South Africa's top hotels are located in major centers like Cape Town and Johannesburg, as well as the beaches of the Garden Route and North Coast.
African Pride 15 on Orange is a five star hotel in the heart of Cape Town's City Bowl. The convenient location of the hotel means that it is within easy walking distance of fine restaurants and numerous sites of historical interest.
Arabella is five star hotel in the scenic coastal Overberg region that is famous for its handsome golf course which overlooks the Kleinmond Lagoon. During the months between June and November, this area is ideal for land-based whale watching.
Arniston Hotel is named for the quiet seaside village in which it is located, perched along a wild stretch of beach in the coastal Overberg. The fascinating Waenshuiskrans Caves are located nearby, along with immense roving sand dunes.
Protea Hotel Balalaika is a four star hotel in Johannesburg's exclusive Sandton suburb, a mere two-minute walk from the Johannesburg Stock Exchange and a fine range of restaurants.
The Beach Hotel in Port Elizabeth provides affordable four star accommodation for travelers visiting South Africa's 'friendly' city, typically en route to Shamwari Game Reserve or Addo Elephant National Park.
Beacon Island Resort is one of the most popular accommodations in the Garden Route's Plettenberg Bay. Its prime beach access, range of eateries and breathtaking ocean views all contribute to a great holiday destination.
The Beverly Hills Hotel on South Africa's North Coast offers five star accommodation in one of the country's most popular seaside towns - Umhlanga. The plush hotel enjoys a prime beachfront position and is a great base for your tour of the east coast's highlights.
Birkenhead House is an opulent seaside retreat on the edge of the Overberg town of Hermanus. The five star establishment overlooks a pristine slice of beach, along with the deep blue swell of the Atlantic Ocean. Whales frequent these waters between June and November.
Buhala is a luxurious four star lodge overlooking the Crocodile River on the southern boundary of the Kruger National Park. The lodge also offers access to the exclusive Gary Player-designed Leopard Creek, one of South Africa's finest golf courses.
Bushmans Kloof is set in a sprawling nature reserve in the unique Cederberg region of the Western Cape. This exclusive five star property offers fine dining and a wealth of outdoor pursuits, from visiting rock art sites to nature drives, kayaking, hiking and fishing.
The Cabanas at Sun City is a family-friendly hotel ideal for visitors to the sprawling Sun City entertainment complex that are looking for something on the more affordable side of things.
Camps Bay Retreat is a five star boutique hotel perched on the slopes of the Twelve Apostles overlooking the exclusive suburb of Camps Bay. Relish breathtaking views of the Atlantic Ocean along with all the creature comforts of home.
The Cape Cadogan is a boutique hotel within a handsomely preserved historic building in the heart of Cape Town's City Bowl. Along with plush four star accommodation and five star service, enjoy a wealth of superb restaurants within walking distance.
The Cape Grace is one of the most exclusive hotels in South Africa. Set on its own private quay at the famous Victoria & Alfred Waterfront in Cape Town, this five star establishment is characterized by sumptuous interiors and high levels of service.
The Cape Heritage is located in Cape Town's historical heart, an easy distance from the Castle of Good Hope and the Company's Gardens. Overlooking Heritage Square, this four star boutique hotel offers great insight into the Cape Town of yesteryear.
The Cape Milner is set in a quiet suburb of Cape Town on the skirts of majestic Table Mountain. The four star hotel provides both conveniently located and affordable accommodation for tours of South Africa's Mother City.
The Cascades at Sun City is one of the mid-level hotel options at South Africa's 'Kingdom of Pleasure'. It is a luxury five star property with a more moderate price tag than The Palace Hotel, offering exquisite lodgings for visitors to Sun City.
Cathedral Peak is a four star Drakensberg hotel that dates back to 1939. This local institution offers access to all the outdoor pursuits provided by South Africa's most significant mountain range, from hiking and mountain climbing to fishing and horse riding.
Cellars Hohenort is located in the verdant throes of the Constantia Valley, known as 'Cape Town's vineyard'. The five star hotel boasts both easy access to Cape Town's top highlights while also offering an inviting winelands milieu.
The Coach House Hotel is a classic colonial-style three star property in the cozy Limpopo town of Tzaneen. It offers convenient and affordable accommodation en route to the northern Kruger National Park or for those visiting the Magoesbaskloof region.
The Commodore is a fine four star hotel located on Cape Town's illustrious Victoria & Alfred Waterfront. With easy access to a wide variety of restaurants and entertainment options, The Commodore is one of our choice accommodations for Cape Town tours.
Conrad Pezula is an exclusive Hilton resort that trundles across one of the Knysna Heads and the illustrious Pezula Golf Course. A few of the famous old castles of Noetzie have been refurbished as opulent accommodation options.
Critchley Hackle offers an inviting countryside retreat in the Mpumalanga Highlands town of Dullstroom - the trout capital of South Africa. The handsome sandstone buildings surround a generous trout pond and offer easy access to a wide variety of country pursuits.
The five star D'Oreale Grande offers more luxurious accommodation for travelers that require overnight lodging near the airport. Located in the Emperor's Palace entertainment complex, guests will enjoy convenient access to a wide variety of restaurants.
Delaire Graff is one of the most exclusive accommodations in the Cape winelands. A short distance from the historic town of Stellenbosch, the hotel overlooks a working wine farm and offers extravagant touches like plunge pools and butler services.
Ellerman House is one of the most exclusive properties in Cape Town. The five star boutique hotel offers plush accommodations overlooking the suburb of Bantry Bay and the Atlantic Ocean beyond it. Enjoy opulent accommodations and five star service.
The five star Fancourt Hotel provides access to three of the finest golf courses in the country - Links, Motangu and Outeniqua. The hotel boasts 115 rooms of varying levels, all invitingly spacious and plush with views across the golf courses or of the Ounteniqua Mountains.
The exclusive manor house at Fancourt offers a more romantic, intimate setting with opulent suites and tranquil surroundings. For the ultimate luxury golf holiday, Fancourt Manor is the ideal choice for your accommodation.
The Farmhouse Hotel is the premier four star accommodation on South Africa's West Coast. The property overlooks the azure blue waters of the Langebaan Lagoon and is a short distance from the flowering profusions of the West Coast National Park.
Fugitives Drift Lodge is located amongst the historic battlefields of KwaZulu-Natal on a 5 000 hectare nature conservancy. Gain insight into the battles of the Boers, British and Zulus, while also relishing the beautiful natural scenery.
Ghost Mountain Inn is located in the Maputaland region of KwaZulu-Natal, a rural area where nature regularly overlaps with village life. A highlight of your stay is sure to be a boat cruise on Lake Jozini, which elephants regularly visit for swimming.
Glenshiel is a four star boutique hotel in the Magoesbaskloof region of South Africa's Limpopo province. The hotel offers comfortable accommodation on tours or safaris en route to the northern part of the Kruger National Park.
Grande Roche is an exclusive five star hotel that overlooks the vineyards and mountains surrounding the Cape winelands town of Paarl. The hotel boasts authentic Cape Dutch-style architecture, and its Bosman's restaurant is one of the finest in the area.
Grootbos is a five star lodge set in a private nature reserve just outside the Overberg town of Hermanus. This region is ideal for land-based whale watching, wine tasting in the inimitable Hemel-en-Aarde Valley or simply unwinding in natural coastal splendor.
Hacklewood Hill is one of the finest accommodations in Port Elizabeth. The five star country house was built in 1898 and offers luxurious accommodations for visitors en route to the Shamwari Game Reserve or Addo Elephant National Park.
The luxurious Harbour House Hotel in Hermanus enjoys a prominent position in the town's Old Harbour, with prime views of the whale-rich Walker Bay. The hotel offers a variety of accommodation options, from luxury rooms to serviced apartments.
Highgrove House is a fine, five star estate in the lowveld of Mpumalanga. The luxurious country hotel is only 20 minutes from the Kruger National Park in a region that abounds with adventures and attractions, including the scenic Panorama Route.
Knysna Hollow is a handsome four star country estate near the Knysna Lagoon, offering affordable accommodation for your adventurous pursuits in the Garden Route. The rambling estate hosts 79 rooms and chalets in a tranquil garden setting.
The Protea Hotel Knysna Quays is conveniently located within the Knysna Quays Waterfront center, home to a many fine restaurants, bustling shops and access to the vessels that explore the emerald waters of the Knysna Lagoon.
The Protea Kruger Gate Lodge is located just outside the Paul Kruger Gate of the famous Kruger National Park, providing comfortable four star accommodation and easy access for your daily guided game drives in the park.
Pestana Kruger Lodge is located on the banks of the Crocodile River that forms the southern boundary of the Kruger National Park. Relish fine four star accommodation and easy access to the Crocodile Bridge Gate for your daily guided game drives.
Lanzerac is one of the finest examples of preserved Cape Dutch architecture. Dating back to 1692, this historic wine estate offers luxury five star accommodation that hearkens back to the opulence of yesteryear. It is situated right on the edge of Stellenbosch.
The five star Le Franschhoek Hotel is located a short distance from the town itself on a tranquil estate surrounded by dramatic mountain scenery. Unwind in plush, airy environments or pamper yourself with a luxurious spa treatment.
Leeu House offers intimate five star accommodation in the heart of Franschhoek. All the plush bedrooms have been individually styled and are surrounded by beautifully manicured gardens. All popular restaurants are located nearby.
The Lombardy Hotel is a five star hotel on the outskirts of South Africa's capital city of Pretoria. The Tuscan-style hotel offers comfortable 'en route' accommodation in between the main pursuits and destinations of our safaris and tours.
The Marine Hermanus is a plush five star hotel perched on a cliff above whale-rich Walker Bay. The stark white building looks beautiful against the mountainous and coastal backdrop of the Overberg. Enjoy exquisite accommodations and fine outdoor pursuits.
The Protea Hotel Marine in Port Elizabeth offers four star beachfront accommodation in South Africa's 'Friendly City'. Our tours and safaris will often overnight in Port Elizabeth en route to the Shamwari or Addo wilderness areas.
The Michelangelo Hotel is an exclusive five star hotel in the wealthy Johannesburg suburb of Sandton. The extravagant establishment is a stone's throw from the designers stores and melange of restaurants of popular Nelson Mandela Square.
Mount Sheba is a four star mountain retreat set in a lush forest near the Mpumalanga highlands town of Pilgrim's Rest, famous for its gold-mining history. Hike in the forests, enjoy a picnic next to a waterfall or head out to explore the highlights of the surrounding region.
The Oyster Box Hotel is one of the most exclusive five star hotels in South Africa. Enjoy prime beachfront real estate in the North Coast town of Umhlanga. The Oyster Box's sumptuous interiors, award-winning spa and gourmet restaurants will undoubtedly enhance your holiday.
The five star Palace of the Lost City Hotel is the jewel in the crown of the Sun City entertainment complex. The sprawling property is quite an architectural feat, and the statue of a legendary elephant - Shawu - guards its back entrance.
The Plettenberg Park Hotel & Spa enjoys prime coastal real estate minutes from the seaside Garden Route town of Plettenberg Bay on the edge of the Robberg Nature Reserve. Enjoy striking sea views and sumptuous five star accommodations.
The Portswood is a fine four star hotel located on Cape Town's famous Victoria & Alfred Waterfront. The hotel's position is wonderfully convenient, offering access (within walking distance) to numerous restaurants, shops and tourism highlights.
Reilly's Rock Hilltop Lodge is a fine four star accommodation in the tiny kingdom of Swaziland. The lodge is located within the Milwane Wildlife Sanctuary, which means that blue duikers roams the grounds during the day and bushbabies at night.
The Royal Swazi Sun is part of the Royal Swazi Spa Valley Resort in Swaziland's Ezulwini Valley,. The hotel offers plush five star accommodation for those overnighting in Swaziland en route between the Kruger National Park and Zululand.
Shakaland acquaints guests with the cultures and traditions of the proud Zulu people, along with tales of the legendary King Shaka. Accommodation consists of traditional beehive-style thatched huts, offering an authentic experience.
The St James of Knysna is a five star owner-run country estate set on the banks of the Knysna Lagoon. The property enjoys stunning views of the Knysna Heads and easy access to water-based activities like kayaking on the lagoon.
Three Tree Hill offers fine four star accommodation that borders the Spioenkop Game Reserve in the battlefields region of KwaZulu-Natal. Perched on a hill, the lodge enjoys stunning views across the historic rolling valleys and hills.
Tsala Treetop Lodge is a bewitching five star hotel set high amongst the treetops of the primeval Knysna forests. Located between the popular Garden Route towns of Plettenberg Bay and Knysna, it is the ideal luxury accommodation for a Garden Route tour.
Walkersons is a fine, five star country estate on the edge of the Mpumalanga Highlands town of Dullstroom. The handsome brick structures are fitted with plush furnishings and inviting extras like fire places and private verandahs.
Zimbali is a sprawling sub-tropical estate perched on the sandy shores of South Africa's North Coast. Boasting stylish five star accommodations, a splash of striking swimming pools and a championship golf course, it offers the ideal leisurely getaway.
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