In the 'hood, Irene as a destination

Find holiday accommodation in Irene to experience the loveliness of South Africa and the hospitality of Gauteng. The little village of Irene (pronounced irenie) is one of the best kept secrets in Gauteng - its poplar, plane and oak-lined avenues, pretty homes, shady almost meadow-like surrounds more than a little out of place here, and such a welcome respite that one is tempted to stay. And its ... cont.

6 Leslie Street, Irene, 0062, Northern Gauteng, Gauteng, South Africa

Directions to Colonial Guest House

From N1 Highway
From the N1 highway take the Botha Avenue off-ramp in Centurion. Follow the signs to Irene and turn right at Alexandra Avenue (first street you can turn right in). After the stop sign, turn left into Queen Street, this is the entrance into Irene, keep straight until the first stop. Turn Left into Stanley Street, and Left again at the T-junction. Continue along the Oval to Colonial Guest House on the left.

From OR Thambo International Airport
From OR Thambo International Airport take the R21 to Pretoria. Turn off at the Nelmapius off-ramp, turn left towards Irene and continue straight until you reach Irene. Turn left into King Street, this is the entrance to Irene, continue on this road and turn right into Queen street. At the second stop, turn right into Stanley street and turn left by the T-junction. Follow the road around the Oval until you’ve reached the Guest House on the Left.

Amenities in the area

  • Internet Café (1 km)
  • Bank and/or ATM (2 km)
  • Grocery Store (2 km)
  • Bars and/or Nightlife (5 km)
  • Car Hire (5 km)
  • Dry Cleaner (5 km)
  • Foreign Exchange (5 km)
  • Laundromat (5 km)
  • Post Office (5 km)
  • Restaurants / Eateries (5 km)
  • Shopping Mall (5 km)
  • Bus Line (25 km)
  • Train Station (25 km)
  • Airport (30 km)


  • Cycling paths
  • Farm activities
  • Galleries / museums
  • Golf course(s)
  • Gym / fitness centre
  • Health spa / massage
  • Mountain bike trails
  • Swimming
  • Theatre (performing arts)
  • Township tours

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