An Overland Exploration


Pretoria & Soweto city tours; Full day of open-vehicle game viewing in Kruger Park; Tiny, independent Swaziland; St Lucia Wetland UNESCO protected area; Drakensberg Mountains & 4x4 excursion to Lesotho; Historic and culturally rich Eastern Cape & Nelson Mandela Museum; Beautiful 'Garden Route' to Cape Town; Cape Town Winelands tour; Cape Peninsula Tour; Table Mountain Cableway

Tour Map

Hotel List

The following is a list of sample hotels at some locations included on this tour. The hotels shown here are meant to provide a general sense of the standard of hotel we usually aim for; they are not necessarily confirmed for your chosen departure.

Commodore Hotel

Location: Cape Town, near the Waterfront

Rating: 4-star

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Drakensberg Gardens Resort

Location: Drakensberg Mountains

Rating: 3-star

The resort is conveniently located on an 860-acre estate bordering KZN Wildlife land, allowing access to spectacular walks and hikes. En-suite rooms are spacious and comfortable and include a television, telephone, heaters and tea/coffee making facilities.

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Elephant Lake Hotel St Lucia

Location: St Lucia, KwaZulu-Natal

Rating: 3-star

The hotel boasts 56 en-suite, air-conditioned rooms, all sharing a westerly view across the St Lucia Estuary. All rooms are equipped with TV, tea/coffee making facilities, electronic wall safes; hair dryer and full range of bathroom amenities.

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Garden Court Sandton City

Location: Northern Johannesburg suburb of Sandton.

Rating: 3-star

Spend time relaxing in the beautiful gardens with outdoor pool, or taking a short stroll to the city's most upmarket shopping complexes, all with an exciting range of designer boutiques, restaurants, banks and entertainment facilities. All modern conveniences.

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Hawane Resort

Location: Swazi Highlands, near Malolotja National Park

Rating: 3-star

The resort offers 23 ensuite chalets. The units blend Swiss Alps-style peaked roofs with traditional Swazi grass domes. The inside is natural, earthy and artistic with the bathrooms in particular offering a unique bath and shower combination that resembles a natural rock pool.

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Numbi Hotel

Location: Hazyview (10 min from Kruger Park)

Rating: 3-star

Situated in Hazyview, in the heart of the magical Mpumalanga Province this owner-managed hotel has for the past forty seven years enjoyed making every customer feel special and welcome. The hotel offers 22 luxurious bedrooms all with air-conditioning, 8 channel DSTV television and highly appointed bathrooms en suite.

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Quarry Lake Inn

Location: East London

Rating: 4-star

Located in a quiet suburb of East London, Quarry Lake Inn is a four-star graded guest house overlooking a rehabilitated quarry. Indigenous trees and plants were introduced to maintain a natural environment that supports an abundance of bird and animal life.

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The Graywood Hotel

Location: Knysna

Rating 3-star

49 en-suite rooms offer comfortable and convenient accommodation ideal for holiday makers. For added convenience the hotel has a licensed bar, swimming pool, and full breakfast buffet.

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Tropicana Hotel

Location: Durban Beachfront

Rating: 3-star

The Tropicana Hotel is a large, modern beachfront hotel located on the famous Golden Mile of Durban's beaches, overlooking the beach and paddling pools. All 168 rooms have ensuite bathrooms, colour TV, room service, telephone, radio, hair dryer, air-conditioning, room safe and tea/coffee making facilities.

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TOUR STARTJohannesburg