Africans pride themselves on the essence of hospitality.
© Breezes Beach Club. Zanzibar
There are types of accommodations in Africa to suit every comfort level. Because your honeymoon or wedding in Africa is a once in a lifetime event it should be personally designed to fulfill your dreams. This African honeymoon and wedding accommodation guide, along with our Siyabona consultants will help you select the perfect venues to create your lasting memories.
Beach ResortsAfrican Island Beach Resorts
are on the beaches of the continent or on the islands off the coast. Some of the most romantic wedding and honeymoon resorts in the world are in the Seychelles, Mauritius, Madagascar and Zanzibar. They usually include all activities except for motorized water sports and scuba diving. Some may have meal plans, but few will include alcoholic beverages. Rates will either be quoted per person or per room.
Africa is known for its safari lodges which are intimate and include all activities such as game drives and nature walks. All meals are included, ususally with local beers and wines, but topshelf liquors are charged separately. A minimum of 3 or 4 nights in one lodge is recommended to take full advantage of the magnificent game viewing on your wedding or honeymoon in Africa.
Hotels, Inns and Country Estates
Hotels and Inns are located in more metropolitan areas where there are selections of dining venues around.Therefore breakfasts are included, but lunches, dinners and beverages are not. Southern Africa boasts some of the most creative and contemporary hotels on the continent.
Country Estates are unique venues at which to get married in South Africa. Some of the most fabulous estates are in the winelands of Cape Town. World class vineyards are nurtured in this area giving your guests the finest that Africa has to offer.
Guest Houses and Bed and Breakfasts
Cape Town Guest Houses and Bed and Breakfasts are small and cozy. They can be modest or regal. Some offer afternoon teas or receptions to make the guests feel right at home. They usually offer bed and breakfast options so you are free to venture out to feel the vibrance of the local areas for lunch and dinner. Some of these venues provide stunning scenery and personal service for your ideal South African wedding.
The combinations are as endless as the African sky. Most hotels, lodges and resorts offer unique wedding facilities as well as an idyllic African honeymoon oasis. Your imagination can run as wild as the animals that you will see on a game drive or as still as the pristine beaches of the islands. With the guidance of our Siyabona Africa consultants your perfect day will last a lifetime.