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Africa Nominees 2022

Africa nominees

It is with great pleasure that we open the
29th annual World Travel Awards for Africa entries.

The winner and 2 runners up from 2021 re-qualify automatically for the 2022 award*.

Voting opens on 4th April 2022 when all of the short-listed nominees for Africa 2022 will be announced.

Entries close on 27th March 2022.

* All nominees are listed alphabetically.

Air

Africa's Leading Airline - Business Class 20222021 Winner + 2 runners up:
EgyptAir
Ethiopian Airlines
Kenya Airways
Africa's Leading Airline - Economy Class 20222021 Winner + 2 runners up:
Ethiopian Airlines
Kenya Airways
Precision Air
Africa's Leading Airline 20222021 Winner + 2 runners up:
Ethiopian Airlines
Kenya Airways
South African Airways
Africa's Leading Airline Brand 20222021 Winner + 2 runners up:
Ethiopian Airlines
Kenya Airways
South African Airways
Africa's Leading Airport 20222021 Winner + 2 runners up:
Cape Town International Airport, South Africa
Jomo Kenyatta International Airport, Kenya
Julius Nyerere International Airport, Tanzania
Africa's Leading Inflight Magazine 20222021 Winner + 2 runners up:
Índico (LAM - Mozambique Airlines)
Msafiri (Kenya Airways)
Selamta Magazine (Ethiopian Airlines)
Africa's Leading Low-Cost Airline 20222021 Winner + 2 runners up:
fastjet
Jambojet
kulula.com

Attraction

Africa's Leading Tourist Attraction 20222021 Winner + 2 runners up:
Mount Kilimanjaro, Tanzania
Ngorongoro Crater, Tanzania
Table Mountain, South Africa

Car

Africa's Leading Business Car Rental Company 20222021 Winner + 2 runners up:
Avis
Europcar
Hertz
Africa's Leading Car Rental Company 20222021 Winner + 2 runners up:
Avis
Europcar
Hertz

Cruise

Africa's Leading Cruise Line 20222021 Winner + 2 runners up:
Oceania Cruises
Regent Seven Seas Cruises
Silversea Cruises
Africa's Leading Cruise Port 20222021 Winner + 2 runners up:
Port of Cape Town, South Africa
Port of Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
Port of Mombasa, Kenya
Africa's Leading River Cruise Company 20222021 Winner + 2 runners up:
Oberoi Cruises
Viking River Cruises
Zambezi Queen Collection

Destination

Africa's Leading Beach Destination 20222021 Winner + 2 runners up:
Cape Town, South Africa
Diani Beach, Kenya
Zanzibar, Tanzania
Africa's Leading Business Travel Destination 20222021 Winner + 2 runners up:
Cape Town, South Africa
Johannesburg, South Africa
Nairobi, Kenya
Africa's Leading City Destination 20222021 Winner + 2 runners up:
Cape Town, South Africa
Kigali, Rwanda
Nairobi, Kenya
Africa's Leading Destination 20222021 Winner + 2 runners up:
Kenya
South Africa
Tanzania
Africa's Leading Festival & Event Destination 20222021 Winner + 2 runners up:
Cape Town, South Africa
Durban, South Africa
Nairobi, Kenya
Africa's Leading Luxury Island 20222021 Winner + 2 runners up:
&Beyond Mnemba Island, Zanzibar
Anantara Medjumbe Island Resort, Mozambique
Thanda Island, Tanzania
Africa's Leading Meetings & Conference Destination 20222021 Winner + 2 runners up:
Cape Town, South Africa
Durban, South Africa
Nairobi, Kenya
Africa's Leading National Park 20222021 Winner + 2 runners up:
Kruger National Park, South Africa
Masai Mara National Reserve, Kenya
Serengeti National Park, Tanzania
Africa's Leading Tourist Board 20222021 Winner + 2 runners up:
Kenya Tourism Board
South Africa Tourism
Tanzania Tourist Board

General

Africa's Responsible Tourism Award 20222021 Winner + 2 runners up:
Gamewatchers Safaris
Ol Pejeta Conservancy
Twiga Tours

Hotels & Resorts

Africa's Leading Airport Hotel 20222021 Winner + 2 runners up:
Four Points by Sheraton Nairobi Airport, Kenya
InterContinental Johannesburg O.R. Tambo Airport, South Africa
Radisson Hotel & Convention Centre, Johannesburg, O.R. Tambo, South Africa
Africa's Leading All-Inclusive Resort 20222021 Winner + 2 runners up:
Baobab Beach Resort & Spa, Kenya
Diamonds Dream of Africa, Kenya
Hotel La Gemma dell'Est, Zanzibar, Tanzania
Africa's Leading Beach Resort 20222021 Winner + 2 runners up:
Four Seasons Resort Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt
Hotel La Gemma dell'Est, Zanzibar, Tanzania
Swahili Beach, Kenya
Africa's Leading Boutique Hotel 20222021 Winner + 2 runners up:
Giraffe Manor, The Safari Collection, Kenya
Hemingways Nairobi, Kenya
Saxon Hotel, Villas and Spa, South Africa
Africa's Leading Boutique Hotel Brand 20222021 Winner + 2 runners up:
Azura
Elewana Collection
Mantis Collection
Africa's Leading Business Hotel 20222021 Winner + 2 runners up:
Gran Meliá Arusha, Tanzania
Radisson Blu Hotel, Nairobi Upper Hill, Kenya
Transcorp Hilton Abuja, Nigeria
Africa's Leading Casino Resort 20222021 Winner + 2 runners up:
Maritim Jolie Ville Resort & Casino Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt
Mazagan Beach & Golf Resort, Morocco
Sun City Resort, South Africa
Africa's Leading City Hotel 20222021 Winner + 2 runners up:
Dar es Salaam Serena Hotel, Tanzania
Fairmont The Norfolk, Kenya
Radisson Blu Hotel Sandton, Johannesburg, South Africa
Africa's Leading Conference Hotel 20222021 Winner + 2 runners up:
Enashipai Resort and Spa, Kenya
PrideInn Paradise Beach Resort, Convention Centre & Spa, Kenya
Radisson Hotel & Convention Centre Johannesburg, O.R. Tambo, South Africa
Africa's Leading Design Hotel 20222021 Winner + 2 runners up:
Babylonstoren Hotel, South Africa
The Silo, Cape Town, South Africa
Tribe Hotel, Kenya
Africa's Leading Family Resort 20222021 Winner + 2 runners up:
Baobab Beach Resort & Spa, Kenya
Sun City Resort, South Africa
Voyager Beach Resort, Kenya
Africa's Leading Hotel 20222021 Winner + 2 runners up:
Fairmont Mount Kenya Safari Club
Saxon Hotel, Villas and Spa, South Africa
The Palace of the Lost City, South Africa
Africa's Leading Hotel Brand 20222021 Winner + 2 runners up:
Radisson Blu
Sarova Hotels, Resorts and Game Lodges
Serena Hotels
Africa's Leading Hotel Residences 20222021 Winner + 2 runners up:
Hilton Cairo Zamalek Residences, Egypt
Palacina The Residence & The Suites, Kenya
The Residences at Leopard Beach Resort & Spa, Kenya
Africa's Leading Hotel Suite 20222021 Winner + 2 runners up:
Nelson Mandela Platinum Suite @ Saxon Hotel, Villas and Spa, South Africa
Presidential Suite @ Belmond Mount Nelson Hotel, South Africa
Royal Suite @ Radisson Blu Hotel & Convention Centre, Kigali, Rwanda
Africa's Leading Luxury Hotel 20222021 Winner + 2 runners up:
La Mamounia, Morocco
The Silo, Cape Town, South Africa
Villa Rosa Kempinski Nairobi, Kenya
Africa's Leading Luxury Hotel Villa 20222021 Winner + 2 runners up:
Grand Riad @ Royal Mansour Marrakech, Morocco
The Cliff Villa @ Alfajiri Villas, Kenya
Villa Two @ Ellerman House, South Africa
Africa's Leading Luxury Lodge 20222021 Winner + 2 runners up:
Silvan Safari, South Africa
Singita Sasakwa Lodge, Tanzania
Sirikoi, Kenya
Africa's Leading Luxury Resort 20222021 Winner + 2 runners up:
Four Seasons Resort Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt
Mandarin Oriental, Marrakech, Morocco
Meliá Zanzibar
Africa's Leading New Hotel 2022Open for New nominations
Africa's Leading Private Island Resort 20222021 Winner + 2 runners up:
&Beyond Mnemba Island, Zanzibar
Chapwani Private Island, Zanzibar
Manda Bay, Kenya
Africa's Leading Resort 20222021 Winner + 2 runners up:
Fancourt, South Africa
Hotel Riu Palace Zanzibar, Tanzania
One&Only Cape Town, South Africa
Africa's Leading Serviced Apartments 20222021 Winner + 2 runners up:
Cowrie Shell Beach Apartments, Kenya
Fraser Suites Abuja, Nigeria
Lawhill Luxury Apartments, South Africa
Africa's Leading Sports Resort 20222021 Winner + 2 runners up:
Fancourt, South Africa
Ocean Sports Resort, Watamu, Kenya
Sun City Resort, South Africa
Africa's Most Romantic Resort 20222021 Winner + 2 runners up:
Anantara Medjumbe Island Resort, Mozambique
Diamonds Dream of Africa, Kenya
Meliá Zanzibar, Tanzania

Meetings & Conventions

Africa's Leading Meetings & Conference Centre 20222021 Winner + 2 runners up:
Cape Town International Convention Centre, South Africa
Durban International Convention Centre, South Africa
Kenyatta International Convention Centre, Nairobi, Kenya

Rail

Africa's Leading Luxury Train 20222021 Winner + 1 runners up:
Rovos Rail
The Blue Train

Safari

Africa's Leading Conservation Company 20222021 Winner + 2 runners up:
&Beyond
Ol Pejeta Conservancy
Singita
Africa's Leading Luxury Safari Lodge 20222021 Winner + 2 runners up:
Four Seasons Safari Lodge Serengeti, Tanzania
Londolozi Private Game Reserve, South Africa
Palala Boutique Game Lodge & Spa, South Africa
Africa's Leading Luxury Tented Safari Camp 20222021 Winner + 2 runners up:
Olare Mara Kempinski Masai Mara, Kenya
Singita Mara River Tented Camp, Tanzania
Singita Sabora Tented Camp, Tanzania
Africa's Leading Private Game Reserve 20222021 Winner + 2 runners up:
Ol Pejeta Conservancy, Kenya
Sabi Sands Game Reserve, South Africa
Shambala Private Game Reserve, South Africa
Africa's Leading Safari Company 20222021 Winner + 2 runners up:
Go2Africa
Rhino Africa
Twiga Tours
Africa's Leading Safari Lodge 20222021 Winner + 2 runners up:
Eagles Crag Lodge @ Shamwari Private Game Reserve, South Africa
Greystoke Mahale, Tanzania
Melia Serengeti Lodge, Tanzania
Africa's Leading Tented Safari Camp 20222021 Winner + 2 runners up:
Elewana Elephant Pepper Camp Masai Mara, Kenya
Finch Hattons, Kenya
Porini Amboseli Camp, Selenkay Conservancy, Kenya

Travel Agencies & Tour Operators

Africa's Leading Destination Management Company 20222021 Winner + 2 runners up:
Destination Kenya
Pollman's Tours & Safaris
Thompsons Africa
Africa's Leading Luxury Tour Operator 20222021 Winner + 2 runners up:
Abercrombie & Kent
Go2Africa
Rhino Africa
Africa's Leading Online Travel Agency 20222021 Winner + 2 runners up:
Kenya Geographic
Travel.co.za
TravelYalla
Africa's Leading Tour Operator 20222021 Winner + 2 runners up:
East Africa Adventure Tours & Safaris
Pollman's Tours & Safaris
Thompsons Africa
Africa's Leading Travel Agency 20222021 Winner + 2 runners up:
Bonfire Adventures
Club Travel, South Africa
Satguru Travel
Africa's Leading Travel Management Company 20222021 Winner + 2 runners up:
Club Travel Corporate
FCM Travel
Satguru Travel

Villas

Africa's Leading Luxury Private Villa 20222021 Winner + 2 runners up:
Cottar's Bush Villa, Kenya
Siringit Villa by Mantis, Tanzania
Villa iZulu @ Thanda Safari, South Africa

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