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Anantara Bazaruto

5

A resort-style island escape in Mozambique’s jewel-like Bazaruto Archipelago.

Set along remote, endless sands and dramatic dunes, the Anantara is the only hotel on the Barazuto archipelago’s largest island. It shares its home wi...

Rooms: 44
Transfers: 45-minute speedboat journey from Vilanculos
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Azura Benguerra

5

This remote retreat sits on miles of pristine white sands within the Bazaruto National Marine Park.

Arrive by helicopter to an island of unspoilt sands, swaying palms and towering dunes, hemmed by glistening waters and sandbar specks… this is a truly...

Rooms: 20
Transfers: 10-minute helicopter transfer from Vilanculos
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Dugong Beach Lodge

4

A remote setting on a golden beach backed by a wildlife sanctuary and fringed by marine-rich waters.

On the edge of Mozambique’s first privately-managed protected National Park and overlooking the Bazaruto Marine National Park, Dugong Beach Lodge has ...

Rooms: 14
Transfers: 10 minutes from Vilanculos airport by safari vehicle followed by a 45-minute boat ride
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Machangulo Beach Lodge

4

With just 9 villas in a stunning natural setting, at Machangulo you’ll feel like you’ve been let in on a best-kept secret.

A one-hour adventurous speedboat journey from Maputo will transport you to this rustic boutique hideaway, nestled between dune forests, soft golden be...

Rooms: 9
Transfers: Approx. 1 hour from Maputo by speedboat
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Polana Serena Hotel, Maputo

4

Designed by English architect, Sir Herbert Baker, the Polana Serena is the ‘Grand Dame of Africa’.

With its wide corridors, high ceilings and opulent furnishings, the Polana Serena is old-world palatial. Conceived as an idea in 1917 and completed in...

Rooms: 153
Transfers: Approx. 15 minutes’ drive from Maputo airport
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andBeyond Benguerra Island

5

Cast away to a romantic rustic-luxe haven in the protected Bazaruto Archipelago.

Featuring on Condé Nast Traveller’s 2016 Hot List, the Lodge at Benguerra Island has come a long way since its fishing camp days. Almost completely re...

Rooms: 13
Transfers: 10-minute helicopter transfer from Vilanculos
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The Royal Livingstone Victoria Falls Zambia Hotel by Anantara

5

An elegant colonial hotel on the banks of the Zambezi River.

With a spectacular setting in the Mosi-oa-Tunya National Park, this premier hotel offers all the comforts of a sophisticated luxury hotel with the con...

Rooms: 173
Transfers: Approx. 25 minutes from Livingstone airport
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Avani Victoria Falls Resort

4

Welcoming and lively, this resort is a great value base for exploring the Mosi-oa-Tunya National Park.

This hotel sits like an old walled city on the banks of the Zambezi River. Within metres of the magnificent Victoria Falls, take in the thundering won...

Rooms: 212
Transfers: Approx. 20 minutes from Livingstone airport
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David Livingstone Safari Lodge & Spa

4

Evoking the heritage and charm of African adventure and exploration.

Perched on the mighty waters of the Zambezi River, the David Livingstone Safari Lodge & Spa offers a peaceful retreat that's convenient for discoverin...

Rooms: 77
Transfers: Approx. 25 minutes from the airport
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Bomani Tented Lodge

3.5

A great value safari camp found on the edge of Hwange National Park

On the south-eastern border of Hwange National Park, this intimate safari lodge sits secluded in a private concession of the dramatic Ngamo Plains. Th...

Rooms: 11
Transfers: Approx. 1 hour flight from Victoria Falls airport to the Bomani airstrip, or a 4-hour road transfer from Victoria Falls
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Khulu Bush Camp

4

Classic safari meets rustic-chic at this intimate lodge near Hwange National Park

Just a short drive from Hwange National Park, this safari-chic bush lodge is a classy choice for an African wilderness adventure. Set within a private...

Rooms: 9
Transfers: Approx. 2-hour flight from Victoria Falls airport to Hwange National Park, followed by a 15-minute drive
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Somalisa Acacia

5

Luxury living meets family-friendly fun at this stylish safari camp in Hwange National Park

In the east of Hwange National Park, this luxury safari camp sits beneath a shaded canopy of leafy acacia trees. Offering the ultimate in safari luxur...

Rooms: 4
Transfers: Approx. 45-minute flight from Victoria Falls airport to Manga, followed by a 30-minute drive
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Somalisa Camp

5

This award-winning safari camp offers simple luxury in Hwange National Park

In the eastern heart of Hwange National Park, this gorgeous tented camp is where high-end luxury meets romantic adventure. Promising high-end safari e...

Rooms: 7
Transfers: Approx. a 45-minute flight from Victoria Falls airport to Manga, followed by a 30-minute drive
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The Hide

4

This exclusive safari lodge combines traditional African style with great wildlife spotting

This cosy retreat sits secluded in a private concession in Hwange National Park. Inviting, luxurious yet understated in style, it’s a gorgeous choice ...

Rooms: 14
Transfers: Approx. 3 hours' drive from Victoria Falls
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Bumi Hills Safari Lodge

5

This luxury safari camp sits secluded high in the hills overlooking Lake Kariba

This intimate safari lodge sits in prime position on the hills above Lake Kariba. An elevated haven offering lakeside seclusion, Bumi Hills is classic...

Rooms: 11
Transfers: Approx. 1¾-hour flight from Victoria Falls airport to Bumi Hills, followed by a 5-minute drive
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Changa Safari Camp

4

Authenic safari charm on the game-rich shores of Lake Kariba

Secluded on the shore of Lake Kariba, Changa Safari Camp sits within a private concession of Matusadona National Park. A retreat from the stresses of ...

Rooms: 8
Transfers: Approx. a 1½-hour flight from Victoria Falls airport to Fothergill Island, followed by a 20-minute road transfer or a 10-minute boat ride
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John's Camp

3.5

Safari simplicity takes centre-stage at this seasonal bush camp in Mana Pools National Park

In Mana Pools National Park, this semi-permanent safari camp sits in a natural wilderness overlooking the banks of the Zambezi River. No qualms about ...

Transfers: Approx. a 2¼-hour flight from Victoria Falls airport to Mana Main airstrip, followed by a 45-minute road transfer
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Nyamatusi Camp

5

Safari sophistication meets the wild Zambezi at this luxury tented camp in Mana Pools National Park

The latest addition to the African Bush Camps collection, this intimate tented camp offers the ultimate in luxury safari living. Located within the re...

Rooms: 6
Transfers: Approx. a 2½-hour flight from Victoria Falls airport to Mana Main airstrip, followed by a 30-minute drive
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Ilala Lodge

4

A quaint hotel commanding a fantastic position near to the entrance of Victoria Falls

The ideal setting if you're looking to stay near Victoria Falls, the famous landmark is just a short walking distance from the Ilala Lodge, and featur...

Rooms: 73
Transfers: Approx. 20 minutes from Victoria Falls airport
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The Victoria Falls Hotel

5

A heritage property, rich with colonial charm and uninterrupted views of the Victoria Falls

The Victoria Falls Hotel is a stylish Edwardian property located within walking distance from a private entrance to Victoria Falls. A member of the pr...

Rooms: 161
Transfers: Approx. 20 minutes' drive from Victoria Falls airport
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Victoria Falls River Lodge

5

An African-chic private game lodge with a spectacular setting overlooking the mighty Zambezi River

The Victoria Falls River Lodge is a luxury tented lodge found on the banks of the Zambezi River. A great base from which to explore the Falls, the lod...

Rooms: 13
Transfers: Approx. 45 minutes from Victoria Falls airport
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Gorges Lodge

3.5

This intimate oasis overlooks outstanding views of the dramatic Batoka Gorge

Away from the crowds at the world-famous waterfalls, Gorges Lodge is an idyllic retreat found just outside of Victoria Falls town. While modest in sty...

Rooms: 10
Transfers: Approx. 30 minutes from Victoria Falls airport
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Baraza Resort & Spa

5

One of Zanzibar’s premier boutique resorts, in an award-winning beach setting.

Part of The Zanzibar Collection, Baraza is family-owned, and the authentic touches and personalised service add an extra something special to its high...

Rooms: 30
Transfers: Approx. 1 hour from Zanzibar airport
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Bluebay Beach Resort & Spa

4

This charming beachfront resort is a favourite with Kuoni guests.

Bluebay’s beautiful 30-acre gardens house over 1000 palm trees. The Makuti Restaurant is the main eatery set around the large swimming pool, and if yo...

Rooms: 112
Transfers: Approx. 50 minutes from Zanzibar airport
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Breezes Beach Club & Spa

4

Family owned and managed, Breezes Beach Club & Spa is charming and romantic.

Part of The Zanzibar Collection and fronting one of Condé Nast Traveller’s top 30 island beaches, Breezes is a tropical hideaway that’s particularly p...

Rooms: 70
Transfers: Approx. 1 hour from Zanzibar airport
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The Residence Zanzibar

5

The Residence draws on Swahili and Omani influences to create a seductive retreat of stand-alone pool villas.

Set in 80 acres of lush oceanfront gardens once occupied by Shirazi princes, and with excellent service and attention to detail, The Residence Zanziba...

Rooms: 66
Transfers: Approx. 1 hour from Zanzibar airport
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Zanzibar Serena Hotel

4

Authentic colonial splendour and a prime location to explore historic, UNESCO recognised Stone Town.

Set amid exotic sultan's palaces and ancient dhow harbours in the heart of Stone Town, the Zanzibar Serena Hotel is a pocket of peace overlooking the ...

Rooms: 51
Transfers: Approx. 15 minutes from Zanzibar airport
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Zanzibar White Sand Luxury Villas & Spa

5

Architecturally beautiful and home to some of the island’s best – and biggest – private pool villas.

The exclusive Zanzibar White Sand is the eco-friendly vision of one of east Africa’s most renowned architects, with stunning facilities designed to bl...

Rooms: 11
Transfers: Approx. 1 hour from Zanzibar airport
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Riu Palace Zanzibar

4

This all-inclusive resort sits on Zanzibar’s glorious north-western shores.

Riu Palace Zanzibar sits in sprawling exotic grounds – complete with manicured lawns and botanical gardens – on a beautiful stretch of beach. Diverse ...

Rooms: 100
Transfers: Approx. 55 minutes from Zanzibar airport
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Park Hyatt Zanzibar

5

The Park Hyatt brings a touch of luxury to Stone Town without losing its Zanzibari charm.

Opened in 2015 and sharing the same oceanfront setting as the popular Zanzibar Serena Inn, this is Park Hyatt’s first foray into Africa. Made up of tw...

Rooms: 67
Transfers: Approx. 15 minutes from Zanzibar airport
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Zawadi Hotel Zanzibar

5

This intimate new beach-chic retreat sits on a clifftop with glorious ocean views and is exclusively for adults.

With just nine villas dotted along a clifftop in one of Zanzibar's most sought-after settings, Zawadi does away-from-it-all luxury perfectly. It's exc...

Rooms: 9
Transfers: Approx. 1 hour from Zanzibar airport
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The Aiyana Resort & Spa

5

Balancing tranquillity, minimalism and adventure; enjoy barefoot luxury at this extraordinary Zanzibari beach retreat.

Swim in teal waters, taste authentic local food and indulge in restoring spa treatments at this magnificent, boutique resort. Nestled on the honeyed s...

Rooms: 30
Transfers: 30-minute flight from Zanzibar to Pemba Island or 1 hour from Dar Es Salaam, followed by a 90-minute drive in a land cruiser to the resort
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Fundu Lagoon

4.5

Feel as if you’re the only person on the island at this bohemian retreat with romantic thatched-roof suites and ocean views.

Set on a remote, picturesque beach on Pemba Island, this rustic and boutique resort is paradise personified. Nicknamed the ‘The Spice Island’, Pemba ...

Rooms: 18
Transfers: 30-minute flight from Zanzibar to Pemba Island or 60-minutes from Dar Es Salaam, followed by a 1 hour car and private boat transfer to Fundu Lagoon
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Zuri Zanzibar Hotel & Resort

5

Authentically chic, this stylish new resort promises a serene beach holiday with enchanting cultural activities.

Opened in spring 2018, the Zuri Zanzibar Hotel & Resort is an idyllic choice if you’re looking for a stylish, yet authentic couples’ escape. The beach...

Rooms: 55
Transfers: Approx. 1½ hours from Zanzibar airport
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Ruaha River Lodge

4

This established family-owned lodge sits amid bushland and rocky outcrops on the banks of the Ruaha River.

In a stunning riverside setting, the Ruaha River Lodge is divided into two locations to make the most of the landscape. On the riverbank there’s a lon...

Rooms: 24
Transfers: 2 hour flight from Dar es Salaam to Msembe airstrip plus a 30-minute drive
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Ngorongoro Serena Safari Lodge

4

This stone lodge emerges from the hillside on the rim of the breathtaking Ngorongoro Crater.

Seemingly rising out of the natural environment, the Ngorongoro Serena’s design is inspired by the nearby prehistoric site of Olduvai Gorge. It sits i...

Rooms: 75
Transfers: Approx. 4 hours’ drive from Arusha
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Ngorongoro Sopa Lodge

3.5

Located on the eastern rim of the crater with spectacular sunsets.

High above the Ngorongoro Crater, right on the rim, the Ngorongoro Sopa Lodge is themed around traditional circular African houses, with stone walls a...

Rooms: 97
Transfers: Approx. 3½ hours’ drive from Arusha
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Gibb's Farm

4.5

Tucked away in the rolling Ngorongoro Highlands, this homely guesthouse is a peaceful retreat.

Gibb’s Farm offers something quite unique in Tanzania. It’s not a hotel, nor a safari lodge – although it lies just half an hour from the crater rim s...

Rooms: 19
Transfers: A 2-hour drive from Arusha or a 25-minute flight from Manyara airstrip
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Elewana The Manor at Ngorongoro

5

Set within a 1500-acre Arabica coffee estate, this elegant stately home brings old-world opulence to the Ngorongoro Highlands.

Reminiscent of a Cape Dutch-style farmhouse, The Manor at Ngorongoro is an elegant stately home set high in the Ngorongoro Highlands. The accommodatio...

Rooms: 19
Transfers: A 2½-hour drive from Arusha or a 40-minute drive from Manyara airstrip
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Lemala Ndutu

4

Lemala Ndutu’s seasonal camp puts the thunder of the great wildebeest migration and unique geology of the Ngorongoro Crater right at your feet.

Lemala Ndutu is about spotting wildebeest, zebra, lion and rhino on the grassy floor of the crater, and flamingo, ostrich and eagle owl on world-famou...

Transfers: Approx. a 55-minute flight by light aircraft from Arusha and then approx. 30 minutes' drive from Ndutu airstrip
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Lemala Ngorongoro

4

Classic safari tents, an incredible Ngorongoro Crater setting and time spent with local tribes makes for a winning experience in Africa’s Garden of Eden

Imagine staying so close to the crater floor you get to arrive before the crowds. Lemala Ngorongoro sits on the rim of the crater, which means in just...

Transfers: Approx. 30-minute flight from Arusha and then approx. 2 hours' drive from Lake Manyara airstrip
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Serena Mivumo River Lodge, Selous Game Reserve

5

Enjoy the splendid isolation at Serena Mivumo River Lodge, an exclusive retreat deep in the Selous Game Reserve.

The lodge overlooks the majestic Rufiji River, and its luxurious spaces and stunning setting make for an exclusive destination boasting privacy, indul...

Rooms: 12
Transfers: 30 minute transfer from Steigler airport
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Selous Kulinda Camp

3.5

This intimate thatched camp sits amid dense forest on the banks of the Rufiji River.

Nestled on the banks of the Rufiji River, the Selous Kulinda Camp’s focal point is its large thatched dining area and deck overlooking the river. The ...

Rooms: 14
Transfers: 45-minute flight from Dar es Salaam to Mtemere airstrip followed by a 30-minute drive
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Serengeti Bushtops

5

The exclusive Serengeti Bushtops combines indulgence and adventure for an unforgettable experience.

This oasis of beautifully crafted tents sits in the breathtaking UNESCO World Heritage Serengeti National Park and blends world-class comfort with a r...

Rooms: 12
Transfers: A light aircraft flight from Arusha to Kogatende airstrip (1½ hours) followed by a 50-minute game drive
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Serengeti Serena Safari Lodge

4

Beautifully designed accommodation gives way to endless views at this lovely Serena lodge.

With panoramic views across the Serengeti plains and a series of charming domed rondavels blending into the hillside landscape, this is one of Serena’...

Rooms: 66
Transfers: 2-hour flight from Arusha to the Seronera airstrip plus a short drive
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Roving Bushtops

5

This tiny, private camp in the heart of the Serengeti is a thrilling addition to the exclusive Bushtops collection.

Inspired by the success of its sister camps, Mara Bushtops and Serengeti Bushtops, Roving Bushtops follows their ‘wild luxury’ example and sits in a w...

Rooms: 8
Transfers: A 1½-hour light aircraft flight from Arusha to Seronera airstrip followed by a 20-minute game drive
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Serengeti Explorer Camp

4

This authentic tented camp moves to offer the best game viewing year-round.

Serengeti Explorer is a semi-permanent camp – it moves between three exclusive locations inside the Serengeti National Park depending on the time of y...

Rooms: 10
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Lemala Ewanjan

4

Lemala Ewanjan captures the heart and soul of the Serengeti in one completely enchanting camp of endless horizons and year-round game viewing.

A charming camp with incredibly warm staff and impressive freshly prepared food, Lemala Ewanjan is magical morning through to night. You’ll meet new f...

Transfers: Approx. 2 hours' light aircraft flight from Arusha airport and then approx. 25 minutes' drive from Seronera airstrip
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Lemala Kuria Hills

5

One of the finest Serengeti camps, Lemala Kuria Hills is a cool and contemporary hideout that’s still wonderfully wild, offering phenomenal safaris away from the crowds.

Among ancient kopjes and savannah in the very north of the plains, Lemala Kuria Hills Lodge is all about floor-to-ceiling sliding glass windows with e...

Transfers: Approx. 1½-hour light aircraft transfer from Arusha and then approx. 45 minutes drive from Kogatende airstrip
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Lemala Mara

4

A very special semi-permanent camp within touching distance of wildebeest, zebra and predators, Lemala Mara is all about wildlife on your doorstep and dining under the stars.

Lemala Mara’s mobile tented camp sets up base from June to October in an unbeatable location in the northern Serengeti. It's in a front-row position t...

Transfers: Approx 1½-hour light aircraft flight from Arusha airport and then approx. 25 minutes' drive from Kogatende airstrip
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Lemala Nanyukie

5

Newly opened in 2018, Lemala Nanyukie is a swanky canvas camp in the Serengeti. Private plunge pools come as standard and impressive tents feel more like luxury cabins.

Capturing the spirit of safari in a sleek, contemporary way and with serious attention to detail, Lemala Nanyukie sits in the heart of the Serengeti N...

Transfers: Approx. a 2-hour light aircraft flight from Arusha airport and then approx. 45 minutes drive from Seronera airstrip
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Elewana Arusha Coffee Lodge

4.5

A stylish Tanzanian retreat, set in the grounds of a coffee plantation in the foothills of Mount Meru

Part of the exclusive Elewana Collection, a portfolio of properties chosen for their secluded locations and unique style, the Elewana Arusha Coffee Lo...

Rooms: 30
Transfers: Approx. 1½ hours’ drive from Kilimanjaro airport
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Lake Duluti Serena Hotel, Arusha

4

This Serena hotel sits in beautiful gardens on the shores of tranquil Lake Duluti.

At the gateway of Tanzania’s ‘northern circuit', nestled at the foot of Mount Meru and built on the site of a colonial coffee farm, the Serena is desi...

Rooms: 42
Transfers: 45 minutes
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Lake Manyara Serena Safari Lodge

4

Take in the far-reaching views from this larger lodge with rooms scattered throughout pretty grounds.

Standing high on a bluff overlooking the gleaming waters of Lake Manyara, the Serena has some of the best views around and offers easy access to the n...

Rooms: 67
Transfers: Approx. 2½ hours’ drive or a 20-minute flight from Arusha
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Lake Manyara Kilimamoja Lodge

4.5

An elegant lodge set within a beautifully scenic and wildlife-rich area of northern Tanzania

On the rim of the Great Rift Valley, the Kilimamoja Lodge has stunning views of Lake Manyara and the striking Meru Mountain. Set within charming lands...

Rooms: 50
Transfers: Approx. a 15-minute drive from Manyara airstrip
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Tarangire Sopa Lodge

3

This traditional lodge lies hidden amidst Tarangire’s ancient baobab trees and grasslands.

Built to blend harmoniously with its surroundings, Tarangire Sopa Lodge has a natural design, with an earthy-brown-roofed main building and rooms tuck...

Rooms: 75
Transfers: Approx. 2 hours’ drive from Arusha or 25-minute flight from Arusha to Kuro airstrip plus a 40-minute drive
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Elewana Tarangire Treetops

5

A luxury treetop safari lodge on the border of Tanzania’s acclaimed Tarangire National Park

Elewana Tarangire Treetops is a secluded lodge set at the border of Tarangire National Park – an area renowned for its baobab tree population and some...

Rooms: 20
Transfers: Approx. 4 hours' drive from Kilimanjaro airport
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Lemala Mpingo Ridge

5

Lemala Mpingo Ridge brings new heights of luxury to Tarangire, with 15 super-chic tented suites in a stunning safari setting.

There’s possibly no better way to explore Tarangire National Park than beginning perched on the rocks of Lemala Mpingo Ridge, elevated over the grassl...

Transfers: Approx. 25 minutes' light aircraft flight from Arusha airport and then approx. 20 minutes' drive from Kuro airstrip
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Leroo La Tau Lodge

4

An authentic lodge experience on the edge of the Makgadikgadi Pans National Park

Overlooking the Boteti River on the edge of the Makgadikgadi Pans National Park, Leroo La Tau offers an authentic Botswana experience that combines a ...

Rooms: 12
Transfers: Approx. 35-minute flight from Maun airport and a 30-minute road transfer to the lodge
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Sanctuary Chobe Chilwero, Chobe Game Reserve

5

Luxury lodge in an unrivalled location

An exquisite luxury riverside lodge bordering Chobe National Park – home to the world’s largest population of elephants – Sanctuary Chobe Chilwero off...

Rooms: 15
Transfers: 10 minutes from Kasane airport, 1 hour 30 minutes from Livingstone.
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Muchenje Safari Lodge, Chobe Game Reserve

3.5

A boutique safari lodge found on the quieter western side of Chobe National Park

Muchenje Safari Lodge sits in private land on top of an escarpment overlooking the beautiful Chobe River. Offering outstanding views across the flood...

Rooms: 11
Transfers: 1 hour from Kasane airport
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Savute Safari Lodge

4

A friendly, intimate lodge on the Savute Channel

Set by the side of the unpredictable Savute Channel which winds through this spellbinding area of the Chobe National Park, this beautiful two-storey l...

Rooms: 12
Transfers: 50-minute flight from Maun airport and a 25-minute road transfer to the lodge
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Chobe Game Lodge

4.5

Sat beside the meandering Chobe River where herds of elephant and impala come to drink, the setting of this spectacular lodge is unparalleled.

The only accommodation of its kind found in the riverfront region of the Chobe National Park, the superb location of Chobe Game Lodge makes wildlife s...

Rooms: 47
Transfers: Approx. 25-minute drive from Kasane Airport and 1½-hour drive from either the Livingstone or Victoria Falls airport
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Belmond Savute Elephant Lodge

5

A boutique luxury safari lodge, set on the banks of the beautiful Savute Channel.

In the heart of the world-famous Chobe National Park, this intimate Belmond property sits perched on the banks of the Savute Channel. Following a comp...

Rooms: 12
Transfers: Approx. a 45-minute flight from Maun airport or a 50-minute flight from Kasane airport
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Camp Moremi

4

An intimate safari lodge set in a peaceful location on the edge of the Xakanaxa Lagoon

In the lush Okavango Delta, Desert & Delta's Camp Moremi is a rural retreat set on the edge of the Xakanaxa Lagoon. A welcoming bush camp, you can rel...

Rooms: 12
Transfers: 25-minute flight from Maun airport and a 25-minute road transfer
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Belmond Khwai River Lodge

5

Fine service and indulgent luxury in a wildlife-rich bush setting

Overlooking the beautiful floodplains of Moremi Wildlife Reserve, this luxury Belmond property offers outstanding service and facilities in a comforta...

Rooms: 15
Transfers: Approx. a 30-minute flight from Maun airport or a one-hour flight from Kasane airport
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Camp Xakanaxa

4

A classic tented safari camp overlooking the banks of the Khwai River on the Xakanaxa Lagoon

In the heart of the Moremi Game Reserve, Camp Xakanaxa is a homely yet classic safari camp overlooking the banks of the Khwai River. With numerous dif...

Rooms: 12
Transfers: Approx. 25-minute flight from Maun airport, and a 25-minute road transfer to the camp
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Camp Okavango, Okavango Delta

4

Providing year-round access to the Okavango Delta

Re-opened in April 2016 following a complete re-build, Desert & Delta’s Camp Okavango is perfectly situated deep in the heart of the Delta, with year-...

Rooms: 12
Transfers: Approx. 30-minute flight from Maun airport
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Belmond Eagle Island Lodge

5

A luxurious, tented safari camp set on a private island in the heart of Botswana’s World-Heritage listed Okavango Delta

Surrounded by a fantastic variety of wildlife and plant life, the Belmond Eagle Island Lodge is an intimate water-focused safari retreat situated on a...

Rooms: 12
Transfers: Approx. a 20-minute flight from Maun airport and 1½-hour flight from Kasane airport
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Xugana Island Lodge

4

Discover a remarkable water camp of thatched roofs and reed, a wild world of eagle owls and hippos and the chance to dine floating in the Xugana Lagoon

Disconnect from the world for a while. Glide in a mokoro canoe across the Okavango Delta. Sleep restfully in a thatched chalet under fine viridian lac...

Rooms: 8
Transfers: Approx. 30 minute light aircraft flight from Maun International airport, followed by a 20-minute boat ride from Xugana airstrip
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Jolie Ville Kings Island Hotel & Spa

4

Occupying its own personal island in the Nile, this is a tranquil haven in vibrant Luxor.

This hotel is one of Luxor’s largest, but its secluded location and beautiful 165-acre gardens ensure that it exudes a peaceful, laid-back atmosphere....

Rooms: 650
Transfers: Approx. 15 minutes' private transfer from Luxor airport
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Steigenberger Nile Palace

4

This popular and welcoming hotel has brilliant views over the West Bank of the Nile.

Well situated for exploring Luxor’s history and culture, the Steigenberger is a comfortable hotel centred around an attractive courtyard. The view is ...

Rooms: 304
Transfers: Approx. 20 minutes' private transfer from Luxor airport
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Sofitel Winter Palace

5

A legendary landmark on the banks of the Nile with all the preserved charm of a royal winter residence.

Formerly the winter palace of the Egyptian royal family, the elegant Sofitel Winter Palace offers a classic palatial experience close to the River Nil...

Rooms: 92
Transfers: Approx. 20 minutes’ private transfer from Luxor airport
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Achti Resort Luxor

4.5

This popular resort hotel has a warm, friendly atmosphere and gardens overlooking the Nile.

The Achti Resort Luxor is an excellent base for exploring Luxor. It’s walking distance from the centre, yet sits in quiet tropical gardens, meaning th...

Rooms: 281
Transfers: Approx. 20 minutes' private transfer from Luxor airport
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Pavillon Winter Luxor

4

A modern hotel annexe set in the historic royal gardens of sister hotel, Sofitel Winter Palace.

Complementing its historic sister hotel Sofitel Winter Palace, this newer annexe has modern rooms and excellent value with the benefits of sharing som...

Rooms: 108
Transfers: Approx. 20 minutes’ private transfer from Luxor airport
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Hurghada Marriott Beach Resort

4.5

Beside its own beach, the Marriott is superbly positioned in the heart of Hurghada.

This popular resort combines high standards of comfort with excellent service and a wide range of facilities. Keep active with tennis, squash or aqua ...

Rooms: 283
Transfers: Approx. 10 minutes' private transfer from Hurghada airport
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Mövenpick Resort & Spa El Gouna

4.5

Perched on a quiet peninsula, this is a beautiful and expansive village-style resort.

A great choice for families, the resort’s facilities include three swimming pools, plenty of landsports and a mile-long golden beach where a number of...

Rooms: 420
Transfers: Approx. 40 minutes' private transfer from Hurghada airport
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The Oberoi Sahl Hasheesh

5

An exquisite all-suite hotel, The Oberoi has impeccable standards and breathtaking views.

The Oberoi Sahl Hasheesh is a secluded haven. Stunning buildings showcasing traditional domes, arches and columns sit in 48 acres of tranquil gardens,...

Rooms: 102
Transfers: Approx. 20 minutes' private transfer from Hurghada airport
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Baron Palace Sahl Hasheesh

4.5

A palatial Red Sea beach resort with warm service, excellent inclusions and snorkelling off the beach.

It can be a rare thing to find a resort that has both brilliant variety and a genuine feel to it. Baron Palace Sahl Hasheesh is one of these places. T...

Rooms: 615
Transfers: Approx. 25 minutes’ private transfer from Hurghada airport
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Le Meridien Pyramids Hotel & Spa

4

This popular hotel has plenty of leisure facilities and spectacular views of the Pyramids of Giza.

With a superb location, excellent value, and an atmospheric resort feel, this hotel is a great choice. An outdoor area with two swimming pools forms ...

Rooms: 641
Transfers: Approx. 1 hour private transfer from Cairo airport (dependent on Cairo traffic)
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3 nights, Room & Breakfast, 02 Dec '19

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Mena House

5

Cairo’s landmark hotel has been welcoming kings, emperors and heads of state since 1869.

In 40 acres of jasmine-scented gardens, the palatial Mena House has incredible views of the iconic Pyramids of Giza that sit just outside the hotel’s ...

Rooms: 520
Transfers: Approx. 1½ hours' private transfer from Cairo airport (dependent on Cairo traffic)
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From £918

3 nights, Room & Breakfast, 01 May '20

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Four Seasons Hotel Cairo at the First Residence

5

Egyptian opulence combines with the impressive hospitality at this renowned Four Seasons hotel.

The First Residence sets superlative standards. Diverse dining options reflect the style of the hotel – contemporary comfort in an inimitably Egyptian...

Rooms: 262
Transfers: Approx. 45 minutes' private transfer from Cairo airport (dependent on Cairo traffic)
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Mövenpick Resort Aswan

4

The Mövenpick Resort Aswan has a beautiful dramatic setting, surrounded by the Nile.

The peaceful position on the 23-acre Elephantine Island – one of Egypt's most ancient and enchanting sites – is a real highlight of this hotel. Wander...

Rooms: 226
Transfers: Approx. 25 minutes’ private transfer from Aswan airport including a short hotel boat ride
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Sofitel Legend Old Cataract

5

Luxury and legend meet at this palatial hotel, which seems to rise out of the desert.

Dating back to 1899, the Sofitel Legend Old Cataract oozes Victorian charm. It has an esteemed past; it’s widely believed that Agatha Christie wrote h...

Rooms: 138
Transfers: Approx. 20 minutes' private transfer from Aswan airport
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Voyager Beach Resort

3.5

Comfortable and well-equipped, this popular all-inclusive resort is especially ideal for families.

Set among tall palms beside a beautiful beach, Voyager Beach Resort has a quirky nautical theme and offers comfort and a wide range of facilities and ...

Rooms: 236
Transfers: Approx. 40 minutes from Mombasa airport
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Serena Beach Resort & Spa

4

The Serena Beach Resort & Spa is an elegant blend of Swahili simplicity and sultan splendour.

Replicating the winding lanes and colourful market places of a traditional 13th Century Swahili town, the welcoming Serena Beach Resort & Spa sits in ...

Rooms: 164
Transfers: Approx. 50 minutes from Mombasa airport
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Baobab Beach Resort & Spa and Kole Kole

4

One of the best all-inclusive resorts on the coast, with excellent facilities and great service.

The resort’s location – on a coral headland overlooking vast stretches of world-famous Diani Beach – is idyllic. Shaded by indigenous coastal vegetati...

Rooms: 323
Transfers: Approx. 1½ hours from Mombasa airport including a ferry crossing
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Pinewood Beach Resort & Spa

4

This gem on the Diani coast is a laid-back retreat offering plenty of facilities set on a quiet white-sand beach.

This rustic and charming resort has long been a favourite with Kuoni customers due to the exemplary levels of service, quiet ambience and its secluded...

Rooms: 58
Transfers: Approx. 1¾ from Mombasa airport including a ferry crossing, or 20 minutes from Ukunda airstrip
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Sarova Whitesands Beach Resort & Spa

4

A large beach resort spread over 22 acres of tropical beachfront gardens with an excellent range of facilities.

Whether you're seeking a beautiful setting in which to relax, a whole host of entertaining activities and facilities or a base from which you can expl...

Rooms: 335
Transfers: Approx. 45 minutes from Mombasa airport
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From £1,413

7 nights, Dinner & Breakfast, 27 Nov '19

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AfroChic

5

This exclusive property is a villa-style boutique hotel that fronts the white sands of beautiful Diani Beach.

With just ten rooms, AfroChic feels more like an exclusive villa than a hotel. Part of the Elewana collection, its home-from-home atmosphere makes it ...

Rooms: 10
Transfers: Approx. 1½ hours from Mombasa airport including a ferry crossing or 10 minutes from Ukunda airport
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Kinondo Kwetu

5

This Swahili-style boutique retreat has a peaceful location between a sacred forest and sugar-white sands.

Kinondo Kwetu has a tranquil beachfront location. It’s cut off from the main stretch of Diani Beach thanks to a rocky cliff, meaning there are no beac...

Rooms: 15
Transfers: Approx. 2 hours from Mombasa airport including a ferry crossing, or 15 minutes from Ukunda airstrip
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Leopard Beach Resort & Spa

4

An award-winning beach resort set in tranquil tropical grounds offering excellent facilities and exceptional service.

This popular resort offers relaxation, personalised service and a host of activities to suit all ages. The expansive gardens are dotted with ponds and...

Rooms: 158
Transfers: 1½ hours south from Mombasa airport including a ferry crossing, or 15 minutes from Ukunda airstrip
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Kilaguni Serena Safari Lodge

4

One of the first lodges ever to be built in a Kenyan national park.

Kilaguni is cool and quiet, with uninterrupted views of Kilimanjaro from every corner. This beautiful lodge has been designed to blend chameleon-like ...

Rooms: 56
Transfers: 3-hour drive from Nairobi or 1-hour flight from Nairobi’s Wilson airport to Kilaguni’s airstrip followed by a short drive
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Finch Hattons

5

Named after the English aristocrat and adventurer, Finch Hattons combines the elegance of safaris of old with modern luxury.

Finch Hattons luxury tented camp has won multiple awards for its ‘wild luxury’ design, including ‘Africa’s Leading Tented Safari Camp’ at the 2018 Wor...

Rooms: 17
Transfers: 1-hour flight from Nairobi’s Wilson airport to Finch Hattons' airstrip plus a 10-minute drive
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Lake Elmenteita Serena Camp

5

This Serena camp brings traditional luxury to Elmenteita.

The exclusive Lake Elmenteita Serena Camp rests in the 48,000-acre Soysambu Conservancy – a sanctuary to rare wildlife including abundant bird species...

Rooms: 25
Transfers: Approx. 2 hours’ drive from Nairobi or a 45-minute flight from Nairobi’s Wilson airport
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Loldia House

4

Experience the life of Kenya’s early colonial era at this beautiful converted farmhouse.

You’ll receive a warm welcome from the house manager at this lovely colonial house, where nothing is too much trouble for the incredibly attentive yet...

Rooms: 9
Transfers: 2-hour drive or 25-minute flight from Nairobi
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Porini Amboseli Camp, Selenkay Conservancy

4

A small, remote and eco-responsible bush camp in the Selenkay Conservancy.

In a private reserve near Amboseli National Park, in unspoilt wilderness and well off-the-beaten-track, this environmentally-sound small camp has just...

Rooms: 10
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Ol Tukai Lodge

3

This lovely, comfortable lodge has an incredible setting inside Amboseli National Park.

Ol Tukai has one of the best spots in Amboseli, backed by Mount Kilimanjaro, Africa’s highest peak, and surrounded by open plains in some of the fines...

Rooms: 80
Transfers: 5-hour drive from Nairobi or 40-minute flight from Nairobi’s Wilson airport to Amboseli airstrip plus a 15-minute drive
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Tawi Lodge

4.5

Superb staff and charming thatched cottages await at this deluxe lodge at the foot of Mount Kilimanjaro.

You’ll receive a warm welcome at the tranquil Tawi Lodge. Its location – in the community-run Kilitome conservancy that provides a vital wildlife corr...

Rooms: 13
Transfers: Approx. 4 hours' drive from Nairobi or 40-minute flight from Nairobi’s Wilson airport to Amboseli airstrip plus a 50-minute drive
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Mara Bushtops

5

Luxury and tranquillity at an exclusive tented camp raised above the Mara plains for spectacular views.

While some camps simply serve as a base to explore the incredible surrounds, Mara Bushtops is a destination in itself. This award-winning camp borders...

Rooms: 12
Transfers: 45-minute flight from Nairobi‘s Wilson airport to Siana Springs airstrip followed by a 20-minute drive
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Mara Serena Safari Lodge

4

This characterful Maasai-style lodge lies at the centre of the Mara Triangle.

Perched high on the saddle of a central Mara hill, the Mara Serena has some of the best views in the reserve, reaching all the way down to the Mara Ri...

Rooms: 74
Transfers: 5 hours' drive from Nairobi or 45-minute flight from Nairobi's Wilson airport to the Mara Serena airstrip followed by a short drive
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Governors' Il Moran

5

This is a truly special safari experience in one of the Maasai Mara’s premier camps.

With a location so incredible it attracts the makers of wildlife documentaries and programmes including the BBC's Big Cat Diary and Planet Earth Live,...

Rooms: 10
Transfers: 45-minute light aircraft flight from Nairobi's Wilson airport to Musiara airstrip followed by a 10-minute game drive
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Governors' Camp

4

The original deluxe tented camp, in a wonderful location inside the Maasai Mara reserve.

Nestled in the forest by the Mara River banks, Governors' Camp's stunning setting was once reserved exclusively for Kenya's colonial governors. Today,...

Rooms: 37
Transfers: 45-minute light aircraft flight from Nairobi's Wilson airport to Musiara airstrip plus a 15-minute game drive
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Little Governors' Camp

4.5

Take a small boat across the Mara River to discover a tranquil camp teeming with wildlife.

If you’re looking for a friendly tented camp that’s intimate in character and sits in one of Africa’s best wildlife viewing spots, this is it. It’s th...

Rooms: 17
Transfers: 45-minute light aircraft flight from Nairobi's Wilson airport to Musiara airstrip plus 15-minute game drive and a small boat ride across the river
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Karen Blixen Camp

4

On the banks of the Mara River, this is a camp firmly rooted in safari tradition.

Echoing the explorer safari days of the 1920s, the Karen Blixen Camp boasts a wonderful setting on a wide sandy bend of the Mara River, and you could ...

Rooms: 22
Transfers: 45-minute flight from Nairobi’s Wilson airport to the Mara North Conservancy airstrip followed by a 40-minute drive
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Porini Lion Camp, Olare Motorogi Conservancy

4

An eco-responsible tented camp offering a real 'in the bush' safari.

Set in the Olare Motorogi Conservancy, Porini Lion Camp was set up in co-operation with 150 Maasai landowners and borders the famous Maasai Mara Natio...

Rooms: 10
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Sarova Mara Game Camp

4

A refined, hotel-like game camp in the vast Maasai Mara National Reserve.

With splendid views across the Mara plains, this camp of 75 tents gives you the classic safari experience with the comfort of a hotel-style residence....

Rooms: 75
Transfers: Airport transfer time: 1 hour flight from Nairobi, 20-minute drive from the airstrip, or 5½ hours’ drive from Nairobi
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Mara Intrepids

3.5

The elegant Mara Intrepids sits above the Talek River in the heart of leopard country.

Mara Intrepids enjoys a spectacular wildlife-rich location, close to the famous Mara River that’s crossed during the great migration, and in a well-kn...

Rooms: 30
Transfers: 45-minute flight from Nairobi’s Wilson airport to Ol Kiombo airstrip followed by a 5-minute drive
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Fairmont Mount Kenya Safari Club

5

Originally the retreat of a Hollywood movie star, this is one exclusive, elegant resort with glorious views.

Founded by the 1950s American actor, William Holden, and counting Winston Churchill and Bing Crosby amongst its former members, this refined club make...

Rooms: 120
Transfers: Approx. 3 hours’ drive from Nairobi or a 30 minute flight from Nairobi’s Wilson airport
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Porini Rhino Camp, Ol Pejeta Conservancy

4

Hidden in a secluded valley in Africa's largest black rhino sanctuary.

Set amongst acacia trees on the banks of a seasonal river, this eco-friendly camp has seven spacious tents, each comfortably furnished with en-suite b...

Rooms: 7
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Lewa Safari Camp

4

This rustic camp is one of just a handful of camps in the exclusive Lewa Wildlife Conservancy.

This safari camp is one of a kind. Located in a UNESCO World Heritage Site, it benefits from the active conservation efforts of the Lewa Wildlife Cons...

Rooms: 13
Transfers: A 1½-hour light aircraft flight from Nairobi's Wilson airport to Lewa
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Sweetwaters Serena Camp, Ol Pejeta

4

Stunning views of Mount Kenya and Big Five viewing in the private Ol Pejeta conservancy.

Home to the largest black rhino conservancy in East Africa, Ol Pejeta is an exceptional place to embark on your safari adventure. Watch wildlife quenc...

Rooms: 56
Transfers: Airport transfer time:3 hours’ drive from Nairobi or a 45-minute light aircraft flight from Wilson Airport Nairobi to Nanyuki Airstrip, followed by a 16-mile drive to camp
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Serena Mountain Lodge

3.5

A unique timber lodge offering fascinating game viewing amidst the crisp mountain air.

At this peaceful Serena-managed tree lodge – at an altitude of 2195 metres and reached by a timbered drawbridge leading up from the forest – it’s all ...

Rooms: 42
Transfers: Approx. 2½ hours’ drive from Nairobi
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Samburu Intrepids

3.5

This thatched oasis sits in the shade of acacia trees on the banks of the Ewaso Nyiro River.

With a location inside the reserve, Samburu Intrepids almost guarantees close encounters with wildlife including elephant, monkeys, crocodile and leop...

Rooms: 27
Transfers: 1-hour flight from Nairobi’s Wilson airport to the Samburu airstrip followed by a 20-minute drive through the reserve
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Elsa's Kopje

4.5

Live the 'Born Free' story at this beautiful boutique lodge in the heart of Elsa the lioness country.

Rugged and unspoilt Meru is the historic home of Elsa the lioness, whose story was made famous by the film 'Born Free'. Opened by Virginia McKenna in ...

Rooms: 11
Transfers: 6-hour drive from Nairobi or 50-minute flight from Nairobi’s Wilson airport to Kinna airstrip followed by a 45-minute game drive
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Elephant Bedroom Camp

4.5

An unbelievably close experience with elephants in the Samburu National Reserve.

This camp offers you extraordinary encounters with wildlife before you even head off on safari – its surrounding doum palms attracts local elephants a...

Rooms: 12
Transfers: A short flight from Nairobi's Wilson airport to Samburu airstrip followed by a 30- to 60-minute game drive
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Nairobi Serena Hotel

5

This premium city hotel offers a laid-back, comfortable start or end to any safari adventure.

With its relaxed atmosphere and tranquil gardens, the Nairobi Serena is one of Nairobi’s most popular hotels, and justly so. It has a convenient locat...

Rooms: 183
Transfers: 30 minutes’ drive from Nairobi’s international and Wilson airports (dependent on Nairobi traffic)
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Hemingways Nairobi

5

This plantation-style property offers an exclusive experience away from Nairobi’s centre.

Hemingways makes an impression. Enter the beautiful colonial-style buildings fronted by manicured lawns and you’ll find a warm welcome, a tranquil atm...

Transfers: 40 minutes’ drive from Nairobi airport
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Nairobi Tented Camp

4

Sleep under canvas and embark on an authentic safari in the city.

If you simply can’t wait to head out on safari as soon as you touch down in Kenya, Nairobi National Park can take you straight from arrivals to wide o...

Rooms: 9
Transfers: A 30-minute drive from Nairobi airport to the park entrance plus a game drive to the camp
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Eka Hotel

4

A modern hotel close to Nairobi’s international and domestic airports.

Enjoy a comfortable night’s rest in this modern hotel just outside the city, located only 15 minutes from Nairobi's international airport. Staff are a...

Rooms: 169
Transfers: Airport transfer time: 15-minute drive from Nairobi’s international airport, or a 10-minute drive to Wilson Airport
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Fairmont The Norfolk Hotel

5

Dating back to 1904, this secluded gem in the heart of Nairobi has remained a celebrated landmark.

The Norfolk is something of a Nairobi icon. Over the years it has played host to presidents, explorers, actors and authors. In 2007, the hotel was acq...

Rooms: 170
Transfers: 40 minutes’ drive from Nairobi’s international and Wilson airports (dependent on Nairobi traffic)
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Giraffe Manor

5

This elegant manor house has resident giraffe that casually roam the gardens – and often pop their heads into the breakfast room.

A stay at Giraffe Manor is a little like staying with friends in the country – if those friends had resident Rothschild’s giraffe wandering around the...

Rooms: 12
Transfers: Approx. 40 minutes from Nairobi airport and 15 minutes from Wilson airport
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Mokuti Etosha Lodge

4

This stylish lodge perfectly balances its natural setting with luxurious modern comforts

Effortlessly balancing its beautiful natural setting and style with luxurious comfort and modern amenities, the Mokuti Etosha Lodge is the gateway to ...

Rooms: 106
Transfers: Approx. 5½ hours from Windhoek airport
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Okaukuejo Camp, Etosha

3

Etosha's oldest camp, close to the famous Etosha Pan

Situated near the southern entrance of the Etosha National Park close to the famous Etosha Pan, Okaukuejo is the oldest camp in the area and provides ...

Rooms: 102
Transfers: Approx. 5 hours from Windhoek airport
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Kulala Desert Lodge

4

An intimate desert lodge close to the Sossusvlei Dunes

Within the 67,000 private acres of the Kulala Wilderness Reserve, the Kulala Desert Lodge is a tranquil, secluded paradise in the arid Namib Desert. T...

Rooms: 23
Transfers: Approx. 5¼ hours from Windhoek airport
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Hoodia Desert Lodge

4

In the heart of the Namib Desert, this charming lodge is the perfect base for exploring the vast surrounds

On the banks of Namibia's Tsauchab River, the Hoodia Desert Lodge is a family-owned luxury desert lodge, just 20 minutes from the entrance to the red ...

Rooms: 11
Transfers: Approx. 4½ hours’ drive from Windhoek airport
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1 / 9

Olive Grove, Windhoek

3

An intimate guesthouse set in a great location in Windhoek

Situated in a quiet leafy corner of Windhoek, just a ten-minute walk from the city centre’s shops, restaurants and monuments, this charming guest hous...

Rooms: 11
Transfers: 45 minutes from Windhoek international airport
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1 / 7

Swakopmund Guest House, Swakopmund

3

A boutique guest house, just a short walk from the beach

In the centre of coastal Swakopmund, just five minutes’ walk from the beach and main shopping area, this eco-friendly guest house provides a welcoming...

Rooms: 15
Transfers: Approx. 20 minutes from Swakopmund airport
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Mowani Mountain Camp, Damaraland

4

Traditional African style and a great location overlooking Damaraland

Blending seamlessly with the unspoilt wilderness, Mowani Mountain Camp’s wonderful thatched rondavels reflect the granite boulders among which they ar...

Rooms: 15
Transfers: Approx. 6 hours from Windhoek airport
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1 / 7

Okonjima Plains Camp, Otjiwarongo

3

A stylish safari lodge in the Okonjima Nature Reserve

Within the Okonjima Nature Reserve, home of the famous AfriCat Foundation, this newly-developed lodge looks out across the beautiful Okonjima grass pl...

Rooms: 24
Transfers: Approx. 4 hours from Windhoek airport
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One & Only Nyungwe House

5

An oasis in the heart of Rwanda’s primate habitat.

In a remote spot at the edge of the Nyungwe Forest, this beautiful lodge is an unexpected delight. The décor is sophisticated and modern, but the use ...

Rooms: 24
Transfers: Approx. 5 hours’ drive from Kigali
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Sabyinyo Silverback Lodge

5

With breathtaking views and beautiful décor, this is the perfect base for a once-in-a-lifetime experience.

The experience at Sabyinyo Silverback Lodge is high quality yet homely. Built by Governors’ Camps and owned by a community trust, it’s run by a superb...

Rooms: 10
Transfers: Approx. 3 hours’ drive from Kigali
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Cormoran Lodge, Lake Kivu

3

This charming wooden lodge sits in a remote hillside spot on the shore of Lake Kivu.

Rustic and authentic, Cormoran Lodge is a lovely relaxing base to take in the stunning views of Lake Kivu. Its cabins on stilts are perched on a lush ...

Rooms: 7
Transfers: Approx. 3 hours’ drive from Kigali
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Gorilla Mountain View Lodge

3

This traditional lodge provides a great base to go in search of Rwanda’s mountain gorillas.

There’s a certain charm about the Gorilla Mountain View Lodge, with its stone cottages, traditional décor and friendly staff. And its location is hard...

Rooms: 27
Transfers: Approx. 3 hours’ drive from Kigali
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Thanda Safari Lodge

5

A stunning lodge in the style of a Zulu homestead in the in lesser-visited KwaZulu-Natal region.

Reminiscent of a traditional Zulu homestead, Thanda Safari Lodge is a cluster of luxury hillside villas, accessed only by a series of wooden walkways....

Rooms: 9
Transfers: Approx. a 3-hour drive from Durban airport
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Thanda Tented Camp

5

A luxurious colonial-style tented camp for a back-to-nature adventure in lesser visited KwaZulu-Natal.

This tented safari camp is the perfect location for an authentic but comfortable safari experience. You’ll discover a rustic colonial luxury inside th...

Rooms: 15
Transfers: Approx. a 3-hour drive from Durban airport
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Ghost Mountain Inn, Mkuze

4

Family-run hotel at the foot of Ghost Mountain

At the foot of the mysterious Ghost Mountain in Zululand, this family-run inn offers a homely environment, with all of its stylish, spacious rooms fea...

Rooms: 74
Transfers: Approx. 3½ hours from Durban airport
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Fugitives' Drift Lodge, Zululand Battlefields

4

Close to Isandlwana & Rorke’s Drift battlefields

Located on a Natural Heritage Site, this award-winning lodge is perfectly placed for exploring KwaZulu-Natal’s historic 19th-century Anglo-Zulu battle...

Rooms: 8
Transfers: Approx. 4 hours from Durban airport
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Oyster Box, Umhlanga Rocks

5

Nostalgic, charming hotel with a superb beachfront location.

Red-and-white striped candy-cane sun loungers sit around the pool, complementing the iconic colours of the Umhlanga lighthouse that stands on the sand...

Rooms: 86
Transfers: Approx. 35 minutes from the airport
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Fairmont Zimbali Resort

5

An elegant resort with dramatic Indian Ocean views on South Africa’s Dolphin Coast.

This impressive beach resort on the eastern coast is made for relaxation. Set to the backdrop of the Indian Ocean, guests can walk down to Zimbali Bea...

Rooms: 154
Transfers: Approx. 20 minutes from Durban airport
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Three Tree Hill Lodge, Drakensberg

4

Boutique mountain and battlefield hideaway

This cosy, family-run lodge sits on the edge of a thriving game reserve and in the lee of the famous hill for which it is named. Here you can spot rhi...

Rooms: 8
Transfers: Approx. 3 hours from Durban's airport
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Peermont Mondior, Johannesburg

3.5

Stylish, modern and very close to the airport

One of four hotels found at Emperors Palace Hotel Casino Convention and Entertainment Resort, the Peermont Mondior has an imposing frontage and a cont...

Rooms: 150
Transfers: 5 minutes
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Castello Di Monte

5

A Tuscan-style boutique hotel, set atop a hillside overlooking the vibrant city of Pretoria

In an affluent suburb overlooking Pretoria, Castello Di Monte is a boutique hotel that bears a remarkable semblance to an old 16th-Century Tuscan vill...

Rooms: 9
Transfers: Approx. 35 minutes' drive from Johannesburg airport
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1 / 9

The Peech Boutique Hotel

4

This owner-run boutique hotel near Melrose Arch is packed with character.

Fun, eco-conscious and forward-thinking, this hotel is great central find in one of Johannesburg’s more peaceful neighbourhoods just minutes away from...

Rooms: 21
Transfers: Approx. 30 minutes’ transfer from Johannesburg airport
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The Sandton Sun Hotel

4.5

A well-dressed city hotel with direct mall access in central Sandton, Johannesburg.

Stay in this swish hotel where you’ll be within walking distance from Nelson Mandela Square at the centre of Johannesburg’s Central Business District,...

Rooms: 326
Transfers: Approx. 30 minutes' transfer from Johannesburg airport
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Bayethe Lodge

5

A luxurious lodge experience in the heart of Shamwari

Surrounded by the Shamwari Private Game Reserve, Bayethe Tented Lodge is one of their five star retreats, offering a wonderfully luxurious experience ...

Rooms: 12
Transfers: Approx. 1 hour from the airport
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Eagles Crag Lodge

5

Relax and enjoy the privacy at this all suite lodge in the heart of Shamwari

Eagles Crag is Shamwari’s most opulent lodge. There are only nine suites – meaning there's only 18 guests at any one time –and the service is impecca...

Rooms: 9
Transfers: Approx. 1 hour from the airport
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Long Lee Manor

5

Long Lee Manor gives its guests a different experience to the rest of the Shamwari Game Reserve. A luxury restored Edwardian Manor House originally bu...

Rooms: 15
Transfers: Approx. 1 hour from the airport
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Riverdene Family Lodge

5

A safari lodge experience perfect for all the family

This spacious lodge is perfect for those travelling with a family. Complete with a pool, kids' club and Adventure Centre, cosy indoor fires and an out...

Rooms: 9
Transfers: Approx. 1 hour from the airport
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Lobengula Lodge

5

Accommodating a maximum of just 12 guests, this authentic safari lodge sits tucked away in the bush, is the perfect African retreat.

Peace, seclusion and little more than the sounds of the African bush await you at this newly-refurbished and once-private lodge. Lobengula’s small siz...

Rooms: 6
Transfers: Approx. 1¼ hours from Port Elizabeth airport
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Hlosi Game Lodge

4

A small yet luxurious family-friendly lodge in the Amakhala Game Reserve

Boasting uninterrupted views across a picturesque river plain, Hlosi Game Lodge’s six suites and eight Luxury Safari Tents offer a truly intimate game...

Rooms: 14
Transfers: Approx. 1 hour 30 minutes from the airport
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Safari Lodge

4

A Four Star lodge nestled in a valley on the northern boundary of Amakhala Game Reserve

Featuring striking thatched roofs that are capped with stone, the signature style of Safari Lodge is apparent even from a distance. An undisturbed and...

Rooms: 11
Transfers: Approx. 1 hour 30 minutes from the airport
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Woodbury Lodge

4

Set against a cliff above the bushman’s river valley

Surrounded by a stunning river valley setting, the Woodbury Lodge promises an intimate and tranquil escape in the Amakhala Game Reserve. Ideal for fam...

Rooms: 7
Transfers: Approx. 1 hour 30 minutes from the airport
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Bukela Game Lodge

5

An intimate luxury safari lodge nestled within the beautiful bushveld of the Amakhala Game Reserve

The Bukela Game Lodge is an intimate safari lodge nestled within a hidden valley in the Amakhala Game Reserve, perfect for couples and older families ...

Rooms: 9
Transfers: Approx. a 1 hour drive from Port Elizabeth airport
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Kariega Main Lodge

4

A relaxed and friendly lodge ideal for families or groups

Perched high above the sweeping plains of the Kariega Game Reserve and the rivers that majestically carve their way through them, Kariega Main Lodge h...

Rooms: 24
Transfers: Approx. 1 hour 30 minutes from the airport
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River Lodge

4.5

Nestled on the banks of the Bushman's River

Sitting right on the banks of the Bushman's river, the air-conditioned thatched suites of the homely Kariega Game Reserve River Lodge offer guests a t...

Rooms: 10
Transfers: Approx. 1 hour 15 minutes from the airport
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Settlers Drift

5

These high-end tented suites offer a touch of luxury in the wilderness at the Kariega Game Reserve.

In a remote valley overlooking the Bushman’s River, Settlers Drift is heavenly retreat. Reached by boat or by the winding road that was carefully clea...

Rooms: 9
Transfers: Approx. 1½ hours from the airport
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Ukhozi Lodge

4.5

A cosy, intimate lodge ideal for honeymooners

Ukhozi Lodge captures the modern romance of safari. This former rustic lodge has recently been rebuilt with a stunning new rim-flow pool for gazing ou...

Rooms: 10
Transfers: Approx. 1 hour 45 minutes from the airport
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Southern Sun The Cullinan

4

Between the centre of Cape Town and the V&A Waterfront, this is a stylish, comfortable resort well placed for exploration.

A landmark building in Cape Town, the Southern Sun The Cullinan is a classic hotel in one of the most sought-after areas in the city. Great for famili...

Rooms: 394
Transfers: Approx. 25 minutes from the airport
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Belmond Mount Nelson Hotel

5

More than a century of service and style at the foot of Table Mountain, this Belmond hotel is excellence personified.

Sat at the foot of Table Mountain, you couldn’t wish for a more iconic location while staying in South Africa. First opened in 1899, this hotel makes ...

Rooms: 198
Transfers: Approx. 25 minutes from the airport
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Victoria & Alfred Hotel

4

An iconic hotel on the V&A Waterfront

In a superb setting beside one of the original quays, this stylish hotel is just a short stroll from the popular V&A Waterfront complex. Originally bu...

Rooms: 94
Transfers: Approx. 25 minutes from the airport
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African Elite Waterfront Apartments

4

A great value way of experiencing Cape Town

Offering the comfort of a home away from home, these spacious, modern apartments are enviably positioned around the older scenic wharves of Cape Town ...

Rooms: 25
Transfers: Approx. 25 minutes from the airport
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Cape Cadogan Boutique Hotel

5

Exuding a welcoming vibe, this elegant hotel offers a great mix of the old and the new.

Bohemian chic is the hallmark of this beautiful national monument hotel. The interiors are gorgeous and complement the classic Victorian-style façade ...

Rooms: 15
Transfers: Approx. 25 minutes from the airport
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One&Only Cape Town

5

Seamlessly blending the contemporary with the traditional, right on the V&A Waterfront.

The exclusive One&Only Cape Town is the epitome of urban resort chic. It has stunning views of Table Mountain and a contemporary interior that infuses...

Rooms: 131
Transfers: Approx. 25 minutes from the airport
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More Quarters

4

Enjoy an independent stay in the city in one of these beautiful, modern apartments right in the heart of town.

If you’re looking to explore Cape Town at your convenience, in a modern home-away-from-home environment, then More Quarters' luxurious, fully equipped...

Rooms: 18
Transfers: Approx. 30 minutes from the airport
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Queen Victoria Hotel

5

Tucked away from the bustling harbour, this chic boutique hotel combines classic elegance with contemporary style and luxury.

Part of the renowned Newmark Hotels’ portfolio, this intimate boutique hotel is a favourite with couples looking for some luxurious tranquillity close...

Rooms: 35
Transfers: Approx. 25 minutes from the airport
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Taj Cape Town

5

At the heart of vibrant Cape Town, the Taj offers a rich history wrapped in elegant contemporary architecture, seamless service and delectable fine dining.

Taj Cape Town is striking, both inside and out. Incorporating a modern tower as well as two heritage buildings, the old Reserve Bank Building and the ...

Rooms: 176
Transfers: Approx. 25 minutes from Cape Town airport
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The Bay Hotel, Camps Bay

4.5

With the Twelve Apostle mountain range towering behind and the white sand of Camps Bay below, you couldn’t ask for a finer location.

In a prime position by the sands of glitzy Camps Bay, The Bay Hotel is a stylish retreat popular with sun-seekers, glamour-hunters and celebrities for...

Rooms: 78
Transfers: Approx. 40 minutes from Cape Town's international airport
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Winchester Mansions

4

A classic heritage hotel on the Sea Point Promenade overlooking the Atlantic Ocean

The Winchester Mansions is a beautiful 1920s Cape Dutch property, and a third-generation family-owned hotel. Directly located on the Sea Point Promena...

Rooms: 76
Transfers: Approx. 25 minutes' drive from Cape Town airport
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The Twelve Apostles Hotel & Spa

5

A mountainside retreat within an exquisite UNESCO World Heritage site.

Retreat from the city to the Twelve Apostles Hotel and Spa; the ultimate luxury escape nestled in the foothills of the Table Mountain National Park. I...

Rooms: 70
Transfers: Approx. 40 minutes' drive from Cape Town airport
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The Silo

5

Sister to La Residence in Franschhoek, this industrial design hotel combines modern luxury and amazing Cape Town views.

Everything about The Silo does its location justice as the hotel above Africa’s biggest collection of contemporary art, Zeitz MOCAA. Housed in the top...

Rooms: 28
Transfers: Approx. 30 minutes’ transfer from Cape Town airport
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Pepperclub Hotel & Spa

5

A fresh urban retreat at the foot of Table Mountain.

A magnet for those who like their city hotel chic and stylish, this hotel has a central Cape Town location with direct access through its own palm-lin...

Rooms: 210
Transfers: Approx. 20 minutes drive from Cape Town International airport
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Hlangana Lodge, Oudtshoorn

4

Great for food and wine enthusiasts

This small family-run guest house will make you feel at home from the moment you step through the door. Ivy creeps along the bottom of the green roof ...

Rooms: 19
Transfers: 1 hour
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The Plettenberg

5

A chic and lavish hotel in a superb setting with incredible views over two picturesque bays.

Making the most of its stunning headland location, this elegant hotel has a slightly nautical theme, with pastel colours set off against wicker furnis...

Rooms: 37
Transfers: Approx. 1¼ hours from George airport
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Hog Hollow Country Lodge, near Plettenberg Bay

4

Set to a mountain backdrop close to Plettenberg Bay, this spectacular lodge makes the most of its breathtaking surrounds.

Gaze out across the amazing vistas of indigenous forest to the magnificent Tsitsikamma Mountains from this stunning rural lodge. Found just outside Pl...

Rooms: 16
Transfers: Approx. 1¼ hours from George airport
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Views Boutique Hotel & Spa, Wilderness

4.5

This beach-chic hotel has unparalleled views and a sublime setting

Perched high on a clifftop overlooking the pounding waves of the Indian Ocean as they crash on the sands of Wilderness Beach below, and up to the towe...

Rooms: 26
Transfers: Approx. 20 minutes from George airport
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The St James of Knysna

4

Stay in the natural paradise of Knysna

A strip of lush green grass is all that sits between The St James of Knysna and the tranquil shores of Knysna Lagoon. Two pools, a large Koi pond and ...

Rooms: 15
Transfers: 1 hour from George airport
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The Turbine Boutique Hotel and Spa

5

A former power station transformed into a trendy boutique hotel right on the popular Knysna lagoon.

This quirky boutique hotel oozes contemporary chic while retaining the old power station’s original industrial features. Its bright-coloured reclaimed...

Rooms: 24
Transfers: Approx. 1 hour’s drive from George airport
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Lairds Lodge

4.5

A tranquil Cape Dutch country estate set within the heart of South Africa’s stunning Garden Route

Positioned between the towns of Knysna and Plettenberg Bay, Lairds Lodge is an exclusive retreat for those who enjoy the serenity of quiet provincial ...

Rooms: 17
Transfers: Approx. 1¼ hours from George airport
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Cape St Francis Resort Beach Break

4

An exclusive ‘home-away-from-home’ resort, nestled on the dunes of the beautiful Cape St Francis beach

The Cape St Francis Resort Beach Break is a rare gem on South Africa's southern coast. It has sweeping views of the Indian Ocean and nearby Seal Point...

Rooms: 23
Transfers: Approx. 1½ hours’ drive from Port Elizabeth airport
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Rosenhof Country House, Oudtshoorn

5

This graceful period hotel on the outskirts of Oudtshoorn embraces classic style.

Just outside of Oudtshoorn – a popular inland stop on South Africa’s Garden Route – this country house sets the bar high for classic country retreats....

Rooms: 14
Transfers: Approx. 1 hours’ drive from George airport or approx. 1¾ hour’s drive from Knysna
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The Old Rectory, Plettenberg Bay

5

This chic beach hideaway in pretty Plettenberg Bay is housed in a restored rectory dating back to 1777.

Housed in a National Monument building, The Old Rectory is a modern boutique hotel close to some of Plettenberg’s gorgeous, golden beaches. The origin...

Rooms: 18
Transfers: Approx. 1½ hours’ drive from George airport, approx. 30 minutes’ from Knysna
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Fancourt, George

5

Against the backdrop of the Outeniqua Mountains Fancourt is a plush country estate with world-class golf, an award-winning spa and acres of spectacular land.

The drive up to Fancourt reveals a fairytale world of lush green landscape, towering trees and glassy lakes. Step inside and it’s more of the same – a...

Rooms: 115
Transfers: Approx. 15 minutes’ drive from George airport
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Narina Lodge at Lion Sands Game Reserve

5

A giant-treehouse-style lodge with exceptional service overlooking the Sabie River.

Narina Lodge is embedded in the bushveld of Kruger National Park, raised above the ground on stilts like a sophisticated treehouse designed for indulg...

Rooms: 9
Transfers: Daily flights are available from Cape Town and Johannesburg to Skukuza airport, which offer the quickest options. There are also flights to Kruger Mpumalanga airport from Johannesburg, Durban, Cape Town and Livingstone. For those on a self-drive adventure, Lion Sands is approx. 5 hours from Johannesburg
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River Lodge at Lion Sands Game Reserve

5

Lion Sands’ ultra-luxurious flagship lodge is found in the exclusive Sabi Sand Game Reserve.

This is Lion Sands’ original safari lodge – a contemporary escape in the world-famous Sabi Sand Game Reserve. It’s the largest of the Lion Sands portf...

Rooms: 18
Transfers: Daily flights are available from Cape Town and Johannesburg to Skukuza airport, which offer the quickest options. There are also flights to Kruger Mpumalanga airport from Johannesburg, Durban, Cape Town and Livingstone. For those on a self-drive adventure, Lion Sands is approx. 5 hours from Johannesburg
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Tinga Lodge at Lion Sands Game Reserve

5

A bold, luxurious lodge found on the banks of the Sabie River in the iconic Kruger National Park.

Surrounded by the wild African bush, a stay at Tinga Lodge will transport you back to a time when decadent safaris were the height of indulgence. Part...

Rooms: 9
Transfers: Daily flights are available from Cape Town and Johannesburg to Skukuza airport, which offer the quickest options. There are also flights to Kruger Mpumalanga airport from Johannesburg, Durban, Cape Town and Livingstone. For those on a self-drive adventure, Lion Sands is approx. 5 hours from Johannesburg
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andBeyond Kirkman's Kamp

4.5

A historic safari homestead, set within a beautiful Big Five game reserve beside the renowned Kruger National Park

Nestled high on a ridge overlooking the Sand River, the &Beyond Kirkman's Kamp is a luxury safari homestead set within the unspoilt wilderness of the ...

Rooms: 18
Transfers: Daily flights are available from Johannesburg airport to Skukaza airport, followed by a 35-minute road transfer to the reserve. For those driving, the reserve is approx. 5 hours from Johannesburg.
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Country Boutique Hotel

4

This acclaimed boutique hotel is a nostalgic stopover close to Kruger National Park.

Just half an hour’s drive from Kruger National Park, this intimate hotel is an inviting home-like space of classic style and warm, personalised servic...

Rooms: 22
Transfers: Approx. 20 minutes from Kruger airport
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Chapungu Tented Bush Camp at Thornybush Private Game Reserve

4

This intimate, adults-only tented camp is imbued with old-world charm.

The Chapungu Tented Bush Camp offers a completely different experience to the lodges of Thornybush Game Reserve. The camp is secluded and intimate – i...

Rooms: 8
Transfers: Approx. 30 minutes from Hoedspruit airport
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Game Lodge at Thornybush Private Game Reserve

5

This lodge focuses on offering families a safari that’s all about modern comforts.

The largest in the Thornybush Game Reserve, this lodge is a cosy home-away-from-home. It’s been carefully designed to ensure absolute comfort, with mo...

Rooms: 20
Transfers: Approx. 30 minutes from Hoedspruit airport
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The River Lodge at Thornybush Private Game Reserve

5

A gorgeous home in the bush with seriously beautiful interiors and personalised service.

The most intimate of Thornybush’s lodges, The River Lodge accommodates a maximum of just eight guests. Each is arranged so it’ll feel like your own pr...

Rooms: 4
Transfers: Approx. 30 minutes from Hoedspruit airport
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Waterside Lodge at Thornybush Private Game Reserve

5

This rustic lodge of thatched suites is set by a serene river.

Located on the banks of a lake, Waterside Lodge is a peaceful retreat. There’s superb wildlife viewing as you make your way through the bushveld that ...

Rooms: 20
Transfers: Approx. 30 minutes from Hoedspruit airport
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Buffalo Camp at Kapama Private Game Reserve

5

An elegant camp of stilted tent suites – this is Big Five safari in style.

Constructed from natural wood and stone, the luxurious tented accommodation of the Buffalo Camp has been designed to combine the best of the game rese...

Transfers: Approx. 20 minutes from Hoedspruit airport
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River Lodge at Kapama Private Game Reserve

4

This lodge epitomises modern African luxury on the riverbend of the seasonal Kapama River.

The main lodge at Kapama Private Game Reserve, Kapama River Lodge is also the largest game lodge in the Greater Kruger National Park area. The abundan...

Rooms: 64
Transfers: Approx. 20 minutes from Hoedspruit airport
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Southern Camp at Kapama Private Game Reserve

5

This camp is renowned for its sophisticated surroundings and passionate service.

Part of Kapama Private Game Reserve, this camp is imbued with an air of elegance. Situated to the south of the reserve, the vibe here is friendly and ...

Rooms: 25
Transfers: Approx. 20 minutes from Hoedspruit airport
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Karula at Kapama Private Game Reserve

5

The pinnacle of luxury accommodation in Kapama Private Game Reserve

Meaning ‘place of peace’ in the local language, Kapama Karula is the reserve’s most luxurious lodge. It's secluded and peaceful, set on banks of the K...

Rooms: 12
Transfers: Approx. 20 minutes from Eastgate airport
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Main Lodge at aha Makalali Private Game Reserve

4

A friendly and modern lodge in the Makalali Private Game Reserve west of Kruger National Park.

For an affordable, family-friendly stay in South Africa’s Big Five territory, the modern aha Makalali Main Lodge definitely ticks the box. It’s modern...

Rooms: 30
Transfers: Approx. 1½ hour’s drive from Hoedspruit airport
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River Lodge at aha Makalali Private Game Reserve

5

On the banks of the seasonal Makhutswi River, this luxurious lodge is an utterly romantic bush hideaway.

Escape into the bushveld where a romantic treehouse awaits. Perched by the banks of the seasonal Makhutswi River, aha Makalali River Lodge is a great-...

Rooms: 18
Transfers: Approx. 1½ hour’s drive from Hoedspruit airport
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Garonga Safari Camp, Makalali Private Game Reserve

4

A romantic and intimate tented haven in the bush with tailored wildlife experiences.

Garonga Safari Camp is a romantic tented bush retreat, combining classic luxury and traditional African design. Days start off with a warming tea or c...

Rooms: 6
Transfers: Approx. 1½ hours from Hoedspruit airport
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Little Garonga, Makalali Private Game Reserve

4

An intimate safari camp with dedicated staff and three indulgent suites.

With only three suites set around communal indoor and outdoor lounge areas, this small camp is all about a tranquil safari experience. In-between thri...

Rooms: 3
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Grootbos Nature Reserve, Gansbaai

5

A Five-Star eco-paradise offering peace, tranquillity and access to an abundance of diverse natural environments

Meaning ‘big forest’ in Afrikaans, Grootbos is surrounded by ancient milkwood trees that are the foundation of the remarkable natural environment that...

Rooms: 27
Transfers: Approx. 2 hours' drive from Cape Town airport and 30 minutes' drive from Hermanus
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The Marine, Hermanus

5

This classic hotel has a stunning clifftop location that's perfect for whale watching

Standing on dramatic clifftops in central Hermanus, The Marine’s spectacular setting is one of the best land-based whale-watching locations in the wor...

Rooms: 40
Transfers: Approx. 1½ hours from Cape Town airport
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Mont Rochelle, Franschhoek

5

A gorgeous vineyard hotel with panoramic mountain views and a wonderful boutique feel.

Mont Rochelle has the wow factor. Turning off an unassuming road, you’re led up a large private drive to a grand entrance and the sense of arrival is ...

Rooms: 26
Transfers: Approx. 1 hour from Cape Town airport
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Lanzerac Hotel & Spa, Stellenbosch

5

Nestled within vineyards on an historic farm

One of the Winelands’ most distinguished examples of Cape Dutch architecture, Lanzerac Hotel & Spa is a luxurious vineyard hotel on a beautiful 326-ye...

Rooms: 53
Transfers: Approx. 45 minutes from Cape Town airport
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River Manor Boutique Hotel, Stellenbosch

4

Colonial charm meets contemporary comfort

A boutique hotel comprised of two historic houses in central Stellenbosch. Set beside a river in a leafy corner of the Cape Winelands, this charming a...

Rooms: 18
Transfers: 30 minutes from Cape Town airport
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Abalone Guest Lodge, Hermanus

4

A beach chic stay great for whale watching

At the heart of the southern right whale migratory route, the glorious oceanfront setting of the Abalone Guest Lodge provides stunning views of the su...

Rooms: 12
Transfers: Approx. 1½ hours from Cape Town airport
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Spier Hotel, Stellenbosch

4

An eco-friendly haven in the winelands

This incredible hotel is superbly located on the idyllic Spier Wine Farm – a sprawling haven dedicated to sustainability, conservation and producing t...

Rooms: 153
Transfers: 20 minutes from Cape Town International Airport