A lavish layover in the heart of beautiful Atholl in Johannesburg
Nestled in the leafy and upmarket suburbs of Atholl in Johannesburg is a luxurious villa and house that prides itself on its exclusivity and privacy. AltholPlace also offers weary travellers a relaxing layover from a long flight, before heading out to another travel destination. Only a short distance from Sandton, AtholPlace provides easy access to a cultural city hub, with plenty of shopping opportunities, world-class art galleries, superb dining experiences and incredible historical sites. As a part of the Morukuru Family, AltholPlace is involved in various community upliftment programs, such as Hearts of Hope and Village Safe Haven, and partners with Pack for a Purpose.
Best time to go to Johannesburg
Johannesburg has a subtropical-highland climate, which means visitors can enjoy mostly sunny days in the city. During the summer months between October and April, the weather is characterised by hot days with an average maximum temperature of 25.6 °C, followed by afternoon thundershowers and cool evenings. Winter is the sunniest time of the year in Johannesberg, with dry, sunny days and cold nights. The winter months of June and July see the temperatures dropping to a low of 4.1 °C.
AtholPlace Villa offers 8 guests full roam of a luxurious double-storey villa. The top floor has 3 larger bedrooms with fitted double beds and 1 slightly smaller bedroom with 2 fitted single beds. Each room has lavish en-suite bathrooms and private balconies overlooking the large expertly kept garden and heated swimming pool.
AtholPlace House offers the ultimate exclusive stay for up to 18 people, including large families, wedding parties or corporate getaways. The main building houses 5 spacious rooms, with 4 cosy rooms in the adjacent building, all with en-suite bathrooms. Guests can overlook the beautifully manicured garden and large pool from their private balconies or lounge in the library or bar.