Castello di Monte

South Africa

Castello Di Monte is a majestic Five Star Guest House situated in the affluent suburb Waterkloof Ridge in Pretoria. The Tuscan style estate portrays pure luxury and elegance. Situated on the hillside, its massive rustic copper gates open to allow you to step into a taste of Tuscany amongst banks of olive trees and lavender. If you linger on the terrace, the sweeping views of Pretoria will snatch your breath away.

If luxury is in the detail, then a stay at Castello di Monte is filled with pure indulgence whether you are walking the dramatic stairways made of the finest granite or feasting on the elegant art that adorns our walls you will be pressed to find more extravagant surroundings. Be it for a corporate meeting or a romantic getaway on our Juliet balcony, Castello di Monte offers the perfect setting.

When it is time to retire, you will be spoiled for choice. There are a total of 9 luxuriously appointed and individually decorated en suite rooms. Will it be our presidential suite complete with a grand fireplace and a four post bed or our honeymoon suite decorated with hand-painted murals or our freshly made classic rooms fit for royalty, a sumptuous night is ensured.

Castello di Monte’s sixteenth-century splendor is complemented by every modern amenity. From jacuzzis and jet showers right down to underfloor heating, air-conditioning and the creature comforts of tea, coffee, and local papers, at Castello di Monte your every whim is catered for.

Experience the satisfaction of true luxury and service in the Castello di Monte’s main dining room. Under a beautiful painted ceiling, guests can sample the finest cuisine, always accompanied by the best wines. The chef prepares the guests own private menu to delight their palate. Formal or informal, your meals are always freshly prepared and delicious.

The terrace at the Castello di Monte has a breathtaking view of the magnificent garden, the perfect setting to enjoy a sundowner. The panoramic deck on the top floor of the villa offers you, the guest a 360-degree view of Pretoria, this is ideal for that private engagement celebration, or to enjoy a delectable dinner.

Other features and luxuries at Castello di Monte include a reading room, sauna and steam shower, Roman swimming pool, outdoor chess set. Two golf courses are within easy access (3km radius).