Lily Pond Country Reserve – Nature’s Valley, Plettenberg Bay

lilypondbynightLily Pond Country Reserve is located on the edge of Tsitsikamma National Park in Plettenberg Bay and overlooks the rural farmlands and indigenous forests in the Western Cape, along the Garden Route. It is another fantastic getaway to inhale the wonders of nature and to just relax and enjoy the staggering scenery. You can either stay in one of their luxuries decorated suites or choose one of their garden or honeymoon suites. The tastfull and modern design of their rooms invites you to feel relaxed and welcomed. Click here for more info.

The M.A.D. Fact: Lily Pond contributes to the salaries of teachers from a local school.

Emily Moon River Lodge –Plettenberg Bay

Emily-Moon-AerialAre you searching for luxury and peace? Take a weekend off and visit the Emily Moon River. It is also a perfect stop over if you are driving down the Garden Route.Emily Moon River Lodge is a small but exclusive getaway as they only accommodate up to 16 adult guests and two children over the age of eight years. Every Luxury suite is a separate lodge for two persons including a private sitting area and viewing decks. The owners pay much attention to small details to make sure that your wishes and expectations will be fulfilled. Click here for more info.

Bloomestate – Swellendam, Garden Route

[singlepic id=8 w=180 h=150 float=right]Bloomestate luxury retreat…a unique guesthouse with only 7 modern garden rooms, run by the owners with personal service. Be inspired by the perfect balance between space, nature and modern architecture. Rooms are bright and themed by the colors of the seasons or the elements earth, wind and fire. Glass doors open onto the terrace with views over the garden and Langeberg Mountain range. Pamper yourself with one of the wellness therapies or in the open air Jacuzzi. Only 2 hours drive from Cape Town, discover the Robertson winelands, surrounding nature parks or the historical sights of Swellendam. Click here for more info.

Pezula Resort Hotel & Spa – Garden Route

[singlepic id=16 w=180 h=150 float=right]Pezula Resort Hotel & Spa on the Garden Route delivers a whole new world of luxury and privacy in elegant African style. Situated on the Eastern Head of Knysna, just a 40-minute flight from Cape Town, it is known for its gourmet restaurant, Zachary’s, award-winning Spa, exquisite location, indigenous forests and secluded beach. Click here for more info.