A haven of sophistication and style, yet utterly peaceful and relaxed, Athol Place is a chic urban getaway in the heart of Johannesburg’s affluent suburb of Sandton. The city’s only Relais & Chateaux hotel, it has won many awards for its style and service and its 2014 renovation by new owners Morukuru takes it from strength to strength. Despite its convenient location near the Sandton Gautrain station, the atmosphere is quiet and secluded from city bustle. The tranquil leafy gardens and large swimming pool provide shady places for picnics and al fresco lunches, prepared by the talented resident chef. Read More

More Quarters Apartment Hotel is designed to give guests the whole experience, that of visiting the city of Cape Town, feeling a part of the city and being a local in a foreign city. For those who spend a lot of their time in hotels, this will be a different experience – these apartments have the full service support of a luxury hotel, while combining the modern features and freedom of the self-catering apartment. Read More

Tucked away in the lush valley of the Drakensberg in KwaZulu-Natal is the world-renowned Cleopatra Mountain Farmhouse. This comfortable country house hotel, which has been running for 10 years, is a gastronomic delight offering only top quality gourmet meals along with luxurious accommodation in its 11 beautifully furnished rooms. Read More

A charmingly chic boutique hotel just off trendy Kloof Street, Cape Cadogan is perfectly placed to enjoy an authentic local Cape Town experience. It’s just a stroll down through the vibrant cafe atmosphere of Kloof Street to Company Gardens and its museums, and a short drive to Table Mountain cableway. The historic Victorian town house has been beautifully restored with bohemian elegance, combining contemporary and antique furniture to create a relaxing, home from home atmosphere. Read More

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A luxury boutique guesthouse in the heart of the Cape's beautiful Garden Route, the five-star Kanonkop House offers relaxed comfort, magnificent views and superb service. Gloriously situated on the top of Kanonkop Hill above Knysna - South Africa's favourite coastal resort town - Kanonkop House has spectacular views across the Knysna Lagoon and all the way the Heads, where the lagoon meets the Indian Ocean. Read More

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Majeka House's premier rooms offer ultimate comfort with a private patio or balcony. The three junior garden suites have lots of quirky features and large terraces and a semi-private pool. The two pool suites, bursting with contemporary elegance, are situated around a private pool. Two sumptuous mountain view suits have incredible views. The three-bed roomed luxury villa has a fully fitted kitchen, patio and private pool. Read More

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For those who relish privacy, chic surrounds, peace and quiet and easy access to the city, Kensington Place, Cape Town's award-winning original boutique hotel property is ideal. Savvy city visitors make repeat visits to this elegant and contemporary home-from-home situated directly under Table Mountain and a quick and easy distance from the city and its beaches. Read More

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Contemporary chic and a secure and peaceful garden setting at The Peech Hotel create an ideal retreat from the bustle of Johannesburg, whether you are passing through on the way to an African safari or in the city on business. The quiet suburb of Melrose is just ten minutes from Sandton and 45 minutes from the airport, with a park opposite and a Planet Fitness gym next door.A boutique property in all senses, there are just sixteen beautifully decorated rooms set around the gardens among established trees creating a tranquil village feel. Read More

Perched on the edge of a grassy cliff overlooking the cobalt expanse of the Indian Ocean, Views Boutique Hotel is an idyllic retreat in the aptly named town of Wilderness - a sleepy, pristine retreat in the heart of South Africa's Garden Route, famed for its natural beauty and laid back atmosphere. Read More

Situated in the heart of the Garden Route, between two of South Africa's most enticing coastal towns -the beach resort of Plettenberg Bay and idyllic Knysna - Hunter's Country House is a blissful escape the outside world. This tranquil retreat combines opulent luxury and breathtaking natural beauty to create a setting that is at once soothing, striking and energising. Read More