In Johannesburg's Sandton district, this hotel faces Nelson Mandela Square, lined with sidewalk cafés, restaurants, and shops. The upscale Sandton City Shopping Center and the Sandton Convention Center are adjacent. The Johannesburg city center is 18 km (11 mi) away.
The Michelangelo Hotel's health club includes an indoor heated pool, fitness center, steam bath, sauna, and a grassy sundeck. Guests also enjoy access to the full-service Michelangelo Spa, featuring several spa features, beauty treatments and massages. Overlooking Nelson Mandela Square, the Piccolo Mondo restaurant showcases international cuisine, with a focus on Italian specialties. Open 24 hours a day, II Ritrovo Bar & Lounge serves drinks, light fare, and afternoon high tea in the opulent atrium. 24-hour room service is available. This Johannesburg hotel also offers a business center, meeting rooms, and an airport-shuttle service (surcharge).
The 242 guestrooms at the Michelangelo Hotel feature Renaissance-inspired decor with reproduction antique furniture. Rooms include complimentary wireless Internet access, coffee/tea makers, minibars, and satellite TV with pay movies. Marble bathrooms come with bathrobes. The hotel provides a nightly turndown service.