New Mantis Website

Mantis Collection New Website

We feel like we have been holding our breaths for the longest time! The anticipation for the new Mantis website has been a 3-year journey from re-branding, to merging with the second-largest hotel group in the world – Accor Group, and months of finding our exceptional! Mantis adventures unfold in hotels, eco-escapes, waterways and impact […]


The Zambezi Queen Collection’s fleet of Chobe Princesses get a complete refurbishment Classic like their matriarch, with a touch of fun; the Chobe Princesses offer an intimate, picturesque safari experience. The floating fleet consists of 2 intimate houseboats with 4 en-suite cabins, and 1 houseboat of 5 en-suite cabins. Each houseboat offers a relaxed open […]

The Envoy by Mantis: Nigeria’s Leading City Hotel 2019

THE ENVOY BY MANTIS: Nigeria’s Leading City Hotel 2019 The 26th annual World Travel Awards is globally recognized as the most prestigious honours programme in global travel and tourism, and Mantis is very excited about the accolades that our group and individual Mantis properties have received. World Travel Awards is voted for by travel and tourism […]

David Yarrow Partners with Mantis

A picture is worth a thousand words and world-acclaimed photographer, David Yarrow, is an iconic storyteller. In a lifetime of war against our natural world, his evocative and immersive photography of life on earth is aiding the global plight for conservation and Mantis is honoured to announce Yarrow as the Group’s strategic creative partner. David […]

New to Mantis: EPIC Hotel & Suites, Rwanda

EPIC Hotel & Suites by Mantis We are excited to announce the newest gem in our collection; EPIC Hotel & Suites in the district of Nyagatare in the Eastern Province of Rwanda. Officially opened by His Excellency, Paul Kagama, President of Rwanda in March 2018, EPIC was developed in partnership with the Eastern Province Investment […]

Bernard joins the bridge of the Zambezi Queen

Bernard Kaiba shares his knowledge of animal behaviour, passion for the culture and history of local communities, and warm hospitality with all who sail with him down the Chobe River on the Zambezi Queen. Congrats on your promotion, Bernard!

Airlink to operate additional flights this week

PRESS RELEASE: AIRLINK TO OPERATE ADDITIONAL FLIGHT THIS WEEK At short notice, Airlink will be operating, linked to another service, an additional special flight to St Helena departing Johannesburg this Wednesday, 24 January, and returning to Johannesburg on Thursday, 25 January 2018. For those looking to travel urgently to or from St Helena, kindly contact […]