No matter the length of the trip — be it a weekend getaway or a three-week beach holiday — you'll need to pack a bag, and you’ll want to pack it right. Let’s face it…packing your travel bags before a trip can be a bit daunting. What if you forget something? Or run out of… Continue reading HANDY TRAVEL PACKING HACKS
If you are never sure what to pack & what to leave behind? Are you always packing too much? Worried you will forget that essential item? Do not feel alone - to help you we’ve listed below our top essentials list to prepare you before you start packing your suitcase Source: Skyscanner’s holiday packing list:… Continue reading ESSENTIAL HOLIDAY PACKING LIST
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!
You normally don’t see a lot of facial hair on the men that work at Guvon Hotels & Spas, but November is a different story. “Movember” as it has become known, encourages staff members to grow their best moustaches to bring awareness to men’s health issues. You might ask how growing a moustache is… Continue reading LET’S GROW A MO FOR A BRO
If you are traveling on Republic Road heading towards the Fairway Hotel & Golf Resort at Randpark Golf Course, you will see a vision of pink tree trunks which mark the way to the hotel entrance. It is our way in supporting Breast Cancer awareness month. Pink Trees for Pauline was started by Carol-Ann van… Continue reading THE FAIRWAY HOTEL, SPA & GOLF RESORT WRAPS RANDPARK IN PINK
September sees many activities taking place! Flowers are blooming, trees are sprouting, the birds are singing and everyone is getting outdoors more as the weather warms up and sun shines brightly. It is the season of renewal and hope for a great spring and summer ahead. It is also Arbour month - that means time… Continue reading LET’S CELEBRATE SPRING BY PLANTING A TREE
According to Bloomberg, 8 out of 10 entrepreneurs who start businesses fail within the first 18 months. A staggering 80% just don’t make it. Given the rather gloomy statistics for small to medium sizes businesses, it is no small accomplishment for Glenburn Lodge to celebrate its 25th birthday this month amongst start-up family members, previous general… Continue reading GLENBURN LODGE CELEBRATES 25 YEARS WITH NEW LOGO AND OLD FRIENDS
I’ve seen loads of brilliant ideas for Woman’s month. They flood my inbox by the ten-folds. If you are anything like me and get totally overwhelmed by all the choices out there, I have a secret to share with you. The SGV – Spa Gift Voucher. Gone is the stress of making a choice – let… Continue reading THE SGV – SPA GIFT VOUCHER. NO MATTER THE GIFTING OCCASION.
For some of us, being a woman entails getting a house in order and the kids out of the front door at a decent time. For Marlette Hegyi life is about the Seven Summits – conquering the highest mountain of each of the seven continents. Featuring Marlette Hegyi as guest speaker, The Sunflower Foundation is celebrating women… Continue reading SHE BELIEVED SHE COULD. SO SHE DID. Women’s month celebrations with Marlette Hegyi (Seven Summits), Spa treats and luxury overnight stays at a selection of the Guvon Hotels & Spas.
Chicama Spa in Muldersdrift (at Glenburn Lodge) offers pensioners over 65 a 30% discount when spending more than R500 per person. Treat yourself to a foot rub, a pedicure, manicure or a nutrient rich facial between Tuesdays and Thursdays. The restful spa is based in Muldersdrift, overlooks the countryside and is just a few minutes… Continue reading RETIREMENT HAS LOADS OF BENEFITS. TIME FOR YOURSELF IS AT THE TOP OF THE LIST.