Lavender Hill Country Estate Guest House in Bethlehem

Lavender Hill Country Estate

Guest House / Conference and Wedding Venue at Bethlehem-Kestell Road, N5 2.5KM From Bethlehem, Free State, South Africa. Show on Map

About Lavender Hill Country Estate

Come and experience classic elegance and romance in a dreamland of roses and lavender, while enjoying the breathtaking views over the Maluti Mountains. Situated just 2.5 km from Bethlehem on route to Clarens, this little piece of heaven, with its tranquil surroundings will become your most favorite little gem.


At Lavender Hill you can enjoy one of 25 individually themed chalets, with subtle touches and fine finishes. Every unit is fully equipped with television, air-conditioning, electrical blanket, a shower and bath, coffee and tea facilities and a huge extra king size bed with feathered down duvets. Royalty has never been this affordable.

You can also enjoy a relaxing afternoon stroll around the estate, with its wide variety of exotic geese, beautiful horses and mother natures’ own unique collection of bird life. You can even take a dip in our heated swimming pool, while sipping one of our perfectly prepared cocktails.


Our fine dining restaurant called Jenka, is offering you the chance to experience a little piece of Morocco. The menu is classic fine dining but the executive chef has interpreted every dish with Contemporary flair and our wine list has a glass for every palate.

At Jenka, we also do birthday parties, anniversaries, engagement parties, small intimate weddings, year end functions, corporate functions and even romantic dinners in our beautiful landscaped garden. With our executive chef, excellent trained staff and divine cuisine, this experience is not to be missed.


Lavender Hill also offers wedding and conference facilities. With a fully equipped conference venue, your business meeting is sure to be a smooth and successful event. Hosting up to 200 guests, this unique venue can accommodate your every need.


Exchanging vows in our Hillsong Chapel, while overlooking the waters of the Saulspoort Dam and embracing the awesome views of the Maluti Mountains, makes your wedding the ultimate experience. Capture the perfect moments in these tranquil surroundings, while your guests are enjoying a treat in our fairy tale like gardens.

Your reception will be handled with care with our very professional team, so that your special day can become a reality. Our food reflects the dedication and fervour that our caterer has put in to make your meal a delightful experience and you will feel like royalty, while your guests are entertained by the enchanting atmosphere that Lavender Hill offers.

Location & Attractions

Lavender Hill lies in the heart of the Eastern Free State. It is conveniently situated just outside Bethlehem and its everyday rush, yet close enough to town for a quick shopping spree. Clarens with its unique character and beautiful scenery is just 30km away. A must visit for anyone. Lavender Hill invites you to come and relax, take a break from the never-ending rush and experience the spirit and beauty of nature.

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In Room / Unit

  • = in all rooms
  • = in some rooms
  • Additional bed / mattress
  • Air-conditioning
  • Area information booklet
  • Bar fridge
  • Bathrobes
  • Bathroom (en-suite)
  • Bathroom towels supplied
  • Bed linen supplied
  • Clock radio
  • Complimentary toiletries
  • Desk
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet connection (wireless)
  • Patio / verandah / balcony
  • Safe for valuables
  • Smoking: not allowed
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Television (with satellite)
  • Wheelchair Friendly

On Site

  • Air-conditioning
  • Business facilities
  • Garden(s)
  • Guest lounge with TV
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Laundry service
  • Parking (off street)
  • Reception (business hours)
  • Security (alarm system)
  • Smoking: in demarcated areas
  • Smoking: none indoors
  • Swimming pool
  • Wheelchair access


  • Air-conditioning
  • Audio-visual equipment
  • Bar
  • Catering (in-house)
  • Chapel
  • Co-ordinator (in-house)
  • Dance floor
  • Decorating
  • Disabled equipped
  • Exhibition space
  • Gazebo
  • Internet connection (wireless)
  • Parking
  • Podium
  • Stage
  • Standard conf. equipment
  • Wheelchair friendly

Food & Drink

  • Bar (fully licenced)
  • Complimentary tea / coffee
  • Restaurant / dining room
  • Room service


  • Free Wi-Fi

Accreditations (as claimed by Lavender Hill Country Estate)

Tourism Grading Council of South Africa (TGCSA)
Featured on Tie The Knot

Price Range
Available on request

Contact: Lavender Hill Country Estate

Tel: +27 (0)58 303-1673
Fax: +27 (0)86 696-3588
Mobile: +27 (0)71 689-5204

Physical Address:
Lavender Hill Country Estate, Bethlehem-Kestell Road, N5 2.5KM From Bethlehem, Free State, South Africa

Quick Facts

GPS location
Latitude: -28.25161111111111
Longitude: 28.355325

Closest airport(s)
Bethlehem Airport - 4km
Bloemfontein Airport - 250km
OR Tambo International - 250km

Children policy
Children of all ages are welcome.

Check-in/out times
Check-in from 14h00
Check-out by 10h00

Listed on
April 2010 - 98 Reviews

Travellers' Reviews

As I am a sales rep I sleep away from home every week and therfore I sleep in quite a few venues accross central SA. Lavender Hill is by far the best...

Rousseau Swart, Bloemfontein Travellers' Rating


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Payment Methods accepted at the establishment

  • Mastercard
  • Visa
  • American Express
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