We’ve made some suggestions on how to celebrate your festive season in our blog titled "Festive-season specials: part 1", but if you need more specials to take advantage of, here are a few more options to help you enjoy your festive season!
Enjoy your festive season with one of the Indaba Hotel’s exciting meals. Whether it be the Christmas Day family lunch or its New Year’s Eve dinner dance and stay-over package, you won’t regret celebrating the holidays with either of these lively experiences.
With phenomenal food and drink, the Christmas Day family lunch special will provide a memorable meal. At R494 per person, the meal includes:
A welcome cocktail
A buffet with the traditional Christmas trimmings
Christmas cracker and a hat
All adults receive a Mowana Spa discount voucher
Children's entertainment and a colouring-in competition
A visit from Father Christmas
The Indaba Hotel’s exciting New Year’s Eve dinner dance and stay-over packages range from R1 395 to R1 980 depending on the accommodation chosen. The package is comprised of:
Dinner at Chief’s Boma restaurant
Accommodation from R1 395 per person per night for a single room, to R1 980 per room per night for a sharing room
Breakfast at Epsom Terrace Restaurant
Bookings are essential. Contact the Indaba Hotel on +27 (0)11 840 6600 or alternatively via email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
To ease your travel experience this festive season, why not hop on a Gautrain bus for only R1 per trip, regardless of whether you use the train. Simply tap your Gautrain card on boarding the bus. This offer is valid from 8 December 2017 to 14 January 2018.
Additionally, two children aged 12 years and under per family will be able to ride free on the Gautrain airport service between 8 December 2017 and 14 January 2018.
Hop on, hop off the red bus
Travel to Joburg’s trendiest spots in an informative, safe and enjoyable way when you hop on City Sightseeing’s red bus this festive season.
Buy tickets online and save:
South African pensioners pay R100 on all one-day tickets, for the Green Tour and Red City Tour, from Monday to Friday
Tickets can be bought either at the ticket office located at The Zone @ Rosebank, or on the bus at any of the stops
Tsogo Sun Sunbreaks Summer
If you have time on your hands, why not treat your family to an affordable, fun holiday spent relaxing at the pool, enjoying yourself at the spa, wining and dining, and creating special family memories? From R1 210 per room per night you and your family can enjoy:
Breakfast every morning
Two children under 18 stay and eat breakfast for free when sharing with two adults
When you book a minimum of four nights, you receive an eVoucher worth R750 to dine at any Tsogo Sun hotel-owned restaurants and bars
The deal is available until January 2018
To book, contact email@example.com or call +27 (0)86 144 7744 to secure your family getaway.
Tshikwalo Lodge in Pretoria, Tshwane, is offering a holiday programme that is sure to accommodate all types of celebrations! You can look forward to special meals and food deals, entertainment and discounted game drives – an experience that caters for all members of the family.
Good to know:
The restaurant is open daily from 7am to 9.30pm
Game drives cost R220 per adult and R110 per child
Live entertainment is on offer daily from 12pm on 3 December
On Christmas day, Father Christmas will arrive at 10am and soon after there will be a Christmas lunch buffet on offer at Tshikwalo Restaurant for R300 per adult and R200 per child. Remember to book!
A New Year’s Eve street braai will take place from 7.30pm to midnight to celebrate the new year
To get in contact with Tshikwalo Lodge and to pre-book tickets, contact +27 (0)60 988 0990 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Take a trip to the tranquil, picturesque Zwartkops Mountains, which will definitely be worth it for relaxing this festive season at Glenburn Lodge & Spa in Muldersdrift, West Rand with discounts that stretch until 14 January 2018:
For a minimum of a three-night stay, enjoy a 40% discount on hotel rooms and suites, and pay R706 to R952 per person sharing and R652 to R1 471 per person in a single room
If you stay for two nights, look forward to a 30% discount on your accommodation, paying R787 to R1 074 per person sharing and R1 074 to R1 680 per person in a single room
For a one-night stay, guests will receive a 20% discount on accommodation
On New Year’s Eve, 31 December 2017, hotel rooms will be offered from R990 per person sharing and suites from R1 400 per person sharing
Booking is essential so remember to contact Glenburn Lodge on +27 (0)11 668 1600 or email@example.com.
Kwalata Game Lodge, Dinokeng
Only 45 minutes from Pretoria, situated in the beautiful Dinokeng Game Reserve that is home to the Big Five, you’ll find Kwalata Game Lodge, which is celebrating the festive season in a relaxing and entertaining way with a holiday programme that includes:
Local arts and crafts
Programmes for children and teenagers
To find out more about pricing and to book your trip, contact Kwalata Game Lodge on +27 (0)10 007 3749, or at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Liquid Living: Emerald Resort & Casino
Enjoy your festive season in style on a houseboat on the Vaal River! Accommodation is automatically sorted and if you choose a fully catered option you don’t have to worry about feeding your family either. Instead you can enjoy the luxury houseboat as you cruise down the river.
Leriba Hotel, Tshwane
R740 per person for accommodation in a four-star luxury room
R795 per person for a night in a five-star business suite
The restaurant is open daily for breakfast, lunch and dinner from 18 December to 14 January
The offer is valid until 31 January 2018
To book your trip, contact +27 (0)12 660 3300 or email email@example.com.
R650 per room, single or sharing
Breakfast from R42
Lunch and dinner from R36
Free shuttle service to and from the Gautrain station and Wonderboom Airport
Book your celebration by contacting +27 (0)12 392 0000 or firstname.lastname@example.org to secure accommodation.
Prices are as follows:
- R900 per room on Fridays and Saturdays
- R800 per room from Sunday to Thursday
There's a 10% discount if you stay for three nights or longer.
The accommodation special is as follows:
- From 1 to 23 December, you can pay for two nights' accommodation and enjoy the third night for free
Meal specials include:
- Sunday buffet meals for R165 for adults and R95 for children
- Christmas lunch buffet for R355 for adults; a 10% discount for pensioners; R180 for children under 12; and R90 for children under 6
Soweto Outdoor Adventures
Why not spend time with your family and spend an afternoon getting your adrenaline going at Soweto Outdoor Adventures?
From R450 per person, you can go quad biking and play paintball
For R350 per person, you can try go-karting and play paintball
Target shooting costs R15 per person for 10 balls
Contact Soweto Outdoor Adventure on +27 (0)79 692 8159 / +27 (0)82 636 5300, or email email@example.com in order to book your exciting adventure this festive season.
Lion and Safari Park
If you love wildlife and being able to learn about magnificent animals, then celebrate your festive season with a thrilling 90-minute game drive in the Lion and Safari Park. The trip includes viewing of:
All the predators in the park – lions, hyenas, wild dogs and leopards
You will travel through the lion and wildlife enclosures, as well as the antelope safari area and to the habitat of three hyena species
Book by contacting the park on +27 (0)87 150 0100 or at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Best of Joburg & the Afropunk Festival By Tour2.0
Celebrate your festive season with a package that includes a variety of experiences offered by Tour2.0. For R2 999 per person, guests can look forward to the following experiences and events from 27 December 2017 to 1 January 2018:
An African documentary screening at Once in Joburg in Braamfontein
A bicycle tour around Soweto
A culinary tour
A visit to the Day ’n Night Alexandra (DNA) market and After-Dark Party in Alexandra
Passes for the Afropunk Festival, a highlight that takes place on 30 and 31 December from noon each day, providing an exciting welcome to 2018
The Sunsets and Citylights session on the rooftop of the Protea Parktonian Hotel
For a more limited version of Tour2.0’s Johannesburg experience, buy an Epic Culinary Tour and Afropunk Festival tickets at R1 999 for an adventure from 29 December to 31 December 2017, which includes:
A culinary experience of delicacies found within Alexandra, even dining with legendary musician Condry Ziqubu; the Day ‘n Night Alexandra market; and After-Dark party on 29 December 2017
Weekend passes to the Afropunk festival on 30 and 31 December
To secure a booking for either experience, contact Tour2.0 on +27 (0)12 770 3608 or email@example.com.
Fun spa stay at Emperors Palace
Want to indulge yourself this festive season? Peermont D’oreal Grande Hotel and Octavia’s Sensorium Day Spa is the place to go for five-star accommodation and a spa experience to truly help you relax. For R3 920, you can expect:
Accommodation at Peermont D’oreal Grande Hotel for two
Breakfast at Aurelia’s Restaurant
Spa treatments – including full-body Swedish massage, sauna, steam room and Roman bath – at Octavia’s Day Spa per couple
R100 gaming voucher per person per stay at Emperors Palace
The offer is valid until 31 January 2018, so make sure you book your getaway by contacting +27 (0)860 777 900, +27 (0)11 928 1928 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Quote “SPA” when booking to redeem this exciting offer.
Big Sky Ballooning
Enjoy hot-air balloon rides for discounted prices this festive season. Big Sky Ballooning is offering 7% off its prices for the month of December. They take off at sunrise and the flights are 50 to 60 minutes long.
- R8 400 for two people
- R3 500 per person for three to four people
- R3 190 per person for five to six people
- R2 890 per person for seven to eight people
- R2 590 per person for nine to 16 people
You can also enjoy hot drinks and rusks before take-off and sparkling wine after.
For more information and details on the point of departure, contact Alan on +27 (0)83 486 1308.