New Year 2019

77 1809LU10 Named after Shakespeare’s setting for his famed romance Twelfth Night , Illyria House Boutique Hotel & Spa aims to offer an experience centred around love and romance. Having recently awarded the establishment Award for Excellence in: Luxury Accommodation - South Africa in our prestigious 2018 Global Luxury Travel & Tourism Awards, we felt we should profile it to showcase how it achieves this through its luxurious décor and exceptional hospitality. Situated in the heart of Pretoria, the melting pot of South Africa’s political and cultural history, Illyria House represents the ultimate heritage experience. The serene beauty of this stunning establishment has always been an irresistible attraction to all lovers of fine things. Against the backdrop of classical music, fine antiques and 17th century tapestries, an enchanting colonial lifestyle, complete with white-gloved butlers and a resident duck- family unfolds. Staff are all personally trained by the hotel’s owner so that they offer every guest only the highest possible quality service. From the moment they arrive visitors are enrobed in luxury at Illyria House and no request is considered too small- staff will endeavour to provide clients with everything they need to have the perfect holiday. Overlooking the Capital, Pretoria, also known as the Jacaranda City and a Garden City of the world, the hotel is the ideal gateway to the African continent. Pretoria is a destination rich with the historic attractions illustrating the fascinating South African History. Located in an up market Ambassadorial area, within reach of the bustling City Centre Illyria House is the perfect City Resort and the ideal base to do business or explore the City’s many diverse charms. Nestled Retreat Illyria House :The Epitome of Romantic Luxury on a hilltop opposite the impressive Union Buildings, overlooking the beautiful jacaranda lined streets of the Capital City Illyria House is a favourite Garden Retreat. Hidden in a picturesque walled garden, Illyria House is the ideal secret Garden Retreat whenever you need a rejuvenating break from your hectic life. The essence and very soul of this heavenly place exudes a sanctity which is a unique and rare find in today’s world. Thanks to its glorious natural setting and high-quality service, Illyria House is highly appreciated by the discerning traveller for its charm, exquisite cuisine, exclusivity, luxury and unrivalled personalised service. The establishment offers intimate musical evenings, tours to historical and cultural attractions as well as personalised shopping- sports outings and special events. For those who want to infuse the establishment’s intimate romantic atmosphere into the most special day in their lives, Illyria House hosts unforgettable wedding celebrations which will meet every couples’ expectations, no matter how high. Famous for its fine collection of antiques, 17th century tapestries, exquisite cuisine and soft classical music, the opulence and charm of the venue is unmatched. Guests may enjoy beauty treatments in our delightful wellness spa in the garden or in the privacy of their rooms. The hotel also offers some of the finest catering in the region, and unrivalled Honeymoon Suite which is among the finest in South Africa. To help rejuvenate both mind and body, the establishment also offers a range of spa treatments to guests. Calming wellness treatments in Illyria House’s Secret Garden weave the perfect balance for body and soul. Additionally, the heated swimming pool offers a relaxing respite. Ultimately, Illyria House offers guests the perfect combination of central location and isolated retreat to ensure a truly luxurious and reinvigorating break for everyone it has the privilege to host. Company: Illyria House Boutique Hotel & Spa Contact: Jaco Address: 327 Bourke Street, Muckleneu, Pretoria, 2, South Africa Phone: 00 27 012 344 5193 Website: