The ideal destination for your honeymoon needs to have the perfect balance of luxury, pampering and romance. Here is a list of our favourite romantic safari getaways.
Your honeymoon is a once in a life time holiday and a bush safari is the perfect setting. Combining adventure, passion, peace and serenity with luxury, romance, gourmet cuisine, privacy and attention to detail, these private safari lodges in the heart of the Sabi Sands Game Reserve are our top choices for your romantic bush honeymoon.
Dulini Leadwood Lodge
A beautiful and secluded safari lodge, Dulini Leadwood Lodge
is located at the meeting point of the Sand and the Mabrak rivers. Accommodating only 8 guests at a time; the exclusive Leadwood Lodge is the ideal honeymoon destination with secluded and romantic suites that exude privacy.
Each suite has its own plunge pool and a romantic outdoor shower for newlyweds to enjoy. The luxury, fully-fitted rooms have underfloor heating and large dreamy bathrooms where a relaxing bubble bath can be enjoyed with your partner while sipping on a glass of local bubbly and staring out into the African bush that surrounds you.
Personalised expert game rangers accompany you on game viewing excursions where phenomenal sightings of Leopard, Buffalo, Elephant and other wildlife await. After the excitement of the evening game drive honeymooners can retreat to their private suite once again, where a private gourmet dinner is served.
To ensure the utmost relaxation, honeymoon packages also include his and hers massages where skilled masseuses massage away all hidden knots and tensions leaving you feeling pampered and even more relaxed.
If you are looking for serenity, solitude and privacy in an exclusive and luxurious setting then Leadwood Lodge is the perfect choice for your romantic honeymoon.
Sabi Sabi Selati Camp
Offering eight elegant and opulent thatched suites, Sabi Sabi Selati Camp
is one of the most popular honeymoon lodges in the the Sabi Sand Private Game Reserve. If you are dreaming of romantic dinners under the stars, private outdoor showers, returning to your room in the evening to find a romantic turn-down and incredible game viewing, the Selati Camp is the safari destination for you.
Newlyweds receive a chilled bottle of local sparkling wine to enjoy together in their rooms or on their private decks while nibbling on a few culinary delights on the welcome platter provided. They will also be treated to a private candle-lit dinner either on the pool deck or in their suite.
Emulating the safari experience of old with a colonial charm, Selati's décor reflects a historic railway theme with shunter's lamps lighting the way to your room and interesting memorabilia dotted throughout the lodge. Step back into a simpler time and allow yourself to be pampered and spoiled by the attentive staff members who are on call to ensure your every need is seen to.
Dulini River Lodge
Offering elegant fine dining, an incredible view over the Sand River and exceptional Big Five game viewing, Dulini River Lodge
is an idyllic honeymoon destination for those wanting to escape from the real world and dive into the pure serenity and bliss of the African Bush.
Spend quality time together relaxing in your room, gazing out at the Sand River below as a herd of Elephants saunters down to the water for an afternoon drink, or sip on a chilled glass or Chardonnay while having a refreshing swim in your private plunge pool. If you are in need of further relaxation, why not enjoy a pampering in-room massage where an attentive therapist will lull you into sheer bliss.
Game drives and bush walks are unforgettable experiences at Exeter River Lodge and your enthusiastic ranger and tracker will ensure that you have the best vantage point as you watch a large family of Buffalo saunter past, or a Leopard vanish into a nearby tree.
An African safari is the ideal choice for your romantic getaway and is guaranteed to be an experience filled with happy memories.