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Hotels in South Africa
We divide our hotels into three basic categories, Country Homes, First-Class Hotels, and Deluxe Hotels. Below is a brief description of each type of accommodation.
Our most requested style of accommodation. Country homes and manors are small hotels offering fine accommodations and good values. A great way to meet the locals!
Generally three and four-star hotels that offer more spacious accommodations and more facilities than the country homes. Most of our first-class hotels also command great locations close to or overlooking some of the world's best golf courses!
Elegant hotels for the discerning traveler. If you are looking for the very best the area has to offer, these hotels are for you.
- Cascades Hotel, Sun City Resort
- Fancourt Hotel & Spa, George
- Michaelangelo Hotel, Sandton
- The Palace Hotel, Sun City Resort
- Pezula Resort Hotel & Spa, Knysna
- Radisson Hotel Waterfront, Cape Town
- Shamwari Game Reserve
- Tuningi Safari Lodge, Madikwe Game Reserve
Cascades Hotel, Sun City Resort
Deep in the rugged bushveld, in the heart of an ancient volcano, lies the world's most unique resort, the internationally acclaimed Sun City Resort. The Cascades Hotel is reminiscent of a tropical paradise overlooking cascading waterfalls and a tropical forest. The Cascades has a unique Mediterranean theme incorporating a garden with its own lake culminating in cascading waterfalls. The pool deck extends onto a sandy beach complete with a secluded bathing area and sand bar. Each luxury room at the Cascades Hotel has its own dressing room with built-in dressing table, cupboards and shoe racks. The furnishings are a tapestry of the verdant gardens and tranquil beach pool area. Adjoining the resort, is the beautiful Pilanesberg National Park. Once you are there you will see why the Sun City Resort is one of the most unique spots in the world.
Fancourt Hotel & Spa, George
Fancourt Hotel & Spa is South Africa's premier golf resort, featuring three highly rated Championship golf courses as well as the Western Cape's premier 18-hole public course. Fancourt was voted the "Best Golf Resort in the World 2003" by the International Association of Golf Tour Operators.
Michaelangelo Hotel, Sandton
The Michelangelo Hotel has captured the spirit of a bygone era while being at the heart of the pulsating vibrant corporate capital of Africa, Sandton Square. The hotel offers unsurpassed attention to detail and ensures that individual needs and tastes are catered for in every possible way. Beautiful Renaissance-inspired décor ensures that guests enjoy the utmost luxury.
The Palace Hotel, Sun City Resort
Deep in the rugged bushveld, in the heart of an ancient volcano, lies the world's most unique resort, the internationally acclaimed Sun City Resort. The Palace Hotel has no equal. Sculptured bronze and crystal, richly woven colors of Africa, mystery scented air and jungle cascade and fuse into an atmosphere fit for a king. The craftsmen who fashioned this breathtaking Palace used equal quantities of art and nature in soaring columns and intricate mosaic, capturing wild elegance that is South Africa. This hotel is truly fit for a king and queen.
Pezula Resort Hotel & Spa, Knysna
With its exquisite location on the Eastern Head of Knysna, which hugs the rugged Southern Cape coastline, Pezula is Africa's first truly luxury resort, a sanctuary of privacy and indulgence created to reflect the natural beauty of its surrounds. Set on a stunning award-winning private estate, known for its dramatic scenery, sweeping fynbos landscapes and ancient indigenous forests, the hotel has breathtaking views of the Indian Ocean, the Knysna Lagoon and the Outeniqua Mountains.
Radisson Hotel Waterfront, Cape Town
The Radisson Hotel Waterfront is spectacularly situated on the Atlantic Ocean, overlooking its own private marina and Robben Island. This 5 star international hotel combines high levels of luxury with the warmth of true South African hospitality.
Shamwari Game Reserve
Shamwari is a 49,000-acre malaria free, private game reserve situated in the Eastern Cape of South Africa. This "Big 5" reserve received numerous international awards, including the World's Leading Conservation Company and Game Reserve for five consecutive years. It is situated in verdant bush along the Bushman's River, halfway between Port Elizabeth (45 minutes drive outside the city) and Grahams town, a pleasant drive from Cape Town, forming a natural extension to the famous Garden Route. The reserve boasts five eco-systems, thus enabling the support of many forms of plant, animal and bird life.
Tuningi Safari Lodge, Madikwe Game Reserve
The 5-star Tuningi Safari Lodge is situated in the world renowned 165,000 acre malaria-free Big 5 Madikwe Game Reserve and offers guests a superior product enhanced by an impressive Big 5 safari experience. Tuningi's game rangers are highly qualified and they have a skill for making guests feel passionate about the environment and wildlife while offering a unique opportunity for those willing to be educated on many aspects of wildlife and bush etiquette while in 4x4.