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Awards 2010

 

Sarova Stanley Declared "Luxury Business Hotel" at the 2010 World Luxury Hotel Awards

The Sarova Stanley has been voted overall winner in the Luxury Business Hotel category at the World Luxury Hotel Awards held on the 8th of October in Bangkok; making this the second award the hotel has received in just over 2 months.

The World Luxury Hotel Awards are accepted as the pinnacle of achievement for Luxury Hotels worldwide. This Award was established in 2006 by founder and CEO Mr. Brandon Lourens, as a celebration of ultimate achievement in the luxury hotel sector. The awards are about congratulating hotels that have taken the extra step and differentiated themselves from "good hotels" to "exceptional hotels". Over 1000 leading hotel brands worldwide participated in the awards and only 80 hotels, including Sarova Stanley, were recognized as being exceptional hotels offering exceptional products and services. Click Here to read more.

Sarova Stanley is Declared Kenya's Leading Hotel at World Travel Awards 2010

The Sarova Stanley was voted as Kenya’s leading hotel at the 17th World Travel Awards which were held in South Africa, on 12th July, 2010. The World Travel Awards was expressly launched 17 years ago with the aim of encouraging the international travel and tourism industry to embrace the pursuit of excellence. Nominated companies for the World Travel Awards are voted online by travel agents globally and then vetted and inspected by a group of industry experts. Issues such as customer relations to creativity, quality of service, standards, guest satisfaction, product innovation and business acumen are considered.

TURTLE BAY BEACH CLUB HONORED AS BEST FAMILY HOTEL IN THE 2010 TRIPADVISOR TRAVELERS’ CHOICE AWARDS

Turtle Bay Beach Club is the first hotel to be awarded ”Silver Eco-rating” by EcoTourism Kenya in recognition of their efforts to further sustainable tourism through the preservation of Kenya’s environmental and cultural heritage.

Elsa's Kopje – Kenya

• Good Safari Guide Awards 2010 – Elsa’s Kopje voted Best Safari Camp in Africa

• Good Safari Guide Awards 2010 – Elsa’s Kopje voted Best Safari Camp in East Africa

The Tribe

Tribe is a luxury boutique hotel in Nairobi, Kenya.  It was recently selected by Conde Nast Traveller (UK) and Conde Nast Traveler (US) for THE HOT LIST 2010.

The hotel was also recently awarded a Wow Pick by Kiwi Collection.

KENYA TOURIST BOARD SCOOPS INTERNATIONAL AWARDS

In recognition of her marketing and publicity initiatives the Kenya Tourist Board has won awards at the just concluded Emirates Holidays Brochure launch in Dubai and at the Indaba Tourism Fair in South Africa.

KENYA TOURIST BOARD SCOOPS INTERNATIONAL AWARDS

At the Emirates Holiday brochure launch, KTB won the Best National Tourism Board in the Middle East, Africa and Indian Ocean category. The Award was last year won by Mauritius Tourism Board and before then, the South Africa Tourism Board.

The award is sponsored by the Emirates Holiday, a division of Emirates group and is the largest Tour operator in the Middle East.

KENYA TOURIST BOARD SCOOPS INTERNATIONAL AWARDS

Kenya Tourist Board also bagged the 2nd best Tourist Board award in the Good Safari Awards during Indaba 2010 in Durban, South Africa. The Good Safari award committee received 262 nominations from over 487 Tour Operators globally. The top award went to South Africa Tourist Board.

Lion In The Sun

Lion in the Sun Spa was gifted by the prestigious high fashion magazine Tatler with the title of “The world’s best spa” 2010.

Loisaba - Kenya

• Good Safari Guide Awards 2010 – Loisaba voted Best Community Safari Lodge in Africa

Cheli & Peacock - Kenya

• Good Safari Guide Awards 2010 – Cheli & Peacock voted Best Safari Accommodation Group in Afric

Governors Camp 2010 Awards

Award-Travel and Leisure Magazine 2010

Governors’ Camp is voted best hotel in Kenya by Travel and Leisure Magazine’s World’s Best Hotels for 2010

Award -World Travel Awards 2010

Winner – Little Governors’ Camp in the Masai Mara has been rated as Kenya’s leading safari lodge by the prestigious World Travel Awards for 2010

Award-Travel and Leisure Magazine 2010

Governors’ Camp voted 6th best Hotel in Africa and Middle East for World Service

GREAT GOLFING AT THE RIFT VALLEY LODGE

Award-Wold Travel awards

The Great Rift Valley Lodge & Golf Resort because it has – once again - been awarded  the Leading Golf Destination in Kenya 2010 by the World travel Awards.

 

Awards 2009

Governors' Camps - Kenya & Rwanda

• Travel and Leisure Magazine – Top 20 Hotels in Africa 2009 - Governors' Camp was voted 4th

• Travel and Leisure Magazine – Top 100 Hotels in the World 2009 - Governors' Camp was voted 9th

Elsa Kopje

• Good Safari Guide Awards 2009 – Elsa’s Kopje voted Best Safari Camp in Eastern Africa

• International Property Award Winner – Best Development – 2008

• 101 Best Hotels – Tatler Travel Guide 2007

• 5 of the Best Safaris for Children – Travel Weekly Magazine, July 2006

• 10 of the World’s Coolest Pools – The Daily Telegraph, Spring 2005

• Recipient of Africa’s 1st Bronze Eco-rating Certificate, Ecotourism Society of Kenya (ESOK) 2003

Serena Awards and Accolades

Virgin Holidays WORLD TRAVEL MART, LONDON Awards

Best Africa Hotel, Silver Award -  Serena Beach Hotel & Spa

East Africa’s Most Respected Company Awards

Condè Nast Traveller MAGAZINE Annual ‘100 Best Hotels’

9th position in Africa

Best City Hotel in Kenya - Nairobi Serena Hotel- Twende & TN MAGAZINE –Quest for the Best Awards

Africa’s Leading Green Hotel  Nairobi Serena Hotel, a member of the Leading Hotels of the World- World Travel Awards 2009

Kenya’s Leading Hotel - Nairobi Serena Hotel, a member of the Leading Hotels of the World- World Travel Awards 2009

SGS International Certification for Food Safety and Hygiene- World Travel Awards 2009

Nairobi Serena Hotel- World Travel Awards 2009

Sweetwater’s Tented Camp

Good Food 2 Rosettes Award -SAGA AWARDS 2009

Governors’ Camp

2009 Travel and Leisure Awards

Governors’ Camp is voted 4th best hotel in Africa and Middle East and 9th best hotel in the World

 

Awards 2008

Little Governors' Camp

• World Travel Awards for 2008 – Best Camp in Kenya

Little Governors’ Camp

World Travel Awards 2008

Best Camp in Kenya :

Winner – Little Governors’ Camp in the Masai Mara has been rated as the top safari camp in Kenya by the prestigious World Travel Awards for 2008.

Serena Group

Best Business Hotel in Kenya- Nairobi Serena Hotel- Twende & TN MAGAZINE

Best City Hotel in Kenya- Nairobi Serena - Twende & TN MAGAZINE

TPS Serena Hotels, finalist in the Global Business Category- Tourism for Tomorrow Awards

African Investor Award - Tourism for Tomorrow Awards

Africa's Leading Hotel Brand -Serena Hotels- World Travel Award

Africa's Leading Green Hotel  -Nairobi Serena Hotel- World Travel Award

 

Awards 2007

Little Governors' Camp

• World Travel Awards for 2007 – Best Camp in Kenya

Little Governors’ Camp

World Travel Awards 2007

Best Camp in Kenya:

Winner – Little Governors’ Camp in the Masai Mara has been rated as the top safari camp in Kenya by the prestigious World Travel Awards for 2007

Travel News – Quest for the Best

Governors’ Camp was voted Best Tented Camp in Kenya by the readers of Travel News

Governors Camp

• Travel News – “Quest for the Best” 2007 - Best Tented Camp in Kenya

Serena Hotel

Award- TRAVEL & LEISURE MAGAZINE – “World’s Best Awards”

Sweetwaters Tented Camp

Amboseli Serena Safari Lodge

East Africa’s Most Respected Company of the year (Tourism Category)

TPS Serena Hotels

Super Brand East Africa Certification

TPS Serena Hotels

Serena Group

Award-THE TRAVEL NEWS  MAGAZINE–Quest for the Best

Best City Hotel in Kenya - Nairobi Serena Hotel, member of the Leading Hotels of the World

 

Awards 2006

Little Governors' Camp

• World Travel Awards for 2006 – Kenya’s Leading Hotel

Serena

TRAVEL & LEISURE MAGAZINE– “World’s Best Awards”

Mara Serena Safari Lodge

Sweetwaters Tented Camp

National Environment Management Authority

Best Industry in stopping climate change through tree planting

Awarded to Serena Mountain Lodge

East Africa’s Most Respected Company year (Tourism Category)

TPS Serena Hotels

 

Awards 2005

Governors Camp

• Condé Nast Traveller Gold List 2005 – Best Places to stay in Africa

Mfangano Island Camp Kenya

• Elite Traveler Magazine Best of the Best Awards 2005 – Voted as one of the world’s top 5 “Island Resorts”

Little Governors' Camp

• Conde Nast Traveller Magazine 2005 Gold List Awards

• Best Places to Stay in Africa 2005 - Best camp in Kenya

Classic Safari Camps Website

 

Awards 2004

Little Governors Camp

• Sunday Times Travel Magazine 2004 Award for world’s “Best Wilderness Experience”

•   No 2 Conde Nast Traveller Magazine 2005 Gold List Awards

Governors Camp

No 2 Travel News & Lifestyle, “Quest for the Best” Award for 2004

No 7 Conde Nast Traveller Magazine 2005 Gold List Awards

Loldia House

A certificate of appreciation from the Ministry of Education in recognition of supporting Education Development in the Division

 

Awards 2003

Little Governors' Camp

Condé Nast Traveller Gold List 2003

Condé Nast Traveller Gold List 2003

Conde Nast Traveller Magazine 2003 Gold List Awards

Classic Safari Camps Website

 

Awards 2002

Woburn Residence Malindi

Woburn Residence Club won the prestigious International Award for Tourist, Hotel and Catering Industry 2002 Trophy, awarded by the hospitality industry's top professionals, the Trade Leaders Club, in conjunction with the International Tourism Fair - ranked in the world's top five fairs - Madrid, Spain.