Crane's Nest Guest House & SPA @ 313

Address: 313 Aquila Ave, Waterkloof Ridge, Pretoria
Budget, Middle
Price Range: ZAR R 633 - R 1127

Cranes Nest Guest House @ 313 offers the very best luxury self catering and B&B accommodation in Pretoria

Cranes Nest Guest House @ 313 offers the very best luxury self catering and B&B accommodation in Pretoria. Whether you are a discerning businessman or a connoisseur world traveler you will love the special, personal attention and excellent service.

Home away from home, quiet, safe and friendly environment. Beautiful spacious, comfortable rooms for a restful night. Relax in a tranquil landscape garden with its abundant birdlife. Enjoy a choice of health, Halaal, or English breakfast served in the dinning room or on the patio next to the pool. Dinners and lunch is served on request.

We also offer self catering garden suites, which are unique in character, taste, fully equipped and service daily. The guest house offers a large billiard table in its own private room.

A unique conferencing and event venue situated in the heart of Waterkloof Ridge, Pretoria. Our exclusive range of conferencing facilities cater for corporate events of smaller size. Private functions and executive meetings with the highest standard of technology catering and personalized service, our team of dedicated conferencing professionals will surpass your expectations.

Located in the East of Pretoria. Nestled High on the Ridge of Waterkloof. Cranes Nest @ 313 is situated amongst Embassies, Shopping malls (Menlyn and Castle Walk), restaurants, Waterkloof Air-force base, N1 highway, schools (Watererkloof Hoërseunskool) and The Kloof hospital.

We do shuttles from O.R. Tambo International Airport daily.

The popular Blue Crane Restaurant is in the Sanctuary area and overlooking the lake in the Austin Roberts Bird Park. Bird hide from Sasol is the popular spot to watch 189 different bird species from.

Game tours and various tours started daily from Cranes Nest Guest House @ 313 like the diamond, goldmine, lion, elephant park, museums, apartheid museums, Soweto by day and nigh tours, Cultural Village tours are only a few to mention.

Rooms: Piet my vrou Suite
This is a luxury room with a king extra length bed and en suite bathroom. The bathroom has an extra large bath and a shower with double basin. The toilet has its own peday. Build in cupboards. The room has a private door that leads to the swimming pool. Private Jacuzzi with its own entrance from the room. The room has the following facilities: TV, DSTV, Wireless Internet Air- conditioning, Roof fan, coffee and tea facilities, snack and bar fridge, extra large safe, hair dryer and clock radio.

Room: Coucals
This is a beautiful queen-size bedroom with a private bathroom, with a shower and bath. The room is inside the guesthouse. The room has the following facilities: DSTV, M-net, Study table, Wireless Internet, air conditioning, personal safe, roof fan and heater, double cupboards, dressing table, and a snack bar and fridge.

Room: Piet Kokkewiet
This room has two double bank beds on-top of each other and is perfect for kids sharing with parents booked into the Coucals room, the common bathroom leading from the two rooms are adjacent. The room has the following facilities: DSTV, M-net, Wireless Internet, personal safe, roof fan, air-conditioning, hair dryer, clock radio, personal safe and a snack bar and fridge.

Room: Olive Thrush
This room is a single Bedroom with a three quarter bed and a en suite bathroom with a bath, basin and toilet. The room has a private patio that leads to the garden. The room has the following facilities: DSTV, M-net, Wireless Internet, personal safe, roof fan, air-conditioning, hair dryer, clock radio, personal safe and a snack bar and fridge.

Apartments: Speckled Rock Pigeon
This flat has a queen size bedroom with an ensuite bathroom with bath. The room has a study/dressing table. The lounge area has a sliding door to a big wooden deck overlooking the Waterkloof air force base and surroundings. The kitchen has a fridge, table and chair, high level oven and 4 plates, microwave oven, toaster, kettle and coffee maker. Flat has under cover parking and little garden. The flat has the following facilities: M-net, DSTV, DVD Player, video recorder, Air-conditioning wireless internet, equipped kitchen, ceiling fan and heater, personal safe, and a snack bar and fridge.

Apartment: Crested Barbets
This flat has a queen-size bedroom with an ensuite shower bathroom. The flat has a study table with a dressing table build inside the cupboards. The kitchen have a high level oven with 4 plate oven,1.6m fridge / freezer, microwave oven, toaster, kettle and a breakfast nook with two chairs.
The lounge has double coaches with M-net, DSTV, and DVD player with a sliding door to the parking area. The parking is undercover with a remote control gates and electrical fences. This flat has the following facilities: M-net, DSTV, DVD player, air-conditioning, equipped kitchen, personal safe.

Room: BouBou
This room has 4 double / single bank beds on top of each other and perfect for a group of 12 people. The rates are reasonable low per person and cater for the client for a low budget. The room has an en suite bathroom with a shower only and is on the ground floor. The room has a fully equipped kitchen with a big fridge, oven, microwave, toasters, kettle, table and chairs, build in cupboards, 12 x Lockers with locks. The room has the following facilities: flat screen TV, dstv, Air-Conditioning, wireless internet, snack and beverages in the fridge, fully equipped kitchen and 12 lockers.

Conference Facilities: Koos van der Lende Auditorium - Our cinema style auditorium seats 24 delegates and boasts state-of-the-art equipment, including a central touch screen control panel, large automated screen and video projector, DVD, VCR, CD, PC, laptop input, microphone, the finest sound equipment and wireless internet available. Koos van der Lende original master pieces are on walls.

Executive Boardroom and Breakfast Lounge - Our 14-seater boardroom and adjoining lounge are perfect for exclusive executive meetings or functions.

Yvette Lounge & Bar Area - This exquisite room is suitable for private cocktail parties, breakfast, luncheon and dinner functions. Delightfully decorated with Contemporary furniture, the simplicity of the room offers clients complete flexibility and can comfortably cater for up to 50 guests. Sliding doors open to the swimming pool area & a bar area barbeque built in braai facilities.

Catering: From cocktails to caviar, Cranes Nest Guest House wills tailor-make menus to meet your specific requirements and budget.

SPA - At Cranes Nest Guesthouse and Spa, we believe that beauty and wellness is not just a luxury but a necessity. Cranes Nest spa allows you to escape into your own haven of pampering, relaxation and rejuvenation. Great health breakfasts with only the freshest fruits are served on the patio with your choice of juice or tea. We have created an environment where you will find only superior products and treatments in a beautiful and tranquil environment.

Treatments include:
⢠Indian Head Massage
⢠Back and Neck Massage
⢠Back and Neck Hot Stone
⢠Full Body Massage
⢠Lymph Drainage
⢠Aromatherapy Massage
Between treatments you can make use of the heated, outside pool, Jacuzzi or just laze around. Lunch is menu based and served with a choice of 1 of 2 juices.

We would like to invite you to rejuvenate your body, mind and soul. So leave behind the stresses of everyday life and come and enjoy some me time.

All welcome   Self-catering, Guest house / B&B

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Languages spoken:
Afrikaans Afrikaans
English English

No smoking indoors No smoking indoors

Area Attractions & Info

  • ï§ Waterkloof Air-force Base
  • ï§ Voortrekker Monument
  • ï§ Church Sqaure
  • ï§ Pretoria Botanical Gardens
  • ï§ Union Buildings
  • Blue Crane Restaurant - 0.2 km away from the establishment
  • Tuscan BBQ - 1.6 km away from the establishment
  • Cynthias - 0.6 km away from the establishment
  • Camp David Nude Bar - 5 km away from the establishment
  • Detour - 11 km away from the establishment
  • Friction Cruise Bar - 12 km away from the establishment
  • Virgin Active
  • Turning Point Ballet Swim Dance And Gym
  • Closest Railstation: 2.3 km away from the establishment, 15 mins by car
  • Closest Airport: 40 km away from the establishment, 90 mins by car
  • Bus
  • Taxi
  • Nearest subway/tube station: Gautrain Hatfield

  • Air conditioning
  • Bar fridge
  • Barbecue
  • Bathrobes
  • Breakfast / Dining room
  • Cable/Satellite/TV
  • CD/Radio
  • DVD Player
  • Fan
  • Fireplace
  • Fresh flowers
  • Guest lounge
  • Hair Dryer
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Mini Bar
  • Newspaper
  • Parking
  • Radio / Clock alarm
  • Safe
  • Sleeper couch
  • Soaps & Toiletries
  • Telephone
  • Washing machine
  • Airport Transfers
  • Car hire arranged
  • Domestic/Cleaning services
  • Laundry service
  • Massages

  • Children allowed
  • Sleepover guests allowed

  • Jacuzzi
  • Swimming pool (outdoor)
  • Wellness therapy
  • Banquet/Conference rooms
  • Business centre
  • Internet connections
  • Private meeting rooms

RATES Currency Converter

Rooms Double Single
Piet my Vrou R 1,127 R 897
Coucal R 1,012 R 794
Piet Kokkewiet R 794 R 633
Olive Thrush R 794
Crested Barbets R 1,012 R 794
Speckled Rock Pigeon R 1,012 R 794
Bou Bou R 794 R 633

Rates are subject to change without notice.

Check in after 14:00 on the day of your arrival, Check out before 10:00 on the day of your departure.

N1 from Johannesburg to Petersburg, left on Rigel Avenue, left in Neptune, Right in Aquila Avenue, we are No 313.
N1 from Polokwane to Johannesburg, turn right into Rigel Avenue. Turn Left, in Neptune. Turn Right in Aquila Avenue. We are No 313.

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