- Johannesburg’s most luxurious urban resort. Thanks to its terraced hillside location, the Four Seasons Hotel Westcliff offers stunning panoramic views across the city, as well as the nearby Johannesburg Zoo, while remaining close to the city’s highlights and most interesting neighbourhoods.
- 117 stunning suites and rooms all with either a terrace or balcony to enjoy the views.
- The View fine dining restaurant is known for its avant-garde cuisine, resembling a gallery for culinary art as well as its fabulous vistas.
- Make sure you go at sunset to Flames restaurant and have a wicked martini by their infinity pool looking out over the splendid greenery of Johannesburg. Sit on the terrace with a cocktail and watch the sun go down over the jacaranda trees.
- The Spa at Four Seasons Hotel The Westcliff Johannesburg is a haven within the city, offering nine treatment rooms surrounding the infinity lap pool.
- Four Seasons Hotel The Westcliff is the perfect place for an overnight stop or to use as a base to explore the city, from the Apartheid Museum, Soweto tours and shopping in the local luxury malls. The hotel is a lively social hub for the city’s elite, and the first choice for business and holiday travellers – providing a pampering start or finish for a South African safari.
EXCLUSIVE LUXE VOYAGER VIP BENEFITS & BEST PRICE
We negotiate rates & benefits for our clients directly with the hotels’ senior management. Our rates match or in many cases are lower than the best online rate for the property. Our clients also enjoy a suite of extra VIP privileges and recognition while staying at a partner hotel.
- Complimentary room upgrade on arrival.
- Daily complimentary buffet breakfast for two.
- Up to $100 dining or spa credit per stay, and or in-house dining / spa discounts.
- Welcome amenities (wine/chocolates/fruit) and card from the GM.
- Complimentary private airport transfers.
- Complimentary roll-away bed if required.
- Early check-in and late check-out.
- Complimentary Wi-Fi.
- Enhanced recognition through VIP status at all touch points in the guest experience.
A complete or partial suite of VIP benefits will be offered, subject to the property T&C, including availability, category of room & length of stay.
Start your morning with a visit to the atelier of prominent designer Gert-Johan Coetzee to discuss the details of a custom piece designed just for you, followed by an afternoon stop at a local artist’s studio, where you’ll get a first-hand glimpse into our city’s emerging art scene before coming back to the Hotel for a private evening concert.
Johannesburg is a complex, sprawling city that can be a bit challenging to navigate on your own, so let us connect you with a local guide from Past Experiences who will take you on interesting itineraries – specializing in anything from archaeology to shopping to food to photography. Four Seasons Hotel The Westcliff is the perfect place for an overnight stop or to use as a base to explore the city, from the Apartheid Museum, Soweto tours and shopping in the local luxury malls.
Stop by Westcliff Deli and pick up one of Executive Chef Keith Frisley’s Gourmet Chicnics – featuring a collection of inventive bites such as handmade smoky paprika chips, quinoa wraps with sautéd prawns and fresh pineapple, and chicken-liver pâté with watermelon preserve – on which to feast during a stroll through Delta Park or Johannesburg Zoo.
The Four Seasons Hotel Westcliff is located in one of Johannesburg’s most exclusive and affluent enclaves on a hillside overlooking the city’s Zoological Gardens and the dense tree canopy of the city’s prestigious northern suburbs. Thanks to its hillside location, the hotel offers stunning panoramic views across the city, as well as the nearby Zoo, while remaining close to the city’s highlights. This impeccable property feels like a chic hillside village, with nine sun-splashed villas woven with courtyards, fountains and gardens. The 117 luxury rooms and suites come with a balcony or garden terrace perfect for sitting back and admiring the scenery. The rooms feature contemporary modern African décor with plush furnishings and large windows, keeping the space bright and airy.
Fine dining choices include the View and Flames, both offering spectacular views of the vista alongside menus comprised of the freshest local ingredients, helmed by Michelin-starred chef Dirk Gieselmann. The hotel’s facilities include two outdoor heated swimming pools, tennis court, a destination Spa and a gym with sauna and steam room. The Spa is a haven within the city, offering nine treatment rooms surrounding the infinity lap pool. Enjoy one of the many therapies before relaxing outside with a light meal or a drink in the Après Spa lounge.
The 117 spacious guest rooms and suites of Four Seasons Hotel The Westcliff, Johannesburg, feature cool, contemporary décor inspired by modern Africa. All of the rooms open onto a garden terrace or balcony, where you can relax and soak up the view.
Panoramic View Premier Room
You’ll find these rooms all over the Hotel, but with a selection of different configurations, no two are exactly alike. The view, however, is unbeatable no matter where you are.
Garden View Premier Room
Step onto the balcony or breathe in some fresh air as you sit in your ground-floor garden – with these rooms, you’ll have a choice of how you like to experience the outdoor beauty that surrounds the Hotel.
Panoramic View Deluxe Room
Step onto your private balcony to watch the sun rise over the city, or enjoy a starlit nightcap before lounging on your king-size bed, surrounded by African-inspired touches.
Garden View Deluxe Room
Found throughout our Hotel, the views from these spacious rooms are beautiful and varied. If you’re lucky, you might even spot an elephant playing in the neighboring Johannesburg Zoo.
Hand-embroidered accent pillows and tasteful animal prints mixed with contemporary furnishings create an inviting place to which to return after a day spent exploring the city.
A grand lobby entrance reveals a staircase and a private elevator, both leading up to your suite’s two upper floors, where three bedrooms, a dining room set for eight people, a separate study, a lounge and a private gym are awaiting your arrival.
The living room’s wall of windows opens up to panoramic views in this contemporary suite, set in our Golden Jubilee Residence, while the dining table invites family and friends to join you for a meal shared by the fireplace before toasting to an evening well spent n your private terrace.
Panoramic View One Bedroom Suite
Airy and welcoming, these spacious suites are filled with natural light that brightens every corner, from the living room to the separate bedroom, while the private terrace provides a breath of fresh air.
One Bedroom Suite
Perfect for families or extended stays, these generously sized suites feature a king-size bed and separate living and sleeping areas decorated in soothing blues, creams and locally crafted touches.
Preview is the name of the outdoor lounge-bar where locals meet friends for after-work sundowners. Adjacent is Flames, popular as much for it’s outlook as its crowd-pleasing variety and professionally executed dishes, from fondue to tandoori chicken; roasted cauliflower to charred pork belly; glazed duck leg to black Angus grass-fed steaks. Upstairs is Views, the fine-dining restaurant with a fabulous vista. Breakfast is served here, and it’s a fine way to start the day, with an enormous buffet of fresh fruit (including juices and shots), yogurts, cereals, pastries, cold meats and cheese. Hot breakfast is ordered from a menu.
The name doesn’t lie. The incredible panoramic views of Johannesburg you’ll see from your table are matched only by the creative and satisfying avant-garde cuisine on your plate.
Meet up with friends to share seasonal small plates and handcrafted cocktails alongside open-air, hilltop views in this social gathering spot.
Sip sundowners on the terrace while our chefs prepare elevated reinterpretations of regional favorites – think dry-spice–rubbed sea bass or the best grilled burger you’ve ever tasted – that use fresh, of-the-moment ingredients.
Open all day, our French-style, street-side deli is stocked with gourmet snacks, beverages and lighter fare great for taking with you on the go or enjoying in our casual courtyard. Stop by Westcliff Deli and pick up one of Executive Chef Keith Frisley’s Gourmet Chicnics – featuring a collection of inventive bites such as handmade smoky paprika chips, quinoa wraps with sautéd prawns and fresh pineapple, and chicken-liver pate with watermelon preserve – on which to feast during a stroll through Delta Park or Zoo Lake.
Relax with a book on a daybed or spend time catching up with friends in-between treatments at the city’s only outdoor spa lounge, where a menu of salads, sandwiches and light main courses is the perfect complement to a lazy spa day.
In Room Dining
Whether you’re time-zone–hopping, feeding a hungry team during an impromptu meeting or looking for quiet, private dining, you can choose from our extensive In-Room menu day or night.
The 24 hour gym enjoys spectacular views over the city. The gym is equipped with a whirlpool, sauna, steam room, weights and offers classes. There are also two outdoor heated pools, one lap pool and one which is geared towards families.
Lounge in the cool shade of an umbrella on the terrace while the kids splash around in our outdoor pool or jump in and join the fun.
Set atop a lush canopy of green, this is where you come to get away from it all. Lose yourself in the natural serenity that comes with an al-fresco massage or a quiet moment in our eucalyptus-scented steam room. White marble floors provide a bright contrast with the rich wooden ceiling in our Spa’s deluxe and look out onto the lush green foliage surrounding the pool from a wall of windows.
Our light-filled, state-of-the-art fitness centre lets you get in a workout day or night, with views of Johannesburg’s endless forest cityscape to keep you motivated.