North west Province

When visiting North West Province we stayed at exciting TOMSA levy contributing establishments, including Lesedi Cultural Village, Thaba Legae Guest Lodge, Bakubung Bush Lodge, Thakadu River Lodge, Protea Hotel Mahikeng and Sun City. We visited various tourism attractions including the Ann van Dyk Cheetah Centre near Brits and the Hartebeespoort Cableway. Then it was back in time to the Moruleng Museum and Kedar Lodge with its Anglo Boer War collection.

For you to get a bonus entry towards the grand prize (R1 m), all you have to do is take a picture of yourself at any TOMSA Levy Contributing business (car rental, Accommodation, tour operator, attraction & travel agency). The name of the business must appear in the picture for you to qualify for the bonus entry. Visit to see the list of TOMSA levy contributor businesses across the country.

Weekly prizes

This week's fabulous holiday prizes from a TOMSA levy contributor are as follows:

Lesedi Cultural Village
2-night stay for 2 people including breakfast and dinner, cultural tour and tribal dance show

Thaba Leagae Guest Lodge
2-night stay for family of 4 including breakfast and dinner

Bakubung Bush Lodge
2-night weekend stay for 4 people sharing including breakfast and dinner

Protea Hotel Mahikeng
2-night stay for 2 adults & 2 children under 18, including breakfast.

The Cascades Hotel – Sun City
2-night weekend stay, 2 adults & 2 children under 18, including breakfast

Thakadu River Camp
2-night stay for 2 people sharing, meals included and 2 game drives per day

Simply register and answer three out of the five questions correctly and your details will automatically be entered into the weekly draw for the fabulous holidays, as well as into the main draw to win one million rand in cash. Winners of the above holiday prizes will be notified this week and their names published in the following week.

Nestled between the Magaliesburg mountains lies the four star graded Thaba Legae Guest Lodge. This tranquil hideaway is 10 km from the Rustenburg CBD. It is approximately an hour’s drive from Gauteng and is strategically located for both business and pleasure. The lodge is close to Sun City and Pilanesburg Game Reserve. We offer bed and breakfast with exclusive luxury rooms all en-suite and air-conditioned. Thaba Legae Guest Lodge is also a wedding and functions venue with its own romantic bridal suite. We also cater for conferences, matric farewells, small and intimate weddings and functions, breakfast conferences and different social functions.
Contact details: 014 592 0066

Lesedi African Lodge and Cultural Village offers the opportunity of experiencing the fascinating cultures and traditions of the people of Africa. Located in the Cradle of Humankind, a World Heritage Site, the village is only 45 minutes’ drive from Johannesburg and Pretoria. The multi-cultural village comprises five traditional homesteads each inhabited by Zulu, Xhosa, Pedi, Basotho and Ndebele tribes that live according to the tribal folklore and traditions of its ancestors. Rooms built in traditional style, but with modern conveniences, enable guests to stay overnight to experience the lifestyle of a traditional rural African family without forfeiting comfort.

Contact details:012 205 1395

Thakadu River Camp is set within the riverine canopy along the banks of the Marico River in the eastern sector of the Madikwe Game Reserve. The camp comprises 12 tented suites, each with their own viewing deck overlooking the Marico River. The main camp at Thakadu River Camp is located between the Marico River and a small tributary of the Marico. The Lodge comprises an open plan lounge, dining and reception areas which are warm and welcoming and an oasis within the African bushveld. The lodge has been carefully constructed to nestle into its surroundings, with the use of wood and thatched roofs to resemble the softness of nature.
Contact details: 087 740 9292
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You’ll discover many amazing things at our lodge.
A mere two hour drive from the hustle and bustle of Johannesburg city life, lies a place of breathtaking beauty and serenity - Bakubung Bush Lodge. Concealed in the rich expanses of the malaria-free Pilanesberg National Park, Bakubung, or the ‘Place of the Hippo’, has 76 luxury rooms in a beautifully tranquil setting. Here, you can enjoy a number of activities including bush walks, boma braais, ‘Big Five’ game viewing and for the children, there’s even an adventure playground. So isn’t it time you enjoyed all the comforts of home, in a place that couldn’t feel further away?
Contact details:014 552 6000

The 4 - star Protea Hotel Mahikeng is situated in the North West Province of South Africa which is a region rich in history, culture and wildlife with several game reserves and scenic attractions. The hotel offers a total of 99 air- conditioned, en-suite hotel rooms. Guests experience fine dining in the hotel's onsite restaurant or sip cocktails at the coffee and cocktail bar. The fully equipped conference venue at the hotel can accommodate up to 100 business delegates. Leisure facilities which lie in close proximity to the Hotel include; golf, game reserves, soccer, rugby, tennis and squash, off-road motor sport facilities as well as a casino.
Contact details:018 381 0400

One of Africa’s premier vacation destinations, Sun City in South Africa is internationally recognized for its superb resort offering of hotels, attractions and world-class events. From the lavish opulence of The Palace of the Lost City to the casual elegance of the Cascades, the glamour of the annual Nedbank Golf Challenge to the tropical thrills of the Valley of the Waves, Sun City delivers plenty to see and do in a beautiful malaria-free landscape.
Contact details: 014 557 1000