Introducing The Houghton Hotel

We are very proud and delighted to announce that The Houghton Hotel is now a member of
An African Anthology.

Delivering resort style ambience in an urban environment to the most discerning travellers and providing a lifestyle destination to those who want to extract only the best Johannesburg has to offer, The Houghton Hotel is also a member of the prestigious five-star luxury brand ‘Leading Hotels of the World’.

Accommodation takes the form of 44 luxurious King Suites, 10 Executive King Suites, 2 Junior Suites, 4 Presidential Suites and 7 Luxurious Penthouses of varying sizes. This includes the iconic Rockstar Penthouse which comprises 830m² with four remarkable bedrooms, Full kitchen with butler service, private jacuzzi and swimming pool, steam room, fire-pit and bar – the ultimate venue for lavish rendezvous including an entertainment area and wine cellar.


The Venue conference centre offers a sophisticated 500 delegate conference and banqueting events venue, filled with sensational ambiance, unrivalled service and exquisite taste sensations. The Business Lounge also offers an opportunity for guests to freshen up in in the day lounge or have quick meetings in one of the 4 boardrooms available.

The signature “H Restaurant” offers a stylish ala carte menu for lunch  and dinner, with an extensive wine list ensuring the perfect accompaniment to every meal. The menu features bold local flavours as well as tastes for the exotic; showcasing international cuisine, classic and new style sushi. Locally sourced and seasonal ingredients feature prominently on the menu, which focuses on highlighting and emphasising fresh produce. In addition to the extensive menu offering, The H provides numerous vegan and vegetarian menu options. Four private dining rooms at The H provide a unique and exciting experience where our culinary team can prepare a tantalising food journey to satisfy any craving. This is the ideal option for intimate parties, private functions or rehearsal dinners.

Nova Deli is an international deli serving casual a la carte dining for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. It’s the perfect location for meetings and friendly catch-ups. The menu offers a variety of tapas plates, hearty pastas, salads, and sharing boards. The signature deli counter proudly serves gourmet sandwiches on freshly baked bread. Pastries, cakes, and confectionaries are made daily to be enjoyed with a velvety cappuccino prepared with our state-of-the-art coffee machine.

Located on the Jack Nicklaus Signature Golf Course, every angle of the course is a visual masterpiece and no doubt a players treat too. Extremely well bunkered fairways that equally delight in water hazards play home to the most exquisite selection of local flora and fauna, including a wide range of birdlife. Make no mistake – Houghton is indeed a South African, if not an international golfer must-play. Facilities are an absolute marvel and though not overly long at 6 434 metres, the course will challenge you and certainly test your mettle.



The Houghton Hotel also features a state-of-the-art exclusive gym that not only focuses on fitness but on achieving a holistic, healthy lifestyle. There is a comprehensive list of services and amenities that include the best personal trainers in the business, a beautiful indoor pool and a host of exciting classes like HIIT and spinning.
Relax and re-energize after your workout with a coffee from our coffee shop situated outside the gym.

Presenting Amani’s Flagship Spa and Wellness Facility at The Houghton Hotel with an exclusive Couple’s Suite with a private jacuzzi, wooden deck and outdoor shower, 8 multi-functional spa treatment suites, a Grand Rasul, a nail boutique and hair salon, as well as a relaxation area and a spectacular indoor heated swimming pool and outdoor relaxation area with a natural spring pool.

End your day and wind down with a drink at our sky bar which boasts panoramic views of the golf course and treed skyline of the city.

We are excited to present this unique offering and look forward to working with you on this great venture!

Kindest Regards
Chris Anagnostellis and Ruth Bassett