The ultimate way to unwind from the stresses of a fast-paced city life is to escape to a tropical island where the most pressing decision of your day is whether to bask in the sun on the beach all day, or simply sip cocktails by the pool. If this is what you’re looking for in a holiday, then Ras Nungwi Beach Hotel in Zanzibar is the place to be. Read More

One of the jewels in the Quirimbas Archipelago in Northern Mozambique, the remote island hideaway of andBeyond Vamizi Island ticks all the boxes for a style-driven, laidback, mind-body-soul escape from reality. Savour life on the beach with unspoilt turquoise ocean views, an extensive offering of spa spoils and plenty of activities - from deep sea game fishing and diving to snorkelling and canoeing in the beautiful blue waters. Read More

Absolute relaxation, beach bliss and casual luxury make Kinondo Kwetu Hotel the perfect place to unwind after an exhilarating African safari. This beautiful family-owned resort south of Kenya’s Diani Beach provides a home from home atmosphere where guests can relax to the sound of the waves, chill at the clifftop yoga space, go horse-riding on the beach or snorkelling along the coral reef at a laid-back pace. Read More

You'll find this laidback luxury lodge in the small coastal town of Vilanculos, in the Inhambane province of Mozambique. Situated on the fringes of the Bazaruto Archipelago and the Bazaruto National Park, Vilanculos Beach Lodge is perfectly placed for adventures in and around this pristine marine reserve area. Read More

A lively beach resort in the peaceful Nyali area north of Mombasa, Kenya, Voyager Beach Resort is designed both for families and couples with plenty of entertainment and activities for all ages. With beautifully maintained tropical gardens, palm trees, three swimming pools, a soft white sand beach and the turquoise waters of the Indian Ocean. Read More

This small, luxury resort in the Quirimbas Archipelago in Northern Mozambique offers a dream holiday for families and is the perfect private beach escape for couples too. Adventurers will love the many activities on offer, including daytrips and excursions while those who've come to relax will find the tranquillity they seek at every turn. Read More