Awards and Affilitaions
Savanna has been awarded 5 stars by the Tourism Grading Council of South Africa. Star grading is an independent assessment based on overall quality and facilities with 5 stars the highest category.
The Automobile Association has rated Savanna a 'Superior' AA quality assured establishment. Properties are visited by highly trained assessors and those found to present the traveller with decor and furnishings of exceptional quality together with outstanding levels of professionalism are graded AA Superior.
In addition the newly introduced Sun and Sun Ray rating system has awarded Savanna 5 Suns as well as the prestigious Premier distinction of exceeding an overall 8.5 Sun Ray rating. This system takes into account the overall safari experience including accommodation, lodge facilities, service, available activities and unique features. It includes the quality of wildlife viewing and adds bonus scores for involvement in conservation and the social upliftment of local communities. It rates, for the first time ever, the standard of development and management of the game reserve in which the lodge is situated, the game that can be seen, the vehicles in which guests spend eight hours a day off-road in the bush, and the training and experience of rangers and trackers.