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Nelson Mandela Square

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Address: 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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09:00 - 19:00
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Mon - Thu 09:00 - 19:00
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Sat - Sun 09:00 - 18:00
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The Statue

Never got a chance of being here during the day time due to busy schedule. It is vibrant at nice with sounds and light-water show in the middle of the Square surrounded by the... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
adil g
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Zanzibar Island, Tanzania
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Holland, Michigan
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18 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

What a great honor to stand in front of the statue of Nelson Mandela. Several restaurants in the square.

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Thank RebeccaA602
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

a very good place to good in the evening....Very busy, nice to take pictures, great restaurants and direct connection to sandton city

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Thank Mariana N
Sandton, South Africa
7 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Beautiful, cosmopolitan, exciting, never dull Sandton Square. For a tourist it will meet every need - whichever country you are from. Lots of restaurants to choose from and a few steps through the doors takes you to one of the most wonderful shopping experiences.

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Thank mybeautifulworld2017
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

One of the best s spuotatue at sandton city.always busy with tourist taking out selfies. Santon city shopping centre is huge and caters for all groups and has a widw variety of shops. if you looking for anything from A to Z you will find it here.

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Thank Ajith D
Cape Town, South Africa
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65 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The best Tashas is here, try the humus toastie! What a nice place to people watch and relax as time goes by

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Thank Yajna G
Johannesburg, South Africa
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7 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

One of our favorite things to do is to sit st one of the many interesting restaurants and chat and enjoy the beautiful people filled with colour and personality and style. The square is abuzz with laughter and style. It is sophisticated and has the Joburg buzz and energy. Great place to meet friends,

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Harare
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7 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I suffer from a disease i like to call 'Joziphobia'. The fear of doing ANYTHING in Johannesburg not least because of the crime rates that the media usually drown us in. So shopping at Nelson Mandela Square helped me cure my shopping disease on one hand and the on the other bufetted me from having to hop from one corner... More 

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Zanzibar Island, Tanzania
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28 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Never got a chance of being here during the day time due to busy schedule. It is vibrant at nice with sounds and light-water show in the middle of the Square surrounded by the beautiful and fine restaurants. The statue of the Mandela is the highlight, it is massive and give you souvenir pics for your visit.

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Thank adil g
St Albans
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18 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Natural centre for tourists - huge Mandela statue and a wide selection of eateries, with colour changing lights/fountains.

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Thank John E
New York City, New York
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150 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice area across from the convention center and near the hotels and Gautrain stop. Lively with restaurants and bars and a statue of Nelson Mandela.

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