Accommodations

The handpicked camps, lodges, and hotels we trust

Arusha Coffee Lodge

Kilimanjaro & Arusha, Tanzania

In the rolling foothills of Mt. Meru lies this verdant coffee estate, whose lavish plantation houses have romantic four-poster beds. It’s a relaxing start or end to Tanzania’s big game safaris, with the aroma of coffee never far away.

From $351 per night

Bed Count 60
Lodging Type Hotel
Amenities Cell Phone Signal, Hairdryer, Pool, Wi-Fi

Avani Victoria Falls Resort

Livingstone, Zambia

From this resort, you are just 5-minutes’ walk to Victoria Falls, with unlimited complimentary access into this UNESCO site, one of the Seven Natural Wonders of the World. The architecture and décor provide a taste of traditional design and color.

From $161 per night

Bed Count 424
Lodging Type Hotel
Amenities Air Conditioning, Cell Phone Signal, Hairdryer

Azura Benguerra Island

Bazaruto Archipelago, Mozambique

If paradise means deserted white beaches on a tropical island in a marine reserve; diving and snorkeling in a warm turquoise ocean; fresh seafood and romantic eco-villas with private sea-facing pools, then Azura Benguerra is your paradise!

From $710 per night

Bed Count 38
Lodging Type Beach/Coastal, Hotel
Amenities Air Conditioning, Cell Phone Signal, Hairdryer, Pool, Wi-Fi

Babylonstoren

Cape Winelands, South Africa

Built in 1692 in the Cape Dutch style, this organic farm offers splendid accommodations in restored farm buildings, world-class wines and farm-to-table dining. From here, explore the wine regions of Stellenbosch, Paarl and Franschhoek, with Cape Town and Cape Point also within easy distance.

From $500 per night

Bed Count 26
Lodging Type Lodge
Amenities Cell Phone Signal, Hairdryer, Laundry, Wi-Fi, Workout Room

Baines' Camp

Okavango Delta, Botswana

Stay in luxury by a lagoon in wildlife-filled Okavango Delta, with game drives, walks and boat trips included. Sleeping arrangements include rolling the four-poster onto the deck to sleep under the stars.

From $1,795 per night

Bed Count 10
Lodging Type Bushcamp, Private Concession
Amenities Hairdryer, Laundry, Pool, Wi-Fi

Baines' River Camp

Lower Zambezi National Park, Zambia

Relish this comfortable colonial-style safari lodge in the remote Lower Zambezi National Park, where animals roam freely and are seen around camp and during game drives, walks, river cruises and canoe safaris. Experience genuine Zambian hospitality characterized by big smiles.

From $715 per night

Bed Count 20
Lodging Type Lodge
Amenities Air Conditioning, Cell Phone Signal, Hairdryer, Laundry, Pool, Wi-Fi

Baraza Resort & Spa

Zanzibar, Tanzania

Exotic Swahili design evokes the era of Sultans in this 5-star Zanzibar beachside resort and spa. Fringed with coconut palms and soft sandy beaches leading to crystal clear water, it’s perfect for snorkeling, diving and relaxing into tropical island life.

From $621 per night

Bed Count 58
Lodging Type Beach/Coastal, Hotel
Amenities Air Conditioning, Cell Phone Signal, Pool, Wi-Fi, Workout Room

Bazaruto Island Resort

Bazaruto Archipelago, Mozambique

Come to this tropical island resort off the Mozambique coast for sheer barefoot luxury, with an average temperature of 83°F. The warm Indian Ocean is perfect for activities like diving, fishing, sailing and kayaking, with regular whale and dolphin sightings.

From $512 per night

Bed Count 88
Lodging Type Beach/Coastal
Amenities Air Conditioning, Cell Phone Signal, Hairdryer, Pool, Wi-Fi, Workout Room

Beho Beho

Nyerere National Park in the Selous Ecosystem, Tanzania

This family-run safari lodge makes guests feel like they are at a house party in a magical setting in the Selous highlands, with plenty of big game around. Specialities include starlit bush dinners, amazing birdlife and swimming in hot springs.

From $1,452 per night

Bed Count 16
Lodging Type Lodge, Treehouse
Amenities Hairdryer, Laundry, Pool, Wi-Fi

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