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Birchwood Hotel & OR Tambo Conference Centre is the largest business to business conferencing facility in the southern hemisphere, playing host to thousands of business travellers, conference delegates and guests each year.

Founded in 1997, The Birchwood Hotel has remained a family-run business which prides its success on dedication and commitment to South Africa's business tourism industry. Situated only 7km from OR Tambo International Airport, the Birchwood Hotel is the ultimate hotel and conferencing solution for the busy business traveller or delegate with an hourly complimentary shuttle bus service running between the hotel and the airport ensuring no unwanted travelling delays.

Regardless of the size or requirements of your conference or banqueting needs, the Birchwood Hotel's conferencing and banqueting team have the expertise to make it a success. Offering diverse range of venues including formal indoor settings to picturesque outdoor settings, the Birchwood Hotel's event venues can host from 20 to 3 000 guests and offer a range of audio-visual services and equipment to enhance your event.

Should your guests need a place to stay for the duration of their time in Johannesburg, the Birchwood Hotel offers a variety of rooms to cater to your guests' needs and budget. The Birchwood Hotel conferencing accommodation are spacious rooms, specifically designed to ensure absolute comfort for the travelling businessman and woman; equipped with flat screen televisions, spacious desks, numerous plug points, free high-speed Wi-Fi, hairdryers for the busy businesswomen, in-room safes and tea and coffee making facilities.

In the last few years, Birchwood Hotel have added two unique products to their offering to cater to the varying needs of the guests passing through Gauteng each year. Silverbirch@Birchwood is a fully upgraded “hotel within a hotel” catering for the exclusive needs of Birchwood Hotel's discerning business clients, and ValuStay @ Birchwood, aims to cater for the unique needs of the busy traveller, offering the best facilities together with value-for-money.

Rest assured that your guests will have the most convenient stay at Birchwood Hotel with a variety of onsite restaurants and facilities. For the more casual occasion, The BC Café offers a relaxed environment where friends and colleagues can meet for a drink and enjoy a wide selection of delicious, light meals including pizzas, sandwiches, pastas and salads, while watching the planes go by. Fine dining is also available at Birchwood Hotel, The Grill at OneTwenty offers a varied menu using only the freshest in-season ingredients, a full bar, striking decor and high-end service.

Set in 53ha of gardens with 665 hotel rooms, 60 business conferencing venues and a Mangwanani Spa; the Birchwood Hotel plays a pivotal role in the day to day business of Southern Africa.