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Best African honeymoon safari

Posted in Africa, Botswana, Honeymoon, Romantic, Safari, Zambia, Zimbabwe on 20 June 2017

Africa is home to the Big Five as well as the Small Five! From lion to leopard, ant to ardvard and hyena to hippopotamus when it comes to selecting the best African honeymoon safari you’re spoilt for choice.
Below you will find our choice of the best African honeymoon safari options in South Africa, Botswana, Zimbabwe and Zambia.

South Africa: Lion Sands Ivory Lodge, Sabi Sand Reserve, Kruger National Park

Few words will do this lodge justice! Each villa is completely private, to the point that any meals, beverages, etc that you order can be delivered to you via a secret hatch!

Your villa is completely self contained and includes a huge king size bed with sweeping views of the bush where elephants might enjoy a drink from you private plunge pool when passing by. The private lounge is equipped with a fireplace to cuddle up in front of on those chilly winter evenings. Less we not forget the private outdoor shower set in an indigenous garden forest!
In our opinion you won’t find a finer African honeymoon safari lodge in South Africa.

Botswana: Sandibe Okavango Safari Lodge, Okavango Delta

There are so many wonderful aspects to this magnificent lodge. Not only does the Okavango Delta boast some of the most amazing game viewing in Botswana, but the lodge is inspired by one of the Delta’s most secretive inhabitants, the pangolin.

Each suite is raised above the reeds like the weaver bird nests and offers spectacular views over the Delta. Should you find yourself there in winter, the indoor fire place will certainly keep you warm and cosy, however, summers are also taken care of by your private plunge pool.
You will certainly feel like you’re wrapped up in an intimate cocoon once the shutters are shut. This lodge is just the best African honeymoon safari lodge in Botswana.

Zimbabwe: The Hide, Hwange National Park

The Doves Nest is The Hide’s perfect honeymoon ‘suite’. We use inverted commas here because The Doves Nest is not a suite in the traditional sense of the word, but rather a luxurious tree house hideaway!

The king size bed is on a wooden deck raised up in a tree reached by a wooden staircase. This once in a lifetime experience comes complete with private sundowners on your deck followed by a delicious bush dinner before retiring to your bed to listen to the sounds of the African night. Include this in your itinerary and your African honeymoon safari will be complete!

Zambia: Tongabezi, Victoria Falls

Private valet, private plunge pool, exquisite views, sennational meals served in the privacy of your house and breathtaking elephant encounters. These are what sets Tongabezi apart from all the other lodges in Zambia. Can you afford to miss out on this African honeymoon safari lodge?



To book your African honeymoon safari you can contact us now for a free quotation.
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