Spring has sprung and not only is it a beautiful time for the change of the seasons, but wedding fever is also on the horizon! First Group boasts some of the country’s finest and best-loved properties in some of South Africa’s most sublime locations – choose to celebrate your special day with us… Selborne Golf…… Continue reading First Group’s Best Places to Say ‘I Do’
August is women’s month and at First Group we are celebrating the super-star ladies that run some of the best-loved properties in our portfolio. Learn more about: Jolene Miller Hastings Hall & Mount Sierra Jolene started off from humble beginnings as a receptionist with the Protea Hotels group and quickly progressed to the post of…… Continue reading Sisters are doing it for themselves!
If there were any place to truly embrace the beauty of winter, it would be the KwaZulu-Natal Midlands and the Drakensberg. Though we are fast approaching the end of the year’s coldest season, snow fall is still a possibility in the Underberg area as a last hurrah to the freeze of winter. So, if you…… Continue reading Blissful Berg Beauty
HIT THE BEACH As we head into the last few months of the year and with the weather on the brink of change, you may find yourself in a pickle when it comes to planning your next holiday during this awkward change-of-the-seasons type weather! Well, the answer is simple, all you need to do is…… Continue reading BEACH, BUSH OR BERG?
The area between Heidelberg in the west to the Tsitsikamma Forest and Storms River in the east, is one of the world’s most impressive drives through sprawling wetlands, forested mountains and vast white-sand beaches. It is the site of many adventure activities, cultural experiences and culinary delights – perfect for a restful or energetic break…… Continue reading Do the Garden Route Amble
First Group, formally known as First Resorts, is a leader in the field of Property Management and is a diverse company, passionate about providing the highest levels of management excellence to property developers, hotel owners and leisure properties across South Africa and in the United Kingdom. Recently, First Group underwent an extensive facelift with an…… Continue reading First Group’s Grand Rebrand
Selborne Golf Estate, Hotel and Spa is truly a slice of luxury paradise on the south coast of KwaZulu-Natal. With this being said, we have come up with the top 10 reasons to call in at Selborne, whether it be for a leisurely Sunday lunch or a challenging round on the golfing green. Selborne Golf Estate, Hotel…… Continue reading 10 reasons to visit Selborne Golf Estate, Hotel and Spa
If you have ever been on holiday and found yourself unprepared in any way, you will understand how quickly this can turn your good memories into average ones. KwaZulu-Natal (KZN) may not seem like a region that experiences much of a winter chill, but don’t be fooled! With temperatures that dip below zero during the…… Continue reading Pack Smart For The Winter Chill
Escape the on-coming winter chill and take a trip to the KwaZulu-Natal coast and one of South Africa’s warmest, friendliest and most beautiful cities – Durban. All year round, you can count on at least five sunny days out of seven in this balmy city – but if you do happen to get caught in…… Continue reading Beat the Winter Blues in KwaZulu-Natal