South Africa is one of the most breathtaking countries in the world, with unbelievable landscapes and wildlife, breathtaking coastal sceneries and endless savannas. Relish this natural paradise in the country’s most luxurious hotels with award-winning spas, private pools, fine-dining restaurants with traditional cuisine, and the most unforgettable views from your hotel room to relish dazzling sunsets and the natural scenery of South Africa. Characterised for their first-class services, captivating surroundings and relaxed atmosphere, whether you’re visiting on honeymoon, summer break or with family and friends these hotels are a must in your bucket list of stays in South Africa!
Cape Grace, Cape Town
Located in a private quay offering sensational views of Table Mountain, the yacht marina and a working harbour, Cape Grace has the most ideal location to capture the essence of vibrant Cape Town. The hotel’s décor features fine furniture, rare fabrics, creative paintings and sculptures blending the city’s tradition with contemporary touches.
Each room features outstanding views of the mountains, and some boast their own private terrace accompanied by a hot tub – perfect for couple’s looking for a romantic break. If you’re a foodie you’ll enjoy Cape Grace’s first-class food, whisky inspired drinks, there’s also luxurious spa treatments and delightful Afternoon teas.
Four Seasons Hotel The Westcliff, Johannesburg
A majestic hotel nestled in the High Rocky Mountains of the Witwatersrand, away from the bustle of Johannesburg. Surrounded by gorgeous landscapes filled with trees and wildlife, Four Seasons will bring to its guests a relaxed atmosphere during their stay at the five-star hotel. Four Seasons has everything you need for the perfect holiday, taste seasonally inspired dishes at Flames, try natural-inspired treatments at the spa, take a ride in the glass elevator or simply admire the endless treetops from your room.
The Oyster Box Hotel, KwaZulu-Natal
The Oyster Box Hotel is one of the most luxurious stays in South Africa, resting in front of the vibrant Umhlanga’s beachfront with breathtaking views of the Indian Ocean and the historic lighthouse. The rooms, beautifully decorated with bespoke décor, and each one of them boasts fantastic views of the endless ocean or the spirited tropical gardens. Treat yourself to the award-winning spa located in the hotel’s tropical gardens and end your day with a succulent meal at the world-class restaurants on site.
Ellerman House, Cape Town
A lavish hotel inspired in an Edwardian era mansion with excellent views to the Atlantic Ocean. Ellerman House is located just a few kilometres from Cape Town city centre and Table Mountain National Park. Its historical architecture, delicately combined with its luxurious atmosphere and the first-class service offered to its guests, are just some of the advantages of this hotel. Ellerman House Villas are sophisticated villas with glorious sea views, perfect for families or larger groups. Try the hotel’s decadent cuisine with South African flavours, wander around its fantastic art exhibition and finish your day with a rejuvenation session in the spa.
The Twelve Apostles Hotel & Spa, Cape Town
Discover this five-star hotel at the summit of Table Mountain National Park overlooking the ocean and next to Oudekraal Beach. The location will immerse you into one of the most scenic routes of the area, with abundant flora along the fynbos-framed trails, perfect for enjoying Cape Town’s beautiful sunsets. The luxurious Hotel & Spa features 70 rooms and suites bathed in light colours contrasted with the traditional dark-wood furniture, preserving the African essence. The Twelve Apostles also offers flawless service at its award-winning spa, fine dining cuisine in the Azure Restaurant, The Café Grill and Sushi By The Sea, among other catered activities.
One & Only, Cape town
Discover this vibrant hotel in the heart of Cape Town and facing Table Mountain. The gorgeous location invites its guests to a relaxed holiday surrounded by stunning waterfronts and a quaint harbour. This Waterfront hotel is a stone’s throw from the Two Oceans Aquarium and the Water Shred, a local indoor market with unique designer brands. Relish the views from your private balcony, taste food from its Japanese Restaurant or simply enjoy a refreshing dip in the pool overlooking the magnificent views of the city.
Ivory Lodge, Lion Sands Game Reserve
Recently renovated, the Ivory Lodge will take you on an unforgettable experience surrounded by luxury. The tribal designs of the lodges are inspired by the deep African style built with steel, wood, thatch, glass, water and sand, blending beautifully with the natural outdoors, making you feel like you’re in the wilderness but with the comfort of a five-star hotel. Each villa features a private pool and a fully equipped lounge and bedroom with the most exquisite furniture. Embark on this adventure whilst exploring wild South Africa!