Visit with us this festive season to enjoy the family & fun-filled getaway, that you deserve!
With the festive season in sight, it’s time for us all to exhale, take a moment, and embrace the things that truly matter – family and friends. With the school holiday season extended, if you haven’t already booked with us, we have additional accommodation available during January 2021. We’ve scoured our thousands of properties to offer you the quality holiday options that you and your loved ones, deserve!
As always, your safety is our number one priority. All our protocols have been informed by both government policy, and industry best-practice standards, and our properties are fully-equipped with all necessary safety measures, including rigorous health screening, gloved and masked staff, social distancing imperatives, organic health passages and sterilizing foggers.
Please check out the link for a comprehensive listing of our safety protocols.
MIDLANDS SADDLE & TROUT – Mooi River, KZN
This picturesque resort is the very best of ‘country living’, offering endless opportunity to appreciate all the attractions the Midlands Meander has to offer. Experience the area’s natural beauty with our guided horse-riding tours or watch as the kids delight in our pony rides, jungle gym and nearby animal farm.
Enjoy our manicured swimming pool, adventure golf, bowls and tennis courts, or take a relaxing bicycle ride through the countryside. Play a brisk round or two at the easily accessible Mashie Golf Course, before rejuvenating with some much-needed pampering at the onsite La Vita Wellness Spa.
Enjoy our braai area or restaurant – 29 Degrees South – and cap your evenings off with a roaring bonfire under the African night sky. Get out onto our beautiful, well-stocked dam for some action-packed trout fishing. Enjoy nearby activities – zip-line through the forest canopy tours or delight yourself at the Piggly Wiggly Farm stall. This beautiful resort is 25 minutes from the ever-popular Nottingham Road, filled with loads of fun activities, quaint shopping experiences and local restaurants.
HOLE IN THE WALL – Coffee Bay, Eastern Cape
Hole in the Wall Hotel and Holiday Village offers access to some of the most gorgeous scenery in South Africa, set in the heart of the untamed Wild Coast. Escape from the stress of city and suburban life, and return to a simpler, more relaxed time. Visit with us and enjoy the innate peacefulness of this remote resort, allowing unmatched birding, nature walks, hiking trails and undisturbed, world class fishing. The beach and natural bay are directly adjacent to the resort, perfectly complimented by the kiddie’s playground, swimming pool, bar, boma, driving range, braai area, restaurant and wellness spa.
This Christmas, Hole in The Wall is the perfect destination for a relaxing escape and an excellent base from which to explore the pristine Wild Coast.
THE PALACE – Durban North Beach, KZN
The Palace All-Suite is undoubtedly one of Durban’s jewels, occupying pride of place along Durban’s famed Golden Mile. Visit with us this Christmas and take in the opulent setting, unmatched weather and friendly Durban hospitality.
Whether the goal is a romantic weekend getaway, or a fun-filled family holiday, The Palace offers all the amenities you expect, including a manicured swimming pool, braai area, sun lounge and wellness spa, as well as a sauna, restaurant and coffee shop, and a funky photo hotspot for those Instagram-ready pics.
The Palace All-Suite offers easy access to Durban’s most popular tourist attractions, such as uShaka Marine World, Moses Mabhida Stadium, the Moses Mabhida Stadium Big Rush and Big Swing, Umgeni River Bird Park, the Durban Beachfront, the iHeart Market, the SunCoast Complex, Wilson’s Wharf, the ever popular Ricksha Bus tour and the Holiday Express Adventure Train.
HASTINGS HALL – Gardens, Western Cape
This Christmas, enjoy a quintessentially ‘Cape Town’ getaway with a visit to Hastings Hall.
With its central location, Hastings Hall is the perfect locus for your Cape adventure, featuring easy access to the Kirstenbosch Botanical Gardens, the V&A Waterfront, the Castle of Good Hope, the Camps Bay Beach, Robben Island, Boulders Beach and the Table Mountain Cable Car, as well as being right in the middle of Cape Town’s famed nightlife.
Relax in our manicured grounds or browse local bookshops and antique stores and make a stop at one of the delightful sidewalk cafes for some people-watching. Further afield, you can enjoy all manner of sporting activities such as hiking, biking and canoeing, or simply meander through the famed Cape Winelands vineyards. Comfortably furnished, secure and central, Hastings Hall is the accommodation of choice for those wishing to lap up the Cape Town tourist experience.
SELBORNE GOLF ESTATE, HOTEL AND SPA. – Pennington, KZN
The Selborne Golf Estate Christmas ‘experience’? Curated peace and quiet, undisturbed tranquility and sophisticated, ‘olde world’ charm.
Visit with Selborne Golf Estate this Christmas and escape the inevitable, suburban holiday hustle and bustle. Welcome to an exclusive community featuring a great restaurant, manicured grounds, well-stocked bar and wine cellar, comfortable lounge area, sauna and swimming pool, easy access to several world class golf courses, the nearby Croc-World Conservation Centre and Vernon Crookes Nature Reserve, as well as Pennington’s selection of pristine beaches.
After an afternoon spent on the fairways or exploring the quaint local museums and shops, enjoy pure, unadulterated indulgence at our wellness spa, offering a comprehensive range of treatments.
MOUNT SIERRA – Gardens, Western Cape
Summer along the Western Cape is as close to paradise as holiday makers will find, and Mount Sierra, tucked away in the shadow of the magnificent Table Mountain, is your affordable, quality Cape Town holiday destination.
Why not spend a few days or weeks exploring the Mother City from your comfortable Mount Sierra staging point, featuring a beautiful swimming pool, manicured lawns, communal braai area and
on-site wellness centre?
Mount Sierra is guaranteed to provide the service, amenities and appropriately gorgeous backdrop for your Christmas holiday, as well as easy access to Cape Town’s many entertainment options and tourist attractions such as Kirstenbosch Botanical Gardens, the V&A Waterfront, the Castle of Good Hope, Camps Bay and Boulders beach, Robben Island and Table Mountain cable car tours.
OCEANIC – Durban North Beach, KZN
The aptly named Oceanic enjoys pride of place along Durban’s famed Golden Mile, situated within easy walking distance of pristine beaches, impossibly clear skies and frothing, foaming surf.
Located in the heart of Durban city, the luxurious, fully-equipped and serviced apartments offer all the amenities needed to ensure a comfortable stay, including delicious cuisine from La Vita restaurant, games room, sauna and onsite pool and Jacuzzi, as well as a communal braai area to delight all you carnivores out there.
Visit with us this holiday and plug into Durban’s incredible December energy and nightlife, while enjoying easy access to uShaka Marine World, Moses Mabhida Stadium, Umgeni River Bird Park, the iHeart Market, the Suncoast complex, Wilson’s Wharf, Rickshaw Bus Tours and the Holiday express Adventure Train.
The sun’s out, and December’s around the corner. What are you waiting for? It’s time to reconnect with family, friends and loved ones this festive season, and ensure you create the magical and lasting memories, that you deserve.
Secure your amazing, much-needed holiday, today. Please check our website for even more incredible holiday options, deals and choices!
Blog Author: Takudzwa Makoni