Accommodation in South Africa

Kurland - Garden Route Very Good

This classic country house between Plettenberg Bay and Nature's Valley is surrounded by rolling fields with horses, and plays host to regular polo matches over the summer. The atmosphere is down to earth and welcoming and its twelve rooms are [read more]

Ellerman House - Cape Town Excellent

Ellerman House is on the Atlantic Seaboard’s Kloof Road; with its elevated position overlooking Bantry Bay and the ocean, this is classic Cape Riviera with views that will delight. There are no restaurants or beaches within walking distance. However, you [read more]

Morukuru Family - Madikwe Excellent

This section of land is more exclusive than the rest of Madikwe and you can feel the privacy as you arrive. The two bush villas overlook the banks of the Groot Marico River, and they have multi-level decks under shady [read more]

Twelve Apostles - Cape Town Excellent

Set against the coves and beaches of the Camps Bay Atlantic seaboard, this 70-room property is a great getaway from the urban bustle of Cape Town. The hotel loves having children, and even has a small cinema for family films. [read more]

The Plettenberg - Garden Route Excellent

A superb property jutting out on a spectacular rocky outcrop in Plattenberg Bay. The ocean views are of course a highlight, especially in whale watching season. The rooms are bright, modern and airy, and the range of activities includes mountain [read more]

Turbine - Garden Route Good

The Turbine Hotel and Spa was an ambitious project which transformed the old Knysna power station into a boutique hotel - the result is a quirky wow factor hotel! Some of the rooms are not huge, but they are of [read more]

2Inn1 - Cape Town Very Good

Kensington is a snappily renovated guesthouse located in hilly Oranjezicht, between Table Mountain and Lion's Head and overlooking the Leeuwenhof Estate. The main house has individually decorated rooms with a modern African décor, while across the terrace in the bungalow section of [read more]

Birkenhead House - Hermanus Excellent

There’s a healthy imagination at work in the design of this eclectic property, with huge decorated mirrors, plush oversized furnishings and fabulous chandeliers in the public spaces. A couple of the rooms have great balconies and though the hotel has [read more]

Cape Grace - Cape Town Excellent

A bustling marina on the famed waterfront of the West Quay is the setting for this VIP-baiting hotel. The polished lobby has historical artefacts and the 122 rooms are all immaculately appointed. Look out through the French doors at the [read more]

Ecca Lodge - Eastern Cape Very Good

Kwandwe Ecca Lodge is a small, 6 suite modern safari lodge which has been designed to be luxurious and family-friendly. It is located on rolling hills within Kwandwe Game Reserve, one of the best reserves in the Eastern Cape. The suites [read more]

Grootbos - Hermanus Excellent

An eco-luxury gem nestled in between whale watching capital Hermanus and Great White Shark capital, with separate divisions for families and couples, as well as a deluxe 6-room villa with breathtaking views for (extended) families or small groups. The owners [read more]

La Residence - Stellenbosch Best of the Best

Set on a lush 30-acre estate in the glorious Franschhoek Valley, these lovely villas are surrounded by plum orchards and vineyards. It’s a touch of grandeur in a tranquil setting, with elegant chandeliers in the public spaces. The Spa has [read more]

Le Quartier Francais - Stellenbosch Excellent

A superb hotel with its heart in the right place: they provide daily breakfasts for hundreds of children in the local community, serving numerous daycare centers and schools thus giving the children the right foundation to learn and lead healthy [read more]

LQF - Franschhoek Excellent

La Quartier Francais – to give it its full name – is a small auberge in the classic sense. The rooms enjoy daring design touches, strong colours and a host of well-thought-out amenities. The Four Quarters suites are the ultimate [read more]

Mt Nelson - Cape Town Excellent

One of the best examples of a colonial hotel, guests have been welcomes here since 1899. Nine acres of perfectly maintained gardens surround the pink building, known locally as The Nellie. The Librisa Spa is a favourite with guests and [read more]

One & Only - Cape Town Best of the Best

This fabulous resort is hidden away in the perfect location: the V&A waterfront, with shopping right on your doorstep and stunning views of Table Mountain from many rooms. The pool resembles a big lagoon, and the villas are positioned around [read more]

Phinda - Phinda and St Lucia Excellent

Thanks to its coastal rainfall pattern, Phinda Private Game Reserve enjoys a lush green environment that contains seven distinct ecosystems. Phinda is often referred to as ‘Seven Worlds of Wonder.’ This fascinating variety of landscape and vegetation shelters an abundance [read more]

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