Exclusive Getaways

We were lucky enough to stay at Sanbona Wildlife Reserve’s magnificent Dwyka Tented Lodge for a very prized wild-earth encounter in the Western Cape. Our experience was magnificently memorable – both at the lodge and during our encounters with the wilderness and its wildlife.The wilderness experience and wildlife safari is supreme in the Sanbona Wildlife Reserve. It is an exquisite and vast wilderness … Continue reading “A Day in the Luxurious Life of Dwyka Tented Lodge, Sanbona Wildlife Reserve Western Cape”

Heaven-sent shows of citrus blossom, spirals of fragrant orange peel and bowls of sun-bright yellow lemons – citrus is king at beautiful Woodall Country House and Spa, a private haven of country bliss set on a citrus farm near Addo Elephant National Park in the Eastern Cape. Woodall has many highlights – among them its gorgeous waterside … Continue reading “Where Lemons become Lemonade … And So Much More: Woodall Country House at Addo”

Safaris are right up there at the top on just about every South African holiday bucketlist. And no wonder! The South African wilderness offers a glorious kaleidoscope of wildlife, breathtaking landscapes, magical atmospheres, exciting adventures, and superb hospitality at the first-rate lodges. Safaris in South Africa come in all shapes and sizes, offering an array of speciality experiences. … Continue reading “Safaris in South Africa Come in All Shapes & Sizes – Find the One That Fits You Best”

Calling all travel agents and tour operators in Port Elizabeth and surrounds: come and meet a wonderful selection of South African lodges and travel products at our Port Elizabeth workshop on 28 August 2014. These are some of the lodges and products that we will be showcasing: Avis Safari Rentals, Beach Hotel (P.E.), Cheetah Plains … Continue reading “Exclusive Getaways Port Elizabeth Workshop for Travel Professionals”

Food travel in South Africa stands proud and tall, showcasing some of the finest foodie-stays imaginable. The three distinctive 5-Star Relais & Chateaux Hotels that make up The Collection by master-hotelier Liz McGrath, are known for the exceptionally fine food that delights a discerning clientele. Travellers in search of the finer pleasures of living are drawn … Continue reading “For the Love of Food: The Exceptional Foodie-Experiences at The Collection’s Restaurants in South Africa – With Recipe”

Calling all travel agents and tour operators in KwaZulu-Natal: come and meet a magnificent selection of South African lodges and travel products at our Durban workshop on 12 August 2014. These are some of the fabulous lodges and products that we will be showcasing: Exclusive Getaways, Cheetah Plains Private Game Reserve in the Sabi Sands, Entabeni Lodges … Continue reading “Exclusive Getaways Durban Workshop for Travel Agents & Tour Operators”

Imagine a corkskrew – and think big here – that stores 1500 bottles of wine! The one-of-its-kind Ellerman House Wine Gallery incorporates the special feature of a massive, custom-created corkskrew – an incredible sculpture crafted by designers, architects and sculptors.  The corkscrew is the main feature of an awe-inspiring Wine Gallery that houses 7, 500 bottles of premium … Continue reading “The Biggest Corkskrew Ever! A Feature Par Excellence at the Ellerman House Wine Gallery”

Ever dreamed of a luxury holiday in South Africa where there’s no driving, no flying, no exhausting Getting-From-Point-A-to-Point-B? Luxury rail travel through South Africa on Rovos Rail is an opulent indulgence and, for many, an absolute dream come true. It’s the kind of experience where you can kick back and relax, completely, whilst the dedicated Rovos Rail … Continue reading “Rovos Rail is Right on Track: Train Travel at its Most Tantalizing in South Africa”

Travel agents and tour operators: come and familiarise yourselves with a magnificent selection of 4 and 5 star getaways at our Johannesburg workshop on 29 July 2014. Exhibitors will include Exclusive Getaways, Cheetah Plains Private Game Reserve, De Hoek Country Hotel, Empire Executive Apartments & Hotel, Glen Avon Lodge, Karongwe Portfolio, Entabeni Lodges, Idube Game Lodge, Jaci’s Lodges, … Continue reading “Exclusive Getaways JHB Workshop for Travel Agents and Tour Operators”

Have you ever wondered why travel people speak so fondly and fuzzily about winter as the secret season? The fabulous truth is that winter in South Africa is a super-special time to get away, for all sorts of excellent reasons: during the secret season – May to September – prices plummet dramatically to super-affordable value for … Continue reading “Secret Season Value-for-Money Getaways in South Africa”

  Travel agents and tour operators: come and familiarise yourselves with a few of our 4 and 5 star getaways at our Cape Town workshop. Exhibitors will include Exclusive Getaways, Abalone House, Angala Boutique Hotel, De Hoop Collection, Entabeni Lodges, Inyati Game Lodge, Karongwe Portfolio, Legend Golf & Safari Resort,  Makweti Safari Lodge, Tau Game Lodge, Woodall Country House … Continue reading “Travel Agents & Tour Operators: Come to Our Cape Town Workshop on 22 July”

“Men go abroad to wonder at the heights of mountains, at the huge waves of the sea, at the long courses of the rivers, at the vast compass of the ocean, at the circular motions of the stars, and they pass by themselves without wondering.” St Augustine’s musing may be true for some, yet often when … Continue reading “South Africa From Way Up There: Exclusive Getaways Perched on a Pinnacle in South Africa”