Affordable South Africa

Itinerary Overview

A great value self-drive trip travelling from Cape Town along the Garden Route to the Eastern Cape, offering the high life for a low price.

Accommodation includes: The Three Boutique Hotel, Rickety Bridge Country House, Rosenhof Country House, Robberg Beach Lodge and Woodbury Lodge



Day 1UK Departure

UK Departure

Overnight flight from Heathrow to Cape Town


Days 2-3The Three Boutique Hotel, Cape Town

The Three Boutique Hotel, Cape Town

On arrival at Cape Town International Airport collect your hire car and make your way to The Three Boutique Hotel for a two night stay. In the heart of Cape Town and within walking distance of numerous restaurants and shops, the stylish rooms in this National Monument building are supplemented by a designer swimming pool, rooftop deck and city shuttle service.


Days 4-5Rickety Bridge Country House, Franschhoek

Rickety Bridge Country House, Franschhoek

From Cape Town, drive through to Franschhoek for a two night stay at Rickety Bridge Country House. A picturesque property nestled into the slopes of the Franschhoek Mountains with views of the Wemmershoek mountain range, the rooms in this accommodation have a timeless and classic look and offer you all the comforts of home and more.


Days 6-7Rosenhof Country House, Oudsthoorn

Rosenhof Country House, Oudsthoorn

From Franschhoek you will drive to the quaint town of Oudsthoorn, for a two night stay at Rosenhof Country House. Set amongst beautiful rose gardens, an exquisite and historic farmhouse that also boasts a spa, art gallery and swimming pool. A home from home, it is undoubtedly the best base from which to explore the many attractions of Oudtshoorn.


Days 8-9Robberg Beach Lodge, Plettenberg Bay

Robberg Beach Lodge, Plettenberg Bay

From Oudsthoorn you will drive to Plettenberg Bay for a two night stay at the Robberg Beach Lodge. A collection of luxurious villas which overlook one of South Africa’s finest beaches and offer designer accommodation, swimming pools, sundecks and a true beach experience, just minutes from the the village’s stylish restaurants, bars, galleries & boutiques.


Days 10-12Woodbury Lodge, Amakhala Game Reserve

Woodbury Lodge, Amakhala Game Reserve

From Plettenberg Bay you will drive to Amakhala Game Reserve for a three night stay at Woodbury Lodge. Home to six secluded stone and thatched lodges, each with a large private deck with views into the African bush, game drives, bushwalks, horse-riding and river cruises are all available in a malaria-free, Big Five environment.


Day 13Departure


You will drive to Port Elizabeth Airport where you will drop off your hire car and fly first to Johannesburg, and then on to London Heathrow.


Day 14UK Arrival

UK Arrival

Early morning arrival into London Heathrow

  • UK Departure
  • The Three Boutique Hotel, Cape Town
  • Rickety Bridge Country House, Franschhoek
  • Rosenhof Country House, Oudsthoorn
  • Robberg Beach Lodge, Plettenberg Bay
  • Woodbury Lodge, Amakhala Game Reserve
  • Departure
  • UK Arrival

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