Explore Johannesburg with the Kids
Visiting Johannesburg, enjoying a nice city break with the kids is a big party. AtholPlace Hotel & Villa looks after all your wishes and can assist you in getting the know the amazing city. Children of all ages are welcome at AtholPlace Hotel & Villa. Our Deluxe Suites are interleading, which will allow 2 adults and a maximum of 3 children to share 2 interleading rooms. We also allow a maximum of 1 child under 12 sharing with 2 adults in a Superior Suite, using a comfortable fold-away bed. We have baby cots available as well!
Popular family travel sight seeing
Very popular is the Soweto Tour. You are going to experience, a city within a city. Soweto represents the hard fought struggle against apartheid. The tour will take you past all the hotspots in Soweto, deep into the township culture, so you can enjoy a personal experience of how vibrant and lively this part of Johannesburg really is.
The Joburg Zoo is one of the most popular local and tourist attractions situated in the leafy northern suburb of Johannesburg. The Zoo covers 54.7 (55) hectares of land and was founded in 1904, as a piece of land donated to the public for recreational use by the firm of the late Hermann Ekstein. It houses over 320 species of animals and is internationally accredited and highly respected for its husbandry practices of maintaining a high standard of animal welfare, nutrition and ethical conduct, ensuring the physical and psychological well-being of all its animals.
Shopping in Johannesburg Sandton City, Hyde Park & Melrose Arch
Sandton City is a one-of-a-kind premier fashion and leisure destination. One of Africa’s leading and most prestigious shopping centres. Sandton City offers and unparalleled shopping experience that combines the world’s most desirable brands with everyday leisure and entertainment. Situated in the prestigious Sandton Central Management District in Northern Johannesburg. International shopping with South African Flair.
Or go for some nice boutique shopping in Hyde Park, it houses a distinguished blend of leading international and local brands. Hyde Park Corner is ideally located in the heart of Johannesburg’s affluent Northern suburbs.
Another perfect option will be Melrose Arch’s new urban design creates a rare quality of in and out-doors residential, commercial, retail and leisure spaces. Bustling with boutique browsers and café culture. Melrose Arch offers a truly international high street fashion experience, alfresco style, leading to a sparkling retail galleria that provides the stage on which over 100 of the country’s top retailers re-define the face and future of shopping.
Gold Reef City Casino
Just 8 kilometres from the centre of Johannesburg lies the world famous yet uniquely South African Gold Reef City. With its magnificent Theme park offering the widest range of features and attractions in Africa, alive with the excitement, buzz and energy of Jozi, this is where Jozi comes to play, relax and more!
The Apartheid Museum
The Apartheid Museum, the first of its kind, illustrates the rise and fall of apartheid. For anyone wanting to understand and experience what apartheid South Africa was really like, a visit to the Apartheid Museum is fundamental.
The museum is a beacon of hope showing the world how South Africa is coming to terms with its oppressive past and working towards a future that all South Africans can call their own.
Rhino & Lion Nature Reserve
The Reserve has more than 30 different species of animals excluding a variety of cat species they host; from buffalo, white rhino, zebra, eland, wildebeest, springbuck, ostrich to lion, tiger, leopard, hyena, wild dog and many more.
The gates are open 365 days a year from 08h00 until 17h00 on weekdays and 08h00 until 18h00 on weekends and public holidays. Day visitors are more than welcome to visit and picnic or braai at the Reserve without additional charge. Which is perfect Family Fun!
Special Offer AtholPlace Hotel & Villa, Family Offer
A wonderful Family Offer. Book two interleading Deluxe Suites at AtholPlace Hotel for a family of 2 adults and maximum 3 children under 12 years and receive 50% discount on the second (interleading) Deluxe Suite. This offer is valid for all stays until 31 December 2016. At AtholPlace Hotel.
We allow a maximum of one child under 12 sharing with two adults in a Superior Suite, using a fold-away bed. We have baby cots available as well. Our Deluxe Suites are INTERLEADING!, which will allow 2 adults and a maximum of 3 children to share two interleading rooms.