Unforgettable experiences

Heritage and culture

Explore South Africa's tribal cultures and traditions by visiting a cultural village or sampling traditional African cuisine in a township shebeen. Savour our award-winning wines on a Cape wine routes tour.

Unforgettable experiences

South Africa offers an enriching voyage of discovery, unforgettable leisure experiences, cultural diversity and accommodation that rivals the best in the world.

Food and wine

In South Africa, superb cuisine is paired with award-winning wines in the most incredible natural and urban surroundings.

UNESCO World Heritage Sites

Ancient kingdoms, diverse eco-systems, an invasion from space and a modern-day freedom struggle – all these are celebrated at South African World Heritage Sites.


Top 10

boutique hotels

1Saxon Boutique Hotel, Villas & Spa

Contemporary African décor and absolute attention to detail has seen the Saxon named the world’s leading boutique hotel every year since 2001.

2Fairlawns Boutique Hotel and Spa

An exclusive, upmarket sanctuary in Morningside Manor. Perfect for today’s traveller, be it for business or leisure.

3Le Quartier Francais

One of South Africa’s premier boutique hotels, situated in the gorgeous town of Franschhoek.

4Birkenhead House

Watch the whales from your bed at this exquisite property in the seaside town of Hermanus.

5Kensington Place

The perfect city boutique hotel with all the trimmings and sublime views of Table Mountain.

6The Peech

This 10-bedroomed boutique hotel is close to the entertainment hub of Johannesburg. It also boasts a champagne cellar.

7Ten Bompas

The very first boutique hotel in Johannesburg has 10 designer rooms and a fantastic restaurant called Winehouse.

8Views Boutique Hotel & Spa

This hotel is superbly positioned overlooking Wilderness beach and the Indian Ocean, on South Africa's famed Garden Route. Its contemporary interior styling is designed for maximum comfort and luxury.

9Ellerman House

This elegant Cape Town property is a discreet getaway for the discerning traveller, set in the mountainside with panoramic ocean views.

10The Windermere

One of the top boutique hotels in the friendly city of Port Elizabeth.