Unearthing the exceptional
Unearthing the exceptional
Maia Resort, Seychelles
To Maia, a place where you can truly be yourself is the greatest luxury in the world.
Maia Resort, Seychelles
Hurakia Lodge, New Zealand
There is no road access to Hurakia ensuring complete privacy and providing 20 acres of island sanctuary to enjoy as you please.
Hurakia Lodge, New Zealand
Butterfly House, South America
white-sand beaches, multi-coloured coral reefs and a gentle ever-present ocean breeze. Freshwater lakes, World Heritage-listed rain-forests and local indigenous tribes are just a few of the other local attractions.
Butterfly House, South America
Alladale Wilderness Reserve, Scottish Highlands
Alladale Wilderness Reserve offers a unique opportunity to enjoy private, luxurious accommodation in an incredible remote location surrounded by the glen and the ancient Caledonian forest.
Alladale Wilderness Reserve, Scottish Highlands
Churchill Wild, Canada
Touch the arctic with Churchill Wild’s unparalleled access to polar bears and other Arctic wildlife on the World’s Next Great SafariTM
Churchill Wild, Canada
Clayoquot Wilderness Resort, Canada
Inspired by late 19th century Great Camps, Clayoquot Wilderness Resort promises the perfect pairing of soft adventure and soft beds – a delicious blend of childhood wishes and grown-up dreams.
Clayoquot Wilderness Resort, Canada
The Ranch at Rock Creek, North America
The Ranch at Rock Creek is a luxury destination guest ranch that brings together upscale amenities, limitless outdoor activities and distinctive accommodations while providing an authentic “True West” lifestyle without sacrificing true comfort.
The Ranch at Rock Creek, North America
Twenty Three Palms, Sri Lanka
This luxury villa in Talpe sits on a two acre walled garden of tropical plants and 23 Palm trees with the magnificent ocean just metres away.
Twenty Three Palms, Sri Lanka
Why House Sri Lanka
This family orientated boutique villa hotel sits within a beautifully landscaped three acre walled garden of tropical plants, fruit and spice trees.
Why House Sri Lanka
SUMAQ Machu Picchu Hotel
On the banks of the Vilcanota River and at the foot of Machu Picchu, Sumaq Machu Picchu Hotel offers guests its exclusive five-star service along with its incomparable culinary tour of the flavors of southern Peru, making it unique in the town of Aguas Calientes. Sumaq´s facilities reflect the most...
SUMAQ Machu Picchu Hotel
Kasbah du Toubkal
Kasbah du Toubkal is set in the High Atlas Mountains below Jbel Toubkal, the highest mountain in North Africa. Just 65km from Marrakech, it is a world apart. With access only by foot or by mule, it is a very different proposition from most hotels.
Kasbah du Toubkal
Hud Hud Travels
Hud Hud provides luxury, private, mobile camps and tours throughout Oman from the Hajar Mountains, the Wahiba and Empty Quarter Deserts and the coast.
Hud Hud Travels
Sea Dream Yacht Club
"It’s yachting, not cruising” Enjoy the difference in the Caribbean, Asia and Europe.
Sea Dream Yacht Club
Tiger Blue
Sail around Komodo, the Banda Islands or Raja Ampat in luxury with a dive master, a superb chef and ample opportunity for fun and relaxation.
Tiger Blue
Fundu Lagoon
Fundu is an idyllic place to unwind and enjoy total peace and relaxation.
Fundu Lagoon
Finch Hattons Camp Kenya
Experiencing Africa in colonial campaign fashion has by no means been this luxurious.
Finch Hattons Camp Kenya
The Jefferson, Washington DC, USA
Enjoying a well-earned reputation as one of Washington, D.C.’s best small boutique hotels
The Jefferson, Washington DC, USA
Clouds Gorilla Mountain Lodge Uganda
It is remote. It is beautiful. It is intimate.
Clouds Gorilla Mountain Lodge Uganda
Apoka Safari Lodge Uganda
When you close your eyes and think of Africa, the landscape you imagine – the jagged hills, the golden grasses, the plains dotted with wildlife, the soft glowing light – is Kidepo, Northern Uganda.
Apoka Safari Lodge Uganda
Nimmo Bay Wilderness Resort, Canada
Nimmo Bay Wilderness Resort is an intimate family owned and operated resort located in the middle of the Great Bear Rainforest in British Columbia.
Nimmo Bay Wilderness Resort, Canada
Tweedsmuir Park Lodge
Located amongst the mountains and pristine rivers of Bella Coola, Tweedsmuir Park Lodge offers private group Grizzly Bear viewing.
Tweedsmuir Park Lodge
Lugenda Wilderness Camp, Mozambique
Stylish tents, fascinating guides, shaded guest areas and views over the river
Lugenda Wilderness Camp, Mozambique
RMS St Helena
The voyage on the RMS St Helena to the beautiful South Atlantic island of St Helena is a true hidden gem!
RMS St Helena
Great Bear Lodge, Canada
Great Bear Lodge offers Grizzly Bear viewing on the coast of British Columbia.
Great Bear Lodge, Canada
Iconic Santorini, Santorini, Greece
Situated on the icon of the Greek Isles, Iconic Santorini is a unique boutique cave hotel.
Iconic Santorini, Santorini, Greece
The Changing Face of the Rhino
Mantis is proud to announce that is has successfully managed to get Rhino Conservation into the informal school curriculum in the United Kingdom.
The Changing Face of the Rhino
Hanse Explorer, Cruising Oceans Around the World
HANSE EXPLORER is one of few yachts in the world today that can be considered a true ‘Expedition Yacht’..
Hanse Explorer, Cruising Oceans Around the World
The Pride of Zambezi
The Pride of Zambezi is located along the banks of the Chobe River, departing near Kasane only a few kilometers from the point where 4 African countries meet, namely Botswana, Namibia, Zambia and Zimbabwe.,
The Pride of Zambezi
Mantis Extreme
Mantis eXtreme is an extraordinary collection of journeys which combine once-in-a lifetime encounters and experiences, with iconic places to stay in the world’s most awe-inspiring settings.
Mantis Extreme
Avcon Jet: Our Preferred Private Jet Company
As Mantis strives to continue to offer in-the-know travellers the most exceptional properties and authentic experiences imaginable, the company is announcing a partnership that will see Avcon Jet become the collection’s preferred private jet company.With over 50 properties across all seven conti...
Avcon Jet: Our Preferred Private Jet Company
Sol & Luna Lodge Spa
A unique blend of fine gastronomy and exquisite Arts en route to Machu Picchu, Sol & Luna Lodge Spa is a collection of 43 luxurious casitas surrounded by gardens and nature.
Sol & Luna Lodge Spa
Bamurru Plains Eco Lodge in Australia
‘In the midst of the savannah bush on the edge of the Mary River floodplains, Australia’s answer to the Okavango delta, Bamurru Plains’ is the setting for a wilderness experience like no other.
Bamurru Plains Eco Lodge in Australia
Arkaba Station, Eco Lodge Australia
Staying in a heritage homestead, guests enjoy a taste of classic Australian country hospitality while a few ‘Wild Bush Luxury’ touches ensure comfort, style and a truly memorable outback experience.
Arkaba Station, Eco Lodge Australia
Ellenborough Park, Cheltenham, England
Ellenborough Park is a luxury destination in the heart of the Cotswolds overlooking Cheltenham racecourse.
Ellenborough Park, Cheltenham, England
explora Patagonia, Patagonia, Chile
This journey takes travellers to the world's end, Patagonia, using the forty nine room lodge as a base for explorations, at the center of Torres del Paine National Park.
explora Patagonia, Patagonia, Chile
The Last Word Franschhoek, Franschhoek, South Africa
The Last Word Franschhoek is an exclusive five-star historic residence in the heart of Franschhoek village, South Africa's gourmet capital.
The Last Word Franschhoek, Franschhoek, South Africa
Sal Salis Ningaloo Reef, Cape Range National Park, Australia
Sal Salis is a coastal eco-retreat offering barefoot luxury right on Ningaloo Reef – Australia’s newest World Heritage Area..Hidden amongst the dunes overlooking a magnificent stretch of pristine coastline, Sal Salis is the perfect place from which to experience the World Heritage Ningaloo Reef ...
Sal Salis Ningaloo Reef, Cape Range National Park, Australia
Zambezi Queen, Chobe River, Botswana
The Zambezi Queen operates in 5-star opulence and is all about pampering, indulgence and superior comfort
Zambezi Queen, Chobe River, Botswana
Stanley and Livingstone Private Game Reserve, Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe
Situated on a private 6000-acre game reserve, just 10 minutes from the Victoria Falls, the Stanley and Livingstone encompasses Africa's inimitable magic with the elegance reminiscent of a bygone era.
Stanley and Livingstone Private Game Reserve, Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe
No5 Boutique Art Hotel, Port Elizabeth, South Africa
With a showcase of spohistication, art deco and architecture, No5 brings new meaning to boutique accommodation and luxury.
No5 Boutique Art Hotel, Port Elizabeth, South Africa
Oceana Beach and Wildlife Reserve, Port Alfred, South Africa
Oceana is one of the few places in Africa to combine beach, bush and wildlife in one experience.
Oceana Beach and Wildlife Reserve, Port Alfred, South Africa
Australis, South America
From September to April, our vessels sail every week from Punta Arenas (Chile) and Ushuaia (Argentina), navigating the Strait of Magellan and the Beagle Channel down to Cape Horn,
Australis, South America
The Last Word Constantia, Cape Town, South Africa
Situated in the Cape's oldest and most beautiful wine valley, The Last Word Constantia is close to eight of South Africa's top wine estates and many internationally celebrated restaurants.
The Last Word Constantia, Cape Town, South Africa
The Last Word Long Beach, Cape Town, South Africa
The Last Word Long Beach is right on the beach in the picturesque lobster-fishing village of Kommetjie, a short 30 minute drive from Cape Town
The Last Word Long Beach, Cape Town, South Africa
The Draycott Hotel, London, England
If you are in search of a small elegant hotel in London that is replete with luxurious finishes, grand interiors and staff on hand to satisfy your every whim, look no further than the Draycott, situated between Chelsea and Knightsbridge.
The Draycott Hotel, London, England
White Desert, Antarctica
White Desert flies you into the interior of Antarctica in luxury and comfort, and offers safari excursions unlike anything on earth.
White Desert, Antarctica
explora Atacama, Atacama, Chile
This journey takes travellers to Atacama, the most arid desert in the world, using the fifty room lodge as a base for explorations.
explora Atacama, Atacama, Chile
Views Boutique Hotel and Spa, Garden Route, South Africa
The exquisite Views Boutique Hotel & Spa invites the warm Indian Ocean right into its sumptuous five-star suites.
Views Boutique Hotel and Spa, Garden Route, South Africa
Cannizaro House, London, England
At a fraction over 300 years old, Cannizaro House is a beautiful Georgian mansion located just 16km from central London
Cannizaro House, London, England
Pikaia Lodge, Galapagos Islands
Opening in 2014, Pikaia Lodge aims to offer a new and exclsuive land-based tourism model for the Galapagos Islands; a stunning alternative to the traditional yacht and cruise ship tours around the archipelago.
Pikaia Lodge, Galapagos Islands
Whirlwind of St Peter Port, The Mediterranean
Built by the renowned Holland Jachtbouw shipyard, 28 metre Whirlwind's classic lines and tall rig make for sensational sailing.
Whirlwind of St Peter Port, The Mediterranean
Hotell Fjällby, Björkliden, Sweden
A wide range of accommodation offered in the magnificent mountain landscape of Swedish Lapland
Hotell Fjällby, Björkliden, Sweden
TreeHotel, Harads, Swedish Lapland
Treehotel offers you a unique hotel experience; treerooms with contemporary design in the middle of unspoiled nature.
TreeHotel, Harads, Swedish Lapland
Casa Gangotena, Quito, Ecuador
Situated in a newly-restored historic mansion overlooking Plaza San Francisco in Quito's World Heritage-listed Old Town, the three-story boutique hotel harbors 31 rooms, each a showcase of eye-catching style, contemporary design, modern technology and quintessential comforts to impress the most...
Casa Gangotena, Quito, Ecuador
Hotel Keppler, Paris, France
Hotel Keppler inhabits a truly unique address in the heart of the City of Lights.
Hotel Keppler, Paris, France
MyPond, Port Alfred, South Africa
MyPond Hotel is a state of the art four star boutique hotel situated at the Kowie River bank in Port Alfred and is operated by Stenden South Africa, one of the most prestigious hotel schools in Africa.
MyPond, Port Alfred, South Africa
Monarch Hotel, Johannesburg, South Africa
From the old Saxonwold Post Office to the forefront of personalised hospitality, Monarch Hotel in Johannesburg offers guests both luxury and sophistication
Monarch Hotel, Johannesburg, South Africa
Lake Pleasant, Garden Route, South Africa
This charming property presents the refind traveller with the perfect setting from where to discover the breathtaking Garden Route of South Africa.
Lake Pleasant, Garden Route, South Africa
Stenden University Hotel, Leeuwarden, The Netherlands
Stenden University Hotel is the renowned learning company of the Stenden Hotel Management School
Stenden University Hotel, Leeuwarden, The Netherlands
The Lord Milner, London, England
Lord Milner offers luxury bed and breakfast accommodation, situated in the heart of Belgravia, one of the trendiest residential areas of London.
The Lord Milner, London, England
Hotell Riksgransen, Riksgransen, Sweden
A wide range of accommodation offered in the magnificent mountain landscape of Swedish Lapland
Hotell Riksgransen, Riksgransen, Sweden
Maison Tamarin, Near St Jean de Luz, France
Standing proudly on the surf-washed French Atlantic, Maison Tamarin is an ideal getaway for gold and surfing enthusiasts, sport and nature lovers or those who simply want to relax.
Maison Tamarin, Near St Jean de Luz, France
Finch Bay Hotel, Puerto Ayora, Ecudaor, Galapagos Islands
Guests at this award-winning hotel on Santa Cruz Island cherish the privacy, natural surroundings and superb service offered by the hotel, with its 6 Ocean View Suites and 21 Garden View roms, first class restaurant and swimming pool, offering packages combining day trips to Galapagos visitor sites ...
Finch Bay Hotel, Puerto Ayora, Ecudaor, Galapagos Islands
Casasur Art Hotel, Buenos Aires, Argentina
Casasur Art Hotel is located in the heart of the distinguisged and emblematic neighbourhood of Recoleta, on Callao Avenue, between Quintana and Alvear Avenues.
Casasur Art Hotel, Buenos Aires, Argentina
Marlin Hotel, Miami, Florida
The Marlin, located a few steps form Miami Beach, is a jewel box of vigour and style.
Marlin Hotel, Miami, Florida
ICEHOTEL, Kiruna, Sweden
Icehotel in Northern Sweden offers more than just a unique hotel experience; it offers an arctic adventure of a lifetime.
ICEHOTEL, Kiruna, Sweden
The Sherry Netherland, Manhattan, New York City
Ideally located at the entrance to Central Park, on Fifth Avenue and 59th Street in Manhattan, the Sherry Netherland provides a sanctuary of elegance and impeccable service in New York's most exclusive neighborhood.
The Sherry Netherland, Manhattan, New York City
Pikaia 1, Galapagos Islands, South America
Explore The Galapagos Islands in pure luxury with its unique climate variations and wildlife viewing opportunities…
Pikaia 1, Galapagos Islands, South America
explora Rapa Nui, Rapa Nui, Chile
This journey takes travellers to the world's most remote inhabited island, Rapa Nui while using as a base for explorations, the thirty- roomed Posada de Mike Rapu.
explora Rapa Nui, Rapa Nui, Chile
Yacht La Pinta, Ecuador, Galapagos Islands
Metropolitan Touring's Yacht La Pinta is the result of the company's five decades of experience in the Galapagos: she's a distillation of the wish lists generated by captains, expedition leaders, hotel managers and guests.
Yacht La Pinta, Ecuador, Galapagos Islands
Mashpi Lodge, Ecuador’s Rain Forest, Ecuador
This sophisticated and strikingly contemporary lodge is designed as the ideal springboard for exploring the biodiverse world of its large reserve.
Mashpi Lodge, Ecuador’s Rain Forest, Ecuador
Mantis Guide: Olly Steeds
an internationally acclaimed explorer, adventurer, investigative journalist
Mantis Guide: Olly Steeds
Mantis Guide: Dale Templar
a natural history television producer, travel writer and speaker.
Mantis Guide: Dale Templar
Le Chardon, Val d’Isere, France
Located in the peaceful and private area of La Legettaz in Val d'Isere, Le Chardon is the perfect retreat for both skiers and non-skiers.
Le Chardon, Val d’Isere, France
Mantis Guide: Ben Fogle
He has presented numerous programmes including BBC’s Animal Park, Wild In Africa, Countryfile, Crufts, One Man and His Dog and Extreme Dreams.
Mantis Guide: Ben Fogle
Mantis Guide: Valentine Warner
An expert in Bush cooking and foraging, Valentine is available at Mantis properties
Mantis Guide: Valentine Warner
Mantis Guide: Russell Gammon
Russell currently works with National Geographic and Smithsonian Institute, as well as many of the top Universities’
Mantis Guide: Russell Gammon
Mantis Guide: Chef Bruce Robertson
A Mantis tour with Chef Bruce will showcase what our incredible land has to offer, its wonderful love, vibrancy and African warmth all in the history of Southern African cuisine. Let the show begin!
Mantis Guide: Chef Bruce Robertson
Mantis Guide: Kenth Fjellborg
Since the year 2000, Kenth has focused solely on producing qualitative sled dog adventures for tourists in Swedish Lapland.
Mantis Guide: Kenth Fjellborg
Mantis Guide: Amit Sankhala
He was a distinguished forest officer with the Indian Forest Service and Founding Director of Project Tiger,
Mantis Guide: Amit Sankhala
Mantis Guide: Rob Caski
Rob worked in Botswana as a photographic safari guide and assisted with wildlife film-making
Mantis Guide: Rob Caski
Mantis Guide: Bruce van Niekerk
He is passionate about wildlife photography and has led over 150 assignmentsHe is passionate about wildlife photography and has led over a hundred and fifty assignments into the remotest areas of Africa. Bruce resides in South Africa and spends about eight months of the year flying into the wilderne...
Mantis Guide: Bruce van Niekerk
Mantis Guide: Sue Flood
Sue Flood is an award-winning professional wildlife photographer & author
Mantis Guide: Sue Flood
Mantis Guide: Patrick Woodhead
Patrick Woodhead spent eight years exploring some of the most remote places on the planet; from the Amazon jungle to the cold deserts of Antarctica,
Mantis Guide: Patrick Woodhead
Mantis Guide: Olly Williams & Suzi Winstanley
are two British artists who specialise in collaborative painting of wildlife.
Mantis Guide: Olly Williams & Suzi Winstanley