Safari

Meet Becks Safari Lodge, a gorgeous new safari hideaway set at a riverside in the Karongwe Private Game Reserve. Privileged to form part of the greater Kruger National Park, South Africa’s premier wildlife region, Beck’s is a chic haven of luxury enveloped by wilderness. Let’s meander through a magnificent day in the good life of Becks Safari Lodge …

Make a difference to wildlife conservation in South Africa by participating in conservation initiatives during your safari holiday, or by volunteering. By lending a hand to conservation activities, you become part of protecting South Africa’s wildlife in addition to enjoying an outstanding safari.

Londolozi Tree Camp is a gorgeous high-end safari sanctuary in the Londolozi Private Game Reserve, situated in the Sabi Sands of Mpumalanga, South Africa. At Londolozi Tree Camp, safari experiences are supreme, and accommodation exclusive and sublime, tucked away under a canopy of leadwood trees. Sumptuous and generously spacious interiors and beautifully positioned leisure decks create magnificent … Continue reading “A Day in the Life of … Londolozi Tree Camp: Exclusive Safari Accommodation in Sabi Sand South Africa”

Madikwe Game Reserve is a premier game park in South Africa, home to the Big Five, the endangered African wild dog and much besides. Access to a precious wilderness is restricted to staying guests at around 20 luxury safari lodges in 75 000-hectare Madikwe, ensuring an exclusive South African safari experience on a captivating landscape.

Addo Elephant National Park in Eastern Cape, South Africa, is a national treasure – a wilderness conservation area where elephants galore can be seen at remarkably close range. Some say that the park has the greatest profusion of elephants in all the world. Addo Elephant National Park is one of the prime attractions of the Eastern … Continue reading “Addo Elephant Park: Experience the Elephants of Addo From A Luxury Lodge”

KwaZulu-Natal offers a fantastic choice of safaris, some lodges offering great combinations of bush- and water-safaris. From stunning riverside safari suites and lodges set near wetlands and waterside, to lofty clifftop safari hideouts, the choice is yours to make. 

If you live in or near Durban, the wilderness is not far away. There are several magnificent KwaZulu-Natal game reserves for great weekend getaways – offering superb safaris and wilderness stays that are very doable road trips from Durban and surroundings. If you’re travelling to a fabulous lodge, you most surely want to spend more time there than on … Continue reading “Bush Breaks Kzn: Classy Wilderness Stays Under 300 km From Durban”

There are several luxury safari lodges in South Africa that cater extremely well to wildlife photographers. Here, we focus on a few magnificent game viewing and photography hides in South Africa that are well positioned and equipped, and allow for comfortable and unobtrusive viewing of animals in their habitat. These are the places that serious wildlife photographers … Continue reading “Hide and Seek: Fabulous Game Viewing Hides at Luxury Safari Lodges in South Africa”

If the night skies intrigue and delight you, you’ll be right at home in South Africa where conditions are excellent for star-gazing.  There are several lodges set in  magnificent locations in the wilderness areas and elsewhere, where star-gazing is on offer to guests.

“Not even Tanzania’s famed Serengeti Game Reserve or the awesome Ngorongoro Crater fills your camera viewfinder faster with Africa’s legendary Big Five – at MalaMala, lion, leopard, buffalo, rhinoceros and elephant appear magically.”  This was the thrilling experience of acclaimed wildlife photojournalist Geoff Dalglish, reported in a Sunday Times review, and appearing on MalaMala’s homepage.