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Ballantynes Lodge

4 Parham Road, Ballantyne Park, Harare, Zimbabwe
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2018/01/28 2018/01/29
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Rooms
Airport Transportation
Family Rooms
Pets Allowed
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3.5 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 2 November 2017

The lack of WiFi signal in the room 5 should be sort out as well for the TV programs which didn't work out. Recommended for the place and comfort. Hi5 to the chef with the good food he prepared for usMore

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Thank olivier_david
Response from Ballantynes L, Manager at Ballantynes LodgeResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Olivier, Thank you for your review and constructive comments. I am pleased to let you know that we have resolved the issue with the Wi-Fi signal in Room 5 and so have also fixed the delay/buffering of the tv programs. We will happily pass...More

Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

I recently spent a week in Harare on business and my accommodation was (luckily) Ballantynes Lodge. It was also my first visit to Zimbabwe. Extremely well appointed and service bordering on the sublime, it was the best week of 2017. Beautiful surroundings, every need anticipated,...More

Thank Steve H
Response from Ballantynes L, Manager at Ballantynes LodgeResponded 9 October 2017

Dear Steve, Thank you so much for your review of our lodge and your extremely kind words! It was so lovely to have you stay with us and we are so happy to hear you enjoyed your time here. I will definitely pass on your...More

Reviewed 2 October 2017

The lodge looks like an English cottage-- manicured lawn; many areas that are perfect oases for reading, alone-time, and privacy; beautiful rooms with patios and balconies that overlook the abundance of flowers and exquisite gardens. The chef, Wellington, is very accommodating to dietary preferences and...More

Thank AlexaR
Response from Ballantynes L, Manager at Ballantynes LodgeResponded 4 October 2017

Dear Alexa, Thank you so much for your review of our lodge and your kind words. I will be sure to pass on your lovely words to Wellie. We hope you had a truly special time with us and you come again to visit soon!...More

Reviewed 29 September 2017 via mobile

I recently spent 3 nights in Harare at Ballantynes Lodge. It was a phenomenal experience - I was hugely impressed with the quality of the accommodation and food, but was totally blown away by the friendliness and helpful attitude of all of the staff, specifically...More

Thank Simon F
Response from Ballantynes L, Manager at Ballantynes LodgeResponded 3 October 2017

Dear Simon, Thank you so much for taking the time to do a review, I am so pleased you enjoyed your stay with us. It was such a pleasure meeting you and getting to know you. Your room awaits you for when you next return....More

Reviewed 28 September 2017

What a wonderful experience!! The lodge is beautifully designed, well equipped and the rooms are huge. However the hospitality of the owners and staff is what really makes Ballantynes so good. Nothing was too much trouble, and Hailey and the team felt like family at...More

Thank Warren B
Response from Ballantynes L, Manager at Ballantynes LodgeResponded 9 October 2017

Dear Warren, We are so glad to hear you enjoyed your time at Ballantynes Lodge! It was such a pleasure having you stay with us and getting to know everyone. We can safely say the lodge didn't feel quite the same after everyone had checked...More

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Certificate of Excellence
  • Top amenities
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Hotel Amenities
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Laundry Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Room amenities
  • Air Conditioning
  • Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Price range
  • US$210 - US$250 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
  • Hotel class
  • Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
  • Family Rooms
  • Number of rooms
  • 13
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  • Location
  • Zimbabwe >
  • Harare Province >
  • Harare
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1 November 2016|
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Response from Ballantynes L | Property representative |
We are so happy to be welcoming you to our beautiful lodge. Please kindly let me know who your booking is under We are the next door suburb to Borrowdale, so it should only take you between 5 and 10 minutes. We have a driver... More
27 October 2016|
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Response from Ballantynes L | Property representative |
Good day, the airport is about 30 mins away. We do offer transfers, and our driver will meet and greet you on arrival and bring you back to the lodge.
28 November 2014|
Response from Ballantynes L | Property representative |
Dear Tara Yes we do offer dinner upon request during the week and during the weekends. There is no set check in time, you are able to check in at any time. However, reception closes at 8pm so should you check in after 8pm... More
Room Tips
"Some rooms have a/c, some have patios/balconies, some are more modern than others so it just depends on what..."
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"room 8 view of Garden and pool"
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"Room 3 has the most amazing bathroom!"
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"All the rooms are different but top qaulity"
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