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Madikwe Safari Lodge, Madikwe, South Africa

MadwikeElephantsfromDeckElephants abound at Madikwe.
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It is the only place in the world you’ll find the critically endangered two-headed giraffe.

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Even spots don’t stop spotters from spotting you.

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But the rhino aren’t too fussed.

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There’s plenty for the kids to do when the animals are on siesta.

Azura Benguerra Island, Mozambique

 

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The shallow lagoon waters are perfect for a paddle at low tide.

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But if you’re desperate for a swim, there’s always a private pool.

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Or a luxury bathtub…

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And a magnificent four poster to relax on.


Ritz-Carlton Abama, Tenerife

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You’ll find the beach at the Abama in a secluded little cove.

 

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Though the pool area is a real sun trap.

 

 

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The rooms are well-equipped and cosy.

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But you’ll want to spend as little time in them as possible with a gorgeous golf course a stone’s throw away!

 

Jumeirah Port Sóller, Mallorca

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Romantic ocean sunsets are a daily affair at Port Sóller.newjumeirahportsollermallorcaterrace

They can be enjoyed from the pool or the terrace.

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The Resort clings to the clifftop, blending perfectly with the local environment.

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So rooms come in different shapes and sizes.

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Further afield you can visit some beautiful cave systems.

Belmond La Residencia, Mallorca

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La Residencia is set terrace-like into the Mallorcan countryside.

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Which allows you an array of terraces and patios from which to enjoy the views.

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You can peer down on cobbled courtyards and narrow staircases…

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Look back at the charming Mediterranean gardens…

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And up at the stunning bluffs enclosing the pool.

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While inside the historic grandeur is matched.

Princesa Yaiza Suite Hotel Resort, Lanzarote

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Varying shades of blue offset by whitewashed walls and terracotta tiles will greet you at the Princesa Yaiza.

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Choose to bask in bright sunlight or slumber in a shady spot by the pool. IMG_4465

Your suite’s minibar will keep the little ones quiet…

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And this range of toys will help keep them even more occupied!

Sheraton Fuerteventura Beach, Golf & Spa Resort

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The gentle waters of the Atlantic at the Sheraton Fuerteventura.

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The resort’s beach is protected from the ocean by breakers, making it a safe swimming haven.

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But there’s always the pool if you prefer… newsheratonfuertaventuraview

Premium Rooms offer stunning ocean views.

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And on the inside, homely Spanish comfort.