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Nelson Mandela Square

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Fl 1st Medical Mews | Cnr Rivonia Road and 5th Street, Sandton 2196, South Africa
+27 11 217 6000
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  • Average14%
  • Poor2%
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Fl 1st Medical Mews | Cnr Rivonia Road and 5th Street, Sandton 2196, South Africa
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+27 11 217 6000
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"butcher shop"
in 33 reviews
"surrounded by restaurants"
in 32 reviews
"huge statue"
in 31 reviews
"hard rock cafe"
in 31 reviews
"shopping mall"
in 78 reviews
"larger than life"
in 18 reviews
"sandton city"
in 70 reviews
"great man"
in 43 reviews
"nelson mandela"
in 91 reviews
"lots of shops"
in 27 reviews
"great shopping"
in 25 reviews
"safe place"
in 19 reviews
"gautrain station"
in 18 reviews
"take pictures"
in 16 reviews
"great place to visit"
in 19 reviews
"worth a visit"
in 34 reviews
"south africa"
in 23 reviews
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Reviewed 3 days ago

This is a popular spot for well off Johannesburg residents and visitors. If you want some great, but pricy dinning, then "the Square" is your spot. Take your picture with our much loved and admired president - go see a play at the Theater on...More

Thank Roddy P
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My wife and I had a one night stop over in Sandton and went to Nelson Mandela Square this area has an emense array of shops, restaurants and places to see. The weather today was thunder storms but there are lots and lots to do...More

Thank Raggie1981
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a shopping center. There is Nelson Mandela statue- A photo stop. its full of shops and restaurants. Can visit once.

Thank Malgudiboy
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Perfectly located for Resturant’s, shopping and the train station. There is a massive statue of Nelson to grab a photo with. Shops include high end and very casual. My favourite ice cream shop Sally Williams was inside. Clean toilets. Some security Open late. Great atmosphere....More

Thank ZaraIam
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is really a full scale shopping center. Large variety of shops and good selection of restaurants to choose from. It was all enclosed from my hotel and that was nice because one evening it rained.

Thank kwalkerward
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The only saving grace here is the chance to get your photo taken underneath Nelson Mandela's statue. It's a large open square surrounded by concrete buildings with a few restaurants and entrances to malls and naff all other attractions - one lady selling paintings. It's...More

Thank Gerry M
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Large shopping center beside the square along with restaurants. Good way to spend a ay if it is raining. There was more around the square that we didnt see.

Thank Elaine M
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visit this place to taste the different food that is on offer.the Hardrock cafe is not for the ordinary visitor .as far as price is concern.It is well wort a visit.

Thank Polla D
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Mandela Square is a great location to have a drink and a meal whilst people watching, following some shopping in Sandton City Mall. Relaxing, clean & entertaining environment. Well worth a visit if you’re visiting Johannesburg.

Thank The-Midlander
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

You will sea an enormous statue of Mandela, Sandton Library, and all type of restaurants as Hard Rock Cafe The Butcher Shop for extraordinary good south african meat. Mandela Square is one of the entries to Sandton City plenty of exclusive shops (Golden miles)

Thank Marinamila
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pebbles2_13
11 February 2018|
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Response from Stephen N | Reviewed this property |
Approx taxi fare around ZAR 200 one way, other option catch a cab from your accommodation.
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Ramjatton S
12 October 2016|
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Response from HARDBATTLE | Reviewed this property |
bus city tours will take you to the best attractions in town.. safe....informative and fun
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