Where: Houtkapper Street, Paradyskloof, Stellenbosch
If luxury and five-star treatment is your idea of a good time then this private garden estate will bring out the romantic in you! Good food comes standard at the in-house Makaron restaurant, where couples can enjoy Michelin Gourmet Week from 8-15 February. French Michelin-starred Chef Aurélien Gransagne will serve cuisine paired with Stellenbosch's best wines each night. The accommodation offers spacious rooms with private terraces surrounded by lush greenery and the pretty pool areas and Sanctuary Spa are food for the mind, body and soul.
The Westcliff, Johannesburg
Where: 67 Jan Smuts Avenue, Westcliff, Johannesburg
Couples are welcomed with a complimentary gift from Africology's 100% natural skin care range and a platter of chocolate-dipped strawberries before being whisked off to their luxurious rooms. Dinner is equally sublime with a menu comprising prawns, black forest ham and strawberries, brie and gooseberry compote and beef fillet with Roquefort butter and asparagus. There are also a wide range of delicious desserts to choose from. A full English breakfast can be enjoyed at La Belle Terrasse restaurant the next morning. Long-stemmed roses, a bottle of Moët et Chandon Rosé Champagne and spa treatments are available on request at an additional cost.
Legend Golf & Safari Resort
Where: Waterberg, Limpopo
Price: R6 780 for two guests sharing
Take a break from the bustling city and head for this beautiful and relaxing resort – perfectly conducive for a romantic weekend of bonding. Each couple can enjoy a two-night stay including dinner and breakfast. With breathtaking views and 22 000 hectares to explore, couples can enjoy their complimentary game drive – great for spotting the Big Five. For those with a sweet tooth, the resort invites couples to enjoy the chocolate fiesta on 12 February. End the getaway by indulging your sense with his and hers full body hot rock massages – on the house!