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Ancient Windmill

18 reviews
Guest House
  • Capacity: 19 people
  • Check-in: 14:00 to 20:00
    Check-out: 11:00
  • Address: 179 Lauriston Road, Norton's Home Estates, Benoni, 1509, Gauteng
  • No children under 5
  • From R540 per night (for 2 people)


Welcome to Ancient Windmill, situated in Benoni, and central between Johannesburg and Pretoria. We are a mere 15 kilometres from O.R. Tambo airport and in close proximity to the Kopanong Hotel and Conference Centre.

Our guest house offers 4 rooms, one single and 3 double. Our spacious and comfortable guest house rooms all have private entrances with en-suite bathrooms. All our rooms are spacious with either a king-size or twin beds. The rooms come equipped with a microwave, fridge, work desk, heater and fan, TV with DStv and complimentary tea- and coffee-making facilities. There is Wi-Fi available for your convenience.

Our spacious and comfortable self-catering unit is available for overnight as well as monthly rentals. This unit consists of 2 bedrooms, an open plan dining lounge, kitchen, study and a bathroom with a shower and a bath. It also has a private lapa and a braai. It offers secure, undercover parking, full garden service, 6 DStv channels as well as a weekly linen change and cleaning service.

We have 3 acres of garden with a swimming pool and tennis court.

We have a fully equipped Conference Centre that can seat approximately 40 people. With it’s own entrance, bathrooms and kitchen, it also has an indoor braai for those whom is wanting to open the sliding doors onto the pool area and end their conference with a relaxed braai. Lunches are prepared by professional caterers and is served as floating or formal sit down meals.

In the courtyard we have an enclosed lapa with a fully fitted kitchen, with a coal stove ambiance which is ideal for a group of 10-12 people seated and ideal for a breakfast meeting.

We can accommodate for team-building and film and photo shoots. We offer 2 conference venue to choose from, 2 lounges and a kitchen lapa with coal stove for business breakfasts, or enquire about our surprise in a box for stork parties, kitchen teas or high teas. We have been the home for Cabin Crew Training for the past 4 years, and thus offer 2 training centres to choose from. Our quiet testing locations and distraction-free rooms makes perfect exam rooms.

If peace and quiet is what you are after, you found it, with the added advantage of being close to shopping malls and other amenities. We would be happy to quote, accommodate and tailor make your specific needs.


Swimming Pool
Braai Area
Pets by Arrangement
Secure Parking
Free Wifi
Conferencing Facilities


  • Airport Transfers By Arrangement
  • Babysitting By Arrangement
  • Swimming Pool
  • Braai Area
  • Games Room
  • Guest Lounge
  • Kitchen Facilities
  • Laundry Service
  • No Smoking Indoors
  • Malaria Free
  • Pets by Arrangement
  • Satellite TV
  • Self Catering
  • Serviced Daily
  • Free Wifi
  • Conferencing Facilities
  • WiFi

Activities Onsite

  • Swimming
  • Tennis

Activities Nearby

  • Horse Riding
  • Fishing
  • Bird Watching
  • Cycling
  • Swimming
  • Tennis

Languages Spoken

  • Afrikaans
  • English
  • Zulu

Meal Types Offered

  • Room Service
  • Breakfast
  • Dinner
  • Dinner By Arrangement
  • Lunch
  • Teas
  • Meals By Arrangement

Conferencing Facilities

  • Air Conditioned
  • Break Away Rooms
  • DVD Player
  • Flip Charts
  • Whiteboards
  • Office Facilities
  • Internet
  • Television
  • Venue Up To 50 Delegates

Parking Facilities

  • Secure Parking
  • Behind Remote Gate
  • Covered Parking
  • Off Street Parking

Payments Accepted Onsite

  • Cash
  • Electronic Bank Transfer

Review Summary

4.2 out of 5from 18 reviews for Ancient Windmill
Value for money


  • 179 Lauriston Road, Norton's Home Estates, Benoni, 1509, Gauteng
  • Guests think Ancient Windmill is in a very good location
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per night (for 2 people)
From R540
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  • Capacity: 19 people
  • Check-in: 14:00 to 20:00
    Check-out: 11:00
  • Address: 179 Lauriston Road, Norton's Home Estates, Benoni, 1509, Gauteng
  • No children under 5 From R540  per night (for 2 people) 18 5 1 5 179 Lauriston Road Norton's Home Estates 1509 Gauteng 0860 022 102 14:00-20:00 11:00 -26.117150265745 28.320541020832
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