Gorilla trekking 101: the need to know essentials

Gorilla trekking 101 – foolproof your trip Some trips allow for an off-the-cuff, spontaneous approach. Others need a little forward planning – from bucket-list experiences that perhaps due to high demand are often booked up well beforehand, to those needing more logistical manoeuvring. An experience where both of these apply is gorilla trekking – a […]

A villa for all seasons – retreats for any time of year

Steadfast’s portfolio of private and exclusive-use properties offers huge scope – they range across different locations and styles, suit a spectrum of types of travellers and offer every permutation of amenities and features. Exclusive-use villas are an appealing alternative to staying in a lodge or hotel if you’re travelling with a group or family, as […]

Spoilt for choice – choose your safari

Every safari region has its own appeal and offers a unique experience. Depending on what your travel goals and interests are, you can tailor your destination and itinerary to perfectly suit what you’re hoping to get out of an adventure to Africa.   Botswana: the crowd pleaser One of Africa’s most popular safari destinations, Botswana […]

Island styles – the pros of different Indian Ocean paradises

While beach holidays hold universal appeal, every island has its own unique personality. And even within the Indian Ocean region exists a wide variety of destinations with different but equally appealing attributes. For every type of traveller and reason for travel, the ideal destination awaits. Steadfast Africa specialises in crafting itineraries tailored to your tastes, […]

‘Tis the season

It’s easy while planning a group or family holiday to get swept up in choosing accommodation and crafting your itinerary, but it’s often the small, practical details that, when done properly, make a holiday truly relaxing and seamless. If you’re heading to South Africa during the southern hemisphere summer – which extends all the way […]

Explore the Western Cape

One of the joys of travelling to South Africa is the sheer variety and scope it offers for a first, second or even tenth-time visitor. Within the length and breadth of this beautiful country, you’ll find every type of landscape, cuisine and activity imaginable.  The Western Cape in particularly is easily navigable for day or […]

Learning on Safari

At Steadfast, we are big believers in the value of a safari as a family holiday – not just for the opportunity it offers for quality time together in an inspiring setting – but for the chance it gives young (and older) guests to learn about the environment. To truly appreciate the importance of nature, […]

The safari villa

While many people, understandably, associate safari travel with the traditions and rituals of a bush lodge – a collection of suites gathered around a convivial communal space, with guests sharing the day’s stories over a fire and covening for meals – there are many ways to experience safari, depending on your unique needs as a […]