The Fairway Hotel, Spa & Golf Resort announced details of a new series of Wine Dinners at Balata Restaurant for 2019. The dinners have been individually curated by Food & Beverage Manager Lawrence Podile, in partnership with our executive chef and his team as well as the restaurant’s wine producers, from vineyard to suppliers. “The… Continue reading BALATA RESTAURANT INTRODUCES A CALENDER OF UNIQUE WINE DINNERS
Weddings all have their own story to tell, with each happy couple creating their own magical memories. Each season holds a magical allure but as Spring brings sweetness, Summer has warmth and Autumn has colour, but Winter is a magical time of the year Winter weddings are a romantic occasion with rich sumptuous colours &… Continue reading CREATE THE WEDDING OF YOUR DREAMS WITH THE MAGIC THAT’S WINTER
What many of us remember as a child are bike rides. From that that moment you learn to ride without stabilisers - to that very first hill you sailed down at goodness knows what speed. Cycling gives us a sense of freedom and adventure - it’s liberating, it’s fun and at Glenburn Lodge & Spa,… Continue reading CYCLING AT GLENBURN LODGE – EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO KNOW
Every Christmas I make a promise to myself that I won’t do it again. But time & time again do, year after year; I leave some (most) of the Christmas gift shopping till the very last minute. No one wants to have to battle the Christmas crowds, so why not buy your last minute Christmas… Continue reading ALL I WANT FOR CHRISTMAS….
When it comes to hotels, what is the winning factor that you are looking for? Does your idea of the perfect hotel comprise of a hotel that caters for your every whim or would you rather settle for a place where you can take your 4-legged friend? There are people who just love camping out… Continue reading BUCKET LIST HOTELS WORTH VISITING
If you’re a dog owner, your beloved pooch is probably like another member of the family. So it’s a crying shame that when you get the time to go away, they end up being left with a either a dog sitter or family member, or time at a kennels, until your return. It no longer… Continue reading AND DOGGY COMES TOO…
There is no better way than to unwind from the stresses of a long and difficult year than with a relaxing spa treatment (or two!). This Festive season it’s all about sharing fun times with friends or family and better yet by spending time & money on yourself with some well-earned pampering with a… Continue reading PAMPERING FROM YOUR HEAD TO YOUR MISTLETOES!
It’s an exhilarating feeling. You’re sitting quietly in a game vehicle watching a pride of lions preparing to hunt. The lead female is staking out a young buffalo while her sisters circle round in readiness to spring the trap. The tension is palpable and then... the calm of the bush is broken by the sounds… Continue reading GOOD GAME DRIVE ETIQUETTE AT ASKARI GAME LODGE
If you are planning at hosting a conference, the biggest decision you will have to make, is where to host it. The venue has a direct impact on the success of any event. By choosing the right venue, you’re more than half way there. Guvon Hotels & Spas co-ordinators have vast experience with hosting all… Continue reading TOP TIPS TO CONSIDER WHEN CHOOSING A CONFERENCE VENUE
Featuring stylish fireplaces and a range of seating plans, Balata Restaurant is mostly known for its sumptuous breakfasts and light lunches, but Balata has become one of the most sought after restaurants in fine dining Since 2013, Balata Restaurant has partnered with StreetSmart South Africa as part of the organisations’ initiative to raise funds for street… Continue reading DINE AND DONATE WITH BALATA AND STREETSMART!