SPEND QUALITY TIME WITH YOUR BFF
January 31, 2019
There are few things more fun than making lasting memories with your best friend, whether it's just you two joking around at home or taking adventures together around the globe. Your best friend is your support system, your source of endless inside jokes, and the person you can't stay angry with for long.
Being with your best friend can be a surefire way to relax and have fun, even when life feels incredibly hectic. And now, according to a recent study, it also seems that spending time with your best friend may be legitimately healthy for you.
VIEWS BOUTIQUE HOTEL AND SPA
The Views Boutique Hotel & Spa
is well known for its legendary personalised service which is accentuated by the perfect ambience created by world-class surroundings. Situated in the tranquil Garden Route town of Wilderness, the hotel is easily accessible from George Airport with connecting flights to Cape Town, Johannesburg, and Durban. This gorgeous getaway is popular with discerning guests from all around the globe, and with good reason - it combines exceptional views and sumptuous accommodation with unbeatable cuisine and on-site spa experiences to die for. If you've been looking for a reason to pack your bags and enjoy some R&R with your partner, this is it!
LA DOLCE VITA GUESTHOUSE
Embrace all the romance and stylistic flair of Italy when you escape to La Dolce Vita
, a tranquil guest house resting on the edge of the Hartbeespoort Dam, backed by the purple-tinged mountains of the majestic Magaliesberg, just an hour’s drive from the city. Here you will find a calm oasis infused with the fresh breezes of air and earth, where far-reaching views stretch across luminous expanses of water. Enjoy it all from the serenity luxury rooms and al fresco verandas. Guests can look forward to delectable cuisine, soul-rejuvenating spa treatments and customised activity packages to suit every taste and budget. Whether you're looking forward to rekindling the flame with your partner or want to enjoy a luxurious weekend away with the family, La Dolce Vita Guest House
caters to every whim.
FALAZA GAME PARK AND SPA
Falaza Game Park & Spa
offers luxury tented accommodation and an array of authentic bush experiences in a lush indigenous setting, a mere three hours' scenic drive from Durban International Airport. Neighbouring the World Heritage Site of St Lucia, Falaza
is near the renowned Hluhluwe-Imfolozi Game Reserve where visitors can view the magnificent Big Five, as well as the fascinating corals and dive sights of Sodwana Bay. Guests can indulge in pampering spa treatments, partake of game viewing by foot, boat or in open 4×4 vehicles and enjoy endless activities and excursion opportunities within a close radius.
LAGOON BEACH HOTEL
Lagoon Beach Hotel
is a sought-after accommodation, conference and spa venue situated in the vibrant city of Cape Town in the Western Cape. With over 200 sophisticated en-suite bedrooms and suites, numerous holiday apartments, 14 conference venues, three world-class restaurants and a magnificent view over Table Mountain, it's clear why Lagoon Beach Hotel
is ultimate business and leisure destination in the Mother City. The hotel offers conferencing facilities, wedding- and honeymoon packages, as well as a range of exceptional leisure activities for guests who want to make the most of their stay in Cape Town. If it's glamour and modern amenities you're looking for, Lagoon Beach Hotel
is the place to be.
LERIBA HOTEL AND SPA
Leriba Hotel and Spa
is nestled among thirteen hectares of indigenous flora on the banks of the Hennops River in Centurion. It’s strategically located and easily accessible from Pretoria, Johannesburg and the OR Tambo International, as well as Lanseria airport. This award-winning destination boasts 73 luxurious, en suite rooms, 20 fully equipped conference venues, two a la carte restaurants with walk-in wine cellars, a professional gym and physiotherapist, warm and cool swimming pools, as well as a wide variety of outdoor team building activities. Additionally, guests enjoy a complimentary shuttle service to and from the Centurion Gautrain Station and Centurion Shopping mall.
MANGWANANI AFRICAN SPA
Mangwanani African Spa
came into existence in 2002, when Erin Limbert, the company’s dynamic CEO, first set into motion the realisation of her dream to create a wellness retreat where South Africans could experience true head-to-toe indulgence. With branches in Gauteng, KwaZulu-Natal, Limpopo, as well as the Eastern- and Western Cape, Mangwanani African Spa
offers a range of indulgent treatments that combine age-old African wisdom with contemporary techniques. Whether you want to enjoy some time off on your own, are interested in a couple's retreat or would like to treat a few of your girlfriends to an afternoon of pampering, Mangwanani African Spa
is the place to be.
THE MONTAGU COUNTRY HOTEL
The Montagu Country Hotel
is your home away from home. Strategically located in the part of the Western Cape where you have direct access to Route 62, the Klein Karoo Winelands, and a vast selection of scenic routes to walk or cycle, this is your perfect getaway spot. The Montagu Country Hotel boasts 31 beautifully furnished en-suite bedrooms, a conference centre and restaurant. With an on-site wellness centre and spa for all your relaxation and massage therapy needs, the Montagu Country Hotel
is definitely one of the Western Cape's hidden gems and a must-visit destination for discerning travellers from all walks of life.
SUKOON DAY SPA
Located in Honeydew, on the outskirts of Johannesburg, Sukoon Day Spa
will customise a massage to suit your personal requirements, whether you need to relieve everyday aches and pains, reduce stress, and relax, or recover from injuries. Their specialty is holistic massage that incorporates deep tissue, trigger point, myofascial release, lomilomi, Swedish and orthopaedic massage therapies depending on the needs of the client. They also do deeper pressure techniques without the pain. All therapies are done to the client's specifications. It is YOUR massage and they want you to be comfortable and feel amazing when they're are finished - the perfect option for hard-working couples who need some TLC.
SUMMERFIELDS ROSE RETREAT AND SPA
Located near Hazyview, Mpumalanga, just 10km from Phabeni Gate of Kruger National Park and right on the doorstep of the Panorama Route, Summerfields Rose Retreat & Spa
is a 5-star, family-owned retreat on the scenic banks of the Sabie River. This sought-after destination offers luxury accommodation in 12 tented suites and one premier timber suite, all of whom have access to two restaurants that serve breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Summerfields
is the ultimate destination for relaxation and tranquillity on a pristine working farm beside the Sabie River. Book your spot now and experience barefoot luxury at its finest.
VUSALELA DAY SPA
Vusalela Day Spa
is truly a unique sanctuary of relaxation and personal rejuvenation, where the proprietors seek to pamper you as never before. Fringed by the beauty of nature and perfectly situated on the banks of the Hennops River, the spa offers an array of pampering experiences that are not to be missed. There are a variety of treatment packages that include hand- and foot massages, facials, full body hot rock massages, Indian head massages and full body exfoliation. This versatile sanctuary cares for individuals, couples, or groups, so whether you're simply hoping to unwind or looking for a venue to host an indulgent special occasion or corporate outing, Vusalela Day Spa
is a top choice.
“No matter what has happened. No matter what you’ve done. No matter what you will do. I will always love you.
I swear it.”
––Defiance by C.J. Redwine
“I wanted to tell you that wherever I am, whatever happens, I’ll always think of you, and the time we spent
together, as my happiest time. I’d do it all over again, if I had the choice. No regrets.”
––Boundless by Cynthia Hand
“And in her smile I see something more beautiful than the stars.”
––Across the Universe by Beth Revis
“It’s one thing to fall in love. It’s another to feel someone else fall in love with you, and to feel a
responsibility toward that love.”
––Every Day by David Levithan
“I love you the way a drowning man loves air. And it would destroy me to have you just a little.”
––The Crown of Embers by Rae Carson
“I’m in love with you, and I’m not in the business of denying myself the simple pleasure of saying true things.
I’m in love with you, and I know that love is just a shout into the void, and that oblivion is inevitable,
and that we’re all doomed and that there will come a day when all our labor has been returned to dust, and
I know the sun will swallow the only earth we’ll ever have, and I am in love with you.”
––The Fault in Our Stars by John Green
“I never loved you any more than I do, right this second. And I’ll never love you any less than I do,
right this second.”
––Beautiful Creatures by Kami Garcia, Margaret Stohl
“Sometimes I can’t see myself when I’m with you. I can only just see you.”
––Tiger Lily by Jodi Lynn Anderson
“I am catastrophically in love with you.”
––Clockwork Princess by Cassandra Clare
“I knew the second I met you that there was something about you I needed. Turns out it wasn’t
something about you at all. It was just you.”
––Beautiful Disaster by Jamie McGuire