At the Africa Gala Ceremony of the World Travel Awards, the Saxon Hotel, Villas & Spa received industry honours, not only as South Africa’s, but also as Africa’s Leading Boutique Hotel.

Shambala Private Game Reserve, which was officially included as part of the Saxons all-inclusive urban bush offering in 2015, also won honours as South Africa’s,  as well as Africa’s Leading Private Game Reserve.

In addition to these coveted awards (voted for by travel and tourism professionals), tribute was paid to the Saxon’s iconic Nelson Mandela Platinum Suite, with the awards of both South Africa and Africa’s Leading Hotel Suite 2017.

Long-time managing director, George Cohen, credits the Saxon’s continued success to its core philosophy.
“Our offering is tailor-made, responding to individual requests with a uniquely South African touch…”
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