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Free Helicopter Transfer to Azura Quilalea Private Island

Free Helicopter Transfer to Azura Quilalea Private Island In celebration of their 10th birthday, Azura Resorts is offering a free helicopter transfer to Azura Quilalea Island in Mozambique when guests book a minimum 5 night stay. The offer is applicable to new bookings, is based on 2 people sharing and is not combinable with any [...]

By | November 16th, 2017|Regional Update|0 Comments

Belmond Savute Elephant Lodge Closes for Refurbishment

Belmond Savute Elephant Lodge Closes for Refurbishment Belmond Savute Elephant Lodge in Botswana, is currently closed for a complete rebuild and is scheduled to reopen at the beginning of June 2018. The lodge will feature a redesign of the public areas, guest rooms, as well as staff accommodation. Further enhancements include a luxurious spa, interconnecting [...]

By | November 16th, 2017|Regional Update|0 Comments

Zambezi Expeditions in Mana Pools Closed Temporarily

Zambezi Expeditions in Mana Pools Closed Temporarily Effective immediately, Zambezi Expeditions in Mana Pools, Zimbabwe, is closed due to early rains and a violent storm. Most of the nearby airfields and roads are flooded as a result. Current bookings as well as those due to travel in the next two weeks will be moved to [...]

By | November 16th, 2017|Regional Update|0 Comments

AHA Simon’s Town Quayside Hotel Re-opens

AHA Simon’s Town Quayside Hotel Re-opens AHA Simon’s Town Quayside Hotel, situated just outside Cape Town recently reopened after an extensive refurbishment. All the rooms were completely remodelled, as well as the bathrooms and public areas of the hotel. Three rooms were added as well during the refurbishment, increasing the number of rooms at the [...]

By | November 14th, 2017|Product Update|0 Comments

Ghost Mountain Inn undergoes Refurbishment

Ghost Mountain Inn undergoes Refurbishment Ghost Mountain Inn, KwaZulu-Natal, is currently adding on an additional 21 new guestrooms, a junior suite as well as two 130 sqm spacious suites.  The new rooms will all offer views across the gardens, over the water, towards the Lebombo Mountain Range. The rooms are scheduled to be complete by [...]

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Arathusa Safari Lodge Conservation Levy Increase

Arathusa Safari Lodge Conservation Levy Increase The mandatory Sabi Sand Wildtuin Conservation Levy will be increased to R114.00 (VAT included) per guest per night, effective from 01 January 2018 for guests staying at Arathusa Safari Lodge, to bring the contributions in line with the other lodges in the reserve. This contribution goes towards conservation initiatives within the Sabi [...]

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Kruger National Park Restaurant Closures

Kruger National Park Restaurant Closures The main restaurants at Olifants, Satara and Letaba in the Kruger National Park are closed temporarily, until further notice. Temporary restaurant facilities are available at all three these camps where breakfast, lunch and dinner are served.

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Complimentary Transfers for Rovos and Blue Train from Castello di Monte

Complimentary Transfers for Rovos and Blue Train from Castello di Monte Guests staying at Castello di Monte in Pretoria, receive a free transfer to or from Capital Park Station, for Rovos Rail and Shongololo Express or to Pretoria Station for the Blue Train. The transfer can be used for arrivals or departures and is limited [...]

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Village & Life Changes Apartment’s Check-in Time

Village & Life Changes Apartment’s Check-in Time The check-in time for Camps Bay Village, The Crystal Apartment and The Glen Apartments in Cape Town has changed from 14h00 to 15h00 to enable extensive cleaning of the apartments after check out and to ensure an immaculate space for arriving guests. The change is applicable to all [...]

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Safety Regulations for Walking Safaris at Makanyane Game Reserve

Safety Regulations for Walking Safaris at Makanyane Game Reserve The safety regulation for walking safaris at Makanyane Game Reserve, in Madikwe, has been amended by the North West Parks & Tourism Board. The requirement is that for guests over the age of 60, they will have to provide a written medical certificate (written Doctor’s Bill [...]

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