Member Profile : Southern Sun Katherine Street


Situated in beautiful landscaped gardens on the border of Sandton’s CBD, Southern Sun Katherine Street offers elegant accommodation to both business and leisure travellers. The hotel’s range of accommodation options makes it an ideal choice for short and long stay guests.

The hotel has 122 spacious, en-suite guest rooms and 52 long stay suite apartments for those guests staying in Johannesburg for a week or longer. Long stay apartments are fully equipped with a self-catering kitchenette, and separate dining and lounge areas. The one or two-bedroom apartments all open onto a balcony or small garden area for those suites located at ground level.


Guest rooms are business friendly and elegant, with complimentary WiFi, air-conditioning, tea and coffee making facilities, flat screen TV, DStv and much more.


A beautiful outdoor swimming pool and lounge area opening onto a terrace overlooking the pool and garden are ideal spots for relaxing at the end of the day. Breakfast is served daily in Kelsey’s Restaurant, situated on the ground floor of the hotel. The restaurant is open until late evening, offering contemporary all-day easy dining. It also serves an excellent range of South African wines for those guests wanting to sample the local choices.


Corporate guests have access to the hotel’s boardroom as well as two larger conference rooms, able to accommodate up to 50 delegates. Larger conferences and events can be arranged at the Sandton Convention Centre (SCC). Facilities at both the hotel and SCC boast the professional services of the Tsogo Sun teams and are fully equipped.


Although Southern Sun Katherine Street does not have its own in-house spa, guests are able to make use of the spa at sister hotel, the Sandton Sun. The hotel’s location provides guests easy access to the variety of restaurants and stores at Athol Square across the road. A complimentary shuttle is available to transport guests to nearby Sandton City and Nelson Mandela Square, as well as to provide transfers to and from the Sandton Gautrain station. Major highways are easily accessed from the hotel and OR Tambo International Airport is a half hour drive away.