Top Ten Romantic Safari Lodges in South Africa

There are many amazing safari lodges in South Africa offering a great safari experience in a stunning environment. All the safari lodges featured on our website offer a great safari and good value for money, some being more suited for families, couples or groups of friends travelling together.

There are some safari lodges that are just that little more romantic than others. We have created a list of

our Top 10 Romantic Safari Lodges in South Africa. These lodges are our favourites for honeymooners, a bush wedding or for popping the question to your loved one.

All the lodges in our list of Top 10 Romantic Safari Lodges in South Africa offer the perfect setting for a truly unforgettable romantic African safari.

1. Londolozi Granite Suites

Londolozi Granite Suites is the most private and exclusive of the safari camps at Londolozi. This small safari lodge accommodates a maximum of 6 guests in unrivalled romantic luxury. Each

spacious suite is beautifully appointed, each suite even has their own private heated swimming pool. This is the ultimate romantic safari destination.


2. Singita Boulders

If you are looking for unrivaled opulence and luxury in the bush then Singita Boulders in the Sabi Sands might just be the place for you. The is without doubt one of the most luxurious, romantic and

private safari lodges in South Africa. If you want to be treated like royalty this is the place to choose.


3. Dwyka Tented Camp

Dwyka Tented Camp is situated just 3 hours from Cape Town, and this is an ideal place for a romantic weekend away or a safari in combination with a Cape Town stay. Dwyka offers a romantic

tented safari in a really stunning natural setting. Each tent at Dwyka even has its own plunge pool.


4. Makanyane Safari Lodge

Makanayane Safari Lodge in the Madikwe Game Reserve is one of the most romantic lodges in the country. All the suites at Makanyane are very romantic and private, with large windows

overlooking the surrounding bush. It really feels that you could be sleeping outside even though you are securely tucked away in your beautiful suite.


5. Kapama Karula

If you are looking for a modern and very romantic luxury bush experience then look no further then the suites at Kapama Karula. This stunning safari lodge offers guests an amazing safari and

wonderful accommodation. How about a private dinner on the deck of your suite overlooking the bush, and after dinner why not have a dip in your own private pool?


Chitwa Chitwa

6. Chitwa Chitwa

Chitwa Chitwa in the Sabi Sands Game Reserve offers amazing luxury and privacy. The accommodation at this beautiful safari lodge consist of enormous suites

overlooking the nearby waterhole, a perfect spot to spend the day relaxing in-between game drives.


royal malewane

7. Royal Malewane

Royal Malewane is an extravagant safari lodge in the Thorny Bush Game Reserve in the greater Kruger Park area. This is a truly romantic and luxurious safari lodge where guest’s every need is catered for.

The suites are enormous and each suite has its own private swimming pool over-looking the surrounding bush. For those clients needing a bit of extra pampering there is also a great spa.


8. Marataba

Marataba located in the Waterberg region of northwestern South Africa is a truly romantic tented safari lodge, ideal for a short breakaway in the bush.

Marataba is all about romance with its large and luxurious open plan tents with great views of the surrounding Waterberg Mountains.


Hamiltons Tented Camp

9. Hamilton’s

Hamilton’s is a luxurious tented safari camp in the southern part of the Kruger National Park. This romantic safari lodge offers an early

explorer style experience in a beautiful stetting in the world famous Kruger Park National Park.


Bayethe Superior tents

10. Bayethe Tented Lodge

If you are looking for a romantic tented safari in a Big Five malaria free region then look no further then Bayethe Tented Lodge in Shamwari Game Reserve.

This is a great area for a safari and it is perfect to combine with a Garden Route trip as it is in close proximity to Port Elizabeth.