From spectacular tree houses to rural home stays, South Africa has all kinds of unique property choices to entertain the visitors. Holidaymakers, who are reserving their tickets aboard flights arriving in South Africa for experiencing ‘different’, will certainly not be disappointed.


South Africa has always been one of the most sought after destinations in the tourism world. The Rainbow Nation’s incredible wildlife, beaches, resort towns, city break getaways and copious other entertainment choices create endless possibilities for visitors here. When it comes to accommodation, the country is packed with all kinds of places to stay that vary from top notch hotels to the budget friendly inns. People taking holidays to the country and spending on tickets aboard flights in pursuit of a unique experience will find that there is no shortage of choices. Here are just four of the most extraordinary choices that might be just the ticket for those seeking off the beaten track accommodation options.

Daddy Long Legs, Cape Town

Crazy, funky, cool and contemporary – if these are things that come to traveller’s mind about their ideal accommodation when they grab their tickets to the flights arriving Cape Town, Daddy Long Legs is their favourite destination. Packed with uniqueness in every corner, each room has been designed with passion and is a work of art. The very soul of a poet, photographer, designer or musician manifests itself with full potential in each room as they were given complete freedom in designing the space. The hotel offers an unforgettable experience to the visitors. Décor is artistic and abstract theme has been used mostly. To push your curiosity to the next level, they have rooms named as The Emergency Room, The Photo Booth, Please Do Not Disturb and Far From Home.

Breakwater Lodge, Cape Town

For those who are fed up with conventional accommodation options and wish to try something totally unique, it cannot get better than Breakwater Lodge. The most unique thing about this property is that it has been a prison once. Now it has been completely transformed to offer offbeat accommodation to the Cape Town visitors. Tourists will be sleeping in the same place where once prisoners have been kept. Breakwater Lodge might have a dark history but the facilities now provided to the customers are great. Shops, restaurants, bars, and other entertainment options – everything is just a stone’s throw away.

Tsala Treetop Lodge, Plettenberg Bay

Situated between the Knysna and Plettenberg Bay, Tsala Treetop Lodge is a five star luxury hotel that has something better to offer than the typical properties. The hotel is hailed by a number of travellers to be one of the best hotels in the world. Tsala Treetop Lodge boasts an impressive blend of ancient African charm with the contemporary touch in everything. From the world class rooms to the intimate glassed-in lounges, everything is exquisite. As the hotel is surrounded by the lush greenery and breathtaking views, no matter where you are standing, every view is worth taking picture of. This property is certainly worth booking tickets on flights to South Africa.

Bulungula Lodge, Wild Coast

Beach, forest, lagoon and rolling hills – Bullungula lodge in the wild coast has one of the most perfect locations any property can possibly have. The place is famous for its amazingly clear sky. They are so proud of their crystal clear environment that if you do not see a shooting star within half an hour of looking at the sky, you can stay the night for free. The traditional life has a great impact here; community of Nqileni village owns 40% of the lodge. No matter if it is day or night, take a walk of the area around and you will always be welcomed with friendly smiles and a drink. People who are grabbing tickets to South Africa for experiencing the true tranquillity with uniqueness should definitely try this lodge.

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