Looking for an affordable weekend break in the Karoo? These are our favourite cottages and guest farms and they’re all under R500 per person.
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.
Take a serious break from being a grown-up and book one of these glorious treehouses around South Africa.
Experience amazing wildlife when you book yourself into one of these 14 fantastic stays near Addo Elephant National Park.
￼Here are 12 must-visit spots that’ll ￼get you away from the crowds and close to simple pleasures and (if you’re lucky)￼ some delicious home-made food.
This cluster of apartment blocks and high-rise hotels on a fine stretch of beach (with a promenade to match) is one of South Africa’s most sought-after destinations.
Just three hour’s from Johannesburg is a place that will make any wildlife enthusiast rejoice. Melanie van Zyl returns to her childhood stomping ground – the Waterberg.
With miles of unspoilt white beaches and its warmer waters, Arniston is a pretty village which makes for a fantastic weekend escape. If you go now, you’ll spot some whales.
This small town in Mpumalanga has fabulous countryside views and excellent fishing options, and it’s an easy drive from Joburg.
Time for a reboot? This Western Cape town is slow, soulful, gentle and quite – and fittingly, has patchy cell reception.
4x4ing the Namib Desert is a thrilling trip, but the drive up to Namibia takes two days – these are some of the best places to stay along the way.