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The new Wilderness Mokete luxury tented camp has opened in the famed Mababe wilderness area on the eastern edge of the Okavango Delta.

Ideally suited for families and friends travelling together, Singita has added Singita Milele, an elegant new five-bedroom residence, to its collection in Tanzania.

Hemingways Ol Seki Mara, a private tented camp in the Naboisho Conservancy of Kenya, has launched its second Private Villa Tent

Boca de Agua in Bacalar has opened in Mexico, offering the unique opportunity to spend the night in a luxury treehouse

After almost four years in the planning, design and construction, Southern Ocean Lodge has reopened on the wildly beautiful south coast of South Australia's Kangaroo Island.

Luxury outback camp Longitude 131 at Uluru-Kata Tjuta in Australia's Red Centre has reopened following a more than US$2.5-million makeover.

As we slip into a new year, a host of exciting safari lodges and camps are preparing to welcome their first guests. Here are some of our favourite new arrivals.

Eco-friendly luxury safari company Green Safaris has reopened its flagship property, Ila Safari Lodge, in Zambia.

Andbeyond Phinda Forest Lodge reopens in the heart of a rare sand forest in Northern South Africa.  

Shakti Himalaya will open The Thiksey House, a new intimate escape high up in the Indian alps, in May.

On the edge of a huge plateau in central Mongolia, through which the Orkhon River meanders after exiting the Khangai Mountains, Genghis Khan Retreat will reopen for the summer 2024 season.

Located on a private concession in Kenya, new luxury lodge Angama Amboseli opens in November in the Kimana Sanctuary.