Staycations can be just as valuable as unusual retreats! Indulge in a mini vacation by exploring South African boutique hotels. A five-star experience is much closer and more easily accessible than you can conceive.
Some live by the philosophy that it is not a holiday unless you are living better than you do at home. The staycation is the perfect example of this, you may not be going far but you are going somewhere special! With the money you save on air tickets, car rental and possibly foreign currency you can afford a five-star experience locally.
Our checklist for the basics of a relaxing vacation;
• A luxurious hotel room that makes you feel like royalty
• A sexy pool area with cocktails and comfortable lounging
• Delicious meals
• Beautiful surroundings
• Local places of interest
• An upmarket spa
A recommendation for the ultimate staycation, or romantic date night getaway splurge, is the Fairlawns Boutique Hotel & Spa which ticks all the boxes. It is an oasis within our very own Joburg metropolis! Five-star living that is an experience within itself. Fairlawns boasts four restaurants with a variety of dining experiences and new menus, beautiful gardens and rolling lawns, a very sexy pool and spa area and its close to the best shopping in Africa and many national treasures and places of interest.
When holidaying at home, it is important to make it feel like a holiday. A holiday from routine, from chores… do it differently this year and make the most of local. You can easily do this by visiting local tourist attractions. Plan day trips and discover new cuisines. By changing it up, your staycation can feel adventurous, spontaneous and recuperative too!
If you’re bringing the kids with you, The Tree House Studio at Fairlawns is ideal. Named for its positioning with fantastic views, it is a two-bedroom family suite with a state-of-the-art kitchen, lounge and dining room. And if you’re travelling for business, the suite is ideal for meetings, plus plenty of space to extend your trip and bring the family.
Fairlawns continues to bring you unique spaces and enchanting experiences to suit your every need or preference. The venue keeps on delighting and surprising us with more!