Since ancient times women have been known as the head of the household, they make sure everything runs smoothly. However, with more and more women stepping out and taking on more dominant roles, equalling that of men, it’s time for men to step up at home too. To help you kick off this initiative, and to help you gentlemen truly celebrate your women, give the mothers a break, or for the strong independent women out there who needs sometime to themselves, we have listed a few places that will help give them (and you) a much needed break. We have listed the Top 10 Guest Houses in Gauteng on Sleeping-OUT that offer both Babysitting and Room Service options, (based on guest reviews) to help ensure that you and your ladies don’t lift a finger!
La Marchant Guest House is a luxurious self-catering Guesthouse and a B&B in Florida Park, Roodepoort. They cater for all your needs, from their luxurious king and queen room to their Budget Monsieur room. They promise the best and most affordable accommodation in the west, at La Marchant Guesthouse you will feel right at home.
“The staff was friendly, enjoyed my stay.”
– Vanessa Govender
2. Goldfields Lodge – Nigel
Goldfields Lodge is perfect for discerning guests seeking prestigious accommodation, conferencing, weddings, launches and workshops combined with immaculate service, in the historic rural rendezvous of Nigel. Not only do they offer Room service and Baby Sitting services, there is also a kids entertainment area on site to keep the little ones busy while you relax!
“Our second stay there and again it was great!”
– Etienne Bester
Traveling from Pretoria to the North-West, you’ll find Y di Dorp yt at the foot of the majestic Magalies Mountain range about 20 minutes before reaching Brits. Although their quiet location resembles a rural atmosphere, they are situated on a tar road 2km off a major route. Personal attention from the owners and their hands-on approach guarantees excellent service and a comfortable overnight.
“Dis nou gasvryheid uit die boonste rakke. Die gasvrou Monique het uit haar pad gegaan om ons tuis telaat voel. Baie dankie Monique vir alles die afgelope naweek.”
– Dries Fourie
4. The Wesley – Bryanston
The Wesley is an upmarket Guesthouse that caters for the more discerning guests. Situated in the heart of Bryanston, Sandton, surrounded by beautiful Gardens and a natural bird haven, which has been cultivated over decades opposite the Bryanston golf course. As one of the oldest farm houses in Bryanston, the property is situated on the highest point in the area and has been occupied by Multinational CEOs and Heads of States. The Wesley is conveniently situated near many popular venues, namely 10 minutes away from Sandton, Fourways, Cresta, Rosebank, Monte Casino, the highway and the Gautrain.
“BEAUTIFUL place to stay in. It’s my second time staying there for the weekend. Love the deco , cleanliness and the service is excellent.”
– Gabriel Mareme
Ikaze Guest House is situated 10 minutes away from O.R Tambo international airport near the East rand mall, Wild waters and Birchwood conference centre in a tranquil area of Beyerspark in Boksburg. The guesthouse offers luxury en-suite bedrooms, Breakfast is included in the rate and transport to the nearest malls is free. Their wellness centre offers a variety of treatments to re-energize yourself, so come and experience a home away from home and stay with Ikaze Guest House.
“The best place to enjoy with friends.”
– Lethabo Maswikaneng
6. Hlala Panzi – Parkhurst
Hlala Panzi is situated in the beautiful and historic suburb of Parkhurst. Hlala Panzi consists of a 3 bedroomed house called the French Quarter and 2 Garden Cottages. 2 Minutes safe walk to 4th Avenue with its many sidewalk cafes, restaurants, art and decor galleries. Pamper yourself at a day spa or treat yourself to bespoke jewellery at Jade or beautiful clothing at Desrays. Hlala Panzi is self-catering but do serve a continental health breakfast on request.
“Central, great value for money“
– Wilhelm Plessis
Set within a beautiful tranquil garden in a limited access suburb, Cosy Den B&B Luxury Guest House Style is where John and Mirella Hepburn offer comfortable accommodation in their family home where bedrooms have lounge areas with hospitality trays and bar fridges, 3/4 beds , DS TV’s, telephones and are on suite with private access. Excellent breakfasts are served and by arrangement, dinner and picnic baskets are available too.
“Home away from home! Lovely, kind and friendly, accommodating owners. I would recommend this establishment to everyone.”
– Irene Webb
Lanseria Country Estate is set on a peaceful country estate, a mere 3 km from Lanseria Airport and 52 km from OR Tambo, in the Cradle of Humankind. Enjoy a full continental breakfast with warm plated breakfast options in their dining area or on the beautiful deck, overlooking the trout dam. Spoil your guests in a relaxed tranquil setting, with personalised catering by the in-house chef. From a braai on the deck overlooking the trout dams, to meze platters to a fine dining experience, they do it all. The in-house chef is more than willing to cater for lunch and dinners on request as well.
“Best stay ever and definitely going back.”
– Bakali Thembo
Feel at home with their international hospitality in the South-West Suburbs of Vanderbijlpark. Little Eden Guest Lodge has a homely atmosphere with a contemporary theme. The staff of Little Eden Guest Lodge will go out of their way to make you feel at home. A stay over must either be the same or better than your own home’s standards, that’s why Little Eden designed each suite with choice and taste. Couples can enjoy one of their honeymoon suites, where they add the necessary romantic ambiance for your special night or anniversary celebration.
“Everything was nicely cared for and we felt safe and secure. In room 6 no disturbing traffic was heard. We enjoyed our stay. Every one of the staff was very helpful and friendly.
– Elma Cilliers
Situated in the picturesque village of Melville in Johannesburg is Ginnegaap Guest House. Highly recommended by all that visit for their fabulous breakfast, their tastefully decorated rooms and warm hospitality. They go out of our way to surpass expectations and to create a stylish, relaxed and uncomplicated base from which you can conduct your business or explore the many attractions that Melville and Johannesburg has to offer. Melville is the place to be when you visit Johannesburg and with its many restaurants, bars, jazz-clubs and shops, you will not need to venture far for entertainment.
“Highly recommended. The room had a high specification with lots of extra touches. The location was quiet and the breakfast was 5 Star. The owners and all the staff were friendly and welcoming and went out of their way with help and advice during our stay.”
– Lesley Reader
And this sums up our Top 10 guest houses, as rated by their guest satisfaction rating, that offer Room Service and Babysitting Services in Gauteng so that you and your loved ones can experience a relaxing, smooth running week away. If you are not venturing to Gauteng any time soon but still wish to view establishments with these facilities, all you need to do is select them on the “Tick the facilities you require” option when searching for accommodation on Sleeping-OUT. Also be sure to request the services or facilities you require when requesting the quote on our website to ensure that such will be available for your stay.