Top 6 fun stays for Easter

2014-03-19 06:01

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Easter FunStays start from as little as R425 per person sharing, per night. All Easter FunStay packages are inclusive of breakfast and can be viewed in more detail by visiting the Peermont websiteThis advertorial was sponsored by Peermont.

The school holidays are around the corner and we have the perfect Easter FunStay destinations for you to choose from to spoil the family.

Easter at Peermont takes place from 22 March to 5 May 2014and there is a holiday destination to suit every family and pocket around the country.  

Emperors Palace, Gauteng’s favourite entertainment and destination hub, considers Easter a special time of the year; making sure there is more than enough fun and entertainment for all to enjoy.

Discover luxury and regal comfort at the 5-star D'oreale Grande hotel whilst little ones will be thrilled in the Gardens of Vespian from 19 to 21 April with an amazing Easter egg hunt, face painting and petting zoo.

Enjoy Easter elegance at an attractive price at the 4-star Peermont Mondior hotel at Emperors Palace. The hotel boasts world-class leisure accommodation, furnished in contemporary African elegance and combined with cutting-edge technology.

Contemporary convenience at the 3-star Peermont Metcourt offers affordable accommodation in stylish and comfortable rooms.

Guests also have access to a variety of dining and entertainment options at the resort.

David Kau and a host of the country’s hottest comedians will return to the Centre Court for a hilarious evening of comedy with the Blacks Only Comedy Festival on 29 March.

Emperors Palace will keep Easter ‘Stayin Alive’ with the Bee Gee’s Tribute Show from 04 to 26 April at the Odeon Showbar, and iconic 80’s superstars, Air Supply will be rocking out to three decades of their greatest hits on 25 to 26 April in the Centre Court.

Family dining doesn’t have to be a hunt as the Entertainment Emporium hosts family favourites such as the Gold Rush Spur, Col’Cacchio pizzeria and the ever popular Ocean Basket, to name a few. 

The impressive Nu Metro cinema complex is the perfect escape where the family can enjoy the latest blockbusters. Alternatively Jupiter’s children’s entertainment facility and the Magic Company will keep tots and teens entertained for hours.

Conveniently located next to OR Tambo International Airport in Johannesburg, travel to Emperors Palace is seamless from the plane seat to the complimentary airport shuttle that collects and drops guests on their hotel doorstep. No traffic and luggage hassles, just good old family time.

A gem of the Free State, Bethlehem (neighbouring to Clarens) is a town immersed in arts and adventure for the whole family to enjoy.

It’s an interesting blend of old and new creating vibrant Easter memories from the foothills of the Maluti Mountains.

Frontier Inn and Casino offers the perfect departure point for any Easter excursion, from the beauty of the highlands to the calming waters of surrounding rivers and dams. Be charmed by the pure grandeur of this majestic region - an essential hide-away spot every family should experience. The surrounding little towns offer a host of quaint shopping opportunities and breath-taking expeditions into hinterland. Frontier Inn is the perfect destination for a slow paced Easter break away to discover untold treasures.

Deep in the Limpopo bush veld, away from bustling cities and noisy streets, guests will find a surplus of treasures just waiting to be discovered this Easter at Khoroni Hotel Casino Convention Resort, located next to the Kruger National Park's Punda Maria gate. Venda's landscapes range from lush highlands and majestic mountains to golden grasslands. Traditional crafts, legends and superstitions make Khoroni the ideal destination for families seeking a twist on traditional Easter activities.

Make Easter eggstra-special in the heart of Mpumalanga when visiting cosmos country and the Graceland Hotel Casino and Country Club.

Children will be entertained for hours at the play centre, video arcade and swimming pool during the Easter celebrations. A comfortable hour’s drive from Johannesburg on the N17 freeway, the resort features a Gary Player designed 18-hole, inland link golf course and a host of recreational facilities to enjoy at this holiday hotspot.

A mere three hour’s drive from Johannesburg in the North West lays an oasis perfectly set for an Easter getaway. Mmabatho Palms Hotel Casino Convention Resort vaunts a grand swimming pool, loads of activities for the children and adults alike. The nearby Leopard Park Golf Club promises to make the visit an unforgettable one.

Spend Easter at Rio Hotel Casino and Convention Resort in the North West and experience the newly appointed Moo Bar and Karamba Grill House. Moo Bar serves the most innovative cocktails presented in flaring style, whilst Karamba Grill House is fast becoming a local jewel for mouth-watering grills and outstanding quality. For an adrenalin filled Easter, activities around Klerksdorp include

Call Peermont Central Reservations on +27 860 777 900 (SA only).  Quote the promotional code EASTER FUNSTAYS to secure this fantastic rate.  For Emperors Palace entertainment bookings and more information, visit  or contact 011 928 129/1213.

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