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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*:

* All nominees are listed alphabetically.

Air

Africa's Leading Airline - Business Class 2021EgyptAir
Ethiopian Airlines
Kenya Airways
Royal Air Maroc
RwandAir
South African Airways
Africa's Leading Airline - Economy Class 2021EgyptAir
Ethiopian Airlines
Kenya Airways
LAM - Mozambique Airlines
Mango
Precision Air
Royal Air Maroc
RwandAir
South African Airways
Africa's Leading Airline 2021EgyptAir
Ethiopian Airlines
Kenya Airways
Royal Air Maroc
RwandAir
South African Airways
Tunisair
Africa's Leading Airline Brand 2021EgyptAir
Ethiopian Airlines
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 2021Horus (EgyptAir)
Índico (LAM - Mozambique Airlines)
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 2021Mount Kilimanjaro, Tanzania
Ngorongoro Crater, Tanzania
Pyramids of Giza, Egypt
Robben Island, South Africa
Table Mountain, 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 Elizabeth, South Africa
Port of Cape Town, South Africa
Port of Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
Port of Durban, South Africa
Port of Mombasa, Kenya
Port of Zanzibar, Tanzania
Africa's Leading River Cruise Company 2021Oberoi Cruises
Sonesta Cruise Collection
Viking River Cruises
Zambezi Queen Collection

Destination

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

Hotels & Resorts

Africa's Leading Airport Hotel 2021Crowne Plaza Nairobi Airport, Kenya
Four Points by Sheraton 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 2021Baobab Beach Resort & Spa, Kenya
Diamonds Dream of Africa, Kenya
Hotel La Gemma dell'Est, Zanzibar, Tanzania
Hotel Riu Palace Zanzibar
TUI BLUE Bahari, Zanzibar, Tanzania
Africa's Leading Beach Resort 2021Anantara Bazaruto Island Resort, Mozambique
Bluebay Beach Resort & Spa, Zanzibar
Four Seasons Resort Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt
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 2021Fusion Boutique Hotel, South Africa
Giraffe Manor, The Safari Collection, Kenya
Hemingways Nairobi, Kenya
Lanzerac Hotel & Spa, South Africa
Mantis St Helena
Saxon Hotel, Villas and Spa, South Africa
The Manor House at Fancourt
The Silo, Cape Town, South Africa
The Wheatbaker, Lagos
Africa's Leading Boutique Hotel Brand 2021Azura
Elewana Collection
Hunter Hotels
Mantis Collection
Red Carnation Hotels
The Liz McGrath Collection
The Royal Portfolio
Africa's Leading Business Hotel 2021Fairmont 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
Transcorp Hilton Abuja, Nigeria
Tribe Hotel, Kenya
Africa's Leading Casino Resort 2021Maritim Jolie Ville Resort & Casino Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt
Mazagan Beach & Golf Resort, Morocco
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 2021Dar es Salaam Serena Hotel, Tanzania
Fairmont The Norfolk, Kenya
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 2021African 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
Radisson Hotel & Convention Centre Johannesburg, O.R. Tambo, 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 2021Address 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
Sun City Resort, South Africa
Voyager Beach Resort, Kenya
Wild Coast Sun, South Africa
Africa's Leading Green Hotel 2021Aberdare Country Club, Kenya
Hilton Hurghada Plaza, Egypt
Hotel Verde Zanzibar - Azam Luxury Resort and Spa, Tanzania
Morukuru Beach Lodge, South Africa
Nairobi Serena Hotel
Nkwichi Lodge, Mozambique
Zuri Zanzibar
Africa's Leading Hotel 2021Al Salam Hotel Khartoum, Sudan
Arabella Hotel & Spa, South Africa
Fairmont Mount Kenya Safari Club
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 2021Hilton Hotels & Resorts
InterContinental Hotels & Resorts
Mantis Collection
Protea Hotels by Marriott
Radisson Blu
Sarova Hotels, Resorts and Game Lodges
Serena Hotels
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 2021Belmond Mount Nelson Hotel, South Africa
Four Seasons Hotel Tunis, Tunisia
La Mamounia, Morocco
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 2021&Beyond Sossusvlei Desert Lodge, Namibia
Palala Boutique Game Lodge & Spa, South Africa
Royal Malewane, South Africa
Sanctuary Chief's Camp, Botswana
Silvan Safari, South Africa
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 2021Four Seasons Resort Marrakech, Morocco
Four Seasons Resort Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt
Mandarin Oriental, Marrakech, Morocco
Meliá Zanzibar
Africa's Leading New Hotel 2021Kisawa Mozambique
Kruger Shalati, South Africa
Radisson Hotel & Convention Centre, Johannesburg, O.R. Tambo, 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 2021&Beyond Mnemba Island, Zanzibar
Anantara Medjumbe Island Resort, Mozambique
Chapwani Private Island, Zanzibar
Manda Bay, Kenya
The Sands at Chale Island, Kenya
Africa's Leading Resort 2021Address Marassi Golf Resort, Egypt
Fancourt, South Africa
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 2021129 on Kloof Nek, South Africa
Cowrie Shell Beach Apartments, Kenya
Fraser Suites Abuja, Nigeria
Lawhill Luxury Apartments, South Africa
Marriott Executive Apartments Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
Africa's Leading Sports Resort 2021Fancourt, South Africa
Legend Golf & Safari Resort, South Africa
Mazagan Beach & Golf Resort, Morocco
Ocean Sports Resort, Watamu, Kenya
Pezula Resort Hotel & Spa, South Africa
Sun City Resort, South Africa
Africa's Most Romantic Resort 2021Anantara Bazaruto Island Resort, Mozambique
Anantara Medjumbe 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 2021Cairo International Convention & Exhibition Centre, Egypt
Cape Town International Convention Centre, South Africa
Durban International Convention Centre, South Africa
Kenyatta International Convention Centre, Nairobi, Kenya
Kigali Convention Centre
Palais des Congrès Marrakech by Mövenpick Mansour Eddahbi, Morocco
Sandton Convention Centre, South Africa

Rail

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

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 2021&Beyond Sandibe Okavango Safari Lodge, Botswana
Cheetah Plains, South Africa
Four Seasons Safari Lodge Serengeti, Tanzania
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 2021&Beyond Phinda Private Game Reserve, South Africa
Ol Pejeta Conservancy, Kenya
Ongava Game Reserve, Namibia
Sabi Sands Game Reserve, South Africa
Shambala Private Game Reserve, South Africa
Shamwari Private Game Reserve, South Africa
Ulusaba Private Game Reserve, South Africa
Africa's Leading Safari Company 2021Africa Uncovered
Giltedge Africa
Go2Africa
Private Safaris
Rhino Africa
Sun Safaris
Twiga Tours
Africa's Leading Safari Lodge 2021Borana Lodge, Kenya
Eagles Crag Lodge @ Shamwari Private Game Reserve, South Africa
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 2021Dwyka Tented Lodge @ Sanbona Wildlife Reserve, South Africa
Elewana Elephant Pepper Camp Masai Mara, Kenya
Fairmont Mara Safari Club, Kenya
Finch Hattons, 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 2021Destination Kenya
Dragonfly Africa
Emeco Travel Egypt
Involv Africa
Ker & Downey® Africa
Nziza Hospitality
Pollman's Tours & Safaris
Thompsons Africa
Tourvest Destination Management
Unitours Maroc
Africa's Leading Luxury Tour Operator 2021Abercrombie & Kent
Giltedge Africa
Go2Africa
Ker & Downey® Africa
Nalah Africa Bespoke Safaris
Pollman's Tours & Safaris
Rhino Africa
WanderingThru
Africa's Leading Online Travel Agency 2021FlightSite
Flyin.com
Kenya Geographic
Travel.co.za
TravelYalla
Africa's Leading Tour Operator 2021East Africa Adventure Tours & Safaris
Hylton Ross Exclusive Touring
New Frontiers
Pollman's Tours & Safaris
SAHARANSKY
Saunterland Africa Tours
Thompsons Africa
Thompsons Holidays
Travel with Confidence
Africa's Leading Travel Agency 2021Bonfire Adventures
Club Travel, South Africa
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 2021Club Travel Corporate
CWT
FCM Travel
Giltedge International
Rennies BCD Travel, South Africa
Satguru Travel
Travel with Confidence
Travel with Flair South Africa

Villas

Africa's Leading Luxury Private Villa 2021Cottar'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
Villa iZulu @ Thanda Safari, South Africa

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