Group Trips to Exotic Destinations & Adult Couples Conventions

2017

July/August 2017 – Cap d’Agde France – Garden of Eden Resort Takeover (See: Cap d Agde site)

September 2017  African Safari – on the Massai Mara

December 8-14, 2017 – South Africa – Cape Town is coming.

2018

February 10-16, 2018   St Martin Private Villa Takeover for 14 couples only.

 

 


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  2017


July/August 2017   Cap d’Agde, France Garden of Eden Resort Takeover (See: Cap d Agde Group site)

Garden of Eden Resort Takeover July 27-August 2,2017


September 15-22,  2017  African Safari & herd migration – Kenya & Masai Mari with Joe & Shelle-TT

NOTE:  James & Champagne comments:   We were fortunate enough to experience 3 weeks in Africa about 5 years ago including several days on the Maasai Mara tented camps with guides and luxury accommodations you would not believe but similarly described below.  In addition, we spent time in South Africa:  Johannesburg, Sun City and Cape Town.  We also added on Victoria Falls in Zimbabwe as well as Botswana’s Chobe National Park at the elephant resort and camp there.  All total: 22 safaris:  Jeep safaris, water/boat safari, camel safari plus a hot air balloon ride at day break….spectacular.  Do it if you can!!!!

September 15 – 22, 2017  (includes add on options)

8 Day Exotic Safari Adventure (with Optional Pre Tour and After Tour)

Have you seen the movie “Out of Africa” with Meryl Streep & Robert Redford? Have you every watched “BIG CAT DIARY”, a documentary about the lions, leopards and cheetahs that live in the Maasai Mara, on Animal Planet? You can bring these images to life on our “adventure of a lifetime” to the Maasai Mara in Kenya. This is a highly specialized luxury trip that will have very limited availability.

There is only space for 18 couples so book your spot now before it sells out!

General Information

This is a photo safari of the highest caliber in the tradition of the Kerr & Downey Safari company. The oldest most prestigious company in Africa with previous clients like Prince Charles & Lady Diana and movie stars like Robert Redford and Meryl Streep. The K & D organizer in Kenya will be the world famous guide Jackson Looseyai who guides the BBC’s “The Big Cat Diary” documentary series on the Discovery channel. Additionally,  camp will be where where the “Big Cat Diary” is filmed, a BBC film documentary that airs on Animal Planet and the Discovery network. You will see many of the same things that are aired on this spectacular drama of how the Big Cats of Africa survive.

Luxury tent at Rrekero Naboisho Camp You will spend a week traveling through the heart of Kenya into the Maasai Mara in the Great Rift Valley of East Africa. Each couple will lodge in a large luxury camp tent, complete with shower and toilet facilities, as well as silk draperies, and fine linens. Each 2 couples will have their own Land Rover with a driver/naturalist/ guide.  Porters and cooks are in your camp along with Masai tribesman to guard at night. They are all highly experienced Safari professionals that will expertly guide you on these great adventures.  You will witness, up close and personal, the extraordinary annual “Great Migration” of wildebeest and other grazing herbivores across the Serengeti-Mara ecosystem. It is one of the greatest spectacles in the natural world where you will see thousands of animals migrating right in front of your eyes. There will be lion kills, cheetahs chasing antelopes, giant African elephants, giraffes, and many other animals moseying right in front of your Land Rover; so close you can just about reach out and touch them….but don’t!

Take a look at this video to see an example of what you could experience while on safari.

Trip will end in a 5-star luxury Hotel and Spa on the Indian Ocean in Zanzibar. The resort is located just north of Madagascar where you can relax in luxury and wash away the dust from the tented camps and rugged game drives in the Maasai Mara!

Main Package Rates

$7995 per person double occupancy
8-day all-inclusive land package including Kenya domestic flights
(Conservancy permits in the amount of $1500 per person are included.)

Please note that travel insurance which includes “Flying Doctors” insurance is required by the safari company. You must provide our office proof of insurance 30 days prior to your arrival in Nairobi.

Optional 2-Day Early Arrival

Call for price details.

Tour includes stops at the Baron Von Blixen’s House, town of Karen, Wild Giraffe Encounter, Orphan Elephant Rehabilitation Center and shopping area.

Optional 4-Day After Tour to Zanzibar

Call for price details.

Stay at the 5-Star Zanzibar Breezes Kuoni Spa & Resort (includes breakfast and dinner each day, flight from Nairobi to Zanzibar and transfer from hotel to the Zanzibar Airport)

Payment Details

Deposit of $2000 per person is due at the time of booking.

Balance due after deposit will be divided into three (3) equal installments.   Cancellation penalties apply up to 100%. Travel protection insurance required.

  • December 31, 2016 – 1st Installment
  • March 1, 2017 – 2nd Installment
  • June 1, 2017 – Final Installment

Main Package Details

This is a 8-day “Full Board” All-Inclusive Luxury Safari that includes but not limited to the following:

  • Arrival Transfers in Nairobi from airport to Hotel
  • 4+ Star Luxury Hotel in Nairobi (1 night)
  • Transfers from Nairobi Hotel to Airport
  • Domestic Flights from Nairobi to Maasai Mara
  • Transfers to Camps
  • All Permits (night drives included) for Game Reserve at $200 per person per day ($38,400 for our group)
  • 7 days/6 nights on Safari, Full Board including all meals and drinks (beer, wine, mixed drinks)
  • Land Rover Game Drives 2 to 3 per day/night with Naturalist Guide/Driver
  • Transfers from Camps to Mara Airport
  • Domestic Flights from Mara to Nairobi or Zanzibar (depending on your package)
  • Optional Early Arrival 2 days/2 nights: Standard room at the Ole Sereni Hotel, Museum tour of author Karen Von Blixen’s home, Giraffe Sanctuary in the town of Karen, Orphan Elephant Rehabilitation Center, Tour of African bead factory and stop at shopping area

Optional After Tour for 4 days/4 nights: Standard room at the 5-Star Zanzibar Breezes Spa & Resort including Breakfast and Dinner, as well as, Transfer to the Zanzibar Airport

  • Domestic Flights from Zanzibar to Capitol City Tanzania (for departure back to USA)

December 8-14,  2017  South Africa is calling.

Africa?  SOUTH Africa?   Yes, December 2017
Looking for a warm and wild adventure for Winter 2017?   Spend adult time with your partner and friends before Christmas for a stunning Cape Town Holiday.  Experience the best of the Mother City, whether on land, by sea, or in the air!Hosted by Kevin & Liz from Passion Suite

.Cape Town Dec 8-14, 2017     Widely referred to as “the Europe of Africa,” Cape Town is both a global design capital and an open-minded multicultural, multilingual playground rich with history and vibrant with nightlife.  Experience some of the best beaches in the world, including Clifton Beach, Camps Bay, and a nearby clothing-optional beach all within minutes of Cape Town and your five star luxury estate.  Looking for excitement on the high seas? Enjoy whale-watching, deep sea fishing, and sunset cruises all from Cape Town while the sea’s largest predators, Great White sharks, can be experienced with shark cage diving just outside of Cape Town. We have been to Cape Town and on 22 safaris….this is definitely a Bucket List item for you.   Cape Town Package starts: $6,380/person, double occupancy.  Airfare, personal items, travel insurance extra.

Safari Pre-Tour December 6-8, 2017
If you are looking for a walk on the wild side, join your friends to get up close and personal with lions, leopards, elephants and more at your pre-event, two (2) night, Big 5 Game Safari.  Starts $1,900/person, double occupancy.  Airfare, personal items, travel insurance extra.

Post-Tour Wine Adventure December 14-17, 2017
Delight in the fruits of the vine with hundreds of wineries all within a few hours of the Cape. From Sauvignon Blancs to Pinotages, South African wines have been pleasing the world for over 300 years.  Fancy more than just a taste? Join a three (3) night, post-event, Stellenbosch Wine Country Tour for a full immersion in the Cape Winelands! Starts  $1,625/person, double occupancy.    Airfare, personal items, travel insurance extra.

RESERVATIONS:

Call Jennifer at 800-470-2020 or send us an Email info@castawaystravel.com or Use our Custom Quote Form


  2018

February 10-16, 2018   St Martin Private Villa Takeover for 14 couples only,.

Coming soon, by Liz & Kevin, your hosts with PSC.

Join us for Valentine’s Week at our St. Martin Soiree and you will understand what true luxury and unbridled passion can do for you and your partner!   Our beautiful St. Martin estate sits on seven acres, high on the Falaise des Oiseaux: a stunning cliff-side location with views of the turquoise ocean, the surrounding coastline, and the island of Anguilla.

In addition to being a 100% private environment for you and your fellow guests, your St. Martin Soiree package includes almost everything you can imagine.

Imagine sharing your hilltop paradise with twenty-eight of your new best friends, with a private staff to cater to your every fancy.  Seven days of all-inclusive luxury and six nights of passionate exploration. Spend your days by one of the estate’s cliff top pools or explore the beaches, shopping, and unparalleled dining of the half-Dutch, half-French island.   Whatever you choose to do, your exceptional staff is here to serve you.

WHAT’S INCLUDED:

  • Six nights in your private bedroom suite w/en-suite bathroom
  • Five gourmet brunches and five gourmet dinners at our estate, prepared by our private chef
  • All drinks and snacks at the estate (including special requests)
  • Private entertainment and theme parties each night at the estate
  • Group dinner and drinks at a seaside French restaurant
  • Sexy night out at a dance club
  • Return transfer to the airport on February 16th
  • Clothing optional all day boat trip to St. Barts

As part of our St. Martin Soiree, you can expect the most luxurious and passionate Valentine’s Day ever!

Rates per person.  Airfare and transfers extra.

Penthouse Suite – $6200
Master Suite – $5300
Deluxe King – $4700
Luxury Queen – $4700
Queen – $4100

Prices above are land only and do not include air

Payment Schedule:   Initial Deposit of $1,000 per person is required for booking.  Additional payment dates (1/3 of balance) – March 1, 2017; June 1, 2017; and September 1, 2017. Cancellation penalties apply.

RESERVATIONS:

Call Jennifer at 800-470-2020 or send us an Email info@castawaystravel.com 

DETAILS  DETAILS  DETAILS  Join us for Valentine’s Week at our St. Martin Soiree.

Our beautiful St. Martin estate sits on seven acres, high on the Falaise des Oiseaux: a stunning cliff-side location with views of the turquoise ocean, the surrounding coastline, and the island of Anguilla.

Watch a breath-taking video of our estate here.

Now imagine sharing your hilltop paradise with twenty-eight of your new best friends, with a private staff to cater to your every fancy.

Seven days of all-inclusive luxury and six nights of exploration. Spend your days by one of the estate’s cliff top pools or explore the beaches, shopping, and unparalleled dining of the half-Dutch, half-French island.

Whatever you choose to do, your exceptional staff is here to serve you.

In addition to being a 100% private environment for you and your fellow guests, your St. Martin Soiree package includes almost everything you can imagine.

As part of our St. Martin Soiree, you can expect the most luxurious Valentine’s Day ever!

Transfers:We will offer a credit upon arrival to the villa for inbound transfers, which guests must book themselves. We will share the villa address to guests approximately one week before arrival. We offer free airport transfer service to Princess Juliana International Airport (SXM) on February 16th. Check in is 3 pm, check out is noon.

Daytime Activities

St. Martin at this time of the year offers fantastic weather. This lends itself to fun-filled days whether you decide on a pool day at our estate, a beach day at one of the island’s beautiful, clothing optional beaches or an excursion to one of the interesting cultural or historic sites on the island.

Maho Beach features one of the most interesting experiences – topless bathing while planes land right behind you!

One day our group will embark on a thrilling all day clothing-optional boat trip to St. Barts, featuring shopping, swimming, snorkeling, beaches, drinks, lunch, and exotic fun.

Whatever you choose each day there will be a host of fun couples to share your day with and, of course, you can be au naturel anywhere in the estate. Consider yourselves free to pursue your passion!

Nighttime Activities

As day turns to night, the estate really begins to heat up with sensual fun. Each night at the estate features great theme parties and live entertainment.

Our estate features a sensual and pampering environment. All activities can be adjusted to fit the desires and whims of our group.

Finally, you will be celebrating Valentine’s Day in St. Martin – expect special entertainment, activities, and surprises just for our group, including a night out to the hottest, most elegant disco!

Dining

Our own private chef will make our dining experience par excellence. Each day our chef goes to the market and selects only the finest ingredients based on the desires of the group and prepares Caribbean and French delicacies for us to enjoy.    Our bartenders will be on hand day and night to mix your favorite libations, hard or soft.

The estate features several indoor and outdoor dining options, sure to please those accustomed to luxury.

Rooms

The estate features several villas, spread out over 7 acres, with a total of fourteen bedrooms. Each of the suites features a queen or king size bed, air-conditioning, wireless Internet, and an en-suite bathroom. Your room will be stocked with a selection of your favorite refreshments and snacks based on your requests. Most rooms have spectacular views of the sea from our perch high on the hillside.

While every room is unique, we offer several distinct room categories: Penthouse Suite, Master Suite, Deluxe King, Luxury Queen, and Queen. Rooms will be allocated by category chosen and on a first come, first served basis.

Cancellation

All payments are non-refundable, trip insurance is strongly advised. If you wish to cancel, we will consider your request and may refund some of your payments (trip insurance does not get refunded), minus a processing fee, at our sole discretion taking into account many factors including when you are canceling. We also may offer you, again at our sole discretion the ability to transfer your payment to one of our future trips, minus a transfer fee to be determined by us at that time.  Insurance available for U.S. residents.

Prices above are land only and do not include air. All bookings are for the total amount noted; there is no credit for late arrivals or early departures.

 

 

 

 

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