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Johannesburg Zoo, Bensusan Photographic Museum, Sandton City, Hillbrow Tower, SAB World of Beer, Satyagraha House, Enoch Sontonga Memorial Park, Nelson Mandela Square, Moyo Restaurants, Newtown Cultural Precinct, Nelson Mandela Bridge, Johannesburg Art Gallery and Sculpture Park, Brenthurst Gardens, Constitution Hill, Rand Easter Show, Apartheid Museum, Radium Beer Hall, Oriental Plaza, The Bag Factory, Standard Bank Gallery, ABSA Art Gallery, MuseuMAfricA
While the leafy suburb of Ferndale cannot be compared to the glitz and glamour of affluent Sandton or sophisticated Bryanston, it in itself offers visitors and residents a more complete and less overwhelming experience. The city of Johannesburg can at times become too much – too much noise, too many people – and many locals need to just get away from the rat race and rejuvenate their tired bodies and minds. This is where Ferndale is ideal; with a superb central location and an atmosphere of tranquillity, this northern enclave is one of the city’s finest. Situated just outside the major hub of the Randburg CBD, Ferndale’s biggest advantage is easily its location; you can reach most places in Johannesburg from here without much hassle. The city centre is under 20 minutes away while the likes of Sandton is a quick sojourn up Republic Road. Ferndale is furthermore mere moments away from a number of popular... Show more
For a more down to earth experience there are guest houses. Less expensive than hotels, they offer a more homey environment, as well as more privacy. Converted from a private house it’s a much gentler environment and for those with furry friends, there are also pet friendly options. They are usually well situated with shops and places of interest nearby. Being so small it offers a much more personal and intimate attention to it’s upkeep, leaving you with a more polished and homely experience.