Mount Grace Country House and Spa

Mount Grace Country House & Spa
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Hotel Type:
Business, Spa, Conference, Leisure
Address:
Rustenburg Road
Magaliesburg 1791
Gauteng
South Africa
Single Rate for Today: R2210.00 Book Now

Overview

Ideal for both leisure and business guests seeking privacy and tranquility, the Mount Grace Country House and Spa is easily accessible from Johannesburg and Pretoria, set on a sprawling country estate in the Magaliesberg mountains.  This five star country retreat promises all guests a most fulfilling experience in luxurious rooms and facilities, all backed up with first class hospitality and incredible dining.

The Magaliesberg in South Africa represents a beautiful mountain range which extends west and north from Pretoria to south of the Pilanesberg Pilanesberg National Park.  At Nooitgedacht, the Magaliesberg reaches its highest point at 1 852 metres.  Just an hour hours drive by car, one leaves behind the vibrant city of Johannesburg, reaching the Magaliesberg where the birthplace of humankind can be explored. 

This region in the Gauteng province of South Africa is an area of magnificent diversity and offers travellers an exciting destination to explore.  It is here where the spectacular beauty of South Africa's Magaliesberg mountain range can be discovered, the earliest history of humankind, a great abundance of bird life, flowers and wildlife as well as exciting adventures and fun-filled activities.

Accommodation

Accommodation is styled on old-world elegance and a splash of bold brilliance.  There are 121 rooms of various categories, each appointed with beautiful furnishings and set discreetly in the beautiful gardens and surrounding bushveld.  All hotel rooms provide complimentary Wi-Fi connectivity.  The Villa includes all of the standard features and has a separate lounge area.

Garden, Superior & Luxury Room features:

  • air-conditioning
  • en-suite bathroom
  • satellite TV
  • telephone
  • tea and coffee making facilities
  • safe.

Facilities

The available facilities are based on providing visitors with as much luxury, convenience and comfort as possible in order to ensure a most memorable and relaxing stay.  Gourmet meals are served in the elegant dining room while popular health and beauty spa treatments can be booked for much needed relaxation to leave the hustle and bustle of everyday life behind.  Tennis courts, swimming pool, a fully equipped gym as well as a sauna add extra comfort for discerning guests.

Facilities:

  • restaurant and bar
  • coffee shop
  • business centre
  • meeting facilities
  • parking
  • gift shop
  • safety deposit boxes
  • health and beauty spa
  • medical facilities
  • tennis courts
  • gym and sauna.

Services

Guests have the opportunity to rent bicycles during their stay at this tranquil country retreat in Gauteng.  Bicycle trails lead through beautiful scenery making for exciting outings.  As an added convenience, guests enjoy laundry service as well as dry cleaning and ironing if required.

Services:

  • housekeeping
  • bicycle rental
  • laundry, dry-cleaning and ironing service
  • room service
  • packed lunches
  • airport shuttle
  • luggage storage
  • express check-in/out
  • 24-hour reception.

Wellness / Spa

The spa at the Mount Grace Country House is located on the hilltop, commanding sweeping views of the surrounding Magaliesberg region.  Designed with guests' comfort and relaxation in mind, the Spa at Mount Grace provides a serene environment in which to relax and rejuvenate through a selection of exclusive beauty and wellness treatments.  The highly-qualified and professional therapy team recently helped the spa secure nomination as finalists in the 'World Luxury Spa Awards'.

Conferences

Conferences are a special treat for delegates, where they will be cared for in every way by the professional events team.  There are 15 conference and meeting venues on the property, each of them air-conditioned and equipped with state-of-the-art conferencing equipment.  The team will also assist in arranging pre- and post-conference activities, team-building and banqueting.  The facilities can accommodate delegations of up to 200 delegates.

Conference equipment provided includes
:

  • data projector
  • screen
  • flip charts
  • whiteboards
  • PA system
  • overhead projector
  • fax/photocopy machine.

Adventure activities in and around the Magaliesberg

When staying in this scenic region of South Africa, take advantage of experiencing the thrill of an unforgettable hot air balloon trip from where the surroundings can be admired from a birds eye perspective.  The Magaliesberg Canopy Tours offer a lot of excitement for both children and adults while crossing through the tree top canopy.

Activities:

  • hiking and mountain biking
  • visit to the Cradle of Humankind
  • Blaauwbank Historic Gold Mine & Resort
  • GoVertical Mountaineering Adventures
  • Magaliesberg Canopy Tour
  • Saddle Creek Ranch Horse Riding
  • Hot Air Ballooning
  • Micro lighting.

Services

Check In and Check Out Times

  • Check In: 15:00
  • Check Out: 11:00

General Services

  • 24 hour reception service
  • Airport transfers
  • Concierge services
  • Daily newspaper
  • Doctor on call
  • Housekeeping service
  • Internet connection
  • Laundry services
  • Massage treatments
  • Room service
  • Wake-up call
  • Wellness & Beauty treatments

Children Policy

  • Children over the age of 12 years are welcome all year round at the five star Mount Grace Country House, South Africa.

Room Types

Standard: 20 rooms

mount grace country house and spa standard

Space to breathe and sweeping garden and valley views to amaze - The African Pride Mount Grace Country House & Spa's 121 guest rooms and suites epitomise the soft country comfort and style.

The luxurious Mount Grace Country House offers a variety of room types to suit everybody's individual needs:

  • 20 Standard rooms
  • 32 Superior rooms
  • 43 Luxury rooms
  • 14 Luxury rooms with a plunge pool
  • 12 High End Luxury Villas

Standard Room amenities:

  • the Standard rooms are surrounded by indigenous gardens and are conveniently close to the hotel facilities, cold and heated swimming pools
  • Extra length King Size beds
  • Individually controlled air-conditioning
  • Tea and Coffee making facilities
  • 32 & 37 inch Sony LCD Televisions with DSTV
  • Large amount of cupboard and luggage space
  • Workdesk and Telephone
  • Guest directory book, messages, special offers, room service menu, hotel information guide and A-Z directory of activities in Magaliesburg
  • In room safe
  • Minibar
  • En-suite bathroom
  • Outfitted with Underfloor heating
  • Heated towel rails
  • Hairdryer

Today's Rate

Single Room: R2210.00

Double Room: R2600.00

Superior Room: 32 rooms

mount grace country house and spa superior room

The Mount Grace Country House in the Magaliesburg, South Africa, features 32 spacious Superior Rooms.

Superior Room amenities
:

  • Surrounded by indigenous gardens and are conveniently close to the hotel facilities, cold and heated swimming pools
  • Extra length King Size beds
  • Individually controlled air-conditioning
  • Tea and Coffee making facilities
  • 32 & 37 inch Sony LCD Televisions with DSTV
  • Large amount of cupboard and luggage space
  • Workdesk and Telephone
  • Guest directory book, messages, special offers, room service menu, hotel information guide and A-Z directory of activities in Magaliesburg
  • In room safe
  • Minibar
  • En-suite bathroom
  • Outfitted with Underfloor heating
  • Heated towel rails
  • Hairdryer
  • En-suite bathroom
  • Seperate Lounge area

Today's Rate

Single Room: R2660.00

Double Room: R3040.00

Luxury: 43 rooms

mount grace country house and spa luxury

The five star African Pride Mount Grace Country House & Spa features 43 elegant Luxury Rooms:

  • 43 Luxury rooms

Luxury Room amenities:

  • Surrounded by indigenous gardens and are conveniently close to the hotel facilities, cold and heated swimming pools
  • Extra length King Size beds
  • Individually controlled air-conditioning
  • Tea and Coffee making facilities
  • 32 & 37 inch Sony LCD Televisions with DSTV
  • Large amount of cupboard and luggage space
  • Workdesk and Telephone
  • Guest directory book, messages, special offers, room service menu, hotel information guide and A-Z directory of activities in Magaliesburg
  • In room safe
  • Minibar
  • En-suite bathroom
  • Outfitted with Underfloor heating
  • Heated towel rails
  • Hairdryer
  • These cottages are perched above a ravine with indigenous trees inhabited with rich bird life
  • Luxuriously, spacious interiors open out onto verandahs with spectacular views

Today's Rate

Single Room: R3100.00

Double Room: R3490.00

Luxury Room with plunge pool: 14 rooms

mount grace country house and spa luxury room with plunge pool

The Luxury Rooms with plunge pool at the Mount Grace Country House & Spa cater for the most astute guests featuring an extra length king sized bed, a Nespresso coffee machine including a selection of coffee pods, a laptop sized safe as well as complimentary wireless internet.

The spacious bathrooms in the Luxury Rooms provide separate baths and showers, as well as double basins. With a host of in room facilities, guests are suitably catered for in this beautiful surrounding.

Today's Rate

Single Room: R3320.00

Double Room: R3710.00

Room Amenities

Room Amenities

  • Air Conditioning
  • En-suite / private bathroom
  • Hairdryer
  • Heated towel rails
  • Housekeeping
  • In room safe
  • Mini bar
  • Tea and coffee making facilities
  • Telephone
  • TV
  • Underfloor Heating
  • Writing desk

Hotel Restaurants

Rambling Vine at the Mount Grace Country House

The Mount Grace Country House & Spa offers a range of exceptional dining experiences, from gourmet cuisine to light lunches and full buffet breakfasts.

Rambling Vine is Mount Grace´s signature à la carte restaurant. Voted by Eat Out Magazine as one of the Top 10 Hotel Restaurants in South Africa, this elegant contemporary restaurant offers exquisite country style cuisine.

The ethos is simple food prepared to perfection with uncomplicated flavours, using the best ingredients with a preference for free range meat products and organic vegetables.

Mount Grace´s qualified sommelier is on hand to recommend the best wines to accompany the fine cuisine. The restaurant uses a clean plating style and the best crockery, cutlery and crystal glassware.  Rambling Vine offers more than food on a plate, it offers a stylish and memorable eating experience.

Address: Rustenburg Road , Magaliesburg 1791, Gauteng, South Africa

Twist Restaurant at the Mount Grace Country House

For over 20 years, the Mount Grace Country House & Spa has been known for the generous country-style buffets, such as their legendary Sunday lunches, on offer at Twist.

Twist offers full buffet breakfasts, lunches and dinners from an extensive buffet range and serves up this delicious fare in the restaurant or out on the sundeck.

Address: Rustenburg Road , Magaliesburg 1791, Gauteng, South Africa

Hotel Spa

The Spa

Mount Grace Health & Beauty Spa

Ease away stress and drift gently – the Mount Grace Spa offers a soothing, pampering experience where time seems to simply disappear. The natural stone, thatched building blends effortlessly with the beautiful surroundings and is shaped to represent a baby lying in the calm foetal position – evoking feelings of nurturing, comfort and peace.

Guests are invited to discover the healing and relaxing benefits of water therapy in the outdoor Hydrotherapy Spa Garden which features a heated Jacuzzi pool, an invigorating waterfall and the Elixir Liquid Sound Flotation Pool.

Hydrotherapy Spa Gardens

With its heated outdoor jacuzzi pool, heated flotation pool, cold rock pools and waterfalls, the Spa Gardens have been designed to take full advantage of the therapeutic benefits of hydrotherapy, nature and the elements. Spend time in Eden, a tranquil, shady part of the gardens conducive to meditation and quiet reflection.

To achieve complete relaxation, floating in the supportive waters of the Brine Pool (Liquid Sound Flotation Pool) is recommended. Supported by tonnes of mineral salts, one floats in this heated pool whilst listening to whale song piped through the water. Twenty minutes in the Brine Pool is said to have the same effect as four hours of sleep. Use of the Hydrotherapy Spa Gardens is complimentary to any guest making use of the Spa. Use of the Spa Gardens is reserved for spa guests only.

Thallasso Therapy

 form of Hydrotherapy engaging the rejuvenating forces of water and natural elements, to heal the body and soothe the soul. Varying temperature and pressure in the Hydrotherapy Tub stimulates blood circulation, eases away tension and assists in the release of toxins.

Allow the underwater jets to invigorate the body, increase muscle tone and strengthen immunity. At your discretion, allow your therapist to perform a Pressure Point Massage on your scalp.

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Activities / Sports and Leisure

Spa treatments

Mount Grace Health & Beauty Spa

Ease away stress and drift gently – the Mount Grace Spa offers a soothing, pampering experience where time seems to simply disappear. The natural stone, thatched building blends effortlessly with the beautiful surroundings and is shaped to represent a baby lying in the calm foetal position – evoking feelings of nurturing, comfort and peace.

Guests are invited to discover the healing and relaxing benefits of water therapy in the outdoor Hydrotherapy Spa Garden which features a heated Jacuzzi pool, an invigorating waterfall and the Elixir Liquid Sound Flotation Pool.

Hydrotherapy Spa Gardens

With its heated outdoor jacuzzi pool, heated flotation pool, cold rock pools and waterfalls, the Spa Gardens have been designed to take full advantage of the therapeutic benefits of hydrotherapy, nature and the elements. Spend time in Eden, a tranquil, shady part of the gardens conducive to meditation and quiet reflection.

To achieve complete relaxation, floating in the supportive waters of the Brine Pool (Liquid Sound Flotation Pool) is recommended. Supported by tonnes of mineral salts, one floats in this heated pool whilst listening to whale song piped through the water. Twenty minutes in the Brine Pool is said to have the same effect as four hours of sleep. Use of the Hydrotherapy Spa Gardens is complimentary to any guest making use of the Spa. Use of the Spa Gardens is reserved for spa guests only.

Thallasso Therapy

A form of Hydrotherapy engaging the rejuvenating forces of water and natural elements, to heal the body and soothe the soul. Varying temperature and pressure in the Hydrotherapy Tub stimulates blood circulation, eases away tension and assists in the release of toxins.

Allow the underwater jets to invigorate the body, increase muscle tone and strengthen immunity. At your discretion, allow your therapist to perform a Pressure Point Massage on your scalp.

Nearby activities

Be adventurous:

  •     Bill Harrops Original Hot Air Balloon Safaris
  •     Magalies Barbus Haven Fly Fishing
  •     Pecanwood Golf Estate
  •     Magalies Gliding Club
  •     Microlight Flights

Nearby attractions

An area rich in history and natural beauty, the Magaliesburg offers many attractions:

  • Historical war sites: The Battle of Nooitgedacht & The Old English Block House
  • The Cradle of Humankind
  • The Home of our Ancestors
  • Blaauwbank Historical Gold Mine
  • Oostburg International Flowers 
  • Corrilock Koi Farm
  • Angela Eidelman Gallery
  • Crab Creek Nursery
  • Van Gaalen Kaasmaker/Cheese maker

Tennis

Enjoy a great match of tennis at the Mount Grace Country House.

Mountain biking

Mountain biking is a popular activity in this magnificent landscape of the scenic Magaliesburg in South Africa.

Swimming

Guests may enjoy a refreshing and leisurely swim in the outdoor heated swimming pool at the Mount Grace Country House.

Walking

Many scenic walking trails invite guests for gentle and relaxing walks in natural surroundings where flora and fauna are abundant.

Conferences and Events

Conference Venues

Executive Conference Retreat

A calm, spacious place to do business, The African Pride Mount Grace Country House & Spa offers exceptional conferencing facilities in a choice of venues.

The African Pride Mount Grace Country House & Spa features 15 Conference Rooms seating between 8 and 200 delegates.

Conference venues at the Mount Grace Country House, Magaliesburg:

  • Mahogany
  • Mulberry
  • Mopane
  • Rosewood Chambers
  • Jackal Berry
  • Red Ivory N + S
  • Yellowwood 1 or 2
  • Lemonwood 1 or 2
  • Rosewood 1, 2 or 3

A Standard Day Conference Package includes:

  • Whiteboard and marker pens
  • Flip charts
  • Screen
  • Stationery – notepads and pencils
  • Refreshments – water and sweets
  • Lunch

Available at an additional charge:

  • PA system
  • Microphone
  • Data / Overhead Projector
  • Other audio visual equipment
  • Photocopying
  • Faxing
  • TV and VCR
  • Overhead Projector
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Facilities

Facilities Available

  • Conference venue
  • Garden
  • Jacuzzi
  • Outdoor patio
  • Parking
  • Private guest library/ lounge
  • Restaurant
  • Spa
  • Sun deck
  • Swimming Pool
  • Tennis court
  • Terrace
  • Wellness centre

Mount Grace Country House and Spa Specials & Packages

No Specials Available

There are currently no specials for the Mount Grace Country House and Spa.
Please check again soon.

Directions

GPS Co-ordinates

Latitude: -25.983324
Longitude: 27.553794

Parking

Parking

On site parking facilities are provided for guests.

Reviews

Submitted By: (01 August 2014)

Rating: Excellent

Submitted By: (07 May 2014)

Rating: Very Good

Submitted By: (01 February 2014)

Rating: Excellent

Submitted By: (07 November 2013)

Rating: Good

Submitted By: (02 August 2013)

Rating: Very Good

Submitted By: (01 June 2013)

Rating: Excellent

Accreditations

Star Rating

4 Star

Awards

Awards of the Mount Grace Country House and Spa:

  • Tripadvisor Certificate of Excellence Winner 2013
  • World Luxury Hotel Awards Country Winner: Best Luxury Day Spa
  • Best Fine Dining Restaurant in South Africa by Eat Out
  • Diamond Diners Club wine list award in 2010, 2011 and 2012
  • Best Conference Venue in West Rand Tourism 2012
  • Silver Spa Award by West Rand Travel in 2012
  • Professional Beauty Best Resort/Hotel Spa award 2010
  • Top 100 SA long wine list award in 2012.
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