The Best Accommodation Specials in the Cape Right Now

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Treat yourself to a stay at some of the most iconic properties.

With more than 20 nominations in various categories at the 2023 World Travel Awards, Cape Town continues to spark travellers’ dreams. (The Telegraph UK ranked it as the Greatest City on Earth in 2023.) In fact, the entire Western Cape is pretty spectacular, offering towering mountains, plunging valleys, dramatic coastlines and magnificent fynbos-dotted landscapes.

Where better to experience the Cape’s peerless majesty than from a stunning bolthole? We’ve rounded up some of our favourite places to stay – from city landmarks to Winelands charmers and wilderness escapes – whose fabulous deals mean you needn’t hop on a plane to experience a postcard-worthy holiday.

Do you know of any properties offering great deals? We and our readers would love to know about them. Email us: hello@insideguide.co.za

Disclaimer: All specials and room choices subject to availability.

Accommodation specials in Cape Town

Dorp Hotel
One&Only Cape Town
Steenberg Hotel & Spa
The Alphen
The Marly

Accommodation specials out of Cape Town

Bonne Esperance Boutique Guest House
Bordeaux on Britannia
Bosjes Herehuis
Camissa Farm
Camp Canoe
Dar El Qamar
Eikehof Farm
Erinvale Estate Hotel & Spa
Grande Roche
Lanzerac Hotel & Spa
La Châtaigne
La Petite Ferme
La Roche Estate
Le Grand Jardin
Sanbona Wildlife Reserve
Stanford Valley Country Lodge
The Doolhof Hotel
The Marine Hermanus
Tsala Treetop Lodge
Vrede en Lust

Dorp Hotel

Accommodation Specials Dorp Hotel
Dorp Hotel Special Bedroom

Where Cape Town
The special For the love of winter: Stay 3 – Pay 2
Cost From R3 860 per night
When 1 June – 31 August 2024
The details Book three nights at Dorp Hotel and you’ll only pay for two during these three months. Your stay includes a full breakfast buffet daily. Some rooms have kitchens and fireplaces, some have his-and-hers bathrooms, a steam room or plunge pool, a private yard or verandah – each room is truly unique.
About Dorp defies description with its spectacular views; it is romantic, creative, whimsical, and quirky. The name means “village”, and this extraordinary hotel on the slopes of Signal Hill above Bo-Kaap offers a collection of fairytale rooms in various Georgian buildings, surrounded by an enchanting garden. The Salon is at the heart of Dorp and is where guests can enjoy delicious meals or simply relax in the beautiful space.
Good to know No alcohol is sold on the premises, but you can bring your own.
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One&Only Cape Town

Accommodation Specials One&Only Cape Town
One&Only Cape Town Special Bathroom

Where V&A Waterfront, Cape Town
The special One Escape
Cost From R9 750 per room per night
When Ongoing
The details This exceptional offer is exclusive to South African residents, so bring your ID to check-in. It includes daily breakfast and access to all of the resort’s luxurious facilities, including the Spa, Fitness Centre and Kids Club. Minimum stay of 3 or 4 nights, depending on the dates.
About One&Only’s name pretty much says it all: there really is nothing quite like this luxury resort in the heart of the V&A Waterfront. Framed by Cape Town’s iconic Table Mountain and overlooking the marina, One&Only Cape Town offers not just unprecedented luxury, but also an authentic urban escape surrounded by private waterways just a short drive from both the bustling city centre and some of the area’s best beaches. From a private spa island to world-class dining experiences and the largest rooms and suites in the city, this hotel has everything you need – and much more.
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Steenberg Hotel & Spa

Accommodation Specials Steenberg Hotel
Steenberg Hotel Special Bedroom
Steenberg Hotel Special Lounge

Where Cape Town
The special The Five Lives Package
Cost From R6 850 per couple sharing
When Until 30 September 2024
The details Living your best life (or, rather, five lives) comes easy with this winter package. Soak up the spoils with five different experiences that explore the best of Steenberg Hotel & Spa’s generous offering. In addition to a night’s luxury stay for two, enjoy:

  • a seasonal special dinner menu for two at Tryn Restaurant
  • breakfast at Bistro Sixteen82 or Tryn (or in your room)
  • a Steenberg Classic wine-tasting
  • a 60-minute back, neck and shoulder massage for two
  • use of mountain-bikes to explore the 300-hectare farm
  • a welcome bottle of Steenberg Five Lives red blend in your room
  • a welcome bottle of mineral water
  • complimentary WiFi across the hotel property
  • complimentary use of The Pool House and shower for early arrivals or late departure

About Rolling lawns, towering mountains, luxury accommodation, delicious dining, relaxing spa treatments, a championship golf course and exceptional wines. These are just a few of the delights you discover at Steenberg Hotel & Spa, situated on the Cape’s first farm (established way back in 1682), just 20 minutes from the centre of Cape Town. This five-star hotel boasts 24 elegant rooms – from premier rooms to one-bedroom suites and even a three-bedroom villa – offering undisputed luxury, spectacular views and personal service.
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The Alphen

Accommodation Specials The Alphen
The Alphen Special Bedroom
The Alphen Special Pool

Where Constantia
The special The Alphen Journey
Cost From R5 950 per room per night
When Until 31 August 2024
The details Enjoy a romantic getaway for two in the Constantia Winelands with this special offer, which includes:

  • accommodation in a Classic Suite
  • a two-course dinner for two at Blanko
  • two 60-minute massages of your choice (one per person)
  • breakfast at la Belle, or in-room
  • 30% off spa products during your stay

About Tucked away in the heart of Constantia, The Alphen Boutique Hotel & Spa offers timeless elegance, five-star service and complete luxury, with magnificent sprawling gardens, stately fireplaces, original buildings, a heated pool, a tranquil spa and three iconic restaurants. The Classic Suites combine historical charm and contemporary convenience, each boasting a spacious bedroom and sitting area, a multimedia entertainment system, an espresso machine and an opulent ensuite bathroom with a large bathtub and rain shower.
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The Marly

The Marly Special Bedroom
The Marly Pool
The Marly Bathroom

Where Camps Bay
The special The Marly Journey
Cost From R9 950 per room per night
When Until 31 August 2024
The details Enjoy a luxury seaside stay for two in a Classic Sea Facing Room at The Marly Boutique Hotel & Spa, as well as:

  • breakfast at la Belle, or in-room
  • two 60-minute massages of your choice
  • 30% off all spa products during your stay

About Perfectly positioned on Cape Town’s famous Camps Bay strip – surrounded by trendy restaurants, cafes and bars, and directly across the road from one of the city’s most beautiful beaches – The Marly Boutique Hotel & Spa is a stylish and sophisticated getaway that promises five-star service and a sense of playful luxury. The Classic Sea Facing rooms boast a spacious bedroom and lounge area, an ensuite bathroom with a large rain shower, a smart TV, a Marshall speaker, a Nespresso coffee machine and a balcony with (you guessed it) uninterrupted sea views.
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Bonne Esperance Boutique Guest House

Accommodation Specials Bonne Esperance
Bonne Esperance Special Bedroom
Bonne Esperance Special Swimming Pool

Where Stellenbosch
The special Stellenbosch Chocoholic Experience
Cost R5 795 for two guests for two nights, or R4 345 for one guest for two nights
When Until 30 September 2024
The details Love artisan chocolate? Look no further for an indulgent chocolate experience in the Stellenbosch winelands. This special package includes:

  • 2 consecutive night’s accommodation in a Deluxe Room with balcony or patio
  • a welcome package in your room, with bottle of MCC and artisan chocolate tumbles from local chocolatiers Winston and Julia
  • hospitality tray with tea, coffee (Nespresso), hot chocolate and homemade biscuits in your room
  • delicious breakfast in the breakfast room or on the verandah, with a dessert of mini-croissants and chocolate spread
  • voucher for a Chocolate and Wine Tasting at Lanzerac Wine Estate for two
  • voucher for a Chocolate and Wine Tasting at Spier Wine Estate for two
  • complimentary parking

About Built in 1907, the Victorian villa that’s now Bonne Esperance Guest House retains much of its old-world charm – complete with a wraparound verandah, decorative “broekie lace” and an authentic corner turret – while offering guests every modern luxury in the heart of Stellenbosch. You’ll find yourself on the best corner in town, diagonally opposite the beautiful Botanical Gardens and just five minutes from the centre of town, with its quaint shops and oak-lined streets. There are eight spacious and stylish Deluxe Rooms, all situated in the main house and opening onto the central courtyard and swimming pool.
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Bordeaux on Britannia

Accommodation Specials Bordeaux on Britannia
Bordeaux on Britannia Special View
Bordeaux on Britannia Special Interior

Where Britannia Bay
The special Winter Special
Cost R7 500 per night (minimum 2 nights)
When Until 31 August 2024
The details Book three nights or more at this eight-sleeper villa and get an extra night free OR book two nights midweek (Monday – Thursday) and get a third midweek night free.
About What do you get if you combine Moroccan and Greek interiors with light-drenched, laid-back West Coast style? You get this luxurious four-bedroom, four-bathroom holiday villa, set right on the beach in Britannia Bay. It boasts an indoor fireplace, a heated pool in a central courtyard, a utility room with a table-tennis table, spacious living and dining areas, spectacular views of the sea and a private boardwalk to the beach.
Good to know The villa is self-catering and comes with an onsite villa manager who attends to all housekeeping needs. Guests receive a complimentary bottle of Bordeaux on Britannia wine, specially curated by the owners for guests to enjoy.
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Bosjes Herehuis

Accommodation Specials Bosjes Herehuis
Bosjes Herehuis Special
Bosjes Herehuis Special Bedroom

Where Worcester
The special Winter Warmer Special
Cost Standard Suite: R4 930
Premier Suite: R5 525
Family Suite: R6 630
Master Suite: R6 477
Executive Suite: R6 740.50
When Until 15 August 2024
The details Stay in any room for 15% less (discounted rates above).
About Nestled between Worcester and Ceres, just a scenic 90-minute drive from Cape Town, Bosjes Herehuis is an original Cape Dutch homestead on a working family farm that doubles as an idyllic destination for anything from a family breakaway to a picture-perfect wedding. Here, surrounded by mountains, vineyards, orchards and fynbos, you can enjoy the ultimate in luxury when you stay in any of the luxurious rooms, all fitted with full ensuite bathrooms. Book a treatment at the intimate spa, explore the gorgeous gardens or dine at either of the two onsite restaurants.
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Camissa Farm

Accommodation Specials Camissa Farm
Camissa Farm Special Bedroom
Camissa Farm Special Outside View

Where Between Stellenbosch and Franschhoek
The special Pay for 2 nights, stay for 3
Cost R5 000 for two people
When July 2024
The details Book a three-night stay in the Agama Cabin and you’ll only pay for two.
About Tucked away in the beautiful Banhoek Valley – just an eight-minute drive from the historic town of Stellenbosch – Camissa Farm is surrounded by lush fynbos and spectacular mountain views. This is where you’ll find the stylish and romantic Agama Cabin, the newest of six private eco cabins on Camissa’s 60-hectare regenerative farm. With an open-plan bedroom and living area, an indoor fireplace, a fully equipped kitchenette and a private wood-fired hot tub, it’s the ultimate secluded hideaway for two.
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Camp Canoe

Accommodation Specials Camp Canoe
Camp Canoe Special Bedroom
Camp Canoe Special Interior

Where Franschhoek
The special Winter Special
Cost R6 400 for three weekday nights
When Until 31 July 2024
The details Book two weekday nights and the third is free (saving R3 200).
About Discover all that Boschendal Wine Estate has to offer (think wine tasting, seasonal picnics, soil-to-ford restaurant fare and more), then put your feet up in one of Camp Canoe’s seven secluded luxury tents, all perched on a peak with spectacular views and all the extras you could ask for. Each tent has its own wood-fired hot tub, plus a cosy indoor fireplace, a gorgeous deck with a Weber braai, a full kitchenette and a nearby dam where you can swim, sunbathe or (as the name suggests) enjoy a tranquil canoe ride.
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Dar El Qamar

Accommodation Specials Dar El Qamar
Dar El Qamar Special Bedroom
Dar El Qamar Special Interior

Where Tulbagh
The special Stay 3 nights, pay for 2
Cost R6 000 per night
When Until 31 August 2024
The details Book a three-night stay in the six-sleeper Dar El Qamar house and you’ll only pay for two.
About Could anything sound more tranquil than a wellness sanctuary in a restored 18th Century monastery? Add the scenic surroundings of Tulbagh and you’ve got the perfect retreat for six people seeking a healthy dose of peace and inspiration. Meaning “Monastery of the Moon”, Dar El Qamar is more than just a house; it’s a national monument that boasts three beautiful bedrooms and ensuite bathrooms, a fully equipped kitchen, a lounge with a fireplace and a vinyl record player, indoor and outdoor dining areas, two courtyards, a braai area and firepit, a deck and plunge pool, a sauna and yoga room, and even a treatment room for massages.
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Eikehof Farm

Accommodation Specials Eikehof Farm
Eikehof Farm Special Bedroom
Eikehof Farm Special Interior

Where Worcester
The special Winter Promotion
Cost From R2 400 per night (minimum 2 nights)
When Until 31 July 2024
The details Enjoy 20% off a two-night stay in any of the following cottages:
Oude School Huisje: a two-bedroom cottage with a private garden
Uitzicht: one king-size bed with a private garden and wood-fired hot tub
De Kippe: ideal for animal lovers, being adjacent to the chicken coop and with a charming patio overlooking the horse and donkey paddock. One king-size bed
Bergzicht: a “mountain view” cottage with one king-size bed
About Nestled on a small, boutique guest farm in the Breede River Valley – home to some incredible winemakers and a scenic 90-minute drive from Cape Town – Eikehof boasts four spacious self-catering cottages, each beautifully decorated and boasting an indoor fireplace for the ultimate cosy winter getaway. You’ll be greeted by charming farm animals and can receive farm fresh eggs from the chicken coop and seasonal produce from the organic vegetable garden upon request.
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Erinvale Estate Hotel & Spa

Accommodation Specials Erinvale Estate Hotel
Erinvale Estate Hotel Special Bedroom

Where Somerset West
The special Countryside Retreat Package
Cost R8 200 for one guest for 2 nights; R9 200 for two guests for 2 nights
When Until 31 August 2024 (ts & cs apply)
The details Experience the luxury of Erinvale Estate Hotel & Spa’s premier countryside escape, which includes:

  • accommodation in a classic room (or get a complimentary upgrade, subject to availability) in the heart of the beautifully restored heritage estate; each room weaves together the region’s rich history with bespoke details, refined finishes and timeless furnishings
  • breakfast included
  • the Bella Bacci 60-minute relaxation massage (in-room treatment) per guest
  • a complimentary bottle of Ridgeback wine

About Set in the heart of the Helderberg with iconic wine estates as neighbours, the award-winning Erinvale Estate Hotel & Spa is an unrivalled sanctuary for relaxation and rejuvenation. Suited for both romantic stays and family escapes, this is a true destination stay! Treat your tastebuds at any of the three on-site restaurants, reset your senses with a tranquil in-room spa treatment, or cosy up next to the crackling fire as you’re treated to impeccable care.
Good to know Erinvale extends its generous hospitality to every family member – including your furry friends!
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Grande Roche

Accommodation Specials Grande Roche
Grande Roche Special Terrace Suite
Grande Roche Special Interior Suite

Where Paarl
The special Pearl of Paarl Package
Cost R5 960 for two people
When Until 31 August 2024
The details Designed as a complete spoil for a romantic escape, the Pearl of Paarl package lets you unwind, dine and soak up the blissful tranquillity of this historic wine estate and its beautiful gardens. The package includes one night for two guests sharing a newly renovated Terrace Suite, plus:

  • one night’s accommodation for two guests sharing in a newly renovated Terrace Suite (Full English Breakfast included)
  • a four-course dinner experience by Chef Christiaan Campbell at The Grande Roche Restaurant
  • a bottle of Under Oaks estate wine, paired with your meal by our chefs, to be enjoyed with dinner

About Celebrating three decades as a luxury Winelands destination, Grande Roche combines 300 years of history, stunning mountain views, classic Cape Dutch architecture and productive vines right up to the doorstep. With the arrival of chef Christiaan Campbell in late 2023, it’s become an all-day dining destination, with a broadened menu offering that caters for everything from a languid breakfast to a light lunch or warm country dinner. There is a pool courtyard complete with palm trees, loungers and an indoor bar, a small treatment room for pampering and, of course, all of Paarl’s urban attractions just a short stroll away.
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Lanzerac Hotel & Spa

Accommodation Specials Lanzerac Hotel
Lanzerac Hotel Special Dining Room
Lanzerac Hotel Special Exterior

Where Stellenbosch
The special Winter in the Winelands
Cost From R7 500 per room per night
When 1 June – 31 August 2024
The details Pay for two nights at this gorgeous destination wine farm and stay for three – giving you more time to live the dream and fully enjoy the spectacular surroundings and experiences on offer.
About On a three-centuries-old wine farm, this plush hotel is filled with period grandeur and rich Cape heritage. Each room is individually decorated with elegant finishes and a unique selection of timeless pieces, and selected suites also boast private plunge pools. There is much to keep you occupied, including a world-class, view-drenched day spa. Foodies will love the variety of onsite options – from a grand, chandeliered dining room to courtyard tables under grand oak trees – not to mention a cosy pub and a winery that offers chocolate pairings.
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La Châtaigne

Accommodation Specials La Chataigne
La Châtaigne Special Kitchen

Where Franschhoek
The special Winter Discount
Cost From R2 500 per night for two-bedroom riverside cottages
From R2 900 per night for luxury one-bedroom cottages.
When Until 30 September 2024
The details Enjoy special winter rates when you stay in either a luxury one-bedroom cottage or a family-style two-bedroom cottage at La Chataigne (minimum two nights on weekends). Get 30% off all bookings.
About Just 7km from Franschhoek village – with its quaint restaurants and shops, surrounded by majestic mountains and sun-drenched vineyards – lies La Chataigne, a working farm that produces a boutique range of wines. There are two charming riverside cottages (each with two bedrooms) and three luxury one-bedroom cottages, all boasting fireplaces for cold winter nights, open-plan living and kitchen areas, private verandahs and access to either a private or shared swimming pool.
Good to know Children 12 years and under stay free
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La Petite Ferme

Accommodation Specials La Petite Ferme
La Petite Ferme Special Bedroom
La Petite Ferme Special Exterior

Where Franschhoek
The special Winter Warmer Offer (for SA residents only)
Cost From R4 000 per night (special applied)
When Until 30 September 2024
The details As winter cloaks the Franschhoek Valley in serene beauty, South African guests can enjoy a stay at Le Petite Ferme for up to 50% less, along with a complimentary three-course dinner at La Petite Ferme restaurant during your stay.
The special Linger Longer Offer (for international guests)
Cost From R5 400 per night (special applied)
When Until 30 September 2024
The details Celebrate the wonder of the winter season with this exclusive offer for international guests: Stay three nights and get 50% off your third night.
About Situated on the edge of town in a breathtaking hillside setting, La Petite Ferme produces superb small-batch wines. The charming, glass-fronted restaurant serves farm-fresh seasonal dishes, overlooking an expansive lawn dotted with roaming peacocks. But the star of the show is the boutique hotel, with 15 individually decorated, elegant rooms: five beautiful Vineyard Suites (each with their own private pool), five Manor House Suites and five newly launched Winery Suites.
Good to know Your stay includes a tasting of La Petite Ferme’s bespoke wine portfolio.
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La Roche Estate

Accommodation Specials La Roche Estate
La Roche Estate Special Bedroom
La Roche Estate Special Outside

Where Franschhoek
The special 20% off a two-night stay
Cost Pinot Noir Suite: R5 332,80 for two nights on weeknights, R5 979,20 for two nights on weekends
Chardonnay Suite: R6 302,40 for two nights on weeknights, R7 110,40 for two nights on weekends
Family Suite: R10 665,60 for two nights on weeknights, R11 312 for two nights on weekends
When Until 31 July 2024
The details Receive a 20% discount when booking two nights in any of La Roche’s accommodation options. Stay in either the Pinot Noir Suites or the Chardonnay Suite to enjoy a private wood-fired hot tub, an outdoor braai area and an indoor fireplace, plus a welcome basket and a raw breakfast basket.
About Just five kilometres from the centre of Franschhoek, La Roche Estate looks like something out of a postcard or romantic movie. Picture sprawling, sun-drenched vineyards, beautifully manicured gardens and even a unique wedding venue that’s built on an island in the middle of a tranquil lake – all backed by the region’s majestic mountains, which form the perfect frame. Choose from three Luxury Suites – each boasting a private hot tub and breathtaking views of the surrounding vineyards and mountains – or the three-bedroom Luxury Family Suite, which has its own outdoor boma and pool area.
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Le Grand Jardin

Accommodation Specials Le Grand Jardin
Le Grand Jardin Special Bedroom

Where Stellenbosch
The special The Le Grand Domaine Wine Experience package
Cost From R85 800 for two nights half-board (includes breakfast and dinner daily for up to 12 guests)
When Until 30 September 2024
The details Book a two-night stay (minimum six adults) at the exclusive-use Le Grand Jardin Villa and enjoy an elaborate Le Grand Domaine wine-tasting experience for the duration of your stay at just R1 770 extra per person. The package includes:

  • a blind tasting in a candlelit cellar, followed by a pizza evening
  • a walk through the vineyards to understand the origin of a great wine
  • a barrel-tasting experience with the head winemaker at Le Grand Domaine Wine Cellar
  • cheese and salad platters for lunch
  • a wine-blending competition, followed by a blind tasting
  • dinner and a five-course wine pairing at the Grand Domaine Enoteca
  • a farm-style hangover burger brunch in the glasshouse, or brunch bubbles and a tasting board
  • all meals and wine

About Follow the white rabbit into a hidden, magical wonderland – surrounded by rose bushes, lavender fields and rolling lawns – in the historic town of Stellenbosch. Le Grand Jardin is an exclusive-use Villa that accommodates up to 12 guests in absolute comfort and luxury. With three bedrooms in the Pool Pavilion and three bedrooms in the Manor House, there are plenty of spaces to choose from, not to mention a Victorian glasshouse, a sizable swimming pool, a steam room, a hot tub and even a fairground carousel.
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Sanbona Wildlife Reserve

Accommodation Specials Sanbona Wildlife Reserve
Sanbona Wildlife Reserve Special Lounge
Sanbona Wildlife Reserve Special Animals

Where Near Montagu
The special Embrace Winter’s Tranquillity
Cost R6 480 per person sharing per night; R8 425 per single room per night
When 1 June – 31 August 2024
The details Book a suite at either the thatched Gondwana Family Lodge or the elegant Tilney Manor and you’ll also get to enjoy:

  • 2 daily nature drives
  • guided wilderness walks (by prior arrangement)
  • all meals included
  • a limited selection of house beers, wines and soft drinks
  • on-drive snacks and drinks

About Tucked beneath the Warmwaterberg Mountains in the heart of the Little Karoo, Sanbona is the Western Cape’s answer to a luxe safari experience. The 62 000-hectare Big Five reserve offers the type of immersion in nature that’s hard to come by, with game-viewing drives, nature walks, ancient Khoi-San rock-art sites, birdwatching, stargazing (it is Karoo big-sky country, after all) and indoor and outdoor dining options. Each lodge has its own Relaxation Retreat for pampering treatments.
Good to know The rate excludes the conservation levy (R190 per adult per day). When booking for your honeymoon or anniversary, you’ll receive a complimentary bottle of bubbly, a welcome platter, romantic turn-down, a private bush picnic and an in-room dining experience on one of the evenings of your stay. Children over 12 are permitted at Tilney Manor (at the same rate).
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Stanford Valley Country Lodge

Accommodation Specials Stanford Valley Country Lodge
Stanford Valley Country Lodge Special

Where Stanford
The special Winter Special
Cost R1 400 per person sharing per night (minimum two nights’ stay)
When June + July 2024
The details Treat yourself and a partner to two nights in an ensuite double room (with a fireplace) at Stanford Valley Country Lodge, as well as:

  • welcome bubbly
  • full farm breakfast
  • a three-course dinner
  • afternoon tea with cake of the day
  • use of the spa’s wood-fired sauna and a 25% discount on spa treatments

About Just 90 minutes from Cape Town, Stanford Valley Country Lodge is perfectly positioned on a magnificent 440-hectare farm in the verdant Klein River Valley. There, surrounded by rolling, sun-drenched lawns and sweeping mountain views, you’ll find luxurious accommodation (with a fireplace to huddle by on those chilly winter nights), delicious dining options at the onsite Manor House restaurant, a beautiful spa in the historic milkshed and more than enough to see and do on the neighbouring farms and in the nearby village of Stanford.
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The Doolhof Hotel

Accommodation Specials Doolhof Hotel
Doolhof Hotel Special Lounge
Doolhof Hotel Special Bedroom

Where Wellington
The special Exclusive Getaway Package
Cost R9 500 per couple
When Until 31 August 2024
The details Experience the perfect blend of luxury, relaxation and culinary delight with this exclusive package for two, including:

  • a two-night stay at The Doolhof Hotel on Doolhof Wine Estate
  • welcome drinks upon arrival
  • daily breakfast at the hotel
  • lunch at Mila Restaurant OR Lounah Café
  • dinner at the hotel OR Festa Restaurant
  • wine-tasting at Doolhof Estate
  • coffee-tasting with Monarch Coffee Cartel (at the hotel)
  • a 10% discount on an e-ride experience at the estate

About Nestled in a beautiful valley in Wellington, this elegant Cape Dutch manor house offers guests five-star luxury, spectacular mountain and vineyard scenery, creative cuisine, a grand pool, a tranquil spa, various hiking and biking trails and – of course – superb wine-tasting experiences. There are six individually decorated luxury suites in the main house (three Elegant Suites and three Loft Rooms), as well as a freestanding thatched cottage for those wanting extra privacy.
Good to know Cape Town-based guests who participate in this promotion stand a chance to win a Helicopter Picnic at Doolhof (T&Cs apply).
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The Marine Hermanus

Accommodation Specials The Marine Hermanus
The Marine Hermanus Special
The Marine Hermanus Special Bedroom

Where Hermanus
The special The Wellness Escape Package
Cost From R8 000 per night for two people sharing, subject to availability
When Until 30 September 2024
The details This special winter wellness package has everything you need for a thoroughly pampering and restorative treat. Welcoming you with a fresh green juice on arrival, the package includes (per person):

  • a 45-minute back, neck and shoulders Swedish massage
  • a 60-minute body wrap spa treatment (including exfoliation, scalp massage, Vichy shower in the DermaLife capsule)
  • breakfast
  • a three-course dinner (excluding beverages)
  • overnight accommodation

About The champagne air of Hermanus in the cooler months is an invitation to kick back and relax. This town is all about cliff-path walks, wondrous whale-watching and warm hospitality… Add rejuvenating spa treatments and a delightful dinner, followed by a stay at The Marine, and you have all you need to cocoon, rejuvenate and recharge. The iconic hotel’s enviable cliff-hugging location, spa, restaurants and five-star facilities make it a sought-after year-round destination – especially in winter, when you can watch the whales in comfort, whether it’s from your sea view room, the heated saltwater swimming pool, the restaurant or the delightful sun lounge over afternoon tea or sundowners
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Tsala Treetop Lodge

Accommodation Specials Tsala Treetop Lodge
Tsala Treetop Lodge Special
Tsala Treetop Lodge Special Exterior

Where Between Knysna and Plettenberg Bay
The special SA Rates Special
Cost Luxury Suite: From R8 035 per night (low season); from R10 710 per night (High Season)
Luxury Villa (2 Bedroom): From R10 445 per night (low season); from R13 925 per night (High Season)
When Ongoing, excludes peak season (18 December 2024 – 10 January 2025)
The details South African guests can experience the ultimate luxury escape with a huge saving, thanks to the SA resident rates offer of up to 40% off (except in peak season). This offer includes luxury accommodation for two in a Treehouse Suite or Two Bedroom Villa, as well as daily breakfast for two.
About With its idyllic forest setting, inspired architecture and the celebrated temperate climate of the Garden Route, Tsala Treetop Lodge provides the perfect backdrop for a winter retreat. Each luxurious suite and villa is designed for ultimate relaxation, with thoughtful amenities and breathtaking views. Curl up by the fireplace, dine at any of the three onsite restaurants, unwind on your private deck with splash pool or pamper yourself with rejuvenating spa and wellness treatments in the privacy of your private treetop hideaway.
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Vrede en Lust

Accommodation Specials Vrede en Lust
Vrede en Lust Special Bedroom

Where Near Franschhoek
The special Winter Accommodation Special
Cost Luxury Vineyard Suites: From R2 670 per suite per night
Jonkmanshuis Cottages: From R4 195 per unit per night
Manor House: From R22 950 per night (exclusive use only)
When Until 31 August 2024
The details Stay longer for less in any of Vrede en Lust’s tranquil accommodation. You can book three nights for the price of two, OR pay for two nights and get a three-course dinner and a bottle of premium wine included in the price. Breakfast is also included, as is a wine-tasting during your stay.
About Vrede en Lust is a short drive from the picturesque town of Franschhoek. Established as a working wine farm in 1688, the family-owned estate, with its Cape Dutch manor house and historic farm buildings, is a beautiful blend of old and new. There’s the eight-sleeper villa (the original manor house, dating back to 1796), 10 luxury vineyard suites for two, and three picturesque Jonkmanshuis Cottages (sleeping four each), plus conference and event facilities, a magical wedding venue and two onsite restaurants. With a spread of formal and informal gardens, a swimming pool (reserved for hotel guests), lawns, towering oaks and enticing trails leading into the vine-clad lower slopes of the Simonsberg, it’s a place to explore and unwind.
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The Inside Guide has made every effort to ensure that the information in this post was correct at the time of publication. However, we do not assume any liability caused by errors, such as price, cost, time, and location.

Time of publication: 30 May 2024

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  1. Daniel sidis

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