About Lily Guesthouse
Lily Guesthouse in the northern suburbs of Bloemfontein is situated only 5 km from the N1, halfway between Johannesburg and Cape Town. Take the Kenneth Kaunda Road off-ramp (R700), turn left in Dauphine Street, and enjoy the tranquillity that makes our guests return again and again.
We host a variety of different types of guests, ranging from business people, artisans, holidaymakers, international travelers, artists, families, sports groups and, of course, our loyal guests who return regularly.
We offer a choice of ten spacious en-suite rooms. Each room offers the following:
Bed linen and towels
Kettle with necessities to make yourself some coffee, tea or rooibos
Amenities such as soap, shower gel, shampoo and body lotion
Room 1: Double room (double bed, bath, shower)
Room 2: Twin room (two single beds, bath, shower)
Room 3: Double room (double bed, bath, shower)
Room 4: Double room (double bed, shower)
Room 5: Self-catering family room (double bed, double sleeper couch, shower, electric frying pan, crockery and cutlery for four persons)
Room 6: Self-catering family room (double bed, double sleeper couch, shower, two plate stove with small oven, crockery and cutlery for four persons)
Room 7: Self-catering double room (queen bed, shower, electric frying pan, crockery and cutlery for two persons)
Room 8: Double room (double bed, shower)
Room 9: Twin room (two single beds, shower)
Room 10: Self-catering family room (king bed, two single bunker beds, bath, shower, two plate stove with small oven, crockery and cutlery for four persons)
All rooms may also be booked as single rooms, and family rooms may also be booked as double rooms. The king bed in room 10 can be converted to two single beds. Also the two single beds in rooms 2 and 9 can be converted to a king bed. If requested, we can provide extra beds in some of the rooms. The property is fenced in, with a devils fork fence and a locked gate on the street front, and the undercover parking is not visible from the street, so your vehicle will be safe.
meals and drinks
Our famous Lily farmhouse breakfast and other meals are available on request (not included in accommodation price). For people who like the smell of their own chops sizzling on the grill, we also offer braai facilities. We offer braai packs, cold drinks, juice and water for sale. Relax in the lounge, in the garden, at the braai area or on the stoep, where the sound of the fountain and the song of birds will soothe your soul. During December holidays, weekends and on public holidays no lunch or dinner will be served.
No smoking is allowed inside the building.
Smoking is restricted to the garden.
Activities and Attractions
We are situated near the city centre (±10 minutes), sports stadiums (±15 minutes), airport (±20 minutes), University of the Free State (±15 minutes), wedding venues like Somerton, Olive Ranch, Ilanga, Oubos, etc. (±5 minutes), Naval Hill with Statue of Nelson Mandela, Digital Planetarium and Franklin Nature Reserve (± 5 minutes), Orchid House (±5 minutes), Oliewenhuis Arts Museum, Botanical Gardens (±5 minutes), National Museum (±10 minutes), Womens Memorial (±20 minutes), shopping centres like Northridge Mall, Bays Village, (±5 minutes), Waterfront (±15 minutes), top class restaurants and take-away outlets (±5 minutes), cinemas (±5 minutes), Bayswater Care (±3 minutes), Noorderbloem Retirement Resort (±3 minutes), Klipkerk (±10 minutes), schools like Bloemfontein Secondary and Primary, Brebner, Oranje and CBC.
We take pride in our true hospitality and excellent personal service. Well be glad to help with travel arrangements to and from the airport and other local destinations in Bloemfontein. We can also arrange for day tours in and around Bloemfontein.