The Old Mushroom Farm

If there’s one thing that Team #FinishTime loves about The Old Mushroom Farm from a purely practical perspective, it’s the versatility of the accommodation on offer. From the Round House, which sleeps up to 12 people in four bedrooms to the Cottages, which sleep four people each, there’s a great option no matter how big a team we have to send to Howick for an event. There’s also a Tunnel Apartment, a Loft and Boutique…

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Die Herehuis Guesthouse

Beaufort West is a common stopping point for Team #FinishTime on the road between Cape Town and our home base just outside Durban. Die Herehuis Guesthouse has joined the list of one of our favourite spots to stay in this area of the Western Cape. For those staying longer than just one night between long days on the road, you’ll be perfectly situated to visit the Karoo National Park, which is just 6km from Die…

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The Kimberley Club Boutique Hotel

The Kimberley Club Boutique Hotel is aptly described as a place to “experience the allure of yesteryear where old-world charm meets modern luxury in perfect harmony”. On a recent trip to Kimberley to time a race, Team #FinishTime spent a weekend here and greatly enjoyed the sense of history and world-class accommodation on offer. The staff were extremely friendly and helpful, and the hotel offers plenty of places to sit and relax – which is…

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Harmony Guesthouse

Having stayed at Harmony Guesthouse in Nelspruit while providing the results from a race in the Lowveld, our team members commented that they actually felt like they’d been on a holiday. Between the bubbling fountain in the Instagram-worthy garden and the comfortable themed rooms, the guesthouse is both beautiful and serene. The double rooms at Harmony Guesthouse offer a comfortable queen-sized bed and an en-suite bathroom, as well as DSTV, a fridge, air conditioning and…

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V&S Apartments

If you’re looking for an apartment that offers proximity to everything that Fourways has to offer, as well as great relaxation features like a seasonal outdoor swimming pool and a stunning garden, then V&S Apartments is the place you’re looking for to accommodate your stay in Gauteng. Our team loved the fact that restaurants were located just minutes away – and they simultaneously loved the quiet tranquil ambience offered by the apartment. The apartment was…

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Airport Gardens Boutique Hotel

One of the first things that struck Team #FinishTime about Airport Gardens Boutique Hotel is the sheer variety on offer. With everything from presidential suites to self-catering rooms, there’s something for everyone and there was certainly comfort to be had in abundance when a member of team overnighted here during a work trip to Joburg. Another aspect of this hotel that we really loved is the opportunity to relax in the extensive gardens or around…

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Scenery Maqalika Guesthouse

Team #FinishTime is always ready for a cross-border adventure, and when the opportunity came up to time a race in Maseru, we grabbed our passports and hit the hills. Our home base in the Mountain Kingdom capital of Maseru was Scenery Maqalika Guesthouse, and the accommodation on offer made the work trip feel almost like a holiday. The on-site restaurant took care of our meals, while the free WiFi throughout the property kept us connected.…

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Florentia Guesthouse

Aptly described online by one reviewer as “a hidden gem”, Florentia Guesthouse in Bloemfontein offers value for money and friendly, welcoming staff. Team members went out of their way to make the check-in process easy for Team #FinishTime, which is always greatly appreciated after a long day on the road or out timing a race. Florentia Guesthouse offers all the amenities you would expect, including WiFi, a full English/Irish breakfast and free private parking. The…

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Dalberry Guest House

You’d be easily forgiven for forgetting that you were in the heart of Sandton when you arrive at Dalberry Guest House. While being conveniently located right amid the hustle and bustle of the city, it is an oasis of calm ensconced in a quiet and peaceful neighbourhood. Our team stayed here while timing a race in Sandton and they found it cosy, comfortable and convenient. One of the many things our team loved about Dalberry…

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Nahoon Bed and Breakfast

If you’re holidaying, racing or working in East London, Team #FinishTime can highly recommend Nahoon Bed and Breakfast as a base. Situated just a short drive from the beach, this stunning self-catering and B&B accommodation offers an array of ways to relax and enjoy yourself. You can sun yourself on a deckchair by the swimming pool, enjoy a game of pool or simply relax on your patio. Nahoon Bed and Breakfast’s standard double rooms boast…

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