For over 25 years the Belmond name has been synonymous with providing the utmost level of luxury in diverse and unique locations. This world-famous company currently owns and manages hotels, trains, ocean cruises and restaurants in some of the most magnificent settings on the planet.

Noted for their superb cuisine, many Belmond hotels offer cookery classes as well as botanical and painting classes with spa treatments often included as part of their luxurious packages. Belmond hotels also offer ideal wedding venues and conference rooms and they will happily partner you in the organisation of your special event.

The Belmond portfolio in southern Africa is a well balanced mix of two opulent hotels in South Africa and three superior lodges in Botswana.

Flagship of Belmond’s impressive African property collection is the iconic Mount Nelson Hotel, located at the foot of Cape Town’s natural wonder – Table Mountain – and set in nine acres of landscaped gardens. The company’s other luxurious South African hotel – The Westcliffe – is situated in Johannesburg’s green belt and has panoramic views of the “City of Gold”.

In Botswana Belmond Safaris maintains its incomparable standards of luxury in remote wilderness surroundings: Eagle Island CampSavute Elephant Camp and Khwai River Lodge are all located in prime game viewing destinations and deliver superb African safari experiences – indeed, Eagle Island Camp was voted “Botswana’s Leading Safari” at the World Travel Awards in 2007, adding to the list of prestigious awards this distinguished company has accumulated over the years.

Belmond safaris

The Belmond Safari experience is all about embracing the exceptional spaces of Northern Botswana, where true adventures are made. Browse our recommended Belmond safaris and holidays or simply contact a Go2Africa Safari Expert for assistance with planning the perfect tailor-made safari in Botswana.

Romantic Botswana's Delta, Khwai & Savute

From $6,865 per person sharing
8 days
In Johannesburg, the award-winning Fairlawns boutique hotel offers a tranquil oasis in the heart of a trendy enclave. Bedroom suite at Fairlawns. Aerial view of Khwai Lediba. Glide along in a Mokoro. Take a refreshing dip. Share adventurous tales fireside. Large herds of elephants coming to drink at the waterhole. Belmond Savute Elephant Camp is best known for fantastic year-round game viewing.
Highlights

Combine 2 of Botswana's prime game viewing destinations. Enjoy day & night game drives.

Destinations visited
Botswana Chobe National Park Okavango Delta Savuti

Belmond accommodation

The Orient-Express portfolio in southern Africa is a well-represented mix of urban retreats and remote safari lodges, with two opulent hotels in South Africa and three luxury lodges in Botswana.

Browse our recommendations below or simply contact one of our Africa Safari Experts for assistance with planning your dream holiday.

Mount Nelson, A Belmond Hotel, Cape Town

From $410 per person sharing
Cape Town, South Africa
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Activities Travellers Enjoyed
Day tours High tea on offer Tennis

Belmond Eagle Island Lodge

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Okavango Delta, Botswana
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Activities Travellers Enjoyed
Bird watching Fishing Game drives Guided walking safaris Helicopter flights

Belmond Savute Elephant Lodge

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Savuti, Botswana
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Activities Travellers Enjoyed
Bird watching Bush dining Game drives Specialist guides Star gazing

Belmond Khwai River Lodge

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Okavango Delta, Botswana
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Activities Travellers Enjoyed
Bird watching Bush dining Game drives Guided walking safaris Local village visits