Experience an exhilarating Madikwe 'Big Five' malaria-free safari, staying under canvas at Thakadu River Camp, before heading to the idyllic island of Mahe in the Seychelles for some relaxation, sun and stunning Indian Ocean beaches.
South Africa for… honeymooners
Contemporary Cape Town hotels, beautiful Cape Dutch wine estates and luxurious private game lodges, all combine to make South Africa the perfect honeymoon destination. Here we give our top ideas for making South Africa the perfect honeymoon destination for you.
South Africa really has it all for honeymooners with a sophisticated stay in Cape Town full of gastronomic delights, tasting wine and enjoying secluded picnics on romantic wine estates, beautifully deserted beaches along the Elephant Coast and exciting safaris in the Kruger to name just a few of the highlights.
Our top 5 properties for honeymooners in South Africa
One of the most luxurious options in Cape Town with sumptuous accommodation and attentive yet understated service, use their complimentary chauffeur service to explore Cape Town and the surrounds in style.
Garonga Safari Camp
A a boutique and luxurious safari experience awaits you in the Makalali Conservancy in the Greater Kruger. Our recommendation for honeymooners is to spend a romantic night sleeping out in the bush under the star-strewn sky with the sounds of the bush around you.
La Petite Ferme
With arguably the best views in the Winelands, you’re hidden away here on a boutique vineyard that is home to one of the best restaurants in the area – a real romantic haven!
Thonga Beach Lodge
Escape the crowds for a romantic, barefoot luxury beach break on the Elephant Coast. Imagine romantic beach dinners and adventures in search of turtles – this is the perfect off-the-beaten-track beach option in South Africa.
Ok, so not strictly a property but certainly resembling a luxury hotel on wheels, getting the train from Cape Town to Pretoria is certainly the perfect to celebrate your honeymoon in style! Expect personal butler service, incredible views and your very own romantic compartment.
Our top 5 South Africa honeymoon experiences
Helicopter flip – a flight around Cape Town or the beautiful Panorama Region is the perfect way to spend a memorable time on honeymoon. Why not end with a champagne breakfast or dinner at one of Cape Town’s best restaurants?
Bush sleepout – spend a night in a bush tree house for a romantic night under the stars – with options in Kruger and Madikwe, we can recommend the perfect spot for you.
Wine tasting on horseback – the perfect way to spend a day in the Winelands, go on a tailor-made hack from vineyard to vineyard, sampling the region’s best wines.
Penguins at Boulder’s Beach – visit some of the Cape’s most romantic residents or spend the day relaxing on the beach with them.
Dine at The Roundhouse – one of Cape Town’s leading restaurants go in time to enjoy sundowners and the incredible view before indulging in a Michelin-standard tasting menu.
Our top 3 South Africa honeymoon itineraries
Kruger, Blue Train and Cape Town – combining an outstanding safari in the Kruger with a luxurious stay in Cape Town with a 27 hour journey aboard one of the world’s most luxurious trains in between.
South Africa Safari and the Seychelles – a malaria-free Big Five safari awaits in the Madikwe Game Reserve before flying to the Seychelles for a boutique stay on the main island of Mahé.
Kruger and the Quirimbas – a winning combination of outstanding Big Five safari in Kruger staying at a luxury lodge followed by a stay on one of northern Mozambique’s most exclusive private islands.
All of our South African honeymoons are entirely tailor-made to your individual requirements...
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