Selection of luxurious villas from the sublimely luxurious, to family friendly to seaside stunners
We offer luxury villas throughout South Africa, as well as a select few in Malawi & Mozambique. As in Cape Town, they range from the sublimely luxurious, to family friendly to seaside retreats.
These villas, cottages or two-bedroom suites are spacious and comfortable rather than architectural icons. The key factor is that your family will feel relaxed here. These are not modest ‘self-catering apartments” either. They offer a home away from home – with the level of luxury that suits your family. Options range from 2 to 4 bedrooms, ideal for larger family groups. Or two families travelling together.
Examples include Hawksmoor House, Belvidere Manor, Hog Hollow Villa, Three Trees Lodge at Spionkop
These are South Africa’s stand-out villas with exceptional locations, stunning architecture, stylish interiors and immaculate finishes. (There’s a separate page all about Safari Houses in the bush…
Examples include La Residence Villas, Morukuru Ocean House, Bushmans Kloof Koro Lodge or Delaire Graaff
These are romantic villas designed for couples celebrating a special occasion. it’s the sense of romance and ambience which sets them apart – rather than the size.
Examples include Babylonstoren, Kaya Mawa in Malawi or the Cottages at Mosaic Lodge
These villas are right at the ocean for that carefree coastal vibe. They’re right on the ocean so that you don’t need to get into your car to enjoy the beach. Some are in South Africa. But we’ve also included some options in Mozambique and Malawi.
Examples include the Villas at the Plettenberg, Villa, Morukuru Beach Lodge, Santorini, Machangulo Beach Lodge and the Villa at Kaya Mawa in Malawi
Note: Some villas are attached to hotels so when you click on our suggestions below, you may first see the hotel review. And only later we talk about the private villas.
- Choose between South Africa's stand-out with exceptional locations, stunning architecture, stylish interiors and immaculate finishes.
- Or spacious comfortable family pads which encourage relaxation and family time.
- Range in size from a one bedroom cottage to a substantial three or four bedroom-villa.
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