Category Archives: Luxury Accommodation

Redécouvrez l'Afrique du Sud

Re­discover South Africa

Have you ever dreamed of sleeping in a luxury treehouse, in a legendary train or even in a caravan parked on the very top of a building? Well, your dream is about to come true since South Africa abounds of these unusual places! We’ve selected some of the best for you that we highlight in […]

A Peaceful Hideaway in the Delta

Xugana Island Lodge Okavango Delta – Botswana If you are looking for a luxurious and remote hideaway, Xugana Island Lodge, located in the middle of the luxuriant Okavango Delta, is perfect for you. The island itself is only reachable by private plane or boat. Once you have reached the lodge, you’ll rapidly enjoy the calm […]

Turbine Boutique Hotel Knysna south africa

Turbine Hôtel & Spa, your prestigious stopover

As an essential stopover on the Garden Route, needless to say that Knysna features quite a few good addresses. That being said, why did we particularly choose the 5-star Turbine Boutique Hotel & Spa? First, it was born from an ambitious project that transformed the old local power station into one of the most elegant […]

Royal Madikwe Hills South Africa Main Lodge

The Royal Madikwe Hills, ”your home safari”

The Royal Madikwe has this “Villa” atmosphere right in the middle of the Bush. Combined with a lot of privacy, luxury and comfort it’s simply one of these places on earth where you say to yourselves “I would like my home to be like that”. Yes, you will have great service… Yes, you will have […]


Singita Lebombo, a bush sanctuary

Sweni is the kind of place that lets the nature in. The 6 secluded suites are elevated on stilts and their décor is modern with hues and textures that are those of the bush. The suites offer an incomparable proximity to the surrounding rivers and trees and if not enough, you can sleep out on […]

One and Only Cape Town, sumptuous & spacious

One and Only Cape Town, sumptuous & spacious

Cape Town’s first ultra-luxury hotel in ten years takes opulence to another level! Here, the urban sophisticate can feel at home in the heart of the Waterfront, famous for its sensational views, world-class shopping and entertainment. Even the Hotel’s cuisine is designer, with celebrity chefs restaurants Nobu and Reuben on the menu. The vibey Vista […]

The Royal Livingston

The Royal Livingstone, full of history

Being situated on the Zambezi River, just upstream from the iconic Vic Falls, the roaring waters and rainbow infused mist of this natural phenomenon can be experienced from The Royal Livingstone. But to get a true feel for this famous wonder of the world, there is helicopter and microlite tours, white water rafting (some of […]

Camp Jabulani South Africa

Camp Jabulani, experience with the elephants

Nestled in the Kapama Game Reserve in Limpopo, Camp Jabulani welcomes discerning guests to the lap of luxury right in the middle of the African bushveld. With only 6 suites, the camp is very exclusive and caters to only 12 guests, making it the perfect romantic escape. The suites are designed with a mix of […]

The Victoria Falls Hotel

Victoria Falls Hotel, where the time has stopped

Hidden like a treasure in Zimbabwe’s Victoria Falls National Park, lies “the grand old lady of the falls”, better known as the Victoria Falls Hotel. Built in 1904, the 5-star hotel is a majestic combination of Edwardian architecture and African influences. With 161 rooms including 4 Honeymoon suites, this hotel is the perfect place for […]

Tswalu Kalahari Spa blog xo africa

One of the world’s best wellness experience

If you want to experience what the world offers the best for wellness, then you should try out Tswalu Kalahari Spa’s philosophy: “Nature above man”. This leitmotiv allowed this South African place to be awarded twice in the 2013 World Luxury Spa Awards; one as the Continent’s Best Luxury Safari Spa (like in 2011), and […]