As one of the most established and highly-regarded guesthouses in Harare, Ballantynes Lodge has built up and perfected a broad range of essential services to ensure guests have everything they need, whether for business or leisure. 


A continental breakfast is served daily as well as many delicious cooked meal options according to dietary requirements. Dinner is served as a three-course meal ($30 pp), however, guests may order fewer courses if they wish (2-courses at $22.50 pp or 1-course at $15 pp).


Airport transfers can be arranged at any time for an extra charge of USD40 per transfer of up to three guests. Ballantynes Lodge also offers vehicles for hire, as well as a personal driver or taxi.

Complementary Wi-Fi

As Ballantynes Lodge has been set up with fibre optic cables, guests have access to high-speed internet in rooms and throughout the house at all times.

Spa & Treatments

In need of pampering? Request a treatment from our range of therapies that our experienced beautician will administer. From massages to hot stone therapy, enjoy the treat in the comfort and privacy of your room. 

Events and conferences

Quiet and spacious, Ballantynes Lodge is the perfect venue to host events – from corporate functions to engagement shoots. Please enquire via email.

Baby sitting

Children are most welcome at Ballantynes Lodge. Children under 12 are charged a reduced rate of USD50 per night. We can arrange for one of our lovely child minders to babysit your child; please enquire at reception for availability and cost. 

Home comforts

Guests are expected to treat Ballantynes Lodge as a home away from home, enjoying access to the swimming pool, garden, lounge area and bar. The tea and coffee station is well-stocked at all times, and guests are welcome to help themselves to a cappuccino, espresso, latte or filter coffee throughout the day.


A laundry service is available at an extra charge, and irons and ironing boards are available on request. Better yet, one of our staff members will gladly iron a shirt or jacket on a day when you’re in a rush, at no extra charge.