What to do


World class shopping malls, organic markets and African flea markets make Sandton a shopper's Mecca. Find keepsakes to remind you of your trip, buy presents for the family back home, or impress your clients or boss with a thoughtful gift.

Take in a show

A variety of theatres from the Theatre on the Square to the Teatro offer everything from busking and live music concerts to major musicals and international shows. Apart from fantastically fun shows, the Barnyard Theatre in Rivonia also provides rollicking fun for year-end functions and special occasions.

But is it art?

Local and international artists are represented at a host of galleries in the area that display artworks ranging from ceramics and sculpture to paintings and installation art.

Watch a movie

Catch up with the latest blockbusters at NuMetro, Ster-Kinekor and Nedbank Cinema Prive cineplexes.

Embark on a culinary adventure

The Sandton area and the surrounding Johannesburg suburbs dish up a veritable smorgasbord of café's, coffee shops, delicatessens, pubs and restaurants. From fine dining in some of the smartest restaurants to al fresco lunches at sidewalk cafés, you'll find fare to satisfy the most discerning palates, or quick, yet delectable bites to grab in between visiting the sights and attractions of Sandton. An excellent selection of craft beers are available from a variety of pubs specialising in this popular beverage.

Put on your dancing shoes

From nightclubs to jazz café's, from intimate, romantic rendezvous' to comedy clubs, Sandton will keep you busy until the early hours of the morning. Exclusive entertainment venues offer live music, cabaret evenings and decadent dinners - all served up in style with a sophisticated vibe.

Get on the green

The area offers a choice of 36 top golf courses to play. Please enquire with your accommodation provider about arranging tee off times.

Close the deal

Sandton is Africa's economic powerhouse. Dubbed "the richest square mile in Africa", venues such as the Sandton Convention Centre and the Gallagher Convention Centre make doing business easy.