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Posted on: Friday, 2 October 2009
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Romantic Getaways

Romantic Getaways

If you’re planning a romantic getaway, we have hand-picked a selection of romantic destinations throughout South Africa, offering Special Discounted Rates for the month of October through to mid-December 2009.

From quiet secluded cottages in the country, luxury game lodges in some of South Africa’s game rich areas to luxurious boutique hotels in the heart of our major cities, these great getaways are available at a lower price – just right for those of us watching our budgets …

(Please note that special conditions may apply to the individual offers – please see links provided for each getaway destination to view the full special offer and to get contact details).

Tamakwa Country Lodge

Tamakwa Country Lodge

Get away from the stressful city lifestyle to a piece of heaven in the country! Tamakwa Country Lodge is situated in the village of Rosetta in the Natal Midlands with dramatic views of the Drakensberg Mountains. The Mooi River meanders along the boundary, encouraging a variety of bird and wildlife. Rosetta is on the Midlands Meander only 45 minutes from Pietermaritzburg near to Nottingham Road.

Hosts, Wendy and Adrian Wilson offer a choice of luxury self-catering and bed and breakfast accommodation … Wendy and Adrian are offering a special which is valid until 14 December 2009 – Stay for 3 nights or longer and receive a 20% discount on their standard rates. For full details please see Tamakwa Country Lodge Rates & Specials.

The Long Beach

The Long Beach

Luxury, privacy and exclusivity – The Long Beach is situated in the picturesque lobster-fishing village of Kommetjie, a short thirty-minute drive from Cape Town. It is truly a special place to stay, offering a rare and rewarding alternative, romantic hideaway. The beach, literally on your doorstep, is eight kilometers of fine, white powdered sand, so pristine that it alone will leave you breathless.

Add to this the uninterrupted views across to Hout Bay and Table Mountain, and you have the ultimate unspoilt paradise … all this at a lower price! Valid until 20 December, you can stay at The Long Beach for 3 nights, on a bed & breakfast basis, but pay for only 2! For full details of this special please see The Long Beach Rates & Specials.

Protea Kruger Gate

Protea Kruger Gate

Want to experience South Africa’s Wildlife in one of the finest National Parks in the world? On the banks of the Sabie River, and situated only 100 meters from the Kruger Gate of the Kruger National Park, the Protea Hotel Kruger Gate provides guests with the ideal situation from which to experience Africa first-hand.

Truly the gateway to Nature, the lodge offers arranged game drives through the Kruger National Park, along with open vehicle safaris and organized game trails. Valid until 31 Janaury 2010*The Protea Hotel Kruger Gate is offering an excellent rate of only R695.00 per person sharing per night on a Dinner, Bed & Breakfast basis! For details of this special offer please see Protea Hotel Kruger Gate Rates & Specials. (* some dates excluded – see link for full details).

The Bishops' Court

The Bishops’ Court

A 5 Star Cape Town Romantic Hideaway – The Bishops’ Court is an exclusive five star boutique property situated in one of Cape Town’s most beautiful and prestigious suburbs. Nestled against the slopes of the famous Table Mountain, this idyllic setting boasts spectacular mountain views and is the ultimate base from which to explore this beautiful city.

With the city centre only 10 minutes drive away, Kirstenbosch Botanical Gardens within walking distance and with easy access to the major scenic attractions on both sides of the Cape Peninsula, the location is one to be envied. From now until 20 December 2009 this luxurious experience can be yours for less – Stay for 3 nights and pay for only 2! Included in the package is accommodation for 3 nights, on a bed & breakfast basis; selected beverages; a wonderfully warm turndown at night with candles and little surprises and complimentary pre-dinner drinks and snacks in the privacy of your room or lounge area! For full details please see The Bishops’ Court Rates & Specials.

Rosendal Country Retreat

Rosendal Country Retreat

Breakaway to the Free State for a Romantic Treat – The Rosendal Country Retreat is situated in the breathtaking little town of Rosendal in the middle of natural splendour, providing the perfect get away from the rushed city life. (update – this venue is sadly no longer operating).

Rosendal is a small picturesque town in the Eastern Free State. It is situated in a valley surrounded by the Witteberge, part of the Drakensberg range. Treat yourself to a long week-end at a special price.

Book for Friday and Saturday night, and add on the Thursday or Sunday night at half price (R220.00 per person sharing per night B&B) OR Call the Lodge after 12h00 on a Thursday and if they still have rooms available you can book that Friday and Saturday night at discounted rates. Only R300.00 per person sharing per night B&B (a 30% discount on standard rates). For full details please see The Rosendal Country Retreat Rates & Specials.

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1 comment about Romantic Special Offers …
  1. October 2nd, 2009 at 16:16
    Natalia says:

    I think South Africa is very beautiful and I am really interesting in visit because she has gorgeous landscapes. And I want to know more about the culture, food and everything.