Royal Elephant Hotel & Conference Centre joins Guvon Signature Collection It started twenty-five years ago with a Scottish themed lodge. Soon after, a five-star fly-fishing haven opened up on the others side of the Swartkops Mountain in Muldersdrift. Next the sound of pinging golf balls and roaring lions were added to this ever-growing portfolio. What… Continue reading GUVON HOTELS AND SPAS EXPANDS FOOTPRINT TO PRETORIA.
Is the open road calling you? The peace and tranquillity at Umbhaba Lodge, along with the seclusion of the Lowveld provides a much-loved venue for short breakaways, especially as we head into winter, which is prime game viewing time in the Kruger Park. With thirty suites each in individual style, many with open log fireplaces,… Continue reading SURE WAYS OF FALLING IN LOVE WITH THE LOWVELD
Askari Spa, a little hidden gem on the outskirts of Magaliesburg has just launched a High Tea menu. Call me crazy, but I can't think of a nicer way to spend and afternoon with girl friends nibbling on mini doughnuts, chocolate fudge brownies (my all time favourite way of kilojoule intake) , mini milk tarts… Continue reading HOW A SPA HIGH TEA CAN SOLVE YOUR YEAR END PARTY DILEMMA.
Mother’s day Sunday 8 May. Do you want to take your mom or granny for a special treat this Mother’s day? Take her for a trip down memory lane at Askari Game Lodge & Spa which is decorated with South African décor pieces dating back to the 1800’s. Slipper baths, wash stands, luggage chests, antique… Continue reading IN A WORLD OF SELFIES, WE CELEBRATE THE MOST SELFLESS PERSON WE KNOW – MOM!
5 fun things to do in the ‘wild’ this school holiday. Sometimes the old adage “If you can’t beat them join them”, is a good bit of advice when dealing with kids and social media. Introduce your social-media-savvy kids to a new experience – one where they will be able to get in touch with… Continue reading IS THAT AN ELEPHANT IN YOUR “SELFIE”?
BOOK ANY CONFERENCE AT ASKARI GAME LODGE & SPA AND STAND A CHANCE TO WIN A TRIP TO MAURITIUS! Askari Lodge just outside of Magaliesberg and an hour from Johannesburg or Pretoria, offers guests a memorable Big 5 wildlife experience within a malaria free environment. A range of wildlife-based teambuilding experiences makes this venue stand out from the… Continue reading WIN YOUR WAY TO MAURITIUS WITH ASKARI GAME LODGE
No traffic congestion, ample free parking, free Wi-Fi just 30 min from Sandton in the Cradle of Humankind . Sandton inner city road closures in October coincides with the launch of a real time, online booking system for all self-catering units within the Guvon Hotels & Spa group. Aside from taking the headache out of… Continue reading SANDTON ROAD CLOSURES IN OCTOBER SENDS BUSINESS MULDERSDRIFT WAY.
CONFERENCE SPECIAL FOR GOVERNMENT DEPARTMENTS AT UMBHABA LODGE. Umbhaba Lodge in Hazyview has just launched a special Government conference rate of R895pp which includes overnight accommodation, breakfast, dinner and two soft drinks per person!With the lodge just 5 minutes from the Phabeni Gate of the Kruger Park, daily game drives is a must. Pack your iPad… Continue reading FANCY A BIT OF KRUGER PARK GAME VIEWING WITH YOUR CONFERENCE?
A gem of a package launched by Askari Game Lodge & Spa in Magaliesburg: Sneak away on a Sunday and take Monday off, or any other time of the week between Sunday and Thursday for that matter) and have a hugely relaxing overnight, Spa and game activity lined up for you and your partner. The… Continue reading SNEAK AWAY ON SUNDAY FOR THIS OVERNIGHT, SPA & GAME DRIVE PACKAGE FROM ASKARI GAME LODGE & SPA.
Today we celebrate the exceptionally beautiful forest wedding of Dawid & Megan which took place at Askari Game Lodge & Spa in January. The couple decided to have the wedding ceremony in the forest, followed by an elegant banquet in the main lodge. Our compliments to the bride for a crisp white theme, complete with white… Continue reading Dawid & Megan’s magical forest wedding at Askari Game Lodge & Spa