Nestled in the quiet and tranquil surroundings of Irene Village the Colonial Guest House gives you the opportunity to experience the ambience of the countryside in the centre of Gauteng.

Apart from our 16 tastefully decorated rooms we also provide satellite television, coffee and tea facilities, secure undercover parking, a private lounge, restaurant, bar, swimming pool and barbeque area.

For the business people we are wifi enabled and have desk facilities in all the rooms as well as a conference facility for up to 30 people. We are well known and are highly popular with corporate people who need to do training courses in Highveld, Centurion and Olifantsfontein since we provide evening meals on request as well as a shuttle service to and from the training venues. International and local tourist appreciate the peaceful surroundings of Irene combined with easy access to all significant high ways.

Our affordable rates include both a traditional as well as continental breakfast in the restaurant, on the patio or by the pool side.

The Colonial Guest House is central to Pretoria and Johannesburg and about twenty minutes drive from O.R. Thambo and Lanseria airports. For the golfing enthusiasts we are right next to Irene and Centurion golf courses, while the Swartkops and Waterkloof courses are not that far away. Other attractions include the Cradle of Humankind and the Rievleidam Nature reserve.

  • Awards & Accreditations As Claimed By The Establishment
  • AA Highly Recommended
  • air conditioner (some units)
  • airport transfers
  • fireplace
  • internet facilities
  • laundry facilities onsite
  • movies / cinema (less than 5km)
  • outdoor pool
  • parking all onsite
  • tea / coffee making facilities
  • tumble dryer onsite
  • washing machine onsite

From O.R. Thambo International Airport follow the R21 to Pretoria.
Take the Nellmapius off ramp, turn left and follow the road to Irene.
From Nellmapius, take the Kings Rd entrance to Irene and turn right into Queens Ave.
Turn right again in Stanley and drive on to Oval Street.
Drive around the Oval to Colonial Guest House.

From the N1 take the Botha Ave. off ramp and follow the sign to Irene.
Turn right in Alexandra Ave.
Follow information signs to Colonial Guest House.