GAUTENG JOHANNESBURG HOTELS
The Forum Homini presents a unique opportunity to explore the cradle of humankind and surrounding highlights within Gauteng in South Africa whilst experiencing opulent luxury. Located in the famous Cradle of Humankind, northwest of Johannesburg , the Forum Homini is easily accessible from Johannesburg on the N1 South.
The Forum Homini five star boutique hotel is situated in a private game reserve, The Cradle of Humankind, which is one of the world's most famous heritage sites. Guests can here explore the planet of the ages and visit a dozen dolomitic limestone caves - all this just 40 minutes from Johannesburg and Pretoria.
All twelve luxury suites at the Forum Homini Boutique Hotel are carved into the landscape with beautifully designed roofs covered in African veld. Thea suites are tastefully decorated in rich wood and silken fabrics. The lush king size bed with a voluptuous silk canopy nestled above, creating a romantic setting, takes centre stage and guests enter the outdoor double shower through a waterfall of sparkling coloured beads which cascade down over the doorway. The lounge leads onto a sumptuous bath for two, overlooking the bushveld, complimented by a glass encased fireplace and stalactite shapes that light up the suites in a soft haze.
The honeymoon suite at the Formum Homini is the perfect secluded setting for a romantic getaway with silk curtains draping around the spa bath area and a voluptuous canopy nestling above the king size bed. Continue the romantic getaway by dining in-suite sitting at the fireside dining room with its own bird viewing window
The Presidential suite in addition to standard amenities also features boardroom that can seat up to eight people. Double showers open up onto a private garden area featuring a small splash pool as the centre piece. This suite is ideal for small executive meetings or a romantic evening.
All suites at the Forum Homini Boutique Hotel are equipped with:
The roots gourmet restaurant at the Forum Homini is renowned as one of Johannesburg's top fine dining restaurants.
Guests are invited to indulge in delicious dishes inspired by French, African and Asian influences. Well designed menus are changed daily and include six-course dinner and four-course lunch gourmet menus also known as a menu degustation. Dishes are prepared with creativity, passion and flair, served with optional course-matched wines to compliment each dish and to satisfy the discerning palate. All wines are available from the hotel's wine cellar and are handpicked from a well selected collection of South African wines.
The wine cellar at the Forum Homini Boutique Hotel features some of the top South African wines such as, Hamilton Russell, Rustenberg and Cederberg as well as an array of well selected wines and champagnes from France, Laurent Perrier being the house champagne at roots. All wines are carefully selected to suit the style and concept at roots restaurant.
The philosophy at the roots restaurant at the Forum Homini is to establish a partnership with selected wine estates to endeavour and maintain a common passion in wine.
Activities which are available at the Forum Homini