The 2020 Tour to SOUTH AFRICA

The Forty Club Tour to Cape Town & Durban Jan/Feb 2020

7 playing fixtures and watching 2 ODI’s between England & South Africa

The Package Cost Excluding Flights:

The cost per person on twin share basis is £2,020. (Single room supplement: £800). The package includes:

  • Hotel Accommodation with breakfast in Cape Town and Durban
  • Airport to hotel transfers
  • 7 fixtures to be played against various club oppositions around the Cape Town and Durban region
  • Internal Flight between Cape Town and Durban is also included in the package
  • Match tickets for ODI’s between South Africa and England at Newlands and Kingsmead
  • Meals are organised on match days
  • All venue hire costs and match fees are also included
  • A white playing shirt and a tour shirt will also be provided

A quotation can be provided if you wish to extend your stay.

The Cost of Flights:

We would like to suggest following 2 flight options (other flight options can also be discussed):

1). Emirates: Cost per person will range between £500 to £550 (Subject to availability)

Any UK airport to Cape Town with a short connection in Dubai.

Return will be from Durban with a short connection in Dubai.

2). British Airways: Cost per person will range between £900 to £950 (Subject to availability)

London to Cape Town – Direct Flight

Return will be from Durban with a short connection in Johannesburg.

Please note that full payment for the flights will need to be made at the time of booking. It is advisable to book early to avoid expensive air fares.

The Itinerary:

Wednesday, 29th Jan:          Arrive Cape Town International.  Met by tour representative and transfer to President Hotel Bantry Bay

Thursday, 30th Jan:     Match 1 – versus Groot Drakenstein Games Club at Franschhoek

Friday, 31st Jan:        Day at leisure/excursion options.

Saturday, 1st Feb:       Match 2 – Scorpions CC at Stellenbosch

Sunday 2nd Feb:       Match 3 – versus Black Batts at The Oval Newlands (better known as The Vineyard)

Monday, 3rd Feb:  Day at leisure/excursion options.

Tuesday, 4th Feb:     13:00 – 1st ODI England vs South Africa, Members’ Pavilion, Newlands

Wednesday, 5th Feb:     Match 4 – Western Province CC Chairman’s XI at Avenue de Mist, Rondebosch

Thursday, 6th Feb:        Morning flight to Durban and transfer to Holiday Inn Express Umhlanga

Friday, 7th Feb:          13:00 – 2nd ODI England vs South Africa, Kingsmead

Saturday, 8th Feb:          Match 5 – Opposition TBC

Sunday, 9th Feb:         Match 6 – Opposition TBC

Sunday, 10th Feb:   Day at leisure/excursion options.

Monday,11th Feb:         Match 7 – Opposition TBC

Tuesday, 12th Feb:     Depart for home.

The Hotels:

President Hotel Bantry Bay

Featuring an infinity pool, Hotel President has a terrace bar with panoramic views of Lion’s Head Mountain and the Atlantic Ocean. A 3-minute walk from Queen’s Beach, it serves a full English breakfast. The Island Restaurant offers a buffet and a la carte menu options, in a casual setting. The Senate Bar offers cocktails and other drinks.

The President Hotel is 3.7 miles away from Cape Town Stadium and the shops and attractions of the V&A waterfront. Cape Town International Airport is around 30 minutes’ drive away.

Holiday Inn Express

Located in Umhlanga Ridge, just 450 yards from Gateway Theatre of Shopping, this hotel features Indian Ocean views from its outdoor pool deck. La Lucia Ridge offices are a 2-minute drive away.Breakfast is served each morning and includes fresh fruit, pastries and a selection of cheeses.

Butcher Block Steak House, set on the terrace with ocean views, offers a variety of freshly prepared meals. Guests can enjoy a drink at the hotel’s nautical-themed bar, Great Room. Holiday Inn Express Durban – Umhlanga is located 15 minutes by car from King Shaka International Airport.

Payment Details for Package Excluding Flights:

To be paid by 30th July ’19: £220 (Non-refundable deposit)

To be paid by 30th Sep ’19: £600

To be paid by 30th Nov ’19: £600

To be paid by 15th Jan ’20: £600

Please note that any cancellation after the 30th of Nov ‘19 will incur a cancellation charge of £920 per person.

Please note that the package will become non-refundable after the 15th of Jan ’20. Please adhere to the payment dates as late payments may cause an increase in the cost of the package.

Payments can be made via:

Bank transfer:

AJ Sports Tours:  Account Number: 13451798:  Sort code: 20-21-80


Made payable to AJ Sports Tours and sent to Rob Nelson at 22 Aversley Road, Sawtry, Cambs PE28 5XD.