Indulgence and luxury exist alongside the earthy, rugged landscapes of Africa. This is a continent of dramatic contrasts, where opulence is imagined and actualised in establishments transposed against the majestic backdrop of glistening ocean vistas and wild, effervescent sceneries.

Private villas exist in exclusive scatterings across Africa’s most sensational scenery, where natural life unfolds uninterrupted in stunning displays of serendipity.

Observations of nature are enhanced from the vantage point of these secluded spaces. From the ocean ambiance of Cape Town to the mystic waters of the Zambesi River; from the sequestered islands of the Seychelles and the exotic floodplains of Botswana; Africa offers an opportunity for luxury and nature to come together in a harmonious union of opposites.

Set in one of Kenya’s most breathtaking natural landscapes, Arijiju is a home away from home and credited as the most beautiful bush residence in Africa. It is run like a five-star hotel by a team of 14 resident staff members, who work round the clock to provide understated luxury, peace, monastic serenity, privacy and a return to nature.

Safari camps do not come more exclusive than Zarafa Dhow Suites, an all inclusive two-bedroom villa situated in the private 320,000-acre Selinda Reserve on the far eastern edge of northern Botswana. Considered one of Africa’s most luxurious camps, it is a place where you come to connect in an intimate setting with those you love, secluded and unplugged.

Designed for exclusive use, Serengeti House allows families or friends the opportunity and space to enjoy shared experiences in nature. It caters for discerning traveller seeking privacy and flexibility. Boastings uninterrupted views over the Serengeti plains and outdoor dining decks providing ideal vantage points from where to observe the daily wildlife activity at the busy waterhole nearby.