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5 Cool Spots To Hop Around SA On A Budget

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Kwa Zulu Natal 

Thanda Safari Game Reserve, an access-controlled private game reserve in the heart of Zululand, KwaZulu Natal ticks all the boxes –5-star luxury accommodation, service, food, nature, plus excellent all-year-round game viewing – exceptional Big Five experiences, perfect warm weather, and fabulous family-friendly discount packages.  

Special Rates: From R2,995 per person sharing per night valid until 15 December 2021.

Mpumalanga 

The award-winning Walkersons Hotel & Spa with the splendour of the surrounding unspoiled scenery, the chance to fly-fish in Dullstroom’s famous trout dams, 27 private hotel rooms and five self-catering family cottages, delicious country cuisine and a luxurious Spa, and a bonus…over the next few months Walkersons is offering some really amazing discounts.

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Rates: See on www.walkerson.co.za

Gauteng 

The Radisson RED Rosebank is an upscale, select service hotel that presents a playful twist on the conventional. The RED brand injects new life into hospitality through informal services where anything goes, a social scene that’s waiting to be shared and bold design that kick-starts the fun. The RED brand in aimed at the young at heart, looking for a unique hotel experience.

Rates: Coming soon on radissonred.com

Western Cape 

A luxurious 4-star, The Lofts Boutique Hotel is set in the heart of the Knysna Lagoon on Thesen Island and offers a tranquil atmosphere, a unique brand of homely hospitality, exclusive lagoon suites, luxury loft rooms and self-catering units overlooking the beautiful architecture of Thesen Harbour Town. A perfect setting where you can relax and unwind this winter at the single rate for double occupancy in any one of the luxury Loft Rooms.

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Rates: R1 300 or the exclusive Lagoon Suites from R1 660.

Northern Cape 

A charming Cape Country Routes property, the 3-star New Holme Country House outside Hanover, is a working sheep and game farm situated on the banks of the Seekoei River in the Karoo Gariep Nature Reserve. Known for its traditional Karoo dinners and sunsets and night drives and many activities like a Karoo ‘Shy 5’ Night drive where you can see aardvark, aardwolf, black footed cat, porcupine and bat eared fox, daily Birding drives, a hippo pool and Koi San etchings.  

Rates: New Holme Country Lodge

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