There is little doubt that South Africa has a few stunning cities and cities to explore, but if you’re bored with the same old hotel or guest house offerings, visit these cool places in South Africa:
1. Gnome cottage, Clarens
If you wish to holiday like a hobbit, look no further than Gnome cottage in Clarens. The shape of the house is Instagram-worthy enough, however the list of near attractions – as well as horse-riding, spa treatments and game viewing guarantees a weekend to recollect. At only R630 per night for 2 guests, it’s gnome mystery why travellers like it.
2. 29 Maxie Drive, Velddrif
you can’t get any closer to the water than 29 Maxie Drive. The property has its own jetty for boat lovers – and both an inside and outside pool if you are not partial to the open waters. The house is provided for families with a gaming table and tennis court, six bedrooms and 3 garages. From R3000 per night for the whole unit.
3. Kagga-Kamma Cave & Hut Suites
The Bushman reside the Cedarburg offers guests an option between thatched rondavels or uncommon Cave Suites designed into the mountain. Otherwise you could eschew four walls entirely and sleep in a usual out of doors setting – an expensive bed and toilet within the open veldt. That is right – there aren’t any walls to spoil the Karoo views.
4. Osfontein corbelled guesthouse, Carnarvon
Corbelled homes are distinctive to South Africa and nearly only seem within the Carnarvon region. If you wish to get away to the centre of nowhere (with Karoo stars and candles to light your way), the corbelled house at Osfontein is that the ideal place to spend the night. Priced from R950 for 2 individuals per night.
5. The red devil, Robertson
If you like to leave the driving up to somebody else, you can hop on the red devil to catch a ride from Cape Town to Robertson. The package includes a Ceres Rail ticket, 3nights accommodation at Gubas DE Hoek and a bottle of Robertson wine to sweeten the deal. From only R2700 per person sharing.