The Telegraph featuring Africa Travel's South Africa Collection


Africa Travel is proud to offer the most luxurious experiences that South Africa has to offer.  We have created a number of exciting offers that feature the best food, wine, golf, and accommodation from the bustling city of Cape Town to the tranquil bush of Kruger National Park.  Our featured holiday itineraries include the classic route, deluxe family hotels, and affordable luxury that incorporates game drives from safari lodges, world-class hideaways in the wine country, self-drives along the Garden Route, boutique beach stays, and indulgent spa retreats.
Our exclusive offers include room upgrades, complimentary nights, free rounds of golf, gourmet picnics, and courtesy spa treatments.  For details on the offers or any of the properties below, please contact us and let our experience make your dreams a reality.
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Gourmet Delights
Gourmet Experience at Cellars Hohenort

South Africa is unsurpassed for culinary delights.  Africa Travel has put together an offer for foodies and wine lovers that will satiate even the most distinguished gourmet traveller. This unique itinerary features South Africa’s best gastronomic pleasures and the region’s finest wine experiences.

Food connoisseurs will delight at the marvellous creations of Peter Templehoff and Margot Janse, two of the country's best chefs, serving up the treats at The Greenhouse Restaurant and oenophiles are well catered for at Reuben's state-of-the-art wine cellar at the award-winning Robertson Small Hotel. 

The Plettenberg, Plettenberg Bay
A clifftop paradise, this Relais & Chateaux property offers two pools, a spa, the chic Sand Bar, and superb seafood.
This luxurious retreat lies on the longest wine route in the world.  It boats two swimming pools and the renowned Reuben's at the Robertson restaurant.
Situated in beautiful Constantia, exquisite vistas are matched only by the facilities which include a spa, two pools, and The Greenhouse, the country's top-rated restaurant.
As famous as some of its guests who sink a glass of wine in the Planet Bar, you too can enjoy innovative dining in the Planet Restaurant, while afternoon tea at the venerable hotel known as the Nellie is a treat.

Exclusive to Africa Travel: Fly between March and November and receive a complimentary night plus a gourmet picnic at The Plettenberg and The Cellars-Hohenort and, subject to availability, a room upgrade at the Mount Nelson.

From £1,865.00 per person, to include two nights at each accommodation, British Airways flights and Budget car hire. To book, call Africa Travel on 020 7843 3586 or email us.
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Affordable Paradise
Woodbury Lodge Amakhala Game Reserve

The Affordable Paradise itinerary is a great value self-drive trip to South Africa, beating the credit crunch and offering the high-life for a low price.  This holiday includes the highlights of South Africa, perfect for a first time visitor, or those who have already fallen in love with the dramatic landscapes and diversity that South Africa has to offer.

Self-drive holidays are a great way to travel at your own pace and set your own budget.  The route that has been especially chosen for this tour includes game viewing, wine tasting, stunning beaches, and a chic city break.


Woodbury Lodge, Amakhala Game Reserve
Accommodating guests in comfortable stone-and-thatch lodges, it is the perfect base from which to enjoy game drives, river cruises, canoeing or bush walks in search of the Big Five.
The Robberg Beach Lodge, Plettenberg Bay
A collection of luxurious villas overlooking one of South Africa's finest beaches and offering designer accommodation and a true beach experience.
Hawksmoor House, Stellenbosch
Located on a wine farm, a Cape Dutch country retreat offering spacious gardens, delightful guest rooms, wine cellar, tasting room and a swimming pool with views of Table Mountain.
Situated in exclusive Constantia, home to some of the city's best wine estates and eateries, an exquisite eight-suite hotel with swimming pool, sun deck and enormous guest bathrooms.
Tucked away in a pictureque lobster-fishing village on the Cape Penninsula, a chic beach property which sits right on eight kilometers of pure white sand.

Exclusive to Africa Travel:  Travel between May & August to take advantage of an additional free night at Woodbury Lodge, Robberg Beach Lodge, The Last Word Constantia & The Last Word Long Beach, and a complimentary dinner at Hawksmoor House.

From £1,995 per person based on two nights at each accommodation, British Airways flights, and Budget car hire. Please call us on 020 7843 3583 to enquire or contact us by email.
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Ultimate Luxury
Luxury Villa at La Residence, Franschhoek

South Africa is home to some of the world's best hotels.  Africa travel have combined some of the region's top hotels to create the ultimate itinerary.  This holiday is sure to pamper and please even the most discerning travellers with a combination of wine tasting, game viewing, spa treatments, botique beach stays, and posh city breaks.

The properties featured in this itinerary offer the utmost in indulgence in South Africa from the best game guides in the Kruger and the finest accommodation in Franschhoek to contemporary comfort and world-class service like no other.  Africa Travel will guide you to the most opulent hideaways in South Africa.

Royal Malewane Game Lodge, Thornybush Game Reserve
A truly extraordinary property offering the finest game-viewing, the finest accommodation, the finest cuisine and the finest bush spa in all of southern Africa.
An iconic luxury five-star hotel set amid magnificent gardens in the heart of the city, providing guest with superior accommodation, fine dining, swimming pools, spa and the famous Planet Bar.
La Residence, Franschhoek
Superb cuisine and fine wines at this world-class hideaway are offered alongside fine antiques, delicate bed linen, tranquil vineyards and expansive gardens.
Superlative service, divine interiors, exquisite cuisine and unrivalled views from a boutique clifftop coastal retreat, sited perfectly above a stunning beach.

Exclusive to Africa Travel:  Receive an additional night at either La Residence or Birkenhead House with our compliments and, subject to availability, a room upgrade at the Mount Nelson.

From £4,175 per person, to include two nights accommodation at each property, British Airways flights and Budget car hire.  Call our specialists for further details on 020 7843 3586 or contact us by email.
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For All The Family
Children horseriding at Grootbos

South Africa is the perfect choice for a family holiday with deluxe accommodation catering for children and self-drive options along the Garden Route, which allow for flexibility and comfort.  There is no shortage of activities for the the kids with specialised programs for children, kid's clubs, and excursions particularly geared towards curious youngsters.

South Africa boasts malaria-free game drives and bushwalks and endless encounters with the region's famed wildlife are available on the beach and in the bush.


Leeuwenbosch Country House, Amakhala Game Reserve
A beautifully-restored and family-owned colonial house, with game drives, bushwalks, horse-riding, river cruises and canoeing all available in a malaria-free environment. (Two nights)
Fancourt, George
The luxury Garden Route resort has something for everyone - family accommodation, children's club, jungle gym, heated pool, tennis, bicycles and three of the country's finest golf courses. (Three nights)
Stunningly located and perfect for families, the unique range of activities include nature drives, horse-riding, walking trails, beach excursions and boat trips to view the seals, sharks, and whales. (Two nights)
Table Bay Hotel, Cape Town
Located in the heart of the Waterfront, a superior family hotel with a swimming pool which offers children's gift bags, menu, and babysitting - all within walking distance of a wide selection of shops and attractions. (Three nights)

Exclusive to Afria Travel:  Travel between February - March & May - September to get a free addtional night at Leeuwenbosch, Grootbos & Table Bay Hotel, and at Fancourt enjoy either unlimited golf on the Montagu & Outeniqua courses or three complimentary spa treatments.

Prices from £7,595.00 for a family of two adults and two children under twelve years and includes British Airways flights and Budget car hire.  Please call our specialists to enquire on 020 7843 3586 or contact us by email.
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Golfing Heaven
Montagu Golf Course, Fancourt

Let the greens and tees of South Africa challenge you on a unique golfing holiday from Africa Travel.  From the excitement of Sun City to the beauty of the Garden Route and Cape Town, it is undoubtedly a golfing mecca.

Non-golfing partners can enjoy a wide range of sporting activities, indulgent spa treatments, beautiful beaches and perfectly-placed swimming pools. The best food and wine of the region is interwoven througout the itinerary to provide a complete luxury holiday experience like only South Africa can offer. 

This is an architechtural one-off, decorated with frescos and murals, and offers a wide range of facilities including a waterpark, tennis, horse-riding and two award-winning championship golf courses. (Three nights)
Fancourt, George 
South Africa's premier golfing resort - three championship golf courses are supplemented by a golfing academy and performance lab, spa and excellent guest rooms, suites and lodges.  (Three nights)
Coastal excellence - with superior suites, magnificent spa, swimming pools, breath-taking beaches and a superb championship golf course, all dramatically perched on a stunning headland. (Two nights)
Steenberg Hotel, Cape Town
This luxury hotel boasts fine dining, wine-tasting, a spa, spacious guest accommodation and a superb golf course in Cape Town's wine-producing area. (Two nights)
Exclusive to Africa Travel:  Enjoy a free massage or round of golf at Steenberg, three spa treatments or unlimited golf on the Montagu and Outeniqua courses at Fancourt, and a free night at The Palace.
From £2,475 per person, to include British Airways flights and Budget car hire. Call our specialists to enquire on 020 7843 3586 or contact us by email.
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Classic South Africa
Game drive at Sabi Sabi Bush Lodge

The classic self-drive tour combines the wildlife of Mpumalanga, the famed Garden Route and the varied attractions of the Cape. This holiday is perfect for first timers as a sample of the diversity, drama, and luxury that has earned South Africa its unique reputation as one of the world's most exciting destinations.

Brave the bush in search of iconic beasts, relax in the idyllic surroundings of Plettenberg Bay, enjoy the remarkable coastline of Hermanus, home to some of the world's largest marine life, indulge in the gourmet offerings of Franschhoek, and live it up in the vibrant city of Cape Town.

Bush Lodge, Sabi Sabi
Located in a prime game-viewing area and offering superb Big Five safaris both in game vehicles and on foot, the thatched suites have private viewing decks with look out over the plains. (Three nights)
Hog Hollow Country Lodge, Plettenberg Bay
A perfect holiday retreat, located in a nature reserve close to a host of nearby attractions and offering great guest accommodation, superb cuisine, a swimming pool and decks with hammocks. (Two nights)
Located on the cliffs looking out to sea, this elegant property boasts a heated saltwater swimming pool, a spa, two restaurants, a bar and superb whale-watching between July and December. (Two nights)
Elegantly restored historic villa in the heart of the gourmet village with just six luxurious rooms and a small shaded garden with a swimming pool. (Two nights)
Kensington Place, Cape Town
Stylish rooms, impeccable service, fabulous bathrooms, sun deck, swimming pool, city views and designer touches - Kensington Place has it all. (Three nights)

Exclusive to Africa Travel:  Travel between 15 April - 31 August and receive an additional complimentary night at Hog Hollow, The Marine & The Last Word Franschhoek.

Prices from £2,995.00 per person which includes British Airways flights and Budget car hire. Call us on 020 7843 3586 to speak to a specialist or contact us via email to start planning your holiday today.
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