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Room type

Standard Room, Garden Area

Max Occupancy: 2 guests (up to 1 child, 1 infant)

Deluxe Room, 1 King Bed, River View

Max Occupancy: 2 guests (up to 1 child, 1 infant)

Deluxe Suite, 1 King Bed, River View

Max Occupancy: 2 guests (up to 1 child, 1 infant)

Get an overview of this hotelRiverfront guesthouse with 2 restaurants and full-service spa

Location

Situated in the historical district, this spa guesthouse is within 12 mi (20 km) of Nelson Mandela Capture Site Monument, Gowrie Farm Golf Course, and Howick Public Falls. Howick Golf Club and Fort Nottingham Nature Reserve are also within 20 mi (32 km).

Property Features

This guesthouse features 2 restaurants, a full-service spa, and 2 bars/lounges. Free full breakfast, free WiFi in public areas, and free self parking are also provided. Other amenities include a coffee shop/café, a conference center, and massage/treatment rooms.

Room Amenities

All 32 individually decorated rooms feature free WiFi and Tempur-Pedic beds. Guests will find upscale amenities like fireplaces and deep soaking tubs, along with thoughtful touches including bathrobes and slippers.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Granny Mouse Country House & Spa features a full-service spa and a seasonal outdoor pool. Dining is available at one of the guesthouse's 2 restaurants and guests can grab coffee at the coffee shop/café. Guests can unwind with a drink at one of guesthouse's 2 bars/lounges. A complimentary breakfast is offered each morning. High-speed wired and wireless Internet access is complimentary.

Event facilities include a conference center, conference space, and meeting rooms. This Balgowan guesthouse also offers spa services, a terrace, and a garden. For a surcharge, the property provides a roundtrip airport shuttle (available 24 hours) and an area shuttle. Onsite self parking is complimentary.

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

  • Airport transportation (surcharge) 
  • Area shuttle (surcharge) 
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge) 
  • Coffee shop or café 
  • Conference center 
  • Conference space 
  • Designated smoking areas 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Fireplace in lobby 
  • Free breakfast 
  • Free self parking 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Free wired high-speed Internet 
  • Front desk (limited hours) 
  • Full-service spa 
  • Garden 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Meeting rooms 
  • Number of bars/lounges - 2 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 12 
  • Number of floors - 2 
  • Number of meeting rooms - 4 
  • Number of restaurants - 2 
  • Outdoor seasonal pool 
  • Picnic area 
  • Spa services on site 
  • Spa treatment room(s) 
  • Terrace 
  • Total number of rooms - 32 
  • Wedding services 
  • Year Built 1986 
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Family Friendly Amenities

  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Refrigerator  

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Free wired high-speed Internet

Parking

Free self parking

Room Amenities

  • Access via exterior corridors 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Balcony 
  • Bathrobes 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Climate control 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available 
  • Cribs/infant beds available 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Deep soaking bathtub 
  • Designer toiletries 
  • Desk 
  • Egyptian-cotton sheets 
  • Fireplace 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available 
  • In-room childcare (surcharge) 
  • In-room safe 
  • Individually decorated 
  • Individually furnished 
  • Minibar 
  • Phone 
  • Plasma TV 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Premium TV channels 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Refrigerator 
  • Room service 
  • Satellite TV service 
  • Separate bathtub and shower 
  • Slippers 
  • Tempur-Pedic mattress 
  • Turndown service 
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Where to Eat

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 is available.

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Nearby Things to Do

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

  • Golfing nearby 
  • Windsurfing nearby 
  • Kayaking nearby 
  • Sailing nearby 
  • Water skiing nearby 
  • Mountain biking nearby 
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby 
  • Bicycle rentals nearby 
  • Ecotours nearby 
  • Golf lessons available nearby 

Spa Services

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

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

Accessibility

To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

  • Accessible path of travel 
  • Roll-in shower 
  • Accessible parking 

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 2 PM

Check-in time ends at midnight

Check-out

Check-out time is 10 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Children under 2 years old stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are available.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are 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.

No elevators

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We should mention

Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments. Reservations can be made by contacting the guesthouse prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. Children 2 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding. 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.

National Rating

Quality Graded by the Tourism Grading Council of South Africa (TGCSA) – South Africa's official quality assurance organization.

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