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Green Hotels and Eco-Friendly Lodgings

There are 37 accommodations listed by country area.

Eastern Cape

 Volunteer Africa 32 Degrees South(Chintsa, Eastern Cape)
ACTIVITIES: Game Viewing, Bird Watching, Mountain Biking, Horse Riding, Beaches, Nature Trails, Canoeing
Volunteer Africa 32 Degrees South
Volunteer Africa 32° South (VA32) is a volunteer and working holidays organization based on the East Coast of South Africa. more . . .
 Shamwari Game Reserve(Port Elizabeth, Eastern Cape)
ACTIVITIES: Game Viewing, Bird Watching, Swimming Pool
Shamwari Game Reserve
Shamwari, home to the coveted Big Five, won “Africa’s Leading Conservation Company” and “Africa’s Leading Safari Lodge” for its pioneering work in conservation at the World Travel Awards, 2010  more . . .
 Woodall Country House and Spa(Addo, Eastern Cape)
ACTIVITIES: Game Viewing, Bird Watching, Horse Riding, Nature Trails, Walking, Swimming Pool
Woodall Country House and Spa
Woodall Country House and Spa is set amongst peaceful citrus, a mere 45 minutes from Port Elizabeth, and neighbour to the malaria-free Addo Elephant National Park.  more . . .
 Beestekuil Holiday Farm(Middelburg, Eastern Cape)
ACTIVITIES: Game Viewing, Hiking, Bird Watching, Mountain Biking, Horse Riding, Nature Trails, Cycling, Walking, Fishing
Beestekuil Holiday Farm
Welcome to our farm with its warm 'feel-at-home' atmosphere.  more . . .
 rosedale organic farm bed and breakfast(Addo, Eastern Cape)
ACTIVITIES: Game Viewing, Hiking, Bird Watching, Motor Biking, Horse Riding, Nature Trails
rosedale organic farm bed and breakfast
Bed and breakfast on a certified organic farm, in the heart of elephant country. more . . .
 Bulungula Lodge(Mthatha, Eastern Cape)
ACTIVITIES: Hiking, Bird Watching, Horse Riding, Beaches, Canoeing, Walking, Fishing
Bulungula Lodge
An eco-friendly paradise in a remote traditional Xhosa community on the most beautiful beach in the world. The lodge is jointly owned by the local village and is actively involved in a range of commun more . . .
 Blaauwbosch Private Game Reserve(Port Elizabeth, Eastern Cape)
ACTIVITIES: Game Viewing, Bird Watching, Swimming Pool, Weddings
Blaauwbosch Private Game Reserve
Blaauwbosh is a magnificent 5star graded Big 5 Game Reserve situated in the malaria-free eastern Cape, offering privacy and and exceptional safari experience more . . .
 Kraal Retreat(tombo, Eastern Cape)
ACTIVITIES: Diving, Kayaking, Yoga, Painting, Mountain Biking, Cooking, Horse Riding, Nature Trails, Canoeing, Walking, Hiking, Bird Watching, Beaches, Fishing, Weddings
Kraal Retreat
Eco- retreat, sea facing, 1min from secluded beaches. Peaceful, rejuvenating, unplugged. The pioneer of green local tourism on the Wild Coast. more . . .
 Palms Wilderness Retreat & Restaurant(Wilderness, Eastern Cape)
ACTIVITIES: Game Viewing, Kayaking, Mountain Biking, Horse Riding, Nature Trails, Cycling, Walking, Swimming Pool, Canoeing, Hiking, Bird Watching, Golf, Motor Biking, Beaches, Fishing
Palms Wilderness Retreat & Restaurant
Palms Wilderness, in the heart of the Garden Route, 4 minutes from the beach, close to the Wilderness National Park, mountain ranges and other spectacular nature areas of the famous Garden Route. Our more . . .


 Greenlea Ecofriendly Guest House & Conference (Centurion, Gauteng)
ACTIVITIES: Golf, Swimming Pool
Greenlea Ecofriendly Guest House & Conference
Eight beautifully furnished en-suite Pretoria Eco Guest House bedrooms. Luxurious Conference or executive meeting facility for 20 delegates. more . . .
 LILOGO LODGE(Johannesburg, Gauteng)
ACTIVITIES: Swimming Pool
Lilogo Lodge is a luxurious and eco-friendly B&B situated in the trendy area of Rosebank, Johannesburg just 2 blocks walking distance from the Rosebank Mall and The Zone. more . . .


 Honeywood(port shepstone, KwaZulu-Natal)
ACTIVITIES: Bird Watching, Golf, Cooking, Beaches, Weddings
Comfortable self catering accomodation nestled amongst the coastal forest of KZN more . . .
 Three Trees at Spioenkop(Bergville, KwaZulu-Natal)
ACTIVITIES: Hiking, Game Viewing, Bird Watching, Mountain Biking, Horse Riding, Nature Trails, Swimming Pool, Weddings
Three Trees at Spioenkop
Nestled in the foothills of the Drakensberg Mountains, overlooking the Spioenkop Game Reserve, Three Trees is a small luxury owner-run lodge. more . . .
 Lemonwood(Dargle, KwaZulu-Natal)
ACTIVITIES: Hiking, Bird Watching, Nature Trails, Swimming Pool
Lemonwood is in the heart of the peaceful Dargle valley and conservancy area in the Natal Midlands. We are conveniently situated for the crafts of the Midlands Meander, access to the many schools in  more . . .
 Wellvale Private River Resort(KwaDukuza/Stanger, KwaZulu-Natal)
ACTIVITIES: Bird Watching, Mountain Biking, Swimming Pool, Walking, Fishing
Wellvale Private River Resort
Wellvale Resort, a top class eco-tourism hideaway, is only a short drive from King Shaka Airport and perfectly located for day trips to Dolphin Coast and some of South Africa’s finest beaches. more . . .
 Mackaya Bella Guest House(Durban, KwaZulu-Natal)
ACTIVITIES: Bird Watching, Painting, Swimming Pool
Mackaya Bella Guest House
It does not cost the earth to stay at eco-friendly, 4-star Mackaya Bella Guest House, famed for its indigenous garden, friendly hospitality and comfort. more . . .


 Shiluvari Lakeside Lodge(Elim, Makhado, Limpopo)
ACTIVITIES: Bird Watching, Swimming Pool, Walking, Cycling, Fishing
Shiluvari Lakeside Lodge
Charming and secluded - this idyllic retreat on the Banks of the Albasini Dam at the foot of the Luonde Mountains, is the perfect base from which to explore this 'land of legend".  more . . .
 Mashovhela Lodge(Louis Trichardt, Limpopo)
ACTIVITIES: Hiking, Bird Watching, Nature Trails, Swimming Pool, Walking, Weddings
Mashovhela Lodge
Mashovhela Lodge offers tranquil accommodation north of Louis Trichardt / Makhado in the Soutpansberg Mountains, just off the N1 from Polokwane to Musina more . . .
 24Riviere Private Game Farm(Mabatlane(Vaalwater), Limpopo)
ACTIVITIES: Game Viewing, Mountain Biking, Swimming Pool
24Riviere Private Game Farm
The farm is located on top of a mountain in the malaria free Waterberg Biosphere Reserve, only a 2.5 hour drive from Joberg Int. Airport. The atmosphere and beauty of this last undiscovered piece of S more . . .
 Otters Den River Lodge(Hoedspruit, Limpopo)
ACTIVITIES: Game Viewing, Hiking, Kayaking, Nature Trails, Canoeing, Walking, Fishing
Otters Den River Lodge
An exclusive hiking, birding, fishing, loafing break-away for nature lovers. One reaches the camp by crossing the Blyde River by suspension bridge, symbolizing your escape into wilderness. more . . .


 Five Assegais Country Estate(Nr Mpumalanga , Mpumalanga)
ACTIVITIES: Game Viewing, Hiking, Bird Watching, Mountain Biking, Motor Biking, Nature Trails, Swimming Pool, Walking, Cycling, Fishing
Five Assegais Country Estate
For the discerning lover of country life, Five Assegais Country Estate offers a single very private and exclusive luxury country house, with 3 double bedrooms en-suite and a kid's room for 4 . Origina more . . .
 Umlani Bushcamp(Mpumlanga, Mpumalanga)
ACTIVITIES: Game Viewing, Bird Watching, Swimming Pool, Walking
Umlani Bushcamp
Umlani Bushcamp offers an authentic wildlife experience in Big Five territory. View lion, leopard, elephant, buffalo and rhino and a huge vaiety of mammal and bird life. more . . .

Northern Cape

 Tswalu Kalahari Reserve(Kuruman, Northern Cape)
ACTIVITIES: Game Viewing, Bird Watching, Horse Riding, Nature Trails, Walking, Swimming Pool, Weddings
Tswalu Kalahari Reserve
Tswalu Kalahari Reserve, owned by the Oppenheimer family, is South Africa’s largest private game reserve. Motse and Tarkuni accommodate a maximum of 30 guests in over 100 000 hectares. more . . .

Western Cape

 Klippe Rivier Country House(Swellendam, Western Cape)
ACTIVITIES: Hiking, Bird Watching, Golf, Painting, Horse Riding, Nature Trails, Walking, Swimming Pool, Canoeing, Weddings
Klippe Rivier Country House
Kllippe Rivier is a magnificent Cape Dutch Homestead, situated on the outskirts of historic Swellendam, only two hours from Cape Town and the Garden Route more . . .
 Vineyard Hotel & Spa(Cape Town, Western Cape)
ACTIVITIES: Bird Watching, Painting, Yoga, Walking, Swimming Pool, Weddings
Vineyard Hotel & Spa
The Vineyard Hotel is a deluxe 207 roomed hotel, situated in six acres of attractive landscaped gardens on the banks of the Liesbeek River in the lush and leafy suburb of Newlands, Cape Town. more . . .
 Tierhoek Cottages(Robertson, Western Cape)
ACTIVITIES: Bird Watching, Mountain Biking, Nature Trails, Swimming Pool, Cycling, Walking
Tierhoek Cottages
Private, romantic, self-catering cottages nestled at the foot of the majestic Langeberg mountains near Robertson. Less then 2 hours from Cape Town you can find peace and privacy.  more . . .
 Villa Afrikana Guest Suites(Knysna, Western Cape)
ACTIVITIES: Diving, Sailing, Kayaking, Mountain Biking, Horse Riding, Nature Trails, Canoeing, Swimming Pool, Walking, Cycling, Hiking, Bird Watching, Golf, Beaches, Fishing
Villa Afrikana Guest Suites
Situated in Knysna, 5* graded Villa Afrikana is perched high above the town of Knysna, on a hill fittingly called “Paradise" more . . .
 Bloomestate Luxury Retreat(Swellendam , Western Cape)
ACTIVITIES: Game Viewing, Kayaking, Yoga, Mountain Biking, Horse Riding, Nature Trails, Walking, Cycling, Canoeing, Swimming Pool, Hiking, Bird Watching, Golf, Motor Biking, Fishing, Weddings
Bloomestate Luxury Retreat
Modern and colourful guesthouse on green and spacious gardens. Seven bright rooms, sunny terraces ,pool, natural lake, mountain views and open air jacuzzi.  more . . .
 Reflections Eco-Reserve(Wilderness, Western Cape)
ACTIVITIES: Diving, Hiking, Bird Watching, Golf, Kayaking, Mountain Biking, Beaches, Nature Trails, Cycling, Walking, Canoeing, Fishing, Weddings
Reflections Eco-Reserve
A luxury self catering eco lodge within the Garden Route National Park more . . .
 The Beach Camp(Paternoster, Western Cape)
ACTIVITIES: Diving, Hiking, Bird Watching, Kayaking, Mountain Biking, Beaches, Walking, Fishing
The Beach Camp
The Beach Camp is situated in Cape Columbine Nature reserve, which is the best flower reserve in South Africa. We are near the small fishing village of Paternoster and offer accommodation in our c more . . .
 Bartholomeus Klip Farmhouse(Hermon, Western Cape)
ACTIVITIES: Game Viewing, Hiking, Bird Watching, Kayaking, Mountain Biking, Nature Trails, Cycling, Canoeing, Walking, Swimming Pool, Fishing
Bartholomeus Klip Farmhouse
Enjoy game viewing and exceptional food at Bartholomeus Klip, on a working farm and fynbos nature reserve near Cape Town and the winelands. The luxurious Victorian farmhouse has four beautiful bedroo more . . .
 The Backpack & Africa Travel Centre(Cape Town, Western Cape)
ACTIVITIES: Hiking, Game Viewing, Kayaking, Mountain Biking, Cooking, Beaches, Nature Trails, Walking, Swimming Pool, Cycling
The Backpack & Africa Travel Centre
Making a difference is more than just an initiative of The Backpack & Africa Travel Centre. It is the way we are, the way we work and the way we live. more . . .
 De Kloof Luxury Estate(Swellendam, Western Cape)
ACTIVITIES: Game Viewing, Kayaking, Tennis, Painting, Yoga, Mountain Biking, Cooking, Horse Riding, Nature Trails, Walking, Cycling, Canoeing, Swimming Pool, Bird Watching, Golf, Motor Biking, Fishing, Weddings
De Kloof Luxury Estate
De Kloof Luxury estate, where history meets green organic trends, is situated in a green and secluded valley. Our hotel offers 5 star luxury and exceptional service. more . . .
 SAMARA PRIVATE GAME RESERVE(Graaff-Reinet, Western Cape)
ACTIVITIES: Game Viewing, Bird Watching, Tennis, Nature Trails, Swimming Pool, Walking, Weddings
3 elegant lodges on 70,000 acres, where wildlife roam again.Walk with the cheetah & celebrate the rebirth of a unique piece of Africa and experience a luxury safari in Eastern Cape. more . . .
 Jan Harmsgat Country House(Swellendam, Western Cape)
ACTIVITIES: Game Viewing, Hiking, Bird Watching, Golf, Mountain Biking, Horse Riding, Nature Trails, Cycling, Canoeing, Swimming Pool, Walking, Fishing
Jan Harmsgat Country House
This historic Cape Dutch farm c1723 offers a special ambience. Set amongst orchards of pecan nut, almond, and citrus trees. Homemade farm cheeses and preserves compliment the delicious meals on off more . . .
 Samhitakasha Cob House (Cape Town, Western Cape)
ACTIVITIES: Hiking, Bird Watching, Golf, Yoga, Mountain Biking, Beaches, Nature Trails, Walking, Fishing
Samhitakasha Cob House
"lives up to its reputation as Cape Town's greenest B&B" (Sunday Times, Feb 2010) - natural building materials and furnishings, organic food, beautiful setting close to beach, lake and mountain!  more . . .
 Angala Boutique Hotel and Guest House(Franschhoek, Western Cape)
ACTIVITIES: Hiking, Bird Watching, Golf, Mountain Biking, Cooking, Nature Trails, Walking, Swimming Pool
Angala Boutique Hotel and Guest House
Come and Restore, Renew & Recuperate body, mind & spirit in the peaceful surroundings of Cathbert Country Inn, a spectacular Retreat just outside Franschhoek (Cape Winelands, South Africa). more . . .

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