The above statement is frequently made by visitors and guests who stay at Casta Diva Boutique Hotel, where guests are hardly ever disappointed.
As summer is on its way, relaxing at the half-Olympic-sized swimming pool will give you a sense of paradise as you enjoy the sunshine with a glass of wine while looking out at the Magaliesberg mountain range. Casta Diva’s beautifully maintained garden, which is just under two hectares, offers an almost fairy-tale escape as you wander through the tropical vegetation.
With Casta Diva’s excellent Charisma Restaurant on the premises, you can conveniently take a culinary adventure without driving far to find great food. Serving a variety of dishes, the general consensus from guests is that the food is ‘excellent’.
This Is My Life on 21 September
Acclaimed international cabaret artist Tonya Koenderman is coming to town with her show This Is My Life, a tribute to the great Dame Shirley Bassey. After over 60 years in show business, Bassey shows no sign of retiring any time soon. The show pays tribute to her extraordinary journey from rags to riches, as well as the songs she made famous: ‘Diamonds Are Forever’, ‘Goldfinger’, ‘Never Never Never’, ‘Big Spender’, ‘Nobody Does It Like Me’, and ‘This Is My Life’, among others. Koenderman narrates Bassey’s struggles, her heartbreak and her losses. She also speaks of the influence Bassey had over her life, as the shy little girl with the big belting voice.
The James Bond Golden Hits Tribute Show on 28 September
Award-winning, internationally acclaimed singer Colé van dais will be touring Pretoria in September and brings you the James Bond Golden Hits Tribute Show experience. The show will be running for one night only. The Bond movie theme show will include the greatest hits from The James Bond Golden Hits Tribute Album, which will be available for purchase at the show, so that you can support an independent artist. With her magnifying stage presence, powerful voice and glamorous outfits, Van dais takes her audience on a musical journey of Bond theme songs, including: ‘Diamonds Are Forever’, ‘For Your Eyes Only’, ‘GoldenEye’ and ‘License to Kill’.
Tickets for the shows are R140 each. To book, email firstname.lastname@example.org or call/WhatsApp 081 542 4449.
Visit their website at www.castadiva.co.za for more information, and keep an eye on their Facebook pages [Casta Diva the Place to | Casta Diva’s Charisma | Casta Diva’s Vissi d’Arte] to stay up to date with events and special offers.
So, treat yourself to a getaway like no other.
Visit Casta Diva – the place to… simply be.
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