Ballantynes Lodge is a family run bed & breakfast guest house - a standout amidst luxury accommodation in Harare. Being a young family themselves the owners take pride in welcoming families and business people alike. The 12 beautifully appointed rooms at the lodge can accommodate up to 24 persons in a pristine and modern home environment. The location of Ballantynes is ideal with the airport, town and trendy shopping malls all close by, yet one is very aware of the peaceful and tranquil surroundings that typify the neighbourhood. The well known Sam Levy's shopping mall is a short five minute drive away, whilst Harare International Aiport is 20 minutes away by road.
Here is a few special highlights found in Harare that we've picked out :-
- Zimbabwe's vibrant capital is also known as the 'sunshine city' due to its excellect climate.
- Harare is covered in beautiful trees that add colour throughout the year e.g famous purple Jacaranda in Sept/Oct.
- The city is home to markets (e.g. Avondale Craft Market) where one can bargain for a variety of creatively homemade curios.
- If you are keen golfer then world class courses can be found at Royal Harare, Chapman and Borrowdale Brooke.
- Shopaholics will enjoy the modern open air mall at Sam Levy's village in Borrowdale.
- For hiking and beautiful scenery visit the Botanical Gardens or climb up Domboshava and Ngomakurira where you can find well preserved rock paintings.
- 12 luxuriously appointed rooms
- Each room has airconditioning
- Flat Screen TVs with DSTV
- Free Wireless throughout
- En-Suite Bathrooms
- Heating and fan facilities
- Beautiful swimming pool on site surrounded by lush green gardens
- Daily Continental Breakfast plus a variety of cooked options
- Three course dinner on request
- Modern wine bar
- Infinity swimming pool
- Local Beautician
- Baby sitting
- Spacious lounge area
- Nearby shopping, pubs and restaurants at Sam Levy's Village and Ballantyne Park shops
- Vayeni can easily arrange airport transfers on request
- Similarly Vayeni can arrange vehicle hire plus private chauffeur service if required
Ballantynes lodge is located at 4 Parham Road, Ballantyne Park, Harare. It can be accessed by transfer or own vehicle.
- The following guests had this to say following their stay at Ballantynes Lodge :- Athol from Perth, Australia Ballantynes Lodge is a fabulous little haven in Harare on a lovely grass lined road.
Karen from Dubai, United Arab Emirates This lodge offers a lovely pool and garden area to relax around.
Anne C. from Umhlanga Rocks, South Africa It is exceptionally clean and the quality of the bedding and linen is excellent. It is also very reassuring to be able to park the car in a safe environment.
Geraldine N. from Dhahran, Saudi Arabia The best service I have had in a bed & breakfast to date and it is so beautifully decorated it makes you feel instantly relaxed. the staff are also lovely.
CharneLoftus from Bellville, South Africa "Great place to stay''