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2 Friends Beach Hotel

Entebbe, Uganda

Rest and relax at this intimate hotel just minutes from Entebbe Airport before or after your Uganda safari adventure. Choose a room with lakeshore views looking at the lapping waters of Lake Victoria, and enjoy the laid-back ambiance of the waterside beach bar.

From $63 per night

Bed Count 32
Lodging Type Beach/Coastal, Hotel
Amenities Air Conditioning, Cell Phone Signal, Wi-Fi

54 On Bath

Johannesburg, South Africa

A Johannesburg stopover in this 5-star hotel epitomizes elegant luxury at its best. Enjoy the terrace garden and outdoor pool with city skyline, champagne bar and fitness club. It’s linked to a stylish shopping mall for retail therapy.

From $213 per night

Bed Count 150
Lodging Type Hotel
Amenities Air Conditioning, Cell Phone Signal, Hairdryer, Pool, Wi-Fi, Workout Room

Abu Camp

Okavango Delta, Botswana

Set on a large private reserve, the intimate, luxurious Abu nestles against the edge of a permanent lagoon with expansive views across the flood plains. The varied habitats, ranging from open grasslands to papyrus-fringed water channels, attract an abundance of wildlife. Explore this pristine wilderness on land with game drives and guided walks, and on water by boat or mokoro.

From $3,294 per night

Bed Count 12
Lodging Type Tented - Permanent, Private Concession
Amenities Hairdryer, Laundry, Pool, Wi-Fi, Workout Room

Am Weinberg Boutique Hotel

Windhoek, Namibia

On a country estate once growing vines, four different accommodation types wrap around a heritage building, creating an inviting courtyard. Old-world elegance meets new-world expectations, with two restaurants and popular Sky Lounge; perfect for cocktails overlooking Windhoek’s rolling hills.

From N/A per night

Bed Count 82
Lodging Type Hotel
Amenities Air Conditioning, Cell Phone Signal, Hairdryer, Wi-Fi, Workout Room

Amalinda Lodge

Matobo National Park, Zimbabwe

There’s something ‘Flintstones’ about this rocky refuge among majestic granite boulders of the Motobo Hills, said to emanate spiritual energy. Hike to San Bushmen rock art, track endangered rhino, or relax on a lounger by the pool-with-a-view. Families friendly activities.

From $543 per night

Bed Count 18
Lodging Type Lodge
Amenities Cell Phone Signal, Hairdryer, Laundry, Pool


Lower Zambezi National Park, Zambia

The tented suites of this intimate camp overlook a Zambezi channel, whose riverbanks are visited by big game, like elephants. Go game viewing, bird watching, boating and fishing, day and night game driving, and walking.

From $1,443 per night

Bed Count 8
Lodging Type Tented - Permanent
Amenities Pool


Lower Zambezi National Park, Zambia

It's not unusual for elephants to wander through this Zambezi riverside camp. It’s wonderfully wild, yet with comforts like large tented suites and private plunge pools. Go on safari by vehicle, boat or on foot for big game sightings.

From $1,450 per night

Bed Count 24
Lodging Type Tented - Permanent
Amenities Hairdryer, Laundry, Pool, Wi-Fi

Anderssons at Ongava

Etosha National Park South, Namibia

Enjoying a beautiful setting on the thriving, private Ongava Game Reserve with easy access to Etosha National Park, this luxurious yet eco-sensitive camp offers an excellent location for comprehensive game viewing. Each spacious suite features a wraparound veranda with panoramic vistas, and the sunken photo hide delivers thrilling water-level observation of abundant wildlife at the waterhole.

From N/A per night

Bed Count 18
Lodging Type Lodge
Amenities Air Conditioning, Hairdryer, Laundry, Wi-Fi

Angama Mara

Masai Mara National Reserve, Kenya

Located high in the ‘Out of Africa’ Rift Valley escarpment, this has two intimate camps with sweeping savanna views and colonial country club interiors. A private track descends into the Masai Mara for superb game viewing and seasonal wildebeest migration

From $2,250 per night

Bed Count 60
Lodging Type Lodge, Tented - Permanent
Amenities Cell Phone Signal, Hairdryer, Laundry, Pool, Wi-Fi, Workout Room

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