Romantic South African Destinations For An Indulgent Valentine's Day

A loving couple, walking through a garden holding glasses of wine

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Published 12 February 2019


Sweep your special someone off their feet with a luxurious getaway to some of SA’s most romantic destinations this Valentine’s Day. This year, the 14th of February falls on a Thursday – the perfect excuse to sneak off for an indulgent long weekend!

Revel in Luxury at Camps Bay

Sink into 5-star luxury at The Bay Hotel in super stylish Camps Bay. See and be seen on the blue-flag beach by Cape Town’s most beautiful people. Or sip champagne in your sumptuous room with spectacular views overlooking the ocean and iconic Table Mountain. Enjoy candle-lit dinners crafted by talented chefs. Then retire to the private cigar lounge and bar for a night cap.

Find your bliss in the Midlands

Escape to the tranquil meadows of the KZN Midlands for two pamper-filled days of spa bliss at Fordoun Hotel & Spa. Take romantic afternoon strolls through manicured gardens and quaint walkways. Lounge in your 5-star luxury room. Share a 3-course gourmet dinner. And surrender yourself to healing hands with couple’s massages, facials, and a flotation session at the spa.

Time Out in the Winelands

Whisk your sweetheart away on a romantic sojourn to the lush Stellenbosch winelands at The Spier Hotel. Breathe in the fresh country air as you take a tour through the vineyards. And sip on the finest vintages over a delicious al fresco picnic with organic produce fresh from the farm.

Opulence at The Oyster Box

Step into the lap of luxury at the 5-star Oyster Box Hotel in Umhlanga. Relax in a sumptuous Sea-Facing Room or head to the beach for suntanning and swimming. Dining at The Oyster Box is a culinary delight, with a range of fine dining and casual restaurants to choose from. Don’t miss the Oyster Bar for a plate of freshly shucked oysters. Then treat each other to a soothing spa session.

Romantic Mountain Retreat

If breathtaking views and outdoor adventure get your pulse racing, then a romantic escape to 4-star Cathedral Peak Hotel is your ideal Valentine’s treat. Get into the great outdoors and go on exhilarating hikes along the majestic Drakensberg Mountains. Challenge your partner to a round of golf or tennis. Take a dip in the cold and heated swimming pools. Or simply soak up the beauty and tranquillity of the natural surrounds.

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