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Willow Pond Lodge

Address 794 Orkney Crescent, Faerie Glen, Pretoria
Phone Phone: 081 3371726
Cellphone: 081 3371726
Rates High Season: From R530 - R875
Rates Off Season: From R400 - R675
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Overview

Willow Pond Lodge is a brand new establishment!

All our rooms ought to comply with the requirements for a three star grading.
Directions
Willow Pond is situated in Faerie Glen, one of Pretoria’s eastern suburbs with easy access to the major north, south and east, west highways.

GPS Coordinates:
Longitude: S 25° 47’ 27.64”
Latitude: E 28° 19’ 15.18”

Services, Features and Activities

Attractions
ENTERTAINMENT
• ROCKWOOD THEATRE - Live musical theater that the entire family will enjoy. (4.5 km – 8 min from Willow Pond)
• NU METRO MOVIES - Parkview Centre has the all-new, all-luxury Scene VIP cinema complex. (4.5 km – 8 min from Willow Pond)
• TIME SQUARE - Africa’s second-largest casino and entertainment destination. (6.1 km – 12 min from Willow Pond)
• ATTERBURY THEATRE– A superb classic concert hall, which is optimally ‘tuned’ in terms of spatial acoustical properties. (7.3 km – 11 min from Willow Pond)
• STATE THEATRE – Houses the greatest performing arts facilities in Africa. (14.8 km – 25 min from Willow Pond)

SHOPPING
• MENLYN PARK - The most unique shopping experience in Africa. Menlyn is the second largest mall in Africa with over 500 stores. (6.4 km – 11 min from Willow Pond)

PLACES OF INTEREST
• UNION BUILDINGS - Official seat of the South African government and also houses the office of the president of The Republic of South Africa. (14.3 km – 25 min from Willow Pond)
• CHURCH SQUARE – The square at the historic centre of the city of Pretoria, several historically and architecturally significant buildings surround the square: the Palace of Justice, the Old Capitol Theatre, the Tudor Chambers, the Ou Raadsaal (Old Council Chamber) and the General Post Office. (15.9 km – 27 min from Willow Pond)

NATURE
• BOARDWALK BIRD SANCTUARY - Timber walkways along the edge of the dam with bird hides placed at strategic places, allow for excellent opportunities to watch water birds in their natural habitat. (700 m – 8 min from Willow Pond)
• NATIONAL BOTANICAL GARDENS – This 76 ha oasis is a pristine gateway to South Africa’s fascinating natural vegetation boasting a diversity of indigenous fauna and flora. (11.9 km – 19 min from Willow Pond)
• NATIONAL ZOOLOGICAL GARDENS – The Pretoria zoo is one of the top 8 largest zoos in the world and is one of the most highly rated zoo's in the world. (16.4 km – 28 min from Willow Pond)
• ROODEPLAAT DAM NATURE RESERVE - a 200 000 hectare nature reserve provides anglers the chance to pull out bass, carp or kurper, walkers the opportunity to hike around the dam, and birders will discover two bird hides on the edges of the dam. (28.5 km – 31 min from Willow Pond)

MUSEUMS
• SAMMY MARKS MUSEUM – A 48 roomed Victorian mansion in lush gardens originally belonged to 19th century agricultural, industrial and mining tycoon. (9.8 km – 14 min from Willow Pond)
• PIONEER MUSEUM – A cultural and "living" museum that reflects the lifestyle of early pioneers of the early 19th century. (11.6 km – 18 min from Willow Pond)
• PRETORIA ART GALLERY – This gallery was established in the 1932 and focuses primarily on collecting and displaying South African art. (13.5 km – 24 min from Willow Pond)
• DITSONG NATIONAL MUSEUM OF NATURAL HISTORY – A natural history museum with a large collection of fossils, mammals, birds, reptiles, and invertebrates. (14.9 km – 27 min from Willow Pond)
• MELROSE HOUSE MUSEUM - A superb 1886 example of Victorian and Edwardian architectural styles. The Peace Treaty of Vereeniging, which ended the Second Anglo-Boer War, was signed in this home. (15.9 km – 26 min from Willow Pond)
• KRUGER HOUSE MUSEUM - The historical residence (1883 - 1901) of former President of the Republic of South Africa, Paul Kruger. (16.2 km – 28 min from Willow Pond)
• FORT KLAPPERKOP MUSEUM – Is one of three Forts erected before the outbreak of the Anglo-Boer War (1899–1902) to protect Pretoria. (16.8 km – 21 min from Willow Pond)
• SMUTS HOUSE MUSEUM – The home of Jan Christiaan Smuts who served as prime minister of the Union of South Africa from 1919 until 1924 and from 1939 until 1948. (20.5 km – 25 min from Willow Pond)
• VOORTREKKER MONUMENT – A unique monument commemorating the pioneer history of the Afrikaner. (20.9 km – 24 min from Willow Pond)
• WILLEM PRINSLOO AGRICULTURAL MUSEUM - Preserves South African agricultural history, showcasing the development of South African agriculture from the Stone Age until the present day. (28.8 km – 24 in from Willow Pond)

AIRPORTS
• WONDERBOOM NATIONAL AIRPORT - The City of Tshwane (Pretoria) Metropolitan city airport. (32.7 km – 29 min from Willow Pond)
• O.R. TAMBO INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT - Africa's biggest and busiest airport. 50.4 km – 35 min from Willow Pond)
• LANSERIA INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT – The only privately owned airport in South Africa. (56.8 km – 41 min from Willow Pond)

GAUTRAIN
• HATFIELD STATION– The Gautrain is an 80-kilometre above/underground mass rapid transit railway system, which links Pretoria, Johannesburg, Ekhuruleni and O. R. Tambo International Airport. (13.4 km – 15 min from Willow Pond)

SPORT
• KIMIAD GOLF COURSE – Where heaven meets the earth. (4.9 km – 8 min from Willow Pond)
• WOODHILL GOLF COURSE – This golf course is currently ranked under the top 100 courses in South Africa. (6.2 km – 8 min from Willow Pond)
• SILVER LAKES GOLF COURSE - The Golf Facilities include an 18 hole golf course, driving range, putting green and chipping facility. (7.7 km – 12 min from Willow Pond)
• LOFTUS VERSFELD STADIUM – The home of Blue Bulls rugby. (11.9 km – 18 min from Willow Pond)
• TURFFONTEIN RACECOURSE – The home of thoroughbred horse racing founded in 1887. (68.3 km – 50 min from Willow Pond)
• NEWMARKET RACECOURSE - established in 1938 was the first race course in South African History to win the Summer Handicap three times IN 1956, 1957 and 1958. (71.9 km – 52 min from Willow Pond)

HEALTH
• VIRGIN ACTIVE – Making exercise irresistible. (1.0 km – 3 min from Willow Pond)
• PLANET FITNESS – The ultimate training experience. (7.3 km – 11 min from Willow Pond)

HOSPITALS
• FAERIE GLEN HOSPITAL – A private hospital in the Life Healthcare group of hospitals. (4.0 km – 8 min from Willow Pond)
• PRETORIA EAST HOSPITAL – A private hospital in the Netcare group of hospitals. (5.0 km – 9 min from Willow Pond)
• WILGERS HOSPITAL - A private hospital in the Life Healthcare group of hospitals.
• (6.3 km – 9 min from Willow Pond)
Features
Ensuite Bathroom, Tea/Coffee, Aircon in Room, TV in Room, Satellite, Internet, Languages spoken: English & Afrikaans, Safe Facilities, Wedding Friendly, Children over 12 welcome, Pool, Breakfast, SecureParking
Room Options
Single, Twin, Double, Family, Honeymoon, Luxury