Pool at the Twelve Apostles Hotel and Spa. Supplied to Verve, The Star, for travel article in April 2009.

Cape Town - Christmas comes twice a year to the Twelve Apostles Hotel and Spa with a magical Christmas in July overnight package that offers great value-for-money, and the perfect excuse to celebrate a wintery Christmas.

There is no better place to hibernate in style than at the hotel which has just been voted No. 1 City Hotel in Africa and the Middle East in Travel + Leisure’s ‘World’s Best Service’ awards 2013.

Guests may enjoy an overnight stay in the luxury accommodation of their choice, including Full English Breakfast the next morning; a mouth-watering ‘Christmas Tea by the Sea’ with sparkling wine; a three-course dinner in the award-winning Azure Restaurant; and a special Twelve Apostles ‘Christmas’ gift, all from only R 1 445 per person sharing (per night).

The package also includes complimentary use of The Spa’s hydrotherapy pools – a salt water floatation tank, as well as cold and heated plunge pools.

Following a spa visit guests may wish to curl up by the fireside in the hotel’s cosy Leopard Bar while enjoying July’s Hot Chocolate special, White Chocolate and Cinnamon – the perfect remedy to escape the winter chill.

In addition they can choose from a selection of board games to play, or take in one of the daily movies in The Twelve Apostles Hotel’s private cinema, complete with popcorn and sweets.

The offer is valid from July 1 - 31, 2013 and is subject to availability. Rates from R 1 445 per person per night sharing (inc. VAT)