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Ballantynes Lodge

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Overview
4 Parham Road, Ballantyne Park, Harare Zimbabwe See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
3.5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 3 September 2018

Ballantynes is a beautiful lodge. The design is wonderful, the rooms incredibly well appointed, spacious and comfortable. The welcome is warm and sincere. And it is a great place to feel at home, when away from home. And that's why I have been back a...More

Thank hhrtravels
Reviewed 27 June 2018

Except for those in the know, Harare doesn't conjure up positive expectations when it comes to accommodation, but how wrong can you be? I researched Ballantynes Lodge before departure but I was not prepared for what greeted me on arrival & being a very frequent...More

Thank johnnylavaBeijing
Response from Ballantynes L, Manager at Ballantynes LodgeResponded 3 July 2018

Dear John, its so lovely to hear from you and we are blown away but your review. Where do WE start. THANK YOU from the bottom of our hearts for such a fantastic review, we are so pleased to read how much you enjoyed your...More

Reviewed 25 May 2018 via mobile

My family and I stayed for three nights whilst on a visit home to Zimbabwe. The staff were truly exceptional and went out of their way to help us. Nothing was too much trouble!! From doing a load of laundry with amazing speed, to running...More

Thank Kerry F
Reviewed 30 April 2018

I spent 4 nights at the hotel and enjoyed every bit of it. The Staff - from the Owner, to the Cleaning Staff were so friendly and helpful. WiFi was super fast, so that made working online a breeze. I had dinner there every night...More

Thank seanwebster2017
Response from Ballantynes L, Manager at Ballantynes LodgeResponded 23 July 2018

Dear Sean, Thank you for your kind words about our Lodge! I will let you know that Wellington especially will be so happy to hear your enjoyed his food (especially the beef shin). We look forward to your return as you are now part of...More

Reviewed 21 March 2018 via mobile

I have been visiting this exquisite home for 2 years and the experience has been nothing short of heavenly. Nestled in the leafy northern suburbs of Harare... the lodge is the destination for family...business or retreat excursion. I arrive late usually, but am always greeted...More

Thank Zalerah M
Response from Ballantynes L, Manager at Ballantynes LodgeResponded 23 July 2018

Dear Zalerah, Thank you so much for such a positive and wonderful review. it really does warm our hearts to read something like this. we are so happy to have you one of our return guests who we have made a connection with. It is...More

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About
Description
Ballantynes Lodge is a beautiful family run Guest Lodge located in the Golden Triangle of Harare, offering Luxury Accommodation. We have 14 luxury double/twin rooms, all boasting modern amenities and More on suite bathrooms. Every room has heating, a fan or air-conditioning to keep you cool in the Zimbabwe heat. A continental breakfast is served everyday as well as numerous appetising cooked options from the kitchen. Dinner is served as a three course meal, however, you may have 1 or 2 courses if you wish. We are very proud of our home style cuisine and we advocate healthy cooking. We now boast an honesty bar overlooking a beautiful infinity swimming pool. We are within walking distance from Ballantyne Shopping Centre and a two minute drive from Borrowdale Shopping Centre. Ballantyne Park is a very quiet area where it is safe to walk or jog. There are two gyms, each 2km away. Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Beachfront
Room Service
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
13
Price range
US$ 203 - US$ 350 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Zimbabwe > Harare Province > Harare
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
13
Price range
US$ 203 - US$ 350 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Zimbabwe > Harare Province > Harare
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Traveller (44)
Room & Suite (27)
Dining (17)
Pool & Beach (2)
Family and Play Areas (6)
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Shesmoodie
1 November 2016|
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Response from Ballantynes L | Property representative |
We are so happy to be welcoming you to our beautiful lodge. Please kindly let me know who your booking is under We are the next door suburb to Borrowdale, so it should only take you between 5 and 10 minutes. We have a driver... More
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coulthrcc5489
27 October 2016|
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Response from Ballantynes L | Property representative |
Good day, the airport is about 30 mins away. We do offer transfers, and our driver will meet and greet you on arrival and bring you back to the lodge.
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TaraNaz
28 November 2014|
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Response from Ballantynes L | Property representative |
Dear Tara Yes we do offer dinner upon request during the week and during the weekends. There is no set check in time, you are able to check in at any time. However, reception closes at 8pm so should you check in after 8pm... More
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"Ask for a room off the lower lobby overlooking the garden"
johnnylavaBeijing
27 Jun 2018
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"My room opened onto the lawns and was quiet and the fresh air was welcoming."
seanwebster2017
30 Apr 2018
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"All rooms are great. I have been in one facing East, with my own veranda"
theodorusf2016
15 Mar 2018
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"Some rooms have a/c, some have patios/balconies, some are more modern than others so it just depends on..."
AlexaR
2 Oct 2017
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