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Silvan Safari is a place where dreams come to life, where timeless memories await in every corner of the majestic African bush. It’s memories like these that live on in the hearts and minds of our guests long after they’ve left African soil, leaving them hungry for more. Silvan Safari is and always will celebrate the intricate manner in which all life is connected. A place that stirs the soul and is truly “felt” by all who enters its presence.

Nature’s Stage on the Global Stage

Once again, Silvan Safari is proud to have been nominated in the prestigious World Travel Awards. The goal is to keep our titles as the winner in both South Africa’s and Africa’s Leading Luxury Lodge categories for the fourth consecutive year – and for this, we need your help!

Voting is easy. Follow the simple steps below to help us take home the top spot in both of our nominated categories.

How to Vote for Silvan in the World Travel Awards

Step 1 – Click the Button & Vote for Silvan Safari


Click the “Vote Now” link above. If you have voted in the World Travel Awards before, you can log in using your account details. Vote for Silvan Safari, then proceed to Step 4! If you haven’t voted in the World Travel Awards before, click “Register” and proceed to Step 2.

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Step 2 – Register With World Travel Awards (If You’ve Never Voted)

If you’ve never voted before, you’ll have to register an account. When clicking on ‘VOTE’ as per Step 1, it will take you to the voter registration page on the World Travel Awards website. Fill in your details and enter the reCAPTCHA to prove you’re not a robot. Then click the ‘SUBMIT’ button, and you’re ready to go.

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Step 3 – Verify Your Email Address

A verification email will be sent to the email address you used to register. Check your email inbox, open the mail from the World Travel Awards (remember to check your spam or junk folder if it doesn’t show up in your inbox) and click on the ‘Verify Your Email Address’ button.

This link will direct you to a page to confirm your email address.

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Step 4 – Vote for Us

Once you’ve verified your email address or joined as a pre-registered voter, log in to the World Travel Awards voting platform. Here you’ll have to select a region, so choose “Africa”.

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Once the list has loaded, scroll to item 39 and click on “Africa’s Leading Luxury Lodge”.

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Select “Silvan Safari, South Africa”, and it will automatically cast your vote!

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Find us in our other nomination category by selecting “South Africa” from the menu on the left. Keep scrolling until you reach item 11. Then follow the same process as outlined above to vote for Silvan in the World Travel Awards there too!

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After you’ve submitted your vote, we’d love for you to share these instructions with your friends and family to encourage them to vote for us too. As the saying goes, every vote counts.

Our guests, fans and team are all woven into the story and history of Silvan, and it’s thanks to all of you that we can share this magical place with others. We are forever grateful for the role you play in how our tale continues to unfold!


About the World Travel Awards

The World Travel Awards is the most prestigious and renowned annual awards programme across the travel, tourism and hospitality industries. Since its establishment in 1993, the platform has sought to acknowledge, reward and celebrate excellence across these sectors. Today, the World Travel Awards brand is recognised globally as the ultimate hallmark of industry excellence.