Castello Di Monte

At a glance

  • Boutique hotel reminiscent of a 16th-Century Tuscan country villa
  • 360-degree views overlooking Pretoria
  • Landscaped gardens with an Italian influence

Castello Di Monte

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A Tuscan-style boutique hotel, set atop a hillside overlooking the vibrant city of Pretoria

In an affluent suburb overlooking Pretoria, Castello Di Monte is a boutique hotel that bears a remarkable semblance to an old 16th-Century Tuscan villa. A wonderful Italian charm surrounds the estate, which is elaborately furnished with classical Italian architecture like the impressive stucco façade and the grand copper gated entrance. A welcoming retreat for city-weary guests, the hotel has a host of excellent facilities, including generous scenic terraces, a stunning outdoor pool, and beautifully landscaped Mediterranean-inspired gardens.

Castello Di Monte has one on-site dining facility, a charming restaurant that delivers a delicious menu of French and South African-inspired cuisine. Primarily served in the hotel's elegant main dining room, you can also choose to eat on the open outdoor terrace, a private balcony, or among the sweeping views of the panoramic decking area.

In keeping with the hotel's 16th-Century splendour, every room is elaborately decorated with a wonderful bygone charm. While only the Terrace Rooms have private balconies, there is a lovely Italian grandeur to all of the rooms, which seamlessly combine warm golden colour schemes and rich period furniture with spacious arched doorways and luxurious bathroom en suites.

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Key information

In the Waterkloof Ridge suburb, overlooking Pretoria

Airport transfer time: Approx. 35 minutes' drive from Johannesburg airport
Rooms: 9

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Accommodation information

9 individually decorated rooms

Dining

Restaurant, bar

*Denotes local charge