Weekend Getaways

Exclusive Getaways recommends five fabulous minibreaks from Durban, all accessible within 3 hours by car and ideal as weekend getaways. Our choice includes a luxury beach hotel, scenic hideaways in the countryside – one known for its incredible spa experiences, and a couple of wonderful nature lodges.

Free State is a land of plenty, offering wide plains and pastures, fields and farmlands, ancient hills and mountains, carpets of cosmos, masses of golden sunshine, and hospitality enough to warm the heart of any traveller. With scenery galore in countrysides that beckon, it is a place of many gems well worth exploring. Here Exclusive … Continue reading “3 Champion Country Getaways in Free State”

Visit Kagga Kamma Nature Reserve in Cederberg South and be enchanted by the gigantic rock formations for which the Cederberg Mountains are famous. This is a wonderworld of nature. A dramatic landscape will cast its spell on you and reveal a multitude a wonders. Weathered rocks of sandstone stand as monuments to time. Wild animals … Continue reading “4 Days in the Life of… Kagga Kamma Nature Reserve”

Gordon’s Bay is a pretty coastal haven just 57 km away from Cape Town. Oozing charm and the good looks of mountainside, ocean, beach and harbour, Gordon’s Bay is a great getaway spot in Western Cape. There’s beauty galore, plenty of sightseeing and outdoor activity, and shoulder rubbing with stunning neighbouring places. We recommend two … Continue reading “Gordon’s Bay: Grand Getaways in a Gorgeous Coastal Haven Close To Cape Town”

Mother’s Day is a wonderful opportunity to celebrate mothers and motherhood. Plan a special Mother’s Day getaway for 12 May 2019 and create an extraordinary and memorable Mother’s Day.

Whether your idea of a weekend getaway calls forth pictures of a blazing fireside with a glass of red in hand, lazy, late-morning breakfast feasts at a pretty poolside, brisk walks to scoop up the country air, or romantic dinners for two, Exclusive Getaways has some suggestions for your next weekend getaway to magical Mpumalanga.

A jacuzzi getaway is a real spoil and a great idea for romance. If you live in Johannesburg and long to get away to the picturesque countryside and stay someplace where you can while away some hours in a hot tub, we have some fabulous jacuzzi getaways reachable from Johannesburg to suggest to you. Cultivate … Continue reading “3 Fabulous Jacuzzi Jaunts from Joburg”

If you live in a city like Johannesburg or Pretoria, you will probably relish the idea of a luxury weekend getaway that is easily accessible from home, to offer you a short reprieve from the rush and scurry of city life, and the opportunity to ignite your spark again. Exclusive Getaways suggests a few wilderness … Continue reading “6 Super Weekend Getaways from Joburg”

In many parts of the Cape, farming and farm life are much a part of the lifestyle. Wine, fruit and veggies, grain, flowers and fynbos, ostriches, and milk and dairy are some of the produce of Cape farms. Some working farms also welcome stayover guests to enjoy farmstays while daily farm operations tick over. Farmstays … Continue reading “5 Fabulous Farmstays in the Cape”

Autumn is a beautiful time of year. The trees are switching their garb to shades of russet and red, the nights are lengthening their dark coats for cosy snooze-ins, skies are flaunting more subdued tones, and traditionally it’s the celebratory season of harvest. Moderate autumn temperatures make it a wonderful time of year for getaways to … Continue reading “Autumn Getaways for Less: Grab a Special Offer”