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South Africa is a paradise for families on holiday. In a country where there is so much to see and do, a great many hotels and lodges have pulled out all the stops for families, catering specifically for children by providing suitable accommodation, appropriate activities and supervision. Here Exclusive Getaways gives some pointers for families … Continue reading “Luxury Family Travel in South Africa: What To Consider and Where to Go”

When it comes to luxury, the top-ranking safari lodges in South Africa spare nothing to offer you a top-notch safari combining outstanding wildlife experiences on the most treasured of South Africa’s landscapes, with ultra-luxurious safari accommodation, prime leisure in the wilderness and the finest food, wine and hospitality. Here Exclusive Getaways brings you the globetrotter’s list … Continue reading “The Globetrotter’s List of Uber-Luxury Safaris in South Africa”

For anyone wanting to holiday near the wilderness and to enjoy all the finesse and charm of a fine country villa, Exclusive Getaways suggests some holiday stays that will get you the best of both – a superfine experience of country hospitality and villa-style lodgings from which you can dip into the wilderness for a … Continue reading “Country Villa Meets Bushveld: Where to Stay in South Africa for the Best of Two Worlds”

We all love a holiday that gives us something to write home about. Come on safari to one of South Africa’s fabulous top safari lodges and you will most surely delight and impress family and friends with your pictures, impressions and anecdotes. Nobody goes on safari in South Africa without gathering many a good tale … Continue reading “Postcards From Heaven: 4 Fabulous Luxury Safaris in South Africa”

A ‘girls’ getaway’ is a great opportunity for groups of women friends to catch up and have some fun away from the hum-drum routines. The Western Cape has many fabulous escapes for the ladies, featuring spa and yoga experiences, great wines, spectacular scenery and exhilarating activities in nature, and glam city experiences. Here Exclusive Getaways … Continue reading “Girls’ Night: Great Western Cape Getaways for Women’s Trips Away”

This is not about your prototypical luxury bush spa. This is about the Healing House in the Londolozi Private Game Reserve in the Sabi Sands, South Africa. Londolozi has never aspired to rank among the safari lodges who offer luxury wilderness spas. Instead, Londolozi has steadily established itself as a provider of the kinds of … Continue reading “The Healing House at Londolozi”

In many parts of the Cape, farming and farm life are much a part of the lifestyle. Wine, fruit and veggies, grain, flowers and fynbos, ostriches, and milk and dairy are some of the produce of Cape farms. Some working farms also welcome stayover guests to enjoy farmstays while daily farm operations tick over. Farmstays … Continue reading “5 Fabulous Farmstays in the Cape”

South Africa has exceptionally pretty cities with a great choice of hotels, guesthouses and short-stay apartments for holiday or business travel. There are, for instance, the mauve jacaranda-lined streets of Pretoria. Or bring on the tree-teeming urban areas of Johannesburg. And then there’s the ravishing beauty of Cape Town, as she nuzzles up against the … Continue reading “Slick City Stays in South Africa”

South Africa has an astonishingly good choice of luxury safari lodges ideal for the most memorable safari honeymoons imaginable. Expect a royal welcome; luxurious accommodation in secluded wilderness surroundings; personalized service; romantic private dinners and thoughtful turndowns, spa facilities in some cases, and twice-daily guided wildlife safaris. below are some of our suggestions for most memorable … Continue reading “Safari Honeymoons Made in Heaven: Fantastic Wilderness Honeymoons in South Africa”

Star-studded skies are one of the many majesties of South Africa’s Great Karoo, and one of the finest ways to enjoy this precious sight is from the splendid star bed in Samara Private Game Reserve. Situated in the Graaff-Reinet area of the Karoo South Africa, Samara is a breathtaking wilderness sanctuary offering a remarkable safari … Continue reading “A Milky Way Star Bed on Safari at Samara Private Game Reserve South Africa”