Member Profile : Mercure Hotel Randburg

Affordable luxury comfort and attentive friendly staff who are the cornerstone of the property are only two of the drawcards that keeps guests returning to Mercure Hotel Randburg. Conveniently located close to both the Randburg and Sandton business areas, the three-star hotel is an ideal spot for business and leisure guests.

 Offering 104 spacious and air-conditioned guest rooms, in configurations of either queen size bed or two ¾ beds, the hotel has all the amenities guests have come to expect from Mercure Hotels worldwide. Rooms contain a functional workspace with complimentary stationery, unlimited WiFi, comfortable seating for watching satellite TV, digital safe and tea and coffee making facilities. Accommodation in suites includes flat-screen TV, minibar fridge and tea and coffee making facilities. One of the suites has been designed to accommodate a wheelchair. Lift access whisks guests to the upper floors of the hotel.


Two venues at the hotel provide conference and meeting facilities for up to 20 people each. Unlimited WiFi is also available to all conferencing guests. A full English breakfast is served daily, and lunch and dinner are available in the hotel restaurant as well. Sundowners and cocktails on the patio or in the garden are a great way to end the day during the warmer months. Alternatively, the bar is open daily for guests.


Mercure Hotel Randburg is adjacent to Brightwater Commons, so guests who are looking for an alternate place to eat can walk to any of the restaurants there. In addition, guests can enjoy the shops and gym facilities in Brightwater Commons.


Guests can use the nearby Gautrain bus stop to access the high-speed train to OR Tambo International Airport. Alternately, the hotel is close to main arterial highways for both OR Tambo and Lanseria International Airports. The Olivedale Clinic is a short drive from the hotel. There is ample secure parking onsite, and 24-hour security assures guests a peaceful stay.


The hotel adheres to the Planet 21 principles of responsible business practice. Mercure is part of AccorHotels. The group set ambitious goals for 2020 with its Planet 21 programme, based on four strategic priorities – working closely with employees, getting guests involved, innovating with partners and taking action in local communities; all of this on two key issues – sustainable food and buildings.


There are many local attractions available to guests staying at Mercure Hotel Randburg, such as a visit to Soweto, the Apartheid Museum or the Cradle of Humankind. Staff at the hotel can help guests book a trip to experience these or any other desired excursion.