Thinking about planning a weekend road trip with your loved ones but don’t want to spend a fortune? Here are some great group getaways under R300 per person to book in 2017. However, car hire Cape Town is optimal.

Western Cape

Kleinmond Panorama

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Address: 7 Lagoon Street, Kleinmond, Hermanus 7195
Contact number: 071 853 1660
Capacity: Sleeps up to 8 people
Rates: From R1315 per night (prices subject to change)

Kleinmond Panorama offers fully equipped self-catering apartments in the peaceful coastal town of Kleinmond, nestled between rugged mountains and the ocean. The property offers 180-degree views of the main beach, lagoon and mountains, and is only 5 min walk from either the main beach, lagoon and shopping center.

Jo-Lien Self Catering

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Address: Pinea Street, Dana Bay, 6510
Contact number: 021 762 1543
Capacity: Sleeps up to 8 people
Rates: From R1560 per night (prices subject to change)

Jo-Lien Self Catering is a luxurious self-catering apartment situated in Dana Bay – a well-known nature conservation area that offers beautiful beaches, untouched nature and a variety of hiking trails.  Each apartment has its own Braai, BBQ facilities and private entrance.

Fleckvieh Guestfarm

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Address: Grootvadersbosch Landgoed, Dun Donald Farm, Swellendam, 6740,
Contact number: 082 498 8788
Capacity: Sleeps up to 8 people
Rates: R1150 per night (prices subject to change)

Fleckvieh Guestfarm offers self-catering units and is located on a private working farm situated at the foothills of the Langeberg mountain close to Tradouwspass near Swellendam Heidelberg, Barrydale and Witsand.

The farm offers a communal swimming pool to take a refreshing dip in on summer days, with braai areas and lovely views. A Swim in the farm dam is also possible. Activities that can be enjoyed are walking trails and mountain biking, guided horse rides as well as fishing, bird watching and so much more.


Magaliesberg Mountain Lodge

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Address: Portion 269 Of Farm Hartebeesfontein, Hekpoort, 1790, Gauteng
Contact number: 012 376 4185
Capacity: Sleep up to 8 people
Rates: From R1900 per night (prices subject to change)

Magaliesberg Mountain Lodge is situated high in the Magaliesberg mountains, with breathtaking views of the Hartbeespoort Dam. However, Magaliesberg Mountain Lodge has three bedrooms and can accommodate a maximum of eight people at a time.

Activities at the Lodge include hiking trails to the famous Castle Gorge, with rocky pools and waterfalls as well as biking.

Eastern Cape

Madiolyn Self-Catering Apartments

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Address: 25 Drommedaris Street, Jeffreysbay, 6220, Eastern Cape
Contact number: +27(0)82 446 1159
Capacity: Sleeps up to 8 people
Rates: From R950 per night (prices subject to change)

Madiolyn’s self-catering holiday accommodation at Jeffreys Bay provides luxurious holiday accommodation all year round with peak and seasonal packages to off-peak accommodation solutions. From secure and private parking to DStv-Hotel package and the in-door BBQ area.


Deo Gratia Beach House

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Address: 36 Hastings Avenue, Leisure Bay, Port Edward, 4278, KwaZulu-Natal
Contact number: – 
Capacity: Sleep up to 10 people
Rates: R1 500 per night (prices subject to change)

Deo Gratia Beach House is situated in Leisure Bay, Port Edward. The house is 700 meters from the beach and swimming area. The unit is in close proximity to all amenities, including shops and restaurants.

The lounge walks out onto the patio with beautiful, 120-degree sea views and a splash pool. Also on the patio –  are built-in braai facilities for guests enjoyment.

If you would like to have the freedom to explore the area you are visiting independently, you might want to look into car hire South Africa for the perfect set of wheels.