Others prefer to flop. Our beach holiday destinations are perfect for doing as little or as much as you want. We have carefully selected properties from around the globe that stand head and shoulders above the competition in locations you will never want to leave. Time to buy a new Bikini or dig out those trunks? We think so. See you on the beach.
Below we have included a range of itinerary ideas and hotel suggestions designed to be customised to fit your requirements. Prices are intended as a guide and can often be reduced when part of a wider itinerary.
Please see our list of suggested beach holiday ideas below and contact us for a tailor-made itinerary. - It's what we do best!
Nestled on 213 hectares of tropical garden on the east coast of Mauritius, Anahita The Resort epitomizes the elegance of a New Lifestyle Resort. Enjoy the luxury and comfort of our suites and villas with 5 stars service; refined cuisine, championship golf course and a range of activities.
From its stunning clifftop position in the town of Hermanus, Birkenhead House enjoys exhilarating ocean views and close proximity to the beach. Beach house style is mixed with contemporary artwork and opulent furnishings to create an elegant and inviting environment.
For centuries the island of Zanzibar has evoked a mystical and magical dream. With the distinct advantage of being located on the South East coast which is the one of the most untouched parts of the Island, Breezes is the ultimate retreat for those looking to get away from it all.
Coral Lodge 15.41 combines one of Mozambique’s most stunning beach locations with the country’s rich culture and trade history. Situated on a spectacular peninsula within an unspoilt nature reserve and only minutes from the UNESCO World Heritage Site of Ilha de Moçambique (Mozambique Island).
Whether you are 2, 4, or 8 in number, or even have a family group of 8 adults and 2 children, Dar House is the perfect private holiday home on the beautiful beaches of Zanzibar.
The gentle murmur of the Indian Ocean is a constant lullaby. Close to the city of Durban in South Africa’s “forgotten paradise”, lies a true gem. A luxury hotel with just 6 suites, is a hideaway in the true sense of the word, a refuge for lovers of nature, first-class cuisine and fine wine.
Located just moments away from the quiet fishing village of Grand Gaube on the north coast of Mauritius, LUX* Grand Gaube offers all the leisurely tranquility of a true island getaway.
Above or below the waterline, the Maldives presents a kaleidoscope of colours, flavours, nature and activities that never fails to delight. And LUX* Maldives is no exception. As the only settlement on the island of Dhidhoofinolhu in South Ari Atoll, this luxury resort in Maldives offers real insight into unspoiled island living.
Matemwe Retreat consists of four self contained, private villas, each with uninterrupted views of the turquoise Indian Ocean. The villas have been designed to cater for those looking for pure escapism, as they feature in-house dining and private butler service.
True hedonistic pleasure awaits you at the romantic and exclusive island getaway of Medjumbe. Set like a jewel within the glittering Quirimbas Archipelago, Medjumbe is a small private island only one km long and 350 metres wide.
North Island is a place of barefoot luxury for those seeking an unspoilt, spectacular tropical retreat. There are only 11 individually handcrafted guest villas on the entire island, each constructed to create a sensorial experience in surroundings of understated elegance and providing a unique atmosphere and distinct flavour of the Seychelles.
In eastern Mozambique, close to the fishing village of Vilanculos, there is a hidden holiday paradise. White sandy beaches, a shimmering turquoise sea, scores of colorful tropical fish and kilometers of untouched coral reefs form the backdrop to Nyati's latest resort: Nyati Beach Lodge.
Ras Kutani rests 25km south of Dar es Salaam within a virgin coastal forest, between the deserted beaches of the Indian Ocean and the quiet inlets of a freshwater lagoon, creating an idyllic barefoot hideaway.
Rocktail Beach Camp, set back in the lush dune forest, has 17 en-suite rooms, seven of which are family suites each with a shared bathroom and two bedrooms. A honeymoon suite has wonderful views over the ocean and forest.
Shanti Maurice comprises 61 spacious Suites and Villas and is spread across a 36 acre landscape of flagrant tropical gardens. All 17 villas – including the Shanti Villa - are located on the beachfront overlooking the Indian Ocean, and have a private pool, outdoor rain shower and dining pavilion offering maximum privacy.
The Harmony Hotel is the perfect combination of low-key luxury, nature, wellness and sustainability. Situated on the Guiones beach in Nosara, Costa Rica (a spot well renowned for its beautiful surroundings and impressive surf), Harmony Hotel is an excellent place to unwind, relax and get in tune with your natural rhythm.
We welcome you to Zanzibar’s most exclusive, private resort with just six villas in a personalized and intimate setting…. the perfect, romantic getaway. The Palms is a sanctuary for those in search of tranquility… a place to stimulate the senses and experience the very best of Zanzibar.
Tijara Beach is a place for people who are seeking the personal touch, warm hospitality, seclusion and privacy to unwind and renew your spirit...being in touch with yourself and out of touch with the world. This completely epitomises what Tijara is about.
White Pearl Resorts, Ponta Mamoli, offers the ultimate in beach luxury in Africa. Experience elegant simplicity at this exclusive beach resort set in the dunes of the untouched shores of southern Mozambique.