Haute Grandeur Global Hotel Awards:
The Haute Grandeur Global Hotel AwardsTM was established as an independent and unbiased initiative to honour the very highest achievements from across the global hotel industry in 2014, recognising exceptional contributions by outstanding hotels. Unbiased results are guaranteed by placing emphasis on quality feedback from guests, rather than quantity of votes by a panel of judges or general public. For the hotel industry winning a Haute Grandeur Global Hotel Award is more than an Award it provides the public with a golden stamp of guaranteed hospitality.
The Haute Grandeur Global Awards™ was hosted on 1 November 2018 at Palazzo Versace Dubai. Splendor and elegance set the scene for a spectacular occasion, with winners from over 60 countries attending the red-carpet Gala Ceremony in Dubai – hosted by Thai celebrity emcee Able Wanamakok. Pondoro was the recipient of not one, but 3 awards:
- Best Game Lodge in Africa
- Best Bush Lodge in South Africa
- Best Safari Retreat in South Africa