The Capital Empire

700m from Sandton City and Sandton Central Business District

The Capital Empire is stylish and centrally located. With a view from the top, you couldn’t be anywhere but Empire. Talk about being in the right place at the right time.
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Behind you is the American Embassy. Around the corner is Sandton City. Down the road is the Gautrain station. And in between it all is the most important financial and business district in Sub-Saharan Africa. The Capital Empire is the prime address to get stuff done while you travel, whether for business or leisure. With accommodation that ranges from spacious hotel rooms and apartments to penthouses, with a state-of-the-art gym and stylish restaurant, The Capital Empire presents a contemporary and convenient Sandton-living experience. And even though we put you in the heart of where you need to be, The Capital Empire is so well equipped for networking, business meetings, and conferences. 

  • Fully-equipped conference centre
  • Business centre featuring an arrival lounge and change room facilities
  • Veranda @ Empire Restaurant
  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • A contemporary and modern spa treatment room
  • A spacious fitness centre overlooking a tranquil garden, featuring state-of-the-art equipment and a free weight area
  • 24-hour controlled security access ensuring guest safety and privacy
  • Secure and complimentary parking

Sweeping views across Sandton create a cosmopolitan backdrop for a modern and elegant restaurant. The Veranda @ Empire is a great choice. The restaurant opens up to an ample and well stocked bar and pool area.

The menu is substantial, yet simple, dishes are freshly prepared by a team of passionate Chefs.


  • Restaurant – 60 pax
  • Terrace – 80 pax
  • 24-hour reception
  • 24-hour in-room dining
  • Daily cleaning service
  • Complimentary uncapped high-speed Wi-Fi
  • Complimentary scheduled shuttle services to Sandton Gautrain Station and Nelson Mandela Square
  • Doctor and dentist on call
  • Daily newspapers on request
  • Luggage storage

Staying at The Capital is awesome because we put you in the heart of the action. More than just a bed, enjoy the complete experience. Check out what’s on and have a look at other enthusiast’s stay snapshots.

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Gym & Spa

To get the best out of your stay, take advantage of our onsite gym and spa treatment facility.


Get much needed downtime and treat yourself. We can arrange treatments for you in our treatment room.


You can make use of our awesome fully equipped modern gym – open 24 hours.

Conference and Events

Looking to run a conference or an event? Click to find out more!

Empire offers a wide selection of rooms

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1 Bedroom . 2 Guests . 30m2

41 x Standard Rooms that feature a contemporary aesthetic and offer every amenity needed for a short or long-stay. Minimalist and comfortable, each individually-appointed standard room is designed to offer guests maximum comfort and convenience.


1 Bedroom . 2 Guests . 36m2

41 x Executive Rooms are tastefully furnished in a modern style. The executive room offers an en-suite bathroom, with bath and shower, a work and vanity desk is provided, complimentary Wi-Fi, a direct dial telephone, international plug points and on-site conference facilities.


1 Bedroom . 2 Guests . 86m2

38 x One Bedroom Apartments. The apartments are fully-fitted, offering all of the amenities required for a comfortable short or long-stay. Each apartment consists of a contemporary bedroom featuring an en-suite bathroom, lounge and balcony. The apartment’s fully equipped kitchen facilitates self-catering, providing guests with convenient flexibility.


2 Bedroom . 4 Guests . 116m2

38 x Two Bedroom Apartments. The apartments are spacious, feature a clean aesthetic and offer ultimate convenience with fully appointed kitchen, enabling self-catering. Each Two Bedroom Apartment consists of a combination of a One Bedroom Apartment and a Standard Room, with an open-plan lounge and dining area.


3 Bedroom . 6 Guests . 152m2

38 x Three Bedroom Apartments, ideal for business professionals, large groups and families. Featuring contemporary furnishings, countless first-class facilities, a work space and an entertainment area, guests will be afforded every amenity required for a comfortable, productive and memorable short or long-stay. The Three Bedroom Apartments are made up of the Standard, Executive and One Bedroom Suites.


2 Bedroom . 4 Guests . 230m2

3 x Two Bedroom Penthouses, incredibly spacious featuring modern, stylish furnishings. The penthouses offer all of the convenient amenities and contemporary décor of a five-star hotel, providing short and long-stay options.


3 Bedroom . 6 Guests . 260m2

2 x Three Bedroom Penthouses provide ideal accommodation for business professionals, families and larger groups. Decorated in soft, neutral colours with a clean, fresh aesthetic, every modern convenience is catered for.


4 Bedroom . 8 Guests . 300m2

3 x Four Bbedroom Penthouses, the Capital Empire’s most spacious and opulent accommodation. Featuring contemporary finishes, tasteful furnishings and modern décor. The penthouses provide optimal style for business travellers, leisure guests, large groups and families. The well-appointed open-plan lounge offers an entertainment or relaxation area, while the convenient work desk and complimentary Wi-Fi ensure that all professionals’ needs are met.

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Conferencing At Empire

The Capital Empire is the perfect place for professionals to
conduct business and for corporates to host conferences.