|Ekala is a Johannesburg Guest House for those discerning travelers or business executives who prefer the luxuries of home to hotel regimentation. Ekala offers everything you can expect in a Johannesburg hotel and much more. It is homely and comfortable and maintains a high degree of business proficiency providing best quality services that allows you to enjoy our person to person hospitality. Whether guests are looking to relax in comfort, enjoy Johannesburg tours or conduct business in tranquility, the Ekala staff will ensure their guests expectations are always exceeded.|
Set in the Johannesburg countryside, creating a relaxed casual ambience with tranquility and secure Johannesburg accommodation away from the hustle and bustle of Johannesburg with easy access to all highways and Johannesburg tourism spots. We at Ekala believe in personal service and efficiency, providing you with all the services one would expect from a first class establishment. Distinctly not your ordinary bed and breakfast type of guest house. Ekala is the Johannesburg destination in South Africa for the discerning business executive and holiday traveler alike, with more than a home away from home
Let Ekala create delicious delights from breakfast, to lunch and unforgettable dinners, be it a special occasion or personal dietary requests. A comprehensive bar and cocktail list as well as a superb wine list featuring some outstanding South African wines.
The Guest Farm is set on 25 acres of sweeping lawns, water features and numerous large trees including a 200 tree orchard. Our landscaped gardens feature a great variety of flora and fauna where also an abundance of bird species may be found. The farm is completely organically run with a flock of 100 sheep and most of the vegetables served to guests being grown on the farm. The tranquility and secure location of the property make it the ideal place for the leisure and business traveler alike. Ekala is well suited for travelers within a tranquil yet service driven environment with style and exquisite food.
For those seeking relaxation, the outside areas allows guests to soak up the warmth of the African sun beside the sparkling pool, set adjacent to a cocktail bar. A quiet afternoon can be spent indulging in a delicious lunch and sipping on a refreshing sundowner.
Attractions / Things to do
|With so many possible activities let the team at Ekala create a personalised trip for you, taking care of all the bookings, transportation, accommodation and dinning needs. All of the tours we conduct whether Johannesburg tours, Kruger Park Safaris or any other South African tour, are conducted privately solely for the party reserving the tour.|
Whether you are looking to take a South African trip, planning a holiday away from it all or in Johannesburg on business, Janet, Linda and the Ekala family are here to provide secure accommodation with personalised service. The Ekala Guest House is family managed and operated, accordingly, in the true character of a guest house, personalised service and attention to detail is of utmost importance and it is not unusual that guests become friends. We sincerely hope you will be one of them.
If you are planning a small scale corporate event, intimate wedding or family celebration and even team building, why not let Ekala take care of your special event in our casual but attentive personalised, secure style. Ekala Guest Farm is the perfect Alewynspoort, Johannesburg venue.
|Services / Facilities|
All rooms with on-suite bathrooms with shower & separate toilet
Coffee / tea available 24/7 no charge
Extensive secure parking
Bottom floor units with own entrance & patio
Large outdoor dinning areas
Braai and evening bon fire facility
Two guest lounges with TV , DVD & music for all tastes
Large pool with pool lounge's
Rooms serviced twice daily
Large private gardens
The guest house is a non-smoking area including all rooms
Visa / MasterCard's Accepted
Armed response security
English breakfast available on request
Airport transfers and all other destinations
Cell phone on hire for duration of stay
Theatre bookings and transport
Functions - ideal for small get-togethers, weddings & occasions
Large pool with pool lounge's (Can't swim - we will teach you).
Safety - Travel & stay with Ekala from inbound to outbound
Internet connection available
All Meals - can also accommodate special dietary requirements
Daily Personalised Johannesburg Tours - Cultural, Scenic, Historical, Sport, Birding
Extensive list of tours and Safaris on offer including extended South African Tours
Dive Tours and Training - Dan insurance included
|R300 Per person sharing bed and breakfast|
R400 Single Bed and Breakfast
|Traveling from the Northern suburbs to Ekala Guest Farm|
(Please refer to map)
Get onto the M1 heading south
Carry on with the M1 south through the crown interchange
You will pass Gold reef city of your right had side
Carry on with the M1
Just before Southgate the road splits into two. Keep in your right hand lane following the R82 to Vereeniging. You will then pass Southgate on your right hand side
The M1 changes to the R82 (old Vereeniging road)
Carry on straight
Reach a set of robots with Kibler Park to your left, carry on going straight
Reach a second set of robots with Alberton to your left, carry on straight
At the third set of robots, turn left towards Kliprivier
Once you have turned left turn right at the first street to Alewynspoort (there is a sign) onto the R550 Kliprivier road
Carry on with the R550 for about 6km until you reach a sign showing Eye of Africa to your right (before this turn there are speed grids in the road)
Turn right at the sign (there is a large orange Ruthcon sign on right hand side)
Carry on straight for about 2.2 km until you reach a four way stop (showing Eye of Africa straight and Grasmere to the right) turn left onto a sand road
Carry on going straight along the sand road. You will pass a horse racing stables on your left and then there is an Intersturcture sign and a horse riding school of your right carry on straight past this. Road deteriorates in this area.
There will be open ground on your left and further along there will be a house
Soon after the house, you will see a sign Ekala Guest Farm to your right
Turn right into the driveway.