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Luxury hotels in Melrose Arch

Melrose Arch is one of the most upmarket suburbs in Johannesburg, and has also become a popular tourist attraction because of the precinct, which is considered an entertainment hub.

Melrose Arch is a buzz of entertainment, eateries and foot traffic. Often likened to the streets of Europe, the precinct has quickly become one of the city’s most high-end locations which also houses some of the most exclusive hotels and accommodations. Melrose Arch is also relatively close to other popular suburbs, such as Sandton, Rosebank and Hyde Park.

  1. The Winston Hotel

This five-star luxury accommodation is a British-themed hotel that has uniquely designed rooms on the large property. The rooms come in different categories, such as the Courtyard Range, the Deluxe Range and the Superior Range. The rates per night start at R1 790 per person sharing.

  1. African Pride Melrose Arch, Autograph Collection

This hotel is said to be designed in a way that celebrates the spirit of Johannesburg with refined comfort and signature experiences. The boutique units show an open-plan, exposed brick room with leather headboards and a modern bathroom. The rates per night start at R2 550 including breakfast.

  1. Protea Hotel Fire & Ice! Johannesburg Melrose Arch

This Hollywood-themed accommodation is based in the Melrose Arch Precinct, offering easy convenience for guests. The hotel is famous for its eclectic décor that shows some of the film industry’s most prominent celebrities. Each room is also inspired by iconic Hollywood A-listers, with their murals displayed on the wall and other details referencing them as well. The rates per night start at R1 680 including breakfast.

Sayushka Naidoo
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