Exploring Southern Africa
Experience breathtaking landscapes and exciting wildlife safaris as you journey across Southern Africa with stops in South Africa, Namibia, Botswana, and Zimbabwe.
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*Click on hotel name to visit hotel web-site.
Johannesburg, South Africa
Opened in 2012, the contemporary 54 on Bath hotel is conveniently situated in the heart of Johannesburg's trendy Rosebank suburb, within walking distance of boutiques, restaurants, and art galleries. The 75-room hotel features a restaurant, bar, and lounge; outdoor pool; spa treatments; and laundry and dry cleaning services. All air-conditioned guest rooms have a private bath with hair dryer, complimentary Wi-Fi internet access, TV, and phone.Number of nights: 2
Mosi-oa-Tunya National Park, Zimbabwe
Located within the Mosi-oa-Tunya National Park, a World Heritage Site, this grand hotel is a gracious refuge of the might Zambezi River and exudes the elegance of an earlier age. Newly refurbished guest rooms provide tranquility while just a short walk away is the spectacular Victoria Falls.Number of nights: 4
Located in the heart of Windhoek, the 150-room Hilton Windhoek is in close proximity to a pedestrian zone with many restaurants and shops, as well as other local attractions. Hotel amenities include five restaurants, bars, and lounges, including a rooftop bar; rooftop fitness center; heated rooftop swimming pool; spa with massage treatments; gift shop; and laundry and dry cleaning service. Featuring traditional African style décor, air-conditioned guest rooms have private bath with hair dryer, complimentary Wi-Fi, in-room safe, mini-bar, tea- and coffee-making facilities, ironing facilities, TV, and phone.Number of nights: 1
Walking distance to the sand dunes and Namib-Naukluft Park, the eco-friendly Sossusvlei Lodge uses tents to create an adobe-style atmosphere similar to that of its surroundings. The 45-room lodge offers a restaurant, bar, and freshwater swimming pool. Guest rooms have private bathroom with hair dryer and in-room safe. There are no televisions and one guest phone line available at reception.Number of nights: 2
The 90-room Swakopmund Hotel and Entertainment Center, built in and around a restored historical station on Namibia's premiere coastal resort, offers two restaurants, casino, lounge, tavern bar with live entertainment, heated outdoor swimming pool, hair salon, gift shop, and laundry service. Your room has a private bath with hair dryer, mini-bar, Internet access, TV, and phone.Number of nights: 2
Cape Town, South Africa
Standing in the heart of Victoria & Alfred Waterfront, The Table Bay Hotel provides stunning views of Table Mountain and Cape Town Harbour. Combining contemporary décor and Victorian accents, the hotel offers two restaurants, two bars, and lounge; spa with massage treatments and steam rooms; fitness center; internet access; laundry and dry cleaning services; heated outdoor pool; and complimentary shuttle service. The 329 air-conditioned rooms have private bath with hair dryer, tea- and coffee-making facilities, in-room safe, complimentary Wi-Fi internet access; mini-bar, TV, and phone.Number of nights: 4