Africa has some beautiful hotels and resorts. We have made a selection of best hotels in africa based on customer feedback (on dedicated platforms) and expert opinions. Ten most beautiful hotels in Africa:
Best hotels in Africa: Ten most beautiful hotels in Africa
The travel season is approaching. We have selected for you the best hotels in Africa:
1- La Mamounia, Marrakech, Morocco
The history of La Mamounia dates back to the 18th century when the Alaouite Sultan Sidi Mohammed Ben Abdallah offered a sumptuous 13-hectare orchard as a wedding gift to his son, Prince Al Mamoun, who turned it into a place of pleasure for garden parties of anthology.
The fame of Marrakech and the Mamounia attracts the great names of the cinema who come there to shoot films that remain cult such as “The Man Who Knew Too Much” by Alfred Hitchcock, several scenes of which were shot at the hotel.
All the jet-set bohemian of the 70’s took up residence in Marrakech and the biggest rock bands of the time put their suitcases in La Mamounia. The Rolling Stones took a break there in 1968 while Paul McCartney composed the song “Mamunia” in 1973.
In memory of Winston Churchill, its illustrious host, La Mamounia organizes in 2014 an exhibition bringing together for the first time in Morocco the works of Churchill (most of which had never left England) alongside paintings by the Moroccan artist Hassan El Glaoui.
Thanks to its attentive and warm service and its unparalleled gentle way of life, La Mamounia was voted best hotel in the Middle East and Africa in 2018 by the prestigious Condé Nast traveller magazine.
2- Sun City Resort, South Africa
It has the distinction of having its own casino and also offers luxurious surroundings and services. The establishment is also located between one of the largest amusement parks in Africa, the Pilanesberg and the Elands River.
This estate and its building are also true architectural works of art with mosaic walls, ceilings with extraordinary frescoes and other types of decorations that give this place the title of the second best hotel that we currently have in Africa.
3- Fairmont Nile City Hotel, Cairo, Egypt
With its 531 rooms, this majestic hotel grants you a breathtaking view of the Nile. It is located in Cairo and reaches a height of 105 meters.
4- Namaskar Palace, Marrakech, Morocco
This incredible Moroccan hotel is located in the middle of a beautiful landscaped setting. In this place, you will be welcomed by a sophisticated space and a place of uncommon luxury. You will have the chance to enjoy an exceptional and personalized service.
This hotel won the Hotel of the Year award in 2013.
5- Peermont D’Oreale Grande at Emperors Palace, Johannesburg, South Africa
This beautiful establishment is located right next to the Johannesburg International Airport. It is a very large luxury establishment that offers 5 star services. Its charm is expressed from the outside with its water fountains, but also, its atypical decorations made of statues and palm trees.
The hotel is also equipped with 192 rooms including different types of luxury suites.
6- Riu-Touareg Hotel, Boa Vista, Cape Verde
Located in the city of Boa Vista in Cape Verde, this 5 star hotel offers all the services you could ask for in a luxury establishment. Jacuzzi, hammam, spa, etc. everything is there to satisfy you.
7- Hyatt Regency Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
In the heart of Ethiopia’s capital stands this lavish castle that commands admiration.
At the Hyatt Regency Addis-Ababa, the bright and elegant rooms are carefully equipped. Some of these rooms have a balcony. They offer a view of the city. The club rooms have access to a private lounge where breakfast and evening cocktails are served free of charge. The suites are also equipped with a lounge area.
8- LUX Le Morne, Mauritius
This upscale all-inclusive resort is located on an Indian Ocean beach and consists of several thatched buildings. It is located in Golf Club, 8 km from the geological formation Terres des Sept Couleurs.
The rooms are beautiful and each has a terrace and a marble bathroom. The hotel’s suites also have a four-poster bed, sitting area and whirlpool bath. Some have furnished balconies, outdoor showers and ocean views.
9- Corinthia Hotel, Khartoum, Sudan
This incredible hotel offers you an exceptional domain and view.
Indeed, it is the privileged place where you can appreciate the meeting of the White Nile and the Blue Nile. But that’s not all, it also offers the services and amenities of a real 5-star hotel in an atypical building that looks like an egg.
10- Baraza Resort and Spa, Zanzibar, Tanzania
This beautiful resort takes up residence in an imposing building on the edge of the Indian Ocean. It is located 58 km from the Abeid Amani Karume International Airport and the historic district sights of Stone Town.
It is a little corner of paradise, as the villas are spacious and beautifully furnished and the gardens and pool, very well maintained.
Ideas for you next travel to Africa
Afrter presenting the ten most beautiful hotels in Africa, Future Leaders Academy of Africa suggest those activities: