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Sandton Convention Centre

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Address: Maude Street Sandown 2196, Sandton 2146, South Africa
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+27 11 779 0000
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Located in the heart of Sandton’s business district, with over 22 000m² of...

Located in the heart of Sandton’s business district, with over 22 000m² of convention, exhibition and special event space, 10 600 secure parking bays, conveniently located entertainment centres and over 30 hotels nearby, Sandton Convention Centre is Southern Africa’s most technologically advanced convention centre, offering purpose-built facilities to cater to your every need.

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Had good easter lunch at Butcher Shop. Had fun with quality shopping experience. Worth the effort. Almost every one can get under one roof. Various restaurants to dine at. All... read more

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Jagjit S
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Sandton, South Africa
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Sandton, South Africa
Level Contributor
6 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had good easter lunch at Butcher Shop. Had fun with quality shopping experience. Worth the effort. Almost every one can get under one roof. Various restaurants to dine at. All in one .

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Thank Jagjit S
Vino P, Manager at Sandton Convention Centre, responded to this review

Thank you for the lovely review More 

Doha
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32 reviews
7 attraction reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

It is a modern convention center, equipped with all modern Audio visual facilities, good halls, nice terrace.

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Thank oabouseada
Vino P, Manager at Sandton Convention Centre, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. Please visit us again soon. More 

Level Contributor
6 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A very comfortable Convention Center, with great facilities for over 8,000 delegates. The front entrance was under construction, so got a little dusty.

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Thank 114zulmaq
Vino P, Manager at Sandton Convention Centre, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. Unfortunately the road works outside our entrance is beyond our control. However, the city assures us that the finished product will make Sandton Convention Centre and even better place to visit. More 

Toowoomba, Australia
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11 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Wonderful venue, roomy, very clean, attentive, polite Staff and service for problems was prompt and efficient.

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Thank Christopher C
Ponce, Puerto Rico
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9 reviews
4 attraction reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Good convention center. But they were in construction to the surroundings, the traffic was very heavy. I did not have sitting areas, to wait for you to be picked up. The noise made it difficult to talk. But as far as internal facilities are concerned, they are excellent, clean and very spacious.

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Thank Lisa M
Vino P, Manager at Sandton Convention Centre, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review. Your concerns will certainly be taken into consideration. Unfortunately, the roadworks are out of control but the city has assured us that they are working as quick as possible to make the roads better to you, our valued client. We are also in discussions with the architects to create warm lounge areas for... More 

Tucson, Arizona
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15 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very large well run center, attended a convention of 7,000 people with no problems. Connected via third floor skybridge to an outstanding mall with many upscale restaurants. Near Hilton, Marriott, HolidayInn, Michealango etc Hotels.

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Thank ceb1618
Vino P, Manager at Sandton Convention Centre, responded to this review

Thank you for the lovely review More 

Zanzibar Island, Tanzania
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28 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 March 2017

The place is huge with variety of halls and rooms in different shapes n sizes. the staffs were really helpful especially for some of use who enjoy the Halal food. The equipment works perfectly. I like the skywalk from Sandton Sun and Intercontinental, it provide easy access to and from the hotels.

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Thank adil g
Vino P, Manager at Sandton Convention Centre, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely review. Please visit us again soon. More 

New York City, New York
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154 reviews
48 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 March 2017

Was there for GEC. Big venue, can take a while to figure where things are. Good for conferences, near the Gautrain and connected to the mall and hotels. WiFi works well. Some of the ballrooms can be difficult to find as they are not labelled and the rooms tend to be a bit dark, in general. They also ran out... More 

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Thank Tianshansky
Vino P, Manager at Sandton Convention Centre, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review our facilities. We appreciate the positive feedback, as we strive to enhance our guests experience at all times. Unfortunately the event you refer to, in relation to the lunch, was not controlled as per agreement and more people were allowed in than catered for. As mention this was recified the following day... More 

Ermelo, South Africa
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3 reviews
Reviewed 17 March 2017

I attended Meetings Africa, and the area is very nice and clean. Good staff at the convention and it was a very organised event. Great business opportunities, networking and meeting with different buyers.

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Thank MaqhaweTsabedze
Vino P, Manager at Sandton Convention Centre, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely review. Please visit us again soon. More 

Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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39 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 March 2017

Just a very good converence center with perfect link to southern sun hotel and interconti. Also link to the luxurious shopping center Sandton. I was attending a travel fair and the organisation was very good. I really enjoyed this conference center and hope to organize some conferences there in the future.

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Thank herbertfweber2016
Vino P, Manager at Sandton Convention Centre, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely review. We look forward to hosting you again. More 

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