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10 Of The Best Hotels In Africa

There is no place like Africa. Much beauty can be found in the variety available in this vast continent. So much that curious souls looking to explore constantly find themselves debating on where to start. Perhaps, you are looking to dive into the rich history of Egypt and its mysterious pyramids. Or maybe you're more into surveying the splendor of South Africa's distinct ecosystem. The opportunities are indeed endless when it comes to Africa.

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Whether your trip centers around exploration, curiosity and adventure, you will surely need the perfect hotel to make the most of your stay. To assist you in the trip planning process, here is a list of the 10 best and most popular hotels in Africa ranked in popularity.

10 Tanzania: Serengeti House

This exclusive retreat opens its relaxing environment to both families and friends. Seated amidst the vast Grumeti Reserves, the Serengeti House is one of Tanzania's finest accommodations. Multiple houses can be chosen from and the majority can accommodate up to 8 guests.

There is also a choice of regular and garden suits. Amenities include free breakfast, a fitness center, access to an airport shuttle as well as a spa.

9 Mauritius: The Oberoi Beach Resort

A taste of Mauritius is even sweeter when The Oberoi is involved--the five-star luxury hotel of your dreams. Enjoy your stay on sunset shores nearing the Indian Ocean. Located on the island's capital city of Port Louis, this hotel is located right on the white-sand beach and very close to a natural marine park.

When hungry, head on over to the Oberoi's unique restaurants where authentic creole cuisine and international cuisines are served. Lastly, better your mind-body connection via the several therapeutic and mindfulness activities offered by the resort.

8 South Africa: Graceland Hotel Casino & Country Club

Head on over to South Africa with style by staying at the Graceland Hotel Casino & Country Club. Much as the name says, this hotel includes both a splendid casino and a refined country club. Situated 20 minutes from the city center, this hotel features an array of advantageous amenities within suites and rooms, but also on-site.

A family-friendly option, you may benefit from a kid's playground while enjoying massages and body treatments at the hotel spa. Evidently, it's a win-win.

7 Seychelles: North Island Villa

The unique island of Seychelles is one of Africa's go-to for those seeking exotic beach fun. The North Island Villa fulfills every traveler's needs with its all-encompassing features. This turquoise haven is surrounded by a clear-blue ocean that benefits from both an active and healthy sea life.

From fancy lounges and dining rooms to rim-flow pools seated near the epic water views, this accommodation option is a rare sanctuary waiting to be experienced.

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6 Sudan: Corinthia Hotel Khartoum

Delve in the experience gifted by this architectural masterpiece by staying at the Corinthia Hotel Khartoum of Sudan. With its sleek aesthetic beauty, this hotel tends to attract both corporate and leisure travelers from everywhere around the world. The elite stay has great features like a business and convention center, Jacuzzi and steam rooms along with both an indoor pool and spa.

Dine or grab a snack at one of its six restaurants and cafes before heading back to your well-decorated suite.

5 South Africa: Delaire Graff Estate

South Africa has positioned itself amongst the greatest with this hotel. This beautiful, luxury hotel is found nearing majestic mountains and offers a splendid view of nearby vineyards. A magnificent Capetown gem, this is the property you will shamelessly boast about to your friends and family.

Its state-of-the-art lodges grant you with perfectly selected styling which includes the display of African artifacts. Further artwork of South Africa's finest artists can be found throughout the estate and its wine-focused amenities.

4 Egypt: Fairmont Nile City Hotel

This awe-inspiring hotel will only better your experience in Egypt. Take a break from visiting the pyramids by relaxing in this beautiful accommodation located in the historically rich city of Cairo. What makes this location so unique is its views which grant visitors with breathtaking glimpses of the Nile River and Pyramids.

To top things off, the fine culinary experience attached to this hotel will make also make your palate quite happy. Outside of your modernly designed room, enjoy some relaxing time at the Willow Stream Spa or dive into the rooftop pool.

3 Cape Verde: Hotel Riu Touareg

The tiny island of Cape Verde is usually left out in the conversation when it comes to Africa. Yet this Portuguese-speaking country remains one of Africa's hidden gems. Enjoy your stay in Cesaria Evora's homeland by staying at the hotel Riu Touareg. Not only is this place all-inclusive, but it is also adults-only hence you get to enjoy it alone, with adult family members, a special someone or even with friends.

Nestled in the southern hemisphere of Boa Vista Island, Hotel Riu Touareg offers 1000+ nicely furnished and comfortable rooms. Amazing leisurely and relaxing activities are also offered on-site.

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2 Morocco: Palais Namaskar

This North African gem can be found nestled in the dazzling outskirts of Morroco's vibrant city of Marrakech. Enjoy a stay between the desert and the Atlas in Namaskar's peaceful and luxurious oasis. Features include modern amenities, top-notch restaurants serving both local and international meals, a ravishing outdoor pool and a fresh American breakfast served every morning.

This luxurious accommodation also offers an array of different suites with some including en-suite showers and baths.  It is also very close to the airport so shuttle service is widely available.

1 Tunisia: Movenpick Resort & Marine Spa Sousse

This jaw-dropping hotel tops off our list for numerous reasons. The upscale five-star property offers fantastic architectural aesthetic and views of the Tunisian coast. As Movenpick is located in Tunisia's liveliest towns, you may still enjoy some high-quality fun outside of this high-quality hotel.

This accommodation offers a series of packages for both families and couples to experience unique holidays. That is what we can call visiting North Africa in style.

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