Virgin Limited Edition is Sir Richard Branson’s collection of award-winning hotels and retreats chosen for their beautiful locations and magnificent surroundings. There are eight different properties to choose from around the world, each offering a sense of style, luxury, exceptional personal service and fun
Located in the Sabi Sand Reserve in South Africa, Ulusaba is known for the quality of its safari experience, with some of the most experienced Rangers and Trackers in the country. During twice daily game drives, guests will have the opportunity to spot the Big 5 and more! Ulusaba has 20 rooms and suites spread over two lodges: Rock Lodge, including the beautiful Cliff Lodge, and Safari Lodge, guests can choose to stay either high up on the koppie or in the heart of the bush. For the ultimate experience, guests can share their time between both lodges.
Mont Rochelle is a stunning 22-bedroom hotel, 4-bedroom Manor House and vineyard just under an hour’s drive from Cape Town in the town of Franschhoek in South Africa. Franschhoek is a traditional vineyard town in the Western Cape Province and is considered the food and wine capital of South Africa. Mont Rochelle is the perfect location for rest and relaxation and with a 37-hectare vineyard, guests are encouraged to sample the delicious home-grown wines.
Meaning ‘beautiful place’ in Swahili, Mahali Mzuri is Sir Richard Branson’s 12-tented luxury safari camp in Kenya. It is located in the private Olare Motorogi Conservancy in the wider Maasai Mara ecosystem and is perfectly placed to enjoy the abundant year-round wildlife including the annual Great Migration. Besides the twice-daily game drives, guests can also enjoy the 12-metre infinity pool, bar and lounge, spa treatments and special community tours to meet members of the Maasai tribes.
Kasbah Tamadot is a 28-bed magical retreat located in Asni, a little village and marketplace in the foothills of the stunning Atlas Mountains in Morocco. The romantic setting is perfect for a truly authentic cultural discovery of Moroccan food and customs. At every turn, guests will be immersed in Kasbah Tamadot’s rich history, with antiques dotted around each room. Kasbah Tamadot proudly recruits 98% of its staff from the surrounding communities, along with the extended family of mules, donkeys, camels and peacocks. A stay at Kasbah Tamadot is like a stay in one‘s very own Moroccan home.
The Lodge is a truly luxurious mountain chalet in Verbier, perched high in the Swiss Alps. The chalet comprises of nine stunning bedrooms and suites, an indoor pool, indoor and outdoor Jacuzzi, spa and Michelin-star trained chefs. It is an ideal setting for visits in both summer and winter; skiers will appreciate the personal service and pristine snow conditions in the winter months, whilst the beauty of the mountains and warm temperatures are perfect for hiking and cycling in the summer.
Son Bunyola is located on the picturesque Spanish island of Mallorca. The vast private gated estate covers 700 acres of stunning landscape and includes three villas available for stays on an all-inclusive or self-catering basis; the five-bedroom Sa Punta de S’Aguila and the four-bedroom Sa Terra Rotja and Son Balagueret. At the heart of Son Bunyola is a historic Finca building dating back to the 1800’s surrounded by vines, citrus fruit trees, almond and olive trees. The villas are perfect places to relax, with fantastic views over the Mediterranean Sea and warm temperatures all year round.
Necker Island is barefoot luxury in a setting that’s just about as exclusive as it gets. Located in the British Virgin Islands, a stunning area of the Caribbean. At 74 acres, Necker sits in turquoise waters surrounded by coral reefs and fringed with beautiful white sandy beaches. The island can be hired exclusively for all 20 rooms and suites, or during selected weeks throughout the year guests can book an individual room – we call these ‘Celebration Weeks’.