Serene in marble and light wood, the décor brings in subtle geometric prints and plush furnishings interspersed with novel Eastern influences and African artefacts. The suite has a king size bed, separate bathroom with bath and walk-in shower. The open plan layout includes a lounge and dining area with business desk and iPod docking station. The shutters open to views of the garden, city skyline and pool terrace.
- Complimentary breakfast
- Complimentary full mini bar and snacks
- High speed WiFi
- In suite entertainment
- Use of Spa hydro facilities
- 24 hour butler service
- A bottle of sparkling wine on arrival
- Newspaper daily, parking
- Bottled mineral water
- Fresh flowers
- Access to fitness centre.
Deep within the heart of the Saxon lie the Wine Cellars. Our Sommeliers’ extensive knowledge of wines enhances the enjoyment of our guests’ culinary experiences. The Sommeliers spend a great deal of their time in the Cellars, testing and tasting the wide range of proudly South African wines as well as classic international vintages to ensure that the perfect wine is paired with every meal.
Saxon Hotel In An Urban Oasis
At the heart of the City of Gold, beneath the warm sunshine in the opulent, tree-lined suburb of Sandhurst, lies the enchanting Saxon Hotel. A uniquely perfect blend of rich cultural history and contemporary five-star service, the Saxon is situated on ten acres of magnificent indigenous gardens, providing a private and peaceful retreat like no other.
NELSON MANDELA MUSEUM & DESMOND TUTU HOUSE
Our tour takes visitors to the Nelson Mandela Museum, the original Soweto home of Nelson Mandela, as well as the former home of Desmond Tutu on Vilakazi Street, Orlando West
UNION BUILDINGS AND PRETORIA BOTANICAL GARDENS
The Apartheid Museum tells the story of the triumph of the human spirit over adversity. The museum is a superb example of design, space and landscape, offering the international community an insight into South Africa’s past. The exhibits have been assembled and organized by a multi-disciplinary team of curators, film-makers, historians and designers. They include film footage, photographs, text panels and artifacts illustrating the events and human stories from the Apartheid era
Tucked away in the leafy suburb of Rivonia, Johannesburg is Liliesleaf. Once the nerve centre of the liberation movement and a place of refuge for its leaders, today Liliesleaf is one of South Africa’s foremost, award-winning heritage sites, where the journey to democracy in South Africa is honoured
June 18-19 Life On the Reserve
Bush picnics at Shambala are unforgettable, surrounded by the sights and sounds of the African bush with its plentiful wildlife and lilting birdcalls. Accompanied by our professional game rangers, who will select the perfect spot for spreading the picnic blankets and luxurious cushions for you to spend a relaxing afternoon in the warm sunshine. Sit back and enjoy the delicious gourmet picnic feast prepared specially for you by our Chefs. You will be amazed what animal sightings you might have from your picnic setting.
- SUNDOWNER CRUISE-One complimentary sundowner cruise is included in your stay.
- BUSH PICNICS-Not your usual picnic
- GUIDED BUSH WALK-Be Immersed in nature
- QUAD BIKING-prefer a different kind of thrill
Night Falls and the braai is fired up, as we serve up barbecue under the stars. As sun sets, the delicious smell of grilling meat wafts through the air, beckoning. Dine out in the wild on carved meats from South Africa. The calls of wild animals such as cheetah and Barbary sheep can be heard in the distance, and some inquisitive visitors might even appear from the savannah. Star-gazing in the wide expansive skies of South Africa you will be treated to a magical display of stars beyond your wildest imagination.
Sommeliers spend a great deal of their time in the Cellars, testing and tasting the wide range of proudly South African wines as well as classic international vintages to ensure that the perfect wine is paired with every meal.
Set on the V&A Waterfront, this luxurious resort with sleek, African-inspired decor offers excellent amenities and top-notch service. Here you’ll find the famous Nobu restaurant, which makes copious use of locally sourced ingredients, as well as a swanky bar with views of Table Mountain. The resort has 91 rooms plus 40 suites on two private islands in the fronting marina (a third island is home to an ESPA spa.) There’s also a KidsOnly clubhouse with a movie and game lounge, reading area, computer room and garden supervised by a multilingual staff.
AVAILABLE TO OUR GUESTS
- Breakfast daily in Reuben’s
- Welcome drink on arrival
- Use of Spa Thermal Suites and Fitness Centre
- Secure underground parking
- Complimentary WiFi throughout the resort
- Full Concierge service
- Staffed Business Centre 12 seat Boardroom (subject to availability, at an additional charge)
- Twice daily housekeeping services at a service time convenient to your schedule
- Daily local newspaper (on request)
- Bottled mineral water
- Turndown daily
- Transfers to the Victoria & Alfred Waterfront with Jarat Tours (subject to availability)
June 20th Table Mountain
With Table Mountain, one of the most spiritual places on earth, at its heart and two oceans at its feet, the city of Cape Town, strategically situated at the south-western tip of Africa, has been famed for centuries as the Tavern of the Seas
Let's Take A Hot Air Ballon Ride Overlooking The Iconic Table Mountain Watch the great shadow of the mountain roll over the land, and find the shadow of your balloon below. There are few experiences so spectacular.
The essence of the Cape sidecar adventure
This incredible adventure gives you a green light to explore the beauty of the Cape in fine old country fashion. With the wind in your hair, revel in the sidecar of a chauffeur driven vintage World War II motorbike. This scenic peninsula tour glides through the beautiful suburb of Camps Bay, palm-fringed, with golden sands, this is the spot to be seen and ogle the ever present celebrities
WINE TASTING -Join us for a wine tasting in our airy Tasting Room (home to a Heath Nash chandelier made from 334 recycled Spier wine bottles) or on its shady stoep which has gorgeous mountain and dam views.
Whether you decide to take our guided tour by foot or hope on a segway, which is the coolest way to do a breezy lap around the farm, you will enjoy your premium wine tour. We will enjoy up-close-and-personal interactions with eagles, hawks, falcons, owls, kites, buzzards, snakes and lizards. Take part in heart-stopping falconry displays, where we fly birds right to you!
Lets Chart Our Own Course To Visit the Most Exclusive Beaches in South Africa
Find yourself swimming in crystal clear bays and watching penguin colonies waddle on the shorelines. While sailing along Cape Town’s Atlantic Seaboard you will be served a delectable array of snacks and sparkling wine by a private hostess.
Watch graceful whales in their natural habitat
Embark upon a private helicopter tour
Flying low in a helicopter over the city and the coastline. Explore the Cape Peninsula from a unique perspective and marvel at the impressive vistas of a towering Chapman’s Peak and shimmering coast of Noordhoek Beach before circling over Sun Valley, False Bay and the Constantia Winelands.
- All interconnecting flights
- All meals at the game reserve
- Big 5 Safari Experience
- Transport in a luxury air-conditioned vehicle with an English-speaking driver.
- All hotel accommodations 10-Days in lavish venues
- Services of a local guide on Day 1, 2, 3, 4, 6, 7 & 8.
- Breakfast in each hotel and where mentioned
- Airport and hotel porterage (limited to one suitcase per person).
- Bottled water during transport
- City Tour- Soweto tour
- Winelands tour
- Table mountain tour (by cable car)
- Butler service where mentioned
- Meals, Other Than What Was Aforementioned
- Optional tours (hot air balloon, helicopter and yacht)
- Travel Insurance
- International flights to Africa (But we are happy to assist in securing)
$5,795.00 Per Person
June 10th, 2020 or Until Sold OUT