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Africa Nominees 2012

Africa nominees

It is with great pleasure that we announce the Africa nominees of the 19th annual World Travel Awards as*:

* Winners are listed first. All other nominees are listed alphabetically.

Air

Africa's Leading Airline - Business Class 2012Royal Air Maroc
Air Namibia
Egypt Air
Ethiopian Airlines
Kenya Airways
South African Airways
Africa's Leading Airline - Economy Class 2012South African Airways
Air Madagascar
Air Namibia
Air Nigeria
Egypt Air
Ethiopian Airlines
Kenya Airways
LAM - Mozambique Airlines
Royal Air Maroc
Tunis Air
Africa's Leading Airline 2012South African Airways
Air Madagascar
Air Namibia
Air Nigeria
Kenya Airways
Royal Air Maroc
Tunis Air
Africa's Leading Airport 2012O.R. Tambo International Airport, Johannesburg, South Africa
Cape Town International Airport, South Africa
Carthage Thalasso , Tunisia
Casablanca Mohammed V International Airport, Morocco
Jomo Kenyatta International Airport, Nairobi
King Shaka International Airport, Durban, South Africa
Sharm el-Sheikh International Airport
Africa's Leading Low-Cost Airline 20121time
Fly540
Jet 4 You
Kulula
Mango

Attraction

Africa's Leading Tourist Attraction 2012Pyramids of Giza, Egypt
Garden Route, South Africa
Great Sphinx, Egypt
Kruger National Park, South Africa
Mount Kilimanjaro, Tanzania
Ngorongoro Crater, Tanzania
Pyramids of Dhashur, Egypt
Robben Island, South Africa
Soweto, South Africa
Sun City Resort, South Africa
Table Mountain, South Africa
The Cradle of Humankind, South Africa
The River Nile, Egypt
The Saladin Citadel, Egypt
V&A Waterfront, South Africa

Car

Africa's Leading Business Car Rental Company 2012Avis
Alamo
Budget
Europcar
Hertz
Holiday Autos
Thrifty
Africa's Leading Car Rental Company 2012Europcar
Alamo
Argus Car Rentals
Avis
Budget
Hertz
Holiday Autos
Thrifty

Cruise

Africa's Leading Cruise Line 2012Royal Caribbean International
Discover Egypt, Nile Cruises
Oceana Cruises
Sakkara Travel Group
Silversea Cruises
Sonesta Nile Cruises
Travel Dynamics International
Africa's Leading Cruise Port 2012Port of Durban, South Africa
Port Elizabeth, South Africa
Port of Beira, Mozambique
Port of Cape Town, South Africa
Port of Dar Es Salaam, Tanzania
Port of Mombasa, Kenya
Port of Richards Bay, South Africa
Zanzibar, Tanzania
Africa's Leading River Cruise Company 2012Sonesta Nile Cruises
African Safari Club
Avalon Waterways
Discover Egypt, Nile Cruises
Longwood Cruise Holidays
Nguni Zambezi Voyager
Noble Caledonian
Sakkara Travel Group
Viking River Cruises

Destination

Africa's Leading Beach Destination 2012Cape Town, South Africa
Bazaruto, Mozambique
Diani Beach, Kenya
Plettenberg Bay, South Africa
Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt
Zanzibar, Tanzania
Africa's Leading Destination 2012Marrakech, Morocco
Cape Town, South Africa
Durban, South Africa
Johannesburg, South Africa
Kalahari Desert, Namibia
Kruger National Park
Lake Malawi, Mozambique
Luxor, Egypt
Mombasa, Kenya
Mt Kilimanjaro, Tanzania
Serengeti National Park
Victoria Falls, Zambia
Africa's Leading Tourist Board 2012Kenya Tourist Board
Egyptian State Tourist Office
Ghana Tourism Authority
Moroccan National Tourist Office
Namibia Tourism Board
Nigerian Tourism Development Corporation
South Africa Tourism
Tanzania Tourist Board
Visit the Gambia

General

Africa's Responsible Tourism Award 2012Fish Eagle Safaris
&Beyond
Acacia African Adventures
Gambia is Good Project
Gamewatchers Safaris & Porini Camps, Kenya
Hippo Tours & Safaris
Nkwichi Lodge
The Falls Resort
Twiga Tours

Hotels & Resorts

Africa's Leading Apartment Hotel 2012The Regent, South Africa
Hydro Executive Apartments
Lawhill Luxury Apartments, Cape Town, South Africa
Mapungubwe Hotel, South Africa
Palacina The Residence & Suites, Kenya
Tamarind Village, Kenya
Africa's Leading Beach Hotel 2012Diamonds Dream of Africa Resort, Kenya
Azura Benguerra Island, Mozambique
Four Seasons Resort Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt
La Sultana, Morocco
Peponi Hotel Lamu Island, Kenya
Pezula Resort Hotel & Spa, South Africa
Savoy Sharm El Sheikh
Sheraton Miramar Resort El Gouna Hurghada, Egypt
Sofitel Agadir Royal Bay Resort, Morocco
The Bay Hotel, South Africa
The Oyster Box Hotel, South Africa
The Ritz-Carlton Sharm El Sheikh
The Z Hotel Zanzibar, Tanzania
Africa's Leading Beach Resort 2012Diamonds La Gemma dell'Est, Zanzibar, Tanzania
Almanara Luxury Villas Kenya
Four Seasons Resort Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt
Hilton Hurghada Long Beach Resort, Egypt
Indigo Bay Island Resort and Spa, Mozambique
Karafuu Hotel Beach Resort, Zanzibar
La Residence des Cascades, Egypt
Sharm El Sheikh Marriott Resort, Egypt
Sofitel Agadir Royal Bay Resort, Morocco
The Oberoi Sahl Hasheesh, Egypt
Africa's Leading Boutique Hotel 2012Saxon Boutique Hotel, Villas & Spa, South Africa
Birkenhead House, South Africa
Camps Bay Retreat, South Africa
Dar Les Cigognes, Morocco
Kasbah Tamadot, Marrakech, Morocco
No5 Boutique Art Hotel, South Africa
The Last Word Constantia, South Africa
The Last Word Long Beach, South Africa
The Peech, South Africa
Villa des Orangers, Morocco
Africa's Leading Boutique Hotel Brand 2012Mantis Collection
African Pride Hotels
Elewana Collection
Hunters Hotels Group
Red Carnation Hotels
The Collection By Liz McGrath
The Last Word
The Royal Portfolio
Africa's Leading Business Hotel 2012Sandton Sun, South Africa
Conrad Cairo, Egypt
Four Seasons Hotel Alexandria at San Stefano, Egypt.
Four Seasons Hotel Cairo at Nile Plaza, Egypt
Hilton Durban, South Africa
L Mansion Marrakesh Guest Palace, Morocco
Talatona Convention Hotel, Angola
Africa's Leading Casino Resort 2012The Palace of the Lost City, South Africa
Es Saadi Palace and Villas
InterContinental Citystars Cairo
Peermont D'oreale Grande at Emperors Palace, South Africa
The Palazzo Montecasino, South Africa
Africa's Leading City Hotel 2012Sandton Sun, South Africa
Alexandria, Four Seasons, Egypt
Conrad Cairo, Egypt
Dar es Salaam Serena Hotel, Dar es salam, Tanzania
Hilton Durban, South Africa
Hotel Sofitel Fès Palais Jamaï, Morocco
Hyatt Regency Dar es Salaam, The Kilimanjaro, Tanzania
Kempinski Nile Hotel Garden City Cairo, Egypt
Sheraton Montazah Hotel, Egypt
Sheraton Tunis Hotel & Towers, Tunisia
The Michaelangelo, South Africa
The Westcliff, South Africa
Africa's Leading Conference Hotel 2012Kempinski Hotel, Djibouti
Four Seasons Hotel Cairo at Nile Plaza, Egypt
Hotel Sofitel Fès Palais Jamaï, Morocco
InterContinental Citystars Cairo, Egypt
JW Marriott Hotel Cairo, Egypt
Kievits Kroon Country Estate, South Africa
Melrose Arch Hotel, South Africa
Radisson Blue Hotel, Cape Town Blaauwberg
Riad Fes Hotel, Morocco
Sandton Sun, South Africa
Sun City Resort, South Africa
The Palazzo Montecasino, South Africa
The Westin Cape, South Africa
Africa's Leading Family Resort 2012Sun City Resort, South Africa
Hilton Hurghada Long Beach Resort, Egypt
Hilton Sharm Dreams Resort, Egypt
Hurghada Marriott Beach Resort, Egypt
Ocean Bay Hotel & Resort, Gambia
Shamwari Game Reserve - Riverdene Lodge, South Africa
Taba Heights Marriott Beach Resort, Egypt
Umngazi River Bungalows & Spa, South Africa
Africa's Leading Golf Resort 2012Jolie Ville Golf & Resort Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt
Fairmont Zimbali Resort, South Africa
Fancourt Hotel & Country Club, South Africa
Legend Golf & Safari Resort, South Africa
Mena House Oberoi, Egypt
Phakalane Golf Estate Hotel Resort, Botswana
Sun City Resort, South Africa
The Palmeraie Golf Palace, Morocco
Africa's Leading Green Hotel 2012The Phantom Forest Eco-reserve, South Africa
Il Ngwesi Eco-Lodge, Kenya
Karkloof Spa & Lodge
Manda Nkwichi Lodge, Mozambique
Nairobi Serena Hotel, Kenya
Africa's Leading Hotel & Leisure Management Company 2012Savoy Group
African Sun Hotels
Mantis Collection
Sun International
Tamarind Group
Africa's Leading Hotel 2012Royal Mansour, Morocco
Arabella Hotel & Spa, South Africa
Cape Grace, South Africa
Fairmont The Norfolk Hotel, Kenya
Four Seasons Hotel Cairo at the First Residence, Egypt
Four Seasons Hotel Cairo at the Nile Plaza, Egypt
Grand Hyatt Cairo, Egypt
Kasbah Tamadot, Marrakech, Morocco
Mena House Oberoi Hotel & Casino, Egypt
Saxon Boutique Hotel, Villas & Spa, South Africa
The Palace of the Lost City, South Africa
The Westcliff, South Africa
Africa's Leading Hotel Brand 2012InterContinental Hotels & Resorts
African Pride Hotels
Hilton Hotels & Resorts
Mantis Collection
Protea Hotels
Serena Hotels
Sofitel Hotels and Resorts
Starwood Hotels & Resorts
Sun International
Tsogo Sun Hotels
Africa's Leading Hotel Suite 2012Nelson Mandela Platinum Suite, Saxon Boutique Hotel & Spa, South Africa
Churchill Suite, Mena House Oberoi, Cairo, Egypt
Kufara Suite, Pezula Resort Hotel & Spa, South Africa
Livia's Presidential Suite, Peermont D'oreale Grande at Emperors Palace, South Africa
Luxor Suite, InterContinental Citystars Cairo, Egypt
Presidential Penthouse Suite, The Westcliff, South Africa
Presidential Suite, Mount Nelson Hotel, South Africa
Presidential Suite, Savoy Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt
Royal Suite, Four Seasons Hotel Cairo at The First Residence, Egypt
Royal Suite, Four Seasons Hotel Cairo at the Nile Plaza, Egypt
Royal Suite, Grand Hyatt Cairo, Egypt
Royal Suite, Oberoi Sahl Hasheesh, Egypt
Africa's Leading Luxury Hotel 2012Saxon Boutique Hotel, Villas & Spa, South Africa
Amanjena, Morocco
Arabella Hotel & Spa, South Africa
Four Seasons Hotel Cairo at The First Residence, Egypt
Hotel Es Saadi Palace and Villas, Morocco
Kempinski Hotel Soma Bay, Egypt
L Mansion Marrakesh Guest Palace, Morocco
Riad Fes Hotel, Morocco
The Michelangelo, South Africa
The Palazzo Montecasino, South Africa
The Westcliff, South Africa
Africa's Leading Luxury Hotel Villa 2012Queen Cleopatra Villa, Savoy Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt
Alfajiri Cliff Villa, Kenya
Beachside Villa and Penthouse, South Africa
Birkenhead Villa, South Africa
Lookout Villa, The Plettenberg
Riads, Hotel La Mamounia
The Place on the Bay, South Africa
Africa's Leading Luxury Lodge 2012Shambala Private Reserve, South Africa
&Beyond Mnemba Island Lodge, Tanzania
&Beyond Phinda Forest Lodge, South Africa
&Beyond Sossusvlei Desert Lodge, Namibia
Azura Retreats, Mozambique
Ntwala Island Lodge, Nambia
Royal Malewane, South Africa
Sabi Sabi, Selati Camp, South Africa
Safari Lodge, Ulusaba Private Game Reserve, South Africa
Serengeti Serena Safari Lodge, Serengeti
Thanda Private Game Reserve, South Africa
Vuyani Safari Lodge, South Africa
Africa's Leading Luxury Resort 2012Amanjena, Morocco
Alfajiri Villa Resort, Kenya
Fairmont Zimbali Resort, South Africa
Four Seasons Resort Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt
Pezula Resort Hotel & Spa, South Africa
Sofitel Agadir Royal Bay Resort, Morocco
Sun City Resort, South Africa
Africa's Leading Luxury Villa 2012Ellerman House & Villa, South Africa
Al Fajiri Villas, Kenya
Dar Ayniwen Villa Hotel, Morocco
L Mansion Marrakesh Guest Palace, Morocco
Pambele, Mozambique
Riads, La Mamounia, Morocco
Savoy Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt
Saxon Boutique Hotel, Villas & Spa
Thanda Private Game Reserve, South Africa
The Plettenberg, The Lookout Villa, South Africa
Africa's Leading New Hotel 2012Hilton Cairo Zamalek Residences, Egypt
Four Seasons Marrakech, Morrocco
Hotel Sofitel Malabo Sipopo, Equatorial Guinea
Le Méridien Oran Hotel & Convention Centre, Algeria
Sofitel Essaouira Mogador Golf & Spa, Morocco
Africa's Leading Resort 2012Royal Savoy Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt
Alfajiri Villa Resort, Kenya
Baron Resort Sharm El Sheikh
Breezes Beach Club, Tanzania
Karafuu Hotel Beach Resort, Tanzania
Sheraton Club des Pins Resort & Towers, Algeria
Sofitel Agadir Royal Bay Resort, Morocco
Sun City Resort, South Africa
The Falls Resort, Zambia
Africa's Leading Sports Resort 2012Legend Golf & Safari Resort - South Africa
Fairmont Zimbali Resort, South Africa
Fancourt Hotel & Country Club - South Africa
InterContinental Taba Heights, Egypt
Pezula Resort Hotel & Spa - South Africa
Phakalane Golf Estate Hotel Resort - Botswana
Sun City Resort - South Africa
The Palmeraie Golf Palace & Resort - Morocco
The Steigenberger Golf Resort - Egypt
Africa's Leading Town House Hotel 2012No5 Boutique Art Hotel, South Africa
Cape Cadogan, South Africa
Ten Bompas Hotel, South Africa
The Barrydale Karoo Hotel, South Africa
Townhouse Hotel & Conference Centre, South Africa

Marketing

Africa's Leading Marketing Campaign 2012Egypt
Kenya
Moroccan National Tourist Office
Mozambique
Namibia
Nigeria
South Africa
Tanzania

Meetings & Conventions

Africa's Leading Meetings & Conference Centre 2012Durban International Convention Centre, South Africa
Cairo International Conference Centre, Egypt
Cape Town International Convention Centre, South Africa
Sandton Convention Centre, South Africa
The Kenyatta International Conference Centre, Kenya
The UN Convention Centre, Ethiopia

Other

Africa's Leading Entertainment Center 2012Soho Square Sharm El Sheikh
Mandela Square
Rabat Mega Mall
V&A Waterfront, South Africa

Rail

Africa's Leading Luxury Train 2012The Blue Train
Rovos Rail
The Pride of Africa Private Train

Safari

Africa's Leading Conservation Company 2012Shamwari Game Reserve, South Africa
&Beyond
African Conservation Experience
African Encounter
African Impact
Edge Of Africa
Mala Mala Game Reserve
Africa's Leading Game Reserve Brand 2012&Beyond
African Bushcamp Safaris
Singita Game Reserves
Africa's Leading Luxury Game Reserve 2012Thanda Private Game Reserve, South Africa
Londolozi Private Game Reserve, South Africa
Pamushana, Zimbabwe
Royal Malewane, South Africa
Sabi Sabi Private Game Reserve, South Africa
Shamwari Game Reserve, South Africa
Singita Ebony Lodge, South Africa
Ulusaba Private Game Reserve, South Africa
Wolwedans Dunes Lodge & Dune Camp, Namibia
Africa's Leading Safari Lodge 2012Shamwari Game Reserve, South Africa
Chiawa Camp, Zambia
Chobe Chilwero Lodge, Botswana
Finch Hattons, Kenya
Gorah Elephant Camp, South Africa
Legend Lodges, Entabeni Private Game Reserve, South Africa
Londolozi Private Game Reserve, South Africa
Royal Malewane, South Africa
Sabi Sabi Private Game Reserve, South Africa
Singita Ebony Lodge, South Africa
Thanda Private Game Reserve, South Africa
Tuli Safari Lodge, Botswana
Wolwedans Dunes Lodge & Dune Camp, Namibia

Spa

Africa's Leading Spa Resort 2012Arabella Hotel & Spa, South Africa
African Pride Crystal Towers Hotel & Spa, South Africa
Epacha Game Lodge & Spa, Namibia
Fordoun Spa, Hotel & Restaurant, South Africa
Four Seasons Hotel Marrakech, Morocco
Four Seasons Resort Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt
Pezula Resort Hotel & Spa, South Africa
The Oberoi Sahl Hasheesh, Egypt
The Saxon, South Africa
The Twelve Apostles Hotel & Spa, South Africa

Travel Agencies & Tour Operators

Africa's Leading Business Travel Agency 2012Travel with Flair
Club Corporate Travel, South Africa
FCm Travel Solutions
Palace Travel Ghana
Pentravel, South Africa
Sure Corporate, South Africa
Sure Giltedge Corporate Travel
Africa's Leading Corporate Travel Company 2012FCm Travel Solutions
Club Corporate Travel, South Africa
Palace Travel Ghana
Pentravel, South Africa
Sure Giltedge Corporate Travel
Sure Travel, South Africa
Travel with Flair
Africa's Leading Luxury Tour Operator 2012Abercrombie & Kent
Cox & Kings
Elegant Resorts
Giltedge Travel
Kuoni Group
Pulse Africa
Rhino Africa
Travcoa
Africa's Leading Online Travel Agency 2012Flightsite.co.za
AAHolidays.co.za
Pick n Pay Travel
Travel.co.za
Travelstart
Africa's Leading Travel Agency 2012Club Travel, South Africa
African Classic Encounters, South Africa
Flight Centre, South Africa
Flight Site, South Africa
Kuoni Travel
Sure Giltedge Corporate Travel, South Africa
Sure Travel, South Africa
Travel Counsellors, South Africa
Africa's Leading Travel Management Company 2012Travel with Flair South Africa
BCD Travel Mozambique
Bunson Travel Kenya
Club Corporate Travel, South Africa
Executive Travel Egypt
Falcon Africa South Africa
FCm Travel Solutions
HRG Rennies Travel, South Africa
Sure Giltedge Travel, South Africa

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