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Why visit Happy Island Waterworld?
The Biggest Wave Pool in Africa
Our two gigantic Wave Pools are the largest in Africa measuring a whopping 20,000m2 with hydraulic mechanisms that generate ocean-like waves at regular intervals. That’s right, not one but two epic wave pools!
Get ready for a spiral slide experience that feels like it might never end. Twist and turn and tumble before you arrive at the landing pool area. Great for all ages.
Kruger National Park
The park was first proclaimed in 1898 as the Sabie Game Reserve by the then president of the Transvaal Republic, Paul Kruger. He first proposed the need to protect the animals of the Lowveld in 1884, but his revolutionary vision took another 12 years to be realised when the area between the Sabie and Crocodile Rivers was set aside for restricted hunting.
The Table Mountain
The Table Mountain Aerial Cableway Company has been providing visitors with a world-class experience since October 4, 1929. The company operates in a National Park and World Heritage Site.The mountain’s magnetism has a way of drawing people in, compelling them to reach the summit. But getting to the top was not always the effortless trip it is today.
BergVenture offers the best views, location, adventure, fun and experience for camps and excursions! Welcome to the youth camp company! Programmes offered range from adventure, leadership and teambuilding – or we adapt to what your requirements are. BergVenture is situated at the foot of the Cathkin Peak, Central Drakensberg, overlooking the Sterkspruit falls. Nature is all around us, an experience to be enjoyed. Our facilities are big and beautiful. Accommodation is offered in dormitory styled rooms, with support staff being housed in private en-suite rooms. All our activities is on our 205ha property, so no need for extra travelling.
Sammy Marks arrived in South Africa with a case of silver knives as his only valuable possession, and became one of the first entrepreneurs, playing a significant role in mining, industrial and agricultural development in the country. – 98 % of the household contents in Sammy Marks Museum originally belonged to the Marks family. – Sammy Marks got an Italian artist to paint the walls of his mansion ‘to look like satin’. The paintings in the billiard room were done on silk and pasted on the ceiling. Zwartkoppies Hall is the Victorian mansion where businessman and entrepreneur Sammy Marks and his family lived from 1885 to 1909, after which it became a weekend retreat. After his death his widow and children inhabited it until the death of the last one in 1978. No members of the family then wished to live at Zwartkoppies permanently – by now an ageing, deteriorating structure. A suitable tenant had to be found. It was offered as old age home, school, army, hotel – without success. In 1980 the National Cultural History and Open-air Museum asked the Marks trust whether it could purchase 40 hectares of Zwartkoppies as a site for an open-air museum. Neill […]
Protea Hotel Emalahleni Witbank is one of the trendiest hotels in Witbank, eMalahleni. Our accommodation is centrally located within an hour’s drive from Pretoria and Johannesburg. If you are looking for some adventure, fun and excitement, look no further. Local attractions and activities in the Witbank area include Tandem Skydiving, Bird-watching, hiking trails, the Witbank Golf club and The Ridge Casino.
Situated in the quiet terrains of Orkney, a town 190 km South West of Johannesburg, and 310 km North East of Kimberly along the N12 Treasure Route, Tarragon Guest House is a 3 star guest house equipped with exclusive facilities which ensures all our guests feel at home upon entering our doors. Tarragon is an up-market guest house, providing the ideal accommodation in the Northwest, for business executives, families and other travelling individuals. This charming guest house provides a friendly and warm atmosphere and we pride ourselves on top-quality services and luxurious facilities. With our dedicated and qualified staff members, the Tarragon team will ensure that your stay in the guest house remains an unforgettable one.
As an incoming tour operator, based in South Africa, specialising in scuba diving safaris and wildlife safaris encompassing the entire coastline and length and breadth of Southern Africa. The “Dive” part of Dive The Big 5 concentrates on the scuba diving activities of the company which include Great White Shark cage diving, “free-diving” with Sand Tigers, Tiger, Bull and Hammerhead Sharks (The Big 5 Sharks), the annual Sardine Run, unique to South Africa, reef diving, wreck diving, and pure tropical, coral reef diving along the coast of South Africa and Mozambique, as well as “live-aboard” diving off the islands of the Bazaruto Archipelago and the Quirimba’s which lie off Pemba in northern Mozambique.
Forever Hotel @ Warmbaths is situated on the lush property of Warmbaths, A Forever Resort a mere two hours from Johannesburg. The 45 roomed hotel offers comfortable single or double hotel rooms with en-suite bathrooms. The hotel also offers 3 executive suites and a wheel chair friendly room.
Nestled above the red cliffs of Kingfisher Bay in Vilanculos, Santorinis’ unfurling view of the archipelago islands and curling mainland in the distance is unsurpassable. Santorini Mozambique is like a small Greek village in the heart of a raw African landscape – a magical combination. Here luxury goes hand in hand with a genuine humility and modesty that produce true richness and sophistication adding a welcoming warmth to its ambiance. The attention to detail in every space and the personal touch delivered throughout your stay is beyond expectation. From the captivating decor and intriguing design within the villas, to the lush landscaped gardens and outstanding food, there is nothing that has been missed. Originally created as a boutique villa, the passion and aspiration exploded beyond this, to create mystical pieces of heaven that fell into place against this dramatic backdrop. The entire estate exudes unpretentious charm.
African Lodge offers affordable four-star and other accommodation in Bloemfontein. We are ideally located offering you easy access to the most important facilities and attractions Bloemfontein has to offer. We are located right opposite the Universitas Hospital and just around the corner from the University of the Free State (UOFS). All our Rooms are stylishly decorated in a true African style, each offering you all the comforts and amenities you would expect from a world class Lodging facility. Our rooms offer en-suite bathrooms and most offer private access to the parking area. Our self-catering family rooms are fully equipped and sleep four people. Each unit offers a double and two single beds. African Lodge can provide lodging for groups of up to 200 people. Amenities include the following: Airconditioning in all our rooms DSTV (Digital Datelite TV) Flatscreen televisions Electric fence for secure on-site parking Bar fridges available on request Tea and coffee making facilities Air purifiers and humidifiers Swimming pool Other services that are available: Laundry and dry cleaning services Faxing Service Car Hire / Shuttle Service can be arranged Exercise facilities (less then 1 km away) Live entertainment (less then 3 km away) Medical facilities (across the road ) Tennis court (less than 2 km) If you wish […]
Protea Hotel Highveld offers the largest rooms in Mpumalanga, Witbank, boasting on average, an amazing 43 square meters per standard room. Our hotel is centrally located near The Highveld Mall, Ridge Casino, Witbank Golf Club and other recreational attractions that cater for guests wanting to explore what Witbank has to offer. This three star hotel is ideal for the discerning businessman, stop overs and leisure stays, with an hour’s drive from Johannesburg and Pretoria. Popular events in the
Hwange National Park is located in the northwest corner of Zimbabwe and is well known for its large herds of elephants which are famous across Africa. With over 100 species of mammals, you are guaranteed to have a once in a lifetime safari experience that will keep you coming back to Hwange, year after year. Guests of The Hide can simply choose to enjoy a sundowner from the lodge deck overlooking the waterhole and witness herds of animals coming down to drink at dusk or you can be a bit more adventurous and get right close up to large herds of elephants and buffalo at the Private Hide, which provides excellent photographic opportunities.
With years of experience and plenty of passion for Africa, Kurt Safari has been introducing guests to the beautiful Kruger National Park for the better part of two decades. Kruger Park drives remain the best way to enjoy a relaxing break and we offer our guests a range of affordable Kruger Park safari packages.
Pearson Park Resort allows for quick and easy access to the majority of activities and attractions in and around Addo and is the perfect gateway to the Garden Route and Sunshine Coast. Recognized as a top holiday destination, the Greater Addo area offers premium game viewing, fishing, beach trails, boating and kayaking. Wonderful climatic conditions abound all year round complementing the magnificent sandy beaches, where one can walk for miles on the edge of the warm Indian Ocean watching the whales and dolphins at play.
Serendipity Luxury Guest House The general location and site specifics of Serendipity was carefully and meticulously selected to satisfy the owners’ ecological and environmental dreams. Serendipity is within the confines of the Garden Route National Park. The Outeniqua Mountain has spectacular poorts and passes. Cape Fynbos, the Afromontane Forests and Southern Cape Wetlands with its UNESCO proclaimed water bird sanctuary, will offer unforgettable views and life-long memories. Read more Serendipity Restaurant Serendipity Fine Dining Restaurant is situated on the banks of the Wilderness Lagoon in the Western Cape Garden Route. You are invited to come and to enjoy an unforgettable, uniquely South African inspired, gourmet experience. Click here to see our current menu Restaurant is open for dinner Monday to Saturday. Closed on Sundays, Good Friday, Xmas and New Year’s day. Read more
Beautiful Cottages and a Wedding Venue set in Nottingham Road on the Midlands Meander. Waterwoods is located along the Midlands Meander route making it convenient for guests to indulge in the Midlands Meander route without travelling great distances. We are also a 10 minute drive from Nottingham Road in Fort Nottingham. Guests can also look forward to peace and quiet in the country without the constant interruption of everyday city life. Our Cottages Our cottages are designed to feel like your home away from home. Nature lovers and shopaholics alike will love the convenient location of Waterwoods. Whether you are looking to get away for one day or several days, Waterwoods is the perfect place for your next getaway. Our Wedding Venue In 2014 we opened our wedding venue and we have already hosted a few weddings. We have a beautiful chapel for your dream ceremony. We can also host your wedding either indoors or outdoors – the choice is entirely yours. The surrounding countryside also provides a beautiful backdrop for your wedding photos. If you’re looking for Affordable Self-Catering Accommodation in Midlands meander and Nottingham Road then the Waterwoods self-catering accommodation really do stand out as the natural choice. […]
Conveniently located just off the N1 on the Garsfontein off-ramp within easy reach of Pretoria CBD, this one-of-a-kind hotel offers a world of fantastic experiences inside and out. 178 luxury rooms provide the perfect chill pad after a big day out. Dig into delicious breakfasts and caffeine creations whipped up by our talented Egg-sperts and Brewristas or enjoy a gourmet burger or pizza from our chic restaurant. Splash out in the Olympic-length swimming pool or get cosy in a private social pod. Pretoria is jam-packed with new and exciting hotspots to explore, including the chic Summit Place Lifestyle Precinct. Take a short stroll to Menlyn Park, Africa’s largest shopping mall or head to the new Menlyn Maine Central Square, where you can take your pick of amazing eateries, coffee shops and salons. Five conference venues and three meeting rooms take your events, functions, workshops and launches to whole new level of sophistication.
The Arminel Hotel & Village, Hogsback, is nestled in the natural setting of the famous Hogsback mountains, with a tarred road leading up to the entrance. Surrounded by some of the Eastern Cape’s most beautiful indigenous forests, snow capped mountains, inspiring waterfalls and colourful gardens. Spend your days walking, hiking or mountain biking through beautiful forests, and your nights beside a crackling fire after a delectable meal in our cosy restaurant. With the option of comfortable hotel accommodation or self catering forest cottages, we have the perfect fit for your next mountain escape.
Perfectly set in a remote and secluded part of the Matusadona National Park located in the heart of Lake Kariba. Boasting nearly 4km of lakeshore frontage, Changa Safari Camp offers a unique and authentic safari experience. There are a varied range of exciting and relaxing activities to choose from including both morning and afternoon game drives, fishing for the famed fighting Tiger fish and stunning game walks on the concession with an experienced and knowledgeable guide.
Accomodation We have eight elegant on suite bedrooms in the main house and a further eight garden rooms in the adjoining new wing. All have period furniture and each room has its own unique character. We have remained true to the ambience of a country home. Some of our rooms have sofa beds and comfortably accommodate children. Most of our bedrooms have balconies, or open into the garden. Weddings The Bend Country House is a unique country venue. We can take no credit for the fact that the setting is unparalleled in the Midlands and never disappoints those of us who are fortunate enough to experience it. Activities Whether you just just to sit and admire the view, walk or try your hand at some fishing…we have something for everyone
Premier Hotel O.R. Tambo is the perfect stop for both business and leisure travellers who are looking for hotels near the airport in Johannesburg. This affordable hotel offers 275 rooms that are modern, contemporary and spacious. While staying with us, guests can enjoy easy access to the city as well as prominent business areas such as Midrand and Sandton. To book a room, contact one of our friendly consultants for more information.
Selkirk House was designed and custom built with luxury, comfort and tranquillity in mind. The elegant and spacious lower lounge, with a fireplace for winter evenings, leads onto the pool deck with its Karoo stone braai area. On the sea side a set of sliding doors leads to a covered terrace where guests can relax and enjoy the views. The upper lounge has a fully stocked bar and a large plasma screen TV, perfect for sports enthusiasts. The sea view patio is furnished with cocktail tables and chairs and comfortable loungers. From the bar lounge a set of stairs leads to the rooftop deck with breathtaking all-round views. On the mountain side of the house there is a library with a PC equipped with all basic programmes as well as internet access. The gently cascading waterfalls on the library patio make it a peaceful place to relax with a book or magazine from our shelves.
Die Ou Pastorie were laid in 1884/5. During this time Skeerpoort was a flourishing farming community, and the parsonage was a building of status with well-built foundations, wooden floors and ceilings as well as sash windows. Architecturally, the “Pastorie” was built in what was later identified as the “ZAR style” with fewer embellishments than the “Victorian Style” – so popular with English colonialists at the time. After more than a hundred years of service as a parsonage, police station and private residence, Die Ou Pastorie is now a sought-after destination restaurant and guesthouse for our more discerning visitor both local or international to Hartbeespoort Dam, the Cradle of Humankind World Heritage Site and the UNESCO Magaliesberg Biosphere Reserve We have eight rooms in our 4-Star Guest House. Enjoy our beautiful gardens and dine with us in the historical homestead and gardens. Restaurant We are open Tuesday to Sunday for Breakfast and Lunch, and Wednesday to Saturday for Dinner. A la Carte menu. booking essential. Music Under the Trees Our music events are hosted on our garden stage “Under the Trees”. Check out our events page to see who is performing next. Shop Visit our deli for our homemade specialty jellies, […]
CONFERENCE ROOMS Seventeen fully equipped conference rooms The Centre offers sixteen fully equipped conference rooms, capable of seating from 5 to 80 people. A number of breakaway rooms are also available for more intimate meetings as well as many comfortable lounge areas for networking in between sessions. All conference room furniture is movable and therefore the rooms can be set to your specifications. Three Boardrooms Three executive boardrooms CONFERENCE PACKAGES The Ubukhosi Suite and Executive Boardroom packages inlude exclusive facilities and butler service Full day conference package Venue – maximum of 9 hours Buffet lunch in the restaurant 3 x Tea/Coffee and snack breaks Filtered Water and mints Paper and pens Parking Equipment: Flip chart, screen, white board, data projector. Technical assistance included during business hours Full day conference package with lunch at venue Venue – maximum of 9 hours Lunch at venue 3 x Tea/Coffee and snacks Filtered Water and mints Paper and pens Parking Equipment: Flip chart, screen, white board, data projector. Technical assistance included during business hours Half day conference package with lunch Venue – maximum of 5 hours Buffet lunch in the restaurant 2 x Tea/Coffee and snack and breaks Filtered Water and mints Paper and […]
Valley Lodge & Spa in Magaliesburg, South Africa is a multi award-winning four-star country hotel surrounded by a nature reserve, interlaced by a pristine river and streams, which provide a home to indigenous vegetation and prolific bird life. Scenically situated on the banks of the Magalies River and just an hour from the cities of Gauteng, Pretoria and Johannesburg, Valley Lodge offers superior accommodation in a majestic, indigenous garden setting. It is an ideal country escape from the city life to reconnect with nature or enjoy a romantic weekend. Its location near the city makes our lodge the perfect choice for conferences, special events, and business meetings. The established retreat’s elegant, well-appointed rooms are complemented by delicious cuisine and warm hospitality. An added advantage for visitors is our hotel’s proximity to major attractions in the historic region of the Cradle of Humankind World Heritage Site and the world-renowned Sterkfontein Caves. The hotel received four Platinum (Accommodation, Dinning, Conferencing & Spa) and one Gold Award (Spa Best Experience), as well as a Floating Trophy for Best Accommodation in the 8th West Rand Tourism Awards for 2015. In 2016 the West Rand placed Valley Lodge on their ‘Wall of Fame’ for the […]
Experience the wonder of the African Bushveld here in Mpumalanga with a visit to the Protea Hotel Kruger Gate. Located along the Sabie River, our rustic and elegant lodge provides all the comforts of home, yet is just 100 meters from the Paul Kruger Gate of Kruger National Park – offering unparalleled access to the area’s legendary natural beauty. Step under the indigenous portico and be transported to a different world – one reminiscent of a tree house, with elevated walkways nestled among native bird habitats. Relax in your air-conditioned room which features marble bathrooms, free Wi-Fi and modern technology. Our two hotel restaurants, Lapa and Kudyela, offer delectable dining in an convivial atmosphere. Be sure to spend time at our year-round outdoor pool or squeeze in a workout at the fitness center. And with the incredible wildlife of Kruger National Park at your doorstep, you have plenty to explore during your stay. We look forward to welcoming you here to Mpumalanga at the Protea Hotel Kruger Gate!
54 on Bath 5 star hotel in rosebank,sandton is a sophisticated home away from home that provides the ideal base for your trip to Rosebank. A total of 75 elegantly decorated rooms are offered, comprising of 60 Deluxe Standard Rooms, 12 Executive Rooms and 3 Luxury Suites. Each en-suite room is fully equipped with a host of facilities to meet your every need – 24-hour room service, DSTV, direct-dial telephones, tea and coffee facilities, mini-bar, WiFi and air-conditioning. Our Luxury Suites meanwhile boast private lounges and spacious en-suite bathrooms. Décor is soft and subtle, with pure white linens set against black, grey, teal and cream for a calming effect. Enjoy fine wining and dining at our popular Level 4 restaurant. Enjoy a workout at the state-of-the-art Fitness Club (Planet Fitness Rosebank); unwind on the outdoor terrace before taking a dip in a sparkling swimming pool. Take advantage of our meeting rooms and boardroom for flexible, efficient conference requirements. Whatever your reasons for visiting this part of Johannesburg, let 54 on Bath make your trip one to remember.
Magnificent mountain facing self-catering cottage bordering the forest in Stormsriver Village, Tsitsikamma Take advantage of our amazing three-bed roomed self-catering house in the heart of Stormsriver Village. This is ideal for a family of four to six or couples wanting a special getaway treat. Here you are surrounded by nature with many exciting outdoor adventure opportunities literally on your doorstep! The spacious open plan lounge offers full DSTV, Bosca fire place, comfortable couches leading onto covered veranda with braai area. Please note that check-in time is 14h30 and check-out time 10h30. Gardner and Cleaning person will be visible on the premises Monday, Wednesday and Friday. For services please arrange in advance at an additional cost of R120.00 per day, excluding Sundays. Accommodates 6 pax/ 3 bedrooms: One of which is ideal for 2 children (bunk bed) One en-suite main bedroom One semi on suite second bedroom Kiddies bedroom- Bunk beds Open plan lounge dining room Fully equipped: DSTV-Lounge and main bedroom Indoor fire place ( initial firewood supplied) Covered braai area (initial firewood supplied) Washing machine/ Dishwasher / Tumble dryer / Iron+ Ironing board/ Hairdryer Extensive kitchen appliances Wi-Fi Covered Veranda Automatic power generator/No power interruptions Security: Well secured-security firm […]
We are here to give you the most amazing X-perience of your life! Given the popularity, you do need to book to guarantee a jump! Please use our online booking facility at www.faceadrenalin.com or call us now on 042-2811458 or 071-1096872 That pretty much sums up why we are doing what we do. How we do that is by keeping everyone safe, treating everyone with respect and helping people have fun! We do all this with a long bungy cord attached to Africa’s largest bridge! The view from Africa’s highest bridge captures all the majesty and tranquility of the Bloukrans River valley. But there is nothing tranquil about throwing yourself more than 200 metres down towards the river below. Recognised as the ‘highest bungee from a bridge’ in the world, Bloukrans Bungy uses pendulum bungee technology to ensure the smoothest, most comfortable bungee jump possible. Jumpers are secured in a full-body harness combined with an ankle connection.
Bhangazi Lodge is a 4 Star bed and breakfast establishment ideally located in St Lucia. The town is surrounded by the iSimangaliso wetland park, the first world heritage site in South Africa. Bhangazi lodge boasts a courtyard with sparkling outdoor pool, large lounge and African art collection giving the guest a true taste of Africa.
Situated 1 ½ hours’ drive from Durban’s King Shaka International Airport, 11 km off the N2 near Port Shepstone, and 22 kilometres from the beach, Oribi Gorge Hotel stands guardian to one of the most phenomenal natural paradises in South Africa. No photograph or video clip does justice to the vast green vistas that embrace you as you wind your way up through Oribi Gorge. When you arrive at the Hotel you are in for another surprise… The friendly faces that greet you are sincere. We genuinely love what we do, so allow us to spoil you Originally a farmhouse on a sugarcane plantation, the main hotel building dates back to the 1890’s. The original farmhouse on the edge of Oribi Gorge was converted into a quaint little hotel, boasting the very essence of old-world hospitality. Although the hotel has undergone major changes in the last decade, some things will never change… You will always be greeted with a heart-warming smile! Under new ownership the hotel has undergone numerous upgrades already with a special new addition coming soon. SO WATCH THIS SPACE ……… With the addition of our new Illy coffee machine we welcome you to pop in and have […]
Spacious accommodation in the Mpumalanga highveld… Fortis Hotel Highveld offers the largest rooms in Mpumalanga, Witbank, boasting on average, an amazing 43 square meters per standard room. Our hotel is centrally located near The Highveld Mall, Ridge Casino, Witbank Golf Club and other recreational attractions that cater for guests wanting to explore what Witbank has to offer. This three star hotel is ideal for the discerning businessman, stop overs and leisure stays, with an hours drive from Johannesburg and Pretoria. Fortis Hotel Highveld comprises of: – 84 stylish, spacious accommodations including twins, queens, 5 executive suites and a family room – 18 hour room service available – In-room dining, available from 6am to 11pm, offers comfort and convenience – Bathroom amenities & hairdryer – Telephone – Safe – Dstv channels – Complimentary guest WiFi BANQUETING & CONFERENCE Perfect for all event needs, Fortis Hotel Highveld provides for: – 3 Conference / event venues with 4 Breakout rooms – Customised packages to suit all budgets – Full-day and half-day conference packages are available – All are equipped with an air-conditioner, data projector, flipcharts, note pads and pens – We cater for all weddings and functions – Cinema style layout – School […]
Utshwayelo Lodge and Camp is the most North Eastern accommodation in South Africa. Kosi Bay in the far North Eastern corner of KwaZulu-Natal forms part of the Greater St. Lucia Wetland Park – the first natural World Heritage Site in South Africa to be accorded this distinction. Kosi Bay epitomises the incredible splendour of untouched Africa at its most pristine, as are its people, resources, ecology and culture. Kosi Bay is a system of an estuary with 4 lakes ranging from freshwater to saline that feed into the ocean. Home page – photo block1 Age old traditions passed down by generations of tribal existence still continue to this day – ancient fishing kraals erected and tendered by the resourceful Tonga people. Kosi Bay has been described as “A wonderful aquarium and the most gorgeous aviary”. Utshwayelo Lodge takes its name from the fish kraal celebrating the traditions and culture of the Tonga people – a community partnership project of skills sharing and a life of purpose. The Tonga tribe ruled by the Tembe family have lived in this area for over 250 years. Since the days of King Shaka they have lived side by side with the Zulu nation. The […]
The Willem Prinsloo Agricultural Museum preserves and presents South African agricultural history in a unique manner. The Museum showcases the history of the development of agriculture in South Africa from the Stone Age until 1945. It has a large collection of farming implements, tractors and animal-drawn vehicles. Visitors will find a historic farmyard (1880-1920) with indigenous domesticated farm animals like Nguni and Afrikaner cattle, Colebrook pigs, Painted Persian sheep and indigenous chickens. By prior booking, visitors can see and experience various demonstrations, including candle-making, cow-milking, roasting of coffee beans and baking of bread. Homemade jams, cookies, soap and Ndebele beadwork can be purchased at the Museum farm stall. There are two house museums and two Ndebele homesteads from different eras. The Museum distils and sells its own mampoer and liqueurs. An annual Mampoer Festival takes place at the end of May each year.
Book your customized self-drive 4×4 vacation with Kalahari 4×4 Hire. In operation since 1990, we know our way around this beautiful part of our country. Travelling is our passion and now our clients and friends can experience the journey for themselves by taking a self-drive 4×4 vehicle into the wilderness. We offer a complete range of camping equipment for our vehicles including cutlery, bedding, fridges, rooftop tents, camping necessities and more. We do deliveries and pick-ups all over South Africa. Upington provides the perfect starting point for many exciting journeys to the various arid national parks in our area. Namibia is on our doorstep with vast, undetected areas to explore. Botswana with all its amazing wildlife is now easily accessible through the Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park. Eat under the stars, sleep over, or simply enjoy the rich heritage. The area is a refuge for lovers of the outdoors, with its vast wildlife, unique flora and picturesque scenery. Please get in touch if you have any questions about any of our tours. Kalahari 4×4 Hire looks forward to assisting you in planning your perfect get-away.
INDABA HOTEL, SPA & CONFERENCE CENTRE YOUR AFRICAN DESTINATION IN JOHANNESBURG Just north of the fast paced business world of Sandton, lies the 258-bedroom Indaba Hotel, Spa & Conference Centre. It’s a compelling blend of business-like efficiency and relaxed country atmosphere within close proximity of the International Airport making the Indaba perfect for groups and leisure travellers. The hotel features 24 multi-purpose conference venues ranging from Executive Boardrooms to large Banquet Venues seating up to 500 people. Indaba boasts 2 world class restaurants; the 300-seater Chief’s Boma Restaurant caters for all tastes with over 120 African-inspired dishes. Well-known for their lavish Breakfast Buffet, the Epsom Terrace Restaurant also boasts an evening Bistro Menu. Take a wander through the 17 hectares of lush bushveld gardens and you’ll find the Mowana Spa – a wellness sanctuary which will revive your senses, rejuvenate your body and soothe your soul. Indaba Hotel is sure to meet all your business and leisure requirements.
This spectacular Hotel offers fun, games and activities for the whole family. Whether you’re in need of a little me-time, travelling for business, planning a big conference or thinking about a family getaway, Forever Hotel @ Badplaas is the ideal destination for every trip or holiday.
From the panoramic views to the peace and quiet that is the midlands, there’s no better place to escape than Brahman Hills. And whether you choose to indulge in a fully catered getaway for a complete break from the daily grind, or you prefer the privacy and independence of a self-catering holiday, we’ve got a variety of accommodation to suit your every need. So whether you’re planning a short weekend break, a week in the country, conferencing with your colleagues or planning a wedding and wondering how to accommodate all your guests, why not let us help plan your country retreat. ABOUT BRAHMAN HILLS The team at Brahman Hills are driven by a commitment to our team members, guests and suppliers driven by behaviour that is defined by certain actions. To share some of these we aim to …. 1. Always show up 2. Make conscious choices 3. Push boundaries whilst listening and believing in our guests and ourselves. 4. Innovate and create whilst striving for excellence and never make excuses. 5. Get over the finish line every time with a commitment to non stop learning. 6. Make people of every generation our priority, whilst focusing on possibilities. 7. Translate […]
The Experience The Karkloof Canopy Tour begins with a detailed safety briefing followed by a ‘Kitting up’ session where full body harness, pulleys and climbing equipment are put on and checked for safety. A short scenic 4×4 drive to the top of the Karkloof valley and it is time to monkey around! From the start on the launch platform a new world unfolds as one gently glides on a steel cable to the first platform. All groups are escorted through the forest canopy by a lead guide and a safety guide to ensure your safety as you slide from tree to tree. The platforms are built high up in the forest canopy and all offer different views of the surrounding forest, a magnificent 20m waterfall, clear sparkling forest stream and across the expansive Karkloof valley far below. Spend a couple of minutes relaxing on the platforms while your guides enthusiastically explain the ecology of the forest – pointing out different trees and the magnificent giant ferns way below. The bird life is incredible. This includes the opportunity of spotting Emerald Cuckoos, Knysna Loeries, a wide variety of raptors and if you are lucky, the elusive Narina Trogon or endangered Cape Parrots. The forest is […]
Located just above the Esplanade the Marine Lodge is conveniently positioned, within walking distance to the coach bus station, supermarkets and restaurants. The 44 recently renovated apartments consist of twin beds and a single bed, sleeping 3 guests. The apartments are equipped with basic appliances. Breakfast is available at the downstairs restaurant. In the evenings after a stroll on the beachfront, feel free to use of the braai area or enjoy the facilities of the adjacent Hotel Osner, including superb restaurant, bar and pool area.
Nestled in the scenic foothills of the uKhahlamba Drakensberg Mountain range, you’ll find Lythwood*, a 4-Star country hotel right on the Midlands Meander. If you are looking for a relaxing all inclusive weekend away or a short midweek break, away from the maddening crowd, Lythwood is where you will experience true “country rest. Country Wedding Venue Your wedding, your big day. You’ve dreamed about how you want your wedding to be, now it’s all happening. You have always wanted a wedding in the country. Out there in the mountains. A place where your special day will be recorded in a series of stunning photos and memories. Big trees, open lawns, beautiful gardens. Forests and rolling hills. A rustic chapel. Fresh air and open spaces. Family and friends close at hand to celebrate with you. Whether it’s a romantic garden ceremony, a Boho forest ceremony or under a Bedouin tent you are dreaming of, we have all the options. Same goes for your reception… under the stars or covered. Lythwood – an award-winning KwaZulu-Natal Midlands wedding venue – will give you all of the above, but with two big differences … Four comprehensive wedding packages, each including various wedding service items relating to your […]