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Majeka House, Stellenbosch
British Harper's Bazaar
Slick boutique accommodations in Stellenbosch.  "Built in the owners' former family home after they moved next door, it is as quirky as ...
Shambala, Waterburg Mountains, near Johannesburg
Vogue, Tatler
"Tucked away in the Waterberg mountains, three hours from Johannesburg, [Shambala] is an easy-peasy safari to take the kids on, with no has ...
The Robertson Small Hotel, Robertson, two hours from Cape Town
Financial Times
"In South Africa’s Western Cape... an old-favourite B&B has been given a makeover at the hands of a London-based rising star. The Robe ...
Kwandee, Eastern Cape
British Harper's Bazaar
"Best family adventure safari for wildlife," remarks Harper's Bazaar about Kwandee in April 2012. "Children can leave parents to r ...
Delaire Graff Wine Estate, Stellenbosch
Elle Decor, Wallpaper, Financial Times, Tatler, Financial Times
An Elle Decor "Great Design Hotel" for 2012.   In January 2010, the FT's How to spend it:  Travelista announced the launch of&n ...
Tarkuni, Twsalu Kalahari Reserve
Tatler remarks, "At Tswalu, the Oppenheimer's family's private safari lodge Tarkuni is by far the best place to stay.  There can be ...
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Grootbos Private Nature Reserve, Western Cape
Tatler, Financial Times
Tatler remarks in June 2011, "Children love Grootbos. On the incredible beach of Walker Bay, this is the place to see the southern right whales jum ...
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The Views Boutique Hotel & Spa, Garden Route, ocean
Elle Decor
New, "airy" cliffside retreat in the town of Wilderness on South Africa's Garden Route.  The Views Boutique Hotel & Spa has two resta ...
Molori Safari Lodge, Madikwe Game Reserve
Town and Country
Super-swanky safari camp in the Madikwe Game Reserve, featured by Town & Country in November 2009. Definitely not the place if you want to rough it, ...
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Bushman's Kloof Wilderness Reserve and Retreat, Western Cape, 3.5 hours north of Cape Town
Tatler, DailyCandy
Good side trip from Cape Town,  3.5 hours north in the Cederberg Mountains.  "By day, explore the valley’s ancient cave painti ...
Karkloof Spa, Pietermaritzburg, KwaZulu-Natal Midlands
British Harper's Bazaar
Harper's Bazaar "Hotel of the month" for May 2009.  New "ethical-chic" retreat on a private reserve in the KwalaZula-Natal ...
Makanyane Safari Lodge, North West Province
British Harper's Bazaar
Harper's Bazaar's "wild-dog" safari pick, in a malaria-free region of South Africa's North West Province.  "This dram ...
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Pezula Resort and Spa, Garden Route
Town and Country
Posh hotel/spa on 1,512 acres in a laid-back coastal town along the Garden Route. 20 chalets house 78 spacious suites, all stylishly decked out in " ...