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Those of you who’ve visited Silvan Safari know it as a unique slice of heaven. A place of memories and moments that stir your soul. We’ve always maintained that Silvan is a celebration of the intricate manner in which all life is interconnected. And that includes you, our wonderful guests!

We’ve always strived to make Silvan not only a place to be seen but also to be felt. And with all of this in mind, we have some fantastic news to share with you all.

We’re Officially Africa’s Leading Luxury Lodge!

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Once again, Silvan Safari is proud to have won two awards in the prestigious World Travel Awards. Silvan has successfully retained its titles as the winner in both South Africa’s and Africa’s Leading Luxury Lodge categories for the fourth consecutive year!

What Comes Next?

Silvan Safari, mejor lodge de lujo de África en 2018. Silvan Safari has retained two of its titles in the 2021 World Travel Awards.

Following these prestigious achievements, we have the opportunity to also retain our title as the World’s Leading Luxury Lodge once again.

Voting is easy. Follow the simple steps in our blog here and vote for us in the category of World’s Leading Luxury Lodge.


The Silvan Safari team ready to go get vaccinated Our team is ready to welcome you back. Credit: Silvan Safari

We’d like to extend our heartfelt thanks to our guests, supporters and those who took the time to vote for us.

To our team, we hope this news makes you smile wider, walk taller and fill you with a sense of pride, for this is every bit as much recognition for the incredible work you do as it is for the lodge. Perhaps the simplest way to recognise your contribution to Africa’s Leading Luxury Lodge is by describing it as parallel to the spirit of “ubuntu”. “I am because we are” is the personification of your contributions.

Our guests, fans, and team are all woven into the fabric and history of Silvan, and it’s thanks to all of you that we can share this magical place with others. We’re 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.

Come Visit Africa’s Leading Luxury Lodge

africa's leading luxury lodge Enjoy a top-shelf African experience at Silvan Safari.

Are you ready to sample the best of the African continent? Join us at Africa’s Leading Luxury Lodge (that’s us, by the way). We can’t wait to share Silvan with you!

If you’re ready to start planning your trip to Silvan Safari, contact our Travel Experts today!