Santorini Hotel Mozambique

A tropical paradise tucked into a lush indigenous forest and looking out onto a picturesque crescent of sandy beach, andBeyond Benguerra Island is the quintessential luxury island retreat. Set among swaying palm trees, ten casinhas and two cabanas are being extensively revamped in a light and airy colour scheme that combines tropical chic with a distinct African feel and reminders of the area’s Portuguese heritage. Ideal for families or groups, the three-bedroom Casa Familia ensures privacy and exclusivity. Set under local thatch, both casitas and cabanas boasts elegant four-poster beds with white linen canopies and comfortable day beds. Large windows with dark wooden shutters gaze out towards the Indian Ocean, while private timber decks and cool plunge pools offer a secluded alternative to beach sands and ocean waters. Bathrooms feature generous tubs big enough for two, while al fresco showers are decorated with hand-painted tiles. Woven hammocks invite guests to an afternoon siesta, lulled by a chorus of songbirds that makes the forest canopy its home. A shaded gazebo provides the ideal venue for starlit dinners, while the stylish dining room and open lounge, both of which boast wide, sunny decks, are the setting for more social dining. Read More...

The Manta Resort, Pemba Island

The Manta Resort Pemba Island Panorama
Unwind at the Constance Aiyana nestled on the stunning white sands of Pemba Island, Tanzania. With 30 magnificent villas that all look out over the stunning turquoise Pemba Ocean and a tranquil spa, this is the perfect African beach retreat. Constance Aiyana is a stunning beach property new to the Constance portfolio nestled in between fragrant tropical gardens and the white powdery beaches of Pemba Island. The property is host to 30 stunning villas all facing the sparkling Indian Ocean, inspired by African architecture with high ceilings, a pastel pallet and built using locally sourced materials such as coconut brooms and limestone. Read More...

The Robberg Beach Lodge, Plettenberg Bay

In a remote valley overlooking the Bushman’s River in the Eastern Cape, Settlers Drift is the newest luxe heavenly retreat in Kariega Game Reserve, which contains four other properties – Main Lodge, Ukhozi Lodge, River Lodge and The Homestead, each with its own character. Reached by boat or by the winding road that was carefully cleared with the aim of removing the fewest number of trees possible, this secluded pocket of the wildlife-rich Eastern Cape is as exclusive as it gets. There are just nine luxury tented suites, each with a beautiful modern design in a stunning setting, and game drives are more intimate. There are just six seats per vehicle, and you’ll have binoculars to share as well as blankets and ponchos to keep you warm on chilly morning drives.The lodge has spacious lounges, a bar and an outdoor fire pit on the viewing deck, offering plenty of opportunities to get to know your small number of fellow guests. At meals, the wine is free-flowing and you can expect an exceptional level of service that’s both attentive and relaxed. If you can peel yourself away from your luxurious tented suite, there’s an infinity pool for afternoon laps, a wine cellar and a sala for decadent spa treatments. Each opulent tented suite is completely private; they’ve been spaced out at around 100 metres from one another so you’ll feel like you have the place to yourself. They have a large bedroom, living area and en suite under its billowing tented roof. There’s an open-plan bathroom with a bath and semi-outdoor rain shower and a a well-stocked minibar and a log burner for cosy nights in. With the tented sides easily lifted, you can enjoy the wonders of the African bush from the indulgent surrounds of your room. As the sun sets and the nocturnal wildlife of the plains begin to stir, step out on deck to listen to the sounds of the Kariega Game Reserve by night. Read More...

Oceana Beach & Wildlife Reserve, Garden Route

Oceana Beach Wildlife Reserve Panorma Garden Route
In a remote valley overlooking the Bushman’s River in the Eastern Cape, Settlers Drift is the newest luxe heavenly retreat in Kariega Game Reserve, which contains four other properties – Main Lodge, Ukhozi Lodge, River Lodge and The Homestead, each with its own character. Reached by boat or by the winding road that was carefully cleared with the aim of removing the fewest number of trees possible, this secluded pocket of the wildlife-rich Eastern Cape is as exclusive as it gets. There are just nine luxury tented suites, each with a beautiful modern design in a stunning setting, and game drives are more intimate. There are just six seats per vehicle, and you’ll have binoculars to share as well as blankets and ponchos to keep you warm on chilly morning drives.The lodge has spacious lounges, a bar and an outdoor fire pit on the viewing deck, offering plenty of opportunities to get to know your small number of fellow guests. At meals, the wine is free-flowing and you can expect an exceptional level of service that’s both attentive and relaxed. If you can peel yourself away from your luxurious tented suite, there’s an infinity pool for afternoon laps, a wine cellar and a sala for decadent spa treatments. Each opulent tented suite is completely private; they’ve been spaced out at around 100 metres from one another so you’ll feel like you have the place to yourself. They have a large bedroom, living area and en suite under its billowing tented roof. There’s an open-plan bathroom with a bath and semi-outdoor rain shower and a a well-stocked minibar and a log burner for cosy nights in. With the tented sides easily lifted, you can enjoy the wonders of the African bush from the indulgent surrounds of your room. As the sun sets and the nocturnal wildlife of the plains begin to stir, step out on deck to listen to the sounds of the Kariega Game Reserve by night. Read More...

Nanuku Auberge Resort

Turtle Island is a private island retreat rooted in honoring the Fijian way of life, creating a world community, and preserving the environment. With just 14 beachfront villas, 500 acres of serene forests and 12 pristine private beaches, Turtle Island serves as an idyllic sanctuary for travelers seeking connection, community, culture, and consciousness. The island is powered by solar energy, produce is locally grown, and our villas are hand-crafted by Fijian artisans. The local staff are the caretakers of the island and all who visit. The Turtle Island experience is also truly all-inclusive. From nourishing food to top-shelf drink, to tailor-made excursions and experiences, everything is taken care of, so guests can focus on rediscovering themselves and their partner. Through its tranquility, simplicity, and intimacy, Turtle Island offers an escape where guest can be present in the moment, rejuvenate their minds and bodies, and foster genuine relationships with fellow travelers and Fijians who are proud to share their culture. When you visit Turtle Island, it’s easy to imagine the world the way it should be. Read More...

The Marly Hotel, Cape Town

An ornately decorated, cliffside eyrie that will suit those who want mesmerising mountain and sea views, and value real privacy. With just six rooms, it’s also one of the city’s most exclusive boltholes, combining a relaxing home-like atmosphere with 24/7 butler service and generous amenities. Nettleton is the epitome of elegance and luxury. Nestled against the slopes of Lion’s Head, this private boutique hotel is located in one of the finest positions in Clifton. A mere 10 minutes away from Cape Town’s legendary Victoria & Alfred Waterfront, Table Mountain and the city centre, yet a serene oasis removed from the hustle and bustle of city life. The ambient sound of the waves, uninterrupted coastal views, pristine natural landscape and grandiose sense of space are prompts for an unforgettable experience at 21 Nettleton. Read More...

The Plettenberg Hotel, Garden Route

Located in the heart of Plettenberg Bay, one of South Africa’s most loved coastal towns, The Old Rectory is an immaculately restored national monument built in 1777 and reimagined into an intimate boutique hotel, close to some of Plettenberg’s gorgeous, golden beaches. With only 18 luxury suites and only a short stroll from the beach, you can expect a personal, world-class experience with plenty to see and do including a spa, in-house restaurant and sparkling pool. The original Cape Dutch features have been delightfully revived with clean white walls and bold colours, while quirky features like wooden beams and exposed stone walls retain the building’s original character. From a back garden gate, you can walk to the golden sands of Hobie Beach in just two minutes – at night you can even hear the ocean waves from some of the suites. Read More...

The Marine Hotel, Hermanus

Less than an hour’s drive from Cape Town in the heart of the Cape Winelands lies one of the oldest Cape Dutch farms, Babylonstoren. A spectacular setting, top-quality accommodation, wonderful hospitality, and famously fresh and delicious food makes this property an excellent choice for exploring the nearby towns of Stellenbosch and Franschhoek. Babylonstoren lies at the foot of the Simonsberg Mountain in the Cape Winelands region – today it’s a farm, a luxury farm hotel, award-winning restaurant, greenhouse, bakery, charcuterie, larder, spa, cellar and a learning centre for our people. Babylonstoren is also home to an organic food garden of a great diversity: eight acres of vegetables and aromatic herbs. Read More...

One&Only Kéa Island

Panoptis Escape more than lives up to its ethereal philosophy of pure relaxation. This extraordinary ensemble of boutique villas overlooks the turquoise Aegean Sea and tranquil expanse of Elia Beach below. From its exclusive, hilltop position, surrounded by the wild, natural sun-caressed beauty of Mykonos, this island sanctuary promises a private celebration of laidback luxury and absolute serenity in every sense. Think soft breezes, soul-affirming views, mesmerising sunsets and exceptional service. Bound by imaginative contemporary architecture, minimalist styling and artisan craftsmanship, everything about Panoptis Escape is the definition of “less is more”. Embrace the purity of pilgrim life while finding yourself at the top of Mykonos, the hippest of Greek islands. Simply relax in one of the small collection of spacious, luxurious villas and drift off in your own infinity pool. Or find your sun-soaked spot on the fine, golden sands of the cosmopolitan Elia Beach. Read More...

Azura Benguerra Island

A tropical paradise tucked into a lush indigenous forest and looking out onto a picturesque crescent of sandy beach, andBeyond Benguerra Island is the quintessential luxury island retreat. Set among swaying palm trees, ten casinhas and two cabanas are being extensively revamped in a light and airy colour scheme that combines tropical chic with a distinct African feel and reminders of the area’s Portuguese heritage. Ideal for families or groups, the three-bedroom Casa Familia ensures privacy and exclusivity. Set under local thatch, both casitas and cabanas boasts elegant four-poster beds with white linen canopies and comfortable day beds. Large windows with dark wooden shutters gaze out towards the Indian Ocean, while private timber decks and cool plunge pools offer a secluded alternative to beach sands and ocean waters. Bathrooms feature generous tubs big enough for two, while al fresco showers are decorated with hand-painted tiles. Woven hammocks invite guests to an afternoon siesta, lulled by a chorus of songbirds that makes the forest canopy its home. A shaded gazebo provides the ideal venue for starlit dinners, while the stylish dining room and open lounge, both of which boast wide, sunny decks, are the setting for more social dining. Read More...

Azura Marlin Beach, Benguerra Island

A tropical paradise tucked into a lush indigenous forest and looking out onto a picturesque crescent of sandy beach, andBeyond Benguerra Island is the quintessential luxury island retreat. Set among swaying palm trees, ten casinhas and two cabanas are being extensively revamped in a light and airy colour scheme that combines tropical chic with a distinct African feel and reminders of the area’s Portuguese heritage. Ideal for families or groups, the three-bedroom Casa Familia ensures privacy and exclusivity. Set under local thatch, both casitas and cabanas boasts elegant four-poster beds with white linen canopies and comfortable day beds. Large windows with dark wooden shutters gaze out towards the Indian Ocean, while private timber decks and cool plunge pools offer a secluded alternative to beach sands and ocean waters. Bathrooms feature generous tubs big enough for two, while al fresco showers are decorated with hand-painted tiles. Woven hammocks invite guests to an afternoon siesta, lulled by a chorus of songbirds that makes the forest canopy its home. A shaded gazebo provides the ideal venue for starlit dinners, while the stylish dining room and open lounge, both of which boast wide, sunny decks, are the setting for more social dining. Read More...

Azura Quilalea Private Island

A tropical paradise tucked into a lush indigenous forest and looking out onto a picturesque crescent of sandy beach, andBeyond Benguerra Island is the quintessential luxury island retreat. Set among swaying palm trees, ten casinhas and two cabanas are being extensively revamped in a light and airy colour scheme that combines tropical chic with a distinct African feel and reminders of the area’s Portuguese heritage. Ideal for families or groups, the three-bedroom Casa Familia ensures privacy and exclusivity. Set under local thatch, both casitas and cabanas boasts elegant four-poster beds with white linen canopies and comfortable day beds. Large windows with dark wooden shutters gaze out towards the Indian Ocean, while private timber decks and cool plunge pools offer a secluded alternative to beach sands and ocean waters. Bathrooms feature generous tubs big enough for two, while al fresco showers are decorated with hand-painted tiles. Woven hammocks invite guests to an afternoon siesta, lulled by a chorus of songbirds that makes the forest canopy its home. A shaded gazebo provides the ideal venue for starlit dinners, while the stylish dining room and open lounge, both of which boast wide, sunny decks, are the setting for more social dining. Read More...