Spa Specials For Women’s Month | Pamper Yourself in Pretoria

August is all about women. One of the best, and most relaxing, ways to pamper yourself (or the special lady in your life - hint, hint!) is with a luxurious spa gift. Here’s a selection of spa specials available in and around the city in celebration of Women’s Day.

Spa Beau

Spa Beau, the day spa at the four-star Crane’s Nest Guesthouse, is a haven of pampering, relaxation and rejuvenation. In this tranquil and beautiful environment guests can enjoy a superior level of spa treatments.

Spa Beau is offering two packages in celebration of Women’s Day. The first package, for R520, includes a welcome drink and snacks on arrival, a 30-minute Indian head massage, a 30-minute back and neck massage, use of the Jacuzzi and the swimming pool as well as a light lunch. The second package, for R560, includes a welcome drink and snacks on arrival, a 30-minute mini facial, a 30-minute mini pedicure, a 30-minute back and neck massage, use of the Jacuzzi and the swimming pool as well as a lunch platter.

Details: 313 Aquila Avenue, Waterkloof Ridge / 012 460 7223 /

Camdeboo Day Spa

The luxurious African Pride Irene Country Lodge Camdeboo Spa is a peaceful place and the perfect retreat for a Women’s Day spoil.

Camdeboo is offering a choice of three Ladies Day Off specials. The first package includes four 30-minute treatments: a milk moisture hand ritual, a milk moisture foot ritual, a tech neck massage and a soothing scalp and face massage, all for R1 100. The second package, for R670, includes the customer's selection of two of these treatments and the third option is R495 for any one of these treatments. All Ladies Day Off packages include a light meal and refreshments served in the scenic spa gardens.

Details: African Pride Irene Country Lodge, Irene / 012 667 6464 /


Situated on the banks of the Hennops River, Vusalela spa is a stunning sanctuary of relaxation and personal rejuvenation.

For the month of August, Vusalela is offering the Izulu Small Heaven Full Day Spa Special. At R1 800 for two people, this is an offer not to be missed! The Izulu package includes a full-body hot stone massage, full-body exfoliation, relaxation facial, head and shoulder massage, foot exfoliation and massage, hand exfoliation and massage, a Jacuzzi session and complimentary breakfast, lunch, snacks and beverages.

Details: on the R511 near Hartbeespoort Dam, Pretoria / 012 371 2910 /

Bakwena Day Spa

Bakwena Day Spa, a recent winner of the EOHCB Award for Spa of the Year, cultivates an innovative approach to treating both the body and mind in a warm, welcoming and relaxing environment.

Bakwena Day Spa is celebrating Women’s Day with a Jenna Clifford Special. For R1 299 you can enjoy a full-body hot stone massage, a foot massage, a scalp and neck massage, hand and forearm massage, an invigorating spa body treatment and a hydrating aloe facial. The special also includes a complimentary Jenna Clifford gift and refreshments.

Details: Velmore Hotel Estate, Erasmia / 012 370 6006 /

Ikhutsa Spa

Ikhutsa Spa is located on the premises of the four-star Mountain Manor Guesthouse. The spa is a soulful place that relies on the combination of natural tranquillity and the gifted hands of their therapists to provide guests with a rejuvenating experience.

The Full Day Madness special at Ikhutsa is wonderful way to celebrate Women’s Day. Available on weekdays for R780 and weekends for R899, the package includes welcome drinks, breakfast, full-body exfoliation, full-body massage, scalp massage, lunch, hand soak and exfoliation, a pedicure and use of the swimming pool.

Details: 79 Henry Road, Shere, Pretoria East / 012 809 1166 /

Beauty Within

Located inside the trendy Menlyn Boutique Hotel, Beauty Within is the perfect place to de-stress and recharge. Pamper yourself this month with a Morning Bliss or Pamper Time combo special at this luxurious spa.

The Morning Bliss package includes a facial, full-body massage and a pedicure for R1 300 or R2 350 for two people. The Pamper Time package includes a foot scrub and massage, back and neck massage, face massage, hand massage and rubber mask for R930 or R1 700 for two people. Go all out and add chocolates and sparkling wine to the deal for an additional R150.

Details: 209 Tugela Road, Ashlea Gardens / 012 425 9580 /

By Jana van der Linde