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Illyria House

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The Ultimate Romantic Getaway. 25 Minutes from the OR Tambo International Airport (Johannesburg) and 5 minutes from the Gautrain Station.The serene beauty of Illyria House has always been an irresistible attraction to all lovers of fine things. Against the backdrop of classical music, fine antiques, 17th century tapestries, and a resident duck family an enchanting colonial lifestyle unfolds. Illyria House is highly appreciated by the discerning traveler for its charm, exquisite cuisine, exclusivity, luxury and unrivalled personalised butler service. We offer intimate soirées by world class musicians. Our Oriental Spa specialises in relaxing massages. Our facilities include a jacuzzi, sauna, heated pool and a cold pool. A wide selection of tours to historical, cultural and wildlife attractions come highly recommended. Personalised shopping is ideal for a last night stay.
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Hidden Gems - Rules-Based
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Location
Full view
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O.R.Tambo Intl Airport41 km
Pilansberg Airport42 km
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All reviews high tea beautiful antiques boutique hotel heated swimming pool wine cellar every request overlooking the garden attention to detail personal service cape town an unforgettable experience south africa an overnight stay butler ducks suite foster
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We have visited Illyria House several times over the course of the past years, and the tranquility and service of the hotel is unmatched. The staff was so attentive with Foster heeding to our every request. The rooms were clean and the beds super comfortable....More

Thank greatexplorerLondon
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I would herewith like to thank all the staff at Illyria house, who made may stay enjoyable. The friendliness, beautiful room, five star food - I felt like a VIP person. I would recommend you with an open heart.

Thank Cornel R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Coming to Illyria House for our our Christmas party is the highlight of the year for the staff at Peas in a Pod. We all had wonderful spa treatments and are still in 7 th heaven. Thank you soooo very much for a wonderful time!More

Thank annali9
Response from Marietjie v, Owner at Illyria HouseResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Annah, Selleng and Elsie, It is a privilege to treat you for the wonderful work you to with the abused girls at Peas i n a Pod Place of Safety. May God bless you for the many ways in which you bless these little...More

Reviewed 13 October 2018

I own two hotels and eat in good restaurants and on my trip to Pretoria I was booked in for one night as part of a 5star tour of South Africa. having been in cape town and enjoyed the delights of Mount Nelson Hotel and...More

Thank DerekM248
Reviewed 13 October 2018 via mobile

I had the opportunity to host my mother's 70 th birthday at illyria house. We had a high tea with some family. It is just a stunning venue to have any party. Food was great and the staff is very friendly. Go and see this...More

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nomonoloco
29 October 2017|
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Response from sisterjennyj | Reviewed this property |
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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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"Top floor on the with french doors to the balcony"
thinush2016
1 Oct 2018
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"Try their "English" breakfast. It is quite good"
jwkeebs
23 Mar 2018
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"I love the main house."
SophiaB1592
28 Feb 2018
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"Every room is different in the two buildings and quirky"
327CliveL
22 Feb 2018
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PRICE RANGE
US$134 - US$217 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
illyria house hotel pretoria
LOCATION
South AfricaGautengPretoria
NUMBER OF ROOMS
12
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