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The Mapungubwe Faircity Hotel is a chic urban hotel in the heart of Johannesburg Inner city Banking district. Formerly the Old French bank, which closed down in the 1970’s, the building still retains the original bank vaults with original safety deposit boxes, which together with the contemporary African décor gives the hotel its own unique personality. The area is rich in history and culture, with theatres, art galleries and museums nearby to discover and explore. Tours and trips to Soweto, Lion Park, Constitutional Hill and Pilanesberg is one of the things to do and can be arranged by the hotel at an additional cost.


Inspired by The City of Gold, Mapungubwe Faircity Hotel is chicly furnished, convenience-orientated accommodation that offers guests a peaceful haven in which to relax after a long day of meetings or travelling. The interior decor has been designed and decorated by Icon Tourism Decorating Services to deliver a classic, fresh, earthy and classy contemporary African feel.

All apartments consist of a Double bed. Some rooms have additional space allowing for an extra single or double bed if required.
Guests can expect various common amenities across all room types. These are:

61 x Studio Apartments
8 x Executive Studio Apartments
9 x Deluxe Studio Apartments
10 x Standard One Bedroom Apartments
7 x Executive One Bedroom Apartments
1 x Penthouse The Rhino Room

All apartments offer an open-plan kitchen with fridge and microwave, lounge, bathroom with separate bath and shower, air-conditioner, DSTV (13 x channels) All Kitchen Utensils are available on request from Reception.
Please note: Should an extra bed be brought in for a child, there is an additional charge of R250.

Mapungubwe room
Mapungubwe lounge
Mapungubwe kitchen
Mapungubwe deluxe room


Whether making use of our accommodation for one night or for an extended period, we are always ready to provide all of our guests with outstanding service. From venue hire to unique food experiences at our very own The Marshall restaurant, everyone gets to experience and enjoy the ease and convenience that comes standard with every Mapungubwe Faircity Hotel stay.

All short and long-stay guests to Mapungubwe Faircity Hotel enjoy full access to all of the following services and amenities:

Free high speed Wi-Fi
Swimming pool and deck
The Marshall restaurant
The Vault Hotel Bar and Lounge
Fully equipped communications and business centre
Health and wellness gymnasium
Stringent 24-hour security
On-site, undercover parking

Q. Does the hotel offer foreign exchange services?
A. Yes

Q. Can we offer transport to a nearby exchange office?
A. Yes.

Q. What is the closest Forex exchange to the hotel?
A. 3 km.

Mapungubwe Fair City hotel


Physical Address

50 – 54 Marshall Street
Cnr. Marshall & Ferreira

Postal Address

Postnet Suite 393
Private Bag X121
Halfway House

Tel: +27 11 429 2600 / +27 76 536 9787
Emergency Tel: +27 66 326-1198
Fax: +27 11 838 9125



From a humble 40 bedrooms, the group’s portfolio has grown to encompass a number of hotels & resorts throughout South Africa and has gained 25 years of experience developing and managing hotels, conference centres and restaurants. Offering almost 2000 bedrooms and employment opportunities to over 1500 passionate members of staff, Premier Hotels & Resorts has a proven, longstanding reputation for delivering superior results.

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Recent News

Premier Hotels & Resorts to open in Umhlanga soon

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Premier are nearly there with the very exciting R380 million development of 2 brand new hotels on the same precinct, perfectly situated in Umhlanga on the Ridge and close to Gateway shopping Centre, private hospital and various business parks.

Premier prepares for summer season with celebrations with newly refurbished properties

Premier prepares for summer season with celebrations with newly refurbished properties

Premier Hotels & Resorts – one of South Africa’s fastest growing, independently owned hospitality brands – is leading the charge towards summer 2020 in the SA hospitality industry.

Statement from Premier Hotels and Resorts: Coronavirus [Click here]

Dear Valued Guests, loyal Premier Rewards Members and Staff

For many of you the current situation globally around the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, as defined by the World Health Organization, is of grave concern and worrying.

Our thoughts and well wishes go out to all the people and their families who have been affected by this virus and we salute and support all the doctors, healthcare professionals, and volunteers, as well as governments who are working tirelessly to defeat this virus.

We acknowledge and support South Africa’s stance as outlined by President Ramaphosa on 15 March 2020, and we are closely monitoring the Department of Health’s communication channels, and the World Health Organization’s statements. Premier Hotels and Resorts is deeply committed to adhering strictly to South African and global health guidelines expected from us as a corporate citizen. Our guests’ and staff health, safety and well-being will always remain our primary concern during stays at our wonderful properties.


Premier takes standards for hygiene and cleanliness very seriously and we are implementing these additional steps to ensure the safety of our guests and staff.

  1. Hand Hygiene:Our teams are constantly reminded that cleanliness starts with proper and frequent handwashing.
  2. Ongoing Training: In addition to training on housekeeping and hygiene protocols, hotel staff are also completing enhanced COVID-19 awareness training.
  3. Real-Time Information:Corporate and regional teams are on standby 24/7 to support the hotels and coordinate with local and regional authorities.
  4. Cleaning Products and Protocols:Our hotels follow strict cleaning protocols and effective cleaning products which safeguard our hotels, including guest rooms, public spaces and conference rooms, our back-of-house areas, such as storage and locker rooms, laundry rooms, and staff offices against viruses. We are increasing the frequency of cleaning high-touch items and areas including all counters, the front desk, elevators and elevator buttons, door handles, public bathrooms, and room-access key cards.

Please contact or the General Manager of the respective Premier Hotel or Resort you’re staying in or working for, on any specific enquiry you may have.

Your health and safety is of paramount importance to us, always.

On behalf of The Premier Group
You’re Welcome and we are here for you!

Premier Hotels and Resorts Cancellation Policy

Premier will be updating our cancellation policy regularly to reflect reality and breaking news around travel restrictions and new developments related to the COVID-19 virus – and to provide our valued guests with peace-of-mind and flexibility. Your ongoing support is important to us.

Premier Cancellation Terms & Conditions (during the current Coronavirus restrictions)

FIT Cancellation Policy (as per STO contract)

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