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Jumpstart 2017

January 12, 2017

The festive season has passed, the holidays are over, and Christmas decorations are packed away (or will be soon if you’re a little delayed…). It’s

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Going Cold Turkey: Enjoying an African Christmas

December 8, 2016

The festive season is fast approaching. This can be a time of sunny skies and beach days or mulled wine and roasting chestnuts, depending on

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6 Reasons NOT to stay in Camps Bay

October 3, 2016

Did you read that correctly? Is it a typo? Quell that confusion and surprise. You have not misread anything. Cape Town is so much more

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Villa Combinations Across South Africa: Part I

March 17, 2016

See the best of South Africa by hopping from one glorious villa to another! Whether the trip is for a small family, a group of

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What’s Your Valentine Villa Personality?

February 5, 2016

As we head into the month of all things romantic, there are often some surprise reactions to the mention of Valentine’s Day. Some unexpectedly dread

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Festive Season Events

November 20, 2015

Holiday season is only a few weeks away! It’s time to start crossing off the days to office shutdown and working on the tan. While holidays

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Christmas and New Year Villa Stays

October 19, 2015

As the year rolls rapidly towards an end and we all express shock at how fast Christmas is coming around again, you may be pondering

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Latest Additions

August 28, 2015

At Icon Villas we’re always on the lookout for exciting new additions to our portfolio. And we especially enjoy keeping it spicy with a whole

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It’s Warm in Here – Top 10 Reasons to Book a Villa Stay NOW

May 26, 2015

Things may be turning a little cooler and the pace slowing down gradually, but it’s definitely not the time to hibernate and forget about travelling.

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Cape Town Foodie Favourites

April 21, 2015

Cape Town recently took third place in Condé Nast Traveler’s Reader’s Choice selection of the world’s best food cities. This got us thinking about our fave places for eating

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Paradise Discovered

March 12, 2015

There is a moment, after unending similar grassy plains, that you glance out of the aeroplane window and realize you have entered paradise. It’s a

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Flying the Blue Flag

November 11, 2014

Blue Flag season opened on 45 South African beaches on 1 November. Of those with this internationally recognized status, 27 pristine, clean and environmentally-friendly beaches

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