Welcome to Hallmark House Hotel!

Thank you for joining us at Hallmark House, Jozi’s inner-city art hotel. Our team are looking forward to being of service to you and will be available to assist with any queries you may have.

Johannesburg city and the Maboneng Precinct hosts a truly unique mix of cultures, music, performance, fashion, art and design, all of which can be found in a perfect amalgamation right HERE at Hallmark House.

When you explore, you will see that we offer a range of curated shared spaces, including extensive recreational and business facilities. These include Jozi’s finest jazz bar, the evocative Marabi Club, which boasts fine dining, slick service, and the immersive sounds of African rhythms; Thorn, the hotel coffee shop and popular inner-city remote workspace; Cutters unisex Barbershop, which offers professional grooming in a vintage, indulgent setting; and the Rooftop, which boasts a bar and restaurant with unrivalled 360-degree views over the city, not to mention the Bontle Modiselle Dance Studio and hotel gym.

We trust that you will enjoy your stay with us. Please feel free to contact the front desk should you need anything during your stay.

The Hallmark House Team


From fine dining, art galleries and premium hotels, to coffee bistros, rooftop bars and African-inspired retail stores, Maboneng – aptly translating to “place of light” – is a set in the heart of Johannesburg as and forms a place of inspiration and collaboration for all.

There are several restaurants and activities that can be enjoyed throughout the inner-city. Walk, skateboard, or bike your way through the streets on a local tour, take in the local art, get a taste of the city at one of the many restaurants on Fox street, or even try your voice at karaoke.

Visit our team at reception to enquire about activities and recommended restaurants. 


Thorn Restaurant

Located on the ground floor of Hallmark House, you will find Thorn, our 24 hours restaurant and inner-city remote workspace.

Join us for breakfast, lunch or dinner and enjoy free Wi-Fi, power, coffee, and a fresh menu!

Breakfast: 06h00 – 11h00
Lunch & Dinner: 11h00 – 21h00

The Marabi Club

Tucked into the basement of Hallmark House, the Marabi Club is one of Jozi’s hottest and most authentic live music and dining experiences. World-renowned for its excellent food, special cocktails, decor, slick service, and live jazz experiences, you’ll get why most people who visit this Maboneng landmark are captivated by the electric atmosphere.

Don’t miss out on world class fine dining each Thursday, Friday and Saturday evening.

Thursday: 17h30 – Close
Friday: 17h30 – Close
Saturday 17h30 – Close

Rooftop at Hallmark House

Fifteen floors up, and boasting the ultimate views of downtown Jozi, Hallmark’s Rooftop is where industrial edge meets modern chic in one of our gritty city’s most ‘instagrammable’ spaces – with its wrap-around bar and unimaginable sunsets. Boasting its own delectable menu and extensive drinks selection, pop in (or spend the night) and enjoy!

Monday – Thursday: 16h00 to Close
Friday: 14h00 – Close
Saturday and Sunday: 12h00 – Close


Cutters Unisex Barbershop

From fades to braids and close shaves. Cutters Barbershop is a unique experience found in the Maboneng Precinct. Located on the ground floor, signature treatments are uplifting and refreshing, with a range of products and services including his and hers care, cuts and styling techniques – all led by one of Jozi’s best kept secrets, our Head Barber, Amon.

Bontle Modiselle Dance Studio

South Africa’s multitalented sweetheart Bontle Modiselle announced the opening of her first ever dance studio in the heart of Maboneng late in 2021, which has now officially opened to the public right HERE at Hallmark House Hotel. 

Located on the rooftop, The Bontle Modiselle Dance Studio is an all-inclusive environment that offers various styles of dance classes to the public to encourage creativity, individuality and fun, whilst sweating away the stress of day-to-day commitments. Learn from only the finest instructors who will bring you the best dance, fitness and fun sessions.

Curious Curio Store

The Curious Curio store – found on the ground floor of the hotel – hosts fashion and curios from a range of local designers, along with the hotel merchandise. Take a look, who knows what you may find! 



Our incredible front desk team are available to assist you 24 hours a day. You can reach them on extension #9.


Please connect to the hotel wi-fi by making use of the username and code provided with your room key upon check in. 

Check In and Check Out

Check In is at 14:00 and Check Out is at 10:00 daily. Please approach our friendly front desk team should you wish to request a late check out and we will do our best to accommodate your needs.


Secure parking is available for hotel guests on the first three levels of the hotel, from P1 – P3. Kindly show security your hotel room key to access parking through the boom gate from Siemert Road.  

Luggage storage

We are more than happy to hold your luggage upon request should you need to leave it in our storeroom before or after staying with us at the hotel.  


Breakfast is served on the ground floor at Thorn restaurant from 06h00 – 11h00, seven days a week.

Room Service

Room Service is available from our hotel restaurant, Thorn from 06h00 – 23h00 every day. Please make use of the QR code provided to check the menu and dial extension #9 to place your order.


Housekeeping services are available daily, please be sure to make use of the “Do Not Disturb” sign should you want to omit this service.


Kindly place your towels on the shower floor should you like us to provide you a fresh set.

Gowns and Slippers

Gowns and slippers are provided in your room, please feel free to take the slippers home with you, however we ask that you leave the gowns behind (we know, they’re lovely!), removed gowns will be charged to your room account.


Should you wish for us to take care of your garments, please make use of the laundry bag provided in the dressing cabinet, along with the check list of services you would like.  Prices are provided on the check list and will be charged to your account upon check out.

Mini bar

The mini bar can be fully stocked per your request. Please note that we work on an honesty bar system and all items consumed will be charged to your room upon checkout.

Coffee & Tea Station

Enjoy a tea or coffee on us!


Airconditioning is available in every room – please feel free to contact the front desk if you are struggling to operate your unit using the remote control, and our team will happily assist you.


It will take a minute or so for your shower water to run hot, please be sure to turn on your shower and let the water run for a little while so as not to get an involuntary ice bath.

Additional Amenities

A hair dryer and additional blankets can be located in the cabinet. 

Tours & Activities

Please contact the front desk should you wish to take any tours in Johannesburg – we will put you in contact with a reliable tour operator and recommend activities and experiences that will ensure you make the best of your time in Johannesburg.

Transfers & Shuttle Service

Our reception team are more than happy to assist with your transfer or shuttle needs.

Rooftop Gym

The hotel gym can be found on the 15th floor and provides all the equipment you need to get a good workout, whilst enjoying the views over the city skyline.

Work, Events & Conferencing

From one day conferencing options to multi-day team building and corporate getaways, Hallmark House offers a range of packages to suit all corporate needs. 

Just looking for a place to get some work done? Join us at the hotels remote workspace whilst enjoying our local brew at Thorn Restaurant.