Are you still recovering from the Christmas and New Year festivities? Why not kick off 2019 with a relaxing, indulgent spa break?

A timeout could be just the ticket to make sure you get 2019 off with the right start. Whether it’s pampering massages or rejuvenating spa packages check out these spa break resorts.

  1. Magalies Park

A peaceful retreat nestled alongside the tranquil Magalies River; Magalies Park is situated on 120 hectares of scenic parklands. This prime destination is set on the foot of the Magaliesberg Mountains and combines the best of nature with the best of leisure activities and accommodation. If you’re looking for a great new place to spend time with the family whilst surrounded by the beauty and tranquility of nature, look no further than Magalies Park. For the sheer number of facilities and experiences on offer, Magalies Park is considered one of the most desirable resorts in the North West Province.

      2. Gethlane Lodge

Nestled amongst 172 hectares of bird-rich indigenous forest, in a well-stocked game farm, the village-style layout at Gethlane Lodge and architecture of the chalets lends a colonial feel to this unpretentious resort. Gethlane Game Lodge is within striking distance of all the Lowveld action with nature reserves and natural sights within a few hours’ drive. Volleyball, table tennis and a walking trail at the resort provide plenty of entertainment onsite and the bird life is nothing short of spectacular in this part of the world. Sublime relaxation beside one of the five swimming pools, or in the Jacuzzi and sauna, are also on offer here, along with crazy golf or outdoor chess for the more energetic.

    3. Selborne Golf Estate Hotel & Spa

A sophisticated haven of relaxation, nestled in the heart of the lush and tranquil South Coast. Beautifully restored Selborne Golf Estate, Hotel and Spa now offers a championship golf course, fine dining, world-class spa, conferencing and premium accommodation. Selborne Golf Estate, Hotel and Spa are proudly managed by First Group. Our 18-hole world-class golf course offers challenging play through the stunning coastal forest.
Enjoy pure indulgence at our spa, with more than 30 luxurious therapies available – from classic to contemporary massages, facial therapies and nail treatments.
At Selborne Hotel we offer a range of delightful dining options, from The Lord Selborne Restaurant, to light meals on The Terrace, and the convivial atmosphere of Barker’s Bar.
Selborne is the perfect location for an unforgettable wedding celebration, with a quaint chapel, delightful accommodation, excellent catering and four elegant reception venues.

    4. La Montagne

Situated along the Dolphin Coast, just 15km from King Shaka Airport, 120 luxury terraced apartments with breathtaking sea views await you at La Montagne Resort Hotel and Spa. With restaurants offering a wide variety of cuisine and room service, a great in-house Wellness Retreat, a live supper theatre club, squash courts, swimming pool, magnificent seaside sun deck and a daily entertainment programme for the whole family, La Montagne is guaranteed to fulfil your holiday dreams. The resort also boasts superb wedding and conferencing facilities with a full banqueting function, themed evenings and special activities.

    5. Bushmans Nek

Bushman’s Nek Berg and Trout Resort, situated in the picture-perfect foothills of the Southern Drakensberg, offers a selection of luxury hotel rooms, self-catering apartments and rustic log cabins. With a restaurant serving delectable cuisine, a wellness spa, horse riding, paintball, conference & wedding facilities and loads of entertainment for the whole family, Bushman’s Nek is bound to captivate your imagination and quench your thirst for outdoor adventure.