Illyria House Hotel and Spa
is a magnificent villa with sweeping views across the treetops of the historical Jacaranda City. Set in tranquil gardens, teeming with birds, it is no wonder that Illyria is often referred to as a little paradise
Upon entering through the wrought iron gates, a fairytale ambience, reflecting the epitome of gracious and romantic living unfolds, complete with white gloved butlers discreetly working their magic to please.
Unrivalled personalized service, exclusivity and luxury are a given at this intimate haven. Fine antiques, 17th century tapestries, soft classical music and exquisite cuisine have contributed to Illyria`s standing as a sought-after oasis of tranquility, refined beauty and charm.
It comes as no surprise that Illyria House has become a destination in its own right, a unique, nostalgic, colonial experience, highly appreciated by the discerning traveler, and the secret retreat of royalty, heads of state and celebrities alike.
Services rendered by your personal butler include organizing historical tours, sports activities, country picnics, individualized shopping outings and transfers to attractions in the city and surrounding areas. Guests may enjoy beauty treatments in the magical wellness spa in the secret garden or in the privacy of their rooms.
Secluded yet centrally located, a stay at Illyria House is ideal in combination with a luxury rail journey, wildlife safari or Indian Ocean island resort, and holds the promise to add an unforgettable authentic experience in colonial African hospitality.
Illyria, often referred to as the highlight of a visit to Africa, makes the pleasure all the more ours. We look forward to welcoming you. 25 minutes from O.R. Tambo Airport and 5 minutes from Pretoria Railway Station.
Fine Dining at Illyria House Hotel and Spa:
All meals are freshly prepared upon request and we pride ourselves on our exquisite and expertly prepared cuisine of classical style.
Personalized menus are available on request. bAlmost any dish from classical Japanese sushi to French Onion Soup and Macrobiotic meals are possible if we are informed in good time.
We proudly offer an excellent selection of South African wines from our cellar, to be enjoyed with our meals.
The Illyria House Wellness Spa provides a wide range of treatments that will satisfy all, with indulgent treatments for both men and women and now also infants, children and teens. Whether you are a guest of Illyria House or just someone looking to be spoiled we are here to make your wishes a reality.
Accommodation at Illyria House Hotel and Spa:
All suites are exquisitely furnished in white and cream decor with antique furniture and embroided cotton linen. They are equipped with air conditioning, private bathrooms, remote-controlled satellite television, telephones, stocked mini bars, coffee & tea making facilities, hairdryers, dressing gowns and slippers.
The wide selection of toiletries in the bathrooms, including rose buds, candles and incense, promises an indulging and relaxing experience. A DVD player is available for guests who wishes to enjoy our wide selection of complimentary video entertainment.
For the enjoyment of art loving guests, Illyria House furnishes their suites with art materials.