Harburg Retreat Centre

If you’re looking for a spot to go and get some peace and quiet, Team #FinishTime would argue that one of the best places that could be is Harburg Retreat Centre. As the name implies, this spot is about taking a step back from the stresses of everyday life and enjoying some quiet, relaxing time. Surrounded by beautiful forests, sugarcane plantations and breathtaking views of the Valley of 1000 Hills, the Centre offers a wide…

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Fern Hill Hotel

Fern Hill Hotel is described as one of the leading hotels in the KZN Midlands, and it was very quick for Team #FinishTime to see why! Being located in close proximity to venues where our clients hold their races, Fern Hill offers the perfect blend of convenience and serenity. Members of our team agreed that if it was not a working weekend, this would be the perfect “home-away-from-home” from which to explore everything that the…

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Oom Daan’s B&B

When Team #FinishTime is heading to East London and they are looking for a home-away-from-home environment, we head to Oom Daan’s BnB. Here, there’s none of that impersonal hotel feeling and, in the words of one of our race timers, it’s entirely possible to forget that one isn’t actually at home when staying here. Comfortable indoor and outdoor dining areas – each with their own unique character – give members of Team #FinishTime ample opportunities…

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Maselspoort Resort & Conference Centre

Maselspoort, situated just outside Bloemfontein, is described as a fisherman’s paradise, and in the words of one of our race timers, Maselspoort Resort & Conference Centre is just paradise! Visitors who head to Maselspoort Resort in the summer months (and who aren’t too busy timing a race) can make the most of a cold water pool and super tubes. All year round, there’s mini golf, angling, volleyball and trampolines to be enjoyed, as well as…

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Park Gables Guest House and Conference Centre

The first thing that struck Team #FinishTime about Park Gables Guest House and Conference Centre in Arcadia is how convenient its location is. The guest house is situated within a stone’s throw of the central business district, various embassies, pubs and restaurants, as well as the Loftus Sports Complex, the Gautrain station, Hatfield Plaza and the University of Pretoria. A variety of different sorts of rooms and villas are available at Park Gables, ensuring that…

"Park Gables Guest House and Conference Centre"

Milk and Honey Guesthouse

Members of Team #FinishTime recently found themselves making Milk & Honey Guesthouse in Postmasburg their temporary home, and the first thing they commented on was the perfection of the location. On the one hand, it’s centrally located with quick and easy proximity to shops, restaurants and petrol stations. On the other hand, this delightful guesthouse boasts a tranquil setting in a quiet residential neighbourhood. It was, in the words of members of our team, the…

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Gastehys Jamharmsgat

Gastehys Janharmsgat has been described as a place where memories are made, and after a recent visit to Cullinan, Team #FinishTime was in full agreement that their memories of this spot were great ones. The quirkiness of the decor, the friendliness of the staff and the quaintness of the town all add up to make this a truly fantastic place to stay. The entire team went out of their way to make sure that members…

"Gastehys Jamharmsgat"

The Fritz Hotel

As the old real estate adage goes, it’s all about location, location, location. When it comes to the perfect location for a Cape Town holiday, it doesn’t get better than The Fritz Hotel, which you will find in the heart of Cape Town’s city centre, just a stone’s throw from attractions such as Parliament, the Company’s Garden and Greenmarket Square. Table Mountain is a mere 4km away, with the V&A Waterfront being just slightly further…

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Maputo AFECC Gloria Hotel

If there is a more stunning beachside hotel anywhere in Mozambique, we are having a hard time imagining it. Add world-class service, stunning rooms and every activity and amenity you could imagine – and welcome to the Maputo AFECC Gloria Hotel, at which Team #FinishTime was privileged enough to stay when going to Mozambique to time the inaugural FNB Maputo 10K CityRun. Located on the shores of Maputo Bay, this hotel boasts an outdoor pool…

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Del Roza Guest House

According to members of Team #FinishTime, who recently had the privilege of staying at Del Roza Guest House in Middelburg, this spot is the perfect place to go when you need to escape from the rat race. Think country town, warm hospitality and a freshly renovated 100-year-old homestead that’s close to everything Middelburg has to offer. The accommodation on offer at Del Roza consists of eight luxurious rooms complete with comfortable beds, a bouquet of…

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