Tucked away in one of the few unspoiled stretches of natural forest and coastline, on the eastern side of the Machangulo Nature Reserve, lies Loggerhead Beach Villa and Leatherback Beach Villa. Relish a peaceful private pool, unwinding escape, natural connections and extraordinary views over the turquoise Indian Ocean. Cement family bonds through the restorative power of our remote retreats, with idyllic leisure activities, and an endless expanse of pristine sands.
The Monarch Villa was built with meticulous attention to the surrounding natural environment, tucked into the coastal dunes above the beach. This beachfront chateau was originally built for royalty and our guests will be provided fine dining and excellent service, where your every conceivable comfort is afforded. Days spent by the exclusive-use pool are truly gratifying, with specially prepared cocktails in hand.
SOUTH AFRICA | MOZAMBIQUE
Experience an enriching and authentic African adventure, at our Vida Nova Kruger luxury eco-lodge followed by a retreat to one of our stunning southern Mozambique villas. Nature lovers will love this package, which includes daily game drives, bringing you to Africa’s Big Five animals, and several days spent at one of our luxurious properties in the beautiful Machangulo Private Nature Reserve.
Vida Nova Kruger overlooks Kruger National Park’s Crocodile River. After a day spent encountering Africa’s renowned animals, our guests will enjoy an evening Braai (the South African art of grilling meat and vegetables over an open fire) on our viewing deck, watching wildlife approach the river, while lions roar in the distance. In the yard below, warthogs, giraffes and other wildlife are often spotted grazing.
Vida Nova Retreat is a boutique hotel in Hout Bay with 20 rooms, set among well-tended gardens on our privately fenced two acres of ground, located on the back slope of Table Mountain. Surrounded by the most iconic peaks in the Cape Fold Belt, we truly offer an opportunity to escape from the hustle of the city, while being located only a short drive from all of the city bowl’s offerings. The hotel’s spa provides a private, serene space, offering the perfect complement to your break. Indulge in classic, luxurious treatments, for the ultimate relaxation and detoxification experience, at our exclusive haven.
Escape the ordinary and book a couple’s retreat at our beautiful eco-hotel. With our breathtaking views over Table Mountain, luxurious spa treatments, a romantic in-house restaurant with a mouthwatering menu, and stunning rooms with sumptuous bedding, we offer the ideal getaway for you and your loved one.
Tucked away in one of the few unspoiled stretches of natural forest and coastline, on the eastern side of Machangulo Nature Reserve, lies Loggerhead Beach Villa. The villa boasts 6 luxury, ensuite bedrooms, all with magnificent sea views and offering privacy and luxury to the discerning traveller. Machangulo, with its 21 kilometres of pristine beaches, is one of the few places on earth where the loggerhead turtles come to nest. Come experience this extraordinary landscape and become one with nature again.
Ilha do Fogo, translated as Fire Island, is a beautiful and remote island that lies off the Northern coast of Mozambique. It boasts 150kms of breathtaking, unexplored reef, with abundant and diverse marine life. If you’re reading this, you’ve been fortunate to get the inside scoop on a once-in-a-lifetime, bucket-list adventure. We are offering a unique opportunity to discover unknown reefs, and help conserve this remote island. We need to learn more about Ilha do Fogo’s incredible flora and fauna, with the goal of setting up projects to protect its imperilled inhabitants.
HOUT BAY | CAPE TOWN | SOUTH AFRICA
We offer an experiential wedding in the wonderful suburb of Hout Bay. Create incredible memories with a stunning photographic backdrop of Table Mountain and our gorgeous gardens. Enjoy a luxury sojourn with access to our outdoor pool, bar and spa facilities.
HOUT BAY | MARLOTH PARK
Unwind at our beautiful Vida Nova Retreat eco-hotel, set under the stunning skyline of Table Mountain in the charming suburb of Hout Bay. Spend days getting to know our coastal wildlife wonders, such as the African penguin and Cape fur seal, or repose in our gardens and onsite spa. Jet off to Vida Nova Kruger to embark on two full days in the world-famous Kruger National Park, searching for our idolised land fauna, including Africa’s Big Five: lion, leopard, elephant, buffalo and rhino.
ILHA DO FOGO | MOZAMBIQUE
The Mozambique channel is known for its incredible and diverse marine life. This tour brings you to the heart of the channel and an exclusive private island, where there is an opportunity to encounter these remarkable creatures. Relish the astonishing acrobatics of countless majestic humpback whales that traverse this environmental protection area between July and October to mate, give birth and nurse their calves. Dolphins and other marine animals can be observed year-round, and turtles come to nest between November and January.