Safari News

&Beyond Ngala Safari Lodge reopens in South Africa

&Beyond Ngala Safari Lodge reopens in South Africa

9th Aug 2016 Hotel News Tourism News

The old family favourite &Beyond Ngala Safari Lodge, which sits on a big five private game reserve that shares unfenced borders with the Kruger National Park in South Africa, has re-opened following a US$2 million rebuild and refurbishment. The brilliant transformation and elegant new look has kept Ngala’s genteel and romantic safari feel but enhanced the guest offering.

American carriers ban game trophies from flights

American carriers ban game trophies from flights

3rd Aug 2015 Airline News Tourism News

Delta Air Lines has said it will ban shipment of all lion, leopard, elephant, rhinoceros and buffalo trophies worldwide as freight. The news follows a similar announcement from American Airlines earlier. Both airlines acted to ban the shipment of big-game trophies on flights after the illegal killing of Cecil the lion in Zimbabwe.

Singita Ebony to re-launch in South Africa this summer

Singita Ebony to re-launch in South Africa this summer

19th May 2015 Hotel News

This July, Singita will unveil a complete re-design of its original lodge, Singita Ebony, in South Africa. Singita Ebony is where the Singita story began twenty-two years ago on land owned by Singita founder, Luke Bailes. The re-launch will complete Singita’s reinvention of its private 45,000 acre game reserve that is set within the Sabi Sand.

Elewana and Cheli & Peacock create a new east African union

Elewana and Cheli & Peacock create a new east African union

Cheli & Peacock and Elewana have announced that, subject to Competitions Authority of Kenya approval, Cheli & Peacock’s Kenyan safari camp portfolio will be merged with the Elewana Collection in early 2015. Stefano Cheli, chief executive of Cheli & Peacock commented: “I am extremely pleased to announce this exciting step for Cheli & Peacock as I believe that by joining the Elewana Collection we will be ensuring a bright and successful future for all.

Encounter Mara roll out special offers

Encounter Mara roll out special offers

19th Nov 2012 Hotel News

Kenya safari experience, Encounter Mara has launched two special offers targeting guests hoping to experience the spectacular Masai Mara during the popular Christmas period. These offers include a free hot air balloon ride during which guests will glimpse the stunning Masai Mara from the air.