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If you visit the website or read the other reviews, you’ll have seen this is not your run-of-the-mill establishment. One of the other reviewers described it as “colonial elegance”. It may be that, but in terms of ambiance “baroque” also springs to mind. If you...More
Thank you once again for outstanding service, Foster and dear 'Uncle Jo'! This was our fourth visit to Illyria and definitely not our last. A trip to Pretoria and Johannesburg is simply not complete without a visit to this exquisite hotel. Sadly, we were only...More
Old world aristocratic charm101!!! This place carries you back to Colonial times.. White-glove service and impeccable decor paired with amazing menus and local prestige wines to choose from.. Amazing experience throughout! This is Pretoria's best kept secret and an ideal place to just be and...More
First of all thank you to our host Willem for having us.The eggs benedict was out of another world,perfectly prepared and set on the plate.Illyria House is the perfect setting for any event or a relaxing breakfast on the veranda set in old world charm.
On arriving at Illyria I was impressed by the beauty of it. From the majestic castle like entrance to all the hidden beauties around the gardens and house itself. But then you really cannot just call it a house. It changes from a Victorian to...More
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
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 overnight) but I tend to doubt it as it's in a residential neighborhood. (An email directly to the management would be a better way to obtain this information.)