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Constance Lemuria Seychelles

Praslin, Seychelles

The exclusive 5-star deluxe Constance Lemuria with its own 18-hole championship golf course opened in December...

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Super Luxury
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Constance Tsarabanjina

Helville, Madagascar

Featuring azure blue water, powder soft beaches, and private bungalows fenced by tropical plants, choose from...

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Classic Luxury
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91
Excellent

Constance Belle Mare Plage

Belle Mare, Poste de Flacq, Mauritius

Situated along a two kilometer white sand beach, the Constance Belle Mare Plage combines Constance chic style...

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Classic Luxury
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94
Excellent

Constance Le Prince Maurice

Poste de Flacq, Mauritius

Designed by architectural mastermind Jean Marc Eynaud and designer David Edwards, Constance Le Prince Maurice...

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Super Luxury
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85
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Situated on two of the most beautiful beaches on the island of Mahe, overlooking the marine national park...

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Classic Luxury
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90
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Twelve Apostles Hotel and Spa

Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa

The award-winning Twelve Apostles Hotel and Spa is situated on Cape Town’s – if not the world’s most...

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Classic Luxury
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Five Star Alliance Perk:
All guests that make a reservation with Five Star Alliance receive full breakfast for each guest daily; a two course lunch per person, once during the stay; and one afternoon tea per person, once during the stay. Guests booking a suite and staying a minimum of three nights also receive two complimentary spa treatments. Also, subject to availability at the time of check in/departure, an upgrade, early check-in, and late check-out.
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One&Only Cape Town

Cape Town, South Africa

Amidst the vibrant playground of one of the world's most fascinating cities, cradled between the scenic wonder...

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Classic Luxury
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93
Excellent

Cape Grace

Cape Town, South Africa

Situated on a private quay, nestled between the working harbour of Cape Town's bustling Victoria & Alfred...

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Along a vast sandy beach, Hasdrubal Yasmine Hamammet is a magnificent stopover where you will discover the...

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Classic Luxury
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85
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Hyatt Regency Dar es Salaam

Dar es Salaam, Tanzania

A stay at Hyatt Regency Dar es Salaam, The Kilimanjaro offers a variety of possibilities to keep you entertained....

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Classic Luxury
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89
Excellent

Dhevatara Beach Hotel

Praslin, Seychelles

Dhevatara is the expression of our take of Barefoot Luxury, a new concept to the current trend of a gilded...

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Boutique/Design
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89
Excellent

Four Seasons Hotel Casablanca

Casablanca, Morocco

Cool and avant-garde on the beachfront of Morocco’s largest city, Four Seasons Hotel Casablanca enjoys a...

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Classic Luxury
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The Westin Soma Bay

Soma Bay, Red Sea, Egypt

Located within the year-round resort destination of Soma Bay on Egypt’s Red Sea Riviera, The Westin Soma...

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Classic Luxury
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93
Excellent

Park Hyatt Zanzibar

Stone Town, Zanzibar, Tanzania

Sitting majestically on the beachfront in the heart of Stone Town, a designated UNESCO heritage site, Park...

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Mazagan Beach Resort

El Jadida, Morocco

A unique resort destination, Mazagan offers a variety of accommodation and activities choices: Rooms with...

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Boutique/Design
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86
Very Good

Banyan Tree Seychelles

Mahe, Seychelles

Picture the sun on your skin, sand at your feet and time on your hands. At Banyan Tree Seychelles resort,...

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Classic Luxury
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95
Excellent

Four Seasons Resort Mauritius at Anahita offers 123 spacious villas and residences designed to inspire connection...

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Classic Luxury
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83
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Anantara Bazaruto Island Resort and Spa

Bazaruto Island, Mozambique

Fulfill your escapist dreams on the private island of Bazaruto, in a jewel-like archipelago off the coast...

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Arabella Hotel and Spa

Hermanus, Cape Town, South Africa

Perfectly placed in the heart of one of the world’s richest plant kingdoms, this five-star retreat offers...

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Classic Luxury
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93
Excellent

The Oberoi Sahl Hasheesh

Hurghada Red Sea, Egypt

The Oberoi, Sahl Hasheesh is a luxurious all-suite resort set on the coast of the Red Sea at Hurghada. With...

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Classic Luxury
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90
Excellent

The Plettenberg

Plettenberg Bay, South Africa

The Plettenberg, a 5 star Relais & Chateaux Hotel built on a rocky headland with breathtaking vistas of the...

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Classic Luxury
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95
Excellent

The Oberoi Mauritius

Pointe Aux Piments, Mauritius

The Oberoi, Mauritius sits amidst twenty acres of lush, sub-tropical garden, and enjoys an unrivaled position...

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Classic Luxury
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85
Very Good

Zanzibar Serena Inn

Zanzibar, Tanzania

Idyllically situated on the sea front of ancient Stone Town, washed by the aquamarine waters of the Zanzibar...

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Classic Luxury
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91
Excellent

Banyan Tree Tamouda Bay

Fnideq, Morocco

Positioned between the Rif Mountains and the Mediterranean Sea, Banyan Tree Tamouda Bay, Morocco offers waterfront...

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The Westin Mauritius Turtle Bay Resort and Spa, formerly The Grand Mauritian Resort and Spa, is located in...

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Classic Luxury
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Shangri-La's Le Touessrok Resort

Trou d’Eau Douce, Mauritius

Following a major renovation in late 2015, Shangri-La's Le Touessrok Resort is a fully refurbished luxury...

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Super Luxury
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94
Excellent

Live the Legend at Sofitel Old Cataract Aswan, a luxury 5-star hotel in a 19th-century Victorian palace on...

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Classic Luxury
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90
Excellent

The Table Bay Hotel

Cape Town, South Africa

Between Robben Island and Table Mountain you’ll discover the famed Table Bay Hotel. During the day the cool...

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Classic Luxury
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Strand Taba Heights

Taba Heights, Egypt

Lapped by the Red Sea on Egypt’s Sinai Peninsula, Strand Beach & Golf Resort Taba Heights offers a year-round...

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Classic Luxury
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87
Excellent

One&Only Le Saint Geran

Mauritius, Mauritius

Note: The resort will close in February 2017 for this extensive renovation and will re-emerge in late 2017,...

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Classic Luxury
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85
Very Good

LUX* Saint Gilles

Saint-Gilles-Les-Bains, Reunion Island, Reunion Island

Located on the western coast of this lush volcanic island, LUX Saint Gilles (formerly LUX Ile de La Reunion)...

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Classic Luxury
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97
Excellent

Royal Palm Hotel

Grand Baie, Mauritius

Elegantly set along a magnificent beach on the protected northern coast of Mauritius, the Royal Palm combines...

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Classic Luxury
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Fregate Island Private Seychelles

Fregate Island, Seychelles

Four degrees south of the equator, Fregate is an island of outstanding natural beauty; giant granite boulders...

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Classic Luxury
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90
Excellent

Essque Zalu Zanzibar

Zanzibar, Zanzibar, Tanzania

Nestled along a natural cove, Essque Zalu Zanzibar is a contemporary property with 40 individual suites and...

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Five Star Alliance Perk:

All guests making reservations with Five Star Alliance receive flowers and a fruit basket upon arrival, a welcome drink at the Baobab Bar, and flexible check in and check out times. 

Anantara Medjumbe Island Resort and Spa

Medjumbe Island, Mozambique

Idyllically located on a tiny private island in the jewel-like Quirimbas Archipelago off the northern coast...

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Boutique/Design
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93
Excellent

Four Seasons Sharm El Sheikh

Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt

Enjoy a seaside resort experience unparalleled in the Middle East. Five minutes from the international airport,...

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Classic Luxury
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88
Excellent

Maradiva Villas Resort and Spa

Flic-en-Flac, Mauritius

Overlooking the blue waters of Tamarin Bay, Maradiva Villas Resort and Spa is an all-villa Resort of Mauritian...

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Classic Luxury
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92
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Brilliantly green coastline reveals tree-house villas perched on a jungled hillside. Lounge by your plunge...

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Classic Luxury
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Six Senses Zil Pasyon

Victoria, Mahé, Seychelles

Tucked away on the private island of Félicité, the Six Senses Zil Pasyon consists of contemporary villas...

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L'Heure Bleue

Nosy Be Island, Madagascar

L'Heure Bleue is located directly on the Madirokely beach. Its atmosphere is both chic and bohemian, and...

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Boutique/Design
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84
Very Good

Seabirds skim the azure waters of the Indian Ocean, schools of fish flurry just below the surface, and the...

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Classic Luxury
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84
Very Good

The PortsWood Hotel

Cape Town, South Africa

Originally built as part of the convict's station, today, The PortsWood is the type of place where you are...

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Le Meridien Ile Maurice

Pointe Aux Piments, Mauritius

Situated on the northwest coast of Mauritius, on the bay of Pointe Aux Piments with 800 meters of white sandy...

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Classic Luxury
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82
Very Good

Steigenberger Cecil Alexandria lets you experience all the splendor of this amazing city first hand. Conveniently...

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Classic Luxury
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Pestana Bazaruto Lodge

Bazaruto Island, Mozambique

Please note: The Lodge is temporarily closed. Pestana Bazaruto Lodge is one of only a few exclusive...

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