9 De Beer StreetJohannesburg2001South Africa
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About Bannister

Bannister provides centrally located, chic accommodation and a comedy club, just one-half block from Orbit, one of Africa's best jazz clubs.

Modern rooms with double-glazed windows include convenient amenities such as complimentary Wi-Fi, multi-channel TVs, and en-suite bathrooms with rain showers, free toiletries and Hans Grohe fittings.

Bannister features a 24-hour reception service, conference space and free underground parking. If guests feel like exploring, there are numerous grocery stores, shops, and eateries nearby. Airport shuttles can be arranged through reception.

Guests can dine or meet for drinks in the on-site restaurant Bistro and Bar, or sample tasty dishes in the sushi bar.

The hotel is approximately a five-minute drive from Gautrain Park Station, South Africa's largest bus and train station. Joburg Theatre is a ten-minute walk away from the hotel, while Johannesburg City Parks & Zoo House is a five-minute walk away.


9 De Beer Street, Johannesburg, 2001, South Africa
Telephone: +27(11)4036888 | Official Homepage

Top amenities

  • Free WiFi in lobby
  • Free WiFi in rooms
  • Pool
  • Spa
  • Parking
  • Pets
  • A/C
  • Restaurant
  • Hotel bar
  • Gym

All amenities

Hotel facilities

  • 24-hour reception
  • Airport shuttle
  • Bell service
  • Computer with internet
  • Concierge
  • Conference rooms
  • Elevator
  • Free WiFi in lobby
  • Hotel bar
  • Hotel safe
  • Laundry service
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Organized activities
  • Parking garage
  • Pets allowed
  • Restaurant
  • Room service
  • Washing machine
  • WiFi in lobby

Room facilities

  • Bathroom with shower
  • Cable TV
  • Central heating
  • Cosmetic mirror
  • Desk
  • Flatscreen TV
  • Free WiFi in rooms
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet
  • Ironing board
  • Room safe
  • Satellite TV
  • Television
  • WiFi in rooms


  • Accessible parking
  • Wheelchair accessible

Arrival / Departure

  • Check-in: 13:00
  • Check-out: 11:00

Positive Reviews

Knowledgeable staff

There are many positive comments about the staff at this property. Guests state that the staff is extremely friendly and informative. They are always ready to assist guests if they have any problems during their stay and offer a warm welcome upon arrival.

The perfect central location

According to previous guests, this hotel offers the ideal location for exploring Johannesburg and the surrounding areas. There are many venues nearby including grocery stores, shops, restaurants, cafes, attractions, pharmacies and more. Overall, guests love the location as it is very convenient if you do not have a car while visiting the city.

Good food

Many recent reviews indicate that the food at this property is very good. Guests mention that the dishes served in the restaurant are plentiful, flavourful and tasty. Guests enjoy the variety of dishes offered on the menu and feel the service is also good.

Negative Reviews

Noisy property

Guests report that the hotel is very noisy due to the local traffic and from the restaurant and bar in the evenings. Music is blaring all night, making it very difficult for guests to get a good night's sleep.

Not that clean

There are complaints about the cleanliness of this property and its rooms. Guests found dust, dirt and leftover items in their rooms upon arrival and were very disappointed.

Rating Overview

Rating trivago Rating Index based on 61 reviews across the web
7.7 /10
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    7.2 /10
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7.7 out of 10 based on 61 reviews