08 May Cosy getaways in winter
Winter guide for a cosy getaway
There is nothing better than sitting fireside at a bush lodge during winter. Winter getaways bring their own form of relaxation. Here we share a few local spots to explore during the autumn\winter season.
OLD MAC DADDY
Located in Elgin valley which is an hour out of Cape Town, “Old Mac Daddy is another accommodation establishment in the Daddy’s World stable. Always in pursuit of the humorous, the unusual, the inspiring and the easy-going, Old Mac Daddy is the countryside extension of the creative life that Daddy provides in the city.” The getaway location has been designed around a 50’s caravan holiday feel. Each trailer offers a different 50’s theme.
Activities include archery, mountain biking, nature walks, fishing and many more.
Book now: https://oldmacdaddy.co.za/aboutoldmacdaddy/
“It was in 1991 that the Lutzeyer family first set eyes on a small farm on the fynbos slopes overlooking Walker Bay – and they couldn’t believe the beauty they saw.” During your visit you can choose stay in a garden lodge, a forest lodge or a luxury private villa. Experiences include mountain biking, whale watching, walked and hikes, scenic flights, marine safari and so much more.
Book now https://www.grootbos.com/en
Angala is a 5-star sanctuary located amongst magnificent mountains in Cape Town. The hotel is “surrounded by prestigious wine farms, world class restaurants, incredible hiking and cycling, opulent shopping in Franschhoek or Stellenbosch, historic towns like Paarl and if you were to make us your base, Cape Town is only a 40 minute drive.”
Book now https://www.angala.co.za
FARMSTAYS AT ROSEMARY HILL
Located in Mooiplaats, 39 km from Kempton Park, offers a cozy getaway with a modern and clean design. Breakfast is included every morning of your stay. Guests are able to swim in the outdoor swimming pool, go hiking or cycling, or relax in the garden and use the barbecue facilities.
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