10 Father’s Day deals to take advantage of in 2017

Father’s Day is on Sunday. For those of you who haven’t already bought a gift for the No. 1 man in your life, Moneybags has found ten deals that you can take advantage of.

  1. The Woolworth’s Father’s Day promotion (Nationwide)

Woolworth’s is running a Father’s Day promotion, with a host of products on offer. From food goods, to wine or the more traditional tie, there is something to match every budget. You can shop for gifts under R100, gifts under R200, gifts under R500 or luxury gifts.

  1. Pick n Pay gifts for Father’s Day (Nationwide)

What kind of man is your dad? Is he the braai guy, the gentleman, the beer boffin or the adventurer? Pick n Pay has something to suit everyone. With food items and household wares, there is bound to be something for your dad.

  1. The Body Shop’s 30% off Father’s Day special (Nationwide)

If your dad is more into grooming, the Body Shop has a 30% off Father’s Day special on the go. There are a range of items on offer. For details on the products that are on special visit your nearest Body Shop and ask the sales staff.

  1. Sorbet 3 for 2 Father’s Day deals

Why not pamper your dad this Father’s Day? Sorbet is running a 3 for 2 mix and match promotion on all Sorbet Man Products until 18 June.

Sorbet's 3 for 2 Father's Day special.

Sorbet’s 3 for 2 Father’s Day special.

  1. NetFlorist’s Father’s Day deals (Nationwide)

Not seeing your dad this Father’s Day, but still want to send a gift? NetFlorist will deliver to Johannesburg, Cape Town, Pretoria and Durban if you order from their Father’s Day collection between 15 and 19 June. You can order anything, from cookbooks, fragrances and food, to clothing, alcohol and personalised gifts.

If you dad is a Jack Daniels kind of man, you can order a personalised bottle of Jack Daniels for R599.95 with an added delivery cost of R69.95.

NetFlorist's personalised Jack Daniel's whiskey.

NetFlorist’s personalised Jack Daniel’s whiskey.

  1. Zando Father’s Day deals (Nationwide)

If you are on a budget this Father’s Day, Zando has broken their Father’s Day gifts into price brackets. You can choose to spend under R200, under R400, under R600, or if you are really looking to splurge, there is a luxury items category.

Gifts include, traditional gifts such as socks and wallets, as well as  fragrances and grooming products.

  1. Cape Union Mart (Nationwide)

If your dad is more the outdoor type, Cape Union Mart has a range of products on promotion. With gifts starting from under R100, there is something to suit every pocket and budget.

  1. President Hotel Father’s Day Big Daddy Meals (Cape Town)

Why not take the first man in your life out for a special Father’s Day meal? The President Hotel in Cape Town is offering its Big Daddy meals promotion. Your dad can enjoy a burger from just R99, with a free 330ml Stellenbrau.

You get a choice of four burgers: the Big Boy Sub (with meatballs, chunky Tuscan style tomato sauce and smoked cheddar), a Lamb Burger (a 200g patty topped with Parma ham, pear chutney and gorgonzola cream cheese), a Char Siu Pulled Pork Rib Bun (pulled pork together with rocket, jalapeños, honey mustard and deep fried camembert), or the President Steak Roll (a 200g sirloin steak on a toasted baguette with caramelised onions, ‘tomato smoor’, emmentaler cheese and jalapeño mayonnaise).

Father's Day specials

President Hotel Father’s Day Big Daddy Meals

  1. Father’s Day Lunch at Eight, Spier Wine Farm (Cape Town)

Eight restaurant at Spier wine farm is offering a Father’s Day lunch from 12pm on Sunday at R400 per person. Enjoy the farm-to-table menu with the choice of a cold or hot buffet, as well as a dessert.

“Spier’s award-winning wines compliments the menu, along with freshly- squeezed vegetable and fruit juices, craft beer and artisanal sodas,” explains the menu.

  1. The Twelve Apostles Father’s Day lunch

Why not spoil your dad this Father’s Day with a lunch at the Twelve Apostles Azure Restaurant for R495 per person. Starting at 1pm, there promises to be a wide range of dishes on offer.

Father’s Day is about showing your dad how much you appreciate what he has done and still does for you. You don’t need to spend a fortune to show how much you care for your father. At the end of the day it’s the thought that counts.

Enjoy your Father’s Day celebrations.

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