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South Africa, Africa Hotels
Turbine Hotel & Spa
'18nov6
Turbine  
Hotel & Spa
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The Turbine Hotel and Spa is a premier hotel situated on Thesen Island in Knysna, South Africa, often considered among the most prestigious locales of the Garden Route. This picturesque boutique was once a power station, but it has been meticulously renovated in a luxury hotel integrating the old machinery ...
Accommodation types: Industrial
Location: Knysna  South Africa  Africa
The Silo Hotel - Eclectic Hotel With A Glass-Walled Pool Overlooking Cape Town
'18jul30
The Silo  
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Great location, gorgeous views, spacious rooms... sounds pretty good already? Well, that’s just the beginning, because the Silo went above and beyond in making every inch of their hotel as delightful as possible. This is a hotel that once you enter, you will not want to leave again. Housed in ...
Accommodation types: Industrial   Luxury
Naries Namakwa Retreat - Stylish escape in the South African blooming desert
'18jul5
Naries Namakwa  
Retreat
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Naries Namakwa is a retreat in the Northern Cape Province, South Africa, that really stands out for its beautiful, secluded location. For most of the year, the area is a semi-desert featuring mainly drought-resistant plants such as succulents and aloes. Between August and October, however, the unwelcoming landscape is completely ...
Accommodation types: Nature
The Santos Express - Stationary Train Hotel In Mossel Bay, South Africa
'17nov27
Santos  
Express
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Have you ever been on a train as it passes along a stunning landscape? You think if only the train would stop right here so I could explore and take in the sights some more... That dream can now become a reality by hopping on The Santos Express! This stationary ...
Accommodation types: Beach   Train
Ellerman House - Fine art gallery in a boutique hotel in Cape Town
'17aug11
Ellerman  
House
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Located in Cape Town, South Africa, The Ellerman House is a boutique hotel that is home to just 11 rooms, 2 suites and 2 three-bedroom Villas. Perched on the cliffside of Africa’s majestic Lion’s Head mountain, this masterpiece of a mansion offers unreal views of the Atlantic and spectacular accommodations. ...
Accommodation types: Art   Luxury
Bulungula Lodge - Eco-friendly backpackers paradise
'17jul10
Bulungula  
Lodge
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The Bulungula Lodge (pronounced boo-lun-GOO-lah) is part backpacker’s roadtrip, part cultural immersion and part package holiday. It was set up in 2005 as an experiment to see if eco-tourism could help the local economy and it has been a resounding success. Getting there is part of the by train, bus ...
Accommodation types: Eco-Friendly   Nature
Location: Nqileni  South Africa  Africa
12 Decades Art Hotel - South African conceptual design accommodation
'16dec13
12 Decades  
Art Hotel
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The 12 Decades Hotel is a truly distinctive lodging which transports you through Johannesburg’s vibrant, and sometimes turbulent, history. Situated in the up-and-coming Maboneng Precinct, this innovative hotel reflects the colorful personality that attracts so many people to this newly developed hub. Each of the 16 rooms has a unique ...
Accommodation types: Design
Michelangelo Towers
'16jan28
Michelangelo  
Towers
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A South African icon, towering 470 feet above the Sandton skyline, the Michelangelo Towers offers panoramic views of the Magaliesberg, the Johannesburg Central Business District (CBD) and the Sandton cityscape. The Michelangelo Towers are located in the heart of the Richest Square Mile in South Africa. Guests will find a ...
Accommodation types: Luxury   Skyscraper
Mount Noah Lodge - World's First Dry-Dock Marina In South Africa
'15dec1
Mount Noah  
Lodge
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South Africa is home to the world’s first-ever dry-dock marina, where guests can stay on any one of five yachts or boats (with one more in the making!) without the pulse of water rushing underneath. Whether you’re prone to seasickness or just longing to channel your inner-pirate personality sans water, ...
Accommodation types: Boat
Singita Boulders Lodge - Organic Structures In The Sabi Sand Reserve
'15nov2
Singita Boulders  
Lodge
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Safari meets luxury at the remote Singita Boulders Lodge, deep inside in the Singita Private game reserve. After you landed at the private Singita airstrip, the staff will take you in 10 minutes to the main lodge. The resort is set right next to the Sand River within the Sabi ...
Accommodation types: Luxury   Nature
Leobo Private Reserve - Space Observatory & Safari
'15oct14
Leobo  
Private Reserve
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Leobo is an award-winning private property that has just recently opened up for travelers. It is owned by an English family; hence it's a one-time opportunity to enjoy their exceptional creation as an exclusive rental. Leobo Private Reserve is set in the Waterberg Game Park, surrounded by a 12000-acre private ...
Accommodation types: Astronomy   Luxury   Nature
Singita Sweni Lodge - Luxury In The Kruger National Park
'15oct9
Singita Sweni  
Lodge
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Tucked away in the trees of the Kruger National Park, Singita Sweni Lodge is a private oasis at the edge of the Sweni River. The property lies on a 33,000-acre private land within the national park surrounded by unique flora and fauna in four different eco-zones. The lodge is beautifully ...
Accommodation types: Luxury   Nature
Marataba Safari Lodge - Unique Accommodation In The Marakele National Park
'15aug20
Marataba  
Safari Lodge
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Visitors worldwide have trekked to Africa for centuries to experience a genuine safari trip and observe the continent's amazing wildlife in its natural habitat. The Marakele National Park is among the most popular due to its incredible scenery, diverse wildlife, proximity to Johannesburg, and because it is malaria-free. While the ...
Accommodation types: Luxury   Nature   Tent
andBeyond Phinda Homestead - Private Villas In The South African Savanna
'15aug17
Phinda  
Homestead
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Nestled in the heart of Kwazulu-Natal, the accommodations of &Beyond Phinda Homestead offer guests the extraordinary ability to experience the savanna and bush of South Africa from a unique perspective. The understated class and privacy allow you to reconnect with nature and your loved ones, and you encounter the uninhibited ...
Accommodation types: Animal   Luxury   Nature
Protea Breakwater Lodge - Restored & Converted British Prison In Cape Town
'15apr20
Protea Breakwater  
Lodge
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Originally built as a British prison in 1859, the Protea Breakwater Lodge has been fully restored to feature contemporary rooms with panoramic views of Table Mountain and the bay. Guests can enjoy the modern comfort and affordable accommodations while staying right next to Cape Town’s Waterfront V&A. Just beyond your ...
Accommodation types: Jail
Lion Sands Private Game Reserve - Magical Open-Sky Treehouses In The Sabi Sand Game Reserve
'15mar6
Lion Sands  
Game Reserve
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Kruger National Park in South Africa is home to the Lion Sands Game Reserve. This property offers traditional hotel-style suites at the Ivory Lodge which is fully equipped with modern amenities and luxury. If you are looking for a more natural and unique experience, however, what you really want is ...
Accommodation types: Luxury   Nature   Treehouse
Kagga Kamma Nature Reserve - Safari Open-Air Room
'15jan12
Kagga Kamma  
Nature Reserve
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At Kagga Kamma, a nature reserve can also be a luxury retreat. This accommodation, set in the Cederberg Mountains, offers a peaceful location far away from the city. Instead of lights and ads, you will be admiring rock formations, valleys, exotic plants, and rare wildlife sightings. One of the most ...
Accommodation types: Cave   Luxury   Nature   Remote
POD Hotel Camps Bay - Boutique Hotel With Table Mountain Panorama
'14dec18
POD  
Hotel
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POD Hotel Cape Town touts the “sound of the sea”, noting its relaxing ambiance and a seaside sophistication lacking in most coastal hotels. These luxury rooms give you ample viewing of mountains and the sea with contemporary decor. There are only 15 units, but each one features the best in ...
Accommodation types: Design   Luxury
The Grand Daddy Boutique Hotel - Airstream Trailer Rooms In Cape Town
'14dec4
The Grand Daddy  
Hotel
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Unique, boutique, charming, and novel are some of the best words to describe The Grand Daddy Hotel located in the bustling, yet picturesque, Cape Town in South Africa. This hotel is located on Long Street, the highly representative epicenter of modern inner-city South African culture. A vibrant fusion of textbook ...
Accommodation types: Design   Trailer
Atlantic House Camps Bay - Design Showbox On Table Mountain
'13nov12
Atlantic  
House
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Located on the slopes of the Twelve Apostles – the mountain range that contains the famous landmark, Table Mountain - this stylish boutique guest house is of unique design. The architects built this two-level house to recede into the mountain and conform to the ancient contours of the location. A ...
Accommodation types: Nature