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Black Friday Deals To Keep The Whole Family Happy
2020 can be good. We'll share that goodness.
Latest update: 11 November 2020
Black Friday specials mean fun in and around the city for a fraction of the price it usually costs. Pack up the car and head out for a glamping adventure at three quarters of the usual price, scoot up and down the side of Table Mountain (the kids can go for free), or even make your own gin at Distillers & Union and save R150. Here are a few choice specials we sourced for you:
BOOK CARTEL HOUSE’S BOUTIQUE ROOM WITH A VIEW AT 25% LESS
Everyone could use a relaxing night away. As a Black Friday special book yourself into a boutique room with stunning views of Cape Town at Cartel House Hotel in Cape Town's bustling CBD or The Old Foundry Hotel (super fast wifi, netflix and large flat screens incl.). There’s also the option of a room with a terrace so you can breakfast on your own private balcony.
The deal: Book before 28 November at 25% less. Use the promo code BLACKFRIDAY25.
When: Anytime before 28 November
Book this great Cape Town staycation Black Friday hotel special: www.ideascartel.com
BUY THE GARAJEEST WINERY’S TWO PREMIUM WINES AT 36% LESS
The Garajeest winery in Somerset West produces two premium wines in limited numbers, the Bruce Cabernet Franc and the Jim Semillon. For Black Friday, they’re a steal at over a third of the price off, plus delivery will be free. If you’re a white wine lover with a preference for dry then the Jim’s for you, but for those who love a medium-bodied red, opt for the Bruce Cabernet Franc.
The deal: Buy a case of The Garajeest Bruce Cabernet Franc or Jim Semillon at 36% less.
When: 23 November to 30 November.
Delivery only | 072 524 2921 | thegarajeest.co.za
BOOK A SCOOTOUR FOR AN ADULT AND KIDS GO FREE
Pack the little ones in for a ride down the mountain with Scootours Black Friday special: kids between four and nine can ride for free. As long as there is a full paying adult with them, you can take the kids on a freewheeling mountain ride down the side of Table Mountain right into Oranjezicht for a weekend Scootour adventure.
Deal: Kids between the age of four and nine can ride for free as a passenger when you book via scootours.co.za.
When: You can take the ride any day as long as you make the booking on Black Friday, 27 November.
209 Tafelberg Rd, Table Mountain | 082 776 0557 | scootours.co.za
LEARN TO MAKE GIN AT DISTILLERS & UNION FOR R150 LESS
Distillers & Union’s gin-making courses teach you everything, from deciding what you want your gin to taste like, through to how to pick the botanicals, spices and fruits that will get it there. Then, throw the ingredients into a copper pot and let the magic unfold. Once it’s ready, your distiller guide will also make a special cocktail from your own personal gin, and you can take the rest home.
The deal: R450 for the course (usual cost R600).
When: Book between 27 November to 5 December to access discount for any course date until 31 December, 2020.
415 Albert Rd, Woodstock | 076 726 3093 | distillersunion.co.za
TWO BURGERS, TWO PIZZAS AT SGT PEPPER FOR JUST R150
Sgt Pepper is famous for its speciality pizzas, like the cheesy Tannie Tandoori pizza with cream cheese and sweet chilli, but the giant beefy burgers are also hugely popular and filling. If you’re a fan of golden-oldies, try the Hotel California burger with bacon, cheddar, pineapple and chutney, and pair it with the Green Day burger with guacamole, jalapeno chilli and sour cream while it’s the Sgt Pepper’s 2-for-1 pizza and burger special.
The deal: R150 for two pizzas and two burgers.
When: Every day.
194 Long St, CBD | 021 424 5608 | sgtpepperct.com
AT THE EARTH FAIR MARKET IT’S A SPECIAL EVERY FRIDAY
Every Friday during November treat yourself to some live music, half-priced beer, good food and lively company at the Earth Fair Food and Shopping Market. Take your pick of any two 500ml draughts, including Soweto Gold, Jack Black, Stellenbrau, Camelthorn or Lagunitas. Plus, the Earth Fair Market is a treasure trove of boutique clothing, hand-made jewellery and fresh produce every Wednesday and Saturday.
The deal: Any two 500ml draughts for R70.
When: Every Friday in November.
South Palms Centre, 333 Main Rd, Tokai | 067 108 1530 | earthfairmarket.co.za
GET AN OUTDOOR GLAMPING EXPERIENCE AT AFRICAMPS
"Explore some of South Africa's most beautiful farms, estates and reserves while staying in absolute comfort. Enjoy hiking, mountain biking, fishing, swimming, rowing, horse riding, wine tasting, hot tubbing... the list goes on! There's a lot you can do at any one of the eleven Africamps boutique glamping camps across South Africa.
Deal: Save R500 per night on midweek stays between 9 January 2021 and 30 April 2021, excluding peak season dates.
Note: This special is only valid when you make a booking via africamps.com.
When: Book on Friday, 27 November to stay between 9 January 2021 and 30 April 2021
South Africa | 021 300 5694 | africamps.com
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