The inaugural World Travel Market (WTM) Africa event concluded on 3 May, at the Cape Town International Convention Centre (CTICC). The event delivered an impressive economic impact on the continent’s tourism sector, with over 350 exhibitors and 500 qualified buyers attending with 5 386 pre-scheduled appointments between qualified buyers and exhibitors.
Over the two days of the event, some 4 500 travel and tourism professionals leveraged real business opportunities and engaged in valuable business conversations, met new contacts, exchanged ideas, shared best practice and learned and networked in a fresh new environment.
Suppliers and buyers have praised the event as an excellent opportunity for Africa’s business development, knowledge enhancement and exclusive networking in the region but with global relevance.
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Your Travel Guide for South Africa Accommodation & Attractions
South Africa - Few places in the world offer such unrivalled splendor and diversity; from coastal magnificence, lakes, forests and mountains, to vast open plains teeming with wildlife. South Africa is also rich in Culture, History, Art and Heritage.
Thank you for making us part of your Traveling experience by making use of our South African travel guide. Our accommodation guide follows a route from west to east, focusing on Cape Town and surrounds, the Cape West Coast, Cape Winelands, Route 62, Klein Karoo, Greater Karoo, Overberg, Garden Route, Eastern Cape and the Wild Coast. We will expand our listings with more travel options to other provinces.
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7th Heaven Lodge - Tre Donne Estate - Somerset West
Charming country style lodges nestled at the foothills of the Hottentot Holland Mountains overlooking the ocean.
Relax in comfortable African styled rooms. Take in nature`s tranquility alongside the pool or explore the Cape Winelands on private Tours.
35 min. to Cape Town, 25 min. to the Airport and 8 min. to the Beach.
Rietvlei Holiday Farm
Let your next week-end or holiday be, a never-to-be-forgotten one, near Montagu, in the Little Karoo. Peace and safety, only 200km from the chaos of Cape Town. Unwind in the freshness of unpolluted air, in the amazing beauty of our sunsets... in the serenity of uncomplicated rural life, where the climate is friendly, most of the year round.
What to expect at Rietvlei:
A 600 hectare working wine and fruit farm, where you can meet the local folk... We speak Afrikaans, English, will understand most of your Dutch and Flemish, ...may nod our heads sometimes if you speak German... or just smile if we do not understand a word... but you will still feel most welcome.
Die Herberg Guest House
Situated in Jacobsbaai, on the Cape West coast. Die Herberg offers a comfortable guesthouse environment with a homely and welcoming atmosphere. Come and indulge yourself as you relax in comfort and enjoy this peaceful home.
Summerhill Guest Farm
"A friendly welcome, a relaxed home-from-home stay on a grape farm in the mountainous Brandwacht Valley behind Worcester. Choose from 8 fully equipped charmingly decorated units sleeping 1 - 6 people with private entrances and off street parking."
Affordable luxury self catering accomodation on a gamefarm with breathtaking views.
Da Rooms B&B
5 Bedroom house situated in Worcester's historical Church street surrounded by beautiful mountains. The rooms have a tv,airconditioner or fans,bath or shower facilities.FREE small Continental breakfast. B&B and Self-catering accomodation
Overlooking the City of Bellville and the Boland mountains, Bellvista Lodge is situated in a quiet residential area. At this elegant and modern lodge on the Bellville Park Campus of the University of Stellenbosch you will experience the finest hospitality and impeccable service.
Elandsberg Eco Tourism, Clanwilliam
Two wheelchair friendly apartments in a quiet valley in the fynbos plant kingdom on a Rooibos tea estate with open views of the Cedar Mountains. Safety, quietness and wild life are some of the features. Safe hiking and safari tours on the estate.
Rose-Cottage, Gariep Dam
Rose Cottage Gariep Dam (AA Recommended Accommodation) is an inexpensive luxury self catering or B&B guesthouse complex that is situated half-way between JHB and Cape Town and is only 5 minutes from the N1 highway.
Quarry Lake Inn
Located in a quiet suburb of East London, Quarry Lake Inn overlooks a rehabilitated quarry. Indigenous plants were introduced to maintain a natural environment that supports an abundance of birdlife. Fully Wheelchair friendly bedroom/bathroom ensuite.
Karoo View Cottages
KAROO VIEW COTTAGES offers luxurious 4 star accommodation overlooking the village of PRINCE ALBERT only 350m away. Magnificent views of the Swartberg, Karoo Plains and spectacular night skies. Come and enjoy birding, cycling, hiking, or relaxing on your private stoep whilst enjoying the peace and tranquillity that surrounds you. Wake up to the sounds of birds and enjoy your provided health breakfast provisions before you explore our other delights. Our Karoo styled cottages are beautifully furnished, with all your “home from home” comforts yet married with luxury.
Children of all ages are welcome and furry friends by prior arrangement.
Avalon on Sea
Comfortable seafront 4Star Guesthouse with beautiful views over Walker Bay. Within walking distance to the centre of Hermanus and directly opposite the famous "Cliff Path", ideal for Whale watching and birding.
Your Travel Guide Booklet
Look out for our latest edition of the Your Travel Guide booklet. Available from participating distribution points.