South Africans and travellers to our great green country will be pleased to learn that our corner of the world is replete with some of the finest glam camping (Glamping) spots in the world. If the great outdoors is your scene, but luxury and creature comforts are too precious to compromise, then glamping is definitely for you.
Fortunately, if you’ve never been glamping before, this is the perfect time to start, because the camping technology and innovations of today are more advanced than they have ever been, and the industry continues to thrive. If you’re ready to experience the thrill of glamping for yourself, then one of these 5 spots will be a perfect place to start!
With a range of 4 opulent large-scale tents with built-in en-suites, you’ll be afforded the opportunity to indulge in the outdoor life in elegance, afore an epic panoramic vista of African flora and fauna. This 4 star camping experience is an idyllic, picturesque setting amid the rolling hills of Eastern Cape’s wilderness.
You’ll find this luxury camping resort slap bang in the middle of Elands Bay and Dwarskersbos, on Fork West Farm, located on the lush West Coast. With a choice of any of three deluxe self-catering glamping tents, aptly named Fork North, Middle Fork and Fork South. The region is barely populated, so you can enjoy perfect tranquillity and unfettered access to the seaside.
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If you want to see the big 4 in luxurious comfort, then Roamers Rest the Balule Parsons BIG 5 Nature Reserve located at the Kruger National Park is the glamping place to be. An ideal destination for families or couples alike, this luxury campsite is the wildlife immersive experience you’ve been looking for.
This stunning and secluded campsite is nestled in a remote, wooded area, complete with towering pine trees and private luxury tents. When the campsite gets lit up at night, the effect is a surreal and romantic faerietale dreamscape.
Another Kruger National Park-based glampsite, the popular self-catering Tamboti Rest Camp is small and intimate. The luxury tents themselves are on stilts, and are located along a river bed. Besides seeing the Big 5, this site is also a popular bird watching destination.
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