Five Luxurious Bedrooms


What defines luxury in a bedroom? Perhaps it’s the addition of decadent en-suites or modern designs featuring elaborate décor that exudes a feel of royalty. It could be the use of exotic fabrics and delicious, rich textures, deep and luxurious colours or hues that bring joy and vibrancy to the room.

Or it could be art pieces and designs that add a personalised and thoughtful touch and unique accessories and furnishings that add character to the bedroom. After taking all of the above into consideration, here is a list of five local hotels and guesthouse with luxurious bedrooms.


The Nelson Mandela Platinum Suite

Located in the renowned Saxon Hotel, Sandton, is the epitome of bedroom luxury. The master bedroom boasts a king size four-poster bed, a separate bathroom with a decadent Jacuzzi bath and a walk-in rain shower and steam room. The warm wood and marble finishes add the perfect touch of luxury.


The magnificent Nelson Mandela Platinum Suite (400sq m / 4 305sq ft) is the epitome of the style and elegance for which the Saxon is renowned and features a guest bathroom, guest suite, separate lounge, dining room and study area with a desk and iPod docking station. The master bedroom has a comfortable king size four-poster bed, separate bathroom with a decadent Jacuzzi bath, walk-in rain shower and steam room. There is a fully equipped butler’s kitchen and 24-hour butler service. The suite offers views of the gardens and pool terrace and includes in suite check-in, complimentary breakfast, complimentary full mini bar and snacks, complimentary WiFi, use of the Spa Hydro Facilities, 24-hour butler service, complimentary bottle of French Champagne on arrival and private return airport transfers. To book please contact or call +27 11 292 6000. #grandluxuryhotels #luxurytravel #luxury #luxurylife #luxurylifestyle #luxe #luxurious #exclusive #hotel #beautiful #africa #southafrica #johannesburg #interiordesign #insidertip #wanderlust #retreat #destination #sunshine #richinhistory #LDRS #SaxonQunu #foodie #foodstagram #lifeofluxury

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The Jabula Tent

Thanda Safari Private Game Reserve’s Jabula Tent is the perfect blend of African getaway and luxury experience. The tent hosts a king-sized bed and separate lounge, en-suite canvas bathroom with an outdoor shower, splash pool and incredible views.



Ellerman House

Located in Bantry Bay, Cape Town, Ellerman House is home to luxury rooms with private terraces and amazing oceanic views. The double doors open up to a private terrace, which overlooks a lush indigenous garden. This is the perfect bedroom to relax in, with a cocktail and perhaps some good company.



The One & Only

The name, Presidential Suite says it all. Located in Cape Town, this luxurious suite features 2 bedrooms each with king-size beds and decadent bathrooms fit for royalty. The flooring, curtaining, textures and linen all create an atmosphere of ultimate luxury.


The Royal Malewane

African House at the Royal Malewane, located in the gorgeous Kruger National Park, boasts vast views of Africa’s exotic nature from the bedroom. The en-suite bedrooms each have private outside showers and the most gorgeous antique furnishings. Silk and other rich textures as well as incredilble Persian rugs add the final luxurious finishes to the rooms.

Africa House is a six bedroom safari villa at Royal Malewane in South Africa’s Greater Kruger National Park. The ultimate space for a family vacation, Africa House includes a private chef, butler and your own dedicated ranger and tracker. ___________ Royal Malewane was voted one of the 50 Best Resorts in the World in the Conde Nast Traveler Reader’s Choice Awards 2017. ___________ #safari #southafrica #krugernationalpark #rca2017 #beautifulhotels #travel #style #design #big5 #colour #lizbiden #nature #wild #luxurytravel #vacation #reisen #voyage #viajar #viagem #comfort #family #familyvacation #uniquehotels #resort #lodge #instagood #interiordesign #hotel #africa #bucketlist @royalmalewane @theroyalportfolio

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