Luxury Safari Villas in Africa


Live the high life on safari and stay in one of Africa’s most luxurious private safari villas.


Africa offers a range of accommodation options for safaris from tented rooms, to lodges, and luxury safari villas. Being waited on hand and foot on safari is not as farfetched as one might think. Once you step foot in one of these luxurious abodes you will be living the high life and treated like royalty.

Here are just a few of our favourite luxury safari villas in Africa:

Cottar’s Bush Villa


The 2 words that best describe Cottar’s Bush Villa are ‘elegant’ and ‘unforgettable’. This luxurious safari villa is located in the Maasai Mara, Kenya, boasting breath-taking views onto the savannah plains that carry the great annual wildebeest migration.

The Cottars Bush Villa. © Cottar’s 1920s Safari Camp

The villa is spacious in size, measuring over 10,000 square feet, and features a large living room, dining room, a magnificent viewing deck, and 5 en-suite bedrooms, all with stunning views. The Cottar’s Bush Villa can accommodate up to 12 guests on exclusive use basis accompanied by a dedicated and discrete staff team of 8, which includes award-winning guides.

One of the rooms at the Cottars Bush Villa. © Cottar’s 1920s Safari Camp

The spacious living area at the Cottars Bush Villa. © Cottar’s 1920s Safari Camp

The facilities include a private 25-meter swimming pool, internet access throughout the villa, as well as satellite TV and DVD, and everything is powered with electric and solar energy. A dedicated game drive vehicle(s) and guide(s) are provided to guests throughout their stay.

The private pool at the Cottars Bush Villa. © Cottar’s 1920s Safari Camp

Diamonds Star of The East


Diamonds Star of the East is a magnificent private sanctuary on the north-western tip of Zanzibar. The resort consists of eleven private villas featuring a pool, terrace and a luxurious tropical garden topped off with breath-taking views over the Indian Ocean and the famous Zanzibar sunsets.

Guests can choose between a one-bedroom villa measuring 234 square metres or a two-bedroom villa that measures 300 square metres. Each of the villas boast a private hydromassage jacuzzi bath, a private pool, a large terrace with a covered and an uncovered area, and private garden allowing guests to enjoy the sun in complete privacy.

The Villa at Diamonds Star of the East. ©Diamonds Star of the East

The Villa at Diamonds Star of the East. ©Diamonds Star of the East

To top of your ultimate safari villa experience you can enjoy a private beach and a personal assistant who will be at your disposal 24 hours a day to ensure that all your requirements are fulfilled.

The Villa at Diamonds Star of the East. ©Diamonds Star of the East

The private beach at Diamonds Star of the East. ©Diamonds Star of the East

Royal Malewane safari house


The private safari experience at Royal Malewane Africa house will delight and surprise every guest that is fortunate enough to stay here.  This luxurious exclusive use safari villa is located in South Africa’s Greater Kruger National Park and sleeps up to 12 guests in six bedrooms.

© Royal Malewane Africa house

Each suite contains a private outside shower, deck, and luxurious bathtub where you can soak up the views overlooking the rugged landscape.

Your every need will be seen to when you stay at this luxurious safari villa as you will have your own private chef and housekeeping team, dedicated game ranger, tracker and private game drive vehicle.

© Royal Malewane Africa house

The Luangwa Safari House


Robin Pope SafarisLuangwa Safari House is a castle like private house in South Luangwa National Park, Zambia. This extraordinary safari villa offers guests space, luxury and comfort with nature on your doorstep. There are four en-suite spacious rooms each boasting its own private veranda.

Luangwa Safari House © Robin Pope Safaris

When you walk through the huge pivoting door you are welcomed by a large main area, the front of which is completely open so that you can enjoy incredible views of the landscape and countless animals as they stroll past the house.

Wildlife at Luangwa Safari House © Robin Pope Safaris

During your stay at Luangwa House you will be looked after by a dedicated team with your own private guide who will tailor each and every activity around your personal preferences and requirements, whilst the chef and house manager will ensure that everything is as you want it for when you are back after exploring the bush.

The dedicated team looking after you at Luangwa Safari House © Robin Pope Safaris


3 Reasons why safari villas are the ultimate getaway for friends and families:


  1. It feels like home, but only better– Not only do you have complete privacy when you stay in a safari villa, but you also have exclusive use with staff dedicated to serve your every need.
  1. Do everything at your own leisure and pace– No more strict times when it comes to dining or game drives. When you stay in your own safari villa you will have your own chef and guide, so you can enjoy meals whenever you are hungry, and go on game drives whenever you want, for as long as you want.
  1. Exclusive use of all the facilities– No more fighting over the sun loungers or other guests wandering in the garden past your room. Safari villas are booked out on exclusive use so you won’t have to share the facilities with strangers.

Get in touch with us to book the ultimate luxury safari villas for your next trip and make your fantasy a reality.