Experience an African beach holiday safari in an exquisite coastal paradise. Popular with couples and families, beach holidays offer a host of activities that range from snorkeling and scuba diving to fishing and boating. Africa is home to a variety of beach safari holiday destinations that are on or near the ocean, on tropical islands, or around a lake (like Lake Malawi). Beach safaris are extremely popular as honeymoon destinations, and are great spots to unwind after an adventurous safari holiday. The Safari Index team recommends these African beach safari destinations.

Agulhas Rest Camp

Agulhas Rest Camp is found in the Agulhas National Park, at the point where the Indian and Atlantic Oceans meet (in which many ships have been wrecked over the centuries). The renowned Cape Agulhas Lighthouse can be found nearby. The camp offers sea views and provides comfortable, intimate accommodation in the Agulhas National Park. Agulhas boasts attractions such as the…

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Storms River Mouth Rest Camp, Garden Route

Where the booming breakers of the Indian Ocean relentlessly pound rocky shores, where temperate high forest and fynbos roll down to the sea in an unspoilt verdant carpet, where ancient rivers carve their paths to the ocean down rocky ravines... this is the Tsitsikamma Section of the Garden Route National Park. Known as "the place of much water", the heartland…

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Wilderness Ebb-and-Flow Camp, Garden Route

In the heart of South Africa's famous Garden Route, a captivating world of lakes, rivers, estuaries and beaches gently unfolds against a backdrop of lush forest and lofty mountains: the Wilderness Section of the Garden Route National Park. Nature trails wind through densely wooded forest and along tranquil rivers. During spring, a carpet of flowers further enhances the verdant beauty…

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Whalesong Hotel & Spa

Whalesong Hotel & Spa is nestled on a hill in a lush, landscaped garden above Plettenberg Bay, the jewel of South Africa’s Garden Route. From its vantage point, the hotel offers breathtaking views of the Keurbooms coastline and Tsitsikamma Mountain Range. Whalesong is a 4-star hotel, offering very good value in a warm, friendly atmosphere. It comprises of a lounge,…

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Saadani Safari Lodge

Sanctuary Saadani Safari Lodge offers an astonishing combination of beach, bush and river with a variety of wildlife within and surrounding the camp. The sand beach stretches towards the horizon in both directions and from the open ocean, you can sail into the river mouth and possibly pass hippos and crocodiles. Each of the five Maridadi suites, nine Classic Banda…

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Dugong Beach Lodge, Mozambique

Dugong Beach Lodge is situated in the Vilanculos Coastal Wildlife Sanctuary on the coast of Mozambique and combines two biospheres, providing a unique wilderness and beach experience. Complemented by 14 luxury bedrooms with large bathrooms and private decks, Dugong is indeed an oasis. Experience a delightful picnic on a deserted island, enjoy leisurely walks on a perfect white-sand beach with…

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Blue Zebra Island Lodge

Located on the stunning Nankoma Island in Lake Malawi, Blue Zebra Island Lodge is a truly unique experience. Completely uninhabited and far removed from the hustle and bustle of the city, there is truly nothing quite like it anywhere else in the world. Under the protection of the Lake Malawi National Park, these three Islands offer a unique opportunity to…

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Thonga Beach Lodge

Hidden in the pristine dune forest of the Maputaland Coast, Thonga Beach Lodge can give the impression that one has been shipwrecked in paradise. The lodge, which is 68% community owned, is run by warm and attentive staff who are there to ensure that the guests’ stay is as comfortable and enjoyable as possible. All 12 cabins are well positioned…

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Rocktail Camp

Rocktail Camp is neatly tucked away in a beautiful coastal forest within walking distance of the beach - a pleasant 15 minute stroll to the beachfront. The main lodge area accommodates up to forty six guests and is extremely spacious and minimally furnished. There is a children’s activity room and a renowned dive school, which offers all levels of scuba…

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Oceana Lodge

Oceana is pure bliss. From a high vantage point the lodge overlooks a small open area around a waterhole, a coastal dune belt with sweeping views of the majestic Indian Ocean. The lodge layout is beautiful and the décor is superb right through to the very finest details. There are three types of rooms – three lodge suites which are…

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