Marshall Street 2048JohannesburgSouth Africa
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About Mapungubwe

Boasting a striking stone and wood façade and an African-inspired interior, Mapungubwe is a modern boutique property set in a former bank in central Johannesburg.

Mapungubwe specialises in apartment-style accommodation. Guests can take their pick from a selection of studio, deluxe and even penthouse-style units, all of which have open-plan kitchens and lounges.

In addition to a swimming pool and sun deck area, this Johannesburg city-centre property also has an on-site gym. This hotel features a comprehensive array of conference suites and is happy to offer bespoke event assistance. This property is monitored by 24-hour security and has on-site parking.

The Marshall is this hotel's elegant in-house dining venue. Guests can enjoy a range of meals and snacks here, including free-range meats, excellent wines and top-quality coffees.

Tipplers can enjoy a visit to the SAB World of Beer, a museum with tastings located a ten-minute walk away. The Gold Reef City theme park is under six kilometres from the property.


Marshall Street , 2048, Johannesburg, South Africa
Telephone: +27(11)4292600 | Official Homepage

Top amenities

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

All amenities

Hotel facilities

  • 24-hour reception
  • Airport shuttle
  • Business centre
  • Car park
  • Concierge
  • Conference rooms
  • Free WiFi in lobby
  • Gym
  • Hotel bar
  • Laundry service
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Restaurant
  • Room service
  • Terrace
  • WiFi in lobby

Room facilities

  • Air conditioning
  • Bathroom with bathtub
  • Bathroom with shower
  • Central heating
  • Desk
  • Electric kettle
  • Fridge
  • Kitchen / Kitchenette
  • Room safe
  • Satellite TV
  • Television
  • WiFi in rooms


  • Accessible parking

For children

  • Childcare / Babysitting

Positive Reviews

Peaceful ambience offers mass appeal

Oozing quiet and calm, the chilled-out ambience here garners lots of praise. This beautiful boutique hotel – which features an earthy, African-inspired décor scheme – is attractive to those who are looking for respite in the heart of Johannesburg. This tranquillity ensures that this hotel is popular across a wide demographic; it proves to be a hit with couples seeking a romantic urban retreat as well as with business guests looking for reliably quiet and calm accommodation.

Conveniently located for the CBD, train station

Guests – and especially those here on business – like the fact that this property is located within a short proximity of the city's CBD. Many also say that this hotel is convenient for the local train station.

Free shuttle service

This hotel offers a wide array of guest amenities, but the complimentary shuttle service is noted to be especially convenient. As an added bonus, drivers seem to go out of the way to offer local travel tips. This endears staff to newcomers and helps guests to make the most of their time in the area.

Negative Reviews

Long walk from corridors to rooms

Guests staying in certain parts of this property say that they face a long walk in order to get from lifts and corridor areas through to their rooms.

Small pool

This property's pool is something of a disappointment, with guests unhappy at the small size of this amenity.

Rating Overview

Rating trivago Rating Index ® based on 30 reviews across the web
8 /10
8 out of 10 based on 30 reviews