]Badplaas has several mineral pools, while the Hydro Spa offers treatments.

Mbombela - Badplaas, a Forever Resort, is nestled in the Emanzana Nature Reserve.

The award-winning resort is famous for its hot mineral springs and has become known for its leisure and entertainment facilities. A mere two-and-a-half-hour drive from Joburg takes you there.

Self-catering accommodation includes rondavels, log cabins, guest houses and luxury chalets. Or why not book into one of the newly upgraded hotel rooms? All units are fully serviced and have air conditioning and selected satellite TV channels.

For the outdoor enthusiast the resort offers a shady caravan and camping park overlooking the nature reserve.

Explore the reserve accompanied by one of the rangers or on your own. It is home to giraffe and to various antelope and bird species.

There are indoor and outdoor warm and cold mineral pools. Thrill seekers can enjoy the speed slides, supertube or the rinkhals tube rapids.

The Hydro Spa offers a variety of treatments and products. You will feel revitalised and rejuvenated whether you have had a massage or simply lounged around one of the pools.



Five modern conference rooms, all equipped, provide a variety of seating arrangements for up to 600 delegates.

A range of team-building activities is also available.

Don’t miss out on an exclusive discount being offered on this resort. There is a 20 percent discount on accommodation bookings (with the exception of caravanning and camping), valid until December 15, excluding long weekends and school holidays.

This offer cannot be used in conjunction with other specials and it excludes group bookings.

To qualify for the discount, members must produce their valid Star Travel Club card. Terms and conditions apply.

To find out more or to book, call 017 844 8000, e-mail: [email protected] or see: www.foreverbadplaas.co.za

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