2016 – Certificate of Excellence
“TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence” – TripAdvisor Awards

2016 – Gold
“Best for Beach Tourism” – Responsible Tourism Awards

2015 – Silver
“Best for Engaging People & Culture” – Responsible Tourism Awards

2013 – Finalist
“Best Community Safari Property in Africa” – Safari Awards

2013 – Finalist
“Best Ecological Safari Property in Africa” – Safari Awards

2012 – Winner
Conde Nast Traveler World Saver Awards – “Doing it all” Category for Small Resorts

2011 – Winner
“ToDo Awards” – International Contest for Socially Responsible Tourism

2011 – Winner
“Best in Community Empowerment” – Kutoa Community Impact Awards

2009 – Winner
“Africa’s Leading Responsible Tourism Company” – World Travel Awards

2008 – Winner
“Best Small Hotel” – Responsible Tourism Awards

2008 – Finalist
“Green Spaces Travel Award” – Times Newspaper

2008 – Gold
“World Quality Commitment Award” – Business Initiative Directions

2008 – Honourable Mention
“Education” – Conde Nast Traveler World Savers Awards

2007 – Finalist
“Best Poverty Reduction” – Responsible Tourism Awards

2006 – Finalist
“Best Protected Area” – Responsible Tourism Awards

2005 – Finalist
“Best tourism and Conservation” – World Tourism for Tomorrow Awards

2005 – Finalist
“Best Overall Business” – Africa SMME Awards

2005 – Winner
“Best Tourism and Transport” – Africa SMME Awards

2003 – Winner
“Best Investor in Niassa Province, Mozambique” – Government of Mozambique


For Lovers of Africa

Many people who return to Africa may struggle to explain why exactly they come back. But they know with a certainty that each year, no other destination will offer quite the same excitement. What is it about Africa that makes you want to return?

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The best 10th anniversary we could have wished for! Beautiful remote location, stunning beach, only matched by the friendly service and the food! We will be back soon!

Duran & Alexa, South Africa, April 2015