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Illyria House Spa

327 Bourke Street | Muckleneuk, Pretoria 0002, South Africa
+27 12 344 6035
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A terrible one star. Not sure how they get a 5. Very dark and old, green pools, no wifi regardless... read more

Reviewed 16 September 2016
Cape Town Central, South Africa
via mobile
Not at all like the pictures

Some people get to stay in the main house and others like me are put in other rooms in a dingy area... read more

Reviewed 25 August 2016
Jane L
Johannesburg, South Africa
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  • Very good14%
  • Average0%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible44%
15 Sep 2016
25 Aug 2016
“Not at all like the pictures”
327 Bourke Street | Muckleneuk, Pretoria 0002, South Africa
+27 12 344 6035
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Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

A terrible one star. Not sure how they get a 5. Very dark and old, green pools, no wifi regardless of claims, bathrooms need serious maintenance - the list too long to mention all. Only positive: great staff

Thank ssonnekus
Reviewed 25 August 2016

Some people get to stay in the main house and others like me are put in other rooms in a dingy area at the bottom of the garden. The theme if far from French down there - Turkish? Middle Eastern? Indian? I get luxury and...More

1  Thank Jane L
Reviewed 3 March 2016

My daughter took me to Illyria House, for a Sunday morning breakfast and spa treatment. If you enjoy Classic Charm, then this is the place to visit (ensure you take the time to look at the furniture and ask about its history), the breakfast was...More

3  Thank Nunique
Reviewed 16 September 2015

My late mother, me and my sisters spent a afternoon at Illyria spa for some treatments and high tea. We were taken aback to a era of leisure and extravagance and treated like we were the most important guests they ever had.

2  Thank Loret19
Reviewed 10 December 2014

We took all the kids (7 of them!) to celebrate a birthday and it was a lovely experience. The place is beautiful with lots of hidden nooks and crannies which are lovely to explore. The rooms are spacious and a lot of attention to detail...More

2  Thank Josefijozi
Reviewed 16 March 2014

I cannot believe Illyria house actually falls into the category of a spa on trip advisor. There is no proper spa facility. We had our pedicures at the poolside in the middle of winter. The massage was in a Zozo hut. When I complained afterwards...More

7  Thank Abotha
Reviewed 25 November 2013

Myself and one of my girlfriends decided to treat ourself for a late afternoon massage, the first name that came up was Illyria House.. The best one hour massage that i had in years, and the best of all it felt like i had it...More

2  Thank Nadine O
Reviewed 10 August 2013

As always, an amazing and very memorable experience. The Thai hot stone massages were just out of this world - it felt like we had a week on vacation after this excellent treatment! The food and bubbly was the perfect ending to a wonderful morning...More

2  Thank GermaB
Reviewed 14 June 2013

FALSE ADVERTISING and being treated like DOGS! My mom and I booked an Ayurvedic massage at the Spa at Illyria hotel. When we booked the massage we asked if it is the proper Ayurvedic massage with the hot oil, the receptionist said yes. We also...More

6  Thank ChristineV1983
Reviewed 24 January 2013

We have been to Illyria house a couple of times for high tea and meals which we thoroughly enjoyed. We booked a spa day on the 30th of December and were very excited because of our previous experiences. The reception was good and the food...More

4  Thank Fuzzynuit
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