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Retreat Accommodation Guide

Sometimes you want to get away. Right away. With our pick of elegant and rustic retreats you can do just that, in a setting away from noise and bustle.

Stroll through the orchards of Greyton, swing in a hammock near the Blyde River Canyon or have a quiet wedding on a sheep farm in the Karoo. Choose to be pampered with meals or be left alone to...

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Khaya Ndlovu Manor House

Hoedspruit
4 Bedrooms and 1 Honeymoon Room
PPS from R 2,255

A mere 45-minute flight from Johannesburg, Khaya Ndlovu is Sepedi for ‘Home of the Elephant’, where these and Africa’s big game roam the 15 000 ha Blue Canyon Conservancy at...


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De Oude Kraal Country Estate & Spa

Bloemfontein
11 Luxury Garden Rooms. 6 self-cater Farm Rooms
PPS from R 575

Genuine South African hospitality on this 5th generation 1885 Free State merino sheep farm, where Gerhard and Marie offer luxury accommodation, country spa and gourmet cuisine...


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Spion Kop Lodge (Spioenkop Lodge)

Spioenkop
8 Bedrooms
PPS from R 2,170

Spion Kop Lodge offers warm hospitality in the Battlefields and Drakensberg Region of KwaZulu-Natal, set in indigenous tranquil grounds on an eco farm. The perfect place from...


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Blyde Mountain Country House

Blyde River Canyon
15 bedroooms & cottages, Self-Catering Options
PPS from R 690

The Drakensberg mountains rise magnificently, forming the lip of the Blyde River Canyon, just past Blyde Mountain's garden. Blyde Mountain's thatched buildings are tucked away...


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umSisi House

White River
Luxury exclusive-use Country House. Catered or self-catering
PPS from R 460
Includes Room only
Special Deal

umSisi House invites you to make yourself "At Home in Africa", where Classic English meets contemporary African chic. Strategically located between the town of White River and...


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Die Gat Country House

De Rust
3 Suites, 1 Ox-Wagon, 1 Bedroom and 1 Luxury Honeymoon Cottage
PPS from R 510

A fourth generation family home in the tranquil valley of Middleplaas, 7 km from the spectacular Meiringspoort Pass near the delightful hamlet of De Rust in the Western Cape....


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Lentelus Farm

Barrydale
1 Garden Room and 1 Orchard Cottage Suite

Travel along scenic R62 to Lentelus Farm near Barrydale in the tranquil Tradouw valley, passing lush valleys, wheatfields and fynbos. Stay on a fruit and wine farm where two...


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Reilly's Rock Hilltop Lodge

Mlilwane Reserve
6 bedrooms
PPS from R 1,120

In the heart of the Mlilwane Wildlife Sanctuary close to Mbabane in Swaziland, Reilly’s Rock Hilltop Lodge is an historic Colonial homestead providing a comfortable base for...


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Skeiding Guest Farm

Heidelberg - WC
2 Bedrooms and 6 Cottages, Self-Catering Options
PPS from R 480

A warm welcome awaits at Skeiding Guest Farm, a 1200-hectare ostrich, grain and sheep farm between Swellendam and Heidelberg, 7 km off the N2 in the Western Cape. Easy access...


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De Denne Country Guest House

Oudtshoorn
4 Bedrooms and 6 Cottages, Self-Catering Options
PPS from R 705

De Denne gives you tranquillity, spectacular views and soul touching moments. Sunsets you'll never find elsewhere and hospitality to make you feel at home. Our accommodation...


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Ematjeni Guest House

Kingdom of Swaziland
3 Bedrooms and 3 Executive Rooms
PPS from R 850

Perched on the edge of a mountain with breathtaking views across a scenic valley to the great Sibebe Rock, the largest granite outcrop in the world and home to the rare black...


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Fordoun Hotel and Spa

Nottingham Road
17 Bedrooms, 5 Open-plan Suites, 8 self-contained Family Cottages
PPS from R 1,040

In the rolling hills of Nottingham Road in the KZN Midlands, Fordoun was created with the goal that every guest should leave feeling uplifted, positive and relieved of stress. ...


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Plumbago Guest House

Hazyview
3 Garden Cottages
PPS from R 1,050

Plumbago Guest House is on the R40, between Hazyview and White River in Mpumalanga. At the end of a bougainvillea-lined driveway you will find Plumbago, as pretty as the flower...


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Rouxwil Country House

Greyton
5 Garden Rooms and 1 Suite
PPS from R 895

Rouxwil Country House, near Greyton and Caledon is set amongst wheatfields, orchards and majestic mountains. Unwind in comfort in luxury garden rooms with breathtaking views of...


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Hog Hollow Country Lodge and Villa

The Crags
16 Suites - fireplaces in most, except family rooms.
PPS from R 1,840

“If you can spend a perfectly useless afternoon in a perfectly useless manner, you have learned how to live.” - Lin Yutang (1895–1976). Just 18km from Plettenberg Bay lies a...


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Oue Werf

Schoemanshoek
12 Garden Rooms
PPS from R 580

Oue Werf, circa 1857, is on a working farm in the peaceful Schoemanshoek Valley in the Western Cape, 12 km from Oudtshoorn and 15 km from the Cango Caves. Each bedroom offers...


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Test Establishment

Aberdeen
6 Luxury Rooms and 1 Cottage
PPS from R 375

The country road winds past vineyards and orchards to Klippe Rivier, a magnificent tranquil Cape Dutch Country House, circa 1820, on the outskirts of historic Swellendam, two...


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Falcons View Manor

Knysna
10 Rooms
PPS from R 595
Includes Bed & Breakfast

This Victorian landmark property is one of Knysna’s historic buildings, built in 1894 on Thesen Hill, high above the Knysna Lagoon. Today, a more contemporary style has been...


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Dusk to Dawn

Piet Retief
2 Rooms, 4 Cottages and 1 Family Unit. Self-Catering Options. 1 Wheelchair-friendly room.
PPS from R 760

Dusk to Dawn Guest House and Farm is located 35 km from Piet Retief in Mpumalanga and offers a warm welcome, real country hospitality and generous breakfasts. Set on an...


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Idle and Wild

Hazyview
5 Rondavels and 1 Family Cottage, Self-Catering Options
PPS from R 530

Idle & Wild Guest House and Cottages is located between Hazyview and Sabie in Mpumalanga on the R536. At Idle & Wild you can listen to the fish eagles calling as you unwind in...


Grande Provence Heritage Wine Estate
Grande Provence Estate wears her 300-year history with...

Red Dune Route
The Kalahari Red Dune Route forms part of the Green...

Volunteer Africa 32° South
International volunteers are placed into high need...

Knysna Living Local
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Wellington Museum, Paarl Museum & Ouma Granny's
The Wellington Museum offers an exceptional Egyptian...

Retreat Accommodation Guide

Sometimes you want to get away. Right away. With our pick of elegant and rustic retreats you can do just that, in a setting away from noise and bustle.

Stroll through the orchards of Greyton, swing in a hammock near the Blyde River Canyon or have a quiet wedding on a sheep farm in the Karoo. Choose to be pampered with meals or be left alone to make your own. After days of waking up in your hideaway to birdsong, emerald hills and a hearty South African breakfast, you may never go home.