipment required can be outsourced on your behalf.

Cabanga Conference Centre
252A Montrose Avenue, North Riding
Tel: 011 794 1251
Fax: 011 794 3612
PO Box 252, Banbury, 2164
This venue, the design of which is African, is in a serene enclave of indigenous bush - but is only 20 minutes from Sandton City. There are three breakaway rooms, a boardroom and six conference rooms. The maximum capacity is 120 delegates. There is a ceiling-mounted data or video projector and audio speakers. Two rooms have ISDN lines for video conferencing.

The Conference Park, Rivonia
43 Homestead Rd, Rivonia
Tel: 011 233 5181
Fax: 011 233 5082
PO Box 7609, Halfway House, 1685
The Conference Park in Rivonia has a conference room that seats 80 delegates. There are also three boardrooms that seat six to 20 people. A training room equipped with PCs and video-conferencing facilities is available. The Conference Park is close to the Sandton business centre and to Johannesburg International and Grand Central Airports.

Crowne Plaza Sandton
Cnr Rivonia Rd and Grayston Drive, Sandown
Tel: 011 783 5262
Fax: 011 783 5289
PO Box 781743, Sandton 2146
Visitors to the Crowne Plaza welcome the contrast of beautiful landscaped gardens with the Sandton business district. There are six meeting rooms that can open up to two large conference rooms that seat up to 600 people cinema-style. A conference concierge can be arranged for meetings.

The Fairlawns
Alma Rd, Morningside Manor, Extension 6
Tel: 011 804 2540/1/2/3
Fax: 011 802 7261
PO Box 61, Gallo Manor, 2052
The Fairlawns Hotel, which offers delegates a pleasant atmosphere, is ideal for smaller conferences and private meetings. The calm surroundings belie the fact that the hotel is in the city. There are two conference rooms, each with a capacity of 120, and two boardrooms that seat 12 people. After meetings, delegates are free to relax at the bar or in the lounge, or enjoy sundowners at the Rose Terrace.

Falstaff Inn
233 Rivonia Rd South, Morningside
Tel: 011 784 8580
Fax: 011 784 8585
PO Box 2581, Rivonia, 2128
The Falstaff Inn is in the beautiful suburb of Morningside, close to the Sandton CBD. The conference facility accommodates 25 delegates. The venue is ideal for private meetings and smaller discussions. Standard equipment is provided but there is also a business centre offering Internet, email, fax, colour printing and copying facilities.

The Grace in Rosebank
54 Bath Avenue, Rosebank
Tel: 011 280 7200
Fax: 011 280 7474
PO Box 2639, Saxonwold, 2132
The Grace is one of South Africa's prestigious hotels. The conference room accommodates 40 people and the boardroom takes 12. Telephone, fax and modem links have been set up and there are mobile screens too. Secretarial services - photocopying, printing, typing and translation into French or German - are available too. Other languages are available on request.

Hilton Sandton
138, Rivonia Rd, Sandton
Tel: 011 322 1888
PO Box 652870, Benmore, 2010
There are nine rooms specifically for meetings and a conference venue for up to 750 delegates. There is also a business centre. Cellular phones can be rented and Dictaphones, faxes, photocopying services and secretarial services are also on offer. The hotel is within walking distance of the finest shopping malls in the city. Entertainment, outdoor activities and a health-and-beauty spa are on offer.

The Houghton Boardroom
17 5th Street, Houghton
Tel: 011 646 9727
Cell: 083 267 2466 or 083 703 6228
Fax: 011 646 9345
The Houghton Boardroom, a Cape Dutch homestead built in 1935, captures a bygone age in its furnishings and décor. It is the perfect environment for private meetings and executive discussions. It has space for 37 people and full dining and bar facilities too.

Mercure Inn Randburg
Cnr Republic and Randburg Waterfront Rd, Randburg
Tel: 011 326 3300
Fax: 011 789 4175
PO Box 2438, Randburg, 2125
This hotel, which is to be found at the Brightwater Commons shopping centre, is close to major highways and many company head offices. There are three conference venues: the largest seats 40 people and two others seat 28 each. The centre has a flea market, which is popular with locals and tourists.

Michelangelo Hotel
135 West Street, Sandton
PO Box 784682, Sandton, 2146
Tel: 011 282 7000
Fax: 011 272 7171
The Michelangelo provides a luxurious atmosphere for any conference: the L'Incontro can seat up to 160 delegates comfortably and the MW Business Centre provides state-of-the-art technology.

Palazzo Inter-Continental, Montecasino
Montecasino Boulevard, Fourways
Tel: 011 510 3000
Fax: 011 510 4000
Private Bag X125, Bryanston 2021
Montecasino, a complex with a Tuscan theme, is home to a variety of shops, restaurants, entertainment venues and a casino. The Palazzo Inter-Continental has two venues that accommodate 34 and 35 delegates. A working lunch is served at the Medeo restaurant as part of the conference package. Standard equipment is available and other equipment can be hired on request.

Rosebank Hotel
Cnr Tyrwhitt and Sturdee Avenue, Rosebank
Tel: 011 447 2700
Fax: 011 447 3276
PO Box 52025, Saxonwold, 2132
The Rosebank Hotel offers delegates a tranquil and relaxed atmosphere. Six venues are able to accommodate 10 to 350 delegates - which gives conference organisers flexibility. The hotel is within walking distance of two large shopping malls and is close to the Johannesburg Zoo.

Sandton Sun and Towers Inter-Continental
Cnr Fifth and Alice Streets, Sandhurst
Tel: 011 780 5000
Fax: 011 780 5002
PO Box 784 902, Sandton 2146
The Sandton Sun's position, in the heart of the Sandton CBD, is ideal. The first-class meeting facility accommodates up to 800 delegates and there is also a boardroom for 10 people. There is direct access to Sandton City - one of the country's largest shopping malls - and to the Sandton Convention Centre via a skywalk.

The Saxon
36 Saxon Rd, Sandhurst
Tel: 011 292 6000
Fax: 011 292 6001
PO Box 567, Saxonwold, 2132
The Saxon's Dining Library hosts boardroom-style conferences. There are two other rooms for up to 30 people. This exclusive venue has built-in computer equipment and technical staff to help.

Ten Bompas Hotel
10 Bompas Road, Dunkeld West
Tel: 011 325 2442
Fax: 011 341 0281
PO Box 786064, Sandton 2146
This hotel has facilities that suit intimate meetings with top clients. The boardroom accommodates 14 people. Lunch for delegates is available at the hotel's restaurant, Sides.

The Venue, Melrose Arch
17 The High Street, Melrose Arch
Tel: 011 214 4300
Fax: 011 684 1778
Postnet Suite #70
Private Bag X1, Melrose Arch, 2076
The Venue offers a blend of versatility and exceptional personalised service. It has a conference room for corporate functions of up to 90 delegates, and a main auditorium that caters for larger gatherings of up to 250 delegates, on ground level, and a further 120 on a mezzanine level. It has ample underground parking and is open for functions seven days a week. Situated in the vibrant Melrose Arch development, it allows for easy access from the M1 highway.

Cedar Park Hotel and Conference Centre
120 Western Service Rd, Woodmead
Tel: 011 804 3777
Fax: 011 802 1004
PO Box 76299, Wendywood, 2144
Cedar Park has five conference rooms that can accommodate between 20 and 800 delegates. Business services - such as Internet access, fax machines and photocopying - are provided. It's easy to get to the Sandton CBD from this hotel.

The Wanderers Club
21 North Str, Illovo
Tel: 011 788 5010
Fax: 011 788 1361
PO Box 55019, Northlands, 2116
The Wanderers Stadium, the home of South African cricket, is one of South Africa's premier sporting venues. The club has five conference venues ranging from the Ballroom, which accommodates 600 people, to the Floral Room, which seats 30 people. Delegates can also enjoy the lush golf course.

The Westcliff Hotel
67 Jan Smuts Avenue, Westcliff
Tel: 011 646 2400
Fax: 011 646 3500
PO Box 2700, Saxonwold, 2132
Jacaranda Hill is the hotel's elegant conference centre with state-of-the-art audiovisual and communication equipment. The hotel boasts a number of different conference rooms - which accommodate 12 to 180 people - and full business services. The Westcliff overlooks the Johannesburg Zoo.

Indaba Hotel and Conference Centre
Cnr William Nicol and Pieter Wenning Ave, Fourways
Tel: 011 465 1400
Fax: 011 705 1709
PO Box 67129, Bryanston, 2021
The Indaba Hotel's 30 air-conditioned venues can together host 2 000 delegates. The auditorium seats 200 and there are smaller venues too. All rooms are equipped with the latest multimedia technology. There is easy access to all main highways and to the Johannesburg International Airport.