Why: Private-use safari properties plus easy beach trip extensions
The beautiful KwaZulu-Natal province is one of the best places to visit as a family during the Winter (December and January) school holidays due to its year-round warm weather. With so much to offer visiting families, including authentic Zulu cultural experiences, incredible scenery, mesmerising wildlife and fantastic game reserves, such as Phinda Private Game Reserve (one of our South African favourites!) The KZN also boasts a stunning Indian Ocean coastline with stunning warm-water beaches, making this the perfect destination for a family safari and beach adventure, offering maximum experience but minimal travel time between properties.
Recommended accommodation Phinda Homestead: A home away from home, within the most opulent of settings. Perfectly suited for large family groups, you will have a full team of staff on-hand to cater for your every need. This stylish, luxury villa can sleep up to 8 people, includes private game vehicles and offers facilities sure to appeal to all generations of your family including a gym and private swimming pool.