Location & Travel

Conference Venue

All GPUG Amplify South Africa sessions, meetings, meals, and activities - including evening receptions - will take place at The Canvas Riversands.

The Canvas Riversands
8 Incubation Drive, Riverside View Ext 15
Fourways, Midrand, 2021
South Africa

The Canvas Riversands
Incubation Hub at The Canvas Riversands


Once you've registered for the conference, please use the booking information below to reserve your hotel room. We've partnered with Montecasino to offer you a special rate for your stay. Plan to book early as our room block will fill up quickly.

SunSquare Montecasino (Recommended Hotel) 
Montecasino Boulevard
Fourways, Johannesburg, 2021, South Africa

Reservation Information

Click here to book hotel rooms with discounted conference rates.
Rate: ZAR 1,595 (Approx. $133 USD)
Note: select 'Fourways' from 2nd drop down menu to select SunSquare Montecasino, Southern Sun Montecasino or The Palazzo.


Rooms and rates for GPUG Amplify South Africa are subject to availability.

Important: Representatives from this hotel will not proactively contact you. If you are contacted by someone claiming to be a hotel or conference representative, we advise you to disregard the call or email and use the link or phone number below to book your reservation.

Alternative Hotels

The Palazzo Montecasino
Montecasino Boulevard
Fourways, Johannesburg, 2021, South Africa
Rate: ZAR 2,995 (Approx. $248 USD)
Southern Sun Montecasino
Montecasino Entertainment Complex
Montecasino Boulevard
Fourways, Johannesburg, 2021, South Africa
Rate: ZAR 2,395 (Approx. $198 USD)


Below is information regarding the airport servicing the Johannesburg area we recommend you consider when making travel arrangements. All transportation costs are the responsibility of attendees.

Dynamic Communities recommends using OR Tambo International Johannesburg Airport when traveling to GPUG Amplify South Africa. Direct flights available with Delta (see right side of page for discount code) from Atlanta to the OR Tambo airport.


Airport directions:

OR Tambo International Johannesburg Airport
1 Jones Rd
Kempton Park
Johannesburg, 1632, South Africa
Distance from SunSquare Montecasino hotel: 45 km NW (Directions)
Airport Link Service
Estimated Taxi Fare: $41 USD (one way)
Estimated Uber Fare: $26 USD (one way)
Drive Time: 45-65 minutes depending on traffic

Alternate ground transportation options:

By Train/Bus:
Take Gautrain from OR Tambo to Sandton. Then Gautrain Weekday Bus or Gautrain Weekend Shuttle to Monte Casino. 

Europcar Chauffeur Service:
Click here for information. 

Start exploring Johannesburg now to plan the perfect conference experience: