Luxury lodge accommodation | Arendsrus Country Lodge | George, Western Cape, South Africa

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It isn’t surprising that Arendsrus Country Lodge is described as a gem in the Western Cape. It is indeed a rare find and offers sheer luxury and comfort. The scenery itself and the views of the Outeniqua Mountains is therapeutic in itself. All that is left for you when you find yourself in this most exquisite part of South Africa is to book yourself in and find out for yourself about how wonderful it it.
There is a forest where you can have peaceful walks or have a picnic – you’ll be enthralled with the birdlife. With such beauty, Arendsrus Country Lodge is also used as a sought after wedding venue.

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What’s on offer at Arendsrus Country Lodge:

  • 5 beautiful double en-suite rooms with Egyptian cotton sheets
  • honeymoon accommodation
  • a self-catering cottage
  • tea and coffee making facilities
  • satellite TV
  • wifi
  • telephones, clock radio, ceiling fans, heating
  • hairdryer
  • breakfast included in your overnight stay
  • swimming pool with braai facilities
  • restaurant caters for breakfast, lunch and dinner

Small wonder that this wonderful getaway venue has received numerous best destination awards, and you’ll agree they’re well earned.
Contact Details:

Koesterbos Road
Western Cape
South Africa

Tel: 060 962 6869 (Lodge)


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Self catering accommodation | Die Malvahuisie | De Rust, Little Karoo, Western Cape, South Africa

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The beautiful Malvahuisie is magnificently situated in De Rust, a village at the foot of the Swartberg Mountains in the Western Cape. If you’re on your way down to George or to Cape Town, you’ll certainly want to stop over at Die Malvahuise, and who knows, surrounded by such beauty, you may want to stay far longer.

People who have stayed at Die Malvahuisie B+B love that it is so clean and comfy and so beautifully situated. In fact, the main part of the establishment dates back to 1897,providing one with a nostalgic feeling. The establishment offers different kinds of accommodation – from self catering to room only accommodation and bed and breakfast.

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This area is full of wonderful attraction to explore, from the Cango caves to the famous Ostrich farms.

What’s on offer at Die Malvahuisie:

  • beautifully restored Karoo-style cottage stylishly furnished
  • self catering and bed & breakfast accommodation
  • fans and heaters
  • tea and coffee making facilities
  • splash pool
  • braai facilities

Contact Details:
6 Schoeman Street
De Rust
Western Cape
South Africa

Cell: +27 60 500 2657
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Self-catering accommodation | Ko-Ka Tsara Bush Camp | Beaufort West, Western Cape, South Africa

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Any nature lover will simply love to spend time at the beautiful Ko-Ka Tsara Busch Camp in the Beaufort West area and surrounded by the Nuweveld Mountains. This beautiful spot which is a private game reserve, is situated 470 km from Cape Town.
The venue also offers wonderful game drives and there are also 4×4 routes. The beautiful thatch chalets are all you need for a wonderful rejuvenating getaway. While these chalets are self-catering, if you really feel like it, breakfast can be arranged for you and braai packs are also available – you just have to let them know, as the bush camp is essentially self-catering. Also your 4-legged family member is welcome here as this is a pet friendly venue.

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With such beauty, it is no wonder that Ko-Ka Tsara Bush Camp is a sought after wedding- and conference centre venue too. Such beauty clears the mind and allows for great thinking.

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What’s on offer at Ko-Ka Tsara Bush Camp:


  • 7 stylishly decorated en-suite private thatched chalets
  • satellite TV
  • wifi
  • each chalet has fully equipped kitchen
  • braai facilities with each chalet
  • conference centre with bar and boma
  • wedding venue
  • wheelchair enable
  • swimming pool
  • pet friendly

Contact Details:

Loxton/Carnavon Road
Beaufort West
Western Cape
South Africa

Tel: +27 (0)23 4152753

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South African farm accommodation | Avoca River Cabins | Addo Elephant Park area, Eastern Cape, South Africa

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Most of us live in large cities and worse, many of us have children who don’t know anything about farm life. Miss out on nature and something important is missing from your life. Avoca River Cabins offers a most wonderful farm getaway on their fully operational citrus farm.

Staying here is guaranteed to breathe new life into you and make you wish you could make this your permanent home. Avoca River Cabins offer so many different types of accommodation on their farm, from bush camp cabins to mud hut to riverside chalets and more. The farm has their own game viewing vehicle too if you want to have a thrilling guided tour through the Addo Elephant Park.

What’s on offer at Avoca River Cabins:

  • lots of different kinds of awesome accommodation
  • you can swim in the river and use the canoes
  • swimming pool
  • trampoline and jungle gyms for the children
  • function- and conference venue
  • honeymoon accommodation
  • wifi

Contact Details:

Cell: +27 (0) 82 6779 920
Tel: 074 248 3940

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Game lodge accommodation | iNsingizi Game Lodge & Spa | Illovo, KwaZulu Natal Midlands, KwaZulu Natal, South Africa

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Found in the Mid-Illovo farming district, iNsingizi Lodge & Spa is about an hour’s drive from Durban. The original farm has been in the Dohne/Killian family for many decades and today it is still beautifully situated amid rolling hills where you can enjoy a rejuvenating and tranquil time. The lodge offers guests a dinner, bed and breakfast experience on their exquisite working farm or you can choose self-catering options.

There is so much beauty here that people come from far and wide to exchange their wedding vows in nature or they come for a business conference.
What’s on offer at iNsingizi Lodge & Spa:

  • Beautifully appointed different kinds of accommodation which includes self-catering
  • Verandahs
  • Tea and coffee making facilities
  • African theme bar and lounge area
  • Restaurant on premises
  • Satellite TV is provided in the main lodge
  • Indoor fireplace
  • Swimming pool with braai facilities
  • Conference venue for different size groups and seating facilities
  • Wedding venue – can cater for up to 110 people
  • Chef who serves the most finger-lickin’ delights
  • Spa facilities with a host of relaxing treatments

Contact Details:

District Road P118
Mid Illovo
South Africa

Tel: +27 083 414 1932

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Self-catering accommodation | Sweet Fountain Cottage | Bathurst, Eastern Cape, South Africa

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If you love the idea of staying in a small town jammed packed with an illustrious history, you’ll love all that Bathurst in the Eastern Cape has to offer. The town was founded way back in 1820 and is beautifully situated on the Kowie River. The village or town was named after the Secretary of State for the Colonies, Lord Henry Bathurst, and is known for its fascinating architecture.

The area is known for its delicious, juicy pineapples and cattle farming, and while visiting Bathurst, you may want to visit the world’s biggest pineapple, a huge fibreglass pineapple that that stands 16,7 metres high. Bathurst is also just a short trip away from Port Alfred, Kenton on Sea and Bushman’s River, with their fabulous beaches.

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Sweet Fountain Cottage offers splendid self-catering accommodation on a working farm in Bathhurst. The cottage is well situated and wonderfully comfortable while you spend your time exploring this most magnificent area of the Eastern Cape.

What’s on offer at Sweet Fountain cottage:


  • attractive self-catering accommodation on a working South African farm
  • the cottage has 2 bedrooms
  • on e bathroom with a shower only
  • fully equipped kitchen
  • beautiful garden
  • pet friendly
  • swimming pool
  • braai facilities

Contact Details:
Eastern Cape
South Africa
The Bladens – Email:

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guest house accommodation | Rest-A-While | Elardus Park, Pretoria, Gauteng, South Africa

REST A WHILE - MAINRest-While Guest House - logoThe city of Pretoria offers activities and events for everyone to enjoy, and people arrive in the Jacaranda City for business, for sporting events, special functions and to do some sightseeing. Pretoria offers excellent shopping centres and there are plenty of pubs and clubs with live music to attract a vibey upbeat crowd.

The city caters for everybody’s tastes, and while you’re here, you’ll want well situated, comfy, home-from-home accommodation. Whatever your reason for being in Pretoria, you’ll want a welcoming place where you can put your feet up and relax in generously spacious rooms.

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If you’re looking for a relaxing and tranquil stay in Pretoria, Rest-A-While Guest House is waiting just for you. The guest house offers real value for money and in fact has also been rated for the best value in Pretoria. Found in Elardus Park,it is ideally situated close to the major highways, shopping centres, hospitals, the CSIR and an easy 30 minutes away from the OR Tambo International Airport.

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What’s on Offer at Rest-A-While Guest House?

  • beautifully decorated rooms for the single person, executive, couple or family. The executive suite has sliding doors which slide open onto a small verandah
  • en-suite bathrooms
  • rooms have DSTV with hotel package and wifi
  • tea and coffee making facilities
  • bar fridge
  • under-carpet heating in rooms for chilly days and fans to keep Summer days cool
  • safe, private parking
  • beautiful pool, braai area and garden
  • breakfast is available on request
  • rooms are serviced daily

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Contact Details:

611 Buccaneer Street
Elardus Park
South Africa


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