Luxury African Villas

Go Wild, Stay Safe

Your home away from home on the open plains of Africa, with the utmost safety and security, free from the heavy footfall of crowds and busy city life. Our handpicked selection of African luxury villas are in the most beautiful and pristine wilderness areas, allowing you to reconnect, restore and rewild.

Let Africa be your classroom and the wilderness your teacher from the comfort of a luxury villa.

Your Private Villa in Africa Awaits

Imagine traveling as a family or small group of friends and having the around-the-clock services of a dedicated butler, chef and guide who works with ROAR AFRICA to ensure that your precious time away is perfectly attuned to your schedule, wants and dreams. ROAR VILLAS offers seamless, ultra-luxe solutions from both a practical and safety perspective for those guests looking for longer idyllic stays and rarified experiences tucked away from the heavy footfall of tourism.  

With our curated offering, you not only get to enjoy dining, game drives and personalized activities as you wish, experiencing the sanctity of Africa entirely on your terms, but every villa we offer has been personally vetted by us and thus is guaranteed to offer the utmost luxury, stellar service, world-class cuisine and of course the kind of insider access ROAR AFRICA is renowned for. 

Explore our variety of African luxury villas available to be your haven of rest and relaxation while on safari. 

Safari Villas

Envision a safari experience tailored entirely to you. African luxury villas redefine luxury in the wild, offering an unparalleled blend of adventure, refinement and total relaxation. Consider these exquisite villas and luxury homes in Africa as your private havens, designed with every comfort in mind. 

Guests Sitting Around Fire Table at Castleton, Award-Winning Private Safari Lodge


This original Victorian-era homestead that sleeps 12 is the former family home of Singita’s founder Luke Bailes – and comprises the main house as well as six thatch-and-mud cottages. Enjoy the best elements of this award-winning private safari lodge in an idyllic location on your terms with a private field guide and tracker for daily game drives.

Africa House

Royal Malewane’s ultra-luxurious Africa House is a six-bedroom, exclusive-use villa that exudes the romance and beauty of a bygone era. This self-contained bush paradise will allow your group to relax in six en-suite bedrooms all with their own decks, outside showers and plush furnishings whilst enjoying the services of a dedicated private chef, game ranger, tracker and game vehicle.

Luxury Pool Deck at Royal Malewane’s Africa House
Family and Travel Guide Relaxing by Pool at The Farmstead at Royal Malewane

The Farmstead

The Farmhouse at Royal Malewane is a three and a half bedroom private villa complete with a private deck and swimming pool that is ideal for families. In addition, the services of a private chef, housekeeper and butler as well as a private safari vehicle and a dedicated Ranger and Tracker are included.

Mapogo House

Mapogo House, Mvula House and Karula House at Cheetah Plains are three exclusive-use, contemporary, designer bush villas that each come with 2 lounges, indoor dining and outdoor boma areas, wine cellars & heated swimming pool as well as dedicated game viewing vehicles and a designated field guide for the duration of your stay.

Mapogo House Luxury African Safari Villa - Exclusive Bush Villas by ROAR AFRICA
Tswalu Tarkuni Luxury Safari Villa - Outdoor Dining Area with Fire Table & Seating

Tswalu Tarkuni

Voted one of National Geographic Magazine’s Unique Lodges of the World, Tarkuni Villa offers a unique window on the bush for those traveling with families or a group of friends. This five-star private villa with five luxurious suites offers exceptional comfort, elegance and unparalleled service in a home away from home environment in the heart of the Kalahari. 

Cederberg House

An intimate private villa sumptuously decorated using local design and an enviable collection of South African art, Cederberg House can host up to four guests in utter seclusion and luxurious comfort. Located within close proximity to the award-winning, family-owned Bushman’s Kloof Retreat, Cederberg House offers two large master suites, a private pool, indoor and outdoor living and entertaining areas and world-class service from a caring team. 

View of Valley from Cederberg House - Bushman’s Kloof Retreat Luxury Villa

Winelands Villas

Embrace the unparalleled luxury of a private villa escape in South Africa's exquisite Winelands. These exquisite villas in South Africa are your sanctuaries set in the heart of one of the world's most acclaimed wine regions. 

La Rive - Luxury African Home in the Franschhoek winelands

La Rive

This exclusive-use, six-bedroomed property located in the picturesque Franschhoek Winelands has to be seen to be believed. Sumptuously decorated in a mix of colonial English and Dutch decorative traditions, a live-in chef and butler are part of the package.

La Residence

Located in the beautiful Winelands valley of Franschhoek, La Residence is situated on a private 30-acre farm complete with vineyards, orchards, a dam, manicured gardens and a magnificent pool. Stay in one of six luxurious, individually designed vineyard suites that function as stand-alone villas, with butlers and private chefs at your disposal. 

La Residence - Luxury African Home in the Winelands Valley of Franschhoek
Bird's Eye View of The Homestead - 6 Bedroom Luxury African Villa

The Homestead

Set amid olive groves, vineyards and soaring mountains in Stellenbosch’s picturesque Banghoek Valley, The Homestead is an exclusive-use, six bedroom villa that combines 200-years of Cape Dutch heritage with meticulously restored, contemporary interiors. Facilities include extensive indoor and outdoor entertainment areas, a gated pool and a private gym

Delaire Graff Owners Villa

One of the most exclusive private residences in Southern Africa, every facet of the 7,100 ft2 Owner’s Villa has been designed to provide guests with the ultimate Cape Winelands experience. Seamlessly integrating an incredible selection of art from Laurence Graff’s personal collection, the four-bedroom Villa is a masterclass in luxury living offering complete peace and privacy.

View of Delaire Graff Owners Villa with Cape Winelands Valley in Background

Cape Town Villas

Cape Town's crown jewels await at your very own South Africa villa. Cape Town's luxury villas offer a unique escape – sophisticated elegance embraced by breathtaking beauty of the city, land and sea. 

View of The Thatch House from The Water - Luxury Villa in Cape Town, South Africa

The Thatch House

Enjoy the privacy of the Hermanus freshwater lagoon at this exclusive-use private villa an hour from Cape Town. At this intimate and appealing option for multi-generational groups, guest suites are expansive, décor stylish and activities such as kayaking, stand-up paddle-boarding, water skiing, tennis and golf are part of the package, As is a private chef who will ensure your every gastronomic request is satisfied.


Perched on the slopes of Lion’s Head, this unique architectural villa’s sweeping views of the Twelve Apostles mountain range and the Atlantic Ocean beyond it delivers a luxurious five-star experience in every one of its five bedrooms and vast entertaining and outdoor areas. 

The Obsidian - Luxury Cape Town Villa on Lion’s Head in Twelve Apostles mountains

Zimbabwe Villas

Escape the ordinary and embrace Zimbabwean warmth, authenticity and wild beauty. Imagine yourself in a private African luxury villa, your sanctuary amidst breathtaking vistas. Wake to the call of exotic birds and witness a sunrise unlike any other. These incredible properties promise an unforgettable stay amidst our world’s last truly wild landscapes 

Malilangwe House - Luxury Pamushana Villa in Zimbabwe overlooking Malilangwe Dam

Malilangwe House

As extraordinary and colorful as its location, the intimacy, detailing and palatial proportions of the five-bedroomed Pamushana Villa is an experience in itself with bold African prints, oversized furnishings and a spectacular vantage point over Malilangwe Dam, a hotbed of biodiversity and wildlife. 

Matetsi River House

The River House at Matetsi Victoria Falls is a 4-bedroom private villa, positioned within the 136,000-acre Matetsi Private Game Reserve, close to Victoria Falls. The ideal home-away-from-home, offering spacious indoor and outdoor lounge and dining areas as well as a private pool, where guests are looked after by a dedicated team, including a private chef and butler. A personal guide and tracker, with a private safari vehicle, ensure a tailor-made safari experience. 

The River House - Privat Villa at Matetsi Victoria Falls

Tanzania Villas

Tanzania beckons with a symphony of luxury unlike any other. Imagine waking in your private Serengeti villa, the iconic savannah unfolding endlessly before you. 

View of Elephants From Pool Patio Overlooking Game Reserve - Serengeti House - Luxury African Villa in Tanzania

Serengeti House

Serengeti House is an intimate and luxurious exclusive-use villa where unique African art and anthropological artifacts and a sun-bleached palette bring the soul of Africa and its vast grassy plains indoors. Two sumptuous suites in the main house and two garden suites have sole use of a 25m infinity pool, a private tennis court, a pavilion and gym.

Kenya Villas

These exquisite luxury villas in Kenya are havens of comfort and tranquility. Our curation of African luxury villas are your own unforgettable oasis, perfectly blending relaxation, cultural immersion and the thrill of discovery in beautiful spaces designed for reconnection and rest. 

Segera House

Absolute luxury, bespoke service and generous all-inclusive offerings combine to give you exceptional privacy in six thatched exclusive-use villas that combine bespoke contemporary interiors and safari style in a botanical sculpture garden setting.

Giraffes Outside the Segera House: Luxury African Villas in Kenya

Rwanda Villas

Immerse in the restorative magic, energy and beauty of The Land of a Thousand Hills. Your private Rwandan sanctuary awaits as a haven for rest and relaxation among the forest. Call this African luxury villa home after transformative days of gorilla and chimpanzee encounters shrouded in the storied mists of Volcanoes and Nyungwe National Parks. 

Exterior of the Kataza House: Secluded Private Villa in Rwanda

Kataza House

Designed for exclusive use, Kataza House is a secluded villa that comes with a private chef and host, as well as exquisite open living spaces, indoor and outdoor fireplaces, pools, a gym and media room. Villa guests are also able to access all facilities of the nearby Singita Kwitonda Lodge, including its impressive on-site garden and nursery.

Seychelles Villas

Awake to the gentle, salty caress of the Seychelles’ breeze and the whisper of the Indian Ocean. Our private Seychelles villas are the ultimate in luxurious escapes that redefine island living surrounded by sapphire waters, thriving marine life and pristine white sand. 

North Island

Villa North is an 8,000-square-foot, three-story bolt-hole that is laid out over a series of wooden decks with marble baths, indoor and outdoor showers, plunge pools, an en-suite kitchen and an in-house chef. With the coralline seas visible from every angle of the villa not to mention your own private coconut grove and direct access to your own private beach – this is barefoot luxury at its very best.

Couple Sitting outside Villa North with Tortoise - North Island Seychelles Luxury Villas
Elegant Furnishings and Ocean View from Inside Six Senses Zil Pasyon - Luxury Seychelles Villas

Six Senses Zil Pasyon

Six Sense Zil Payson’s three- and four-bedroom residences offer the ultimate in exclusivity starting with their location on a private island. No detail has gone unchecked with handmade mattresses topped with Hanse organic pillows and duvets just one of many luxury additions in the elegantly furnished properties. If you’re here to take advantage of the health and wellness aspects of the island, tailormade menus can be enjoyed in your residence each day, along with spa treatments and yoga classes.

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