The Capital Empire

Self Rated: 4.0 out of 5
177 Empire Place, cnr Rivonia Road, Sandton, South Africa
4.0 out of 5 rating 270 reviews TripAdvisor Rating: 4.0

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Property Details

Property Location

Located in Sandton (Greater Johannesburg Metropolitan Area), The Capital Empire is within a 15-minute walk of Sandton City Mall and Sandton Convention Centre. This 4-star hotel is 0.5 mi (0.9 km) from Nelson Mandela Square and 7.5 mi (12 km) from Montecasino.

Rooms

Make yourself at home in one of the 130 air-conditioned rooms featuring LCD televisions. Complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected, and satellite programming is available for your entertainment. Bathrooms have complimentary toiletries and hair dryers. Conveniences include laptop-compatible safes and desks, and housekeeping is provided daily.

Amenities

Relax and unwind with massages and facials. You're sure to appreciate the recreational amenities, including an outdoor pool and a fitness center. This hotel also features complimentary wireless Internet access, concierge services, and babysitting/childcare (surcharge). Getting to nearby attractions is a breeze with the complimentary area shuttle that operates within 5 kilometers.

Dining

Enjoy fusion cuisine at The Veranda, a restaurant where you can take in the pool view, or stay in and take advantage of the 24-hour room service. Quench your thirst with your favorite drink at the bar/lounge. Buffet breakfasts are available daily from 6:30 AM to 10 AM for a fee.

Business, Other Amenities

Featured amenities include a 24-hour business center, complimentary newspapers in the lobby, and dry cleaning/laundry services. A train station pick-up service is provided at no charge (available 24 hours), and free self parking is available onsite.

Attractions

Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Sandton City Mall - 0.5 km / 0.3 mi
Sandton Convention Centre - 1.2 km / 0.7 mi
Nelson Mandela Square - 1.3 km / 0.8 mi
Johannesburg Stock Exchange - 1.8 km / 1.1 mi
Hyde Park Corner - 3.1 km / 1.9 mi
Wanderers Stadium - 3.4 km / 2.1 mi
Dunkeld West Shopping Centre - 3.7 km / 2.3 mi
Circa Gallery - 4.4 km / 2.7 mi
Rosebank Mall - 4.8 km / 3 mi
Melrose Arch Shopping Centre - 4.8 km / 3 mi
Killarney Golf Club - 5.9 km / 3.7 mi
South African Museum of Military History - 6.5 km / 4 mi
Rivonia Village - 7 km / 4.3 mi
4th Avenue Parkhurst - 7 km / 4.4 mi
Mediclinic Sandton - 7.1 km / 4.4 mi

The nearest airports are:
Johannesburg (HLA-Lanseria) - 29.6 km / 18.4 mi
Johannesburg (JNB-O.R. Tambo Intl.) - 37 km / 23 mi

The preferred airport for The Capital Empire is Johannesburg (JNB-O.R. Tambo Intl.).

Check-in time starts at 2pm. Check-out time is 10am.
Property Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit are 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.


24-hour airport shuttle service is available on request. Fees may apply. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements.

Important Information

Please note, there is important information about this property to know before you arrive.


  • This property offers transfers from the train station (surcharges may apply). Guests must contact the property with arrival details before travel, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.
  • Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.
  • The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

  • No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property.

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Fee for buffet breakfast: ZAR 200 per person (approximately)
  • Airport shuttle fee: ZAR 600 per vehicle (one-way)

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

Features
  • -Free train station pickup
  • -Free self parking
  • -24-hour business center
  • -Free area shuttle
  • -Free WiFi
  • -Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • -Porter/bellhop
  • -24-hour front desk
  • -Laundry facilities
  • -Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • -Conference space
  • -Concierge services
  • -Outdoor pool
  • -Elevator/lift
  • -Bar/lounge
  • -Fitness facilities
  • -Free newspapers in lobby
  • -Television in common areas
  • -Coffee/tea in common areas
  • -Terrace
  • -Conference center
  • -Airport transportation (surcharge)
  • -Designated smoking areas
  • -Free shopping center shuttle
  • -Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)
  • -Designated smoking areas (fines apply)
  • -Spa services on site
  • -Pool sun loungers
  • -Pool umbrellas
  • -Free train station drop-off
  • -Number of buildings/towers - 1
  • -Year Built - 2014
  • -Number of floors - 4
  • -Total number of rooms - 130
  • -Restaurant
  • -Luggage storage
  • -Meeting rooms