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44 Stanley Ave, Milpark, Johannesburg, 2092

eat@salvationcafe.co.za

Salvation Café

011 482 7795

A light, contemporary, restful brunch spot for a quick solo break from work or a lingering social chat over great coffee in 44 Stanley, Milpark. Award winning, made to order breakfasts and lunch. Global, fresh flavours with inventive ever evolving specials. In house baked bread and cakes. Hand made tradition. Family atmosphere. Eat well.

 

“WE LOST OUR HEARTS TO THE OCEAN

THE STARS GUIDED US HOME

IN FOOD WE FOUND SALVATION”

 

Don’t have time to sit and stay you can have it to go, or try the Salvation Deli opposite the cafe and take home some treats from our cafe galley. Don’t forget to check out our daily specials based on the weather and season

All you need to navigate your way to our cafe is listed below

If you’d like to know more please contact us.

CAFE OPENING HOURS

MONDAY TO SUNDAY 08.00–16.00

 

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Accommodation

Bakubung Gate, Pilanesberg National Park

bakubung@legacyhotels.co.za

Bakubung Bush Lodge

014 552 6000

Nestled in the vast expanses of the Malaria free Pilanesberg National Park, home to the beautiful big 5 and a mere 2 hours from the hustle and bustle of the city of Johannesburg is Bakubung Bush Lodge.

 

Proudly a member of the renowned Legacy group of properties, famously known for their attention to detail and superb service, one can only expect the very best. Having started off as a Time-share only property, it has over the years expanded to one of the largest Bush Lodges in the Pilanesberg National Park. Bakubung provides the perfect location for leisure, in an eco-friendly environment, having maintained Gold status from Heritage due to our sustainable initiatives over the years.

 

A mere two hours drive from Johannesburg, and ten minutes from Sun City, Bakubung is located in the Pilanesberg National Park, a malaria free, 57,000-hectare reserve where you can see the big five from your room, or on a game drive through the reserve.

 

From prides of roaming lions, to giraffes, Bakubung will bring you closer to the splendour and beauty of the African bush.

 

Every visit to Bakubung, or “People of the Hippo” will remind you why you need to come back.

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Madikwe Game Reserve (North West Province)

taugame@mweb.co.za

Tau Game Lodge

011 466 8715/7

Tau is a South African luxury safari lodge situated on the far northern border of South Africa, in malaria-free Madikwe Game Reserve, the 4th largest game reserve in the country.

27 major species of game roam this South African nature reserve, making Tau Game Lodge the ideal place for a safari holiday, offering Big 5 game safaris and bird-watching safaris.

Tau Game Lodge, situated in the North West Province, can accommodate up to 60 people and offers an ideal South African conference venue as well as an idyllic wedding venue overlooking a natural waterhole.

 

Enjoy an authentic South African safari vacation in the midst of natural wildlife, complete with great game viewing and luxury private facilities, at our South Africa luxury safari lodge.

Our luxury South African safari lodge was designed to reflect the natural surroundings and makes use of the natural resources wherever possible.

 

The main Lodge has a comfortable lounge, bar and dining room which are semi open-air and overlook the waterhole. Delicious buffet breakfasts and lunches are generally served in the main building or on the lapa and dinners are served in one of the cosy boma's under the stars, or in the lapa next to the main lodge.

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Corner Oxford Road and Tyrwhitt Avenue

info@clhg.com

Setperk Road, Randpark, Johannesburg

info@coco-de-mer.co.za

Courtyard Hotel Rosebank

011 880 2989

Fairway Hotel, Spa & Golf Resort

011 478 8000

Our 83 luxurious units at Courtyard Hotel Rosebank not only offers guests a lavish stay in the prestigious Oxford Road in Rosebank, but also ensures that they make any appointments or meetings by being located directly opposite Gautrain’s Rosebank Station. So whatever the reason for your stay in Rosebank, do it in style.

 

The Club Lounge offers an assortment of delicious, generously portioned hors d’ oeuvres from our buffet-style offering and your favourite drinks from our bar.

The Fairway Hotel, Spa & Golf Resort is situated on the Randpark Golf Course, 2km from Cresta Shopping Centre in Johannesburg and 15 minutes from Sandton City centre.This business hotel provides the ultimate destination for conferences, functions, corporate golf days, weddings and leisure guests in a safe residential area with tree-lined streets.

 

The luxury development, open 24 hours a day and staffed with our friendly receptionists, overlooks the famous Randpark Golf Course and is situated just north east of the clubhouse, on the 1st hole.

3 4th avenue Melville

info@pablohouse.co.za

19 Molesey Ave, Auckland Park

info@vineyardonballito.co.za

Pablo House - Melville

066 215 0993

The View Boutique Hotel

011 482 6897

Owners Louis and Leigh Roux first found this gem in 2016, previously known as ‘Yarramundi’. The pair reimagined the concept of a traditional guest house and focused on the experiential and tactile elements, resulting in a modern and elegant experience for today’s traveller.

 

“What captivated us was the breath-taking views the property has. You don’t expect it until you step inside” said owner Louis.

Our unique 5-Star boutique hotel in Johannesburg provides a tranquil oasis amidst the bustle of greater Johannesburg overlooking the millions of lights reflecting the vibrant life of the city.

 

The View provides a stunning feature – extensive, terraced gardens with soft lights completing its beauty, and in which during warm summer nights plays host to many in music and song.

 

Knighted in 1922 for his pioneering role in the development of Johannesburg, Julius Jeppe married Grace Cowen in 1891 and together they had five children.

Nellmapius Dr, Irene, Pretoria, 0062

lodge@irenecountrylodge.co.za

African Pride Irene Country Lodge, Autograph Collection®

012 667 6464

Destination Irene – now with a new look and feel

 

Break away from the city life – kick back with your family at African Pride Irene Country Lodge,  Autograph Collection® and Irene Farm. Both of these venues now boast some great new additions and are definitely worth a weekend visit.   Nestled in the historical village of Irene lies these two properties. Those fortunate enough to have already visited will attest to the fact that these gorgeous venues are indeed best described as ‘heaven on earth’ – a fabulous escape from the hustle and bustle of city life.

 

From the moment you drive down the long and winding oak-lined lane leading up to African Pride Irene Country Lodge, Autograph Collection®’s entrance, you’ll feel like you’re being transported to another world. A welcome weekend getaway just a stones throw away from the hustle and bustle of the city, it’s hard to imagine such a haven of peace and tranquillity exists.

 

Boasting with 123 spacious luxurious rooms, they cater for families with interleading rooms as well as for the romantic creating an ultimate date night option. From the moment you arrives they will enjoy an experience like no other. A brand new reception area with an open-plan design ensures a welcoming arrival, as relaxed as possible.

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Madikwe Game Reserve R24 Derdepooort,

lodge@madikweriverlodge.co.za

Madikwe River Lodge

014 778 0291

Madikwe River Lodge is beautifully situated on the banks of the Groot Marico River in the heart of Madikwe Game Reserve, offering guests a place to relax and unwind. The Lodge also provides the ideal venue for intimate wedding ceremonies. The Madikwe accommodation comprises 16 comfortable and secluded, split-level thatched chalets. The decor of each luxurious chalet provides a rich African feel with en-suite bathrooms, romantic outside showers, and a full range of amenities. Each chalet also has a private wooden deck overlooking the river and forest.

 

Activities at Madikwe River Lodge include: game drives, bird safaris, stargazing from the boma, and swimming. Conference facilities are available with a total of 3 venues.

 

With extensive accommodation options, a world-class restaurant and stunning surrounds, this is the quintessential location for an executive meeting or conference.

Madikwe River Lodge offers guests 16 comfortable and secluded, split-level thatched chalets, which surround the main lodge. The decor of each luxurious chalet provides a rich African feel with en-suite bathrooms, romantic outside showers, and a full range of guest amenities. Guests can also look forward to the comfort of having a separate lounge and private wooden deck overlooking the stunning forest and gently flowing river.

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Event

Cedar Slow Market

Saturday, March 23, 2019 at 9 AM – 3 PM

Are you ready for homegrown good times… we are introducing the new Cedar Slow Market! Our market is a specially curated space for local growers, makers and creators to showcase their wares, and share their lifestyle and passion with you, the slow market invites you in with its home spun charm, handmade, home crafted goods and produce. There are few better ways to spend a Saturday than with good friends, food and laughter – every Saturday from 9am - 3pm #HappinessIsHomespun #CedarSlowMarket

 

Cedar Square offers a unique shopping experience with an array of stores to suit all shopping and entertainment desires - clothing, dining, leisure & entertainment, electronics, gifts, health & beauty, children's clothing & toys, homeware, and jewellery & accessories, the offers are endless.

 

With an air of Eurocentricity, Cedar Square is a beautifully designed shopping centre with a strong focus on convenience and lifestyle. The intricate architecture with its zen-like components, combining lush vegetation, a generous dollop of natural light and the tinkling of water features, all blend together to transport you from a world of constant haste to that of peace and serenity.

Located off Cedar Road via Willow or Uranium Roads in Fourways, the centre is ideally situated to ensure ease of access for local residents as well as visitors from further afield with just a quick turn off from William Nicol.

Cedar Square Shopping Centre

Corner Cedar and Uranium Road, Fourways

Tickets

 

Cedar Square Slow Market

 

Shopping Mall

 

Retail therapy that is refreshing, rejuvenating and relaxing.

 

Activities

GROUND ZERO

RAND AIRPORT

WATERHAVEN ESTATE

ORLANDO TOWERS

Try something different, come and abseil and conquer your fears, take control and prove you can drop 20m into an empty space to the river below using your arms to control the descent and your feet to kick off.

Aeronautics fans will love the opportunity to experience an aerobatics flight in a full-throttle Pitts Special, which is recognised as the best aerobatics plane of all time.

Waterhaven Country Estate is only a 20 minute drive from Sandton, Johannesburg. Unwind here on one of our seven ranges for Archery. This ancient sport was invented in the late Stone Age

Orlando Towers offers you the first ever bungee and swing between 2 cooling towers, a whopping 100 m from the ground. A guide will meet you at the harnessing area, where you will be strapped into your climbing harness.

STOKECITY WAKEPARK

RANDBURG RACEWAY

BILL HARROP'S

BATTLE ZONE

Escape the concrete jungle and experience exciting, family-friendly entertainment at StokeCity Wakepark. Water-ski, kneeboard or wakeboard on the main cable or the straight cable.

At Randburg Raceway in Gauteng we have something for everyone, with quick 10 minute races, Grand Prix style events and Endurance Races.

Bill Harrop’s Original Balloon Safaris provides a traditional balloon safari that departs at dawn and lasts about an hour and is preceded by tea, coffee and biscuits, and is followed by breakfast.

We cater for all kinds of birthday parties every weekend! The birthday package includes: Paintball marker, mask, jacket and 100 paintballs.

Contact Information

Phone:  072 355 2537

Email:  info@theweekend.co.za

Address:  Salt Rock, Kwazulu Natal South Africa

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