The Capital Empire
4 stars

The Capital Empire

177 Empire Place, Cnr Rivonia Rd, Sandhurst, 2146 Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
+27 119 115 000

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The Capital Empire
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About The Capital Empire

  • Hotel Room
    You’ll have a private room with all the hotel’s amenities
  • Clean and Tidy
    This stay has listed several different cleanliness practices.
  • Freebies
    This stay includes Wi-Fi and Parking for free
Situated next to Sandton City, The Capital Empire boasts spacious and modern accommodation. It offers an outdoor pool, a restaurant and free access to the fitness centre. Decorated in contemporary style, the accommodation provides you with a flat-screen satellite TV, air conditioning and a private bathroom with hairdryer and free toiletries. The spacious apartments are also equipped with a kitchen and living area. Guests can enjoy city views. The restaurant specialises in gourmet cuisine with an African influence. Its terrace offers views of Sandton and there is also a bar. Other facilities include a 24-hour front desk, conference rooms, a business centre and luggage storage. Free parking is available on-site. The Capital Empire provides a complimentary scheduled shuttle service to Sandton Gautrain station and Nelson Mandela Square. The Sandton Convention Centre is 1 km away and the O.R. Tambo International Airport can be reached within 30 minutes by car.

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*Total includes estimated local taxes & fees payable on check out.

Prices are based on 1 night including VAT, excluding local taxes and fees.

Amenities at The Capital Empire

  • Outdoor pool
  • Spa and wellness centre
  • Fitness centre
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room service
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Coffee machine
  • Free parking
  • Business centre

Health and safety

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Contactless check-in/check-out
  • Physical distancing in dining areas
  • Physical distancing rules
  • Property is cleaned by professional cleaning companies
  • Process in place to check health of guests
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Hand sanitiser in guest accommodation and key areas
  • Screens or physical barriers placed between staff and guests in appropriate areas
  • Use of cleaning chemicals that are effective against coronavirus
  • 24-hour security
  • Guest accommodation is disinfected between stays
  • All plates, cutlery, glasses and other tableware have been sanitised
  • Delivered food is securely covered
  • Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities
  • First-aid kit
  • Thermometers for guests provided by property
  • Safe


  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Internet
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Free toiletries
  • Smoke alarms
  • Heating
  • Air-conditioned
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Linens
  • Towels
  • Shampoo
  • Adapter
  • Body soap
  • Dustbins


  • Wine glasses
  • Electric kettle
  • Kitchenware
  • Kitchen
  • Oven
  • Microwave
  • Stovetop
  • Toaster
  • Refrigerator
  • Coffee machine
  • Dining area

Services and conveniences

  • ATM on-site
  • Business centre
  • Wake-up service
  • Concierge service
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Room service
  • Tour desk
  • Key card access
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Safety deposit box


  • Family rooms
  • Storage available
  • Seating area
  • Sofa
  • Soundproof rooms
  • Soundproofing
  • Telephone
  • Tile/marble floor
  • City view


  • Hairdryer
  • Private bathroom
  • Shower
  • Shower cap
  • Bathtub
  • Toilet
  • Toilet paper


  • Grocery deliveries
  • Special diet menus (on request)
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Food can be delivered to guest accommodation
  • Minibar
  • Dining table


  • Laundry facilities
  • Ironing service
  • Laundry service
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Tumble dryer
  • Washing machine

Media and entertainment

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable or satellite TV
  • Streaming service
  • Radio
  • TV

Accessibility and suitability

  • No smoking
  • Designated smoking area
  • Lift
  • Accessible by lift
  • Upper floors accessible by lift

Pool and spa

  • Outdoor pool
  • Pool towels
  • Spa and wellness centre
  • Massage

Parking and transportation

  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)
  • Free parking
  • Private parking
  • Shuttle service (additional charge)


  • Outdoor furniture
  • Garden
  • Terrace/Patio
  • Balcony


  • Alarm clock
  • Cleaning products
  • Wardrobe or closet


  • Laptop safe
  • Desk

Family friendly

  • Babysitting or child care


  • Fitness centre

Reviews of The Capital Empire

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177 Empire Place, Cnr Rivonia Rd, Sandhurst, 2146 Johannesburg, Gauteng

What's nearby

  • Sandton City0.4 km
  • Nelson Mandela Square0.7 km
  • South African Museum of Military History5.7 km
  • Johannesburg Zoo6.1 km
  • Johannesburg Botanical Garden7 km
  • Constitution Hill8.5 km
  • Johannesburg Planetarium8.7 km
  • Wits Art Museum9.1 km
  • Lindfield Victorian House Museum9.1 km
  • Neighbourgoods Market9.2 km
  • Johannesburg Art Gallery9.4 km
  • Market Theatre10 km



Check in anytime after 14:00, check out anytime before 10:00


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FAQs when booking at The Capital Empire

  • Where is The Capital Empire located?

    The Capital Empire is located at 177 Empire Place, Cnr Rivonia Rd, Sandhurst in North, 10 km from the centre of Johannesburg. Sandton City is the closest landmark to The Capital Empire.

  • When is check-in time and check-out time at The Capital Empire?

    Check-in time is 14:00 and check-out time is 10:00 at The Capital Empire.

  • Does The Capital Empire offer free Wi-Fi?

    Yes, The Capital Empire offers free Wi-Fi.

  • Does The Capital Empire offer free parking?

    Yes, The Capital Empire offers free parking.

  • How far is The Capital Empire from the airport?

    The Capital Empire is 18.6 km from Johannesburg OR Tambo. The Capital Empire is 23.1 km from Johannesburg Lanseria.

  • Does The Capital Empire have a pool?

    Yes, The Capital Empire has a pool on-site.

  • How does KAYAK find such great The Capital Empire hotel deals?

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Good to know

Value for money


Distance to city centre

10.0 km

Nearest airport

Johannesburg OR Tambo

Distance to airport

18.6 km