Featured Listing Feed http://accommodation.bookingsouthafrica.com/index.php?action=rss_featured_listings RSS feed of our featured listings Dolphin View Guesthouse http://accommodation.bookingsouthafrica.com/listing-dolphin-view-guesthouse-5.html NS0yMDE3LTA2LTE1IDA1OjQ2OjI5 Thu, 15 Jun 2017 05:46:29 -0500 Indoor Pool<span class="field_caption"></span>:&nbsp;Dolphin View Guesthouse is located in the Noorse Kloof Nature Reserve in a peaceful, safe and quiet area not far from shops and the white sandy beaches. From the Guestrooms you have stunning views over the reserve and the ocean and you can enjoy the prolific bird life from your private balcony. <br /> Guesthouse offer spacious Accommodation with uninterrupted Ocean Views. Dolphin View J-Bay offers a Indoor Pool and BBQ area<br /> Jeffreys Bay located 45 min from Port Elizabeth in the Malaria free Eastern Cape of South Africa on route to the Garden Route and Cape Town.<br /> Anita and Tyron, like to welcome you in our little paradise and make your stay memorable.<br /> Your Hostess Speaks English, Dutch, German and French.]]> River Bend Lodge http://accommodation.bookingsouthafrica.com/listing-river-bend-lodge-18.html MTgtMjAxNy0wNi0xNSAwNTo0Mjo0MQ== Thu, 15 Jun 2017 05:46:29 -0500 <span class="field_caption"></span>:&nbsp;Anchored on endless horizons on a private concession in the Addo Elephant National Park, River Bend Lodge is a wonderful privately owned safari destination. Offering a choice of luxurious accommodation at the award-winning Lodge or the exclusive use Long Hope Villa, River Bend offers something for everyone. Children very welcome with special activities and games to keep them entertained. The region is home to an abundance of wildlife and over 300 bird species. Great sightings of elephants, lion, bufallo, and more! Delicious cuisine enhance enhance your stay at this personalised property.]]> Cape St Francis Resort http://accommodation.bookingsouthafrica.com/listing-cape-st-francis-resort-31.html MzEtMjAxNy0wNi0xNSAwNToyODoyNw== Thu, 15 Jun 2017 05:46:29 -0500 <span class="field_caption"></span>:&nbsp;Situated 108 kilometers west of Port Elizabeth in the quaint village of Cape St Francis lies the Cape St Francis Resort and the luxurious beach villas Beach Break. Privately owned and family run we provide accommodation ranging from luxury beach villas set on the edge of the dunes where you can choose between a sea facing or garden facing room or the entire villa which is ideal for families or friends travelling together. With a private swimming pool and direct beach access the villas are your ideal choice when looking for a beach destination. Travelling as a family we can offer family styled cottages a mere 200 meters from the beach.These cottages are tastefully decorated and have a strong beach theme and offer a fully equipped kitchen for those who wish to self cater. Our one or two roomed Apartments offer affordable accommodation set around a communal swimming pool and have all the facilities associated with a standard hotel room with complimentary wi-fi. Facilities at the Resort include Joe Fish Restaurant and Bar, open daily, a Health and Beauty Studio as well as a convenience shop.<br /> The area is rich in activities such as walking and hiking, golf, surfing, cultural excursions ,whale and dolphin excursions , visits to the penguin rehabilitation center , canal and river cruises to name but a few .Any of these can be booked through our front desk.<br /> ]]> On the Cliffs http://accommodation.bookingsouthafrica.com/listing-on-the-cliffs-49.html NDktMjAxNy0wNi0xNSAwNToxMzo0MQ== Thu, 15 Jun 2017 05:46:29 -0500 <span class="field_caption"></span>:&nbsp;We are situated on the seafront with sea views from all our rooms. The rooms are very spacious with King size beds and are individually decorated with luxury finishes. All rooms are fully en suite and private with their own verandahs or balconies facing onto the sea. We offer a treatment rom for massages or pedicures etc, heated salt pool, sauna, guest bar and lounges. ]]> Villa Afrikana Guest Suites http://accommodation.bookingsouthafrica.com/listing-villa-afrikana-guest-suites-56.html NTYtMjAxNy0wNi0xOSAwNDo0ODoxMQ== Thu, 15 Jun 2017 05:46:29 -0500 Villa Afrikana<span class="field_caption"></span>:&nbsp;Situated in the town of Knysna, to many considered the heart of the Garden Route. Villa Afrikana is perched high above the town, on a hill fittingly called "paradise" overlooking the Heads and surrounding lagoon.]]> De Kloof Luxury Estate http://accommodation.bookingsouthafrica.com/listing-de-kloof-luxury-estate-85.html ODUtMjAxNy0wNi0xNSAwNDoyMjoxNA== Thu, 15 Jun 2017 05:46:29 -0500 <span class="field_caption"></span>:&nbsp;This 5 star luxury boutique estate follows a philosophy of hospitality that is truly different in all aspects. The unique location, the homestead, the well designed rooms and the way guests are spoiled with passion<br /> <br /> The Cape Dutch homestead (1801) and national monument is a hidden treasure situated in a secluded valley on large grounds with excellent panoramic views and walking distance from the best part of town<br /> The stylish elegant interior merges a modern classic European style with a chic selection of African & Asian art, fabrics and artefacts<br /> <br /> Surprisingly different, discover an oasis of tranquility, luxury and charm<br /> <br /> guests can enjoy scrumptious breakfasts and champagne, daily winetastings, cheese/tapas platters, lunches,enjoy the 12 meter pool, fully equipped gym or tee off at the estates own golf drivng range<br /> wireless internet, lounges library and cigar lounge<br /> ]]> Ingwenya Lodge http://accommodation.bookingsouthafrica.com/listing-ingwenya-lodge-99.html OTktMjAxNy0wNi0yMCAwMjozNDoxMA== Thu, 15 Jun 2017 05:46:29 -0500 <span class="field_caption"></span>:&nbsp;The Lodge's name Ingwenya derives from the Zulu word for crocodile. It was quite logical to choose a name for our lodge indigenous to Zululand, in this first world heritage site of South Africa.<br /> <br /> Ingwenya Lodge is situated on the 'outskirts' of the residential area of St Lucia. The property borders the nature reserve with lovely views - a very unique privilege in St Lucia.<br /> <br /> The surroundings are very peaceful and hippos graze often at the entrance of the Lodge during the night. Small game frequently wanders on the premises and a rumor of a leopard in the area has been going around.<br /> <br /> The self catering units are named after the five feeder rivers of the St Lucia estuary: Mpate-, Nyalazi-, Hluhluwe-, Mzinene-, and Mkuze River and the Mfolozi that flows out to sea very close to the St Lucia estuary.<br /> <br /> Facilities includes a new swimming pool, air conditioning in all rooms, Wi-Fi (wireless internet), additional freezing facilities, DSTV (bring your own smartcard), safe and a hiking trail that starts from premises. Units are serviced daily.<br /> ]]> Woodall Country House and Spa http://accommodation.bookingsouthafrica.com/listing-woodall-country-house-and-spa-101.html MTAxLTIwMTctMDYtMjAgMDI6MDU6MTE= Thu, 15 Jun 2017 05:46:29 -0500 Woodall Exterior<span class="field_caption"></span>:&nbsp;Woodall Country House and Spa is a five star Boutique Hotel set amongst peaceful citrus, a mere 45 minutes from Port Elizabeth, and neighbour to the malaria-free Addo Elephant National Park. The establishment was developed from the original farmhouse built in the early 1900s and the charming ambience and character of yesteryear still permeate the atmosphere. Old world attention to detail blends seamlessly with contemporary African luxury and style as reflected in the raw, earthy magnificence of the architecture. This award-winning boutique hotel caters for the discerning traveller by offering five star luxury and standards of service, reflected in attention to detail and spacious accommodation. It is the ideal base from which to explore the adjacent Addo Elephant Park, and nearby game reserves such as Schotia, Amakhala, Pumba, Kwantu and Elephant Back Safaris. Honeymooners are specially pampered in an environment of peace and privacy.<br /> <br /> Accommodation<br /> Opening on to the fresh sight and scent of lush gardens, the rooms at Woodall are as seeped in luxury as they are in comfort. Each room is spacious, private, and equipped with every convenience from climate control to internet access. Other features include private verandas, en-suite bathrooms, invigorating outdoor showers, mini-bars, sumptuous furnishings, crisp percale linen, bathrobes, telephones, electronic safes and CD players. Each room is individually designed, making use of natural materials, raw silks, and fascinating décor items collected by the South African owners, on their world travels. Some rooms reflect a bygone era of indulgent romance, some echo authentic colonial style, while the more modern suites boast an Afro-chic feel that blends traditional colours and styles with sophisticated contemporary flair. <br /> <br /> Dining<br /> This exclusive hideaway is renowned for its gourmet cuisine, which is inspired by the flavours of local ingredients. Karoo venison, freshly caught East Coast fish, home-made stocks, newly-baked bread, and local cheeses all form part of the irresistible menu on offer. The chefs creative genius is inspired by the unique flavours of freshly picked produce from Woodalls own herb and vegetable gardens. Complementing the menu is the Diners Club Platinum award winning cellar, boasting a unique and comprehensive collection of fine South African wines, personally selected by the owner. The thatched waterside sitting and dining area creates an enchanted mood for savouring sundowner snacks, cocktails, moonlit dinners and after-dinner drinks and cigars, with glimpses of rare South African waterbirds. Packed breakfasts, picnics, lunches, healthy spa cuisine and specific meal requests are keenly accommodated by the Woodall kitchen.<br /> <br /> Spa and Gym<br /> The Spa, a sanctuary for utter relaxation, rejuvenation and indulgence flows onto a salt water pool, fringed with palms and a waterfall. Enveloped in a warm cocoon of soft music and calming fragrances, guests are thoroughly pampered and gently coaxed into a state of absolute well-being. Local therapists with world class skills offer a comprehensive range of massage, health and beauty treatments, and every detail is dedicated to 5 star luxury and comfort. Refreshing beverages, such as home made lemon juice, and healthy cuisine complement the totally rejuvenating experience. Facilities include vitality studios, a couples therapy room, relaxation room, nail bar, steam shower, sauna, hydrotherapy bath and spacious double showers. The spacious gym houses cutting edge cardiovascular and strength training equipment.<br /> ]]> Umlilo Lodge http://accommodation.bookingsouthafrica.com/listing-umlilo-lodge-112.html MTEyLTIwMTctMDYtMTUgMDM6NDk6NDI= Thu, 15 Jun 2017 05:46:29 -0500 View from Rooms<span class="field_caption"></span>:&nbsp;Umlilo Lodge is located in St. Lucia, a small coastal village surrounded by the Greater St. Lucia Wetland Park, South Africa's first National World Heritage Site, on the North Coast of KwaZulu Natal<br /> Lake St. Lucia is a large estuarine lake abundant with hippo, crocodiles, fish and hundreds of bird species. The area comprises rivers, lakes, marsh, mangrove swamps and huge sand dunes, with beautiful unspoiled beaches. <br /> We are walking distance from all the Shops and Restaurants, so dinner will not be a problem. We also have a Boma where you can join us in the evenings around a fire (Umlilo) when having a Braai or Traditional Dinner in an African Pot. <br /> <br /> Our 11 en-suit bedrooms are air-conditioned and has got TV�s, 11 DSTV channels, Bar Fridges, etc. to make your visit as comfortable as possible. The bathrooms have got baths and showers. All the rooms over look the swimming pool. Relax on the wooden deck by the pool, in the air-conditioned library with free internet access, in the bar lounge which is surrounded by a fishpond or in the Boma around the fire. <br /> Come and make Umlilo your home away from home while exploring The Greater St Lucia Wetland Park, a World Heritage Site. 4 rooms are wheel chair friendly.<br /> ]]> Buffelsdrift Game Lodge http://accommodation.bookingsouthafrica.com/listing-buffelsdrift-game-lodge-118.html MTE4LTIwMTctMDYtMTUgMDM6Mzc6MTQ= Thu, 15 Jun 2017 05:46:29 -0500 View of Buffelsdrift from across the waterhole<span class="field_caption"></span>:&nbsp;Buffelsdrift Game Lodge, situated in the foothills of the majestic Swartberg mountains in the heart of the Klein Karoo. <br /> Only 7 kilometers outside Oudtshoorn en route to the Cango Caves.<br /> <br /> To the traveller we offer luxury tented en-suite accommodation overlooking our spectacular 5 ha natural waterhole.<br /> <br /> We pride ourselves in our personalised service, superb buffet and à la carte menus, excellent conference facilities and the ideal setting for that romantic wedding with a difference.<br /> <br /> Our day activities consist of morning and evening bush safaris, guided nature walks, game viewing on horseback and elephant excursions.<br /> <br /> A unique bushveld experience in the heart of the Klein Karoo<br /> ]]> The Green Tree Guest Cottages http://accommodation.bookingsouthafrica.com/listing-the-green-tree-guest-cottages-129.html MTI5LTIwMTctMDYtMjAgMDI6MDc6NTQ= Thu, 15 Jun 2017 05:46:29 -0500 <span class="field_caption"></span>:&nbsp;FINALIST 2008 AA Travel Guides & American Express® Accommodation Awards Farm accomodation<br /> <br /> The Green Tree Guest Cottages are situated on our working dairy farm, Wycombevale, centrally located to visit the Addo Elephant park, Schotia Safaris, Amakhala Game Reserve, Shamwari and the beautiful unspoilt beaches of the Sunshine Coast. <br /> <br /> Datie & Lezl van Niekerk your host & hostess, welcome you to experience authentic South African farm hospitality in the Addo region of the magnificent Eastern Cape. The cottages started as our little brain child when we saw the potential in the safe and central location of our farm, where two farm buildings was transformed into 3 cozy luxury cottages, which became so popular with guest, that a 4th was quickly on its way. <br /> <br /> If you are looking for luxury accommodation, where you can enjoy farm life, peace, tranquility, family time, good game viewing, sun & sea, with quality personal service, we would love to welcome you as our guest at The Green Tree Cottages.<br /> <br /> We offer bed & breakfast or self-catering accommodation, at The Green Tree Cottages. <br /> <br /> AWARDS <br /> Our 4 Cottages are graded with 4 stars by the Tourism Grading Council of South Africa, Superior Accommodation by the AA and was a finalist in the 2008 AA American Express Accommodation Awards.<br /> <br /> All four the cottages are very spacious, all with own entrance, private patios and barbeque facilities. All the cottages are tastefully furnished with Cape cottage furniture and a hint of Africa to create a tasteful southern African interior, which gives a warm, homely, contemporary feel. <br /> <br /> <br /> <br /> <br /> <br /> <br /> <br /> <br /> ]]> Auberge Rozendal Winefarm http://accommodation.bookingsouthafrica.com/listing-auberge-rozendal-winefarm-216.html MjE2LTIwMTEtMDctMjkgMDk6MTI6Mjk= Thu, 15 Jun 2017 05:46:29 -0500 Guest Houses<span class="field_caption"></span>:&nbsp;Auberge Rozendal has 16 en-suite Guesthouse rooms all with terraces. Our rooms are situated between the vineyards, with majestic views of Stellenbosch and Simonsberg mountains, as well as the Table Mountain in the distance, providing an environment of beauty and tranquility. The Guesthouse rooms are decorated in a European style with a South African touch. We also have a limited number of rooms created especially with the Family in mind, each with a unique decor and luxus bath amenities. Our guests can relax at the pool, enjoy a leisurely walk, hike or bike in the adjacent forests and mountains.<br /> <br /> Our Restaurant is located in the 150 year old Manor House of Auberge Rozendal. The cuisine can be described as creative and natural with French Provencal roots. Our ingredients are always fresh, sourced from home-grown organic vegetables, fruits and herbs, as well as free-range farm eggs and milk. Other organic products are locally sourced, such as duck breast, venison and salmon trout. As a special treat, all of our three and four course set menus are introduced by an aperitif of our own internationally acclaimed Rozendal Drinking Vinegar. Meals are served either on the vine-covered veranda overlooking a tranquil lawn or in the dining room with its gallery of canvases by world famous local artists Paul Emsley, Cecil Skotnes and Larry Scully. During colder weather guests can enjoy the warmth and comfort of a roaring fireplace. Guests may partake of a full English breakfast year round. Reservations for Lunch and Dinner menus are essential. The Restaurant may be closed for Lunch and Dinner at some period during the winter (June, July or August), please enquire regarding availability when making your reservation for this time of year. <br /> <br /> The bio-dynamic Rozendal Farm produces a variety of organic products, including yoghurts and herb cream cheese from our cows' milk, several healthful herb drinking vinegars, and fresh vegetables, herbs and fruits which we use when creating the sumptuous meals that are served in the Restaurant. You may also experience the superb unfiltered Bordeaux-blend red wine harvested and created right here on the wine farm. It is a perfect accompaniment when lounging poolside, watching the sun set over Table Mountain from your Guesthouse terrace, or enjoying a fine three course menu prepared just for you in our Restaurant. The Rozendal Farm is also a great place for the family, where children can play and parents can relax. The farm animals and wildlife are also a great hit with guests of all ages.<br /> <br /> The historical village of Stellenbosch is located at the heart of The Cape Winelands, offering you the ability to take in all the Cape has to offer right from one local, Auberge Rozendal – Beaches, Championship Golf, Scenic Drives, the West Coast, Botanical Gardens, Parks, Nature Reserves, Whales, Penguins, Bird- & Wildlife, Cape Town, Designer Shopping, V&A Waterfront, Casinos, Wine & Brandy Tasting, Native Markets, Museums, Cultural Events & Festivals, and much much more! We are also just a short easy drive to/from Cape Town International Airport.<br /> <br /> ]]>