Thursday, February 25, 2010

Guest House – Tergniet, Great Brak River, Mossel Bay

Guest House in the Garden Route of South Africa

C` the View Guest House, in the heart of the world famous Garden Route of South Africa, is a magnificent three-story Mediterranean style home.

Beach front guest house in Great Brak River

C` the View Guest House is located on the beachfront of Tergniet in Great Brak River.

Guest house with sea facing bedrooms

All bedrooms and entertainment areas in this guest house are sea facing with sliding doors opening onto balconies with breathtaking views over the ocean.

Watch the whales from the Jacuzzi in Great Brak River

Facilities at C` the View Guest House includes a splash pool, guest lounges, mini kitchenettes, braai facilities, a pool table and a Jacuzzi from where you can watch the whales with a cocktail in your hand!

Honeymoon Accommodation in Mossel Bay

The romantic and up market guest house on the beach offers the ideal accommodation for your honeymoon or special occasion.

Accommodation for Business Travelers and Holiday Makers

C’The View Guest House is centrally located between George and Mossel and within easy reach of tourism attractions and activities the Garden Route offers. Both Holiday makers and business travelers will find this the perfect place to stay!

Luxury accommodation at budget rates in Mossel Bay Area
C `the View Guest House offers guests home comforts and luxury accommodation right on the beach in the Garden Route at budget rates.

Guest House approximately 30 km’s from the George Airport
Sea view guest house situated approximately 15 minutes and 30kms’ from the George airport.

For more information on C’ The View Guest House
click here

Wednesday, February 17, 2010

Aziza Guest House – Bed and Breakfast accommodation in George

George Accommodation

Aziza Guest House provides stylish bed and breakfast accommodation in George in the Garden Route of South Africa.

Guest House Accommodation in George

At Aziza Guest House guests can relax in the tranquility of a lush subtropical garden and be refreshed around the sparkling swimming pool.

Each of the en-suite double bedrooms are beautifully decorated and comfortable and has its own private entrance.

Bed and Breakfast accommodation in George

Assurance of lasting memories of a delicious breakfast, served on the superb terrace, with the Outeniqua Mountains as a back drop.

Overnight accommodation in George

AZIZA Guesthouse - The nearest Golf Course is only 2 kms away. The guesthouse is within walking distance of the nearest country walks and 1 km from the centre of town. Both holiday makers and business persons will find Aziza Guest House centrally located for overnight and holiday accommodation.

For more information and contact details click here

Tuesday, February 16, 2010

De Brak Gallery – Great Brak River/ Mossel Bay

Places to Visit in Great Brak River/ Mossel Bay

Garden Route Art Galleries

De Brak Gallery in Great Brak River is owned by interior decorator and art lover, Heleen Coertze. The Gallery offers a variety of sculptures, paintings, photographs, furniture and much more.

Mossel Bay Art Galleries

South African Artists

Heleen sources sculptures, paintings, photographs from around the country. Anna Swart, Anton Smit and Spies Venter are amongst the names in here collection.

Garden Route Interior Decorating

Before moving to Great Brak River Heleen was involved with no less than 3 interior shops in Pretoria! This lady really knows how to her way in making the ordinary look glamorous. If you are planning a revamp for your house or need to start from scratch - Heleen Coertze is the lady for the job!!!

For more information and contact details click here

Resting Palms B&B in Great Brak River/ Mossel Bay

Resting Palms B&B in Great Brak River/ Mossel Bay

Bed and Breakfast Accommodation in Great Brak River/ Mossel Bay

Resting Palms Bed and Breakfast is situated between George and Mossel Bay in the coastal Village of Great Brak River.

Great Brak River Accommodation

Here you are within walking distance to the river in Great Brak River and within easy driving distance to shops, restaurants, many of the tourist attractions, activities and golf courses.

En-suite rooms in Great Brak River

Resting Palms B&B, offers stylish yet comfortable accommodation in Great Brak River where you will feel right at home. The five individually decorated en-suite bedrooms each have an outside entrance ensuring your privacy.

For more information and contact details on Resting Palms B&B click here

“Nagenoeg” Holiday flat in Jeffrey’s Bay

Jeffrey’s Bay Accommodation

Centrally located in Jeffery’s Bay and only 100 meters from the beach holiday makers and travelers can stay in the comfort of a fully equipped self catering holiday flat.

Self Catering Flat in Jeffrey’s Bay

The flat offers a double en-suite bedroom, kitchen and lounge area where two more persons can be accommodated. This is ideal for families with children. In front of the flat there is a built in braai and under cover parking behind the lockup gate.

Affordable Accommodation in Jeffrey’s Bay

Accommodation rates at “Nagenoeg Holiday Flat” are very affordable and special discounts are available for long stays.

Holiday house in Jeffrey’s Bay

A 3 bedroom self catering holiday house accommodating up to 8 persons is available right next to this flat.

For more information and contact details click here

Three bedroom Self Catering house in Jeffery’s Bay

Self catering Holiday Accommodation in Jeffery’s Bay

”Na Genoeg” is a three bedroom self catering holiday house Jeffreys Bay. The house is located approximately 100meters from the beach in Jeffreys Bay

Self Catering Accommodation in Jeffreys Bay

This holiday home in Jeffreys Bay offers three bedrooms, an open plan lounge, dining room and kitchen. As well as a sunroom leading to an under cover outside braai area and large garden. The house is fully equipped and all you need to bring along is yourself, groceries, towels, sheets and pillow cases.

Holiday Accommodation in Jeffreys Bay

“Na Genoeg Holiday Home” offers the perfect accommodation for holidaymakers in Jeffreys Bay.

For more information, contact details and rates click here

Shark Cage Diving in Gansbaai with Marine Dynamics.

Encounters with the Great White Shark

Marine Dynamics, a diving operation specializing in encounters with the Great White Shark (Carcharodon carcharias), is based in the fishing village of Gansbaai, Western Cape, South Africa.

Shark Cage Diving in Gansbaai

* Breakfast is provided at the restaurant before the boat launch.

* Every trip is preceded by a brief introductory talk about the route and what to look out for.

* The launching time of the trip will be confirmed the day before, as it mat change due to weather and tide conditions, arriving at the anchoring spot in 20 to 25 minutes.

* The anchor is lowered, the cage goes into the water, a scent trial is made, and we settle down.

* Final preparations for the diving are made, and the rest of the day is spent watching, diving and enjoying the day enjoying

* Weather permitting a trip to Dyer Island, is made after spending time with the sharks. Here you can view African penguins, Cape cormorants and many other species. Neighbouring Dyer Island is Geyser Rock, home to thousands of Cape Fur Seals. The stretch of water between the two islands is Shark Alley. The colony is thriving and there is always lots of activity, especially around November time when the tiny pups are born.

After about 3 to 4 hours, depending on the day, we head back to land. Should you wish to return to shore earlier, a transfer can be arranged.

Adventure activities in South Africa

For contact details to make your booking or to obtain more information click here

Blue Crane Farm Shop – Heidelberg, Western Cape

Blue Crane Farm Shop – Heidelberg, Western Cape

Blue Crane Farm Shop is located 3km west of Heildelberg along the N2 highway in the Western Cape. Here you can relax, enjoy the beauty of the surroundings and the warm South African hospitality.

South African hospitality

The shop at Blue Crane Farm Stall is stocked with a wide variety of gifts, home bakes, dried fruit, nuts, biltong, homemade jams and preserves. Many of these products are made at the Blue Crane Farm Shop by Keith - the singing Greek/welsh cook, Philippa and their production team.

Coffee Shop along N2 highway – Heidelberg, Western Cape

The coffee shop offers inside and outdoor seating from where you have a view of the surrounding landscape. A variety of delicious light meals and fresh home bakes are served in the coffee shop at Blue Crane Farm Stall. The homemade pies are very popular! Once you have tasted one you will be hooked! Where possible all ingredients used are free range and organic. Vegetables & herbs used in the Blue Crane kitchen are from Philippa’s Garden where angels dance!

Farm Stall in the Western Cape of South Africa

Blue Crane Farm Shop is open 7days a week from 8am till 5pm.

For contact details and more information click here

Beauchamp Place Guest House – Knysna, Garden Route

Guest House accommodation in Knysna

Beauchamp Place is a 3 star Guest House in Knysna. The Guest House is located on the Old Cape Road alongside the Knysna Lagoon. Here visitors can enjoy the friendly atmosphere and breathtaking views synonymous with the Garden Route.

Lagoon facing guest rooms in Guest House

All bedrooms at Beauchamp Place are lagoon facing and have their own entrance and patios.
Some of the rooms are fitted with kitchenettes and have the most stunning views of the lagoon and distant Knysna Heads.

Guest House in Knysna with Swimming Pool

Guests at Beauchamp Place Guest House in Knysna can relax in the cosy lounge with fireplace or at the solar heated pool with braai area.

Bed and Breakfast Accommodation at Beauchamp Place Guest House – Knysna

The Full English and Continental breakfasts are personally prepared and served by the hosts which you can enjoy on the veranda or breakfast room, both of which afford picturesque views of the heads.

Take advantage of all that Knysna has to offer by staying at the guest house that offers it all.

For contact details and more information click here

Friday, February 12, 2010

Villa Brigitte Guest House in George, Garden Route

Villa Brigitte Guest House in George

The beautiful four star Guest House Villa Brigitte is situated in Heatherlands, a quiet and upmarket suburb in the heart of George. The centrally located Guest House offers the ideal accommodation for both golfers, holiday makers, tourist and business persons.

Only 50meters from George Golf Course

George is a golfers paradise and Villa Brigitte is the place to stay as the house is only 50 meters from the well known George Golf Course. Other golf courses in the area include Fancourt, Oubaai, Pezula, Simola and Pinnacle Point, to mention only a few!

Guest house accommodation in George

The Guest House offers accommodation in 5 luxurious double rooms at very reasonable rates. All rooms have a shower en-suite and the master suite also has a bath. An extra bathroom in the house is available to guests who wish to relax in a bath.

Bed and Breakfast Accommodation

Depending on your preference, Full English and Continental Breakfasts are served either on the patio or in the dining room.

For contact details and more information on Villa Brigitte Guest House click here

Stormsriver Accommodation - Tsitsikamma Backpackers

Stormsriver Accommodation - Tsitsikamma Backpackers

Tsitsikamma Backpackers offers a unique Eco-friendly tranquil environment situated in Stormsriver Village, surrounded by the magnificent Tsitsikamma forest and mountains.

Affordable accommodation in Stormsriver

The Tsitsikamma Backpackers Lodge offers dorm and double accommodation as well as tented accommodation. All in a magnificent one acre garden setting with rolling lawns and unsurpassed views of the mountains.

Things to do & Place to visit in Stormsriver

A host of activities are offered and include the internationally acclaimed "Tsitsikamma Canopy Tour", Mountain Biking, Forest Hikes, and Snorkelling in a Marine Reserve, all within a stone's throw of Tsitsikamma Backpackers. The world's Highest Bungi is a mere 20 minutes away!

For contact details and more information in the Tsitsikamma Backpackers click here

Woodcutters Journey – Stormsriver Adventures

Woodcutters Journey - Stormsriver Adventures

Join Stormsriver Adventures on their Woodcutters Journey.

Things to do and places to visit in Stormsriver

A journey down the old Storms River pass, and experience the indigenous forest from the comfort of a specially designed vehicle.

Experience the indigenous forest!

Follow the elephant trail down to the water, passing tree ferns, stinkwoods, yellow woods and many other tree species, whilst hearing about the history of the area and the local flora and fauna. Watch out for a glimpse of the elusive Narina Trogan and the inquisitive Knysna Loeire who enjoys the tranquil shade of the leafy canopy.

Lunch in Stormsriver

Stop and relax where wagons, since the last century, have and enjoy a light lunch or tea next to the Storms River.

Departure times vary to meet your schedules, with a variety of food menus available on request.
For contact details and more information on the Woodcutters Journey Click here

Tsitsikamma Canopy Tour – Treetop tours in Stormsriver

Stormsriver Adventures

Come to South Africa for the adventure of a lifetime with Stormsriver Adventures in the heart of the Tsitsikamma Forest on the Garden Route.

Tsitsikamma Tree Top Canopy Tour

The canopy tour involves traversing from one platform to another along a steel cable suspended up to 30 meters above the forest floor.

Adventures in the Tsitsikamma Forest

From the start on the launch platform a new world unfolds as one gently glides on a steel cable to the first tree platform. All groups are escorted through the forest canopy by a lead guide and a follow guide to ensure your safety as you slide from tree to tree. The platforms, built high up in the giant Outeniqua Yellowwoods, provide an unbelievable view of this enchanting new world - any fear of heights is soon lost as you gather in your new surroundings...

Tsitsikamma Canopy Tour

The Tsistikamma Canopy Tour consists of 10 platforms and 10 'fufi' slides, the longest of which is 100m! About three hours later you exit the forest, having undertaken the journey of a lifetime.

For contact details and more information on the Tsitsikamma Canopy Tour Click here

Thursday, February 11, 2010

Monkeyland - Plettenberg Bay

Things to do & places to visit in Plettenberg Bay.

When traveling in the Garden Route of South Africa in the Plettenberg Bay area you will find a variety of things to do and places to visit.

Monkeyland – Plettenberg Bay

Loacted approximately 16 km from Plettenberg Bay towards Natures Valley and Tsitsikamma you will find Monkeyland, one of the world’s first free roaming primate sanctuaries.

Tourism attractions in Plettenberg Bay

Monkeyland is of the most popular attractions in the Plettenberg Bay area.

Visit Monkeyland

Visitors to Monkeyland are taken on monkey safaris in the indigenous forest by experienced game rangers. On these safaris you can expect to see many species of primates ranging from the Gibbons of Asia and Howlers from South America to the Lemurs of Madagascar. All the primates live in a natural environment. At Monkeyland you are privileged to step into their world to explore and learn fascinating facts about primates first hand.

Knowledgeable ranges will tell you all about these fascinating creatures as you encounter them free-roaming in our magnificent forest. They will also point out, identify and explain the many wonders, of the wild from the rich diversity of bird life to the intricate working of our indigenous forest.

For contact details and more information in Monkeyland click here

Salon Marees Hair & Beauty Salon in George

Where to go for beauty treatments in George?

Salon Mareese Hair and Beauty Salon is situated in the St Georges Square in Knysna Road, George with a variety of businesses, including a Coffee Shop, Toy and Gift shop, Clothing Shop, Cellular shop, chemist and a supermarket.

Hair Salon in George, Garden Route

At Salon Mareese in George you will receive a complete beauty treat! From the latest hair styles, beautifully manicured nails, facials, waxing, tinting, detoxing, pain and stress relieve, non surgical facelifts, Spa treatments including hot stone massage, massages, skin analyses make up and more.

Beauty and Skin Care Salon in George

Salon Mareese in George is also stockists and area managers for the popular Will Krause Skin Care range.

The friendly staff at Salon Mareese in George welcomes you to a complete beauty treat.

Phone today and make your booking!

Click here for contact details and more information on Salon Mareese Hair & Beauty Salon

Wilderness Grill – Restaurant in Wilderness

Wilderness Grill – Restaurant in Wilderness

Restaurant in Wilderness

The Willderness Grill is situated in the centre of the Wilderness Village!

Restaurant in Wilderness

The Willderness Grill is situated in the centre of the Wilderness Village!

Dining Out in Wilderness

The Willderness Grille Restaurant in Wilderness offers the finest fresh food blended with exotic seasonings and spices from around the world. Whether you’re wishing to while away a few hours with some good wine and good friends or just a quick snack with a difference, Wilderness Grille has it all.

Wilderness Grill for Breakfast, lunch & dinner

The menu includes a fine selection of dishes including breakfasts, light meals, prime cut and aged meats, pasta’s, pizza’s, fresh seafood as well as choice salads and decadent desserts. Their light basted prawns, dusted tender calamari and fillet steaks are almost legendary.

Wilderness Grill – popular restaurant in Wilderness

The antique ornaments that decorate the bar and restaurant and the stunning mural adds to the whole vibe enhancing culinary enjoyment! The restaurant also offers seating on the terrace and under the magical old milk wood trees. Combine this with the professional and friendly staff waiting to bend over backwards for you – surely a restaurant where you can enjoy good food and good wine with friends and family!

For contact details and more information on the Wilderness Grill click here

Tuesday, February 9, 2010

Barons Palace Hotel – Oudtshoorn, Klein Karoo

Stay at The Barons Palace Hotel in Oudtshoorn

The Barons Palace Hotel in Oudtshoorn reveals to her guests an era of affluence and opulence. The Hotel was built at the turn of the century by a wealthy Ostrich Baron. Lush drapes, high ceilings, ornate fireplaces and original ostrich plume showcases recreate an era of gracious elegance.

Hotel Accommodation in Oudtshoorn

Baron's Palace comprises of 31 en-suite apartments, each of which is equipped with a telephone and colour TV. 24 of the air conditioned rooms open onto the swimming pool.
Other facilities include an a la-carte restaurant, a Bistro and a bar.

Getting married, planning a wedding in Oudtshoorn?

The hotel is ideally equipped to host weddings and other special functions.

Conference Venues in Oudtshoorn

Conferences at Barons Place are catered for in two separate venues.

The Barons Palace lies in close proximity to the famous ostrich show farms, Cango Caves, cheetah ranch and numerous other attractions.

For contact details and more information on the Barons Hotel in Oudtshoorn click here

Hiring and rigging of freeform stretch tents

Qiang Tents and Events for hiring and rigging of innovative stretch tents!

Qiang is affiliated with Freeform Tents and Canopies CC, and takes pride in hiring and rigging the innovative stretch tents along the Garden Route and throughout the Western Cape.

Hire Company for Freeform stretch tents

Freeform stretch tent rentals

Qiang Tents and Events’s stretch tents aims to make each client’s event dreams a reality, from a small anniversary party to a grand corporate function.

The fully water resistant freeform stretch tents are versatile and are expertly rigged to make your dream a reality. The end result is a secure, attractive and completely individual setup.

For contact details and more information on Qiang Tents and Events click here

Monday, February 8, 2010

Bethel Bed and Breakfast in George, Garden Route

Bethel Bed and Breakfast in George

Nestled at the foot of the spectacular Outeniqua Mountains, in a quiet, up-market suburb of George you will find Bethel, a charming bed and breakfast and self catering apartment.

Bed and Breakfast accommodation only 2km from George Golf Course

Bethel Bed and Breakfast is situated only 2km from the George Golf Course and centre of town.

Accommodation unit at Bethel B&B

with private entrance offers two bedrooms, one with a double bed and the other with two three quarter beds. Each room has its own TV & DSTV and heater.

George Self Catering Accommodation

A fully equipped kitchen and braai facilities are available. The undercover parking is off street and secured.

Whether on business or holiday, home comforts and privacy will ensure a memorable stay at Bethel B&B in George.

For contact details and more information on Bethel B&B click here

Blue Sky Aviation – George

Blue Sky Aviation

Blue Sky Aviation is situated in the coastal town of George (South Africa) which is part of the Garden Route, well known as an area of exceptional beauty.

Just imagine doing you’re training or flying along the beauty of the Garden Route coast line or experiencing the dramatic mountains and views of the Klein Karoo.

The George airspace is uncluttered, which gives you more time to concentrate on flying and less time worrying about congested airspace.

Helicopter Charters

Charters can be arranged to any destination from George. Hire and Fly options also available on enquiry.

Airport Transfers

Blue Sky offers a shuttle service to the Airport terminal and other destinations, such as the Golf Estates and Hotels in the Garden Route.


The instructors at Blue Sky are all pilots with thousands of hours and a military flying background. The courses offer private pilot, commercial pilot and advanced training, which includes mountain flying. Accommodation packages are also available.

For more information on Blue Sky Aviation and contact details click here

House of Flavour Coffee Shop in George

Well known coffee shop in George

House of flavour is a well-known and popular coffee shop and Eatery in George.

Relax in the tranquil atmosphere, enjoying delicious meals

Here you will find guests relaxing in the stylish and tranquil atmosphere, enjoying delicious meals and teats served with smiles!

One of the regular visitors to House of Flavour Coffee Shop and Eatery wrote the following poem after her successful birthday party at this little heaven!

House of Flavors, vous étés labien-aimée.

Imagine losing yourself in the mystery of “Saveurs Délicieuses”

Twinkle, twinkle our little star, The name of a little heaven of treats where we are, A house with natural tastes of Little delights.

The Grandeur art of “Frida Kahlo”Serene décor, but with style.
Beautiful little vases, filled with flowersSoft soothing music. Heard from every nook and every corner.

With her gentle manner and smiling “waitrons”
She serves never ending tasteful flavours
Moving mouths with a steady rhythmTouching souls and sleeping taste buds.

Then life stands still, steering you into an unspoken world of sheer delight.
She smiles like an Angel, cooks like an Angel, and her patrons echo’s.

Bon Appĕtit Mademoiselle!

You no longer have to imagin, Because you are there!
Cilla B.

For more information on House of Flavour, address and contact details click here

Valentine’s Sunset Cruise with the Seven Seas in Mossel Bay

Enjoy a Cruise on a Catamaran

The Seven Seas is a 60 foot, motorized catamaran and has been expertly fitted in order to ensure all her passengers will enjoy the cruise in a style, which benefits the stunning views

Romontic cruise with the Seven Seas in Mossel Bay

Step on board The Seven Seas in Mossel Bay with your loved one for a romantic 90 minute cruise through the bay and along the coastline. Various platters will be served and the cash bar will be open during this cruise.

The cost for this cruise is R200 per person and includes snacks.
Bookings are essential!

For more information on the Seven Seas and contact details for bookings click here

Tuesday, February 2, 2010

Valentine’s Day at the Rosebud Restaurant, Diaz Beach Hotel, Mossel Bay

Dining out at the Rosebud Restaurant in Mossel Bay

The Rosebud Restaurant at the Diaz Beach Hotel & Resort in Mossel Bay is a fully licensed restaurant that offers dining out in a relaxed and casual beach atmosphere.

Restaurant open daily

The restaurant is open daily for breakfast, lunch and dinner, with the choice of a buffet meal or a mouthwatering variety of à la carte dishes.

Relax on Beer Garden Deck

Guests can laze in the sun whilst enjoying an ice-cold draft on the Beer Garden deck, with its superlative views stretching out over the resort and ocean.

Valentine’s Day Menue
For Valentine’s Day 2010 the Rosebud Restaurant offers the following 3 course menu for only R 140 per person! Treat your loved one to a superb meal at the Diaz Beach Hotel & Resorts popular Rosebud Restaurant and go for a romantic Sunday afternoon walk on the beach!

Valentines’s Day 2010 Menu

Beetroot & Apple Soup
Cheese Fondue for two

Fillet of Beef Served with Mushroom Canneloni, Potato Crisps, Asian Greens and rounded of with Rosemary and Red Wine Jus

Spinach and Feta Stuffed Chicken Breast Served with Duchesse Sweet Potato, Garlic Baby Onions and Sultana Compotte

Strawberry Créme Brule
Chocolate & Brandy Mousse
Indulgent Chocolate Platter for Two.

For contact details and more information on dining out at Diaz Beach Hotel & Resort click here