One&Only Cape Town's three new awards strengthens its position as the leading resort in South Africa

One&Only Cape Town is the proud recipient of three new awards. The resort was recognized as South Africa’s leading Hotel at the World Travel Awards. Cape Town was given the award as the best destination in South Africa, but it was One&Only Cape Town that took the top spot as the best general hotel in the country. Condé Nast Traveler also announced the results of its 30th annual Readers’ Choice Awards with One&Only Cape Town recognized as #7 in the Top Hotels in Africa category. In the same week, Nobu Cape Town, one of the two signature resort restaurants, was recognized by the JHP Gourmet Guide as one of 21 top South African Restaurants for its excellent cuisine.

World Travel Awards exists to recognize, acknowledge and celebrate excellence in the travel tourism and hospitality. Condé Nast Traveler Readers’ Choice Awards is voted by over 300,000 readers and is the longest running awards program in the travel industry. The JHP Gourmet Guide using a plating rating system that has been applauded for its global credibility and impartiality.

“This has been an outstanding week for our resort. I am very proud that not only has One&Only Cape Town has been honored again but we have also moved higher up the ranks in the Condé Nast Traveler Readers’ Choice Awards for 2017,” commented Richard Lyon, General Manager, One&Only Cape Town. “To be nominated for these three awards by our guests and restaurant reviewers, reflects the level of service excellence that One&Only Cape Town pride ourselves in, and is a true testament to our incredible team.”

One&Only Cape Town sets the scene for outstanding experiences and memorable moments at South Africa’s most vibrant urban destination. Situated at the centre of Cape Town’s Victoria & Alfred Waterfront, overlooking the marina and with panoramic views across to Table Mountain, the resort serves as a gateway to a myriad of experiences throughout the continent – from cultural city adventures, mindful moments to the exploration of the world-renowned Cape wine region.

One&Only Resorts was created exclusively for the ultra-luxury market and conceived as a hallmark of excellence. With the evolution of the One&Only portfolio, with the introduction of One&Only Nature Resorts, One&Only Urban Resort and One&Only Private Homes, these new experiences will complement the existing award-winning resort collection, set in some of the most beautiful locations in the world. A vivid and intoxicating celebration of life—glamourous in style but wonderfully unstuffy by nature, One&Only offers guests a distinctive style and personality borne of its local culture, a genuine hospitality and a lively energy that is unparalleled.

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About One&Only

Created exclusively for the ultra-luxury market, One&Only is conceived as a hallmark of excellence. Set in some of the most beautiful locales in the world, each award-winning resort offers guests a distinctive style and personality borne of its local culture, a genuine hospitality and a lively energy that is unrivalled. One&Only has announced the expansion of the portfolio with the inclusion of resorts in nature, urban centres and One&Only Private Homes. These new experiences will complement the existing resort collection including One&Only Reethi Rah in the Maldives; One&Only Le Saint Géran in Mauritius; One&Only Royal Mirage and One&Only The Palm in Dubai; One&Only Palmilla in Los Cabos, Mexico; One&Only Cape Town in South Africa; Emirates One&Only Wolgan Valley in The Blue Mountains in Australia and One&Only Nyungwe House in Rwanda. As part of the new portfolio, One&Only has announced a second resort in development in Rwanda, One&Only Gorilla’s Nest, as well as One&Only One Za’abeel in Dubai. Other resorts in development include One&Only Desaru Coast in Malaysia, One&Only Kéa Island in Greece and One&Only Portonovi in Montenegro, the first properties for the collection in Europe, and two new resorts in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico, One&Only Mandarina and One&Only Xala. More information on One&Only is available at oneandonlyresorts.com