Pretoria - There’s a sense of timewarp underlying the feeling at Hoogland Health Hydro situated in Erasmia, east of Pretoria. In part, that might stem from the fact that this hydro has been in operation since the late 1970s. The design within the main building immediately takes you back with its smoky dark glass balustrades and somewhat old-fashioned decor in the rooms.
If you’re looking for chic and modern, you won’t find it here. You will, however, find other pleasures to compensate – not least being the peace and tranquillity of this property set in what feels like the heart of the country, hiking trails that test your mettle and leave you happily tired and yet also revived, a massage treatment that was one of the best I’ve had, and, my favourite, the chance to walk a labyrinth...Read more here