Take a look inside the tallest building in Africa – ‘The Leonardo’ in Sandton


Africa’s tallest skyscraper officially opened its doors this month. Located in Sandton Johannesburg, The Leonardo stands 234-metres tall, holding the record for the tallest structure on the continent.

The 55-storey building is home to a blend of luxury residential units, hotel units, office spaces and recreational activities including a gym, spa and restaurants.

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As you could probably guess, living or working in The Leonardo will cost you a pretty penny with the most expensive unit – the 3,000 square metre, Leonardo Suite – is on the market for a roughly R250 million, while the cheapest room in the hotel section will cost about R7,860 per night for 2 guests. Take a peak some images below and read more on the latest local news, right here.

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With over 80,000 squares of hand-assembled metal, this epic da Vinci-inspired work emanates from the shifting tectonic plates at the building entrance. • Curated, commissioned and directed by @thetrinitysession. • #theleonardo #architecture #sandton #design #city #building #instagood #view #conference #cityscape #johannesburg #living #africa #follow #amazing #instagood #lifestyle #style #art #artofinstagram #localartist

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