Top 10 African Resort Spas


Africa has always been a great destination for tourists. In fact, tourists who visit this continent are usually spoilt for choice. Or how can you describe a situation whereby you’re expected to select only one destination with over 40 options placed before you? Will you settle for culture, wildlife, heritage, adventure or a fair share of nature? Perhaps the mountains, coasts, deserts … (you name them) will suffice. But regardless of which country you choose, just know that a trip to Africa has never disappointed anyone; you can’t be the first.

Now, to those planning for a vacation in Africa, we will be making a quick review of the top 10 African resort spas for you to choose one. Here they are:

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1. Twelve apostles’ hotel and spa –South Africa

Twelve apostles’ hotel and spa --South Africa

Twelve apostles hotel gives a perfect blend of a sophisticated city hotel coupled with a resort, beach, mountain trails, a heated-infinity pool, as well as a remarkable ocean view. Besides, this resort is strategically located, which makes it easy for anyone to access the city of Cape Town. But most importantly, the resort is popularly known for its sanctuary spa that uses elemis products with moya crystal therapy to give its visitors a treatment of a lifetime.

2. Elephant hills resorts–Zimbabwe

Elephant hills resorts--Zimbabwe

This resort is located 4 km off Victoria Falls in Zimbabwe. It’s notably preferred because of its strategic perching on a bluff—in the upstream of Victoria Falls. It actually takes approximately five minutes to drive from this resort to Victoria Falls; thus, recommended for anyone who wants to visit the fall. In addition to that, this hotel comes with a wide range of fun activities and entertainment, like the 18 hole golf course and spa services.

3. Ocean Beach Resort and spa–Kenya

Ocean Beach Resort and spa--Kenya

Ocean Beach Resort and Spa is definitely among the best hotels in Kenya; not to mention the best in Malindi. From great rooms, the best restaurants and bars, to swimming pools, beauty parlor and spa; ocean beach is certainly the hotel to look for when you land in Kenya and find yourself anywhere near Mombasa.

4. Doubletree resort–Zanzibar

Doubletree resort--Zanzibar

Doubletree resort has 3 restaurants, an outdoor pool, a fitness facility, and a health club. Besides, it also offers a wide range of recreational amenities, such as fishing and snorkeling. For spa, the resort offers one of the best African Resort Spas for body and facial treatments.

5. Constance Ephelia — Seychelles

Constance Ephelia -- Seychelles

Constance Ephelia is a 5-star hotel with 4 outdoor pools, a private beach and a full services spa. Apart from that, the resort offers a number of recreational amenities, like sailing, scuba diving, snorkeling, hiking, biking, kayaking and eco-tours. In Seychelles, it is ranked as the best resort. And if you rank it in Africa, it deservedly fits in the top 10 list African Resort Spas.