The year 2023 brought us an abundance of joy, cherished moments, and awe-inspiring bushveld sunsets, all of which were enriched to this degree, because we were able to share each one with our wonderful shareholders and valued guests.
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The year 2023 brought us an abundance of joy, cherished moments, and awe-inspiring bushveld sunsets, all of which were enriched to this degree, because we were able to share each one with our wonderful shareholders and valued guests. With that being said, we'd like to take a moment to express our gratitude for the memories we've created and the connections we've built with you during the course of this past year. Thank you for continuing to entrust your


Manzi Monaté moments to us, and for standing shoulder to shoulder with us in taking care of our beloved Manzi Monaté to ensure ongoing treasured holiday memories. In disbelief that the year is almost behind us, we find ourselves pausing for a moment in the shade of one of our magnificent trees, and... reflecting on the incredible moments we’ve shared together. Come along with us as we delve into the highlights of the past six months at Manzi Monaté.

Ensuring that your holiday haven remains the place you adore and eagerly anticipate coming back to is our prime mission, and we’ve been putting in the work:


Our onsite convenience shop has been restocked with all sorts of wonderful goodies! Be sure to browse the great selection of treats, gifts and interesting knick-knacks when you pop-in for those essential grocery items.


Our playground jungle gym has been given a makeover to ensure that it is both safe and sound, and bright and inviting for our little guests to enjoy.


The bathroom tiles have been replaced in unit 23, and the bedrooms are sporting brand new bedside lamps.

The Manzi Team invests in ensuring that our guests have every opportunity to create enjoyable and everlasting memories during their stay at our beautiful Resort. Here are some of the special occasions and events that we celebrated in 2023:


Father’s Day

The dads were celebrated in style this Father's Day! Each guest received a gift of cosy socks to keep their feet warm and comfortable. In celebration of the occasion, the Reception area came alive with vibrant green and blue tie-shaped decorations.


Heritage Day

Heritage Day is all about bringing diverse groups of people together, and at Manzi Monaté we did just that. We had a Heritage Day party at the Kiosk and invited all our wonderful Resort guests to enjoy the flavours and dishes from our childhood. A special thanks to Anna and Emily for ensuring that everyone enjoyed their time with us.


Bring & Braai

Our Bring & Braai's are always something to look forward to. It’s an opportunity for our lovely guests to get to know each other and create unforgettable memories together. Our helpful staff is always ready to lend a hand with the braai as they serve up some delicious pap and sauce. It’s truly all about the good times and great food here at Manzi Monaté!


2023 Rugby World Cup

The Manzi Team went all out to cheer on the Bokke during the 2023 Rugby World Cup. We adorned Reception with some fun bunting flags and decked it out with green and yellow balloons for some extra flair. Plus, at check-in, we served tasty cupcakes decorated with the colours of the South African flag.



We’ve had a great time with our guests over the past few months. The kids have had a blast participating in activities like hula hoop and sack races. These planned and hosted entertainment activities certainly elevate the fun factor to a whole new level, and turn school holidays into magical adventures for our younger guests, and the whole family.


Make sure to try out these activities on your next visit to Manzi Monaté.


Arts & Crafts

We’re all about having a good time at Manzi Monaté. Come on over for some arts & crafts that will keep everyone, from the young to the young at heart, entertained during their stay at our Resort.


Animal Farm

The farm is open to all guests, and guess what? We have some treats that you can use to feed our furry and feathered friends. Come and meet our donkeys, mallard ducks, tortoises, and rabbits – they’re all up for some good ol’ interaction!


Pool Fun

Say goodbye to the sizzling
summer swelter! Give yourself a
well-deserved pause and dive into our refreshing free-form pool. Treat yourself to the gift of relaxation and unwind from everyday stress.

our new Resort Manager


Hennie's journey at Manzi Monaté started with an administrative position earlier in 2023, and as of 1 November 2023, Hennie has assumed the role as Resort Manager. Make sure to say Hi on your next visit.

"Fueled by a passion for people and a commitment for staff growth, my goal is to lead the Team and elevate Manzi Monaté into one of the best holiday destinations. I am excited about this new challenge and are looking forward to creating an environment that makes guests feel at home, welcoming them into the Manzi family."

- Hennie van Rooyen


May the festive Christmas Season bring you nothing but happiness and joy to you and your loved ones. Our Manzi Monaté family extends warm wishes for love, joy, and peace to accompany you today, tomorrow and always. As we celebrate this special season, our prayers are with you, and we send heartfelt Christmas greetings. May you be blessed with the most extraordinary of God's blessings during this joyous Christmas season.
Manzi Monaté Family


We are thrilled to share the news that Manzi Monaté has earned the SOCIALISER award in the prestigious iExchange Hospitality Awards 2022 /2023.

The Socialiser is awarded to resorts who have been setting high standards and maintaining them, they are seen as the
staples of the industry.

Our Team is all about making sure that our guests have a great time and leave with unforgettable memories. We truly appreciate the feedback we receive from those guests, and here's what some of them had to say:

“A beautiful Resort, 20km just outside of Pretoria. This place is quiet and so peaceful. Received great service from Itumeleng at the Reception. She made sure that our booking was easy and was so friendly! Definitely recommended for families with small children as there’s lots of activities to do. I will be coming back here!”
- Lebo Maake (Google)

“Wow, what an awesome experience! We had a booking problem and the staff assisted us so nicely. The manager, June, was extremely helpful and she went the extra mile for us. We were so grateful, and had a wonderful weekend at the Resort. Many thanks to all staff members involved. A++ services.”
- Rikus Delport (Google)

“Excellent service! Clean, friendly and very relaxing. Most professional and friendly service received thus far. I really enjoyed my stay here.”
- Bianca Dewlal (Google)


“Manzi Monate has the perfect environment for relaxing, resting and just chilling with family. An excellent room service from Nomsa, oh what a humble soul ever smiling, she made our family stay a real lifetime experience – rooms are always neat, clean with orderly arranged linen. A dream home away from home, with nature experience and various games to enjoy. What a tranquil place to be. Very excellent service from all staff, keep up the high standards.”
- Bianca Dewlal (Google)

“Really pleasant surprise. Peaceful. Excellent service from all staff. A thoroughly enjoyable visit.”
- Fiona Marais (Google)

“We’ll definitely visit again. Well-kept place, absolutely clean, prices at the kiosk are very cheap and the staff is the best.”
- Jan (Google)

Ngwenya sighting

Sammy Marks Museum (20 km)

Zwartkoppies Hall, is the old Victorian mansion which used to be the home of Sammy Marks, the businessman and entrepreneur, along with his family from 1885 to 1909. The mansion has been transformed into an exhilarating museum open to the public. To explore its wonders, you can join one of the fantastic tours departing every hour, where the intriguing story of the Marks family awaits.
View their website

Ngwenya sighting

Pretoria National Botanical Gardens (30 km)

Pretoria National Botanical Gardens is one of the nine National Botanical Gardens in South Africa. It’s a great place for kids to run around and play on the grass. And if you’re in the mood for a romantic picnic with your loved one, it’s also a fantastic spot to bring a picnic basket and enjoy some quality time together. Plus, they’ve got a café on-site, creating an ideal location to spend a leisurely afternoon.
View their website

Contact the RHS Property Admin team for more information.


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Please note that the RHS Head office will be closed from Friday, 22 December 2023,
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In Closing...

As we wrap up this newsletter, we would like to say a big thank you, again, to all of you for being a part of our journey this year. With the Festive Season upon us, it’s the perfect time to come together, cherish the moments with loved ones, and reflect on the blessings of the year gone by.


We hope the holiday season brings you warmth, joy, and the presence of your loved ones. May the new year be filled with hope, opportunities, and the promise of even greater things to come. Until then, we hope this holiday season is good to you and we will see you soon!

Warm Regards

Marjorie Forssman
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