South African Safari

A South African safari offers you a vast array of experiences, from culture, to big-5 and breath taking landscapes you really can’t beat South Africa as a top safari destination.

South Africa caters to first-time safari experiences as well as repeat safari’s for enthusiast.

The bigger reserves consist of the Greater Kruger National Park, the Timbavati Reserve, the Sabi Sands Reserve and the Manyeleti Reserve. These are all found in the north-east region of the country and are easily accessible from Johannesburg and other major cities. South Africa is also one of the only region in the world where it is possible to go on a big-5 safari in a malaria free area. These include The Waterberg, Madikwe & the Eastern Cape.

Safari Scapes South Africa


Singita Sabi Sands

Singita Ebony

Recently revamped Singita Ebony is small and intimate, with twelve rooms nestled among ancient trees overlooking the banks of the Sabi River. The Big Five abound here, and you’ll have the opportunity for incredible interactions with typically elusive leopards. Expect silver spoon service from the start – and a luxury bush experience you won’t soon forget.

Singita Boulders

On the Sabi River next door to Singita Ebony is Singita Boulders. Expect modern and contemporary décor and one of the most renowned wine cellars in the Southern Hemisphere, contained in an underground cellar that’s naturally cooled by surrounding rock faces. The twelve suites offer either bush or river views, and all of them blend tranquillity and luxury to make you feel completely relaxed.

Singita Castleton

This charming farmhouse and private lodge set on 45,000 acres of private reserve can be exclusively yours for the ultimate in secluded luxury. Steeped in history, the property was formerly the family home of Singita founder Luke Bailes’ grandfather. As a guest here you’ll get traversing rights of neighbouring properties, your own vehicle and private guide, as well as your own chef-aided kitchen and bar staff. The house sleeps up to 12 people.

Cape Town

Royal Malewane & Africa House

Six luxurious suites enjoy private pools and magnificent bathrooms while expert rangers and trackers inspire and inform. Every meal is a celebration lingering long in the memory. Feast under the stars, enraptured by the power of the wild.

Birkenhead House

From its stunning clifftop position in the town of Hermanus, Birkenhead House enjoys exhilarating ocean views and close proximity to the beach. Breezy beach house style is mixed with contemporary artwork and opulent furnishings to create an elegant and inviting environment.

Lion Sands

Here guests can expect a sophisticated interpretation of the traditional safari lodge, with an emphasis on clean lines, optimised natural light and contemporary décor. Time here is well spent in the shade of the trees and overlooking the Sabie River.

Sabi Sabi Earth Lodge

Sculpted into a slope of the earth, almost invisible in the landscape, this lodge uses texture, light and space to present a lodge like no other. Taking its cue from the surrounding environment, it has been described as the most environmentally sensitive lodge in Africa. On arrival a hidden corridor leads you down on a journey to a unique and unforgettable experience. As in nature everything at Earth Lodge exists in harmony and you are immediately aware of a sense of calm and a restoring spirit.


Tswalu Kalahari is South Africa’s largest private game reserve, protecting over 110,000 hectares of spectacular grasslands and mountains. Conservation is a priority and therefor limit a maximum of 30 guests at a time to discover the beauty of this arid savannah, its diverse wildlife and the serenity of what may well be South Africa’s last great wilderness. This destination offers an unrivalled wealth of experiences.

Kirkmans Camp

The moment you walk into the main guest area at Kirkman’s Kamp, you’ll think you’ve been transported back in time. The fact that the lawn has warthog grazing on it instead of a neatly dressed party playing croquet does nothing to dispel this illusion; in fact, it all adds to the ambience of this 1920s South African homestead. With spectacular views of the unspoiled landscape surrounding the Sand River and impeccable and gracious service completes the old world atmosphere.

Phinda Forest Lodge

Set in rare and beautiful sand forest, the glass walls of Phinda Forest Lodge offer a sweeping view of one of the most unique ecosystems on the planet. Phinda Forest Lodge is one of the world’s first eco-designed luxury lodges. Waking up to rustling forest sounds and bird song, surrounded by delicate leaf-filtered light, a pervading sense of peace and calm will set the tone for your entire day.

Phinda Homestead

Tucked into the edge of a dappled forest, in the north of the reserve, &Beyond Phinda Homestead is a gracious sole-use safari villa. Blending seamlessly into the natural surroundings, blurring the boundaries between the guest and the bush. Designed like a contemporary bush farmhouse, &Beyond Phinda Homestead is both elegant and homely.


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