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Auberge Burgundy Renovations

Auberge Burgundy Renovations The Auberge Burgundy in Hermanus will be undergoing renovations between 01 May and 31 July 2018. The works will take place from Monday to Friday (8am – 5pm). The property has advised that works will only commence on weekends or after hours if deadlines are not met, however planning has been made [...]

By | 2018-04-24T13:40:17+00:00 April 24th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

New Sister Hotel to Kanonkop House in Knysna

New Sister Hotel to Kanonkop House in Knysna Waterside House in Knysna is situated on the Thesen Island canals and is an easy 10-minute walk to the Knysna Waterfront and the town centre. The main harbour town is only 5 minutes away where guests can enjoy restaurants, bars and quaint boutiques. The downstairs floor has [...]

By | 2018-04-24T13:07:09+00:00 April 24th, 2018|Product Update|0 Comments

South Africa’s First Hilton Garden Inn to Open in 2020

South Africa’s First Hilton Garden Inn to Open in 2020 Hilton Hotels has signed a management agreement with Durban-based UA Hotel Company to open South Africa’s very first Garden Inn property, Hilton Garden Inn Umhlanga Arch in KwaZulu Natal, set to open in 2020. The new development will be situated in the province’s Umhlanga Ridge [...]

By | 2018-04-17T11:59:54+00:00 April 17th, 2018|Product Update|0 Comments

Sanctuary Retreats’ Refurbishments Nearly Complete

Sanctuary Retreats’ Refurbishments Nearly Complete Sanctuary’s Stanley’s Camp, on a private concession within the Okavango Delta in Botswana, is reaching the end of its extensive refurbishments. This month, the camp will be reborn with 10 brand-new luxury canvas tents. The accommodation has been crafted with sustainability in mind, and to evoke the days of explorer [...]

By | 2018-04-12T13:55:46+00:00 April 12th, 2018|Regional Update|0 Comments

Singita and Federal Airlines Launch Exclusive New Private Jet Service

Singita and Federal Airlines Launch Exclusive New Private Jet Service From 01 June 2018, guests visiting Singita's private concession in the Sabi Sand wildlife reserve will have the opportunity to travel in style as part of a newly launched and luxurious Private Jet Service operated in partnership with Federal Airlines. For those guests who wish [...]

By | 2018-04-10T07:03:05+00:00 April 10th, 2018|Product Update|0 Comments

Update from Gunn’s Camp & Moremi Crossing

Botswana Water Level Update Botswana experienced late rains last season, which saw water levels across the Okavango increase much earlier than usual. As a result, maximum water levels for activities were reached as early as March 2017. Until recently, Gunn’s Camp and Moremi Crossing have been operating all water activities, but they have advised that [...]

By | 2018-04-05T11:50:03+00:00 April 5th, 2018|Regional Update|0 Comments

Marataba Trails to Host Exclusive Yoga Retreats in 2018

Marataba Trails to Host Exclusive Yoga Retreats in 2018 Marataba Trails is running an series of exclusive yoga retreat programmes to be led by mind-body professional, Patricia Spahn-Borrageiro – a qualified Vinyasa Flow yoga and Pilates teacher. Patricia has instructed globally in Istanbul, the Hamptons, and Bali and is now in South Africa facilitating bush [...]

By | 2018-04-03T12:46:19+00:00 April 3rd, 2018|Product Update|0 Comments

Royal Malewane Refurbishment to be Completed this Month

Royal Malewane Refurbishment to be Completed this Month Royal Malewane was originally built to suit its surroundings, the style and aesthetic a tribute to this unique region; a classic style where luxury and nature exist in total harmony. The lodge owners have been continuously improving the guest experience at Royal Malewane since it first opened [...]

By | 2018-04-03T07:46:27+00:00 April 3rd, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments