Valentine has come and gone. The activities were loud, the gifts were even louder. That’s how we roll in Africa, but now that Valentine is over, what’s next?
Was Valentine’s Day not enough for you? Did you exclude yourself from all the love festivities? Do you just want some time away? We have thoughtfully compiled a list of very amazing resorts in Africa that would be perfect for you alone, you and your significant other, or the whole family.
The beauty in Africa
Africa is no doubt one of the most blessed of the seven continents in the world. When it comes to naturally beautiful landscapes, there are no shortages, and these landscapes are endowed with some of the most breathtaking beaches and floral designs your mind could possibly imagine.
Let’s check them out:
Mnemba Island Lodge, Tanzania
Regarded as one of the finest beach lodges in the world, Mnemba Island lodge is a recommended getaway spot. This paradise on earth is located just off Zanzibar, Mnemba is a beautiful private island. With room for only 20 guests, this lodge is a fantastic option for those wishing for privacy and exclusivity.
“Mnemba’s price tags are high end, and this tends to scare off the vast majority of travelers. This lodge offers exclusivity and exceptionalism.
With a short trip is approximately 10-15 minutes, you can access the Mnemba Island lodge by boat. Most travelers fly in to Zanzibar’s International Airport, and the journey from the airport to the boat station usually takes about an hour and 30 minutes.
Exciting features to look out for:
One of the worlds finest beach lodges, on a pristine small private island, total of 12 guest bandas, including two bandas for family use, comfortable lounge and dining areas, bar, library, curio shop, in-room massage, gym-in-a-basket, padi dive school, snorkelling, kayaking, stand-up paddle boarding, dhow cruises, fishing, wildlife watching, wildchild programme etc.
Pongwe Beach Hotel, Zanzibar
Considered the most picture-perfect beach and a laid back approach to beach living”, see Pongwe as one of the most reliable and best value properties on the Island of Zanzibar. The suites and the beach front villas are the rooms to choose. It offers an “outstanding value for your money.”
The Pongwe Beach Hotel is a privately owned venture. the sheer beauty of Pongwe beach hotel makes it one of Zanzibar’s most sought-after vacation destination. If you are aspiring to visit this hotel, you might need to book your stay well in advance.
Pongwe beach hotel is situated in a secluded bay about halfway up the islands spectacular palm-fringed east coast. it is an hour drive from Zanzibar’s International Airport, Abeid Amani Karume
Exciting features to look out for:
Comfortable accommodation on the east coast of Zanzibar, total of 20 rooms and suites, with ocean or garden views, pleasant lounge, restaurant, bar, deck, infinity pool, great range of water sports and land-based activities, motorbike and bike hire
North Island, Seychelles
Seychelles is a place blessed with many sensational islands, among which is North Island. This particular lodge is an audacious definition of luxury. The communal building and guest accommodation occupy the eastern side of the island. North Island is somewhere that everyone should visit it is a spectacular place.
North Island seats on a private island in the heart of the Seychelles, amongst the inner granitic islands.
The accommodation occupies much of the eastern side of the island. It goes from the elegant Island Piazza, Library and Boutique dotted around the south-east tip, and up to the eleven private villas spaced along the coastline.
Exciting features to expect include:
Exclusive and luxurious lodge on north island, located 30km from mahé, eleven private villas situated just a short walk from a beautiful beach, library, boutique, spa and gym, range of land and marine activities from activity centre.