Destination SOUTH AFRICA
Why we consider South Africa for medical tourism
South Africa has been considered a global leader in medicine since the first human heart transplant was performed in Cape Town in 1967. Today, the country enjoys a reputation as one of the foremost medical tourism destination in the world, with the highest standards in medical care, healthcare research and technology. With well- equipped, modern health care facilities, South Africa has become a hub for medical treatment in Africa – with expertise, professionalism & a healthcare infrastructure that is unrivalled on the continent.
Key strengths of South Africa for Medical Tourism
- Widely accessible healthcare.
- World-renowned surgical expertise.
- High-quality health tourism packages.
- Widely-spoken English.
- Strong government support for healthcare infrastructure.
- Abundance of quality private healthcare.
- Relatively inexpensive medical treatment compared to Europe & North America.
- Private clinics and hospitals located in comfortable, upscale areas.
- First-class surgeons.
Information for Travelers to South Africa
Service Providers In South Africa
Belmond Mount Nelson Hotel (Cape Town )
A 14-minute walk from Cape Town’s city center, the Belmond Mount Nelson Hotel is an iconic, villa-style luxury 5-star hotel. Situated near the renowned V & A Waterfront & some of Cape Town’s best beaches, the facility is a posh, urban sanctuary overlooking the city’s vibrant cultural hub. Rooms come with marble bathrooms, flat-screen TVs, iPod docks & free WiFi. Some have mountain views & may have lounge/dining areas, kitchenettes, balconies or private courtyards. There’s also a gym, 2 outdoor pools & a wellness spa.
Twelve Apostles Hotel and Spa (Cape Town)
The Twelve Apostles Hotel & Spa is an award-winning establishment situated in one of Cape Town’s most scenic areas. Flanked by the Twelve Apostles mountain range & the legendary Table Mountain, the hotel boasts stunning, picturesque views of nature. Adjacent to the Atlantic Ocean, it enjoys an atmosphere of majestic tranquility few places can rival.
Rooms are spacious, with guests having Twin or Double options. Twelve Apostles & Spa has 3 restaurants:
- The Café Grill
- Tea by the Sea
- Azure Restaurant
Some of the more popular amenities include free WiFi, free breakfast & a p
Cape Grace (Cape Town)
Situated on a private quay, nestled between the harbor of Cape Town’s bustling Victoria & Alfred Waterfront & the serenity of an international yacht marina, Cape Grace showcases the essence of the Western Cape with designs that reveal local creativity, while staying true to the warm atmosphere and personalized levels of service that have for years defined the hotel.
With a genuine passion for providing memorable guest experiences, Cape Grace is dedicated to exceeding expectations. The preferred choice for international travellers, Cape Grace is centrally located, with quick and easy access to the airport, city centre and popular tourist destinations.
Amenities include a spa, pool, free breakfast & limited free WiFi. The Metropolitan Golf Club is a 5-minute drive away, for which guuests can make use of the hotel’s luxury BMW transfer service, which is free within a 10 km radius.