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Posted on: Wednesday, 1 December 2010

Special Offers in December

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Cathedral Peak Hotel

Cathedral Peak Hotel

If your family is bugging you to find out where you’re taking them this December, but you’ve left your planning a bit late – then carry on reading because we have some solutions for you. A variety of establishments throughout South Africa are offering you special discounted rates and packages that will suit all budgets.

Your summer holidays are right on your doorstep. Don’t stay at home this year – get out and about and visit that place you’ve always wanted to. Celebrate summer in style this December…

In KwaZulu Natal

Stay 3 nights at Cathedral Peak Hotel in the Drakensberg and enjoy a 20% discount on standard rates or enjoy a 25% discount when you stay for 4 nights. A paradise of fresh mountain air and exquisite surroundings, Cathedral Peak is renowned for its natural beauty. Special valid until 14 December 2010. See Cathedral Peak Hotel Rates and Specials.

Upton Hall

Upton Hall

The ‘Half Price Partner Special’ at Mkuze Falls Game Lodge (five stars) is valid until 20 December 2010. Mkuze Falls is one of only two Private Game Reserves in the region where you can view the ‘Big 5′. Stay a minimum of 2 nights and your sharing partner stays at half price. See Mkuze Falls Game Lodge Rates and Specials.

The gorgeous five star graded Upton Hall in Morningside, Durban, is offering special discounted rates in all room types until 31 December 2010. Single occupancy rates from R1750 to R3000 per room per night and double occupancy rates from R2020 to R3270 per room per night. See Upton Hall Rates and Specials.

See more » KwaZulu Natal Special Offers

In the North West Province

Jaci's Lodges

Jaci’s Lodges

This is your last opportunity to take advantage of five star graded Jaci’s Lodges special rates. Stay a minimum of three nights in the Madikwe Game Reserve for only R3295 per person sharing per night and R1295 per child per night, valid until 14 December 2010. See Jaci’s Lodges Rates and Specials.

Enjoy the Relaxing Weekend for Two Special at Galgos Lodge in Kosmos which is valid until 31 January 2011 but excludes long weekends and public holidays. Only R3500 per couple for two nights including a boat cruise with lunch, if you choose to exclude the boat cruise you’ll pay R3100 per couple for two nights. This establishment is also offering a number of other special deals. See Galagos Lodge Rates and Specials.

See more » North West Province Special Offers

In Gauteng

Melville Manor

Melville Manor

The Year End Special at Nkanga Lodge in Kempton Park, is valid until 15 December 2010. Bed & breakfast rates of R500 per single room per night and R800 per double room per night or include dinner on your stay for only R650 per person per night (single or double occupancy). See Nkanga Lodge Rates and Specials.

Stay in Melville at Melville Manor Guest House (three stars) is offering a December Discount Special until 23 December 2010. Rooms 1 and 2 are only R600 per room per night, Room 3, 4 and 5 only R710 per room per night and Rooms 6 and 7 only R810 per room per night. See Melville Manor Guest House Rates and Specials.

The Festive Season Special at Jewel on 32 Juweel Street, Jukskei Park, is valid until 30 December 2010 and offers double occupancy rates of R400 per person sharing per night, +R200 per person single per night. These rates includes breakfast. See Jewel on 32 Juweel Street Rates and Specials.

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In the Eastern Cape



Shamwari Game Reserve is offering two Cape Safari Getaway Specials which are valid until 30 April 2011 (but exclude 20 December 2010 to 10 January 2011). Special A includes accommodation at Eagles Crag Lodge and the One&Only for R43062 per person sharing for 6 nights. Special B includes accommodation at Sarili Lodge and One&Only for R37500 per person sharing for 6 nights. See Shamwari Game Reserve Rates and Specials.

If you book and pay for your accommodation at least six months prior to your check in date you’ll receive a 10% discount on your standard rates at Kamerkloof Guesthouse. This is the perfect opportunity to plan ahead for your stay in Studtis as this special is valid until 31 December 2010. See Kamerkloof Guesthouse Rates and Specials.

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In the Garden Route



Four star graded self catering Lulama is offering the following specials for your holiday in Knysna, pay for 2 nights and stay for 3 nights, pay for 3 nights and stay for 5 nights or pay for 4 nights and stay for 7 nights valid until 15 December 2010. See Lulama Rates and Specials.

Fairy Knowe Hotel (three stars) is offering a December 5 Night Special valid until 31 December 2010, stay a minimum of 5 nights in the Wilderness and enjoy the following rates. Riverside Rooms or Rondavels only R370 per person sharing per night and Garden Facing Rooms only R265 per person sharing per night. They also have a number of other specials on offer. See Fairy Knowe Hotel Rates and Specials.

Stay a minimum of four nights or longer at the George Lodge International and enjoy a 5% discount on standard rates from 1-31 December 2010.  See George Lodge International Rates and Specials.

See more » Garden Route Special Offers

In the Western Cape

Gable Manor

Gable Manor

Three star graded Houw Hoek Inn in Grabouw is offering a Midweek Special until 12 December 2010, with discounted rates for stays of 1-4 and 5+ nights from Monday to Friday nights. A maximum of 2 adults and 2 children per room is allowed. See Houw Hoek Inn Rates and Specials.

Book your holiday at Eikendal Lodge and enjoy a 33% discount on standard rates valid until 15 December 2010 and again from 13-27 January 2011 with their Festive Season Special. Treat yourself to an authentic Cape Winelands experience and this four star graded establishment. See Eikendal Lodge Rates and Specials.

Pay for two nights and stay for 3 at Gable Manor (five stars) in Franschhoek, until 23 December 2010 and again from 3 January to 30 April 2011. See Gable Manor Rates and Specials.

See more » Western Cape Special Offers

In Limpopo



Five star graded Shumbalala Game Lodge in Thornybush is offering three specials until 31 December 2010. Stay three nights in a Superior Suite for only R4441 per person sharing per night. Stay four nights or longer in a Superior Suite for only R4180 per person sharing per night. Or make use of their last minute special where special rates apply when you book 15 days prior to desired check in date (rates on application). See Shumbalala Game Lodge Rates and Specials.

The Spa Weekend Special at Chateau Larize, Bela Bela,  is valid until 31 December 2010 and offers you 2 nights of pampering from Friday to Sunday nights from only R3265 per person sharing for 2 nights. This includes accommodation, dinner with a bottle of house wine, a 1 day spa package with lunch and a few other treats. See Chateau Larize Rates and Specials.

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In Mpumalanga

Bushwise Safari Lodge

Bushwise Safari Lodge

Book for a minimum of 4 nights for Christmas or New Year 2010 / 2011 before 16 December 2010 for only R3000.00 per night for the house with the Early Booking Special at Forest View Guest House in Sabie – the house sleeps 12-14 persons. See Forest View Guest House Rates and Specials.

Bushwise Safari Lodge, Marloth Park, is offering a 3 Night / 4 Day Special until 31 December 2010. For only R5280 per person sharing per night enjoy 3 nights, 4 day accommodation, breakfast and dinner, a sunset drive, full day safari in the Kruger National Park and either a morning walk or Swaziland Cultural Village tour. See Bushwise Safari Lodge Rates and Specials.

See more » Mpumalanga Special Offers

There you go folks here we’ve shown you just some of the fantastic deals to ensure you have a relaxing and restorative holiday season. Now it’s up to you to pick up that phone, send that email and make that booking!

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