Johannesburg - Valley Lodge & Spa in Magaliesburg is less than an hour’s drive from Joburg and Pretoria and is offering a luxurious pamper package for couples for December.

The package includes a two-night stay in a lavishly furnished room, dinner, breakfast, and a deluxe poolside neck and shoulder massage while sipping on summer cocktails.

l Standard room: R4 410

l Luxury room: R4 810

l Superior room: R5 410

This four-star award-winning hotel offers pampering spa treatments in the Valley Lodge Spa, convivial Sunday lunches, picnics, bird-watching as well as fly-fishing activities on the banks of the Magalies River.

Choices of accommodation range from superior elegance to country luxury, with views ranging from wooded gardens to private river bank.

The glamorous spa complements the new-look lounge and welcoming Maloney’s Bar.

Nearby attractions include the Cradle of Humankind, Sterkfontein Caves, Rhino and Lion Park, Magalies Meander, Sun City and hot-air ballooning.

Call Valley Lodge & Spa at 014 577 1301/5, fax 014 577 1306,e-mail [email protected], or see

Travel Club members get 15 percent off current rates until next November. - Saturday Star