Founded on a desire to explore Africa’s wildest places in support of conservation and communities, Classic Portfolio is now widely recognised as the leading portfolio of independently owned hotels, lodges and camps across 13 African countries.

We are committed to conservation, community and commercial sustainability while offering trusted experiences for discerning travellers. With our passion for seeking out the unique, we have moved beyond traditional luxury and brought back adventure, fun and purpose by driving sustainability through conscious travel across Africa.

Our Members:

SOUTH AFRICA: La Clé | Coot Club | Kwandwe Private Game Reserve | Marataba Camps | Tanda Tula | RETURN Africa

MOZAMBIQUE: Azura Retreats

NAMIBIA: Wolwedans Collection

BOTSWANA: Beagle Expeditions

ZIMBABWE: Wild Expeditions, Camp Hwange 

ZAMBIA: The Bushcamp Company | Chiawa Safaris

MADAGASCAR: Wild Expeditions, Masoala Forest Lodge 

TANZANIA: Chem Chem Safaris | Legendary Expeditions

KENYA: The Safari Collection


REPUBLIC OF CONGO: Congo Conservation Company

ETHIOPIA: Wild Expeditions, Lale's Camp

SEYCHELLES: Blue Safari Seychelles

Activities offered

  • Diving
  • Fishing
  • Accommodation
  • Ballooning
  • Mobile Safaris
  • Honeymoon safaris
  • Walking Safaris
  • Eco tourism
  • Flying Safaris
  • Cultural activities
  • Canoeing
  • Bird Watching
  • Beach Holidays

Where we operate

  • São Tomé and Príncipe
  • South Africa
  • Botswana
  • Zambia
  • Ethiopia
  • Mozambique
  • Congo
  • Namibia
  • Kenya
  • Seychelles
  • Zimbabwe
  • Tanzania
  • Madagascar

Where we’re based

  • South Africa

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Danelle Roux
Mrs Natasha Blom
Ms Michelle Koen
Mrs Tiana Albertyn Claasen
Mrs Lauren Gerber