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Top 10 Luxury Hotels with a Swimming Pool and Spa in South Africa

Top 10 Luxury Hotels with a Swimming Pool and Spa in South Africa

South Africa is one of the top family friendly holiday destinations, overflowing with action packed resorts, blue flag beaches, safari parks and city fun. The country caters to adults and children of all ages. Check our top ten luxury hotels with a swimming pool and spa to give you some ideas on finding the perfect accommodation for your family friendly holiday this year.

Kapama River Lodge

The Kapama River Lodge offers an indulgent spa. The River Lodge Spa offers a range of African treatments with fully trained and experienced therapists. There is a spa pool and relaxation area to use during your stay. For the family, enjoy a refreshing dip in the new swimming pool with cocktail bar.

Image: Indulgent spa treatments at the Kapama River Lodge

Kapama Buffalo Camp

Kapama Buffalo Camp offers a rim flow swimming pool with spectacular views. The Kapama Spa and Wellness Centre provides pampering treatments, a spa pool and a steam room.  Relax in a sun lounger while the children enjoy the pool or simply relax and indulge at the on-site spa.

Image: The refreshing outdoor swimming pool at the Kapama Buffalo Camp

Kariega Game Reserve - Settlers Drift

Kariega Game Reserve – Settlers Drift boasts an outdoor swimming pool to keep you cool on hot summer days. The Kariega Wellness Centre is a place to relax and rejuvenate. They provide luxury treatments and therapies, including energizing massages and facials with two treatment rooms in the main lodge.

Image: The beautiful rim flow outdoor swimming pool with spectacular views at the Kariega Game Reserve - Settlers Drift

The Oyster Box

In addition to the two outdoor swimming pools, you will find a secret garden spa at The Oyster Box. Only a few steps from the Indian Ocean, the spa offers a serene space with a host of quality treatments and experienced therapists. Just what you need to help you relax during your holidays.

Image: The luxurious on-site spa at The Oyster Box

Kapama Karula

Kapama Karula offers an on-site spa and wellness centre, offering pampering treatments after a day of safaris. The spa offers a pool and steam room, a chance to relax, unwind and rejuvenate during your stay.  They boast four treatment rooms, fine quality products and a hydrotherapy room with steam room and ice plunge.

Image: The outdoor swimming pool at Kapama Karula

La Residence

La Residence provides a family friendly holiday experience with a refreshing swimming pool and relaxing spa. The spa offers a range of beauty treatments and massages, a chance to relax and unwind. It provides the ultimate in luxury with the chance to spoil yourself while on holiday.

Image: Beautiful swimming pool at La Residence, Franschhoek.

Mount Nelson, A Belmond Hotel, Cape Town

The Mount Nelson, a Belmond Hotel, Cape Town, is an iconic hotel in the heart of the city. The hotel boasts an outdoor swimming pool and the Librisa Spa. Enjoy indulgent therapies with relaxing treatment rooms. There is a French sauna, eight spacious treatment rooms, steam bath, plunge pool and a conservatory offering a herbal tea selection. They offer a Kids Club, so children are entertained while you enjoy your spa experience.

Image: Librisa Spa at the Mount Nelson, A Belmond Hotel, Cape Town

Lalibela Game Reserve Kichaka Lodge

This game reserve offers an outdoor swimming pool and a chance to relax at the on-site spa with a sauna, steam room and a host of high quality treatments. They provide customised treatments based on your unique needs, ensuring you leave in harmony with yourself and the environment.

Image: Luxury spa at Lalibela Game Reserve Kichaka Lodge

Last Word Constantia

Last Word Constantia is set among the wine farms, within close proximity to Cape Town centre. The hotel offers an outdoor swimming pool, the perfect place for a refreshing dip after exploring the sights. Take some time for yourself with the on-site health and wellness centre, that offers a complete range of customised massages and treatments based on your needs.

Image: Relaxing swimming pool at Last Word Constantia

Cape Grace managed by Accor

The Cape Grace is set in the heart of the V&A Waterfront in Cape Town offering indulgent Kalahari Signature Massages, anti-ageing treatments, facials, manicures and pedicures, and hair treatments. The spa will leave you feeling revived and refreshed. The five treatment rooms are designed to offer peace and restoration with warmed massage beds and spectacular Table Mountain Views or Marina views. There is also the convenience of an outdoor swimming pool.

Image: The spa at the Cape Grace Hotel with spectacular Table Mountain views
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