Facilities at Willy's Chateau
Bed and Breakfast Accommodation in Kensington, Johannesburg
All rooms and apartments are well equipped and comfortably decorated, and
have a warm feel to them. There are tea and coffee making facilities in each
room, and fresh fruit supplied as well.
Each room has TV with DSTV and German satellite TV, a radio, a safe, a telephone,
Internet facilities and a hairdryer. Free wifi is available to our
guests. In winter, electric blankets are provided.
Breakfasts are served in our in-house restaurant
and bar, Legere Stube. Our breakfasts are legendary, and besides the usual
cereals, yoghurt and fruits, juices and teas, there is proper
"German-style" filter coffee, very different cold meats and cheeses,
and a cooked breakfast that changes daily, depending on the seasonal
availability of produce. We like to surprise you! Guests are also welcome to make use of the Legere Stube
for lunch and dinner, by prior arrangement, where you may choose from an a la carte menu.
Specials meals will be prepared on request, and a cold platter will be made
available in your room by prior arrangement.
Please note that only Continental breakfasts will be served on Sundays
and public holidays, except where other arrangements have been made in advance.
The self-catering units have fully equipped kitchenettes, with two-plate or
four-plate hobs, extraction fan, microwave and refrigerator, making it easy for you to
prepare a meal. Please note that self catering units are available for a minimum
of six nights only.
Willy's has a beautiful pool and patio area, and guests are welcome to make
use of these facilities.
Willy's can also offer conferencing facilities for up to 15 people - please
In addition to all this, Willy's is centrally situated and within easy reach
of many of Johannesburg's amenities:
- Oliver Tambo International Airport - less than 15 kms away (freeway
access approximately 3 kms away)
- Eastgate Shopping Centre - one of the biggest and most luxurious in
South Africa - virtually just around the corner at 2 kms away. Some of the
best shopping available, with many restaurants, fast-food outlets, and movie
- Bedford Centre - newly renovated, up-market shopping mall, good
restaurants and movie theatres - 2 kms away.
- Bruma Ethnic Fleamarket - African curios, artwork and jewellery - a
bargain hunters paradise. 2.5 kms away.
- Virgin Active Health Club - approximately 2.5 kms away
- Planet Fitness - approximately 1 km from Willy's.
- Golf Courses - from 5 kms away. For more info about golfing
facilities, please go to www.sa-venues.com.
- Willy's is also situated just a couple of kilometres from the major
highway routes and interchanges to the Lowveld and the Kruger National
Park, Durban, Cape Town and Bloemfontein, making it the ideal spot to break
your journey, and rest and relax.
- Ellis Park - 5 -10 minute drive from Willy's.
- The Wanderers - within easy reach.
- Because of its proximity to the major freeways and interchanges, Willy's
is also within easy reach of the major business and shopping districts of
Sandton and the East Rand.
- Willy's is about ten minutes away from the central Johannesburg business
- Casinos - from 15 kms away.
- Should it be required, Willy's is less than 1 km from medical