Karkloof Safari Spa, Wellness & Wildlife Retreat
The Best Luxury Destination Spa in Africa
The timeless Karkloof Safari Spa has won numerous international awards for the high level of service from internationally trained Thai therapists and staff, our world class spa facilities and passion for conserving the surrounding natural environment.
Recognised as Africa’s largest spa and the best luxury destination spa in Africa, guests can enjoy unlimited spa treatments and access to the spa’s hydrotherapy facilities during their stay. Personalised weight loss, detox and wellness programmes are also available at the wellness centre for those guests with specific health and fitness goals in mind.
This luxury safari spa in Kwa-Zulu Natal has specially-developed signature treatments that will leisurely take our guests on a restorative and rejuvenating spa experience.
There are 17 spacious treatments rooms available at the spa, each with magnificent views of the surrounding valley. The spa was designed and built to seamlessly merge with the natural surroundings and environmentally friendly methods have been used throughout the construction process. Living roofs and thatched walkways are just two of the eco-conscious elements of the design.
As Africa’s safari spa of choice, Karkloof Safari spa is open from 9am to 8pm daily and guests are invited to enjoy scrumptious refreshments from the Greens & Teas Spa Café between treatments.
Karkloof Safari Spa Facilities
- Hydrotherapy facilities
These include Kniepp pools, a floatation pool, sauna and steam rooms, indoor roman bath and open air Jacuzzi. All guests may enjoy unlimited access to all hydrotherapy facilities throughout their stay.
- A reflection lounge
This is an area specifically designed for reflection and contemplation. Our integrative and holistic approach to wellness encourages our guests to find emotional and mental clarity and peace.
- Greens & Teas Café
Delicious healthy meals, refreshments and teas can be enjoyed at the café before, after or in between treatments.
- 17 spacious treatments rooms
Our rooms are designed to showcase the natural beauty of the surrounding landscape as well as provide our guests with spacious environment in which to enjoy the many spa treatments on offer.
- Glass fronted manicure and pedicure lounge
Hand and foot treatments are offered in the luxurious glass fronted manicure and pedicure lounge at Africa’s 7 star property.
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Amarula Best Retreats in Africa Award 2009 – “Leading Wellness Retreat”
Professional Beauty Award 2009 – “The Best Hotel/Resort Spa” 2009
SA Tourism Welcome Award 2009 – Overall winner “Best Accommodation Provider”
Tatler Spa Award – “Most Exciting New Discovery for 2009”
The Good Safari Guide Gala Award – “Best Safari Spa 2010″
World Luxury Spa Awards™ 2011 – “Best Luxury Destination Spa in Africa”
Good Safari Guide Award 2011 – “Best Safari Spa Africa”
World Luxury Spa Awards 2012 – “Best Luxury Safari Spa”