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This charming Bed and Breakfast is nestled in the quiet, leafy secure area of Lynnwood Glen Estate, a one minute drive from Pretoria`s premier shopping destination, Menlyn Park Shopping Centre.

Conversely, a five minute walk takes one to the Struben Dam, situated on the meandering Waterkloof Spruit. This 11 hectare bird sanctuary is ideal for bird watching and fishing, as the dam is stocked with Bass, Carp and Barbel. As with the best things in life, admission is free! Why not arrange for a picnic basket filled with gourmet goodies? Whether you choose to bird watch, fish or simply relax on a blanket with a good book, a visit to the Struben Dam is guaranteed to relax anyone.

Your hosts, Johan and Danl Muller, will offer you the warmest South African welcome! 40 on Ilkey has eleven beautifully appointed bedrooms, each with en-suite bathroom. Warm wooden floors and dcor in shades of honey are completed by comfortable beds with crisp percale linen. Each room is fully serviced and stocked with tea, coffee and biscuits.

Sumptuous breakfasts are served in the open plan dining room and lounge. The winter chill is kept at bay by a roaring log fire and, during summer, one is able to enjoy the scented rose garden. Picnic baskets, lunch boxes and dinners are available upon request.

No need to miss your favourite show - there`s TV with DSTV , as well as an internet hot spot for business guests` convenience.

Just off the N1 near to the CSIR, and other business parks around Menlyn, 40 on Ilkey couldn`t be more conveniently located, with spacious and secure parking. In the unlikely event of a medical emergency, the Faerie Glen Hospital is situated nearby.

40 on Ilkey B&B is 7.5km from Loftus Versfeld where the Pretoria games of the World Cup Soccer will be played. Loftus Versfeld also hosts the Super 14 and Currie Cup rugby games and is the home of the Blue Bulls rugby franchise.

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Johan and Danl are happy to advise on transport and cultural tours of Pretoria and surrounding areas.


Situated a five minute drive from Pretoria's premier shopping destination, Menlyn Park Shopping Centre. This ultra-modern mall, has it all.

Major banks with convenient access to Bureaux des Changes, restaurants, a film complex, the popular Barnyard Theatre and a myriad of stores to shop, browse or enjoy an excellent cup of coffee and simply watch the passing parade.

Directly opposite Menlyn, one will find the premier nightspots of the Jacaranda City with cocktail bars, sophisticated restaurants and live entertainment venues.

Conversely, a five minute walk takes one to the Struben Dam, situated on the meandering Waterkloof Spruit. This 11 hectare bird sanctuary is ideal for bird watching and fishing, as the dam is stocked with Bass, Carp and Barbel.

Lynnwood Glen is famous for city birding. We have a list of 45 resident species.

Cancellation Policy:

Cancelled 30 days or less prior to the arrival date the full amount will be forfeited.

Facilities & Services available:

Pets only by Arrangement
Ironing Service
Special Meals on Request
Self-Braai / Barbecue
Dining room
Cots available
Fax & Photocopy Machine
Internet Access
Parking (off-street - open)
Parking (off-street - covered)
Xhosa / Zulu
Tswana / Sotho
Other Language

Rooms and Units Available:

40 on Ilkey B&B offers a wide selection of rooms to cater for your every need. All the rooms have an en-suite bathroom with bath or shower or both. The beds are covered with white percale sheets and we only use Cloud 9 Classic beds for your comfort.

Room 1 sports an extra length, king size bed parquet floors and ensuite bathroom with bath.
Rooms 2 and 3 have 2 twin beds and ensuite bathroom with shower.
Rooms 4, 6 and 7 has a single bed and en-suitebathroom with en-suite bathroom. Cost effective and a perfect solution for a quick sleepover. Rooms 6 and 7 have private entrances.
Room 5 has a double bed and en-suite bathroom with shower and a private entrance.
The cottage extention offers another 4 rooms:
Cottage 1 - The honeymoon suite. Kingsize bed, underfloor heating, spa bath and shower and private entrance.
Cottage 2 - Kingsize bed, bathroom with bath and shower, seperate toilet and private entrance.
Cottage 3 - Double bed with en-suite bathroom with shower and private entrance.
Cottage 4 - includes a kitchenette, and can sleep up to 6 people. Bathroom with victorian bath and shower. Private entrance.

Latest Reviews

Vanaf aankoms tot vertrek was personeel vriendelik en behulpsaam
Dit is n netjiese plek in n rustige omgewing
Ek sal die plek vir enige een aanbeveel.

Johan De Meyer Jul 2017
Die plek is skoon en netjies Personeel is baie vriendelik en behulpsaam Sal hom vir enige iemand aanbeveel
Johan De Meyer Sep 2016
Friendly, warm reception.I will definitely stay again, great room.
Garth Antrobus May 2016
40 on Ilkey was a perfect place to stay, very peaceful and close to all the amenities we needed. The breakfasts were good and the hosts very friendly!
Heather Le Roux Aug 2015
Friendly welcome. Didn't spend too much time there, but in general a satisfactory place to stay.
Triffie Vorster Jul 2015


Off the N1, turn towards Menlyn Shopping Centre into Atterbury. Left into Lois, Right into Ingersol, Left into Ilkey. Through the booms - we are number 40.

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