South Africa is the perfect vacation destination for every sun-seeker looking to relax with some incredible natural beauty, good food, and top-quality accommodation. This country is teeming with adventure, postcard-perfect beaches, and world-class wildlife safaris. Here’s our favourite summer resorts in South Africa.
Pezula Resort Hotel & Spa
If it’s luxury and first-class living you’re looking for then look no further. This tasteful, elegant resort offers everything you could need or want in the perfect getaway. Nestled in the Eastern Heads of Knysna, you’re in the perfect location to enjoy all that this gorgeous town has to offer. Indulge yourself with a day of golfing with stunning views of the Knysna Lagoon or the Outeniqua Mountains. You can even explore the area on horseback and enjoy scenic drives and picnics on the beach.
You can’t get more exclusive, or beautiful than Zimbali, a magnificent estate on the northern KwaZulu-Natal coastline that offers every type of luxury and facility. It ticks all the boxes – it’s close to King Shaka Airport (16 kilometres away), the lively resort town of Ballito is five minutes away, and Durban is less than half an hour away, meaning that every stunning attraction in the area is within reach. Aside from a superb stretch of private beach, Zimbali offers numerous facilities, including a renowned golf course, spa, health club and Kids Club.
Situated in the foothills of the breathtaking Chapman’s Peak, where natural serenity meets sophisticated luxury, you will find this incredible hideaway. Spend late afternoons swaying in the hammock and listening to the sound of the ocean. Or relax in one of the two heated swimming pools with a cocktail in hand. If you’re feeling adventurous, head out to some of the incredible sights and spots in and around Cape Town like the West Coast National Park.
ATKV Klein-Kariba Holiday Resort
You can’t visit South Africa without spending time in the bush, and one of the most beautiful areas to visit is the magnificent Waterberg region, an oasis just 90 minutes from Johannesburg outside beautiful Bela Bela. The resort offers wall-to-wall fun and activities, and game drives to explore the rich flora and fauna of the region. Whether you decide to fill your days with fun or rather get away from it all and relax, you can rest easy in the knowledge that either of these pursuits is available in abundance.
Now that you know some of the best resorts in Africa, I’m sure you’re ready to choose your perfect home away from home. This special corner of the world is just waiting to be explored. If you wish to view some amazing job opportunities in South Africa, make sure you click through to our job section.