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Simple beach life hacks

In this awesome video, we take a look at four simple, but highly effective beach life hacks that will make your next seaside outing a breeze. Give these simple and easy DIY beach tips and tricks a try on your next holiday. Let us know if you have any more helpful tips and share them…

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How to snorkel like a professional

In this awesome video, you’ll learn the top tips and tricks on how to snorkel like a professional! The KZN South Coast is known for its exceptional beach, tidal pools and abundance of marine life. At Zest Holidays we have accommodation units scattered across the coast (all within walking distance of a beach). We are sure…

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Is your car ready for the holiday journey?

Is your car ready for the holiday journey you are about to embark on? Watch this video for information on the basic checks you should carry out before you leave on any long trip. Safety should always be your number one priority before leaving on any long trip. Here at Zest Holidays, we want you…

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FREE printable holiday checklist

If you’re dreaming of a seaside getaway this FREE printable holiday checklist will ensure that you don’t forget a thing! Our self-catering accommodation makes it easier than ever to start a family beach holiday tradition – no matter your family size or budget. We are ready and standing by to help you start making unforgettable…

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Make your home feel like a luxury hotel

Is the lockdown driving you MAD? Check out these awesome tips to make your home feel like a luxury hotel! Due to lockdown restrictions, you might find yourself still not able to visit us for your well-deserved vacation! So we thought we would try and help by bringing some of those vacation feelings right into…

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Best DIY staycation

Read this best DIY staycation vacation home guide of 2020! So, the COVID-19 virus has you stuck at home, this video tutorial is a must watch! Maybe you can’t jump on an aeroplane and take your dream vacation right now. Heck, maybe you can’t even get a date night out. But you can still have…

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A Kwazulu-Natal taste Sensation

If we were asked to sum up a Kwazulu-Natal taste Sensation into one word, it would have to be curry! In case you can’t holiday with us right now, this mouthwatering video recipe will show you how to make your own scrumptious curry at home. We hope it helps to keep your cravings at bay…

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5 DIY home Spa treatments

We thought we would bring the spa treatments to you, with these 5 DIY home Spa treatments.  Seeing that we can’t enjoy a spa treatment due to the lockdown – as yet, learn about these quick and easy at-home spa treatments that will help turn your lockdown blues into a decadent spa pampering experience!    Rejuvenating Body Scrub Regular exfoliation is important for removing dead cells which can…

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How to properly wash your hands

In this informative video provided by the World Health Organization (WHO) we take a look at how to properly wash your hands! For the best possible Hand hygiene, it’s recommended you wash your hands using either soap and water or with alcohol-based hand rub. Good hygiene and regular hand washing is our best weapon in…

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Going on a road trip

If you going on a road trip to Zest Holidays the last thing you want are unhappy passengers or an uncomfortable journey. These issues can be avoided by simply remembering to pack these essential items… Audio Books Check some new-to-you audiobooks out of the library. Kids and adults alike can enjoy tales like The Chronicles…

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Health and Beauty Benefits of Salt Water

Have you ever been told to ‘take your troubles to the water’? Well, we’ve heard that seawater is really good for us. So let’s look at the health and beauty benefits of saltwater! Let’s start off with the basics. We are made up of water. Our bodies consist of about two-thirds water, and the only…

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Spice up your road trip

Let’s take a look at how to spice up your road trip down to Durban along the N3 Highway. We are sure this will come in handy these school holidays. Pit Stops Engen Vaal Stop 1 One of the biggest first stops on the N3 to Durban from Joburg is the Vaal 1 Stop East-West. Here…

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