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When planning a vacation within South Africa an on-line facility focusing on local accommodation is vital. Accommodation on Course offers exactly that. We have handpicked what we believe to be among the best South Africa has to offer in terms of places to stay.

Dunvegan Lodge is situated high on Cape Town's Clovelly mountainside with spectacular views over the Clovelly golf course and Fish Hoek valley. The house is an eclectic mix of Cape Farmhouse and Victorian styles with decks and patios surrounding it. Each spacious room has a private area from where visitors can enjoy views of the fynbos (flora) covered mountainside or the magical vistas over the Fish Hoek valley.

Located on the banks of the Crocodile River bordering the Kruger National Park, Buhala Game Lodge includes amongst its guests elephant, buffalo, hippo and antelope -frequent visitors at its watering hole. After poolside sundowners on the lodge's deck, fine food and wine are served by candlelight in a casually elegant atmosphere. A round of golf at Leopard Creek is one of the many privileges enjoyed by Buhala's guests and a day safari into the Kruger Park almost always guarantees a sighting of four of the Big Five. A bush spa on an outdoor deck provides relaxation in the form of massages, pedicures, manicures etc. The Panorama route, God`s Window down to the Blyde River Canyon, is a wonderful day trip; in addition both Swaziland and Mozambique are only an hour away.

Sleepy Gecko Guest House lies in the heart of Johannesburg's trendy suburb of Melville, on the doorstep of many trendy bars, restaurants and shops. Furthermore, its proximity to the SABC, leading news agencies, the city of Johannesburg and other vibrant centres such as Rosebank and Sandton, make this the ideal choice for local and foreign travellers alike, whether for business or pleasure. Built in the 1930s by a well-known local character, Mrs. Rae, originally as two semi-detached houses, they have now been re-built to create a single house with four large en-suite bedrooms and a further two executive suites featuring separate sleeping and lounge areas.

Zuleika Coutry House in Limpopo, 15km from Hoedspruit is quietly tucked away in a citrus farming area. Zuleika's dusky hued thatched buildings contain rooms finished according to the latest word in organic design. The majestic cliffs of the Blyde River Canyon (the largest green canyon in the world) rise beyond Zuleika's garden. The views from the sweeping terrace are nothing short of spectacular particularly at dawn and sunset.

A majestic free-standing home perched on the edge of the North West Province's Magalies Mountains, Casa Mia is within walking distance of the Hartbeespoort Dam and has access to all the amenities of the Magalies Park Resort and Golf Course. Decorated in rich, vibrant colours with creative touches, the home and patio offer five star luxury in a relaxed and informal atmosphere. The breathtaking mountain and golf course views will ensure you leave feeling refreshed and relaxed.

In addition to our recommendations on where to stay, we run a number of special offers in conjunction with certain establishments. Silver Birch Guest House (situated in Johannesburg's northern suburbs) is in close proximity to the city's major business centres, golf courses, highways and airports - ideally located for business or leisure travellers seeking hospitality and peace in stylish comfort. A new, air-conditioned luxury penthouse apartment in the Simbithi Eco-Estate boasts panoramic sea views along with all the numerous advantages our KwaZulu Natal Dolphin Coast has to offer. Silver Birch Guest House and 148 Subuti, Simbithi Eco-Estate currently offer a 10% discount on bookings made through

South Africa has become renowned as "A World in one Country" and as such our accommodation is rated amongst some of the best in the world. With such a vast array of choices it helps to make an informed choice, it is our aim to assist you in taking the risk out of that choice.

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