Ethos African Snippets

MALAMALA
The re-imagination of the old MalaMala Main Camp is now 90% complete and, if the first images are anything to go by, the transformation has been a resounding success! Professional images will follow soon, but for now we are delighted to share a sneaky peek with you of the (now renamed) MalaMala Camp. Read more...

GHOST MOUNTAIN INN
Ghost Mountain Inn recently experienced some very challenging guests but we're happy to report the hotel is still in one piece and most of the staff have now recovered. Read more...

MACHABA SAFARIS
Machaba Safaris will be including a Conservation and Community Levy(CCL) of USD 15 per person per night at all the Machaba Safaris camps. This is for all new bookings only, commencing on the 1st September 2018 for all new bookings travelling after 11th January 2019. Read more...

SERENA
This issue of the Serena Newsletter includes flamingos, monkeys, wildebeest, a baby rhino and an exhibitionist mommy turtle!

14 years ago, the dream to expand the Serena Hotels footprint into Uganda became a reality and to celebrate this great milestone, we are pleased to share 14 memorable stories from our most valuable asset - our amazing staff. Starting with Mercy Kateera, Sulaiman Mazinga and Edwin Chemisto.

East Africa is not exactly world renowned for Golf, but there are a few gems that golfers may like to know about, listed within easy reach of a Serena property, the most notable of which is the Lake Victoria Serena, which is one of a handful of golf resorts in East Africa. Read more...

THE BLUE TRAIN
What better way to wend your way to the Greater Kruger for a safari in style than on board the iconic Blue Train? Check out the latest departure dates and information on how to build this into your itinerary here.

FANCOURT
Fancourt is a fantastic base from which to explore the Garden Route with so many options for family day trips you can do from the resort. And there is certainly no shortage of things to do from the youngest to the oldest at Fancourt which is why we recommend families Stay and Play with us for at least a week. Read more...

FAIRLAWNS
Anyone that has stepped inside the enchanting Fairlawns Boutique Hotel & Spa will know that it is a literal treasure trove of art and imagination, adorned with eclectic paintings, photographs, masks, ornaments, African beadwork and indigenous carvings. Its also the perfect base from which to explore the Arty side of Jo'burg - be it local galleries and markets or the vibrant Maboneng by bicycle! Read more...