If you feel sorry for yourself being stuck in Pretoria over the Easter weekend and bummed that you can’t utilise all the fun public holidays end of this month, rethink the seemingly gloomy situation. Investigate our vast range of local stay-over facilities and transform it into a quick breakaway. Currently we have listed in our directory 37 bed & breakfast, 71 guest houses and 41 hotels.
We visited an exquisite lodge, a five-star hotel and a striking bed & breakfast to show you that a quick getaway is at your fingertips. Also, see below some specials you won’t be able to resist.
Casa Toscana Lodge
Set on a hill in Lynnwood overlooking Pretoria, this classic villa has been enchanting the Jacaranda city for twelve years now. With its old world charm and modern day facilities, it has the best of both worlds. Sip a cocktail next to the swimming pool and relax the afternoon away. Then sit down for a gourmet supper at the acclaimed Le Si restaurant and finish the night off with a night cap in the luxury of your room. Request a room in the quiet of the courtyard and sink down into a delectable Jacuzzi bath before you drift off to a peaceful night's rest.
Specials: R995 per couple, including a three-course dinner for two as well as a private suite with romantic extras, including champagne and foam bath.
Ladies cocktail specials every Friday afternoon and dinner dances every Saturday night with live entertainment
Irene Country Lodge
Leave the stress of the city behind you and drive to the close-by escapist spot of Irene. Smell the fresh farm air and let the calm of the lake soothe your soul. This five-star facility will make you feel like royalty with its immaculate service and facilities. All your needs will be catered for and added-on fun include complimentary volleyball, board games and a round of golf. Or take a leisurely stroll around the lake. Situated on the estate as well is the Camdeboo spa with its extensive treatments that will wipe away any remaining stress.
R625 per person sharing, bed & breakfast basis (single rates available on request)
R500 per child, inclusive of dinner, bed & breakfast and kids fun activities.
R999 per person sharing Relax & Rejuvenate special (see ad for details)
The Wardrobe Guest House
Driving past the nonchalant, seemingly normal neighbourhood wall you will be pleasantly surprised at what you find on the other side. Be wisped away to Morocco, enjoying the earthy and arty feel of this mysterious country through the hand-picked décor. Situated in the luscious green neighbourhood of Brooklyn, this charming bed & breakfast is the perfect spot for a weekend of calm. Bring a book and escape from the world for a moment, or make it a weekend of catching up with your wife. Request a room with a relaxing Jacuzzi bath to ease away your stress and bring refreshment to your soul.
Specials: R500 per person sharing, including a gourmet dinner and breakfast (R720 single rate)