We are so proud to be represented by the sales-savvy Daniell van der Merwe at the Africa Showcase taking place in Singapore, Jakarta and Kuala Lumpur this week. Daniell who joined Guvon Hotels just over a year ago, was previously at the Starwood Group and stepped up to the challenge without thinking twice. She reports back that its been a productive few days: “We are looking forward to opening up a brand new market segment for our game lodges and golf resort”.
Askari Game Lodge is the closest lodge to to Johannesburg to have the Big 5, while The Fairway Hotel is the only luxury hotel on a golf course boasting two to golf courses.
Askari Game Lodge & Spa is situated on the Plumari Africa Game Reserve in the Magaliesberg, just over an hour from Johannesburg or Pretoria and offers guests a memorable Big 5 wildlife experience within a malaria free environment.
Two game drives, each approximately 2 – 2,5 hours in duration, are scheduled daily. Elephant interaction includes an educational talk followed by a ‘touch and feed’ experience. The main lodge, which is in fact the old Bodenstein family farmhouse, overlooks the Elephant Dam and invites guests to take a step back in time while admiring South African décor pieces dating back to the 1800’s.Askari Lodge has one of the largest private collections of ox wagons, carts and other animal drawn vehicles from the period 1800 to 1900.
Hidden in the leafy suburb of Randpark, two minutes from Cresta Shopping Centre and right on the Randpark Golf Course, is the most magnificent golf resort you can dream of. Award-winning interiors meet excellent service and matching food quality, in this 5 star environment. Dining options at The Fairway include Balata Restaurant with its fine dining and wine pairing dinners and Roundabout bar which hosts happy hours on Friday and snacks all day round. With A luxury Spa and two golf courses on the property, this is the ideal business or leisure destination.