ABOUT aha CASA DO SOL
A perfect setting in the heart of scenic Mpumalanga, the luxurious aha Casa do Sol Hotel Hazyview is located next to the Elephant Sanctuary and offers pristine pools, deeply shaded glades and lush flower gardens. The prevailing sense of elegance, peace and quiet belies the fact that the wild and untamed world of the famous Kruger National Park is a mere 15 minutes’ drive away. The village architecture and sub-tropical gardens create a sanctuary of tranquillity and spectacular sunsets.
The Hotel has two excellent conference venues to accommodate 12-260 delegates. During winter months, guests can relax by the fireplace in the comfortable lounge area.
aha Casa do Sol Hotel Hazyview offers four different accommodation options: Casas, Villas, Twin and Double Suites, and the Casa Grande, which features a jacuzzi, private pool and sauna.
The Cozinha Velha Restaurant serves only the freshest produce, picked from our gardens and used by our chefs in the preparation of all meals. It is renowned for superb wines and fine cuisine and offers a light lunch menu while alternating between a set dinner menu and a full buffet for dinner.
Because aha Casa do Sol Hotel Hazyview is situated within the Ilanga Nature and Game Reserve, the following activities are available: hiking, mountain biking, tennis, and fishing. The Hotel is also the ideal home-base from which to tour the Lowveld and discover its attractions: Kruger National Park, God’s Window, Blyde River Canyon and Bourke’s Luck Potholes.
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aha CASA DO SOL SPECIALS
Per couple per room – R1 995
*Incl. breakfast and the 2nd night complimentary
aha CASA DO SOL ROOMS
This four-star Hazyview hotel with 54 luxury rooms or suites guarantees a memorable stay complimented by tranquil views.
CASA – TWIN
Each Casa Twin Room leads out onto the lush flower gardens and has en-suite bathrooms.
With an emphasis on style and relaxation, the Family Room has a spacious, open-plan interior equipped to cater to the needs of family-living. Cribs or infant beds are provided and, for your peace of mind, in-room childcare services are available.
- Infant Beds
The Villas each offer private gardens or terraces and en-suite bathrooms, as well as tea and coffee facilities and a small fridge.
- Coffee & Tea Station
The luxurious Casa Grande has a spacious sitting room opening onto a porticoed patio with a jacuzzi, sauna and private pool in an enclosed garden. The upper level houses a double bedroom with a king-size bed and ‘his and her’ bathrooms.
- Daily Housekeeping
- Infant Beds
- Private Plunge Pool
- Sitting Area
aha CASA DO SOL DINING
Enjoy classic cuisine and exceptional drinks in a truly beautiful setting where every dining experience is enjoyed within the tranquillity of this Hazyview restaurant and cocktail bar.
CASA DO SOL RESTAURANT
aha Casa do Sol renowned for its fine cuisine and exceptional wines, and the Cozinha Velha Restaurant seats us to 90 guests – making it the ideal location for large groups or conferencing guests.
The outside patio area with its relaxing ambience and views is the perfect spot for daily breakfast, lunch and dinner, and may also be used for events during the warmer summer months. Not only is this delightful Hazyview restaurant’s breakfast buffet menu a delicious way to start your day, it also offers a light lunch menu and alternates between a set dinner menu and a full buffet for dinner.
Service and authenticity play an important role in the quality of our cuisine, so our chefs use only the freshest produce, picked daily from our own gardens, in the preparation of each dish.
Located next to the restaurant, Chiquita’s cocktail bar is a popular and relaxing outdoor setting providing the perfect spot to enjoy a pre-dinner drink under the stars and exchange stories about the day’s activities. There are three designated ‘braai’ (barbecue) areas: Quinchoat, the pool deck (Spanish equivalent of a ‘lapa’), and a traditional South African ‘boma’, as well as the terrace area at the Cozhina Velha Restaurant. Dinner in any of these areas can be booked on request.
During the winter months, guests can take advantage of the large fireplace in the comfortable lounge area to ward off the chilly nights. Plus, our mobile bar service is ideal for any event hosted on the property.
aha CASA DO SOL CONFERENCING
aha Casa do Sol Hotel & Resort has two excellent conference venues, the Ilanga and Nhlangano, that accommodates 12-260 delegates. This Hazyview conference centre is ideal if you are looking for a serene location to enjoy a day-, overnight- or week-long conference.
HOST A VARIETY OF EVENTS
- Team-building exercises
PLAN YOUR EVENT WITH CASA DO SOL
Renowned for hosting and helping ensure successful conferences and meetings, guests can expect a warm and pleasant atmosphere with quality touches at every turn. Our attentive and professional banqueting team guarantee that each event at this luxury Hazyview hotel is a superbly executed.
Conference facility capacity
The Ilanga conference venue is ideal for day conferences in Hazyview, as it accommodates the following number of delegates:
- Cinema: 150-seater
- Boardroom: 30-seater
- Schoolroom: 100-seater
Breakaway rooms and a boardroom are also available.
aha CASA DO SOL ACTIVITIES
There are many things to see and do in Hazyview, and the Hotel is uniquely situated within the 500 hectares Ilanga Nature and Game Reserve with over 100 different species of indigenous bush and breeding herds of non-aggressive game.
The Kruger Park’s Phabeni Gate is a 15 minutes’ drive from the Hotel that neighbours the Elephant Sanctuary. The following adventure activities are available: quad biking, geckoing, zip lining, river rafting, abseiling and hot air ballooning.
The Hotel is also the ideal home-base from which to tour the Lowveld and discover its attractions: Kruger National Park, God’s Window, Blyde River Canyon and Bourke’s Luck Potholes. The Shangaan Cultural Village is also a short drive away.
On-site hiking trails, all-weather floodlit tennis courts and swimming pools are available alongside water activities at Casa do Sol’s dam such as bass fishing, bird watching and boating.
Other activities include night safaris, paintball, archery, clay pigeon shooting, team building, bush-braais, and trout fishing.
Guests are welcome to enjoy a round of golf at any of the five stunning golf courses in the vicinity of the Hotel. There are two courses in the Hazyview area – the Sabie River Sun Golf Course and the course at the Kruger Park Lodge.
The 18-hole championship Sabie River Golf Course is located alongside Nelspruit and White River.
The Kruger Park Lodge Golf Course is a nine-hole golf course with exquisite views across Hazyview and through the valley towards Sabi. Other nearby courses include the 18-hole White River Golf Estate and the nine-hole Skukuza Golf Course in the Kruger Park.