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Get an overview of this hotelFamily-friendly country house with 2 restaurants and full-service spa

Location

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

Property Features

This country house 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 country house's 2 restaurants and guests can grab coffee at the coffee shop/café. Guests can unwind with a drink at one of country house's 2 bars/lounges. Guests can enjoy a complimentary breakfast each morning. High-speed wired and wireless Internet access is complimentary.

4 meeting rooms are available. This family-friendly country house 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.

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

Family Friendly Amenities

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

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

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.

Nearby Things to Do

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

  • Golfing nearby 
  • Kayaking nearby 
  • Sailing nearby 
  • Water skiing nearby 
  • Windsurfing nearby 
  • Mountain biking nearby 
  • Bicycle rentals nearby 
  • Hiking/biking trails 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.

  • Roll-in shower 

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 2 PM

Check-in time ends at midnight

Special check-in instructions:

24-hour airport shuttle service is available. Contact the property in advance to get details.

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.

Pets

  • Pets not allowed

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

Hotel Name

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

We should mention

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. 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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