The Exclusive Getaways Workshops for Travel Professionals are friendly, welcoming and productive events showcasing fine South African lodges, hotels and travel products to people working in the South African travel industry. Our workshops are popular with tour operators, travel agents, PCOs and other professionals with an interest in luxury travel in South Africa. We hosted … Continue reading “Exclusive Getaways Workshops for Travel Professionals: Feedback from Our Exhibitors and Attendees”
The Tourism Grading Council of South Africa (TGCSA) sets quality criteria for the grading of tourism products. A 5-Star Premium status was introduced in 2019, for those establishments in South Africa that exceed 5-Star status in terms of product luxury, quality and service. To date just a handful of hospitality establishments in South Africa carry … Continue reading “The Gold Standard For Lodges in South African: Achievers of 5* Premium Grading”
Iconic places such as Kruger National Park have a huge part in making South Africa a remarkable and sought-after holiday destination. But don’t make any mistake: once you have visited the magnificent wilderness that is Kruger and ticked Big 5 safari off on your bucket list, you have by means exhausted the phenomenal travel and … Continue reading “Life After Kruger: Magnificent Places to Go in South Africa Once You’ve Been to Kruger National Park”
A grand beach holiday never loses its appeal, especially when it’s on the alluringly warm Indian Ocean. Opulent, palatial and with all its five stars gleaming brightly, The Oyster Box in Umhlanga Rocks, KwaZulu-Natal offers all the glamour of a top-class beach holiday in South Africa, right on the ocean’s edge. Make use of a special … Continue reading “That Oceanic Feeling … A Lavish Beachside Holiday at The Oyster Box in Umhlanga With a Free Night”
Wilderness wonderlands and getaways that are free of dangerous predators deliver the supreme gift of freedom. Freedom to walk, freedom to hike, freedom to horse ride or picnic close to nature without threat of dangerous predators. Here are some spectacular nature getaways in South Africa where the wilderness offers safe, predator-free access to its magic.
South Africa has numerous wilderness areas alive with wildlife. Visitors coming on safari can, quite literally, be spoilt for choice without expert guidance. Famed for its gloriously remote and unspoiled landscapes supporting the Big Five and much else besides, South Africa is a bespoke safari destination that draws holiday-makers from across the globe to experience a remarkable … Continue reading “Safaris South Africa: What to Know and How to Book”
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 …
Exclusivity, privacy and an enviable luxury lifestyle defines 21 Nettleton – a sublime private mansion set high on the slopes of Lion’s Head above the ocean in Clifton, offering matchless views from its glorious position.
The Eastern Cape of South Africa is aburst with potential for travel, discovery and upscale holidays. The abundantly scenic Eastern Cape is one of the shining gems in South Africa’s crown, offering masses of experiences as diverse as bush and beach, city and countryside. Probably best known as the traditional home of the Xhosa people and birthland … Continue reading “Travel the Extraordinary Eastern Cape: Luxury Accommodation for Beach, Bush, City and Countryside Holidays”
There’s a Spanish proverb that promises, “With wine and hope, anything is possible.” In the Cape winelands, there is wine in abundance, and there’s also mild Mediterranean-type weather, gobsmackingly beautiful scenery, and a plethora of sumptuous hotels and lodges, some on magnificent wine estates where fine wines are produced and the sensuous pleasures of good living … Continue reading “Wine, Weather and Super-Sumptuous Stays for Romance in the Cape Winelands”