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Africa’s Leading winners of the World Travel Awards have been announced and South Africa has earned 20 winning titles for 2021.

 

South Africa (21 October 2021) – The winners of the African category for the World Travel Awards have been announced and South Africa has earned a whopping 20 titles!

There are over 65 travel categories, and South Africa, or a South African business, had been nominated in every category. As mentioned last year, South Africa walked away with 23 winning titles!

The World Travel Awards have been running since 1994 and have featured the worlds best travel destinations and more. Every year, the World Travel Awards celebrates the very best across the tourism and hospitality industries. The Awards serves to acknowledge, reward and celebrate excellence across all sectors.

The winners of the World Titles will only be announced on the 26th of November and voting closes on the 24th of October so if you want to help SA win, vote here.

So what have we won?

South African winners of leading titles in Africa.

  • Africa’s Leading Airport 2021 – Cape Town International Airport
  • Africa’s Leading Boutique Hotel 2021 – Saxon Hotel, Villas and Spa
  • Africa’s Leading City Destination 2021 – Cape Town
  • Africa’s Leading Conference Hotel 2021 – Radisson Hotel and Convention Centre, Johannesburg, O.R. Tambo
  • Africa’s Leading Design Hotel 2021 – Babylorenstoren Hotel
  • Africa’s Leading Family Resort 2021 – Sun City
  • Africa’s Leading Festival and Event Destination – Durban
  • Africa’s Leading Hotel Suite 2021 – Nelson Mandela Platinum Suite at Saxon Hotel, Villas and Spa
  • Africa’s Leading Safari Lodge 2021 – Silvan Safari
  • Africa’s Leading Luxury Private Villa 2021 – Villa iZulu at Thanda Safari
  • Africa’s Leading Luxury Train 2021 – The Blue Train
  • Africa’s Leading Meetings and Conference Destination 2021 – Durban
  • Africa’s Leading New Hotel 2021 – Radisson Hotel and Convention Centre, Johannesburg, O.R. Tambo
  • Africa’s Leading Online Travel Agency 2021 – Travel.co.za
  • Africa’s Leading Private Game Reserve 2021 – Shambala Private Game Reserve
  • Africa’s Leading Resort 2021 – Fancourt
  • Africa’s Leading Safari Lodge 2021 – Eagles Crag Lodge at Shamwari Private Game Reserve
  • Africa’s Leading Serviced Apartments 2021 – Lawhill Luxury Apartments
  • Africa’s Leading Tourist Attraction 2021 – Table Mountain
  • Africa’s Leading Travel Agency 2021 – Club Travel

Winners from the South African category.

  • South Africa’s Leading Beach Hotel 2021 – Morukuru Beach Lodge
  • South Africa’s Leading Boutique Hotel 2021 – Saxon Hotel, Villas and Spa
  • South Africa’s Leading Business Hotel 2021 – Hilton Durban
  • South Africa’s Leading Car Rental Company 2021 – Hertz
  • South Africa’s Leading Country House Hotel 2021 – The Manor House at Fancourt
  • South Africa’s Leading Design Hotel 2021 – Camissa House
  • South Africa’s Leading Destination Management Company 2021 – Giltedge Africa
  • South Africa’s Leading Hotel 2021 – The Houghton Hotel
  • South Africa’s Leading Hotel Suite 2021 – Nelson Mandela Platinum Suite @ Saxon Hotel, Villas and Spa
  • South Africa’s Leading Luxury Hotel 2021 – The Oyster Box
  • South Africa’s Leading Luxury Lodge 2021 – Silvan Safari
  • South Africa’s Leading Luxury Private Villa 2021 – Villa iZulu @ Thanda Safari
  • South Africa’s Leading Luxury Tour Operator 2021 – Giltedge Africa
  • South Africa’s Leading Online Travel Agency 2021 – Travelstart South Africa
  • South Africa’s Leading Private Game Reserve 2021 – Shambala Private Game Reserve
  • South Africa’s Leading Resort 2021 – One&Only Cape Town
  • South Africa’s Leading Safari Lodge 2021 – Chitwa Chitwa Private Game Lodge
  • South Africa’s Leading Serviced Apartments 2021 – Lawhill Luxury Apartments
  • South Africa’s Leading Tented Safari Camp 2021 – &Beyond Ngala Tented Camp
  • South Africa’s Leading Tour Operator 2021 – Springbok Atlas Tours & Safaris
  • South Africa’s Leading Travel Agency 2021 – Flight Centre
  • South Africa’s Leading Travel Management Company 2021 – Tourvest Travel Services
  • South Africa’s Leading Wine Region Hotel 2021 – Lanzerac Hotel & Spa

Sources: World Travel Awards
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