Stanford is a rural town with nature, a beautiful river and history, plus it’s an easy weekend escape for Capetonians. Our Pippa De Bruyn seeks out its gems.
Blog posts: Places to stay
Find the perfect hideout, holiday house, backpackers, B&B, lodge or a great spot under the stars for your next break.
This quaint Karoo town is like a postcard from the past – and we reckon it should be your new stopover on the N1.
Easy to get to in under four hours from either Bloemfontein, Joburg and Durban, the Northern Drakensberg is an amazingly scenic getaway. Here’s our pick of the best places to stay.
Ever wanted to get so far away that nobody can find you? We scoured the country for these gorgeous mountain cabins that guarantee ultimate solitude, serenity and sublime beauty. Plus, they’re all near great hiking trails too.
We sent our professional reviewer to discover the best breaks in Paternoster – here’s her pick of where to stay in the prettiest fishing village on the West Coast.
There are so many beautiful eco-lodges around the world. From a tipi forest in New Zealand to an underwater room in Zanzibar, this is my pick of eco-lodges that are as easy on the earth as they are on the eye.
Imagine spending 18 days in the Kruger National Park? That’s what we did this May: from north to south, here are our tips for the best Kruger campsites, and where to see wildlife!
Airbnb is growing in popularity with South African travellers who want good prices while exploring our country: here is our list of beautiful spots that we’d love to stay in this summer!
A cosy cabin is bliss in winter. All you need is a fireplace and a good whisky to hide away from the world. Doesn’t that sound perfect? Yes. That’s because it is. If you’re looking for a perfect winter break, these cabins and isolated cottages across the country are great places to start.
One of the best things about a group getaway is that when everyone chips in, it can be really affordable – especially in low season. We’ve found these lovely locations all over South Africa that are perfect for a big group, and they’re all under R400 per person!