Here's looking at you

19 November 2015

2015: It has been a tough year, but better than we expected and we are delighted to see a great increase in business for 2016. THANK YOU for your continued support.

HIGHLIGHTS
  • #WHERESCLASSICS - we had fun with our hashtag created purely for all our travels! We've been to 5 of the 7 continents visiting large cities, tiny villages and everything in-between.
  • EDUCATIONALS - we've had hosted trips to Zambia and Kenya, and I've taken Lara on an extended trip through East Africa, she has visited Zambia with Ilse, and been to see some of our South African product. Katie is hosting a group in Tanzania right now!
  • AWARDS - our portfolio has been raking it in! Here are some of the recent accolades:
    • National Geographic Traveler World Legacy Awards - The Bushcamp Company has just been announced a finalist in Engaging Communities. Well deserved! Winners will be announced at ITB Berlin 2016.
    • Condé Nast Traveler Readers' Choice Awards - Top 25 Hotels in Africa (Gibb's Farm, Giraffe Manor & Le Quartier Français)
    • The Safari Awards - most romantic safari property in Africa (Chem Chem Lodge), best value safari property in Africa (Old Mondoro) and various country awards - (our portfolio is winners of best guiding team, best ecologically responsible, best community-focused, best cuisine, best family safari, best location, best marine safari experience, best design, best value and, of course, best new safari property).
    • Eat Out Mercedes-Benz Restaurant Awards - The Tasting Room at LQF voted #3.
    • Great Wine Capitals Best of Wine Tourism Awards - Delaire Graff Estate is the 2016 global winner for art & culture and regional winner for wine tourism restaurants. Boschendal is the regional winner for accommodation.
  • DOCUMENTARY - we've created the 2020 AND BEYOND video that sparked conversation and the generation of new ideas.
SNEAK PREVIEW OF 2016
We are planning exciting things! Next year will see us ditch the shotgun approach and take up a sniper position. Don't shoot us for it.

Now that you have read all the way down to here, you clearly don't have enough to do. CLICK HERE to contact us for last minute availability - and send your guests!

Happy selling!
Suzanne

Giraffe Manor

Giraffe Manor is a peaceful retreat to start or end a safari in East Africa and has become an icon of Nairobi’s historical landscape, and with just 12 luxury rooms, it is one of the most exclusive places to stay in the city. Located in the leafy suburbs of Langata on a 140 acre sanctuary of indigenous forest, Giraffe Manor offers a unique opportunity to meet the resident giraffe, all of whom are the endangered Rothschild species...

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