Luxury Safari Lodges and Hotels

Discover our favorite places to stay in Africa

AFRICA IS WAITING FOR YOU

Choosing where to stay in Africa is as important as where you choose to explore. Our experts have taken the legwork out of finding where to lay your head by handpicking a selection of our favorite properties (most of which we have stayed in ourselves or have first-hand, reputable recommendations), ensuring a luxurious, activity-rich stay that delivers an authentic African experience.  

Our Favorite Safari Lodges and Hotels

  • All
  • Botswana
  • Kenya
  • Mozambique
  • Rwanda
  • South Africa
  • Tanzania
  • Uganda
  • Zambia
  • Zimbabwe
Little Governors’ Camp
Masai Mara | Kenya
Lewa Wilderness
Laikipia Plateau | Kenya
Reteti House
Laikipia Plateau | Kenya
Sarara Treehouse
Laikipia Plateau | Kenya
Sarara Camp
Laikipia Plateau | Kenya
Segera Retreat
Laikipia Plateau | Kenya
Solio Lodge
Laikipia Plateau | Kenya
Elewana Loisaba Tented Camp
Laikipia Plateau | Kenya
Elewana Loisaba Star Beds
Laikipia Plateau | Kenya
Arijiju Retreat
Laikipia Plateau | Kenya
Lewa House
Lewa Conservancy | Kenya
Ol Tukai Lodge
Amboseli National Park | Kenya
Elewana Tortilis Camp Amboseli
Amboseli National Park | Kenya
Angama Amboseli
Amboseli National Park | Kenya
The Emakako
Nairobi | Kenya
Jack’s Camp
Makgadikgadi Pans National Park | Botswana
African Bush Camps Migrations Expeditions
Nxai Pan National Park | Botswana
Wilderness Linyanti Tented Camp
Linyanti Wildlife Reserve | Botswana
African Bush Camps Linyanti Ebony
Linyanti Wildlife Reserve | Botswana
Wilderness King’s Pool
Linyanti Wildlife Reserve | Botswana
African Bush Camps Khwai Leadwood
Okavango Delta | Botswana
Wilderness Vumbura Plains
Okavango Delta | Botswana
Fanjove Island
Songo Songo Archipelago | Tanzania
Zanzibar White Sand
Zanzibar | Tanzania
Zuri Zanzibar
Zanzibar | Tanzania
andBeyond Mnemba Island
Zanzibar | Tanzania
Santorini Mozambique
Southern Vilanculos | Mozambique
Colina Verde
Bazaruto Archipelago | Mozambique
Azura Benguerra Island
Bazaruto Archipelago | Mozambique
andBeyond Benguerra Island
Bazaruto Archipelago | Mozambique
Little Chem Chem
Burunge Wildlife Management Area | Tanzania
andBeyond Lake Manyara Tree Lodge
Lake Manyara National Park | Tanzania
Sanctuary Ngorongoro Crater Camp
Ngorongoro Conservation Area | Tanzania
Lemala Ngorongoro Tented Camp
Ngorongoro Conservation Area | Tanzania
Singita Malilangwe House
Malilangwe Wildlife Reserve | Zimbabwe
Palm River Hotel
Victoria Falls | Zimbabwe
Stanley & Livingstone Boutique Hotel
Victoria Falls | Zimbabwe
African Bush Camps Somalisa Camp
Hwange National Park | Zimbabwe
Wilderness Chikwenya
Mana Pools | Zimbabwe
Serengeti Bushtops Camp
Serengeti National Park | Tanzania
Singita Mara Tented Camp
Serengeti National Park | Tanzania
Singita Pamushana Lodge
Malilangwe Wildlife Reserve | Zimbabwe
African Bush Camps Somalisa Acacia
Hwange National Park | Zimbabwe
Wilderness Ruckomechi
Mana Pools | Zimbabwe
Wilderness Linkwasha
Hwange National Park | Zimbabwe
Matetsi Victoria Falls
Matetsi Private Game Reserve | Zimbabwe
Nomad Serengeti Safari Camp
Serengeti National Park | Tanzania
Asilia – The Highlands
Ngorongoro Conservation Area | Tanzania
Alex Walker’s Ngare Serian
Greater Masai Mara | Kenya
Great Plains – Mara Plains Camp
Greater Masai Mara | Kenya
Asilia Naboisho Camp
Greater Masai Mara | Kenya
Morukuru River House
Madikwe Private Game Reserve | South Africa
Tswalu – The Motse
Kalahari Desert | South Africa
andBeyond Phinda Rock Lodge
Phinda Private Game Reserve | South Africa
andBeyond Phinda Mountain
Phinda Private Game Reserve | South Africa
andBeyond Phinda Homestead
Phinda Private Game Reserve | South Africa
Cheetah Plains
Sabi Sand Game Reserve | South Africa
Londolozi Private Granite Suites
Sabi Sand Game Reserve | South Africa
Singita Castleton
Sabi Sand Game Reserve | South Africa
Savanna Lodge
Sabi Sand Game Reserve | South Africa
andBeyond Tengile River Lodge
Sabi Sand Game Reserve | South Africa
Singita Boulders
Sabi Sand Game Reserve | South Africa
Londolozi Founders Camp
Sabi Sand Game Reserve | South Africa
andBeyond Ngala Safari Lodge
Kruger National Park | South Africa
Simbavati River Lodge
Greater Kruger National Park | South Africa
Thornybush Saseka Tented Camp
Greater Kruger National Park | South Africa
andBeyond Ngala Tented Camp
Kruger National Park | South Africa
Singita Lebombo
Kruger National Park | South Africa
Lion Sands River Lodge
Sabi Sand Game Reserve | South Africa
Singita Ebony Lodge
Sabi Sand Game Reserve | South Africa
andBeyond Kirkman’s Kamp
Sabi Sand Game Reserve | South Africa
Volcanoes Safaris Mount Gahinga Lodge
Mgahinga National Park | Uganda
Angama Mara
Masai Mara | Kenya
Gibb’s Farm
Ngorongoro Conservation Area | Tanzania
Royal Malewane
Greater Kruger NP | South Africa
Thornybush Game Lodge
Greater Kruger NP | South Africa
Elewana Serengeti Migration Camp
Serengeti National Park | Tanzania
The Bushcamp Company – Mfuwe Lodge
South Luangwa National Park | Zambia
Victoria Falls River Lodge
Victoria Falls | Zimbabwe
Wilderness Sabyinyo
Volcanoes National Park | Rwanda
Singita Kataza House
Volcanoes National Park | Rwanda
Wilderness Magashi
Akagera National Park | Rwanda
Volcanoes Safaris Virunga Lodge
Volcanoes National Park | Rwanda
Wilderness Bisate
Volcanoes National Park | Rwanda
One & Only Gorilla’s Nest
Volcanoes National Park | Rwanda
Singita Kwitonda Lodge
Volcanoes National Park | Rwanda
Wilderness DumaTau
Linyanti Wildlife Reserve | Botswana
Wilderness Jao Camp
Okavango Delta | Botswana
Wilderness Mombo
Okavango Delta | Botswana
Sandibe Okavango Safari Lodge
Okavango Delta | Botswana
andBeyond Nxabega Okavango Tented Camp
Okavango Delta | Botswana
Twelve Apostles Hotel and Spa
Cape Town | South Africa
More Quarters Neighborhood Hotel
Cape Town | South Africa
Ellerman House
Cape Town | South Africa
Cape Grace
Cape Town | South Africa
The Silo Hotel
Cape Town | South Africa
andBeyond Ngorongoro Crater Lodge
Ngorongoro Conservation Area | Tanzania
Singita Faru Faru
Serengeti National Park | Tanzania
andBeyond Grumeti Serengeti River Lodge
Serengeti National Park | Tanzania
Singita Serengeti House
Serengeti National Park | Tanzania
Singita Explore
Serengeti National Park | Tanzania
Lemala Kuria Hills
Serengeti National Park | Tanzania
Asilia Sayari Camp
Serengeti National Park | Tanzania
Singita Sabora Tented Camp
Serengeti National Park | Tanzania
andBeyond Serengeti Under Canvas
Serengeti National Park | Tanzania
Lemala Nanyukie Lodge
Serengeti National Park | Tanzania
Cottar’s 1920s Camp
Masai Mara | Kenya
andBeyond Bateleur Camp
Masai Mara | Kenya