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4-star Lidgetton West country house with coffee shop/café

Popular property highlights

Breakfast included
Free self parking
Free WiFi
Laundry facilities
Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)

Location

Located in the historical district, this family-friendly country house is within 12 mi (20 km) of Nelson Mandela Capture Site Monument, Howick Museum, and Howick Public Falls. Gowrie Farm Golf Course and Howick Golf Club are also within 12 mi (20 km).

Property Features

Along with 2 restaurants, this country house has 2 outdoor pools and a full-service spa. Free full breakfast, free WiFi in public areas, and free self parking are also provided. Additionally, 2 bars/lounges, a coffee shop/café, and a conference center are onsite.

Room Amenities

All 32 individually decorated rooms feature free WiFi and Tempur-Pedic beds. Guests can enjoy fireplaces, and other standard amenities include free minibar items, balconies, and plasma TVs.

Languages Spoken

  • English

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Hotel Policies

Payment types

Fees

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Rollaway bed fee: ZAR 600 per night

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 2 PM

Check-in time ends at 10 PM

Minimum check-in age is: 18

Check-out

Check-out time is 10 AM

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed

This property accepts credit cards, debit cards, and cash

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card, or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification may be required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges. This property accepts credit cards, debit cards, and cash. This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitizer; masks are required in public areas; reservations are required for some onsite facilities.

Service animals are allowed

Service animals are exempt from fees/restrictions

Guest accommodation is not sealed after cleaning

Electrostatic spray is not used for disinfection

Cashless transactions are not available

Staff temperature checks are conducted regularly

Masks are compulsory at the property

Temperature checks are available to guests

Bed sheets and towels are washed at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F

Contactless food service / room service is not available

Commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant

Reservation might be required for some facilities onsite

Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures

Property is cleaned with disinfectant

Contactless check-out is not available

Staff wears personal protective equipment

Mobile key entry is not available

Food service has been amended for enhanced safety

Protective clothing is not available to guests

No shield between guests and staff in main contact areas

Guests are provided with free hand sanitizer

Property does not follow sanitization practices of any association

Staffed front desk

Social distancing measures are in place

Contactless check-in is not available

No elevators

Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures

Individually-wrapped food options are not available

Debit cards

No gap period between guest stays

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Children stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for ZAR 600 per night.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

Pet Policy

  • Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

We should mention

The seasonal pool will be open from October to April.

Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments. Reservations can be made by contacting the country house prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.

Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitizer; masks are required in public areas; reservations are required for some onsite facilities.

Enhanced food service safety measures are in place.

Hotel Names

  • Granny Mouse Country House Lidgetton West
  • Granny Mouse Country
  • Granny Mouse Country Balgowan
  • Granny Mouse Lidgetton West
  • Granny Mouse Country House Balgowan
  • Granny Mouse Country House Hotel Balgowan
  • Granny Mouse Country House South Africa/Balgowan
  • Granny Mouse Balgowan

Hotel Amenities

Renovations + Closures

The following facilities or services will be unavailable from September 9 2020 to December 31 2020 (dates subject to change):

  • Dining venue(s)

Property Features

Granny Mouse Country House & Spa features 2 outdoor swimming pools and a seasonal outdoor pool. Dining is available at one of the country house's 2 restaurants and guests can grab coffee at the coffee shop/café. Guests can unwind with a drink at one of the country house's bars, which include 2 bars/lounges and a bar/lounge. Guests can enjoy a complimentary breakfast each morning. Public areas are equipped with complimentary wired and wireless Internet access.

This family-friendly country house also offers spa services, a terrace, and a garden. Onsite self parking is complimentary.

Granny Mouse Country House & Spa has designated areas for smoking.

  • Picnic area
  • Bar/lounge
  • Number of outdoor pools - 2
  • Number of bars/lounges - 2
  • Full-service spa
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Conference space
  • Free breakfast
  • Spa treatment room(s)
  • Meeting rooms
  • Year Built - 1986
  • Coffee shop or café
  • Free self parking
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Free WiFi
  • Free wired Internet
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)
  • Outdoor seasonal pool
  • Spa services on site
  • Terrace
  • Luggage storage
  • Number of restaurants - 2
  • Conference center
  • Designated smoking areas
  • Laundry facilities
  • Total number of rooms - 32
  • Number of floors - 2
  • Number of buildings/towers - 12
  • Wedding services
  • Garden
  • Fireplace in lobby

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family property
  • Number of outdoor pools - 2
  • Free WiFi
  • Laundry facilities
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)
  • Refrigerator
  • Free cribs/infant beds

Room Amenities

Granny Mouse Country House & Spa offers 32 accommodations, which are accessible via exterior corridors and feature fireplaces and free minibar items. Rooms open to balconies. Each accommodation is individually furnished and decorated. Tempur-Pedic beds feature Egyptian cotton sheets and premium bedding. Plasma televisions come with premium satellite channels. Guests can make use of the in-room refrigerators and coffee/tea makers. Bathrooms include bathrobes, slippers, designer toiletries, and complimentary toiletries. Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks, safes, and phones. Additionally, rooms include hair dryers and blackout drapes/curtains. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered daily. Amenities available on request include hypo-allergenic bedding.

  • Room service (limited hours)
  • Television
  • Refrigerator
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available
  • Phone
  • Bathrobes
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • In-room safe
  • Fireplace
  • Balcony
  • Designer toiletries
  • Desk
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning)
  • Premium bedding
  • Turndown service
  • Premium TV channels
  • Access via exterior corridors
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)
  • Slippers
  • Satellite TV service
  • HDTV
  • Free WiFi
  • Egyptian-cotton sheets
  • Individually furnished
  • Individually decorated
  • Plasma TV
  • Tempur-Pedic mattress
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available
  • Free cribs/infant beds
  • Minibar (stocked, free items)
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)
  • Bed sheets available - no

Parking

Free self parking

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Free wired Internet

Food & Drink

A complimentary full breakfast is served each morning between 7 AM and 10 AM.

The Eaves - Overlooking the garden, this fine-dining restaurant serves dinner only. Reservations are required.

Granny Mouse - Overlooking the pool and garden, this bistro serves breakfast, brunch, lunch, and dinner. A children's menu is available. Reservations are required.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Spa Services

Granny Mouse Spa has 3 treatment rooms including rooms for couples. Services include facials, body wraps, body scrubs, and body treatments. The spa is equipped with a spa tub. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including aromatherapy and hydrotherapy.

  • Spa tub in spa
  • Number of treatment rooms 3
  • Couples treatment rooms
  • Manicures and pedicures
  • Body treatments
  • Body wraps
  • Facial treatments
  • Body scrubs
  • Aromatherapy treatments
  • Hydrotherapy treatments
  • Massages

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

  • Accessible bathroom
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)
  • In-room accessibility

Nearby Activities

2 outdoor swimming pools are on site along with a seasonal outdoor pool.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Water skiing nearby
  • Ecotours nearby
  • Golfing nearby
  • Bicycle rentals on site
  • Horse riding/rental on site
  • Mountain biking nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Golf lessons available nearby
  • Kayaking nearby
  • Sailing nearby
  • Windsurfing nearby

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