Game lodge / Weekend Breaks Port Elizabeth in Addo Elephant National Park, Greater Addo game lodges, Eastern Cape game lodges, South Africa game lodges
Set on a 14 000-hectare private concession within the malaria-free Addo Elephant National Park, River Bend is family friendly and a mere 45-minute drive from Port Elizabeth. Home to the Big Five, River Bend is renowned for its unique viewing opportunities of elephants and includes a checklist of over 300 birds. Big 5, RiverBend is renowned for its unique viewing opportunities of elephants and includes a checklist of over 430 birds.
Guest house / Weekend Breaks Cape Town in Sandbaai, Hermanus guest houses, Overberg Winelands guest houses, Cape Overberg guest houses
Schulphoek is situated on a beautiful quiet bay with spectacular sea views, the perfect whale watching spot in season, 5 km from Hermanus. Stylish spacious bedrooms, some more luxurious, have sea or garden views. The dining room with an uninterrupted sea view is staffed with a chef, and offers an evening gourmet menu du jour, delectable seafood and venison dishes, freshly picked herbs and vegetables and over 12 000 bottles of regional wine. Diners Club International Platinum Cellar Award and Wine list Award.
Country house / Guest house in Knysna, Garden Route country houses, Western Cape country houses, South Africa country houses
Basking in the beguiling tranquillity of Knysna’s lagoon lies Belvidere Manor, one of South Africa’s most romantic, and most relaxed getaways. Colonial-style cottages are set in colourful parklike gardens, each offering a wide verandah, an airy living room with comfortable sofas, fireplace, TV, DVD player and WiFi, kitchen and one, two or three en-suite double bedrooms.
Wellness spa accommodation / Country house in Modimolle (Nylstroom), Waterberg, Limpopo, South Africa wellness spa
Leeuwenhof is a small romantic Country Lodge in the Waterberg mountains. A timeless tranquillity emanates from the exuberance of birdsong, mature trees and the presence of red hartebeest and zebra grazing nearby. Each of the bedrooms has air-conditioning, a garden entrance and the comforts of pure cotton linen and a choice of pillows.
Game lodge / Kiddie friendly accommodation in Pongola, Northern KwaZulu-Natal, Zululand and Elephant Coast game lodges, South Africa game lodges
From its commanding position on Pakamisa Mountain, Pakamisa Private Game Reserve offers panoramic views over the malaria-free 2 500-hectare private bushveld estate. Colonial Spanish style buildings with a collection of African art. Spacious and luxury bedrooms have sitting areas and each has a private balcony with sweeping views.
Guest house / Boutique hotel in Claremont, Southern Suburbs, Cape Town guest houses, Western Cape guest houses
Acquired by the Barrow family in 2005, The Andros has undergone an impressive restoration into one of Cape Town’s most elegant Grande dames. A warm, friendly welcome awaits new and returning guests to this gracious Cape Dutch, Herbert Baker designed homestead, dating from the early 1900’s and set in over an acre of park like gardens.
Wellness spa accommodation / Country house in Addo, Eastern Cape, South Africa wellness spa
Set amongst peaceful citrus orchards, this luxury Boutique Country House and Spa in Addo is the ideal base from which to explore the adjacent malaria-free Addo Elephant Park and nearby game reserves such as Schotia, Amakhala, Pumba and Elephant Back Safaris.
Country house / Weekend Breaks Johannesburg in Magaliesburg, Gauteng, South Africa country houses
De Hoek Country House lies in a serene country setting in the Magaliesburg area - an hour’s drive from Johannesburg and Pretoria. The hotel, a masterpiece of Sandstone, is tastefully and classically decorated, with careful attention to detail.
Country house / Guest house in Swellendam area, Route 62 country houses, Cape Overberg country houses, Western Cape country houses
A handsome 1802 Cape Dutch National Monument on a tranquil estate in Swellendam’s historic quarter. Secluded garden cottages and suites are decorated with a blend of contemporary and sophisticated country style, all set in lush indigenous gardens.
Pampering accommodation in Oudtshoorn, Klein Karoo, Route 62, Western Cape pampering
Rosenhof Country House is situated on the outskirts of Oudtshoorn en route to the Cango Caves and Ostrich Farms. The carefully renovated homestead (Circa 1852), with its yellowwood beams and ceilings and a tasteful collection of antique furniture, exudes an aura of authenticity.