Nestling in the historic village of Irene, Irene Country Lodge is centrally situated between Johannesburg and Pretoria and is just 20 minutes from JHB International Airport.
A haven of peace and tranquility in the hub of South Africa's economic heartland, Irene Country Lodge offers superior accommodation in 49 luxury bedrooms, each of which opens onto a patio overlooking the adjoining farm and the crystal blue swimming pool. All en suite rooms have been gracefully designed in variations of English Country Manor style. The rooms epitomize good taste with stately wooden furniture and rich fabrics. All facing onto the lake, combined with modern day creature comforts such as 16-hour room service, direct telephone dialing, Guestlink and DSTV satellite television. This is an unmatched environment, where one finds oneself surrounded by many species of birds, and not forgetting the herds of cows.
Restore body and mind by exploring the Hennops River hiking trail or the variety of wildlife in the Zwartskops Nature Reserve. The Irene area offers excellent golfing opportunities, with two adjacent 18 hole golf courses, and is in close proximity to the Centurion Cricket Stadium where international cricket matches are regularly hosted.
Other activities in the area include tennis, squash and a gymnasium. There are also an abundance of Shopping centers close by.
The Meadow Green Restaurant boasts exquisite culinary creations carefully prepared by some of the country's finest chefs with buffet lunches available on Sundays.
Lakeside Country Kitchen serves an a la carte light meal and snack menu available, with buffet lunches on Saturdays and Sundays.
After lunch guests can enjoy a leisurely stroll down one of the country lanes and return to a traditional afternoon tea at the lakeside or Gazebo. Sundowners at the pool gazebo, bathed in gentle sunlight, lend a tranquil touch to the already magical surroundings.
Combining old-world charm with superb modern convenience, Irene Country Lodge is the ideal conference venue with the latest conference facilities, excellent service and unsurpassed luxury.
Standard conference equipment such as data projector, screen, overhead projector, flipchart and whiteboard are included in all packages. Load shedding (power cuts) will not interrupt your conference, as Irene Country Lodge has a back up generator.
Irene Country Lodge is also a lovely wedding venue. All bridal couples holding their wedding at Irene Country Lodge in 2008 can enter a competition, and the two winners will be announced during the course of the year, one in June and one in December. The prize includes a Romantic Breakaway for two people over a weekend, inclusive of a private candle lit dinner on your patio or in your bedroom, as well as a massage on the Saturday.