The suites at Fairlawns Boutique Hotel & Spa comprise of some of the most opulent and distinctive suites in South Africa. Each is individually designed, both architecturally and decoratively, a Suite for every taste.
Conveniently situated in Sandton, Johannesburg, Fairlawns consists of 40 individually decorated suites. All have in-room refreshment bars, wireless connectivity, international adapters and flat screen TVs, to ensure comfort and global communication.
There are 12 Courtyard Suites (Classic suites), 6 Villa Suites (Superior suites), 20 Grande Chateau Suites (Deluxe suites) and a 240m² Presidential Residence, which comprises 3 en-suite bedrooms, walk-in dressing room, steam and double showers, sitting and dining rooms, study, kitchenette and guest cloakroom, as well as a private entrance for those wanting privacy and anonymity.
Unlike the Courtyard Suites, the 84sqm Villa Suites relate to some aspects of South African history and honor such distinguished men and women as Emily Hobhouse, Jan Smuts, Nelson Mandela, Harry Oppenheimer and Mahatma Gandhi.
Three of the suites have balconies, the others open onto an oak-shaded terrace. Some have guest cloakrooms, all but one have separate lounges, and all are equipped with double basins, bidets, separate showers and jet baths, towel warmers, as well as under-tile floor heating in the bathrooms and all with working fireplaces.
Grande Chateau Suite
These 20 suites are the latest addition to the hotel with 4 family inter-leading rooms. Again in true Fairlawns style, each room is individually decorated, echoing the original ideas of the Courtyard and Villa suites, yet with a modern contemporary twist. The building process and day to day energy preservation was a key factor considered in the building of this new wing of the hotel.
The public area on both levels creates a cozy atmosphere with lounges and large sandstone fireplaces. A lift provides easy access to the second level and the environment is wheelchair friendly.
These are traditional, euro-centric themed suites with huge attention to detail. The ceilings are high, elaborately corniced, with long silk drapes, opulent fabrics, fireplaces, and in several instances romantic four poster beds. All suites are fitted with separate showers and baths, bidets, marble vanities in spacious bathrooms. The average size of the suites is 54m2.
An elegant 240m2 residence comprising 3 bedrooms, a study, a kitchenette, guest cloakroom, dining room and lounge, as well as a separate private entrance. The main bedroom boasts a huge bathroom with a 1.8m diameter jet bath, steam shower, separate toilet and bidet, large walk in closet. There is a balcony overlooking the gardens and pool as well as a Juliette balcony in the second bedroom. Ideal for families or dignitaries travelling with staff or wishing to entertain privately.