The chic 131 on Herbert Baker Boutique Hotel is in the suburb of Groenkloof. It backs on to Klapperkop mountain with magnificent vistas over Pretoria. The views of the city of Pretoria are fantastic, and on the very prestigious Herbert Baker Street, which borders the Groenkloof Nature Reserve.
This exquisite boutique hotel in Pretoria was launched by Michael and Sheri Valente who started renovations in November 2008 to what was once the 45-year-old former home of his parents. The luxurious 131 on Herbert Baker Boutique Hotel offers open spaces and glass panelling offset by fabulous lighting.
The combination of a neutral palette throughout the hotel with classic and contemporary décor gives a sophisticated, yet relaxed atmosphere with a light and airy feel to it. The interior creates a surreal feeling in Pretoria of something distinctly European, featuring all the amenities guests would expect of a 5-star hotel.
Guests are able to meet or relax in the stunningly beautiful hotel bar and lounge, dine in the stylish restaurant, Grissini, or be pampered at the hotel’s spa. The restaurant is an exquisite feature of the hotel and serves full English and continental breakfast, with lunches and dinners prepared by the hotel’s gourmet chef.
For business clients, a modern boardroom to accommodate up to 20 guests is available. This hotel is also the glorious venue for the select clientele who like High Tea. On the front lawn, with its amazing views overlooking the Pretoria, High Tea is served in the mornings and afternoons but strictly by appointment only.
Luxurious gowns matching slippers range of amenities complete a stay that surpasses a five-star experience. Extra length king-size or extra length single beds provide guests with a good nights sleep, twin bedded rooms are available upon request.
Guests can meet or relax in the stunningly beautiful hotel bar and lounge before dining at the stylish restaurant: Grissini. The restaurant is a feature of the hotel and serves full English and continental breakfasts, with lunches & dinners. For business clients, a modern boardroom that accommodates up to 20 guests is available. This hotel is also an excellent venue for guests who enjoy High Tea, which is on the lawn, with its fantastic views overlooking Pretoria. High Tea in the mornings and afternoons by appointment only.