WHERE TO STAY
HONEYMOONERS AND COUPLES IN AFRICA
Romantic properties in Africa
Encompass Africa specialises in honeymoons to Africa and safaris for couples. The romance of Africa is alluring and we have witnessed firsthand its power to deepen relationships and create lifelong memories. To help you forge this connection, we work with some of the most romantic, remote and intimate properties in the most incredible locations in Africa.
A honeymoon safari, or couple safari, to Africa offers a once-in-a-lifetime, unforgettable experience.
Check out our property guides for inspiration on where to stay – it’s just a delicious taster as there are far too many wonderful places to list them all.
Safari properties – and beyond – for honeymooners and couples
If you’re a couple seeking romantic accommodation for your safari in Africa, you can’t go past a tented camp. There’s simply nothing quite like sleeping under canvas, with the African stars above you and the calls of wildlife lulling you to sleep. There’s a huge diversity of tented camp properties to choose from – it all comes down to your individual preference. Whether you seek romantic baths, treehouse sleepouts, butler service, couples’ massages or something more adventurous, we’ve got you covered… in canvas.
Take a look at our Romantic Safaris & Beyond Property Guide.Safari & beyond
Romantic beaches and islands
Beach holidays are synonymous with relaxation and romance. While you might not instantly think of Africa when it comes to beaches, there are so many stunning coastlines and Indian Ocean islands to explore. Our favourite stretch of coastline runs along the east coast of South Africa, all the way up through Mozambique. For an island getaway, check out the spectacular Seychelles, Réunion, Mauritius and Zanzibar.
Take a look at our Romantic Beaches & Islands Property Guide.Beaches and islands
Romantic city escapes
Thanks to flight schedules and logistics, you might need a city stopover when you travel to Africa, but don’t let that worry you: Africa boasts some incredibly vibrant, creative and funky cities and towns, where romance is at every turn. Even if you don’t need to stopover you’ll be tempted to stay in one of the city’s opulent hotels on the waterfront of Cape Town in South Africa, or in a traditional house-turned-boutique hotel (called a riad) in Morocco’s Marrakech.
Take a look at our Romantic City Escapes Property Guide.City escapes