10 Most Romantic African Safari Lodges

Posted by Binny Shah-Patel     Posted on 03/05/2018
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    1.  Tongabezi Lodge, Zambia

    Looking for some inspiration re where to go on honeymoon? Why not choose an African safari for something different. Here are our picks of the most unique and exceptional safari lodges which will offer an amazing and memorable romantic experience.

    A romantic lodge on the banks of the Zambezi River, up stream from Victoria Falls, is an idyllic place to spend your honeymoon. You can stay on their exclusive private island, Sindabezi, and take a trip down the Zambezi River, taking in all the glorious sights of this amazing place.

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    2. The Giraffe Manor, Kenya



    For something truly unique why not stay at the Giraffe Manor in Nairobi, Kenya, in the company of the resident Rothschild Giraffes, who will most certainly join you for breakfast!

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    3. Ulusaba Private Game Reserve, South Africa


    Photo Credit: Ulusaba

    Sir Richard Branson’s award-winning luxury game reserve, situated within the Sabi Sands, offers superb game viewing. Voted number 3 in  the ‘Top Resorts in Africa’ by Conde Nast Traveler readers (US edition), Ulusaba is a stunning safari lodge to stay in while on honeymoon. It means  “place of little fear” because the koppie where Rock Lodge sits provided the ancient Shangaan warriors with the perfect lookout point.

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    4. Mahali Mzuri, Kenya

    Mahali Mzuri

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    Mahali Mzuri is situated in the private Olare Motorogi Conservancy in the wider Masai Mara ecosystem, so you will have an intimate safari experience here in the most outstanding surroundings and super exclusive 12-tented luxury safari camp, in an enviable location in the African Bush. It even has an amazing pool with a view!

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    5. Mowani Mountain Camp, Namibia

    Mowani Mountain Camp


    Namibia is making headlines lately as the rumoured destination where Prince Harry and Megan have chosen to go on their honeymoon. The Mowani Mountain Camp, is located in the stunning landscapes of Damaraland. The  the camp has inherited its name from the Swahili for ‘Window on Heaven,’ which is so fitting as it is surrounded by outstanding natural beauty – the most idyllic place to spend your honeymoon.

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    6. Four Seasons Safari Lodge – Tanzania

    Four Seasons Serengeti

    Photo credit: Four Seasons Lodge

    Not only does the Four Seasons Safari Lodge have an incredible free-form infinity pool, it overlooks a watering hole amongst the Serengeti plains, where you can watch the wildlife and marvel at the most amazing surroundings. Combine all this with the warm hospitality that is synonymous with the Four Seasons brand.

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    7. Eagle Tented Lodge & Spa – Namibia 

    Eagle Tented Lodge


    The Eagle Tented Lodge provides breathtaking views over the surrounding mountains and valleys, and is built from natural rock and thatched roofs. If you are drawn to Namibia and its rustic beauty, this is a wonderful lodge to spend your honeymoon, and they have an incredible spa too.

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    8. Chobe Chilwero – Botswana

    Chobe Chilwero


    Chobe Chilwero sits above the River Chobe and is an incredibly luxurious lodge with the exclusivity of having only 15 guest cottages, ensuring an amazing, intimate experience.

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    9. Kapama Karula, South Africa

    Kapama Karula


    Kapama Karula means ‘place of peace,’  and is located in the Kruger National Park. It is a luxurious lodge with suites that have heated pools for year-round swimming; it is a great place to spend your honeymoon if South Africa is on your radar.

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    10. Azura Selous, Tanzania

    Azura Selous

    Photo credit: Azura Selous

    Azura Selous is a heavenly romantic spot in which to relax and watch hippos play in the nearby Great Ruaha River, while relaxing on your honeymoon. Its location, in one of the largest game reserves in Africa, makes it perfect to spot lots of wildlife.

    Find out more here.


    Inspired to visit one of these stunning destinations for your honeymoon?

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