Take A Trip: Mother’s Day Destinations

Here are some Mother’s Day (Sunday 12 May) and Father’s Day (Sunday 16 June) Specials being offered by first rate properties around the country.

TUNE IN NOW

From a 360-degree view of mountains, river and the Indian ocean, to 5-star luxury in an old power station, to a peaceful countryside boutique hotel that offers fine dining and fly- fishing – to help you celebrate and spoil and treat your mum and dad.

Travel blogger, Di Brown will join our host, Ondela M live in the studio at 12h30 today to discuss some areas our listeners can visit with their Moms in the Paarl, Stellies, and Montague areas.

The 5-star Sky Villa Boutique Hotel of the Cape Summer Villa Collection in Plettenberg Bay offers the ultimate escape with its warm hospitality, cutting-edge design, light-filled interiors, contemporary colours, soft furnishings and lush indigenous gardens and on Sunday 12 May at the Mother’s Day Lunch your Mom will receive a complimentary glass of wine or, if preferred a gin & tonic plus a small gift.  Contact: Tel: +27 87 550 2967 / 082 767 3393 / Email: info@skyvilla.co.za

The 5-star Turbine Boutique Hotel and Spa, situated on Thesen Harbour Town, Knysna is featuring Minx , a violinist for Mother’s Day on Sunday 12 May; and Olga, an accomplished pianist on Father’s Day Sunday 16 June, at the Island Café’s Sunday Buffet from 12.30 – 16:00 – only R205 per person- children less 50%.   The Turbine’s accommodation comprises luxury rooms, standard rooms, a honeymoon suite and two self-contained suites; and is home to the Island Café Restaurant and the Gastro Pub, which offers classic pub meals with a delicious twist and lagoon sunset views. For bookings call Reservations on 044 302 5746 or email reservations@turbinehotel.co.za

FOLLOW US ON INSTAGRAM

And in Mpumalanga, the exclusive 5-star boutique hotel near Dullstroom Walkersons Hotel & Spa, with its well known restaurants, The Flying Scotsman and Terrace, has a delicious Mother’s Day 2-course Lunch menu  that will delight your mum –  crusty bread dippers with olive tapenade and hummus, a choice of Chicken Schnitzel or the Lady’s Fillet or Grilled and Spiced Rainbow Trout; and of course the desserts – Strawberry Cheese cake with fruit compote and sorbet, warm Chocolate pudding with mint ice cream or home-made Fruit jelly with vanilla anglaise and edible flower garnish. And a reminder of Walkersons wonderful Midweek Special,  valid for May, June and July, 2019 – book a Midweek Stay at the hotel (hotel rooms only)and save 40% on a Bed and Breakfast, or Dinner, Bed and Breakfast basis. Reservations on 013 253 7000 or email reservations@walkersons.co.za

…and from the Cape Country Routes (CCR) South Africa, a leading group of owner operated and managed accommodation and activity establishments, located on the scenic and historic routes in the Western,  Eastern and Northern Cape – more than 20 – all carefully selected for their character, charm and romance – privately owned hotels, lodges and guest houses.

De Hoop Collection in the De Hoop Nature Reserve – only a three hours drive from Cape Town on the world renowned Garden and Whale routes with a wide range of accommodation types for all budgets – has a wonderful Mother’s Day lunch lined up for Sunday 12 May; while for Father’s Day there is Dinner on Saturday 15 June and lunch on Sunday 16 June with musician Pappa Jerry providing the live music. T’s & C’s apply. Enquiries: info@capecountryroutes.com  www.capecountryroutes.com

De Zeekoe Guest Farm situated just 7 kms outside Oudtshoorn in the Garden Route’s Klein Karoo has two fabulous offers for both Mother’s and Father’s Day – all mother and father in-house guests on the two days  are offered a free body massage. T’s & C’s apply. Enquiries: info@capecountryroutes.com  www.capecountryroutes.com

D’Olyfboom Family Estate in Paarl and Naries Namakwa Retreat in Springbok are offering Mother’s and Father’s Day treats – a terrific 10% off any accommodation plus a special gift. Bookings essential – please use Mothersday or Fathersday when booking to obtain the special rate. T’s & C’s apply. Enquiries: info@capecountryroutes.com  www.capecountryroutes.com

The elegant award-winning Eendracht Hotel & Apartments is situated in the heart of the oldest part of Stellenbosch. This luxurious establishment has a Special offer for Mother’s and Father’s day –  Buy one night, get one free must include Sunday night (Sunday 12 May or Sunday 16 June) and either the Saturday or Monday night. Different rates for different room categories apply. T’s & C’s apply. Enquiries: info@capecountryroutes.com  www.capecountryroutes.com

TAKE A TRIP WITH ONDELA M

For a Mother’s or Father’s Day treat to beat all treats do the 3-Day Karoo Experience at the 3-star New Holme Country House situated within the newly proclaimed Karoo Gariep Nature Reserve – and experience the Shy 5 night mammals – Aardwolf, Aardvark, Black Footed Cat, Porcupine and Bat Eared Fox; the birds of the Karoo, Koi history, etchings and the best Karoo cuisine.  The 3-day experience includes breakfast and dinners, a braai in the veld, a Sunset drive to view hippos and buffalo, the Shy 5-Night Drive (2.5 hours and 20km), an early morning birding drive with snacks in the veld, a birding and game drive, a night-drive (with spotlight), a Koi etching walk (a 10km drive and a 1km walk) and a game and birding drive followed by sundowners. Cost: R2 650 per person (all inclusive) (minimum per group -four and maximum 10 (10 guests are recommended) Times change as season’s (summer / winter) change. T’s & C’s apply. Enquiries: info@capecountryroutes.com  www.capecountryroutes.com

Supertubes Guest House, Jeffreys Bay in the Eastern Cape and a stone’s throw from the famous surfing beach of Jeffreys Bay has a ‘super-duper’ Mother’s and Father’s Day offer for guests – a free bottle of CCR house wine and flowers.  T’s & C’s apply. Enquiries: info@capecountryroutes.com  www.capecountryroutes.com

The Zuurberg Mountain Village in the Eastern Cape, a 150 year old hotel of historical delight situated high up on the Zuurberg Pass in malaria-free Addo knows that Sunday lunches are all about raising a glass and reconnecting with family and friends while enjoying hearty dishes that smell like your grandmother’s kitchen. So create some lifelong memories this Mother and Father’s Day with these specials: celebrate Mother’s Day with a traditional 5-course Sunday lunch of soup, a buffet of salads and seafood, three meats from the carvery, fresh seasonal veggies and a variety of delicious desserts at R210.00 per adult / R100.00 per child 3 to 12 years; while the Father’s Day hearty lunch menu with Lentil and Vegetable soup, Penne Pasta, Curried Butternut and Cucumber salad,  Calamari and Snoek Pate, Mussels in creamy white wine sauce; Carvery selection – Rump of Beef, Roasted Leg of Venison, Roasted Chicken served with seasonal vegetables plus a wide selection of delicious desserts, will definitely please Dad – R190.00 per adult/R80.00 per child 3 to 12 years – (no charge for children under 3 years for both lunches). Both Luncheons are 12:30 for 13:00 – a deposit will be required to secure your booking. T’s & C’s apply. Enquiries: info@capecountryroutes.com  www.capecountryroutes.com

Take advantage of the charming 4-star Montagu Country Hotel in Montagu Winter specials on accommodation valid from 1 May to 30 September 2019 (excludes Wacky Wine 7 – 9 June 2019):The Classic: Bed and Breakfast rates per person sharing range from R600 (1-night) to R1 950 (5-nights); The Luxury: Bed and Breakfast – R770 to R2 500 (single supplements available); and you definitely do not want to  miss the Mother’s and Father’s Day Special Lunches on Sunday 12 May and 16 June.

For the Mother’s Day Buffet you can expect Roast Garlic and Potato Soup; Sundried Tomato and Feta Quiche; Cape Malay Curried Fish; various salads, Smoked Chicken and Roasted Garlic Aioli Noodle salad; also Prune Stuffed Pork Neck; Chicken, Olive and Bacon Pie; Red Wine Braised Oxtail  – finishing off with Sticky Toffee Pudding and a Cheese Platter with Biscuits and Preserves; and Dad’s Buffet will include French Onion Soup; Mediterranean Vegetable Skewer; Local Smoked Trout and Cream Cheese mould; Moroccan Lamb Curry or Coq au Vin or Smoked Pork Neck and the dessert – Cape Brandy Pudding, with homemade beer ice cream and a Cheese Platter.  The Buffet lunches (R190 per person) are VERY popular so booking is essential. T’s & C’s apply. Enquiries: info@capecountryroutes.com  www.capecountryroutes.com

 

For further information, images and to arrange possible media visits please contact Theresa Gibbon – theresa@theresagibbonpr.co.za / 082 820 8437.

 

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

nike tn pas cher nike tn 2015 air max tn pas cher nike air max pas cher air max pas cher nike air max 90 chaussure louboutin pas cher louboutin pas cher soldes louboutin pas cher air jordan pas cher air jordan site officiel nike air jordan pas cher barbour paris barbour pas cher barbour soldes hogan outlet hogan outlet online scarpe hogan outlet moncler outlet moncler outlet online moncler sito ufficiale woolrich outlet woolrich outlet online woolrich sito ufficiale burberry outlet burberry outlet online burberry sito ufficiale abercrombie milano abercrombie milano sito ufficiale abercrombie outlet peuterey outlet peuterey outlet online peuterey sito ufficiale