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Top 10 Best Luxurious Safari Camps in Africa – Luxury Safari Camps

Africa is a continent with endless possibilities in terms of travel, luxury, and experience. It’s where Man meets the wild. A land that’s full of love, peace, and unity. If you wished to visit  Africa, you have a lot to consider before you start your trip into this land of surprises.

Of the many this to consider, accommodation options in the wild are a prime consideration as will provide almost 70% of your services. Safaris in Africa have been proven one of the many high-end traveler’s bucket list destinations.

Here are some of the best 10 luxury safari camps in Africa that would be Ideal for your next African Safari Adventure.

 

Top 10 Best Luxurious Safari Camps in Africa - Luxury Safari Camps
Top 10 Best Luxurious Safari Camps in Africa – Best Luxury Safari Camps

 

10. &BEYOND NGORONGORO CRATER LODGE, TANZANIA

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This lodge is located right on the rim of the ancient volcanic Ngorongoro caldera, offering not only some of the best views in Africa but also the possibility of a classic Big 5 safari as the crater floor is teaming with wildlife. Explore some of our Ngorongoro Safaris and Tours

Room interiors are reminiscent of an elegant baroque château (brocade sofas, gilt mirrors, beaded chandeliers, and paneled walls).

Ensuite bathrooms with a centerpiece of fresh roses feature huge showers and chandelier-lit bathtubs, while floor-to-ceiling windows ensure breath-taking views from all around the incredible game-rich Crater. Versailles meets Masai in this unique African lodge.

 

&BEYOND NGORONGORO CRATER LODGE, TANZANIA -Luxurious Safari Camps In Africa
&BEYOND NGORONGORO CRATER LODGE, TANZANIA – Luxurious Safari Camps In Africa

 

9. LITTLE KULALA, NAMIBIA

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Little Kulala is situated in the private Kulala Wilderness Reserve and consists of 11 climate-controlled, thatched “kulalas” (the word means ‘to sleep) which merge impeccably into the desert landscape, each with a private plunge pool.

An elegant entertainment area includes a library, wine cellar, craft boutique, lounge, and dining areas.

Little Kulala’s interiors make use of neutral colors, gorgeous textures, and natural light and take their inspiration from its surroundings, notably from the magnificent Dead Vlei.

Desert-adapted wildlife such as ostrich, springbok, and gemsbok eke out an existence and are sparsely distributed around Little Kulala. Larger carnivores, namely spotted and brown hyena and even cheetah are occasionally present.

 

LITTLE KULALA, NAMIBIA - Luxurious Safari Camps In Africa
LITTLE KULALA, NAMIBIA – Luxurious Safari Camps In Africa

 

8. COTTARS MARA CAMP, KENYA

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Calvin and Louise Cottar established Cottar’s 1920s Safari Camp in the mid-nineties. The camp is situated in a timelessly unspoiled setting with sunset views stretching to distant horizons of the Masai Mara and the Serengeti plains covered in the boundless game.

The camp has 10 tents in total (one unique honeymoon tent, five double tents, and four family suites), all with en suite bathrooms. The family tents have living rooms with fireplaces. The entire camp is situated to ensure that tents are private and quiet whether for honeymooners or families with young children.

The camp has two main mess tent areas for fine dining, drinking, reading, and relaxing. An exciting new addition is an amazing pool and spa area where guests can relax after a game drive.

Guests can also enjoy a safari bath or safari shower, specifically set up in the savannah should they wish for a genuinely unique way of bathing!

 

COTTARS MARA CAMP, KENYA - Luxurious Safari Camps In Africa
COTTARS MARA CAMP, KENYA – Luxurious Safari Camps In Africa

 

7. CHIEF’S CAMP, BOTSWANA

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Named after Chief Moremi, Sanctuary Chief’s Camp is located in the world-renowned Moremi Game Reserve. The camp is ideal for an exciting African safari due to the vast numbers of animals that congregate all year round.

Chief’s Island is one of the many islands created by the seasonal flood waters of the Okavango Delta and is well-known for the finest game viewing in Southern Africa, including both black and white rhino completing the Big Five.

Sanctuary Chief’s Camp has twelve luxury bush pavilions, all with their own private decks as well as both indoor and outdoor showers.

The split-level main deck offers expansive views over the floodplain while the dining area surrounds a fire pit on the very edge of the Piajio plains.

 

CHIEF’S CAMP, BOTSWANA - Luxurious Safari Camps In Africa
CHIEF’S CAMP, BOTSWANA – Luxurious Safari Camps In Africa

 

6. SINGITA FARU FARU LODGE, TANZANIA

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Singita Faru Faru Lodge is set in Grumeti in northern Tanzania, which is part of the Serengeti Mara ecosystem. Offering incredible safari experiences in Tanzania, the Singita Faru Faru should be part of your bucket list accommodations while on a Tanzania Safari holiday.

Built on a gently sloping hill, this riverine lodge, positioned on the renowned migratory route traversed annually by more than 2 million wildebeests, is a place where you can quite literally expect the unexpected.

Informal, unconventional, and surprising at every turn, Singita Faru Faru Lodge has 7 one-bedroom suites, one family suite as well as one two-bedroom suite with a private pool and is a mix of contemporary, organic style and the quirky practicality of a traditional botanist’s camp.

With such close proximity to the river and plains, guests have the unique opportunity to experience a very close connection with the wilderness.

 

SINGITA FARU FARU LODGE, TANZANIA - Luxurious Safari Camps In Africa
SINGITA FARU FARU LODGE, TANZANIA – Luxurious Safari Camps In Africa

 

5. ANGAMA MARA LUXURY CAMP, KENYA

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Welcome to Angama Mara, a remarkable owner-run safari lodge inspired by the Swahili word for ‘suspended in mid-air’. Located high above the floor of Africa’s Great Rift Valley, Angama Mara overlooks Kenya’s Maasai Mara, considered by many as the loveliest game reserve on the continent.

Here guests will find a lodge where everything is as it ought to be: two intimate camps of just fifteen tented suites each, a private airfield and access to the Mara below, tailor-made safari days, and a famously warm Kenyan welcome.

Discover a wildly varied selection of Kenya safaris with us. You can as well explore our exclusive Masai Mara Safaris and the ever always exciting safari adventure, the Wildebeest Migration Safaris.

 

ANGAMA MARA LUXURY CAMP, KENYA - Luxurious Safari Camps In Africa
ANGAMA MARA LUXURY CAMP, KENYA – Luxurious Safari Camps In Africa

 

4. THE HIGHLANDS – NGORONGORO TANZANIA

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The Highlands redefines the Ngorongoro experience, raising the bar for low-impact/high-style camps. Carefully positioned for maximum privacy high on the slopes of the Olmoti volcano, our guests enjoy sweeping views all the way to the Serengeti.

Inspiration for the eight canvas-and-glass domed suites was drawn from the traditional Maasai bomas that dot the landscape. Warm, intimate, and contemporary, this is quite simply the perfect place from which to discover the wild and pristine Crater Highlands.

At the heart of the camp is an authentic indoor fireplace designed to emulate the traditional East African campfire experience. Delve into the library or enjoy a drink from the extensive bar and unwind in comfort and style at the end of each rewarding day.

Choose which Tanzania safari package to embark on

 

 

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THE HIGHLANDS – NGORONGORO TANZANIA – Luxurious Safari Camps In Africa

 

 

3. MOMBO AND LITTLE MOMBO CAMP, BOTSWANA

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Mombo Camp, situated at the northern point of wildlife-filled Chief’s Island in the Okavango Delta, is built under large, shady trees overlooking a floodplain generally filled with life.

Its nine spacious en-suite tents are raised two meters from the ground, with a long veranda, a sala, and indoor and outdoor showers. Mombo Camp’s main living, bar, and dining areas are under thatch, while the boma adds a traditional flavor to a delicious dinner under the stars.

There are two plunge pools in which to soak and a gym to work off the excellent food. Little Mombo, situated on Chief’s Island, is a smaller and more intimate camp than its sister and has its own dining and lounge area and sparkling pool.

 

MOMBO AND LITTLE MOMBO CAMP, BOTSWANA - Luxurious Safari Camps In Africa
MOMBO AND LITTLE MOMBO CAMP, BOTSWANA – Luxurious Safari Camps In Africa

 

2. SINGITA BOULDERS LODGE, SOUTH AFRICA

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Singita Boulders Lodge is set along the banks of the Sand River in Singita’s privately owned reserve within the Sabi Sand Reserve, adjacent to the Kruger National Park in South Africa.

Spanning more than 45,000 acres, Singita Sabi Sand is renowned for high concentrations of big game and frequent leopard sightings. The lodge has 10 one-bedroom suites and  2 two-bedroom family suites, all with a private pool, and is a celebration of the tranquillity, space, and light that flows throughout this incredibly vast area.

Inspired by the geometry of the boulders on which it rests, Boulders Lodge is an inviting oasis where organic interiors integrate seamlessly with the raw African beauty outside.

 

SINGITA BOULDERS LODGE, SOUTH AFRICA - Luxurious Safari Camps In Africa
SINGITA BOULDERS LODGE, SOUTH AFRICA – Luxurious Safari Camps In Africa

 

1. IVORY LODGE LION SANDS, SOUTH AFRICA

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Experience the African Bushveld in lavish comfort and style like only a few will. “Unparalleled and extraordinarily beautiful in its simplicity and texture” is how Ivory Lodge has been described, and it has been recognized with various international awards.

Each of the villas is surrounded by untamed African Bush and is operated as a private Villa. They all include a private rim flow pool, exquisitely appointed large dedicated bedroom and lounge, and simply more of everything.

For the more adventurous, once-in-a-lifetime experience, and the ultimate African bush experience, you may want to opt to stay at one of the ultra-luxurious treehouses operated by the same management of Ivory Lodge in the same wildlife reserve.

tinyeleti treehouse ultimate safari experience sabi sands

 

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