Willy's Chateau is situated in the historic suburb of Kensington. This is to the east of Johannesburg. Willy's Chateau is ideal for both tourist on South African safari tours and business travelers. This 3 star hotel in Johannesburg is just off the main highway. The highway links Oliver Tambo International Airport to the Johannesburg Central Business District.
Willy's Chateau is not far from the Sandton and East Rand business districts. This 3 star hotel in Johannesburg is convenient for travelers going to the Kruger National Park. Guests can also access Durban or Cape Town by road.
Sporting Venues Near Willy's Chateau
There are numerous sporting stadiums near this 3 star hotel in Johannesburg. It is therefore a place for those interested in sport. This is whether you are participating or a spectator. The sport facilities include Ellis Park, Johannesburg Stadium, Standard Bank Arena, Wanderers, etc. Golf courses nearby include Observatory, Glendower, Royal Johannesburg and Kensington. There is also the Killarney Golf Club among others. For the really energetic, there is a Virgin Active Health Club just minutes away from Willy's Chateau.
For the shopaholics, Eastgate is one of the largest shopping malls in South Africa. There is also newly-renovated Bedford Centre. These two facilities are just around the corner. There is also the ethnic flea market at Bruma Lake. This is without forgetting the arty antiques and crafts mecca of Queen Street.
Great food and relaxing comfort
When you come home, there is the cozy atmosphere of the Legere Stube to relax in. This is a place to eat, drink, relax, and enjoy warm hospitality.
Accommodation at Willy's Chateau
Willy's Chateau offers a range of comfortable, private, en suite rooms. All the rooms at this 3 star hotel in Johannesburg are furnished to the highest standards. This is to ensure that your stay is a totally enjoyable experience. The Hamburg Suite is available as a Bed and Breakfast or a self-catering unit. The latest addition to Willy's Chateau is the Berlin. This is is a very comfortable twin-bedded unit. Connected to the Hamburg Suite, the two together would make an ideal family unit. Lalakahle, under thatch, are Bed and Breakfast units only.
The cottage, Le Chalet is built overlooking the pool area. It is a very versatile unit and can be occupied by up to four people. Its two units, Le Chalet Gourmet and Le Chalet Petit have double inter-leading doors. They will allow you to be together, should you wish and can be converted to separate units. Le Chalet Petit is offered separately as a bed and breakfast unit only. On the other hand Le Chalet Gourmet is available as a self-catering unit or as a bed and breakfast unit. When combined, they become a very luxurious one-bedroom suite with two separate bathrooms. Each comprises of shower, bath and toilet. The chalets have lounge and open plan kitchen. As described above, an additional person can use the lounge in the Le Gourmet section. This can act as an extra sleeping space, but without the couch. All units have tea/coffee-making facilities, whether self-catering or not. They also feature radio, satellite TV, telephone and Internet.
Cold platters can be made available in rooms by prior arrangement. Special meals will be prepared on request. Breakfast is available to all Self Catering Unit guests by prior arrangement. This is served in the Legere Stube, or on the terrace.
Cancellation / Prepayment
PAYMENT & RESERVATIONS POLICY
Reservation and confirmation of a room at Willy's Chateau has requirements. Clients are required to pay 50% down payment for the requested services. The balance will be required at least 14 days prior to your date of arrival.
African Safari Tour will hold a reservation for up to seven days at a client's request. This is to allow the client time to send a deposit payment. This is if Willy's Chateau booking are over a month prior to the service. This must be received before we can confirm your booking. If confirmation is not received within the seven days all blocked rooms at Willy's Chateau will be automatically released for re-sale. The full amount of the service must be made within 14 days of date of arrival at Willy's Chateau. As for bookings within a month of service, full payment shall be requested for. This will be required before confirmation of Willy's Chateau is undertaken.
All cancellations must be received in writing. This will take effect from the date received by African Safari Tour. The following cancellation charges will apply.
More than 56 days before departure: No cancellation fee
56-49 days before departure: 25%
48-29 days before departure: 35%
28-0 days before departure: 100%
The non-issuing of an invoice or non-payment of deposit will not exempt passengers from these cancellation and administration fees. We regret we can make no exception to the charges and strongly recommend that insurance is taken out to cover cancellation fees. These cancellation charges can vary subject to the trading terms of our suppliers.
Children and extra beds
Children older than 2 years are welcome at Willy's Chateau. One child from 2 to 11.9 years is charged 50 % of the room stay per night and person in an extra bed.
The maximum number of extra beds for children in a room is 2.
Any type of extra bed or child's cot/crib is upon request and needs to be confirmed by management.
Supplements are not calculated automatically in the total costs and will have to be paid for separately during your stay.
Accepted credit cards
Visa Card, MasterCard, American Express