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Illyria House

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Overview
  • Excellent74%
  • Very good14%
  • Average3%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“high tea”(19 reviews)
“classical music”(5 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
5.0 Star Hotel
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Special Offer: Free parking
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Reviewed 2 days ago

My most recent experiences at Illyria House include an afternoon of elegant high tea in December (staying in the Anna Suite), a sumptuous dinner of leg of lamb and lunch of a refreshing strawberry salad in January (staying in the Magdalena Suite), and a relaxing...More

Thank Cecilia G
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Reviewed 24 December 2017 via mobile

It's a fairly bold statement given we're never likely to stay in every great hotel in the world but any other place would need to go some to match the quality, beauty and high level of service you receive at Illyria House. Truly amazing!

3  Thank Ben M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed at this property for 2 nights & it felt like a Trip overseas - it literally exceeded all our expectations & I cannot thank Marietjie enough for everything she & her team did for us. As a hostess, she is so sophisticated. The...More

1  Thank Tino M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Outstanding place that just gets better and better. Last week my husband Mark and I had the most incredible night celebrating our 38th Wedding Anniversary. We went to my favorite place in South Africa the romantic Illyria House Boutique Hotel which is like stepping in...More

1  Thank sisterjennyj
Reviewed 11 January 2018

Illyria House is amazingly grand with wonderfully appointed rooms and beautiful furnishings throughout. The bedrooms are slightly dated but this added to the charm of the property in our view. Fantastic food, especially the breakfasts and the hostess, Marietjie, was absolutely charming and a joy...More

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About
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
Room Service
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Room Service
Airport Transportation
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Breakfast included
Meeting Rooms
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Minibar
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Outdoor pool
Hot Tub
Details
Price range
US$167 - US$259 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#4 Romantic Hotel in Pretoria
#5 Spa Hotel in Pretoria
#8 Luxury Hotel in Pretoria
#10 Business Hotel in Pretoria
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$167 - US$259 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#4 Romantic Hotel in Pretoria
#5 Spa Hotel in Pretoria
#8 Luxury Hotel in Pretoria
#10 Business Hotel in Pretoria
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Traveller (260)
Dining (72)
Room & Suite (57)
Pool & Beach (12)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (8)
Family and Play Areas (1)
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nomonoloco
29 October 2017|
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Response from sisterjennyj | Reviewed this property |
reservations not events
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jim m M M
28 December 2016|
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Response from MBA60302 | Reviewed this property |
The "hotel" is a mansion that used to be a private home. No fitness center onsite but there is an outdoor swimming pool. Not sure about whether there would be access to an offsite fitness center (we were only staying... More
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jim m M M
28 December 2016|
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Response from LizanneS10 | Reviewed this property |
The facility does not have a fitness center, but these two are close by in the area: BODY20 BROOKLYN, VIRGIN ACTIVE, GROENKLOOF
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"best views on the rooms in the first floor of the main house."
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"We had wonderful veranda looking over eating area and garden"
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"Don't stay here."
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