Doing it teen-style
Make it a win-win situation with these holiday suggestions.
Don't be the lame parent on the block when it comes to taking your teen on vacation. Just because you're going on holiday doesn't mean your teenager has to be bored senseless. We all know how that can turn out....

Spas can be wicked cool!

Who can say no to a spa treatment? Not even your moody, hormonal teenager who thinks you the uncoolest parent ever. Have all these stresses massaged away as they get great treatments that cater to their specific needs as well as yours. Why not try these...

Natural Way Wellness

Nature's Way Wellness focuses on relaxing treatments with the use of aromatherapy essential oils in all of our treatments. They thrive on the Dr. Hauschka Skin Care range which was launched over 40 years ago and prides itself in being an authentically Natural Skin Care Range.

Teen treatment: aromatherapy back, neck and shoulder massage, express Dr. Hauschka facial treatment, basic pedicure, health snack brunch and herbal tea

Librisa Spa

Associated with its elite clientele, Librisa Spa at the Mount Nelson has introduced spa packages to cater for teens and their adolescent needs.

Teen treatment: Begins with a luscious mango and vanilla body polish to smooth the skin, followed by a hot chocolate wrap. Natural cacao and fresh orange-blossom oil cocoon and nourish the skin while an application of mango and vanilla body butter completes the experience.

The Urban Sanctuary

Urban Sanctuary is a contemporary skin and body day spa that is the perfect antidote to urban life. The spa soothes the mind, whilst its unique local fynbos range, Moya, revitalizes body and soul.

Teen treatment: Enjoy a Clarins Pure Skin Facial as well as a Moya mini-manicure and Moya mini-pedicure. It includes skin analysis and product advice.

Hitting the shores of Cape Town

The beaches of Cape Town are not just about sandy white beaches. They serve up hot bodies, surfers and the right beach will let you mingle with the who's who of Cape Town.

Clifton (1st, 2nd, 3rd and 4th) and Camps Bay - the beach to be seen
Muizenberg - catching a wave with the help of the Roxy Surf School
Boulders beach - spotting the penguins
Hout Bay - the harbor for some really old boats

Get your adrenaline ready...

Most teens actually like staying active, even while on holiday. Yes, they do have endless amounts of energy. So why not keep their blood pumping with these suggestions

Mountain bike down Table Mountain

Keep your teen enticed with a downhill mountain bike experience along fun dirt tracks with amazing views of the city as Table Mountain looms over you.

Contact: Cape Extreme Adventures

Water sports galore

With the ocean as your playground, there is so much to do. Water skiing, kite surfing, scuba diving, the list is practically endless. Finding the right sport for your teen while on holiday is as easy as logging onto Facebook. Check out dirt boots and let your itinerary list grow with all that there is to do.

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