About Avoca Lodge
Avoca Lodge is nestled in a quiet and rural part of Benoni 13 km’s away from O.R. Tambo International Airport (previously Johannesburg International). The owner Michelle Smith has created a contemporary ambience in a tranquil country setting, which will delight and surprise one, while the fabulous home made fare will ensure ones stay is remembered long after departure.
The Courtyard Room:
This room has a double bed with en-suite shower, TV, fridge & hospitality tray. This room leads off to he pool area.
The Fountain Room:
This room has 2 x 3/4 bed with en-suite bath / shower and leads out into the fountain area.
The Aloe and Cycad Rooms:
These rooms are based in the main house with a shared bath / shower. Aloe has two three quarter beds and cycad has a double bed. Both have coffee-making stations and access to the TV Room.
Self Catering Cottage:
This is a fully furnished two bed roomed cottage comprises of the “Lilly Room” (Queen Bed) and upstairs, the “Studio” Room (two x ¾ Beds). The Cottage also consists of a lounge, dinning area, kitchen and bathroom / shower. The Cottage is ideal for business colleagues, families requiring self-catering and Honeymooners.
Guests are welcome to utilize the swimming pool and veranda area. The Lodge provides secure undercover parking and airport transfers are available.
Breakfast & Dining
House breakfast is served daily and guests can choose from three delightful venues. Enjoy your fruit salad and yogurt on the patio overlooking the neighboring horses, ostriches and guinea fowl. Or take your Eggs, bacon, sausages and tomato (infused with home grown Rosemary) into the French courtyard or stay in your room and enjoy all the above including toast, homemade jam and tea or coffee.
Evening meals are served on request at reasonable rates and we strive to accommodate individual requirements within reason. Should you have any specific dietary requirements we would appreciate your recipes.
Attractions and Activities
If you need to exert some energy after lazing around in the hammocks by the pool you can walk down the road to Koi Mecca. This has a Silver Smith shop on site with unique products made from South American silver.
• Kopanong Hotel & Conference Center
• Capricorn Stables
• Grasslands Driving range
• Homestead Dam
• Shopping Malls with cinemas
• Emperors Palace Casino
• Benoni’s various Golf Country Clubs
We look forward to accommodating you.