Affordable glamping getaways across SA!
Glamping is an exciting new trend that combines the luxuries of staying in a hotel while being close to Mother Nature without having to pitch a tent yourself. If this sounds like your type of getaway, look no further. TravelGround’s glamping stays offer the absolute best of both worlds ─ comfort and affordability!
AfriCamps Forest at Kam’Bati, Swellendam, Western Cape
AfriCamps offers all the comforts and conveniences of self-catering units, but also ensures an authentic and secluded experience surrounded by nature. Whether it’s a romantic getaway, family holiday or weekend break with friends, AfriCamps is the perfect solution if you don’t like roughing it too much.
Oewerzicht Farm Cottages, Greyton, Western Cape
Oewerzicht Farm is situated in the picture-perfect Greyton Valley on the banks of the Sonderend River. Guests can spend their days relaxing on the lovely veranda overlooking the river, so it’s the ideal place for a peaceful and romantic getaway.
West Coast Luxury Tents, Elands Bay, Western Cape
These tents are located in the bush behind a sand dune, just a few meters from the pristine sandy beach that stretches for 40 kilometres. You will find numerous breeding pairs of Black Oystercatchers (Swart Tobie) and their nests, especially during the summer months, and the most spectacular seaside sunsets over the Atlantic Ocean.
Motsomi Lodge & Tent Camp, Thabazimbi, Limpopo
Motsomi Lodge is nestled in the heart of the African Bushveld and boasts a variety of wildlife that can be viewed on foot or on game drives. Swimming pools, braai-areas, open-air lapas and birdwatching hides complete the package.
Bundox Safari Lodge, Hoedspruit, Limpopo
Bundox Safari Lodge is the ideal base if you want to see wild fauna and flora, or visit the Blyde River Canyon. Indulge in authentic South African cuisine, head out on early morning game drives in nearby Big 5 Game Reserves, or feast your eyes on the natural beauty of the bushveld from a hot-air balloon.
TenteToe, Potchefstroom, North West
TenteToe is also situated on a game reserve and offers luxurious tents with modern bathrooms and kitchen areas. Come share your stories around the bonfire after a lovely game drive and see if you can spot sable, giraffe, waterbuck, impala, kudu, oryx, or even eland in the surrounding area.
B’sorah Luxury Tented Camp, Hartbeeshoek, North West
Hidden in the beautiful bushveld, B’sorah is home to a luxury safari tented camp, a nature lover’s paradise where you can simply unwind. Relax in a natural environment where the twittering birds, the presence of roaming game and the trickle of a gentle stream is all that surrounds you.
Koesterfontein Farm Glamping, Magaliesburg, Gauteng
Koesterfontein Farm Glamping has a tranquil countryside setting and offers comfortable self-catering accommodation with lovely views and a peaceful atmosphere. This indulgent glamping stay is the perfect escape for city slickers in Johannesburg and Pretoria.
Jackalberry Ridge, Marloth Park, Mpumalanga
The luxury tents at Jackalberry Ridge are hidden in the indigenous bush on the southern border of the Kruger National Park near the Crocodile Bridge Gate. It is home to more than 300 species of birds and a variety of game.
Letsatsi Game Lodge, Smithfield, Free State
This little piece of heaven-on-earth remains a secret to most. Letsatsi Private Game Reserve is nestled in an area of natural beauty surrounded by breathtaking hills and valleys.
Frontier River Resort, Namaqualand, Northern Cape
These chalets are ideal for travellers wanting to experience luxury tented facilities in a peaceful environment. A variety of outdoor activities are on offer near the resort, making this a great self-catering option for couples, families and friends seeking tranquility after a day of exploring the surrounds.
Koffylaagte Game Lodge and Safari Tents, Karoo, Eastern Cape
Take a drive, a guided walk, or even a horseback trail through the game reserve, then allow the cares of the world to pass you by as you take a dip in the pool or unwind in the sauna. If you’re feeling adventurous, bring your own mountain bike and take on the majestic mountain pass.
Main image: Phelwana Game Lodge, Hoedspruit