South Africa Journals

Weekend away in the mountains

A November 2003 trip to South Africa by Nereen

Quote: This is a place to go away for a quick getaway from the hustle and bustle of the city atmosphere.

Weekend away in the mountains

Overview

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It is quiet and peaceful, with lots of bird watching to see, and you have the beautiful Magalies mountains to take your breath away. We had a two-bedroom apartment with a full kitchen and a loft and two bathrooms. The cable car is around the corner from the resort and that takes you right up into the mountains with great views when you're up there.Quick Tips: The nearest shopping center is about a ten-minute drive, so I would say if you want relaxation and do not want to keep getting into your car, rather buy your stuff and put it in the fridge - it saves you from going to the store all the time. The are hot tubs and two outdoor pools. Best Way To Get Around: Walking...Read More

Mount Amanzi

Hotel

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Best Things Nearby:The Hartebeespoort Dam and the Cable Car to the top of the Magalies Mountain.Best Things About the Resort:Your own individual apartments with a loft. All have full kitchens apart from the studio apartments.Resort Experience:It was great, a peaceful place to get away. Very clean and tidy and children friendly. You have a communal braai area as well as your very own private braai facilities. Unit Type: 2 Bedroom Activities: Good Amenities: Good Unit Satisfaction: Good Family F...Read More

Member Rating 3 out of 5 on January 16, 2004