Self catering cottage destinations ideal for a short city break

Booking a short stay in a self-catering cottage can be an ideal means to get away from it all and either just relax or explore this vibrant city. And you don’t need to go to foreign in this generally cash strapped time to find a selection of great adventures – Johannesburg is home to a wide range of activities perfectly suited for a short break.

Perhaps one of the country’s most exciting destinations, Johannesburg is a wonderful choice for this kind of short adrenaline filled break. It’s famed for its fantastic restaurants, bistro’s, steak houses and fine cuisine, numerous historical attractions, parks, Zoo’s and Botanical gardens, offering something for people of all ages.

Indeed, whether you’re seeking a quiet break relaxing in a quiet bird filled garden enjoying the sunshine or something a little more adventure-fueled, you’re likely to find exactly what you are looking for here.

Home to some of South Africa’s best night life, you certainly won’t be short of choice when you pick a holiday here. As well as being perfect for theaters and some of the country’s best and most exclusive shopping malls places like Hartebeesport dam is an hour’s drive through rolling hills

Alternatively, you could explore one of the destination’s many sites of historical intrigue and beauty, such as the many old mining magnate’s houses and estates, some of which are rumored to be haunted. The City of Gold holds many secrets and interesting forays into its glittering past.

This spectacular destination is awash with exciting activities for adventurous travellers, from mountain biking to bungee jumping from old cooling towers, 4×4 trails and game farms are within an hour’s drive and there are a host of artists or organic markets to visit and find that special treasure..

Weather you need to visit the city on business or pleasure …or a combination of both there is always something to attract and interest both you and your partner and if you enjoy golf there is a selction of over 10 excellent courses to choose from within a 10km radius

To start planning your affordable self catering getaway, why not take a look at the five different garden cottages on offer from Moonflower Cottages….you might just become a regular?