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Africa Nominees 2021

Africa nominees

It is with great pleasure that we announce the Africa nominees of the 28th annual World Travel Awards as*:

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

Air

Africa's Leading Airline - Business Class 2021Kenya Airways
EgyptAir
Ethiopian Airlines
Royal Air Maroc
RwandAir
South African Airways
Africa's Leading Airline - Economy Class 2021Ethiopian Airlines
EgyptAir
Kenya Airways
LAM - Mozambique Airlines
Mango
Precision Air
Royal Air Maroc
RwandAir
South African Airways
Africa's Leading Airline 2021Kenya Airways
EgyptAir
Ethiopian Airlines
Royal Air Maroc
RwandAir
South African Airways
Tunisair
Africa's Leading Airline Brand 2021Ethiopian Airlines
EgyptAir
Kenya Airways
Royal Air Maroc
RwandAir
South African Airways
Africa's Leading Airport 2021Cape Town International Airport, South Africa
Casablanca Mohammed V International Airport, Morocco
Jomo Kenyatta International Airport, Kenya
Julius Nyerere International Airport, Tanzania
Kigali International Airport, Rwanda
King Shaka International Airport, Durban, South Africa
O.R. Tambo International Airport, South Africa
Africa's Leading Inflight Magazine 2021Índico (LAM - Mozambique Airlines)
Horus (EgyptAir)
khuluma (Kulula)
La Gazelle (Tunisair)
Msafiri (Kenya Airways)
RAM Magazine (Royal Air Maroc)
Selamta Magazine (Ethiopian Airlines)
Africa's Leading Low-Cost Airline 2021fastjet
Fly540
Jambojet
kulula.com
Mango

Attraction

Africa's Leading Tourist Attraction 2021Table Mountain, South Africa
Mount Kilimanjaro, Tanzania
Ngorongoro Crater, Tanzania
Pyramids of Giza, Egypt
Robben Island, South Africa
V&A Waterfront, South Africa

Car

Africa's Leading Business Car Rental Company 2021Avis
Budget
Europcar
Hertz
Sixt
Thrifty
Africa's Leading Car Rental Company 2021Avis
Budget
Europcar
Hertz
Sixt
Thrifty

Cruise

Africa's Leading Cruise Line 2021Oceania Cruises
Regent Seven Seas Cruises
Silversea Cruises
Africa's Leading Cruise Port 2021Port of Mombasa, Kenya
Port Elizabeth, South Africa
Port of Cape Town, South Africa
Port of Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
Port of Durban, South Africa
Port of Zanzibar, Tanzania
Africa's Leading River Cruise Company 2021Zambezi Queen Collection
Oberoi Cruises
Sonesta Cruise Collection
Viking River Cruises

Destination

Africa's Leading Beach Destination 2021Zanzibar, Tanzania
Bazaruto, Mozambique
Cape Town, South Africa
Diani Beach, Kenya
Plettenberg Bay, South Africa
Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt
Africa's Leading Business Travel Destination 2021Nairobi, Kenya
Accra, Ghana
Cairo, Egypt
Cape Town, South Africa
Durban, South Africa
Johannesburg, South Africa
Lagos, Nigeria
Pretoria, South Africa
Africa's Leading City Destination 2021Cape Town, South Africa
Durban, South Africa
Johannesburg, South Africa
Kigali, Rwanda
Luxor, Egypt
Marrakech, Morocco
Nairobi, Kenya
Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt
Africa's Leading Destination 2021Tanzania
Botswana
Egypt
Ghana
Kenya
Morocco
Mozambique
Namibia
Nigeria
Rwanda
South Africa
Uganda
Zambia
Africa's Leading Festival & Event Destination 2021Durban, South Africa
Accra, Ghana
Cape Town, South Africa
Johannesburg, South Africa
Kigali, Rwanda
Lagos, Nigeria
Marrakech, Morocco
Nairobi, Kenya
Rabat, Morocco
Africa's Leading Luxury Island 2021Thanda Island, Tanzania
&Beyond Mnemba Island, Zanzibar
Anantara Medjumbe Island Resort, Mozambique
Africa's Leading Meetings & Conference Destination 2021Durban, South Africa
Cape Town, South Africa
Kigali, Rwanda
Nairobi, Kenya
Africa's Leading National Park 2021Serengeti National Park, Tanzania
Central Kalahari Game Reserve, Botswana
Etosha National Park, Namibia
Kidepo Valley National Park, Uganda
Kruger National Park, South Africa
Masai Mara National Reserve, Kenya
Africa's Leading Tourist Board 2021Kenya Tourism Board
Botswana Tourism Organisation
Egyptian Tourism Authority
Gambia Tourism Board
Ghana Tourism Authority
Moroccan National Tourist Office
Namibia Tourism Board
Nigerian Tourism Development Corporation
Rwanda Development Board
South Africa Tourism
Tanzania Tourist Board
Zanzibar Commission for Tourism

General

Africa's Responsible Tourism Award 2021Twiga Tours
Chobe Game Lodge
Gamewatchers Safaris
Great Plains Conservation
Green Safaris
Grootbos Private Nature Reserve
Ol Pejeta Conservancy
Radisson Hotel & Convention Centre Johannesburg, O.R. Tambo, South Africa
Seas4Life Safaris
Table Mountain Aerial Cableway
Transfrontier Parks Destinations

Hotels & Resorts

Africa's Leading Airport Hotel 2021Four Points by Sheraton Nairobi Airport, Kenya
Crowne Plaza Nairobi Airport, Kenya
Hyatt Regency Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
InterContinental Johannesburg O.R. Tambo Airport, South Africa
Le Méridien Cairo Airport, Egypt
Radisson Hotel & Convention Centre, Johannesburg, O.R. Tambo, South Africa
Africa's Leading All-Inclusive Resort 2021Diamonds Dream of Africa, Kenya
Baobab Beach Resort & Spa, Kenya
Hotel La Gemma dell'Est, Zanzibar, Tanzania
Hotel Riu Palace Zanzibar
TUI BLUE Bahari, Zanzibar, Tanzania
Africa's Leading Beach Resort 2021Four Seasons Resort Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt
Anantara Bazaruto Island Resort, Mozambique
Bluebay Beach Resort & Spa, Zanzibar
Hotel La Gemma dell'Est, Zanzibar, Tanzania
Hotel Riu Palace Zanzibar
Karafuu Beach Resort & Spa, Zanzibar
Swahili Beach, Kenya
The Majlis, Kenya
Africa's Leading Boutique Hotel 2021Saxon Hotel, Villas and Spa, South Africa
Fusion Boutique Hotel, South Africa
Giraffe Manor, The Safari Collection, Kenya
Hemingways Nairobi, Kenya
Lanzerac Hotel & Spa, South Africa
Mantis St Helena
The Manor House at Fancourt
The Silo, Cape Town, South Africa
The Wheatbaker, Lagos
Africa's Leading Boutique Hotel Brand 2021Mantis Collection
Azura
Elewana Collection
Hunter Hotels
Red Carnation Hotels
The Liz McGrath Collection
The Royal Portfolio
Africa's Leading Business Hotel 2021Transcorp Hilton Abuja, Nigeria
Fairmont The Norfolk, Kenya
Four Seasons Hotel Cairo at Nile Plaza, Egypt
Gran Meliá Arusha, Tanzania
Hotel 2 Février Lomé, Togo
Kempinski Hotel Gold Coast City Accra, Ghana
Kigali Serena Hotel, Rwanda
Le Casablanca Hotel, Morocco
Radisson Blu Hotel & Convention Centre, Kigali, Rwanda
Radisson Blu Hotel, Dakar Sea Plaza, Senegal
Radisson Blu Hotel, Nairobi Upper Hill, Kenya
Radisson Hotel & Convention Centre Johannesburg, O.R. Tambo, South Africa
Sandton Sun, South Africa
Tribe Hotel, Kenya
Africa's Leading Casino Resort 2021Mazagan Beach & Golf Resort, Morocco
Maritim Jolie Ville Resort & Casino Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt
Peermont D'oreale Grande at Emperors Palace, South Africa
Sun City Resort, South Africa
The Palazzo, South Africa
Wild Coast Sun, South Africa
Africa's Leading City Hotel 2021Fairmont The Norfolk, Kenya
Dar es Salaam Serena Hotel, Tanzania
Hyatt Regency Casablanca, Morocco
Pepperclub Hotel & Spa, South Africa
Pullman Abidjan, Cote d'Ivoire
Radisson Blu Hotel Sandton, Johannesburg, South Africa
Sandton Sun, South Africa
Sheraton Casablanca Hotel & Towers, Morocco
Africa's Leading Conference Hotel 2021Radisson Hotel & Convention Centre Johannesburg, O.R. Tambo, South Africa
African Pride Melrose Arch, Autograph Collection, South Africa
Djibouti Palace Kempinski, Djibouti
Enashipai Resort and Spa, Kenya
Four Seasons Hotel Cairo at Nile Plaza, Egypt
Hilton Sandton, South Africa
InterContinental Citystars Cairo, Egypt
JW Marriott Hotel Cairo, Egypt
Kigali Serena Hotel, Rwanda
Mövenpick Mansour Eddahbi Marrakech, Morocco
Phakalane Golf Estate Hotel Resort, Botswana
PrideInn Paradise Beach Resort, Convention Centre & Spa, Kenya
Radisson Blu Hotel & Convention Centre, Kigali, Rwanda
Radisson Blu Hotel Waterfront, Cape Town, South Africa
Sandton Sun, South Africa
Southern Sun Elangeni & Maharani, South Africa
Sun City Resort, South Africa
The Westin Cape Town, South Africa
Africa's Leading Design Hotel 2021Babylonstoren Hotel, South Africa
Birkenhead House, South Africa
Hotel Les Deux Tours, Morocco
Pullman Abidjan, Cote d'Ivoire
The Olive Exclusive All Suite Hotel, Namibia
The Robertson Small Hotel, South Africa
The Silo, Cape Town, South Africa
Tribe Hotel, Kenya
Africa's Leading Family Resort 2021Sun City Resort, South Africa
Address Marassi Golf Resort, Egypt
Baobab Beach Resort & Spa, Kenya
Fairmont Mount Kenya Safari Club
Hurghada Marriott Beach Resort, Egypt
Leopard Beach Resort & Spa, Kenya
One&Only Cape Town, South Africa
PrideInn Paradise Beach Resort, Convention Centre & Spa, Kenya
Sultan Gardens Resort, Egypt
Voyager Beach Resort, Kenya
Wild Coast Sun, South Africa
Africa's Leading Green Hotel 2021Hotel Verde Zanzibar - Azam Luxury Resort and Spa, Tanzania
Aberdare Country Club, Kenya
Hilton Hurghada Plaza, Egypt
Morukuru Beach Lodge, South Africa
Nairobi Serena Hotel
Nkwichi Lodge, Mozambique
Zuri Zanzibar
Africa's Leading Hotel 2021Fairmont Mount Kenya Safari Club
Al Salam Hotel Khartoum, Sudan
Arabella Hotel & Spa, South Africa
Four Seasons Hotel Cairo at Nile Plaza, Egypt
Four Seasons Hotel Casablanca, Morocco
Four Seasons Hotel The Westcliff, Johannesburg, South Africa
Hilton Cairo Zamalek Residences, Egypt
Hotel 2 Février Lomé, Togo
Palais Namaskar, Marrakech, Morocco
Royal Mansour Marrakech, Morocco
Saxon Hotel, Villas and Spa, South Africa
Selman Marrakech, Morocco
The Houghton Hotel, South Africa
The Palace of the Lost City, South Africa
Africa's Leading Hotel Brand 2021Serena Hotels
Hilton Hotels & Resorts
InterContinental Hotels & Resorts
Mantis Collection
Protea Hotels by Marriott
Radisson Blu
Sarova Hotels, Resorts and Game Lodges
Sun International
Tsogo Sun
Africa's Leading Hotel Residences 2021Hilton Cairo Zamalek Residences, Egypt
Michelangelo Towers, South Africa
Palacina The Residence & The Suites, Kenya
Pepperclub Hotel & Spa, South Africa
The Residences at Leopard Beach Resort & Spa, Kenya
Africa's Leading Hotel Suite 2021Nelson Mandela Platinum Suite @ Saxon Hotel, Villas and Spa, South Africa
Presidential Suite @ Belmond Mount Nelson Hotel, South Africa
Presidential Suite @ Four Seasons Resort Marrakech, Morocco
Royal Suite @ Radisson Blu Hotel & Convention Centre, Kigali, Rwanda
Royal Suite @ The Oberoi, Marrakech, Morocco
The Royal Suite @ Four Seasons Hotel The Westcliff, Johannesburg, South Africa
Africa's Leading Luxury Hotel 2021La Mamounia, Morocco
Belmond Mount Nelson Hotel, South Africa
Four Seasons Hotel Tunis, Tunisia
Pullman Abidjan, Cote d'Ivoire
Saxon Hotel, Villas and Spa, South Africa
The Oyster Box, South Africa
The Silo, Cape Town, South Africa
The Twelve Apostles Hotel & Spa, South Africa
Villa Rosa Kempinski Nairobi, Kenya
Africa's Leading Luxury Hotel Villa 2021Grand Riad @ Royal Mansour Marrakech, Morocco
Royal Villa @ Four Seasons Resort Marrakech, Morocco
Selman Villa @ Selman Marrakech
The Cliff Villa @ Alfajiri Villas, Kenya
Villa Namaskar @ Palais Namaskar, Morocco
Villa Two @ Ellerman House, South Africa
Africa's Leading Luxury Lodge 2021Silvan Safari, South Africa
&Beyond Sossusvlei Desert Lodge, Namibia
Palala Boutique Game Lodge & Spa, South Africa
Royal Malewane, South Africa
Sanctuary Chief's Camp, Botswana
Singita Sasakwa Lodge, Tanzania
Sirikoi, Kenya
Thanda Safari Lodge at Thanda Safari, South Africa
Time + Tide Chinzombo, Zambia
Virunga Lodge, Rwanda
Africa's Leading Luxury Resort 2021Mandarin Oriental, Marrakech, Morocco
Four Seasons Resort Marrakech, Morocco
Four Seasons Resort Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt
Meliá Zanzibar
Africa's Leading New Hotel 2021Radisson Hotel & Convention Centre, Johannesburg, O.R. Tambo, South Africa
Kisawa Mozambique
Kruger Shalati, South Africa
Singita Volcanoes National Park, Rwanda
The Residence by Atzaró, South Africa
The St. Regis Almasa Hotel, Cairo, Egypt
The St. Regis Cairo, Egypt
Africa's Leading Private Island Resort 2021Chapwani Private Island, Zanzibar
&Beyond Mnemba Island, Zanzibar
Anantara Medjumbe Island Resort, Mozambique
Manda Bay, Kenya
The Sands at Chale Island, Kenya
Africa's Leading Resort 2021Fancourt, South Africa
Address Marassi Golf Resort, Egypt
Hotel Riu Palace Zanzibar, Tanzania
One&Only Cape Town, South Africa
Pezula Resort Hotel & Spa, South Africa
Sun City Resort, South Africa
Africa's Leading Serviced Apartments 2021Lawhill Luxury Apartments, South Africa
129 on Kloof Nek, South Africa
Cowrie Shell Beach Apartments, Kenya
Fraser Suites Abuja, Nigeria
Marriott Executive Apartments Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
Africa's Leading Sports Resort 2021Ocean Sports Resort, Watamu, Kenya
Fancourt, South Africa
Legend Golf & Safari Resort, South Africa
Mazagan Beach & Golf Resort, Morocco
Pezula Resort Hotel & Spa, South Africa
Sun City Resort, South Africa
Africa's Most Romantic Resort 2021Anantara Medjumbe Island Resort, Mozambique
Anantara Bazaruto Island Resort, Mozambique
Diamonds Dream of Africa, Kenya
Meliá Zanzibar, Tanzania
Pezula Resort Hotel & Spa, South Africa

Meetings & Conventions

Africa's Leading Meetings & Conference Centre 2021Kenyatta International Convention Centre, Nairobi, Kenya
Cairo International Convention & Exhibition Centre, Egypt
Cape Town International Convention Centre, South Africa
Durban International Convention Centre, South Africa
Kigali Convention Centre
Palais des Congrès Marrakech by Mövenpick Mansour Eddahbi, Morocco
Sandton Convention Centre, South Africa

Rail

Africa's Leading Luxury Train 2021The Blue Train
Rovos Rail

Safari

Africa's Leading Conservation Company 2021&Beyond
African Conservation Experience
Edge Of Africa
MalaMala Game Reserve
Mantis Collection
Ol Pejeta Conservancy
Shamwari Private Game Reserve, South Africa
Singita
Wilderness Safaris
Africa's Leading Game Reserve Brand 2021&Beyond
Legend Hospitality Group
Shamwari Group
Singita
Africa's Leading Luxury Safari Lodge 2021Four Seasons Safari Lodge Serengeti, Tanzania
&Beyond Sandibe Okavango Safari Lodge, Botswana
Cheetah Plains, South Africa
Londolozi Private Game Reserve, South Africa
One&Only Nyungwe House, Rwanda
Palala Boutique Game Lodge & Spa, South Africa
Simbambili Game Lodge, Thornybush, South Africa
Singita Ebony Lodge, South Africa
Thornybush Game Lodge, South Africa
Xigera Safari Lodge, Botswana
Zannier Hotels Omaanda
Africa's Leading Luxury Tented Safari Camp 2021Olare Mara Kempinski Masai Mara, Kenya
Saseka Tented Camp, Thornybush, South Africa
Singita Mara River Tented Camp, Tanzania
Singita Sabora Tented Camp, Tanzania
Wolwedans Dunes Lodge & Dune Camp, Namibia
Africa's Leading Private Game Reserve 2021Shambala Private Game Reserve, South Africa
&Beyond Phinda Private Game Reserve, South Africa
Ol Pejeta Conservancy, Kenya
Ongava Game Reserve, Namibia
Sabi Sands Game Reserve, South Africa
Shamwari Private Game Reserve, South Africa
Ulusaba Private Game Reserve, South Africa
Africa's Leading Safari Company 2021Rhino Africa
Africa Uncovered
GILTEDGE
Go2Africa
Private Safaris
Sun Safaris
Twiga Tours
Africa's Leading Safari Lodge 2021Eagles Crag Lodge @ Shamwari Private Game Reserve, South Africa
Borana Lodge, Kenya
Earth Lodge @ Sabi Sabi Private Game Reserve, South Africa
Greystoke Mahale, Tanzania
Jaci's Lodges, South Africa
Mantis Founder's Lodge, South Africa
Melia Serengeti Lodge, Tanzania
ol Donyo Lodge, Kenya
Sanctuary Chobe Chilwero, Botswana
Sirikoi, Kenya
Thanda Safari Lodge at Thanda Safari, South Africa
Africa's Leading Tented Safari Camp 2021Finch Hattons, Kenya
Dwyka Tented Lodge @ Sanbona Wildlife Reserve, South Africa
Elewana Elephant Pepper Camp Masai Mara, Kenya
Fairmont Mara Safari Club, Kenya
Hayward’s Safari Sanctuary, South Africa
Hoanib Skeleton Coast, Namibia
Mahali Mzuri, Kenya
Porini Amboseli Camp, Selenkay Conservancy, Kenya
Wolwedans Private Camp, Namibia

Travel Agencies & Tour Operators

Africa's Leading Destination Management Company 2021Thompsons Africa
Destination Kenya
Dragonfly Africa
Emeco Travel Egypt
Involv Africa
Ker & Downey® Africa
Nziza Hospitality
Pollman's Tours & Safaris
Tourvest Destination Management
Unitours Maroc
Africa's Leading Luxury Tour Operator 2021Go2Africa
Abercrombie & Kent
GILTEDGE
Ker & Downey® Africa
Nalah Africa Bespoke Safaris
Pollman's Tours & Safaris
Rhino Africa
WanderingThru
Africa's Leading Online Travel Agency 2021Travel.co.za
FlightSite
Flyin.com
Kenya Geographic
TravelYalla
Africa's Leading Tour Operator 2021Pollman's Tours & Safaris
East Africa Adventure Tours & Safaris
Hylton Ross Exclusive Touring
New Frontiers
SAHARANSKY
Saunterland Africa Tours
Thompsons Africa
Thompsons Holidays
Travel with Confidence
Africa's Leading Travel Agency 2021Club Travel, South Africa
Bonfire Adventures
Flight Centre, South Africa
Oribi Expeditions
Pentravel
Satguru Travel
Sure Travel
Travel Choice Egypt
Africa's Leading Travel Club 2021Beekman Managed Portfolio
DreamTrips
Easy Holidays
Global Travel Alliance, South Africa
The Holiday Club
Africa's Leading Travel Management Company 2021FCM Travel
Club Travel Corporate
CWT
GILTEDGE
Rennies BCD Travel, South Africa
Satguru Travel
Travel with Confidence
Travel with Flair South Africa

Villas

Africa's Leading Luxury Private Villa 2021Villa iZulu @ Thanda Safari, South Africa
Cottar's Bush Villa, Kenya
Molori Cape Town One, South Africa
Pengilly House, South Africa
Siringit Villa by Mantis, Tanzania
Tarkuni @ Tswalu Kalahari, South Africa
Villa da Praia @ Santorini Mozambique
Villa Ezzahra, Marrakech, Morocco

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