Sustainable Hotels & Resorts in Africa

Sustainability and luxury can coexist thanks to an expanding list of safari lodges, camps, hotels and resorts in Africa that strive to respect the planet and traveler’s desire for sustainable, socially responsible and eco-friendly accommodations.

Click on the links below to learn more about each property’s sustainable initiatives and book directly for your next getaway outside suburbia!

Morocco

KASBAH TAMADOT

Kasbah Tamdot, Morocco

The 28 guestrooms of the Kasbah located at the foot of the Atlas mountains are beautifully decorated with antiques. When Sir Richard Branson bought the kasbah the team took the time to train locals to work in the resort. The retreat supports the local communities which include free English lessons, they focus on sustainable development and energy-saving efforts. The Eve Branson Foundation formed by Branson’s mother supports several local craft workshops, which sell their wares in the on-site gift shop.

See our experience at Kasbah Tamadot

Kenya

ANGAMA MARA

Angama Mara, Kenya

The 30 luxury tents of the luxury safari camp while made of canvas material have glass-fronted patios that open up to pretty sunrises and sunsets over the Mara plains. Angama Mara is founded on the principle of running a profitable business in order to make a meaningful and sustainable difference to the communities that neighbor the lodge, and the wildlife and land that surround it. Guests contributes a US$ 10 per night donation to the Angama Foundation, a separate entity which has been setup to support three fields of work: Education, Healthcare and Conservation.

See our experience at Angame Mara

&BEYOND BATELEUR CAMP

andBeyond Bateleur Camp, Kenya

&Beyond Bateleur Camp might be outfitted bespoke furnishings, antiques and fancy crystalware but has a close relationship with neighboring communities in the Mara. Most of the employees are local and the camp heavily invests with Africa Foundation for education and healthcare. The camp does not use plastic water bottles and use vegetables are from their garden and local honey from a Maasai women’s group.

See our experience at Bateleur Camp

Botswana

MOMBO CAMP

Mombo Camp, Okavango Delta, Botswana

South Africa

PHINDA GAME RESERVE

andBeyond’s Phinda Private Game Reserve, South Africa

BUSHMANS KLOOF

Bushmans Kloof Wilderness Reserve, South Africa

Lesotho

MALEALEA LODGE

Malealea Lodge

Namibia

HONAIB VALLEY CAMP

Honaib Valley Camp, Namibia

Seychelles

FREGATE ISLAND

Fregate Island

Rwanda

BISATE LODGE

Bisate Lodge, Rwanda

Zambia

MFUWE LODGE

Mfuwe Lodge, South Luangwa National Park, Zambia

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