In the 'hood, Rivonia as a destination

Rivonia is a suburb of Johannesburg in the Sandton area. Rivonia is one of the most affluent residential and business suburbs of Johannesburg, and regarded as the hub of start up IT companies. It was in Rivonia at the location of Liliesleaf Farm where the accused in the 1964 Rivonia Trial were arrested. The Rivonia Trial was an infamous trial which took place in South Africa between 1963 and ... cont.

28 Wessel Road, Rivonia, Sandton, 2128, Gauteng, South Africa

Directions to The Syrene Sandton Boutique Hotel

From Sandton
Follow Rivonia Road (M9) in a northerly direction towards Sunninghill. In Rivonia continue past 9th Avenue at McDonalds and then turn right at the traffic light at 10th Avenue. Cross Rivonia Boulevard and then turn left into Wessel Road. The Syrene will be on your right between 10th and 11th Avenues.

From OR Tambo International
Take the R24 towards Johannesburg. After approximately 9km, take the off-ramp and follow the N3 North, towards Pretoria for approximately 13km to join the N1 South, heading towards Roodepoort. Take the first off-ramp off the N1 to Rivonia Road (M9 South) and proceed in a southerly direction towards Sandton City. At the third traffic light turn left into 10th Avenue. Cross Rivonia Boulevard and then turn left into Wessel Road. The Syrene will be on your right between 10th and 11th Avenues.

Using the Gautrain and Gaubus
There is a Gaubus stop 100m from our gate. This makes it exceptionally easy to use the Gautrain and Gaubus. Catch the Gautrain from OR Tambo International to the Sandton station. Board the bus indicating the Rivonia route (it is called "S3"). You will need a Gold Card to board the Gaubus.

You will pass the Syrene Hotel on your right between stop 13 (Wessels Road and 12th Avenue) and Stop 14 (Wessels Road and 10th Avenue). Leave the bus at Stop 14 and walk approximately 100m back the way the bus came. The Syrene Hotel will be on your right.

Amenities in the area

  • Bank and/or ATM (2 km)
  • Bars and/or Nightlife (2 km)
  • Bus Line (2 km)
  • Business Services (2 km)
  • Dry Cleaner (2 km)
  • Foreign Exchange (2 km)
  • Grocery Store (2 km)
  • Internet Caf (2 km)
  • Laundromat (2 km)
  • Post Office (2 km)
  • Restaurants / Eateries (2 km)
  • Shopping Mall (2 km)
  • Car Hire (5 km)
  • Train Station (7 km)
  • Airport (32.2 km)


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